Deaths in January 2003

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The following is a list of notable deaths in January 2003.

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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References

  1. ^ "Body Found in Burning Home Identified as Actor's". Los Angeles Times. January 3, 2003. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  2. ^ Richard Goldstein (January 2, 2003). "Joe Foss, Ace, Dies at 87; Also Led Football League". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  3. ^ Freedland, Michael (January 18, 2003). "Obituary: Cyril Shaps" – via www.theguardian.com.
  4. ^ Dalyell, Tam (January 16, 2003). "David Young: Former Labour MP who became disaffected from his party". The Independent, London. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  5. ^ Aaron, Marc Z. "Bud Metheny". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  6. ^ Douglas Martin (January 4, 2003). "Sydney Omarr Dies at 76; Popular Astrologer and Leo". The New York Times. p. A 12. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  7. ^ Ashburn, Len (January 5, 2003). "Hall of Fame driver Leroy Warriner dead at 83". Motorsport.com. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  8. ^ "Henry Botterell, 106; Last Surviving WWI Combat Pilot". Los Angeles Times. January 9, 2003. Retrieved May 25, 2019.
  9. ^ William N. Wallace (January 4, 2003). "Sid Gillman, 91, Innovator Of Passing Strategy in Football". The New York Times. p. A 12. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  10. ^ "Joe Ostrowski". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  11. ^ "Jim Westlake". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  12. ^ "Harry Willsie". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on December 4, 2016. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  13. ^ Reynolds, Margaret (February 5, 2003). "Monique Wittig: Radical French writer at the cutting edge of feminist philosophy". The Guardian. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  14. ^ Rick Lyman (January 8, 2003). "Conrad Hall, Cinematographer Of 'Butch Cassidy,' Dies at 76". The New York Times. p. A 21. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  15. ^ Inglis, Anne (January 7, 2003). "Yfrah Neaman". The Guardian. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  16. ^ "U.S. Court of Federal Claims: Spector, Louis". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  17. ^ Pasles, Chris (January 9, 2003). "Lila Zali, 84; Dance Teacher Was Founder of Ballet Pacifica". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  18. ^ Bernstein, Adam (January 8, 2003). "Bluegrass Pioneer, Mandolinist Buzz Busby Dies". The Washington Post. Retrieved June 14, 2019.
  19. ^ Paul Lewis (January 6, 2003). "Roy Jenkins, 82, Dies; Helped Start Centrist British Party". The New York Times. p. A 19. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  20. ^ Robert Berkvist (January 7, 2003). "Jean Kerr, Playwright and Author, Dies at 80". The New York Times. p. C 14. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  21. ^ Jordan, Douglas (January 7, 2003). "Artist Williams dies at 85". The Gainesville Sun. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  22. ^ DeJong, Gerben (November 1, 2003). "Andrew I Batavia". The Lancet. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  23. ^ "Olle Bexell". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on December 2, 2016. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  24. ^ "Cal Football Legend Vic Bottari Dead at 86". PAC-12 Conference. January 7, 2003. Retrieved May 25, 2019.
  25. ^ "Jarvis Tatum". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  26. ^ "Major-General Sir Philip Ward". The Telegraph. February 5, 2003. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  27. ^ Lewis, Paul (January 8, 2003). "Harry Woolf, 79, Historian and Administrator". The New York Times. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  28. ^ "Ed Albosta". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  29. ^ "Bettie Willard, Alpine Ecologist". Ecological Society of America. March 14, 2016. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  30. ^ Kenneth N. Gilpin (January 9, 2003). "Siggi B. Wilzig, 76, Executive And Survivor of the Holocaust". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  31. ^ Ricordo di Angelo Romani (in Italian)
  32. ^ "Veteran Canadian actor Billy Van dies". CBC.ca. January 9, 2003. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  33. ^ "Don Landrum". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  34. ^ Williams, Richard (January 13, 2003). "Penny Valentine". The Guardian. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  35. ^ "Steve Young: 2003 FOP Co-Member of the Year". Fraternal Order of Police. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  36. ^ Eric Pace (January 12, 2003). "C. Douglas Dillon Dies at 93; Was in Kennedy Cabinet". The New York Times. p. 1 32. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  37. ^ "The Rt Rev Donald Nestor". The Telegraph. January 21, 2003. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  38. ^ Briggs, Johnathon E. (January 16, 2003). "George Wyckoff Jr., 74, served 2 terms as Cumberland mayor". The Baltimore Sun. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  39. ^ "Zanette dies of heart failure". VeloNews. January 10, 2003. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  40. ^ The Associated Press (January 15, 2003). "Richard W. Simmons, 89, Actor; Starred in TV's 'Sergeant Preston'". The New York Times. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  41. ^ Melody Petersen (January 15, 2003). "George Waters, 87, Innovator In Expanding Credit Card Use". The New York Times. p. C 12. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  42. ^ "Dean Amadon, 90; Ornithologist, Curator, Expert on Birds of Prey". Los Angeles Times. January 18, 2003. Retrieved May 6, 2019.
