Deaths in History in July 1991

  • Jul 1 Joost Baljeu, painter/founder-editor Structure, dies
  • Jul 4 Victor Chang, Australian physician (b. 1936)
  • Jul 5 Howard Nemerow, US poet laureate (Pulitzer), dies
  • Jul 5 Mildred Dunnock, dies at 87
  • Jul 10 Gerome Ragal, author (Hair), dies of cancer at 48
  • Jul 11 Hitoshi Igarashi, Japanese interpreter (Satanic Verses), murdered
  • Jul 13 Cor Ria Leeman, Flemish (youth)writer, dies
  • Jul 14 Nic van Bridges, Flemish poet, dies
  • Jul 16 Cornelis Z Forster, [Da Kuneisi], Suriname granman/gaanman, dies
  • Jul 16 Frank Rizzo, (Mayor-D-Philadelphia, 1972-80), dies of a heart attack at 70
  • Jul 16 Robert Motherwell, US painter (Elegies to Spanish Rep), dies at 76
  • Jul 18 Andre Cools, Belgian budget minister, murdered at 63
  • Jul 21 Theodore Wilson, dies at 47
  • Jul 24 Isaac Bashevis Singer, Polish-American writer (Yentl, Nobel 1978), dies at 87
  • Jul 24 Karl Ellis, dies at 41
  • Jul 25 Kaganovitch, Russian minister of Transport for Stalin, dies
  • Jul 30 Leonardus S van Egerat, travel expert, dies at 68