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2008Michael Crichton, American author, dies at 66

2010Sparky Anderson, American baseball manager, dies at 76

November 4th Deaths
Date Event
1203
Dirk VII, Count of Holland (1190-1203), dies 
1411
Khalil Sultan, ruler of Transoxonia (b. 1384) 
1652
Jean-Charles de la Faille, Flemish mathematician (b. 1597) 
1658
Antoine Le Maistre, French Jansenist (b. 1608) 
1669
Johannes Cocceius, Dutch theologian (b. 1603) 
1674
Kano Tanjoe, Japanese painter (palaces, portraits), dies at 72 
1698
Rasmus Bartholin, Danish physician and mathematician (b. 1625) 
1702
John Benbow, English vice-admiral (Santa Marta), dies 
1702
Thomas Eisenhut, composer, dies at 58 
1704
Andreas Acoluthus, German orientalist (b. 1654) 
1708
Henriette Catharina van Nassau, daughter of Frederik Henry, dies at 71 
1768
Johan Lulofs, Dutch physicist/philosopher/astronomer, dies at 57 
1781
Johann Nikolaus Götz, German poet (b. 1721) 
1801
William Shippen, American physician and delegate to the Continental Congress (b. 1712) 
1830
Frederic LG de Merode, Belgian revolutionary, dies in battle at 37 
1837
Jean-Louis M Alibert, French dermatologist, dies at 69 
1847
Jacob L Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, German pianist/composer, dies at 38 
1847
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, American Gangster 
1853
Alexander Stadtfeld, composer, dies at 27 
1856
Hippolyte Delaroche, French painter (b. 1797) 
1869
George Peabody, American-British entrepreneur and philanthropist who founded the Peabody Trust and the Peabody Institute, dies at 74 
1890
Jacob PP baron van Zuylen, Dutch foreign minister (1852-3), dies at 74 
1890
Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer, dies at 46 
1891
Francisco Gomes de Amorim, A Proibição 
1893
Cornelis E van Koetsveld, Dutch vicar/literature, dies at 86 
1893
Pierre Tirard, French politician (b. 1827) 
1895
Eugene Field, Wynken, Blynken & Nod 
1898
Jerome Hopkins, composer, dies at 62 
1904
Jack Brown, cricketer (8 Tests for England 1894-99), dies 
1906
John H. Ketcham, American politician (b. 1832) 
1908
Tomés Estrada Palma, 1st president Cuba (1902-06), dies 
1914
Georg Trakl, writer, dies at 27 
1914
Tom Gallon, The Great Gay Road 
1918
Wilfred Owens, anti-war poet (Anthem for doomed youth), dies at 25 
1918
Wilfred Owen, Drumhead 
1919
Giacinta Pezzana, Teresa Raquin 
1921
Takasji Hara, premier of Japan, murdered 
1924
Gabriel Urbain Faure, French composer (Requiem), dies at 79 
1924
Richard Conner, American Civil War Medal of Honor Recipient (b. 1843) 
1924
Gabriel Fauré, 28 Days Later... 
1927
Valli Valli, Her Debt of Honor 
1931
Charles Buddy Bolden, US jazz musician, dies 
1931
Buddy Bolden,  
1932
Belle Bennett, actress (Iron Mask), dies at 41 
1932
Belle Bennett, The Iron Mask 
1935
Miklos Radnai, composer, dies at 43 
1935
Miklós Radnai, Hunyadi László 
1937
Rogelio del Villar, composer, dies at 61 
1937
Antonia Brough, The Farmer's Wife 
1939
Charles Arnold Tournemire, composer, dies at 69 
1940
Manuel Azaña y Diez, Spanish PM (1932..4)/pres (1936-39), dies at 60 
1940
Arthur Rostron, Deep Inside the Titanic 
1940
Harry Bernard, Saps at Sea 
1941
Charles Mortimer Peck, The One-Way Trail 
1942
Marcel Barger, [Streliskie], cabaret performer, killed in Auschwitz 
1942
Josef Skrivan, Workers, Let's Go 
1943
Ajzyk Samberg, The Dybbuk 
1943
James P. Hogan, Bulldog Drummond Escapes 
1943
Sandy Roth, Steamboat Bill, Jr. 
