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Operation - Notable Historical Events

HandelNov 3, 1752

HooverSep 7, 1936

HitlerJul 2, 1940

MacArthurJun 30, 1943

StalinDec 1, 1943

Karl DönitzJan 23, 1945

Aleksandr SolzhenitsynSep 19, 1974

Tom CruiseMay 6, 1990

Saddam HusseinDec 13, 2003

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Operation - Historical Events
Date Event
1662-01-27

1st American lime kiln begins operation (Providence RI)

1752-11-03

George Frideric Handel undergoes (failed) eye operation

1794-01-14

Dr Jessee Bennet of Edom, Va, performs 1st successful Cesarean section operation in the US on his wife

1811-10-11

The Juliana, 1st steam-powered ferryboat, begins operation

1838-03-08

US mint in New Orleans begins operation (producing dimes)

1862-08-29

US Bureau of Engraving & Printing begins operation

1865-04-24

Fire alarm & police telegraph system put into operation (SF)

1876-12-06

1st crematorium in US begins operation, Washington, Penn

1881-05-10

Lighthouse on Ameland begins operation

1886-03-20

1st AC power plant in US begins commercial operation, Mass

1890-11-27

1st signal box for SF Police Department goes into operation

1890-12-22

Cornwallis Valley Railway begins operation between Kingsport and Kentville, Nova Scotia.

1891-06-29

Street railway in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, commences operation.

1896-11-14

Power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation

1897-08-21

Oldsmobile begins operation as a General Motors Corp division

1902-02-21

Dr Harvey Cushing, 1st US brain surgeon, does his 1st brain operation

1905-06-10

1st forest fire lookout tower placed in operation, Greenville, Me

1912-12-23

Aswan Dam in Nile begins operation

1912-12-28

SF Municipal Railway starts operation at Geary St (MUNI)

1917-12-26

Fed government took over operation of American RR for duration of WW I

1922-12-06

1st constitution of Irish Free State comes into operation

1923-04-07

1st brain tumor operation under local anesthetic performed (Beth Israel Hospital in NYC) by Dr K Winfield Ney

1925-03-09

Pink's War, the first RAF operation conducted independently of the Army or Navy, begins.

1931-12-01

Ottawa branch of Royal Mint begins operation as Royal Canadian Mint

1932-10-10

Dnjepr Dam in USSR put into operation (world's biggest)

1934-01-28

1st US ski tow (rope) begins operation (Woodstock Vermont)

1935-02-13

1st US surgical operation for relief of angina pectoris, Cleveland

1935-12-05

1st coml hydroponics operation established (Montebello California)

1936-09-07

Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) begins operation

1939-11-06

World War II: 'Sonderaktion Krakau' - a Nazi operation against academics in Kraków, Poland

1940-05-27

British & French begin evacuation of Dunkirk (Operation Dynamo) during WWII

1940-07-02

Hitler orders invasion of Britain (Operation Sealion)

1940-07-15

1st betatron placed in operation, Urbana, Il

1940-09-03

Hitler orders invasion in England on Sept 21 (Operation Seelöwe/Sealion)

1940-09-11

Hitler begins operation Seelöwe (Sealion - aborted invasion England)

1940-09-11

George Stibitz pioneers the first remote operation of a computer.

1941-03-04

The United Kingdom launches Operation Claymore on the Lofoten Islands, during World War II.

1941-03-22

Grand Coulee Dam in Washington goes into operation

1941-04-25

Operation Merkur: Hitler orders conquest of Kreta

1941-06-30

World War II: Operation Barbarossa - Germany captures Lviv, Ukraine.

1941-09-30

German assault on Moscow, Operation Typhoon, begins

1942-02-13

Hitler's Operation Sealion (invasion of England) cancelled

1942-05-27

Reinhard Heydrich, Nazi "Deputy Reich Protector of the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia" is shot & mortally wounded in Prague in in Operation Anthropoid

1942-06-30

US Mint in New Orleans ceases operation

1942-07-23

World War II: Operation Edelweiss (a German plan to gain control over the Caucasus) begins.

