Famous Deaths for 21st July 2021

1793 – Bruni d’Entrecasteaux, French explorer, dies of scurvy in the Pacific at 55
1796 – Robert Burns, Scottish poet (Auld Lang Syne) considered the national poet of Scotland, dies at 37
1821 – Maurice J M prince de Broglie, bishop of Ghent, dies at about 55
1928 – Ellen Alice Terry, British Shakespearean actress and director (Imperial Theatre), dies at 81
1950 – Albert Riemenschneider, American pianist, educator, musicologist, and founder of America’a oldest Bach Festiva, dies at 71
1967 – Pierre Kemp, Dutch poet (English paint box), dies at 80
1976 – Earle Combs, American MLB baseball centerfielder, 1924-35 (New York Yankees), dies at 77
1994 – John Ernest, American constructionist artist, dies at 72
1996 – John Kevin Moorhouse, test pilot, dies at 50
2005 – Long John Baldry, British blues musician (Don’t try to Lay No Boogie), dies at 64

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