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2008Estelle Getty, American actress, dies of Lewy body disease at 84

1934John Dillinger, shot dead at Biograph Theater in Chicago, at 33

1802Marie Francois Xavier Bichat, a founder of histology, dies from falling down stairs at 30

1950Mackenzie King, 10th Prime Minister of Canada, dies of pneumonia at 75

July 22nd Deaths
Date Event
1035
Robert II/I, Duke of Normandy, dies 
1362
Louis of Durazzo, Italian soldier (b. 1324) 
1387
French Ackerman, Ghent rebel/leader of Reisers, murdered at about 57 
1461
Charles VII, King of France (1422-61), dies at 58 
1477
Adolf van Egmond, duke of Gelre/earl of Zutphen, dies in battle at 39 
1497
Francesco Botticini, Italian painter, dies at about 52 
1499
Neithart Fox, [Jonker Fox], German passage leader, slain in battle 
1525
Richard Wingfield, English diplomat 
1619
Lawrence of Brindisi, Italian monk (b. 1559) 
1633
Trijntje Keever, presumed to have been the tallest woman ever (b.1616) 
1635
Pietro Antonio Tamburini, composer, dies at 45 
1645
Gaspar de Guzman, premier of Spain (1621-43), dies at 58 
1676
Clement X, [Emilio Altieri], Italian Pope (1670-76), dies at 86 
1726
Hugh Drysdale, British Colonial Governor of Virginia 
1734
Peter King, 1st Baron King, Lord Chancellor of England 
1786
Vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71 
1789
Joseph-François Foulon, French administrator (b. 1715) 
1794
Jean-Benjamin de La Borde, composer, dies at 59 
1802
Marie Francois Xavier Bichat, a founder of histology, dies from falling down stairs at 30 
1826
Giuseppe Piazzi, monk/mathematician (found 1st asteroid), dies at 80 
1832
Napoleon II of France (b. 1811), son of Napoleon I dies of tuberculosis 
1840
Josef Jawurek, composer, dies at 83 
1848
Karl Guhr, composer, dies at 60 
1852
Auguste Marmont, French marshal (b. 1774) 
1861
Barnard Elliot Bee, US Confederate brig-general, dies at 37 
1863
Carl Schuberth, composer, dies at 52 
1864
James Birdseye Mcpherson, US Union gen-major, dies in battle at 35 
1864
William Henry Talbot Walker, Confederate gen-mjr, dies in battle at 47 
1868
Zikmund Michal Kolesovsky, composer, dies at 51 
1869
John A. Roebling, German-American civil engineer (Brooklyn Bridge), (b. 1806) 
1870
Josef Strauss, composer, dies at 42 
1880
Anna Caroline Oury, composer, dies at 72 
1902
Mieczysław Halka Ledóchowski, Polish Catholic Cardinal (b. 1822) 
1903
Cassius Marcellus Clay, American emancipationist (b. 1810) 
1904
Wilson Barrett, English actor (b. 1846) 
1904
Wilson Barrett, The Sign of the Cross 
1908
William Randal Cremer, Nobel Peace Prize laureate (b. 1828) 
1909
D v Liliencron, writer, dies at 65 
1910
Hawes Craven, Beerbohm Tree, the Great English Actor 
1915
Sir Sandford Fleming, Scottish-Canadian engineer and inventor (b. 1827) 
1916
James Whitcomb Riley, American author and poet (b. 1849) 
1916
James Whitcomb Riley, Little Orphant Annie 
1918
Indra Lal Roy, Indian pilot (b. 1898) 
1920
William Kissam Vanderbilt, member of the Vanderbilt family (b. 1849) 
1922
Jokichi Takamine, Japanese chemist (b. 1854) 
1922
John Motley Morehead III, American Chemist (commercial production of calcium carbide, important for welding), dies at 67 
1922
Alois Sedlácek, Marwille detektivem 
1922
George Thorne, Highlights from The Mikado 
1923
Sándor Virányi, Viola, az alföldi haramia 
1926
Willard Louis, Robin Hood 
1929
Bror Beckman, composer, dies at 63 
1929
Edouard baron Empain, Belgian builder (Heliopolis), dies at 76 
1929
Karol Karlinski, Na jasnym brzegu 