1942-11-08

Operation Torch; began as US and British forces under Eisenhower land in French North Africa

1943-01-20

Operation-Weiss: Assault of German, Italian, Bulgarian & Croatian

1943-05-16

-17th] Operation Chastise - the Dambusters Raid; 617 Squadron RAF bombs Möhne & Eder dams (Ruhr valley) with bouncing bombs

1943-05-25

Trident conference in Washington, DC (operation plan '43 against Japan)

1943-06-30

Gen MacArthur begins Operation Cartwheel (island-hopping)

1943-07-10

US, British and Canadian forces invade Sicily in WW II (Operation Husky)

1943-07-28

World War II: Operation Gomorrah: The British bomb Hamburg causing a firestorm that kills 42,000 German civilians.

1943-09-09

US, British & French troops land in Salerno (operation Avalanche)

1943-11-23

British Forces Broadcasting Service begins operation

1943-12-01

FDR, Churchill & Stalin agree to Operation Overlord (D-Day)

1944-01-31

Operation-Overlord (D-Day) postponed until June

1944-05-17

Operation Straightline: Allies land in Neth New-Guinea

1944-05-23

Operation Buffalo: Allied break out from Anzio bridgehead

1944-05-27

Allies land on Biak, Indonesia (operation Horlicks)

1944-06-06

Operation Neptune, D-Day: 150,000 Allied Expeditionary Force lands in Normandy, France in WWII

1944-06-22

Opening day of the Soviet Union's Operation Bagration against Army Group Centre.

1944-07-18

7:45 Operation-Goodwood: British assault east of Caen

1944-07-25

World War II: Operation Spring - one of the bloodiest days for Canadians during the war: 18,444 casualties, including 5,021 killed.

1944-08-14

Operation Tractable: new Canadian offensive

1944-08-15

Operation Anvil: Allies land on French Mediterranean sea coast

1944-08-15

Operation Dragoon: Allied troops land in Provence

1944-09-17

Operation Market Garden: British airborne division lands Arnhem Neth

1944-09-22

Operation Market Garden: Polish paratroopers land at Driel

1945-01-23

World War II: Karl Dönitz launches Operation Hannibal.

1945-02-23

Operation Grenade: Gen Simpsons 9th Army crosses Ruhr

1945-03-23

Largest operation in Pacific War (WWII), 1,500 US Navy ships bomb Japanese island of Okinawa

1945-03-24

Operation Varsity: British, US & Canadian airborne landings east of the Rhine

1945-03-27

World War II: Operation Starvation, the aerial mining of Japan's ports and waterways begins.

1945-04-29

1st food drop by RAF above Nazi-occupied Holland (operation Manna)

1946-02-12

World War II: Operation Deadlight ends after scuttling 121 of 154 captured U-boats.

1947-03-01

International Monetary Fund begins operation

1948-10-18

Operation 10 Plagues - Israeli offensive against Egyptian army

1948-10-30

Operation Hiram: Israelis take control of Galilee

1948-11-12

The first mobile betatron (particle accelerator) begins operation at the U.S. Naval Ordnance Laboratory, White Oak, Maryland

1948-11-16

Operation Magic Carpet - 1st plane from Yemen carrying Jews to Israel

1950-08-24

Operation Magic Carpet concludes transporting 45,000 Yemenite Jews

1950-09-24

"Operation Magic Carpet" - all Jews from Yemen move to Israel

1952-12-01

The New York Daily News reports the first successful sexual reassignment operation.

1952-12-15

Christine Jorgenson is 1st person to undergo a sex-change operation

1953-08-05

Operation "Big Switch"; Korean War prisoner exchanged at Panmunjom

1953-08-19

The democratically elected Prime Minister of Iran Mohammad Mosaddegh is overthrown in a coup orchestrated by the United Kingdom (under the name 'Operation Boot') and the United States (under the name TPAJAX Project)

1954-02-15

1st Bevatron particle accelerator in operation-Berkeley, California

1955-06-15

The Eisenhower administration stages the first annual "Operation Alert" (OPAL) exercise, an attempt to assess the USA's preparations for a nuclear attack.

1956-01-08

Operation Auca: Five U.S. missionaries are killed by the Huaorani of Ecuador shortly after making contact with them.

1956-09-25

First transatlantic telephone cable goes into operation (Newfoundland-Oban)

1957-01-01

An Irish Republican Army (IRA) unit attacks Brookeborough RUC barracks in one of the most famous incidents of the IRA's Operation Harvest.

