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1809Meriwether Lewis, (Lewis & Clark Expedition), commits suicide at 35

1963Edith Piaf, French singer (No, I don't regret anything), dies at 47

October 11th Deaths
Date Event
732
Abd ar-Rahman, Yemenite general strategist (Bordeaux occupier), dies 
965
Bruno I, archbishop of Cologne/duke of Lutheran, dies at about 40 
1188
Robert I of Dreux, son of Louis VI of France 
1303
Boniface VIII, [Benedetto Gaetani], lawyer/pope (1294-1303), dies 
1347
Louis IV, Duke of Bayern/Romania-Germany King/emperor, dies 
1424
Jan Zizka, Czech (army)leader (Hussieten), dies of plague at 46 
1531
Huldrych Zwingli, Swiss church reformer (Zwinglianen), dies 
1598
Joachim Camerarius, German botanist (horticulture catalog), dies 
1617
Franchois Vranck, economist/writer (Deduction), dies at about 62 
1666
Henry de Fleury dee Coulan, mister of Buat/ritmeester, dies 
1705
Guillaume Amontons, French physicist, dies at 42 
1708
Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus, German mathematician (b. 1651) 
1721
Edward Colston, English merchant and philanthropist (b. 1636) 
1725
Hans Herr, Swiss-born Mennonite bishop (b. 1639) 
1779
Casimir Pułaski, Polish born fighter for American independence (b. 1745) dies in Battle of Savannah 
1809
Meriwether Lewis, (Lewis & Clark Expedition), commits suicide at 35 
1811
Johann Conrad Ammann, Swiss physician and naturalist (b. 1724) 
1812
Jurriaan F de Frederici, Dutch governor-gen (Suriname), dies at 60 
1821
John Ross Key, American judge and lawyer (b. 1754) 
1837
Samuel Wesley, composer (Exultate Deo), dies at 71 
1839
Leonor de Almeida marquesa de Alorna, Portuguese poet, dies at 88 
1850
Louisa Maria, queen of Belgium (1832-50)/wife of Leopold I, dies at 38 
1852
Ferdinand Eisenstein, German mathematician (b. 1823) 
1889
James Prescott Joule, English physicist (b. 1818) 
1891
Charles Stewart Parnells remains buried in Ireland 
1896
Anton Bruckner, Austrian composer (Te Deum, Wagner Symphony), dies at 72 
1896
Edward White Benson, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1829) 
1896
Anton Bruckner, Bronson 
1897
Leon Boelmann, French organist/composer (Suite Gothique), dies at 35 
1903
Richard Henry Savage, My Official Wife 
1907
Carl Costa, Bruder Martin 
1917
Harry Trott, cricketer (Aust capt played 24 Tests 1888-1898), dies 
1919
Karl Gjellerup, Kvarnen 
1922
Anton Kolm, Three Tales of Terror 
1924
Richard Morris, Black Friday 
1925
Karl M Lybeck, Fin/Swedish language poet (Samlade Arbeten), dies at 71 
1925
Mikael Lybeck, Veli ja sisar 
1926
Albert Robida, The Extraordinary Adventures of Saturnino Farandola 
1933
Josef Hofmiller, writer, dies 
1935
Frank Mitchell, cricketer (2 Tests for Eng then 3 for South Africa), dies 
1935
Steele Rudd, Australian author (b. 1868) 
1935
Steele Rudd, Dad and Dave: On Our Selection 
1939
Pauline Polaire, Le friquet 
1940
Lluís Companys, President of Generalitat of Catalonia (shot) (b. 1882) 
1940
Vito Volterra, Italian mathematician and physicist (b. 1860) 
1940
James Spottswood, Thunderbolt 
1940
Charles Ogle, A Christmas Carol 
1940
Julia Håkansson, Elisabet 
1942
Leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, composer, dies at 64 
