Famous Deaths for Year 1995

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Deaths 1 - 150 of 1,079

Jan 1st - Eugene Wigner, physicist (Nobel prize for physics-1963), dies at 92
Jan 1st - Frederick West, Engl contractor/serial killer, commits suicide at 53
Jan 1st - Jess Stacy, US jazz pianist (Great Gatsby), dies at 90
Jan 1st - Ted Hawkins, US blues singer (Watch Your Step), dies at 58
Jan 2nd - Graham Sharp, ice skater, dies at 77
Jan 2nd - Manuel Rivera, Spanish painter/co-founder (El Paso), dies at 67
Jan 2nd - Mohammed Siyad Barre, president of Somalia (1969-91), dies
Jan 2nd - Nancy Kelly, US actress (Bad Seed, Submarine Patrol), dies at 73
Jan 2nd - Siad Barre, general/president of Somalia (1969-91), dies at 84
Jan 3rd - Al Duncan, drummer, dies at 68
Jan 3rd - Byron MacGregor, newscaster, dies at 56
Jan 3rd - Gerard W Taylor, South African/British surgeon, dies at 74
Jan 3rd - Robert Nesbitt, impresario, dies at 88
Jan 4th - D Elmina Davies, filmmaker, dies at 36
Jan 4th - Dorothy Granger, US actress (Hog Wild, Dentist), dies at about 80
Jan 4th - Eduardo Mata, Mexican conductor, dies in air crash at 52
Jan 4th - Jonathan Zeitlyn, artist, dies at 43
Jan 4th - Leonard Hirsch, Brit violinist/conducter (BBC Empire Orch), dies at 92
Jan 4th - Robert Clifford Latham, pepys Scholar, dies at 82
Jan 4th - Sol Tax, American anthropologist (b. 1907)
Jan 5th - Francis Lopez, Fren dentist/operetta composer (Andalousie), dies at 78
Jan 5th - Mansour Satari, brig-gen/commandant (Iran Air Force), dies at 46
Jan 5th - Yahya Ayyash, PLO bomb maker, booby trapped cellular phone at 28
Jan 6th - Edward Sutcliffe, judge (British Central Criminal Court), dies at 77
Jan 6th - James Clay, saxophonist, dies at 59
Jan 6th - Joe Slovo, Latvian/South African attorney/sect-gen (SACR), dies at 68
Jan 6th - Karl Guttmann, Austrian/Dutch playwright/director (Pinter), dies at 81
Jan 7th - Arthur Leavins, violinist, dies at 77
Jan 7th - Harry Golombek, chess Grandmaster, dies at 83
Jan 7th - Larry Grayson, British entertainer (Generation Game), dies at 65 or 71
Jan 7th - Viktor Vorobyov, Russian general-major, dies in battle
Jan 7th - William Larry White Grayson, comedian, dies at 71
Jan 7th - Murray Rothbard, American economist (b. 1926)
Jan 8th - Carlos Monzon, [El Macho], Argentine medium weight boxing champ (1970-77), dies at 52
Jan 8th - Joyce McCartan, peace campaigner, dies at 68
Jan 9th - Peter Cook, English comic/actor (Peter n' Dud, Bedazzled), dies at 57
Jan 9th - Souphanouvong, [Red Prince], president of Laos (1975-87), dies at 85
Jan 10th - Elaine Greene, literary Agent, dies at 74
Jan 10th - Halton Kathleen Tynan, writer, dies at 57
Jan 10th - Souphanouvong, leader of Pathet Lao (1957), dies
Jan 11th - Adrian J "Ad" Kaland, Dutch MP (CDA 1977-93), dies at 72
Jan 11th - John AG Gere, English art historian (Raphael & his Circle), dies at 73
Jan 11th - Onat Kutlar, Turkish screenplay/producer (Hazal), murdered at 59
Jan 11th - Willem N "Pim" Koot, pianist (Concert Building), dies at 76
Jan 11th - Josef Gingold, Russian-American violinist (b. 1909)
Jan 12th - Francis Lopez, songwriter, dies at 77
Jan 12th - George Price, cartoonist (New Yorker), dies at 93
Jan 12th - Marion Herbst, German/Dutch jewelry designer, dies at 50
Jan 13th - Arnold Smith, painter (Vigelius Prize 1935), dies at 89
