Famous Deaths in 1992 (Part 2)

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  • Apr 3 Margaret Barker, actress (Fathers & Son), dies of lung cancer at 83
  • Apr 4 Karl Tunberg, US scriptwriter (Ben Hur), dies
  • Apr 4 Samuel Reshevsky, Polish-born American chess grandmaster, dies at 80
  • Apr 4 Sy Kramer, singer/comedy writer dies of cancer at 59
  • Apr 4 Arthur Russell, American cellist (b. 1951)
  • Apr 5 Anthony "Tony" Papa, big band leader, dies at 65

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Apr 5 Sam Walton, Billionaire CEO (Wal-Mart), dies of multiple myeloma at 74

Founder of Walmart Sam Walton
Founder of Walmart
Sam Walton

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Apr 6 Isaac Asimov, Russian scientist and sci-fi writer (I Robot, Foundation Trilogy), dies from kidney failure at 72

Author, Biochemistry Professor Isaac Asimov
Author, Biochemistry Professor
Isaac Asimov
  • Apr 6 Molly Picon, Yiddish actress (Milk & Honey), dies of Alzheimers at 94
  • Apr 7 Alix Talton, former Miss Georgia, dies of lung cancer at 72
  • Apr 7 Clovis Ruffin, fashion designer (T shirt dress), dies of AIDS at 46
  • Apr 8 Nelson Olmsted [or Olmstead], American voice actor (Sleep No More) dies at 78
  • Apr 8 Daniel Bovet, Swiss-born pharmacologist, Nobel laureate (b. 1907)
  • Apr 9 Gale McGee, senator (Wyoming, 1959-77), dies at 77
  • Apr 9 Ruth Hammond, American Broadway actress, dies in her sleep at 96
  • Apr 10 Ken Ward, dies at 37

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Apr 10 Sam Kinison, loud mouth comedian, dies in a car crash at 38

Comedian Sam Kinison
Comedian
Sam Kinison
  • Apr 11 Adele Dixon, singer/actress (Uneasy Virtue), dies of pneumonia at 83
  • Apr 11 Eve Merriam, poet (Inner City Mother Goose), dies of cancer at 75
  • Apr 11 James Brown, actor (Rip-Adv of Rin Tin Tin), dies at 72
  • Apr 11 Alejandro Obreg├│n, Colombian painter (b. 1920)
  • Apr 12 Joe Medwick, vocalist, dies at 61
  • Apr 13 Brian Oulton, dies at 84
  • Apr 13 Wallace Stegner, novelist (Pulitzer 1972), dies at 84
  • Apr 13 Walter Stuart Surridge, cricketeer (Capt of Surrey), dies at 74
  • Apr 14 David Miller, dies of cancer at 82
  • Apr 14 Sammy Price, US boogie-woogie pianist, dies
  • Apr 16 Andy Russell, drummer/vocalist (Your Hit Parade), dies of stroke at 72
  • Apr 16 Frank Killmond, dies at 58
  • Apr 16 Neville Brand, American actor (Stalag 17), dies of emphysema at 71
  • Apr 17 Hank Penny, country music singer, dies at 73 of heart failure
  • Apr 18 Florence Randall, model and designer (Bill Blass), dies at 54 of cancer
  • Apr 19 Alice Mary Riley, entertainer, dies of cancer at 51
  • Apr 19 Frankie Howerd, actor (Carry on Doctor, Up the Front), dies at 70
  • Apr 19 Pat Thompson, actress (Strictly Ballroom), dies at 51
  • Apr 19 Robert F Clayton, drummer (Jody Grind), dies at 26 in a car crash
  • Apr 19 Robert Paul Haynes, bassist (Jody Grind), dies at 26 in a car crash
  • Apr 20 Benny Hill, comedian (Benny Hill Show), dies of a heart attack at 67
  • Apr 20 Johnny Shines, American delta blues singer/guitarist, dies at 76
  • Apr 21 Robert Harris, murderer, executed in Calif's gas chamber at 39
  • Apr 21 Vladimir K Romanov, Grand Duke/Rus pretender to the throne, dies at 74
  • Apr 22 Billy Wayne White, murderer, executed in Texas at 34
  • Apr 22 Joop [Joseph] van Santen, Dutch 1st Chamber member (CPN), dies
  • Apr 22 Youcca Troubatzkoy, actress (Flower of the Night), dies
  • Apr 23 Deron Johnson, 1965 NL run leader, dies of cancer at 53
  • Apr 23 Satyajit Ray, Indian director (Distant Thunder/Agantuk), dies at 70
  • Apr 23 Victoria Kellem Lederman, model, dies of amyloidosis at 52
  • Apr 25 Brian Macleod, Canadian musician, dies of cancer at 39
  • Apr 25 Dany [Daniel S] Tuijnman, Dutch min of traffic & water, dies at 77
  • Apr 25 Panos Christi, entertainer, dies of AIDS at 54
  • Apr 25 Yutaka Ozaki, Japanese rock artist, dies at 26 of pulmonary edema
  • Apr 26 Alberta Vaughn, actress (Wild Horse, Silver Devil), dies at 87
  • Apr 26 Clyde Hartley, entertainer, dies at 68
  • Apr 27 Olivier Messiaen, French composer, dies at 83
  • Apr 28 Francis Bacon, Irish/British abstract painter, dies at 82
  • Apr 28 Olivier Messiaen, French composer (St Francois d'Assise), dies at 83
  • Apr 28 Iceberg Slim, American writer (b. 1918)
  • Apr 29 Mae Clarke, actress (Public Enemy, Frankenstein), dies at 84
  • Apr 30 Daan van Driel, Dutch cartoonist/WWII resist fighter (Trouw), dies
  • May 1 Sharon Redd, American house music and urban contemporary singer (b. 1945)
  • May 2 Joey Cuevas, dancer, dies at 34
  • May 2 Lee Salk, baby doctor/author, dies of cardiac arrest at 65
  • May 2 Margareth Wallmann, Austrian opera director, dies at 88
  • May 2 Philip Dunne, screenwriter, dies of cancer at 84
  • May 2 Wilbur Mills, (Rep-D-Ark)/involved with Fanne Foxe, dies at 82
  • May 3 Elizabeth Lennox, radio singer, dies of heart seizure at 98

