Deaths in June 2003

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

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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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Johnny Hopp American baseball player

John Leonard Hopp was an American professional baseball player and coach. Born in Hastings, Nebraska, he was an outfielder and first baseman who appeared in 1,393 Major League Baseball games over 14 seasons (1939–52) for the St. Louis Cardinals, Boston Braves, Pittsburgh Pirates, Brooklyn Dodgers, New York Yankees and Detroit Tigers. He threw and batted left-handed, and was listed as 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) tall and 170 pounds (77 kg). He was nicknamed "Cotney" as a youth because of his blond ("cotton-top") hair.

St. Louis Cardinals Major League Baseball team in St. Louis, Missouri, United States

The St. Louis Cardinals are an American professional baseball team based in St. Louis, Missouri. The Cardinals compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the National League (NL) Central division. Busch Stadium has been their home ballpark since 2006. One of the most successful franchises in baseball history, the Cardinals have won 11 World Series championships, the second-most in Major League Baseball and the most in the National League. Their 19 National League pennants rank third in NL history. In addition, St. Louis has won 13 division titles in the East and Central divisions.

Pittsburgh Pirates Baseball team and Major League Baseball franchise in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

The Pittsburgh Pirates are an American professional baseball team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Pirates compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the National League (NL) Central division. The Pirates play their home games at PNC Park; the team previously played at Forbes Field and Three Rivers Stadium, the latter of which was named after its location near the confluence of the Allegheny, Monongahela, and Ohio Rivers. Founded on October 15, 1881 as Allegheny, the franchise has won five World Series championships. The Pirates are also often referred to as the "Bucs" or the "Buccos".

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<i>The Fugitive</i> (1993 film) 1993 film by Andrew Davis

The Fugitive is a 1993 American action thriller film based on the 1960s television series of the same name created by Roy Huggins. It was directed by Andrew Davis and stars Harrison Ford and Tommy Lee Jones. After being wrongfully convicted for the murder of his wife and unjustly sentenced to death, Dr. Richard Kimble (Ford) escapes from custody and sets out to find his wife’s killer, catch him, and prove his innocence, while being pursued by a team of U.S. Marshals led by Deputy Samuel Gerard (Jones).

<i>High Fidelity</i> (film) 2000 film by Stephen Frears

High Fidelity is a 2000 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Frears. It stars John Cusack, Iben Hjejle, Jack Black, Todd Louiso, and Lisa Bonet. The film is based on the 1995 British novel of the same name by Nick Hornby, with the setting moved from London to Chicago and the name of the lead character changed.

<i>Chain Reaction</i> (1996 film) 1996 film by Andrew Davis

Chain Reaction is a 1996 American science fiction action thriller film directed by Andrew Davis, starring Keanu Reeves, Morgan Freeman, Rachel Weisz, Fred Ward, Kevin Dunn and Brian Cox. The plot centers on the invention of a new non-contaminating power source based on hydrogen and the attempts by the United States Government to prevent the spreading of this technology to other countries. The film was released in the United States on August 2, 1996.

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Sir Anthony Richard Barrowclough was a lawyer who served as Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration and Health Service Commissioner for England, Scotland and Wales.

Peter Bromley was BBC Radio's voice of horse racing for 40 years, and one of the most famous and recognised sports broadcasters in the United Kingdom.

Felix de Weldon American sculptor

Felix Weihs de Weldon was an Austrian-born American sculptor. His most famous pieces include the United States Marine Corps War Memorial in Arlington County, Virginia and the Malaysian National Monument (1966) in Kuala Lumpur.

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Muhammad Abdul Bari was a Bangladeshi academic, linguist and Islamic scholar.

Serafín Rojo Spanish cartoonist

Serafín Rojo Caamaño, el marqués de Serafín was a Spanish cartoon humorist and painter.

William "Shooby" Taylor was an African American jazz vocalist famous for scat singing over various records, including the Ink Spots, the Harmonicats and Cristy Lane in a baritone voice. Nicknamed "The Human Horn", he is noted for his highly idiosyncratic scat style, using sounds and syllables quite unlike those used by other scat singers.

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Thomas Speakman "Tom" Barnett was a politician born in Red Deer, Alberta, Canada. He attended schools in Alberta and British Columbia, and earned a degree at the University of British Columbia. He married Ruth Evelyn Pidcock on July 1, 1942. He worked in saw mills, as editor of the Wells Chronicle, and was active in trade union affairs.

Sir John Whitaker Fairclough was a British computer designer, and later government policy advisor.

Jürgen Möllemann German politician

Jürgen Wilhelm Möllemann was a German politician of the Free Democratic Party. He served as Minister of State at the Foreign Office (1982–1987), as Federal Minister of Education and Research (1987–1991), as Federal Minister of Economics (1991–1993) and as Vice Chancellor of Germany (1992–1993) in the government of Chancellor Helmut Kohl.

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References

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  2. Morris, Jack. "Pete Sivess". Society for American Baseball Research . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  3. Martin, Douglas (2003-06-04). "Dick Cusack, Playwright, 77, And an Actor". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-10.
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  5. Shivnath Singh, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  6. "Greg Garrett". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
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  8. Neuman, Johanna (2003-06-11). "Donald T. Regan, 84; Treasury Secretary, Reagan Chief of Staff". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  9. Cooper, Richard T. (2003-06-13). "TV News Anchor Known for Dry Wit, Singular Style". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  10. The Associated Press (2003-06-12). "Gregory Peck, a Star of Quiet Dignity, Dies at 87". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  11. McLellan, Dennis (2003-06-14). "Sam Schulman, 93; Original Owner of Seattle SuperSonics Who Changed NBA's Draft Policy". Los Angeles Times . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  12. "Lefty Hayden". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  13. "Hume Cronyn, 91; Durable Actor in One of the Famed Partnerships of Stage, Film". Los Angeles Times . 2003-06-17. Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  14. "Philip Stone". The Telegraph, London. 2003-06-20. Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  15. McMurray, John. "Larry Doby". Society for American Baseball Research . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  16. The Associated Press (2003-06-24). "Bob Stump, 76, Ex-Congressman of Arizona". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-10.
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  20. "Jack Bruner". Baseball-Reference.com . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
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  22. Marquis, Christopher (2003-06-27). "John Adams, McCarthy Nemesis, Dies at 91". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  23. Alvarez, Lizette (2003-06-27). "Sir Denis Thatcher, 88, Dies; a 'Most Shadowy Husband'". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  24. Clymer, Adam (2003-06-27). "Strom Thurmond, Foe of Integration, Dies at 100". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  25. "Kevin Belcher". Pro-Football-Reference.com . Retrieved 2019-02-21.
  26. Saxon, Wolfgang (2003-07-03). "Rod Amateau, 79, a Creative Mainstay of 50's Prime-Time Series". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  27. James, Caryn (2003-06-30). "Katharine Hepburn, Spirited Actress, Dies at 96". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-10.
  28. Severo, Richard (2003-07-02). "Buddy Hackett, Irrepressible, Streetwise Clown, Dies at 78". The New York Times . Retrieved 2019-01-10.