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History Deaths on June 24


Darrel Akerfelds
Darrel Akerfelds, American baseball player and coach (b. 1962)

#Darrel_Akerfelds

Matthew Thornton
Matthew Thornton, Irish-American judge and politician (b. 1714)

#Matthew_Thornton

Hosokawa Sumimoto
Hosokawa Sumimoto, Japanese commander (b. 1489)

#Hosokawa_Sumimoto

Paul Winchell
Paul Winchell, American actor, voice artist, and ventriloquist (b. 1922)

#Paul_Winchell

Camille Roy (literary critic)
Camille Roy, Canadian priest and critic (b. 1870)

#Camille_Roy_(literary_critic)

James Martin (author)
James Martin, English-Bermudian computer scientist and author (b. 1933)

#James_Martin_(author)

Clarence Campbell
Clarence Campbell, Canadian businessman (b. 1905)

#Clarence_Campbell

Adrien Maurice de Noailles
Adrien Maurice de Noailles, French soldier and politician, French Minister of Foreign Affairs (b. 1678)

#Adrien_Maurice_de_Noailles

V. V. Giri
V. V. Giri, Indian lawyer and politician, 4th President of India (b. 1894)

#V._V._Giri

George Leake
George Leake, Australian politician, 2nd Premier of Western Australia (b. 1856)

#George_Leake

Lucrezia Borgia
Lucrezia Borgia, Italian wife of Alfonso I d'Este, Duke of Ferrara (b. 1480)

#Lucrezia_Borgia

Jean Vallerand
Jean Vallerand, Canadian violinist, composer, and conductor (b. 1915)

#Jean_Vallerand

Gu Chaohao
Gu Chaohao, Chinese mathematician and academic (b. 1926)

#Gu_Chaohao

Alan Myers (drummer)
Alan Myers, American drummer (b. 1955)

#Alan_Myers_(drummer)

Joannes Gijsen
Joannes Gijsen, Dutch bishop (b. 1932)

#Joannes_Gijsen

Chris Benoit
Chris Benoit, Canadian wrestler (b. 1967)

#Chris_Benoit

Mick Aston
Mick Aston, English archaeologist and academic (b. 1946)

#Mick_Aston

Pierre Werner
Pierre Werner, Luxembourgian banker and politician, 21st Prime Minister of Luxembourg (b. 1913)

#Pierre_Werner

Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc
Nicolas-Claude Fabri de Peiresc, French astronomer and historian (b. 1580)

#Nicolas-Claude_Fabri_de_Peiresc

Brian Keith
Brian Keith, American actor (b. 1921)

#Brian_Keith

Otto Mears
Otto Mears, Russian-American businessman (b. 1840)

#Otto_Mears

Mario Biaggi
Mario Biaggi, American police officer, politician and criminal (b. 1917)

#Mario_Biaggi

Ann C. Scales
Ann C. Scales, American lawyer, educator, and activist (b. 1952)

#Ann_C._Scales

Jackie Gleason
Jackie Gleason, American actor, comedian, and producer (b. 1916)

#Jackie_Gleason

John Hampden
John Hampden, English politician (b. 1595)

#John_Hampden

Emilio Colombo
Emilio Colombo, Italian politician, 40th Prime Minister of Italy (b. 1920)

#Emilio_Colombo

Xiang Zhongfa
Xiang Zhongfa, Chinese politician, 2nd General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (b. 1880)

#Xiang_Zhongfa

Grover Cleveland
Grover Cleveland, American lawyer and politician, 22nd and 24th President of the United States (b. 1837)

#Grover_Cleveland

Csaba Kesjár
Csaba Kesjár, Hungarian race car driver (b. 1962)

#Csaba_Kesjár

Reginald Bray
Reginald Bray, English architect and politician, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (b. 1440)

#Reginald_Bray

Rufino Tamayo
Rufino Tamayo, Mexican painter and illustrator (b. 1899)

#Rufino_Tamayo

Tomislav Ivi?
Tomislav Ivi?, Croatian football coach and manager (b. 1933)

#Tomislav_Ivi?