Person of interestPerson of Interest

May 3 George Murphy, (Sen-R-Ca, 1965-71)/actor, dies of leukemia at 89

Actor and Senator George Murphy
Actor and Senator
George Murphy
  • May 3 Peter Bruni, dies of heart failure at 60
  • May 4 Henri Guillemin, French historian, dies at 89
  • May 4 Ismael Galeano, "Commandant Franklyn" (Contra), dies
  • May 4 Vitali Andreyevich Grishchenko, Russian cosmonaut, dies at 50
  • May 4 Gregor Mackenzie, Labour Party (UK) politician (b. 1927)
  • May 5 Ben Frommer, dies at 78
  • May 5 Dick Yarmy, dies of lung cancer at 58
  • May 5 Jean-Claude Pascal, French actor (Golden Salamander), dies at 64
  • May 5 Stefano d'Arrigo, Siciilian writer, dies at 72
  • May 6 Jilly Rizzo, restauranteur/friend of Frank Sinatra, dies in a car crash at 75

Person of interestPerson of Interest

May 6 Marlene Dietrich, [Maria Losch], actress (Angel), dies in Paris at 90

Singer/Actress Marlene Dietrich
Singer/Actress
Marlene Dietrich
  • May 6 Gaston Reiff, Belgian athlete (b. 1921)
  • May 8 Addeke H Boerma, dir-gen (FAO), dies at 80
  • May 8 Brian Moore, writer (Catholics), dies of heart failure at 59
  • May 8 Gul Mahomed, cricketer (8 Tests for India & one for Pakistan), dies
  • May 8 Margaretha D Ferguson-Wigerink, author (Fear on Java), dies
  • May 8 Richard Derr, actor (When Worlds Collide), dies at 74 of cancer
  • May 9 Mike Tyrell [Red Baron], British air acrobat, dies in an accident
  • May 10 Joan Merrill, vocalist, dies of a stroke at 74
  • May 10 John Lund, actor (Perils of Pauline), dies at 81
  • May 10 Liesbeth Saijers, sculptor, dies
  • May 10 Sylvia Sims, singer (Flower Drum Song), dies of a heart attack at 74
  • May 10 Sylvia Sims [Blagman], American jazz singer dies aged 74
  • May 11 Carlos Herrera, drink inventor (Margarita), dies at 90
  • May 11 Elizabeth McDonald, inventor (Spic & Span), dies at 98
  • May 12 Joe Burke, president (KC Royals), dies at 68, dies
  • May 12 Robert Reed, actor (Brady Bunch), dies of AIDs at 59
  • May 12 Lenny Montana, American actor (b. 1926)
  • May 13 Floyd Arceneaux, trumpeter, dies at 58
  • May 13 Gisela Elsner, German writer, commits suicide at 55
  • May 13 F. E. McWilliam, Northern Irish sculptor (b. 1909)
  • May 14 Lyle Alzado, NFL defensive linesman (Raiders), dies of cancer at 43
  • May 15 Bruce Hopkins, performer/director, dies at 44
  • May 15 Robert Morris Page, US physicist (radar), dies at 88
  • May 15 Jovy Marcelo, Filipino race car driver (b. 1965)
  • May 16 Marisa Mell, actress (Hostages), dies of cancer at 53
  • May 16 Chalino Sanchez, Mexican musician (b, 1960)
  • May 17 George Hurrell, Hollywood photographer, dies of cancer at 87
  • May 17 Lawrence Welk, conductor/accordionist (Lawrence Welk Show), dies of pneumonia at 89
  • May 17 Leonardo del Ferro, [Keyser], US epic tenor, dies
  • May 17 Warren Neal Boxer, dies of AIDS at 34
  • May 18 Marshall Thompson, actor (Bog), dies of congestive heart failure at 65
  • May 18 Skip Stephenson, American comedian (Real People), dies of heart attack at 52
