Deaths in History in November 1997

  • Nov 2 G Harry Stine, writer, dies at 69
  • Nov 4 George Chambers, PM of Trinidad & Tobago (1981-86), dies at 69
  • Nov 5 Isaiah Berlin, Latvian-born historian of ideas (b. 1909)
  • Nov 6 Phillipo Seed, social work academic, dies at 67
  • Nov 12 William Matthews, poet, dies at 55
  • Nov 13 William John Elwyn Davies, painter, dies at 80
  • Nov 13 Dawud M. Mu'Min, American murderer (b. 1953)
  • Nov 15 William Perrie, prison governor, dies at 79
  • Nov 16 Georges Marchais, Sec Gen of French Communist Party (1972-94), dies
  • Nov 19 Christina Corrigan, obese girl (680 lbs), dies at 13
  • Nov 19 Durlyn Eddmonds, murderer, executed at 45
  • Nov 19 Frank Joseph Kofsky, teacher/writer, dies at 62
  • Nov 19 Walter Stewart, murderer, executed at 42
  • Nov 20 Gary Burris, murderer (Kenneth Chambers), executed in Indiana
  • Nov 21 Ismail Fahmi, external minister of Egypt in (1973-77), dies
  • Nov 22 Tom Blackburn, writer, dies at 71
  • Nov 25 Hastings Kamuzu Band, PM/President of Malawi (1964-66/66-94), dies
  • Nov 27 Buck Leonard, Hall of Famer in Negro League, dies at 90
  • Nov 27 Henry Charnock, oceanographer, dies at 76
  • Nov 29 Coleman Young, 1st African American mayor of Detroit, dies at 79
  • Nov 30 Clare Lucy Madeleine Evans, historian, dies at 37
  • Nov 30 Kathy Acker, writer, dead Cancer Died, dies at 54
  • Nov 30 Ron Gulliford, educationalist, dies at 76