Died on this Day

Anniversary Date: 20-Jul

Died on This Day (20-Jul)

Person Description Age Anniversary
Chester Bennington Chester Charles Bennington was an American singer, songwriter, musician, and actor. 41 2
Sir Alastair Burnet Sir James William Alexander Burnet , known as Alastair Burnet, was a British journalist and broadcaster, best known for his work in news and current affairs programmes, including a long career with ITN as chief presenter of the flagship News at Ten for eighteen years; Sir Robin Day described Burnet as "the booster rocket that put ITN into orbit". 84 7
Robin McLaren Sir Robin John Taylor McLaren was a British diplomat. 75 9
Antonio Gades Antonio Gades was a Spanish flamenco dancer and choreographer . 67 15
Shyam Sunder Surolia Pandit Shyam Sunder Surolia was an Indian freedom fighter since 1934. 80 18
Sandra Gould Sandra Gould was an American actress, perhaps best known for her role as Gladys Kravitz on the sitcom Bewitched. 82 20
Juan Carlos Altavista Juan Carlos Altavista was an Argentine actor and comedian. 60 30
Kenneth B. Hobson Kenneth Burton Hobson was a general in the United States Air Force. 71 40
Owen Ray Skelton Owen Ray Skelton was an American automotive industry engineer and member of the Automotive Hall of Fame. 83 50
Michele Lessona Michele Lessona was an Italian zoologist. Michele Lessona became a specialist in amphibians. 70 125
Person Description Age Anniversary
Helen Thomas Helen Amelia Thomas was an American reporter and author best known for her longtime membership in the White House press corps. 92 6
Lucian Freud Lucian Michael Freud, OM was a British painter and draftsman, specializing in figurative art, and is known as one of the foremost 20th-century portraitists. 88 8
Gene Amondson Gene C. Amondson was a painter, woodcarver, Christian minister and prohibition activist, who was the 2004 US presidential nominee for one faction of the Prohibition Party and the nominee of the unified party in 2008. 65 10
Lauri Aus Lauri Aus was an Estonian professional cyclist, who represented his native country at three consecutive Summer Olympics, starting in 1992. 32 16
James H. Morrison James Hobson Morrison, Sr., known as Jimmy Morrison , was a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Louisiana's 6th congressional district, who held the position from 1943 to 1967. 91 19
Paul Delvaux Paul Delvaux was a Belgian painter famous for his paintings of female nudes. 96 25
Oliver S. Picher Oliver S. Picher was a United States Air Force Lt. 79 35
Charles Rudolph d'Olive First Lieutenant Charles Rudolph d'Olive was a World War I flying ace credited with five aerial victories. 78 45
Ludwig Beck Ludwig August Theodor Beck was a German general and Chief of the German General Staff during the early years of the Nazi regime in Germany before World War II. 64 75
John Playfair John Playfair FRSE, FRS was a Church of Scotland minister, remembered as a scientist and mathematician, and a professor of natural philosophy at the University of Edinburgh. 71 200