1942
Robert Hobart Davis, The Miracle Man 
1943
Gerda Holmes, Mrs. Trenwith Comes Home 
1944
Adolf E. Licho, The Testament of Dr. Mabuse 
1944
Tom Whiteley, Journey's End 
1945
Fred Whitman, The Home Breakers 
1950
Elena Kirillova, Razgrom Yudenicha 
1950
Louis Bertijn, De storm in het leven 
1950
J.T. Walton, The Wife Hunters 
1951
John Ellis, Holiday Inn 
1952
Harold Godsoe, Destination Moon 
1952
Jack Conway, Libeled Lady 
1952
Kolja Svensson, Peder Tordenskjold 
1953
Frank Dawson, The Woman in the Window 
1954
Boris Lipatov, Treasure of the Wrecked Vessel 
1956
Harry Parry, Harry Parry and His Radio Rhythm Club Septet 
1957
Ted Minor, Modern Times 
1957
Eugenio Testa, Gli uomini neri 
1958
J R Becher, writer, dies at 67 
1958
Johannes R. Becher, Farewell 
1959
Bert Bell, NFL hall of famer, dies at 64 
1959
Theodor Danegger, Die Schatztruhe 
1959
Bert Bell, The Complete History of the Philadelphia Eagles 
1959
Nina Rowland, The Ten Thousand Dollar Trail 
1959
Peter Seal, Ghosts on the Loose 
1960
Richard Cromwell, actor (Jezebel, Riot Squad), dies of cancer at 50 
1961
Leonard "Chico" Marx, comedian (Marx Brothers), dies at 74 
1961
Wallace Lupino, Wishes 
1962
Erich Tschermak von Seysenegg, Austrian Botanist who was one of three scientists to independently rediscovered Gregor Mendel's work on the laws of genetics, dies at 90 
1963
Edith Piaf, French singer (No, I don't regret anything), dies at 47 
1963
Jean Cocteau, French author (La Voie Humaine), dies at 73 
1963
Jean Cocteau, Beauty and the Beast 
1965
Dorothea Lange, American photographer (b. 1895) 
1965
Walther Stampfli, member of the Swiss Federal Council (b. 1884) 
1970
Anis Fuleihan, composer, dies at 69 
1971
Chester Conklin, actor (Greed, Modern Times), dies at 83 
1971
Chesty Puller, the most decorated Marine in history (b. 1898) 
1976
Connie Boswell, actress (Artists & Models), dies at 68 
1976
Alfredo Bracchi, Italian author (b. 1897) 
1976
Júlia Majláth, Csinibaba 
1977
Mason Gross, professor (Think Fast, 2 for the Money), dies at 66 
1977
MacKinlay Kantor, American author (b. 1904) 
1977
Earl A. Wolcott, King Kong 
1978
Nancy Spungen, killed by boyfriend Six Vicious in NYC 
1978
Catherine Bennett, The Devil's Bowl 
1978
Bebe Allen, The Bachelor and the Bobby-Soxer 
1980
James 'Monk' Moscrip, The Big Game 
1981
Giorgi Mdivani, The Red and the White 
1981
Blaine Rideout, Two of a Kind 
1982
Gösta Törner, Det var en gång... 
1982
Clinton T. Duffy, Duffy of San Quentin 
1983
Fay Tincher, Rowdy Ann 
1984
Khanderao M Rangnekar, cricketer (33 runs at 5 50 for India), dies 
1984
Sid Carroll, cricketer (prolific NSW opener 1945-59 avg 39 59), dies 
1984
Odete Amaral, Samba em Brasília 
1984
Gertrud Fridh, Wild Strawberries 
1984
H. Bruce Humberstone, Wonder Man 
1984
Raymond Purtle, Table for Five 
1984
Ursula Krieg, Murderers Among Us 
1985
Tex Williams, country-western singer, dies at 68 of cancer 
1985
Elwood Ullman, Higher Than a Kite 
1985
Tex Williams, Thank You for Smoking 
1985
Jussi Jalas, Juha 
1986
Norm Cash, 1st baseman (Detroit Tigers), dies at 51 
1986
Josep Maria Torrens, El difunto es un vivo 
1986
David Hand, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 
1986
Boris Leven, The Sound of Music 
