Famous Deaths in December 2003

  • 1st Clark Kerr, first Chancellor of the University of California, Berkeley (b. 1911)
  • 1st Eugenio Monti, Italian bobsledder (b. 1928)
  • 2nd Alan Davidson, British author (b. 1924)
  • 3rd David Hemmings, English actor (b. 1941)
  • 4th Iggy Katona, American race car driver (b. 1916)
  • 6th Carlos Manuel Arana Osorio, President of Guatemala (b. 1918)
  • 6th Jerry Tuite, American professional wrestler (b. 1966)
  • 6th Hans Hotter, German bass-baritone (b. 1909)
  • 7th Carl F. H. Henry American theologian and publisher (b. 1913)
  • 7th Azie Taylor Morton, Treasurer of the United States (b. 1936)
  • 8th Rubén González, Cuban pianist (Buena Vista Social Club) (b. 1919)
  • 9th Paul Simon, U.S. Senator from Illinois (b. 1928)
  • 9th Norm Sloan, American basketball coach (b. 1926)
  • 11th Ahmadou Kourouma, Ivorian writer (b. 1927)
  • 12th Heydər Əliyev, President of Azerbaijan (b. 1923)
  • 12th Joseph Anthony Ferrario, American Catholic prelate (b. 1926)
  • 12th Keiko, orca (killer whale), star of Free Willy (b. 1976)
  • 13th William V. Roth, Jr., U.S. Senator (b. 1921)
  • 14th Jeanne Crain, American actress (b. 1925)
  • 14th Blas Ople, foreign minister of the Philippines (b. 1927)
  • 15th George Fisher, American political cartoonist (b. 1923)
  • 15th Keith Magnuson, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1947)
  • 16th Robert Stanfield, Premier of Nova Scotia (b. 1914)
  • 16th Gary Stewart, American musician and songwriter (b. 1945)
  • 17th Brian Lee, father of Wikipedia user, James Lee (b. 1948)
  • 17th Ed Devereaux, Australian actor (b. 1925)

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17th Otto Graham, NFL Quarterback, dies of a heart aneurysm at 82

NFL Quarterback Otto Graham
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Otto Graham
  • 19th Peter Carter-Ruck, English lawyer (b. 1914)
  • 19th Hope Lange, American actress (b. 1933)
  • 19th Les Tremayne, English-born American actor (b. 1913)
  • 21st Prince Alfonso of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Spanish playboy and businessman (b. 1924)
  • 22nd Dave Dudley, American singer (b. 1928)
  • 25th Nicholas Mavroules, American politician (b. 1929)
  • 27th Alan Bates, English actor (b. 1934)
  • 27th Iván Calderón, Puerto Rican baseball player (b. 1962)
  • 28th Benjamin Hacker, American admiral (b. 1935)
  • 29th Earl Hindman, American actor (b. 1942)
  • 29th Dinsdale Landen, English actor (b. 1932)
  • 29th Bob Monkhouse, English comedian and game show host (b. 1928)
  • 30th David Bale, South African-born activist (b. 1941)
  • 30th John Gregory Dunne, American writer (b. 1932)
  • 30th Anita Mui, Hong Kong singer and actress (b. 1963)
  • 31st Arthur R. von Hippel German-born physicist (b. 1898)