Famous Deaths in May 2003

  • 1st Miss Elizabeth, American wrestler (b. 1960)
  • 3rd Suzy Parker, American actress (b. 1932)
  • 5th Walter Sisulu, South African activist (b. 1912)
  • 6th Art Houtteman, baseball player (b. 1927)
  • 9th Russell B. Long, U.S. Senator from Louisiana (b. 1918)
  • 10th Milan Vukcevich, Yugoslavian chemist and chess problem composer (b. 1937)
  • 11th Noel Redding, English bassist (The Jimi Hendrix Experience) (b. 1945)
  • 12th Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan, French UN High Commissioner for Refugees (b. 1933)

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14th Dave DeBusschere, American basketball player, dies of a heart attack at 62

NBA Forward and MLB Player Dave DeBusschere
NBA Forward and MLB Player
Dave DeBusschere
  • 14th Wendy Hiller, British actress (b. 1912)
  • 14th Robert Stack, American actor (b. 1919)

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15th June Carter Cash, American musician and singer dies aged 73

Country Singer June Carter Cash
Country Singer
June Carter Cash
  • 15th George Francis, British gangster (b. 1940)
  • 16th Mark McCormack, American businessman (b. 1930)
  • 17th Frank "Pop" Ivy, American and Canadian football coach (b. 1916)
  • 18th Anna Santisteban, Puerto Rican beauty contest organizer (b. 1914)
  • 18th Barb Tarbox, Canadian anti-smoking crusader (b. 1961)
  • 21st Frank D. White, American politician (b. 1933)
  • 21st Alejandro de Tomaso, Argentine-Italian racing driver and car manufacturer (b. 1928)
  • 22nd Ousmane Zongo, Burkinab√© shooting victim
  • 23rd Jean Yanne, French actor and director (b. 1933)
  • 24th Rachel Kempson, English actress (b. 1910)
  • 25th Jeremy Michael Ward, American musician (The Mars Volta) (b. 1976)
  • 26th Kathleen Winsor, American writer (b. 1919)
  • 27th Luciano Berio, Italian composer (b. 1925)
  • 28th Oleg Makarov, cosmonaut (b. 1933)
  • 28th Martha Scott, American actress (Ben-Hur), dies at 90
  • 28th Ilya Prigogine, Russian-born physicist and chemist, recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry (b. 1917)
  • 29th David Jefferies, British motorcycle racer (b. 1972)
  • 30th Mickie Most, English record producer (b. 1938)