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May 24 is the 144th day of the year (145th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. 221 days remain until the end of the year.
919 - The nobles of Franconia and Saxony elect Henry the Fowler at the Imperial Diet in Fritzlar as king of the East Frankish Kingdom.
1218 - The Fifth Crusade leaves Acre for Egypt.
1276 - Magnus Ladulås is crowned King of Sweden in Uppsala Cathedral.
1487 - The ten-year-old Lambert Simnel is crowned in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, Ireland, with the name of Edward VI in a bid to threaten King Henry VII's reign.
1567 - Erik XIV of Sweden and his guards murder five incarcerated Swedish nobles.
1595 - of Nomenclator Leiden University Library appears, the first printed catalog of an institutional library.
1607 - One hundred English settlers disembark in Jamestown, the first permanent English colony in America.
1621 - The Protestant Union is formally dissolved.
1626 - Peter Minuit buys Manhattan.
1667 - The French Royal Army crosses the border into the Spanish Netherlands, starting the War of Devolution opposing France to the Spanish Empire and the Triple Alliance.
1683 - The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford, England, opens as the world's first university museum.
1689 - The English Parliament passes the Act of Toleration protecting dissenting Protestants but excluding Roman Catholics.
1738 - John Wesley is converted, essentially launching the Methodist movement; the day is celebrated annually by Methodists as Aldersgate Day and a church service is generally held on the preceding Sunday.
1798 - The Irish Rebellion of 1798 led by the United Irishmen against British rule begins.
1813 - South American independence leader Simón Bolívar enters Mérida, leading the invasion of Venezuela, and is proclaimed El Libertador ("The Liberator").
1822 - Battle of Pichincha: Antonio José de Sucre secures the independence of the Presidency of Quito.
1832 - The First Kingdom of Greece is declared in the London Conference.
1844 - Samuel Morse sends the message "What hath God wrought" (a biblical quotation, Numbers 23:23) from a committee room in the United States Capitol to his assistant, Alfred Vail, in Baltimore, Maryland, to inaugurate a commercial telegraph line between Baltimore and Washington D.C.
1856 - John Brown and his men kill five slavery supporters at Pottawatomie Creek, Kansas.
1861 - American Civil War: Union troops occupy Alexandria, Virginia.
1883 - The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City is opened to traffic after 14 years of construction.
1900 - Second Boer War: The United Kingdom annexes the Orange Free State.
1915 - World War I: Italy declares war on Austria-Hungary, joining the conflict on the side of the Allies.
1930 - Amy Johnson lands in Darwin, Northern Territory, becoming the first woman to fly solo from England to Australia (she left on May 5 for the 11,000 mile flight).
1935 - The first night game in Major League Baseball history is played in Cincinnati, Ohio, with the Cincinnati Reds beating the Philadelphia Phillies 2-1 at Crosley Field.
1940 - Igor Sikorsky performs the first successful single-rotor helicopter flight. 1940 - Acting on the orders of
Soviet leader Joseph Stalin, NKVD agent Iosif Grigulevich orchestrates an unsuccessful assassination attempt on exiled Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky in Coyoacán, Mexico.
1941 - World War II: In the Battle of the Atlantic, the German Battleship sinks then-pride of the Bismarck Royal Navy, HMS , killing all but three crewmen. Hood
1948 - Arab-Israeli War: Egypt captures the Israeli kibbutz of Yad Mordechai, but the five-day effort gives Israeli forces time to prepare enough to stop the Egyptian advance a week later.
1956 - The first Eurovision Song Contest is held in Lugano, Switzerland.
1958 - United Press International is formed through a merger of the United Press and the International News Service.
1960 - Following the 1960 Valdivia earthquake, the largest ever recorded earthquake, Cordón Caulle begins to erupt.
1961 - American civil rights movement: Freedom Riders are arrested in Jackson, Mississippi, for "disturbing the peace" after disembarking from their bus.
1962 - Project Mercury: American astronaut Scott Carpenter orbits the Earth three times in the Aurora 7 space capsule.
1967 - Egypt imposes a blockade and siege of the Red Sea coast of Israel.
1976 - The Judgment of Paris takes place in France, launching California as a worldwide force in the production of quality wine.
1981 - Ecuadorian president Jaime Roldós Aguilera, his wife, and his presidential committee die in an aircraft accident while travelling from Quito to Zapotillo minutes after the president gave a famous speech regarding the 24 de mayo anniversary of the Battle of Pichincha.
