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2008Tim Russert, American television host, NBC News Meet the Press moderator, dies at 58

1861Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, French magician and father of modern magic, dies of pneumonia at 65

June 13th Deaths
Date Event
1036
Ali az-Zahir, caliph (b. 1005) 
1142
Godfried II, duke of Brabant/Neth-Lotharingen, dies 
1231
Anthony of Padua, Portuguese saint (b. 1195) 
1256
Tankei, Japanese sculptor (b. 1173) 
1371
Jan V of Virneburg, bishop of Utrecht (Pledge Vollenhove), dies 
1550
Johann Spangenberg, composer, dies at 66 
1550
Veronica Gambara, Italian poet, dies at 64 
1612
Charles van Croij, prince of Chimay/Duke of Aarschot, dies at 51 
1636
George Gordon, 1st Marquess of Huntly, Scottish politician (b. 1562) 
1645
Miyamoto Musashi, Japanese swordsman 
1665
Auke Stellingwerf, lt-admiral of Friesland, dies in battle at about 29 
1665
Egbert Meussen Kortenaer, vice-admiral, dies in battle at about 29 
1665
Jacob van Wassenaer, [Foggy Obdam], lt-admiral, dies in battle at 55 
1713
Arcangelo Corelli, Italian violinist/composer, dies at about 49 
1749
Jan F van Bloemen, [Orizonte], Flemish painter, dies at 87 
1784
Henry Middleton, American president of the Continental Congress (b. 1717) 
1810
J G Seume, writer, dies at 47 
1821
[Izaak J] Alexander Gogel, minister of finance/patriot, dies at 55 
1825
Johan Peter Melchior, German sculptor, dies at 82 
1839
Martin-Pierre Dalvimare, composer, dies at 66 
1861
Jean Eugène Robert-Houdin, French magician and father of modern magic, dies of pneumonia at 65 
1865
Cleaveland J Campbell, Union brig-general, dies at about 29 
1873
Angelo Maurizio Gaspare Mariani, composer, dies at 51 
1881
Josef Skoda, Czech physician (b. 1805) 
1898
Joseph-Adolphe Chapleau, Canadian lawyer and politician (b. 1840) 
1901
Leopoldo Alas 'Clarín', La regenta 
1904
Nikiphoros Lytras, Greek painter (b. 1832) 
1905
Theodoros Delyannis, premier Greece, murdered 
1905
Tippo-Tip, [Hamed ben Mohammed], Zanzibar merchant, dies at about 67 
1913
Camille Lemonnier, Le mort 
1918
Grand Duke Michael,  
1920
Essad Pasja, Albanian military man/minister, murdered at peace confer 
1927
Henry CK "Clan" Petty-Fitzmaurice, gov of India (1888-94), dies at 82 
1927
Albert Price, Noedebo Vicarage 
1927
Marie Sloot, La renzoni 
1928
Damaso Ledesma, composer, dies at 60 
1930
Henry Segrave, British racing driver who held land speed records and the water speed record (b. 1896) 
1931
Shibasaburo Kitasato, Japanese physician (b. 1851) 
1931
Sydney Rosenfeld, Children of Destiny 
1931
Santiago Rusiñol, El señor Esteve 
1933
Stoddard King, Leatherheads 
1939
Arthur Coningham, cricketer (one Test for Australia 1894), dies 
1939
Volter A Kilpi, Finnish writer (Suljetuilla Porteilla), dies at 64 
1939
Volter Kilpi, Kaaskerin Lundström 
1940
Babette Devrient, Ssanin 
1940
George Fitzmaurice, The Son of the Sheik 
1943
Kočo Racin, Macedonian poet (b. 1908) 
1943
Lorenzo Barcelata, Machete 
1944
Christopher Heseltine, cricketer (2 Tests for England 1895-96), dies 
1944
Henri Ghéon, Weihnachten auf dem Marktplatz 
1946
Edward Bowes, radio host (Major Bowes Amateur Hour), dies at 71 
1946
Pass Le Noir, Mixed Magic 
1946
Charles Butterworth, This Is the Army 
1946
Theodor Sparkuhl, Blood on the Sun 
1947
Lillian Hayward, The Prima Donna's Mother 
1948
Clarissa Selwynne, Dangerous Days 
