Famous Deaths for Year 1989 (Part 2)

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Deaths 151 - 300 of 328

Jun 9th - Rashid Behbudov, Azerbaijani singer and actor (b. 1915)
Jun 9th - George Beadle, US Biologist and Nobel Laureate (biochemical genetics), dies at 85
Jun 10th - Richard Quine, director/actor (Babes on Broadway), dies at 68
Jun 12th - Peter Conrad Baden, composer, dies at 80
Jun 12th - Lou Monte, American singer (b. 1917)
Jun 13th - Fran Allison, actress (Kukla, Fran & Ollie), dies at 81
Jun 14th - Pete de Freitas, drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), dies
Jun 15th - Ray McAnally, actor (My Left Foot, Empire State), dies in Dublin at 63
Jun 15th - Victor French, actor (#44-Get Smart, Highway to Heaven), dies at 54
Jun 15th - Maurice Bellemare, Canadian politician (b. 1912)
Jun 17th - John Matusek, NFLer (Oak Raider)/actor, dies of a heart attack at 38
Jun 17th - Stanley David Griggs, astronaut (STS 51-D), dies plane crash at 59
Jun 18th - I. F. Stone, American journalist (b. 1907)
Jun 19th - Hy Gardner, newspaper columnist, dies at 80
Jun 19th - Isidore Feinstein Stone, author (I F Stone's Weekly), dies at 81
Jun 21st - Lee Quencey Calhoun, hurdler (Olympic-gold-1956, 60), dies at 56
Jun 21st - Simon van Collem, Dutch journalist/TV host, dies at 70
Jun 22nd - Bengt Viktor Johansson, composer, dies at 74
Jun 22nd - Lee Calhoun, hurdler (Olympics-gold-56, 60), dies at 66
Jun 22nd - Lucien Saulnier, Canadian politician (b. 1916)
Jun 23rd - Werner Best, German jurist and nazi leader (b. 1903)
Jun 27th - Alfred J Ayer, English philosopher (Logical Positivism), dies
Jun 27th - Jack Beutel, actor (The Outlaw), dies
Jun 28th - Joris Ivens, director (Indonesia), dies at 90
Jul 1st - William Ching, actor (Moonlighter, Terror in Haunted House), dies
Jul 2nd - Franklin Schaffner, American film director (b. 1920)
Jul 3rd - Andrei Gromyko, Soviet diplomat, dies just short of his 80th birthday
Jul 3rd - Jim Backus, actor (Magoo, Gilligan's Island), dies at 76 of pneumonia
Jul 5th - Ernesto Halffter, composer, dies at 84
Jul 6th - Janos Kádár, premier of Hungary (1956-58), dies at 77
Jul 10th - Mel Blanc, cartoon voice (Warner Bros cartoons), dies at 81
Jul 10th - Thomas E "Tommy" Trinder, English comic (Bitter Springs), dies at 80
Jul 11th - Laurence Olivier, English stage and screen acting great (Hamlet, Rebecca), dies at 82
Jul 13th - Abdul Rahman Qassemlu, Iran Kurds leader, murdered
Jul 13th - Arnaldo Ochoa Sanchez, Cubans general, executed
Jul 14th - Frank Bell, British educator (b. 1916)
Jul 15th - Laurie Cunningham, English footballer (b. 1956)
Jul 16th - Herbert von Karajan, Austrian conductor, dies at 81
Jul 18th - Donnie Moore, pitcher (Angels), shoots himself at 35
Jul 18th - Rebecca Schaeffer, actress (My Sister Sam), is shot by a fan at 21
Jul 19th - Carl-Heinz Schroth, dir/actor (Strafverteidiger), dies at 87
Jul 19th - Kazimierz Sabbat, Polish president (b. 1913)
Jul 20th - Marie-Madeleine Fourcade, commander (French resistance), dies
Jul 20th - Mary Treen, actress (Career, Rock-a-bye Baby), dies at 71
Jul 22nd - Martti Talvela, Finnish bass (b. 1935)
Jul 23rd - Donald Barthelme, American author (b. 1931)
Jul 24th - Ernest Morrison, actor (Peggy Does Her Darndest), dies
Jul 25th - Steve Rubell, American night club owner (b. 1943)
Jul 28th - Jeff Richards, actor (Don't Go Near the Water), dies at 66
Jul 30th - Lane Frost, American bull rider (b. 1963)
Aug 1st - John Ogdon, English pianist/composer, dies at 52
