Famous Deaths for 1st March 2024

1244 – Gruffydd ap Llywelyn Fawr, son of Welsh leader Llywelyn the Great, dies trying to escape from the Tower of London (b. 1200)
1929 – Royal H. Weller, American politician (Member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New York), dies at 47
1956 – Henriette Renié, French harp prodigy, composer, and teacher, dies at 80
1976 – Jean Martinon, French conductor and composer, dies at 66
1994 – Timothy Andrew James Souster, British composer, dies at 51
1994 – Eliseo Diego, Cuban poet, dies at 74
2007 – Joel Brodsky, American photographer, credited with photographing over 400 album covers, dies of a heart attack at 67
2010 – Kristian Digby, British television presenter and director, dies at 32
2016 – Jim Kimsey, American co-founder of AOL, dies at 76
2020 – Stefan Lindqvist, Swedish soccer midfielder (5 caps; IFK Göteborg), dies from Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis at 52

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