1957-06-04

1st commercial coal pipeline placed in operation

1958-01-01

European Economic Community (Common Market) starts operation

1958-08-01

US atomic sub USS Nautilus 1st begins transit of North Pole "operation Sunshine"

1962-03-04

AEC announces 1st atomic power plant in Antarctica in operation

1962-07-06

Nuclear test shot Sedan; part of Operation Plowshare.

1962-10-25

1st Belgian nuclear reactor begins operation

1962-12-31

American Basketball League announces suspension of operation

1964-08-01

ALM (Antillian Airlines) begins operation

1965-07-21

Pakistan, Iran & Turkey sign Regional Co-Operation pact

1966-12-31

Toboggan Chutes begin operation in Cleveland Metroparks

1967-01-06

United States Marine Corps and ARVN troops launch "Operation Deckhouse Five" in the Mekong River delta.

1967-02-22

25,000 US & S Vietnamese troops launch Operation Junction City against Viet Cong. Largest US airborne assult since WWII

1967-04-01

The United States Department of Transportation begins operation.

1968-01-06

Dr N E Shumway performs 1st US adult cardiac transplant operation

1969-01-02

Operation Barrier Reef begins in the Mekong Delta, Vietnam.

1969-01-10

Pirate Radio Station Free Derby begins operation by Northern Ireland

1969-03-01

Pirate Radio 259 begins operation off the French coast

1969-08-14

The British Army deployed on the streets of Northern Ireland, marking the beginning of Operation Banner

1970-07-03

The British Army imposed a curfew on the Falls Road area of Belfast as they search for weapons; during the operation they come under attack from the Official IRA (OIRA) and republican rioters

1971-05-01

Amtrak Railroad begins operation

1971-08-09

Operation Demetrius (or Internment) is introduced in Northern Ireland allowing suspected terrorists to be indefinitely detained without trial; the security forces arrested 342 people suspected of supporting paramilitaries

1971-08-10

During the internment round-up operation in west Belfast, the Parachute Regiment kill 11 unarmed civilians in what became known as the Ballymurphy massacre

1971-08-11

4 people are shot dead in separate incidents in Belfast; three of them by the British Army, as violence continues following the introduction of Internment and Operation Demetrius

1971-12-25

Operation PUSH (People United to Save Humanity) form Jesse Jackson

1972-04-19

British Prime Ministe rEdward Heath confirms that a plan to conduct an arrest operation, in the event of a riot during the march on 30 January 1972, was known to British government Ministers in advance

1972-07-31

Operation Motorman: the British Army use 12,000 soldiers supported by tanks and bulldozers to re-take the "no-go areas" controlled by the Provisional Irish Republican Army

1973-03-08

The Provisional Irish Republican Army undertakes its first operation in Great Britain, planting four car bombs in London; 10 members of PIRA are arrested at Heathrow Airport while trying to leave the country

1973-07-02

Nation Black Network begins operation on radio

1974-09-19

The KGB begin a large-scale operation to discredit Russian novelist Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and cut his communications with Soviet dissidents

1975-04-29

Vietnam War: Operation Frequent Wind: The U.S. begins to evacuate US citizens from Saigon prior to an expected North Vietnamese takeover. U.S. involvement in the war comes to an end.

1975-08-01

CSCE Final Act creates the Conference for Security and Co-operation in Europe.

1976-02-07

World's largest telescope (600 cm) begins operation (USSR)

1976-07-04

Operation Entebbe - Israel rescues 229 Air France hostage passengers In Uganda (3 hostages die along with Ugandan soldiers and Israeli soldier)

1976-08-21

Operation Paul Bunyan at Panmunjeom, Korea.

1978-03-15

-21] operation Litani: Israeli offensive in South Lebanon

1979-09-24

CompuServe began operation as 1st computer information service

1979-10-01

RKO radio network begins operation

1980-02-02

FBI releases details of Abscam, a sting operation that targeted 31 elected & public officials for bribes for political favors

1980-04-24

US military operation to save 52 hostages in Iran, fails, 8 die

1980-05-14

Dept of Health & Human Services begins operation

1986-04-15

The United States launches Operation El Dorado Canyon against Libya.

