Famous people died in October 2005

Richard E. Smalley

Richard E. Smalley

Richard Errette Smalley was a renowned American chemist who won the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

AmericanJune 6, 1943100 views

Al Lopez

Al Lopez was an American professional baseball player and baseball team manager

AmericanAugust 20, 1908112 views

Amrita Pritam

Amrita Pritam was an Indian writer and poet best known for the poem ‘Ajj aakhaan Waris Shah nu’

IndianAugust 31, 1919202 views

August Wilson

August Wilson is a Pulitzer Prize winning play writer, who is known to have authored the ten play series, The Pittsburgh Cycle

AmericanApril 27, 1945706 views

Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks, also known as ‘the first lady of civil rights’ and ‘the mother of the freedom movement’, was a famous African-American civil rights activist