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1987Lee Marvin, actor (Cat Ballou, Gorky Park), dies in Tucson Ariz at 63

1877Brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies of peritonitis at 76

August 29th Deaths
Date Event
29
John the Baptist, beheaded 
886
Basilius I, the Macedonier, Byzantine emperor (867-886), dies 
1093
Hugh I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1057) 
1123
King Eystein I of Norway (b. ca. 1088) 
1395
Duke Albert III of Austria (b. 1349) 
1442
John VI, Duke of Brittany (b. 1389) 
1523
Ulrich von Hutten, German poet/humanist/patriot, dies at 35 
1526
Louis II, King of Hungary/Bohemia, dies in accident at 20 
1533
Atahualpa, last Inca King of Peru, murdered by Spanish conquerors 
1542
Cristovão da Gama, Portuguese soldier (born c. 1516) 
1625
John Fletcher, Henry VIII 
1653
Gillesz de Hondecoeter, painter/Hostage rights, buried at about 49 
1657
John Lilburne, English dissenter 
1712
Gregory King, English statistician (law of King), dies at 63 
1738
Georg Reuter, composer, dies at 81 
1758
Gerard Van Wage, historian, dies at 75 
1758
Stepan F graaf Apraksin, Russian general-fieldmarshal, dies at 56 
1769
Edmond Hoyle, games expert, dies (birth date unknown) 
1780
Jacques-Germain Soufflot, French architect (b. 1713) 
1782
Richard Kempenfelt, Royal Navy Admiral drowns (b. 1718) 
1799
Pius VI, [Giovanni A Braschi], Italian Pope (1775-99), dies at 71 
1821
Horace Coignet, composer, dies at 86 
1844
Edmund Ignatius Rice, Irish founder of the Christian Brothers and Presentation Brothers (b. 1762) 
1856
Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck, British Christian writer (b. 1778) 
1861
Franz Joseph Glaser, composer, dies at 63 
1865
John Brough, US publisher/(gov-R-Ohio), dies at about 54 
1876
Felicien Alpar David, Un pique-nique chez Osiris 
1877
Brigham Young, 2nd president of Mormon Church, dies of peritonitis at 76 
1889
Stefan Dunjov, Banat Bulgarian military figure (b. 1815) 
1891
Pierre Lallement, inventor of the bicycle (b. 1843 or 1844) 
1893
Aleksei N Apuchtin, Rus poet (Stichotvorenia), dies at 52 [OS=8/17] 
1904
Murad V, sultan of Turkey (1876), dies 
1908
Lewis H. Redner, Boogie Nights 
1909
Emil C Hansen, Danish physiologist, dies 
1910
Allen Hill, cricket bowler (England, 2 Tests), dies 
1910
Johann O Backlund, Swedish astronomer, dies at 64 
1910
John YWJ Eilerts de Cock, sea officer (Suriname), dies at 44 
1914
... Machagovsky, Russian general (Tannenberg), dies in battle 
1916
Holger Holm, Døden 
1918
Max Dauthendey, writer, dies at 51 
1918
Max Dauthendey, The Ring of the Empress 
1921
Joel Asaph Allen, US zoologist (rule of Allen), dies at 83 
1923
Bernard J. Durning, The Devil Within 
1925
Florence Smythe, The Voice in the Fog 
1927
Emil Sondermann, Die zweite Mutter 
1928
Richard B Haldane, British viscount/lord-chancellor, dies at 72 
1928
Gabriel Marie, Little Caesar 
1929
John Jasper, The Immigrant 
1930
William Archibald Spooner, English writer (b. 1844) 
1930
Georgette Méliès, Une partie de cartes 
1931
David Abercrombie, Abercrombie & Fitch founder 
1932
Calvert Carter, Wild and Woolly 
1933
Georgy Eduardovich Konyus, composer, dies at 70 
1935
Astrid S L T Bernadotte, Queen of Belgium/Princess of Sweden, dies 
1935
Charles Lee Williams, composer, dies at 82 
1935
Carl Erickson, Mystery of the Wax Museum 
1938
