Famous Deaths in 1994 (Part 3)

Deaths 401 - 600 of 1,078

  • May 26 Warren Harding "Sonny" Sharrock, American jazz Guitarist, dies at 53
  • May 27 Norman Cook, British museum curator, dies at 87
  • May 27 Red Rodney, [Albino Red/The Red Arrow], bebop-trumpeter, dies at 66
  • May 27 Theo Swagemakers, portrait painter, dies at 95
  • May 28 Julius Boros, pro golfer (US Open 1952), dies of heart attack at 74
  • May 28 Rita Gillespie, tV Director, dies at 65
  • May 29 Erich Honecker, German politician, Head of State of East Germany (1971-89), dies in Chile at 81
  • May 29 Harry Levin, literary Scholar, dies at 81
  • May 29 Jose Bohr, actor (El Traidor, Sueno de Amor), dies at 92
  • May 29 Joseph Janni, producer, dies at 78
  • May 29 Oliver "Bops Junior" Jackson, drummer, dies at 61
  • May 30 Ezra Taft Benson, 13th head of Mormon Church and US Secretary of Agriculture, dies at 94
  • May 30 Jean Gattegno, translator/scholar, dies at 58
  • May 30 Juan Carlos Onetti, Uruguayan writer (La vida breve), dies at 85
  • May 30 Marcel Bich, Italian/French baron/pen manufacturer (Bic), dies at 79
  • May 30 Agostino Di Bartolomei, Italian footballer (b. 1955)
  • May 31 Doug Freeman, cricketer (2 Tests of leg-spin for NZ 1933), dies
  • May 31 Emmanuel "Manny" Klein, trumpeter, dies at 86
  • May 31 Herva Nelli, Italian-born American soprano, dies at 85
  • May 31 Sidney Gilliat, British screenwriter/director, dies at 86
  • Jun 1 Frances Heflin, actress (Mona Tyler-All My Children), dies at 70
  • Jun 1 Juan J H Rovira, Spanish general, murdered
  • Jun 1 Willem C L "Wim" van der Grinten, lawyer/KVP-politician, dies at 80
  • Jun 2 David Stove, Australian philosopher (b. 1927)
  • Jun 3 Hub Matthijsen, violinist/bandmaster, dies at 52
  • Jun 3 Jack Cowie, cricketer (9 Tests for NZ, 45 wkts at 21 53), dies
  • Jun 3 Parmeso Emekrasha, buddhist Monk, dies
  • Jun 3 Roger Wolcott Sperry, physicist, dies at 89
  • Jun 4 Derek Lek Leckenby, rock guitarist (Herman's Hermits), dies at 48
  • Jun 4 Earle Warren, alto Sax Player, dies at 79
  • Jun 4 Horace "Stephen" McNally, attorney/actor (Johnny Belinda), dies at 80
  • Jun 4 Massimo Troisi, Italian actor/director (Ricomincio da tre), dies at 41
  • Jun 4 Roberto Burle Marx, landscape gardener, dies at 84
  • Jun 4 Sophie Winter, actress (She's a Good Fighter), dies at 33
  • Jun 4 Thomas Stuart Willan, historian, dies at 84
  • Jun 4 Toto Bissainthe, voodoo poet, dies at 59
  • Jun 5 Ish Kabbible, [Merwyn A Bogue], cornetist (Kay Kyser), dies at 86
  • Jun 5 Thomas Millar, historian, dies at 67
  • Jun 6 Barry Sullivan, actor (Great Gadsby), dies at 81
  • Jun 6 John Morey Downs, actor/dancer/singer, dies at 80
  • Jun 6 John Slot, mayor of Eethen/Hardenberg/Ede, dies
  • Jun 6 Mark McManus, actor (Ned Kelly), dies of pneumonia at 59
  • Jun 6 Peter Graves, English actor (Derby Day/Admirable Crichton), dies at 82
  • Jun 6 Willie Humphrey, jazz clarinetist, dies at 93
  • Jun 7 Barry Sullivan, actor (Streets of SF, Oh, God!), dies at 81
  • Jun 7 Dennis Potter, British TV writer (Pennies from Heaven), dies at 59
  • Jun 7 Joseph Ruzindana, Rwandian bishop of Bjumba, murdered
  • Jun 7 Stuart Havelock Hollingdale, anthropologist, dies at 42
  • Jun 7 Vincent Nsengijumva, Rwandan archbishop of Kigali, murdered
  • Jun 8 William Marshall, actor/director (Santa Fe Trail), dies at 86
  • Jun 9 Angela Lakeberg, American siamese twin, dies at 11 months
  • Jun 9 Dhirendra Bhramachari, [Flying Swami], hindu leader, dies at 70
  • Jun 9 Jan Tinbergen, Dutch economist (Plan of Labor, Nobel 1969), dies at 91
  • Jun 9 Lloyd Lindroth, the Liberace of the Harp, dies at 63
  • Jun 10 Edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Back seat of a '38 Dodge), dies at 66
  • Jun 10 Mary Maxwell Gates, philanthropist/mother of Bill Gates, dies at 64
  • Jun 11 Christopher Collins, actor (True Identity), dies after illness at 44
