Famous Deaths in 2007 (Part 4)

Deaths 601 - 713 of 713

  • Oct 30 John Woodruff, American athlete (b. 1915)
  • Oct 31 Ray Gravell, Welsh rugby union footballer (b. 1951)
  • Nov 1 Paul Tibbets, US Air Force retired Brigadier General (b. 1915)
  • Nov 1 S. Ali Raza, Bollywood Screenwriter (b. 1922)
  • Nov 2 Charmaine Dragun, Australian journalist (b. 1978)
  • Nov 2 Witold Kiełtyka, Polish metal drummer (Decapitated) (b. 1984)
  • Nov 2 Igor Moiseyev, Russian choreographer (b. 1906)
  • Nov 2 Lillian Ellison, American professional wrestler (b. 1923)
  • Nov 2 Henry Cele, South African Actor; best known for his onscreen portrayal of the legendary Shaka Zulu
  • Nov 3 Martin Meehan, Irish republican (b. 1945)
  • Nov 4 Peter Viertel, German-American author and screenwriter (b. 1920)
  • Nov 5 Nils Liedholm, Swedish football midfielder and coach (b. 1922)
  • Nov 6 Enzo Biagi, Italian journalist (b. 1920)
  • Nov 6 Hilda Braid, English actress (b. 1929)
  • Nov 6 George Grljusich, Australian sports broadcaster (b. c1939)
  • Nov 6 Sayed Mustafa Kazemi, Afghan politician (b. c1962)
  • Nov 6 George Osmond, Osmond family patriarch (b. 1917)
  • Nov 6 Hank Thompson, American singer (b. 1925)
  • Nov 7 Earl Dodge, American politician (Prohibition Party) (b. 1932)
  • Nov 8 Dulce Saguisag, Filipino politician and former DSWD Secretary. (b. 1943)
  • Nov 8 Chad Varah, English founder of charity The Samaritans (b. 1911)
  • Nov 10 Laraine Day, American actress (b. 1920)
  • Nov 10 Augustus F. Hawkins, American politician and civil rights lawmaker (b. 1907)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nov 10 Norman Mailer, American novelist, dies at 84

Novelist Norman Mailer
Novelist
Norman Mailer
  • Nov 11 John Peterson, American drummer (the Beau Brummels), dies at 65
  • Nov 12 Khanmohammed Ibrahim, Indian cricketer (b. 1919)
  • Nov 12 Ira Levin, American novelist (b. 1929)
  • Nov 13 Wahab Akbar, Filipino politician and Congressman (b. 1960)
  • Nov 13 John Doherty, English footballer (b. 1935)
  • Nov 13 Kazuhisa Inao, Japanese baseball player (b. 1937)
  • Nov 13 Monty Westmore, American make-up artist. (b. 1923)
  • Nov 15 Joe Nuxhall, American baseball player and sportscaster (b. 1928)
  • Nov 16 Harold Alfond, American businessman (b. 1914)
  • Nov 16 Grethe Kausland, Norwegian actress and singer (b. 1947)
  • Nov 16 Trond Kirkvaag, Norwegian comedian and author (b. 1946)
  • Nov 19 Kevin DuBrow, American heavy metal singer (Quiet Riot), dies of an overdose at 53
  • Nov 19 Mike Gregory, English rugby league footballer (b. 1964)
  • Nov 19 Dick Wilson, American actor (b. 1916)
  • Nov 20 Ian Smith, Prime Minister of Rhodesia (b. 1919)
  • Nov 21 Fernando Fernán Gómez, Spanish actor, director, academic and playwright (b. 1921)
  • Nov 21 Tom Johnson, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1928)
  • Nov 21 Noel McGregor, New Zealand cricketer (b. 1931)
  • Nov 22 Maurice Béjart, Father of the Ballet Renewal(b. 1929)
  • Nov 22 Verity Lambert, English film and TV producer, 1st producer of Doctor Who, dies at 71
  • Nov 23 Joe Kennedy, American baseball player (b. 1979)
  • Nov 23 Óscar Carmelo Sánchez, Bolivian footballer (b. 1971)
  • Nov 23 Pat Walsh, New Zealand rugby union footballer (b. 1936)
  • Nov 26 Silvestre Herrera, Mexican-born American soldier, Medal of Honor recipient. (b. 1917)
  • Nov 26 Mel Tolkin, television comedy writer (b. 1913)
  • Nov 26 Steve Fossett, American Aviator (b. 1944)
  • Nov 27 Bill Willis, American football player (b. 1921)
  • Nov 27 Robert Cade, American doctor and inventor of Gatorade (b. 1927)
  • Nov 27 Bernie Banton, Australian asbestos campaigner (b. 1946)
  • Nov 27 Sean Taylor, American football player (Washington Redskins), fatally shot in the upper leg by an armed intruder at 24
  • Nov 28 Gudrun Wagner, co-director of the Bayreuth Festival (b. 1944)
  • Nov 29 Henry Hyde, American politician (b. 1924)
  • Nov 29 James Barber, Canadian chef and writer (b. 1923)
  • Nov 29 Ralph Beard, American basketball player (b. 1927)
  • Nov 29 Roger Bonham Smith, Former chairman and CEO of General Motors (b. 1925)
  • Nov 29 Tom Terrell, musicologist, NPR reviewer, deejay (b. 1950)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Nov 30 Evel Knievel, American motorcycle daredevil, at 69

