Deaths in April 2004

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The following is a list of notable deaths in April 2004.

Entries for each day are listed alphabetically by surname. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent country of citizenship (if applicable), reason for notability, cause of death (if known), and reference.

April 2004

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  • Roger Dee, 89, American author.
  • Slawomir Rawicz, 88, Polish army lieutenant imprisoned by the NKVD and purported escapee (The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom).[7]
  • Fred Winter, 77, British racehorse trainer and jockey.

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  • Jason Dunham, 22, American marine, used his body and helmet to shield others from a grenade explosion.
  • Arthur Roberts, 91, American physicist.
  • Pat Tillman, 27, American football player, former NFL player (Arizona Cardinals) and Army Ranger, killed in action by friendly fire.

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References

  1. ^ Richard Goldstein (April 6, 2004). "Col. Aaron Bank, 101, Dies; Was 'Father of Special Forces'". The New York Times. p. C 15. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  2. ^ The Associated Press (April 10, 2004). "Carrie Snodgress, 57, Dies; Starred as 'Mad Housewife'". The New York Times. Retrieved February 17, 2019.
  3. ^ Anna Kisselgoff (April 5, 2004). "John Taras, Choreographer, Is Dead at 84". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  4. ^ "Phillip Rock, 76; Hollywood-Born Novelist, Screenwriter Wrote 'Passing Bells' Saga". Los Angeles Times. April 7, 2004. Retrieved February 7, 2019.
  5. ^ Richard Goldstein (April 7, 2004). "George Bamberger, 80, Pitching Coach, Dies". The New York Times. p. C 15. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  6. ^ Bogdan Norcic, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  7. ^ Adams, John B. (May 4, 2004). "Slavomir Rawicz". The Guardian. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  8. ^ Nowlin, Bill. "Lou Berberet". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  9. ^ Seth Mydans (April 8, 2004). "Larisa Bogoraz, Soviet Dissident, Dies at 74". The New York Times. p. A 27. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  10. ^ Hurte, Bob. "Ken Johnson". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  11. ^ Jesse McKinley (April 9, 2004). "Victor Argo, 69; Played Heavies In Scorsese Films". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  12. ^ "With warmth and comic genius, she was marked early on for the stage". The Irish Times. April 10, 2004. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
  13. ^ Robinson, Nick (April 8, 2004). "Robert Sangster". The Guardian. Retrieved February 9, 2019.
  14. ^ Associated Press (April 13, 2004). "Chief Bey, 91, Jazz Drummer". The New York Times. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  15. ^ Richard Goldstein (April 26, 2004). "Harry Babbitt, 90, Singer Prominent in Big Band Era". The New York Times. p. B 6. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  16. ^ Julius Sang, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 9, 2019.
  17. ^ Lily Koppel (June 6, 2004). "Jiri Weiss, 91, Czech Director Who Shaped Postwar Cinema". The New York Times. p. 1 48. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  18. ^ "Sakip Sabanci, 71, Businessman". The New York Times. April 13, 2004. p. C 15. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  19. ^ Odd Wang Sørensen, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 17, 2019.
  20. ^ "Beaven, John Lewis, (30 July 1930–11 April 2004)". Who's Who (UK). Retrieved April 20, 2019.
  21. ^ Frank Litsky (April 15, 2004). "Hy Gotkin, 81, Guard in 40's For St. John's N.I.T. Winners". The New York Times. p. C 15. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  22. ^ Robert Richardson, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 7, 2019.
  23. ^ Marlett, Jeffrey. "Frank Seward". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  24. ^ "Blue Peter's Caron Keating dies". BBC News. April 14, 2004. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  25. ^ "Robin John Popplestone". University of Edinburgh School of Informatics. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
  26. ^ "'I'll show you how an Italian dies': hero hostage". The Sydney Morning Herald. April 16, 2004. Retrieved July 13, 2021.
  27. ^ McLellan, Dennis (April 16, 2004). "Phil Sokolof, 82; Used His Personal Fortune in Fight Against High-Fat Foods". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 17, 2019.
  28. ^ "ABU HAFS AL-URDANI: THE QUIET MUJAHID". North Caucasus Analysis Volume: 6 Issue: 5. February 1, 2005. Retrieved July 11, 2011.
  29. ^ Karen W. Arenson (April 26, 2004). "Rosemary Park, 97, Dies; Force in Educating Women". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  30. ^ Lehmann-Haupt, Christopher (April 24, 2004). "Norton Mockridge, 88, Dies; Wide-Ranging Columnist". The New York Times. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  31. ^ "Tim Burstall". IMDb. Retrieved December 13, 2017.
  32. ^ Kutonda, Julião
  33. ^ "Philip Locke". BFI. Archived from the original on July 22, 2012. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  34. ^ Carol Kaesuk Yoon (April 29, 2004). "J. Maynard Smith, 84, Dies; Saw Darwinism as Game Theory". The New York Times. p. C 15. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  35. ^ Drier, Peter. "Sam Nahem". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  36. ^ Yasumasu Nishino, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  37. ^ Toner, Robin (April 23, 2004). "Mary McGrory, 85, Longtime Washington Columnist, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  38. ^ Al Stiller, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  39. ^ Jeremy Pearce (April 30, 2004). "John W. Kirklin Is Dead at 86; Innovator in Cardiac Surgery". The New York Times. p. A 25. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  40. ^ Douglas Martin (April 28, 2004). "Mary Selway Is Dead at 68; Cast Actors for Top Directors". The New York Times. p. A 19. Retrieved February 14, 2019.
  41. ^ Douglas Martin (April 24, 2004). "Peter Prescott, 68, Author And Newsweek Book Critic". The New York Times. p. A 15. Retrieved August 2, 2021.
  42. ^ B. V. Satyanarayan, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 9, 2019.
  43. ^ Maguire, Kevin (May 1, 2004). "Des Warren". The Guardian. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  44. ^ Douglas Martin (April 27, 2004). "Claude (Fiddler) Williams, 96, Jazz Violinist". The New York Times. p. C 19. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  45. ^ Anthony Depalma (April 27, 2004). "Hubert Selby Jr. Dies at 75; Wrote 'Last Exit to Brooklyn'". The New York Times. p. C 19. Retrieved February 14, 2019.
  46. ^ "Muere a los 94 años el actor Alejandro Ulloa". El Periódico de Aragón (in Spanish). Grupo Zeta. April 29, 2004. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  47. ^ "Floyd Giebell". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 3, 2019.
  48. ^ "Alex Randolph". BoardGameGeek. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  49. ^ "David S. Sheridan -- Inventor, 95". The New York Times. May 8, 2004. p. A 15. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  50. ^ Sid Smith, Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved February 17, 2019.
  51. ^ Svend Aage Holm Sørensen, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 17, 2019.
  52. ^ Michael Wines (May 6, 2004). "Evelyn Mandela, 82, First Wife Of South Africa's Ex-President". The New York Times. p. A 33. Retrieved August 22, 2021.
  53. ^ Duchen, Jessica (May 4, 2004). "Boris Pergamenschikow". The Guardian. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
  54. ^ "Kazimierz Plater". Chessgames.com. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
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