• Weather icon 52ºc, New York
  • Sunday, January 29, 2023

History Deaths on November 26


Max Euwe
Max Euwe, Dutch chess player, mathematician, and author (b. 1901)

#Max_Euwe

Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff
Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, German poet and author (b. 1788)

#Joseph_Freiherr_von_Eichendorff

Thomas Buck Reed
Thomas Buck Reed, American lawyer and politician (b. 1787)

#Thomas_Buck_Reed

Conrad of Constance
Conrad of Constance, German bishop and saint (b.c. 900)

#Conrad_of_Constance

M. C. Nambudiripad
M. C. Nambudiripad, Indian author and translator (b. 1919)

#M._C._Nambudiripad

Albert Sarraut
Albert Sarraut, French lawyer and politician, 106th Prime Minister of France (b. 1872)

#Albert_Sarraut

César Guerra-Peixe
César Guerra-Peixe, Brazilian violinist, composer, and conductor (b. 1914)

#César_Guerra-Peixe

Mykhailo Hrushevsky
Mykhailo Hrushevsky, Ukrainian historian and politician (b. 1866)

#Mykhailo_Hrushevsky

John Hudson (classicist)
John Hudson, English librarian and scholar (b. 1662)

#John_Hudson_(classicist)

Philippe Quinault
Philippe Quinault, French playwright and composer (b. 1635)

#Philippe_Quinault

Ernest Lapointe
Ernest Lapointe, Canadian lawyer and politician, 18th Canadian Minister of Justice (b. 1876)

#Ernest_Lapointe

John Loudon McAdam
John Loudon McAdam, Scottish engineer (b. 1756)

#John_Loudon_McAdam

Luis Méndez de Haro
Luis Méndez de Haro, Spanish general and politician (b. 1598)

#Luis_Méndez_de_Haro

Yoshibayama Junnosuke
Yoshibayama Junnosuke, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 43rd Yokozuna (b. 1920)

#Yoshibayama_Junnosuke

Sojourner Truth
Sojourner Truth, American activist (b. 1797)

#Sojourner_Truth

John Spottiswoode
John Spottiswoode, Scottish archbishop and theologian (b. 1565)

#John_Spottiswoode

Ahmed Abdallah
Ahmed Abdallah, Comorian politician, President of Comoros (b. 1919)

#Ahmed_Abdallah

Isabella I of Castile
Isabella I, queen of Castile and León (b. 1451)

#Isabella_I_of_Castile

Reinhard Scheer
Reinhard Scheer, German admiral (b. 1863)

#Reinhard_Scheer

Tommy Dorsey
Tommy Dorsey, American trombonist, trumpet player, and composer (b. 1905)

#Tommy_Dorsey

Sven Hedin
Sven Hedin, Swedish geographer and explorer (b. 1865)

#Sven_Hedin

Henry Ireton
Henry Ireton, English-Irish general and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (b. 1611)

#Henry_Ireton

Mário Cesariny de Vasconcelos
Mário Cesariny de Vasconcelos, Portuguese painter and poet (b. 1923)

#Mário_Cesariny_de_Vasconcelos

Charles Lavigerie
Charles Lavigerie, French cardinal and academic (b. 1825)

#Charles_Lavigerie

Helen Maud Merrill
Helen Maud Merrill, American litterateur and poet (b. 1865)

#Helen_Maud_Merrill

Edward O'Hare
Edward O'Hare, American lieutenant and pilot (b. 1914)

#Edward_O'Hare

Otto Theodor von Manteuffel
Otto Theodor von Manteuffel, Prussian lawyer and politician, Minister President of Prussia (b. 1805)

#Otto_Theodor_von_Manteuffel

John Browning
John Browning, American weapons designer, founded the Browning Arms Company (b. 1855)

#John_Browning

Juhan Aavik
Juhan Aavik, Estonian composer and conductor (b. 1884)

#Juhan_Aavik

Stephen Hillenburg
Stephen Hillenburg, American marine biology teacher, cartoonist, animator, and creator of SpongeBob SquarePants (b. 1961)

#Stephen_Hillenburg

Amelita Galli-Curci
Amelita Galli-Curci, Italian soprano (b. 1882)

#Amelita_Galli-Curci

Hedwig Courths-Mahler
Hedwig Courths-Mahler, German writer (b. 1867)

#Hedwig_Courths-Mahler

Gilles Tremblay (ice hockey)
Gilles Tremblay, Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster (b. 1938)

#Gilles_Tremblay_(ice_hockey)

Daniel Purcell
Daniel Purcell, English organist and composer (b. 1664)

#Daniel_Purcell

2008 Mumbai attacks
Victims of the 2008 Mumbai attacks including: Gavriel Holtzberg, Israeli-American rabbi (b. 1979) Ashok Kamte, Indian police officer (b. 1965) Hemant Karkare, Indian police officer (b. 1954) Tukaram Omble, Indian police officer Vijay Salaskar, Indian police officer

#2008_Mumbai_attacks

Thomas Andrews (scientist)
Thomas Andrews, Irish chemist and physicist (b. 1813)

#Thomas_Andrews_(scientist)

Ed Heinemann
Ed Heinemann, American engineer (b. 1908)

#Ed_Heinemann

Tony Musante
Tony Musante, American actor and screenwriter (b. 1936)

#Tony_Musante

Betico Croes
Betico Croes, Aruban activist and politician (b. 1938)

#Betico_Croes

Peter Underwood (parapsychologist)
Peter Underwood, English parapsychologist and author (b. 1932)

#Peter_Underwood_(parapsychologist)