1982 - Liberation of Khorramshahr: Iranians recapture of the port city of Khorramshahr from the Iraqis during the Iran-Iraq War.
1988 - Section 28 of the United Kingdom's Local Government Act 1988, a controversial amendment stating that a local authority cannot intentionally promote homosexuality, is enacted.
1991 - Israel conducts Operation Solomon, evacuating Ethiopian Jews to Israel.
1992 - The last Thai dictator, General Suchinda Kraprayoon, resigns following pro-democracy protests. 1992 - The ethnic cleansing in
Kozarac, Bosnia and Herzegovina begins when Serbian militia and police forces enter the town.
1993 - Eritrea gains its independence from Ethiopia. 1993 - Roman Catholic Cardinal
Juan Jesús Posadas Ocampo and five other people are assassinated in a shootout at Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla Guadalajara International Airport in Mexico. 
1994 - Four men convicted of bombing the World Trade Center in New York in 1993 are each sentenced to 240 years in prison.
1995 - While attempting to return to Leeds Bradford Airport in the United Kingdom, Knight Air Flight 816 crashes in Harewood, North Yorkshire, killing all 12 people on board. 
1999 - The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands indicts Slobodan Milo?evi? and four others for war crimes and crimes against humanity committed in Kosovo.
2000 - Israeli troops withdraw from southern Lebanon after 22 years of occupation.
2002 - Russia and the United States sign the Moscow Treaty.
2014 - A 6.4 magnitude earthquake occurs in the Aegean Sea between Greece and Turkey, injuring 324 people. 2014 - At least three people are killed in a
shooting at Brussels' Jewish Museum of Belgium.
2019 - Twenty-two students die in a fire in Surat ( India).  2019 - Under pressure over her handling of Brexit, British Prime Minister Theresa May announces her resignation as Leader of the Conservative Party, effective as of June 7.
15 BC - Germanicus, Roman general (d. 19)
1335 - Margaret of Bohemia, Queen of Hungary (d. 1349)
1494 - Pontormo, Italian painter (d. 1557)
1522 - John Jewel, English bishop (d. 1571)
1544 - William Gilbert, English physician, physicist, and astronomer (d. 1603)
1576 - Elizabeth Carey, Lady Berkeley, English courtier (d. 1635)
1616 - John Maitland, 1st Duke of Lauderdale, Scottish politician, Secretary of State, Scotland (d. 1682)
1628 - Marek Sobieski, Polish noble (d. 1652)
1669 - Emerentia von Düben, Swedish royal favorite (d. 1743)
1671 - Gian Gastone de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany (d. 1737)
1686 - Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit, Polish-German physicist and engineer, developed the Fahrenheit scale (d. 1736)
1689 - Daniel Finch, 8th Earl of Winchilsea, English politician, Lord President of the Council (d. 1769)
1743 - Jean-Paul Marat, Swiss-French physician, journalist, and politician (d. 1793)
1789 - Cathinka Buchwieser, German operatic singer and actress (d.1828)
1794 - William Whewell, English priest and philosopher (d. 1866)
1803 - Alexander von Nordmann, Finnish biologist and paleontologist (d. 1866)
1810 - Abraham Geiger, German rabbi and scholar (d. 1874)
1816 - Emanuel Leutze, German-American painter (d. 1868)
1819 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom (d. 1901) 
1830 - Alexei Savrasov, Russian painter and academic (d. 1897)
1855 - Arthur Wing Pinero, English actor, director, and playwright (d. 1934)
1861 - Gerald Strickland, 1st Baron Strickland, Maltese lawyer and politician, 4th Prime Minister of Malta (d. 1940)
1863 - George Grey Barnard, American sculptor (d. 1938)
1868 - Charlie Taylor, American engineer and mechanic (d. 1956)
1870 - Benjamin N. Cardozo, American lawyer and judge (d. 1938) 1870 -
Jan Smuts, South African lawyer and politician, 2nd Prime Minister of South Africa (d. 1950)
1874 - Princess Marie of Hesse and by Rhine (d. 1878)
1875 - Robert Garrett, American discus thrower and shot putter (d. 1961)
1878 - Lillian Moller Gilbreth, American psychologist and engineer (d. 1972)
1879 - H. B. Reese, American candy maker, created Reese's Peanut Butter Cups (d. 1956)
