Famous Deaths in November 1982

  • Nov 1 James Broderick, actor (Doug-Family), dies of cancer at 55
  • Nov 1 King Vidor, director (War & Peace), dies at 88 of a heart ailment
  • Nov 1 Leighton Lucas, composer, dies at 79
  • Nov 2 Lester Roloff, Man of God, preacher.
  • Nov 3 Edward H Carr, British historian, dies at 90
  • Nov 4 Dominique Dunne, actress (Poltergeist), murdered by boyfriend at 23
  • Nov 4 Jacques Tati[scheff], French mime/director, dies at 74
  • Nov 5 Gerda Brautigam, journalist/Dutch MP (PvdA), dies
  • Nov 5 Jacques Tati[scheff], French actor/director (Parade), dies at 74
  • Nov 7 Salvador Contreras, Mexican composer (Grupo de los cuatro), dies at 71
  • Nov 10 Elio Petri, Italian director (Workers Class), dies at 53

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Nov 10 Leonid Brezhnev, Soviet Leader, General Secretary (1964-82), dies of a heart attack at 75

Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev
Soviet General Secretary
Leonid Brezhnev
  • Nov 13 Babette Deutsch, US poet (Honey out of the Rock), dies at 87
  • Nov 13 Chesney Allen, actress (Okay for Sound, Frozen Limits), dies at 88
  • Nov 13 Dorothy [Little-]Round, England, tennis star (Never on Sunday), dies
  • Nov 13 Hugues Lapointe, Canadian politician, lieutenant governor of Quebec (b. 1911)
  • Nov 14 Joachim Stutschewsky, composer, dies at 91
  • Nov 15 Martin De Alzaga, Argentine racing driver (b. 1901)
  • Nov 16 Arthur Askey, British comedian, dies at 82
  • Nov 16 Lenny Murphy, Leader of Belfast's notorious Shankill Butchers (b. 1952)
  • Nov 16 Pavel Sergeevich Aleksandrov, Russian Mathematician (topology), dies at 86
  • Nov 17 Bill Baldwin, announcer (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at 69
  • Nov 17 Duk Koo Kim, South Korean boxer, legally declared dead
  • Nov 17 Eduard Tubin, composer, dies at 77
  • Nov 17 Ruth Donnelly, comedienne, dies at 86 in NYC
  • Nov 18 Donald Dillaway, actor (Min & Bill, Platinum Blonde), dies at 78
  • Nov 18 Heinar Kipphardt, German writer and playwright (In the Matter of J. Robert Oppenheimer), dies at 60
  • Nov 19 Erving Goffman, US, sociologist (Asylums), dies at 60
  • Nov 21 Lee Patrick, actress (Henrietta-Topper, Maltese Falcon), dies at 75
  • Nov 21 John Hargrave, British Social Credit advocate (b. 1894)
  • Nov 22 Burton Turkus, lawyer/author/TV host (Mr Arsenic), dies at 80
  • Nov 22 Enny, [Engelina] de Leeuwe, actress (Anatevka), dies at 84
  • Nov 22 Max Deutsch, Austrian-French composer, dies at 90
  • Nov 23 "Reverend" Grady Nutt, actor (Hee Haw), dies at 47
  • Nov 25 Robert Coote, actor (MacBeth), dies in NYC of a heart attack at 73
  • Nov 26 Dan Tobin, actor (I Married Joan, My Favorite Martian), dies at 73
  • Nov 26 Juhan Aavic, Estonian composer, dies at 98
  • Nov 26 Robert Coote, actor (Timmy-Rogues, Theodore-Nero Wolfe), dies at 73
  • Nov 27 Philipp Kutev, composer, dies at 79
  • Nov 29 Percy Williams, Canadian athlete (b. 1908)
  • Nov 29 Yuri Kasakow, Russian writer, dies at 55