Motorcycle Daredevil Evel Knievel
Motorcycle Daredevil
Evel Knievel
  • Nov 30 Engin Arık, Turkish nuclear physicist (b. 1948)
  • Dec 1 Anton Rodgers, British actor (b. 1933)
  • Dec 3 James Kemsley, Australian cartoonist and actor (b. 1948)
  • Dec 4 Norval Morrisseau, Canadian artist (b. 1932)
  • Dec 4 Chip Reese, American professional poker player (b. 1951)
  • Dec 4 Pimp C, American Rapper (b. 1973)
  • Dec 5 Karlheinz Stockhausen, German composer (b. 1928)
  • Dec 5 Andrew Imbrie, American composer (b. 1921)
  • Dec 6 Katy French, Irish Supermodel and Socialite (b. 1983)
  • Dec 8 Gerardo García Pimentel, Mexican journalist
  • Dec 9 Thore Skogman, Swedish entertainer (b. 1931)
  • Dec 10 Aqsa Parvez, Canadian victim of an honor crime (b. 1991)
  • Dec 11 Christie Hennessy, Irish singer (b. 1945)
  • Dec 11 Grace Paley, American writer (b. 1922)
  • Dec 11 Ashleigh Aston Moore, Canadian Actress (b. 1981)
  • Dec 12 Ike Turner, American singer, former husband of Tina Turner (b. 1931)
  • Dec 13 Floyd Red Crow Westerman, American actor (b. 1936)
  • Dec 13 Mark Partridge, Rhodesian politician
  • Dec 15 John Berg (actor), American actor (b. 1949)
  • Dec 15 Julia Carson, U.S. Congresswoman from Indiana (b. 1938)
  • Dec 16 Dan Fogelberg, American singer/songwriter (b. 1951)
  • Dec 18 Gerald Le Dain, Canadian Supreme Court judge (b. 1924)
  • Dec 18 Jack Linkletter, American television host, son of Art Linkletter (b. 1937)
  • Dec 18 Bill Strauss, American writer on generations, satirist, and founder of the Capitol Steps (b. 1947)
  • Dec 20 Nataline Sarkisyan, American medical patient (b. 1990)
  • Dec 21 Ken Hendricks, American businessman (b. 1941)
  • Dec 22 Adrian Cristobal, Filipino writer (b. 1932)
  • Dec 23 William Francis Ganong, American physiologist (b. 1924)
  • Dec 23 Michael Kidd, American film and stage choreographer (b. 1915)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Dec 23 Oscar Peterson, Canadian jazz pianist and composer (b. 1925)

Jazz Musician Oscar Peterson
Jazz Musician
Oscar Peterson
  • Dec 24 Nicholas Pumfrey, British judge (b. 1951)
  • Dec 24 Akbar Radi, Iranian dramatist and playwright (b. 1939)
  • Dec 25 Desmond Barrick, English Cricketer (b. 1927)
  • Dec 25 Mighty King Kong, Kenyan reggae musician. (b. 1973)
  • Dec 26 John A. Garraty, American biographer (b. 1920)
  • Dec 26 Stu Nahan, American Sportscaster (b. 1926)
  • Dec 26 Joe Dolan, Irish singer and entertainer (b. 1943)

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Dec 27 Benazir Bhutto, former Prime Minister of Pakistan is assassinated at 54

Pakistani Politican Benazir Bhutto
Pakistani Politican
Benazir Bhutto
  • Dec 27 Jerzy Kawalerowicz, Polish film director (b. 1922)
  • Dec 27 Jaan Kross, Estonian writer (b. 1920)
  • Dec 28 Jiří Pauer, Czech composer, dies at 88
  • Dec 28 Aidin Nikkhah Bahrami, Iran national basketball team player (b. 1982)
  • Dec 29 Phil O'Donnell, Scottish footballer (b. 1972)
  • Dec 29 Kevin Greening, British radio presenter (b. 1962)
  • Dec 31 Tommy Dickson, British footballer (b. 1929)
  • Dec 31 Tony Elliott, American football player (b. 1959)
  • Dec 31 Michael Goldberg, American painter (b. 1924)
  • Dec 31 Bill Idelson, American actor (b. 1919)
  • Dec 31 Kathryn Ish, American actress (b. 1936)
  • Dec 31 Milton L. Klein, Canadian politician (b. 1910)
  • Dec 31 Markku Peltola, Finnish actor and musician (b. 1956)
  • Dec 31 Ettore Sottsass, Italian architect and designer (b. 1917)