Famous Deaths for Year 1982

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Deaths 1 - 150 of 400

Jan 1st - Paul Belmondo, French sculptor (Bathing Woman, Orleans), dies at 83
Jan 1st - Victor Buono, actor (Mr Schubert-Man from Atlantis), dies at 43
Jan 1st - Vladimir K Zworykin, Russ/American engineer (cathode-ray tube), dies
Jan 3rd - Derek Sealy, cricketer (West Indies 1930-39), dies
Jan 5th - Hans Conried, actor (Bullwinkle Show, Make Room for Daddy), dies at 64
Jan 5th - Harvey Lembeck, actor (Phil Silvers, Hathaways), dies at 56
Jan 5th - Sir Edmund Herring, Australian military commander, Lieutenant Governor of Victoria (b. 1892)
Jan 7th - Bert Oosterhuis, Dutch motor racer (Paris-Dakar), dies in race crash
Jan 8th - Gregoire Aslan, actor (Concrete Jungle), dies of 73 of a heart attack
Jan 8th - Reta Shaw, actress (Ghost & Mrs Muir), dies of emphysema at 69
Jan 9th - Paul Lynde, actor (Bye Bye Birdie, Bewitched), dies at 55
Jan 10th - Lazar Weiner, composer, dies at 84
Jan 10th - Paul Lynde, comedian (Uncle Arthur-Bewitched), dies at 55
Jan 13th - Marcel Camus, French director (Orfeu Negro), dies at 69
Jan 15th - Red Smith, sportscaster (Pulitzer, Fight Talk), dies at 76
Jan 16th - Red Smith, American sports columnist (b. 1905)
Jan 18th - Burnet Corwin Tuthill, US composer (Laurentia), dies at 93
Jan 18th - Trent Lehman, actor (Butch-Nanny & the Professor), dies at 20
Jan 19th - Leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy (WW II), dies at 77
Jan 19th - Marc Demeyer, Belgian cyclist (Paris-Roubaix '76), dies [or 1/20]
Jan 19th - Elis Regina, Brazilian singer (b. 1945)
Jan 20th - Marc Demeyer, Belgian cyclist (Paris-Brus 1974), dies at 31[or 1/19]
Jan 22nd - Eduardo Frei Montalva, president of Chile (1964-70), dies at 71
Jan 23rd - Hope Hampton, actress (Star Dust, Lawful Larcency), dies at 83
Jan 24th - Alfredo Ovando Candía, Bolivian president and dictator (b. 1918)
Jan 25th - Mihail A Suslov, Soviet party ideologist, dies at 79
Jan 27th - Iris Korn, actress (Widder-Palmerstown USA), dies at 60
Jan 30th - Félix L V L J Labisse, French painter (libidoscaphes), dies at 76
Jan 30th - Lightning Hopkins, rocker, dies of cancer at 69
Jan 30th - Riccardo Nielsen, composer, dies at 73
Jan 30th - Stanley Holloway, comedian (My Fair Lady, Our Man Higgins), dies at 91
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Feb 2nd - Stringfellow Barr, US educationalist (100 Great Books), dies at 85
Feb 2nd - Paul Desruisseaux, French Canadian lawyer, businessman and politician (b 1905)
Feb 4th - Sue Carol, actress (She's My Weakness), dies at 73 of a heart attack
Feb 4th - Alex Harvey, Scottish musician (b. 1935)
Feb 4th - Georg Konrad Morgen, German judge (b. 1909)
Feb 5th - Dolores Moran, actress (Yankee Doodle Dandy), dies at 56
Feb 5th - Neil Aggett, South African worker's union leader, commits suicide
Feb 5th - Wies [Aloisius CA] Moens, Flemish writer/nazi, dies at 84
Feb 6th - Ben Nicholson, England, painter/sculptor (Circle), dies at 87
Feb 8th - John Hay Whitney, US newspaper magnate, dies at 76
Feb 10th - K R Meher-Homji, cricket wk (Test as Indian, catch no stumped), dies
Feb 11th - Eleanor Powell, tap dancer/wife of Glenn Ford, dies at 69 of cancer
Feb 11th - Takashi Shimura, Japans actor (Rashomon, 7 Samurais), dies at 76
Feb 11th - Victor Jory, Alaskan actor (Kings Row, Manhunt), dies at 79
Feb 12th - Cornelis Rijnsdorp, Dutch writer (Culprit), dies at 87
Feb 12th - Hal Hooker, cricket (307 partners with Kippax for last wicket), dies
Feb 12th - Victor Jory, actor (Adv of Tom Sawyer, 1st Lady, Jigsaw), dies at 79
