Deaths in May 2002

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The following is a list of notable deaths in May 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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References

  1. ^ Bodle, Andy (May 10, 2002). "John Nathan-Turner". The Guardian. Retrieved February 27, 2019.
  2. ^ Roth, Andrew (May 6, 2002). "Lord Bauer". The Guardian. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  3. ^ "Sihung Lung, 72, Film Actor Who Starred for Ang Lee". The New York Times. May 25, 2002. p. A 18. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  4. ^ "Edna Mae Robinson, 86, Dancer and Boxer's Wife". The New York Times. May 7, 2002. p. A 29. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  5. ^ Shirley, Don (June 8, 2002). "Martin Aronstein, 65; Noted Theatrical Lighting Designer". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  6. ^ David Stout (May 4, 2002). "Livingston Biddle Jr., 83, Ex-Chairman of Arts Endowment". The New York Times. p. A 11. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  7. ^ "Malcolm Bosse, 75, an Author Of Historical Novels Set in Asia". The New York Times. June 14, 2002. p. C 11. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  8. ^ "Barbara Castle dies aged 91". The Telegraph, London. May 4, 2002. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  9. ^ "Muhammad Ibrahim Egal: Somalian politician". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  10. ^ Paul Lewis (May 4, 2002). "Mohan Singh Oberoi, 103, A Pioneer in Luxury Hotels". The New York Times. p. A 11. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  11. ^ "Mariana Yampolsky, 76; Photographed Daily Life of Mexico's Indians". Los Angeles Times. May 6, 2002. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  12. ^ "Don Allard". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  13. ^ "Official Site of UNH Athletics-Legendary UNH Football Coach Clarence E. "Chief" Boston Dies at Age 85". New Hampshire Wildcats. May 6, 2002. Archived from the original on December 15, 2019. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  14. ^ Hunt, Ken (September 9, 2002). "John Hasted: Physicist and folk musician". The Guardian. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  15. ^ Tobar, Hector (May 6, 2002). "Hugo Banzer, 75; Bolivian Dictator Turned President". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  16. ^ "Bratton, Howard C." Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  17. ^ "Dick Farman". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  18. ^ Douglas Martin (May 12, 2002). "Earl Shaffer, First to Hike Length of Appalachian Trail in Both Directions, Dies at 83". The New York Times. p. 1 33. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  19. ^ "Weldon "Odell" Stautzenberger". The Times. May 8, 2002. Retrieved May 10, 2021 – via Newspapers.com. open access
  20. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 9, 2002). "Michael Todd Jr., 72; Producer". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  21. ^ "WYMAN, Louis Crosby, (1917 - 2002)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved May 4, 2019.
  22. ^ Spier, Susan; Nygaard King, Betty; Hanson, Jens (March 23, 2013). "Murray Adaskin". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  23. ^ Cromelin, Richard (May 9, 2002). "Otis Blackwell, 70; Noted Songwriter". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  24. ^ The Washington Post (May 12, 2002). "James Collins Jr., 84; General, Military Historian". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  25. ^ Jonas, Jiri; Slichter, Charles (October 1, 2002). "Harry George Drickamer". Physics Today. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  26. ^ "The shooting of Pim Fortuyn". The Guardian. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  27. ^ Bjørn Johansen
  28. ^ Quintanilla, Michael (May 10, 2002). "Kevyn Aucoin: Celebrating Faces". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  29. ^ Norton-Taylor, Richard (May 16, 2002). "Sir Bernard Burrows". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  30. ^ Wright, Pearce (May 18, 2002). "Sir Ewart Jones". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  31. ^ Allan Kozinn (May 17, 2002). "Xavier Montsalvatge, 90; Composer and Music Critic". The New York Times. p. C 13. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  32. ^ "Popular figure in domestic and European politics". The Irish Times. May 11, 2002. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  33. ^ "TCD professor, Basil Chubb dies". The Irish Times. May 9, 2002. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  34. ^ "Sir Edward Jackson". The Telegraph, London. June 5, 2002. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  35. ^ Daley, Ashley (July 10, 2002). "Lou Lombardo: Film editor". Variety. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  36. ^ Thurber, Jon (May 20, 2002). "Boyce McDaniel, 84; Worked on A-Bomb". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  37. ^ Reich, Kenneth; Malnic, Eric (May 11, 2002). "Bernice Layne Brown, 93; Devoted Matriarch of a Political Dynasty". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  38. ^ Kupper, Mike (May 10, 2002). "Dan Devine, 77; Hall of Fame Football Coach". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  39. ^ "The Hon. Robert E.J. Layton, P.C., M.P." Parliament of Canada. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  40. ^ "Sam Walton". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 29, 2019.
