Famous Deaths for 16th November 2019

1785 – Johan Gottschalk Wallerius, Swedish chemist and mineralogist, dies at 76
1909 – Francis Thome, French composer, dies at 59
1911 – Albert Alonzo Ames, Mayor of Minneapolis (b. 1842)
1964 – Albert Hay Malotte, composer, dies at 69
1972 – Andrey Filippovich Pashchenko, composer, dies at 87
1982 – Lenny Murphy, Leader of Belfast’s notorious Shankill Butchers (b. 1952)
1994 – John Boylan, American actor (Twin Peaks, Sleepless in Seattle), dies at 82
2005 – Henry Taube, Canadian-born chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1915)
2015 – Stephen Birmingham, American author (Real Lace: America’s Irish Rich, dies at 86
2016 – Melvin Laird, politician (Rep-R-Mich), US Secretary of Defense (1969-73), dies at 94

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