?ükrü Naili Gökberk
?ükrü Naili Gökberk, Turkish general (b. 1876)

#?ükrü_Naili_Gökberk

Nils-Aslak Valkeapää
Nils-Aslak Valkeapää, Finnish author, poet, and painter (b. 1943)

#Nils-Aslak_Valkeapää

Adam Mickiewicz
Adam Mickiewicz, Polish poet and playwright (b. 1798)

#Adam_Mickiewicz

Pete DePaolo
Pete DePaolo, American race car driver (b. 1898)

#Pete_DePaolo

Swanehilde of Saxony
Swanehilde of Saxony, margravine of Meissen

#Swanehilde_of_Saxony

Coventry Patmore
Coventry Patmore, English poet and critic (b. 1823)

#Coventry_Patmore

Jane Kean
Jane Kean, American actress and singer (b. 1923)

#Jane_Kean

Jean-de-Dieu Soult
Jean-de-Dieu Soult, French general and politician, 12th Prime Minister of France (b. 1769)

#Jean-de-Dieu_Soult

Paul Rand
Paul Rand, American art director and graphic designer (b. 1914)

#Paul_Rand

Joachim III of Constantinople
Joachim III of Constantinople (b. 1834)

#Joachim_III_of_Constantinople

Herb McKenley
Herb McKenley, Jamaican sprinter (b. 1922)

#Herb_McKenley

John Cockburn (Australian politician)
John Cockburn, Scottish-Australian politician, 18th Premier of South Australia (d. 1929)

#John_Cockburn_(Australian_politician)

Cyril Connolly
Cyril Connolly, English author and critic (b. 1903)

#Cyril_Connolly

Felipe Ángeles
Felipe Ángeles, Mexican general (b. 1868)

#Felipe_Ángeles

James Steuart (economist)
James Steuart, Scottish economist and educator (b. 1712)

#James_Steuart_(economist)

Bill Doak
Bill Doak, American baseball player and coach (b. 1891)

#Bill_Doak

Dave Cockrum
Dave Cockrum, American author and illustrator (b. 1943)

#Dave_Cockrum

Silvestre S. Herrera
Silvestre S. Herrera, Mexican-American sergeant, Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1917)

#Silvestre_S._Herrera

Pavel Kiselyov
Pavel Kiselyov, Russian general and politician (b. 1788)

#Pavel_Kiselyov

Guy Lewis
Guy Lewis, American basketball player and coach (b. 1922)

#Guy_Lewis

Arik Einstein
Arik Einstein, Israeli singer-songwriter (b. 1939)

#Arik_Einstein

Sylvester Gozzolini
Sylvester Gozzolini, Italian founder of the Sylvestrines (b. 1177)

#Sylvester_Gozzolini

Ralph Agas
Ralph Agas, English surveyor and cartographer (b. 1540)

#Ralph_Agas

Fritz Weaver, American actor (b. 1926)
Amir Aczel, Israeli-American mathematician, historian, and academic (b. 1950)
Mary Hinkson, American dancer and choreographer (b. 1925)
Saul Leiter, American photographer and painter (b. 1923)
Joseph Murray, American surgeon and soldier, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1919)
Peter Marsh, Australian table tennis player (b. 1948)
Celso Advento Castillo, Filipino actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1943)
Manon Cleary, American painter and academic (b. 1942)
Leroy Drumm, American songwriter (b. 1936)
Mel Tolkin, Russian-Canadian screenwriter and producer (b. 1913)
Raúl Velasco, Mexican television host and producer (b. 1933)
Isaac Gálvez, Spanish cyclist (b. 1975)
Mark Craney, American drummer (b. 1952)
Stan Berenstain, American author and illustrator, co-created the Berenstain Bears (b. 1923)
Takanori Arisawa, Japanese composer and conductor (b. 1951)
C. Walter Hodges, English author and illustrator (b. 1909)
Philippe de Broca, French actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1933)
Stefan Wul, French surgeon and author (b. 1922)
Soulja Slim, American rapper (b. 1978)
Verne Winchell, American businessman, founded Winchell's Donuts (b. 1915)
Polo Montañez, Cuban singer-songwriter (b. 1955)
Jonathan Kwitny, American journalist and author (b. 1941)
Marguerite Henry, American author (b. 1902)
Michael Bentine, English actor and screenwriter (b. 1922)
Arturo Rivera y Damas, Salvadoran archbishop (b. 1923)
David Bache, English car designer (b. 1925)
Bob Johnson, American ice hockey player and coach (b. 1931)
Peter Hujar, American photographer (b. 1934)
J. P. Guilford, American psychologist and academic (b. 1897)
Thomas George Lanphier, Jr., American colonel and pilot (b. 1915)
Vivien Thomas, American surgeon and academic (b. 1910)
Frank Rosolino, American trombonist (b. 1926)
Ford Beebe, American director and screenwriter (b. 1888)
John Rostill, English bass player and songwriter (b. 1942)
Giacomo Alberione, Italian priest and publisher (b. 1884)
Albert Ketèlbey, English pianist, composer, and conductor (b. 1875)
Flora Call Disney, American mother of Walt Disney (b. 1868)
George Edward Dobson, Irish zoologist, photographer, and surgeon (b. 1848)
Benjamin Greene, English brewer, founded Greene King (b. 1780)
Marquard Gude, German archaeologist and scholar (b. 1635)
Diego Fernández de la Cueva, 1st Viscount of Huelma
Al-Aziz Muhammad ibn Ghazi, Ayyubid emir of Aleppo (b. 1216)
Li Congyan, Chinese general (b. 898)
Siricius, pope of the Catholic Church (b. 334)