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Notable Deaths on June 24th

1908Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th US President (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71

1984Clarence Campbell, Canadian NHL president, dies at 78

June 24th Deaths
Date Event
803
Higbald of Lindisfarne 
1398
Hongwu Emperor of China (b. 1328) 
1439
Duke Frederick IV of Austria (b. 1382) 
1475
Albrecht von Eyb, German parson (Bamberg & Eichstattt), dies at 54 
1519
Lucrezia Borgia, daughter of Pope Alexander, dies at 39 
1520
Hosokawa Sumimoto, Japanese samurai commander (b. 1489) 
1572
Adrianus van Gouda, lay brother, hanged 
1572
Cornelis van Diest, lay brother, hanged 
1572
Daniel van Arendonck, clergyman, hanged 
1572
Joannes van Naarden, priest, hanged 
1572
Ludovicus Voets, priest, hanged 
1604
Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, Lord Great Chamberlain of England (b. 1550) 
1604
Edward de Vere, Who Wrote Shakespeare's Works? 
1629
Carolus Scribani, Italian/Flemish jesuit/writer, dies at 67 
1637
Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer (b. 1580) 
1643
John Hampden, English politician, dies of injuries at about 48 
1652
Andries Bicker, merchant/Amsterdam regent, dies at 65 
1673
John of Paffenrode, ruler of Ghussigny/poet, dies in battle 
1707
Kaspar von Stieler, German linguist/poet, dies at 74 
1712
Simon van der Stel, Dutch gov of Cape Colony (1679-99), dies at 72 
1724
Johann Theile, German composer (Adam und Eva), dies at 77 
1766
Adrien-Maurice, 3rd duc de Noailles, French soldier (b. 1678) 
1778
Pieter Burmann the Younger, Dutch philologist (b. 1714) 
1803
Matthew Thornton, Irish/US physician/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 88 
1817
Thomas McKean, US attorney (signed Declaration of Independence), dies at 83 
1835
Andreas Vokos Miaoulis, Greek admiral and politician, commander of Greek naval forces in Greek War of Independence (b. 1769) 
1870
Adam Lindsay Gordon, The Sick Stockrider 
1882
Joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60 
1891
Ann Sheppard Mounsey, composer, dies at 80 
1894
M F Sadi Carnot, president of France (1887-94), murdered at about 56 
1908
Grover Cleveland, 22nd & 24th US President (1885-89, 93-97), dies at 71 
1908
Grover Cleveland, President Cleveland and President McKinley 
1909
Sarah Orne Jewett, American writer (b. 1849) 
1909
Sarah Orne Jewett, The Queen's Twin 
1913
Frank Lynes, composer, dies at 55 
1914
Leo Tscherning, Kommandørens døtre 
1915
Georg Christensen, Udenfor loven 
1922
Walter Rathenau, German foreign minister, killed by anti-semites at 54 
1922
Walther Rathenau,  
1922
Valdemar Keller, The Great Bank Robbery 
1922
Algot Sandberg, 33.333 
1923
Edith Södergran, Landet som icke är 
1928
Holbrook Blinn, Zander the Great 
1930
Russ Whytal, Argentine Love 
1931
Aladár Kuncz, A fekete kolostor 
1932
József Hajdú, A színésznö 
1933
Sissieretta Joyner Jones, "Black Patti", US singer, dies at about 64 
1935
Carlos Gardel, Argentine singer and the most prominent figure in the history of tango, dies in a plane crash at 44 
1935
Carlos Gardel, Frida 
