Deaths in August 2002

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The following is a list of notable deaths in August 2002.

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.

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  • Per Anger, 88, Swedish diplomat, known for shielding thousands of Hungarian Jews from Nazi death camps.[88]
  • Audrey Barker, 69, British artist.[89]
  • Raúl Chibás, 86, Cuban politician, military officer and close associate of Fidel Castro, defected to U.S. in 1960.[90]
  • Dorothy Hewett, 79, Australian poet, playwright and novelist.
  • Raju, 41, Sri Lankan member of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).
  • Åke Söderlund, 77, Swedish racewalking athlete.
  • William Warfield, 82, American concert bass-baritone singer and actor, complications following neck injuries from a fall.[91]

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References

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  3. ^ "Joe Allison, 77; Wore Many Hats in Country Music". Los Angeles Times. August 10, 2002. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  4. ^ "Roberto Cobo, 72; Mexican Actor Known for Role in Bunuel Film". Los Angeles Times. August 4, 2002. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  5. ^ Lydia Polgreen (August 5, 2002). "Roy Kral, Half of a Duo That Jazzed Up Pop, Dies at 80". The New York Times. p. A 13. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  6. ^ Douglas Martin (August 19, 2002). "Edward Brodney, 92, Who Painted War Scenes". The New York Times. p. A 13. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  7. ^ Thurber, Jon (August 12, 2002). "John Zimmerman, 74; Noted Photographer". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  8. ^ "Mike Payne". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  9. ^ "ASMUSSEN, Jes Peter". Encyclopædia Iranica. July 20, 2005. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  10. ^ "Heart attack kills former lord mayor". The Age. August 6, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  11. ^ Grace, Francie (August 7, 2002). "Actor Joshua Ryan Evans Dead". CBS News. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  12. ^ Robert D. McFadden (August 7, 2002). "Chick Hearn, 85, the Voice Of the Los Angeles Lakers". The New York Times. p. C 23. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  13. ^ Richard Goldstein (August 17, 2002). "Willis Hudlin, 96, a Pitcher Who Excelled for the Indians". The New York Times. p. A 12. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  14. ^ Richard Goldstein (August 7, 2002). "Darrell Porter, 50, the Catcher Who Was Series M.V.P. in '82". The New York Times. p. C 23. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  15. ^ Ari L. Goldman (August 7, 2002). "Junius Scales, Communist Sent to U.S. Prison, Dies at 82". The New York Times. p. C 23. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  16. ^ Twycross-Martin, Henrietta (August 14, 2002). "Winifred Watson: Novelist who, like her heroines, had a second chance". The Guardian. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  17. ^ "Scottish Indy driver dies". BBC Sport. August 8, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  18. ^ "Computer science pioneer Dijkstra dies". CNET. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  19. ^ John Markoff (August 10, 2002). "Edsger Dijkstra, 72, Physicist Who Shaped Computer Era". The New York Times. p. A 11. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  20. ^ McCaskie, TC (October 7, 2002). "John Fage". The Guardian. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  21. ^ Frank J. Prial (August 12, 2002). "Justin Meyer, 63, Winemaker Renowned for His Cabernet". The New York Times. p. A 13. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  22. ^ Richard Goldstein (August 10, 2002). "Charles Poletti Dies at 99; Aided War-Ravaged Italy". The New York Times. p. A 11. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  23. ^ Lindley, Dennis (August 9, 2002). "George Barnard". The Guardian. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  24. ^ Cohen, Rebecca (September 8, 2002). "Don Chastain: Actor, singer". Variety. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  25. ^ Ruud van Feggelen. Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-04-16.
  26. ^ "Jake Fendley". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  27. ^ "Erna Furman, 76; Child Psychoanalyst Studied Bereavement". Los Angeles Times. October 2, 2002. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  28. ^ Woo, Elaine (August 18, 2002). "Robert Borkenstein, 89; Inventor of Breathalyzer Intoxication Tester". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  29. ^ Stratton, David (August 20, 2002). "Colin Eggleston: Oz director-scribe". Variety. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  30. ^ "Michael Houser, 40, Guitarist And Singer of Widespread Panic". The New York Times. August 13, 2002. p. A 17. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  31. ^ John Markoff (August 14, 2002). "Kristen Nygaard, 75, Who Built Framework for Modern Computer Languages". The New York Times. p. A 21. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  32. ^ Ari L. Goldman (August 15, 2002). "Mordecai Waxman, Rabbi Who Chided Pope, Dies at 85". The New York Times. p. C 11. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  33. ^ Douglas Martin (August 19, 2002). "Doris Wishman, 'B' Film Director, Dies". The New York Times. p. A 13. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  34. ^ Nadel, John (August 13, 2002). "Obituary: Nancy Chaffee / Tennis player in the '50s, former wife of Pirates' Kiner". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  35. ^ "Per Cock-Clausen". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on December 3, 2016. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  36. ^ "GAA world mourns death of Mick Dunne". Irish Independent. August 16, 2002. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  37. ^ Paul Lewis (August 14, 2002). "Galen Rowell, Mountaineer And Nature Photographer, 61". The New York Times. p. A 20. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  38. ^ "Lord Holderness: Modest Tory patrician and champion of the war-disabled". The Guardian. August 16, 2002. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  39. ^ Fryer, Jonathan (August 15, 2002). "Michael De-la-Noy". The Guardian. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  40. ^ Paul Lewis (October 1, 2002). "Sir John Rennie Is Dead at 85; Led Aid Effort for Palestinians". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  41. ^ Richard Goldstein (August 13, 2002). "Enos Slaughter, 86, Whose Sprint Won '46 Series, Dies". The New York Times. p. A 17. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  42. ^ Hedley, Charles (August 31, 2002). "Dame Marjorie Williamson". The Guardian. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  43. ^ Wolf, Gregory H. "Jack Creel". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  44. ^ "Peter R. Hunt, 77, Film Editor And Director of a 007 Movie". The New York Times. August 25, 2002. p. 1 31. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  45. ^ Michael Kimmelman (August 16, 2002). "Larry Rivers, Artist With an Edge, Dies at 78". The New York Times. p. A 1. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  46. ^ "Neal Travis -- Columnist, 62". The New York Times. August 15, 2002. p. C 11. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  47. ^ "Drowning Pool Frontman Died Of Natural Causes". Billboard. September 25, 2002. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  48. ^ O'Connor, J J; Robertson, E F. "Heinz Bauer". MacTutor History of Mathematics archive. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  49. ^ The Associated Press (August 17, 2002). "Jesse Brown, 58; Ex-Marine Headed VA Under Clinton". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  50. ^ "Arnie Moser". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  51. ^ Richard Goldstein (August 16, 2002). "Kyle Rote, a Top Receiver For the Giants, Dies at 73". The New York Times. p. B 10. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  52. ^ David W. Dunlap (August 25, 2002). "King-lui Wu, 84, Architect And Longtime Yale Professor". The New York Times. p. 1 31. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  53. ^ Edith Addams, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-10.
  54. ^ "Janusz Bardach, 83; Plastic Surgeon, Expert on Cleft Lips, Palates". Los Angeles Times. September 1, 2002. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  55. ^ Philipson, Graeme (August 27, 2002). "Allan Bromley: historian, eccentric, gem". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  56. ^ Thurber, Jon (August 19, 2002). "Jeff Corey, 88; Blacklist Led Actor to Teaching". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  57. ^ Stuart Lavietes (August 21, 2002). "Martin Deutsch, 85, Dies; Discovered an Atom". The New York Times. p. C 16. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  58. ^ Freudenheim, Susan (August 16, 2002). "Morgan Evans, 92; Directed Landscaping at Disney Parks". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  59. ^ "Abu Nidal, Palestinian Terrorist Leader, Is Reported Dead". New York Times. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  60. ^ Arraf, Jane (21 August 2002). "Iraq details terror leader's death", CNN.
  61. ^ "John Roseboro". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  62. ^ Jones, Terril Yue (August 17, 2002). "Stephen P. Yokich, 66; Former President of UAW". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  63. ^ Skelton, David E. "Jimmy Bloodworth". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  64. ^ David W. Dunlap (August 20, 2002). "Benjamin C. Thompson, 84, Architect Of Festive Urban Marketplaces , Is Dead". The New York Times. p. C 17. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  65. ^ "Turpal-Ali Atgeriyev; Chechen Rebel Leader, Government Official". Los Angeles Times. August 23, 2002. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  66. ^ Morris, Edward (August 19, 2002). "Jonnie Barnett, "The Chain of Love" Writer, Dead At 56". CMT. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  67. ^ The Associated Press (August 23, 2002). "Carter Burgess, 85; Envoy, Defense Official". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  68. ^ Harwood, Elain (August 27, 2002). "Dame Elizabeth Chesterton". The Guardian. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  69. ^ "Air Vice-Marshal Edward Crew". The Telegraph, London. August 22, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  70. ^ Roth, Andrew (August 22, 2002). "The Marquess of Aberdeen and Temair". The Guardian. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  71. ^ Ken Johnson (August 22, 2002). "Eduardo Chillida, Sculptor on a Grand Scale, Is Dead at 78". The New York Times. p. A 21. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