1932
Roosje Vos, Dutch trade union leader, dies at 71 
1932
Roses Fox, Trade union leader, dies at 71 
1932
Errico Malatesta, Italian anarchist (b. 1853) 
1932
Reginald Fessenden, Canadian inventor and radio pioneer (b. 1866) 
1932
Florenz Ziegfeld Jr., Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ 
1932
J. Meade Falkner, Moonfleet 
1934
John Dillinger, shot dead at Biograph Theater in Chicago, at 33 
1934
John Dillinger, Dillinger: Public Enemy No. 1 
1937
Ted McDonald, cricketer (43 wickets for Australia), dies in car crash 
1945
E.P. Evers, Drugged Waters 
1946
John McDermott, Three Wise Fools 
1949
Robert Cummings, Alias Jimmy Valentine 
1949
Robert Ford, Zivotem vedla je láska 
1950
William LM King, premier of Canada (1921-30, 35-48), dies at 75 
1950
Mackenzie King, 10th Prime Minister of Canada, dies of pneumonia at 75 
1950
William Lyon Mackenzie King, Johnny at the Fair 
1950
Warner Cruze, Scarface 
1951
Forrest Sherman,  
1951
Herman Schwab, Helleveeg 
1952
Antonio Maria Valencia, composer, dies at 49 
1952
August Balthazar, Belgian politician, dies at 58 
1952
Harry Carter, The Gray Ghost 
1952
Antonio María Valencia, Claroscuro (la tragedia de un gran músico) 
1953
Cy Kendall, actor (Mysteries of Chinatown), dies at 55 
1953
Wayne Rivers, Mr. Moto's Last Warning 
1953
Germaine Reuver, Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves 
1953
Cy Kendall, Tarzan's New York Adventure 
1954
Clements Ripley, Jezebel 
1954
Richard V. Spencer, The Taking of Luke McVane 
1955
Joseph Foley, actor (Mr Peepers), dies at 45 
1955
Hermann Krome, The Black Cat 
1955
Ben Piazza, Operator 13 
1955
Jack McEvoy, The House on 92nd Street 
1958
Karl Nunes, cricketer (1st WI Test captain 1928), dies 
1958
Michail M Zosjtsjenko, Russian author, dies at 62 
1958
Mikhail Zoshchenko, Russian writer (b. 1895) 
1958
Dragan Aleksic, Kacaci u topcideru 
1958
Baldo Minuti, Black Hand 
1958
Mikhail Zoschenko, Ne mozhet byt! 
1958
Michail Sostschenko, Der Seitensprung des Genossen Barkassow 
1958
Heinz Ritter, Versprich mir nichts! 
1959
Annie Mörk, Kaksi Vihtoria 
1960
Annette Westbay, The Boob 
1961
Eduard von Winterstein, The Blue Angel 
1964
Heinz Herald, The Life of Emile Zola 
1965
Arthur P. Schmidt, Some Like It Hot 
1967
Carl Sandburg, poet (Abraham Lincoln: Prairie Years), dies at 89 
1968
Giovanni Guareschi, Italian author: Don Camillo/Peppone, dies at 60 
1969
Hammy Love, cricketer (NSW wicket-keeper, played for Australia), dies 
1970
George Johnston, Australian journalist and novelist (b. 1912) 
1972
Hugo Kauder, composer, dies at 84 
1972
Pavel Borkovek, composer, dies at 78 
1974
Edna Lewis Thomas, US actress (Streetcar Named Desire), dies at 88 
1974
Lili Darvas, Hungarian actress (Szerelem, Cimmaron), dies at 68 
1974
Wayne L Morse, (Sen-D-Oregon), dies at 73 
1977
Erik Chitty, Doctor Zhivago 
1979
Hope Summers, actress (Clara-Andy Griffith Show), dies at 78 
1979
Soschtschenko, writer, dies at 83 
1979
Tony "Two-Ton" Galento, boxer/actor (On the Waterfront), dies at 69 
1979
Sándor Kocsis, Hungarian footballer (b. 1929) 
1979
Kathleen Case, Human Desire 
1979
Sandor Kocsis, A csodacsatár 
1979
Lyubomir Sharlandzhiev, Na vseki kilometar 
1979
Tony Galento, On the Waterfront 
1980
Fred Kaps [Abram PA Bongers], magician (world champ 1955), dies at 54 
1980
Keith Godchaux, Grateful Dead: The Closing of Winterland 
1980
Ali Tabatabai,  
1980
Sigfrido Burmann, A Fistful of Dollars 
1980
Fred Kaps, Episode #6.4 
1981
Fernand Rigot, Iceland Fishermen 
