Famous Deaths for 24th November 2019

1583 – RenĂ© de Birague, French cardinal and chancellor (b. 1506)
1827 – Harman W. Muntinghe, Dutch lawyer and colonial director, dies at 54
1842 – Pehr Frigel, Swedish composer, dies at 92
1863 – Claudius Charles Wilson, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), dies of fever at camp in Ringgold, Georgia at 32
1916 – John Francis Barnett, composer, dies at 79
1970 – Evgeny Karlovich Tikotsky, composer, dies at 76
1996 – Edison Vasalievich Denisov, composer, dies at 67
2004 – Wong Jim, Hong Kong songwriter (b. 1940)
2011 – Tatyana Shchelkanova, Soviet long jumper (Olympic bronze 1964), dies at 74
2018 – Amanda Sequoyah Swimmer, American potter and preserver of Cherokee culture, dies at 97

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