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IN MEMORIAM 2011-2013

 

Peter Hobbs, American actor, The Man With Two Brains, TV's The Secret Storm
01/18/1918 – 01/02/2011

 

Miriam Seegar, American actress, 1928's Valley of the Ghosts
09/01/1907 – 01/02/2011

 

Margot Stevenson, American actress, radio's The Shadow
02/08/1912 – 01/02/2011

 

Richard Winters, American World War II Army officer, commander of Easy Company featured in Band of Brothers
01/21/1918 – 01/02/2011

 

William F. Walsh, American politician, New York representative (1973-1979)
07/11/1912 – 01/08/2011

 

Audrey Lawson-Johnston, American-born English Lusitania passenger, last survivor of the sinking
02/05/1915 – 01/11/2011

 

Marcel Trudel, Canadian historian
05/29/1917 – 01/11/2011

 

Clemar Bucci, Argentinian racecar driver
09/04/1920 – 01/12/2011

 

Georgia Carroll, American model, actress, and singer
11/18/1919 – 01/14/2011

 

Marty Gold, American composer, arranger, conductor, and pianist
12/26/1915 – 01/14/2011

 

Milton Rogovin, American social documentary photographer
12/30/1909 – 01/18/2011

 

R. Sargent Shriver, American vice-presidential candidate and government official, Peace Corps founder
11/09/1915 – 01/18/2011

 

Edgar Tafel, American architect, apprentice to Frank Lloyd Wright
03/04/1912 – 01/18/2011

 

Bruce Gordon, American actor, TV's The Untouchables
02/01/1916 – 01/20/2011

 

Barney F. Hajiro, American World War II Medal of Honor recipient
09/16/1916 – 01/21/2011

 

Jack LaLanne, American bodybuilder and fitness expert
09/26/1914 – 01/23/2011

 

Daniel Bell, American sociologist, author of The End of Ideology
05/10/1919 – 01/25/2011

 

Milton Babbitt, American composer of serial and electronic music
05/10/1916 – 01/29/2011

 

Eunice Sanborn, American supercentenarian, world's oldest validated person at time of death
07/20/1896 – 01/31/2011

 

Doc Williams, American country music performer
06/26/1914 – 01/31/2011

 

Josefa Iloilo, Fijian president (2000-2009)
12/29/1920 – 02/06/2011

 

Maria Altmann, Austrian-born American art heiress, successfully sued Austria for paintings stolen by the Nazis
02/18/1916 – 02/07/2011

 

Tony Malinosky, American baseball player
10/05/1909 – 02/08/2011

 

Bill Justice, American Disney animator
02/09/1914 – 02/10/2011

 

Tom Carnegie, American sports announcer, Indianapolis Motor Speedway (1946-2006)
09/26/1919 – 02/11/2011

 

Betty Garrett, American actress, On the Town, TV's All in the Family, Laverne and Shirley
05/23/1919 – 02/12/2011

 

George Shearing, English-born American jazz pianist
08/13/1919 – 02/14/2011

 

Alfred Burke, English actor, TV's Public Eye
02/28/1918 – 02/16/2011

 

Bill Monroe, American journalist and moderator, TV's Meet the Press (1975-1984)
07/17/1920 – 02/17/2011

 

Buddy Lewis, American baseball player
08/10/1916 – 02/18/2011

 

Russell W. Peterson, American environmentalist and politician, Delaware governor (1969-1973)
10/03/1916 – 02/21/2011

 

Frank Buckles, American World War I veteran
02/01/1901 – 02/27/2011

 

Ruby Muhammad, American religious figure, known as the "Mother of the Nation of Islam"
03/20/1906 – 03/02/2011

 

Irena Kwiatkowska, Polish actress and cabaret performer
09/17/1912 – 03/03/2011

 

Agnes-Marie Grisebach, German writer
09/02/1913 – 03/06/2011

 

Eddie Snyder, American songwriter, "Strangers in the Night", "Spanish Eyes"
02/22/1919 – 03/10/2011

 

Hugh Martin, American songwriter, "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas", "The Trolley Song"
08/11/1914 – 03/11/2011

 

Marty Marion, American baseball player, coach, and manager
12/01/1917 – 03/15/2011

 

Murray Warmath, American football coach, University of Minnesota (1954-1971)
12/26/1912 – 03/16/2011

 

Michael Gough, English actor, the Batman film series
11/23/1916 – 03/17/2011

 

Dorothy Young, American entertainer, assistant to magician Harry Houdini (1925-1926)
05/03/1907 – 03/20/2011

 

Pinetop Perkins, American blues musician
07/07/1913 – 03/21/2011

 

Harry Coover, American chemist and inventor, developed Super Glue
03/06/1917 – 03/26/2011

 

George Tooker, American magic realist painter
08/05/1920 – 03/27/2011

 

Wenche Foss, Norwegian actress, Life and Death
12/05/1917 – 03/28/2011

 

Hedda Sterne, Romanian-born American painter and printmaker
08/04/1910 – 04/08/2011

 

Orrin Tucker, American bandleader and composer
02/17/1911 – 04/09/2011

 

Sidney Harman, Canadian-born American stereo mogul, philanthropist, and magazine publisher, Newsweek
08/04/1918 – 04/12/2011

 

Eddie Joost, American baseball player and manager
06/05/1916 – 04/12/2011

 

Walter Breuning, American supercentenarian
09/21/1896 – 04/14/2011

 

William Lipscomb, American Nobel Prize-winning chemist
12/09/1919 – 04/14/2011

 

Sol Saks, American radio and television writer, created TV's Bewitched
12/13/1910 – 04/16/2011

 

Madelyn Pugh Davis, American screenwriter, TV's I Love Lucy
03/15/1921 – 04/20/2011

 

Harold Garfinkel, American sociologist, founded ethnomethodology
10/29/1917 – 04/21/2011

 

Annalisa Ericson, Swedish actress, Summer Interlude
09/14/1913 – 04/22/2011

 

Denis Mahon, English art historian and collector
11/08/1910 – 04/24/2011

 

Gonzalo Rojas, Chilean poet
12/20/1917 – 04/25/2011

 

Emilio Navarro, Puerto Rican baseball player
09/26/1905 – 04/30/2011

 

Evald Okas, Estonian painter
11/28/1915 – 04/30/2011

 

Ernesto Sábato, Argentinian writer, The Tunnel, On Heroes and Tombs
06/24/1911 – 04/30/2011

 

Claude Choules, English-born Australian World War I veteran, served in English armed forces
03/03/1901 – 05/05/2011

 

Arthur Laurents, American screenwriter, stage director, playwright, and librettist, West Side Story
07/14/1917 – 05/05/2011

 

Maurice Goldhaber, Austrian-born American physicist
04/18/1911 – 05/11/2011

 

Snooky Young, American jazz trumpeter
02/03/1919 – 05/11/2011

 

Bernard Greenhouse, American cellist
01/03/1916 – 05/13/2011

 

Joseph Wershba, American television producer, See It Now, 60 Minutes
08/19/1920 – 05/14/2011

 

