Famous Deaths for 9th July 2018

1441 – Jan/Johannes van Eyck, Flemish painter (Lamb Gods), dies
1706 – Pierre Le Moyne d’Iberville, French Canadian sailor and explorer (b. 1661)
1795 – Henry Seymour Conway, British general and statesman (b. 1721)
1909 – Kasimir Felix Badeni, Premier of Polish/Austria (1895-97), dies at 62
1927 – John Drew Jr., American Shakespearean actor (The Big Bonanza), dies at 73
1963 – Frank Mayo, American silent screen actor (Burning Gold, Hell’s Headquarters), dies of a heart attack at 77
1968 – Vardis Fisher, American writer (Passion Spin the Plot), dies at 73
1980 – Vinicius de Moraes, Brazilian poet and lyricist (b. 1913)
1992 – Kelvin Coe, Australian ballerina (A’sch Ballet/Bolshoi Ballet), dies
1992 – Eric Sevareid, American reporter (b. 1912)

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