Famous Deaths in May 2005

  • 2nd Kenneth B. Clark, American psychologist (b. 1914)
  • 2nd Wee Kim Wee, 4th President of Singapore (b. 1915)
  • 4th David Hackworth, U.S. Army officer and military journalist (b. 1930)
  • 7th Tristan Egolf, American writer (b. 1971)
  • 7th Peter W. Rodino, American politician (b. 1909)
  • 7th Otilino Tenorio, Ecuadorian footballer (b. 1980)
  • 8th Nicolás Vuyovich, Argentine racing driver (b. 1981)
  • 9th Nasrat Parsa, Afghani singer (b. 1969)
  • 10th David Wayne, American singer (Metal Church) (b. 1958)
  • 11th Michalis Genitsaris, Greek rebetiko singer and composer (b. 1917)
  • 12th Martin Lings, English Islamic scholar (b. 1909)
  • 12th Monica Zetterlund, Swedish actress and singer (b. 1937)
  • 13th George Dantzig, American mathematician (b. 1914)
  • 13th Michael Ross, American serial killer (b. 1959)
  • 13th Eddie Barclay, French record producer (b. 1921)
  • 15th Alan B. Gold, Quebec Chief Justice (b. 1917)
  • 17th Frank Gorshin, American actor (b. 1934)
  • 19th Henry Corden, American actor and voice artist (b. 1921)
  • 20th Paul Ricoeur, French philosopher (b. 1913)
  • 20th William Seawell, United States Army Brigadier General (b. 1918)
  • 21st Howard Morris, American comic actor and director (b. 1919)
  • 22nd Charilaos Florakis, Greek politician, long-time General Secretary of the Communist Party of Greece (b. 1914)
  • 22nd Thurl Ravenscroft, American voice actor and singer (b. 1914)
  • 22nd Julia Randall, American poet (b. 1924)
  • 24th Carl Amery [Christian Anton Mayer], German writer, dies at 83
  • 24th Arthur Haulot, Belgian journalist (b. 1913)
  • 24th Vivian Liberto, first wife of Johnny Cash (b. 1934)
  • 25th Sunil Dutt, Indian actor and politician (b. 1929)
  • 25th Robert Jankel, British coachbuilder (b. 1938)
  • 25th Graham Kennedy, Australian television personality (b. 1934)
  • 25th Ruth Laredo, American pianist (b. 1937)
  • 25th Gregory Scott Johnson, American murderer (b. 1965)

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26th Eddie Albert, American actor (Roman Holiday), dies of pneumonia at 99

  • 26th Chico Carrasquel, Venezuelan baseball player (b. 1928)
  • 29th George Rochberg, American composer (b. 1918)
  • 30th Fazal Mahmood, Pakistani cricketer (b. 1927)
  • 30th Tomasz Pacyński, Polish writer (b. 1958)