Deaths in April 2003

Last updated

Contents
March April May

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

Contents

Entries for each day are listed alphabetically by surname. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:

April 2003

1

Booker T. Bradshaw, born in Richmond, Virginia, was an American record producer, film and TV actor, and Motown executive.

Motown Records is an American record label owned by Universal Music Group. It was originally founded by Berry Gordy Jr. as Tamla Records on January 12, 1959, and was incorporated as Motown Record Corporation on April 14, 1960. Its name, a portmanteau of motor and town, has become a nickname for Detroit, where the label was originally headquartered.

Lloyd Louis Brown was an American labor organizer, Communist Party activist, journalist, novelist, friend and editorial companion of Paul Robeson's, and a Robeson biographer.

2

Hildreth Milton "Hilly" Flitcraft was a Major League Baseball pitcher. Flitcraft played for the Philadelphia Phillies in the 1942 season. In 3 career games, he had a 0–0 record with an 8.10 ERA. He batted and threw left-handed.

Philadelphia Phillies Baseball team and Major League Baseball franchise in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Philadelphia Phillies are a professional baseball team based in Philadelphia, USA. The Phillies compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member of the National League (NL) East division. Since 2004, the team's home has been Citizens Bank Park, located in South Philadelphia. The Phillies are the oldest, continuous, one-name, one-city franchise in American professional sports.

Paul Freeman was an American Bigfoot hunter who claimed to have discovered Bigfoot tracks showing dermal ridges. The plaster casts Freeman subsequently made were convincing enough to be considered critical pieces of evidence by anthropologists Jeff Meldrum of Idaho State University and Grover Krantz of Washington State University, who put considerable time and resources into studying them. Others, like René Dahinden and Bob Titmus thought Freeman was simply a hoaxer seeking attention.

3

Walter Stuart "Walt" Ashbaugh was an American track and field athlete and basketball player. He competed in the triple jump at the 1952 Olympics, finishing fourth. His second round jump of 15.39 m put him into the bronze medal position until Soviet Leonid Shcherbakov leaped into silver medal position, pushing Ashbaugh off the podiumm. Earlier that year, he was also the National Champion in the event, breaking Gay Bryan's 4-year streak. Running for Cornell University, he also competed in the 120 yard high hurdles in which he held the school record. He was also a pivotman on the basketball team, during their most successful 1950-1 season with a 20-5 record.

The Men's triple jump at the 1952 Olympic Games took place on 23 July at the Helsinki Olympic Stadium. Brazilian athlete Adhemar da Silva won the gold medal.

1952 Summer Olympics Games of the XV Olympiad, held in Helsinki in 1952

The 1952 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XV Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event held in Helsinki, Finland, from July 19 to August 3, 1952.

4

Anthony Caruso (actor) Film, television actor

Anthony Caruso was an American character actor in more than one hundred American films, usually playing villains and gangsters, including the first season of Walt Disney's Zorro as Captain Juan Ortega.

Abdul Kadir (Indonesian footballer) Indonesian footballer

Abdul Kadir was an Indonesian footballer, who played left wing in Indonesia's national team from 1965 to 1978.

Helmut Knochen SS officer

Helmut Knochen was the senior commander of the Sicherheitspolizei and Sicherheitsdienst in Paris during the Nazi occupation of France during World War II.

5

Seymour Lubetzky American librarian

Seymour Lubetzky was a major cataloging theorist and a prominent librarian.

Frédéric Kibassa Maliba Democratic Republic of the Congo politician

Frédéric Kibassa Maliba was a politician in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Kibassa held the positions of Deputy Minister of Mines and then Minister of Mines in the Laurent-Désiré Kabila government. He was accused of misappropriating funds in June 2000, while he was Minister of Mines.

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

19

20

21

22

23

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

Related Research Articles

The following is a list of notable deaths in May 2004.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The following is a list of notable deaths in October 2001.

The following is a list of notable deaths in July 2001.

The following is a list of notable deaths in May 2001.

The following is a list of notable deaths in April 2001.

The following is a list of notable deaths in January 2001.