Aug 5th - Ralph Meeker, actor (Kiss Me Deadly, Gentle Giant), dies at 68
Aug 7th - Mickey Leland, (Rep-D-Tx), & 15 others dies in plane crash in Ethiopia
Aug 11th - John Meillon, actor (Wild Duck, Crocodile Dundee), dies
Physicist William ShockleyPhysicist William Shockley (Aug 12th) Aug 12th - William Shockley, American physicist, Nobel laureate (b. 1910)
Aug 12th - Samuel Okwaraji, Nigerian footballer (b. 1964)
Aug 13th - Tim Richmond, race car driver (won 13 NASCAR races), dies of AIDS
Aug 13th - Larkin Smith, U.S. Representative from Mississippi (b. 1944)
Aug 15th - F de Jong Edz, Dutch historian/director (IISG), dies
Aug 16th - Amanda Blake [Beverly Louise Neill], American actress (Gunsmoke), dies at 60
Aug 18th - Bert Oosterbosch, cyclist, dies
Aug 18th - Luis Carlos Galan, Colombian presidential candidate, murdered
Aug 21st - Raul Seixas, Brazilian singer (b. 1945)
Aug 22nd - Robert Grondelaers, Belgian cyclist (b. 1933)
Aug 23rd - Helen le Clerq, Dutch dancer, dies
Aug 23rd - R. D. Laing, Scottish psychiatrist (anti-psychiatry), dies of a heart attack at 61
Aug 23rd - Yusef Hawkins, shot by 30 whites in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn NY in a racially motivated attack
Aug 23rd - Mohammed Abed Elhai, Sudanese writer and academic (b. 1944)
Aug 25th - Gunnar Johnsen Berg, composer, dies at 80
Aug 26th - Henk Heidweiller, ambassador of Suriname, dies
Aug 26th - Irving Stone, US writer (Love is Eternal, Lust for Life), dies
Aug 29th - Peter Scott, English explorer, naturalist, and painter (b. 1909)
Aug 30th - Joe De Santis, dies at 80
Aug 30th - Seymour Krim, American journalist, essayist, and literary critic (b. 1922)
Sep 1st - A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commissioner, dies of heart attack at 51
Sep 1st - Tadeusz Sendzimir, American inventor (b. 1894)
Sep 2nd - A Bartlett Giamatti, baseball commisioner, dies at 51
Sep 4th - Georges Simenon, Belgian/French writer/director (Maigret), dies at 86
Sep 4th - Ronald Syme, New Zealand-born classicist and historian (b. 1903)
Sep 9th - Tim Hovey, actor (Slim Carter, Man Afraid), dies of a drug overdose
Sep 10th - Jeff Stollmeyer, cricketer (32 Tests for WI), murdered
Sep 12th - Anton Lubowski, Namibian attorney/SWAPO, murdered at 37
Sep 13th - Yamada Koun, Zen teacher Sanbo Kyodan line, dies at 82
Sep 14th - Edwin McLeod, cricketer (one Test for NZ), dies
Sep 14th - Dámaso Pérez Prado, Cuban musician (b. 1916)
Sep 15th - Harry Cave, cricketer (New Zealand captain 1955-56), dies
Sep 15th - Robert Penn Warren, American writer (b. 1905)
Sep 17th - Jay Stewart, annoucer on Lets Make a Deal, commits suicide
Sep 19th - Guido de Moor, actor (Flanagan, Because of the Cats), dies
Sep 19th - Willie Steele, American Olympic gold medalist (b. 1923)
Sep 20th - Richie Ginther, American racing driver (b. 1930)
Sep 21st - F Fischer, German war criminal (4, Two of Breda), dies
Composer and Lyricist Irving BerlinComposer and Lyricist Irving Berlin (Sep 22nd) Sep 22nd - Irving Berlin, composer (God Bless America), dies at 101
Sep 22nd - Jan Teulings, Dutch actor/director (Dorp aan de Rivier), dies
Sep 26th - Pavlos Bakoyannis, Greek parliament leader, murdered in Rome
Sep 28th - Ferdinand Marcos, President of Philippines (1965-86), dies in Honolulu at 72
Sep 29th - A A Busch Jr, brewer/baseball owner (St Louis Cards), dies at 90
Sep 29th - Gussie Busch, American brewing magnate (b. 1899)
Sep 30th - Virgil Thomson, US composer/critic (4 saints in 3 acts), dies at 92