1935
Alfredo Le Pera, True Lies 
1936
Nandor Zsolt, composer, dies at 49 
1936
Alice Davenport, Caught in the Rain 
1936
Ella Góthné Kertész, The Laughing Lady 
1938
"Digger" Robertson, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885), dies 
1942
Kate Blancke, The Whirl of Life 
1942
Frederick Vroom, The General 
1943
Hein Harms, Het meisje met den blauwen hoed 
1944
Rio Gebhardt, composer, dies at 36 
1945
Lotten Almlöf, A Modern Robinson 
1946
Louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857) 
1947
Emil Seidel, Mayor of Milwaukee, Wisconsin (b. 1864) 
1947
Bartolomeo Pagano, Maciste in Hell 
1949
Allan Prior, Bride of the Regiment 
1950
Ivan Shmelyov, My Love 
1951
Harry Martin, Night Nurse 
1951
Julius Carlsson, Storgårds-Annas friare 
1952
Lodewijk Mortelmans, composer, dies at 84 
1952
Ivan Klyukvin, Strike 
1952
Townsend Whitling, Blanche Fury 
1952
Janine Marsay, Paris Is Always Paris 
1953
Aubrey Scotto, 1,000 Dollars a Minute 
1953
Jean Marco, Il était... trois chansons 
1953
Edmund Breon, Gaslight 
1953
Tom Shale, The Night Porter 
1954
William O'Leary, South Sea Woman 
1954
Georgiy Grebner, The Snow Queen 
1955
Charles Adler, Thrill of a Lifetime 
1956
William Cody, White Zombie 
1956
George Neff, Swing Time 
1957
Anton Dunajsky, Raduga 
1957
Denver Harmon, The General 
1957
Kathleen O'Connor, Who's Zoo? 
1958
Catherine Doucet, These Three 
1958
Ödön Bárdi, Professor Hannibal 
1959
Lou Bandy, Dutch revue-artist (Life Ain't Bad), commits suicide at 69 
1959
Lou Bandy, Het leven is niet zo kwaad 
1959
Archie Gottler, I'll Be Home for Christmas 
1959
Alonzo Bozan, Junction 88 
1960
Frantisek Vnoucek, Cesta do hlubin studákovy duse 
1960
Arvo Kuusla, The Unknown Soldier 
1960
Sven-Eric Wigren, Stål 
1961
Lanier Bartlett, The Lash 
1962
Lucile Watson, actress (Great Lie, Model Wife, Florian), dies at 83 
1962
Lucile Watson, Waterloo Bridge 
1962
Anatoli Marienhof, Dom na Trubnoy 
1962
Nancy Roberts, Black Narcissus 
1964
Amanda del Llano, Campeón sin corona 
1964
Stuart Davis,  
1965
E. Baucin, Texas to Bataan 
1966
W. Kimpton, Abe Lincoln in Illinois 
1967
Walter Moulder, Six Months to Mars 
1969
Maria Belgado, entertainer, dies 
1969
Ted Hecht, actor (Time to Kill, Song of India, Gangster) 
1969
Willey Ley, US science writer, dies at 62 
1971
Jack Good, actor (Father Goose), dies 
1971
John Dunning, cricketer (4 Tests for NZ 1933-37), dies 
1971
Kenneth Washington, actor (Sgt Baker-Hogan's Heroes), dies at 53 
1973
Mary Carr, actress (Forbidden Trail, 2nd Wife), dies at 99 
1975
Antionette Van Dijk, Op een avond in mei 
1977
André-Gilles Fortin, Canadian politician (b. 1943) 
1978
Robert Charroux, French writer (b. 1909) 
1979
Paul Franz, The Man Who Knew Too Much 
1980
Boris Kaufman, 12 Angry Men 
1980
Stanislaw Mozdzenski, Pod znakiem Chopina 
1980
Pierre-Jean Ducis, Au son des guitares 
1981
Blanche Poupon, Angele 
1981
Zdzislaw Relski, Geniusz sceny 
1982
Marcelle Pradot, The Living Dead Man 
1982
Clara Tambour, Tumultes 
1982
Dusa Pockaj, Ubij me nezno 
1982
Tito Lusiardo, Adiós Buenos Aires 
1984
William Keighley, dir (Man who came to Dinner), dies of a stroke at 94 