1982
Winicjusz Wieckowski, Wilczyca 
1982
Sonny Stitt, Jazz on a Summer's Day 
1983
Darrell Silvera, Notorious 
1983
Zana Zanoni, Khronika nochi 
1984
Giorgi Kalatozishvili, Kavkasieli tkve 
1984
Kurt Schiegl, Quest for Fire 
1984
George Blackwood, At Your Service 
1984
Dorothy Mae Fargo, Gone with the Wind 
1984
Ernesto Alban, En la mitad del mundo 
1985
Matti Järvinen, Olinhan siellä minäkin 
1986
Mahua Roy Chowdhury, Raj Purush 
1986
Fritz Goller, Der total verrückte Elterntausch 
1986
Adolf Král, Pricházejí z tmy 
1986
Elza Laranjeira, Areião 
1987
A G Kripal Singh, cricketer (14 Tests for India), dies 
1987
Alexander Hay, Bliss 
1987
Henri-François Rey, No Time for Ecstasy 
1987
Adele Comandini, Three Smart Girls 
1987
Andrea Miano, Caposaldo 
1987
Jack Lescoulie, Episode #1.1 
1987
Don McMahon, Game 4 
1988
Duane Jones, dies of cardiopulmonary arrest at 51 
1988
Luigi Lucioni, Italian, landscape painter (opera stars), dies at 87 
1988
Patrick Newell, Young Sherlock Holmes 
1988
Larry Clemmons, The Jungle Book 
1988
Duane Jones, Night of the Living Dead 
1989
Martti Talvela, Finnish bass (b. 1935) 
1989
Xaquín Lorenzo, Episode #1.65 
1989
Ferenc Katona, Story of My Foolishness 
1989
Martti Talvela, Die Zauberflöte 
1990
George Wood, dies of diabetes complications at 56 
1990
Preben Neergaard, Danish actor (Mordskab), dies of cancer at 70 
1990
Lucy Knoch, Executive Suite 
1990
Irene Ambrus, Lumpenball 
1990
Manuel Puig, Kiss of the Spider Woman 
1990
Otmar Nussio, The Lonely Voice of Man 
1990
Preben Neergaard, People Meet and Sweet Music Fills the Heart 
1991
Peteris Lucis, Zvejnieka dels 
1991
Ludwik Kasendra, Gdzie jest general? 
1991
Michal Adamczewski, The Great Battle 
1991
Keith Anthoni, El Paso Wrecking Corp. 
1991
André Dhôtel, Le maître de pension 
1992
David Wojuarowicz, artist (U2 album cover), dies of AIDs at 37 
1992
Souleiman Franjieh, president Lebanon (1970-76), dies 
1992
Wayne McLaren, model (Marlboro Man), dies of lung cancer at 51 
1992
Danica Mokranjac, Ljubavno pismo 
1992
Nina Pens Rode, Gertrud 
1992
Toto Karaca, Yasemin 
1992
Wayne McLaren, Cry for Me, Billy 
1992
Christian Blackwood, Private Conversations: On the Set of 'Death of a Salesman' 
1993
Torben Bille, The Sinful Dwarf 
1993
Ramón Tosas 'Ivá', Historias de la puta mili: La muerte de Arensivia 
1993
Juliusz Lubicz-Lisowski, Sexmission 
1993
Aleksei Presnetsov, Karbid und Sauerampfer 
1993
John E. Björling, Galgmannen 
1993
Piero Heliczer, Satisfaction 
1993
Marcel Oms, La nova cançó 
1994
Jim Healy, Rocky III 
1994
Wendell Franklin, Medium Cool 
1995
Dave Clark, music promoter/songwriter, dies at 85 
1995
Harold Larwood, cricket (98 wkts bowling for Engl 1926-34), dies at 91 
1995
Percy Humphrey, musician, dies at 90 
1995
Percy Humphrey, jazz trumpet player and bandleader in New Orleans, Louisiana, 90 
1995
Zbigniew Janiszewski, Trzy kroki od milosci 
1996
Courtney Alexandre Henriques Laws, community leader, dies at 65 
1996
Leon Shenandoah, native American leader, dies at 81 
1996
Peter Ludwig, businessman/art collector, dies at 71 
1996
Richard Day, engineer/development expert, dies at 48 
1996
Robert Collins, keyboard player, dies at 33 
1996
Tamara Danz, singer, dies at 43 
1996
Marek Sikora, Koniec wakacji 
1996
Forrest Wood, Soylent Green 
1996
Tamara Danz, Jetzt kommt die Süße 
1997
Vincent Hanna, Episode dated 24 January 1983 
1997
Kenneth Anspach, Five Graves to Cairo 
1997
Sondra Rodgers, Buried Treasure 
1997
Henry Willum, København, Kalundborg og - ? 