  43. ^ Pearson, Richard (January 14, 2003). "Clarence 'Du' Burns, 84, Dies". The Washington Post. Retrieved June 13, 2019.
  44. ^ Jon Pareles (January 13, 2003). "Maurice Gibb, Whose Bee Gees Defined Disco, Dies at 53". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  45. ^ "Alan Nunn May". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  46. ^ "Sokol dies at 100". The Sloval Spectator. January 20, 2003. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  47. ^ "Former ICTY Judge Wang Tieya Dies Aged 89". International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. January 15, 2003. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  48. ^ "James B. Adamson, Military District Commander". The Washington Post. January 31, 2003. Retrieved May 4, 2019.
  49. ^ Rick Lyman (January 27, 2003). "Norman Panama, 88, Half of Duo Who Wrote Many Film Comedies". The New York Times. p. A 23. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  50. ^ "Ernie Rudolph". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  51. ^ "Robert Bart". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on December 2, 2016. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  52. ^ McLellan, Dennis (January 17, 2003). "Mel Bourne, 79; Production Designer". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 25, 2019.
  53. ^ "Vandals attack memorial to slain policeman". Evening Standard. March 28, 2007.
  54. ^ a b Lavietes, Stuart (January 17, 2003). "2 Archaeologists, Robert Braidwood, 95, And His Wife, Linda Braidwood, 93, Die". The New York Times. Retrieved May 27, 2019.
  55. ^ Stuart Lavietes (January 17, 2003). "2 Archaeologists, Robert Braidwood, 95, And His Wife, Linda Braidwood, 93, Die". The New York Times. p. A 25. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  56. ^ Ishikawa, Scott; Creamer, Beverly (January 17, 2003). "Gladys Brandt, champion of Hawaiian culture". The Honolulu Advertiser. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  57. ^ "Jeannette Campbell". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on December 3, 2016. Retrieved May 27, 2019.
  58. ^ McLellan, Dennis (January 25, 2003). "Doris Fisher, 87; Co-Wrote String of 1940s Hits Recorded by Bing Crosby, Many Others". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  59. ^ "Vivi-Anne Hultén". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on December 3, 2016. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  60. ^ "Eleanore Pettersen, 86, Pioneering Architect". The New York Times. January 18, 2003. p. A 15. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  61. ^ Paul Lewis (January 26, 2003). "Alfred Kantor Dies at 79; Depicted Life in Nazi Camps". The New York Times. p. 1 22. Retrieved December 30, 2019.
  62. ^ Zerby, Jack. "Phil McCullough". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  63. ^ Meadowcroft, Michael (January 16, 2003). "Richard Wainwright". The Guardian. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  64. ^ The Associated Press (January 26, 2003). "Alden Barber, 83; Expanded Boy Scouts". The New York Times. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  65. ^ Robinson, Antonia (February 13, 2003). "Annie Barnes: Dynamic teacher and Pascal scholar". The Independent. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  66. ^ Leigh, Spencer (April 7, 2003). "Hylo Brown: Bluegrass singer with a wide vocal range". The Independent. Retrieved June 10, 2019.
  67. ^ Variety Staff (January 21, 2003). "Fritzi Burr: Actress-singer-comedienne". Variety. Retrieved June 13, 2019.
  68. ^ Corey Kilgannon (January 19, 2003). "Richard Crenna, Veteran Actor, Is Dead at 76". The New York Times. p. 1 22. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  69. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (January 25, 2003). "George Haimsohn, 77, Dies; a Writer of 'Dames at Sea'". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved February 18, 2017.
  70. ^ Wolfgang Saxon (January 25, 2003). "George Haimsohn, 77, Dies; a Writer of 'Dames at Sea'". The New York Times. p. A 17. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  71. ^ "Harivansh Rai Bachchan". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  72. ^ Michael Kaufman (January 26, 2003). "Edward Farhat, 78, Dies; 'The Sheik' of Pro Wrestling". The New York Times. p. 1 23. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  73. ^ "Gavin Lyall obituary". The San Diego Union-Tribune. February 3, 2003. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  74. ^ Alan Riding (January 20, 2003). "Françoise Giroud, 86, Force In French Media and Politics". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  75. ^ "Dutch Meyer". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  76. ^ Mel Gussow (January 25, 2003). "Remembering Al Hirschfeld, The 'Line King' of Broadway". The New York Times. p. A 17. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  77. ^ Michael T. Kaufman (January 27, 2003). "Marcel Jovine, 81; Designed Toys and Coins". The New York Times. p. A 23. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  78. ^ Oliver, Myrna (January 29, 2003). "Nedra Volz, 94; TV Actress Played Many 'Old Lady' Roles". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  79. ^ "Bill Werbeniuk". The Telegraph. January 23, 2003. Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  80. ^ "Obert Logan". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  81. ^ "A Tribute To Renowned Author Khin Hnin Yu - 2003-01-25". Voice of America. January 25, 2003. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  82. ^ Douglas Martin (January 24, 2003). "Marvin Bower, 99; Built McKinsey & Co". The New York Times. p. C 19. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  83. ^ Wilson, Brian (March 20, 2003). "Richard Buchanan". The Guardian. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  84. ^ Ken Johnson (February 9, 2003). "Ernst Kitzinger, 90, Professor And Writer on Byzantine Art". The New York Times. p. 1 44. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  85. ^ Richard Severo (January 23, 2003). "Bill Mauldin, Cartoonist Who Showed World War II Through G.I. Eyes, Dies at 81". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  86. ^ "Winner, Fred M." Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  87. ^ "Anne Meredith Barry". Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Web Site. July 2013. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  88. ^ "Former Treasurer Boyles dies". Triangle Business Journal. January 23, 2003. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  89. ^ Stephen Holden (January 24, 2003). "Nell Carter Is Dead at 54; Star of 'Ain't Misbehavin' '". The New York Times. p. C 19. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  90. ^ "Legislator Details - Stanley J. Davis". Library of Michigan. Retrieved July 20, 2022.