1948
Osamu Dazai, Villon's Wife 
1949
H.L. Kyle, Smashed Back 
1951
Bessie Toner, An All Around Mistake 
1951
Bert Van Tuyle, Something New 
1952
Max Pulver, writer, dies 
1953
J.S. Zamecnik, The Wedding March 
1954
Nikolai Obouhov, composer, dies at 62 
1954
Ida May Park, Playthings of Hollywood 
1954
Jay Johnson, Born to Dance 
1954
Paul Finder Moss, Twenty Million Sweethearts 
1954
Henry Blogg,  
1955
Dan Dougherty, The Great Gatsby 
1957
Roger Vieuille, Devil in the Flesh 
1957
Sam Benson, A Hatful of Rain 
1958
Edwin Keppel Bennett, British writer (b. 1887) 
1958
Vasco Santana, The Courtyard of the Ballads 
1958
Charles Hagen, Fashion Model 
1960
Paul Barnay, Sarajevo 
1961
Ben Jones, Missouri, horse trainer (Citation, Whirlaway), dies at 79 
1961
Domingo Soler, La barraca 
1962
Eugene Goossens, British composer (Perseus), dies at 69 
1962
Eugene Goossens, The Constant Nymph 
1963
Cecil Noe, A Chump at Oxford 
1965
Martin Buber, German/Israel philosopher/zionist/theologist, dies at 87 
1965
David Drummond, Australian politician (b. 1890) 
1972
Clyde L Mcphatter, US singer (Drifters-Without Love), dies at 39 
1972
Dündar Taşer, Turkish nationalist (b. 1925) 
1973
Alvin Derold Etler, composer, dies at 60 
1973
Frantisek Suchy, composer, dies at 82 
1973
Francesco Chiesa, Innocenza 
1976
Don Bolles, US journalist (against Arizona), dies 
1977
Tom C Clark, former Supreme Court Justice (1949-67), dies in NY at 77 
1977
Matthew Garber, British child actor (Mary Poppins) (b. 1956) 
1977
Matthew Garber, Mary Poppins 
1979
Darla Hood, actress (Our Gang 1935-45), dies at 47 
1979
Barry Shear, Across 110th Street 
1979
Demetrio Stratos, Tutti gli uomini del deficiente 
1980
Stanislaw Owoc, Gaszcz 
1980
Jack McCauley, The Valley of Fear 
1980
Irving Fig Newton, Around the World in Eighty Days 
1981
Grace Poggi, Ten Minute Alibi 
1981
Victoria Lincoln, Primrose Path 
1981
Ruth Miller, The Sheik 
1981
Joan Benham, Murder Ahoy 
1981
George Walsh, American Pluck 
1981
Amácio Mazzaropi, A Banda das Velhas Virgens 
1982
Abdul Aziz Khaled, King of Saudi-Arabia, dies at 69 
1982
Ken "Slasher" Mackay, cricketer (Aussie all-rounder 1956-63), dies 
1982
Peter Maivia, wrestler (b. 1935) 
1982
Peter Fanene Maivia, You Only Live Twice 
1983
Billy Lord, Penrod and Sam 
1983
Maurice Lamontagne, Les champions (Bobine 1, 1re partie) 
1983
Alicia Moreda, ...And God Created Them 
1984
Marinus de Jong, Dutch composer, dies at 92 
1984
Karol Malcuzynski, Warszawa. Dokumenty walki, zniszczenia, odbudowy 
1984
Robert Thompson, Xanadu 
1984
António Variações, E.T. - Entretenimento Total 
1985
Urmas Kibuspuu, Naksitrallid 
1985
Jean Ransome, The Dream 
1986
Benny Goodman, clarinetist/bandleader (King of Swing), dies at 77 
1986
Benny Goodman, Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade 
1986
Ulla Strömstedt, The Yellow Car 
1986
Dean Reed, Blutsbrüder 
1986
Mario Ruspoli, La chavalanthrope 
1987
Geraldine Page, actress (Blue & Gray), dies at 62 
1987
William Kayden, Nazi Hunter: The Beate Klarsfeld Story 
1987
Vivian Brown, The Philadelphia Experiment 
1987
Geraldine Page, The Rescuers 
1987
Vera Caspary, Laura 
1987
Ben Freedman, Save the Tiger 
1987
Edgar W. Johnson, Around the World in Eighty Days 
1988
Antoni Boguslawski, Zapis zbrodni 
1988
Richard Carr, Hell Is for Heroes 
1988
Howard Bradner, Support Your Local Sheriff! 
