Famous Deaths in November 1997

  • 2nd G Harry Stine, writer, dies at 69
  • 2nd Roy McMillan, baseball player (Reds), dies of heart failure at 68
  • 4th George Chambers, PM of Trinidad & Tobago (1981-86), dies
  • 4th H Richard Hornberger, surgeon (inspired M*A*S*H), dies at 73
  • 4th Wally Bruner, journalist (ABC, What's My Line), dies at 66
  • 5th James Robert Baker, American novelist, screenwriter (b. 1946)
  • 5th Isaiah Berlin, Latvian-born historian of ideas (b. 1909)
  • 5th Epic Soundtracks, English musician (Swell Maps, Crime and the City Solution, These Immortal Souls) (b. 1959)
  • 6th Phillipo Seed, social work academic, dies at 67
  • 9th Helenio Herrera, French football player and coach (b. 1910)
  • 10th William Alland, actor (Citizen Kane), dies at 81
  • 10th Tommy Tedesco, American musician (b. 1930)
  • 11th Rodney Milburn, American athlete (b. 1950)
  • 12th William Matthews, poet, dies at 55
  • 12th Carlos Surinach, Spanish composer (b. 1915)
  • 13th William John Elwyn Davies, painter, dies at 80
  • 13th AndrĂ© Boucourechliev, French composer (b. 1925)
  • 13th Dawud M. Mu'Min, American murderer (b. 1953)
  • 14th Eddie Arcaro, jockey (won 2 Triple Crowns), dies at 81
  • 14th Stefan Lorant, writer/actor, dies at 96
  • 15th Saul Chaplin, director (West Side Story), dies at 85
  • 15th William Perrie, prison governor, dies at 79
  • 16th George Petrie, actor (Honeymooners), dies on 85th birthday
  • 16th Georges Marchais, Sec Gen of French Communist Party (1972-94), dies
  • 16th Russ "Mad Monk" Meyer, pitcher (Philadelphia Phillies), dies at 74
  • 19th Christina Corrigan, obese girl (680 lbs), dies at 13
  • 19th Durlyn Eddmonds, murderer, executed at 45
  • 19th Frank Joseph Kofsky, teacher/writer, dies at 62
  • 19th Walter Stewart, murderer, executed at 42
  • 20th Gary Burris, murderer (Kenneth Chambers), executed in Indiana
  • 20th Robert Palmer, rock critic, dies at 52
  • 20th Dick Littlefield, baseball player (b. 1926)
  • 21st Ismail Fahmi, external minister of Egypt in (1973-77), dies
  • 22nd Joanna Moore, actress (Bronx, Hindenburg), dies at 63

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22nd Michael Hutchence, Australian rocker (INXS), commits suicide at 37

INXS rocker Michael Hutchence
INXS rocker
Michael Hutchence
  • 22nd Tom Blackburn, writer, dies at 71
  • 25th Charles Hallahan, actor (Hunter), dies of heart attack at 54
  • 25th Fenton Robinson, US blues guitarist (Tennessee Woman), dies at 62
  • 25th Hastings Kamuzu Band, PM/Pres of Malawi (1964-66/66-94), dies
  • 25th Barbara, French singer (b. 1930)
  • 26th Francis Paudras, designer/jazz fan, dies at 62
  • 27th Buck Leonard, Hall of Famer in Negro League, dies at 90
  • 27th Henry Charnock, oceanographer, dies at 76
  • 28th Georges Marchal, actor (Dirty Game, Blondine), dies at 77
  • 29th Coleman Young, 1st African American mayor of Detroit, dies at 79
  • 30th Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian, dies at 37
  • 30th Kathy Acker, writer, dead Cancer Died, dies at 54
  • 30th Ron Gulliford, educationalist, dies at 76