Oct 2nd - Liesbeth Ribbius Peletier, Neth's 1st female advisor of State, dies
Oct 3rd - Joseph Wybran, Belgian physician/Jews foreman, murdered
Oct 4th - Graham Chapman, comedian (Monty Python), dies of cancer at 48
Oct 4th - Norman Yardley, cricketer (England captain 1947-50), dies
Oct 4th - Secretariat, American race horse (b. 1970)
Oct 6th - Bette Davis, US actress (All About Eve, White Mama), dies at 81
Actress Bette DavisActress Bette Davis (Oct 6th) Oct 9th - Penny Lernoux, American journalist and author (b. 1940)
Oct 11th - Paul Shenar, actor (Deadly Force, Dream Lover), dies at 53
Oct 11th - M. King Hubbert, American geophysicist (b. 1904)
Oct 12th - Franco, [Francis Luambo/"Makiadi"], Zaire composer/music, dies at 51
Oct 12th - Jay Ward, American cartoonist (Rocky & His Friends), dies at 69 of kidney cancer
Oct 14th - Michael Carmine, actor (Batteries Not Included), dies at 30
Oct 16th - Cornel Wilde, actor (Saadia, Comic, Beach Red, Gargoyles), dies at 74
Oct 20th - Anthony Quayle, actor (Moses, Operation Crossbow), dies at 76
Oct 21st - Jean Image, Hungarian-born French animator (b. 1910)
Oct 22nd - Roland Winters, actor (Jet Pilot, Meet Millie), dies at 84
Oct 23rd - Armida, Mexican-American stage, vaudeville and film actress (b. 1911)
Oct 25th - Gerard Walschap, Flemish writer (Men of Goods), dies
Oct 25th - Mary McCarthy, author (Group), dies, at 77
Oct 26th - Andrew Roberts, cricketer (7 Tests for New Zealand 1976), dies
Oct 26th - Charles J. Pedersen, American Nobel laureate (b. 1904)
Oct 31st - Conrad Beck, composer, dies at 88
Nov 5th - Barry Sadler, singer (Green Berets), murdered at 49 in Murfreesboro Tn
Nov 5th - Vladimir Horovitz, Ukrainian/US pianist, dies at 85
Nov 6th - Yusaku Matsuda, Japanese actor (b. 1949)
Nov 6th - Dickie Goodman, creator of "break-in" records (b. 1934)
Nov 8th - Andre Kloos, Dut trade union leader (NVV)/chairman (VARA), dies at 67
Nov 13th - Victor Davis, Canadian swimmer (b. 1964)
Nov 16th - Jean-Claude Malépart, Quebec politician (b. 1938)
Nov 17th - Billy Lee, actor (Sons of Legion, Biscuit Eater), dies
Nov 17th - Emerson Buckley, composer, dies at 73
Nov 17th - Gus Farace, American gangster (b. 1960)
Nov 18th - Henry de Vries, painter/poet (Toovertuin), dies
Nov 20th - Lynn Bari, actress (Shock, Nocturne, 6 Gun Law), dies at 71
Nov 22nd - Rajindernath, Indian cricketer wicketkeeper (1 Test), dies
Nov 22nd - Rene Muawad, assassinated 17 days after elected president of Lebanon
Nov 22nd - C. C. Beck, American cartoonist (b. 1910)
Nov 24th - Guus Weitzel, Dutch radio host, dies at 85
Nov 25th - Frank M Thomas, actor (Behind the Headlines, M'Liss), dies
Nov 25th - Ratu Sir George Cakobau, Fiji cricketer/Gov-General, dies
Nov 25th - Alva R. Fitch, American World War II and Korean soldier (b. 1907)
Nov 26th - Ahmed Abdallah, president of Comores, dies
Nov 28th - Jo[hanne M Bos-]Vincent, Dutch soprano (Songs for Life), dies at 91
Nov 29th - Ann Burton, [Anna Rafalowicz], singer, dies at 56
Nov 29th - George Oswald Browning "Gubby" Allen, cricketer, dies
Nov 30th - Alfred Herrhausen, German CEO (Deutsche Bank), murdered at 59
Dec 1st - Alvin Ailey, US choreographer (Blues Suite, Revelations), dies at 58
Dec 5th - John M Pritchard, British conductor, dies at 68
Dec 6th - Frances Beauvier, actress (Aunt Bee, Mayberry), dies at 86
Dec 6th - Sammy Fain, composer, dies at 87
Dec 6th - John Payne, American movie actor ("Miracle on 34th St") dies aged 77

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