Famous Deaths for 9th October 2021

1688 – Claude Perrault, French Architect and Physician, dies at 75
1709 – Barbara Palmer, 1st Duchess of Cleveland, English mistress of Charles II of England (b. 1640)
1769 – Marianus Königsperger, German composer, dies at 60
1918 – Mikhail Vasilyevich Alekseyev, Imperial Russian general and WW I Chief of Staff, murdered at 60
1960 – Howard Glenn, NY Titan, dies of injuries sustain in this day’s game
1976 – Walter Warlimont, German General WWII, dies at 82
1999 – Akhtar Hameed Khan, pioneer of Microcredit in developing countries (b. 1914)
2015 – N. Ramani, Indian flutist, dies at 80
2016 – Andrzej Wajda, Polish film director (Ashes and Diamonds, Man of Iron), dies at 90
2019 – Andrés Gimeno, Spanish tennis player (French Open 1972), dies from cancer at 82

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