Deaths in 2018

The following deaths of notable individuals occurred in 2018. Names are reported under the date of death, in alphabetical order by surname or pseudonym.

A typical entry reports information in the following sequence:


















Earlier months

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  1. Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder, dies at 65
  2. Former Hull City winger Charlie Crickmore dies at the age of 76
  3. "Falleció monseñor Darío Molina tras sufrir un accidente en su vivienda en Medellín". (in Spanish). 15 October 2018. Retrieved 15 October 2018.
  4. Philadelphia State Rep. Mike O'Brien Dies
  5. Умер выдающийся советский режиссер Степан Пучинян (in Russian)
  6. Fallece Serena (in Spanish)
  7. Hall of Fame EIU coach passes away
  8. Muere el pintor Eduardo Arroyo a los 81 años de edad (in Spanish)
  9. Falleció el medallista olímpico Enrique Baliño (in Spanish)
  10. Basketball Chief Baumann Dies Suddenly At Youth Olympics
  11. Peter Brackley dead: Legendary football commentator famous for Football Italia and Pro Evolution Soccer dies aged 67
  12. Tom Delahunty death notice
  13. Preminula Milena Dravić (in Serbian)
  14. Per Theodor Haugen er død (in Norwegian)
  15. Ex-international Gerben Hofma overleden (in Dutch)
  16. Leading Qatari actor Abdulaziz Jassim dies
  17. Former Liberal cabinet minister Donald Macdonald dead at 86, family says
  18. Умерла известная узбекская певица Азиза Ниёзметова (in Russian)
  19. Pop artist Mel Ramos dies at 83
  20. Rock legend Saleem of Iklim dies at 57
  21. Muere comediante Wiso del desaparecido programa Minga y Petraca (in Spanish)
  22. Former Minister of Defense Valeriy Shmarov dies aged 74
  23. ABA, Pacers co-founder Tinkham dies
  24. Raymond White
  25. In Memoriam Fabien Eboussi Boulaga Une Constellation De Simplicité Et D’engagement. (in French)
  26. Bill Coors, Former Chairman of Namesake Brewery, Dies at 102
  27. Legendary Indian classical musician Annapurna Devi dies at 91
  28. Death of a Member: Baroness Hollis of Heigham
  29. Former TN Minister Parithi Ilamvazhuthi passes away
  30. Don Leo Jonathan Dead at 87
  31. Ушел из жизни призер Олимпиады-68 в плавании Николай Панкин (in Russian)
  32. Jim Taylor, first of Vince Lombardi-era Packers inducted into Hall of Fame, dies
  33. Former foreign affairs minister Pik Botha dies
  34. 台灣半導體先鋒、前交大校長張俊彥病逝 享壽81歲 (in Chinese)
  35. Colleen M. Conway-Welch, former Vanderbilt nursing dean, dies at 74
  36. В Петрозаводске скончался профессор консерватории (in Russian)
  37. Railroad Earth’s Andy Goessling Passes Away
  38. 小杉武久さん死去 (in Japanese)
  39. Died popular Soviet actress – 24 Channel
  40. Activist GD Agarwal, who was on indefinite fast for clean Ganga, dies in Rishikesh
  41. Retired bishop of Tandag dies at 83
  42. Obituary: Paul Andreu, 1938–2018
  43. Albanian writer Fatos Arapi passed away today, October 11
  44. Leif Axmyr är död – blev 80 år (in Swedish)
  45. Doug Ellis dead: Former Aston Villa owner dies, aged 94
  46. James Emswiller, Emmy-Winning Sound Mixer, Dies at 61 After Fall on Set of Tom Hanks’ Mr. Rogers Movie
  47. Актер Михаил Фатеев из сериала "Глухарь" совершил самоубийство в московском СИЗО (in Russian)
  48. La comédienne et animatrice Johanne Fontaine est décédée (in French)
  49. Morto a Roma Milton Gendel, fotografo e giornalista, protagonista del dialogo Italia-Usa (in Italian)
  50. Carol Hall, Composer-Lyricist of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, Dies at 82
  51. Tidigare MFF-talangen Labinot Harbuzi död (in Swedish)
  52. Former Radio 1 and pirate DJ Duncan Johnson dies
  53. Ein emotionaler Rückblick: Radsport-Fans trauern um Dieter Kemper (in German)
  54. Умер вице-президент академии художеств Анатолий Левитин (in Russian)
  55. Умер карельский писатель Армас Мишин (in Russian)
  56. Indian historian Pran Nevile passes away at 95
  57. Veteran director Mike Relon Makiling succumbs to colon cancer
  58. Bishop Engelbert Siebler
  59. Holy Cross dispute UDA leader Jim Simpson dies from cancer
  60. Vale Greg Stafford (1948 - 2018)
  61. Murió la escritora Hebe Uhart (in Spanish)
  62. В Хабаровске умер поэт Михаил Асламов (in Russian)
  63. Décès d’Yvan Blot – R.I.P. (in French)
  64. Retired priest, accused in more than 130 sex abuse cases, dies at 97