1990-01-01

Sports News Network begins operation on cable TV

1990-01-11

Actor Joseph Cotton undergoes vocal cancer operation at 84

1990-05-06

Tom Cruise is ticketed for careless operation of a vehicle in SC

1991-01-17

Operation Desert Storm begins-US led allies vs Iraq

1991-01-17

Operation Desert Storm: 1st US pilot shot down (Jeffrey Zahn)

1991-01-19

Eastern Airlines shuts down operation

1992-03-15

UN officially embarks on its largest peacekeeping operation

1992-07-08

Conference for Security and Co-operation in Europe creates the office of High Commissioner on National Minorities.

1992-12-09

Operation Restore Hope - US Marines land in Somalia

1995-05-01

Croatian forces launch Operation Flash during the Croatian War of Independence.

1995-08-04

Operation Storm begins in Croatia.

1995-08-05

The city of Knin, a significant Serb stronghold, is captured by Croatian forces during Operation Storm. The date is celebrated as the day of victory (Victory and Homeland Thanksgiving Day) in Croatia.

1995-08-29

NATO launches Operation Deliberate Force against Bosnian Serb forces.

1995-11-30

Official end of Operation Desert Storm.

1996-01-12

Russian troops arrived in Bosnia (joint operation with US)

1998-12-16

Iraq disarmament crisis: Operation Desert Fox - the United States and United Kingdom bomb targets in Iraq.

1999-06-12

Kosovo War: Operation Joint Guardian begins - a NATO-led United Nations peacekeeping force KFor enters the province of Kosovo in Federal Republic of Yugoslavia.

2002-03-01

U.S. invasion of Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda begins in eastern Afghanistan.

2002-03-02

U.S. invasion of Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda begins, (ending on March 19 after killing 500 Taliban and al Qaeda fighters, with 11 Western troop fatalities).

2002-03-19

U.S. invasion of Afghanistan: Operation Anaconda ends (started on March 2) after killing 500 Taliban and al Qaeda fighters with 11 allied troop fatalities.

2003-01-24

The United States Department of Homeland Security officially begins operation.

2003-03-23

In Nasiriyah, Iraq, 11 soldiers of the 507th Maintenance Company as well as 18 U.S. Marines are killed during the first major conflict of Operation Iraqi Freedom.

2003-08-11

NATO takes over command of the peacekeeping force in Afghanistan, marking its first major operation outside Europe in its 54-year-history.

2003-12-13

Former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is captured near his home town of Tikrit (see Operation Red Dawn).

2006-07-01

The first operation of Qinghai-Tibet Railway in the People's Republic of China.

2006-07-12

Hezbollah initiates Operation True Promise.

2007-07-31

Operation Banner, the presence of the British Army in Northern Ireland, and longest-running British Army operation ever, comes to an end.

2010-08-19

Operation Iraqi Freedom ends, with the last of the United States brigade combat teams crossing the border to Kuwait.

2011-10-27

The Royal Australian Navy announces that they discovered the wreck of a World War II submarine in Simpson Harbour, Papua New Guinea during Operation RENDER SAFE - it is likely to be Japanese.

2012-08-29

Operation Eagle, undertaken by the Egyptian Army, results in the deaths of 11 suspected terrorists and the arrest of another 23

2016-03-25

Six arrests in Brussels police operation after bombings

2018-07-09

4 rescued from Thai cave in risky operation; 9 remain inside

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Operation - Notable Birthdays

Daniel WilliamsJan 18, 1858

Operation - Birthdays
Date Event
1813-01-15

James Marion Sims, SC, surgeon/gynecologist (vesicovaginal operation)

1849-12-19

Henry Clay Frick, Penn, built world's largest coke & steel operation

1858-01-18

Daniel Williams, Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania, surgeon (1st open heart operation), (d. 1931)

1900-02-25

Jed Harris, producer/director (Billy Rose Show, Operation Mad Ball)

1905-02-20

Lucius H. Chappell, Operation Petticoat

1906-10-11

Vyacheslav Leshchyov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1906-12-05

William Spier, Operation Souvenir

1907-02-28

Milton Caniff, Operation Big Thunder

1908-02-13

Heinz Schwitzke, Wir sind mitten in der Operation

1908-9-15

Carmen Hill, Operation Conspiracy

1910-10-27

Herschel Daugherty, Operation -- Annihilate!

