Famous Deaths in November 2004

  • Nov 1 Mac Dre, American rapper (b. 1970)
  • Nov 1 Terry Knight, American music producer and promoter (Grand Funk Railroad), is murdered at 61

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Nov 2 Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, dies at 85

President of the United Arab Emirates Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
President of the United Arab Emirates
Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
  • Nov 2 Theo van Gogh, Dutch filmmaker (b. 1957)
  • Nov 2 Gerrie Knetemann, Dutch cyclist (b. 1951)
  • Nov 3 Sergei Zholtok, Latvian hockey player (b. 1972)
  • Nov 6 Fred Dibnah, English television personality (b. 1938)
  • Nov 6 Johnny Warren, Australian soccer player (b. 1943)
  • Nov 7 Howard Keel, American actor (b. 1919)
  • Nov 8 Peter Mathers, English-born Australian novelist (b. 1931)
  • Nov 9 Iris Chang, Asian author (b. 1968)

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Nov 9 Stieg Larsson, Swedish author (Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), dies of a heart attack at 50

  • Nov 10 Katy de la Cruz, Filipino singer (b. 1907)

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Nov 11 Yasser Arafat, Chairman of the Palestinian Liberation Organization, 1st President of the Palestinian National Authority (1994-2004) and 1994 Nobel peace prize winner, dies in Paris at 75

Palestinian Leader Yasser Arafat
Palestinian Leader
Yasser Arafat
  • Nov 11 Richard Dembo, French director and screenwriter (b. 1948)
  • Nov 13 John Balance, English musician and artist (b. 1962)
  • Nov 13 Thomas Foglietta, American politician (b. 1928)
  • Nov 13 Ol' Dirty Bastard, American rapper (Wu-Tang Clan) (b. 1968)
  • Nov 14 Michel Colombier, French composer (b. 1939)
  • Nov 15 Elmer L. Andersen, Governor of Minnesota (b. 1909)
  • Nov 15 John Morgan, Canadian comedian (b. 1930)
  • Nov 16 Margaret Hassan, Irish-born aid worker (b. 1945)
  • Nov 17 Mikael Ljungberg, Swedish wrestler (b. 1970)
  • Nov 17 Alexander Ragulin, Russian hockey player (b. 1941)
  • Nov 18 Cy Coleman, American composer, songwriter and pianist (b. 1929)
  • Nov 19 Piet Esser, Dutch sculptor (b. 1914)
  • Nov 19 Helmut Griem, German actor (b. 1932)
  • Nov 19 Terry Melcher, American musician and record producer (b. 1942)
  • Nov 19 John Robert Vane, British pharmacologist, Nobel laureate (b. 1927)
  • Nov 20 David Grierson, Canadian radio host (b. 1955)
  • Nov 20 Jenny Ross, English musician (Section 25) (b. 1962)
  • Nov 23 Pete Franklin, American talk radio host (b. 1928)
  • Nov 24 Wong Jim, Hong Kong songwriter (b. 1940)
  • Nov 24 Arthur Hailey, British-born author (b. 1920)

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Nov 26 Philippe de Broca, French film director (Le Bossu) dies aged 71

Film Director Philippe de Broca
Film Director
Philippe de Broca
  • Nov 29 Anne Samson, oldest-ever nun documented (b. 1891)
  • Nov 29 Harry Danning, American baseball player (b. 1911)
  • Nov 29 John Drew Barrymore, American actor (Pantomine Quiz), dies from cancer at 72

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Nov 30 Pierre Berton, Canadian author, dies of heart failure at 84