1998
Hermann Prey, German bass-baritone (b. 1929) 
1998
Vladimir Dudintsev, Belye odezhdy 
1998
Rolf Botvid, Sten Stensson kommer till stan 
1998
Alan Shepard, Moon Shot 
1998
Hermann Prey, Die Fledermaus 
1998
Marjorie Ralston, The Karnival Kid 
1998
Don Dunphy, Raging Bull 
1998
Michael Denison, Shadowlands 
1998
Judy Malcolm, G.I. Wanna Home 
1998
Corbett Monica, Broadway Danny Rose 
1999
Gar Samuelson, American musician (Megadeth) (b. 1958) 
1999
Janet Burrows, One Christmas 
1999
Mary Kerridge, Richard III 
2000
Eric Christmas, British actor (b. 1916) 
2000
Carmen Martín Gaite, Spanish author (b. 1925) 
2000
Claude Sautet, French film director (b. 1924) 
2000
Denny Gable, Pumping Iron 
2000
Claude Sautet, Un Coeur en Hiver 
2000
Eric Christmas, Mousehunt 
2000
Sluggo Carlsson, The Long Search 
2000
Yôko Maki, The Blossom and the Sword 
2000
Hiroko Maki, Wasabi 
2000
Kim Roberts, Sing and Swing 
2000
Carmen Martín Gaite, Emilia... parada y fonda 
2000
Robin Clarke, Aliens 
2000
Jörg Holm, Beim nächsten Kuß knall ich ihn nieder 
2001
Indro Montanelli, Italian journalist and historian (b. 1909) 
2001
Mikhail Volkov, Konets Saturna 
2001
Indro Montanelli, General Della Rovere 
2001
Miklós Mészöly, Magasiskola 
2001
Austin Green, Ring of Terror 
2001
Maria Gorohovskaya, Soviet Gymnasts 
2001
Frances Horwich, Ding Dong School 
2001
Eduardo Muñoz Bachs, Reto a la imaginación 
2001
Gerhard Carlsson, Cries & Whispers 
2002
Chuck Traynor, The Layout 
2002
Marian Montgomery, Go with Matt Monro 
2002
Solveig Sundborg, Det støver stadig 
2003
Qusay Hussein, son of Saddam Hussein (b. 1966) 
2003
Uday Hussein, son of Saddam Hussein (b. 1964) 
2003
Wahome Muthahi, Kenyan humourist (b. 1954) 
2003
Uluao Letuli, On an Island with You 
2003
Pat Phelan, College Queen 
2003
Freddie Letuli, White Eagle 
2003
Norman Lewis, The Time Traveller 
2003
George B. Rabinor, One of the Most Important Men in the Whole World 
2003
William Yetter Jr., The Key Story 
2003
Robert F. Blumofe, Yours, Mine and Ours 
2003
Jan Simms, Ace Eli and Rodger of the Skies 
2003
Uday Hussein, Sons of Saddam 
2003
Qusay Hussein, Sons of Saddam 
2003
Marie Ahrle, I, a Lover 
2003
Thomas Conroy, How the West Was Won 
2003
Serge Silberman, Ran 
2004
Sacha Distel, French singer (b. 1933) 
2004
George Kidd, Canadian diplomat (b. 1917) 
2004
Illinois Jacquet, American jazz saxophonist (b. 1922) 
2004
Illinois Jacquet, High Fidelity 
2004
Sacha Distel, Sacha Show 
2004
Bodo Hauser, Show #243 
2004
Ronald Sukenick, Out 
2004
Luis Ordaz, Marianela 
2004
Konstantin Stepankov, Ashik Kerib 
2004
Nore Norold, Terror 
2004
Serge Reggiani, Le Doulos 
2004
Joan Morgan, The Callbox Mystery 
2005
Eugene Record American songwriter and singer (The Chi-Lites) (b. 1940) 
2005
Jean Charles de Menezes, Brazilian electrician killed by Scotland Yard (b. 1978) 
2005
Virginia Martindale, Image of the Beast 
2005
Zofia Lapicka, Dom na pustkowiu 
2005
Eugene Record, The Great Gatsby 
2005
Hubert Fröhlich, Le Mans 
2005
Dragos Kalajic, Ogledalo XX veka 
2005
Ying Lee, Sons of the Good Earth 
2005
Myrna Niles, The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle 
2005
Viktor Berkovsky, Ali Baba i sorok razboynikov 
2005
George Wallace, Minority Report 
2006
José Antonio Delgado, Venezuelan mountain climber (b. 1965) 
2006
James E. West, mayor of Spokane, Washington (b. 1950) 
2006
Klara Yusupzhanova, Heat 
2006
James West, Episode dated 9 May 2005 
2006
Dika Newlin, Creep 
2006
Robert Rothwell, El Dorado 
2006
Jessie Mae Hemphill, Black Snake Moan 