1912-02-12

R.F. Delderfield, Operation Snafu

1912-07-05

John W. Morley, Operation Petticoat

1913-11-30

Moris Slobodskoy, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1914-04-19

Joseph Stone, Operation Petticoat

1914-08-21

Robert Emmet Smith, Operation Petticoat

1914-10-20

Clarence Lung, Operation Petticoat

1914-11-23

George Dunn, Operation Petticoat

1915-02-17

Natalya Gitserot, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1915-08-26

Georgiy Georgiu, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1915-9-13

Reg Johnson, Operation Amsterdam

1916-03-06

Virginia Gregg, Operation Petticoat

1916-06-26

Vinicio Marinucci, Operation Atlantis

1916-11-02

Klemens von Klemperer, Operation Valkyrie: The Stauffenberg Plot to Kill Hitler

1917-02-03

Art Klein, Operation Bottleneck

1917-02-27

Michael McCarthy, Operation Amsterdam

1917-10-24

Andrew Crawford, Operation Disaster

1918-01-01

Wolf Mittler, Operation Ganymed

1918-06-04

Oliver Cliff, Operation Souvenir

1918-07-14

Patti Heider, Operation: Bribery

1919-02-10

Aleksander Valic, Operation

1919-07-20

Paolo Levi, Operation Kid Brother

1919-9-28

Helmut Pigge, Operation Walküre

1920-02-02

Gloria Gilbert, A Musical Operation

1920-02-26

Aleksei Smirnov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1920-9-11

Scott Forbes, Operation Pacific

1921-03-03

Harry Kalenberg, Operation Walküre

1921-04-28

Guseyn Akhundov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1921-08-23

Yakov Kostyukovskiy, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1923-07-28

Vladimir Basov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1923-11-05

Fred Carson, Operation -- Annihilate!

1924-02-17

Gevork Vartanian, Iran, Soviet intelligence agent (Operation Long Jump), (d. 2012)

1924-07-16

Herbert Doerfel, Operation Eichmann

1925-08-29

Vladimir Jagaric, Operation Stadium

1925-12-09

Dina Merrill, NYC, actress (Operation Petticoat, Butterfield 8)

1926-02-26

Arsène Souffriau, Operation X-70

1926-06-22

Gerd Gutbier, Operation Walküre

1926-07-14

Paul King, Operation Petticoat

1928-06-15

Götz von Langheim, Operation Walküre

1928-07-22

Slavko Goldstein, Operation Stadium

1928-12-25

Earl Brown, Salt Lake City Ut, actor (Stovall-Operation Petticoat)

1929-04-03

Vladimir Rautbart, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1929-10-13

Alice Allyn, Operation Dames

1929-10-18

Svatopluk Matyás, Operation Bororo

1930-04-14

Robert Gallico, Operation Yodel

1930-04-19

Dick Sargent, Operation Petticoat

1930-06-24

Fred Kareman, Operation Spleen

1931-02-15

Peter Holmans, Operation Julie

1931-04-19

Mohammad Ali, FBI Operation Pakistan

1931-08-24

Chuck Henderson, Operation Dames

1932-04-25

Ika Panajotovic, Operation Cross Eagles

1932-06-14

Joe Arpaio, Operation Spa Promotion

1932-07-28

Valentina Berezutskaya, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1933-05-11

Joan Swift, Operation -- Annihilate!

1935-02-14

Ronnie Knox, Operation Thunderbirds

1935-08-20

Lisbet Kurt, Operation Camel

1936-02-14

Joan O'Brien, Operation Petticoat

1936-05-30

Ruta Lee, actress (Operation Eichmann, Marjorie Morningstar)

1936-09-28

Robert Hogan, NYC, actor (Peyton Place, Operation Petticoat)

1936-12-28

Otakar Fuka, Operation Bororo

1937-05-30

Aleksandr Demyanenko, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1937-08-05

Dan Shomron, Operation Thunderbolt: Entebbe

1938-01-07

Paul Revere, Operation Thanksgiving

1938-04-13

Jeremy Franklin, Operation Ascalon

1938-9-19

Pauline Shepherd, Operation Cupid

1939-9-04

John James Russell, Operation Petticoat

1940-03-17

Sergey Zhirnov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1940-10-06

Viktor Pavlov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1940-10-09

Valeriy Nosik, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1941-11-23

Merle Pertile, Operation: Daddy

1943-07-14

Hans-Joachim Alpers, Perry Rhodan - Operation Eastside

1944-08-27

Catherine Leroy, Operation Last Patrol

1944-10-10

Viktor Zozulin, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1945-11-23

Assaf Dayan, Israel, actor (Operation Thunderbolt)