  41. ^ Oliver, Myrna (May 18, 2002). "George Cates -- music director for Welk show". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  42. ^ John Cunniff, Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved 2019-02-28.
  43. ^ Barker, Dennis (May 12, 2002). "Austen Kark". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  44. ^ Alan Riding (May 11, 2002). "Yves Robert, 81, French Director Of the 'Tall Blond Man' Films". The New York Times. p. A 18. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  45. ^ Selwyn Raab (May 12, 2002). "Joe Bonanno Dies; Mafia Leader, 97, Who Built Empire". The New York Times. p. 1 1. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  46. ^ Dixon, Stephen (May 14, 2002). "Patrick Fyffe". The Guardian. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  47. ^ Eric Pace (May 17, 2002). "Sharon Monsky, 48, Leader In Fight Against Rare Illness". The New York Times. p. C 13. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  48. ^ Oliver, Myrna (May 14, 2002). "Bill Peet, 87; Disney Artist, Storyteller Wrote '101 Dalmations,' Children's Books". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  49. ^ "Steve Rachunok". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  50. ^ Haggett, Peter (May 18, 2002). "Professor Richard Chorley". The Independent, London. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  51. ^ Williams, Scott (2006). Hardcore History. Sports Publishing LLC. pp. 106–111. ISBN 978-1-59670-021-5.
  52. ^ Thurber, Jon (May 30, 2002). "Clinton Adams, 83; Led Renaissance of Lithography in U.S." Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  53. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 26, 2002). "Alan Bell, 70; Studied Homosexuality". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  54. ^ "David Chappe: Screenwriter". Variety. May 14, 2002. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  55. ^ "Ruth Cracknell dies at 76". The Sydney Morning Herald. May 14, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  56. ^ "Bill Rodgers". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  57. ^ McCloy, Don (June 14, 2002). "Sir Derek Birley". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  58. ^ Moore, Peter (December 1, 2002). "Memoir Bernard Benjamin". Cambridge University Press. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  59. ^ "Alec Campbell, 103; in Battle at Gallipoli". Los Angeles Times. May 17, 2002. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  60. ^ "James Dewar". The Herald, Glasgow, Scotland. May 30, 2002. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  61. ^ "Sir Kenneth Fung Ping-Fan Dies at 92". AP News. May 19, 2002. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  62. ^ Cowe, Roger (May 28, 2002). "Sir Gerald Whent: Visionary entrepreneur behind the mobile phone revolution". The Guardian. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  63. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 24, 2002). "Dave Berg, 81; Writer, Artist for Mad Magazine". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  64. ^ Richard Goldstein (May 18, 2002). "Joe Black, Pitching Pioneer for the Dodgers, Dies at 78". The New York Times. p. A 13. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  65. ^ Pedersen, Anne-marie; Butts, Edward (July 19, 2012). "Edwin Alonzo Boyd". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  66. ^ "James Chichester-Clark, former PM of NI, dies". The Irish Times. May 20, 2002. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  67. ^ "John de Lancie, 80; Virtuoso Oboist, Head of Curtis Institute of Music". Los Angeles Times. May 29, 2002. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  68. ^ Douglas Martin (May 26, 2002). "Zypora Spaisman, Lifelong Champion of Yiddish Theater, Is Dead at 86". The New York Times. p. 1 37. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  69. ^ "Gordon Wharmby". The Guardian. May 24, 2002. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  70. ^ "Raymond Durgnat". The Guardian. May 24, 2002. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  71. ^ Herbie Familton, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-04-16.
