Famous Deaths in September 1994

  • Sep 1 Clifford Leofric Purdy Bishop, bishop, dies at 88
  • Sep 1 Pieter C "Piet" Author, sailor/corrector, dies at 71
  • Sep 1 Wallis Mathias, cricketer (scored 783 in 21 Tests for Pakistan), dies
  • Sep 1 Boris Malenko, American professional wrestler (b. 1933)
  • Sep 2 Detlef Macha, German DR cyclist (5x world champ), dies at 35
  • Sep 2 Harry Vincent Kemp, poet, dies at 82
  • Sep 2 Mildred Mcafee Horton, US 1st head mistress of WAVES, dies
  • Sep 2 Richard M Major, US anti-terror specialist (CIA Red Book), dies at 72
  • Sep 2 Roy Castle, English dancer, actor and tv presenter (Dr Who & the Daleks), dies of lung cancer at 62
  • Sep 3 Billy Wright, English soccer player (World Champion 1950), dies at 70
  • Sep 3 James Aubrey, actor (Riders of the Storm), dies of heart attack at 75
  • Sep 3 Major Lance, soul singer, dies at 55
  • Sep 3 Marijke Vetter, Dutch journalist, dies at 82
  • Sep 3 Nikos Ghika, Greek artist, dies at 88
  • Sep 3 Roswell Gilbert, who mercy killed his ailing wife, dies at 85
  • Sep 4 Laurens van Deenen, Dutch biochemist, dies at 66
  • Sep 4 Louis Myers, blues guitarist /harmonica player, dies at 64
  • Sep 5 Billy Usselton, saxophonist, dies at 68
  • Sep 5 Edgar Louis Vanderstegen Millington Drake, painter, dies at 62
  • Sep 5 John Newman, Australian state politician (Labor), murdered at 47 by local club owner and political opponent Phuong Ngo who had run against Newman as an independent
  • Sep 6 Duccio Tessari, Italian director, dies of cancer at 67
  • Sep 6 James Clavell, author/director (King Rat, Shogun), dies at 69
  • Sep 6 Max Kaminsky, trumpeter, dies at 85
  • Sep 6 Nicky Hopkins, rock pianist (Rolling Stones), dies at 50
  • Sep 6 Wolf Donner, Austrian movie historian/festival director, dies at 55
  • Sep 7 Dennis Morgan, [Stanley], US actor (21 Beacon Street), dies at 85
  • Sep 7 Eric John Crozier, producer/librettist, dies at 79
  • Sep 7 Godfrey Quigley, actor (Barry Lyndon, Educating Rita), dies at 71
  • Sep 7 James Clavell, author (Shogun, Tai-Pan), dies at 69
  • Sep 7 Terence Young, British director (Thunderball), dies of at 79
  • Sep 8 Arthur Rex Alston, British sports commentator, dies at 93
  • Sep 8 Deborah Bear, Engl still photographer (Pasolini/Fellini), dies at 44
  • Sep 8 Edna Manilow, mother of singer Barry Manilow, dies at 70 of cancer
  • Sep 8 Michael Peters, choreographer, dies
  • Sep 8 Rex Alston, cricketer (distinguished BBC commentator), dies
  • Sep 9 Keith Davis, voice Tutor/Author, dies at 85
  • Sep 9 Patrick O'Neal, US actor (King Rat, Night of the Iguana), dies at 66
  • Sep 10 Amy Clampitt, American poet (Silence Opens), dies at 74
  • Sep 11 Frederick Rand Weissman, philanthropist, dies at 82

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 11 Jessica Tandy, actress (Driving Miss Daisy), dies of cancer at 85

Actress Jessica Tandy
Actress
Jessica Tandy
  • Sep 11 Sara Taylor, mother of Elizabeth, dies at 62
  • Sep 11 William Obanheim, actor (Officer Obie-Alice's Restaurant), dies at 69
  • Sep 12 Boris B Yegorov, Russian doctor/cosmonaut (Voskhod I), dies at 56
  • Sep 12 Douglas MacKenzie Davey, psychometrist, dies at 72
  • Sep 12 Major Bill Smith, record producer, dies at 72
  • Sep 12 Tom Ewell, [S Yewell Tompkins], US actor (7 Year Itch), dies at 85
  • Sep 13 John William Stevens, jazz drummer, dies at 54
  • Sep 13 Kaleria Fadicheva, ballerina, dies at 58
  • Sep 13 Pieter Zaanen, architect (Musical Trade scholarship, Amsterdam), dies
  • Sep 14 David van Cup, sculptor/painter, dies at 57
  • Sep 15 Haywood Frank Henry, sax player, dies at 81
  • Sep 15 Michael Joyce, Irish stage manager and theatre director, dies at 48
  • Sep 16 Alain Bernardin, impressario of the Crazy Horse Saloon, dies at 78
  • Sep 16 Albert de Courtray, French archbishop of Lyon/cardinal, dies at 71
  • Sep 16 Bernie Lazaroff Leighton, pianist, dies at 73
  • Sep 16 Dolly Hare, German/British actress (Broken Blossom), dies at 84
  • Sep 16 Jack Dodson, actor (Howard Sprague - "The Andy Griffith Show"), dies at 63
  • Sep 17 Henk Figee, author/publisher (Shoes of the Sea), dies at 46
  • Sep 17 John DeLaFose, zydeco musician, dies at 55

