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History Deaths on June 14

Hans Poelzig
Hans Poelzig, German architect, painter, and designer, designed the IG Farben Building (b. 1869)


Mary Carpenter
Mary Carpenter, English educational and social reformer (b. 1807)


Antoine, Duke of Lorraine
Antoine, Duke of Lorraine (b. 1489)


Emperor Qinzong
Emperor Qinzong of the Song dynasty (b. 1100)


Walter III, Count of Brienne
Walter III, Count of Brienne


Max Weber
Max Weber, German sociologist and economist (b. 1864)


Jerome K. Jerome
Jerome K. Jerome, English author (b. 1859)


John III of Navarre
John III of Navarre (b. 1469)


Benedict Arnold
Benedict Arnold, American general during the American Revolution later turned British spy (b. 1741)


Marcel Mouloudji
Marcel Mouloudji, French singer and actor (b. 1922)


Robin Olds
Robin Olds, American general and pilot (b. 1922)


Richard Cotton (geneticist)
Richard Cotton, Australian geneticist and academic (b. 1940)


Methodios I of Constantinople
Methodius I, patriarch of Constantinople


Stanis?aw Bareja
Stanis?aw Bareja, Polish actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1929)


João Simões Lopes Neto
João Simões Lopes Neto, Brazilian author (b. 1865)


Ann Morgan Guilbert
Ann Morgan Guilbert, American actress and singer (b. 1928)


Tom Cole (racing driver)
Tom Cole, Welsh-American racing driver (b. 1922)


Richard Jaeckel
Richard Jaeckel, American actor (b. 1926)


Bartolomé Masó
Bartolomé Masó, Cuban soldier and politician (b. 1830)


John Logie Baird
John Logie Baird, Scottish-English physicist and engineer (b. 1888)


Henry Vane the Younger
Henry Vane the Younger, English-American politician, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1613)


Kurt Waldheim
Kurt Waldheim, Secretary-General of the United Nations, Austrian politician, 9th President of Austria (b. 1918)


Rory Gallagher
Rory Gallagher, Irish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1949)


Colin Maclaurin
Colin Maclaurin, Scottish mathematician (b. 1698)


Isabelle Collin Dufresne
Isabelle Collin Dufresne, French actress (b. 1935)


Peggy Ashcroft
Peggy Ashcroft, English actress (b. 1907)


Jorge Luis Borges
Jorge Luis Borges, Argentine short-story writer, essayist, poet and translator (b. 1899)


Jean-Baptiste Kléber
Jean-Baptiste Kléber, French general (b. 1753)


Attilio Bertolucci
Attilio Bertolucci, Italian poet and author (b. 1911)


Carlos Reichenbach
Carlos Reichenbach, Brazilian director and producer (b. 1945)


Robert Middleton
Robert Middleton, American actor (b. 1911)


Jorge Ubico
Jorge Ubico, 21st President of Guatemala (b. 1878)


Bob Chappuis
Bob Chappuis, American football player and soldier (b. 1923)


Ottavio Bottecchia
Ottavio Bottecchia, Italian cyclist (b. 1894)


William Le Baron Jenney
William Le Baron Jenney, American architect and engineer, designed the Home Insurance Building (b. 1832)


Ruth Graham
Ruth Graham, Chinese-American author, poet, and painter (b. 1920)


Emmeline Pankhurst
Emmeline Pankhurst, English activist and academic (b. 1857)


Günther von Schwarzburg
Günther von Schwarzburg, German king (b. 1304)


Henry Mancini
Henry Mancini, American composer and conductor (b. 1924)


Carlo Maria Giulini
Carlo Maria Giulini, Italian conductor and director (b. 1914)


Leonidas Polk
Leonidas Polk, American general and bishop (b. 1806)


Erna Berger
Erna Berger, German soprano and actress (b. 1900)


Adlai Stevenson I
Adlai Stevenson I, American lawyer and politician, 23rd Vice President of the United States (b. 1835)


Karl-Heinz Kämmerling
Karl-Heinz Kämmerling, German pianist and academic (b. 1930)


Ulrich Inderbinen
Ulrich Inderbinen, Swiss mountaineer and guide (b. 1900)