  • May 19 Hans Vogt, German composer, dies at 81
  • May 20 Roger Keith Coleman, American murder who protested his innocence, is executed at 33
  • May 21 Brendan Nulholland, Daily Mail reporter, dies at 59
  • May 21 Elizabeth David, British cookbook writer, dies
  • May 21 Mrithi, gorilla (Gorilla in the Mist), dies at 24
  • May 22 Zellig Harris, American linguist (b. 1909)
  • May 23 Atahualpa Yupanqui, Argentine singer/composer/poet/guitarist, dies
  • May 23 Giovanni Falcone, anti-mafia judge (Palermo), murdered
  • May 24 Joan Sanderson, actress (Young Wives' Tale, Fawlty Towers), dies at 79
  • May 25 Danny Biasone, persuaded NBA to use 24 second clock, dies at 83
  • May 25 Marshall Thompson, US actor (To Hell & Back), dies at 66
  • May 25 Philip C Habib, US diplomat (Middle-East/Asia), dies at 72
  • May 25 Viktor Grishin, hardline soviet communist, dies at 78, dies
  • May 27 Daniel Robberechts, Belgian writer (Aankomen in Avignon), dies at 55
  • May 27 Glen White, dancer/actor (Graft, Camille), dies of AIDS at 42
  • May 27 John Myhers, director/actor (Billion Dollar Hobo), dies at 70
  • May 27 Tony "Big Tuna" Accardo, mobster (St Valentines Day), dies at 86
  • May 27 Uncle Charlie Osborne, American fiddler (b. 1890)
  • May 29 Bill Beyers, actor (Wally-Capitol), dies of AIDS at 37
  • May 29 Karl Carstens, president of RFA (1979-84), dies
  • May 29 Peter John "Ollie" Halsall, guitarist, dies of a heart attack at 43
  • May 29 Pippa Steele, actress (Vampire Lovers), dies of cancer at 44
  • May 30 Daniel Addes, actor (Victor-Sunst Grill), dies at 59
  • May 30 Karl Carstens, president German FR (1979-84), dies at 77
  • May 30 Leen 't Hart, organist/composer, dies at 72
  • May 31 Lutz Stavenhagen, top aid to Chancellor Helmut Kohl, dies at 52
  • Jun 1 Howard Ralston, actor (Pollyana), dies
  • Jun 1 Louise Hoff, entertainer, dies at 69
  • Jun 1 Michael King, actor (Lonely are the Brave), dies at 69
  • Jun 2 Philip Dunne, founder (Screen Writers Guild), dies of cancer at 84
  • Jun 3 Patrick Peyton, Rosary Priest, dies of kidney failure at 83
  • Jun 3 Robert Morley, actor (Around the World in 80 Days), dies at 84
  • Jun 3 William E Gaines, publisher (Mad Magazine), dies at 70
  • Jun 4 Carl Stotz, founder (baseball's little league), dies at 82
  • Jun 5 Laurence Naismith, actor (Scrooge, Gypsy Girl), dies at 83
  • Jun 5 Max Lerner, US writer/columnist (NY Post), dies at 88
  • Jun 6 Larry Riley, actor (Soldier Story, Knots Landing), dies of AIDS at 39
  • Jun 6 Thijs van Lier, lawyer/Dutch MP (PvdA), dies at 44
  • Jun 7 Bob Sweeney, director/actor (Toby Tyler), dies of cancer at 73
  • Jun 7 Bill France, Sr., American racing car driver and co-founder of NASCAR, dies of Alzheimer's disease at 82
  • Jun 8 Beverly Carter, entertainer, dies at 51
  • Jun 8 Farag Foeda, Egyptian writer/publicist, murdered
  • Jun 8 William McGowan, entrepreneur (MCI), dies at 64
  • Jun 8 Alfred Uhl, Austrian composer, dies at 83
  • Jun 9 Cathy Bennett, jury selection expert, dies of breast cancer at 41
