Famous Deaths for 11th May 2022

1938 – Arnold Sauwen, Flemish poet (Hours of Solitude), dies at 81
1944 – Henk Hos, Dutch resistance fighter, executed at 37
1979 – Lester Flatt, American bluegrass guitarist (Flatt and Scruggs – “Foggy Mountain Breakdown”; “Ballad of Jed Clampett”), dies at 64
1986 – Henry P. McIlhenny, American philanthropist, dies at 76
1991 – Ho Dam, North Korean foreign minister (1970-83), dies at 62
1994 – Leonard Friedman, British-Lithuanian violinist (Scottish Baroque Ensemble), dies at 63
1995 – Tibor Sarai, Hungarian composer, dies at 76
1996 – Ademir de Menezes, Brazilian footballer (Brazil national team 1945-53), dies at 73
2014 – Ed Gagliardi, American bass guitarist (Foreigner, 1976-79 – “Feels Like The First Time”), dies from cancer at 62
2016 – David King, British graphic designer (album covers for Jimi Hendrix and The Who), photographer (I Am King), and historian (The Commissar Vanishes), dies at 73

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