Famous Deaths for 5th July 2021

1626 – Stephan Fadinger, Austrian boer leader, dies in battle
1906 – Paul Karl Ludwig Drude, German physicist (optics), committed suicide at 42
1909 – Emil Bohn, composer, dies at 70
1932 – Sasha Chorny [Alexander Mikhailovich Glikberg], Russian poet, dies at 51
1966 – George de Hevesy, Hungarian radiochemist (Nobel 1943), dies at 80
1983 – Harry James, American swing-era bandleader, trumpeter and husband to Betty Grable, dies from lymphatic cancer at 67
2002 – Katy Jurado, Mexican actress, 1st Latin actress to win a Golden Globe (High Noon, Broken Lance), dies at 78
2007 – Kerwin Mathews, American actor (b. 1926)
2010 – David Fanshawe, British composer and ethno-musicologist (African Sanctus,; Pacific Odessey), dies of a stroke at 68
2011 – Malcolm Forsyth, South African-Canadian trombonist and composer (Atayoskewin), dies of pancreatic cancer at 74

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