Feb 13th - Zeng Jinlian, Hunan China, grew to 8'1" (tallest woman), dies at 17
Feb 14th - Henk Schaer, [Hendricus J M Schaareman], Dutch actor, dies at 79
Feb 15th - Rolfe Sedan, actor (Mailman-George Burns Show), dies at 86
Feb 17th - Lee Strasberg, acting coach/actor (And Justice for All), dies at 81
Feb 17th - Nestor Chylak, American baseball umpire (b. 1922)
Feb 17th - Thelonious Monk, American jazz pianist and composer, dies at 64
Feb 18th - Edith Ngaio Marsh, NZ detective writer/producer, dies at 82
Feb 18th - Tina Carver, actress (Inside Detroit, Uranium Boom), dies at 58
Feb 21st - Murray "the K" Kaufman, NYC DJ (5th Beatle), dies at 60
Feb 22nd - Josh Malihabadi, Urdu poet of India and Pakistan (b. 1898)
Feb 24th - Virginia Bruce, actress (Born to Dance, Great Ziegfield), dies at 71
Feb 25th - J K Irani, cricket wicketkeeper (2 Tests for India 1947-48), dies
Feb 26th - Gabor Szabo, Hungarian jazz guitarist (Perfect Circle), dies at 45
Feb 27th - Malika A Sabirova, Russian dancer, dies at 39
Mar 2nd - Philip K[indred] Dick, US Sci-fi author (Hugo-1963, Dr Futurity), dies at 53
Mar 3rd - Georges Perec, French writer, dies at 45
Mar 5th - John Belushi, comedian (Sat Night Live), dies of drug overdose at 33
Mar 6th - Ayn Rand, Russian-born American author-philosopher (Atlas Shrugged), dies of heart failure at 77
Mar 6th - Jan Lemaire, Dutch actor/writer (Beautiful Juultje), dies at 97
Mar 7th - Charles Borromeo Mills, composer, dies at 68
Mar 9th - Alan Badel, actor (Shogun), dies of a heart attack at 58
Mar 9th - Rex Marshall, TV announcer (Circuit Rider, Herman Hickman Show), dies
Mar 9th - Richard A Butler, England, min of Finance, dies at 79
Mar 11th - Edmund Cooper, British sci-fi writer (Tomorrow Came), dies at 55
Mar 11th - Horace Gregory, American poet (b. 1898)
Mar 12th - Elisabeth Zernike, Dutch writer (Course of Events), dies at 90
Mar 13th - Albert Weisser, composer, dies at 64
Mar 13th - Wilfred Hawker, Suriname sgt-major, executed
Mar 14th - Kirill Vladimirovich Molchanov, composer, dies at 59
Mar 17th - Hans ter Laag, Dutch sound technician, murdered in El Salvador
Mar 17th - Jan Kuiper, Dutch news editor (IKON), murdered in El Salvador
Mar 17th - Joop Willemsen, Dutch cameraman, murdered in El Salvador
Mar 17th - Koos Koster, Dutch newscaster (IKON), murdered in El Salvador
Mar 18th - Georg G Lampe, Dutch painter/director (Free Academy), dies at 60
Mar 19th - Randy Rhoads, heavy metal guitarist (Ozzy Osbourne), air crash at 25
Mar 20th - Hendrik L van Beek, Dutch vice-admiral, dies at 52
Mar 21st - Harry H Corbett, British actor (Steptoe & Son, Jabberwacky), dies at 57
Mar 23rd - Mario Praz, Italian author (Casa della vita), dies at 85
Mar 24th - Ace Goodman, KC Mo, comedian (Easy Aces), dies at 83
Mar 26th - Agathe "Henriette" de Beaufort, writer (Dolly of Arnhem), dies at 91
Mar 28th - William Giauque, Canadian chemist, Nobel laureate (b. 1895)
Mar 29th - Carl Orff, German composer (Mouth, Antigonae), dies at 86
Mar 29th - Rudy Bond, actor (Streetcar Named Desire), dies of heart attack at 68
Mar 29th - Walter Hallstein, W German politician (CDU, H-doctrine), dies at 80
Mar 29th - Nathan Twining, USAF general (b. 1897)
Mar 31st - Fritz Eberhard, West German lawyer/resistor, dies at 85
Apr 3rd - Herman W Filarski, Dutch bridge journalist, dies at 69
Apr 3rd - Warren Oates, actor (East of Eden, Stoney Burke), dies at 53
Apr 4th - Tsvetan Tsvetanov, composer, dies at 50
Apr 5th - Abe Fortas, Supreme court justice, dies at 71
