Famous Deaths on March 5, Who Died on March 5

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Date Name
1239 Hermann Balk, German knight
1410 Matthew of Kraków, Polish reformer (b. 1335)
1417 Manuel III Megas Komnenos, Emperor of Trebizond (b. 1364)
1534 Antonio da Correggio, Italian painter and educator (b. 1489)
1539 Nuno da Cunha, Portuguese admiral and politician, Governor of Portuguese India (b. 1487)
1599 Guido Panciroli, Italian historian and jurist (b. 1523)
1611 Shimazu Yoshihisa, Japanese daimyō (b. 1533)
1622 Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma (b. 1569)
1695 Henry Wharton, English writer and librarian (b. 1664)
1726 Evelyn Pierrepont, 1st Duke of Kingston-upon-Hull, English politician, Lord President of the Council (b. 1655)
1770 Crispus Attucks, American slave (b. 1723)
1778 Thomas Arne, English composer and educator (b. 1710)
1815 Franz Mesmer, German physician and astrologist (b. 1734)
1827 Pierre-Simon Laplace, French mathematician and astronomer (b. 1749)
1829 John Adams, English sailor and mutineer (b. 1766)
1849 David Scott, Scottish historical painter (b. 1806)
1889 Mary Louise Booth, American writer, editor and translator (b. 1831)
1893 Hippolyte Taine, French historian and critic (b. 1828)
1895 Nikolai Leskov, Russian author, playwright, and journalist (b. 1831)
1907 Friedrich Blass, German philologist, scholar, and academic (b. 1843)
1925 Johan Jensen, Danish mathematician and engineer (b. 1859)
1927 Franz Mertens, Polish-Austrian mathematician and academic (b. 1840)
1929 David Dunbar Buick, Scottish-American businessman, founded Buick (b. 1854)
1934 Reşit Galip, Turkish academic and politician, 6th Turkish Minister of National Education (b. 1893)
1935 Roque Ruaño, Spanish priest and engineer (b. 1877)
1940 Cai Yuanpei, Chinese philosopher and academic (b. 1868)
1942 George Plant Executed Irish Republican (b. 1904)
1944 Max Jacob, French poet and author (b. 1876)
1945 Lena Baker, African American held captive post slavery-era(b. 1900)
1947 Alfredo Casella, Italian pianist, composer, and conductor (b. 1883)
1950 Edgar Lee Masters, American poet, author, and playwright (b. 1868)
1953 Herman J. Mankiewicz, American screenwriter and producer (b. 1897)
1955 Antanas Merkys, Lithuanian lawyer and politician, 14th Prime Minister of Lithuania (b. 1888)
1963 Patsy Cline, American singer-songwriter (b. 1932)
1965 Chen Cheng, Chinese general and politician, 27th Premier of the Republic of China (b. 1897)
1966 Anna Akhmatova, Ukrainian-Russian poet, author, and translator (b. 1889)
1967 Mischa Auer, Russian-American actor (b. 1905)
1971 Allan Nevins, American journalist and author (b. 1890)
1974 John Samuel Bourque, Canadian colonel and politician (b. 1894)
1976 Otto Tief, Estonian lawyer and politician, Prime Minister of Estonia (b. 1889)
1977 Tom Pryce, Welsh race car driver (b. 1949)
1980 Jay Silverheels, Canadian-American actor (b. 1912)
1981 Yip Harburg, American songwriter and composer (b. 1896)
1982 John Belushi, American actor (b. 1949)
1984 Tito Gobbi, Italian operatic baritone (b. 1913)
1988 Alberto Olmedo, Argentine comedian and actor (b. 1933)
1990 Gary Merrill, American actor and director (b. 1915)
1995 Vivian Stanshall, English singer-songwriter and musician (b. 1943)
1996 Whit Bissell, American character actor (b. 1909)
1997 Samm Sinclair Baker, American writer (b. 1909)
1999 Richard Kiley, American actor and singer (b. 1922)
2000 Lolo Ferrari, French dancer, actress and singer (b. 1963)
2005 David Sheppard, English cricketer and bishop (b. 1929)
2008 Joseph Weizenbaum, German computer scientist and author (b. 1923)
2010 Charles B. Pierce, American director, producer, and screenwriter (b. 1938)
2011 Manolis Rasoulis, Greek singer-songwriter (b. 1945)
2012 Paul Haines, New Zealand-Australian author (b. 1970)
2013 Paul Bearer, American wrestler and manager (b. 1954)
2014 Geoff Edwards, American actor and game show host (b. 1931)
2015 Vlada Divljan, Serbian singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1958)
2016 Hassan Al-Turabi, Sudanese activist and politician (b. 1932)
2017 Kurt Moll, German opera singer (b. 1938)
254 Pope Lucius I
824 Suppo I, Frankish nobleman