  65. One of the last 'Rats of Tobruk' dies aged 101
  66. In morte del senatore Achille Cutrera, fondatore e primo presidente del Parco del Ticino (in Italian)
  67. Décès du producteur de cinéma Raymond Danon (in French)
  68. Denzil Davies, long-serving former Llanelli MP, has died a day after his 80th birthday
  69. Remembering Wood County Delegate Frank Deem
  70. Former Bishop of Ossory passes away
  71. Morre, aos 92 anos, a escritora Zibia Gasparetto (in Portuguese)
  72. Legendary Atlanta singer Theresa Hightower dies at 64
  73. Ernest Hodgson
  74. Un gallerista all’avanguardia: l’esperienza di Angelo Marino (in Italian)
  75. В Северной Осетии умер режиссер Роберт Меркун (in Russian)
  76. Mary Midgley (1919-2018)
  77. Raye Montague, Arkansan and 'hidden figure' credited with U.S. Navy breakthrough, dies at 83
  78. Former State Rep. Richard Morgan Dies at Age 66
  79. Ex-FCB-Spieler Peter Ramseier im Alter von 73 Jahren verstorben (in German)
  80. Zemřel herec Břetislav Slováček (†70), hvězda Života na zámku, Arabely nebo Pitavala (in Czech)
  81. Bulls confirm that former assistant coach Tex Winter dies at the age of 96
  82. Suri endine siseminister Heiki Arike (in Estonian)
  83. Singer Nitin Bali, 47, Dies In Car Accident
  84. Robert Bausch, acclaimed Virginia novelist and teacher, dies at 73
  85. Services Monday for Comedian Bert 'Chili' Challis
  86. В Молдове умер журналист Сергей Гаврилица: На протяжении месяца мужчина находился в коме (in Russian)
  87. He ‘kept the Democratic cats herded:’ Former California legislator Tom Hannigan dies
  88. Carlisle United legend Tony Hopper, footballer who bravely fought motor neurone disease, dies
  89. Ex-Rep. Larrañaga, leading budget voice, passes away overnight
  90. Versailles : Me Jean-Yves Lienard est décédé (in French)
  91. 53岁恐龙专家、中国地质科学院地质研究所研究员吕君昌逝世 (in Chinese)
  92. Скончался писатель Шерхан Муртаза (in Russian)
  93. Former NYS Senator Padavan Dies At 83
  94. “Murió un ícono del béisbol” (in Spanish)
  95. Longtime NBC 5 Anchor Warner Saunders Passes Away at 83
  96. بهرام شفیع درگذشت (in Persian)
  97. Spanos Family Statement on the Passing of Family Patriarch Alex Spanos
  98. Thomas A. Steitz, 78, Dies; Illuminated a Building Block of Life
  99. Carolyn Warner, former Arizona superintendent, dead at 88
  100. На 59-м году жизни скончался бывший народный депутат Роман Забзалюк (in Russian)
  101. Venezuela: Caracas opposition councilman dies in jail
  102. President’s Counsel Shibly Aziz passed away at the age of 75
  103. In memoriam: bassist Tim Chandler (1960-2018)
  104. Почина големият аниматор Стоян Дуков (in Bulgarian)
  105. The reason for the death of the Syrian artist Dina Haroun
  106. Fallece a los 76 años Juan Heredia, exguardameta del Mallorca (in Spanish)
  107. Daughter of former Post owner Abe Hirschfeld dies at 72
  108. Arnold Kopelson, Oscar Winning Producer of ‘Platoon’ and ‘The Fugitive,’ Dies at 83
  109. Former UT Chancellor, physicist John Quinn dies
  110. IU football trailblazer George Taliaferro dies at 91
  111. Fmr. Senator Joseph Tydings Has Passed Away
  112. È morto l'attore Venantino Venantini (in Italian)
  113. 大相撲の元横綱・輪島こと輪島大士氏が死去 70歳 輪湖時代を築く (in Japanese)
  114. David Wise, Journalist Who Exposed C.I.A. Activity, Dies at 88
  115. Maine-et-Loire. Maire de Chenillé, l’ex-député René Bouin est décédé (in French)
  116. Disney Pixar Animator Adam Burke Dies
  117. John Gagliardi, winningest coach in college football history, dies at 91
  118. Alassio, è morto «Gibba», il pioniere del cartone animato italiano (in Italian)
  119. Ушёл из жизни известный уральский журналист и писатель Григорий Каёта (in Russian)
  120. Décès de l’ancien boxeur Patrice L’Heureux (in French)
  121. Paternò, è morto l'ex onorevole Dc Nino Lombardo. Candidato sindaco a 90 anni. «È storia della città» (in Italian)
  122. Peggy McCay, Longtime Star of ‘Days of Our Lives,’ Dies at 90
  123. Geelong-born illusionist Moi-Yo Miller dies aged 104
  124. Oud-burgemeester Ludo Monset van Blankenberge overleden (in Dutch)
  125. Harley W. Moon
  126. Former Attorney General Peter Nyombi dies
  127. Former PDP Spokesman, John Odey Has Passed Away
  128. Veteran Actor And Comedian Baba Sala Dies At 82
  129. Умер Олег Павлов (in Russian)