Apr 7th - Brenda Benet, actress (Track of Thunder), commits suicide by gun at 36
Apr 7th - Harald Ertl, Austrian racing driver (b. 1948)
Apr 9th - Robert H G Havemann, German chemist/dissident, dies
Apr 9th - Wilfred Pelletier, symph conductor (Voice of Firestone), dies at 85
Apr 15th - 5 murderers, of Egyptian pres Sadat, executed
Apr 15th - Arthur Lowe, Brits actor (Capt Mainwaring in Dad's army), dies at 66
Apr 15th - Louis M de Guiringaud, Fren forgn min (1976-78), commits suicide at 70
Apr 20th - Andrew Sandham, cricketer (325 Eng 1930, 879 runs in 14 Tests), dies
Apr 20th - Archibald MacLeish, US, lawyer/writer (Conquistador), dies at 89
Apr 20th - Mimi Boesnach, actress (Wedding of Kloris & Roses), dies at 82
Apr 21st - Joe Sawyer, actor (Biff O'Hara-Adventures of Rin Tin Tin), dies at 80
Apr 22nd - Melville Bell Grosvenor, pres (Natl Geographic Society), dies at 80
Apr 25th - Celia Johnson, English actress (Brief Encounter, Happy Breed), dies at 73
Apr 25th - Don Wilson, TV announcer (Jack Benny Show), dies at 81
Apr 25th - John Cody, US cardinal/archbishop of Chicago (1965-82), dies at 74
Apr 25th - Paul de Vree, Flemish writer/essayist (Round Table), dies
Apr 25th - William R Burnett, US, writer (Asphalt Jungle), dies at 82
Apr 26th - Celia Johnson, British actress (Jean Brodie), dies of stroke at 73
Apr 26th - Ville Ritola, Finnish 5/10km runner (Olympic-gold-1924, 28), dies
Apr 27th - Tom Tully, actor (Line-up, Shane), dies at 85
Apr 28th - Bert van Dongen, [Abraham J Cohen], Dutch singer/actor, dies at 66
Apr 28th - EW "Nobby" Clark, Engl cricketer (32 wickets in 8 Tests 1929-34), dies
Apr 30th - Albert TLCA Bird, lecture artist, dies
Apr 30th - Herman Tholen, Dutch cabaret performer (Juveniles), dies
Apr 30th - Taisen Deshimaru, founder of several Zen centers in France, dies at 67
Apr 30th - Lester Bangs, American music journalist, author, and musician (b. 1949)
May 1st - Gene Sheldon, actor (Bernardo-Zorro), dies at 72
May 1st - William Primrose, Scottish violist (b. 1903)
May 2nd - Helmut Dantine
May 2nd - Hugh Marlowe, actor (Jim Matthews-Another World), dies at 71
May 3rd - Helmut Dantine, actor (Shadow of the Cloak), dies at 64
May 6th - Sam Baker, dies
May 7th - Alfred Adam, dies at 72
May 8th - Gilles Villeneuve, Canadian auto racer, dies in an accident
May 8th - Neil Bogart, American record executive (b. 1943)
May 10th - Jean C M Picart le Doux, French designer, dies
May 10th - Peter Weiss, German playwright (Marat-Sade), dies at 65
May 11th - Leigh Snowden, actress (Hot Rod Rumble), dies at 51 of cancer
May 11th - Piet van Egmond, organist/conductor, dies at 70
May 12th - Humphrey Searle, writer (20th Century counterpoint), dies at 66
May 13th - Kara Abulfazogli Karayev, composer, dies at 64
May 13th - Renzo Rossellini, Italian composer, dies at 74
May 14th - Baron Mariel-Henri Jaspar, Belgian minister/ambassador, dies
May 14th - Hugh Beaumont, actor (Ward-Leave it to Beaver), dies at 73
May 15th - Gordon Smiley, American race car driver (b. 1946)
May 25th - Larry J Blake, actor (Earth vs the Flying Saucers), dies at 68
May 26th - Nanny Larsén-Todsen, Swedish opera singer, dies at 97
May 28th - Lt Col 'H'. Jones VC, Commanding Officer, 2nd Battalion, Parachute Regiment (British Army) (Falklands War) (b. 1940)
May 29th - Romy Schneider, actress (Cardinal), dies of cardiac arrest at 43
Jun 1st - Hendrik Algra, Newspaper publisher/Dutch MP (ARP), dies
Jun 2nd - Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry, Pakistani politician (b. 1904)

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