The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in October 2nd

Rock Hudson

Rock Hudson (1925 - 1985)

American actor
Tom Petty

Tom Petty (1950 - 2017)

American singer, musician and producer
Marcel Duchamp

Marcel Duchamp (1887 - 1968)

French painter and sculptor
Samuel Adams

Samuel Adams (1722 - 1803)

American politician, 4th Governor of Massachusetts
Gene Autry

Gene Autry (1907 - 1998)

American singer and actor
August Wilson

August Wilson (1945 - 2005)

American playwright
Nipsey Russell

Nipsey Russell (1918 - 2005)

American comedian and actor
Bob Gibson

Bob Gibson (1935 - 2020)

American professional baseball player, pitcher, coach
Max Bruch

Max Bruch (1838 - 1920)

German composer and conductor
Paavo Nurmi

Paavo Nurmi (1897 - 1973)

Finnish runner
Hannelore Schmatz

Hannelore Schmatz (1940 - 1979)

German mountaineer
Ernest Renan

Ernest Renan (1823 - 1892)

French philosopher
Hazel Scott

Hazel Scott (1920 - 1981)

American politician
John Marin

John Marin (1870 - 1953)

American artist