1886 - Paul Paray, French organist, composer, and conductor (d. 1979)
1887 - Mick Mannock, Irish soldier and pilot, Victoria Cross recipient (d. 1918)
1891 - William F. Albright, American archaeologist, philologist, and scholar (d. 1971)
1895 - Samuel Irving Newhouse Sr., American publisher, founded Advance Publications (d. 1979)
1899 - Suzanne Lenglen, French tennis player (d. 1938) 1899 -
Henri Michaux, Belgian-French poet and painter (d. 1984)
1900 - Eduardo De Filippo, Italian actor and screenwriter (d. 1984)
1901 - José Nasazzi, Uruguayan footballer and manager (d. 1968)
1902 - Lionel Conacher, Canadian football player and politician (d. 1954) 1902 -
Sylvia Daoust, Canadian sculptor (d. 2004)
1905 - George Nakashima, American woodworker and architect (d. 1990)  1905 -
Mikhail Sholokhov, Russian novelist and short story writer, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1984)
1909 - Wilbur Mills, American banker and politician (d. 1992)
1910 - Jimmy Demaret, American golfer (d. 1983)
1913 - Joe Abreu, American baseball player and soldier (d. 1993)
1914 - Lilli Palmer, German-American actress (d. 1986)
1916 - Roden Cutler, Australian lieutenant and politician, 32nd Governor of New South Wales (d. 2002)
1917 - Alan Campbell, Baron Campbell of Alloway, English lawyer and judge (d. 2013)
1918 - Coleman Young, American politician, 66th Mayor of Detroit (d. 1997)
1923 - Siobhán McKenna, Irish actress (d. 1986)
1924 - Philip Pearlstein, American soldier and painter
1925 - Carmine Infantino, American illustrator and educator (d. 2013) 1925 -
Mai Zetterling, Swedish actress and director (d. 1994)
1926 - Stanley Baxter, Scottish actor and screenwriter
1928 - William Trevor, Irish novelist, playwright and short story writer (d. 2016)
1932 - Arnold Wesker, English playwright and producer (d. 2016)
1933 - Jane Byrne, American lawyer and politician, 50th Mayor of Chicago (d. 2014) 1933 -
Réal Giguère, Canadian television host and actor 1933 -
Aharon Lichtenstein, French-Israeli rabbi and author (d. 2015)
1935 - Joan Micklin Silver, American director and screenwriter
1936 - Harold Budd, American composer and poet
1937 - Maryvonne Dupureur, French runner and educator (d. 2008) 1937 -
Archie Shepp, American saxophonist and composer
1938 - Prince Buster, Jamaican singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2016) 1938 -
Tommy Chong, Canadian-American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
1940 - Joseph Brodsky, Russian-American poet and essayist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1996)
1941 - Bob Dylan, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, artist, writer, and producer; Nobel Prize laureate 1941 -
Patricia Hollis, Baroness Hollis of Heigham, English academic and politician
1942 - Ali Bacher, South African cricketer and manager 1942 -
Hannu Mikkola, Finnish race car driver 1942 -
Ichir? Ozawa, Japanese lawyer and politician, Japanese Minister of Home Affairs
1943 - Gary Burghoff, American actor
1944 - Patti LaBelle, American singer-songwriter and actress 1944 -
Dominique Lavanant, French actress
1945 - Terry Callier, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2012) 1945 -
Steven Norris, English engineer and politician 1945 -
Richard Ottaway, English lieutenant and politician, Shadow Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 1945 -
Priscilla Presley, American actress and businesswoman
1946 - Tansu Çiller, Turkish economist and politician, 22nd Prime Minister of Turkey 1946 -
Jesualdo Ferreira, Portuguese footballer and manager 1946 -
Irena Szewi?ska, Russian-Polish sprinter
1947 - Albert Bouchard, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and drummer 1947 -
Mike De Leon, Filipino director, producer, screenwriter and cinematographer 1947 -
Mike Reid, American singer-songwriter, pianist, and American football player 1947 -
Waddy Wachtel, American guitarist, singer-songwriter, and record producer 1947 -
Martin Winterkorn, German businessman
1948 - Richard Dembo, French director and screenwriter (d. 2004)
1949 - Jim Broadbent, English actor 1949 -
Roger Deakins , English cinematographer