Joseph Galibardy, Indian-born English Olympic gold medal-winning field hockey player
01/10/1915 – 05/17/2011

 

Peter Frelinghuysen, Jr., American politician, New Jersey representative (1953-1975)
01/17/1916 – 05/23/2011

 

Abdias do Nascimento, Brazilian civil rights leader, politician, writer, and actor
03/14/1914 – 05/23/2011

 

Leonora Carrington, English-born Mexican surrealist painter and writer
04/06/1917 – 05/25/2011

 

Paul J. Wiedorfer, American World War II Medal of Honor recipient
01/17/1921 – 05/25/2011

 

Bill Clements, American politician, Texas governor (1979-1983, 1987-1991)
04/17/1917 – 05/29/2011

 

Bill Roycroft, Australian Olympic gold medal-winning equestrian
03/17/1915 – 05/29/2011

 

Pauline Betz, American tennis player
08/06/1919 – 05/31/2011

 

Roc Hillman, American guitarist and songwriter, "Cumana", "My Devotion"
07/13/1910 – 05/31/2011

 

Hans Keilson, German-born Dutch psychoanalyst and novelist, The Death of the Adversary
12/12/1909 – 05/31/2011

 

Hugh Stewart, English motion picture producer and editor, 1934's The Man Who Knew Too Much
12/14/1910 – 05/31/2011

 

Harry Bernstein, English-born American writer, The Invisible Wall, The Dream
05/30/1910 – 06/03/2011

 

Pat Jackson, English television and motion picture director, Western Approaches
03/26/1916 – 06/03/2011

 

Lilian Jackson Braun, American writer, The Cat Who... mystery series
06/20/1913 – 06/04/2011

 

M. F. Husain, Indian painter
09/17/1915 – 06/09/2011

 

Patrick Leigh Fermor, English travel writer
02/11/1915 – 06/10/2011

 

Gunnar Fischer, Swedish cinematographer, The Seventh Seal, Wild Strawberries
11/18/1910 – 06/11/2011

 

John Hospers, American philosopher and 1972 Libertarian Party presidential candidate
06/09/1918 – 06/12/2011

 

Kathryn Tucker Windham, American writer and storyteller
06/02/1918 – 06/12/2011

 

Maria Gomes Valentim, Brazilian supercentenarian, world's oldest validated person at time of death
07/09/1896 – 06/21/2011

 

Christiane Desroches-Noblecourt, French Egyptologist
11/17/1913 – 06/23/2011

 

Otto von Habsburg, Austro-Hungarian-born royal and politician
11/20/1912 – 07/04/2011

 

Jane Scott, American rock critic
05/03/1919 – 07/04/2011

 

John Sweet, American actor, A Canterbury Tale
02/08/1916 – 07/05/2011

 

Betty Ford, American First Lady (1974-1977) and social reformer
04/08/1918 – 07/08/2011

 

Adolfo Sánchez Vázquez, Spanish-born Mexican philosopher and writer
09/17/1915 – 07/08/2011

 

Sherwood Schwartz, American television producer, Gilligan's Island, The Brady Bunch
11/14/1916 – 07/12/2011

 

Googie Withers, English actress, The Lady Vanishes, Night and the City
03/12/1917 – 07/15/2011

 

Alex Steinweiss, American graphic designer, originated album cover art
03/24/1917 – 07/17/2011

 

Elliot Handler, American businessman, co-founded Mattel toy company
04/09/1916 – 07/21/2011

 

Bruce Sundlun, American politician, Rhode Island governor (1991-1995)
01/19/1920 – 07/21/2011

 

Kazimierz Świątek, Estonian-born Belarusian cardinal
10/21/1914 – 07/21/2011

 

G. D. Spradlin, American actor, The Godfather Part II, Apocalypse Now
08/31/1920 – 07/24/2011

 

John Stott, English theologian and evangelist
04/27/1921 – 07/27/2011

 

Mario Echandi Jiménez, Costa Rican president (1958-1962)
06/17/1915 – 07/30/2011

 

Sam Norkin, American caricaturist and illustrator
01/10/1917 – 07/30/2011

 

Baruj Benacerraf, Venezuelan-born American Nobel Prize-winning pathologist and immunologist
10/29/1920 – 08/02/2011

 

Clarence E. Miller, American politician, Ohio representative (1967-1993)
11/01/1917 – 08/02/2011

 

Ingrid Luterkort, Swedish actress
06/28/1910 – 08/03/2011

 

Fe del Mundo, Filipino pediatrician
11/27/1911 – 08/06/2011

 

Hugh Carey, American politician, New York representative (1961-1974) and governor (1975-1982)
04/11/1919 – 08/07/2011

 

Nancy Wake, New Zealand-born Australian World War II resistance fighter
08/30/1912 – 08/07/2011

 

Roberto Busa, Italian Jesuit scholar, pioneer in the field of humanities computing
11/28/1913 – 08/09/2011

 

Friedrich Schoenfelder, German actor
10/17/1916 – 08/14/2011

 

Sif Ruud, Swedish actress, Wild Strawberries
05/06/1916 – 08/15/2011

 

Gualtiero Jacopetti, Italian documentarian, Mondo Cane
09/04/1919 – 08/17/2011

 

Michel Mohrt, French writer and literary historian
04/28/1914 – 08/17/2011

 

Stetson Kennedy, American writer, folklorist, and human rights activist
10/05/1916 – 08/27/2011

 

N. F. Simpson, English playwright, One Way Pendulum
01/29/1919 – 08/27/2011

 

David "Honeyboy" Edwards, American blues guitarist and singer
06/28/1915 – 08/29/2011

 

Charles S. Dubin, American television director, Omnibus, M*A*S*H
02/01/1919 – 09/05/2011

 

Vő Chí Công, Vietnamese president (1987-1992)
08/07/1912 – 09/08/2011

 

Wade Mainer, American country music singer and banjoist
04/21/1907 – 09/12/2011

 

Frances Bay, Canadian actress, Happy Gilmore, TV's Seinfeld
01/01/1919 – 09/15/2011

 

Otakar Vávra, Czech motion picture director, The Virgins' Club, Romance for Cornet
02/28/1911 – 09/15/2011

 

Lucien Jerphagnon, French philosophy historian
09/07/1921 – 09/16/2011

 

Charles Percy, American politician, Illinois senator (1967-1985)
09/27/1919 – 09/17/2011

 

Kurt Sanderling, German conductor
09/19/1912 – 09/17/2011

 

Dolores Hope, American singer and philanthropist, widow of comedian Bob Hope
05/27/1909 – 09/19/2011

 

Oscar Handlin, American historian, author of The Uprooted
09/29/1915 – 09/20/2011

 

Paulette Dubost, French actress, The Rules of the Game, Viva Maria!
10/08/1910 – 09/21/2011

 

Danny Litwhiler, American baseball player and coach
08/31/1916 – 09/23/2011

 

Wilson Greatbatch, American engineer and inventor, created implantable cardiac pacemaker
09/06/1919 – 09/27/2011

 

Johnnie Wright, American country music singer and bandleader
5/13/1914 – 09/27/2011

 

