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1806Benjamin Banneker, astronomer/mathematician, dies at 74

1967Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Argentine Marxist revolutionary and physician, executed in Bolivia at 39

1950George Hainsworth, National Hockey League goaltender, dies in a car accident at 55

1974Oskar Schindler, German businessman (b. 1908)

October 9th Deaths
Date Event
1047
Clemens II, [Suitger], Pope (1046-47), dies (b. 1005) 
1253
Grosseteste, an English scholar, dies at 78 
1273
Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Germany 
1326
Reinald I, earl of Gelre/monarch, went insane, dies 
1390
Johan I, king of Castile (1379-90), dies 
1423
Frederik III of Blankenheim, bishop of Straatsburg/Utrecht, dies 
1436
Jacoba van Bavarian, countess of Holland/Zealand, dies at 35 
1555
Justus Jonas, German Protestant reformer (b. 1493) 
1562
Gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist, dies 
1562
Gabriele Falloppio/Gabriel Fallopius, Modena Italy, anatomist and early advocate for the use of condoms. (b. 1523) 
1569
Vladimir of Staritsa, Russian prince (b. 1533) 
1597
Ashikaga Yoshiaki, Japanese shogun (b. 1537) 
1646
Baltasar Carlos, son of Spanish king Philip IV, dies 
1688
Claude Perrault, French Architect and Physician, dies at 75 
1691
William Sacheverell, English statesman (b. 1638) 
1709
Barbara Palmer, 1st Duchess of Cleveland, English mistress of Charles II of England (b. 1640) 
1729
Richard Blackmore, English physician and writer (b. 1654) 
1769
Marianus Konigsperger, composer, dies at 60 
1781
Thomas Alexander Erskine Kelly, composer, dies at 49 
1793
Jean Joseph Marie Amiot, French missionary (b. 1718) 
1797
Elijah B Solomon Zalman, rabbi/Gaon of Vilna Latvia, dies at 77 
1806
Benjamin Banneker, astronomer/mathematician, dies at 74 
1821
Georg-Friederich Fuchs, composer, dies at 68 
1831
Ioannis Kapodistrias, President (1829-31) and founding father of modern Greece. 
1837
Charles Fourier, French utopian socialist (Harmony universal), dies 
1841
Karl F Schinkel, German painter/writer (Neue Wache), dies at 60 
1873
George Ormerod, English historian and antiquarian (b. 1785) 
1891
Johannes Tideman, theologist, dies at 83 
1897
John Heemskerk Azn, Dutch Internal minister (1866..88), dies at 79 
1900
Heinrich von Herzogenberg, composer, dies at 57 
1903
Camille du Locle, Aida 
1906
Joseph F Glidden, inventor (barbed wire), dies 
1907
Romualdo Marenco, composer, dies at 66 
1911
Cornelius Bliss, Republican National Committee of 1900 
1912
Millie & Christine, Siamese twins, dies at 61 
1915
Constant A M Cap, Flemish poet/etcher, dies at 73 
1917
Hussain Kamil, sultan of Egypt (1914-17), dies at 63 
1918
Michail V Alekseyev, Russian general (WW I), murdered at 60 
1918
Mogens Enger, Wenn die Lawinen stürzen 
1923
Jean Signoret, L'histoire de Marouf 
1924
Valery Bryusov, Russian writer and critic (b. 1873) 
1924
Harry Edmondson, To Rent Furnished 
1924
Valery Briusov, Secrets Shared with a Stranger 
1924
Jake Daubert, World Series Games 1916, Boston vs. Brooklyn 
1926
Vaso Abashidze, Khanuma 
1934
J-Louis-F Barthou, French writer/premier/foreign minister, murdered 
1934
King Alexander, of Yugoslavia, killed by Georgief (Croatian terrorist) 
1934
Louis Barthou,  
1934
King Alexander of Yugoslavia, King Alexander at Bled 
1937
August de Boeck, composer, dies at 72 
1937
George AA Alting van Geusau, Dutch min of war (1918-20), dies at 73 
1938
Robert Goupil, Le gros lot de Cornembuis 
1940
Wilfred Grenfell, English medical missionary to Newfoundland and Labrador (b. 1865). 