Jan 13th - Arthur Mervyn Stockwood, bishop, dies at 81
Jan 13th - Maxwell Henley Harris, Austrian poet/publisher (Critics), dies at 73
Jan 13th - Ruby Starr, vocalist (Grey Ghost), dies of brain tumor at 44
Jan 14th - Alexander Gibson, Brit conductor/founder (Scottish Opera), dies at 68
Jan 14th - Alexander Gibson, conductor, dies at 69
Jan 14th - Mark Finch, film festival organizer, dies at 33
Jan 14th - Stafford WIlliam Somerfield, newspaper editor, dies at 84
Jan 15th - Sollie McElroy, singer, dies at 61
Jan 16th - William Dillard, trumpeter/singer, dies at 83
Jan 17th - Isador Caplan, lawyer/Aldeburgh Festival pioneer, dies at 82
Jan 17th - Urias Nooteboom, Dutch journalist/critic (The Time), dies at 54
Jan 18th - Adolph F J Butenandt, German bio-chemist (Nobel 1939), dies at 91
Jan 18th - Charles Baskerville, vocalist, dies at 54
Jan 18th - Joseph Kagan, businessman, dies at 79
Jan 18th - Ron Luciano, American baseball umpire (b. 1937)
Jan 19th - Eugene Fuller, polymath/linguist, dies at 80
Jan 19th - Gene MacLellan, Canadian composer and singer (b. 1938)
Jan 20th - John Halas, Hungarian/US cartoonist (Animal Farm), dies at 81
Jan 20th - Mehdi Bazargan, director Iranian oil corp/premier (1979), dies at 86
Jan 20th - Robert Shaw, town Planner, dies at 81
Jan 21st - Flavio "Negao" Pires da Conceicao, drug Trafficker, dies at 25
Jan 21st - John Halas, animator, dies at 82
Jan 21st - Philippe Casado, Moroccan/French cyclist, dies at 30
Jan 22nd - Christopher Francis Palmer, orchestrator/Author, dies at 48
Jan 22nd - Mahmoud Sayed Selim, Egyptian moslim leader, shot to death at 29
Jan 22nd - Margaret Barbara Lambert, British historian (Saar), dies at 88
Jan 22nd - Nico Adriaans, founder of Rotterdam Junkiebond, dies of AIDS at 37
Kennedy Family Matriarch Rose Fitzgerald KennedyKennedy Family Matriarch Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy (Jan 22nd) Jan 22nd - Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy, mother of pres JFK, RFK, & Ted, dies at 104
Jan 22nd - Jerry Blackwell, American professional wrestler (b. 1949)
Jan 23rd - Harold Collett Dent, journalist/educationist, dies at 100
Jan 23rd - Ken Hill, playwright/director, dies at 57
Jan 23rd - Michael Whalley Wickham, artist, dies at 91
Jan 23rd - Peter Ambrose Cyprian Luke, playwright, dies at 75
Jan 24th - Ian Prestt, English ornithologist, dies at 65
Jan 24th - Victor Reinganum, artist, dies at 87
Jan 24th - Wim H Sinnige, Amsterdam PvdA alderman of Finance, dies at 60
Jan 25th - Peter Black, TV critic, dies at 82
Jan 25th - Tom Brugman, Dutch puppeteer (Brave Dodo), dies at 62
Jan 25th - William Sylvester, actor (2001, Devil Doll, Blind Corner), dies at 72
Jan 26th - Bernardo Leighton, Chilian politician (1964-70), dies
Jan 26th - Geoffrey Penwill Parsons, piano accompnaist, dies at 65
Jan 26th - Louis Heren, journalist, dies at 65
Jan 26th - Vic Buckingham, English soccer player/trainer (Ajax), dies at 79
Jan 27th - Geoffrey Parsons, Australian/British pianist, dies at 65
Jan 27th - Halsey S Colchester, British SAS/MI6-spy/priest, dies at 76
Jan 27th - Jean Tardieu, author, dies at 91
Jan 27th - Willem R "Wim" van der Zee, gen-sec Council of Churches, dies at 64
Jan 28th - Barrie Wilson, academic, dies at 59
Jan 28th - George Woodcock, author, dies at 82
Jan 28th - James P Grant, US director of UNICEF (1980-95), dies at 72
