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Soprano Lily Pons died on this day 45 years ago, aged 77.

 

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Titanic survivor Eva Hart died on this day 25 years ago, aged 91.

 

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Mike Bloomfield ended his musical career on this day 40 years ago, aged 37.

 

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McLean Stevenson died 25 years ago today.

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Caroline Flack died exactly a year ago.

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Actor Howard Da Silva died on this day 35 years ago, aged 76.

 

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22 hours ago, Handrejka said:

McLean Stevenson died 25 years ago today.


Roger Bowen , the original Henry Blake died 25 years ago today. Also M*A*S*H related, Kellye Nakahara died a year ago today.

 

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American Country singer Gus Hardin died on this day 25 years ago, aged 50.

 

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Actor Joseph Henabery died on this day 45 years ago, aged 88.

 

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United States Army general Billy Mitchell died on this day 85 years ago, aged 56.

 

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United States Navy Admiral Chester W. Nimitz ended his service on this day 55 years ago, aged 80.

 

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French resistance leader Missak Manouchian, along with 21 comrades, was executed by the Nazis 77 years ago today.

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Banco del Mutuo Soccorso singer Francesco Di Giacomo killed in a traffic collision on this day 7 years ago, aged 66.  Voice was underrated and underutilized.

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Final composition for Morton Gould on this day 25 years ago, aged 82.

 

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On 22/02/2018 at 10:18, time said:

Seventy-five years ago, three members of the anti-nazi resistance group Die Weiße Rose, Hans Scholl (24), Sophie Scholl (21) & Christoph Probst (23) were executed following a show trial at the Volksgerichtshof (people's court).

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Florence Ballard stopped being supreme on this day 45 years ago, aged 32.

 

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Actor Fuzzy Knight died on this day 45 years ago, aged 74.

 

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End of the duel for Dennis Weaver on this day 15 years ago, aged 81.

 

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Actor Darren McGavin died on this day 15 years ago, aged 83.

 

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Austrian economist Carl Menger died on this day 100 years ago, aged 81.

 

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End of the game for Jacques Plante on this day 35 years ago, aged 57.

 

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Sweden Former Prime Minister, Olof Palme, was assassinated on this day 35 years ago, aged 59.

 

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American inventor Edwin H. Land died on this day 30 years ago, aged 81.

 

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On 02/03/2016 at 19:17, time said:

Its a quarter of a century since Serge Gainsbourg departed (which makes me feel old).

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Its now 30 years, which makes me feel even older (which obviously, I am).

 

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John Wesley, co-founder of Methodism, died on this day 230 years ago, aged 87.

 

 

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