Famous Deaths in 1996 (Part 4)

Deaths 601 - 800 of 1,166

  • Jun 28 Piers Gray, critic/writer, dies at 49
  • Jun 28 Ronald George Woodman, pilot, dies at 82
  • Jun 28 Willard F. McMurry, musician, dies at 89
  • Jun 29 Alexander George Ogston, biochemist, dies at 85
  • Jun 29 Bobby Keetch, footballer/entrepreneur, dies at 54
  • Jun 29 Pamela Mason, actress (Wild in the Streets), dies at 78
  • Jun 30 Hugh Henry Home Popham, aviator/writer/poet, dies at 76
  • Jun 30 Margaux Hemingway, model/actress (Lipstick), commits suicide at 41
  • Jun 30 Michael Parkin, journalist, dies at 74
  • Jun 30 Norman Aldridge, biochemical toxicologist, dies at 76
  • Jun 30 Jef Maes, Belgian composer and violinist, dies at 91
  • Jul 1 Alfred Marks, actor (Fanny Hill, Desert Mice), dies at 75
  • Jul 1 Margaux Hemmingway, actress (Lipstick), dies at 41
  • Jul 1 Richard Michael Fraser, political administrator, dies at 80
  • Jul 1 Steve Tesich, screenwriter/playwright, dies at 53
  • Jul 2 Hugh Davson, physiologist/writer, dies at 86
  • Jul 3 Raaj Kumar, Hindi actor (Tiranga, Saudagar), dies at 69
  • Jul 4 Clay [David] Jones, Welsh gardener (BBC Gardener's Question Time), dies at 72
  • Jul 4 Leo Avery, abbot of Quarr, dies at 58
  • Jul 5 Anne Schumacher Hummert, radio pioneer, dies at 91
  • Jul 5 Clyde Wiegand, physicist, dies at 81
  • Jul 5 Lorna Young, salesperson, dies at 44
  • Jul 5 Erik Wickberg, The Salvation Army general (b. 1904)
  • Jul 6 Kathy Ahern, American golfer (b. 1949)
  • Jul 7 Albrecht Luitpold Michael Wittelsbach, duke of Bavaria, dies at 91
  • Jul 8 Amschel Rothschild, banker, dies at 41
  • Jul 8 Ernest Armstrong, British politician (L) and teacher, dies at 81
  • Jul 8 James Woodie Alexander, songwriter/vocalist, dies at 80
  • Jul 8 Thomas Mitchell, architect/engineer, dies at 90
  • Jul 9 Christopher Casson, actor (Educating Rita, Zardoz), dies at 84
  • Jul 9 Douglas G Chapman, biomathematical statistician, dies at 76
  • Jul 9 Melvin Mouron Belli, attorney/actor (Star Trek), dies at 88
  • Jul 9 Peter Martini, British journalist, dies at 31
  • Jul 9 Susan Cowdy, British ornithologist, dies at 81
  • Jul 10 Eladio Rusconi, writer/publisher/businessman, dies at 79
  • Jul 11 Louis Gottlieb, musician, dies at 72
  • Jul 11 Martin Corbett, gay activist, dies at 51
  • Jul 12 Andrew Rodger Waterson, scholar Naturalist, dies at 84
  • Jul 12 Gottfried von Einem, composer, dies at 78
  • Jul 12 John Boon, English publisher (MiIls and Boon), dies at 79
  • Jul 12 John Chancellor, news anchor (VOA, NBC), dies at 68
  • Jul 12 John William Chancellor, journalist, dies at 68
  • Jul 12 Jonathan Melvoin, keyboardist (Smashing Pumpkins), dies of heorin OD
  • Jul 12 Nazar Mohammad, cricketer (Pakistan's 1st five Tests 1952-53), dies
  • Jul 12 William Darling, journalist, dies at 73
  • Jul 13 Joyce Buck, actress/interior designer, dies at 71
  • Jul 13 Pandro S Berman, film producer, dies at 91
  • Jul 13 Walter Hassan, engineer, dies at 91
  • Jul 14 Frederick Angus Armstrong, journalist, dies at 82
  • Jul 14 Kenneth Tompkins Bainbridge, physicist, dies at 91