Jan 28th - Jim Gilbert, artist, dies at 61
Jan 28th - Philip H Burton, Welsh producer/Richard Burton's teacher, dies at 80
Jan 28th - Walter Ernest Allen, writer/critic, dies at 83
Jan 29th - Arthur Guy Clutton-Brock, English agronomist (Rhodesia), dies at 88
Jan 29th - Chris de Marigny, painter/designer, dies at 52
Jan 29th - Raymond Joseph Cecil, British architect, dies at 69
Jan 29th - Richard Burnell, British rower (Olympics-gold-1948), dies at 77
Jan 29th - Richard Desborough Burnell, oarsman, dies at 77
Jan 30th - George H Poyser, English soccer player (Manchester City), dies at 84
Jan 30th - George Richard James, saxophonist, dies at 88
Jan 30th - Gerald M Durrell, British zoologist/author (Mockery Bird), dies at 70
Jan 31st - George Abbott, playwright/actor/producer (Damn Yankees), dies at 105
Jan 31st - James Johnson, English MP (Labour, 1950..83), dies at 86
Feb 1st - George Abbot, director (Damn Yankees), dies at 107
Feb 1st - John Smith, CEO (Liverpool FC), dies at 74
Feb 1st - Michael Caesar, pope of pot, dies of liver cancer at 52
Feb 2nd - Alexis d'Anjou de Bourbon-Condé, French prince/Russian, dies at 47
Feb 2nd - Andre Frossard, French publicist (Defense of Pope), dies at 80
Feb 2nd - David Kindersley, alphabet Designer/Cutter, dies at 79
Feb 2nd - Donald Pleasance, English actor (Halloween), dies at 75
Feb 2nd - Fred Perry, English tennis star (Wimbledon 1934-36), dies at 85
Feb 2nd - Phillip Borsos, Tasmanian/Canadian director (Mean Season), dies
Feb 2nd - Robert L Haller, coon Dog Trainer, dies at 32
Feb 3rd - John Pinsent, classical scholar, dies at 72
Feb 3rd - Turner Fodrell, blues singer/guitarist, dies at 66
Feb 4th - Betty Davis, British dance teacher of Dame Margot Fonteyn, dies
Feb 4th - Patricia Highsmith, [Mary Patricia Plangman], US/Swiss, dies at 74
Feb 4th - Roel Wiersma, Dutch soccer star (PSV), dies at 62
Feb 5th - Courtenay E Benson, broadcaster, dies at 79
Feb 5th - Doug Mcclure, US rodeo rider/actor (Trampas-Virginian), dies at 59
Feb 5th - Frederick Craig Riddle, violist, dies at 82
Feb 5th - Judith Fluks, Amsterdam's activist, dies
Feb 5th - Kimberley Leston, journalist, dies at 35
Feb 6th - Arthur S Taylor Jr, US drummer/author (Notes on notes), dies at 65
Feb 6th - James Ingram Merrill, US poet (Braving the elements), dies at 68
Feb 7th - Helen Wallis, cartographer/Librarian, dies at 70
Feb 7th - Massimo Pallottino, Ital archaeologist (Etruscologia), dies at 86
Feb 8th - B G Hooghoudt, radiotelescope build (Dwingeloo/Westerbork), dies at 70
Feb 8th - Wilhelm J Soukop, Austrian/British sculptor, dies at 88
Feb 8th - William Fulbright, US politician, dies
Feb 9th - David Wayne, [Wayne Mcmeekan], US actor (Dallas), dies at 81
Feb 9th - J William Fulbright, (Sen-D-Ark)/anti-Vietnam War, dies at 89
Feb 10th - Kenton Kilmer, poet/translator, dies at 85
Feb 10th - Louis Sen A Kaw, Suriname's great dam builder, dies at 75
Feb 10th - Paul Monette, writer, dies at 49
Feb 10th - S van der Linde, church historian, dies at 89
Feb 12th - Earring George Mayweather, blues harmonica player, dies at 66
Feb 12th - L Jansma, Fries publisher (Friese stamp), dies
Feb 12th - Rachid Mimouni, Algerian author (L'Honneur de la Tribu), dies at 49
Feb 12th - Terence Beckles, pianist/teacher, dies at 82
Feb 12th - Tony Secunda, rock band manager, dies at 54

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