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Sept 19th – Sept 25th

Published: 9/19/2010
Sept 19th – Sept 25th

Our weekly Sunday rundown of the newsworthy deaths of yesteryear.

Sept 19th
Condé Nast, 1942 – publisher
Rex Ingram, 1969 – actor
Gram Parsons, 1973 – musician
Italo Calvino, 1985 – writer
Willie Steele, 1989 – track & field athlete
Hermes Pan, 1990 – choreographer
Orville Redenbacher, 1995 – entrepreneur
Eddie Adams, 2004 – photographer

Sept 20th
Jean Sibelius, 1957 – composer
Jim Croce, 1973 – singer-songwriter
Steve Goodman, 1984 – singer-songwriter
Jule Styne, 1984 – songwriter
Paul Erdos, 1996 – mathematician
Raisa Gorbachyova, 1999 – wife of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev
Brian Clough, 2004 – soccer player and manager
Simon Wiesenthal, 2005 – Nazi hunter
John W. Peterson, 2006 – songwriter

Sept 21st
Sir Walter Scott, 1832 – writer
Arthur Schopenhauer, 1860 – philosopher
Jacqueline Susann, 1974 –writer
Walter Brennan, 1974 – actor
Jaco Pastorius, 1987 – bassist
Florence Griffith Joyner, 1998 – athlete
Boz Burrell, 2006 – rock musician
Alice Ghostley, 2007 – actress

Sept 22nd
Alain-Fournier, 1914 – writer
Marion Davies, 1961 – actress
Irving Berlin, 1989 – songwriter
Aurelio Lopez, 1992 – baseball player
George C. Scott, 1999 – actor
Isaac Stern, 2001 – violinist
Gordon Jump, 2003 – actor
Marcel Marceau, 2007 – mime artist

Sept 23rd
Wilkie Collins, 1889 – author
Sigmund Freud, 1939 – psychiatrist
Pablo Neruda, 1973 – poet
Bob Fosse, 1987 – dancer and choreographer
Robert Bloch, 1994 – writer
Mary Frann, 1998 – actress
Aurelio Rodriguez, 2000 – baseball player
Carl Rowan, 2000 – journalist
Etta Baker, 2006 – blues musician

Sept 24th
Carl Laemmle, 1939 – film producer
Warren William, 1948 – actor
Neil Hamilton, 1984 – actor
Theodore Seuss Geisel (Dr. Seuss), 1991 – children’s writer
Mike Webster, 2002 – football player
Tommy Bond, 2005 – actor
Mickey Vernon, 2008 – baseball player

Sept 25th
Ring Lardner, 1933 – writer
Emily Post, 1960 – etiquette expert
Erich Maria Remarque, 1970 – author
John Bonham, 1980 – drummer
Walter Pidgeon, 1984 – actor
Mary Astor, 1987 – actress
Billy Carter, 1988 – brother of US President Jimmy Carter
Marion Zimmer Bradley, 1999 – writer
Herb Gardner, 2003 – playwright and screenwriter
George Plimpton, 2003 – writer
Don Adams, 2005 – actor and comedian
M. Scott Peck, 2005 – psychiatrist and writer

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