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Who died on 17 November?

Celebrities who died on 17 November

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Oldest

106 years, 3 months,

Youngest

36 years, 8 months, 26 days

Born first

1 June 1887

Died first

17 November 1941

Born last

5 March 1985

Died last

17 November 2022

American rapper  Young Dolph

Young Dolph

American rapper

2021
Hungarian-Spanish association football player Ferenc Puskás

Ferenc Puskás

Hungarian-Spanish association football player

2006
American college football player and coach, sports administrator Bo Schembechler

Bo Schembechler

American college football player and coach, sports administrator

2006
American football player, coach, and executive, basketball player and coach Weeb Ewbank

Weeb Ewbank

American football player, coach, and executive, basketball player and coach

1998
British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing

British novelist, poet, playwright, librettist, biographer and short story writer

2013
Sicilian mafia boss Salvatore Riina

Salvatore Riina

Sicilian mafia boss

2017
Iraqi politician  Adnan Pachachi

Adnan Pachachi

Iraqi politician

2019
German flying ace Ernst Udet

Ernst Udet

German flying ace

1941
American singer-songwriter Ruth Brown

Ruth Brown

American singer-songwriter

2006
American baseball player Roger Peckinpaugh

Roger Peckinpaugh

American baseball player

1977
Indian actress Daljeet Kaur

Daljeet Kaur

Indian actress

2022
German actress Christine Laszar

Christine Laszar

German actress

2021
American artist  Jimmie Durham

Jimmie Durham

American artist

2021
Romanian actress Draga Olteanu Matei

Draga Olteanu Matei

Romanian actress

2020
actress Gladys Cooper

Gladys Cooper

actress

1971
American computer scientist  Fred Brooks

Fred Brooks

American computer scientist

2022
American political speechwriter and columnist  Michael Gerson

Michael Gerson

American political speechwriter and columnist

2022
American military officer Harley D. Nygren

Harley D. Nygren

American military officer

2019
French actress Laure Killing

Laure Killing

French actress

2019
Israeli diplomat and politician Abba Eban

Abba Eban

Israeli diplomat and politician

2002
actress Esther Rolle

Esther Rolle

actress

1998
British writer and illustrator Marcus Sedgwick

Marcus Sedgwick

British writer and illustrator

2022
Russian figure skater  Aleksandr Gorshkov

Aleksandr Gorshkov

Russian figure skater

2022
Swedish actor Rikard Wolff

Rikard Wolff

Swedish actor

2017
Polish-American cycling coach Eddie Borysewicz

Eddie Borysewicz

Polish-American cycling coach

2020
Recipient of Maha Vir Chakra Kuldip Singh Chandpuri

Kuldip Singh Chandpuri

Recipient of Maha Vir Chakra

2018
Polish Air Force officer Franciszek Kornicki

Franciszek Kornicki

Polish Air Force officer

2017
American actor Earle Hyman

Earle Hyman

American actor

2017
Malaysian politician Abdul Ghafar Atan

Abdul Ghafar Atan

Malaysian politician

2021
American musician Dave Frishberg

Dave Frishberg

American musician

2021
Indian actor Alyque Padamsee

Alyque Padamsee

Indian actor

2018
American baseball player Benny Kauff

Benny Kauff

American baseball player

1961
American real estate mogul  Sheldon Solow

Sheldon Solow

American real estate mogul

2020
actor Clive Brook

Clive Brook

actor

1974
Indian artist Anjum Singh

Anjum Singh

Indian artist

2020
actress Cora Witherspoon

Cora Witherspoon

actress

1957
Russian-born Liechtensteiner businessman and journalist Eduard von Falz-Fein

Eduard von Falz-Fein

Russian-born Liechtensteiner businessman and journalist

2018
American baseball player Paul Derringer

Paul Derringer

American baseball player

1987
Indian composer, singer and writer Akshaya Mohanty

Akshaya Mohanty

Indian composer, singer and writer

2002
Belgian Holocaust survivor  Paul Sobol

Paul Sobol

Belgian Holocaust survivor

2020
Australian politician Ben Humphreys

Ben Humphreys

Australian politician

2019
American baseball player Ray Sadecki

Ray Sadecki

American baseball player

2014
Player of American and Canadian football Billy Vessels

Billy Vessels

Player of American and Canadian football

2001
American basketball player and athlete Walt Davis

Walt Davis

American basketball player and athlete

2020
Indonesian politician Djohan Effendi

Djohan Effendi

Indonesian politician

2017
Major League Baseball pitcher Mort Cooper

Mort Cooper

Major League Baseball pitcher

1958
actress Ruth Donnelly

Ruth Donnelly

actress

1982
former French rugby player and coach, champion of France in 1945 with Agen Camille Bonnet

Camille Bonnet

former French rugby player and coach, champion of France in 1945 with Agen

2020
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