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History Deaths on November 19

Grigol Robakidze
Grigol Robakidze, Georgian author, poet, and playwright (b. 1882)


Charles J. Watters
Charles J. Watters, American priest and soldier, Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1927)


Stepin Fetchit
Stepin Fetchit, American actor, singer, and dancer (b. 1907)


William Seymour Tyler
William Seymour Tyler, American historian and academic (b. 1810)


Bona Sforza
Bona Sforza, Italian wife of Sigismund I the Old (b. 1494)


Warren Rudman
Warren Rudman, American lawyer and politician (b. 1930)


Mel Tillis
Mel Tillis, American singer and songwriter (b. 1932)


Wolfe Tone
Wolfe Tone, Irish general (b. 1763)


Dora Dougherty Strother
Dora Dougherty Strother, American pilot and academic (b. 1921)


Ivane Andronikashvili
Ivane Andronikashvili, Georgian general (b. 1798)


Kevin DuBrow
Kevin DuBrow, American singer-songwriter (b. 1955)


Mal Whitfield
Mal Whitfield, American runner and diplomat (b. 1924)


Jean-Georges Noverre
Jean-Georges Noverre, French dancer and choreographer (b. 1725)


Man in the Iron Mask
Man in the Iron Mask, French prisoner


William Nelson (governor)
William Nelson, American politician, Colonial Governor of Virginia (b. 1711)


Antoine Nompar de Caumont
Antoine Nompar de Caumont, French courtier and soldier (b. 1632)


Thomas Shadwell
Thomas Shadwell, English poet and playwright (b. 1642)


Emma Lazarus
Emma Lazarus, American poet (b. 1849)


James Ensor
James Ensor, Belgian painter (b. 1860)


John Neville (actor)
John Neville, English actor (b. 1925)


James FitzGerald, 1st Duke of Leinster
James FitzGerald, 1st Duke of Leinster, Irish soldier and politician (b. 1722)


Tsarevich Ivan Ivanovich of Russia
Tsarevich Ivan Ivanovich of Russia (b. 1554)


Nicolas Poussin
Nicolas Poussin, French-Italian painter (b. 1594)


Alexander Liberman
Alexander Liberman, Russian-American artist and publisher (b. 1912)


Ray Gosling
Ray Gosling, English journalist, author, and activist (b. 1939)


Carmen Boni
Carmen Boni, Italian-French actress (b. 1901)


Ted Fujita
Ted Fujita, Japanese-American meteorologist and academic (b. 1920)


Korrie Layun Rampan
Korrie Layun Rampan, Indonesian author, poet, and critic (b. 1953)


Babe Birrer
Babe Birrer, American baseball player (b. 1928)


Thomas H. Ince
Thomas H. Ince, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1882)


Joseph Charbonneau
Joseph Charbonneau, Canadian archbishop (b. 1892)


Mike Nichols
Mike Nichols, German-American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1931)


May Hollinworth
May Hollinworth, Australian theatre producer and director (b. 1895)


Lev Shestov
Lev Shestov, Ukrainian-Russian philosopher and theologian (b. 1866)


John Vane
John Vane, English pharmacologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1927)


Jana Novotná
Jana Novotná, Czech tennis player (b. 1968)


Frederick Sanger
Frederick Sanger, English biochemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1918)


Christina Onassis
Christina Onassis, American-Greek businesswoman (b. 1950)


Francisco Franco
Francisco Franco, Spanish general and dictator, Prime Minister of Spain (b. 1892)


Allen E. Ertel
Allen E. Ertel, American lawyer and politician (b. 1937)


Gholam Hossein Mazloumi
Gholam Hossein Mazloumi, Iranian footballer and manager (b. 1950)


Henry B. Richardson
Henry B. Richardson, American archer (b. 1889)


Johann Hermann Schein
Johann Hermann Schein, German singer and composer (b. 1586)


Della Reese
Della Reese, American singer and actress (b. 1931)


Francis L. Sullivan
Francis L. Sullivan, English-American actor (b. 1903)


Rudolf I, Margrave of Baden-Baden
Rudolf I, Margrave of Baden-Baden (b. 1230)


Charles Manson
Charles Manson, American cult leader and mass murderer (b. 1934)


Xu Zhimo
Xu Zhimo, Chinese poet and translator (b. 1897)


Franz Schubert
Franz Schubert, Austrian pianist and composer (b. 1797)


Juan Arvizu
Juan Arvizu, Mexican lyric opera tenor and bolero vocalist (b. 1900)


John Wilkins
John Wilkins, English bishop and philosopher (b. 1614)


Helmut Griem
Helmut Griem, German actor and director (b. 1932)


