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February 2nd

188 Notable deaths

Chris Kyle

American war veteran and author.

Born April 8th, 1974 in Odessa. [ref]

Died February 2nd, 2013 at 38 years old in Erath County (ballistic trauma).

Philip Seymour Hoffman

American actor (1967-2014).

Born July 23rd, 1967 in Fairport. [ref]

Died February 2nd, 2014 at 46 years old in Manhattan. [ref]

Sid Vicious

English bassist (1957–1979).

Born May 10th, 1957 in Lewisham.

Died February 2nd, 1979 at 21 years old in Manhattan (opiod overdose).

Gene Kelly

American dancer, actor, singer, director, producer and choreographer (1912-1996).

Born August 23rd, 1912 in Pittsburgh. [ref]

Died February 2nd, 1996 at 83 years old in Beverly Hills (stroke). [ref]

Bertrand Russell

British philosopher (1872–1970).

Born May 18th, 1872 in Trellech. [ref]

Died February 2nd, 1970 at 97 years old in Plas Penrhyn, Penrhyndeudraeth (influenza). [ref]

Donald Pleasence

English actor (1919–1995).

Born October 5th, 1919 in Worksop. [ref]

Died February 2nd, 1995 at 75 years old in Saint-Paul-de-Vence (heart failure). [ref]

Boris Karloff

English actor (1887–1969).

Born November 23rd, 1887 in Dulwich. [ref]

Died February 2nd, 1969 at 81 years old in Midhurst (pneumonia).

Max Schmeling

German boxer (1905-2005).

Born September 28th, 1905 in Klein Luckow. [ref]

Died February 2nd, 2005 at 99 years old in Wenzendorf. [ref]

Fred Perry

English tennis player.

Born May 18th, 1909 in Stockport.

Died February 2nd, 1995 at 85 years old in Melbourne.

John L. Sullivan

American boxer.

Born October 15th, 1858 in Roxbury.

Died February 2nd, 1918 at 59 years old in Abington.

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