Famous Deaths in 1995 (Part 3)

Deaths 401 - 600 of 1,081

  • May 6 Noel Brotherston, Northern Irish footballer (b. 1956)
  • May 6 Hilda Toledano (b. 1907)
  • May 7 Ernest H Martin, impressario, dies at 75
  • May 7 Lawrence Josset, engraver, dies at 84
  • May 7 Maria Luisa Bemberg, fil maker, dies at 73
  • May 7 Ray McKinley, drummer, dies at 84
  • May 8 Carroll Best, bluegrass banjo, dies at 63
  • May 8 Jerry Zipkin, socialite, dies at 80
  • May 8 Prem Bhatia, journalist, dies at 83
  • May 8 Teresa Teng, singer, dies at 41
  • May 9 Abha Gandhi, servant to Gandhi, dies at 68
  • May 9 Charles Montgomery Monteith, publisher, dies at 74
  • May 9 Marshall Royal, jazz Sax/Clarinet, dies at 82
  • May 9 Percy Mansell, cricketer (355 runs in 13 Tests for South Africa), dies
  • May 10 Harold Berens, comedian, dies at 92
  • May 10 Hilde Jarecki, educationist, dies at 83
  • May 10 Jimmy Raney, jazz guitarist, dies at 67
  • May 11 Arthur Lubin, director (Francis The Talking Mule, Mr Ed), dies at 96
  • May 11 David Avidan, poet/writer, dies at 62
  • May 11 William John Phillips, actor (Nothing but a Man), dies at 80
  • May 11 Tibor Sarai, Hungarian composer, dies at 76
  • May 12 Arthur Lubin, film director, dies at 95
  • May 12 Giorgio Belladonna, bridge champion, dies at 71
  • May 12 Reza Abdoh, theatre Director, dies at 32
  • May 13 Cecil Marley, cricketer (WICBC pres 1971-74, Jamaican capt 1946), dies
  • May 14 Maezumi Hakuyu Taizan Koun, teacher (Zen Buddhism), dies at 64
  • May 14 Christian B. Anfinsen, American Nobel laureate (b. 1916)
  • May 15 Edouard Dermit, actor (Testament of Orpheus), dies at 69
  • May 15 Eric Richard Porter, actor (Crucible, Hennessy), dies at 67
  • May 15 Johnny Van Derrick, jazz violinist, dies at 68
  • May 15 Perry Lederman, folk singer, dies at 52
  • May 16 Lola Flores, Spanish singer, dancer and actress (Kuma Ching, Faraona), dies at 70
  • May 16 Ragnhild Marie Hatton, historian, dies at 82
  • May 17 Nathan "Dambuza" Mdledle, singer, dies at 72
  • May 18 Alexander Gudonov, Russian dancer/actor (Witness), dies at 45
  • May 18 Elisha Cook Jr, actor (Maltese Falcon, Shane), dies at 91

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May 18 Elizabeth Montgomery, actress (Bewitched), dies of cancer at 62

  • May 18 Gordon Reynolds, musician, dies at 74
  • May 18 Robert Harris, actor (Werewolf of London), dies at 95
  • May 19 Robert S. Dietz, American Geophysicist who proposed a theory of seafloor spreading in 1961, dies at 80
  • May 21 Kieron Walsh, academic, dies at 46
  • May 21 Les Aspin, US sec of Defense (1993-95), dies of stroke at 56
  • May 21 Patrick Bowles, writer/translator, dies at 68
  • May 22 Robert Flemyng, actor (Kafka, Rebecca, Funny Face), dies at 83

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May 24 Harold Wilson, British Prime Minister (Labour: 1964-70, 74-76), dies of cancer at 79