Frigyes Karinthy, Trip Around My Cranium 
1939
Paul Cremonesi, Maytime 
1940
Arthur De Greef, composer, dies at 77 
1940
John Binns, The Grapes of Wrath 
1941
Henri Louis, French officer/resistance fighter, executed at 40 
1941
Jan L G "Yvan" Doornik, Dutch resist fighter in France, executed at 36 
1942
Charles Urban, Combatting the Elements 
1942
Claudette Mawby, Dance of the Paper Dolls 
1944
Charles Maynard, Cobra Woman 
1944
Vladimir Podgornyy, Zoya 
1945
Constantin Tanase, Visul lui Tanase 
1946
J E Feenstra, Nazi military police commandant, executed 
1946
Milan Harasta, composer, dies at 26 
1947
Manolete, Torero 
1949
Willie Hopkins, Swat the Fly 
1950
John Christian, Delinquent Daughters 
1950
Leonard Craske, The Ace of Death 
1950
Dan Sayre Groesback, Samson and Delilah 
1953
William Warters, The Girl, Glory 
1953
Darrell Fancourt, Never Let Me Go 
1957
Paul Ceblin, Carlos schönstes Abenteuer 
1959
Frank Dae, In Old Chicago 
1960
Alexander Gauge, actor (Adv of Robin Hood), dies at 46 
1960
Hazza el-Majali, PM of Jordan is assassinated 
1960
Vicki Baum, writer, dies 
1960
Alexander Gauge, Murder in the Cathedral 
1960
Vicki Baum, Grand Hotel 
1966
Sayyid Qutb, Egyptian theoretician (b. 1906) 
1966
Emil Burri, Die ungleichen Brüder 
1968
Victor Sutherland, dies at 79 
1968
Ulysses S. Grant III, American soldier and planner (b. 1881) 
1970
Mary Clare, dies at 76 
1972
Lale [Liselotte H] Anderson, Ger night club performer/singer, dies 
1972
Rene Leibowitz, composer, dies at 59 
1973
Michael Dunn, short actor (Justine, Boom, Madigan), dies at 38 
1973
Stringer Davis, actress (Mouse on the Moon, Miranda), dies at about 77 
1974
Judith Furse, Black Narcissus 
1975
Eamon de Valera, Irish president (1937..59), dies at 92 
1975
Leland T Weed 
1976
Anissa Jones, actress (Buffy-Family Affair), ODs at 18 
1976
Jimmy Reed, rocker, dies of epileptic seizure at 50 
1976
Kazi Nazrul Islam, Bengali poet, musician, revolutionary and philosopher (b. 1899) 
1977
Jean Hagen, actress (Dead Ringer, Shaggy Dog, Arena), dies at 54 
1977
Brian McGuire, Australian racing driver (b. 1945) 
1978
Karl Hartl, The Life and Loves of Mozart 
1978
Giorgio Capecchi, The Woman Thief 
1978
Emma Roldán, Hell Without Limits 
1979
Mary Marquet, actress (Landru, Paris Canaille), dies at 84 
1979
Carlos Otero, Young Sánchez 
1979
Pawel Baldy, Sól ziemi czarnej 
1979
Richard Towers, The Killing 
1981
Lowell Thomas, newscaster (High Adventure), dies in Pawling NY at 89 
1981
Lowell Thomas, It's a Bird 
1982
Ingrid Bergman, Swedish actress (Anastasia, Gaslight), dies on 67th birthday 
1982
Lehman Engel, US composer (Streetcar Named Desire), dies at 71 
1982
Nahum Goldmann, pres Zionist World Organization, dies at 87 
1982
Ingrid Bergman, Casablanca 
1982
Osman Yusuf, The Streetfighter 
1982
Alberto Castillo Arraez, Flor del campo 
1982
Lehman Engel, Twelfth Night 
1982
Nahum Goldman, Who Shall Live and Who Shall Die? 
1983
Simon Oakland, actor (Toma, Kolchak, Baa Baa Black Sheep), dies at 61 
1983
William Goyen, writer, dies at 68 
1983
Arthur Kohl, Beulah Meets the Eel 
1983
Harry Watton, Harry Watton 
1983
Simon Oakland, Psycho 
1983
Gabi Jobba, A fekete macska 
1983
William Goyen, The Left Handed Gun 
1983
Joe Agosto,  
1984
Muhammad Naguib, Egyptian statesman (b. 1901) 
1984
Amelia Liggett, Dowry for Ilona 
1984
Cyril Bouda, Hrnecku, var! 
