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1977Bing Crosby, US singer/actor (Going My Way), dies of a heart attack at 74

1944Erwin Rommel, German Field Marshal (WW II-Africa), suicide at 52

October 14th Deaths
Date Event
530
Discorus, anti-Pope (530), dies 
1066
Harold II, King of England (1066), dies at the Battle of Hastings 
1092
Aboe Ali Hasan ibn Nizam al-Moelk, writer (Sijasetname), assassinated 
1256
Kujo Yoritsugu, Japanese shogun (b. 1239) 
1318
Edward Bruce, High King of Ireland 
1536
Garcilaso de la Vega, Spanish poet/diplomat, dies in battle 
1552
Oswald Myconius, Swiss Protestant reformer (b. 1488) 
1565
Thomas Chaloner, English statesman and poet (b. 1521) 
1568
Jacques Arcadelt, Flemish composer 
1570
Floris van Montmorency, baron of Montigny, dies at 43 
1610
Amago Yoshihisa, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1540) 
1619
Samuel Daniel, English poet (b. 1562) 
1637
Gabriello Chiabrera, Italian poet (b. 1552) 
1660
Francesco Albana, Italian painter (Hemelopneming of Maria), dies at 72 
1660
Thomas Harrison, English Puritan soldier (b. 1606) 
1669
Antonio Cesti, composer, dies at 46 
1703
Thomas Hansen Kingo, Danish poet (b. 1634) 
1711
Tewoflos, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1708) 
1719
Arnold Houbraken, painter/writer), dies at 59 
1746
Francois Fagel, lawyer/statesman, dies at 86 
1758
Francis Edward James Keith, Scottish soldier and Prussian field marshal (b. 1696) 
1771
Franz Xaver Brixi, composer, dies at 39 
1775
Johann Jacob Rowalt, composer, dies at 57 
1790
William Hooper, US attorney/signer (Decl of Ind), dies at 48 
1831
Jean-Louis Pons, French astronomer (b. 1761) 
1847
William Michael Rooke, composer, dies at 53 
1857
Ignacy Marceli Komorowski, composer, dies at 33 
1872
Albrecht FH, prince of Prussia, dies at 63 
1877
Antoine-Amable-Elie Elwart, composer, dies at 68 
1879
F Kornberger, writer, dies at 58 
1880
Victorio, Apache chief/murderer, killed by Mexican army 
1893
Conradus Leemans, Dutch archaeologist, dies at 84 
1900
Albert de Vriendt, Flemish historical painter/etcher, dies 
1900
Sandor Erkel, composer, dies at 54 
1909
Johann Gottfred Matthison-Hansen, composer, dies at 76 
1911
John Marshall Harlan, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (b. 1833) 
1911
John M. Harlan,  
1916
Constantin Radovici, Spionul 
1919
Wilhelm von Siemens, German industrial/son of Werner, dies 
1919
Angel Gregorio Villoldo, Scent of a Woman 
1923
George Elbridge Whiting, composer, dies at 83 
1923
Marcellus Emants, writer/poet (Refrained from Confession), dies 
1925
Eugen Sandow, Ringkämpfer 
1930
Sam[uel] van Houten, lib minister (Child labor laws), dies 
1930
Henry Creamer, The Aviator 
1930
Giovanni Grasso Sr., Cavalleria rusticana 
1931
Harry Mainhall, When the Lightning Struck 
1937
John MacSweeney, Wild Oats Lane 
1938
Kathrin Clare Ward, Drag 
1938
Johannes Poulsen, Hvad er verden? 
1939
Gunnar Helsengreen, Valdemar Sejr 
1940
Helen Simpson, Sabotage 
1941
Kaarlo Oksanen, The Song of the Scarlet Flower 
1941
Hjalmar Söderberg, Gertrud 
1942
Lowell Drew, The Greene Murder Case 
1942
Cosmo Hamilton, The Love of Sunya 
1943
Jackie Matthews, cricketer (8 Tests 1911-12, 16 wickets), dies 
1944
Erwin Rommel, German Field Marshal (WW II-Africa), suicide at 52 
1944
Erwin Rommel, Buzz Beurling: World War II Flying Ace 
1944
Earl 'Hap' Hogan, King Kong 
1947
Frank Heller, Finances of the Grand Duke 
1948
Dale Fuller, Greed 
1948
Ermete Zacconi, Don Buonaparte 
1949
Fritz Leiber, The Story of Louis Pasteur 
1950
Ray De Ravenne, The Heiress 
1950
Richard Kountz, The Divine Lady 
1952
Don Sugai Matsuda, Big City 
1953
Georgi Parlapanov, Ognena dirya 
1953
Arthur Wimperis, The Private Life of Henry VIII. 
