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IN MEMORIAM 2019

~ January thru July ~

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Harold Brown, American government official, Secretary of Defense (1977-1981)
09/19/1927 – 01/04/2019

Lester Wunderman, American advertising executive, known as the father of direct marketing
06/22/1920 – 01/09/2019

Theo Adam, German opera singer
08/01/1926 – 01/10/2019

Joe M. Jackson, American Vietnam War Medal of Honor recipient
03/14/1923 – 01/12/2019

Carol Channing, American singer and actress, Thoroughly Modern Millie, Broadway's Hello, Dolly!
01/31/1921 – 01/15/2019

Nathan Glazer, American sociologist and magazine editor, The Public Interest
02/25/1923 – 01/19/2019

Muriel Pavlow, English actress, Reach for the Sky, Murder, She Said
06/27/1921 – 01/19/2019

Russell Baker, American columnist, commentator, writer, Growing Up, and television host, Masterpiece Theatre
08/14/1925 – 01/21/2019

Kaye Ballard, American singer, comedienne, and actress, TV's The Mothers-in-Law
11/20/1925 – 01/21/2019

Shivakumara Swamiji, Indian humanitarian
04/01/1907 – 01/21/2019

Harris Wofford, American politician, Pennsylvania senator (1991-1995)
04/09/1926 – 01/21/2019

Diana Athill, English literary editor and writer
12/21/1917 – 01/23/2019

Jonas Mekas, Lithuanian-born American experimental filmmaker
12/24/1922 – 01/23/2019

Florence Knoll, American architect and furniture designer
05/24/1917 – 01/25/2019

Julie Adams, American actress, Creature from the Black Lagoon, TV's Capitol
10/17/1926 – 02/03/2019

John O. Marsh, Jr., American politician, Virginia representative (1963-1971), and Secretary of the Army (1981-1989)
08/07/1926 – 02/04/2019

Manfred Eigen, German Nobel Prize-winning chemist
05/09/1927 – 02/06/2019

Rosamunde Pilcher, English writer, The Shell Seekers
09/22/1924 – 02/06/2019

John Dingell, American politician, Michigan representative (1955-2015)
07/08/1926 – 02/07/2019

Walter Munk, Austrian-born American oceanographer
10/19/1917 – 02/08/2019

Betty Ballantine, English-born American publisher, co-founded Bantam and Ballantine Books
09/25/1919 – 02/12/2019

Lyndon LaRouche, American economist and conservative political activist
09/08/1922 – 02/12/2019

Bibi Ferreira, Brazilian singer and actress
06/01/1922 – 02/13/2019

Ken Nordine, American voiceover and recording artist, the Word Jazz album series
04/13/1920 – 02/16/2019

Don Newcombe, American baseball player
06/14/1926 – 02/19/2019

Dominick Argento, American composer, Postcard from Morocco
10/27/1927 – 02/20/2019

William Broomfield, American politician, Michigan representative (1957-1993)
04/28/1922 – 02/20/2019

Stanley Donen, American choreographer and motion picture director, Singin' in the Rain, Charade
04/13/1924 – 02/21/2019

Hilde Zadek, German opera singer
12/15/1917 – 02/21/2019

Morgan Woodward, American actor, Cool Hand Luke, TV's Dallas
09/16/1925 – 02/22/2019

Donald Keene, American-born Japanese literary scholar and translator
06/18/1922 – 02/24/2019

Mac Wiseman, American bluegrass singer
05/23/1925 – 02/24/2019

Kevin Roche, Irish-born American architect
06/14/1922 – 03/01/2019

Ted Lindsay, Canadian hockey player
07/29/1925 – 03/04/2019

Ralph Hall, American politician, Texas representative (1981-2015)
05/03/1923 – 03/07/2019

Bernard Binlin Dadié, Ivorian poet, playwright, and novelist
01/10/1916 – 03/09/2019

