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November 26th

174 Notable deaths

Florence Foster Jenkins

American soprano, renowned for her lack of musical skill and singing ability.

Born July 19th, 1868 in Pennsylvania.

Died November 26th, 1944 at 76 years old in New York City (myocardial infarction). [ref]

Stephen Sondheim

American composer and lyricist.

Born March 22nd, 1930 in Manhattan.

Died November 26th, 2021 at 91 years old in Roxbury. [ref]

Stephen Hillenburg

Animator american.

Born August 21st, 1961 in Fort Sill. [ref]

Died November 26th, 2018 at 57 years old in San Marino (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis). [ref]

Flip Wilson

American comedian and actor (1933-1998).

Born December 8th, 1933 in Jersey City.

Died November 26th, 1998 at 64 years old in Malibu (liver cancer).

John Browning

Firearms designer of the united states (1855-1926).

Born January 23rd, 1855 in Ogden.

Died November 26th, 1926 at 71 years old in Liège (heart failure).

Bernardo Bertolucci

Italian film director and screenwriter (1941–2018).

Born March 16th, 1941 in Parma. [ref]

Died November 26th, 2018 at 77 years old in Rome (lung cancer). [ref]

Albert DeSalvo

American criminal and convicted rapist.

Born September 3rd, 1931 in Chelsea.

Died November 26th, 1973 at 42 years old in Walpole (stab wound). [ref]

Mary Welsh Hemingway

American journalist.

Born April 5th, 1908 in Walker. [ref]

Died November 26th, 1986 at 78 years old in New York City. [ref]

Tommy Dorsey

American big band leader and musician.

Born November 19th, 1905 in Shenandoah. [ref]

Died November 26th, 1956 at 51 years old in Greenwich (cancer). [ref]

Vivien Thomas

American surgeon (1910-1985).

Born August 29th, 1910 in New Iberia.

Died November 26th, 1985 at 75 years old (pancreatic cancer).

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Life is hard. After all, it kills you. Katharine Hepburn