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 17 Karl Popper, philosopher (Poverty of Historianism), dies at 92

Philosopher and Professor Karl Popper
Philosopher and Professor
Karl Popper
  • Sep 17 Paul Nicholas Young, architect, dies at 47
  • Sep 17 Vitas Gerulaitis, Lithuanian American tennis star (Davis Cup 1979), dies of carbon monoxide poisoning at 40
  • Sep 18 Franco Moschino, Italian fashion designer, dies at 44
  • Sep 19 Frankie Kennedy, flute player, dies at 38
  • Sep 19 Sandra Fisher, American painter, dies at 47
  • Sep 20 Jimmy Hamilton, saxophonist, dies at 77
  • Sep 20 Jule Styne, Broadway composer (Gypsy, Funny Girl), dies at 88
  • Sep 21 Arthur Krim, US director (United Artists, Orion Pictures), dies
  • Sep 21 Oswald "Ossie" Stevens Nock, railway Writer, dies at 69
  • Sep 22 Forest Cowles Bud Forrest Sagendorf, cartoonist, dies at 79
  • Sep 22 John Edward Teddy Buckner, trumpeter, dies at 85
  • Sep 22 Leonard Geoffrey Feather, jazz critic/musician, dies at 80
  • Sep 22 Mattie Moss Clark, gospel Singer, dies at 69
  • Sep 23 Alec Dickson, founder of VSO, dies at 80
  • Sep 23 Ali Kouider Benyahia, [sheik Boualem], Alg Muslim leader, shot at 26
  • Sep 23 Cherif Gousmi, [kalief Abu Abdallah Ahmed], Alger Muslim leader, shot
  • Sep 23 Dalton Reed, American soul singer, dies at 42
  • Sep 23 Georgi, Tsar Nicholas II's brother, buried
  • Sep 23 John van Damme, businessman, hanged in Singapore at 59
  • Sep 23 Madeleine Renaud, French actress (Longest Day)/director, dies at 94
  • Sep 23 Robert Bloch, screenwriter (Psycho), dies of cancer at 77
  • Sep 23 Jerry Barber, American golfer (b. 1916)
  • Sep 24 Colin Berry Haycraft, publisher, dies at 65
  • Sep 24 David Napley, solicitor, dies at 79
  • Sep 24 Otto F Walther, Swiss publisher/author (Der Stumme), dies at 66
  • Sep 24 Otto F. Walter, Swiss writer and publisher (Walter Verlag), dies at 66
  • Sep 25 John Richard Ravensdale, historian, dies at 73
  • Sep 25 Kitty Masters, actress, dies at 92
  • Sep 25 Ludwig Ferdinand von Hohenzollern, Germ prince of Prussia, dies at 86
  • Sep 25 Mark Alexander Abrams, market Researcher, dies at 88
  • Sep 26 Jessie Kesson, Scottish writer and radio producer, dies at 77
  • Sep 26 Maurice Ashley, historian, dies at 87
  • Sep 26 Miguel Angel Martinez Soto, mariachi, dies at 22
  • Sep 27 Gerald Bledsoe, DJ (Soul Alive, WWRL), dies of heart attack at 51
  • Sep 27 Guiseppe Martelli, physicist, dies at 71
  • Sep 27 Ruth Niehaus, German actress dies at 69
  • Sep 28 Harry Saltzman, producer (Dr No, Nijinski), dies at 78
  • Sep 28 Jose Francisco Ruiz Massieu, Mexican PRI-politician, murdered at 48
  • Sep 28 Juliette Lady Huxley Baillot, author, dies at 96
  • Sep 28 Warwick Hutton, artist, dies at 55
  • Sep 28 Urmas Alender, Estonian singer and musician (b. 1953)
  • Sep 29 Cheb Hasni, Algerian singer, murdered at 26
  • Sep 29 Don Watson, race car driver, dies in an accident at 46
  • Sep 29 John Heddle Nash, singer, dies at 68
  • Sep 29 Mehmet Topac, Turkish minister of Justice, murdered
  • Sep 30 Alex Scott, trainer, Horses, dies at 34
  • Sep 30 Andre Michel Lwoff, physiologist, dies at 92
  • Sep 30 Lina Basquette, actress (Night for Crime, Hard Hombre), dies at 87
  • Sep 30 Roberto Viola, Argentine general/president (1981), dies at 69