Malcolm Events in History

2015 Event - Australia's Liberal Party votes in Malcolm Turnbull to replace Tony Abbott as prime minister; Abbott had received majority backing from his party in a no-confidence vote just seven months ago

2010 Death - Malcolm McLaren, Sex Pistols manager/notorious for the banned "God Save the Queen" single, dies in New York.

2000 Death - Sir Malcolm Bradbury, writer/teacher, dies at 68

2000 Death - Jaime Cardriche, actor/wrestler, Malcolm and Eddie, dies at 32

2000 Death - Malcolm Wilson, American Politician

1997 Death - Malcolm Hughes, artist, dies at 77

1997 Death - Betty Shabazz, widow of Malcolm X, suffering from burns, dies at 63

1997 Event - Betty Shabazz, widow of Malcolm X, set afire by 12 year old grandson

1996 Death - Peter Malcolm Gordon Raleigh, journalist, dies at 77

1996 Death - George Malcolm Thomson, journalist, dies at 96

1996 Death - Malcolm MacEwen, writer, dies at 84

1996 Death - Jack Malcolm Thorpe Fleming Churchill, commando, dies at 89

1994 Death - Phillip Gilmore, actress (Malcolm X), dies at 38

1994 Death - David Malcolm Lewis, expert in Greek Epigraphy, dies at 56

1994 Event - Malcolm X's daughter arrested for plotting Louis Farrakham's murder

1992 Event - "Malcolm X" with Denzel Washington premieres in US

1992 Death - Malcolm Atterbury, actor (7 Days in May, Wild River), dies at 85

1992 Death - Alex Haley, U.S. writer (Autobiography of Malcolm X, Roots), dies at 70

1990 Death - Malcolm Muggeridge, WW II spy for Britain, dies at 87

1990 Death - Malcolm Hilton, English cricket slow left-arm (4 Tests), dies

1990 Death - Malcolm Forbes, CEO (Forbes Publishing), dies of a heart attack at 70

1990 Death - Malcolm S. Forbes, American Publisher

1988 Event - Malcolm Marshall takes 7-22 at Old Trafford, England all out 93

1987 Death - Malcolm Baldrige, Secretary of Commerce, dies of internal injuries

1985 Birthday - Frankie Muniz, born in Wood-Ridge, New Jersey, actor, racecar driver, competed in Atlantic Championship, appeared on 'Malcolm in the Middle' television sitcom

1984 Death - Malcolm H Kerr, 9th President of American University of Beirut, shot dead

1983 Event - Bob Hawke (Labour) defeats Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser (Cons)

1980 Event - Malcolm McDowell wed Mary Steenburgen

1978 Event - Test Cricket debut of Malcolm Marshall, vs. India at Bangalore

1973 Birthday - Malcolm Allen, Wauchope NSW Australia, swimmer 1996 Olympics

1972 Birthday - Malcolm Seabron, NFL wide receiver for the Houston Oilers

1972 Birthday - Malcolm Huckaby, NBA guard for the Miami Heat

1970 Birthday - Malcolm Jamal Warner, born in Jersey City, New Jersey, actor, Theodore-Cosby Show

1970 Death - Malcolm Keen, English actor (Uncle Chris-Mama), dies at 82

1968 Birthday - Malcolm Frank, CFL cornerback for the Edmonton Eskimos

1968 Birthday - Malcolm Showell, WLAF defensive end for the London Monarchs

1968 Birthday - Malcolm Showell, WLAF defensive end for the Amsterdam Admirals

1967 Death - Malcolm Sargent, English conductor (Last Night of Proms), dies at 72

1965 Birthday - Veronica Webb, supermodel/actress, Jungle Fever, Malcolm X

1965 Death - Malcolm X, Little, black Moslem leader, assassinated in New York City at 39

1964 Event - Organization for Afo-American Unity forms in New York by Malcolm X

1964 Event - Malcolm X resigns from Nation of Islam

1964 Event - Malcolm X leaves Black Muslim Movement

1963 Birthday - Malcolm Gets, actor, Richard Karinsky-Caroline In the City

1963 Birthday - Malcolm Gladwell, American Journalist

1963 Birthday - Devon Malcolm, cricketer, in Jamaica England fast bowler 1989-95

1961 Event - Malcolm Ross and Victor Prather reach 34,668 m (record) in balloon

1958 Birthday - Malcolm Marshall, cricketer, WI quickie 1978-91, WI top wicket-taker

1957 Death - Malcolm Lowry, English writer (Ultramarine), dies at 48

1957 Birthday - Spike Lee, born in Atlanta, director, Mo Better Blues, Jungle Fever, Malcolm X

1956 Birthday - Malcolm Foster, rock bassist, Pretenders-Mystery Achievement

1955 Birthday - Malcolm Jarvis, cricket lefty paceman, Zimbabwe's 1st Test side

1953 Birthday - Malcolm Green, rocker, Split Enz-I Got You

1953 Birthday - Malcolm Young, born in Glasgow, Scotland, guitarist, AC/DC-Highway to Hell

1949 Death - Malcolm Campbell, English cyclist (world speed-record), dies at 63

1948 Death - Malcolm Campbell, English race driver, dies at 63

1947 Birthday - Malcolm McLaren, founded rock group, Sex Pistols 'God Save the Queen'

1946 Birthday - Malcolm Rifkind, British QC MP, Secretary of State for Defense

1945 Birthday - Malcolm "Mollie" Duncan, Scotland, saxophonist, Average White Band

1943 Birthday - Malcolm McDowell, born in Leeds, England, actor, Clockwork Orange, Caligula

1941 Birthday - Malcolm Longair, born in Dundee Scotland, astronomer, physicist, chairman of the Gemini Board, President, Royal Astronomical Society