1946
Ewald Daub, The Punch Bowl 
1947
Dudley Clements, Trouble in Toyland 
1947
Jean Mercanton, Son of France 
1947
Mabel Van Buren, The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse 
1947
Harry Hollingsworth, The Tarantula 
1948
Harvey Gates, Black Dragons 
1948
Carl Anderson, The Police Dog 
1950
Grover Cleveland Alexander, American baseball player (b. 1887) 
1950
Grover Cleveland Alexander, 1915 World's Championship Series 
1950
Eliseo Grenet, Dirty Dancing: Havana Nights 
1951
Monckton Hoffe, The Lady Eve 
1951
Henry Bonvallet, Les filles rivales 
1952
Gilbert Frankau, Christopher Strong 
1953
Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, composer, dies at 89 
1954
Stig H Dagerman, Swedish author (Burned Child), dies at 31 
1954
Joy Hathaway, Ahead of His Time 
1954
Julien Mitchell, The Sea Hawk 
1955
Cy Young, American baseball player (b. 1867) 
1955
Cy Young, pitcher and MLB all-time wins leader, dies at 88 
1955
Cy Young, Episode dated 13 April 1955 
1955
Archer MacDonald, Anything Goes 
1955
August Vollmer, Officer '444' 
1955
Herman Paley, Wabash Avenue 
1956
Art[hur] Tatum, US jazz pianist/composer, dies at 46 
1956
Ray Myers, The Hunchback of Notre Dame 
1956
Luis Arroyo, Las horas que pasan 
1957
Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer, dies at 78 
1957
Shoghi Effendi, Guardian of the Bahá'í Faith (b. 1897) 
1957
Marie-Joseph Canteloube, In My Father's Den 
1957
Norman Ferguson, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 
1958
Sam Zimbalist, Ben-Hur 
1959
I.A.R. Wylie, Vivacious Lady 
1959
Maurice Brierre, Casablanca 
1959
Wladyslaw Walter, Border Street 
1960
Hugo Döblin, Eerie Tales 
1960
Robert Chisholm, The Lottery Bride 
1961
Juan Sarcione, Fortín alto 
1962
Sergei Sidelyov, Ulitsa polna neozhidannostey 
1965
Krsto Odak, composer, dies at 77 
1967
June Thorburn, actress (Tom Thumb), dies in plane crash at 36 
1968
Paul JM Lindemans, Flemish agricultural engineer/author, dies at 78 
1968
Michel Kikoine, Belarusian painter (b. 1892) 
1969
Carlos Marighela, Brazilian guerilla, dies in battle 
1969
Ferenc Szabo, composer, dies at 66 
1970
Tudor Musatescu, Titanic Waltz 
1972
Davison Clark, The Scarlet Empress 
1973
Karl H Waggerl, Austria author (Green Friends), dies at 75 
1974
Edgar Fernhout, Dutch painter/son of Charley Toorop, dies at 62 
1974
Stephen Soldi, The Best Years of Our Lives 
1975
Sheila Ryan, actress(Song of Texas, Great Guns), dies at 54 
1975
Tivadar Kanizsa, Tokyo 1964: Games of the XVIII Olympiad 
1979
Mogens Dam, Sunstroke at the Beach Resort 
1979
Jorma Huttunen, Kihlaus 
1980
Elsie MacGill, Canadian aeronautical engineer (b. 1905) 
1980
Noel Langley, The Wizard of Oz 
1981
Donia Bussey, The Magnificent Rogue 
1981
Eugen Senaj, The Shop on Main Street 
1981
Catherine Kilzer, The Coventry Mystery Cycle: Part Three 
1982
Dominique Dunne, actress (Poltergeist), murdered by boyfriend at 23 
1982
Jacques Tati[scheff], French mime/director, dies at 74 
1982
Talfryn Thomas, Spearhead from Space: Episode 1 
1982
Dominique Dunne, Poltergeist 
1982
Burhan Felek, Edi and Büdü 
1982
Jacques Tati, Mr. Hulot's Holiday 
1983
Gardar Sahlberg, Sunshine Follows Rain 
1984
Merie Earle, actress (Maude-Waltons), dies of uremic poisoning at 95 
1984
Bibi Lindström, Persona 
1984
Skip Martin, The Masque of the Red Death 
1984
Joaquín Gómez Bas, Barrio Gris 
1984
Merie Earle, Fatso 
1984
Georg Honigmann, Das Stacheltier - Eine Bären Geschichte 
1984