Hal Blaine, American drummer
02/05/1929 – 03/11/2019

Harry Hughes, American politician, Maryland governor (1979-1987)
11/13/1926 – 03/13/2019

Birch Bayh, American politician, Indiana senator (1963-1981)
01/22/1928 – 03/14/2019

W. S. Merwin, American poet, Poet Laureate of the United States (2010-2011)
09/30/1927 – 03/15/2019

Richard Erdman, American actor, Stalag 17, TV's Community
06/01/1925 – 03/16/2019

Chuck Harmon, American baseball player
04/23/1924 – 03/19/2019

Marlen Khutsiev, Georgian-born Russian motion picture director and screenwriter, I Am Twenty, July Rain
10/04/1925 – 03/19/2019

Randy Jackson, American baseball player
02/10/1926 – 03/20/2019

Mary Warnock, English moral philosopher
04/14/1924 – 03/20/2019

Nancy Gates, American actress, Suddenly, Some Came Running
02/01/1926 – 03/24/2019

Gabriel Okara, Nigerian poet and novelist, The Voice
04/24/1921 – 03/25/2019

Agnès Varda, Belgian-born French motion picture director, Cleo from 5 to 7
05/30/1928 – 03/29/2019

Rafael Sánchez Ferlosio, Spanish writer, The One Day of the Week
12/04/1927 – 04/01/2019

Sydney Brenner, South African Nobel Prize-winning biologist
01/13/1927 – 04/05/2019

Ernest "Fritz" Hollings, American politician, South Carolina governor (1959-1963) and senator (1966-2005)
01/01/1922 – 04/06/2019

Richard Cole, American Air Force pilot, last surviving member of the Doolittle Tokyo Raiders
09/07/1915 – 04/09/2019

Charles Van Doren, American writer and editor, figure in the 1950s quiz show scandal
02/12/1926 – 04/09/2019

Paul Greengard, American Nobel Prize-winning neuroscientist
12/11/1925 – 04/13/2019

Fay McKenzie, American actress, Down Mexico Way, The Party
02/19/1918 – 04/16/2019

Lorraine Warren, American paranormal investigator
01/31/1927 – 04/18/2019

Lê Đức Anh, Vietnamese president (1992-1997)
12/01/1920 – 04/22/2019

Henry Bloch, American businessman, co-founded H&R Block tax preparation company
07/30/1922 – 04/23/2019

Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Luxembourgian ruler (1964-2000)
01/05/1921 – 04/23/2019

Manuel Lujan, Jr., American politician, New Mexico representative (1969-1989), and Secretary of the Interior (1989-1993)
05/12/1928 – 04/25/2019

Gino Marchetti, American football player
01/02/1927 – 04/29/2019

Juan Vicente Torrealba, Venezuelan harpist and composer
02/20/1917 – 05/02/2019

Norma Miller, American swing dancer
12/02/1919 – 05/05/2019

John Lukacs, Hungarian-born American historian, author of The Hitler of History
01/31/1924 – 05/06/2019

Jean Vanier, Canadian philosopher, theologian, and humanitarian
09/10/1928 – 05/07/2019

Alvin Sargent, American screenwriter, Paper Moon, Julia, Ordinary People
04/12/1927 – 05/09/2019

Robert D. Maxwell, American World War II Medal of Honor recipient
10/26/1920 – 05/11/2019

Machiko Kyō, Japanese actress, Rashomon, The Teahouse of the August Moon
03/25/1924 – 05/12/2019

Nasrallah Sfeir, Lebanese cardinal
05/15/1920 – 05/12/2019

Doris Day, American singer, "Que Sera, Sera", and actress, Pillow Talk
04/03/1922 – 05/13/2019

I. M. Pei, Chinese-born American architect
04/26/1917 – 05/16/2019

Herman Wouk, American writer, The Caine Mutiny, The Winds of War
05/27/1915 – 05/17/2019

Judith Kerr, German-born English children's writer and illustrator, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, the Mog series
06/14/1923 – 05/22/2019