Pierre Dansereau, Canadian ecologist
10/05/1911 – 09/28/2011

 

Hella Haasse, Dutch writer, In a Dark Wood Wandering
02/02/1918 – 09/29/2011

 

Philip Hannan, American archbishop
05/20/1913 – 09/29/2011

 

Ralph Hodgin, American baseball player
02/10/1915 – 10/04/2011

 

Albert Rosellini, American politician, Washington governor (1957-1965)
01/21/1910 – 10/10/2011

 

Barbara Kent, Canadian-born American actress, 1926's Flesh and the Devil
12/16/1907 – 10/13/2011

 

Betty Driver, English singer and actress, TV's Coronation Street
05/20/1920 – 10/15/2011

 

Pete Rugolo, Italian-born American composer and arranger
12/25/1915 – 10/16/2011

 

Norman Corwin, American radio writer, director, and producer
05/03/1910 – 10/18/2011

 

Edmundo Ros, Trinidadian-born musician and bandleader
12/07/1910 – 10/21/2011

 

Herbert A. Hauptman, American Nobel Prize-winning mathematician
02/14/1917 – 10/23/2011

 

Perkins Bass, American politician, New Hampshire representative (1955-1963)
10/06/1912 – 10/25/2011

 

Alvin Schwartz, American comic book writer, Batman, Superman
11/17/1916 – 10/28/2011

 

Axel Axgil, Danish gay rights activist
04/03/1915 – 10/29/2011

 

Sam Fink, American illustrator and calligrapher
05/27/1916 – 11/01/2011

 

Sickan Carlsson, Swedish singer and actress, The Pleasure Garden
08/12/1915 – 11/02/2011

 

Sid Melton, American actor, TV's Make Room for Daddy, Green Acres
05/23/1917 – 11/02/2011

 

Norman F. Ramsey, American Nobel Prize-winning physicist
08/27/1915 – 11/04/2011

 

Andy Rooney, American humorist and political commentator, TV's 60 Minutes
01/14/1919 – 11/04/2011

 

Hal Kanter, American screenwriter and television producer, Julia, All in the Family
12/18/1918 – 11/06/2011

 

Lisbeth Movin, Danish actress, Day of Wrath, Babette's Feast
08/25/1917 – 11/07/2011

 

Benny McCoy, American baseball player
11/09/1915 – 11/09/2011

 

Nick Strincevich, American baseball player
03/01/1915 – 11/11/2011

 

Dulcie Gray, English actress, They Were Sisters, TV's Howard's Way
11/20/1915 – 11/15/2011

 

Karl Slover, German-born American actor, munchkin from The Wizard of Oz
09/21/1918 – 11/15/2011

 

Ömer Lütfi Akad, Turkish motion picture director, Strike the Whore
09/02/1916 – 11/19/2011

 

Russell Garcia, American composer, arranger, and trumpeter
04/12/1916 – 11/19/2011

 

Ruth Stone, American poet
06/08/1915 – 11/19/2011

 

Sena Jurinac, Yugoslavian-born Austrian opera singer
10/24/1921 – 11/22/2011

 

Walter Doniger, American screenwriter and television director, Peyton Place
07/01/1917 – 11/24/2011

 

Jeno Paulucci, American businessman, founded Jeno's Pizza Rolls and Chung King
07/07/1918 – 11/24/2011

 

Donald Crowdis, Canadian television host, The Nature of Things
12/24/1913 – 11/27/2011

 

Bill Tapia, American ukulelist
01/01/1908 – 12/02/2011

 

Harry Morgan, American actor, The Ox-Bow Incident, TV's Dragnet, M*A*S*H
04/10/1915 – 12/07/2011

 

Jacques Debary, French actor, TV's Les Cinq Dernières Minutes
11/25/1914 – 12/09/2011

 

Boris Chertok, Polish-born Russian rocket designer
03/01/1912 – 12/14/2011

 

Joe Simon, American comic book artist and writer, co-created Captain America
10/11/1913 – 12/14/2011

 

Dan Frazer, American actor, Lilies of the Field, TV's Kojak
11/20/1921 – 12/16/2011

 

Werner Otto, German entrepreneur, founded the Otto mail-order company
08/13/1909 – 12/21/2011

 

Johannes Heesters, Dutch-born Austrian actor and singer
12/05/1903 – 12/24/2011

 

Ted Beard, American baseball player
01/07/1921 – 12/30/2011

 

Ronald Searle, English cartoonist, St. Trinian's School
03/03/1920 – 12/30/2011

 

Eleanor Ross Taylor, American poet
06/30/1920 – 12/30/2011

 

Eva Zeisel, Hungarian-born American ceramist and industrial designer
11/13/1906 – 12/30/2011

 

Kiro Gligorov, Macedonian president (1991-1999)
05/03/1917 – 01/01/2012

 

Robert L. Carter, American civil rights activist and judge
03/11/1917 – 01/03/2012

 

Eve Arnold, American photojournalist
04/21/1912 – 01/04/2012

 

Frederica Sagor Maas, American screenwriter, 1925's The Plastic Age
07/06/1900 – 01/05/2012

 

Curt Meyer-Clason, German writer and translator
09/19/1910 – 01/13/2012

 

Matteo La Grua, Italian priest and exorcist
02/14/1914 – 01/15/2012

 

Ib Spang Olsen, Danish children's writer and illustrator, The Boy in the Moon
06/11/1921 – 01/15/2012

 

Hulett C. Smith, American politician, West Virginia governor (1965-1969)
10/21/1918 – 01/15/2012

 

John Levy, American jazz musician and businessman, John Levy Enterprises, Inc.
04/11/1912 – 01/20/2012

 

Patricia Neway, American operatic soprano and musical theater actress, The Sound of Music
09/30/1919 – 01/24/2012

 

Oscar Luigi Scalfaro, Italian president (1992-1999)
09/09/1918 – 01/29/2012

 

Dorothea Tanning, American painter, printmaker, and sculptor
08/25/1910 – 01/31/2012

 

Angelo Dundee, American boxing trainer
08/30/1921 – 02/01/2012

 

Florence Green, English World War I veteran
02/19/1901 – 02/04/2012

 

Florence Holway, American advocate for the rights of sexual assault victims
06/02/1915 – 02/07/2012

 

Gunther Plaut, German-born Canadian rabbi, leader in the Reform Judaism movement
11/01/1912 – 02/08/2012

 

Russell Arms, American actor and singer, TV's Your Hit Parade
02/03/1920 – 02/13/2012

 

Elyse Knox, American actress, the Joe Palooka film series
12/14/1917 – 02/16/2012

 

Robert Carr, English politician, Member of Parliament (1950-1976)
11/11/1916 – 02/17/2012

 

Rose Cliver, American centenarian, survivor of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire
10/09/1902 – 02/18/2012

 

Renato Dulbecco, Italian-born American Nobel Prize-winning virologist
02/22/1914 – 02/19/2012

 

Lydia Lamaison, Argentinian actress, TV's Muñeca Brava
08/05/1914 – 02/20/2012

 

Van T. Barfoot, American World War II Medal of Honor recipient
06/15/1919 – 03/02/2012

