Famous Deaths in January 1982

  • 1st Paul Belmondo, French sculptor (Bathing Woman, Orleans), dies at 83
  • 1st Victor Buono, actor (Mr Schubert-Man from Atlantis), dies at 43
  • 1st Vladimir K Zworykin, Russ/American engineer (cathode-ray tube), dies
  • 3rd Derek Sealy, cricketer (West Indies 1930-39), dies
  • 5th Hans Conried, actor (Bullwinkle Show, Make Room for Daddy), dies at 64
  • 5th Harvey Lembeck, actor (Phil Silvers, Hathaways), dies at 56
  • 5th Sir Edmund Herring, Australian military commander, Lieutenant Governor of Victoria (b. 1892)
  • 7th Bert Oosterhuis, Dutch motor racer (Paris-Dakar), dies in race crash
  • 8th Gregoire Aslan, actor (Concrete Jungle), dies of 73 of a heart attack
  • 8th Reta Shaw, actress (Ghost & Mrs Muir), dies of emphysema at 69
  • 9th Paul Lynde, actor (Bye Bye Birdie, Bewitched), dies at 55
  • 10th Lazar Weiner, composer, dies at 84
  • 10th Paul Lynde, comedian (Uncle Arthur-Bewitched), dies at 55
  • 13th Marcel Camus, French director (Orfeu Negro), dies at 69
  • 15th Red Smith, sportscaster (Pulitzer, Fight Talk), dies at 76
  • 16th Red Smith, American sports columnist (b. 1905)
  • 18th Burnet Corwin Tuthill, US composer (Laurentia), dies at 93
  • 18th Trent Lehman, actor (Butch-Nanny & the Professor), dies at 20
  • 19th Leopold Trepper, Polish/Israeli spy (WW II), dies at 77
  • 19th Marc Demeyer, Belgian cyclist (Paris-Roubaix '76), dies [or 1/20]
  • 19th Elis Regina, Brazilian singer (b. 1945)
  • 20th Marc Demeyer, Belgian cyclist (Paris-Brus 1974), dies at 31[or 1/19]
  • 22nd Eduardo Frei Montalva, president of Chile (1964-70), dies at 71
  • 23rd Hope Hampton, actress (Star Dust, Lawful Larcency), dies at 83
  • 24th Alfredo Ovando Candía, Bolivian president and dictator (b. 1918)
  • 25th Mihail A Suslov, Soviet party ideologist, dies at 79
  • 27th Iris Korn, actress (Widder-Palmerstown USA), dies at 60
  • 30th Félix L V L J Labisse, French painter (libidoscaphes), dies at 76
  • 30th Lightning Hopkins, rocker, dies of cancer at 69
  • 30th Riccardo Nielsen, composer, dies at 73
  • 30th Stanley Holloway, comedian (My Fair Lady, Our Man Higgins), dies at 91

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30th Lightnin' Hopkins, American musician (b. 1912)

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