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 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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  44. The Associated Press (2002-02-15). "Traudl Junge, 81; Secretary Took Down Hitler's Will". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-25.
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  46. Cromelin, Richard (2002-02-12). "Dave Van Ronk, 65; Folk Singer, Dylan Influence". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-25.
  47. The Washington Post (2002-02-15). "Vernon Walters, 85; Ambassador to U.N., CIA Official". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-25.
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  55. Knight, Heather (2002-04-19). "Barbara May Cameron -- human rights activist". San Francisco Chronicle . Retrieved 2019-03-19.
  56. Egan, Timothy (2002-02-15). "William Dwyer Dies at 72; A Judge of Vast Influence". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-06.
  57. "Former Mr. Universe Eiferman dies at 76". Las Vegas Sun . 2002-02-14. Retrieved 2019-04-08.
  58. Martin, Douglas (2002-02-16). "Theresa Bernstein, an Ash Can School Artist, Dies at 111". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-03-15.
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  61. Oliver, Myrna (2002-02-27). "Dick Kleiner, 80; Broadway and Hollywood Columnist, Biographer". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-03-03.
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  63. The Washington Post (2002-02-16). "Thomas Trapnell, 99; Bataan Hero, Military Advisor". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-25.
  64. Herman-Cohen, Valli (2002-02-15). "Pauline Trigere, 93; Fashion Designer Bridged Cultures". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-25.
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  69. "Nandor Hidegkuti, 80; Gold Medal-Winning Hungarian Soccer Player". Los Angeles Times . 2002-02-16. Retrieved 2019-02-25.
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  71. The Associated Press (2002-02-17). "Guenter Wand, 90; Directed German Orchestras". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-25.
  72. "Mike Darr". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved 2019-02-20.
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  74. Woo, Elaine (2002-02-19). "Pioneering Newscaster Howard K. Smith Dies". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-20.
  75. "Kevin Smith, 38; Actor in 'Xena' Series". Los Angeles Times . 2002-02-23. Retrieved 2019-02-27.
  76. "Tommy Crutcher". Pro-Football-Reference.com . Retrieved 2019-04-03.
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  78. "Carol Fenner, 72; Award-Winning Author of Children's Books". Los Angeles Times . 2002-02-22. Retrieved 2019-04-17.
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  88. Fernandez, Maria Elena (2002-02-23). "Virginia E. Hamilton, 65; Writer of Kids' Books Dealt With Black Life". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-03-02.
  89. "William Davis Taylor, 93; Third-Generation Head of the Boston Globe". Los Angeles Times . 2002-02-22. Retrieved 2019-02-27.
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  91. McLellan, Dennis (2002-02-22). "Stephen Longstreet, 94; Jazz Artist, Writer of 100 Books". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-27.
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  97. "Harold Furth, 72; Astrophysicist, Expert in Controlled Fusion". Los Angeles Times . 2002-02-25. Retrieved 2019-03-02.
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  99. Bernstein, Adam (2002-02-25). "H. Weisberg, 88; Critic of JFK Report". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-03-02.
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  103. Martin, Hugo (2002-02-23). "Chuck Jones, 89; Animation Pioneer". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-27.
  104. Antonio Calebotta, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-19.
  105. Oliver, Myrna (2002-03-01). "Gordon Matthews, 65; Was 'the Father of Voice Mail'". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  106. Calder, John (2002-02-27). "Martin Esslin". The Guardian . Retrieved 2019-04-15.
  107. Woo, Elaine (2002-03-03). "D. Hawkins, 88; Atomic Bomb Historian". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  108. "A. Lyman, 70; Vibraphonist Specialized in 'Exotic Music'". Los Angeles Times . 2002-03-01. Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  109. Midgette, Anne (2002-03-05). "Leo Ornstein, 108, Pianist And Avant-Garde Composer". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-02-27.
  110. "Robert Strausz-Hupe, 98; Former Ambassador to Several Countries". Los Angeles Times . 2002-02-26. Retrieved 2019-03-02.
  111. Tillson, Tamsen (2002-05-04). "Filmmaker was 'very tortured'". The Globe and Mail . Retrieved 2019-03-10.
  112. "Oskar Sala, 91; Physicist and Composer Crafted 'The Birds' Sound Effects". Los Angeles Times . 2002-03-02. Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  113. McLellan, Dennis (2002-02-28). "Lawrence Tierney, 82; Actor Was Real-Life Tough Guy". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-27.
  114. The Associated Press (2002-02-28). "Spike Milligan, 83; Radio 'Goon' Inspired British Comics". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-03-08.
  115. "Dykes Potter". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved 2019-02-20.
  116. Janice Cooper, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-24.
  117. Oliver, Myrna (2002-03-04). "Mary Stuart, 75; Star of 'Search for Tomorrow,' 'Guiding Light'". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-03-02.
  118. "John Russell Taylor, M.P." Parliament of Canada . Retrieved 2019-03-08.