1955
Harry Parr Davies, The Boy in the Striped Pajamas 
1956
Owen Davis, Jezebel 
1956
Burton S. Wilson, Inside Facts 
1956
Jeanne d'Alcy, Bluebeard 
1956
Benno von Arent, Laughing Heirs 
1956
Margaret Joslin, Alkali Ike's Auto 
1957
Carl Natanael Berg, composer, dies at 78 
1958
Jean Poveigh, composer, dies at 82 
1958
Douglas Mawson, Australian Antarctic explorer (b. 1882) 
1958
Lena Zelichowska, Sygnaly 
1958
Lennox Robinson, The Whiteheaded Boy 
1959
Errol Flynn, Australian-born US actor (Captain Blood), dies of a heart attack at 50 
1959
Harry L. Decker, The Cowboy Star 
1959
Errol Flynn, The Adventures of Robin Hood 
1959
George De Warfaz, The Fighting Pimpernel 
1960
Abram F Joffe, Russian physicist (crystal), dies 
1961
Paul Ramadier, French politician (b. 1888) 
1961
Harriet Shaw Weaver, English political activist (b. 1876) 
1962
Peter Kjær, Den sidste Hurdle 
1965
Eleanor Fried, Colorado 
1966
Arcady Dubensky, composer, dies at 75 
1967
Marcel Aymé, French novelist and playwright (b. 1902) 
1972
Joseph Kaminski, composer, dies at 68 
1973
Edmund A. Chester, American broadcaster and journalist (b. 1897) 
1974
Jack Rube Clifford, 45 Minutes from Hollywood 
1975
Joseph Wise, Androcles and the Lion 
1976
Edith Evans, actress (Tom Jones, Scrooge, Chalk Garden), dies at 88 
1976
Ace Dehne, The Texas Marshal 
1977
Bing Crosby, US singer/actor (Going My Way), dies of a heart attack at 74 
1977
Dorothy Holmes-Gore, The Mirage 
1977
Bing Crosby, Holiday Inn 
1977
Jacob Jacobs, Memoirs of a Geisha 
1978
Ernst Hans Richter, Wir haben eben geheiratet 
1979
Nils-Gustaf Holmquist, Kvinnan som försvann 
1979
Lasse Dahlquist, Sjöcharmörer 
1980
S N Banerjee, cricketer (one Test for India), dies 
1980
Paul R. DeVille, Moon of the Wolf 
1980
Dumitru Karochobanu, Agent sekretnoy sluzhby 
1980
Óscar Alemán, El ídolo del tango 
1980
Louis Guilloux, La ligne d'ombre 
1980
Jean-François Adam, Return to the Beloved 
1981
Ingemar Liljefors, composer, dies at 74 
1981
Ralph Lothar, Mitternachtszauber 
1981
Elsa Scholten, Der müde Theodor 
1981
Fleet Southcott, The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again 
1981
Roy Maier, King of Jazz 
1982
Virginia Fox, Neighbors 
1982
Dick Ung, 101 Dalmatians 
1982
Richard Ung, Spawn of the North 
1983
Paul Fix, actor (Rifleman), dies at 82 of kidney failure 
1983
Willard Price, Canadian author and naturalist 
1983
Richard Doran, Hotel 
1983
László Ranódy, Pacsirta 
1983
Paul Fix, To Kill a Mockingbird 
1983
Marjorie Gordon, Danger Trails 
1983
Eddie Ness, The Duo Defy 
1983
Katherine Perry, Not to Be Trusted 
1984
Martin Ryle, English radio astronomer, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physics (b. 1918) 
1984
Marthe Dugard, The Departure 
1984
Beatrice Maude, Invasion of the Body Snatchers 
1984
Fred Ludwig, Eine Tür stand offen 
