March 28 Deaths in History - March 28 Birthdays - March 28 Events



2006 Caspar Weinberger, American Public Servant
2005 Tom Bevill, Representative-D-Alabama 1967 - 1997, died from heart problems at age 84
2004 Art James, game show host/announcer, ", The Who, What, Where Game, ", dies at 74
2004 Peter Ustinov, actor/writer, Spartacus, dies at 82
2000 Anthony Powell, British Novelist
1996 Barbara McLean, film Editor, dies at 86
1996 Charles Barnet "Roscoe" Harvey, soldier, dies at 95
1996 Edith Fowke, folklorist, dies at 82
1996 Hans Blumenberg, philosopher, dies at 75
1996 James Herbert Lloyd Morrell, bishop, dies at 89
1996 Ken Dibbs, actor (Suddenly, Party Girl, High Society), dies at 78
1996 Shin Kanemaru, Vice President of Japan (1986-87), dies at 81
1996 Simon Harcourt Nowell-Smith, British bibliophile, dies at 87
1995 Hugh Edward R O'Connor, actor (In the Heat of the Night), ODs at 32
1995 Vivienne Byerley, publicist, dies at 88
1994 Albert Goldman, U.S. biographer (Lives of John Lennon), dies at 66
1994 Eugene Ionesco, playwright (Rhinoceros, Bald Soprano), dies at 84
1994 John Logan Gorlay, journalist, dies at 74
1992 Wendell Mayes, writer, dies of cancer at 72
1991 Carlos Montalban, actor (Bananas), dies at 85
1990 Helene Fortescu Reynolds, actress (Bermuda Mystery), dies at 65
1987 Maria Augusta Trapp, singer (Trapp Family Singers), dies at 82
1987 Patrick Troughton, actor (Dr. Who-Dr. Who), dies at 56
1986 Victor J Lopez, actor (Chuey-Man From Atlantis), dies at 39
1986 Virginia Gilmore, actress (Jennie, Western Union), dies
1985 Marc Chagall, French painter, dies at 97
1985 Nand Baert, Belgian radio/tv-host, dies at 53
1984 Kenneth Whitty, 1st sec at British Embassy in Athens, shot dead
1983 Ank [Anna M] van der Moer, actress (Verkade, Dutch Comedy), dies at 71
1983 Martinus A Jansen, bishop of Rotterdam (1956-70), dies at 77
1980 Dick Haymes, actor (Real Life, Betrayal), dies
1980 Jesse Owens, 4 Gold Medals 1936 Olympics, dies at the age of 66
1979 Emmett Kelly, circus clown (Weary Willy), dies at 80
1975 Renzo Massarani, composer, dies at 77
1974 Dorothy Fields, U.S. singer (Way you Look Tonight), dies at 68
1974 Francoise Rosay, actress (Interlude, Women in Prison), dies at 82
1973 Hakuun Yasutani, Zen teacher/co-founder (Sanbo Kyodan), dies
1971 Felix Wolfes, composer, dies at 78
1969 Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th president/general WWII, dies in Washington at 78
1969 Dwight D. Eisenhower, American President
1965 VAA Mary, English princess, dies at 67
1963 Alec A Templeton, composer/pianist (Alec Templeton Time), dies at 52
1960 Ian Keith, U.S. actor (Ramses I-10 Commandments), dies at 61
1958 Chuck Klein, Philadelphia Phillie home run hitter, dies at 53
1958 William C. Handy, U.S. conductor and composer (St. Louis Blues), dies at 84
1958 William Christopher Handy, American Musician
1957 Christopher Morley, American Author
1956 Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup, vocalist, dies of a heart attack
1954 Francis B Young, British physician/writer (In South Africa), dies at 69
1953 James Francis Thorpe, decathelete, 2 Gold Medals 1912 Olympics, dies at 64
1950 Georgine M "May" Basting, actress (Occupier), dies at 67
1949 Grigoras Dinicu, composer, dies at 59
1947 Rudolph Hermann Simonsen, composer, dies at 57
1944 Chayyim Most, Rabbi/Maggid of Kovono, killed by nazis
1944 Stephen Butler Leacock, writer/economist (Literary Lapses), dies at 75
1943 Sergei Vasilievitch Rachmaninov, Russian composer/pianist, dies at 69
1942 Herman A van Karnebeek, Dutch foreign minister (1918-27), dies at 67
1942 Miguel Hernadez Gilabert, Spanish poet (Viento del Pueblo), dies at 31
1941 Virginia [Adeline] Woolf-Stephen, author (To Lighthouse), suicide 59
1941 Virginia Woolf, British Author
1928 Giuseppe Ferrata, composer, dies at 63
1927 Karl Prohaska, composer, dies at 57
1914 Hanus Trnecek, composer, dies at 55
1910 Edouard [Judas] Colonne, French violinist and conductor, dies
1908 John Eliot, English meteorology, dies at 68
1907 Pavel Ivanovich Blaramberg, composer, dies at 65
1896 E Rundle Charles, writer, dies
1889 Matilde "Tillie" Ziegler, killed by husband William Kemmler
1887 Ditler G Monrad, Danish bishop/premier (1863-..), dies at 75
1885 Fredrick Vilhelm Ludvig Norman, composer, dies at 53
1881 Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky, composer, dies at 42
1880 Achille Peri, composer, dies at 67
1880 Eelco Refer, linguistic (Oera Linda Book?), dies at 49
1877 Vincenzo Fioravanti, composer, dies at 77
1868 James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan, dies at about 70
1865 Albert G Bilders, Dutch landscape painter, dies at 26
1863 James Cooper, U.S. attorney/senator/Union-Brigadier-General, dies at 52
1860 Johann Ludwig Bohner, composer, dies at 73
1856 Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer, dies at 76
1849 Stephan L Endlicher, Austrian priest/botany, dies at 44
1847 Mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer, dies at 67
1840 Simon-Antoine-Jean Lhuillier, Swiss mathematician, dies at 89
1818 Giuseppe Antonio Capuzzi, composer, dies at 62
1801 Ralph Abercromby, English army commander (North Holland), dies at 66
1799 Etta L J "baronne" Palm-Aelders, Dutch adventurer/spy, dies at 55
1712 Jan van der Heyden, Dutch inventor (street lantern), dies at 75
1701 Domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
1687 Constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
1677 Wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69
1673 Adam Pijnacker, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, buried at 51
1566 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79
1285 Martinus IV, Simon de Brion, Pope (1281-85), dies
1134 Stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of Cateaux/saint, dies
593 Guntram, French king in Burgundy, dies at about 67
193 Publius Helvius Pertinax, Roman Emperor (192-93), assassinated











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