Famous Deaths in September 1988

  • Sep 1 Leonor Sullivan, (Rep-D-Missouri, 1955-77), dies at 86
  • Sep 5 Gert Froebe, actor (Lover's Wood, Upper Hand), dies at 75
  • Sep 6 Leroy Brown, professional wrestler (b. 1950)
  • Sep 11 George Alpert, railroad executive, dies at 90
  • Sep 11 Luis W Alvarez, physicist (Nobel-1968), dies at 77
  • Sep 11 John Sylvester White, American actor (b. 1919)
  • Sep 12 Alan Bible, (Sen-D-Nev, 1954-74), dies at 78
  • Sep 12 Lauris Morstad, NATO commander/CEO Corning Fiberglass, dies at 71
  • Sep 14 Louis Quinn, actor (Unholy Rollers), dies at 73 of cancer
  • Sep 19 Oren Lee Staley, 1st President of National the Farmers Organization (1955-79), dies at 65
  • Sep 20 Roy Kinnear, actor (Casanova, Pirates, Scrooge, Help!), dies at 54
  • Sep 21 Christine Norden, actress (Little Shop of Horroers, Night Beat), dies
  • Sep 21 Henry Koster, director, dies
  • Sep 21 Robert Gwathmey, artist, dies at 85
  • Sep 21 Glenn Robert Davis, member of United States Congress (b. 1914
  • Sep 21 Walter Vogt, Swiss writer (W├╝thrich) and psychiatrist, dies at 61
  • Sep 22 Rais Amrohvi, Pakistani poet and psychoanalyst (b. 1914)
  • Sep 22 Rezso Sugar, Hungarian composer, dies at 68
  • Sep 23 Arwel Hughes, composer, dies at 79
  • Sep 23 Tibor Sekelj, Croatian explorer (b. 1912)
  • Sep 25 Billy Carter, brother of US President Jimmy Carter, dies of cancer at 51
  • Sep 27 William V Shannon, US ambassador to Ireland (1977-81), dies at 61
  • Sep 28 Ethel Grandin, silent screen actress (Deserter), dies at 94
  • Sep 28 Marjorie Bonner Lowry, actress (Reno, Poor Girls), dies at 83
  • Sep 29 Charles Addams, cartoonist (Addams Family), dies of heart attack at 76
  • Sep 30 Joachim Prinz, author/Rabbi of Berlin (1926-37), dies at 86