  • Jun 11 Herbert Anderson, actor (Henry-Dennis The Menace), dies at 77
  • Jun 11 Jack Hannah, animator, dies at 90
  • Jun 11 Kitty Rosalind Muggeridge, author, dies at 90
  • Jun 12 Menachem Mendel Schneerson, Lubavitcher leader (1950-94), dies at 92
  • Jun 12 Nicole Brown Simpson, German-American ex-wife of O.J. Simpson, murdered at 35
  • Jun 12 Otto Roesch, paleontologist, dies at 93
  • Jun 12 Ron Goldman, waiter, murdered with wife of O.J. Simpson at 27
  • Jun 13 Anne Aitken, student of Zen, dies at 83
  • Jun 13 Igor Youskevitch, dancer, dies at 82
  • Jun 13 James Pollack, US room designer, dies at 55
  • Jun 13 Nadia Gray, actress (Naked Runner, Maniac, Candide), dies at 71
  • Jun 14 Denys Hay, British historian, dies at 78
  • Jun 14 Harry "Little" Caesar, blues singer/actor (City Heat), dies at 66
  • Jun 14 Henry Mancini, composer (Pink Panther, Moon River), dies at 70
  • Jun 14 Lionel Grigson, professor of Jazz, dies at 52
  • Jun 14 Marianne Kunvari, writer, dies at 81
  • Jun 14 Mark Alexander Lees, rowing Coach, dies at 38
  • Jun 14 Michel Vitold, Russian/French actor (Madame et le Mort), dies at 78
  • Jun 14 Simon Prior, British auto maker, dies of injuries
  • Jun 15 David Lawson, executed in NC (wanted execution shown on Donahue)
  • Jun 15 Manos Hadjidakis, Greek composer (Never on Sunday), dies at 68
  • Jun 15 Nadia Gray, actress (La Dolce Vita, Naked Summer), dies at 70
  • Jun 16 Kristen Pfaff, US bass guitarist (Hole-Live through this), dies at 24
  • Jun 16 Boris Alexandrov, conductor (Red Army Song/Dance Ensemble, dies at 88
  • Jun 16 Eileen Way, actress (Les Miserables, Rainbow, Vikings), dies at 82
  • Jun 16 Terence de Vere White, novelist/critic, dies at 82
  • Jun 17 Joeri Nagibin, Russian screenwriter (Babje Karstvo), dies at 74
  • Jun 18 Jack Harkness, rose grower, dies at 75
  • Jun 19 Christopher Clarkson, test Pilot, dies at 92
  • Jun 19 Jocelyn Olaf Hambro, financier, dies at 75
  • Jun 19 Ronald Batty, bookseller, dies at 82
  • Jun 20 Bram Koopmans, cyclist/coach, dies at 78
  • Jun 20 Charlotte Auerbach, British German-born geneticist and zoologist, dies at 94
  • Jun 20 Emmanuel Timothy, Sierra Leonean journalist, dies at 70
  • Jun 20 Louis Benjamin, British showman, dies at 71
  • Jun 21 Mark Robert Isfeld, combat Engineer, dies at 31
  • Jun 22 Jack Davies, screenwriter, dies at 80
  • Jun 23 Alan Frank, music publisher, dies at 83
  • Jun 23 Piet van Elk, cartoonist, dies at 74
  • Jun 23 Stanley Gebler Davies, journalist/drinker, dies at 50
  • Jun 24 Leonarda da Vinci MacLaren, founder of the LSE, dies at 83
  • Jun 25 Louis-Robert Casterman, Belgian publisher (Kuifje), dies at 74
  • Jun 25 Robert Millar, journalist, dies at 72
  • Jun 26 A "Bob" den Doolaard, author (Inn with the horseshoe), dies at 93
  • Jun 26 Ian Board, British barkeeper (Colony Room), dies at 64
  • Jun 26 Jaharna Imam, Bangladeshi writer/political activist, dies at 65
  • Jun 26 Roelof Kiers, VPRO-programmer/director (Macchiavelli), dies at 56
  • Jun 26 Thomas henry Wait Armstrong, organist, dies at 96
  • Jun 27 Jeremy Brooks, English writer (Jampot Smith), dies at 67
  • Jun 28 Fredericka Carolyn Washington, actress (Black & Tan), dies at 90
  • Jun 28 William A Henry III, critic (Time Mag), dies of heart attack at 44
  • Jun 29 Cameron Mitchell, actor (Man on Tightrope), dies of lung cancer at 76
  • Jun 29 Kurt Eichhorn, conductor, dies at 85
  • Jun 29 Ray Crane, English trumpeter, dies at 63
  • Jun 30 Nicholas Warner, test Pilot, dies at 51
  • Jul 1 Johanna Ader-Appels, resistance fighter/author, dies
  • Jul 2 Andres Escobar, Colombia world cup soccer star, shot for losing to US
  • Jul 2 Marion Williams, gospel singer, dies of diabetes at 66
  • Jul 2 Maung Maung, premier of Burma (1988), dies at 69
  • Jul 2 Ralph C Rinzler, folklorist (Greenbriar Boys), dies at 59
  • Jul 3 Felix Kelly, New Zealand-born British artist, dies at 80
  • Jul 3 Harry Ebbeling, PC-corrector, dies at 54