  91. ^ Johnston, Bruce; Paterson, Michael (January 25, 2003). "Gianni Agnelli, head of Fiat, dies aged 81". The Telegraph. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  92. ^ "BLACKWELL, Lucien Edward, (1931 - 2003)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved May 22, 2019.
  93. ^ "Air Marshal Sir Ivor Broom". The Telegraph. January 28, 2003. Retrieved June 10, 2019.
  94. ^ Douglas Martin (February 2, 2003). "Evelyn Trout, Record-Setting Flier, Dies at 97". The New York Times. p. 1 42. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  95. ^ "Toby Atwell". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  96. ^ Burton, Humphrey (February 6, 2003). "Lady Menuhin: Gifted dancer who complemented the life of her brilliant husband". The Guardian. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  97. ^ Oliver, Myrna (January 31, 2003). "Cliff Norton, 84; Began Acting Career in Radio". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  98. ^ "Robert Rockwell, 82; Played Elusive Catch for 'Our Miss Brooks'". Los Angeles Times. January 28, 2003. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  99. ^ Jones, Kenneth (January 31, 2003). "Joseph A. Walker, Tony-Winning Playwright of The River Niger, Dead at 67". Playbill. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  100. ^ "Stanley Wudyka". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on April 18, 2020. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  101. ^ Oestreich, James R. (January 28, 2003). "John Browning, 69, Pianist With Reserved, Elegant Style". The New York Times. Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  102. ^ Frank Litsky (January 28, 2003). "Valery Brumel Is Dead at 60; Russian Set High-Jump Marks". The New York Times. p. C 15. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  103. ^ Stephen Kinzer (February 2, 2003). "Annemarie Schimmel, Influential Scholar of Islam, Dies at 80". The New York Times. p. 1 43. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  104. ^ "Fred Russell, 96, Nashville Sports Journalist". The New York Times. February 26, 2003. p. A 23. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  105. ^ Roth, Andrew (January 26, 2003). "Lord Younger: Classic old-time Tory paternalist". The Guardian. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  106. ^ Champagne, Michel (March 3, 2008). "Louis Archambault". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  107. ^ Boston, Richard (February 12, 2003). "Maurice Ash". The Guardian. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  108. ^ "The Right Reverend Paul Burrough". The Telegraph. January 28, 2003. Retrieved June 13, 2019.
  109. ^ "Bob Kammeyer". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 19, 2019.
  110. ^ Bailey, Amy F. (January 30, 2003). "Rep. Kratz dies while working out". Battle Creek Enquirer. p. 4. Retrieved July 20, 2022 – via Newspapers.com.
  111. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (January 30, 2003). "John Thompson, 77, Leader Of Big Expansion of 7-Eleven". The New York Times. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  112. ^ "Commander Teddy Young". The Telegraph. February 1, 2003. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  113. ^ Rasmussen, Frederick N. (February 3, 2003). "Douglas Allanbrook, 81, musician, composer and St. John's College teacher for 50 years". The Baltimore Sun. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  114. ^ Pandari Bai Dies at 73
  115. ^ Christopher Lehmann-Haupt (January 31, 2003). "Leslie Fiedler Dies at 85; Provocative Literary Critic". The New York Times. p. C 11. Retrieved August 15, 2021.
  116. ^ The Associated Press (January 31, 2003). "Frank Moss, 91, Democratic Utah Senator". The New York Times. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  117. ^ "Peter Shaw, TV Producer And Agent, 84". The New York Times. February 6, 2003. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  118. ^ "The Reverend Sir Alan Walker". The Telegraph. January 31, 2003. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  119. ^ Douglas Martin (February 1, 2003). "Mary Ellis, London Star of Stage and Screen, Is Dead at 105". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  120. ^ Mary Williams Walsh (February 10, 2003). "John Westergaard, 72, Dies; Founder of Mutual Fund". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved January 10, 2019.