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June 27th – July 3rd

Published: 6/27/2010

June 27th – July 3rd

Our weekly Sunday rundown of the newsworthy deaths of yesteryear.

6/27
Jack Lemmon, 2001 – actor
John Entwistle, 2002 – musician
Shelby Foote, 2005 – author
Gale Storm, 2009 – TV personality

6/28
Franz Ferdinand, 1914 – Archduke of Austria
Red Nichols, 1965 – musician
Rod Serling, 1975 – screenwriter, TV personality
Billy Mays, 2009 – TV pitchman
Fred Travalena, 2009 – comedian and impressionist

6/29
Jayne Mansfield, 1967 – actress
Lana Turner, 1995 – actress
Rosemary Clooney, 2002 – singer, actress
Katharine Hepburn, 2003 – actress
Joel Siegel, 2007 – film critic

6/30
Lee De Forest, 1961 – inventor
Firpo Marberry, 1976 – baseball player
Chet Atkins, 2001 – musician
Buddy Hackett, 2003 – comedian

7/01
Robert Mitchum, 1997 – actor
Edward Dmytryk, 1999 – actor
Walter Matthau, 2000 – actor
Marlon Brando, 2004 – actor
Luther Vandross, 2005 – singer
Karl Malden, 2009 – actor
Mollie Sugden, 2009 – actress

7/02
Vladimir Nabokov, 1977 – writer
Lee Remick, 1991 – actress
James Stewart, 1997 – actor
Mario Puzo, 1999 – writer
Ernest Lehman, 2005 – screenwriter

7/03
Jim Morrison, 1971 – singer
Don Drysdale, 1993 – baseball player
Mark Sandman, 1999 – musician
Boots Randolph, 2007 – musician
 

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