1940
Wilfred Grenfell, The Viking 
1941
Helen Morgan, American singer/actress, dies of liver ailment at 41 
1941
John Cobb, The Lure of a Woman 
1941
Helen Morgan, Applause 
1943
Gerard W Kerncamp, historian/editor-in-chief (Green Amsterdam), dies 
1943
Jan Dieters, leader of illegal Dutch political party (CPN), executed 
1943
Lou Jansen, leader of illegal Dutch political party (CPN), executed 
1943
Pieter Zeeman, naturalist (Nobel 1902), dies 
1943
Charles Graham, Valley of Hunted Men 
1943
Charles Graham, Two Flags West 
1944
C.L. Dice, Shoulder Arms 
1944
Dragoljub Sotirovic, Ulrih Celjski i Vladislav Hunjadi 
1946
Alfred P. James, Everything's Rosie 
1949
Viktor Alexandrovich Uspensky, composer, dies at 70 
1950
George Hainsworth, National Hockey League goaltender, dies in a car accident at 55 
1953
James Finlayson, Way Out West 
1953
Ruth Rogers, Hidden Gold 
1954
Wilfried Seyferth, Decision Before Dawn 
1954
Robert Jackson, Nuremberg Trials 
1955
Alice Joyce, actress (Song O' My Heart), dies at 65 
1955
Barton Hepburn, Hi Diddle Diddle 
1955
Paul Stanton, Across the Pacific 
1955
Alice Joyce, Dancing Mothers 
1956
Marie Doro, American actress (b. 1882) 
1956
Marie Doro, Oliver Twist 
1956
Lucie Höflich, Die Warschauer Zitadelle 
1958
Pius XII, [Eugenio Pacelli], Pope (1939-58), dies at 82 
1958
Merton Hodge, The Wind and the Rain 
1958
J.O. Martin, Border Village 
1958
Howard M. Mitchell, The Traffic Cop 
1958
Pope Pius XII, The Immortal City 
1959
Alexander Saxelin, Before the Opening Night 
1960
Howard Glenn, NY Titan, dies of injuries sustain in this day's game 
1960
David Cavendish, Captain Blood 
1962
Lulu McConnell, comediene (It Pays to be Ignorant), dies at 80 
1962
Conchita de Moraes, Bonequinha de Seda 
1962
Leland Fuller, Laura 
1963
Thurlow Weed Lieurance, composer, dies at 85 
1967
Andre Maurois, [Emile Herzog], French writer (Balzac), dies 
1967
Ernesto "Che" Guevara, Argentine Marxist revolutionary and physician, executed in Bolivia at 39 
1967
Gordon Allport, US Psychologist (personalities), dies at 69 
1968
Pierre Mulele, Congolese rebel leader, executed 
1970
Jean Giono, writer, dies 
1972
Giuseppe Capogrossi, Italian painter, dies at 72 
1972
Miriam Hopkins, actress (Carrie, Barbary Coast), dies at 69 
1974
Oskar Schindler, German businessman (b. 1908) 
1975
Ann Woodward,  
1976
Walter Warlimont, German General WWII (b. 1894) 
1977
Peter Mosbacher, Das doppelte Lottchen 
1978
Jacques Brel, Belgian chansonnier, buried on Atuama, dies at 49 
1979
Tonni Bau, Hans Onsdagsveninde 
1980
Louise Laureau, An American in Paris 
1980
Filippo Scelzo, Odessa in fiamme 
1980
Michael Darrin, Hidden Guns 
1981
Roberto Ratti, Los hombres no deben llorar 
1982
Anna Freud, Austria/Engl psychoanalyst/daughter of Sigmund, dies at 86 
1982
Zlatibor Stoimirov, Salas u Malom Ritu 
1982
Anna Freud,  
1983
Sun Suk Joon, South Korean vice premier, murdered 
1983
Prudence Beers, Psycho 
1984
Enid Baine, The Heist Job 
1984
Heinz von Cleve, Light Cavalry 
1984
Lew Christensen, The Man with the Golden Hat 
1985
Emílio Garrastazu Médici, president of Brazil (b. 1905) 
1985
James Escalante, Bambi 
1986
Harald Reinl, Winnetou 
1986
Chadi Abdel Salam, The Mummy 
1986
Michael Baseleon, General Hospital 
1987
Clare A Booth Luce, US diplomat/journalist, dies at 84 
