Deaths in History in November 2004

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Nov 2 Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, 1st President of the United Arab Emirates, dies at 85

President of the United Arab Emirates Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
President of the United Arab Emirates
Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan
  • Nov 8 Peter Mathers, English-born Australian novelist (b. 1931)
  • Nov 9 Iris Chang, Asian author (b. 1968)

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Nov 9 Stieg Larsson, Swedish author (Girl with the Dragon Tattoo), dies of a heart attack at 50

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Nov 11 Yasser Arafat, Chairman of the Palestinian Liberation Organization, 1st President of the Palestinian National Authority (1994-2004) and 1994 Nobel peace prize winner, dies in Paris at 75

Palestinian Leader Yasser Arafat
Palestinian Leader
Yasser Arafat
  • Nov 13 Thomas Foglietta, American politician (b. 1928)
  • Nov 15 Elmer L. Andersen, Governor of Minnesota (b. 1909)
  • Nov 16 Margaret Hassan, Irish-born aid worker (b. 1945)
  • Nov 19 Piet Esser, Dutch sculptor (b. 1914)
  • Nov 19 John Robert Vane, British pharmacologist, Nobel laureate (b. 1927)
  • Nov 20 David Grierson, Canadian radio host (b. 1955)
  • Nov 23 Pete Franklin, American talk radio host (b. 1928)
  • Nov 24 Arthur Hailey, British-born author (b. 1920)
  • Nov 29 Anne Samson, oldest-ever nun documented (b. 1891)

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Nov 30 Pierre Berton, Canadian author, dies of heart failure at 84