Francesco Mulé, The Secret of Santa Vittoria 
1984
Per Schwenzen, The Mad Bomberg 
1985
Line Noro, Pastoral Symphony 
1985
Askhab Abakarov, Skazaniye o khrabrom Khochbare 
1985
Adonis Kyrou, The Roundup 
1985
Cus D'Amato, A.k.a. Cassius Clay 
1985
Jean-Marie Lemieux, Les yeux rouges 
1985
Walter Tjaden, Der scharfe Heinrich 
1985
Mag-Avril, The Great Promenade 
1985
Richard Lyford, The Titan: Story of Michelangelo 
1985
Rudolf Fernau, Dr. Crippen 
1985
Vasili Ordynsky, Cherez Gobi i Khingan 
1985
Béla Kollár, Utazás a holdba 
1985
Peter Berneis, Portrait of Jennie 
1986
Kurt Hirsch, German mathematician (b. 1906) 
1986
Leo Damiani, Counterpoint 
1987
Raphael Soyer, artist (Depression scenes in NYC), dies at 87 
1987
Paulin Vieyra, En résidence surveillée 
1987
Linda Landi, A Ship Comes In 
1987
Jack Haddock, The Angry Red Planet 
1987
Mignon Georgian, Styrman Karlssons flammor 
1987
Peder Dam, Mästerdetektiven och Rasmus 
1987
Ekkehard Fritsch, Eine Handvoll Brennesseln 
1987
Pierre Seghers, Araya 
1987
Mikhail Tsaryov, Thunderstorm 
1989
Trevor Kent, A Cry in the Dark 
1989
Mario Molina Montes, Las golfas 
1989
Richard Bond, The Declaration of Independence 
1990
Leo Abbey, The King and I 
1990
Carol Sobieski, Fried Green Tomatoes 
1990
Andrew Solt, In a Lonely Place 
1990
Hicks Lokey, Dumbo 
1990
William Leavitt, Saps at Sea 
1991
George Martin, Tonight with Dave Allen 
1991
Jack Littlefield, Bum's Rush 
1991
William Munchow, Doctor Detroit 
1992
Regina Carrol, actress (Jessi's Girl), dies of cancer at 49 
1992
Pierre Wissmer, L'oasis dans la tourmente 
1992
Carlos Imperial, City of God 
1992
Raoul André, Ces messieurs de la famille 
1992
Ludwik Benoit, Siekierezada 
1992
Kuniko Miyake, Tokyo Story 
1992
José Luis Sáenz de Heredia, Historias de la radio 
1992
Darek Vostrel, Betlém 
1992
André Demedts, Episode dated 30 June 1959 
1992
András Bágya, Csinibaba 
1992
Esko Töyri, The Stars Will Tell, Inspector Palmu 
1992
Vera Yenyutina, The Humpbacked Horse 
1992
Regina Carrol, Dracula vs. Frankenstein 
1993
Basuki Abdullah, Indonesian painter, murdered at 78 
1993
Cliff Young, pitcher (Cleveland Indians), dies in car accident at 29 
1993
Cornelis T "Cor" van de Molen, Dutch journalist (Beehive), dies at 62 
1993
Ely A Landau, producer (Long Day's Journey), dies of stroke at 73 
1993
Jose L Guarner, Spanish movie reviewer, dies at 56 
1993
Ely A. Landau, Hopscotch 
1993
Nerina Montagnani, To Forget Venice 
1993
Zbigniew Ostoja-Zagórski, Nie ma mocnych 
1994
Alexander Hardie Williamson, artist, dies at 87 
1994
Fred "Sonic" Smith, guitarist, dies at 46 
1994
Jan Wegter, actor (Pastorale 1943), dies at 64 
1994
Sam Francis, US painter (Basel Mural), dies at about 71 
1994
Samuel Lewis Francis, painter, dies at 71 
1994
Don Brookins, Call of the Prairie 
1994
Tim Wade, The Black Gestapo 
1994
Annie Langenaken, Ciske de Rat 
1994
Hedley Cullen, The Last Wave 
1994
'Speed' Webb, Sins of the Fathers 
1994
Fred 'Sonic' Smith, Almost Famous 
1995
Gilles Deleuze, philosopher, dies at 70 
1995
Jerome Berger, lawyer/Film producer, dies at 64 
1995
Marti Lynne Stringer Caine, singer/comedienne, dies at 50 
1995
Paul Eddington, actor (Jim Hacker), dies at 68 
1995
Yitzhak Rabin, PM of Israel, assassinated at 73 
1995
Itzhak Rabin, PM of Israel (1968-73), assassinated 
1995
Tristram Jellinek, Out of Africa 
1995
Marti Caine, Episode #5.5 
1995
Jerry Nordquist, Landstormens lilla lotta 
1995
Paul Eddington, Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage 