British Prime Minister Harold Wilson
British Prime Minister
Harold Wilson
  • May 24 Mike Pyne, jazz Pianist, dies at 54
  • May 25 Dany Robin, actress (Follow the Boys, Topaz, Julietta), dies at 68
  • May 25 Dick Curless, singer/songwriter, dies at 63
  • May 25 Krešimir Ćosić, Croatian basketball player (b. 1948)
  • May 26 Isadore "Friz" Freling, cartoon director (Sylvester), dies at 88
  • May 26 Ron Weatherburn, jazz pianist, dies at 61
  • May 26 Severn Darden, comedian (Second City), dies at 65
  • May 27 C W Stubblefield, music promoter, dies at 64
  • May 27 Ulyses Simpson Kay, composer, dies at 78
  • May 28 Daniela Rocca, actress (Battle of Austerlitz), dies at 57
  • May 28 Henning Kronstam, dancer, dies at 60
  • May 28 Jean Muir, British fashion designer, dies at 66
  • May 29 Margaret Chase Smith, 1st woman Rep & Sen (R-Me), dies at 97
  • May 30 Bobby Stokes, soccer star, dies at 44
  • May 30 Philip Owen A Sherrard, scholar theologian poet/translator, dies at 72
  • May 30 Ted Drake, soccer star, dies at 82
  • May 30 Thomas Dorrington Tomlinson, British national park warden, dies at 87
  • May 30 Lofty England, English automotive engineer and race team manager (b.1911)
  • May 31 Tim Mara, owner (NY Giants), dies at 59
  • May 31 Pavel Sivic, Slovenian composer, dies at 87
  • Jun 1 Prudence Hyman, dancer, dies at 80
  • Jun 1 Ronald Anthony "Tony" Clegg, property trader, dies at 58
  • Jun 3 Alastair Webster Mackie, poet/teacher, dies at 69
  • Jun 3 Dilys Powell, film Critic, dies at 93
  • Jun 3 Estelle Brody, actress (Safari, Kitty, Plaything), dies at 94
  • Jun 3 Frank Waters, American writer, dies at 92
  • Jun 3 Jean-Patric Manchette, thriller writer, dies at 52
  • Jun 4 Ernest Borneman, sexual researcher psychotherapist, dies at 80
  • Jun 4 Herta Ryder, literary agent, dies at 77
  • Jun 4 Paul WIlliams, climber, dies at 49
  • Jun 4 William J Law, sailor, dies at 84
  • Jun 5 Bettina Vernon-Warren, dancer, dies at 75
  • Jun 5 Jan Decadt Flemish composer, dies at 81
  • Jun 6 Imam Elissa, singer, dies at 76
  • Jun 6 James Anderson, writer, dies at 41
  • Jun 7 Joseph Tomelty, actor/playwright (Bedevilled, Moby Dick), dies at 84
  • Jun 7 Hsuan Hua, influential Buddhist master in the United States (b. 1918)
  • Jun 7 Sheikh Imam, Egyptian singer and composer, dies at 76
  • Jun 8 Juan Carlos Ongania, President of Argentina (1966-70), dies
  • Jun 8 Lord Erskine of Rerrick, peer, dies at 69
  • Jun 9 Charles Rowe, cricket (scored 0 in only Test for NZ v Aust 1946), dies
  • Jun 9 Frank Chacksfield, conductor/arranger, dies at 81
  • Jun 9 Walter Landor, designer, dies at 81
  • Jun 10 Ernest Anderson, publicist, dies at 85
  • Jun 10 Masaya Hanai, businessamn, dies at 82
  • Jun 10 Ron Morrisby, cricketer (prolific batsman for Tasmania 1931-52), dies
  • Jun 10 Ernest Flatt, American choreographer (Carol Burnett Show), dies at 76
  • Jun 11 Lovelace Watkins, singer, dies at 58
  • Jun 11 Luigi Innocenti, designer, dies at 71
  • Jun 12 Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, pianist, dies at 75
  • Jun 13 David Parry, guitarist, dies 53
  • Jun 14 Anthony Joly de Lotbiniere, television producer, dies at 69
  • Jun 14 Gesualdo Bufalino, novelist, dies at 74
  • Jun 14 Gordon Greig, journalist, dies at 63
  • Jun 14 Roger Joseph Zelazny, sci-fi writer, dies of cancer at 60
  • Jun 14 Rory Gallagher, Irish rock guitarist (See Here), dies at 47
  • Jun 14 Els Aarne, Estonian composer, dies at 78
  • Jun 15 Charles Bennett, screenwriter, dies at 95
  • Jun 16 Jack Wagner, actor/voice (Disneyland, Walt Disney World), dies
  • Jun 17 Claire Sterling, journalist, dies at 75
  • Jun 18 Arthur John Howard, actor (Frieda, Last Holiday, Paradiso), dies at 85
  • Jun 18 Charles Martin, cartoonist, dies at 85
  • Jun 19 Murray Dickie, opera singer/director, dies at 71
  • Jun 19 Richard Bernard Pape, POW escaper/writer, dies at 79
  • Jun 19 Peter Townsend, RAF officer (b. 1914)
  • Jun 20 Al Hansen, American artist (Fluxus), found dead at 67
  • Jun 20 Dennis Gomm, British composer and musician, dies at 84
  • Jun 20 Emil Mihai Cioran, writer/aphorist, dies at 84
  • Jun 20 Henry Iliffe Cozens, pilot, dies at 91
  • Jun 21 Kenneth Henry Lowry Lamb, broadcaster, dies at 71
  • Jun 21 Tristan Jones, British sailor and author, dies at 71
  • Jun 21 Laurence McKinley Gould, American Geologist and Polar Explorer who was chief scientist and second-in-command on the first expedition to the interior of Antarctica in 1929, dies at 98
  • Jun 22 Georges Yves Marie Congar, Dominican theologian cardinal, dies at 91

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Jun 23 Jonas Salk, American biologist who created the Polio vaccine, dies of heart failure at 80

Medical Researcher and Virologist Jonas Salk
Medical Researcher and Virologist
Jonas Salk
  • Jun 23 Anatoly Tarasov, Russian ice hockey coach (b. 1918)
  • Jun 24 Inshan Ali, cricketer (WI chinaman bowler 1971-77), dies
  • Jun 24 John Reginald "Nat" Allen, planning enforcement officer, dies at 66
  • Jun 24 John Richard Brinsley Norton, landowner, dies at 71
  • Jun 25 Warren Earl Burger, Supreme Court Justice, dies of heart failure at 78
  • Jun 27 Lionel Edmund "Sonny" Taylor, musician, dies at 70
  • Jun 27 Madeleine Gillian Jinkinson, medical administrator, dies at 59
  • Jun 27 Prez "Kidd" Kenneth, blues singer/guitarist, dies at 61
  • Jun 28 Donald Sinclair, vet, dies at 83

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Jun 29 Lana Turner, actress (Madame X), dies of cancer at 75

Actress Lana Turner
Actress
Lana Turner
  • Jun 29 Roy Rowland, film director, dies at 84
  • Jun 30 Barney Simon, theatre director/writer, dies at 63
  • Jun 30 Gale Gordon, comedian (Our Miss Brooks, Here's Lucy), dies at 89
  • Jun 30 Georgi Timofeyevich Beregovoi, USSR, cosmonaut (Soyuz 3), dies at 74
  • Jun 30 Phyllis Hyman, R&B/Jazz singer (Prime of My Life), suicides at 45
  • Jun 30 Sicco Mansholt, pres Commission of Europe (1972-1973), dies
  • 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