 

Félicien Marceau, Belgian-born French novelist and playwright
09/16/1913 – 03/07/2012

 

Ċensu Tabone, Maltese president (1989-1994) and ophthalmologist
03/30/1913 – 03/14/2012

 

Dave Philley, American baseball player
05/16/1920 – 03/15/2012

 

Bruno Giacometti, Swiss architect
08/24/1907 – 03/21/2012

 

Tonino Guerra, Italian screenwriter, Blow-Up, Amacord
03/16/1920 – 03/21/2012

 

Warren Stevens, American actor, The Barefoot Contessa, Forbidden Planet
11/02/1919 – 03/27/2012

 

Garry Walberg, American actor, TV's The Odd Couple, Quincy, M.E.
06/10/1921 – 03/27/2012

 

Leila Denmark, American pediatrician and medical researcher
02/01/1898 – 04/01/2012

 

Elizabeth Catlett, American-born sculptor and printmaker (Held dual American/Mexican citizenship)
04/15/1915 – 04/02/2012

 

Mauricio Lasansky, Argentinian-born American graphic artist and printmaker
10/12/1914 – 04/02/2012

 

Antonio Mingote, Spanish cartoonist and humorist
01/17/1919 – 04/03/2012

 

Reed Whittemore, American poet, Poet Laureate of the United States (1964-1965, 1984-1985)
09/11/1919 – 04/06/2012

 

Dora Saint (aka Miss Read), English writer, the Fairacre and Thrush Green book series
04/17/1913 – 04/07/2012

 

Mike Wallace, American journalist, TV's 60 Minutes
05/09/1918 – 04/07/2012

 

Raymond Aubrac, French World War II resistance fighter
07/31/1914 – 04/10/2012

 

Ahmed Ben Bella, Algerian prime minister (1962-1963) and president (1963-1965)
12/25/1918 – 04/11/2012

 

Émile "Butch" Bouchard, Canadian hockey player
09/04/1919 – 04/14/2012

 

Paul Bogart, American motion picture and television director, All in the Family
11/21/1919 – 04/15/2012

 

Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller, Danish shipping magnate
07/13/1913 – 04/16/2012

 

Stanley Rogers Resor, American government official, Secretary of the Army (1965-1971)
12/05/1917 – 04/17/2012

 

Louis le Brocquy, Irish painter
11/10/1916 – 04/25/2012

 

Patricia Medina, English-born actress, Botany Bay, Mr. Arkadin
07/19/1919 – 04/28/2012

 

Bob Finkel, American television director and producer, The Andy Williams Show
03/25/1918 – 04/30/2012

 

Edward Short, English politician, Leader of the House of Commons (1974-1976)
12/17/1912 – 05/04/2012

 

Bob Stewart, American game show creator and producer, The Price Is Right, To Tell the Truth
08/27/1920 – 05/04/2012

 

Carl Johan Bernadotte, Swedish royal, great-grandson of Queen Victoria
10/31/1916 – 05/05/2012

 

Nicholas Katzenbach, American government official, Attorney General (1965-1966)
01/17/1922 – 05/08/2012

 

Roman Totenberg, Polish-born American violinist
01/01/1911 – 05/08/2012

 

Evelyn Bryan Johnson, American aviator, female pilot with the most logged flight time
11/04/1909 – 05/10/2012

 

Joyce Redman, Irish-born English actress, Tom Jones, Othello
12/09/1915 – 05/10/2012

 

Gunnar Sønsteby, Norwegian World War II resistance fighter
01/11/1918 – 05/10/2012

 

Antôn Nguyễn Văn Thiện, Vietnamese bishop
03/13/1906 – 05/13/2012

 

Jean Craighead George, American children's writer, My Side of the Mountain, Julie of the Wolves
07/02/1919 – 05/15/2012

 

Monique Mélinand, French actress, La Gueule ouverte
03/09/1916 – 05/16/2012

 

Hal Jackson, American radio personality
11/03/1915 – 05/23/2012

 

Zita Kabátová, Czech actress
04/27/1913 – 05/27/2012

 

Kaneto Shindo, Japanese motion picture director and screenwriter, Children of Hiroshima
04/22/1912 – 05/29/2012

 

Andrew Huxley, English Nobel Prize-winning physiologist and biophysicist
11/22/1917 – 05/30/2012

 

Christopher Challis, English cinematographer, Two for the Road, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
03/18/1919 – 05/31/2012

 

Paul Pietsch, German racecar driver and magazine publisher
06/20/1911 – 05/31/2012

 

Ray Bradbury, American science fiction writer, The Martian Chronicles, Fahrenheit 451
08/22/1920 – 06/05/2012

 

Frank Cady, American actor, TV's Petticoat Junction, Green Acres
09/08/1915 – 06/08/2012

 

Ann Rutherford, Canadian-born American actress, Gone With the Wind, the Andy Hardy film series
11/02/1917 – 06/11/2012

 

Margarete Mitscherlich, Danish-born German psychoanalyst and feminist
07/17/1917 – 06//12/2012

 

Graeme Bell, Australian jazz pianist and composer
09/07/1914 – 06/13/2012

 

William S. Knowles, American Nobel Prize-winning chemist
06/01/1917 – 06/13/2012

 

Lina Haag, German World War II resistance fighter
01/18/1907 – 06/18/2012

 

Walter Haefner, Swiss billionaire and horse breeder
09/13/1910 – 06/19/2012

 

Robert J. Kelleher, American tennis player, tennis official, and federal judge
03/05/1913 – 06/20/2012

 

LeRoy Neiman, American sports artist
06/08/1921 – 06/20/2012

 

Richard Adler, American Broadway composer and lyricist, The Pajama Game, Damn Yankees
08/03/1921 – 06/21/2012

 

Anna Schwartz, American economist
11/11/1915 – 06/21/2012

 

Mary Fedden, English painter
08/14/1915 – 06/22/2012

 

Norman Felton, English-born American television director and producer, The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
04/29/1913 – 06/25/2012

 

Sverker Åström, Swedish diplomat and United Nations ambassador (1964-1970)
12/30/1915 – 06/26/2012

 

Doris Singleton, American actress, Carolyn Appleby on TV's I Love Lucy
09/28/1919 – 06/26/2012

 

Yitzhak Shamir, Polish-born Israeli prime minister (1983-1984, 1986-1992)
10/15/1915 – 06/30/2012

 

Julian Goodman, American broadcasting executive, NBC president (1966-1974)
05/01/1922 – 07/02/2012

 

Ernest Borgnine, American Oscar-winning actor, Marty, TV's McHale's Navy
01/24/1917 – 07/08/2012

 

Eugênio Sales, Brazilian cardinal
11/08/1920 – 07/09/2012

 

Isuzu Yamada, Japanese actress, Throne of Blood
02/05/1917 – 07/09/2012

 

George C. Stoney, American documentary filmmaker and pioneer of public access television
07/01/1916 – 07/12/2012

 

Tsilla Chelton, French actress, Tatie Danielle
06/21/1919 – 07/15/2012

 