1941 Birthday - Malcolm Francke, cricketer, leg-spinner, Ceylon 1956 to Qld 1984

1940 Birthday - Betty Shabazz, educator/talk show hostess/widow, Malcolm X

1939 Birthday - Malcolm Thornton, born in England, politician, Conservative party, Member of Parliament for Liverpool 1979 - 1983, Member of Parliament for Crosby 1983 - 1997

1936 Birthday - Malcolm Goldstein, composer

1936 Birthday - Malcolm Binns, concert pianist

1935 Event - 1st automobile to exceed 300 mph, Sir Malcolm Campbell (301.337 mph)

1935 Birthday - Malcolm J. Anderson, tennis champ, U.S. Open-1957

1935 Birthday - Malcolm Frager, born in St. Louis, Missouri, pianist

1934 Birthday - Malcolm Gill, deputy head, Bank for International Settlements

1933 Birthday - Malcolm Wallop, born in New York City, New York, Senator-R-Wyoming 1977 - 1995

1932 Birthday - Malcolm Bradbury, English Novelist

1932 Birthday - Ian Leslie, born in England, born Ian Lionel Malcolm Leslie, 21st Earl of Rothes, Scottish nobleman, served as Sub-Lieutenant, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

1932 Birthday - Malcolm Leyland Lipkin, composer

1932 Event - Malcolm Campbell drives record speed (253.96 mph) at Daytona

1931 Birthday - Malcolm Williamson, composer

1930 Birthday - Malcolm Fraser, Prime Minister of Australia, Liberal, 1975 - 1983

1928 Birthday - David Malcolm Lewis, expert in Greek Epigraphy

1927 Birthday - Peter [Malcolm] Dickinson, Zambia, sci-fi author, Heartsease

1925 Birthday - Malcolm X, Little, Detroit Red, Omaha NB, founder, Black Muslims

1925 Birthday - Malcolm Scott Carpenter, born in Boulder, Colorado, astronaut, Mercury 7-Aurora 7

1925 Birthday - Gerald Malcolm Durrell, Britain, zoologist/writer, Mockery Bird

1924 Event - Malcolm Campbell sets world auto speed record at 146.16 MPH

1924 Birthday - Malcolm Anson, CEO, Wessex Water Authority

1923 Birthday - Ellen Malcolm, painter

1922 Birthday - Malcolm Baldrige, Conn, U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1981 - 1987

1921 Birthday - Malcolm Arnold, Northampton England, composer, Bridge over River Kwai

1921 Birthday - Alex Haley, U.S., writer, Autobiography of Malcolm X, Roots

1920 Birthday - Malcolm Hughes, artist

1919 Birthday - Malcolm Forbes, publisher, Forbes Magazine

1919 Birthday - Peter Malcolm Gordon Raleigh, journalist

1918 Birthday - Malcolm Shepherd, born in England, born Malcolm Newton Shepherd, Lord Shepherd, 2nd Baron Shepherd of Spalding, politician, Labor Party, Leader of the House of Lords

1917 Birthday - Malcolm S. Forbes, American Publisher

1914 Birthday - Malcolm Wilson, American Politician

1911 Birthday - Malcolm MacEwen, writer

1909 Birthday - Malcolm Lowry, English novelist, Under the Volcano

1907 Birthday - Malcolm Atterbury, Philadelphia, actor, Jonas-Thicker than Water, Apples Way

1906 Birthday - Jack Malcolm Thorpe Fleming Churchill, commando

1903 Birthday - Malcolm Muggeridge, English writer, Observer of Life

1899 Birthday - George Malcolm Thomson, journalist

1898 Birthday - Malcolm Cowley, Belsano Penn, author, Flowering of New England

1898 Event - 18th U.S. Mens Tennis: Malcolm Whitman beats Dwight Davis (36 62 62 61)

1895 Birthday - Malcolm Sargent, English conductor, Promenade Concerts

1887 Birthday - Malcolm Keen, Bristol England, actor, Uncle Chris-Mama

1885 Birthday - Malcolm Campbell, 1st auto racer to travel 5 miles/min, 8 km/min

1877 Birthday - Malcolm D. Whitman, tennis champ, U.S. Open-1898

1153 Event - Malcolm IV becomes king of Scotland

1093 Death - Margaret, widow of Scottish king Malcolm III, dies

1093 Death - Edward Macduncan, Scottish crown prince/son of Malcolm II, dies in battle

1093 Death - Malcolm III MacDuncan, king of Scotland, dies in battle