Deaths in May 2003

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

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

May 2003

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Wim van Est Dutch racing cyclist

Willem "Wim" van Est was a Dutch racing cyclist. He is best known for being the first Dutch cyclist to wear the yellow jersey as leader of the general classification in the Tour de France of 1951, and for falling into a ravine while wearing it.

Miss Elizabeth American professional wrestling manager

Elizabeth Ann Hulette, best known in professional wrestling circles as Miss Elizabeth, was an American professional wrestling manager and occasional professional wrestler. She gained international fame from 1985 to 1992 in the World Wrestling Federation and from 1996 to 2000 in World Championship Wrestling (WCW), in her role as the manager to wrestler "Macho Man" Randy Savage, as well as other wrestlers of that period. She died as a result of an acute toxicity on May 1, 2003 in the home she shared with wrestler Lex Luger.

Paul Moore Jr. Recipient of the Purple Heart medal

Paul Moore Jr. was a bishop of the Episcopal Church and former United States Marine Corps officer. He served as the 13th Bishop of New York from 1972 to 1989. During his lifetime, he was perhaps the best known Episcopal cleric in the United States, and among the best known of Christian clergy in any denomination.

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Konstantin Buteyko Russian physician

Konstantin Pavlovich Buteyko was the creator of the Buteyko method for the treatment of asthma and other breathing disorders.

Mohammed Dib Algerian writer

Mohammed Dib was an Algerian author. He wrote over 30 novels, as well as numerous short stories, poems, and children's literature in the French language. He is probably Algeria's most prolific and well-known writer. His work covers the breadth of 20th century Algerian history, focusing on Algeria's fight for independence.

James Miller (filmmaker) Welsh cinematographer, producer, and director

James Henry Dominic Miller was a Welsh cameraman, producer, and director, and recipient of numerous awards, including five Emmy Awards. He was killed by a soldier from the Israel Defense Forces (IDF).

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José Guadalupe Alanís Tamez was a Mexican sports shooter. He competed in the 25 m pistol event at the 1948 Summer Olympics held at London.

The men's 25 metre rapid fire pistol was a shooting sports event held as part of the Shooting at the 1948 Summer Olympics programme. It was the ninth appearance of the event. The competition was held on 4 August 1948 at the shooting ranges at London. 59 shooters from 22 nations competed.

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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Barbara Bailey (artist)

Mary Barbara Bailey CRL was an English Roman Catholic nun who illustrated the original "Bunnykins" tableware series which was manufactured by the Doulton & Co. factory. The manufacturing director of the factory was her father, Cuthbert Bailey.

Royal Doulton Bunnykins pattern of ceramic nursery dishes and collectible figurines

Royal Doulton Bunnykins tableware and figurines are popular ceramic designs manufactured as nursery dishes and collectible figurines. The chinaware line originated with artwork by Sister Mary Barbara Bailey, the daughter of Cuthbert Bailey, general manager of Doulton during the 1930s. Unbeknownst to the public, Mary Barbara Bailey was not a professional illustrator, but a nun in the Augustinian Canonesses of the Lateran. Sister Mary Barbara provided illustrations to the designers of Doulton & Co. to be used on tableware. Six Bunnykins figurines were produced based on Sister Mary Barbara's illustrations in 1939 and were designed by Charles Noke. Discontinued during World War II, Bunnykins figurines were not reintroduced until 1969. Bunnykins continued to be produced in England until 2005. Bunnykins figurines and tableware are currently produced in Asia.

Skunder Boghossian Ethiopian artist

Alexander "Skunder" Boghossian was an Ethiopian-Armenian painter and art teacher. He spent much of his life living and working in the United States.

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David Benjamin Lewin was an American music theorist, music critic and composer. Called "the most original and far-ranging theorist of his generation", he did his most influential theoretical work on the development of transformational theory, which involves the application of mathematical group theory to music.

Philip Powell (architect) British architect

Sir Arnold Joseph Philip Powell, usually known as Philip Powell, was an English post-war architect.

Walter Sisulu South African anti-apartheid activist and member of the African National Congress

Walter Max Ulyate Sisulu was a South African anti-apartheid activist and member of the (ANC), African National Congress serving at times as Secretary-General and Deputy President of the organization. He was thrown in jail at Robben Island, where he served more than 25 years' imprisonment.

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