Celeste Holm, American Oscar-winning actress, Gentleman's Agreement, All About Eve
04/29/1917 – 07/15/2012

 

William Asher, American motion picture and television director, Beach Blanket Bingo, I Love Lucy, Bewitched
08/08/1921 – 07/16/2012

 

Kitty Wells, American country music singer, "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels"
08/30/1919 – 07/16/2012

 

José Hermano Saraiva, Portuguese historian and jurist
10/03/1919 – 07//20/2012

 

George Armitage Miller, American psychologist, author of The Magical Number Seven, Plus or Minus Two
02/03/1920 – 07/22/2012

 

Lakshmi Sahgal, Indian freedom fighter and physician
10/24/1914 – 07/23/2012

 

R. G. Armstrong, American actor, Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid, Dick Tracy
04/07/1917 – 07/27/2012

 

Tony Martin, American actor and singer, "To Each His Own", "There's No Tomorrow"
12/25/1913 – 07/27/2012

 

Chris Marker, French filmmaker, La Jetee, Sans Soleil
07/29/1921 – 07/30/2012

 

Paul McCracken, American economist
12/29/1915 – 08/03/2012

 

Chavela Vargas, Costa Rican-born Mexican ranchera singer
04/17/1919 – 08/05/2012

 

Bernard Lovell, English radio astronomer
08/31/1913 – 08/06/2012

 

Ruggiero Ricci, American violinist
07/24/1918 – 08/06/2012

 

Judith Crist, American film critic
05/22/1922 – 08/07/2012

 

Kurt Maetzig, German motion picture director, The Rabbit Is Me
01/25/1911 – 08/08/2012

 

Irving Fein, American motion picture and television producer, manager of comedians Jack Benny and George Burns
06/21/1911 – 08/10/2012

 

Helen Gurley Brown, American writer and publisher, Cosmopolitan
02/18/1922 – 08/13/2012

 

Johnny Pesky, American baseball player, coach, and manager
09/27/1919 – 08/13/2012

 

Joan Roberts, American actress, Broadway's Oklahoma
07/15/1917 – 08/13/2012

 

Phyllis Thaxter, American actress, Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo, Superman
11/20/1919 – 08/14/2012

 

Phyllis Diller, American comedienne and actress, Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number!
07/17/1917 – 08/20/2012

 

Dom Mintoff, Maltese prime minister (1955-1958, 1971-1984)
08/06/1916 – 08/20/2012

 

Donald Edgar Tewes, American politician, Wisconsin representative (1957-1959)
08/04/1916 – 08/29/2012

 

Sergei Sokolov, Ukrainian-born Russian military commander and government official
07/01/1911 – 08/31/2012

 

Hal David, American lyricist, "Alfie", "The Look of Love", "Raindrops Keep Fallin' on My Head"
05/25/1921 – 09/01/2012

 

Sun Myung Moon, Korean evangelist, Unification Church founder
02/25/1920 – 09/03/2012

 

Maria Becker, German-born Swiss actress
01/28/1920 – 09/05/2012

 

Tom Saffell, American baseball player
07/26/1921 – 09/10/2012

 

Sergio "Sapo" Livingstone, Chilean soccer player and sports commentator
03/26/1920 – 09/11/2012

 

Russell E. Train, American conservationist and Environmental Protection Agency director (1973-1977)
06/04/1920 – 09/17/2012

 

Santiago Carrillo, Spanish Communist Party leader
01/18/1915 – 09/18/2012

 

Henry Bauchau, Belgian novelist, poet, and psychoanalyst
01/22/1913 – 09/21/2012

 

Irving Adler, American mathematics and science writer
04/27/1913 – 09/22/2012

 

Jan Hendrik van den Berg, Dutch psychiatrist and phenomenologist
06/11/1914 – 09/22/2012

 

Albert H. Ottenweller, American bishop
04/05/1916 – 09/23/2012

 

Herbert Lom, Czech-born English actor, the Pink Panther film series
09/11/1917 – 09/27/2012

 

Eddie Bert, American jazz trombonist
05/16/1922 – 09/28/2012

 

Chris Economaki, American motorsports commentator
10/15/1920 – 09/28/2012

 

Turhan Bey, Austrian-born actor, Arabian Nights, Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves
03/30/1922 – 09/30/2012

 

Barry Commoner, American cellular biologist and 1980 Citizens' Party presidential candidate
05/28/1917 – 09/30/2012

 

Eric Hobsbawm, English Marxist historian
06/09/1917 – 10/01/2012

 

Sam Gibbons, American politician, Florida representative (1963-1997)
01/20/1920 – 10/10/2012

 

James Coyne, Canadian government official, Governor of the Bank of Canada (1955-1961)
07/17/1910 – 10/12/2012

 

Frank Moore Cross, American Biblical scholar
07/13/1921 – 10/16/2012

 

Émile Allais, French Olympic bronze medal-winning skier
02/25/1912 – 10/17/2012

 

Albert Ueltschi, American businessman, FlightSafety International
05/15/1917 – 10/18/2012

 

Lincoln Alexander, Canadian politician, first black Member of Parliament (1968-1980)
01/21/1922 – 10/19/2012

 

John McConnell, American peace activist and environmentalist, founded equinoctial Earth Day
03/22/1915 – 10/20/2012

 

E. Donnall Thomas, American Nobel Prize-winning physician
03/15/1920 – 10/20/2012

 

George McGovern, American politician, South Dakota senator (1963-1981) and 1972 Democratic presidential candidate
07/19/1922 – 10/21/2012

 

Margaret Osborne duPont, American tennis player
03/04/1918 – 10/24/2012

 

Jacques Barzun, French-born American historian and cultural critic
11/30/1907 – 10/25/2012

 

Richard N. Current, American historian, author of The Lincoln Nobody Knows
10/05/1912 – 10/26/2012

 

Han Suyin, Chinese-born English writer, A Many-Splendored Thing
09/12/1916 – 11/02/2012

 

Elliott Carter, American composer, Tarantella, The Defense of Corinth
12/11/1908 – 11/05/2012

 

Clive Dunn, English actor, TV's Dad's Army, My Old Man
01/09/1920 – 11/06/2012

 

Patriarch Maxim of Bulgaria, Bulgarian religious leader, head of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church (1971-2012)
10/29/1914 – 11/06/2012

 

Lucille Bliss, American actress and voice artist, voice of Crusader Rabbit, Smurfette
03/31/1916 – 11/08/2012

 

Lee MacPhail, American baseball administrator
10/25/1917 – 11/08/2012

 

Sergey Nikolsky, Russian mathematician
04/30/1905 – 11/09/2012

 

Will Barnet, American artist and printmaker
05/25/1911 – 11/13/2012

 

Freddy Schmidt, American baseball player
02/09/1916 – 11/17/2012

 

K. H. Ting, Chinese Anglican bishop
09/20/1915 – 11/22/2012

 

Dinah Sheridan, English actress, Genevieve, TV's Don't Wait Up
09/17/1920 – 11/25/2012

 

Joseph Murray, American Nobel Prize-winning physiologist
04/01/1919 – 11/26/2012

 

