Famous Deaths in 1982 (Part 2)

Deaths 201 - 400 of 406

  • Jul 15 Donald Beard, cricketer (4 Tests for NZ 1952-56), dies
  • Jul 15 Wendy Caulfield, 1st Green River victim, found near Seattle
  • Jul 15 Bill Justis, American musician and producer (Raunchy), dies of cancer at 58
  • Jul 16 Leendert Braat, sculptor/writer (White World), dies
  • Jul 16 Patrick Dewaere, actor (Catherine & Co), shoots self at 35
  • Jul 16 Charles Robberts, The first State President of South Africa, dies at 88
  • Jul 18 Roman Jakobson, Russian-American linguist and Slavic scholar (Fundamentals of Language), dies at 85
  • Jul 18 Lionel Daunais, French-Canadian singer and composer, dies at 80
  • Jul 18 Roman Jakobson, Russian-American linguist and Slavic scholar (Fundamentals of Language), dies at 85
  • Jul 19 John Harvey, stage and film actor (b. 1911)
  • Jul 20 Okot p'Bitek, Ugandan poet (b. 1931)
  • Jul 21 Dave Garroway, TV host (Today Show), dies at 69
  • Jul 21 Jean J A Girault, French director (Gendarme Saint-Tropez), dies at 58
  • Jul 23 Vic Morrow, American actor (Cimmaron), killed by helicopter crash during the filming of "Twilight Zone: The Movie" at 53
  • Jul 23 Betty Parsons, American artist and art dealer, dies at 82
  • Jul 25 Beene Dubbelboer, writer (Turfgasgenerator), dies at 76
  • Jul 25 Hal Foster, Canadian-American cartoonist (Prince Valiant) (b. 1892)
  • Jul 26 Betty Walker, actress (Steve Lawrence Show), dies at 54
  • Jul 27 Dan Seymour, actor (We the People, Sing it Again), dies at 67
  • Jul 27 Vladimir Smirnov, Russian foil fencer (Olympic gold 1980), dies at 28
  • Jul 28 George Kleinsinger, US composer (Tubby the Tuba), dies at 68

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Jul 29 Vladimir K. Zworykin, Russian-American inventor (development of television, cathode ray tube), dies at 82

  • Jul 29 Cor[nelis R J] Kieboom, resistor/President Feyenoord, dies at 81
  • Jul 29 Harold Sakata, actor (Kenji-Sarge), dies at 62
  • Jul 29 Richard N Gale, English general/paracommandant, dies at 86
  • Jul 30 Frank Nicholson, South African cricket wicket-keeper (1935-36), dies
  • Jul 30 Roberta Pedon, American glamour model (b. 1954)
  • Aug 2 Cathleen Nesbitt, English actress (Separate Tables), dies at 93
  • Aug 2 Rudolf Maros, composer, dies at 65
  • Aug 4 Bruce Goff, American Architect (b. 1904)
  • Aug 5 Wanda Rotha, actress (Mrs Fitzherbert), dies at 72
  • Aug 8 Ferre Grignard, Belgian pop singer/painter (Crucified Jesus), dies
  • Aug 8 Hermine Heijermans, author (Snikken en Smartlapjes), dies at 80
  • Aug 8 Kurt Edelhagen, West German jazz pianist, dies at 62
  • Aug 8 Valeer van Kerkhove, Flemish writer/producer (De Weerlozen), dies
  • Aug 8 Eric Brandon, British racing driver (b. 1920)
  • Aug 9 Aleksandr A Alekseyev, Russian director, dies
  • Aug 11 Tom Drake, actor (Green Years, Warkill), dies of lung cancer at 63
  • Aug 12 Helvi Lemmikke Leiviska, composer, dies at 80

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Aug 12 Henry Fonda, actor (On Golden Pond), dies of heart disease at 77

  • Aug 12 Joe Tex, rocker, dies at 49
  • Aug 12 Salvador Sanchez, Mexican boxer (b. 1959)
  • Aug 12 Varlam Shalamov, Russian writer (b. 1907)
  • Aug 13 Charles Walters, US actor/choreographer/dir (High Society), dies at 70
  • Aug 13 Joe E Ross, American comedian (Toody-Car 54, Phil Silvers Show), dies at 68
  • Aug 13 Joe Tex [Joseph Arrington Jr.], American soul musician (Hold What You've Got, I Gotcha), dies at 49
  • Aug 14 Patrick Magee, Northern Irish actor (Clockwork Orange, King Lear), dies at 60
  • Aug 14 Thruston B. Morton, American republican politician (Sen-Ky, 1957-69), dies at 74
  • Aug 15 Hugo Theorell, Swedish scientist, Nobel Prize Laureate (b. 1903)
  • Aug 17 Barney Phillips, actor (Dragnet, Felony Squad), dies at 68
  • Aug 17 Ruth Voorst, South African (A World Apart), killed by letter bomb