1988
Mervin Bradner, State of the Union 
1989
Fran Allison, actress (Kukla, Fran & Ollie), dies at 81 
1989
Arne Söderberg, Springpojkar är vi allihopa! 
1989
Fran Allison, Christmas Songfest 
1989
João Felicio dos Santos, Xica da Silva 
1989
Julian Voloshin, Aladdin 
1989
John Eames, Heartbreak Ridge 
1990
Michiyo Kogure, Drunken Angel 
1990
Valeri Vladimirov, Vstuplenie 
1990
Milica Borojevic, Sunce izlazi iza nebodera 
1990
Jean Keller, Run, Girl, Run 
1992
Erik Paaske, Pelle the Conqueror 
1993
Donald "Deke" K Slayton, US major/astronaut (Apollo 18), dies at 69 
1993
Gérard Côté, Canadian runner (b. 1913) 
1993
Ena Gregory, The Soilers 
1993
Myrl Stoltz, Anatomy of a Murder 
1993
Hermínia Silva, Fado: Lisboa 68 
1993
Deke Slayton, Moon Shot 
1994
Anne Aitken, student of Zen, dies at 83 
1994
Igor Youskevitch, dancer, dies at 82 
1994
James Pollack, US room designer, dies at 55 
1994
Nadia Gray, actress (Naked Runner, Maniac, Candide), dies at 71 
1994
June Dayton, Tora! Tora! Tora! 
1994
Nadia Gray, La Dolce Vita 
1994
Willy Lustenhouwer, Episode dated 4 February 1968 
1994
K.T. Stevens, General Hospital 
1994
Eden Nicholas, The Enchanted Cottage 
1994
Igor Youskevitch, Invitation to the Dance 
1995
David Parry, guitarist, dies 53 
1995
Kaan Batun, Malkoçoglu vs. the Kings 
1995
Art Eisner, The Born Losers 
1995
Enrique Alarcón, King of Kings 
1996
David Nicholls, priest/theologian/political theorist, dies at 60 
1996
William Mosquiera, When You're in Love 
1996
Jerzy Rostkowski, Bazar czy rewolucja 
1996
Zouzou Nabil, Mr. Karate 
1997
Red Doff, Platinum High School 
1997
Miro Bernat, Motýli tady nezijí 
1997
Predrag Matic-Sane, Izdanci iz opaljenog grma 
1997
Terence Heffernan, Heartaches 
1997
Zdzislaw Krauze, Gaszcz 
1998
Birger Ruud, Norwegian athlete (b. 1911) 
1998
Len Hammond, Too Hot to Handle 
1998
Jack Reitzen, Appointment with Murder 
1998
Lúcio Costa, O Aleijadinho 
1998
Birger Ruud,  
1998
Danuta Szumowicz, Zasadzka 
1998
Helba Nogueira, Rio Fantasia 
1998
Reg Smythe, The Anniversary Waltz 
1998
Kadamba Simmons, Mary Reilly 
1999
Yoshiki Iwama, Railroad Man 
1999
Douglas Seale, Aladdin 
1999
Mukhtar Bakhtygereyev, Belyy kvadrat 
2000
Vojislav Bjenjas, The Battle of Neretva 
2000