2006
Pete Boughn, Home at Last 
2006
Charles Robinson, The Sand Pebbles 
2006
Toby Felker, The Women of World War II 
2006
Gianfrancesco Guarnieri, They Don't Wear Black Tie 
2006
Olga Siklós, Kézröl kézre 
2006
Harold D. Cohen, I Walk the Line 
2006
Philip Mancini, Generic Thriller 
2007
Jarrod Cunningham New Zealand rugby player (b. 1968) 
2007
Mike Coolbaugh former baseball player and coach (b.1972) 
2007
Ulrich Mühe, German actor (b. 1953) 
2007
Rollie Stiles, American baseball player (b. 1906) 
2007
Laszlo Kovacs, Hungarian-born cinematographer (b. 1933) 
2007
Ulrich Mühe, The Lives of Others 
2007
Ken Butler, The Orkly Kid 
2007
László Kovács, Ghostbusters 
2007
Aleksandr Tatarskiy, Plastilinovaya vorona 
2007
Juan 'Doc Restrepo, Restrepo 
2007
Jeremy Blake, Punch-Drunk Love 
2008
Estelle Getty, American actress, dies of Lewy body disease at 84 
2008
Greg Burson, Jurassic Park 
2008
Joe Beck, The Sea in Your Future 
2008
Charlotte Potok, State and Main 
2008
George Grivakis, Lauderdale 
2008
Estelle Getty, Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot 
2008
Suna Pekuysal, Insaat 
2008
Per Holst, Hvem skal bestemme? 
2008
Robert Abramson, 8 X 8: A Chess Sonata in 8 Movements 
2008
Sid Craig, The Break 
2008
Dan Peterson, Norman Waiting 
2008
Patrick Connor, Brazil 
2008
Marcello Baldi, Saul e David 
2009
Richard M. Givan Supreme court chief justice (b. 1921) 
2009
Peter Krieg, German documentary filmmaker, producer and writer (b. 1947) 
2009
André Falcon, Stolen Kisses 
2009
Tony Van Renterghem, Gilligan's Island 
2009
Peter Krieg, September Wheat 
2009
Ray Markham, Dracula vs. Frankenstein 
2009
Lynn Pressman-Raymond, Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans 
2009
Susumu Takaku, Fist of the North Star 
2009
John Ryan, The Ark Stories 
2010
Frank Crow, Just Me, Harold and the Universe 
2010
Rebel Randall, Booby Dupes 
2010
Alvin Boretz, The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse 
2010
Margaret Ann Rich, Take This Job and Shove It 
2010
Vittorio Amandola, The Last Kiss 
2011
Cees de Wolf, Dutch footballer (b. 1945) 
2011
Clebert Ford, K-PAX 
2011
Tom Aldredge, The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford 
2011
Linda Christian, The Devil's Hand 
2011
Charles Manatt, The Bride Wore Blood 
2012
George A. Miller, American psychologist, dies at 92 
2012
Nan Merriman, Closer 
2012
Fern Persons, Field of Dreams 
2012
Bogdan Stupka, Taras Bulba 
2012
Herbert Vogel, Herb & Dorothy 
2012
Frank Pierson, Dog Day Afternoon 
2012
Jim Carlen, 1980 Gator Bowl 
2012
Galya Novents, Mer mankutyan tangon 
2012
Chris Wedes, J.P. Patches 
2013
Lawrie Reilly, Scottish footballer, dies at 84 
2013
Dennis Farina, American actor, dies from a pulmonary embolism at 69 
2014
Robert Newhouse, Super Bowl X 
2014
Garry Goodrow, Dirty Dancing 
2015
Daron Norwood, The Thing Called Love 
2015
Barbara Calvert, Barbera Calvert Q.C 
2015
Alisher Khamdamov, Garem Stepana Guslyakova 
2015
János Ács, Vizsgálat Martinovics Ignác szászvári apát és társainak ügyében 
2015
Eddie Hardin, The Butterfly Ball 
2015
Mikhail Kalinkin, Bummer 
2015
Natasha Parry, Romeo and Juliet 
2016
Hong Kong shipping tycoon George Chao dies, aged 76 
2016
Former Glamorgan all-rounder Jim Pressdee dies aged 83 
2017
'Becker Wrecker' Peter Doohan dies aged 56 
2017
French actor Claude Rich dies at age 88 
2017
Doctor Who companion Deborah Watling dies, aged 69 
2018
Jonathan Gold, Los Angeles Times Restaurant Critic, Dies at 57 
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