Famous Deaths in 1993 (Part 2)

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  • Mar 27 Wilhelmus M J Russell, Dutch MP (KVP, CDA), dies at 74
  • Mar 28 Scott Cunningham, Occult author (b. 1956)
  • Mar 30 Jeremy Siegrist, actor (Adv of Darly & Samy), dies hiking at 20
  • Mar 30 Richard C Diebenkorn Jr, US painter (Ocean Park Paintings), dies at 70
  • Mar 31 Brandon Lee, American actor (The Crow) and son of Bruce Lee, dies in an on-set firearms accident at 28
  • Mar 31 Jose Maria Lemus, president of El Salvador (1956-60), dies
  • Mar 31 Mitchell Parish, American lyricist (b. 1900)
  • Mar 31 Chichay, Filipino actress (b. 1918)
  • Apr 1 Alan Kulwicki, stock car racer, dies in plane crash at 38
  • Apr 1 Ihsan Mohamed Salem, [Yunis Awad], Palestinian Al-Fatah leader, killed
  • Apr 1 Juan of Borbon y Battemberg, father of king Juan Carlos I, dies
  • Apr 1 Wayne Mack, sportscaster/actor (Storyville), dies of cancer at 68
  • Apr 2 Eugenie Leontovitch, actress (4 Sons, Homicidal), dies at 93
  • Apr 2 Klaas Schenk, Dutch speed skater, coach and father of Ard, dies at 86
  • Apr 3 Alexander Mnouchkine, French movie producer (Professional), dies at 83
  • Apr 3 Dieter Plage, German wildlife filmmaker, dies at 57
  • Apr 3 Eduardo Cabellero Calderon, Colombian writer/diplomat, dies at 83
  • Apr 3 Pinky Lee, kiddie host (Pinky Lee Show), dies of heart attack at 85
  • Apr 4 Alfred Mosher Butts, US architect/game maker (Scrabble), dies at 93
  • Apr 4 Bep [Alberta B] Ogterop, [Rita la Roche], singer, dies
  • Apr 6 Divya Bharati, "Baby Doll" Indian Bollywood actress (Diwana), dies at 19 by mysteriously falling from her husband's apartment
  • Apr 6 Hedi Amira Nouira, PM of Tunisia (1970-80), dies
  • Apr 7 Max Croiset, Dutch actor/dramatist/director (Zeekant), dies at 80
  • Apr 7 Richard Schmiechen, dies of AIDS at 45
  • Apr 7 S C (Billy) Griffith, cricketer (England 1948-49, MCC sect), dies
  • Apr 8 Arleen Whelan, dies of stroke at 78
  • Apr 8 H Earnest, bishop of Breda, dies

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Apr 8 Marian Anderson, American contralto and celebrated singer (My Lord, What a Morning), dies of congestive heart failure at 96

  • Apr 9 Wouter Perquin, journalist/Dutch MP (KVP), dies at 74
  • Apr 10 Chris Hani, sec-gen South Africian Communist Party, assassinated at 50
  • Apr 11 Mohammed el-Himi, brigade-general of Egyptian police, murdered
  • Apr 11 Rachmon Nabiyev, President of Tadzjikistan (1973..92), dies at 63
  • Apr 12 Isaac Rojas, vp of Argentina (1955-58), dies
  • Apr 12 Patience Jarvis, dies of melanoma at 56
  • Apr 13 Barry Karas, dies of leukemia at 49
  • Apr 13 Henny Budie, Dutch director/producer (Sterrenslag), dies
  • Apr 13 Max Tripels, Dutch attorney/MP, dies at 72
  • Apr 14 Jo Boer, Dutch painter/writer/author (Heir, dies at 85
  • Apr 14 Sam Ntombani, ANC-secretary in Soweto South-Africa, shot to death
  • Apr 15 George Ives, dies at 111
  • Apr 15 H H "Bull" Alexander, cricketer (Test for Aust 1933, avg 154), dies
  • Apr 15 Leslie Charteris, British mystery writer (Saint), dies at 85
  • Apr 15 William Bakewell, dies of leukemia at 84
  • Apr 15 John Tuzo Wilson, Canadian geologist (contributions to plate tectonics), dies at 84
  • Apr 16 John P W Meefout, sculptor (Laying wife), dies at 77
  • Apr 17 Turgut Özal, president of Turkey (1989-93), dies at 65
  • Apr 18 Arthur P Smith, US founder of Miami Planetarium, dies at 76
  • Apr 18 Masahiko Kimura, Japanese judoka (b. 1917)
  • Apr 18 Dame Elisabeth Frink, English sculptor and printmaker dies of cancer aged 62
  • Apr 19 David Koresh, [Vernon Howell], cult leader (Davidians), suicide
  • Apr 19 George Mickelson, Gov of SD, & 7 others, die in a plane crash
  • Apr 20 Cantinflas, [Mario Moreno], Mexican actor (Pepe), dies at 81
  • Apr 21 Hal Schumacher, baseball pitcher, dies at 82
  • Apr 22 Andries Treurnicht, founder South African Conservative Party, dies at 72

