Famous Deaths for Year 1998 (Part 2)

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Deaths 151 - 288 of 288

Jun 20th - Conrad Schumann, East German border guard (b. 1942)
Jun 21st - Al Campanis, American baseball executive (b. 1916)
Jun 23rd - Maureen O'Sullivan, Irish actress (b. 1911)
Jun 25th - Lounès Matoub, a famous Berber Kabyle singer (b. 1956)
Jun 27th - Gilles Rocheleau, French Canadian politician (b. 1935)
Jun 29th - Horst Jankowski, German pianist (b. 1936)
Jul 3rd - Danielle Bunten Berry, American software developer (b. 1949)
Jul 5th - Sid Luckman, American football player (b. 1916)
Jul 6th - Roy Rogers, American actor (b. 1911)
Jul 7th - Brigadier Theuns Swanepoel, South African Security Police notorious for ordering the police to shoot at protesting school children in 1976, 70
Jul 12th - Serge Lemoyne, French Canadian artist (b. 1941)
Jul 12th - Jimmy Driftwood, American folk songwriter and musician (b. 1907)
Jul 14th - Richard McDonald, American fast food pioneer (b. 1909)
Jul 16th - John Henrik Clarke, American historian and scholar (b. 1915)
Jul 19th - Elmer Valo, baseball player (b. 1921)
Jul 20th - June Byers, American professional wrestler (b. 1922)
Jul 21st - Alan Shepard, astronaut (b. 1923)
Jul 21st - Robert Young, American actor (b. 1907)
Jul 22nd - Hermann Prey, German bass-baritone (b. 1929)
Jul 25th - Tal Farlow, American jazz guitarist (b. 1921)
Jul 27th - Binnie Barnes, British actress (b. 1903)
Jul 28th - Lenny McLean, English bareknuckle fighter (b. 1949)
Jul 29th - Jerome Robbins, American choreographer (b. 1918)
Jul 30th - Buffalo Bob Smith, American television host (Howdy Doody) (b. 1917)
Aug 1st - Eva Bartok, Hungarian-born actress (b. 1927)
Aug 2nd - Shari Lewis, American puppeteer (b. 1933)
Aug 3rd - Alfred Schnittke, Russian composer (b. 1934)
Aug 4th - Yuri Artyukhin, Russian cosmonaut (b. 1930)
Aug 5th - Todor Zhivkov, Bulgarian dictator (b. 1911)
Aug 5th - Otto Kretschmer, German U-boat commander (b. 1912)
Aug 6th - Andre Weil, French mathematician (b. 1906)
Aug 8th - Mahmoud Saremi, Iranian journalist
Aug 13th - Julien Green, American novelist (b. 1900)
Aug 13th - Nino Ferrer, French-Italian singer and composer (b. 1934)
Aug 17th - Wladyslaw Komar, Polish track and field athlete (b. 1940)
Aug 17th - Tadeusz Slusarski, Polish track and field athlete (b. 1950)
Aug 18th - Persis Khambatta, Indian actress (Star Trek), dies of a heart attack at 49
Aug 20th - Raquel Rastenni, Danish singer (b. 1915)
Aug 24th - E.G. Marshall, American actor (b. 1910)
Aug 26th - Frederick Reines, American physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1918)
Sep 1st - Józef Krupiński, Polish poet (b. 1930)
Sep 1st - Cary Middlecoff, American golfer (b. 1921)
Sep 2nd - Allen Drury, American author (b. 1918)
Sep 2nd - Jackie Blanchflower, Irish footballer (b. 1933)
Sep 4th - Elizabeth Kata, Australian writer, A Patch of Blue (b. 1912)
Sep 5th - Verner Panton, Danish designer (b. 1926)
Sep 5th - Leo Penn, American film director (b. 1921)
Film director, screenwriter Akira KurosawaFilm director, screenwriter Akira Kurosawa (Sep 6th) Sep 6th - Akira Kurosawa, Japanese film director (b. 1910)
Sep 9th - Bill Cratty, American modern dancer and choreographer (b. 1951)
Sep 10th - Carl Forgione, British actor (b. 1944)
Sep 11th - Dane Clark, American actor (b. 1913)
Sep 13th - Harry Lumley, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1926)
Sep 13th - George Wallace, American politician (b. 1919)
Sep 17th - Ted Binion, Las Vegas casino heir (b. 1943)
Sep 21st - Florence Griffith Joyner, American athlete (b. 1959)
Sep 23rd - Mary Frann, American actress (b. 1943)
Sep 26th - Betty Carter, American singer (b. 1930)
Sep 27th - Doak Walker, American football player (b. 1927)
Sep 27th - Narita Bryan, Japanese racehorse (b. 1991)
American Politician Tom BradleyAmerican Politician Tom Bradley (Sep 29th) Sep 29th - Tom Bradley, Mayor of Los Angeles, dies at 80
Sep 29th - Jared High, victim of bullying and suicide (b. 1985)
Sep 30th - Dan Quisenberry, American baseball player (b. 1953)
Oct 1st - Pauline Julien, French Canadian singer (b. 1928)
Oct 2nd - Gene Autry, American singer, actor, and entrepreneur (b. 1907)
Oct 2nd - Olivier Gendebien, Belgian racing driver (b. 1924)
Oct 3rd - Roddy McDowall, English actor (b. 1928)
Oct 6th - Mark Belanger, American baseball player (b. 1944)
Oct 7th - Arnold Jacobs, American tuba player a.k.a. Song and Wind (b. 1915)