Mona Bruns, Another World 
2000
Ned Polsky, New York in the 50's 
2000
John Bramall, Where Eagles Dare 
2000
Jay Sarbry, Charlotte's Web 
2000
Bernadette Vonlanthen, Zornige Küsse 
2000
Efim Gamburg, Kontakty... konflikty: vypusk 2 
2000
Maria Ortiz, Red Lips II 
2000
Hellmuth Costard, Besonders wertvoll 
2001
Elza Lezhdey, Ballad of a Soldier 
2001
Peggy Cartwright, From Hand to Mouth 
2001
Marcelo Fromer, My Name Ain't Johnny 
2002
John Hope, American meteorologist (b. 1919) 
2002
Jaakko Salo, The Swan and the Wanderer 
2002
Louis Walencewicz, Heathers 
2002
Hideo Murata, Hokkai yûkyôden 
2002
Ed Chaney, Neil Diamond... Hello Again 
2002
Berta Manevich, White Sun of the Desert 
2002
John Hope, Hurricanes '95: Season on Edge 
2002
Sándor Deák, Úri muri 
2003
Malik Meraj Khalid, Former caretaker Prime Minister of Pakistan (b. 1916) 
2003
Tor Stokke, The Chasers 
2003
Robert Good, Second Opinion: Laetrile at Sloan-Kettering 
2003
Guy Lux, Episode dated 26 September 1979 
2003
Kevin Tracy, Better Than Average Cory 
2003
Hein ten Hoff, Die Stimme aus dem Hut 
2004
Dick Durrance, American skier (b. 1914) 
2004
Ralph Wiley, American journalist and writer (b. 1952) 
2004
Il-woo Kim, My Sassy Girl 
2004
Danny Dark, Melvin and Howard 
2004
Ralph Wiley, Jim Brown: All American 
2004
Robert Lees, Hold That Ghost 
2004
Jennifer Nitsch, Nur eine kleine Affäre 
2004
Stuart Hampshire, What Use Philosophy? 
2005
Jonathan Adams, English actor (b. 1931) 
2005
Álvaro Cunhal, Portuguese politician and writer (b. 1913) 
2005
David Diamond, American composer (b. 1915) 
2005
Lane Smith, American actor (b. 1936) 
2005
Lane Smith, My Cousin Vinny 
2005
Hassan Hussein, Alexandria... Why? 
2005
Eugénio de Andrade, O Despertar da Primavera 
2005
Jonathan Adams, The Rocky Horror Picture Show 
2005
Sebastián Junyent, Petición de mano 
2005
Álvaro Cunhal, Até Amanhã, Camaradas 
2005
Jaime Campmany, Rocky Carambola 
2005
David Diamond, Dreams That Money Can Buy 
2005
Jesús Moncada, Episode dated 25 February 2004 
2006
Charles Haughey, Taoiseach (b. 1925) 
2006
Judith Wolinsky, Déjà Vu 
2006
Rudolf H. Jakob, Seemann, gib Obacht! 
2006
George Kane, Love of Life 
2006
Miroslav Mitrovic, Smehotvorci 
2006
Billy Puzo, When Harry Met Sally... 
