Famous Deaths for Year 1998 (Part 2)

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Deaths 151 - 288 of 288

Jun 21st - Al Campanis, American baseball executive (b. 1916)
Jun 23rd - Maureen O'Sullivan, Irish actress (b. 1911)
Jun 25th - Lounès Matoub, a famous Berber Kabyle singer (b. 1956)
Jun 27th - Gilles Rocheleau, French Canadian politician (b. 1935)
Jun 29th - Horst Jankowski, German pianist (b. 1936)
Jul 3rd - Danielle Bunten Berry, American software developer (b. 1949)
Jul 5th - Sid Luckman, American football player (b. 1916)
Jul 6th - Roy Rogers, American actor (b. 1911)
Jul 7th - Brigadier Theuns Swanepoel, South African Security Police notorious for ordering the police to shoot at protesting school children in 1976, 70
Jul 12th - Serge Lemoyne, French Canadian artist (b. 1941)
Jul 12th - Jimmy Driftwood, American folk songwriter and musician (b. 1907)
Jul 14th - Richard McDonald, American fast food pioneer (b. 1909)
Jul 16th - John Henrik Clarke, American historian and scholar (b. 1915)
Jul 19th - Elmer Valo, baseball player (b. 1921)
Jul 20th - June Byers, American professional wrestler (b. 1922)
Jul 21st - Alan Shepard, astronaut (b. 1923)
Jul 21st - Robert Young, American actor (b. 1907)
Jul 22nd - Hermann Prey, German bass-baritone (b. 1929)
Jul 25th - Tal Farlow, American jazz guitarist (b. 1921)
Jul 27th - Binnie Barnes, British actress (b. 1903)
Jul 28th - Lenny McLean, English bareknuckle fighter (b. 1949)
Jul 29th - Jerome Robbins, American choreographer (b. 1918)
Jul 30th - Buffalo Bob Smith, American television host (Howdy Doody) (b. 1917)
Aug 1st - Eva Bartok, Hungarian-born actress (b. 1927)
Aug 2nd - Shari Lewis, American puppeteer and ventriloquist (Lamb Chop), dies at 64
Aug 3rd - Alfred Schnittke, Russian composer (b. 1934)
Aug 4th - Yuri Artyukhin, Russian cosmonaut (b. 1930)
Aug 5th - Todor Zhivkov, Bulgarian dictator (b. 1911)
Aug 5th - Otto Kretschmer, German U-boat commander (b. 1912)
Aug 6th - Andre Weil, French mathematician (b. 1906)
Aug 8th - Mahmoud Saremi, Iranian journalist
Aug 13th - Julien Green, American novelist (b. 1900)
Aug 13th - Nino Ferrer, French-Italian singer and composer (b. 1934)
Aug 17th - Wladyslaw Komar, Polish track and field athlete (b. 1940)
Aug 17th - Tadeusz Slusarski, Polish track and field athlete (b. 1950)
Aug 18th - Persis Khambatta, Indian actress (Star Trek), dies of a heart attack at 49
Aug 20th - Raquel Rastenni, Danish singer (b. 1915)
Aug 24th - E.G. Marshall, American actor (b. 1910)
Aug 26th - Frederick Reines, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1918)
Sep 1st - Józef Krupiński, Polish poet (b. 1930)
Sep 1st - Cary Middlecoff, American golfer (b. 1921)
Sep 2nd - Allen Drury, American author (b. 1918)
Sep 2nd - Jackie Blanchflower, Irish footballer (b. 1933)
Sep 4th - Elizabeth Kata, Australian writer, A Patch of Blue (b. 1912)
Sep 5th - Verner Panton, Danish designer (b. 1926)
Sep 5th - Leo Penn, American film director (b. 1921)
Film director, screenwriter Akira KurosawaFilm director, screenwriter Akira Kurosawa (Sep 6th) Sep 6th - Akira Kurosawa, Japanese film director (Seven Samurai, Kagemusha), dies at 88
Sep 9th - Bill Cratty, American modern dancer and choreographer (b. 1951)
Sep 10th - Carl Forgione, British actor (b. 1944)
Sep 11th - Dane Clark, American actor (b. 1913)
Sep 13th - Harry Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1926)
Sep 13th - George Wallace, American politician (b. 1919)
Sep 17th - Ted Binion, Las Vegas casino heir (b. 1943)
Sep 21st - Florence Griffith Joyner, American athlete (b. 1959)
Sep 23rd - Mary Frann, American actress (b. 1943)
Sep 26th - Betty Carter, American singer (b. 1930)
Sep 27th - Doak Walker, American football player (b. 1927)
Sep 27th - Narita Bryan, Japanese racehorse (b. 1991)
Sep 29th - Tom Bradley, Mayor of Los Angeles (D-1973-93), dies at 80
American Politician Tom BradleyAmerican Politician Tom Bradley (Sep 29th) Sep 29th - Jared High, victim of bullying and suicide (b. 1985)
Sep 30th - Dan Quisenberry, American baseball player, dies at 45
Oct 1st - Pauline Julien, French Canadian singer (b. 1928)
Oct 2nd - Gene Autry, American singer, actor, and entrepreneur (b. 1907)
Oct 2nd - Olivier Gendebien, Belgian racing driver (b. 1924)
Oct 3rd - Roddy McDowall, English actor (b. 1928)
Oct 6th - Mark Belanger, American baseball player (b. 1944)
Oct 7th - Arnold Jacobs, American tuba player a.k.a. Song and Wind (b. 1915)
Oct 10th - Clark Clifford, United States Secretary of Defense (b. 1906)
Oct 10th - Tommy Quaid, Irish hurler (b. 1957)
Oct 11th - Richard Denning, American actor (b. 1914)