1995
Gilles Deleuze, L'abécédaire de Gilles Deleuze 
1995
Francisco Day, The Ten Commandments 
1995
James Hyland, Through the Time Barrier 
1995
Jackie Banks, The Springfield Connection 
1995
Eddie Egan, The French Connection 
1995
Yitzhak Rabin, War 
1996
Robert Rapoport, social anthropologist, dies at 72 
1996
Eugene Chan, A Love Affair Just for Three 
1996
Irving Steinberg, The Case of the Garrulous Gambler 
1996
Ray Linn, Touch of Evil 
1996
Yegor Dyakov, School Play 
1996
Rufus Collins, The Hunger 
1997
George Chambers, PM of Trinidad & Tobago (1981-86), dies 
1997
H Richard Hornberger, surgeon (inspired M*A*S*H), dies at 73 
1997
Wally Bruner, journalist (ABC, What's My Line), dies at 66 
1997
Bengt Ottekil, The Emigrants 
1997
Eddie Arcaro, Episode dated 10 June 1951 
1997
Glenn Kovacevich, The Roommate 
1997
Richard Hooker, MASH 
1998
Denoy de Oliveira, O Baiano Fantasma 
1998
Yvonne Horner, One Million Years B.C. 
1998
Milko Marinov, Patyat kam Sofia 
1998
Frieda Linzi, Vier Mädchen und ein Wagen - Eine sommerliche Camping-Show 
1998
Norman Friedman, The Terminator 
1999
Malcolm Marshall, Barbadian West Indies cricketer (b. 1958) 
1999
Hilde Seipp, Es lebe die Liebe 
1999
Malcolm Marshall, World Cup Match 17: South Africa vs West Indies 
1999
Niní Gambier, The South 
2000
Carl Biddiscombe, Stripes 
2000
Stephanie Lawrence, Buster 
2000
Gustav Gustafson, Cabin Boy 
2001
Walter Szurovy, To Have and Have Not 
2001
Helen Hart, Hitman Hart: Wrestling with Shadows 
2002
Antonio Margheriti, Yor, the Hunter from the Future 
2002
Alan Tagg, Lost in Space 
2002
Jerry Sohl, The Corbomite Maneuver 
2003
Richard Wollheim, British philosopher (b. 1923) 
2003
Ken Gampu, South African actor (b. 1929) 
2003
Charles Causley, Cornish writer and poet (b. 1917) 
2003
Ken Gampu, The Gods Must Be Crazy 
2003
Rachel de Queiroz, Cangaceiro 
2003
Christopher Legg, The Ghost of Greville Lodge 
2003
Maria Rezzonico, Bäckerei Zürrer 
2003
Damien Raymond-Barker, 28 Days Later... 
2004
Scott Elliott, The Newlyweds Take a Chance 
2004
Fang-kang Liu, Bu zai you chun tian 
2004
Vladan Holec, Otpisani 
2004
Zorica Stefanovic, Stan 
2004
Jane Doniger Reibel, Slime City 
2004
Hans Maikowski, Menschen im Käfig 
2004
Waldemar Kwasieborski, Zloto 
2004
Jacinto Ramos, Chaimite 
2005
Nadia Anjuman, Afghan poet and journalist (b. 1980) 
2005
Sheree North, American actress and singer (b. 1932) 
2005
Graham Payn, The Italian Job 
2005
Ann Höling, Der Verrat von Ottawa 
2005
Yrjö Pavloff, Trust 
2005
Sheree North, The Shootist 
2005
Peter Walker, Manufacturing Consent: Noam Chomsky and the Media 
2005
Milt Holland, The Long Riders 
2006
Ernestine Gilbreth Carey, American memoirist (Cheaper by the Dozen) (b. 1908) 
2006
Frank Arthur Calder, Canadian politician (b. 1915) 
2006
Nelson Bond, Petersen's Eye 
2006
Dajan Ahmet, City Unplugged 
2006
Ljubica Mikulcic, Luka 
2006
Patricia Gregory, My Stepmother Is an Alien 
2006
Ernestine Gilbreth Carey, Cheaper by the Dozen 
2006
Délfor Medina, Viendo a Biondi 
2007
Peter Viertel, German-American author and screenwriter (b. 1920) 
2007
Wanda Szczuka, Magnat 
2007
Cyprian Ekwensi, Independent Nigeria 
2007
Janardhana Rao Arja, Shankarabharanam 
2007
George Rutter, The City on the Edge of Forever 
2007
Dorothy La Bostrie, Sicario 
2007
Peter Viertel, White Hunter Black Heart 
2007
Anthony Bavero, The Thomas Crown Affair 
2007
Wolfgang Borchert, Das Kuckucksei 
2007
Margareta Bergfeldt, Än går det opp... 
