January 14 Deaths in History - January 14 Birthdays - January 14 Events

2009 Ricardo Montalban, dies in Los Angeles, California, at 88
2004 Ron O'Neal, actor, Superfly, dies at 66
2004 Uta Hagen, actress/teacher, starred in original Broadway cast of Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, dies at 84
2002 Ted Demme, director, Beautiful Girls, dies at 38
1997 King Hu, film director, scriptwriter, set designer, directed films 'Come Drink With Me', 'Dragon Gate Inn', dies at 64
1996 Eric Briault, educationalist, dies at 84
1995 Alexander Gibson, British conductor/founder (Scottish Opera), dies at 68
1995 Alexander Gibson, conductor, dies at 69
1995 Mark Finch, film festival organizer, dies at 33
1995 Stafford WIlliam Somerfield, newspaper editor, dies at 84
1994 Esther Ralston, U.S. actress (Tin Pan Alley, San Francisco Docks), dies at 91
1994 Federica Montseny, anarchist and Spanish minister of Health (1936), dies at 80
1993 Elisabeth A de Vreugd, chambermaid for Dutch Queen, dies at 98
1993 Manfred Lachs, Polish lawyer (International Court of Justice), dies
1992 Hari Rhodes, actor (Earth II, Detroit 9000), dies at 59
1991 Sallah Kharaf, Abu Iyad, co-founder (Al-Fatah), assassinated
1990 David Arkin, actor (I Love You Alice B Toklas), dies
1988 Georgy M. Malenkov, Prime Minister of U.S.S.R. 1953 - 1955, dies at 86
1987 Douglas Sirk, director (Zu Neuen Ufern, Boefje), dies at 86
1986 Donna Reed, actress (Donna Reed Show, Dallas), dies of cancer at 64
1986 Walter Leblanc, Belgian painter, dies at 53
1985 Jetta Goudal, French actress (White Gold), dies at 86
1984 Mary Zeldenrust-Noordanus, Dutch sexuologist (NVSH), dies at 55
1984 Paul Ben Haim, composer, dies at 86
1984 Ray Kroc, founder of MacDonalds/owner San Diego Padres, dies at 81
1978 Blossom Rock, actress (Grandmamma-Addams Family), dies at 81
1978 Robert Heger, composer, dies at 91
1977 Abdul Razak bin Hussain, premier of Malaysia (1970-77), dies at 53
1977 Anais Nin, Cuban/American writer (Delta of Venus), dies at 73
1977 Anthony Eden, British premier (1955-57), dies at 79
1977 Peter Finch, actor (Network, Nun's Story, Judith), dies at 60
1976 Margaret Leighton, actress (Best Man, Go-Between), dies at 53
1974 Josef Smrkovsky, Czechoslovakia parliament chairman, dies at 62
1972 Frederik IX, Christiaan FFMKW, king of Denmark (1947-72), dies at 72
1971 Ethel Glenn Hier, composer, dies at 82
1970 John J "Johnny" Murphy, U.S. baseball pitcher (New York Yankees), dies at 61
1967 Renato Lunelli, composer, dies at 71
1966 Sergei Korolev, Russian space station constructor, dies
1965 Jeanette MacDonald, soprano (When I'm Calling You), dies at 63
1963 Gustav Regler, writer, dies at 64
1961 Ernest Thesiger, actor (Brass Monkey, Ghoul), dies at 81
1961 Henry Geehl, composer, dies at 79
1957 Humphrey Bogart, actor (Casablanca, Caine Mutiny), dies at 57
1956 Siegfried F Nadel, Australia/British anthropologist (Nuba), dies at 52
1949 Joaquin Turina, Spanish pianist/conductor/composer (Rima), dies at 66
1949 Harry Stack Sullivan, American Psychologist
1948 Anna "Ans" van Dike, Dutch Jewish Nazi-collaborator, executed at 42
1945 Sandor Vandor, composer, dies at 43
1944 Mohammed Emin Yurdakul, Turkish poet, dies at about 74
1943 Adolf Sandberger, composer, dies at 78
1931 William Ernst Johnson, British mathematician, dies
1929 Cornelis W. Lely, Dutch Governor of Suriname (1902-05), dies at 74
1925 Willem Devout, self employed (V and Dreesmann), dies
1924 Arne Garborg, Norwegian playwright (Mannfolk), dies at 72
1916 Otto Ammon, German anthropologist/sociologist, dies at 73
1912 Otto Liebmann, German philosopher (Kant and Epigones), dies at 71
1909 Sinovi P Rozhestvensky, Russian admiral, dies at 60
1908 Holger Drachmann, writer, dies
1907 Karl von Perfall, composer, dies at 82
1905 Ernst Abbe, German physicist (Carl Zeiss Optics Company), dies at 64
1902 Cato M Guldberg, Norwegian mathematician, dies at 65
1901 Charles Hermite, French mathematician (e is transcendent), dies at 78
1901 Mandell Creighton, English bishop/historian, dies at 57
1901 Victor Balaguer, Catalaans historian/politician/author, dies at 76
1898 Lewis Carroll, writer (Alice in Wonderland), dies at 65
1890 Francesco D'Arcais, composer, dies at 59
1888 Stephen Heller, composer, dies at 74
1887 Friedrich von Amerling, Austrian painter, dies at 83
1887 Peter "Peerke" Donders, missionary (Father of Melaatsen), dies at 77
1868 Heinrich Schenker, Austrian musicologist (Ursatz), dies at 66
1850 Anthony van Hoboken, Rotterdam merchant/ship owner, dies at 93
1847 Governor Bent, 5 others in U.S. occupation, killed by revolt in New Mexico
1830 Johann G Repsold, German instrument maker, dies at 59
1822 Franz Innocenz Joseph Kobell, German landscape painter, dies at 72
1817 Pierre-Alexandre Monsigny, composer, dies at 87
1802 Marie Allard, French ballerina, dies at 59
1766 Frederik V, king of Denmark/Norway (1746-66), dies at 42
1742 Edmund Halley, genius eclipsed by Newton, dies at 85
1742 Edmond Halley, English Scientist
1676 Pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian (opera)composer, dies at 73
1648 Casparus Barleaus, Flemish theologist/poet (Muiderkring), dies at 63
1623 Paolo Sarpi, Italian church historian/politician, dies at 70
1595 Ferdinand, archduke of Austria/mayor of Bohemenia, dies
1301 Andreas III Arpad, king of Hungary (1290-1301), dies at 50
1236 Sava [Rastko], son of Serbia's king/saint, dies at 64
1163 Ladislaus I Arpad, king of Hungary (1162-63), dies
973 Ekkehard I, monk of St. Gallen (Vita Waltharii manu fortis), dies

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