Anne Nicol Gaylor
Anne Nicol Gaylor, American activist, co-founded the Freedom From Religion Foundation (b. 1926)


Shibata Katsuie
Shibata Katsuie, Japanese samurai (b. 1522)


G. K. Chesterton
G. K. Chesterton, English essayist, poet, playwright, and novelist (b. 1874)


Alexander Ostrovsky
Alexander Ostrovsky, Russian director and playwright (b. 1823)


Carpentras (composer)
Carpentras, French composer (b. 1470)


Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford
Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford, English courtier and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (b. 1718)


Edward FitzGerald (poet)
Edward FitzGerald, English poet and author (b. 1809)


Noemí Gerstein
Noemí Gerstein, Argentinian sculptor and illustrator (b. 1908)


Guillaume Courtois
Guillaume Courtois, French painter and illustrator (b. 1628)


Louis Desaix
Louis Desaix, French general (b. 1768)


Frederick Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby
Frederick Stanley, 16th Earl of Derby, English captain and politician, 6th Governor General of Canada (b. 1841)


Isabelle Bogelot
Isabelle Bogelot, French philanthropist (b. 1838)


Orlande de Lassus
Orlande de Lassus, Flemish composer and educator (b. 1532)


Mary Cassatt
Mary Cassatt, American-French painter (b. 1843)


Robert Lebeck
Robert Lebeck, German photographer and journalist (b. 1929)


Giacomo Leopardi
Giacomo Leopardi, Italian poet and philosopher (b. 1798)


Dorimène Roy Desjardins
Dorimène Roy Desjardins, Canadian businesswoman, co-founded Desjardins Group (b. 1858)


Salvatore Quasimodo
Salvatore Quasimodo, Italian novelist and poet, Nobel Prize Laureate (b. 1901)


Gilles Lamontagne, Canadian politician, 24th Lieutenant Governor of Quebec (b. 1919)
Qiao Shi, Chinese politician (b. 1924)
James E. Rogers, American lawyer, businessman, and academic (b. 1938)
Alberto Cañas Escalante, Costa Rican journalist and politician (b. 1920)
Elroy Schwartz, American screenwriter and producer (b. 1923)
Gitta Sereny, Austrian-English historian, journalist, and author (b. 1921)
Margie Hyams, American pianist and vibraphone player (b. 1920)
Peter Archer, Baron Archer of Sandwell, English lawyer and politician, Solicitor General for England and Wales (b. 1926)
William McIntyre, Canadian soldier, lawyer, and judge (b. 1918)
Bob Bogle, American musician (The Ventures) (b. 1934)
Jean Roba, Belgian author and illustrator (b. 1930)
Monty Berman, English director, producer, and cinematographer (b. 1905)
Mimi Parent, Canadian-Swiss painter (b. 1924)
Dale Whittington, American race car driver (b. 1959)
June Jordan, American author and activist (b. 1936)
Bernie Faloney, American-Canadian football player and sportscaster (b. 1932)
Roger Zelazny, American author and poet (b. 1937)
Els Aarne, Ukrainian-Estonian pianist, composer, and educator (b. 1917)
Lionel Grigson, English pianist, composer, and educator (b. 1942)
Alan Jay Lerner, American composer and songwriter (b. 1918)
Charles Miller, American saxophonist and flute player (b. 1939)
Ahmad Zahir, Afghan singer-songwriter (b. 1946)
Alan Reed, American actor, original voice of Fred Flintstone (b.1907)
Dündar Ta?er, Turkish soldier and politician (b. 1925)
Justinien de Clary, French target shooter (b. 1860)
Pierre Charles L'Enfant, French-American architect and engineer, designed Washington, D.C. (b. 1754)
Marin le Roy de Gomberville, French author and poet (b. 1600)
Giovanni Borgia, 2nd Duke of Gandia, Italian son of Pope Alexander VI (b. 1474)
Simon Sudbury, English archbishop (b. 1316)
Aron, Bulgarian nobleman
Guadamir, bishop of Vic (Spain)
?tomo no Otomaro, Japanese general (b. 731)