Joseph F. Smith
Joseph F. Smith, American religious leader, 6th President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (b. 1838)


Bruno Schulz
Bruno Schulz, Polish painter and critic (b. 1892)


Carl Wilhelm Siemens
Carl Wilhelm Siemens, German-English engineer (b. 1823)


Warren "Pete" Moore, American singer-songwriter and record producer (b. 1939)


Malik-Shah I
Malik-Shah I, Seljuk Sultan


Matsunaga Hisahide
Matsunaga Hisahide, Japanese daimy? (b. 1510)


George Brunies
George Brunies, American trombonist (b. 1902)


Miyagiyama Fukumatsu
Miyagiyama Fukumatsu, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 29th Yokozuna (b. 1895)


Sun Li-jen
Sun Li-jen, Chinese general and politician (b. 1900)


Caspar Schoppe
Caspar Schoppe, German scholar and author (b. 1576)


Richard A. Jensen
Richard A. Jensen, American theologian, author, and academic (b. 1934)


Phyllis Haver
Phyllis Haver, American actress (b. 1899)


Rudolf Kinau
Rudolf Kinau, Low German writer (b. 1887)


Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig
Wilhelm Rudolph Fittig, German chemist (b. 1835)


Joe Hill
Joe Hill, Swedish-born American labor activist (b. 1879)


Jeanne Bérangère
Jeanne Bérangère, French actress (b. 1864)


Ron Hynes
Ron Hynes, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1950)


Mechtilde, Saxon saint (b. c. 1240)


Roger Conant (colonist)
Roger Conant, Massachusetts governor (b. 1592)


Piet Esser
Piet Esser, Dutch sculptor and academic (b. 1914)


Anne de Mowbray, 8th Countess of Norfolk
Anne de Mowbray, 8th Countess of Norfolk (b. 1472)


Alan J. Pakula
Alan J. Pakula, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1928)


Armand (singer)
Armand, Dutch singer-songwriter (b. 1946)


Lewis Sargent
Lewis Sargent, American actor (b. 1903)


Richard Mentor Johnson
Richard Mentor Johnson, American colonel, lawyer, and politician, 9th Vice President of the United States (b. 1780)


Pete Harman, American businessman (b. 1919)
Jeremiah Coffey, Irish-Australian bishop (b. 1933)
Roy Bhaskar, English philosopher and academic (b. 1944)
Charlotte Zolotow, American author and poet (b. 1915)
Boris Strugatskiy, Russian author (b. 1933)
Shiro Miya, Japanese singer-songwriter (b. 1943)
John Hefin, Welsh director and producer (b. 1941)
Ruth Stone, American poet and author (b. 1915)
Ömer Lütfi Akad, Turkish director and screenwriter (b. 1916)
Pat Burns, Canadian ice hockey player and coach (b. 1952)
Johnny Delgado, Filipino actor (b. 1948)
Mike Gregory, English rugby player and coach (b. 1964)
Steve Belichick, American football player, coach and scout (b. 1919)
Erik Balling, Danish director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1924)
Terry Melcher, American singer-songwriter and producer (b. 1942)
Trina Schart Hyman, American author and illustrator (b. 1939)
George Canseco, Filipino journalist and composer (b. 1934)
Ian Geoghegan, Australian race car driver (b. 1940)
Marcelle Ferron, Canadian painter and stained glass artist (b. 1924)
Bernard Thompson, English director and producer (b. 1926)
Diane Varsi, American actress (b. 1938)
Bobby Russell, American singer-songwriter (b. 1941)
Reggie Nalder, Austrian-American actor (b. 1907)
Grant Adcox, American race car driver (b. 1950)
Peggy Parish, American author (b. 1927)
Tom Evans, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1947)
Basil Spence, Indian-Scottish architect and academic, designed the Coventry Cathedral (b. 1907)
Elizabeth Taylor (novelist), English novelist, (b. 1912)
Roger D. Branigin, American colonel, lawyer, and politician, 42nd Governor of Indiana (b. 1902)
Louise Fitzhugh, American author and illustrator (b. 1928)
Marquis James, American journalist and author (b. 1891)
Walter Bartley Wilson, English footballer and manager (b. 1870)
Aage Redal, Danish actor (b. 1891)
Johann Georg Tralles, German mathematician and physicist (b. 1763)
Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi, Italian composer (b. 1728)
Bernard de Bury, French harpsichord player and composer (b. 1720)
Raoul II of Brienne, Count of Eu
Theodoric II, Margrave of Lower Lusatia (b. c. 990)
Yan Keqiu, Chinese chief strategist
Pope Anastasius II
Pope Gelasius I