Claus von Bülow, Danish-born English socialite, acquitted of killing his wife, American heiress Sunny Von Bülow
08/11/1926 – 05/25/2019

Everett Raymond Kinstler, American portrait painter
08/05/1926 – 05/26/2019

Prem Tinsulanonda, Thai prime minister (1980-1988)
08/26/1920 – 05/26/2019

Peggy Stewart, American actress, Wells Fargo, That's My Boy
06/05/1923 – 05/29/2019

Leah Chase, American chef, restaurateur, and culinary writer
01/06/1923 – 06/01/2019

Agustina Bessa-Luís, Portuguese writer, A Sibila
10/15/1922 – 06/03/2019

Robert Earle, American broadcaster and quiz show host, G.E. College Bowl
01/05/1926 – 06/05/2019

Sylvia Miles, American actress, Midnight Cowboy, Farewell, My Lovely
09/09/1924 – 06/12/2019

Franco Zeffirelli, Italian motion picture director, Romeo and Juliet, Jesus of Nazareth
02/12/1923 – 06/15/2019

Gloria Vanderbilt, American heiress, socialite, and fashion designer
02/20/1924 – 06/17/2019

Judith Krantz, American writer, Scruples, Princess Daisy
01/09/1928 – 06/22/2019

Dave Bartholomew, American musician, songwriter, and music producer
12/24/1918 – 06/23/2019

George Rosenkranz, Hungarian-born Mexican chemist, co-developed the birth control pill
08/20/1916 – 06/23/2019

Sid Ramin, American composer, arranger, and orchestrator, West Side Story
01/22/1919 – 07/01/2019

Lee Iacocca, American businessman, president and CEO of the Chrysler Corporation (1978-1992)
10/15/1924 – 07/02/2019

Arte Johnson, American actor, TV's Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In
01/20/1929 – 07/03/2019

Marie Ponsot, American poet, The Bird Catcher
04/06/1921 – 07/05/2019

Artur Brauner, Polish-born German motion picture producer, Europa Europa
08/01/1918 – 07/07/2019

Freddie Jones, English actor, The Elephant Man, TV's Emmerdale
09/12/1927 – 07/09/2019

Valentina Cortese, Italian actress, The Barefoot Contessa, Day for Night
01/01/1923 – 07/10/2019

Fernando Corbató, American computer scientist
07/01/1926 – 07/12/2019

Mortimer Caplin, American government official, Commissioner of Internal Revenue (1961-1964)
07/11/1916 – 07/15/2019

John Paul Stevens, American Supreme Court justice (1975-2010)
04/20/1920 – 07/16/2019

Andrea Camilleri, Italian writer, the Inspector Montalbano mystery series
09/06/1925 – 07/17/2019

David Hedison, American actor, License to Kill, TV's Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
05/20/1927 – 07/18/2019

Ágnes Heller, Hungarian philosopher
05/12/1929 – 07/19/2019

César Pelli, Argentinian-born American architect
10/12/1926 – 07/19/2019

Robert Morgenthau, American lawyer, New York County District Attorney (1975-2009)
07/31/1919 – 07/21/2019

Christopher Kraft, American aeronautical engineer, known as the father of NASA's Mission Control Center
02/28/1924 – 07/22/2019

Li Peng, Chinese premier (1988-1998)
10/20/1928 – 07/22/2019

Beji Caid Essebsi, Tunisian prime minister (2011) and president (2014-2019)
11/29/1926 – 07/25/2019

Carlos Cruz-Diez, Venezuelan kinetic and op artist
08/17/1923 – 07/27/2019

Richard Stone, American politician, Florida senator (1975-1981)
09/22/1928 – 07/28/2019

Lonnie Cook, American World War II veteran, survivor of the Pearl Harbor attack on the USS Arizona
11/19/1920 – 07/31/2019

Harold Prince, American theatrical producer and director, Cabaret, Company, Follies
01/30/1928 – 07/31/2019

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