1987
Guru Gopinath, Indian classical dancer (b. 1908) 
1987
Irving Greenberg, Party Girl 
1987
Ella Eronen, Sadas yö 
1987
John Bedford, Devil's Playground 
1987
Vladimir Ruzdjak, Sinji galeb 
1987
Joyce Fair, A Little Volunteer 
1987
Clare Boothe Luce, The Women 
1987
David Polk, I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can 
1988
Edward Chodorov, playwright/director (Louis Pasteur), dies at 84 
1988
Felix Wankel, developer of Wankel rotary engine, dies 
1988
Henrietta Jacobson, Catskill Honeymoon 
1988
Evgeniy Gvozdev, Kogda razvodyat mosty 
1988
Alex Gottlieb, Susan Slept Here 
1988
Edward Chodorov, Kind Lady 
1988
Jackie Milburn, A Tribute to Jackie Milburn: The Jackie Milburn Story 
1989
Penny Lernoux, American journalist and author (b. 1940) 
1989
Mary Alice Rice, Love Goes West 
1989
Yusuf Atilgan, Motherland Hotel 
1989
Nikolay Lebedev, Schastlivogo plavaniya 
1990
Richard Murdoch, actor (Lilli Marlene), dies of heart attack at 83 
1990
Ashley Cowan, Mutiny on the Bounty 
1990
Géza Ottlik, Hajnali háztetök 
1990
Richard Murdoch, The Ghost Train 
1990
Boris Paichadze, Pirveli mertskhali 
1991
Roy Black, German singer/actor (Kinderarzt Dr Froehlich), dies 
1991
Thalmus Rasulala, actor (Blacula), dies of heart attack at 51 
1991
Roy Black, Always Trouble with the Teachers 
1991
Thalmus Rasulala, General Hospital 
1991
Juraj Paska Sr., Niet inej cesty 
1991
Hans Madin, Ediths Tagebuch 
1992
Ben Maddow, The Asphalt Jungle 
1992
Per Olof Sundman, The Chasers 
1993
C R Rangachari, cricketer (4 Tests for India), dies 
1993
Geert de Vlaeminck, Belgian champion cyclist, dies at 26 
1993
Riva Nimitz, Fogo e Paixão 
1993
Sachiko Murase, Rhapsody in August 
1993
Marijan Lovric, Thou Shalt Not Kill 
1993
Denis Manuel, Le Deuxieme Souffle 
1993
Larry Anzalone, The Set-Up 
1994
Fred Lebow, US founder of New York Marathon, dies of cancer 
1994
James Hill, English director/screenwriter (Born Free), dies at 75 
1994
Joan Dickson, cellist, dies at 72 
1994
Raich Carter, footballer, dies at 80 
1994
Alan Cooke, The New Lassie 
1994
Florence Blot, The Tenant 
1994
Rolf Thiele, Rosemary 
1994
Fred Lebow,  
1995
Alec Douglas-Home, PM of Britain (1963-64), dies 
1995
John Alfred Scali, journalist/diplomat, dies at 77 
1995
Kukrit Pramoj, PM of Thailand (1975-76), dies at 84 
1995
Lord Home of Hirsel, cricket (Middlesex player later British PM), dies 
1995
Patric William Billy Walker, astrologer, dies at 64 
1995
Phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader, dies at 83 
1995
Virginia Majewski, On Dangerous Ground 
1995
John Scali, Dinner at Howard K. Smith's 
1995
Armin Ganz, Bull Durham 
1995
Kukrit Pramoj, The Outrage 
1995
Alec Douglas-Home, The Gentleman Factory 
1996
Alan Charles Downes, cameraman, dies at 58 
1996
Harvey Vernon, actor (Jasper-Carter Country), dies at 69 
1996
Nigel Thomas Loveridge Fisher, politician, dies at 83 
1996
Richard Clarkson, aerodynamicist, dies at 94 
1996
Harvey Vernon, Teen Wolf 
1996
Joachim Wohlgemuth, Egon und das achte Weltwunder 
1996
Hugo Ahlberg, Kehittyvä Kemi 
1996
Hans Ullberg, Roseanna 
1996
Aleksandar Popovic, The Night Is Dark 
1996
Norah Fontes, Bebel, Garota Propaganda 
1996
Colleen Peterson, Ladies' Night 
1996
Per Asplin, A Day Without Lies 
1996
Don Gais, Optreden van... 
