Famous Deaths for 22nd October 2018

1725 – Alessandro Scarlatti, Italian baroque composer (Tigrane), dies at 65
1802 – Samuel Arnold, English composer, dies at 62
1871 – Roderick Murchison, Scottish Geologist (Silurian system), dies at 79
1883 – George Coulthard, Australian rules footballer and cricketer (Test for Australia 1882), dies at 27
1919 – Bruce Frederick Cummings, English author (Journal of a Disappointed Man), dies at 30
1938 – May Irwin, Canadian comedienne and singer (Hot Time in the Old Town), dies at 76
1948 – August Hlond, Polish cardinal of the Roman Catholic church, dies at 67
1989 – Roland Winters [Winternitz], American actor (Mama, Smothers Brothers, Jet Pilot, Meet Millie), dies at 84
1993 – Luis Felipe Ramón y Rivera, Venezuelan musician and composer, dies at 80
1993 – Fred C Shapiro, US journalist (Tiananmen-square 1989), dies at 62

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