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Apr 22 Cesar Chavez, American farm labor leader (United Farm Workers), dies of natural causes at 66

Civil Rights Activist Cesar Chavez
Civil Rights Activist
Cesar Chavez
  • Apr 22 Mark Koenig, baseball shortstop (NY Yankees), dies at 88
  • Apr 23 Bertus Aafjes, poet/writer (World is a Muze), dies at 78
  • Apr 23 Lalith Athulathmudali, Sri Lankan minister, murdered at 59
  • Apr 24 Oliver R Tambo, chairman (African National Congress), dies at 75
  • Apr 25 Rosita Moreno, actress (Walls of Gold), dies of heart attack at 85
  • Apr 27 Hans Sahl, German American anti-Nazi Jewish writer (Tie Exil im Exil), dies at 90
  • Apr 28 Jim Valvano, basketball coach (NC State), dies of cancer at 47
  • Apr 29 Cy Howard, director (Lovers & Other Strangers), dies at 77
  • Apr 29 Michael Gordon, actor/director (Pillow Talk), dies at 83
  • Apr 29 Mick Ronson, English guitarist/producer (Mott the Hoople), dies at 46
  • Apr 30 David Waymer, NFLer (Saints, 49'ers, Raiders), dies at 34
  • Apr 30 Eric Rowan, cricketer (26 Tests for South Africa), dies
  • Apr 30 Tommy Caton, English footballer (b. 1962)
  • May 1 Hans [Henri EA] Tuynman, provo (Full-time Provo), dies at 50
  • May 1 Ranasinghe Premadasa, pres (Sri Lanka, 1989-93), assassinated at 68
  • May 2 Julio Gallo, wine maker (Gallo), dies in a car accident at 82
  • May 2 WLPM, the Short, Dutch MP (KVP, 1945-73), dies at 83
  • May 2 Will Weng, Sunday Times crossword puzzle editor (1968-78), dies at 86
  • May 5 Balak Brahmachari, [Marxist Godman], Indies guru, dies at 73
  • May 5 Irving Howe, US writer/critic (Dissent), dies at 72
  • May 5 Lenore Kingston Jenson, dies of cancer at 79
  • May 6 Ann Todd, English actress (The Paradine Case, Taste of Fear), dies of a stroke at 84
  • May 6 Minnie Gentry, actress (Def by Temptation), dies in NY at 77
  • May 7 Mary Philbin, actress (Phantom of the Opera), dies at 89
  • May 8 Kees Deenik, singer/conductor
  • May 8 Avram Davidson, American sci-fi author (Hugo, Peregrine: Primus, Rork!), dies at 70
  • May 9 Freya Stark, English author (Sunday Bloody Sunday), dies at 61
  • May 9 Mary Duncan Sanford, dies at 98
  • May 9 Penelope Gilliatt [Conner], British author
  • May 13 Joaquin Garcia [Vargas] "Borolas", Mexican comedian and actor (Santa Sangre), dies at 71
  • May 13 Evert "Eef" Dolman, Dutch cyclist (Olympic-gold-1964), dies at 47
  • May 14 Patrick Haemers, Belgian criminal, commits suicide at 40
  • May 14 William Randolph Hearst, Jr., American newspaper magnate (Hearst Newspapers) and 1955 Pulitzer Prize winner, dies at 85
  • May 15 Salah Ahmed Ibrahim, Sudanese writer, poet, and diplomat (b. 1933)
  • May 16 Marv Johnson, US soul singer (You Got What it Takes), dies at 54
  • May 18 Heinrich Albertz, theologist/mayor of Berlin (1966-67), dies at 78
  • May 18 Pamela M Cunnington, English architect/writer, dies at 67
  • May 19 Nemesio Antunes, Chilean painter, dies at 75
  • May 19 Richard Murphy, director (3 Stripes in the Sun), dies of stroke at 81
  • May 19 S W Sohoni, cricketer (4 Tests for India), dies
  • May 20 Max Klein, inventor (paint by numbers), dies at 77
  • May 21 John Frost, English lt-kol (operation Market Garden 1944), dies at 80
