The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died on October 29th

Jimmy Savile

Jimmy Savile (1926 - 2011)

English DJ, TV and radio host
Anton LaVey

Anton LaVey (1930 - 1997)

American Satanist religious leader
Nathan Bedford Forrest

Nathan Bedford Forrest (1821 - 1877)

American lieutenant general
Duane Allman

Duane Allman (1946 - 1971)

American rock guitarist
Joseph Pulitzer

Joseph Pulitzer (1847 - 1911)

American journalist and publisher
Leon Czolgosz

Leon Czolgosz (1873 - 1901)

Steel worker and assassin of U.S. President William McKinley
Frances Hodgson Burnett

Frances Hodgson Burnett (1849 - 1924)

English-American playwright and author
Louis B. Mayer

Louis B. Mayer (1885 - 1957)

Canadian-American film producer
Georges Brassens

Georges Brassens (1921 - 1981)

French singer-songwriter and poet
Dennis Banks

Dennis Banks (1937 - 2017)

American activist
Walter Raleigh

Walter Raleigh (1552 - 1618)

English writer, poet, soldier, courtier and explorer
George B. McClellan

George B. McClellan (1826 - 1885)

American general and politician, 24th Governor of New Jersey
Zoe Akins

Zoe Akins (1886 - 1958)

Playwright, poet, author
Penny Nichols

Penny Nichols (1947 - 2017)

American musician
Mandy Blank

Mandy Blank (1976 - 2018)

American fitness instructor
Peter Twinn

Peter Twinn (1916 - 2004)

British entomologist
Joe Kirkwood Sr.

Joe Kirkwood Sr. (1897 - 1970)

Professional golfer