1953 - Alfred Molina, English actor
1955 - Rosanne Cash, American singer-songwriter and guitarist 1955 -
Philippe Lafontaine, Belgian singer and songwriter 1955 -
Rajesh Roshan, Indian composer
1956 - R. B. Bernstein, American constitutional historian 1956 -
Larry Blackmon, American singer-songwriter and producer 1956 -
Dominic Grieve, English lawyer and politician, Attorney General for England and Wales 1956 -
Michael Jackson, Irish archbishop
1958 - Chip Ganassi, American race car driver, team owner and businessman
1959 - Pelle Lindbergh, Swedish-American ice hockey player (d. 1985) 1959 -
Barry O'Farrell, Australian politician, 43rd Premier of New South Wales
1960 - Guy Fletcher, English keyboard player, guitarist, and producer 1960 -
Bill Harrigan, Australian rugby league referee and sportscaster 1960 -
Kristin Scott Thomas, English actress
1961 - Lorella Cedroni, Italian philosopher and theorist (d. 2013) 1961 -
Alain Lemieux, Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach
1962 - Héctor Camacho, Puerto Rican-American boxer (d. 2012) 1962 -
Gene Anthony Ray, American actor, dancer, and choreographer (d. 2003)
1963 - Ivan Capelli, Italian race car driver and sportscaster 1963 -
Michael Chabon, American novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter 1963 -
Joe Dumars, American basketball player 1963 -
Rich Rodriguez, American football player and coach 1963 -
Valerie Taylor, American computer scientist and educator
1964 - Liz McColgan, Scottish educator and runner 1964 -
Adrian Moorhouse, English swimmer 1964 -
Isidro Pérez, Mexican boxer (d. 2013) 1964 -
Pat Verbeek, Canadian ice hockey player and manager
1965 - John C. Reilly, American actor 1965 -
Shinichir? Watanabe, Japanese director, producer, and screenwriter
1966 - Éric Cantona, French footballer, manager, and actor 1966 -
Ricky Craven, American race car driver and sportscaster
1967 - Tamer Karada?l?, Turkish actor 1967 -
Andrey Borodin, Russian-English economist and businessman 1967 -
Eric Close, American actor 1967 -
Heavy D, Jamaican-American rapper, producer, and actor (d. 2011) 1967 -
Carlos Hernández, Venezuelan-American baseball player and manager
1969 - Martin McCague, Northern Irish-English cricketer 1969 -
Jacob Rees-Mogg, English politician 1969 -
Rich Robinson, American guitarist and songwriter
1971 - Kris Draper, Canadian ice hockey player and manager
1972 - Greg Berlanti, American director, producer, and screenwriter
1973 - Rodrigo, Argentinian singer-songwriter (d. 2000) 1973 -
Bartolo Colón, Dominican-American baseball player 1973 -
Shirish Kunder, Indian director, producer, and screenwriter 1973 -
Vladimír ?micer, Czech footballer and manager
1974 - Sébastien Foucan, French runner and actor 1974 -
Masahide Kobayashi, Japanese baseball player and coach 1974 -
Magnus Manske, German biochemist and computer programmer, developed MediaWiki
1975 - Will Sasso, Canadian actor and comedian 1975 -
Marc Gagnon, Canadian speed skater 1975 -
Giannis Goumas, Greek footballer and coach 1975 -
Maria Lawson, English singer-songwriter
1976 - Alessandro Cortini, Italian-American singer and keyboard player 1976 -
Catherine Cox, New Zealand-Australian netball player 1976 -
Silje Vige, Norwegian singer
1977 - Jeet Gannguli, Indian score composer, music director and singer
1978 - Elijah Burke, American wrestler 1978 -
Johan Holmqvist, Swedish ice hockey player 1978 -
Brad Penny, American baseball player 1978 -
Rose, French singer, songwriter and composer
1979 - Tracy McGrady, American basketball player 1979 -
Kareem McKenzie, American football player
1980 - Jason Babin, American football player 1980 -
Anthony Minichiello, Australian rugby league player
1981 - Andy Lee, Australian comedian, actor, and screenwriter
1982 - Issah Gabriel Ahmed, Ghanaian footballer 1982 -
Rian Wallace, American football player
1983 - Custódio Castro, Portuguese footballer 1983 -
Pedram Javaheri, Iranian-American meteorologist and journalist 1983 -
Woo Seung-yeon, South Korean model and actress (d. 2009)
1984 - Sarah Hagan, American actress 1984 -
Dmitri Kruglov, Estonian footballer
1985 - Tim Bridgman, English race car driver