  130. Marie Runyon, a Liberal Firebrand Into Her 90s, Dies at 103
  131. ‘Nagaland’s Gandhi’ Natwar Thakkar dies at 86
  132. John Wicks (The Records, “Starry Eyes”) Dead at 65
  133. Remembering TOS Guest Star, Celeste Yarnall, 1944-2018
  134. Famous Artsakh filmmaker Don Askarian dies at 69
  135. John Nicholson Black
  136. NOS-presentator en oud-RVD-chef Eef Brouwers overleden (in Dutch)
  137. Spanish soprano Montserrat Caballé dies aged 85
  138. Renowned Pakistani chef Tahir Chaudhry dies
  139. Ira Gasman
  140. Ragusa, è morto il pittore Piero Guccione: guidò il "Gruppo di Scicli" (in Italian)
  141. Voice of the Cougars Paul James, 87, dies at his home after long illness
  142. George A Kaftan 1928 2018
  143. Disability advocate Quentin Kenihan dies
  144. Wilfred Gordon OBE (Wilf) Malcolm
  145. Bulgarian TV host Victoria Marinova raped and killed
  146. VI-icoon Bert Nederlof overleden (in Dutch)
  147. Nota de falecimento – Ramon Neto da Costa (in Portuguese)
  148. In Memoriam: Dean Emeritus Robert Pitofsky
  149. Don Sandburg, last surviving original cast member of ‘Bozo’s Circus,’ dead at 87
  150. L'historien Michel Vovelle n'est plus (in French)
  151. 'Walking Dead' Actor Scott Wilson Dies at 76
  152. Radio Legend Rowena Baird Has Died!
  153. A Tribute to Bernadette Caroll..Singer
  154. John Deeble
  155. Auxiliary Bishop Louis DeSimone, beloved retired pastor, dies at 96
  156. Frank Drum
  157. Jimmy Duquennoy est décédé à l’âge de 23 ans (in French)
  158. Encosta De Lago dead at 25
  159. Groundbreaking sitcom writer Ray Galton dies
  160. Former WJBK-TV 2 anchor Joe Glover dies
  161. Richard Manaton Horden RIBA
  162. Умер легендарный свердловский журналист Ян Хуторянский (in Russian)
  163. Teatro, è morto l'attore catanese Gilberto Idonea (in Italian)
  164. Hawaii singer Ed Kenney Jr. left legacy of song on Broadway and Waikiki stage
  165. Помер знаменитий український баскетболіст Григорій Хижняк (in Ukrainian)
  166. Herbert Kleber
  167. Умерла легендарная украинская актриса Нила Крюкова (in Russian)
  168. 林晓同志遗体送别仪式在郑州举行 (in Chinese)
  169. Notre Dame All-American, Detroit Catholic Central Hall of Famer Gregory Marx remembered
  170. Stortingsrepresentant Ivar Odnes er død (in Norwegian)
  171. Adiós a un histórico en un día emblemático: a los 103 años fallece Víctor Pey, dueño de El Clarín (in Spanish)
  172. Falleció el escritor peruano Edgardo Rivera Martínez a los 85 años (in Spanish)
  173. En bauta i norsk likestillingspolitikk er død: – Hege Skjeie (63) etterlater dype spor (in Norwegian)
  174. Murió Héctor Ulloa, el inolvidable 'Don Chinche' (in Spanish)
  175. Rudy Wowor Meninggal Dunia karena Kanker Prostat (in Indonesian)
  176. Dave Anderson, longtime New York Times columnist, dies at 89
  177. Jack Avina, former University of Portland basketball coach, dies at 89
  178. Olympic Champion Ashworth Dies
