Famous Deaths for May 1985

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Deaths 1 - 35 of 35

1st - George Pravda, Czechoslovakian actor, dies at 68
2nd - Hal LeRoy, dancer/actor (Harold Teen), dies at 71 after surgery
2nd - Milton S Eisenhower, US diplomat, dies at 85
2nd - Attilio Bettega, Italian rallydriver (b.1951)
2nd - Larry Clinton, American trumpeter and bandleader (b. 1909)
4th - Clarence Wiseman, the 10th General of The Salvation Army (b. 1907)
5th - Sir Donald Bailey, British civil engineer (b. 1901)
6th - Julie Vega, Filipino child actress and singer (b. 1968)
7th - Dawn Addams, actress (Alan Young Show, Star Maidens), dies at 54
8th - Dolph Sweet, actor (Gil McGowan-Another World), dies at 74
8th - Edmond O'Brien, actor (Sam Benedict), dies of Alzheimer's at 69
8th - Karl Marx, German composer/conductor, dies at 87
9th - Reginald Dixon, British theatre organist, dies at 80
9th - Edmond O'Brien, actor (Moon Pilot, Wild Bunch), dies at 69
11th - Chester Gould, cartoonist (Dick Tracy), dies at 84
11th - Garmt Stuiveling, literatrary (Ego & Echo), dies at 77
11th - Jorja Curtright, actor (Whistle Stop), dies of a heart attack
11th - Samuel Frith, English co-founder of soccer team (Bradford City), dies
12th - Jean Debuffet, French painter/sculptor, dies
13th - Leatrice Joy, silent screen star, dies in Riverdale (Bronx) NYC at 91
13th - Selma Diamond, comedienne (Selma-Night Court), dies of cancer at 64
14th - Mohammed Munir, Indonesian worker's union leader, executed
15th - Jackie Curtis, actor (Underground USA), dies of a drug overdose at 38
Actress Margaret HamiltonActress Margaret Hamilton (16th) 16th - Margaret Hamilton, actress (Wicked Witch-Wizard of Oz), dies at 82
17th - Bobby Ewing, (Patrick Duffy) killed off on Dallas
17th - Hugh Burden, actor (Night of Laughing Dead), dies at 72
17th - Abe Burrows, songwriter, composer, and writer (b. 1910)
18th - Tex Terry, actor (Apache Rose, Timberjack), dies at 82
20th - George Memmoli, actor (Earl-Hello Larry), dies at 46
21st - Julie Vega, Philippine Actress (b. 1968)
25th - Harold Hecht, choreographer, dies at 77 of cancer
25th - Robert Nathan, US writer/poet (Portrait of Jennie), dies at 91
27th - Kay Campbell, actress (All My Children), dies at 80
29th - 39, die at Heysel Stadium in Liverpool in a riot prior to soccer match
29th - Madge West, actress (Grandma-McLean Stevenson Show), dies at 93

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