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Jul 3 Lewis Alan "Lew" Hoad, tennis star (Wimbledon 1953, 56), dies of a heart attack at 59

Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion Lew Hoad
Tennis Player and Four-Time Major Champion
Lew Hoad
  • Jul 3 Pieter Hennipman, Dutch economist, dies at 85
  • Jul 4 Arthur Berry, English artist and playwright, dies at 69
  • Jul 4 Juan Gil-Albert, Spanish poet and writer, dies at 90
  • Jul 4 Liesbeth Struppert, actress (Pipo the Clown, Anne Frank), dies at 55
  • Jul 4 Rupert Davies, English methodist scholar, dies at 84
  • Jul 4 Tawfik Ziad, Palestinian communist/Israeli MP/mayor of Nazareth, dies
  • Jul 4 Joey Marella, American professional wrestling referee (b. 1964)
  • Jul 5 Ad Gang, Dutch Liberal Party Asst Secretary of State, dies at 67
  • Jul 6 Cameron Mitchell, actor (High Chapparral), dies of lung cancer at 75
  • Jul 6 Geoffrey McQueen, TV writer, dies at 46
  • Jul 7 Anita Garvin, US actress (Sailors Beware), dies at 80
  • Jul 7 Rosa Chacel, spanish Novelist, dies at 96
  • Jul 7 Carlo Chiti, Italian race car engineer (b. 1924)
  • Jul 8 Christian-Jaque, French director (Babette s'and va-t-and guerre), dies
  • Jul 8 Dick Sargent [Richard Stanford Cox ], American actor (Darren in "Bewitched"), dies of cancer at 64
  • Jul 8 Dominic Lucero, dancer/singer, dies of lymphatic cancer

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Jul 8 Kim Il-sung, Founder, dictator and Supreme Leader of North-Korea (1948-94), dies of a heart attack at 82

Founder and Dictator of North Korea Kim Il-sung
Founder and Dictator of North Korea
Kim Il-sung
  • Jul 8 Lars-Eric Lindblad, Swedish-American entrepreneur and explorer (b. 1927)
  • Jul 9 Cornelius Boyson, bassist, dies at 57
  • Jul 9 William "Sabby" Lewis, jazz Pianist/Arranger, dies at 79
  • Jul 9 Bill Mosienko, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1921)
  • Jul 10 Earl Strum, referee (NBA), dies of brain cancer at 66
  • Jul 10 Otto Bonsema, soccer star/trainer (GVAV, Veendam), dies at 84
  • Jul 11 Alan David Melville, polymath, dies at 82
  • Jul 11 Bart Scheepens, actor/director, dies of AIDS at 50
  • Jul 11 Charles "Lefty" Edwards, saxophonist, dies at 67

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Jul 11 Gary Kildall, creator of CP/M, dies at 52

