Deaths in February 2002

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

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

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Raymond Crapet was a French sprinter. He competed in the men's 400 metres at the 1948 Summer Olympics.

Athletics at the 1948 Summer Olympics – Mens 400 metres

The men's 400 metres sprint event at the 1948 Olympic Games took place between August 4 and August 5. The final was won by Jamaican Arthur Wint coming from almost 10 meters back to catch teammate and world record holder Herb McKenley.

1948 Summer Olympics Games of the XIV Olympiad, held in London in 1948

The 1948 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XIV Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event which was held in London, United Kingdom from 29 July to 14 August 1948.

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Paul Baloff American musician

Paul Baloff was an American singer, most notable for his time in thrash metal band Exodus.

Exodus (American band) American thrash metal band

Exodus is an American thrash metal band formed in 1979 in Richmond, California. They have gone through numerous lineup changes, two extended hiatuses, and the deaths of two former band members. Their current lineup consists of guitarists Gary Holt and Lee Altus, bassist Jack Gibson, drummer Tom Hunting, and lead vocalist Steve "Zetro" Souza. Hunting is one of the original members, and departed from Exodus twice, in 1989 and 2004, but rejoined in 2007. Holt joined the band about two years after its formation, and is the only member of Exodus to appear on all their releases.

Claude Brown is the author of Manchild in the Promised Land, published to critical acclaim in 1965, which tells the story of his coming of age during the 1940s and 1950s in Harlem. He also published Children of Ham (1976).

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James Webre Blackwood was an American gospel singer and one of the founding members of legendary Southern Gospel quartet The Blackwood Brothers. He is the only person in any field of music to have been nominated for a Grammy Award for 28 consecutive years. He received 31 total nominations and won 9 Grammy Awards.

The Blackwood Brothers American southern gospel quartet

The Blackwood Brothers are an American southern gospel quartet. Pioneers of the Christian music industry, they are 8-time Grammy Award winners in addition to winning 7 Gospel Music Association Dove Awards. They are also members of the Memphis Music Hall of Fame, Gospel Music Hall of Fame, the Southern Gospel Museum and Hall of Fame.

Edward Thomas Chapman VC, BEM was a Welsh recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.

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Abie "Boogaloo" Ames was an American blues and jazz pianist.

Agatha Barbara Maltese politician

Agatha Barbara, was a Maltese politician, having served as a Labour Member of Parliament and Minister. She was the first woman to hold the office of President of Malta, and is the longest standing woman Member of Parliament in Maltese political history.

Frederick J. Clarke United States general

Frederick James Clarke was a civil and military engineer with the United States Army Corps of Engineers. Clarke was one of three commissioners appointed to run the District of Columbia from 1960 to 1963, and later rose to the rank of Chief of Engineers in the Corps of Engineers.

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Mushtak Ali Kazi Pakistani jurist, writer

Justice Mushtak Ali Kazi, was a Pakistani jurist and writer, who served as a Judge of the High Court of Sindh and Balochistan.

Kauko Vilho Lusenius was a Finnish middle-distance runner. He competed in the men's 3000 metres steeplechase at the 1952 Summer Olympics.

The men's 3000 metres steeplechase event at the 1952 Summer Olympic Games took place July 23 and July 25. The final was won by the American Horace Ashenfelter.

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  62. Oliver, Myrna (February 27, 2002). "Dick Kleiner, 80; Broadway and Hollywood Columnist, Biographer". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved March 3, 2019.
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  64. The Washington Post (February 16, 2002). "Thomas Trapnell, 99; Bataan Hero, Military Advisor". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved February 25, 2019.
  65. Herman-Cohen, Valli (February 15, 2002). "Pauline Trigere, 93; Fashion Designer Bridged Cultures". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved February 25, 2019.
  66. Harper, Keith (February 14, 2002). "Sid Weighell: Rightwing railway union leader". The Guardian . Retrieved April 30, 2019.
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  77. "Kevin Smith, 38; Actor in 'Xena' Series". Los Angeles Times . February 23, 2002. Retrieved February 27, 2019.
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  81. "Carol Fenner, 72; Award-Winning Author of Children's Books". Los Angeles Times . February 22, 2002. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
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  109. Oliver, Myrna (March 1, 2002). "Gordon Matthews, 65; Was 'the Father of Voice Mail'". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved March 8, 2019.
  110. Calder, John (February 27, 2002). "Martin Esslin". The Guardian . Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  111. Woo, Elaine (March 3, 2002). "D. Hawkins, 88; Atomic Bomb Historian". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved March 8, 2019.
  112. "A. Lyman, 70; Vibraphonist Specialized in 'Exotic Music'". Los Angeles Times . March 1, 2002. Retrieved March 8, 2019.
  113. Midgette, Anne (March 5, 2002). "Leo Ornstein, 108, Pianist And Avant-Garde Composer". The New York Times . Retrieved February 27, 2019.
  114. "Robert Strausz-Hupe, 98; Former Ambassador to Several Countries". Los Angeles Times . February 26, 2002. Retrieved March 2, 2019.
  115. "Hela Young: Former actress and TV hostess for New Jersey Lottery". Variety . February 25, 2002. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  116. Tillson, Tamsen (May 4, 2002). "Filmmaker was 'very tortured'". The Globe and Mail . Retrieved March 10, 2019.
  117. "Oskar Sala, 91; Physicist and Composer Crafted 'The Birds' Sound Effects". Los Angeles Times . March 2, 2002. Retrieved March 8, 2019.
  118. McLellan, Dennis (February 28, 2002). "Lawrence Tierney, 82; Actor Was Real-Life Tough Guy". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved February 27, 2019.
  119. "Tony Young, 64; Career TV, Film Character Actor". Los Angeles Times . April 5, 2002. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  120. The Associated Press (February 28, 2002). "Spike Milligan, 83; Radio 'Goon' Inspired British Comics". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved March 8, 2019.
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