Frank King (cartoonist)
Frank King, American cartoonist (b. 1883)

#Frank_King_(cartoonist)

Eli Wallach
Eli Wallach, American actor (b. 1915)

#Eli_Wallach

Walther Rathenau
Walther Rathenau, German businessman and politician, 7th German Minister for Foreign Affairs (b. 1867)

#Walther_Rathenau

Thomas McKean
Thomas McKean, American lawyer and politician, 2nd Governor of Pennsylvania (b. 1734)

#Thomas_McKean

Willy Ley
Willy Ley, German-American historian and author (b. 1906)

#Willy_Ley

Louise Whitfield Carnegie
Louise Whitfield Carnegie, American philanthropist (b. 1857)

#Louise_Whitfield_Carnegie

Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford
Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, English courtier, Lord Great Chamberlain (b. 1550)

#Edward_de_Vere,_17th_Earl_of_Oxford

Sarah Orne Jewett
Sarah Orne Jewett, American novelist, short story writer, and poet (b. 1849)

#Sarah_Orne_Jewett

Emil Seidel
Emil Seidel, American politician, Mayor of Milwaukee (b. 1864)

#Emil_Seidel

Miki Roqué
Miki Roqué, Spanish footballer (b. 1988)

#Miki_Roqué

Vera Atkins
Vera Atkins, British intelligence officer (b. 1908)

#Vera_Atkins

Fred Anderson (musician)
Fred Anderson, American jazz tenor saxophonist (b. 1929)

#Fred_Anderson_(musician)

Gerhard Ringel
Gerhard Ringel, Austrian mathematician and academic (b. 1919)

#Gerhard_Ringel

David Tomlinson
David Tomlinson, English actor and comedian (b. 1917)

#David_Tomlinson

Ernst Põdder
Ernst Põdder, Estonian general (b. 1879)

#Ernst_Põdder

Hongwu Emperor
Hongwu, Chinese emperor (b. 1328)

#Hongwu_Emperor

William Hathaway
William Hathaway, American lawyer and politician (b. 1924)

#William_Hathaway

Frederick IV, Duke of Austria
Frederick IV, duke of Austria (b. 1382)

#Frederick_IV,_Duke_of_Austria

Susan Ahn Cuddy
Susan Ahn Cuddy, American lieutenant (b. 1915)

#Susan_Ahn_Cuddy

Roméo LeBlanc
Roméo LeBlanc, Canadian journalist and politician, 25th Governor General of Canada (b. 1927)

#Roméo_LeBlanc

Gad Beck
Gad Beck, German author and educator (b. 1923)

#Gad_Beck

Ramón José Velásquez
Ramón José Velásquez, Venezuelan journalist, lawyer, and politician, President of Venezuela (b. 1916)

#Ramón_José_Velásquez

Cristiano Araújo
Cristiano Araújo, Brazilian singer-songwriter (b. 1986)

#Cristiano_Araújo

Pieter Burman the Younger
Pieter Burman the Younger, Dutch philologist and academic (b. 1714)

#Pieter_Burman_the_Younger

Marva Collins, American author and educator (b. 1936)
Olga Kotelko, Canadian runner and softball player (b. 1919)
John Clement, Canadian lawyer and politician (b. 1928)
Derek Dougan, Northern Irish footballer and manager (b. 1938)
Natasja Saad, Danish rapper and reggae singer (b. 1974)
Ifigeneia Giannopoulou, Greek songwriter and author (b. 1957)
Rodrigo Bueno, Argentine cuarteto singer (b. 1973)
Andrew J. Transue, American politician and attorney Morissette v. United States (b. 1903)
Sumner Locke Elliott, Australian-American author and playwright (b. 1917)
Robert Charroux, French author and critic (b. 1909)
Minor White, American photographer, critic, and academic (b. 1908)
Tony Hancock, English actor, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1924)
Stuart Davis, American painter and academic (b. 1892)
Volfgangs D?rzi?š, Latvian composer, pianist and music critic (b. 1906)
Andreas Vokos Miaoulis, Greek admiral and politician (b. 1769)
Robert de Clifford, 1st Baron de Clifford, English soldier and politician, Lord Warden of the Marches (b. 1274)
Gilbert de Clare, 8th Earl of Gloucester, English commander (b. 1291)
William de Warenne, 1st Earl of Surrey, Norman nobleman
Jeongjong II, Korean ruler (b. 1018)
Abu Isa al-Warraq, Arab scholar (b. 889)