  • Aug 18 Beverly Bayne, actress (Romeo & Juliet, Passionate Youth), dies at 87
  • Aug 19 August Neo, Estonian wrestler (b. 1908)
  • Aug 20 Ulla Jacobsson, Swedish actress (Zulu), dies of bone cancer at 53
  • Aug 21 Sobhuza II, king of Swaziland/Ngwane (1921-82), dies
  • Aug 23 Alberto Cavalcanti, Brazilian director (Herr Puntila), dies at 85
  • Aug 23 Stanford Moore, US biochemist (Nobel 1977), dies
  • Aug 24 Jack Siedle, cricketer (batted in 18 Tests for South Africa), dies
  • Aug 25 John AM "Hans" van Tongeren, actor (Hunk), commits suicide at 27
  • Aug 28 G W A Chubb, cricketer (5 Tests for South Africa, 21 wickets), dies
  • Aug 28 Nini de Boel, Flemish operetta singer (White Horse), dies at 84

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Aug 29 Ingrid Bergman, Swedish actress (Casablanca, Gaslight), dies on her 67th birthday

  • Aug 29 Lehman Engel, US composer (Streetcar Named Desire), dies at 71
  • Aug 29 Nahum Goldmann, pres Zionist World Organization, dies at 87
  • Aug 30 Leo[nhard] Pappenheim, conductor, dies at 86
  • Sep 1 Clifford M Curzon, England, pianist, dies at 75
  • Sep 1 Wladislaw Gomulka, Polish partisan/party leader, dies at 76
  • Sep 1 Haskell Curry, American mathematician (b. 1900)
  • Sep 2 Jay Novello, actor (Harum Scarum, Rebel Breed), dies of cancer at 78
  • Sep 2 Tom Baker, US actor, dies of a drug overdose in New York at 42
  • Sep 3 Della Chiesa, Italian general/mafia fighter, murdered
  • Sep 3 Michael Thoma, actor (8 is Enough, Fame), dies at 55
  • Sep 5 Maurice Naessens, Belgian banker, dies at 73
  • Sep 5 Douglas Bader, RAF fighter pilot in World War II (b. 1910)
  • Sep 7 Ken Boyer, American baseball player (b. 1931)
  • Sep 9 Frederic Dannay, [Ellery Queen], American detective writer, dies at 76
  • Sep 10 Max Winders Maximilien, brought Belgium gold reserve to England, dies
  • Sep 11 Albert Soboult, French historian, dies at 68
  • Sep 12 Kommer Kleijn, Dutch actor/director (Paul Vlaanderen), dies at 89
  • Sep 13 Philip Ober, actor (Gen Stone-I Dream of Jeannie), dies at 80
  • Sep 14 Bashir Gemayel, falangist Lebanon's president-elect, assassinated by a bomb

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Sep 14 Grace Kelly, princess of Monaco, dies in a car crash at 52

Actress Grace Kelly
Actress
Grace Kelly
  • Sep 14 John C Gardner, American writer (Life & Times of Chaucer High), dies at 49
  • Sep 14 Christian Ferras, French violinist (b. 1933)
  • Sep 15 Sadegh Ghotbzadeh, Iran's former foreign minister, executed in Iran
  • Sep 16 Rolfe Sedan, actor (Mr Beasley-Burns & Allen Show), dies at 86
  • Sep 17 Manos Loïzos, Greek composer (b. 1937)
  • Sep 19 Fred Badcock, cricketer (7 Tests for NZ 1930-33, 16 wkts), dies
  • Sep 19 Samuel L M Barlow, composer, dies at 90
  • Sep 21 Hovhannes Bagramyan, Soviet general (b. 1897)
  • Sep 23 Jimmy Wakely, country western singer, dies of heart failure at 68
  • Sep 24 Sarah Churchill, actress (Royal Wedding, Spring Meeting), dies at 67
  • Sep 26 Alec Hurwood, cricketer (Australian off-spinner v WI 1930-31), dies
  • Sep 27 Saad Sayd, [Abu Walid], Palestinian commandant in Lebanon, dies
  • Sep 28 Larry Breeding, actor (Who's Watching the Kids), dies on 36th birthday
  • Sep 28 Mabel Albertson, actress (Gazebo, Bewitched), dies of Alzheimer at 81
  • Sep 29 H C Slinger Nitschke, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1931-32), dies
  • Sep 29 Monty Stratton, baseball player (b. 1912)
  • Oct 2 William Bernbach, advertising magnate, dies at 71
  • Oct 3 Roger J J Claessen, Belgian soccer star, dies at 41
  • Oct 3 Vivien Merchant, actress (Accident, Offense), dies at 53
  • Oct 4 Ahmad H al-Bakr, Iraqi fieldmarshal/president/premier, dies
  • Oct 4 Glenn H Gould, Canadian pianist, dies at 50
  • Oct 8 Fernando Lamas, Argentine American actor/director (Lost World), dies of cancer at 67
  • Oct 8 Philip J Noel-Baker, English minister (Nobel 1959), dies at 92
  • Oct 9 Anna Freud, Austria/Engl psychoanalyst/daughter of Sigmund, dies at 86
  • Oct 10 Jean Effel, French painter and journalist (b. 1908)
  • Oct 12 Chris[tiaan R] Reumer, Dutch opera singer, dies at 73
  • Oct 15 Elsie Randolph, actress (That'll Make You Whistle), dies
  • Oct 16 Jacov Gotovac, composer, dies at 86
  • Oct 16 Mario del Monaco, Italian opera singer (Verdi/Puccini), dies at 67
  • Oct 16 Hans Selye, Austrian-Canadian endocrinologist, dies at 75
  • Oct 17 Peterus van Doorne, Dutch industrialist, dies at 47

