Famous Deaths in July 1995

  • Jul 1 Bruce Mitchell, South African cricketer (leading Test scorer with 3471), dies
  • Jul 1 Ronald Farrow, radio producer/priest, dies at 49
  • Jul 1 Wolfman Jack, disc jockey (Midnight Special), dies at 57
  • Jul 2 Gail Gordon, actor (Our Miss Brooks, Lucy Show), dies of cancer at 89
  • Jul 2 George Seldes, journalist, dies at 104
  • Jul 2 Gervase F Ashworth Jackson-Stops, architectural adviser, dies at 48
  • Jul 2 Krissy Taylor, American model (17 Mag), dies of respiratory problems at 17
  • Jul 3 Albert Hardy, photographer, dies at 82
  • Jul 3 Brad Lee Sexton, bass guitarist, dies at 47
  • Jul 3 Gil Wolman, situationist, dies at 65
  • Jul 3 Eddie Mazur, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1929)
  • Jul 4 Bob Ross, artist, dies at 52
  • Jul 4 Eva Gabor, Hungarian-born American actress (Green Acres), dies at 76
  • Jul 4 Jacques Berque, Islamic scholar, dies at 85
  • Jul 4 Richard "Pancho" Gonzalez, tennis great, dies of stomach cancer at 67
  • Jul 5 Adrienne Keith Cohen, travel editor, dies at 69
  • Jul 6 Aziz Nesin, Turkish writer, dies at 79
  • Jul 6 Helene Johnson, American Harlem Renaissance poet, dies at 87
  • Jul 6 Ivor Keys, musician/teacher, dies at 76
  • Jul 7 Gabor Ormai, viola Player, dies at 40
  • Jul 7 Geoffrey Freeman Allen, railway writer, dies at 73
  • Jul 8 Elizabeth Adams, madam, dies at 65
  • Jul 9 Jacques Molicard, translator/Navigator, dies at 62
  • Jul 9 James Cameron Tudor, politician, dies at 66
  • Jul 9 John Eric Tieman, production Manager (Guardian), dies at 67
  • Jul 9 Julian Graham Theodore Hough, actor (Deathwatch, Shout), dies at 47
  • Jul 9 W Fenton Morley, preacher, dies at 83
  • Jul 10 Hugh Dundas, fighter pilot/businessman, dies at 74
  • Jul 11 John Cruickshank, French scholar, dies at 70
  • Jul 12 Alan David Marks, pianist/composer, dies at 49
  • Jul 12 Earl Coleman, American jazz singer, dies at 69
  • Jul 12 Ernie Furtado, bassist, dies at 72
  • Jul 12 Michael Clegg, naturalist/broadcaster, dies at 62
  • Jul 13 Godtfred Kirk Christiansen, Danish toy manufacturer (Lego Group) (b. 1920)
  • Jul 14 Michael Naylor, English insurance broker (Endsleigh Insurance), dies at 59
  • Jul 15 Eddie J Bush, golf professional, dies at 83
  • Jul 15 Willie George "Bill" Woodruff Sr, vocalist, dies at 66
  • Jul 16 Charles Bruck, Hungarian/French/US conductor (Dutch Opera), dies at 83
  • Jul 16 Eleanore M "May" Sarton, Belg/US writer (Land of Silence), dies at 83
  • Jul 16 Juan Manuel Fangio, racing Driver, dies at 84
  • Jul 16 Max Factor Jr, makeup inventor, dies
  • Jul 16 Mordechai Gur, Israeli general, commits suicide at 65
  • Jul 16 Patsy Ruth Miller, actress (Wide Open, Sap, Twin Beds), dies at 91
  • Jul 16 Peter Francis de Sautoy, publisher, dies at 83
  • Jul 16 Stephen Harold Spender, writer, dies at 86
  • Jul 16 Travis Kemp, dancer/teacher, dies at 91
  • Jul 17 Herbert Hippauf, baseball player, dies at 56
  • Jul 17 Joe Hutton, northumbrian piper/shepherd, dies at 71
  • Jul 18 Fabio Casartelli, Italian olympian (Oly-gold-92), dies at 24
  • Jul 19 Dorothy McHugh, actress (I Fallen & I Can't Get Up), dies at 87
  • Jul 19 James Smiddy, high school basketball coach (1,216 wins), dies at 71
  • Jul 19 Michael Andrews, painter, dies at 66
  • Jul 19 Sydney Lipton, bandleader/violin, dies at 89
  • Jul 19 Yusef Bedri, educationist, dies at 82
  • Jul 20 Helmut Erich Robert Gernsheim, photographer/collector, dies at 82
  • Jul 20 Natalia Dmitrevna Shpiller, singer, dies at 85
  • Jul 21 Edwin "Russell" House, saxophonist, dies at 65
  • Jul 21 Elleston Trevor, author, dies
  • Jul 21 Jon Boulle, motorcyclist, dies at 59
  • Jul 22 Dave Clark, music promoter/songwriter, dies at 85
  • Jul 22 Harold Larwood, cricket (98 wkts bowling for Engl 1926-34), dies at 91
  • Jul 22 Percy Humphrey, American jazz trumpet player and bandleader in New Orleans, Louisiana, dies at 90
  • Jul 23 Bob Rundick, poet/DJ, dies at 52
  • Jul 23 Floyd McDaniel, blues singer/guitarist, dies at 80
  • Jul 24 Don Richard Carpenter, novelist, dies at 64
  • Jul 24 Jeremiah Jerry Patrick Lordam, songwriter/compser, dies at 61
  • Jul 24 Jerzy Bonawentura Toeplitz, filmmaker/teacher, dies at 94
  • Jul 24 Werner Grusch, film director, dies at 51
  • Jul 25 Charlie Rich, country singer (Lonely Weekends), dies at 62
  • Jul 25 Janice Elliott, English novelist, dies at 63
  • Jul 25 Osvaldo Pugliese, musician/composer, dies at 89
  • Jul 26 Eleanore Griffin, screenwriter, dies
  • Jul 26 George Romney, politician, dead Heart attack, dies at 88
  • Jul 26 Jaime de Mora y Aragon, actor/publicist (Last Judgement), dies at 70
  • Jul 26 Laurindo Almeida, composer/guitarist, dies at 76
  • Jul 26 Raymond Mailloux, Quebec politician (b. 1918)
  • Jul 27 Charles Hugh Shirley, publisher, dies at 56
  • Jul 27 Doris Mae Akers, gospel singer/songwriter, dies at 72
  • Jul 27 Miklos Rozsa, Hung movie composer (Atomic Cafe, Fedora), dies at 88
  • Jul 27 Rick Ferrell, Hall of Fame catcher, dies at 89
  • Jul 30 Biggie Rodwell Tembo Marasha, musician, dies at 36
  • Jul 30 Charles James Dunn, japanese scholar, dies at 80
  • Jul 30 Harry Shorto, linguist, dies at 75
  • Jul 31 Genevieve Tobin Keighley, actress (Zaza, Great Gambini), dies at 83