1985
Emil Gilels, Ukrainian pianist (b. 1916) 
1985
Emil Gilels, Leningrad Concert Hall 
1985
Antoni Rycharski, Gdzie woda czysta i trawa zielona 
1986
[Francis XA] Keenan Wynn, US actor (Dr Strangelove), dies at 70 
1986
Keenan Wynn, Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 
1986
Yvette Duguay, Francis Covers the Big Town 
1986
Barbara Kostrzewska, Warszawska premiera 
1986
Spec O'Donnell, Call of the Cuckoo 
1986
Stanoje Jankovic, Umukli defovi 
1987
Rodolfo Halffter, composer, dies at 86 
1987
Elzbieta Barszczewska, Tredowata 
1987
Emmy Loose, Unsterblicher Mozart 
1987
Rodolfo Halffter, Los Olvidados 
1987
Basil Wright, Night Mail 
1988
Mary Morris, actress (Agitator, Double Door), dies 
1988
Vic Raschi, New York Yankees (The Movie) 
1988
Jens Brøndum, Nadveren 
1988
Mary Morris, The Thief of Bagdad 
1989
Michael Carmine, actor (Batteries Not Included), dies at 30 
1989
C.J. 'Mickey' Emerson, The Giant Jackrabbit 
1989
Lucy Doraine, Labyrinth of Horror 
1989
Ingeborg Brams, Cafe Paradise 
1989
Michael Carmine, *batteries not included 
1990
Leonard Bernstein, composer, dies of heart attack at 72 
1990
Carin Swensson, Karusellen går... 
1990
Leonard Bernstein, Moonrise Kingdom 
1991
Jacques Davila, La campagne de Cicéron 
1991
Royston Morley, King Lear 
1991
Jay Richard Kennedy, To the Ends of the Earth 
1991
Ellis Dale, Pink Floyd The Wall 
1991
Ray Osmer, Wind Across the Everglades 
1992
Stanislaw Marecki, Czlowiek na torze 
1992
Qin Mu, Da fu zhi jia 
1993
Bertie Clarke, cricketer (6 wkts for WI in 1939), dies 
1993
Guy Malary, Haitian lawyer/minister of Justice, murdered at 50 
1993
Mustafa Abada, Algerian TV director, murdered 
1993
Walter Brown Newman, US screenwriter (Cat Ballou), dies at 77 
1993
Beatrice Shaw, Episode #6.1 
1993
Norman Sturgis, What You Need 
1993
Brian Syron, Backlash 
1993
Walter Newman, Ace in the Hole 
1994
Gioconda de Vito, violinist, dies at 87 
1994
Harry Fleer, The Obsolete Man 
1994
Johnny Mandell, The Killer Instinct 
1994
Kadidja Wedekind, Ludwig II: Glanz und Ende eines Königs 
1994
Yves Gibeau, Allons z'enfants 
1995
Edith Pargeter, author (Brother Cadfael), dies of a stroke at 82 
1995
Helen Vlachos, journalist, dies at 83 
1995
Edith Pargeter, One Corpse Too Many 
1995
Taylor Phelps, The Last Waltz 
1996
Laura La Plante, screen actress (Show Boat, Scandal), dies at 91 
1996
William John Raff Hooper, cartoonist, dies at 80 
1996
Texie Waterman, Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders 
1996
Wojciech Zietarski, Ocalic miasto 
1996
Laura La Plante, The Cat and the Canary 
1997
Harold Robbins, salacious novelist, dies at 81 
1997
Jacqueline Delubac, The Pearls of the Crown 
1997
Franca Dominici, Kill Baby, Kill 
1997
Harold Robbins, Nevada Smith 
1997
Hy Averback, I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! 