Oct 12th - Mario Beaulieu, French Canadian politician (b. 1930)
Oct 12th - Matthew Shepard, American murder victim (b. 1976)
Oct 14th - Cleveland Amory, American writer and animal rights activist (b. 1917)
Oct 14th - Frankie Yankovic, American musician (b. 1916)
Oct 16th - Jon Postel, American Internet pioneer (b. 1943)
Oct 17th - Joan Hickson, British actress (b. 1906)
Oct 17th - Hakim Mohammed Said, Pakistani scholar and philanthropist
Oct 21st - Francis W. Sargent, 64th Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1915)
Oct 22nd - Eric Ambler, English novelist (b. 1909)
Oct 23rd - Barnett Slepian, American physician (b. 1946)
Oct 28th - James Goldman, American screenwriter/playwright (The Lion in Winter) dies of a heart attack at 71
Poet Ted HughesPoet Ted Hughes (Oct 28th) Oct 28th - Ted Hughes, British Poet Laureate dies aged 68
Oct 29th - Paul Misraki, French songwriter (b. 1908)
Oct 31st - Elmer Vasko, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1935)
Nov 2nd - Vincent Winter, British actor (b. 1957)
Nov 3rd - Bob Kane, comic artist and Batman co-creator (b. 1915)
Nov 6th - Marcel Gauthier, Canadian wrestler (b. 1928)
Nov 8th - Jean Marais, French actor (b. 1913)
Nov 9th - Ursula Reit, German actress (b. 1914)
Nov 10th - Mary Millar, English actress (b. 1936)
Nov 11th - Frank Brimsek, American ice hockey player (b. 1913)
Nov 13th - Edwige Feuillère, French actress (b. 1907)
Nov 13th - Valerie Hobson, British actress (b. 1917)
Nov 13th - Red Holzman, American basketball coach (b. 1920)
Nov 13th - Michel Trudeau, Canadian outdoorsman, son of Pierre Trudeau (b. 1975)
Nov 15th - Ludvik Danek, Czechoslovak discus thrower (b. 1937)
Nov 15th - Stokely Carmichael, American civil rights activist (b. 1941)
Nov 17th - Esther Rolle, American actress (b. 1920)
Nov 19th - Ted Fujita, Japanese-born American meteorologist (b. 1920)
Nov 20th - Galina Starovoitova, Russian politician (b. 1946)
Nov 22nd - Stu Unger, American poker player (b. 1953)
Nov 25th - Nelson Goodman, American philosopher (b. 1906)
Nov 25th - Flip Wilson, American actor and comedian (b. 1933)
Nov 26th - Jonathan Kwitny, American reporter (b. 1941)
Nov 27th - Barbara Acklin, American singer and songwriter (b. 1943)
Nov 28th - Kerry Wendell Thornley, co-founder of Discordianism (b. 1938)
Nov 29th - Martin Ruane, English professional wrestler (b. 1947)
Nov 29th - Frank Latimore, American actor (b. 1925)
Dec 1st - Freddie Young, British cinematographer (b. 1902)
Dec 3rd - Pierre Hétu, Quebec conductor and pianist (b. 1936)
Dec 5th - Al Gore, Sr., American politician (b. 1907)
Dec 7th - John Addison, British composer (b. 1920)
Dec 9th - Shaughnessy Cohen, Canadian politician (b. 1948)
Boxing Champ Archie MooreBoxing Champ Archie Moore (Dec 9th) Dec 9th - Archie Moore, American boxer, dies at 81
Dec 11th - André Lichnerowicz, Polish-French physicist (b. 1915)
Dec 11th - Lynn Strait, American singer (Snot) (b. 1968)
Dec 12th - Marco Denevi, Argentine writer (b. 1922)
Dec 12th - Mo Udall, American politician (b. 1922)
Dec 12th - Lawton Chiles, U.S. Senator from Florida and Governor of Florida (b. 1930)
Dec 14th - Annette Strauss, American philanthropist (b. 1924)
Dec 14th - Norman Fell, American actor (b. 1924)
Dec 14th - Aloyisus Leon Higginbotham, Jr., American civil rights activist and author (b. 1928)
Dec 16th - William Gaddis, American writer (b. 1922)
Dec 18th - Lev Demin, Soviet cosmonaut (b. 1926)
Dec 19th - Antonio Ordóñez, Spanish bullfighter (b. 1932)
Dec 19th - Mel Fisher, American treasure hunter (b. 1922)
Dec 20th - Irene Hervey, American actress (b. 1910)
Dec 20th - Chester P. Lyons, Canadian naturalist and author (b. 1915)
Dec 21st - Roger Avon, Durham actor (b. 1914)
Dec 21st - Karl Denver, Scottish singer (b 1931)
Dec 21st - Ernst Gunther Schenck, German doctor who joined the Sturmabteilung in 1933 {b. 1904)
Dec 22nd - Michelle Thomas, American actress (b. 1969)
Physicist Raemer SchreiberPhysicist Raemer Schreiber (Dec 24th) Dec 24th - Raemer Schreiber, American Physicist (Manhattan Project) who helped develop the first atomic bomb during World War II and prepared the Fat Man bomb that was used in the bombing of Nagasaki, dies at 88
Dec 25th - John Pulman, English snooker player (b. 1926)
Dec 25th - Bryan MacLean, American singer, musician and songwriter (Love) (b. 1946)
Dec 29th - Jean-Claude Forest, writer and illustrator of comics (Barbarella) (b. 1930)
Dec 30th - Johnny Moore, American singer (The Drifters) (b. 1934)
Dec 30th - George Webb, English actor (b. 1911)

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