1984
Ruth Berglund, Fürst Woronzeff 
1984
Pina Menichelli, The Fire 
1984
Harry Delmar, After the Show 
1984
Pierre Gemayel, The Storm 
1985
Alexander Abramsky, composer, dies at 87 
1985
Evelyn Ankers, actress (Black Beauty, Jungle Woman), dies at 67 
1985
Patrick Barr, actor (Black Orchid, On the Run), dies at 77 
1985
Romaine Birkmeyer, The Ten Commandments 
1985
Paul Kligman, Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer 
1985
Evelyn Ankers, The Wolf Man 
1985
Patrick Barr, Octopussy 
1986
Ellis Achong, cricketer (West Indies 1933-35, "chinaman"), dies 
1986
Erhard 'Bimbo' Weller, Milo Barus, der stärkste Mann der Welt 
1986
Alfred Fagon, R.H.I.N.O.; Really Here in Name Only 
1986
Jimmie Short, Hollywood Barn Dance 
1986
Irena Grywiczówna, Jadzia 
1986
Mario Pardo, La vida de Carlos Gardel 
1987
Lee Marvin, actor (Cat Ballou, Gorky Park), dies in Tucson Ariz at 63 
1987
Archie Campbell, American country music comedian (b. 1914) 
1987
Lee Marvin, The Dirty Dozen 
1987
Bernadene Hayes, Great Guy 
1987
Archie Campbell, Episode #5.21 
1987
Anna Glomb, Talk About a Stranger 
1987
Henryk Bak, Hazardzisci 
1988
Dorothy Bennett, Always in My Heart 
1988
Chuck Lyles, Sweet Jesus, Preacherman 
1988
Jean Weidt, Darf ich Petruschka zu dir sagen? 
1989
Peter Scott, English explorer, naturalist, and painter (b. 1909) 
1989
Mnislav Hofman, The Nun's Night 
1989
Tage Holmberg, A Ship Bound for India 
1989
Peter Scott, Expedition to Bulgaria 
1989
Pierre Sabatier, Agent of Doom 
1989
Giorgio di Sant'Angelo, Cleopatra Jones 
1989
Joe Collins,  
1990
Sandy, dog in the play Annie, dies at 16 
1990
Stuart Fleming, Funny Lady 
1990
Paula Pfluger, Wenn 'Götz' befiehlt 
1990
Manly Hall, Nostradamus IV 
1990
Manley P. Hall, When Were You Born 
1991
Dallas Adams, British painter/writer/actor (Terror from Within), dies 
1991
Daniel Ocko, dies of respiratory condition at 78 
1991
Dixie Dunbar, [Charlotte King], dies of heart attack at 72 
1991
Kathryn Cravens, news correspondent, dies at 92 
1991
Libero Grassi, Italian underwear manufacturer/anti mafia, dies 
1991
Paul S'Jongers, De piramide 
1991
Dixie Dunbar, Pigskin Parade 
1991
Dallas Adams, The Abominable Dr. Phibes 
1991
Alekos Sakellarios, Alloimono stous neous 
1991
Daniel Ocko, Taras Bulba 
1992
Mary Norton, children book author (Borrowers), dies at 88 
1992
Teddy Turner, comedian, dies at 75 
1992
József Tuli, Kálvária 
1992
Wolfgang Güllich, Cliffhanger 
1992
Aleksandr Vlasov, Armiya 'Tryasoguzki' 
1992
Teddy Turner, Dracula 
1992
Mary Norton, The Secret World of Arrietty 
1992
Weng Weng, For Y'ur Height Only 
1992
Monroe W. Burbank, The Paleface 
1993
Dorian Corey, actor (Paris is Burning), dies of AIDs at 56 
1993
Henry J "Harry" Smeets, dealer of Volkskrant, dies at 56 
1993
Kirsti Ortola, Pohjanmaa 
1994
Arthur Ernest Mourant, haematologist, dies at 90 
1994
Gladys Marea Hartman, athletics Administrator, dies at 74 
1994
Jean-Marie Vincent, Haitian Catholic priest, shot dead 
1994
Michael Peters, dies of complications due to AIDS at 46 
1994
Phillip Gilmore, actress (Malcolm X), dies at 38 
1994