  • May 21 John Holland, actor (They Saved Hitler's Brain), dies at 65
  • May 22 Mieczyslaw Horszowski, Polish-American pianist, dies at 100 (b. 1892)
  • May 23 James Millhollin, actor (Anston Foster-Grindl), dies at 77
  • May 24 Jesus Posadas Ocampo, Mexican cardinal/archbishop, shot dead at 66
  • May 25 Dan Seymour, actor (Bombs over Burma, Intrigue, Watusi), dies at 78
  • May 25 Louise Tazewell, entertainer, dies at 93
  • May 26 Carleton Morse, radio dramatist (One Man's Family), dies at 91
  • May 26 Cor de Great, pianist/conductor/composer (Vernissage), dies at 78
  • May 26 Marvin Young, producer/child actor (Player), dies at 90
  • May 27 Jan Wiley, actress (Underdog, Brute Man, She Wolf of London), dies
  • May 27 Willem P G Assmann, Dutch MP, dies at 85
  • May 28 Charles Barnett, cricketer (20 Tests for England), dies
  • May 29 Billy Conn, boxer, dies of pneumonia at 75
  • May 29 Tiny Hofman, Amsterdam activist (Nieuwmarkt), dies at 68
  • May 30 Sun Ra [Herman Blount,], US jazz pianist (Solar Arkestra), dies at 79
  • May 31 John Granger, actor (Advise & Consent), dies at 69
  • May 31 Spuds Mackenzie, American advertisement dog
  • Jun 2 French JFM of Thiel, Dutch 2nd chamber chairman (1963-72), dies at 86
  • Jun 2 Johnny Mize, baseball player, dies at 80
  • Jun 2 Norton Simon, American industrialist (Hunts Foods, Norton Simon Museum), dies at 86
  • Jun 3 Bob Fitzsimmons, NY radio DJ (WNEW AM/WABC AM/WHN AM), dies at 53
  • Jun 4 June Smaney, actress (Sainted Sister), dies of apparent suicide at 71
  • Jun 5 Conway Twitty, country star (Linda on My Mind), dies in surgery at 59
  • Jun 6 James Bridges, writer/director (Paper Chase), dies of cancer at 57
  • Jun 6 Peter Tazelaar, adjutant of Dutch queen Wilhelmina, dies at 73
  • Jun 7 Drazen Petrovic, NBA player (NJ Nets), dies in auto-accident at 28
  • Jun 8 René Bousquet, French Vichy-police chief (deported Jews), dies at 84
  • Jun 8 Root Boy Slim, American entertainer (b. 1945)
  • Jun 9 Alexis Smith, dancer/actress (Follies), dies of cancer at 72
  • Jun 9 Arthur Alexander, singer/songwriter (You Better Move On), dies at 53
  • Jun 9 Ian Mikardo, British politician, dies
  • Jun 10 Alexis Smith, actress (Constant Nymph), dies of cancer at 72
  • Jun 10 Alice Reinhart, entertainer, dies at 83
  • Jun 10 Richard Webb, actor (Captain Midnight), shoots himself at 77
  • Jun 10 Les Dawson, English Comedian (b. 1934)
  • Jun 11 Muriel C Bradbrook, English writer (Rise of Common Player), dies at 84
  • Jun 11 Ray Sharkey, actor (Wiseguy, No Mercy, Body Rock), dies of AIDs at 40
  • Jun 13 Donald "Deke" K Slayton, US major/astronaut (Apollo 18), dies at 69
  • Jun 13 Gérard Côté, Canadian runner (b. 1913)
  • Jun 14 Vincent T Hamlin, cartoonist (Alley Oop), dies at 93
  • Jun 15 John Connally, (Gov-D/R-Texas), dies at 76
  • Jun 15 Mahfoud Boucebi, Algerian psychiatrist, murdered
  • Jun 15 Vera, scarf/linen designer, dies of cardiac arrest at 87
  • Jun 16 John B Connally, gov of Texas/shot with JFK in 1963, dies at 76
  • Jun 16 Lindsay Hassett, Australian cricketer (3073 runs in Tests), dies at 79
  • Jun 17 Angus Suttie, English potter, dies of AIDS at 46
  • Jun 17 French of Nouhuys, civil servant in Indonesia, dies at 88

