Deaths in October 1999

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The following is a list of notable deaths in October 1999.

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. ^ Kuei Chih-hung, the Rebel in the System. Hong Kong: Hong Kong Film Archive. 2011. p. 117. ISBN 978-962-8050-59-8.
  2. ^ "UK | Child star Lena dies at 35". BBC News. October 2, 1999. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  3. ^ Thomas, Richard (October 22, 1999). "Claude Bessy". The Guardian. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  4. ^ Roberta Smith (October 18, 1999). "Lee Lozano, 68, Conceptual Artist Who Boycotted Women for Years". The New York Times. p. E 21. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  5. ^ Taylor, Geoffrey (October 4, 1999). "Alastair Hetherington". The Guardian. London. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  6. ^ Andrew Pollack (October 3, 1999). "Akio Morita, Key to Japan's Rise As Co-Founder of Sony, Dies at 78". The New York Times. p. 1 1. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  7. ^ Roberta Smith (October 5, 1999). "Bernard Buffet, French Painter, Dies at 71". The New York Times. p. B 11. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  8. ^ Heckman, Don & Thurber, Jon (October 7, 1999) "Art Farmer: Eloquent Jazz Master of the Trumpet and Fluegelhorn". Los Angeles Times.
  9. ^ Eric Pace (October 8, 1999). "Sir de Villiers Graaff, 85, Leader Of South African Centrist Party". The New York Times. p. C 21. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  10. ^ Nick Ravo (October 7, 1999). "Leonard S. Shoen, 83, Founder Of U-Haul, the Trailer Company". The New York Times. p. C 23. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  11. ^ "Climber Remembers the Legendary Alex Lowe", May 2, 2016, nationalgeographic.com.
  12. ^ Nick Ravo (October 8, 1999). "Gorilla Monsoon, 62, Villainous Pro Wrestler". The New York Times. p. C 21. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  13. ^ "Amalia Rodrigues". The Economist. October 14, 1999.
  14. ^ "Deryck Guyler, Character actor who made the transition from radio to TV comedy". The Guardian. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  15. ^ "D. A. Huffman, Computer Expert, Dies at 74". The New York Times. October 13, 1999. p. B 9. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  16. ^ Lentz, Harris M. III (2000). "Manfredo+Fest"&pg=PA74 Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 1999: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture. McFarland. p. 74. ISBN 9780786409198. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  17. ^ Heckman, Don; Oliver, Myrna (October 12, 1999). "Milt Jackson; Vibraphonist With Modern Jazz Quartet". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  18. ^ Richard Goldstein (October 14, 1999). "James Logan Is Dead at 78; Winner of the Medal of Honor". The New York Times. p. B 13. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  19. ^ William H. Honan (October 12, 1999). "Morris West, Popular Novelist Focusing on Faith, Dies at 83". The New York Times. p. B 13. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  20. ^ Robert Hanley (October 12, 1999). "George Forrest, 84, Songwriter For Broadway, Films and Clubs". The New York Times. p. B 13. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  21. ^ Steven Heller (October 17, 1999). "Leo Lionni, 89, Dies, Versatile Creator of Children's Books". The New York Times. p. 1 51. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  22. ^ "Chamberlain towered over NBA". ESPN. October 12, 1999. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  23. ^ Eagle, Bob; LeBlanc, Eric S. (2013). Blues - A Regional Experience. Santa Barbara: Praeger Publishers. p. 164. ISBN 978-0313344237.
  24. ^ Richard Goldstein (October 19, 1999). "J. E. Williams, 68, Dies; Won the Medal of Honor". The New York Times. p. B 12. Retrieved August 3, 2021.
  25. ^ "Obituary: Julius Nyerere". The Daily Telegraph. London. October 15, 1999. Archived from the original on October 14, 2010. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  26. ^ Robin Pogrebin (October 15, 1999). "Richard B. Shull, 70, Stage and Screen Actor". The New York Times. p. B 11. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  27. ^ Deborah Sontag (October 16, 1999). "Yosef Burg, 90, Zionist Leader Served in Many Israeli Cabinets". The New York Times. p. A 17. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  28. ^ Stephen Dixon (October 16, 1999). "Josef Locke". The Guardian. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  29. ^ Stephen Holden (October 18, 1999). "Ella Mae Morse, 75, Vocalist Who Transcended Pop Genres". The New York Times. p. E 20. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  30. ^ Anthony Ramirez (October 17, 1999). "Jean Shepherd, a Raconteur Of the Radio, Dies in Florida". The New York Times. p. 1 50. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  31. ^ "U-M Prof. William Dow died Oct. 17 at age 104" (Press release). The Regents of the University of Michigan. October 20, 1999. Retrieved July 24, 2007.
