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3 September Deaths

Published : 03 Sep 2019, 10:23

Jagoroniya Desk

September 3 is the 246th day of the year (247th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar.

Deaths

264 – Sun Xiu, Chinese emperor (b. 235)
618 – Xue Ju, emperor of Qin
863 – Umar al-Aqta, Arab emir
931 – Uda, emperor of Japan (b. 867)
1120 – Gerard Thom (The Blessed Gerard), founder of the Knights Hospitaller (b. c. 1040)
1189 – Jacob of Orléans, French Jewish scholar[33]
1301 – Alberto I della Scala, Lord of Verona
1313 – Anna of Bohemia (b. 1290)
1354 – Joanikije II, Serbian patriarch and saint
1400 – John Holland, 1st Duke of Exeter (b. c. 1352)
1402 – Gian Galeazzo Visconti, Italian son of Galeazzo II Visconti (b. 1351)
1420 – Robert Stewart, Duke of Albany (b. 1340)
1467 – Eleanor of Portugal, Holy Roman Empress (b. 1434)
1592 – Robert Greene, English author and playwright (b. 1558)
1609 – Jean Richardot, Belgian diplomat (b. 1540)
1634 – Edward Coke, English lawyer, judge, and politician, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales (b. 1552)
1653 – Claudius Salmasius, French scholar and author (b. 1588)
1658 – Oliver Cromwell, English general and politician (b. 1599)
1720 – Henri de Massue, Earl of Galway, French general and diplomat (b. 1648)
1729 – Jean Hardouin, French historian and scholar (b. 1646)
1766 – Archibald Bower, Scottish historian and author (b. 1686)
1808 – John Montgomery, American merchant and politician (b. 1722)
1857 – John McLoughlin, Canadian-American businessman (b. 1784)
1866 – Konstantin Flavitsky, Russian painter (b. 1830)
1877 – Adolphe Thiers, French historian and politician, 2nd President of France (b. 1797)
1883 – Ivan Turgenev, Russian author and playwright (b. 1818)
1886 – William W. Snow, American lawyer and politician (b. 1812)
1893 – James Harrison, Scottish-Australian engineer, journalist, and politician (b. 1816)
1906 – Mihály Kolossa, Hungarian author and poet (b. 1846)
1914 – Albéric Magnard, French composer and educator (b. 1865)
1929 – John Bigham, 1st Viscount Mersey, English jurist and politician (b. 1840)
1936 – Nikita Balieff, Armenian-Russian puppeteer and director (b. 1876)
1942 – Will James, Canadian-American author and illustrator (b. 1892)
1942 – Séraphine Louis, French painter (b. 1864)
1944 – John Lumsden, Irish physician, founded the St. John Ambulance Brigade of Ireland (b. 1869)
1948 – Edvard Beneš, Czech academic and politician, 2nd President of Czechoslovakia (b. 1884)
1954 – Marika Kotopouli, Greek actress (b. 1887)
1954 – Eugene Pallette, American actor (b. 1889)
1961 – Robert E. Gross, American businessman (b. 1897)
1962 – E. E. Cummings, American poet and playwright (b. 1894)
1963 – Louis MacNeice, Irish poet and playwright (b. 1907)
1967 – Francis Ouimet, American golfer and banker (b. 1893)
1969 – John Lester, American cricketer and soccer player (b. 1871)
1970 – Vasil Gendov, Bulgarian actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1891)
1970 – Vince Lombardi, American football player and coach (b. 1913)
1970 – Alan Wilson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1943)
1974 – Harry Partch, American composer and theorist (b. 1901)
1980 – Barbara O'Neil, American actress (b. 1910)
1980 – Duncan Renaldo, Romanian-American actor, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1904)
1981 – Alec Waugh, English soldier and author (b. 1898)
1985 – Johnny Marks, American songwriter (b. 1909)
1986 – Beryl Markham, English-Kenyan pilot, horse trainer, and author (b. 1902)
1987 – Morton Feldman, American composer and educator (b. 1926)
1988 – Ferit Melen, Turkish civil servant and politician, 14th Prime Minister of Turkey (b. 1906)
1989 – Gaetano Scirea, Italian footballer (b. 1953)
1991 – Frank Capra, Italian-American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1897)
1993 – David Brown, English businessman (b. 1904)
1994 – James Thomas Aubrey, Jr., American screenwriter and producer (b. 1918)
1994 – Billy Wright, English footballer and manager (b. 1924)
1996 – Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Australian painter (b. 1910)
2000 – Edward Anhalt, American actor, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1914)
2001 – Pauline Kael, American film critic and author (b. 1919)
2002 – Kenneth Hare, Canadian climatologist and academic (b. 1919)
2002 – W. Clement Stone, American businessman, philanthropist, and author (b. 1902)
2003 – Alan Dugan, American soldier and poet (b. 1923)
2003 – Rudolf Leiding, German businessman (b. 1914)
2005 – R. S. R. Fitter, English biologist and author (b. 1913)
2005 – William Rehnquist, American lawyer and jurist, 16th Chief Justice of the United States (b. 1924)
2007 – Carter Albrecht, American keyboard player and guitarist (b. 1973)
2007 – Syd Jackson, New Zealand trade union leader and activist (b. 1939)
2007 – Jane Tomlinson, English runner (b. 1964)
2007 – Steve Fossett, American aviator (b. 1944)
2008 – Donald Blakeslee, American colonel and pilot (b. 1917)
2010 – Noah Howard, American saxophonist (b. 1943)
2010 – Robert Schimmel, American comedian, actor, and screenwriter (b. 1950)
2012 – Griselda Blanco, Colombian drug lord (b. 1943)
2012 – Harold Dunaway, American race car driver and pilot (b. 1933)
2012 – Michael Clarke Duncan, American actor (b. 1957)
2012 – Siegfried Jamrowski, Russian-German soldier and pilot (b. 1917)
2012 – Sun Myung Moon, Korean religious leader and businessman, founded the Unification Church (b. 1920)
2012 – Charlie Rose, American lawyer and politician (b. 1939)
2013 – Ralph M. Holman, American lawyer and judge (b. 1914)
2013 – Pedro Ferriz Santacruz, Mexican-American journalist (b. 1921)
2013 – José Ramón Larraz, Spanish director and screenwriter (b. 1929)
2013 – Janet Lembke, American author and scholar (b. 1933)
2013 – Don Meineke, American basketball player (b. 1930)
2013 – Lewis Morley, Hong Kong-Australian photographer (b. 1925)
2014 – Aarno Raninen, Finnish singer-songwriter and pianist (b. 1944)
2014 – A. P. Venkateswaran, Indian soldier and politician, 14th Foreign Secretary of India (b. 1930)
2015 – Adrian Cadbury, English rower and businessman (b. 1929)
2015 – Judy Carne, English actress and comedian (b. 1939)
2015 – Carter Lay, American businessman and philanthropist (b. 1971)
2015 – Zhang Zhen, Chinese general and politician (b. 1914)
2017 – Walter Becker, American musician, songwriter, and record producer (b. 1950)
2017 – John Ashbery, American poet (b. 1927)

Source: wikipedia

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