Famous Deaths in September 2003

  • Sep 1 Sir Terry Frost, British artist (b. 1915)
  • Sep 3 Paul Jennings Hill, American anti-abortion murderer (b. 1954)
  • Sep 4 Tibor Varga, Hungarian violinist and conductor (b. 1921)
  • Sep 4 Lola Bobesco, Romanian-born violinist (b. 1921)
  • Sep 5 Gisele MacKenzie, Canadian-born singer (b. 1927)
  • Sep 6 Harry Goz, American actor (b. 1932)
  • Sep 6 Mohammad Oraz, Iranian mountain climber (b. 1969)
  • Sep 7 The Great Antonio, Canadian eccentric (b. 1925)
  • Sep 7 Warren Zevon, American musician (b. 1947)
  • Sep 8 Jaclyn Linetsky, Canadian voice actress (b. 1986)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 8 Leni Riefenstahl, German film director (b. 1902)

Film director Leni Riefenstahl
Film director
Leni Riefenstahl
  • Sep 9 Larry Hovis, American actor (b. 1936)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 9 Edward Teller, Hungarian-American physicist, dies at 95

Physicist Edward Teller
Physicist
Edward Teller
  • Sep 9 Thomas Edward Allibone, English Physicist (Manhattan Project, high-voltage particle acceleration), dies at 99
  • Sep 11 Anna Lindh, Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs (b. 1957)
  • Sep 11 John Ritter, American actor (b. 1948)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Sep 12 Johnny Cash, American singer and guitarist (b. 1932)

Country Singer Johnny Cash
Country Singer
Johnny Cash
  • Sep 13 Frank O'Bannon, Governor of Indiana (b. 1930)
  • Sep 14 Yetunde Price, half-sister of Venus and Serena Williams (b. 1972)
  • Sep 14 John Serry, Sr., American musician, (b. 1915)
  • Sep 15 Jack Brymer, English clarinetist (b. 1915)
  • Sep 15 Josef Hirsal, Czech novelist (b. 1920)
  • Sep 16 Sheb Wooley, singer and actor (b. 1921)
  • Sep 17 Erich Hallhuber, German actor (b. 1951)
  • Sep 18 Emil Fackenheim, German Holocaust survivor and philosopher (b. 1916)
  • Sep 18 Bob Mitchell, British politician (b. 1927)
  • Sep 19 Slim Dusty [David Kirkpatrick], Australian country music singer-songwriter, dies of cancer at 76
  • Sep 20 Lord Williams of Mostyn, British politician (b. 1941)
  • Sep 20 Gordon Mitchell, American actor (b. 1923)
  • Sep 20 Simon Muzenda, Zimbabwe politician (b. 1922)
  • Sep 22 Gordon Jump, American television actor (b. 1932)
  • Sep 22 Hugo Young, British journalist (b. 1938)
  • Sep 23 Ronnie Dawson, American rockabilly musician (b. 1939)
  • Sep 23 Yuri Senkevich, Russian TV anchorman (b. 1937)
  • Sep 24 Rosalie Allen, American singer and disc jockey (b. 1924)
  • Sep 24 Lyle Bettger, American actor (b. 1915)
  • Sep 25 Aquila al-Hashimi, Iraqi politician (b. 1953)
  • Sep 25 Herb Gardner, American playwright (b. 1934)
  • Sep 25 George Plimpton, American writer and actor (b. 1927)
  • Sep 25 Edward Said, Palestinian-born literary critic (b. 1935)
  • Sep 25 Franco Modigliani, Italian economist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1918)
  • Sep 26 Robert Palmer, English singer (b. 1949)
  • Sep 26 Shawn Lane, American guitarist (b. 1963)
  • Sep 27 Donald O'Connor, American actor (b. 1925)
  • Sep 27 Paul Burlison, American rockabilly musician (The Rock N Roll Trio), dies at 74
  • Sep 28 Althea Gibson, American tennis player (b. 1927)
  • Sep 28 Elia Kazan, Greek-born American film director (b. 1909)
  • Sep 28 George Odlum, Saint Lucian politician (b. 1934)
  • Sep 30 Robert Kardashian, Armenian-American lawyer, dies of cancer at 59
  • Sep 30 Yusuf Bey, Black Muslim leader (b. 1935)