1984
Clarence Campbell, Canadian NHL president, dies at 78 
1984
Otto Lang, Der geteilte Himmel 
1984
Tommy Godfrey, The Great Muppet Caper 
1984
David Overstreet, Miami Dolphins vs. Los Angeles Raiders 
1984
Eva Damien, Going Places 
1984
William Keighley, The Adventures of Robin Hood 
1984
William Kozlenko, Dance with Me, Henry 
1985
Valentine Dyall, The Haunting 
1986
Peter Baxevanos, Sommerliebe 
1986
Jesse Marcel, UFO's Are Real 
1986
Ray Bomba, Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing 
1986
Otto Stübler, Reifender Sommer 
1986
Rex Warner, A Land for Heroes 
1986
James Harrison, Vengeance Valley 
1987
Hophnie Hobah Hines Johnson, cricketer (3 Tests for WI), dies 
1987
Jackie Gleason, comedian (Honeymooners), dies of colon cancer at 71 
1987
Rod Tremblay, À cause de mon oncle 
1987
Pál Homm, Díszmagyar 
1987
Jackie Gleason, The Hustler 
1987
Igor Starkov, Im bylo devyatnadtsat 
1988
Marta Abba, Loyalty of Love 
1988
Irene Taylor, Everybody Likes Music 
1988
Kurt Pratsch-Kaufmann, Johannes und die 13 Schönheitsköniginnen 
1989
Hibari Misora, Takekurabe 
1990
Cornel Dumitrescu, Padurea îndragostitilor 
1990
Henry Norell, Underworld U.S.A. 
1990
Nicolae Stroe, Bing Bang 
1991
Martin Rosenblatt, actor (Splitz, Annie Hall, NY Stories), dies at 74 
1991
Rufino Tamayo, Mexican painter, dies at 91 
1991
Sumner Locke Elliott, Australian-born American novelist (b. 1917) 
1991
Rufino Tamayo, Los nuestros 
1991
Ján Lacko, Skalní v ofsajde 
1991
Nils Ahlroth, The Simple-Minded Murderer 
1991
Martin Rosenblatt, Annie Hall 
1991
Roman Talarczyk, Znicz olimpijski 
1992
Juris Podnieks, cameraman/director (Commandant), drowns 
1992
Tom Alexander, model/actor (Kurt-Forbidden Dance), dies of AIDs 
1992
Tony LeMans, singer/songwriter, dies in a car crash at 29 
1992
Tom Alexander, The Forbidden Dance 
1992
Marlene Kisker, Three Smart Guys 
1993
Hans Beirer, Salome 
1993
Adolfo García Grau, Los vampiros los prefieren gorditos 
1993
Leila Smith, Handle with Care 
1994
Leonarda da Vinci MacLaren, founder of the LSE, dies at 83 
1994
Leigh Carson, Forty Guns 
1994
John Scanlan, The Hudsucker Proxy 
1995
Inshan Ali, cricketer (WI chinaman bowler 1971-77), dies 
1995
John Reginald "Nat" Allen, planning enforcement officer, dies at 66 
1995
John Richard Brinsley Norton, landowner, dies at 71 
1995
Floor Koen, Waar heb dat nou voor nodig 
1995
Marjorie Cameron, Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome 
1995
Ivon Cury, É Fogo na Roupa 
1996
Quinton Hazell, businessman, dies at 76 
1996
Jacques Griffe, The Man on the Eiffel Tower 
1996
Mikael Tariverdiev, Welcome, or No Trespassing 
1996
Myrtis Crinley, The Phantom Flyer 
1997
Brian Keith, actor (Family Affair), commits suicide at 75 
1997
Don Hutson, Super Bowl XXII 
1997
Brian Keith, The Parent Trap 
1997
Erik Solbakken, The Seed 
1997
Paul Lavalle, Deadly Fathoms 
1998
James 'Cannonball' Green, Rocky IV 
1998
Jean Mercure, Baxter 
1998
Ray Austin, Saboteur 
1998
Sam Kilman, Final Exam 
1998
Göran Bernhard, A Woman's Face 
1998
Jandeline, Miss Mabel 
1998
Barton Kaitz, What Do You Say to a Naked Lady? 