1986
Andrzej Szalawski, Black Cross 
1986
Gigetta Morano, The Devil on Two Sticks 
1987
Uwe Barschel, Episode dated 28 February 1985 
1988
Bonita Granville, actress (Lone Ranger, Hitler's Children), dies at 55 
1988
Morgan Farley, actor (Open Secret), dies of natural causes at 90 
1988
Wayland Flowers, ventriloquist (Madame), dies of AIDS at 48 
1988
Wayland Flowers, Episode #1.11 
1988
Walter Colmes, Woman Who Came Back 
1988
Richard Peel, The Notorious Landlady 
1988
Morgan Farley, High Noon 
1988
Bonita Granville, Now, Voyager 
1989
Paul Shenar, actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53 
1989
M. King Hubbert, American geophysicist (b. 1904) 
1989
Mike B. Sims, The Bus Is Coming 
1989
Paul Shenar, Scarface 
1989
Brian Wikström, Shame 
1989
Heinz-Werner Pätzold, Gaslicht 
1989
Henryk Jablonski, Faustyna 
1990
Douglas Edwards, WW II correspondent, dies of cancer at 73 
1990
Robert Tessier, actor (Nightwish, Future Force), dies at 56 
1990
Sam Rosen, Star Spangled Girl 
1990
Mauri Raus, On byl ne odin 
1990
Anatole Broyard,  
1990
Kunitaro Kawarazaki, Sengoku gunto-den - Dai ichibu Toraokami 
1990
Robert Tessier, The Deep 
1991
Steven Jesse Bernstein, American underground poet (suicide) (b. 1950) 
1991
Lidiya Sukharevskaya, Kak vazhno byt seryoznym 
1991
Katalin Tühegyi, Boldoggá teszlek 
1991
Fernanda Coimbra, A Augusta Personagem 
1991
Janina Romanówna, Glos serca 
1991
Redd Foxx, Harlem Nights 
1991
Elaine Hill, Love Me Like I Do 
1992
Theo Wolvencamp, painter (Cobra), dies 
1992
Willem RJ Wittkampf, journalist/writer (Liner, Cannon), dies 
1992
Ray Suideau, Voices 
1992
Georges Adé, Episode dated 24 April 1970 
1993
Jess Thomas, American tenor (b. 1927) 
1993
Andy Stewart, Episode #3.6 
1993
Alexandra Hay, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner 
1993
George Cathrey, Run Across the River 
1993
Lee Walls, 1958 MLB All-Star Game 
1993
Jess Thomas, Ariadne auf Naxos 
1993
Alfredo Murphy, Manôushe 
1994
Maja Bulgakova, Ukranian actress (Krylja), dies in auto-accident at 62 
1994
Nic Jonk, sculptor/painter (Nereus on Zeepaard), dies at 66 
1994
Carlos East, Isle of the Snake People 
1995
Isolde Ahlgrimm, The Life and Loves of Mozart 
1995
Boris Yanakiev, Aszparuh 
1995
Jeff York, Old Yeller 
1995
Amylton de Almeida, O Amor Está no Ar 
1995
Maude Spector, Lawrence of Arabia 
1995
Hazel Shon, Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing 
1995
Daniel Keyes, I Never Sang for My Father 
1995
Zbigniew Krynski, Smierc prezydenta 
1995
Marlies Schönau, Das Spinnennetz 
1996
Arthur Walter Lucas, picture restorer, dies at 80 
1996
Edith Tilton Penrose, economist, dies at 81 
1996
Johnny Costa, jazz pianist (Mr Rogers), dies at 74 
1996
Keith Boyce, cricketer (West Indies all-rounder 1969-76), dies of chronic cirrhosis of the liver at 53 
1996
Terry Patchett, politician, dies at 56 
1996
William Vickrey, economist, dies at 82 
1996
Lars Ahlfors, Finnish mathematician (b. 1907) 
1996
Renato Russo, Brazilian Western 
1996
John V. O'Donnell, George Washington II: The Forging of a Nation 
1996
Johnny Costa, Mister Rogers' Neighborhood 
1996
James Cary Flynn, Clifford 
1997
Yuli Khmelnitsky, Mister Iks 
1997
Lina Gennari, Umberto D. 