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Oct 18 Bess Truman, 1st lady (1945-53), dies in Independence, Mo at 97

US First Lady Bess Truman
US First Lady
Bess Truman
  • Oct 18 Maurice Gilliams, Flemish literary (Sources of Insomnia), dies at 82
  • Oct 18 Pierre Mendès-France, French Premier (1954-55), dies at 75
  • Oct 18 Dwain Esper, American film director (b. 1892)
  • Oct 18 John Robarts, Canadian politician, Premier of Ontario (b. 1917)
  • Oct 19 Jock Ewing, dies in an aircrash on TV show "Dallas"
  • Oct 23 Jacques Klein, Brazilian pianist, dies at 52
  • Oct 24 James Philbrook, actor (Islanders, Investigators), dies at 58
  • Oct 26 Giovanni Benelli, archbishop of Florence/Pope candidate, dies
  • Nov 1 James Broderick, actor (Doug-Family), dies of cancer at 55
  • Nov 1 King Vidor, American film director (War & Peace, Stella Dallas), dies of a heart ailment at 88
  • 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, French director (Traffic, Playtime), dies at 74
  • Nov 5 Gerarda "Gerda" Brautigam, Dutch journalist and politician (PvdA), dies
  • 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, American 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
  • Dec 1 Dorothy James, composer, dies on 81st birthday
  • Dec 2 David Blue [Cohen], American folk musician, dies of a heart attack while jogging in Greenwich Village at 41
  • Dec 2 Marty Feldman, comedian (Young Frankenstein), dies at 49
  • Dec 7 Charlie Brooks Jr, convicted murderer became 1st US prisoner to be executed by lethal injection, at a prison in Huntsville, Texas
  • Dec 7 George Kistiakowsky, Ukrainian-American Chemist who helped develop the first atomic bomb (Manhattan Project) but later opposed nuclear weapons, dies at 82
  • Dec 8 Andre Kamperveen, Suriname minister, murdered
  • Dec 8 Bertus de Harder, Dutch soccer star (Bordeaux), dies
  • Dec 8 Bram Behr, Suriname revolutionary, murdered
  • Dec 8 Cyrill Daal, Suriname worker's union leader, murdered
  • Dec 8 Frank Wijngaarde, Suriname journalist, murdered
  • Dec 8 Harald Riedewald, Suriname attorney, murdered
  • Dec 8 John Baboeram, Suriname lawyer, murdered
  • Dec 8 Jozef Slagveer, Suriname journalist, murdered
  • Dec 8 Kenneth Goncalves, Deacon of Surinamese order of advocate, murdered
  • Dec 8 Leckie, Suriname scholar, murdered
  • Dec 8 Leslie Rahman, Suriname journalist, murdered
  • Dec 8 Marty Robbins, American country singer (Devil Woman, I Walk Alone), dies of complications following cardiac surgery.at 57
  • Dec 8 Shakey, [Walter Horton], rocker, dies at 72
  • Dec 8 Surendre Rambocus, Suriname army lieutenant, murdered
  • Dec 9 Fritz Usinger, German writer (Song against Death), dies at 87
  • Dec 9 Joey Forman, actor (Sid Caesar Show, Joey Bishop Show), dies at 53
  • Dec 9 Leon Jaworski, special prosecutor (Watergate), dies at 77
  • Dec 9 Paul Godwin, [Goldfein], Polish/Dutch violist, dies at 80
  • Dec 9 Roger Danneels, Flemish accordionist, dies at 55
  • Dec 10 Freeman "Amos" Gosden, US radio actor (Amos 'n' Andy), dies at 83
  • Dec 10 Roy Webb, American film composer, dies at 94
  • Dec 13 Jack Badcock, cricketer (7 Tests, 1 century but inconsistent), dies
  • Dec 16 Colin Chapman, English engineer and automobile manufacturer, founder of Lotus Cars, dies at 54
  • Dec 17 Leonid B Kogan, Russian violist, dies at 58
  • Dec 17 Philipp Jarnach, composer, dies at 90
  • Dec 17 Homer S. Ferguson, American politician (b. 1889)
  • Dec 18 Raymond Emery, cricketer (2 Tests NZ v WI 1952, 46 runs, 2 wkts), dies
  • Dec 18 Tibor de Machula, Hungary/Neth cellist, dies at 70
  • Dec 18 Hans-Ulrich Rudel, German pilot (b. 1916)
  • Dec 19 Jean-Jacques Grunenwald, French organist/composer, dies at 71
  • Dec 19 Lawrence Collingwood, composer, dies at 95
  • Dec 19 Dwight Macdonald, American social critic (b. 1906)
  • Dec 20 Artur Rubinstein, pianist (My Young Years), dies in Geneva at 95