July 11 Deaths in History - July 11 Birthdays - July 11 Events

2014 Tommy Ramone, former drummer and the last living member of punk rock band The Ramones, dies at age 65 of cancer
2007 Claudia Johnson, dies at 94, of natural causes
2004 Laurance Rockefeller, venture capitalist/philanthropist, founded the American Conservation Association, dies at 94
2004 Joe Gold, American Businessman
2004 Walter Wager, American Novelist
1996 Louis Gottlieb, musician, dies at 72
1996 Martin Corbett, gay activist, dies at 51
1995 John Cruickshank, French scholar, dies at 70
1994 Alan David Melville, polymath, dies at 82
1994 Bart Scheepens, actor and director, dies of AIDS at 50
1994 Charles "Lefty" Edwards, saxophonist, dies at 67
1994 Gary Kildall, creator of CP/M, dies at 52
1994 James Topping, author of CP/M, dies at 52
1994 Lex Humphries, born in New York City, New York, drummer, music style mixed world music with jazz, worked with John Coltrane, Yusef Lateef, dies at 57
1994 Wim Jurg, corrector/chairman (Werelddambond FMJD), dies at 49
1993 Deng Yingchao, high ranking communist China official, dies at 88
1993 Denis Tomlinson, South Africa cricket leg-spinner, dies
1993 Henri van Soede, sub commandant (WW II), dies at about 83
1993 Kelly Ahrendt, 1st death by rabies in New York since 1954, dies
1993 Mario Bauza, Cubans/US jazz musician, dies at 82
1993 Sergey Vozovikov, cosmonaut, dies during underwater test at 34
1992 Annette Fischer, Danish chairman Amnesty International, dies
1992 Antoon J Hubben, mayor of Maasbree/President KVM/Unie BLHP, dies at 73
1991 Hitoshi Igarashi, Japanese interpreter (Satanic Verses), murdered
1991 James McCallion, actor (PT 109, Big Combo), dies at 72
1990 Onno Molenkamp, Dutch actor (Ciske the Rat, Lifespan), dies at 67
1989 Laurence Olivier, acting great (Hamlet), dies at 82
1987 Thomas F Waddell, founder (Gay Olympics), dies of AIDS at 50
1984 Karel Mengelberg, composer, dies at 81
1983 Kenneth Millar, American Writer
1980 Boleslaw Woytowicz, composer, dies at 80
1980 Peggy Knudson, actress (April-So This is Hollywood), dies at 57
1975 Kurt Pinthus, writer, dies at 89
1974 Par Lagerkvist, Swedish author (Dwarf, Nobel 1951), dies at 83
1973 Alexander Vasilyevich Mosolov, Russian composer (Zavod), dies at 72
1973 Isabel Randolph, actress (Mrs Nester-Our Miss Brooks), dies at 83
1973 Robert Ryan, U.S. actor (Dirty Dozens, Longest Day), dies at 63
1971 Carleton Young, actor (Court of Last Resorts), dies at 64
1971 John W. Campbell, U.S., sci-fi writer (Space Beyond), dies at 61
1966 Delmore Schwartz, U.S. poet/critic (Shenandoah), dies at 52
1965 Ray Collins, actor (Halls of Ivy, Perry Mason), dies at 75
1964 Maurice Thorez, Secretary-General French Communist Party, dies at 64
1962 Owen D. Young, American Businessman
1960 Gunnar Olof Bjorling, Fin-Swedish language poet (Kiri-ra!), dies at 73
1958 Karel Wellens, Flemish painter, dies at 69
1957 Aga Khan III, leader of ismailieten (Indian transition), dies
1950 Timotei Popovici, composer, dies at 79
1948 Gerhard Kittel, German anti-semite theologist, dies
1948 King Baggot, actor (Tish, San Francisco), dies at 68
1944 Wolfgang Redlich, German major/pilot, dies in battle
1942 Simon de la Bella, Dutch president (NVV), dies in Dachau
1937 George Gershwin, composer (American in Paris), dies at 38
1926 Gertrude M L Bell, British archaeologist (Desert and Sown), dies at 57
1924 Erich Muhsam, writer, dies at 46
1921 Gabriel Lippmann, French physicist, dies at 75
1916 Rik Wouters, Belgian painter/sculptor (Doll Virgin), dies
1914 Julius Rodenberg, Levy, German writer (Die Deutsche Rundschau), dies
1909 Simon Newcomb, celestial mechanics authority (Stars), dies at 74
1898 Charles Chanoine, French lt/mass murderer in Senegal, dies
1896 Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81
1896 Hendrik G Kleyn, church historian dies at 36
1889 Gyula Reviczky, Hungarian author and poet, dies at 34
1882 Eugene L Simonis, Belgian sculptor, dies on 72nd birthday
1876 Ottho G Heldring, vicar (H-gestichten), dies at 72
1874 Xavier FMG earl Merode, Belgian pontifical defense minister, dies at 54
1847 Joachim G le Sage at Trousers, RC foreman/publicist, dies at 71
1826 Carl Bernhard Wessely, composer, dies at 57
1806 James Smith, Irish / U.S. attorney and signer Declaration of Independence, dies at 87
1804 Alex Hamilton, killed by Vice President Aaron Burr in pistol duel near Weehawken
1781 Adolph Carl Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
1768 Jose Melchior de Nebra Blascu, composer, dies at 66
1763 Pehr Forskahl, Finnish botanist/explorer, dies
1690 Friedrich H duke van Schomberg, marshal, dies in battle at 75
1686 Michel Anguier, French sculptor, dies at 75
1667 John Fox, Amsterdam writer, buried
1649 Margaret Coventry, 1st English earl of Shaftesbury, dies
1593 Giuseppe Arcimboldo, 1st surrealist painter, dies (birth date unkn)
1553 Mauritius, duke/monarch of Saksen (1547-53), dies of injuries at 32
1540 Jan Szapolyai, anti-king of Hungarian, dies
1535 Joachim I Nestor, ruler (Brandenburg), dies at 51
1382 Nicholas van Oresme, French philosopher/bishop of Lisieux, dies at 62
1302 Jacques de Chatillon, count of Saint-Pol/Governor of Flaanders, dies
1302 Pierre Flote, French 1st legist/chancellor of king Philip IV, dies
1174 Amalrik I, Morri, French King of Jerusalem, dies
155 Pius I, bishop of Rome (approx 140-155)/saint/martyr, dies

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