1997
Käthe Gold, The Sins of Rose Bernd 
1997
Asuman Arsan, Faize hücum 
1997
Joel Loy, Inside Edition 
1997
Paul Brandenburg, Soldier of Orange 
1998
Richard Denning, American actor (b. 1914) 
1998
T. Tommy Cutrer, Music City U.S.A. 
1998
Richard Denning, An Affair to Remember 
1998
Borra, Episode #7.18 
1998
Judy Courtney, Ulee's Gold 
1998
Gaius Shaver, Good News 
1999
Zbigniew Wiszniewski, Drugi czlowiek 
1999
Fakir Baykurt, Yilanlarin Öcü 
1999
Strahinja Mojic, Prekobrojna 
1999
Chad Douglas, Big Guns 
1999
Oscar Valicelli, Little Teacher of Workmen 
2000
Donald Dewar, First Minister of Scotland (b. 1937) 
2000
Donald Dewar, Election 92 
2000
Olga Breno, Limite 
2000
Walter Kous, Katie Tippel 
2000
Sam O'Steen, Chinatown 
2001
Beni Montresor, Lust of the Vampire 
2001
Jelka Naber, Nachruf auf eine Bestie 
2001
Billy Maxted, Episode #1.11 
2001
Franco Committeri, The Family 
2001
Nada Mamula, Siluete 
2001
Quintin Hogg, Lord Hailsham 
2001
Otis Young, The Last Detail 
2001
Krzysztof Chamiec, Kazimierz Wielki 
2001
Diego Mackenzie, Son of the Bride 
2002
Dina Pathak, Indian Actress (b. 1922) 
2002
Esther Benson, The Man Who Broke 1,000 Chains 
2002
Emilio García Riera, There Are No Thieves in This Village 
2002
Jeanne Verstraete, Afscheid in Mallonië 
2002
Fred Troller, Cinerama Holiday 
2002
Werner Eberlein, Der geteilte Himmel 
2002
Milada Davidová, Touha 
2002
Dina Pathak, Devdas 
2003
Franklyn Perring, English Botanist, dies of cancer at 76 
2003
Fredy Knie, Rings Around the World 
2003
Holmes Easley, Episode dated 2 August 1990 
2003
Donald MacKechnie, Fat Man and Little Boy 
2003
Diana Olsson, Episode #1.733 
2003
Omero Capanna, The Passion of the Christ 
2003
Grover Asmus, Donna Reed 
2003
Jean Chabot, Mack Sennett, roi du comique 
2004
Keith Miller, Australian sportsman (b. 1919) 
2004
Danny Thompson, The Great Brain 
2004
Eugene Dow, Night of the Demon 
2004
Michael Weisbarth, The Lost Battalion 
2004
Charles Koon, Western Hit Parade 
2004
Phil Harper, New York Stories 
2004
Lillian Zuckerman, The Mean Season 
2004
Keith Vincent, Lobster Smuggling 
2004
Sybil Merritt, The Vicious Years 
2004
Fernando Sabino, The Naked Man 
2004
Timothy Roberts, Time Lapse 
2004
Paulina Fernández Jurado, Mujeres en 1965 
2004
Mary Loos, When Willie Comes Marching Home 
2004
Charles Scott, It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World 
2004
Gulshan Rai, Deewaar 
2004
Nicholas Duke Biddle, Satellite in the Sky 
2005
Edward Szczepanik, Polish economist and Prime Minister in exile (b. 1915) 
2005
Shan-ul-Haq Haqqee, Linguist, and writer of Pakistan (b. 1917) 
2005
Sergio Citti, Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom 
2005
Clifton Christian, Modern Dating According to Jeff 
2005
Jan Holden, The Primitives 
2005
Lars Ekman, Vita hästen 
2006
Cory Lidle, American baseball pitcher (b. 1972) 
2006
Howard Kerzner, Chief Executive Officer of Kerzner International (b. 1964) 
2006
Benito Martínez, Cuban who claimed to be the oldest person, died mildly ironically. Family didn't mourn - mostly dead also. (b. ?1880) 
2006
Cory Lidle, Episode dated 10 March 2006 
2006
Dian Fauntelle, A New Whistle for the Cheryl Ann 
2006
Jacques Sternberg, Je t'aime je t'aime 
2006
Eddie Pellagrini, Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History 
2006
Yasuo Matsukawa, Tsuchikure 
2007