  32. ^ Nick Ravo (October 23, 1999). "Nicholas Metropolis, 84, a Maker Of the A-Bomb and Computers". The New York Times. p. A 14. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  33. ^ Gustav Niebuhr (November 1, 1999). "Mahanambrata Brahmachari Is Dead at 95". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  34. ^ "JOHN CANNON". motorsportmagazine.com. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  35. ^ William H. Honan (October 23, 1999). "Penelope Mortimer, 81, Author of 'Pumpkin Eater'". The New York Times. p. A 14. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  36. ^ Alan Riding (October 20, 1999). "Nathalie Sarraute, Novelist, Is Dead at 99; A Dean of the Nouveau Roman Movement". The New York Times. p. C 25. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  37. ^ Richard Goldstein (October 21, 1999). "Calvin Griffith, 87, Is Dead; Tight-Fisted Baseball Owner". The New York Times. p. B 15. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  38. ^ "Kidd". Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY). October 23, 1999. p. 1a.
  39. ^ Mullin, John (October 21, 1999). "Ireland mourns as ex-PM Jack Lynch dies at 82". The Guardian. London. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  40. ^ "Jack Bromwich, 80, Australian Tennis Star" (PDF). The New York Times. October 23, 1999.
  41. ^ Wolfgang Saxon (October 23, 1999). "H. Stuart Hughes, 83, Historian of Modern Europe". The New York Times. p. A 13. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  42. ^ Hossack, Rebecca (November 1, 1999). "Obituary: Rosalie Gascogne". Independent. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  43. ^ Cathy Horyn (October 27, 1999). "Luciano Soprani, 53, Designer Who Won Fashion Fame in 80's". The New York Times. p. A 25. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  44. ^ Adam Clymer (October 26, 1999). "John Chafee, Republican Senator and a Leading Voice of Bipartisanship, Dies at 77". The New York Times. p. B 10. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  45. ^ "Ginette Harrison, 41, A Mountain Climber". The New York Times. October 29, 1999. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  46. ^ Nick Ravo (December 9, 1999). "Marvin Kratter, 84; Once Owned Ebbets Field". The New York Times. p. B 15. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  47. ^ William H. Honan (October 28, 1999). "Leonard E. Boyle Dies at 75; Modernized Vatican Library". The New York Times. p. B 13. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  48. ^ "40 reads: Payne Stewart, 42, dies in plane crash". Golfweek. March 18, 2015. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  49. ^ Jon Pareles (October 27, 1999). "Hoyt Axton, 61, Songwriter, Singer and Actor in Movies". The New York Times. p. A 25. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  50. ^ "In Memoriam: Sri Eknath Easwaran 1911–1999)". Monastic Interreligious Dialogue. Archived from the original on October 8, 2007. Retrieved 2019-03-30.
  51. ^ William H. Honan (October 29, 1999). "Abraham Polonsky, 88, Dies; Director Damaged by Blacklist". The New York Times. p. B 15. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  52. ^ "John 'Budgie' Byrne | News". The Guardian. November 12, 1999. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  53. ^ Nick Ravo (October 30, 1999). "Robert L. Mills, 72, Theorist In Realm of Subatomic Physics". The New York Times. p. B 10. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  54. ^ Julie V. Iovine (November 7, 1999). "Charlotte Perriand, Designer, Is Dead at 96". The New York Times. p. 1 47. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  55. ^ "Glen Vernon". Variety. November 5, 1999. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  56. ^ Lentz, Harris M. III (2000). Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 1999: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture. McFarland. p. 224. ISBN 9780786409198. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  57. ^ Wolfgang Saxon (October 30, 1999). "Frank DeVol, 88, a Composer For Movies and TV Sitcoms". The New York Times. p. B 10. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  58. ^ Al Goodman (October 29, 1999). "Rafael Alberti, 96, Widely Read Spanish Poet". The New York Times. p. B 15. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  59. ^ "Michel Greg". lambiek.net. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  60. ^ Lentz III, Harris M. (July 1, 2000). Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 1999: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture. McFarland. ISBN 9780786409198 – via Google Books.
  61. ^ Richard Goldstein (November 1, 1999). "Max Patkin, 79, Clown Prince of Baseball". The New York Times. p. B 8. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  62. ^ Eric Pace (November 2, 1999). "S. Thondaman of Sri Lanka, a Tamil Leader". The New York Times. p. C 22. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  63. ^ Dunn, Richard B.; Simon, George W.; Smartt, Raymond N.; Zirker, Jack B. (2000). "Obituary: John Wainwright Evans, 1909-1999". Bulletin of the American Astronomical Society. 32 (4): 1663–1665. Bibcode:2000BAAS...32.1663D. Archived from the original on December 19, 2013. Retrieved December 18, 2013.
  64. ^ Warren Hoge (November 2, 1999). "Lord Jakobovits, Outspoken Chief Rabbi In Britain for 24 Years, Is Dead at 78". The New York Times. p. C 22. Retrieved November 23, 2020.
  65. ^ "Matalon, Eli – Dictionary definition of Matalon, Eli | Encyclopedia.com: FREE online dictionary". www.encyclopedia.com. Retrieved June 24, 2018.
  66. ^ "Greg Moore Dies in Horrific Crash at Fontana". Motorsport. October 31, 1999. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  67. ^ "Greg Moore Killed at California Speedway". Motorsport. October 31, 1999. Retrieved June 17, 2012.