Marvin Miller, American baseball union leader, MLBPA executive director (1966-1982)
04/14/1917 – 11/27/2012

 

James D. Hodgson, American government official, Secretary of Labor (1970-1973)
12/03/1915 – 11/28/2012

 

I. K. Gujral, Indian prime minister (1997-1998)
12/04/1919 – 11/30/2012

 

Besse Cooper, American supercentenarian, world's oldest validated person at time of death
08/26/1896 – 12/04/2012

 

Dave Brubeck, American jazz composer and pianist, "Take Five"
12/06/1920 – 12/05/2012

 

Patriarch Ignatius IV, Syrian-born Greek prelate, head of the Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch (1979-2012)
04/04/1920 – 12/05/2012

 

Elisabeth Murdoch, Australian philanthropist
02/08/1909 – 12/05/2012

 

Oscar Niemeyer, Brazilian architect
12/15/1907 – 12/05/2012

 

Jeni LeGon, American actress and tap dancer, Broadway Melody of 1936, Fools for Scandal
08/14/1916 – 12/07/2012

 

Lisa Della Casa, Swiss opera singer
02/02/1919 – 12/10/2012

 

Albert O. Hirschman, German-born American political economist
04/07/1915v12/11/2012

 

Ravi Shankar, Indian sitarist
04/07/1920 – 12/11/2012

 

Dina Manfredini, Italian-born American supercentenarian, world's oldest validated person at time of death
04/04/1897 – 12/17/2012

 

Jack Klugman, American actor, 12 Angry Men, TV's The Odd Couple, Quincy, M. E.
04/27/1922 – 12/24/2012

 

Harry Carey, Jr., American actor, Rio Grande, The Searchers, TV's Spin and Marty
05/16/1921 – 12/27/2012

 

Noriko Sengoku, Japanese actress, Drunken Angel, Seven Samurai
04/29/1922 – 12/27/2012

 

Ignacy Tokarczuk, Polish bishop
02/01/1918 – 12/29/2012

 

Rita Levi-Montalcini, Italian-born American Nobel Prize-winning neurologist (Held dual Italian/American citizenship)
04/22/1909 – 12/30/2012

 

Gerard Helders, Dutch politician
03/09/1905 – 01/06/2013

 

Antonio Frasconi, Argentinian-born American woodcut artist
04/28/1919 – 01/08/2013

 

James M. Buchanan, American Nobel Prize-winning economist
10/03/1919 – 01/09/2013

 

Robert Kee, English broadcaster, historian, and writer, A Crowd Is Not Company
10/05/1919 – 01/11/2013

 

Koto Okubo, Japanese supercentenarian
12/24/1897 – 01/12/2013

 

Pauline Phillips, American advice columnist, "Dear Abby"
07/04/1918 – 01/16/2013

 

Stan Musial, American baseball player
11/21/1920 – 01/19/2013

 

Jean Vilnet, French bishop
04/08/1922 – 01/23/2013

 

Sally Starr, American children's television host
01/25/1923 – 01/27/2013

 

Patty Andrews, American singer, member of the Andrews Sisters trio
02/16/1918 – 01/30/2013

 

Stuart Freeborn, English make-up artist, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Star Wars
09/05/1914 – 02/06/2013

 

Giovanni Cheli, Italian cardinal
10/04/1918 – 02/08/2013

 

Nevin S. Scrimshaw, American clinical and public health nutritionist
01/20/1918 – 02/08/2013

 

Keiko Fukuda, Japanese-born American martial artist
04/12/1913 – 02/10/2013

 

Armen Alchian, American economist
04/12/1914 – 02/19/2013

 

Joaquín Cordero, Mexican actor, Patsy, mi amor
08/16/1922 – 02/19/2013

 

Julien Ries, Belgian cardinal and religious historian
04/19/1920 – 02/23/2013

 

C. Everett Koop, American public health official, Surgeon General of the United States (1982-1989)
10/14/1916 – 02/25/2013

 

Thomas C. Griffin, American Air Force navigator, member of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders
07/10/1916 – 02/26/2013

 

Stéphane Hessel, German-born French diplomat, ambassador, and human rights advocate
10/20/1917 – 02/27/2013

 

Armando Trovajoli, Italian motion picture conductor and composer, Two Women, The Valachi Papers
09/02/1917 – 02/28/2013

 

Michael D. Moore (aka Micky Moore), Canadian-born American child actor and motion picture director
10/16/1914 – 03/04/2013

 

Claude King, American country singer and songwriter, "Wolverton Mountain"
02/05/1923 – 03/07/2013

 

Princess Lilian, Duchess of Halland, Welsh-born Swedish royal
08/30/1915 – 03/10/2013

 

Georgette Plana, French singer, "Riquita"
07/04/1917 – 03/10/2013

 

Frank Thornton, English actor, TV's Are You Being Served?, Last of the Summer Wine
01/15/1921 – 03/16/2013

 

Risë Stevens, American opera singer and actress, Going My Way
06/11/1913 – 03/20/2013

 

Bebo Valdés, Cuban jazz musician
10/09/1918 – 03/22/2013

 

Virgil Trucks, American baseball player
04/26/1917 – 03/23/2013

 

Joe Weider, Canadian-born American bodybuilder, fitness guru, and muscle magazine publisher
11/29/1919 – 03/23/2013

 

Hjalmar Andersen, Norwegian Olympic gold medal-winning speed skater
03/12/1923 – 03/27/2013

 

Fay Kanin, American playwright and screenwriter, Teacher's Pet
05/09/1917 – 03/27/2013

 

George E. P. Box, English-born American statistician
10/18/1919 – 03/28/2013

 

Robert Ward, American composer, The Crucible
09/13/1917 – 04/02/2013

 

José Luis Sampedro, Spanish writer and economist
02/01/1917 – 04/08/2013

 

Paolo Soleri, Italian-born American architect
06/21/1919 – 04/09/2013

 

Grady Hatton, American baseball player, coach, and manager
10/07/1922 – 04/11/2013

 

Hilary Koprowski, Polish-born American virologist and immunologist
12/05/1916 – 04/11/2013

 

Marv Harshman, American basketball coach
10/04/1917 – 04/12/2013

 

Rentarō Mikuni, Japanese actor, Rikyu
01/20/1923 – 04/14/2013

 

Mike Road, American actor and voice artist, voice of Race Bannon on TV's Jonny Quest
03/18/1918 – 04/14/2013

 

Armando Villanueva, Peruvian prime minister (1988-1989)
11/25/1915 – 04/14/2013

 

George Beverly Shea, Canadian-born American gospel singer and songwriter
02/01/1909 – 04/16/2013

 

Deanna Durbin, Canadian-born singer and actress, Three Smart Girls
12/04/1921 – 04/17/2013

 

Elisabeth Scherer, German actress, Jetzt oder nie - Zeit ist Geld
07/30/1914 – 04/18/2013

 

Allan Arbus, American actor, Putney Swope, TV's M*A*S*H
02/15/1918 – 04/19/2013

 

François Jacob, French Nobel Prize-winning biologist
06/17/1920 – 04/19/2013

 