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Jun 19 William Golding, author (Lord of the Flies, Nobel 1983), dies at 81

Nobel Laureate and Novelist William Golding
Nobel Laureate and Novelist
William Golding
  • Jun 19 James Benton Parsons, American judge, 1st African American federal judge, dies at 81
  • Jun 21 Frank Moro, entertainer, dies
  • Jun 21 Jerry Strivelli, actor (Out for Justice, Lock Up), dies at 61
  • Jun 21 Ticho Parly, Danish tenor (b. 1928)
  • Jun 22 Hannah Troy, fashion designer (petite), dies of heart attack at 93
  • Jun 22 M'hammed Boukhozba, Algerian sociologist, murdered at 52
  • Jun 22 Pat Nixon, 1st lady (1969-75), dies of lung cancer at 81
  • Jun 26 Catherine Leno, mother of Tonight Show host Jay, dies of cancer at 82
  • Jun 26 Jack Bittner, entertainer, dies

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Jun 26 Roy Campanella, 3xMVP catcher (Dodgers), dies of a heart attack at 71

MLB Catcher Roy Campanella
MLB Catcher
Roy Campanella
  • Jun 26 Willy C of Hemert, director/(text)poet (Small Truth), dies at 81
  • Jun 26 William H. Riker, American political scientist (b. 1920)
  • Jun 27 Wolfgang Grams, German RAF-terrorist, shot to death at 40
  • Jun 28 Boris Christoff, Bulgaria/Italian bass (Don Carlos), dies at 79
  • Jun 28 GG Allin, American punk rock singer (b. 1956)
  • Jun 29 Héctor Lavoe, Puerto Rican singer (b. 1946)
  • Jun 30 George "Spanky" McFarland, child actor (Our Gang), dies at age 65
  • Jul 2 Fred Gwynne, actor (Herman-Munsters), dies of pancreatic cancer at 66
  • Jul 2 Sir Edward Dunlop, Australian war hero (b. 1907)
  • Jul 3 Don Drysdale, American Major League Baseball player, dies of a heart attack at 56
  • Jul 3 "Curly" Joe DeRita, last of Three Stooges, dies of pneumonia at 83
  • Jul 4 Anne Shirley, actress (Stella Dallas), dies of lung cancer at 75
  • Jul 4 Charles Crain, actor, dies in Hollywood at 83
  • Jul 4 Felix White, choreographer (Black Vibrations Theatre), dies at 65
  • Jul 5 Harrison E Salisbury, US journalist (NY Times), dies at 84
  • Jul 6 Ruth Lady Fermoy, maternal grandmother of Princess Diane, dies at 84
  • Jul 7 Mia Zapata, American singer with The Gits (b. 1965)
  • Jul 9 Cut Meijer, [Saul Messel], historian and rabbi to Paramaribo, dies at 80
  • Jul 9 Will Rogers Jr, American Politician (Rep-D), actor (Boy from Oklahoma), commits suicide at 81
  • Jul 10 Masugi Ibuse, Japanese author (Kuroi ame (Black rain)), dies at 95
  • Jul 10 Ruth Krauss, author (Carrot Seed), dies at 91
  • Jul 10 Sam Rolfe, American screenwriter (b. 1924)
  • Jul 11 Deng Yingchao, high ranking communist China official, dies at 88
  • Jul 11 Denis Tomlinson, South African cricket leg-spinner, dies
  • Jul 11 Henri van Soede, sub commandant (WW II), dies at about 83
  • Jul 11 Kelly Ahrendt, 1st death by rabies in NY since 1954, dies
  • Jul 11 Mario Bauza, Cubans/US jazz musician, dies at 82
  • Jul 11 Sergey Vozovikov, cosmonaut, dies during underwater test at 34
  • Jul 12 Gusti Huber, Mother of Bibi Besch, dies of heart failure at 78
  • Jul 12 Lily van Lugt Melsert, actress (Tomorrow will be better), dies at 91
  • Jul 12 Dan Eldon, British photojournalist (b. 1970)
  • Jul 13 Davey Allisson, race car drive, dies in a plane crash at 32
  • Jul 13 Edwin "Rick" Bakker, author (Rick's Report/AIDS Diary), dies at 31
  • Jul 14 Robert Strong, American actor, dies at 87
  • Jul 15 David Brian, US actor (Damned Don't Cry, Fort Worth), dies at 78
  • Jul 15 Bobby Kent, alleged Florida bully murdered by his friends (b. 1973)
  • Jul 17 Ineke Shutter, choreography (Black Girl Goes to School), dies at 61
  • Jul 17 Scott Salmon, US choreographer (La Cage aux Folles), dies at 51
  • Jul 17 Vladimir Barmyn, Russian inventor (Stalinorgel), dies at 84
  • Jul 18 Jean Negulesco, Romanian-American film director (3 Coins in a Fountain), dies at 93
  • Jul 18 John Beck, US producer (Harvey, Singing Nun), dies at 83
  • Jul 18 Robert Davis, dies of emphysema at 76
  • Jul 18 Sergei Y Vozovikov, Russian major/cosmonaut, dies in accident at 35
  • Jul 18 Vladimir Pavlovich Barmin, Chief designer of Soviet launch pads, dies
  • Jul 19 Elmar Klos, Czech director (Shop on Main Street), dies at 83