  • Jul 14 Kim Besly, activist, dies at 69
  • Jul 14 Jeff Krosnoff, CART driver (b. 1964)
  • Jul 15 Dana Hill, actress (Vacation), dies at 32
  • Jul 16 John Panozzo, drummer, dies at 48
  • Jul 16 Adolf von Thadden, German politician, (b. 1921)
  • Jul 17 Alan McGilvray, Australian cricketer (NSW 1933-37) and radio commentator (1935-85), dies at 85
  • Jul 17 Amancio D'Silva, musician, dies at 60
  • Jul 17 [Bryan] Chas Chandler, English rock bassist (The Animals-House of the Rising Sun) and manager of Jimi Hendrix, dies at 57
  • Jul 17 Chris Komar, American dancer, dies of aids at 48
  • Jul 17 Geoffrey Jellicoe, English landscape architect, dies at 95
  • Jul 17 John William Fozard, aircraft designer, dies at 68
  • Jul 17 Paul Touvier, French WW II criminal, dies at 81
  • Jul 17 Sid Sussman, beauty pageant organizer, dies of heart attack
  • Jul 18 Hans Fellner, bookseller, dies at 71
  • Jul 19 David Nicolson, British businessman and politician, dies at 73
  • Jul 19 Emmanual Tettey Mensah, musician, dies at 77
  • Jul 19 Lawrence Martin Jenco, priest, dies at 61
  • Jul 19 Mervyn Hugh Cowie, willife conservationist, dies at 87
  • Jul 19 Owen Tudor Williams, civil engineer, dies at 79
  • Jul 19 Pran Nath Chhuttani, Indian physician and teacher, dies at 81
  • Jul 20 Colin Campbell Mitchell, soldier, dies at 70
  • Jul 20 Peter Malcolm Gordon Raleigh, journalist, dies at 77
  • Jul 21 Francis James Claude Piggott, soldier, dies at 85
  • Jul 21 Gerald McArthur, detective, dies at 70
  • Jul 21 Herb Edelman, actor (Odd Couple, St Elsewhere), dies of emphysema 62
  • Jul 21 James Tye, safety expert, dies at 74
  • Jul 21 John Kevin Moorhouse, test pilot, dies at 50
  • Jul 21 Macha Louis Rosenthal, critic/poet, dies at 79
  • Jul 21 Wolf Morris, actor (Padmasambhava-Dr Who), dies at 71
  • Jul 22 Courtney Alexandre Henriques Laws, community leader, dies at 65
  • Jul 22 Leon Shenandoah, native American leader, dies at 81
  • Jul 22 Peter Ludwig, businessman/art collector, dies at 71
  • Jul 22 Richard Day, engineer/development expert, dies at 48
  • Jul 22 Robert Collins, keyboard player, dies at 33
  • Jul 22 Tamara Danz, German singer (Silly), dies of cancer at 43
  • Jul 23 Aliki Vougiouklaki, actress (Madalena), dies at 63
  • Jul 23 Jessica "Decca" Mitford, English author, activist and one of the Mitford sisters, dies at 78
  • Jul 23 John Corner, scientist, dies at 80
  • Jul 24 Howard Vernon, actor (Faceless, Delicatessen), dies at 82
  • Jul 24 Jock Wallace, Scottish football player and manager, dies at 60
  • Jul 24 Virginia Christine, actress (Mrs Olson), dies at 76
  • Jul 25 Raymond O'Malley, teacher, dies at 87
  • Jul 26 Arthur William Raynes McDonald, radar Pioneer/pilot, dies at 93
  • Jul 26 Evelyn Levine, composer, dies at 94
  • Jul 27 Ivan V. Lalić, Serbian poet, dies at 65
  • Jul 27 Jane Beverly Drew, English modernist architect, dies at 85
  • Jul 27 Peter James Frederick Green, CEO (LLoyd's of London), dies at 71
  • Jul 28 Harold C Fox, Fashion designer/musician, dies at 86
  • Jul 28 Mickey Fenn, docker/socialist, dies at 58