1998
Adan Sanchez, Into the Badlands 
1998
Henry G. Saperstein, What's Up, Tiger Lily? 
1999
Pierre Perrault, Pour la suite du monde 
1999
Dorothy Lee, Plane Crazy 
1999
Claude Casey, The Convert 
1999
Jim Allen, Land and Freedom 
1999
Grigori Koltunov, Letter Never Sent 
1999
Charles Bellina, The Macahans 
1999
Morey Zukor, Shinbone Alley 
2000
Vera Atkins, Romanian-born British intelligence officer (b. 1908) 
2000
David Tomlinson, English actor (b. 1917) 
2000
Rodrigo, El resultado del amor 
2000
Roman Kosierkiewicz, Prawo jazdy 
2000
Frederick Lawrence Guiles, Captured on Film: The True Story of Marion Davies 
2000
Vera Atkins,  
2000
David Tomlinson, Mary Poppins 
2000
Fernando Olmedo, Funny Dirty Little War 
2001
Antonio Ber Ciani, From the Hills to the Valley 
2001
Brinley Jenkins, Episode #1.5 
2001
Igor Barrère, De Serge Gainsbourg à Gainsbarre de 1958 - 1991 
2001
Jerzy Kolodziejski,  
2001
Peter Bourne, Meteor 
2001
Kent Holaday, The Lion King 
2001
Alyce S. Carew, Bustin' Loose 
2001
Milton Santos, The End of Endless 
2002
Pierre Werner, Prime Minister of Luxembourg (b. 1913) 
2002
Allan Gittler, Parachute to Paradise 
2002
Karl Fleischer, Tagesschau 
2002
Ian Niall, No Resting Place 
2002
Frank Ripploh, Taxi zum Klo 
2002
Roy Dean, The Eddie Chapman Story 
2003
Vladimir Garin, Russian actor (b. 1987) 
2003
André Salvador, La famille Cucuroux 
2003
Vladimir Garin, The Return 
2003
Akira Nagoya, Princess Mononoke 
2003
Alex Gordon, Jail Bait 
2003
Barbara Weeks, The Violent Years 
2004
Ifigeneia Giannopoulou, Greek songwriter (b. 1957) 
2004
Tau Moe, Third from the Right 
2004
Afanasi Kochetkov, Nad Tissoy 
2004
Trudeliese Schmidt, Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria 
2004
Polly Williams, The Slipper and the Rose: The Story of Cinderella 
2004
Mariana Frenk-Westheim, La emperatriz de México: Retrato de una cosmopolita - Mariana Frenk-Westheim 
2004
Kathryn Lee, Episode #3.5 
2005
Paul Winchell, American voice actor and ventriloquist (b. 1922) 
2005
Hakham Yedidia Shofet, Former chief rabbi of Iran (b. 1908) 
2005
Rudolf Jusits, Der grosse Horizont 
2005
Jack Kosslyn, Magnum Force 
2005
Carol Englehart Scott, Episode #1.8989 
2005
Paul Winchell, The AristoCats 
2005
J.B. Friend, Neighbors 
2005
Hans Kann, Die totale Familie 
2005
Kenneth Harris, Election 70 
2005
Imogen Claire, The Rocky Horror Picture Show 
2006
Patsy Ramsey, mother of JonBenét Ramsey (b. 1956) 
2006
Patsy Ramsey,  
2006
Heng Wu, Xiao zhen chun hui 
2006
Nobuo Kawai, Kokashi udekashi tsukamatsuru 
2006
Lyle Stuart, Porn King: The Trials of Al Goldstein 
2007
Byron Baer, American politician (b. 1929) 
2007
Chris Benoit, Canadian professional wrestler (b. 1967) 
2007
Derek Dougan, Northern Irish footballer (b. 1938) 
2007
Natasja Saad, Danish reggae and dancehall artist (b. 1974) 
2007
Natasja Saad, Horrible Bosses 2 
2007
Derek Dougan, Episode dated 14 June 2006 
2007
Shayne Bower, Stampede Wrestling 
2007
Akira Okeya, Iseijin no uchû sentâ idô wakusei ga chikyû wo sukuu!! 
