Famous Deaths in November 1984

  • Nov 1 Norman Krasna, author (Dear Ruth), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • Nov 2 Margie V Barfield, US murderer, 1st woman electricuted in 22 years
  • Nov 4 Merie Earle, actress (Maude-Waltons), dies of uremic poisoning at 95
  • Nov 6 Gastón Suárez, Bolivian novelist and dramatist (b. 1929)
  • Nov 7 George Matthews, actor (Chick-Glynis), dies at 73 of heart disease
  • Nov 8 Carl Gustav Sparre Olsen, composer, dies at 81
  • Nov 10 Sudie Bond, actress (Tomorrow), dies at 56 of a respiratory ailment
  • Nov 10 Xavier Herbert, Australian author (b. 1901)
  • Nov 11 Martin Luther King Sr, US vicar/father of MLK Jr, dies at 84
  • Nov 11 Jan Novák, Czech classical composer, dies at 63
  • Nov 12 Chester Himes, American author (b. 1909)
  • Nov 13 Dorothy Arnold, actress (House of Fear, Phantom Creeps), dies at 66
  • Nov 13 ML de Braauw, esquire/DS'70-minister of Wetenschapsbeleid, dies at 59
  • Nov 14 George Matthews, Brooklyn New York, American actor (Chick-Glynis), dies at 73
  • Nov 14 Cesar Climaco, Filipino politician (b. 1916)
  • Nov 15 Baby Fae, who received a baboon's heart, dies at 3 weeks
  • Nov 16 Vic Dickenson, American trombonist (b. 1906)
  • Nov 18 Mary Hamman, American writer and editor (b. 1907)
  • Nov 19 George D Aiken, (Sen-R-Vt, 1941-75), dies at 92
  • Nov 20 Alexander Moyzes, composer, dies at 78
  • Nov 20 Trygve Bratteli, Norwegian Prime Minister (Labour: 1971-72, 1973-76), dies at 74
  • Nov 27 Percy Norris, deputy high commissioner of India, shot dead
  • Nov 28 Hans Speidel, German gen/NATO-supreme commander (1957-64), dies at 87
  • Nov 29 Gotthard Günther, German philosopher (b. 1900)