1996
Walter Kerr, The Bat 
1997
Arthur Tracy, radio personality (Street Singer), dies at 98 
1997
Mário Brasini, Gente Honesta 
1997
Viktor Shevkov, Junior and Karlson 
1997
Arch Johnson, The Sting 
1997
Frank Schaufuss, Et skud fra hjertet 
1998
Gulnar Kheiralla, The Star Prince 
1998
Robert Allen, The Awful Truth 
1998
Doris Thalmer, Bear Ye One Another's Burden 
1998
St. John Terrell, Mr. & Mrs. Monroe 
1998
Ryszard Lindenberg, Bracia polscy 
1998
Con Meyer, Soldier of Orange 
1999
Milt Jackson, American jazz vibraphonist (b. 1923) 
1999
Akhtar Hameed Khan, pioneer of Microcredit in developing countries (b. 1914) 
1999
Karlice Hinson, The Fugitive 
1999
Morris L. West, The Shoes of the Fisherman 
1999
Andrzej Wróbel, Ashes and Diamonds 
1999
Gerald A. Benullo, Once Around 
1999
João Cabral de Melo Neto, Morte e Vida Severina 
1999
Ozma Baum Mantele, Oz: The American Fairyland 
1999
Milt Jackson, Wild 
2000
David Dukes, American actor (b. 1945) 
2000
Patrick Anthony Porteous, Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross (b. 1918) 
2000
Linda Chávez Rodríguez, The Fight in the Fields 
2000
Lajos Kocsis, Mexico City 1968: Games of the XIX Olympiad 
2000
Camille Collins, Diamond Jim 
2000
Fred Williams, 1963 NFL Championship Game 
2000
David Dukes, Gods and Monsters 
2001
Dagmar, American television personality (b. 1921) 
2001
Herbert Ross, American film director and producer (b. 1927) 
2001
Dagmar, Episode dated 11 May 1952 
2001
Manny Albam, 4 Clowns 
2001
Judita Cerovská, Cosy Dens 
2001
Herbert Ross, Footloose 
2001
István Mezei, Thorn Castle 
2001
Peter M. Thompson, Monster a-Go Go 
2001
Joe Lubin, The Iron Giant 
2001
Vladimir Danilyevich, Ave Maria 
2002
Charles Guggenheim, American film director/producer (b. 1924) 
2002
Aileen Wournos, American serial killer sentenced to death (b. 1956) 
2002
Charles Guggenheim, Berga: Soldiers of Another War 
2002
Boris Boldyrevskiy, Only Old Men Are Going to Battle 
2002
Steven P. Sardanis, Suspect 
2002
Bruno O'Ya, Niekas nenorejo mirti 
2002
Jim Martin, Paper Lion 
2002
Sava Mrmak, Zvizduk u osam 
2003
Mervyn Blake, Serjeant Musgrave's Dance 
2003
Ruth Hall, Monkey Business 
2003
Judith Pierce, The Turn of the Screw 
2003
Martin Johnson, Sweet Sixteen 
2003
Matt Roe, Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult 
2004
Maxime Faget, In Search of Liberty Bell 7 
2004
John Tebbel, The Battle Over Citizen Kane 
2005
Louis Nye, American comedian and actor (b. 1913) 
2005
Kathryn Knotts, The Principal 
2005
Ted Peshak, What to Do on a Date 
2005
Goldie Glitters, Tricia's Wedding 
2005
Waldemar Wróblewski, Torn 
2005
Gaetano Afeltra, Mussolini, Churchill e cartoline 
2005
Clóvis Bornay, Entranced Earth 
2005
Steve Peck, Rhinestone 
2005
Louis Nye, The Facts of Life 
2006
Paul Hunter, English professional snooker player (b. 1978) 
2006
Raymond Noorda, American co-founder and long time CEO of Novell (b. 1924) 
2006
Klaus Renft, Halbstark 
2006
Cezariusz Chrapkiewicz, Karabiny 
2006
Coccinelle, Beach Casanova 
2006
Renata Kossobudzka, Dwa zebra Adama 
2006
Paul Hunter, Episode #34.19 
2006
Wade Warren, Going Down 
2006
Marek Grechuta, Polowanie na muchy 