1997
Robin Wentworth, Moonlight on the Highway 
1997
Barbara Slater, Monsieur Verdoux 
1997
Earl L. Myr, Thin Ice 
1998
Cleveland Amory, American writer and animal rights activist (b. 1917) 
1998
Frankie Yankovic, American musician (b. 1916) 
1998
Frankie Yankovic, Groundhog Day 
1998
Ingrid Lothigius, Två trappor över gården 
1998
Leopoldina Balanuta, Dincolo de pod 
1998
Denny Galehouse,  
1998
Cleveland Amory, Episode dated 18 July 1962 
1999
Julius Nyerere, Tanzanian politician (b. 1922) 
1999
Richard B. Shull, Splash 
1999
Yvan Patry, Blood Was Flowing Like a River 
1999
Frank Caden, Donahue 
1999
Manfred Wolter, Feuer unter Deck 
1999
Josef Locke, Holidays with Pay 
1999
Maria Ley Piscator, Dolly, Lotte und Maria 
1999
Maria Ley, Die trennende Brücke 
2000
Patti Wilkus, Lucas 
2000
Tony Gee, Jade 
2000
Tony Gee,  
2000
Zeke Manners, Groundhog Day 
2000
William T. Hurtz, Little Nemo: Adventures in Slumberland 
2000
Lawrence Davidson, The Dogs of War 
2001
Axel Düberg, Fanny and Alexander 
2002
Norbert Schultze, American composer and songwriter (b. 1911) 
2002
Wilfred Greatorex, Battle of Britain 
2002
Irving Davies, Fresh Fields 
2002
Norbert Schultze, Judgment at Nuremberg 
2002
Hank Rolike, Rocky 
2002
Gabriela Wilhelmová, Conspirators of Pleasure 
2002
Seymour Rechzeit, Motel the Operator 
2003
Patrick Dalzel-Job, English soldier and inspiration for James Bond (b. 1913) 
2003
François Béranger, The Year 01 
2003
David R. Schwartz, Robin and the 7 Hoods 
2003
Javier Portales, El manosanta está cargado 
2003
James Woodworth, General Hospital 
2003
Lauri Jauhiainen, Take Care of Your Scarf, Tatiana 
2003
Joseph McCaren, A Stranger Is Watching 
2003
Heinz Quermann, Heitere Premiere 
2003
Sari Price, Eleanor and Franklin 
2003
Michael Bondelli, Daredevil 
2003
Knud Leif Thomsen, School for Suicide 
2004
Vlassis Bonatsos, Greek singer, actor and entertainer (b. 1949) 
2004
Vlassis Bonatsos, O drakos, to prosopo tis imeras 
2004
Ivan Shamyakin, Vozmu tvoyu bol 
2004
Stefan Zagorjan, Hotel na tockovima 
2004
Urszula Krzemieniecka, Sygnaly 
2004
Yoneo Iguchi, Varan the Unbelievable 
2004
Henry 'Nypan' Nyberg, Förhörsledarna 
2004
Cordell Jackson, The Gun in Betty Lou's Handbag 
2004
Nikolas Simmonds, Lay Down Your Arms 
2004
Sheila Keith, Cover Up 
2004
Jack Rourke, The Twonky 
2005
Jody Dobrowski, English murder victim (b. 1981) 
2005
Ian Breakwell, Variety 
2005
Phil Mockel, Spotlight on James Randi 
2005
Patrick Kenney, Antz 
2005
Martha Nell Hardy, Where the Lilies Bloom 
2005
Franco Piacentini, The Night of the Shooting Stars 
2005
Oleg Lundstrem, Lundstrem 
2005
Edmund Bacon, My Architect 
2006
Jared Anderson, American bassist (b. 1975) 
2006
Freddy Fender, American musician (b. 1937) 
2006
Maurice Grosse, British paranormal investigator (b. 1919) 
2006
Nancy Lynn, American aviator (b. 1956) 
2006
Gerry Studds, American politician (b. 1937) 
2006
John Timbers, Fortunes of War 
2006
Hélène Bourgault, End of a Millennium 
2006
Paul Rees, Around the World in Eighty Days 
2006
Herbert B. Leonard, Route 66 
2006
Maurice Grosse, Interview with a Poltergeist 
2006
Freddy Fender, Boyhood 
2007
Big Moe, American rapper (b. 1974) 
2007
Sara Pezzimenti,  
2007
Nevenka Filipovic, The Magician's Hat 
2007
Big Moe, Survival of the Illest 
2007
Nacke Johansson, One-Way Ticket to Mombasa 
2007
Judy Crichton, The Donner Party 
2007
Sigrid Valdis, Our Man Flint 
2007
Karel Hemmerechts, Tele-Taalles 
2007
Frances Rich, Diamond Trail 
2007
Raymond Pellegrin, Le Deuxieme Souffle 
2007
Nina Savicheva, Tyap, Lyap - malyary! 