  72. ^ John Shaw (May 22, 2002). "Sir John Gorton, 90, Australian Who Vetoed Himself as Premier". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  73. ^ Albin Krebs (May 21, 2002). "Walter Lord, Author of Historical Books, Including 'A Night to Remember,' Dies at 84". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  74. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 24, 2002). "David Abrahamsen, 98; His Books Analyzed Nixon, 'Son of Sam'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  75. ^ Bourne, Richard (May 28, 2002). "Anastasios Christodoulou". The Guardian. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  76. ^ Braxton, Greg; Lowry, Brian (May 21, 2002). "Longtime TV Anchor, Known From 'the Desert to the Sea,' Dies". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  77. ^ Hotz, Robert Lee; Woo, Elaine (May 21, 2002). "Stephen Gould, 60; Leading Evolutionary Biologist Was Called 'Latter-Day Darwin'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  78. ^ Woo, Elaine (June 3, 2002). "Rogers Albritton, 78; Philosopher Known for His Brilliance". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 10, 2019.
  79. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 23, 2002). "Joe Cobb, 85; Was in 'Our Gang'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  80. ^ "Bob Poser". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  81. ^ "Fritz Ackley". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  82. ^ Nowlin, Bill. "Joe Cascarella". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  83. ^ Douglas Martin (June 9, 2002). "Faye Dancer, Free-Spirited Baseball Star, Dies at 77". The New York Times. p. 1 48. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  84. ^ Frank Litsky (May 26, 2002). "Paul Giel, 70, All-American In Two Sports and Pro Pitcher". The New York Times. p. 1 37. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  85. ^ "Warren Hacker". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  86. ^ "Patrick Wolrige-Gordon". The Scotsman. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  87. ^ Glick, Shav (May 24, 2002). "He Was One for the Ages". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  88. ^ "Dorothy Spencer". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  89. ^ McLellan, Dennis (June 13, 2002). "Joseph Bau, 81; Israeli Artist, Animator, Holocaust Survivor". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  90. ^ Stuart Lavietes (May 28, 2002). "Antonia Pantoja, Champion Of Bilingualism, Dies at 80". The New York Times. p. B 6. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  91. ^ Mel Gussow (May 30, 2002). "Josephine Abady, 52, Director Of Plays on and Off Broadway". The New York Times. p. A 23. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  92. ^ Barker, Dennis (May 28, 2002). "Pat Coombs". The Guardian. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  93. ^ "Zoran Jankovic". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Archived from the original on December 3, 2016. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  94. ^ Anahad O'Connor (June 8, 2002). "Nathan Mantel, 83, Developer Of Statistical Research Method". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  95. ^ Douglas Martin (May 29, 2002). "Nancy White, 85, Dies; Edited Harper's Bazaar in the 60's". The New York Times. p. B 7. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  96. ^ Alberts, Bruce. "John Alexander Moore 1915–2002" (PDF). National Academy of Sciences. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  97. ^ Jennifer Dunning (June 9, 2002). "Vicente Nebrada, 72, Leader Of Caracas National Ballet". The New York Times. p. 1 48. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  98. ^ Richard Goldstein (May 28, 2002). "Mamo Wolde, Olympic Marathon Champion". The New York Times. p. B 6. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  99. ^ נפטר השחקן שבתאי קונורטי (in Hebrew)
  100. ^ "Vitaly Solomin biography. People's Artist of Russia". The Strip. Retrieved November 16, 2019.
  101. ^ Oliver, Myrna (May 30, 2002). "Mildred Benson, 96; Author Gave Life to Nancy Drew". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  102. ^ "Biography of Jean Berger" (PDF). University of Colorado Boulder. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  103. ^ McLellan, Dennis (June 2, 2002). "Ruby Bradley, 94; Army Nurse Was 'Angel in Fatigues' for POWs". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  104. ^ "Alfred Fleishman, 96; Partner in Top Public Relations Firm". Los Angeles Times. May 31, 2002. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  105. ^ Richard Goldstein (May 30, 2002). "Wes Westrum, 79, Longtime Giants Catcher". The New York Times. p. A 23. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  106. ^ "Charles Ede". The Telegraph, London. June 6, 2002. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  107. ^ "Sam Page". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  108. ^ Gibson, Colin (June 25, 2002). "Kenny Craddock". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  109. ^ Brian Lavery (June 1, 2002). "John B. Keane, Irish Novelist And Playwright, Is Dead at 73". The New York Times. p. A 13. Retrieved August 10, 2021.
  110. ^ Roth, Andrew (June 5, 2002). "Jeremy Bray". The Guardian. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  111. ^ "Eleanor Wilson: Tony-nominated actress". Variety. July 29, 2002. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
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