November 26 Deaths in History - November 26 Birthdays - November 26 Events
2012 Joseph Murray, a Nobel prize winner, plastic surgeon and the first person to perform a kidney transplantation, dies at age 93
2004 Philippe de Broca, director, King of Hearts, dies at 69
1999 Ashley Montagu, anthropologist, The Natural Superiority of Women, dies at 94
1999 Ashley Montague, English Scientist
1997 Francis Paudras, designer/jazz fan, dies at 62
1996 Euphemia MacDonald May Moxon, dance producer, dies at 91
1996 Joan Hammond, singer, dies at 84
1996 Michael Bentine, British author/comedian (Reluctant Jester), dies at 74
1996 Paul Rand, graphic designer, dies at 82
1995 Charles Warrell, big Chief I-Spy writer/teacher, dies at 106
1995 David Briggs, record producer, dies at 51
1995 Max Fernandez, businessman/politician, dies at 52
1995 Sydney Dawson Bailey, pacifist/campaigner, dies at 79
1995 Terri Jewell, writer, dies at 40
1994 Arturo Rivera Damas, archbishop of El Salvador (1980-94), dies at 71
1994 David Bache, son of footballer Joe Bache, car designer, worked with Rover, dies at 69
1994 Nimrod Workman, folksinger, dies at 99
1993 Imad Aqal, Palestinian Izz-Danish al-Qassem-leader, shot to death
1993 Mart Kempers, sculptor, dies at 69
1992 Stephen Burks, actor (Kiss of a Killer), dies at 36
1991 Bob Johnson, U.S. hockey coach (Pittsburgh Penguins), dies at 60
1991 Dehl Berti, actor (Bullies), dies of heart attack at 70
1991 Francois Billetdoux, French author (Word Awake), dies in Philadelphia
1990 David White, actor (Bewitched), dies of heart attack at 74
1989 Ahmed Abdallah, president of Comores, dies
1987 Emmanuel Bondeville, composer, dies at 89
1987 Thomas G Lanphier, Jr., U.S. WW II pilot, dies at 71
1986 Betico Croes, Arubian politician, dies in an accident at 48
1986 Scatman Crothers, singer and actor (Shining, Chico and The Man), dies at 76
1985 Ransom Sherman, comedian (Father of Bride), dies at 87
1982 Dan Tobin, actor (I Married Joan, My Favorite Martian), dies at 73
1982 Juhan Aavic, composer, dies at 98
1982 Robert Coote, actor (Timmy-Rogues, Theodore-Nero Wolfe), dies at 73
1981 Machgielis "Max" Euwe, world chess champion (1935-37), dies at 80
1981 Max Euwe, Dutch
1980 Rachael Roberts, actress (This Sporting Life), dies at age 53
1974 Cyril Connolly, English Journalist
1973 Albert DiSalvo, Boston strangler, stabbed in prison
1973 John Rostill, born in Kings Norton, England, composer, bass guitarist, member, The Shadows, The Internst, rock and roll, pop genres, dies at 31 in Radlett, Hertfordshire
1971 Joe Adonis, U.S. crime-syndicate boss in New York and New Jersey, dies at 68
1970 B O Davis Sr, 1st black general, dies at 93 in Chicago
1968 Arnold Zweig, German antifascist/author (Junge frau 1914), dies at 81
1966 Harold Burrage, U.S. singer/pianist (Got to Find a Way), dies at 35
1966 Siegfried Kracauer, writer, dies at 77
1965 Wild Bill Elliott, cowboy actor (49'ers), dies of cancer at 60
1963 Amelita Galli-Curci, Italian soprano, dies
1962 Albert P Sarraut, Indo-China premier (1933, 36), dies at 90
1961 Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer, dies at 86
1959 Albert William Ketelby, composer, dies at 84
1957 Aleksei M Remizov, Russian author (Iveren), dies
1957 Billy Bevan, actor (White Sin), dies at 70
1956 Tommy Dorsey, big bandleader, dies at 51
1950 Hedwig Courts-Mahler, German author, dies at 83
1943 Edward H "Butch" O'hare, U.S. pilot/lt-comdr, dies in battle
1939 James Naismith, Basketball inventor, dies
1938 Henry Schultz, U.S. farm commune, dies
1933 Edward Julius Biedermann, composer, dies at 84
1929 Michele Esposito, composer, dies at 74
1928 Reinhard Scheer, German Admiral (WW I), dies at 65
1927 Jean-Louis Pisuisse, Dutch performer (governess), assassinated at 47
1926 John M Brown, U.S. weapons constructer, dies
1925 Johannes Haarklou, composer, dies at 78
1923 Alexander V Amfiteatrov, Russian/French/Italian writer, dies at 60
1885 Thomas Andrews, Irish physicist/chemist (ozone), dies at 71
1883 Sojourner Truth, abolitionist/women's rights advocate, dies at 96
1882 Otto T Freiherr von Manteuffel, premier of Prussia, dies
1880 Guilherme Antonio Cossoul, composer, dies at 52
1866 Adrien Francois Servais, composer, dies at 59
1866 Carl Jonas Love Almquist, composer, dies at 72
1857 Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, German poet (That Freier), dies at 69
1855 Adam B Mickiewicz, Polish poet (Polish Legion), dies at 56
1854 Matthijs Siegenbeek, literature (Defeated German Spelling), dies
1822 Johann Baptist Henneberg, composer, dies at 53
1821 Friedrich Heine, composer, dies at 57
1810 Nicolas Etienne Framery, composer, dies at 65
1809 Nicolas-Marie Dalayrac, composer, dies at 56
1778 Jean-Noel Hamal, composer, dies at 68
1776 Dov Baer of Mezhirech, hassidic rabbi, dies
1688 Philippe Quinault, French playwright (L'amant Indiscreet), dies at 53
1661 Don Luis Mendez de Haro, premier of Spain (1643-61), dies at about 63
1653 Maximilian Teellinck, vicar, dies at about 51
1651 Henry Ireton, English gen/parliament leader (Marston Moor), dies at 40
1504 Isabella I, Catholic Queen of Castille and Aragon (1474-04), dies at 53
1267 Gozzolini Silvester, Italian hermit/saint, dies
1240 Edmund Van Abingdon, archbishop of Canterbury/saint, dies
1126 Al-Borsoki, emir of Aleppo-Mosoel, assassinated
399 Siricius, Italian Pope (384-99), dies




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