Deaths in December 2003

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

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

December 2003

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Hamza Alvi was a Marxist academic sociologist and activist.

The Campaign Against Racial Discrimination (CARD) was a British organization, founded in 1964 and which lasted until 1967, that lobbied for race relations legislation. The group's formation was inspired by a visit by Martin Luther King to London in December 1964 on his way to Stockholm to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. The Trinidadian pacifist Marion Glean, then a graduate student at the London School of Economics, arranged with Bayard Rustin for King to meet a group of Black spokespersons and activists at the Hilton Hotel, where an ad hoc committee was formed for a movement to "agitate for social justice and oppose all forms of discrimination", with CARD formally being launched at the next meeting on 10 January 1965. Dame Jocelyn Anita Barrow DBE is the Director for UK Development at Focus Consultancy Ltd. She was the first black woman to be a governor of the BBC and was founder and Deputy Chair of the Broadcasting Standards Council.[citation needed]

Barbara Ann Galdonik was an All-American Girls Professional Baseball League player. Listed at 5' 5", 130 lb., she batted and threw right handed.

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Ruth Nanda Anshen was an American philosopher, author and editor. She was the author of several books including The Anatomy of Evil, Biography of An Idea, Morals Equals Manners and The Mystery of Consciousness: A Prescription for Human Survival.

John Brimhall was an American musical arranger and author of books on music composition, theory, and performance.

Alan Davidson (food writer) British diplomat

Alan Eaton Davidson CMG was a British diplomat and historian best known for his writing and editing on food and gastronomy. He was the author of the 900-page, encyclopedic The Oxford Companion to Food.

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Clarence Joseph "Jay" Difani was an American professional baseball player. He was a second baseman over parts of two seasons (1948–49) with the Washington Senators. For his career, he compiled a .333 batting average with one hit in three at-bats.

David Hemmings actor, boy soprano, film director, film producer, screenwriter

David Edward Leslie Hemmings was an English film, theatre and television actor, as well as a film and television director and producer. He also co-founded the Hemdale Film Corporation in 1967.

John Randal McDonald was an architect who worked in the 1950s and 1960s. McDonald was born in Milwaukee in 1922 and served in World War II as an officer in the U.S. Navy before pursuing a degree in architecture. After a brief stint in the fine arts program at the State Teacher’s College, McDonald decided to pursue his interest in architecture at Yale University.

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Jace Bugg was an American professional golfer who played on the Nationwide Tour.

John H. Hannah Jr. from Diboll, Texas was a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas.

United States federal judge position in the USA

In the United States, the title of federal judge means a judge appointed by the president of the United States and confirmed by the United States Senate pursuant to the Appointments Clause in Article II of the United States Constitution.

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Paul Miller Busby, nicknamed "Red", was a Major League Baseball outfielder who played for the Philadelphia Phillies. He was born in Waynesboro, Mississippi.

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.

Felix Kaspar figure skater

Felix Kaspar was an Austrian figure skater, twice World champion, and 1936 bronze medalist.

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