  • Jul 28 Roger Tory Peterson, ornithologist/artist, dies at 87
  • Jul 28 Marguerite "Marge" Ganser, pop singer (The Shangri-Las), dies at 48
  • Jul 29 Aruna Asaf Ali, politician, dies at 88
  • Jul 29 Ric Nordman, Canadian politician (b. 1919)
  • Jul 29 Jason Thirsk, American bassist (Pennywise) (b. 1967)
  • Jul 30 Alan Cheales, dominican priest, dies at 83

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Jul 30 Claudette Colbert, French-born American actress (It Happened One Night), dies of a stroke at 93

  • Jul 30 Magda Schneider, actress (Going Gay, Be Mine Tonight), dies at 87
  • Jul 31 Joan "Maudie" Warburton, painter, dies at 76
  • Jul 31 Michael Jinks, child care pioneer, dies at 59
  • Jul 31 Seagram Miller, American rapper (b. 1970)
  • Aug 1 John Lanigan, Australian operatic tenor (Covent Garden), dies at 75
  • Aug 1 Mohamed Farrah Aidid, Pres (ANS-CUS)/Somalia, dies
  • Aug 1 Pierre Lucien Claverie, bishop of Oran, dies at 58
  • Aug 1 Tadeusz Reichstein, Polish/Swiss chemist (Nobel 1950), dies at 99
  • Aug 1 Frida Boccara, French singer (b. 1940)
  • Aug 1 Lucille Teasdale-Corti, Canadian physician and international aid worker (b. 1929)
  • Aug 2 Humphrey Fisher, TV Producer, dies at 72
  • Aug 2 Michel Debre, PM of France in (1959-62), dies
  • Aug 2 U Hia Than, politician, dies at 52
  • Aug 3 Guido Alberti, literary patron/businessman, dies at 87
  • Aug 4 Geoff Hamilton, gardner/journalist, dies at 59
  • Aug 5 Abdulrahman Mohamed Babu, politician, dies at 72
  • Aug 5 Bruce Howard Lidington, actor (Sword of Valiant, Mosses), dies at 46
  • Aug 5 Frank Ulrich Marcus, playwright/critic, dies at 68
  • Aug 6 Buland Al Haidary, poet, dies at 69
  • Aug 6 Hernan Siles Zuazo, President of Bolivia (1956-60, 1982-85), dies at 82
  • Aug 6 Leonard John Coldwell, cricketer, dies at 63
  • Aug 6 Muhammad al-Badr, magnate of Northern Yemen (1962), dies
  • Aug 6 Ossie Raymond Clark, fashion designer, dies at 54
  • Aug 6 Richard Murphey Goodwin, economist, dies at 83
  • Aug 7 Anne Kristen, actress (Truth or Dare, Rachel-Dr Finlay), dies at 59
  • Aug 7 Gerald Etheridge Gomez, cricketer, dies at 76
  • Aug 7 Peter Winter, naval commander, dies at 78
  • Aug 8 Didi Duprat, French guitarist, dies at 69
  • Aug 8 Frank A Whittle, inventor of the Jet engine, dies at 89
  • Aug 8 George Richard Samways, children's writer, dies at 101
  • Aug 8 Herbert Huncke, writer, dies at 80
  • Aug 8 Julian Stryjkowski, writer, dies at 91
  • Aug 8 Nevill Francis Mott, physicist, dies at 90
  • Aug 9 James Whitman McLamore, businessman, dies at 70
  • Aug 9 Kenneth Fleetwood, fashion Designer, dies at 65
  • Aug 9 Ruth Holland, journalist, dies at 54
  • Aug 10 Adriano Mandarino Hypolito, priest, dies at 78
  • Aug 10 Rex Tucker, TV writer/director, dies at 83
  • Aug 11 Mel Taylor, drummer, dies at 63
  • Aug 11 Rafael Jeronym Kubelik, conductor, dies at 82
  • Aug 11 Sigmund Koch, psychologist/philosopher, dies at 79
  • Aug 12 Anthony Derrick Parsons, diplomat, dies at 73
  • Aug 12 Victor Ambartsumian, astrophysicist, dies at 87