2008
Gerhard Ringel, Austrian mathematician (b. 1919) 
2008
Alfreds Jaunusans, Mernieku laiki 
2008
Ira Tucker, Fried Green Tomatoes 
2008
Charles Dryden, Red Tail Reborn 
2008
Noriaki Tsuchimoto, Aru kikanjoshi 
2008
Lewis Hopkins, The Battle of Midway 
2008
Tauno Äikää, Episode dated 14 October 1966 
2008
Pinkas Braun, Comedian 
2008
Viktor Gajnov, Hello, I'm Your Aunt! 
2009
Ed Thomas, well-known high school football coach from Iowa (b. 1951) 
2009
Roméo LeBlanc, 25th Governor General of Canada (b. 1927) 
2009
Peter Penrose, Sorrell and Son 
2009
Claus Eberth, Dear Mother, I'm All Right 
2009
Romeo Leblanc, Establishing a Just Society (1972-1984) 
2009
Tim Krekel, The Ranch 
2009
Olja Ivanjicki, Secret of Aleksandar S. 
2010
Lyudmila Ksenofontova, Poslednie dni Pompey 
2010
Francisco Curcio, The Weapons 
2010
JoJo Billingsley, Freebird... The Movie 
2010
Benito De Jesus, El regalo 
2010
John Boehm, Welcome Home Brother Charles 
2010
Tomislav Gotovac, Mondo Bobo 
2011
Tomislav Ivić, Croatian football manager (b. 1933) 
2011
Valeri Gatayev, 1 chance sur 2 
2011
Alvaro Mancori, The Christmas That Almost Wasn't 
2012
Lonesome George, Pinta giant tortoise and rarest creature in the world, dies at c. 100 
2012
Gad Beck, Paragraph 175 
2012
Alain Quercy, Plus jamais seuls 
2012
Louise Canady, Young@Heart 
2012
Ethel Rojo, Luisa 
2012
James Grout, The Abominable Dr. Phibes 
2012
Hanna Lachman, Naiwne pytania 
2012
Asta Esper Hagen Andersen, Babette's Feast 
2012
Darrel Akerfelds, San Diego Padres vs. San Francisco Giants 
2012
Youseff Daoud, The Yacoubian Building 
2012
Bud Friedgen, That's Entertainment! III 
2013
Emilio Colombo, Italian Prime Minister, dies at 93 
2013
Jackie Fargo, Memphis Heat: The True Story of Memphis Wrasslin' 
2013
Guillermo Fernández Jurado, El televisor 
2013
Mick Aston, Tockenham, Wiltshire 
2014
Caleb Bankston, The Dead Can Still Talk 
2014
Martin Varno, The Triangle Factory Fire Scandal 
2014
Eli Wallach, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 
2014
Don Adams, Episode dated 31 December 1971 
2015
Marva Collins, Marva Collins: Excellence in Education 
2015
Mario Biaggi, Episode #2.5 
2015
D. Constantine Conte, Conan the Barbarian 
2015
Valeri Kislenko, Shla sobaka po royalyu 
2015
Cristiano Araújo, Episode dated 26 January 2013 
2015
Anatoly Bersenyov, The Geographer Drank His Globe Away 
2015
Walter Browne, Bobby Fischer 
2015
Pedro Camargo, Eu Transo, Ela Transa 
2015
Nico Fagundes, O Negrinho do Pastoreio 
2016
Japanese creator of Othello board game dies aged 83 
2016
Reggae expert and historian Michael de Koningh dies aged 58 
2016
Bluegrass music pioneer Ralph Stanley dies aged 89 
2016
Perth radio king Eoin Cameron dies aged 65 
2017
Former Botswana president Ketumile Masire dies aged 91 
2017
Renowned Armenian filmmaker Ruben Gevorgyants dies at 72 
2018
Vinnie Paul, co-founder and drummer of Pantera, dies at 54 
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