  • Jun 9 Clarence Miller, blues/jazz vocalist, dies at 69 of a heart attack
  • Jun 10 Hachidal Nakamura, composer (Sukiyaki), dies at 61 of heart failure
  • Jun 10 Otto FAH van Nispen, mayor of Pannerden/MP (KVP), dies at 85
  • Jun 10 Peter Von Zerneck, actor (Foreign Affair), dies at 84
  • Jun 10 Zak Hern├índez, American soldier (b. 1973)
  • Jun 11 Marjorie Newell Robb, oldest living survivor of Titanic, dies at 103
  • Jun 11 Marlene Hazlett, entertainer, dies of cancer
  • Jun 11 Scotty Sachs, actor (Hanoi Hilton), dies of gunshot wounds at 39
  • Jun 12 Edward Fleming, Danish director (Lille Spejl), dies
  • Jun 12 Gerda Nicolson, actress (Next of Kin, Clinic), dies
  • Jun 15 Eddie Lopat, pitcher (NY Yankees), dies at 73
  • Jun 15 Leo Halle, soccer goalie (Go Ahead, Orange), dies
  • Jun 16 Joris Diels, Flemish/Dutch director/actor (It's a Cruel World), dies
  • Jun 17 Dewey Balfa, American Cajun fiddler and singer, dies at 65
  • Jun 17 Frederick Exley, novelist (Fan's Note), dies at 63
  • Jun 18 Peter Allen, entertainer (Legs Diamond), dies of aids at 48
  • Jun 18 Mordecai Ardon, one of Israel's greatest painters (b. 1896)
  • Jun 18 Benjamin Guinness, 3rd Earl of Iveagh, British brewer (Guinness) and large landowner, dies of cancer at 55
  • Jun 19 Kitty McKane Godfree, Tennis champ (Wimbledon 1924, 26), dies at 96
  • Jun 21 Li Xiannian, Chinese President (1983-88), dies
  • Jun 21 Thomas Whitfield, gospel vocalist, dies of heart attack at 38
  • Jun 22 Chuck Mitchell, actor (Penitentiary), dies
  • Jun 22 Frederic I Rinaldo, writer (Abbott & Costello meet Frankenstein), dies
  • Jun 22 M F K Fisher, cook book author, dies of Parkinson Disease at 83
  • Jun 23 Lou Ramos, entertainer, dies
  • Jun 23 Renie Irene Brouillet Conley, US, costume designer (Cleopatra), dies
  • Jun 24 Juris Podnieks, cameraman/director (Commandant), drowns
  • Jun 24 Tom Alexander, model/actor (Kurt-Forbidden Dance), dies of AIDs
  • Jun 24 Tony LeMans, singer/songwriter, dies in a car crash at 29
  • Jun 25 James Stirling, Scottish D-Day parachutist/architect, dies
  • Jun 25 Jerome Brown, defensive tackle (Philadelphia Eagle), dies in car crash at 27
  • Jun 25 William E Harris, entertainer, dies
  • Jun 26 Geert Vissers, Dutch TV host (Gay Dating Show), dies
  • Jun 26 Phil Rubenstein, US, actor (Tango & Cash, Robocop), dies
  • Jun 26 Herman Rohde, professional wrestler (b. 1921)
  • Jun 27 Allen James, vocalist/actor (Show Boat), dies of lung cancer at 84
  • Jun 27 Sandy Amoros, Bkln Dodger, dies at 62 of pneumonia
  • Jun 27 Stefanie Ann Sargent, guitarist (7 Year Bitch), dies of overdose at 24
  • Jun 28 Mikhail Tai, World chess champion (1960-61), dies at 55
  • Jun 29 Mohammed Boudiaf, president of Algeria, assassinated at 73
  • Jun 29 Pierre Billotte, French military man (IIGM), dies
  • Jun 30 Doug Delauder, entertainer, dies
  • Jun 30 Jim Alaimo, vocalist, dies after heart surgery at 53
  • Jun 30 Nico Booken, director (Jewish Labor Social), dies
  • Jul 1 Franco Cristaldi, Italian producer (Amarcord), dies