Famous Deaths in 1995 (Part 6)

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  • Dec 5 Victor Collin Matthews, businessman, dies on 76th birthday
  • Dec 5 Gwen Harwood, Australian poet (b. 1920)
  • Dec 5 Lisa McPherson, former Scientologist (b. 1959)
  • Dec 5 Stanley K Runcorn, British Geophysicist (reversals of earth's magnetic field), dies at 73
  • Dec 6 Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian, dies at 67
  • Dec 6 James "Scotty" Barrett Reston, journalist, dies at 86
  • Dec 6 John Trevor Key, photographer, dies at 48
  • Dec 6 Kathleen Harrison, actress (Fast Lady, Big Money), dies at 103
  • Dec 6 Leslie Wilkinson, journalist, dies at 97
  • Dec 6 [Schaff] Claire Polin, composer, dies at 69
  • Dec 7 Larry Bartlett, photographer, dies at 42
  • Dec 7 Tom Burns, British-Chilean publisher and editor, dies at 89
  • Dec 8 Carl Marsden, bodyguard, dies at 36
  • Dec 8 Ernest LeRoy Boyer, educator, dies at 67
  • Dec 8 John Gillett, film researcher, dies at 70
  • Dec 8 Mikki Doyle, journalist, dies at 79
  • Dec 8 George J. Lewis, Mexican-born actor (Don-Zorro), dies at 91
  • Dec 9 Benny Lee, entertainer, dies at 84
  • Dec 9 Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan (aviator), dies
  • Dec 9 Hugh Armstrong Clegg, industrial relations academic, dies at 75
  • Dec 9 Toni Cade Bambara, filmmaker, dies at 56
  • Dec 9 Vitali Viktorovich Savitsky, biologist/politician, dies at 40
  • Dec 9 Vivian Blaine, actress (Guys & Dolls), dies of heart failure at 74
  • Dec 10 Darren Robinson, singer, dies at 28
  • Dec 10 Gillian Rose, philosopher/writer, dies at 48
  • Dec 10 John Francis Boyd, journalist, dies at 85
  • Dec 10 Mary Madge Lascelles, literary critic/poet, dies at 95
  • Dec 10 Phillip Piratin, communist, dies at 88
  • Dec 11 Arthur Mullard, comedian, dies at 82
  • Dec 11 John Heawood, actor singer/choreographer (Pleasure Garden), dies at 75
  • Dec 11 Robert Shelton (Shapiro), journalist, dies at 69
  • Dec 12 Andrew Olle, broadcaster, dies at 48
  • Dec 12 David Lincoln Lightbown, politician, dies at 63
  • Dec 12 David Saul Marshall, diplomat lawyer/politician, dies at 97
  • Dec 12 James Altgens, JFK assassination photographer, dies at 76
  • Dec 12 Lindsay Oliver John Boynton, furniture historian, dies
  • Dec 12 Mary Bruce, dance Teacher, dies at 95
  • Dec 12 Mohyedin Alempour, tajik artist/journalist, dies at 50
  • Dec 13 Evangeline Bruce, hostess, dies at 81
  • Dec 13 Nancy LaMott, American singer, dies of cancer at 43
  • Dec 14 Don Anthony, bandleader/songwriter, dies at 85
  • Dec 14 Rob Harris, sky surfer, dies while skydiving at 28
  • Dec 15 James Geoffrey Cutcliffe Hepburn, tap-dancer/socialist, dies at 88
  • Dec 15 Manuel Gutierrez Mellado, PM of Defense of Spain (1977-81), dies at 83
  • Dec 16 Nina Verchinina, dancer choreographer/teacher, dies at 85
  • Dec 16 Johnny Moss, American poker player (b. 1907)
  • Dec 17 Lila Clark Knapp, publisher, dies at 63
  • Dec 18 Chaim Pearl, rabbi, dies at 76
  • Dec 18 Georgio Fini, restaurateur, dies at 70
  • Dec 18 Ross Thomas, author, dies at 69
  • Dec 18 Konrad Zuse, German engineer and computing pioneer (b. 1910)
  • Dec 18 Brian Brockless, English organist (b. 1926)
  • Dec 19 Dame Ruth Nita Barrow, governor-general of Barbados, dies at 79
  • Dec 19 Harold Watkinson, politician/businessman, dies at 85
  • Dec 19 Janet Wilder, stuntwoman, dies at 29
  • Dec 20 John Henry Jacques, co-operative retailer, dies at 90
  • Dec 20 Madge Sinclair, actress (Star Trek IV, Conrack, Convoy), dies at 55
  • Dec 21 Robert Francis Vere Heuston, professor of law, dies at 72
  • Dec 21 Trenchard Cox, museum director, dies at 90
  • Dec 22 Butterfly McQueen, actress (Gone With the Wind), dies in a fire at 84
  • Dec 22 James Meade, English economist, Bank of Sweden Prize winner (b. 1907)
  • Dec 23 David Land, impressario, dies at 77
  • Dec 23 Gabrielle Keiller, collector/golfer, dies at 87
  • Dec 23 Patric Reginald Lawrence Knowles, actor (Chisum, Mutiny), dies at 84
  • Dec 24 Geoffrey Pinnington, journalist, dies at 76
  • Dec 24 Harry McLevy, trade unionist, dies at 59
  • Dec 25 Dean Martin, singer/actor (Return to Me), dies at 78
  • Dec 25 Emmanuel Levinas, philosopher, dies at 89
  • Dec 25 Jimmy Boucher, cricketer (great Irish all-rounder 1929-54), dies
  • Dec 25 Nikolai [Nicolas Leonidovich] Slonimsky, musicologist, dies at 101
  • Dec 27 Jeremy John Beadle, writer/broadcaster, dies at 39
  • Dec 27 Peter Refn, Danish journalist/director (Violets are Blue), dies at 54
  • Dec 27 Shura Cherkassky, pianist, dies at 86
  • Dec 28 Harold Francis Collison, trade unionist, dies at 84
  • Dec 29 Hope Clara Chenhalls, food inspector, dies at 85

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Dec 29 Lita Grey, second wife of Charlie Chaplin, dies of cancer at 87

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  • Dec 29 Madeleine Barot, resistance heroine, dies at 86
  • Dec 29 Nello Celio, president of Switz (1972), dies at 81
  • Dec 30 Heiner Muller, dramatist, dies at 66
  • Dec 30 Roger W Suddards, solicitor, dies at 65
  • Dec 31 Calvin/Hobbes, (comic strip), dies
  • Dec 31 John Powell, campaigner, dies at 75