1946-03-13

Yonatan Netanyahu, Israeli soldier who died leading rescue operation Entebbe in Uganda (d. 1976)

1946-07-22

Danny Glover, San Francisco CA, actor (Lethal Weapon, Operation Dumbo Drop)

1948-07-21

Stephan Kayser, LH 615 - Operation München

1948-12-27

Carol Faylen, Operation Man Save

1949-02-13

Jo Baier, Operation Valkyrie

1949-08-05

Paul Weaver, Operation: Beelzebuddy

1949-08-25

Thomas Hoyt Godfrey, The Operation

1950-02-09

Saad Salman, Operation Hermes

1950-06-16

Jesse Dizon, Oceanside California, actor (Ramon-Operation Petticoat)

1951-03-15

Pia Garde, Operation Leo

1952-03-30

Aleksandr Pozdnyakov, Operation Happy New Year

1952-06-26

Ragnheiður Steindórsdóttir, The Deception Operation

1953-04-16

Diogo Dória, Operation Autumn

1954-9-11

Eagle Wong, Shark Operation

1954-9-23

Matthias Dittmer, Operation Zucker

1955-04-05

Anthony Horowitz, Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker

1955-06-19

Neil Johnson, Operation Delta Force 3: Clear Target

1955-10-07

Andreas Lebert, Operation Bikini: Battlefields of Beauty

1957-9-03

Evgeniy Baranov, Operation Happy New Year

1957-9-09

Carol 'Do Do' Cheng, Armour of God 2: Operation Condor

1958-03-16

Mark Roper, Operation Delta Force 3: Clear Target

1958-11-24

Jerry Kokich, Operation: Destructo

1959-06-06

Vincent Lyn, Armour of God 2: Operation Condor

1961-05-11

Christiane Arp, Operation Bikini: Battlefields of Beauty

1961-06-16

David Royle, Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker

1962-04-23

Robert Schiller, Operation: Nazi Zombies

1962-10-16

Tat Wah Fok, Armour of God 2: Operation Condor

1963-03-03

Anders Mordal, Operation Cobra

1963-11-18

Enrico Mutti, Operation Valkyrie

1963-12-18

Georgia Jennings, Operation Dead One

1964-01-16

Jacek Glomb, Operation Dunaj

1964-03-20

Bryan Genesse, Operation Delta Force 3: Clear Target

1965-01-22

Chris Taggart, Little Cobras: Operation Dalmatian

1965-03-11

Bruno de Almeida, Operation Autumn

1965-04-09

Jack Slater, Private Gold 24: Operation Sex Siege

1965-04-22

Edmundo Díaz Sotelo, Operation Autumn

1965-06-28

Joachim Kosack, Operation Valkyrie

1965-08-11

Bob Dahmen, Operation Hit Squad

1966-07-19

Tony DeSergio, Operation: Desert Stormy

1967-01-15

Marcus London, Operation: Desert Stormy

1967-04-26

Eva Cobo, Armour of God 2: Operation Condor

1967-11-21

Shôko Ikeda, Armour of God 2: Operation Condor

1969-01-10

Doug E Doug, rapper/comedian (Operation Dumbo Drop, Jungle Fever)