Tushar Kanti Ghosh, longest serving newspaper editor, dies at 93 
1994
Monique Alves, Aventuras de um Paraíba 
1994
Michael Peters, Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit 
1994
Margit Gáspár, Fel a fejjel 
1995
Frank Perry, US dir (Diary of Mad Housewife, David & Lisa), dies at 65 
1995
Harry Broadhurst, British airman, dies at 89 
1995
Jack Stoddart, designer/socialist, dies at 70 
1995
Thomas Strittmatter, writer, dies at 33 
1995
Harry Broadhurst, Douglas Bader 
1995
John Gilmore, The Magic Sun 
1995
Frank Perry, Mommie Dearest 
1995
Thomas Strittmatter, Viehjud Levi 
1995
Henry Urgoiti, Independence Day 
1995
Michael Ende, The NeverEnding Story 
1995
Enrique Carreras, La industria del matrimonio 
1995
Michael Shea, Marjoe 
1996
Miguel Godreau, Altered States 
1996
Charles O'Neal, The Seventh Victim 
1997
Irén Hamala, Az életbe táncoltatott leány 
1997
Christina Paischeff, Bedragen 
1997
Boleslaw Michalek, Danton 
1997
Velimir Lukic, Sablazan 
1998
Henryk Bak,  
1998
Charlie Feathers, Kill Bill: Vol. 1 
1999
Éva Adorján, Kalotaszegi Madonna 
1999
Lew Schwarz, The Cracksman 
1999
Willy Rathnov, Along Came a Soldier 
1999
Luca Sportelli, Uomini di parola 
1999
Mickey Cherney, Falling in Love Again 
1999
Corinne Opsahl, One for the Money 
2000
Willie Maddren, English footballer (b. 1951) 
2000
Shelagh Fraser, Star Wars 
2000
Evelyn Sherwood, The New Tom & Jerry Show 
2000
Eduardo Guedes, Bearskin: An Urban Fairytale 
2000
Francisco Dantas, Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands 
2000
Antony Bacchus, Illegal Entry 
2000
Marko Todorovic, Zikina dinastija 
2000
Rose Hobart, Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 
2000
Colé Santana, Tabu 
2001
Graeme "Shirley" Strachan, Australian singer (Skyhooks), TV and radio star (b. 1952) 
2001
Francisco Rabal, Spanish actor (b. 1926) 
2001
Francisco Rabal, Viridiana 
2001
Graeme Strachan, Cold Harvest 
2002
Alan MacNaughtan, Scottish actor (b. 1920) 
2002
Luis Carandell, Episode dated 11 March 1990 
2002
Paul Tripp, The Christmas That Almost Wasn't 
2002
Frigyes Marton, Család ellen nincs orvosság 
2002
Heinz Berlau, Der Brocken 
2002
Alan MacNaughton, Patton 
2002
Judith Gick, School for Husbands 
2003
Ayatollah Sayed Mohammed Baqir al-Hakim, Iraqi political leader (b.1939) 
2003
Patrick Procktor, English artist (b. 1936) 
2003
Michel Constantin, French film actor (b. 1924) 
2003
Peggy Bolton, Stolen Moments 
2003
Michel Constantin, The Hole 
2003
Patrick Proctor, Dancing at Lughnasa 
2003
Robert Hupp, Miracle of the Heart: A Boys Town Story 
2003
Alec Kamp, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl 
2004
Hans Vonk, Dutch conductor (b. 1942) 
2004
Ernie Whitecloud, Riven: The Sequel to Myst 
2004
Michael O'Mara, The Lion King 
2004
Hans Vonk, Ronin 
2004
Sally Rawlinson, Footlight Rhythm 
2004
Ed Forsyth, On Any Sunday II 
2005
Nihat Akçan, Kurt kanunu 
2005
Barry Cowsill, Family Band: The Cowsills Story 
2005
George F. Simmons, The Swarm 
2005
Harold Kehoe, Dominion 
2005
Fritz Rowoldt, Hausmänner 
2006
William Cahn, Brooks Robinson 
2006
Mady Saks, Ademloos 