2006
Freddie Gorman, Mean Streets 
2006
Hiroyuki Iwaki, Ran 
2006
Laird Guttersen, We Can Keep You Forever 
2007
Walid Eido, Lebanese MP (b. 1942) 
2007
Galina Vodyanitskaya, Zoya 
2007
Trevor Hailey, Only in the Castro with Trevor Hailey 
2007
Oskar Morawetz, Forbidden Journey 
2008
Tim Russert, American television host, NBC News Meet the Press moderator, dies at 58 
2008
Gertrude Fröhlich-Sandner, Austrian politician (b. 1926) 
2008
Andreas von Weizsäcker, Annaluise & Anton 
2008
Mumme, Female Trouble 
2008
Tiger Mask, Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup 
2008
Maryon Lane, The Show Parade 
2008
Tim Russert, The Tim Russert Show 
2008
Bruce Lester, The Letter 
2008
George Herzig, Ranch of the Ruthless 
2008
Julio Ruiz Llaneza, Venganza suicida 
2009
Mitsuharu Misawa, Japanese professional wrestler (b. 1962) 
2009
Fathi Yakan, Lebanese leader and Muslim cleric (b. 1933) 
2009
Percival Rubens, Survival Zone 
2009
Douglas Quijano, Rage 
2009
Ivan Della Mea, Tepepa 
2010
Tedd Dunn, The Magic Circle Club 
2010
Klára Huszár, Csalóka Péter 
2010
Thomas S. Buechner, Norman Rockwell: An American Portrait 
2010
Tim Cowgill, Rose 
2010
Børge Høst, En ny virkelighed 
2010
Ron Stutzman, Be Somebody... or Be Somebody's Fool! 
2010
Jonathan Wolken, Last Dance 
2010
Jimmy Dean, Diamonds Are Forever 
2010
Ernest Fleischmann, Interlude 
2010
Pawel Rakowski, Chopin. Pragnienie milosci 
2010
Rod Padmos, Rad 
2011
Candy, Barely Legal 10 
2011
Evelyne Pagès, Portrait de Vittorio Gassman 
2011
Alice Volleneweider, Teresa 
2011
Burt Styler, Edith's Problem 
2012
William S. Knowles, American chemist and Nobel laureate, dies from complications from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis at 95 
2012
Robert L. Morgan, The Adventures of Loop & Rhett 
2012
Henning Gissel, Escape from Sobibor 
2012
Mehdi Hassan, The Mirror 
2012
Roger Garaudy, Le racisme 
2012
Carlos Cobos, The Legend of Zorro 
2012
Graeme Bell, Episode #1.6 
2013
Kenji Utsumi, Macross Plus 
2013
Giga Lortkipanidze, Tetri bairagebi 
2013
Pinkie Johnstone, Talking to a Stranger 1: Anytime You're Ready I'll Sparkle 
2013
Sam Most, Sam Most, Jazz Flutist 
2014
Chuck Noll, NFL head coach (Pittsburgh Steelers), dies of natural causes at 82 
2014
Berislav Klobucar, Die Lederköpfe 
2014
Marlene, A Volta do Filho Pródigo 
2014
David MacLennan, The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil 
2014
Jim Keays, The Home Song Stories 
2014
Chuck Noll, Super Bowl XXXI 
2014
Tadahiko Hirano, Yuriko, Dasvidaniya 
2014
Gyula Grosics, Keresztlécen 
2015
Sergio Renán, Sentimental 
2015
Allan Browne, Dudu and the Line 
2015
Sven Sjönell, Wild Strawberries 
2015
Heinz Polzer, 3 vrouwen 
2015
Magnus Härenstam, Fem myror är fler än fyra elefanter 
2015
Junix Inocian, Formula 51 
2015
Rudolf Buczolich, Hinterholz 8 
2015
Jerzy Krasun, Koniec Babiego Lata 
2015
Joyce Ann Brown, Truth Has Fallen 
2015
Ronald Wilford, Chuck Jones: Extremes and In-Betweens - A Life in Animation 
2015
Walter Scheib, Fired! 
2015
George Winslow, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 
2016
Donald Carr, former TCCB secretary, dies aged 89 
2017
British boxing legend Errol Christie dies, aged 53 
2017
Ensign founder Nigel Grainge dies aged 70 
2018
Former Ohio State quarterback Pandel Savic dies at 92 
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