2008
Michael Crichton, American author, dies at 66 
2008
Juan Camilo Mouriño, Mexican Secretary of the Interior (b. 1971) 
2008
Byron Lee, Clubbed 
2008
Michael Crichton, Jurassic Park 
2008
Konrad Kotowski, Geiselfahrt ins Paradies 
2008
Ernesto Aura, El clavo 
2008
Harald Müller, Baker's Bread 
2008
Jheryl Busby, Gladys Knight 
2009
Hubertus Brandenburg, Roman Catholic Bishop of Stockholm (b. 1923) 
2009
David Tree, Don't Look Now 
2009
Art D'Lugoff, Nina Simone: La légende 
2010
Sparky Anderson, American baseball manager, dies at 76 
2010
Eugénie Blanchard, French supercentenarian (b. 1896) 
2010
Michelle Nicastro, American actress and singer (b. 1960) 
2010
Michelle Nicastro, When Harry Met Sally... 
2010
Bill Hansard Jr., Little Children 
2010
Rudy Regalado, The Skeleton Key 
2010
James Freud, Young Einstein 
2010
Danny Gould, The Lost Boys 
2010
Elizabeth Campbell, Demonstrator 
2010
Sparky Anderson, Game 4 
2010
Gabriela David, Taxi, an Encouter 
2010
Lothar Barke, Alarm im Kasperletheater 
2010
Noel Taylor, The Treasure of the Amazon 
2010
Agafya Bolotova, Svadebnyy podarok 
2010
Tahar Cheriaa, Fatima, l'Algérienne de Dakar 
2011
Andy Rooney, American radio and television writer (b. 1919) 
2011
Sarah Watt, Look Both Ways 
2011
Theadora Van Runkle, The Godfather: Part II 
2011
Norman Ramsey,  
2011
Allen Mootnick, Bigfoot II 
2011
Andrew Rooney, 60 Minutes 
2011
Cynthia Myers, Beyond the Valley of the Dolls 
2011
Annabelle Lyon, Peter Pan 
2011
Lloyd Cunnington, The Efficiency Expert 
2012
Ted Curson, American jazz trumpeter, dies from a heart attack at 77 
2012
Marcos Betancourt, 12 Hours 
2012
Jim Durham, The NBA on TBS 
2012
Ted Curson, The Brown Bunny 
2013
Hakon Barfod, Norwegian sailor and Olympic champion, dies at 87 
2013
Ray Willsey, St. Louis Cardianls vs. Dallas Cowboys 
2013
Billy Tolzman, Pecker 
2013
Hans von Borsody, A Bridge Too Far 
2013
Astri Jacobsen, Ung frue forsvunnet 
2013
José Luis Pinillos, Episode dated 15 April 2002 
2013
Herbert Brauer, The Merry Wives of Windsor 
2014
Acker Bilk, Jazz clarinettist & personified the trad jazz revival of the 1950s and 60s, 85 
2014
Leigh Chapman, The Octagon 
2014
Paul Gruwell, Heavy Metal 
2014
Ági Margitai, Jakob the Liar 
2014
Richard Schaal, The Cube 
2015
Gateway computer co-founder Michael Hammond is dead at 53 
2016
Famous Soviet-era clown Oleg Popov dies at 86 
2017
'Veronica Mars' actor Brad Bufanda dead by suicide at 34 
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