Famous Deaths in July 1993

  • 2nd Fred Gwynne, actor (Herman-Munsters), dies of pancreatic cancer at 66
  • 2nd Sir Edward Dunlop, Australian war hero (b. 1907)
  • 3rd Don Drysdale, American Major League Baseball player, dies of a heart attack at 56
  • 3rd "Curly" Joe DeRita, last of Three Stooges, dies of pneumonia at 83
  • 4th Anne Shirley, actress (Stella Dallas), dies of lung cancer at 75
  • 4th Charles Crain, actor, dies in Hollywood at 83
  • 4th Felix White, choreographer (Black Vibrations Theatre), dies at 65
  • 5th Harrison E Salisbury, US journalist (NY Times), dies at 84
  • 6th Ruth Lady Fermoy, maternal grandmother of Princess Diane, dies at 84
  • 7th Mia Zapata, American singer with The Gits (b. 1965)
  • 9th Cut Meijer, [Saul Messel], historian/rabbi to Paramaribo, dies at 80
  • 9th Will Rogers Jr, (Rep-D)/actor (Boy from Okla), commits suicide at 81
  • 10th Masugi Ibuse, Japanese author (Kuroi ame (Black rain)), dies at 95
  • 10th Ruth Krauss, author (Carrot Seed), dies at 91
  • 10th Sam Rolfe, American screenwriter (b. 1924)
  • 11th Deng Yingchao, high ranking communist China official, dies at 88
  • 11th Denis Tomlinson, South African cricket leg-spinner, dies
  • 11th Henri van Soede, sub commandant (WW II), dies at about 83
  • 11th Kelly Ahrendt, 1st death by rabies in NY since 1954, dies
  • 11th Mario Bauza, Cubans/US jazz musician, dies at 82
  • 11th Sergey Vozovikov, cosmonaut, dies during underwater test at 34
  • 12th Gusti Huber, Mother of Bibi Besch, dies of heart failure at 78
  • 12th Lily van Lugt Melsert, actress (Tomorrow will be better), dies at 91
  • 12th Dan Eldon, British photojournalist (b. 1970)
  • 13th Davey Allisson, race car drive, dies in a plane crash at 32
  • 13th Edwin "Rick" Bakker, author (Rick's Report/AIDS Diary), dies at 31
  • 14th Robert Strong
  • 15th David Brian, US actor (Damned Don't Cry, Fort Worth), dies at 78
  • 15th Bobby Kent, alleged Florida bully murdered by his friends (b. 1973)
  • 17th Ineke Shutter, choreography (Black Girl Goes to School), dies at 61
  • 17th Scott Salmon, US choreographer (La Cage aux Folles), dies at 51
  • 17th Vladimir Barmyn, Russian inventor (Stalinorgel), dies at 84
  • 18th Jean Negulesco, Romanian-American film director (3 Coins in a Fountain), dies at 93
  • 18th John Beck, US producer (Harvey, Singing Nun), dies at 83
  • 18th Robert Davis, dies of emphysema at 76
  • 18th Sergei Y Vozovikov, Russian major/cosmonaut, dies in accident at 35
  • 18th Vladimir Pavlovich Barmin, Chief designer of Soviet launch pads, dies
  • 19th Elmar Klos, Czech director (Shop on Main Street), dies at 83
  • 19th Szymon Goldberg, Polish violinist/conductor, dies at 84
  • 20th Donald Alexander, System director/producer (East Valley), dies at 79
  • 20th Vince Foster, American lawyer and Deputy White House Counsel commits suicide aged 48
  • 21st Henk Kersting, bureau chef (Associated Press-WW II), dies at 88
  • 21st Piet Wielinga, TV producer (Dutch Glory), dies at 56
  • 21st Robert J Glass, film producer (ET), is killed at 53
  • 23rd James Jordan, father of NBA star Michael Jordan, found dead near McColl SC
  • 24th Ben[jamin S] Polak, Dutch physician/resistance fighter, dies
  • 24th Francis Bouygues, French entrepreneur/billionaire, dies at 70
  • 24th Lonnie D'Orsa, dies at 96
  • 24th Rene Requiestas, Filipino comedian (b. 1957)
  • 25th Nan Grey, actress (Invisible Man Returns), dies on 75th birthday
  • 25th Vincent Joseph Schaefer, American Chemist and Meteorologist (cloud seeding), dies at 87
  • 26th Daniel Fuchs, US, screenwriter (Hard Way), dies at 84
  • 26th Matthew B Ridgway, US Army Chief of Staff (1953-55), dies at 98
  • 27th Reggie Lewis, NBA star (Boston Celtics), dies of heart failure at 27
  • 28th Herbert Joeks, [van Hugten], Dutch actor (Pipo the Clown), dies at 77
  • 29th AJA Quintus Bosz, Indonesian/Suriname lawyer, dies at 78
  • 30th Edward B A M Raczynski, Polish pres-in-exile (1979-86), dies at 97
  • 30th Jay Scott, [Jeffrey Scott Beaven], US/Canada movie critic, dies at 43
  • 30th John Castrios, 1st murder in Washington NH in 200 years, killed at 45
  • 31st Baudouin, king of Belgium (1951-93), dies at 62 from heart problems
  • 31st Elmar Klos, director (Obzalovany, Obchod na Korze), dies at 83
  • 31st Paul Henry, US Republicans Congressional leader, dies at 51
  • 31st George Keyt, Sri Lankan painter, dies at 92