November 21 Deaths in History - November 21 Birthdays - November 21 Events
1999 Quentin Crisp, "writer, life-stylist", The Naked Civil Servant, dies at 89
1997 Ismail Fahmi, external minister of Egypt in (1973-77), dies
1996 Bernard William George Rose, organist, dies at 80
1996 Edward George Edwards, chenist, dies at 82
1996 Virginia Downing, actress (Gig, Butterfield 8), dies at 92
1995 Dorothy Jeakins, costume designer, dies at 81
1995 George Ivan Smith, diplomat, dies at 80
1995 Peter Grant, rock band manager, dies at 60
1995 Smilin' Jim Eames, singer/songwriter, dies at 71
1994 Manfred Longer, Austrian/Dutch gay disco owner, dies at 42
1993 Bill Bixby, actor (My Favorite Martian), dies of prostate cancer at 59
1993 Christopher Frank, director/actor (Annee Des Meduses), dies at 50
1993 Emile Ardolino, director (Sister Act), dies of AIDS at 50
1993 Jim McLaughlin, Buffalo radio newsman (WKBW), dies at 59
1993 Bruno Rossi, Italian Scientist
1992 Kaysone Phomvihane, Prime Minister of Laos 1975 - 1991, dies
1992 Severino Gazzelloni, Italian flautist, dies
1991 Daniel Mann, U.S. director (Rose tattoo), dies of heart failure at 79
1991 David "Sonny" Werblin, AFL owner for the New York Jets, dies at 81
1991 Prior Jones, West Indian cricket pace bowler (9 Tests 1948-52), dies
1991 Sonny Werblin, New York sports impresario, dies at 81
1988 Carl Hubbell, pitcher for the New York Giants-253 wins, 2.97 lifetime ERA, dies in an auto accident
1987 James E Folsom, (Alabama-Gov, 1947-51, 1955-59), dies at 79
1986 Jerry Colonna, actor (Jerry Colonna Show), dies at 82
1982 Lee Patrick, actress (Henrietta-Topper, Maltese Falcon), dies at 75
1981 Harry Von Zell, TV announcer (Burns and Allen), dies at 75
1980 Jim Parks Sr, Kent cricket all-rounder (only Test for England), dies
1976 Niles Welch, actor (Cornered), dies at 88
1975 G Gunnarsson, writer, dies at 86
1974 Frank Martin, Swiss composer (In Terra Fax), dies at 84
1972 Karel Haba, Czechoslovakian violinist and composer, dies at 74
1967 Florence Reed, actress (Black Panther Club), dies after illness at 84
1963 Luis Cernuda, Spanish poet (Perfil del Aire), dies at 61
1963 Pierre Blanchar, actor (Man From Nowhere), dies at 71
1963 Robert Stroud, "bird man of Alcatraz", dies
1959 Max Baer, U.S., heavyweight boxing champ (1934), dies at 49
1958 Mel Ott, New York Giant baseball star (1926-1947), dies at 49
1954 Karol Rathaus, composer, dies at 59
1954 Professor Werner Elert, German Lutheran theologist, dies at 69
1952 Henriette Roland Holst-de Schalk, marxist author, dies at 82
1952 William Green, union chairman AFL 1924 - 1952, dies at 79
1948 Bokke RS Pollema journalist/author (Lock of hair and loen), dies at 65
1945 Robert Benchley, U.S. humorist (My 10 years in a quandary), dies at 56
1945 Ellen Glasgow, American Novelist
1942 James Barry M Hertzog, South African premier (1914-39), dies at 76
1941 Juanita Spellini, first women executed in California
1938 Leopold Godowsky, pianist/composer, dies at 68
1932 Vito Pardo, Italian sculptor (Columbus monument Argentina), dies
1928 Hermann Sudermann, German author (Frau Sorge), dies
1926 Joseph McKenna, American Politician
1924 Florence Harding, American First Lady
1922 Ricardo Flores Magon, Mexican Journalist
1920 Caryl Florio, composer, dies at 77
1920 William James Robjohn, composer, dies at 77
1916 Franz Jozef I, King of Austria/Hungary, dies
1916 Franz Joseph, Austrian Statesman
1907 Gaetano Braga, composer, dies at 78
1907 Harry Boyle, round-arm cricket bowler (12 of Australia's early Tests), dies
1899 Garret Augustus Hobart, 24th Vice President, dies
1882 Sergei G Netsjajev, Russian nihilist, dies at 35
1875 Friedrich A Lange, philosopher/socialist (Neo-Kantianism), dies at 67
1870 Karel J Erben, Czechoslovakian poet (Ruiker), dies at 69
1863 Joseph Mayseder, composer, dies at 74
1837 Thomas Babington, British Poet
1830 Karoly Kisfaludy, Hungarian literary (Irene, Mohacs), dies at 44
1817 Richard B Garnett, killed during Pickett's Charge, Brigadier General
1813 William Russell, composer, dies at 36
1811 Heinrich W von Kleist, German playwright, dies at 34
1728 Fjodor M graaf Apraksin, Russian General-Admiral, dies at about 57
1710 Barnardo Pasquini, composer, dies at 72
1695 Henry Purcell, English composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
1624 Jakob Bohme, German philosophical mystic, dies (birth date unknown)
1610 Benedict van Canfield, William Fish, English missionary, dies
1580 Willem Van Hoorn, baron of Heze, governor of Brussels, executed
1555 Georg Agricola, Bauer, German mineralogist (zinc), dies at 61
1481 Ikkyu Sojun, Zen head of Daitokuji temple, dies in Kyoto, Japan at 87




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