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April 6th

153 Notable deaths

Mickey Rooney

American actor (1920–2014).

Born September 23rd, 1920 in Brooklyn. [ref]

Died April 6th, 2014 at 93 years old in Studio City (disease). [ref]

Don Rickles

American stand-up comedian (1926–2017).

Born May 8th, 1926 in Queens.

Died April 6th, 2017 at 90 years old in Beverly Hills (kidney failure). [ref]

Isaac Asimov

American writer and biochemist (1920–1992).

Born January 2nd, 1920 in Petrovichi.

Died April 6th, 1992 at 72 years old in Manhattan (heart failure, AIDS related disease, kidney failure).

Merle Haggard

American country music songwriter, singer, and musician (1937–2016).

Born April 6th, 1937 in Bakersfield.

Died April 6th, 2016 at 79 years old in Palo Cedro (pneumonia). [ref]

Don Shirley

American-jamaican jazz pianist and composer.

Born January 19th, 1927 in Pensacola.

Died April 6th, 2013 at 86 years old in Manhattan. [ref]

Rainier III, Prince of Mónaco

Prince of monaco (1923-2005).

Born May 31st, 1923 in Monaco.

Died April 6th, 2005 at 81 years old in Monaco (kidney failure).

Tammy Wynette

American country music singer (1942-1998).

Born May 5th, 1942 in Itawamba County. [ref]

Died April 6th, 1998 at 55 years old in Nashville (myocardial infarction). [ref]

Igor Stravinsky

Russian composer, pianist and conductor.

Born June 17th, 1882 in Lomonosov. [ref]

Died April 6th, 1971 at 88 years old in New York City (heart failure). [ref]

James Best

American actor, musician, artist (1926-2015).

Born July 26th, 1926 in Powderly.

Died April 6th, 2015 at 88 years old in Hickory (pneumonia).

Greer Garson

British-american actress (1904-1996).

Born September 29th, 1904 in London. [ref]

Died April 6th, 1996 at 91 years old in Dallas (heart failure). [ref]

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