1986 - Mark Ballas, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, dancer, and actor 1986 -
Giannis Kontoes, Greek footballer
1987 - Guillaume Latendresse, Canadian ice hockey player
1988 - Artem Anisimov, Russian ice hockey player 1988 -
Monica Lin Brown, American sergeant 1988 -
Billy Gilman, American musician  1988 -
Lucian Wintrich, American political artist and White House correspondent
1989 - G-Eazy, American rapper  1989 -
Andrew Jordan, English race car driver
1990 - Mattias Ekholm, Swedish ice hockey player
1991 - Aled Davies, Welsh discus thrower 1991 -
Cody Eakin, Canadian ice hockey player
1992 - Marcus Bettinelli, English footballer, goalkeeper  1994 -
Daiya Seto, Japanese swimmer 
1994 - Emily Nicholl, Scottish netball player  1994 -
Daiya Seto, Japanese swimmer  1994 -
Emily Temple Wood, American 2016 Wikipedian of the Year award  1999 - Tarjei Sandvik Moe, Norwegian actor 
688 - Ségéne, bishop of Armagh (b. c. 610)
1089 - Lanfranc, Archbishop of Canterbury
1136 - Hugues de Payens, first Grand Master of the Knights Templar (b. c. 1070)
1153 - David I of Scotland (b. 1083)
1201 - Theobald III, Count of Champagne (b. 1179)
1351 - Abu al-Hasan Ali ibn Othman, Moroccan sultan (b. 1297)
1408 - Taejo of Joseon (b. 1335)
1425 - Murdoch Stewart, 2nd Duke of Albany, Scottish politician (b. 1362)
1456 - Ambroise de Loré, French commander (b. 1396)
1543 - Nicolaus Copernicus, Polish mathematician and astronomer (b. 1473)
1612 - Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, English politician, Lord High Treasurer (b. 1563)
1627 - Luis de Góngora, Spanish poet and cleric (b. 1561)
1632 - Robert Hues, English mathematician and geographer (b. 1553)
1665 - Mary of Jesus of Ágreda, Spanish Franciscan abbess and mystic (b. 1602) 
1734 - Georg Ernst Stahl, German physician and chemist (b. 1660)
1792 - George Brydges Rodney, 1st Baron Rodney, English admiral and politician, 16th Governor of Newfoundland (b. 1718)
1806 - John Campbell, 5th Duke of Argyll, Scottish field marshal and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Argyllshire (b. 1723)
1843 - Sylvestre François Lacroix, French mathematician and academic (b. 1765)
1848 - Annette von Droste-Hülshoff, German author and composer (b. 1797) 
1861 - Elmer E. Ellsworth, American colonel (b. 1837)
1872 - Julius Schnorr von Carolsfeld, German painter and illustrator (b. 1794)
1879 - William Lloyd Garrison, American journalist and activist (b. 1805)
1881 - Samuel Palmer, English painter and illustrator (b. 1805)
1901 - Louis-Zéphirin Moreau, Canadian bishop (b. 1824)
1908 - Old Tom Morris, Scottish golfer and architect (b. 1821)
1915 - John Condon, Irish-English soldier (b. 1896)
1919 - Amado Nervo, Mexican poet, journalist, and educator (b. 1870)
1929 - Nikolai von Meck, Russian engineer (b. 1863)
1941 - Lancelot Holland, English admiral (b. 1887)
1945 - Robert Ritter von Greim, German field marshal and pilot (b. 1892)
1948 - Jacques Feyder, Belgian actor, director, and screenwriter (b. 1885)
1949 - Alexey Shchusev, Russian architect, designed Lenin's Mausoleum and Moscow Kazanskaya railway station (b. 1873)
1950 - Archibald Wavell, 1st Earl Wavell, English field marshal and politician, 43rd Governor-General of India (b. 1883)
1951 - Thomas N. Heffron, American actor, director, screenwriter (b. 1872)
1956 - Martha Annie Whiteley, English chemist and mathematician (b. 1866) 
1958 - Frank Rowe, Australian public servant (b. 1895)
1959 - John Foster Dulles, American soldier, lawyer, and politician, 52nd United States Secretary of State (b. 1888)
1963 - Elmore James, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1918)
1965 - Sonny Boy Williamson II, American singer-songwriter and harmonica player (b. 1908)
1974 - Duke Ellington, American pianist and composer (b. 1899)
1976 - Denise Pelletier, Canadian actress (b. 1923)
1979 - Ernest Bullock, English organist, composer, and educator (b. 1890)
1981 - Herbert Müller, Swiss race car driver (b. 1940)
1984 - Vince McMahon Sr., American wrestling promoter and businessman, founded WWE (b. 1914)
1988 - Freddie Frith, English motorcycle road racer (b. 1909)