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

References

  1. Lavietes, Stuart (April 14, 2003). "Lloyd L. Brown, 89, Journalist And Paul Robeson Biographer". The New York Times . Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  2. Taylor, Paul (April 18, 2003). "Richard Caddel". The Guardian . Retrieved June 14, 2019.
  3. O'Connor, J J; Robertson, E F. "Adriaan Cornelis Zaanen". MacTutor History of Mathematics archive . Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  4. Sweetman, Jim. "Hilly Flitcraft". Society for American Baseball Research . Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  5. "Michael Wayne, 68, a Producer Of Films by His Father, John". The New York Times . April 4, 2003. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  6. "Walt Ashbaugh". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  7. Cartwright, Garth (April 24, 2003). "Homer Banks". The Guardian . Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  8. "SAWYER, Harold Samuel, (1920 - 2003)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress . Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  9. Encyclopedia Staff. "J. Quigg Newton". Colorado Encyclopedia. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  10. Walsh, Mary Williams (April 7, 2003). "David Bloom, 39, Dies in Iraq; Reporter Was With Troops". The New York Times . Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  11. Hafner, Katie (April 10, 2003). "Anita Borg, 54, Trailblazer For Women in Computer Field". The New York Times . Retrieved May 25, 2019.
  12. Honan, William H. (April 14, 2003). "Dino Yannopoulos, 83, Director With Long Tenure at the Met". The New York Times . Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  13. "Julio Anguita Parrado, 32". The Guardian . May 29, 2003. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  14. "Cécile de Brunhoff". The Telegraph . April 9, 2003. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  15. "Robin Winks, 72; Professor, Author, Historian of the British Empire, Authority on Espionage". Los Angeles Times . April 10, 2003. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  16. Steele, Jonathan (April 8, 2003). "Tareq Ayyoub". The Guardian . Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  17. Blyth, Alan (April 16, 2003). "Pamela Bowden: Fine mezzo-soprano in the Kathleen Ferrier mould". The Guardian . Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  18. "Kathie B. McGavin, 63; Acted in Popular TV Series of 1950s, '60s". Los Angeles Times . April 17, 2003. Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  19. "Jerry Bittle, 53; Created Comic Strip 'Shirley and Son'". Los Angeles Times . April 11, 2003. Retrieved May 22, 2019.
  20. Ray, Tiffany (April 12, 2003). "Alfred Campanelli, 78". Chicago Tribune . Retrieved July 1, 2019.
  21. "Ray Murray". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  22. "James Earl Salisbury". Salt Lake Tribune. April 14, 2003. Retrieved September 14, 2012.
  23. Oransky, Ivan (July 26, 2003). "Obituary: Robert W. Wilkins" (PDF). The Lancet . Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  24. "Vera Zorina: Broadway's favourite ballerina". The Guardian . May 4, 2003. Retrieved April 20, 2019.
  25. "Singer Little Eva of 'Loco-Motion' fame dies at 59". CNN . April 11, 2003. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  26. Gold, Michael; Gross, James; Strassberg, Richard. "Maurice F. Neufeld". Cornell University . Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  27. "Franco Valle". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  28. The Associated Press (April 11, 2003). "Abraham Zabludovsky, 78, an Architect". The New York Times . Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  29. Stech, Marko Robert; Struk, Danylo Husar. "Barka, Vasyl". Internet Encyclopedia of Ukraine . Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  30. Pierson, Don (April 12, 2003). "JOHN BUTLER, 1946-2003". Chicago Tribune . Retrieved June 14, 2019.
  31. Foot, Paul (April 17, 2003). "Brian Nelson". The Guardian . Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  32. Koenig, Sarah; Hanes, Stephanie (April 13, 2003). "Blount, 'conscience of the Senate,' dies at 81". The Baltimore Sun . Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  33. "John Robert Boker Jr". American Philatelic Society Hall of Fame . Retrieved May 24, 2019.
  34. "M-271: More Information Regarding G. Duncan Bauma's Career". St. Louis Mercantile Library . Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  35. "Pierre Blondiaux". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  36. "Al Epperly". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  37. Goldberg, Melissa (June 3, 2003). "Betty Baskcomb Actress". Variety . Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  38. Hirsley, Michael; Ford, Liam (April 28, 2003). "Sherwood Brewer, 79". Chicago Tribune . Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  39. The Associated Press (April 16, 2003). "Bunce led Cardinal to upset win in 1972 Rose Bowl". ESPN . Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  40. Lewis, Paul (April 19, 2003). "Theodore Weiss, 86, Poet, Professor and Journal Editor". The New York Times . Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  41. "MAJOR GENERAL TIMOTHY I. AHERN". U.S. Air Force . Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  42. "Jewell Young". Basketball-Reference.com . Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  43. "Diet guru Dr. Robert Atkins dead at 72". CNN . April 17, 2003. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  44. "Former NASCAR racer H.B. Bailey passes away". Autoweek . April 21, 2003. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  45. "Peter Wason". The Telegraph . April 22, 2003. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  46. Holley, David (April 18, 2003). "Russian Lawmaker Is Slain". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  47. "Lefty Sloat". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  48. "Hadhrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad, Muslim Spiritual Leader,74". The New York Times . May 17, 2003. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  49. Martin, Douglas (April 23, 2003). "Cholly Atkins, 89, Dancer and Choreographer". The New York Times . Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  50. "Chris Zachary". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  51. Hyman, Bruce (April 29, 2003). "Debbie Barham". The Guardian . Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  52. Roig, Suzanne; Gordon, Mike (April 21, 2003). "Hawai'i historian Jim Bartels dies". The Honolulu Advertiser . Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  53. Thurber, Jon (April 24, 2003). "Cole Weston, 84; Photographer, Printer Extended Father's Legacy". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  54. "Obituary - Printmaker Robert Blackburn". Library of Congress . April 2003. Retrieved May 22, 2019.
  55. "Raymond Henry Weill". American Philatelic Society Hall of Fame . Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  56. "Renowned Songwriter Felice Bryant Dies At 77". BMI . April 22, 2003. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  57. Saxon, Wolfgang (April 25, 2003). "Martha Griffiths, 91, Dies; Fighter for Women's Rights". The New York Times . Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  58. Gewertz, Ken (May 1, 2003). "Abram Bergson dies at 89". The Harvard Gazette . Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  59. "Jim Browne". Basketball-Reference.com . Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  60. Mullan, Michael (May 1, 2003). "Colin Bell: Radical university vice-chancellor and pioneering sociologist". The Guardian . Retrieved May 19, 2019.
  61. "Belus Smawley". Basketball-Reference.com . Retrieved May 19, 2019.
  62. "Fuzz White". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  63. "Viktor Bushuyev". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved June 14, 2019.
  64. "Historian Wright dies at 64". Las Vegas Sun . April 29, 2003. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  65. "Bernhard Baier". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  66. Kennedy, Peter (April 27, 2003). "Rosemary Brown, 72". The Globe and Mail . Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  67. "Danny Napoleon". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  68. Boote, Bob (April 28, 2003). "Max Nicholson". The Guardian . Retrieved May 10, 2019.
  69. Lyman, Rick (April 28, 2003). "Peter Stone, Award-Winning Writer of '1776,' Dies at 73". The New York Times . Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  70. Parsons, Keith; Henry, Margaret; Giles, Zeny (May 2, 2003). "Arts supporter one of Newcastle's favourite daughters". The Sydney Morning Herald . Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  71. "Elaine Steinbeck: B'way stage manager, wife of John Steinbeck". Variety . April 29, 2003. Retrieved May 6, 2019.
  72. "Wenzu Vella". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  73. "Former Head Coach Johnny Griffith Passes Away". University of Georgia . April 28, 2003. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  74. "Obituaries — Ronald Morrison Barclay, Possum Bourne". New Zealand Parliament . April 30, 2003. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  75. The Associated Press (April 30, 2003). "Janko Bobetko, 84, Is Dead; Fought to Free Croatians". The New York Times . Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  76. "Lord Gray". The Telegraph . May 20, 2003. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  77. "The Right Reverend Frank Weston". The Telegraph . May 1, 2003. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  78. Grace, Francie (April 30, 2003). "Talk Radio Pioneer Dead At 79". CBS News . Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  79. Cowe, Roger (May 5, 2003). "Jennifer d'Abo". The Guardian . Retrieved May 4, 2019.
  80. "Ferdinand P. Beer". Lehigh University . Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  81. "Mark C. Berger Research Fellow (deceased)". IZA Institute of Labor Economics . Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  82. "Kiwi Icon Possum Bourne Dies". Rally Racing News. The New Zealand Herald. April 30, 2003. Retrieved May 25, 2019.
  83. "Lionel Wilson, 79; Voice of 'Tom Terrific,' Children's Author". Los Angeles Times . May 27, 2003. Retrieved April 27, 2019.