2006
Fred Bornet, No Whistles, Bells, or Bedlam 
2006
Lykke Nielsen, Tomorrow My Love 
2006
Gene Simmons, Fun in Acapulco 
2006
Gerald Green, The Last Angry Man 
2006
David M. Haber, Pretty Woman 
2006
Bill Stewart, 101 Dalmatians 
2007
Richard Jewell, central figure in the 1996 Centennial Olympic Park bombing (b. 1962) 
2007
Pierre Messmer, French politician and Prime Minister (b. 1916) 
2007
Alfred Peet, Dutch-American entrepreneur and the founder of Peet's Coffee & Tea (b. 1920) 
2007
James Muir Cameron Fletcher, New Zealand industrialist (b. 1914) 
2007
Pierre Messmer, Escadrons de la mort: L'école française 
2007
Richard Jewell, The Big One 
2008
Geoffrey Perkins, British comedy producer (b. 1953) 
2008
Geoffrey Perkins, Blackadder Back & Forth 
2008
Jayshree Gadkar, Sadhi Manse 
2008
Nicole Jonesco, The Twelve Tasks of Asterix 
2008
Jacqui Landrum, The Big Lebowski 
2008
Melissa Martin, Death Becomes Her 
2008
Glen Tackett, Flight of the Living Dead 
2009
Yolanda Varela, Con quién andan nuestras hijas 
2009
Jack Michon, Going Home 
2009
Simon Dee, Episode #1.65 
2009
Judit Matatek, Blind Guys 
2009
Robert Schindler, Episode dated 13 April 2006 
2009
Darlene Enlow, Once in a Vial 
2009
Edwin Johnsson, Världens skönaste land - Final 
2009
Chris Connor, Episode #1.76 
2009
Mady Rahl, Sharks and Little Fish 
2010
Veronica Bozza, 2009 CMT Music Awards 
2010
Ary Fernandes, Zona de Perigo 
2010
James Deuter, Payback 
2010
John Wyckham, The Comedy of Errors 
2010
Gary Moody, A Perfect World 
2010
Jason Farro, Struggle 
2010
Appie Baantjer, Moord in extase 
2010
James F. Claytor Sr., American Dreamer 
2010
Gwen Gaze, The Secret of Treasure Island 
2010
Ranald Graham, Sweeney! 
2010
Mauno Kuusisto, Kertokaa se hänelle... 
2011
Tony Sale, Enigma 
2011
Honeyboy Edwards, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story 
2011
Nicolás Mancera, Bicho raro 
2011
Junpei Takiguchi, Metropolis 
2011
David Pressman, One Life to Live 
2011
Eddy King, The Thin Red Line 
2011
María Maluenda, American Rebel: The Dean Reed Story 
2012
Hans Jürgen Diedrich, Streichquartett 
2012
Ronald Collins, Youth in Revolt 
2012
Barry L. Gold, The Apprentice 
2012
Bakir Tanovic, Ime covjeka 
2012
Said Aburish, Episode #1.1 
2013
Bruce C. Murray, Is the Universe Full of Life? 
2013
Bert Tenzer, 2000 Years Later 
2013
Norbert Mahler, Der Flieger 
2013
Darren Manzella, Don't Ask, Don't Tell/Garden of Eden/A-Rod 
2014
Tony Carito, Curry Cookies 
2014
Brasse Brännström, My Life as a Dog 
2014
Pierre Brabant, Rue des Pignons 
2014
Rosella Towne, The Adventures of Jane Arden 
2014
Sofia Scandurra, Taur, il re della forza bruta 
2014
Michael Kustow, Pandaemonium 
2014
Ryûko, Hakatakko junjô 
2014
Henryk Ryszka, Susza 
2015
Jean Louvet, Hiver 60 
2015
Wayne Dyer, The Shift 
2016
Veteran Israeli politician Ben Eliezer dies aged 80 
2016
WWE legend Harry Fujiwara, AKA Mr. Fuji, dies aged 82 
2016
Juan Gabriel, legendary Mexican singer-songwriter, dies aged 66 
2017
Former Michigan State basketball coach Jud Heathcote dies at age 90 
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