1990 - Arthur Villeneuve, Canadian painter (b. 1910)
1991 - Gene Clark, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1944)
1992 - Hitoshi Ogawa, Japanese race car driver (b. 1956)
1995 - Harold Wilson, English academic and politician, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (b. 1916)
1996 - Enrique Álvarez Félix, Mexican actor (b. 1934) 1996 -
Joseph Mitchell, American journalist and author (b. 1908)
1997 - Edward Mulhare, Irish actor (b. 1923)
2000 - Kurt Schork, American journalist and scholar (b. 1947) 2000 -
Majrooh Sultanpuri, Indian poet and songwriter (b. 1919)
2002 - Wallace Markfield, American author (b. 1926)
2003 - Rachel Kempson, English actress (b. 1910)
2004 - Henry Ries, German-American photographer (b. 1917) 2004 -
Milton Shulman, Canadian author and critic (b. 1913) 2004 -
Edward Wagenknecht, American critic and educator (b. 1900)
2005 - Carl Amery, German activist and author (b. 1922) 2005 -
Arthur Haulot, Belgian journalist and poet (b. 1913) 2005 -
Guy Tardif, Canadian academic and politician (b. 1935)
2006 - Henry Bumstead, American art director and production designer (b. 1915) 2006 -
Claude Piéplu, French actor (b. 1923) 2006 -
Micha? ?yczkowski, Polish technician and educator (b. 1930)
2008 - Dick Martin, American actor, comedian, and director (b. 1922) 2008 -
Jimmy McGriff, American organist and bandleader (b. 1936)
2009 - Jay Bennett, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (b. 1963)
2010 - Ray Alan, English ventriloquist, actor, and screenwriter (b. 1930) 2010 -
Paul Gray, American bass player and songwriter (b. 1972) 2010 -
Raymond V. Haysbert, American businessman and activist (b. 1920) 2010 -
Petr Muk, Czech singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1965) 2010 -
Anneliese Rothenberger, German soprano and actress (b. 1926)
2011 - Huguette Clark, American heiress, painter, and philanthropist (b. 1906) 2011 -
Hakim Ali Zardari, Indian-Pakistani businessman and politician (b. 1930)
2012 - Klaas Carel Faber, Dutch-German SS officer (b. 1922) 2012 -
Kathi Kamen Goldmark, American journalist and author (b. 1948) 2012 -
Jacqueline Harpman, Belgian psychoanalyst and author (b. 1929) 2012 -
Juan Francisco Lombardo, Argentinian footballer (b. 1925) 2012 -
Lee Rich, American production manager and producer (b. 1918)
2013 - Helmut Braunlich, German-American violinist and composer (b. 1929) 2013 -
Ron Davies, Welsh footballer (b. 1942) 2013 -
Gotthard Graubner, German painter (b. 1930) 2013 -
Haynes Johnson, American journalist and author (b. 1931) 2013 -
Pyotr Todorovsky, Ukrainian-Russian director and screenwriter (b. 1925)
2014 - David Allen, English cricketer (b. 1935) 2014 -
Stormé DeLarverie, known as the "Rosa Parks of the lesbian community" (b. 1920)  2014 -
Mahafarid Amir Khosravi, Iranian businessman (b. 1969) 2014 -
Knowlton Nash, Canadian journalist and author (b. 1927) 2014 -
John Vasconcellos, American lieutenant, lawyer, and politician (b. 1932)
2015 - Dean Carroll, English rugby player (b. 1962) 2015 -
Kenneth Jacobs, Australian lawyer and judge (b. 1917) 2015 -
Tanith Lee, English author (b. 1947)
2018 - Gudrun Burwitz, daughter of Margarete Himmler and Heinrich Himmler (b. 1929)  2018 - John Bain (TotalBiscuit), English gaming commentator and critic (b. 1984) 
Holidays and observances
"A 25 años, asasinato del Cardinal Posadas sigue en la impunidad" [25 years later, assassination of Cardinal Posadas still unresolved], Excelsior (in Spanish), Mexico City
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"George Nakashima Is Dead at 85; Designer and Master Woodworker" . Retrieved 2018.
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"Daiya Seto". International Olympic Committee . Retrieved 2020.
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"Storme DeLarverie, Early Leader in the Gay Rights Movement, Dies at 93". The New York Times. 2014-05-29. ISSN 0362-4331 . Retrieved .
"Gudrun Burwitz, ever-loyal daughter of Nazi mastermind Heinrich Himmler, dies at 88". WashingtonPost. July 1, 2018 . Retrieved 2018.
Grayson, Nathan. "Game Critic Totalbiscuit Dies At 33".