  • Aug 13 António de Spínola, Portuguese general and conservative President of Portugal (1974), dies of a pulmonary embolism at 86
  • Aug 13 Christopher John Gray, priest, dies at 42
  • Aug 13 David Randall, British priest, founder of Cara, dies at 49
  • Aug 13 David Tudor, composer, dies at 70
  • Aug 13 Tom Mees, ESPN sports anchors (NHL), drowns at 46
  • Aug 13 W Gordon Smith, playwright, dies at 67
  • Aug 14 Camilla Horn, actress (Rebus, Vertigine, Matinee Idol), dies at 93
  • Aug 14 Sergiu Celibidache, conductor, dies at 84
  • Aug 14 Uzo Egonu, painter/print maker, dies at 64
  • Aug 15 Agnes Beatrice Read, medical social worker, dies at 86
  • Aug 15 Ernest Leslie Bouts, motor-racing driver, dies at 93
  • Aug 15 Masao Maruyama, social scientist, dies at 82
  • Aug 16 Eric Cullen, actor (Huntington Tower), dies at 31
  • Aug 16 Robert Lynn, anarchist, dies at 72
  • Aug 17 Edward Digby Baltzell, Ivy League sociologist, dies at 80
  • Aug 17 Eric Evans, English dean of St Paul's, dies at 68
  • Aug 18 Geoffrey Dearmer, poet, dies at 103
  • Aug 18 Hugo Gabriel Gryn, rabbi, dies at 66
  • Aug 20 George Brian Snape, businessman/rugby league entrepreneur, dies at 81
  • Aug 20 Rio Reiser, German rock singer (Ton Steine Scherben), dies at 46
  • Aug 21 Rosa Joyce Plesters Brommelie, conservation scientist, dies at 69
  • Aug 21 Sidney George Gray, company secretary, dies at 82
  • Aug 22 David Donaldson, painter, dies at 80
  • Aug 22 Robert Lewis Campbell Lorimer, publisher, dies at 77
  • Aug 22 William James Millar Mackenzie, political scientist, dies at 87
  • Aug 24 Ahmed Bahauddin, journalist, dies at 69
  • Aug 24 Emile Noel, international civil servant, dies at 73
  • Aug 24 John Christopherson, artist/collector, dies at 75
  • Aug 24 Robert Louis Tewdwr Moss, journalist/travel writer, dies at 42
  • Aug 25 Alexander Colleridge Vanderpuiye Baka Tetteh, actor/lawyer, dies at 64
  • Aug 25 Dai Houying, writer, dies at 58
  • Aug 25 Erskine Childers, UN official/civil servant, dies at 67
  • Aug 25 Les Burns, local councillor, dies at 53
  • Aug 25 Sylvia Fisher, opera Singer, dies at 86
  • Aug 26 Alejandro Lanusse, army officer/politician, dies at 77
  • Aug 26 Baron Baker, activist, dies at 71
  • Aug 26 Catherine Mary Hall, nurse, dies at 73
  • Aug 27 Abram Games, graphic artist, dies at 82
  • Aug 27 Alexander Lanusse, military President of Argentina (1971-73), dies
  • Aug 27 Greg Morris, actor (Mission Impossible), dies at 61
  • Aug 28 Lynda Carr, educationist, dies at 50
  • Aug 28 Phyllis Pearsall, painter/writer, dies at 89
  • Aug 30 Christine Pascal, actress/director (Smile, Elsa), dies at 43
  • Aug 30 Jose Toribio Merino, admiral/milt junta of Chile (1973-80), dies at 80
  • Aug 30 Louise Brown, dancer/teacher, dies at 89
  • Aug 31 David Scott, British priest, Chaplain to the Queen, dies at 72
  • Aug 31 Harald James Penrose, pilot, dies at 92
  • Aug 31 Milton "Tippy" Larkin, band leader, dies at 85
  • Aug 31 David Pollock, Viscount Hanworth, British barrister, dies at 80
  • Sep 1 Brother Adam Kehrle, benedictine monk/beekeeper, dies at 98
  • Sep 1 Charles Daniels, archaeologist, dies at 63