2008
Martin Peake, 2nd Viscount Ingleby, British peer and business man 
2008
Richard Cooey, American murderer and rapist (executed) (b. 1967) 
2008
Ray Lowry, Clash: Up Close and Personal 
2008
Robert Furman, The Hunt for Hitler's Scientists 
2008
William Hardy, The Tree of Life 
2008
Ferry Windberger, Alle Kätzchen naschen gern 
2008
Shanee Norrid, Third on a Match 
2009
Captain Lou Albano. American Professional Wrestler and Manager. (b. 1933) 
2009
Lou Albano, Wise Guys 
2009
Martyn Sanderson, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring 
2009
Edi Baur, Café Odeon 
2009
Simone Frost, Unser kurzes Leben 
2009
Birgit Zacho, Problemet - piger 
2009
Robert Graham Gray, Tangled 
2009
Collin Wilcox Paxton, To Kill a Mockingbird 
2010
Simon MacCorkindale, British actor (b. 1952) 
2010
Benoît Mandelbrot, Polish-born American mathematician (b. 1924) 
2010
Hermann Scheer, The Fourth Revolution: Energy 
2010
Benoît B. Mandelbrot, Hunting the Hidden Dimension 
2010
Simon MacCorkindale, Jaws 3-D 
2010
Georgi Kapralov, Strannaya istoriya doktora Dzhekila i mistera Khayda 
2010
Thomas Fuchsberger, Ein Leben wie im Flug 
2010
Constance Reid, Julia Robinson and Hilbert's Tenth Problem 
2010
Carla Del Poggio, Variety Lights 
2011
Reg Alcock, Canadian politician (b. 1948) 
2011
Aroon Seeboonruang, The Hangover Part II 
2011
Al Vescovo, Pennies from Heaven 
2011
Janina Mrazek-Koczynska, Before Twilight 
2011
Natalie Core, My Neighbor Totoro 
2011
Margaret Draper, The Violators 
2011
Morris Chafetz, Your Alcohol I.Q. 
2011
Jack Evans Bivin, Catch-22 
2011
Mofya Chisenga, Miss Universe 2006 
2011
Bedrich Zelenka, The End of the Fortune-Teller 
2012
Kyle Bennett, American BMX racer, dies in a traffic collision at 33 
2012
Kyle Bennett, Penélope Cruz/Danny Way/Randy Newman 
2012
Fred Engelberg, Dinosaurus! 
2012
Arlen Specter, Episode dated 26 March 2006 
2012
Kazuko Imai, Edo Porn 
2012
John Clive, A Clockwork Orange 
2012
Janusz Krasinski, Haracz szarego dnia 
2012
László Joó, Fateless 
2012
Buster Pearson, We Are Family 
2012
Max Fatchen, The River Kings 
2012
Fernando García Rimada, 1492: Conquest of Paradise 
2012
Italo Greco, Ferdinando e Carolina 
2013
Martin Schäfer, Episode #3.12 
2013
Maxine Powell, Be My Baby: The Girl Group Story 
2013
Ginger Dinning, That Texas Jamboree 
2013
Frank Moore, Världens skönaste land - Del 3 
2013
Eric Price, Episode dated 17 April 2012 
2013
Karl Musil, Coppelia 
2013
Max Cahner, Als catalans ens va bé pactar amb Madrid 
2014
Henk Uterwijk, Marco de hond 
2014
Elizabeth Peña, The Incredibles 
2014
Milton R. Bass, Jory 
2014
Susan Jackson, Cabin Fever 
2015
Luís Carlos Miele, Party Crashers 
2015
Jordi Miralles, Episode #4.102 
2015
Arvo Raimo, Chernaya krov' 
2015
Charles Rosher Jr., 3 Women 
2015
Gely Ryabov, Kon Belyy 
2016
Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej dies aged 88 after 70-year reign 
2016
'Days of Our Lives' Patricia Barry dies aged 93 
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