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May 28th famous deaths

List of celebrities and famous people who died on May 28th

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2009 - 2000

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 2009 - 2000

200820072006
  • Norwegian ski jumper. He was the first Norwegian ski jumper to reach more than 100 meters.

200420032001
  • American politician, a legend in the course of his life, and a enduring and beloved Dem. congressman. Moakley was a warm, earthy, and friendly man who loved his country. He worked on many projects, including the cleanup of the harbor, the federal courthouse and teaching hospitals. His reputation as a beloved stateaEUR(tm), a man of humor and humility, who stood …

  • Cameroonian-born French novelist and musician (Born 1929).

2000

1999 - 1990

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1999 - 1990

1998
  • Phil Hartman

    Canadian-American actor. He started his career in comedy as a regular on a variety TV show in 1985, which was then followed by "Saturday Night Live" (1986). He has also done TV commercials for McDonald's and other fast-food companies. He is a comic best known for his ability to create characters. His biggest hit was Talk Radio 1996 where he …

1996199519941993
  • 75 years old, boxer/actor (Pittsburgh Kid),

19911990

1989 - 1980

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1989 - 1980

1988
  • American jazz trumpeter, composer, and bandleader (Born in 1910).

1987
  • American director, actor, and playwright. In 1964, Ludlam graduated from Hofstra University with a degree of dramatic literature. After a brief rift, he joined John Vaccaro’s Play-House of the Ridiculous and became the founder of the Ridiculous Theatrical Company, New York City, in 1967. Ludlam was a regular performer in his plays, and is especially well-known for his roles as …

19861984
  • Eric Morecambe

    British comedian for over 40 years, who died on 5/28/1984. In 1998, a book was published about the comic partnership of Wise and Morecambe. They met at the same audition in spring 1939. In 1940, they appeared on the same program "Youth Takes a Bow". They did not make it to TV, with BBC broadcasting on April 21, 1954. However, …

198319821981

1979 - 1970

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1979 - 1970

1978197719761975
  • American World Heavyweight Champion, who was unfortunate to be ranked between Joe Louis and Rocky Marciano.

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  • Actor (Petticoat Junction and Lucy Show), dies aged 75

19731972
  • American football player and politician, 66th Governor Massachusetts (d. 2006).

  • At the age of 77, King of Great Britain/Northern Ireland/emperor(India 1936), dies.

1971
  • Audie Murphy

    American actor and soldier, Murphy was the most decorated soldier of WW II. He received 23 awards, including Congressional Medal of Honor. Murphy, a U.S. Army lieutenant, was credited for killing approximately 240 enemy soldiers in France and Italy. Murphy was a symbol for America's young WW II soldier-hero. His attractive face was a symbol of the American GI. Murphy …

  • American actor and soldier, Murphy was the most decorated soldier of WW II. He received 23 awards, including Congressional Medal of Honor. Murphy, a U.S. Army lieutenant, was credited for killing approximately 240 enemy soldiers in France and Italy. Murphy was a symbol for America's young WW II soldier-hero. His attractive face was a symbol of the American GI. Murphy …

  • His films, which were short but very striking, were a French stage director and actor. He began his career as a jazz musician and then became a prominent actor on the Paris stage.

1969 - 1960

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1969 - 1960

1969
  • Actor (Nightmares, Okinawas, Corn Is Green) dies at 71

196819641963

1959 - 1950

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1959 - 1950

195819541953

1949 - 1940

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1949 - 1940

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1939 - 1930

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1939 - 1930

1937
  • Austrian psychiatrist and neurologist who established the first Vienna child psychology clinic in 1920. His pioneering researches on the inferiority complex and child guidance as well as his social interest and delinquency were well-known. Adler immigrated to New York in 1934.

1929 - 1920

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1929 - 1920

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1919 - 1910

Famous deaths on May 28th for the celebrities who died in the years 1919 - 1910

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