Deaths in History in October 1995

  • Oct 1 Aditya Biria, industrialist, dies at 50
  • Oct 1 Rene Mable Neighbour Cloke, illustrator, dies at 90
  • Oct 1 Russ Karel, director, dies at 45
  • Oct 2 Elizabeth Jane Lloyd, artist/teacher, dies at 67
  • Oct 4 Peter Nicholson Gunn, Australian writer (The Churches of Rome), dies at 81
  • Oct 5 Fred Fehl, photographer, dies at 89
  • Oct 6 Oswald Moxley Gibbs, diplomat, dies at 67
  • Oct 7 Ariston Muguranayanga Chambati, politician/businessman, dies at 59
  • Oct 8 Frederick Harry Baines, painter, dies at 85
  • Oct 8 John Cairncross, linguist (5th Man), dies at 82
  • Oct 8 Terry Hawkins, theatre administrator, dies at 45

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Oct 9 Alec Douglas-Home, British Prime Minister (Conservative: 1963-64), dies at 92

British Prime Minister Alec Douglas-Home
British Prime Minister
Alec Douglas-Home
  • Oct 9 John Alfred Scali, journalist/diplomat, dies at 77
  • Oct 9 Kukrit Pramoj, PM of Thailand (1975-76), dies at 84
  • Oct 9 Patric William Billy Walker, astrologer, dies at 64
  • Oct 9 Phillip Jack Oppenheimer, diamond trader, dies at 83
  • Oct 10 Jimmy Nash, record company owner, dies at 47
  • Oct 10 John Rodolph, wheelchair-race world record holder, hit by truck at 31
  • Oct 10 Michelle Francis Bird, campaigner, dies at 30
  • Oct 10 Paolo Gucci, entrepreneur/accessories designer, dies at 64
  • Oct 13 Henry Roth, American writer (Call it Sleep), dies at 89
  • Oct 13 Ali Faik Zaghloul, Egyptian radio presenter, dies at 71
  • Oct 14 Edith Pargeter, author (Brother Cadfael), dies of a stroke at 82
  • Oct 14 Helen Vlachos, journalist, dies at 83
  • Oct 15 Arthur Carleton Hetherington, public servant, dies at 82
  • Oct 16 John Walker, museum director, dies at 88
  • Oct 16 Murdo Alexander MacLeod, minister, dies at 60
  • Oct 16 Thomas Augustine Martin, Irish academic, dies at 59
  • Oct 17 Peter Hinchcliff, historian, dies at 66
  • Oct 18 Ada Lois Sipuel Fisher, lawyer, dies at 67
  • Oct 18 Iri Maruki, Japanese artist (The Hiroshima Panels), dies at 94
  • Oct 18 John Gardener, boatbuilder/writer, dies at 90
  • Oct 18 Thomas Lyttle, paramilitary, dies at 56
  • Oct 19 Vicki Stangroome, campaigner, dies at 53
  • Oct 20 Bernadette Hingley, priest, dies at 47
  • Oct 21 Linda Goodman, Morgantown, West Virginia, American astrologer and poet, dies from complications of diabetes at 70
  • Oct 21 Jose Ignacio Cabrujas, writer, dies at 58
  • Oct 22 Edward Totah, art Dealer, dies at 46
  • Oct 22 K B Wilson, methodist principal (Westminster College), dies at 50
  • Oct 22 Kingsley Amis, English author (Lucky Jim), dies of injuries from a fall at 73
  • Oct 22 Ralph Whitlock, English writer, dies at 81
  • Oct 22 Simone Gallimard, publisher, dies at 77
  • Oct 24 Emile Jonassaint, president of Haiti (1994), dies at 82
  • Oct 24 Ronald Selby Wright, Scottish Church of Scotland minister, dies at 87
  • Oct 25 Kenneth Kweku Sinaman Dadzie, diplomat, dies at 65
  • Oct 25 Robert Grieve, civil Servant, dies at 84
  • Oct 26 Bernhard Heiliger, sculptor, dies at 79
  • Oct 26 Georgia Neese Gray, 1st Woman Treasurer of USA, dies at 95
  • Oct 27 Mike Dutfield, documentary Prodcuer, dies at 48
  • Oct 28 Allan Leslie Merson, historian, dies at 79
  • Oct 28 Katsumasu Roy Sakioka, propery owner, dies at 96
  • Oct 30 Terry Southern, writer, dies at 71
  • Oct 31 Derek Anthony Enright, politician, dies at 60
  • Oct 31 Henry A Walter Richard Percy, 11th Duke of Northumberland, dies at 42
  • Oct 31 Lavad "Dr Hepcat" Durst, vocal/piano, dies at 82
  • Oct 31 Leonard Ernest John Chant, social Worker, dies at 57
  • Oct 31 Wallace Edward Rowling, PM of NZ (1974-1975), dies at 68