  179. Hamiet Bluiett 1940 - 2018
  180. Voormalig televisiepresentator Walter Capiau (80) overleden (in Dutch)
  181. Former USC safety Kevin Ellison dies at 31
  182. 「太陽の季節」監督の古川卓己さんが死去
  183. Senior Russian Prosecutor Killed in Helicopter Crash
  184. Fallece Josep Lluís, el eterno ayudante de Díaz-Miguel (in Spanish)
  185. Alt-Oberbürgermeister Kurt Malangré gestorben (in German)
  186. Obituary: Bertie McMinn, Irish League Legend who was one of the Most Gifted Players of his Generation
  187. Box-Europameister Karl Mildenberger stirbt mit 80 Jahren (in German)
  188. Former 'Valley News' Publisher Walter Paine Dies at 95
  189. Снимавший Гагарина кинооператор умер на 95‐м году жизни (in Russian)
  190. Voormalig springruiter Bert Romp overleden na trap van paard (in Dutch)
  191. Sayers. - Neville.
  192. Tilda Swinton collects film festival prize hours after father's death
  193. Zemřel John Tyrrell, přední odborník na tvorbu Leoše Janáčka (in Czech)
  194. Portland's Will Vinton, creator of famous Claymation characters, dies
  195. ‘The Hate U Give’ Screenwriter Audrey Wells Dies at 58
  196. Ex-Minister Dies
  197. Actrice Elisabeth Andersen (98) overleden (in Dutch)
  198. Plzeňská politická scéna smutní. Zemřel zastupitel Jiří Bis (in Czech)
  199. Keenan Carter
  200. Influential and groundbreaking Christchurch health researcher David Fergusson dies
  201. 方闻先生辞世,半个世纪美国亚洲艺术史学界的开拓者与领航者 (in Chinese)
  202. Gibbs
  203. 독일서 눈 감은 허수경 시인…향년 54세(종합2보) (in Korean)
  204. Musician Joseph Kamaru, 79, dies at MP Shah Hospital
  205. Leon Lederman, 96, Explorer (and Explainer) of the Subatomic World, Dies
  206. Dansk musikpioner død: Han var en af de helt store fritænkere (in Danish)
  207. Ушла из жизни Антонина Маари – супруга Гургена Маари (in Russian)
  208. Jon Maldonado
  209. Former Royals pitcher/Kansas baseball coach Marty Pattin dies at age of 75
  210. Kleinkunstzanger Hugo Raspoet overleden (in Dutch)
  211. Fallece el poeta y flamencólogo Manuel Ríos Ruiz (in Spanish)
  212. Ubåtsamiralen Bror Stefenson är död (in Swedish)
  213. ユニ・チャーム創業者の高原慶一朗さん死去 (in Japanese)
  214. Actor Min Thway Passes Away At Age 33
  215. Fallece Antonio Valero, Dorsal de Leyenda de los años 50 (in Spanish)
  216. John Von Ohlen, acclaimed jazz drummer, dies at 77
  217. Prosper Weil (in French)
  218. Edward Williams
  219. Yeh Hai Mohabbtein actress Neeru Agarwal dead; Divyanka pens emotional letter
  220. Obituary: Professor Wendy Atkin
  221. Професорка Смиља Аврамов преминула у 101. години (in Serbian)
  222. Violinist Balabhaskar dies a week after car crash that killed his daughter
  223. "Это был уникальный человек": умер Заслуженный артист Украины (in Russian)
  224. Controversial TV presenter and talk-back radio host Ron Casey dead, aged 89
  225. Geoff Emerick, Beatles Chief Recording Engineer, Dies at 72
