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June 8th

156 Notable deaths

Danny Kirwan

British musician (1950-2018).

Born May 13th, 1950 in Westminster. [ref]

Died June 8th, 2018 at 68 years old in London (pneumonia).

Trevor Goddard

English boxer and actor (1962-2003).

Born October 14th, 1962 in Croydon.

Died June 8th, 2003 at 40 years old in North Hollywood (barbiturate overdose).

Emmy Göring

German actress (1893-1973).

Born March 24th, 1893 in Hamburg. [ref]

Died June 8th, 1973 at 80 years old in Munich. [ref]

Karl Hanke

German general and last reichsführer-ss (1903-1945).

Born August 24th, 1903 in Lubań.

Died June 8th, 1945 at 41 years old in Nová Ves nad Popelkou.

Andrew Irvine

English mountaineer.

Born April 8th, 1902 in Birkenhead. [ref]

Died June 8th, 1924 at 22 years old in Mount Everest (mountaineering). [ref]

Pierre Nkurunziza

Burundian politician (1964-2020).

Born December 18th, 1964 in Ngozi.

Died June 8th, 2020 at 55 years old in Karuzi (COVID-19, cardiac arrest). [ref]

Richard Rorty

American philosopher.

Born October 4th, 1931 in New York City. [ref]

Died June 8th, 2007 at 75 years old in Palo Alto (pancreatic cancer). [ref]

Frank Cady

American actor (1915–2012).

Born September 8th, 1915 in Susanville.

Died June 8th, 2012 at 96 years old in Wilsonville. [ref]

Bonnie Pointer

American singer (1950-2020).

Born July 11th, 1950 in Oakland.

Died June 8th, 2020 at 69 years old in Los Angeles (cardiac arrest). [ref]

Reinhard Gehlen

German general, nazi, spy (1902-1979).

Born April 3rd, 1902 in Erfurt.

Died June 8th, 1979 at 77 years old in Berg.

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