1969-12-05

Richard Robbins, Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience

1969-12-29

Antonio Paladino, Operation Noah

1970-02-26

Susanne Wiesner, Operation Bikini: Battlefields of Beauty

1970-05-20

Holly Black, Private Gold 24: Operation Sex Siege

1970-11-20

Natasha Sutherland, Operation Delta Force

1971-03-10

Angelika Bolliger, Operation Splitsville

1971-05-15

Gürcan Koç, Pars: Operation Cherry

1971-07-02

Thilo Gosejohann, Operation Dance Sensation

1971-11-12

Michael Gallaway, Operation Midnight Climax

1972-01-05

Chris Neuhahn, I Was a Penguin Zombie/Sting Operation

1972-06-23

Warren Graff, W.A.R Journal: Operation Tiger Bomb

1973-02-09

Vincent Neill, Operation Delta Force 2: Mayday

1973-03-02

Ivy Crystal, Private Gold 24: Operation Sex Siege

1973-9-04

Andy Gates, Operation Reunion

1974-01-15

Stefan Rudolf, Operation Zucker

1974-02-27

Damla Özen, Pars: Operation Cherry

1974-07-22

Sonija Kwok, Wo Hu: Operation Undercover

1974-9-02

Gabriella Boda, Private Gold 24: Operation Sex Siege

1975-05-05

Francesca Jourdan, Operation Sethos: High Tech in the Tomb of the Pharaoh

1975-08-22

Gonçalo Portela, Operation Autumn

1976-04-11

James Byron, Operation Babylift

1976-06-26

Viviann, Private Gold 24: Operation Sex Siege

1976-06-26

Sofianne, Private Gold 24: Operation Sex Siege

1976-12-17

Sami Scott, MILF Files: Operation Pickup

1978-03-24

Tammy Nguyen, Operation Babylift: The Lost Children of Vietnam

1978-04-22

Sharon D. Allen, Operation Homecoming: Writing the Wartime Experience

1978-11-27

Marco Ucha, Operation Dance Sensation

1979-02-21

Michelle Torres, Operation: Endgame

1979-11-11

Saniwoj Król, Operation: Sunrise

1979-12-10

Justin Paul, Operation: Beelzebuddy

1979-9-02

Jeremy Ryan Carr, Jack Links Operation Sky Meat

1980-02-10

Helena Marina, Operation Autumn

1980-03-28

Joe Vitrella, Operation Yellow Badger

1980-04-26

Geoffrey Fortner, Operation Party!

1980-10-29

Lorenzo Manetti, Operation: Endgame

1980-11-13

Jeremy Advocat, Fighter Pilot: Operation Red Flag

1980-11-24

Mateusz Mlodzianowski, Operation: Sunrise

1981-01-15

N.I.Z. Rodriquez, Operation: Get Rid of Pinky

1981-03-24

Matt Joseph Misetich, Operation: Endgame

1982-01-26

Cristiana DiPietro, Operation Belvis Bash

1983-06-26

David Aaron Gray, Operation Auschwitz

1984-01-10

Barnaby De La Cruz, Operation: CTF

1985-05-25

Duygu Sen, Pars: Operation Cherry

1985-08-22

Katharina Rivilis, Operation Valkyrie

1985-10-19

Dan Master, Operation Iraq: Part 1

1986-06-18

Crystal Renn, Operation Bikini: Battlefields of Beauty

1986-06-21

Lorena Sanchez, Operation: Desert Stormy

1986-10-31

Will Dinsmoor, Operation Dalmatian: Paws & Claws Rescuers

1986-11-06

Cail MacDonald, Operation Mongoose.

1987-10-11

Urszula Debska, Johan Falk: Operation Näktergal

1987-9-28

J.M. Smith, Operation: Get Rid of Pinky

1988-03-09

Brian Garcia, Operation Repo: The Movie

1989-01-27

Eric Gustafsson, Operation: Central

1992-07-19

Mario Salazar, Operation Midnight Climax

1993-05-03

Abby Rakic-Platt, Operation Careworker

1993-9-20

Scott Chisholm, Alex Rider: Operation Stormbreaker

1996-02-09

Dana Deggs, Operation Mojo

2001-01-02

Paul Hildisch, Operation Bikini: Battlefields of Beauty

2003-04-08

Yuliana Naim, Operation Terror

Operation - Deaths
Date Event
1893-04-27

John Ballance, 14th Premier of New Zealand and the founder of the Liberal Party, intestinal disease after a major surgical operation at 54

1911-08-09

John Gates ("Bet-a-million" Gates), American inventor and industrialist who established the market for barbed wire fencing, dies following an unsuccessful operation to remove a throat tumor at 56

1919-12-02

Henry Clay Frick, built largest coke & steel operation, dies at 69

1945-02-12

Frank Gaby, A Musical Operation

1953-09-23

Jeanne Gray, Operation Rescue

1959-05-07

Michael McCarthy, Operation Amsterdam

1971-04-20

Cecil Parker, actor (Court Jester, Operation Snafu), dies at 73

1971-11-18

Junior Parker, rocker, dies during brain operation at 44

1974-09-30

Carlos Prats, Chilean Constitutionalist General, assassinated in the frame of Operation Condor

1976-06-02

Juan José Torres, former President of Bolivia, assassinated in the frame of Operation Condor

1976-07-04

Yonatan Netanyahu, Israel commander killed freeing Israeli hostages during Operation Entebbe in Uganda aged 30