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  73. ^ Douglas Martin (August 21, 2002). "Swami Satchidananda, Woodstock's Guru, Dies at 87". The New York Times. p. C 17. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  74. ^ Boston, Richard (August 22, 2002). "John Willett: Champion of Brecht in the English-speaking world". The Guardian. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  75. ^ Leidemann, Mike; Adams, Wanda A. (August 24, 2002). "O.A. Bushnell, writer of Hawai'i dies". The Honolulu Advertiser. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  76. ^ McIlroy, John. "Jimmy Deane (1921-2002)". Revolutionary History. Archived from the original on August 10, 2011. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  77. ^ "Joseph H. Wales". Corvallis Gazette-Times. August 23, 2002. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  78. ^ "Mark Bucci: Television, legit composer". Variety. September 25, 2002. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  79. ^ Ken Johnson (August 30, 2002). "Richard Lippold, Sculptor of Metal Abstractions, Dies at 87". The New York Times. p. C 11. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  80. ^ Martin, Dick; Rosenhead, Jonathan (September 4, 2002). "Stafford Beer". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  81. ^ "Dennis Fimple: Character actor". Variety. September 5, 2002. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  82. ^ Robert F. Worth (August 26, 2002). "Emily Genauer, Art Critic and Pulitzer Winner, Dies at 91". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  83. ^ "Robert Van Scoyk Is Dead at 74; Wrote and Produced TV Shows". The New York Times. September 3, 2002. p. A 17. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  84. ^ Thomas J. Lueck (August 26, 2002). "Hoyt Wilhelm, First Reliever Elected to the Hall of Fame". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  85. ^ Oliver, Myrna (August 26, 2002). "Ted Ashley, 80; Talent Agent Also Ran Warner Bros. Studio". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  86. ^ "Hugh Cruttwell". The Telegraph, London. August 28, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  87. ^ "Johnny Wilson". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  88. ^ "Per Anger, 88; Swedish Diplomat Helped Save Jews From Nazi Camps". Los Angeles Times. August 28, 2002. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  89. ^ Fraser, Alex (October 1, 2002). "Audrey Barker". The Guardian. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  90. ^ Pace, Eric (September 20, 2002). "Raúl Chibas, 86, Castro Ally Who Fled to Miami in Motorboat". The New York Times. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  91. ^ Allan Kozinn (August 27, 2002). "William Warfield, 82, Dies; Baritone Known for 'Porgy'". The New York Times. p. C 13. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  92. ^ "Walter (Gus) Annand". The Scotsman. October 1, 2002. Retrieved November 16, 2019.
  93. ^ "Georg Werner". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on December 4, 2016. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  94. ^ Wainwright, Martin (August 26, 2002). "Lawrence Batley". The Guardian. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  95. ^ Cohen, Alain J.J.; Weslin, Donald. "In Memoriam: Edwin Sill Fussell". The University of California. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  96. ^ Jon Pareles (August 28, 2002). "John S. Wilson, Jazz Critic, Is Dead at 89". The New York Times. p. C 16. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  97. ^ "David Bierk, 58, Canadian Artist Who Reinterpreted Masterworks". The New York Times. September 7, 2002. p. A 16. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  98. ^ Fritz Feldmann. Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-04-16.
  99. ^ William H. Honan (September 1, 2002). "Paul Tripp, 91, Early Children's TV Host". The New York Times. p. 1 34. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  100. ^ Anatoly Yulin. Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-04-22.
  101. ^ "Pepsi Bethel, 83; Jazz Dancer, Choreographer Founded Own Troupe". Los Angeles Times. September 7, 2002. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  102. ^ "Dave Dalby". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  103. ^ "J. Lee Thompson, 88, Director of 'Guns of Navarone'". The New York Times. September 6, 2002. p. A 21. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  104. ^ Koehl, Christian (September 2, 2002). "Rialto's Wendlandt dies at 80". Variety. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  105. ^ Joffe, Lawrence (September 1, 2002). "Prince Zeid Bin Shaker". The Guardian. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  106. ^ Kenneth Chang (September 5, 2002). "Martin D. Kamen, 89, a Discoverer of Radioactive Carbon-14". The New York Times. p. A 21. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  107. ^ Kenneth Chang (September 4, 2002). "Lord Porter, Nobelist in Chemistry, Dies at 81". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved August 10, 2021.