Computer scientist Gary Kildall
Computer scientist
Gary Kildall
  • Jul 11 James Topping, author of CP/M, dies at 52
  • Jul 11 Lex P Humphries, drummer, dies at 57
  • Jul 11 Wim Jurg, corrector/chairman (Werelddambond FMJD), dies at 49
  • Jul 11 Savannah [Shannon Michelle Wilsey], American pornographic film actress, dies after a suicide attempt at 23
  • Jul 12 David Malcolm Lewis, expert in Greek Epigraphy, dies at 56
  • Jul 12 Henk Terlingen, radio/TV-host (Sport in Image), dies at 52
  • Jul 12 James Bysse Joll, historian, dies at 76
  • Jul 13 Eddie Boyd, blues vocal/pianist, dies at 79
  • Jul 13 Robert Michael Payton, pizza magnate, dies at 50
  • Jul 14 Patrick Crommelynck, Belgian pianist, commits suicide
  • Jul 14 Robert Jungk, German/French/Us/Austrian philosopher/historian, dies
  • Jul 14 Taeko Kuwata, Japanese/Belgian pianist, commits suicide
  • Jul 15 Jeanne Bieruma Oosting, Dutch painter/illustrator, dies
  • Jul 16 M Vink, surgeon (1st Dutch kidney transplant), dies at 78
  • Jul 16 Madzy Rollin Couquerque, tennis star/international hockey, dies at 91
  • Jul 17 Jean Borotra, [Flying Basque], Fr tennis star (Davis Cup), dies at 95
  • Jul 18 Gottfried Reinhardt, [Goldmann], German/US director, dies at 83
  • Jul 19 Christian-Jaque, [Christian Maudet], French director (Nana), dies
  • Jul 19 Frederik "Frits" van der More, archaeologist/art historian, dies at 87
  • Jul 19 Gottfried Reinhardt, theatre Producer, dies at 81
  • Jul 19 Nathan Susskind, Slovak/US linguist (Yiddish), dies at 87
  • Jul 19 Nick Banton, founder of Body Positive, dies at 37
  • Jul 20 Paul Delvaux, Belgian surrealist painter, dies at 96
  • Jul 20 Reginald Hall, endocrinologist, dies at 83
  • Jul 21 Dorothy Collins, singer (Your Hit Parade), dies at 67
  • Jul 21 John Ernest, constructionist Artist, dies at 72
  • Jul 21 Marjorie Dorothy Chandler Collins, jazz singer, dies at 67
  • Jul 23 Aad Ivens, Dutch checkers player, dies at 80
  • Jul 23 Hans J Salter, Aust/US composer (Deanna-Durbin musicals), dies at 98
  • Jul 23 Henry William Collins, artist, dies at 84
  • Jul 24 Grete Schickedanz, German head mistress, dies at 82
  • Jul 24 Wangila Napunyi, welterweight boxer (Olympic-gold-1988), dies at 26
  • Jul 25 John M Dengler, jazz Bass Sax/Trumpet/Trombone, dies at 67
  • Jul 26 Marino Iandioro, canned tomato pioneer, dies at 64
  • Jul 26 Thomas Davis, US movie editor/son of MGM-chief Frank D, dies at 26
  • Jul 26 Terry (Owen John) Scott, English actor and comedian (Carry On Films) aged 67
  • Jul 27 H Minderop, founder/chairman (TROS-radio/TV), dies
  • Jul 27 Rosa Chacel, Spanish author, dies at 96
  • Jul 27 Tatiana Tauer, harpist, dies at 48
  • Jul 27 Kevin Carter, a South African photojournalist and Pulitzer Prize winner & member of the Bang-Bang Club, suicide at 33
  • Jul 28 Bernard Delfont, Rus/British impresario (Thorn EMI), dies at 84
  • Jul 28 Colin Turnbull, anthropologist, dies at 69
  • Jul 28 Selwyn Powell, art Editor, dies at 82
  • Jul 29 Dorothy Crowfoot-Hodgkin, British biochemist (B-12, Nobel 1964), dies at 78
  • Jul 29 Francisco Veguillas, Spanish general, murdered at 68
  • Jul 29 John Bayard Britton, abortion doctor, killed by Paul Hill
  • Jul 30 Enid Balint-Edmonds, British psychoanalyst, dies at 90
  • Jul 30 Henry Mackie, designer of the Belfast Calorimeter, dies at 73
  • Jul 30 Theo van Scheltinga, skater, dies at 80
  • Jul 31 Anne Shelton, British singer (Glenn Miller Band), dies at 66
  • Jul 31 Caitlin Thomas, dies
  • Jul 31 G de Ru, chairman of Dutch Reformed Synode, dies
  • Jul 31 Pieter C Buitendijk, co-founder (Free Netherlands), dies at 92