Oct 10th - Clark Clifford, United States Secretary of Defense (b. 1906)
Oct 10th - Tommy Quaid, Irish hurler (b. 1957)
Oct 11th - Richard Denning, American actor (b. 1914)
Oct 12th - Mario Beaulieu, French Canadian politician (b. 1930)
Oct 12th - Matthew Shepard, American murder victim (b. 1976)
Oct 14th - Cleveland Amory, American writer and animal rights activist (b. 1917)
Oct 14th - Frankie Yankovic, American musician (b. 1916)
Oct 16th - Jon Postel, American Internet pioneer (b. 1943)
Oct 17th - Joan Hickson, British actress (b. 1906)
Oct 17th - Hakim Mohammed Said, Pakistani scholar and philanthropist
Oct 21st - Francis W. Sargent, 64th Governor of Massachusetts (b. 1915)
Oct 22nd - Eric Ambler, English novelist (b. 1909)
Oct 23rd - Barnett Slepian, American physician (b. 1946)
Oct 28th - James Goldman, American screenwriter/playwright (The Lion in Winter) dies of a heart attack at 71
Poet Ted HughesPoet Ted Hughes (Oct 28th) Oct 28th - Ted Hughes, British Poet Laureate dies aged 68
Oct 29th - Paul Misraki, French songwriter (b. 1908)
Oct 31st - Elmer Vasko, Canadian ice hockey player (b. 1935)
Nov 2nd - Vincent Winter, British actor (b. 1957)
Nov 3rd - Bob Kane, comic artist and Batman co-creator (b. 1915)
Nov 6th - Marcel Gauthier, Canadian wrestler (b. 1928)
Nov 8th - Jean Marais, French actor (b. 1913)
Nov 9th - Ursula Reit, German actress (b. 1914)
Nov 10th - Mary Millar, English actress (b. 1936)
Nov 11th - Frank Brimsek, American ice hockey player (b. 1913)
Nov 13th - Edwige Feuillère, French actress (b. 1907)
Nov 13th - Valerie Hobson, British actress (b. 1917)
Nov 13th - Red Holzman, American basketball coach (b. 1920)
Nov 13th - Michel Trudeau, Canadian outdoorsman, son of Pierre Trudeau (b. 1975)
Nov 15th - Ludvik Danek, Czechoslovak discus thrower (b. 1937)
Nov 15th - Stokely Carmichael, American civil rights activist (b. 1941)
Nov 17th - Esther Rolle, American actress (b. 1920)
Nov 19th - Ted Fujita, Japanese-born American meteorologist (b. 1920)
Nov 20th - Galina Starovoitova, Russian politician (b. 1946)
Nov 22nd - Stu Unger, American poker player (b. 1953)
Nov 25th - Nelson Goodman, American philosopher (b. 1906)
Nov 25th - Flip Wilson, American actor and comedian (b. 1933)
Nov 26th - Jonathan Kwitny, American reporter (b. 1941)
Nov 27th - Barbara Acklin, American singer and songwriter (b. 1943)
Nov 28th - Kerry Wendell Thornley, co-founder of Discordianism (b. 1938)
Nov 29th - Martin Ruane, English professional wrestler (b. 1947)
Nov 29th - Frank Latimore, American actor (b. 1925)
Dec 1st - Freddie Young, British cinematographer (b. 1902)
Dec 3rd - Pierre Hétu, Quebec conductor and pianist (b. 1936)
Dec 5th - Al Gore, Sr., American politician (b. 1907)
Dec 7th - John Addison, British composer (b. 1920)
Dec 9th - Shaughnessy Cohen, Canadian politician (b. 1948)
Boxing Champ Archie MooreBoxing Champ Archie Moore (Dec 9th) Dec 9th - Archie Moore, American boxer, dies at 81
Dec 11th - André Lichnerowicz, Polish-French physicist (b. 1915)
Dec 11th - Lynn Strait, American singer (Snot) (b. 1968)
Dec 12th - Marco Denevi, Argentine writer (b. 1922)
Dec 12th - Mo Udall, American politician (b. 1922)
Dec 12th - Lawton Chiles, U.S. Senator from Florida and Governor of Florida (b. 1930)
Dec 14th - Annette Strauss, American philanthropist (b. 1924)
Dec 14th - Norman Fell, American actor (b. 1924)
Dec 14th - Aloyisus Leon Higginbotham, Jr., American civil rights activist and author (b. 1928)
Dec 16th - William Gaddis, American writer (b. 1922)
Dec 18th - Lev Demin, Soviet cosmonaut (b. 1926)
Dec 19th - Antonio Ordóñez, Spanish bullfighter (b. 1932)
Dec 19th - Mel Fisher, American treasure hunter (b. 1922)
Dec 20th - Irene Hervey, American actress (b. 1910)
Dec 20th - Chester P. Lyons, Canadian naturalist and author (b. 1915)
Dec 21st - Roger Avon, Durham actor (b. 1914)
Dec 21st - Karl Denver, Scottish singer (b 1931)
Dec 21st - Ernst Gunther Schenck, German doctor who joined the Sturmabteilung in 1933 {b. 1904)
Dec 22nd - Michelle Thomas, American actress (b. 1969)
Dec 25th - John Pulman, English snooker player (b. 1926)
Dec 25th - Bryan MacLean, American singer, musician and songwriter (Love) (b. 1946)
Dec 29th - Jean-Claude Forest, writer and illustrator of comics (Barbarella) (b. 1930)
Dec 30th - Johnny Moore, American singer (The Drifters) (b. 1934)
Dec 30th - George Webb, English actor (b. 1911)

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