1977-04-04

Art Klein, Operation Bottleneck

1979-05-07

Aleksei Smirnov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1980-12-11

Lucius H. Chappell, Operation Petticoat

1981-07-11

Chuck Henderson, Operation Dames

1982-04-27

George Dunn, Operation Petticoat

1986-09-15

Virginia Gregg, Operation Petticoat

1987-09-17

Vladimir Basov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1988-04-03

Milton Caniff, Operation Big Thunder

1988-08-02

Robert Emmet Smith, Operation Petticoat

1989-10-05

Basil Brigadier, Operation Janus

1989-10-20

Anthony Quayle, actor (Moses, Operation Crossbow), dies at 76

1990-05-06

Emmanuil Geller, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1990-07-31

Fernando Sancho, dies after operation for malignant tumor at 72

1991-02-06

Moris Slobodskoy, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1991-03-11

Georgiy Georgiu, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1991-04-01

Rina Zelyonaya, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1991-06-12

John W. Morley, Operation Petticoat

1991-09-17

Natalya Gitserot, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1991-10-25

Heinz Schwitzke, Wir sind mitten in der Operation

1992-05-04

Ronnie Knox, Operation Thunderbirds

1992-11-29

Robert F Simon, US actor (Operation Petticoat, M*A*S*H), dies at 83

1993-03-05

Herschel Daugherty, Operation -- Annihilate!

1993-05-21

John Frost, English lt-kol (operation Market Garden 1944), dies at 80

1993-08-12

Harry Kalenberg, Operation Walküre

1993-10-15

Clarence Lung, Operation Petticoat

1994-03-11

Reg Johnson, Operation Amsterdam

1994-03-18

Andrew Crawford, Operation Disaster

1994-07-08

Dick Sargent, Operation Petticoat

1995-01-04

Valeriy Nosik, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

1995-08-24

Gary Crosby, singer/actor (Operation Bikini, Mardi Gras), dies at 61

1996-07-10

Paul King, Operation Petticoat

1997-02-21

Merle Pertile, Operation: Daddy

1997-02-25

Scott Forbes, Operation Pacific

1999-04-29

Vernon W. Kramer, Operation Petticoat

1999-05-22

Oliver Cliff, Operation Souvenir

1999-06-11

John James Russell, Operation Petticoat

1999-08-22

Aleksandr Demyanenko, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

2000-11-11

Helmut Pigge, Operation Walküre

2001-02-18

Vinicio Marinucci, Operation Atlantis

2001-07-18

Ika Panajotovic, Operation Cross Eagles

2001-07-31

Fred Carson, Operation -- Annihilate!

2001-10-05

Joseph Stone, Operation Petticoat

2002-01-16

Gloria Gilbert, A Musical Operation

2002-11-11

Wolf Mittler, Operation Ganymed

2005-01-12

Alessia di Matteo, first survivor of eight transplants in one operation (b. 2003)

2006-03-19

Mohammad Ali, FBI Operation Pakistan

2006-07-08

Catherine Leroy, Operation Last Patrol

2006-08-24

Viktor Pavlov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

2007-02-23

Patti Heider, Operation: Bribery

2007-02-25

Fred Kareman, Operation Spleen

2007-07-18

Sergey Zhirnov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

2007-08-09

Robert Schiller, Operation: Nazi Zombies

2008-02-26

Dan Shomron, Operation Thunderbolt: Entebbe

2011-02-16

Hans-Joachim Alpers, Perry Rhodan - Operation Eastside

2011-04-12

Yakov Kostyukovskiy, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

2011-07-25

Herbert Doerfel, Operation Eichmann

2011-07-26

Vladimir Jagaric, Operation Stadium

2012-02-22

Otakar Fuka, Operation Bororo

2012-11-06

Clive Dunn, British actor, dies from complications following an operation at 92

2012-12-23

Klemens von Klemperer, Operation Valkyrie: The Stauffenberg Plot to Kill Hitler

2013-08-04

Robert Gallico, Operation Yodel

2013-10-25

Götz von Langheim, Operation Walküre

2014-10-04

Paul Revere, Operation Thanksgiving

2015-02-06

Guseyn Akhundov, Operation 'Y' & Other Shurik's Adventures

2015-10-26

Aleksander Valic, Operation


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