  226. Florida state Sen. Dorothy Hukill dies at 72
  227. Filmmaker Thampi Kannanthanam passes away
  228. Умер Роман Карцев (in Russian)
  229. Schrijver Dirk Ayelt Kooiman (72) overleden (in Dutch)
  230. Caltech Mourns the Passing of Wilhelmus A. J. Luxemburg
  231. Brindisi, scomparsa di Ennio Masiello, il cordoglio del Sindaco e della Giunta comunale (in Italian)
  232. Professor Ceri Peach
  233. Murió Hermenegildo Sábat, uno de los dibujantes mas reconocidos en la historia argentina (in Spanish)
  234. Murió Mons. José Lorenzo Sartori, obispo emerito de San Roque (in Spanish)
  235. Prominent businessman Burhan Uray laid to rest
  236. In Loving Memory of Shirin Aliabadi
  237. Charles Aznavour, French singing star, dies at 94
  238. Cuban Baseball Expert Peter Bjarkman Remembered For His Passion
  239. John Bryan, former Sara Lee CEO and driving force to build Millennium Park, dies at 81
  240. La Union mayor Alexander Buquing shot dead
  241. Morto Mario Castellazzi: il suo gol ispirò il "Clamoroso al Cibali" (in Italian)
  242. La compositrice et musicienne Caroline Charrière s'est éteinte (in French)
  243. Morto Stelvio Cipriani, il compositore di "Anonimo Veneziano" (in Italian)
  244. Falleció el humorista Enrique Colavizza (in Spanish)
  245. Legendary C64 composer Ben Daglish has died
  246. Former Party General Secretary Đỗ Mười passes away
  247. Judge Dredd co-creator Carlos Ezquerra dies aged 70
  248. Journalist Michael Freedland, 83, dies 'doing what he loved'
  249. Peggy Sue Gerron, inspiration for Buddy Holly song, dies aged 78
  250. Muere en un incendio en Madrid el músico de jazz Jerry González (in Spanish)
  251. Siracusa, è morto il Senatore Franco Greco (in Italian)
  252. Gone West: Reno Air Race Pilot Darryl Greenamyer
  253. Πέθανε ο μαέστρος Αντώνης Κοντογεωργίου [εικόνα] (in Greek)
  254. У Чернівцях помер сурмач Василь Козак (in Ukrainian)
  255. All-round Superstar Ronnie Leitch passes away
  256. Former member of India parliament among dead in Parks Highway crash
  257. Mor als 99 anys el pare Alexandre Olivar, que en feia 83 que era monjo de Montserrat (in Catalan)
  258. Умер народный художник Татарской АССР и народный художник России Искандер Рафиков (in Russian)
  259. Obituary: Donald Read
  260. Graciano "Rocky" Rocchigiani Dead: Former World Champion Dies in Car Crash in Italy
  261. Farewell to father of British basketball who discovered Luol Deng
  262. Juan Romero, Busboy Who Cradled Dying RFK, Dies At 68
  263. Atletica in Lutto, è morto Franco Sar, Olimpico e Padre della SNIA (in Italian)
  264. Le journaliste et politologue spécialiste du Moyen-Orient Antoine Sfeir est mort (in French)
  265. Fallece a los 89 años Teresa Sosa, esposa de Efraín Ríos Montt (in Spanish)
  266. Chris Wilkins, the original pinch-hitter, dies aged 74
  267. Décès de l'ex-ministre péquiste Élaine Zakaïb (in French)