Leopold Engleitner, Austrian Holocaust survivor and lecturer
07/23/1905 – 04/21/2013

 

Kathryn Wasserman Davis, American philanthropist
02/25/1907 – 04/23/2013

 

William L. Guy, American politician, North Dakota governor (1961-1973)
09/30/1919 – 04/26/2013

 

Joe Astroth, American baseball player
09/01/1922 – 05/03/2013

 

Otis Bowen, American cabinet member and politician, Indiana governor (1973-1981)
02/26/1918 – 05/04/2013

 

Christian de Duve, English-born Belgian Nobel Prize-winning cell biologist and biochemist
10/02/1917 – 05/04/2013

 

Frederic Franklin, English ballet dancer and choreographer
06/13/1914 – 05/04/2013

 

Giulio Andreotti, Italian prime minister (1972-1973, 1976-1979, 1989-1992)
01/14/1919 – 05/06/2013

 

Ray Harryhausen, American stop-motion animator, Jason and the Argonauts
06/29/1920 – 05/07/2013

 

George M. Leader, American politician, Pennsylvania governor (1955-1959)
01/17/1918 – 05/09/2013

 

Vernon McGarity, American World War II Medal of Honor recipient
12/01/1921 – 05/21/2013

 

Henri Dutilleux, French composer
01/22/1916 – 05/22/2013

 

John "Mule" Miles, American baseball player
08/11/1922 – 05/24/2013

 

Jack Vance, American fantasy and science fiction writer
08/28/1916 – 05/26/2013

 

Jean Stapleton, American actress, Bells Are Ringing, TV's All in the Family
01/19/1923 – 05/31/2013

 

Stanisław Nagy, Polish cardinal
09/30/1921 – 06/05/2013

 

Jerome Karle, American Nobel Prize-winning physical chemist
06/18/1918 – 06/06/2013

 

Maxine Stuart, American actress, TV's The Twilight Zone, The Wonder Years
06/28/1918 – 06/06/2013

 

Esther Williams, American actress, Take Me Out to the Ballgame, Neptune's Daughter
08/08/1921 – 06/06/2013

 

Walter Jens, German philologist
03/08/1923 – 06/09/2013

 

Harry Lewis, American actor, Key Largo, and Hamburger Hamlet restaurant chain co-founder
04/01/1920 – 06/09/2013

 

Barbara Vucanovich, American politician, Nevada representative (1983-1997)
06/22/1921 – 06/10/2013

 

Winnie Hook, American centenarian, survivor of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire
02/14/1906 – 06/11/2013

 

Jiroemon Kimura, Japanese supercentenarian, world's oldest validated person at time of death and oldest validated man ever
04/19/1897 – 06/12/2013

 

Johnny Smith, American jazz guitarist
06/25/1922 – 06/12/2013

 

José Froilán González, Argentinian racecar driver
10/05/1922 – 06/15/2013

 

Hans Hass, Austrian diver, underwater documentarian, and environmentalist
01/23/1919 – 06/16/2013

 

Maurice Nadeau, French literary critic, editor, and historian, author of The History of Surrealism
05/21/1911 – 06/16/2013

 

Peride Celal, Turkish writer
06/10/1916 – 06/17/2013

 

Miguel Morayta, Spanish-born Mexican motion picture director and screenwriter, The Martyr of Calvary
08/15/1907 – 06/19/2013

 

Elliott Reid, American actor, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, The Absent-Minded Professor
01/16/1920 – 06/21/2013

 

Emilio Colombo, Italian prime minister (1970-1972)
04/11/1920 – 06/24/2013

 

Robert Gilka, American photojournalist, director of photography at National Geographic (1963-1985)
07/12/1916 – 06/25/2013

 

Alain Mimoun, Algerian-born French Olympic gold medal-winning distance runner
01/01/1921 – 06/27/2013

 

Margherita Hack, Italian astrophysicist
06/12/1922 – 06/29/2013

 

Princess Fawzia of Egypt, Egyptian-born royal, Queen Consort of Iran (1941-1948)
11/05/1921 – 07/02/2013

 

Innocent Lotocky, Ukrainian-born American bishop
11/03/1915 – 07/04/2013

 

Anna Wing, English actress, TV's EastEnders
10/30/1914 – 07/07/2013

 

Edmund Morgan, American historian, author of Birth of the Republic
01/17/1916 – 07/08/2013

 

Pran, Indian actor
02/12/1920 – 07/12/2013

 

Marc Simont, French-born American children's book illustrator, A Tree Is Nice
11/23/1915 – 07/13/2013

 

Matt Batts, American baseball player
10/16/1921 – 07/14/2013

 

Alex Colville, Canadian magic realist painter
08/24/1920 – 07/16/2013

 

Helen Thomas, American journalist and columnist
08/04/1920 – 07/20/2013

 

Denys de La Patellière, French motion picture director and screenwriter, Taxi for Tobruk
03/08/1921 – 07/21/2013

 

León Ferrari, Argentinian conceptual artist
09/03/1920 – 07/25/2013

 

Lindy Boggs, American politician, Louisiana representative (1973-1991)
03/13/1916 – 07/27/2013

 

William Scranton, American politician, Pennsylvania representative (1961-1963) and governor (1963-1967)
07/19/1917 – 07/28/2013

 

Ersilio Tonini, Italian cardinal
07/20/1914 – 07/28/2013

 

Draga Matković, Croatian-born German concert pianist
11/04/1907 – 07/29/2013

 

Berthold Beitz, German industrialist and humanitarian
09/26/1913 – 07/30/2013

 

Harry F. Byrd, Jr., American politician, Virginia senator (1965-1983)
12/20/1914 – 07/30/2013

 

Michael Ansara, Syrian-born American actor, The Robe, TV's Broken Arrow, Star Trek
04/15/1922 – 07/31/2013

 

Babe Martin, American baseball player
03/28/1920 – 08/01/2013

 

V. Dakshinamoorthy, Indian carnatic musician and motion picture score composer
12/22/1919 – 08/02/2013

 

Jiří Krejčík, Czech motion picture director and screenwriter
06/26/1918 – 08/08/2013

 

Regina Resnik, American opera singer
08/30/1922 – 08/08/2013

 

Eduardo Falú, Argentinian guitarist and compose
07/07/1923 – 08/09/2013

 

David C. Jones, American Army general, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1978-1982)
07/09/1921 – 08/10/2013

 

Albert Murray, American novelist, cultural critic, and jazz historian
05/12/1916 – 08/18/2013

 

José Sarria, American drag performer and gay rights activist
12/12/1922 – 08/19/2013

 

Marian McPartland, English-born American jazz pianist and radio host
03/20/1918 – 08/20/2013

 

Ted Post, American television and motion picture director, Beneath the Planet of the Apes, Magnum Force
03/31/1918 – 08/20/2013

 

Sid Bernstein, American music producer and promoter
08/12/1918 – 08/21/2013

 

Jetty Paerl, Dutch singer
05/27/1921 – 08/22/2013

 

Gilbert Taylor, English cinematographer, Dr. Strangelove, Star Wars
04/12/1914 – 08/23/2013

