Famous Deaths in September 2004

  • Sep 1 Ahmed Kuftaro, Grand Mufti of Syria (b. 1915)
  • Sep 2 Joan Oró, Catalan scientist (b. 1923)
  • Sep 2 Eleni Zafeiriou, Greek actress (b. 1916)
  • Sep 3 Billy Davis, American music producer and songwriter ( I'd Like To Buy The World A Coke), dies at 72
  • Sep 4 Alphonso Ford, American basketball player (b. 1971)
  • Sep 4 Moe Norman, Canadian golfer (b. 1929)
  • Sep 4 James O. Page, American paramedic (b. 1936)
  • Sep 7 Bob Boyd, American baseball player (b. 1925)
  • Sep 8 Frank Thomas, American animator, dies at 92
  • Sep 9 Ernie Ball, American entrepreneur and musician who pioneered the development of guitar-related products, dies at 74
  • Sep 10 Brock Adams, American politician (b. 1927)
  • Sep 11 Patriarch Peter VII of Alexandria (b. 1949)
  • Sep 11 Fred Ebb, American lyricist (b. 1933)
  • Sep 11 David Mann, U.S. artist (b. 1939)
  • Sep 12 Kenny Buttrey, American influential drummer, dies at 59
  • Sep 12 John Buller, British composer, dies at 77
  • Sep 13 Luis E. Miramontes, Mexican chemist, co-inventor of the combined oral contraceptive pill (b. 1925)

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Sep 15 Johnny Ramone, American lead guitarist of the punk rock band The Ramones, dies of prostate cancer at 55

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  • Sep 15 Walter Stewart, Canadian journalist (b. 1931)
  • Sep 16 Izora Rhodes Armstead, American singer (The Weather Girls), dies at 62
  • Sep 18 Norman Cantor, Canadian historian (b. 1929)
  • Sep 18 Russ Meyer, American film director (Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!), dies at 82
  • Sep 19 Eddie Adams, American photographer (b. 1933)
  • Sep 19 Árpád Bogsch, Hungarian-born American civil servant (b. 1919)
  • Sep 19 Skeeter Davis, American singer (b. 1931)
  • Sep 19 Ellis Marsalis, Sr., American businessman, musician, and activist
  • Sep 20 Townsend Hoopes, American politician (b. 1922)
  • Sep 20 Brian Clough, English footballer and football manager (b. 1935)
  • Sep 21 Barry Noble Wakeman, American naturalist and educator (b. 1939)
  • Sep 21 Bob Mason, British actor (b. 1952)
  • Sep 22 Ray Traylor (The Big Boss Man), American professional wrestler (b. 1962)
  • Sep 23 André Hazes, Dutch singer (b. 1951)
  • Sep 23 Billy Reay, Canadian ice hockey player and coach, dies at 86
  • Sep 24 Françoise Sagan, French writer and playwright (Bonjour Trieste), dies at 69
  • Sep 26 Marianna Komlos, professional wrestling valet (b. 1969)
  • Sep 27 John E. Mack, American psychiatrist and author (b. 1929)
  • Sep 28 Geoffrey Beene, American fashion designer (b. 1924)
  • Sep 28 Scott Muni, American disc jockey (b. 1930)
  • Sep 28 Victor Rosow, Russian dramatist, dies at 91
  • Sep 29 Richard Sainct, French motorcycle rally rider, dies in a crash at 44
  • Sep 30 Gamini Fonseka, Sri Lankan actor (b. 1936)
  • Sep 30 Michael Relph, British film producer and director (b. 1915)