Werner von Trapp, member of the Trapp Family Singers (b. 1915) 
2007
David Lee "Tex" Hill, World War Two fighter pilot, flying ace, 1st American Volunteer Group (b. 1915) 
2007
Sri Chinmoy, Ocean Monk 
2007
Margaret Anne Barnes, Murder in Coweta County 
2007
Rauni Mollberg, The Unknown Soldier 
2007
David 'Tex' Hill, History Undercover: The True Story of the Black Sheep Squadron 
2007
Stephan Balint, Hunter 
2007
Roy Rosenzweig, Through Deaf Eyes 
2007
Christopher Cozier, The Four Feathers 
2008
Jörg Haider, Austrian far-right politician (b. 1950) 
2008
Dariusz Siatkowski, 1-1 
2008
Neal Hefti, Batman: The Movie 
2008
Jörg Haider, Shadows from My Past 
2008
Mark Shivas, The Witches 
2008
Ernst-Paul Hasselbach, Peking Express 
2008
Dorothy White, 42nd Street 
2008
Vija Artmane, Teatris 
2008
Russ Hamilton, Six-Five Special 
2008
Tôru Minegishi, Departures 
2008
Walter Ulric Elliott, The Dark Secret of Harvest Home 
2008
William Claxton, Jazz Seen: The Life and Times of William Claxton 
2008
Charles M. Runyon, Chucko the Clown 
2008
Gil Stratton, Stalag 17 
2009
Veronika Neugebauer, German actress and voice actress (b. 1969) 
2009
Veronika Neugebauer, Unberührt 
2009
David Cosentino, A Tale About Bootlegging 
2009
Joey Trent, Peter Pan 
2009
Halit Refig, Birds of Exile 
2010
Janet MacLachlan, The Thirteenth Floor 
2010
Willem Breedveld, Episode #15.13 
2010
Claire Rayner, First Rites: From the Cradle to the Prom 
2010
Jacek Brick, Smierc prezydenta 
2010
Marta Kotowska, Za horyzont 
2010
Dick Morefield, Escape from Iran: The Inside Story 
2010
Slawomir Zemlo, The Deluge 
2010
Paul Moor, The Child I Never Was 
2010
Anthony Moncrieff, The Case of Christopher Swabey 
2010
Evan Somers, Ex Post Facto 
2011
Dezsö Mészöly, Liliomfi 
2011
Rob Buckman, What You Really Need to Know About... Ulcers: Gastric and Duodenal Peptic Ulcers 
2011
Frank Kameny, Before Stonewall 
2011
Tine Schulze-Gerlach, Bürgschaft für ein Jahr 
2011
José Vasconcelos, Os maridos Traem... E as Mulheres Subtraem 
2011
Géza Molnár, Episode #1.1 
2011
Adrian Cowell, The Tribe That Hides from Man 
2012
John Junior "Champ" Summers, American MLB player, dies from kidney cancer at 66 
2012
Luca Napoletano, Un pazzo indietro 
2012
Kirill Stolyarov, Im bylo devyatnadtsat 
2012
Stiliyan Parushev, Agantzeto 
2012
Helmut Haller, Episode #1.25 
2012
Champ Summers, Game 4 
2012
Frank Alamo, Get Him to the Greek 
2012
Norma Fire, Robot Stories 
2012
Hasse Tellemar, Gäst hos Hagge 
2012
Sammi Kane Kraft, Bad News Bears 
2012
Beano Cook, Woody Hayes' Ohio State Buckeyes 
2013
Terry Rhoads, Liar Liar 
2013
Erich Priebke, Pact of Silence 
2013
Willy Schmid, Silvester Show 
2013
Pierre Massimi, The Leatherstocking Tales 
2013
Bob Moore, Three on a Match 
2013
Aldo Massasso, Let Sleeping Corpses Lie 
2013
William Sullivan, Peace Is at Hand: 1968-1973 
2013
Klaus Behrendt, Die Fee 
2013
Wadi El Safi, Mawal al akdam al zahabiya 
2014
Elbert Drungo, Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Houston Oilers 
2014
Bob Orrison, Speed 
2014
Russ Cassell, With Love & Respect: A Reunion of the Lombardi Green Bay Packers 
2014
Anita Cerquetti, Poussières d'amour - Abfallprodukte der Liebe 
2014
Jason Jurman, Cougar Club 
2015
The Smokin' Joe Kubek Band, Cop Land 
2015
Margarita Koshelyova, Vertikal 
2015
Dean Chance, Game 3 
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