 

John J. Gilligan, American politician, Ohio representative (1965-1967) and governor (1971-1975)
03/22/1921 – 08/26/2013

 

Ken Wallis, English autogyros designer and manufacturer
04/16/1916 – 09/01/2013

 

Ronald Coase, English Nobel Prize-winning economist
12/29/1910 – 09/02/2013

 

Frederik Pohl, American science fiction writer, Man Plus
11/26/1919 – 09/02/2013

 

Rochus Misch, German courier and bodyguard for Adolf Hitler
07/29/1917 – 09/05/2013

 

Ilja Hurník, Czech composer and pianist
11/25/1922 – 09/07/2013

 

Louise Currie, American actress, The Ape Man, Voodoo Man
04/07/1913 – 09/08/2013

 

Cal Worthington, American auto dealer and television personality
11/27/1920 – 09/08/2013

 

Martín de Riquer, Spanish writer and Romantic scholar
05/03/1914 – 09/17/2013

 

Eiji Toyoda, Japanese industrialist, Toyota Motor Corporation
09/12/1913 – 09/17/2013

 

Marcel Reich-Ranicki, Polish-born German literary critic
06/02/1920 – 09/18/2013

 

John Vanderhoof, American politician, Colorado governor (1973-1975)
05/27/1922 – 09/19/2013

 

Carolyn Cassady, American writer, Off the Road, spouse of Beat Generation figure Neal Cassady
04/28/1923 – 09/20/2013

 

James E. Charlton, Canadian publisher and numismatist
07/26/1911 – 09/20/2013

 

Álvaro Mutis, Colombian poet and novelist, The Adventures and Misadventures of Maqroll
08/25/1923 – 09/22/2013

 

Ruth Patrick, American limnologist and environmentalist
11/26/1907 – 09/23/2013

 

Billy Mure, American guitarist and recording artist, Supersonic Guitars
07/07/1915 – 09/25/2013

 

John Calvert, American magician and actor, The Falcon film series
08/05/1911 – 09/27/2013

 

A. C. Lyles, American motion picture producer, Short Cut to Hell
05/17/1918 – 09/27/2013

 

Harold Agnew, American physicist, member of the Manhattan Project
03/28/1921 – 09/29/2013

 

Võ Nguyên Giáp, Vietnamese military and political leader
08/25/1911 – 10/04/2013

 

Nicholas Oresko, American World War II Medal of Honor recipient
01/18/1917 – 10/04/2013

 

Carlo Lizzani, Italian screenwriter and motion picture director, The Violent Four, Celluloid
04/03/1922 – 10/05/2013

 

Paul Rogers, English actor, The Homecoming
03/22/1917 – 10/06/2013

 

Andy Pafko, American baseball player
02/25/1921 – 10/08/2013

 

Stanley Kauffmann, American film and theater critic
04/24/1916 – 10/09/2013

 

Wadih El Safi, Lebanese singer and songwriter
11/01/1921 – 10/11/2013

 

William H. Sullivan, American government official, ambassador to Iran (1977-1979)
10/12/1922 – 10/11/2013

 

Hans Riegel, German entrepreneur, chairman of Haribo confectionery company
03/10/1923 – 10/15/2013

 

"Banana" George Blair, American water skier
01/22/1915 – 10/17/2013

 

Bum Phillips, American football coach
09/29/1923 – 10/18/2013

 

Lawrence Klein, American Nobel Prize-winning economist
09/14/1920 – 10/20/2013

 

Manna Dey, Indian playback singer
05/01/1919 – 10/24/2013

 

Frank Perconte, American World War II soldier, member of Easy Company featured in Band of Brothers
03/10/1917 – 10/24/2013

 

Graham Stark, English comedian and actor, the Pink Panther film series
01/20/1922 – 10/29/2013

 

Frank Wess, American jazz musician
01/04/1922 – 10/30/2013

 

Nick Cardy, American comic book artist, Teen Titans, Aquaman
10/20/1920 – 11/03/2013

 

Ace Parker, American baseball and football player
05/17/1912 – 11/06/2013

 

Domenico Bartolucci, Italian cardinal, composer, and Sistine Chapel Choir director (1956-1997)
05/07/1917 – 11/11/2013

 

Stein Grieg Halvorsen, Norwegian actor
10/19/1909 – 11/11/2013

 

Shirley Mitchell, American actress, Marion Strong on TV's I Love Lucy
11/04/1919 – 11/11/2013

 

Glafcos Clerides, Cypriot president (1993-2003)
04/24/1919 – 11/15/2013

 

Mickey Knox, American actor, Knock on Any Door, The Godfather Part III
12/24/1921 – 11/15/2013

 

Doris Lessing, English Nobel Prize-winning writer, The Golden Notebook
10/22/1919 – 11/17/2013

 

Frederick Sanger, English Nobel Prize-winning biochemist
08/13/1918 – 11/19/2013

 

Charlotte Zolotow, American children's literature editor and writer, William's Doll
06/26/1915 – 11/19/2013

 

Chico Hamilton, American jazz drummer and bandleader
09/20/1921 – 11/25/2013

 

Jean Kent, English actress, The Browning Version, The Prince and the Showgirl
06/29/1921 – 11/30/2013

 

Nelson Mandela, South African anti-apartheid leader, president (1994-1999), and Nobel Peace Prize recipient
07/18/1918 – 12/05/2013

 

John Cornforth, Australian-born English Nobel Prize-winning chemist
09/07/1917 – 12/08/2013

 

Eleanor Parker, American actress, Caged, Interrupted Melody, The Sound of Music
06/26/1922 – 12/09/2013

 

Don Lund, American baseball player
05/18/1923 – 12/10/2013

 

Nadir Afonso, Portuguese painter
12/04/1920 – 12/11/2013

 

Audrey Totter, American actress, The Postman Always Rings Twice, Lady in the Lake
12/20/1917 – 12/12/2013

 

Joan Fontaine, American Oscar-winning actress, Rebecca, Suspicion
10/22/1917 – 12/15/2013

 

John Eisenhower, American ambassador and military historian
08/03/1922 – 12/21/2013

 

Peter Geach, English philosopher
03/29/1916 – 12/21/2013

 

Mikhail Kalashnikov, Russian firearms designer, invented the AK-47 assault rifle
11/10/1919 – 12/23/2013

 

Yusef Lateef, American jazz musician and composer
10/09/1920 – 12/23/2013

 

Ian Barbour, American physicist and theologian, author of Issues in Science and Religion
10/05/1923 – 12/24/2013

 

Doctor Tangalanga, Argentinian humorist
11/10/1916 – 12/26/2013

 

Marta Eggerth, Hungarian-born American soprano and actress
04/17/1912 – 12/26/2013

 

John Matheson, Canadian politician and judge, developed the maple leaf flag and the Order of Canada
11/14/1917 – 12/27/2013

 

Esther Borja, Cuban singer
12/05/1913 – 12/28/2013

 

Andy Granatelli, American racecar driver and businessman, CEO of STP motor oil
03/18/1923 – 12/29/2013

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