2006
Concha Valero, Los sueños húmedos de Patrizia 
2006
David Connolly, Thirteen Conversations About One Thing 
2006
J.P. Burns, Charity 
2006
Pat Coakley, After Twilight 
2006
Danièle Huillet, The Chronicle of Anna Magdalena Bach 
2007
Enrico Banducci, American nightclub owner (b. 1922) 
2007
Bent H. Barfod, Mixed-Double 
2007
Kurt Schwaen, Der Fall Gleiwitz 
2007
Enrico Banducci, Looking for Lenny 
2007
Carol Bruce, Planes, Trains & Automobiles 
2007
René Bail, Les désoeuvrés 
2007
Becky Fallberg, The Black Cauldron 
2007
Jada Weller, Betrayal 
2007
Lady Jaye Breyer P'Orridge, The Ballad of Genesis and Lady Jaye 
2008
Gidget Gein, American musician (b. 1969) 
2008
Nilda Spencer, Me You Them 
2008
Flora Marino, The Lost One 
2008
Milan Kymlicka, Margaret's Museum 
2008
Gidget Gein, Strange Days 
2009
Anne Friedberg, The Deep End 
2009
Stuart Kaminsky, Once Upon a Time in America 
2009
Barry Letts, Brookside 
2009
Al C. Ward, Godzilla, King of the Monsters! 
2009
Stephen Christensen, Christmas with the Kranks 
2009
Richard Sonnenfeldt, The Nuremberg Trials 
2009
Jules Power, Mr. Wizard 
2009
Aldo Buzzi, Love in the City 
2009
Rusty Wier, Urban Cowboy 
2009
Jacques Chessex, La confession du pasteur Burg 
2009
Dré Steemans, Het swingpaleis 
2010
Mattis Mathiesen, Olsen-banden 
2010
Ernie Tate, Flashdance 
2011
Pavel Karelin, Russian skijumper (b. 1989) 
2011
Vibeke Falk, Private Confessions 
2011
Stefan Ramin, Blauwasserleben 
2011
Mark Kingston, Saint Jack 
2011
Ray Aranha, Dead Man Walking 
2012
Harris Savides, American cinematographer., dies from brain cancer at 55 
2012
Harris Savides, Zodiac 
2012
Elo Romancik, Witchhammer 
2012
Olgert Kroders, Zaveshchaniye professora Douelya 
2012
Budd Lynch, Hockey's Greatest Era: 1942-1967 
2012
Theo Olof, Lang zal ie leven 
2013
Wilfried Martens, Belgian Prime Minister, dies from pancreatic cancer at 77 
2013
Stanley Kauffmann, For the Love of Movies: The Story of American Film Criticism 
2013
Norma Bengell, Mafioso 
2013
Wilfried Martens, Episode #1.6 
2013
Roger Richman, W.C. Fields: Straight Up 
2013
Mark Brandon Read, Chopper 
2013
Srihari, Magadheera 
2013
Edmund Niziurski, Spona 
2013
Ingrid Skovgaard, Hos Ingrid og Lillebror 
2013
Darris McCord, 1957 NFL Championship Game 
2014
Victor Winding, The Faceless Ones: Episode 3 
2014
Jan Hooks, Batman Returns 
2014
Sydney Chapman, The Politics of Power 
2014
Jocelyn Stevens, 1956: The Year the Illusions Ended 
2014
Kim Robert Koscki, Apollo 13 
2014
Ana Karic, Night Boats 
2014
Boris Buzancic, H-8... 
2015
Ravindra Jain, Vivah 
2015
Gordon Honeycombe, Then She Was Gone 
2015
Julia Jones, Emmerdale 
2015
Larry Rosen, Pilot 
2015
Larry Rosen, Jazz and the Philharmonic 
2015
Dave Meyers, The UCLA Dynasty 
2015
Geoffrey Howe, Triumph Herald 
2015
Andreas Mannkopff, Otto - Der Film 
2015
Jerry Parr, In the Line of Fire: Behind the Scenes with the Secret Service 
2015
Jean Badal, Playtime 
2015
Leny Escudéro, Pikkuisen hymyä 
2016
Australia's 'mystery' spinner John Gleeson dies aged 78 
2017
Connie Hawkins, basketball's original high-flyer, dies at 75 
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