Deaths in History in February 2013

  • Feb 1 Ed Koch, American congressman and New York City Mayor (1977-89), dies from heart failure at 88
  • Feb 2 Chris Kyle, American sniper, is shot at 38
  • Feb 3 Cardiss Collins, American Congresswoman, dies at 81
  • Feb 5 Stuart Freeborn, English motion picture make-up artist, dies at 98
  • Feb 9 Keiko Fukuda, Japanese-born American martial artist, dies at 99
  • Feb 10 W. Watts Biggers, American novelist and animator, dies at 85
  • Feb 10 Eugenio Trias, Spanish philosopher, dies at 70
  • Feb 12 Hennadiy Udovenko, Ukranian politician and diplomat (UN General Assembly President, 1997-98), dies at 81
  • Feb 25 Charles Koop, American pediatric surgeon and health administrator, dies at 96
  • Feb 25 C. Everett Koop, 13th US Surgeon General (1982-89), dies at 96
  • Feb 27 Stephane Hessel, German-born French diplomat, dies at 95
  • Feb 28 Bruce Reynolds, English criminal, dies at 81