Deaths in May 2015

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The following is a list of notable deaths in May 2015.


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

May 2015


Stephen Milburn Anderson was an American film director and writer who wrote and directed eight films. He is best known for South Central, which was produced by Oliver Stone and released by Warner Bros. in 1992 and for CASH starring Sean Bean and Chris Hemsworth, released by Lionsgate in 2010.

Jamie Bishop was a Welsh cricketer. He was a left-handed batsman and wicket-keeper who played for Glamorgan. He was born in Swansea.

Glamorgan County Cricket Club Welsh cricket team

Glamorgan County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales. It represents the historic county of Glamorgan. Founded in 1888, Glamorgan held minor status at first and was a prominent member of the early Minor Counties Championship before the First World War. In 1921, the club joined the County Championship and the team was elevated to first-class status, subsequently playing in every top-level domestic cricket competition in England and Wales.


Colonel Bertram Stuart Trevelyan Archer,, known as Stuart Archer, was a recipient of the George Cross, the highest British and Commonwealth award for gallantry not in the face of the enemy. On 3 February 2015 Archer became the first recipient of the Victoria Cross or the George Cross to reach 100 years of age.

George Cross award for bravery in the United Kingdom

The George Cross (GC) is the second highest award of the United Kingdom honours system. It is awarded "for acts of the greatest heroism or for most conspicuous courage in circumstance of extreme danger", not in the presence of the enemy, to members of the British armed forces and to British civilians. Posthumous awards have been allowed since it was instituted. It was previously awarded to residents of Commonwealth countries, most of which have since established their own honours systems and no longer recommend British honours. It may be awarded to a person of any military rank in any service and to civilians including police, emergency services and merchant seamen. Many of the awards have been personally presented by the British monarch to recipients or, in the case of posthumous awards, to next of kin. These investitures are usually held at Buckingham Palace.

Michael Blake (author) American writer

Michael Lennox Blake was an American author, best known for the film adaptation of his novel Dances with Wolves, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay.


Abdul Wahid Aresar Head of the Jeay Sindh Qaumi Mahaz political party

Abdul Wahid Arisar was a notable scholar, writer, researcher and Sindhi politician who was one of the heads of the Jeay Sindh Qaumi Mahaz (JSQM), a political party in Sindh. It was reported that there were significant "differences" between Aresar and the head of another faction in the JSQM, Bashir Qureshi. Aresar had previously been chairman of the party in the 1990s.

Revaz Chkheidze film director

Revaz "Rezo" Chkheidze was a Georgian film director, People's Artist of the USSR, best known for his Soviet-era drama films, including his 1964 World War II-themed Father of a Soldier.

<i>Father of a Soldier</i> 1964 film by Rezo Chkheidze

Father of a Soldier is a 1964 Georgian black-and-white World War II-themed drama film directed by Revaz Chkheidze based on a script by Suliko Jgenti. The leading role was played by Sergo Zakariadze. The film was entered into the 4th Moscow International Film Festival.


Eva Aeppli was a Swiss artist.

Ann Barr was a British journalist and writer involved in coining the terms Sloane Rangers and Foodies, in the early 1980s.

In the United Kingdom, a Sloanie is a stereotypical young upper-middle or upper class person who pursues a distinctive fashionable lifestyle, and is thought to be an embodiment of the TV character Tim Nice-But-Dim, an Old Ardinian. The term is a portmanteau of "Sloane Square", a location in Chelsea, London, famed for the wealth of residents and frequenters, and the television character The Lone Ranger.


Jobst Brandt American bicycle racer

Jobst Brandt was an American mechanical engineer, inventor, bicycle enthusiast, educator, and author.

Michael Burns was an Irish Gaelic footballer who played as a midfielder for the Cork senior team.

Cork GAA irish Gaelic Athletic Association

The Cork County Board of the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) or Cork GAA is one of the 32 county boards of the GAA in Ireland, and is responsible for Gaelic games in County Cork and the Cork inter-county teams. It is one of the constituent counties of Munster GAA.



























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  41. "Chinese Philanthropist Dies, Leaving No Money to Family".
  42. "Sindhi nationalist leader Arisar dies at 65".
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  44. "Thomas A. Constantine, law enforcement leader".
  45. "Ex-captain John Elders dies aged 84". Leicester Tigers.
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  49. "Wales international Danny Jones dies after on-field heart attack". ABC News. 4 May 2015.
  50. Dr. Symphorian Keeprath, Bishop emeritus of Diocese of Jalandhar, passes away
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  53. "Harry Martin (1920 - 2015) Obituary".
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  56. 相声表演艺术家苏文茂逝世 被誉为"文哏"大师 (in Chinese)
  57. "Per Sundberg - Sveriges Olympiska Kommitté".
  58. "Palace confirms terrorist Basit Usman killed in Maguindanao". Rappler.
  59. "INTEGRAF - Tung H. Jeong".
  60. Basler Künstlerin Eva Aeppli zwei Tage nach ihrem 90. Geburtstag gestorben (in German)
  61. "Ann Barr: Writer and editor who in the 1980s identified the new social". The Independent. 5 May 2015.
  62. Dagan, Carmel; Dagan, Carmel (7 May 2015). "William Bast, Writer for TV Who Penned James Dean Bios, Dies at 84".
  63. Pedersen, Erik; Pedersen, Erik (5 May 2015). "Ellen Albertini Dow Dies: 'Wedding Singer's' Rapping Granny Was 101".
  64. IN MEMORIAM Това бе Живко Господинов (in Bulgarian)
  65. "Spanish journalist and commentator, Jesús Hermida, has died at the age of 77 - Spain News in English".
  66. "Hubbard, running back for '70s Raiders, dies". 5 May 2015.
  67. "Former WBA welterweight champ Andrew Lewis dies in Guyana".
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  70. Ex-kansanedustaja Matti Viljanen on kuollut (in Finnish)
  71. "WILSON - WILLIAM ANGUS WALTER, MBE - Deaths Announcements - Telegraph Announcements".
  72. "Archbishop Vicente Joaquim Zico [Catholic-Hierarchy]".
  73. "Jobst Brandt, cyclist, inventor, author and industry influencer, dies at 80". Bicycle Retailer and Industry News.
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  77. "Rainbow bassist Craig Gruber dead at 63".
  78. "Oscar Holderer dies, last of Wernher von Braun's original 'Operation Paperclip' moon rocket team".
  79. Arabist en PVV'er Hans Jansen overleden (in Dutch)
  80. "Barry Hugman's Footballers - Jimmy Jones".
  81. Whitworth, Jimmy (17 May 2015). "Ralph Lainson obituary" via
  82. "Bruce Lindsay Obituary".
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  86. "William Bronder, Actor in Rob Reiner's 'Stand by Me,' Dies at 84". The Hollywood Reporter.
  87. "Errol Brown: Frontman of Hot Chocolate dies aged 71". The Independent. 6 May 2015.
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  90. "Denise McCluggage: 1927-2015". Autoweek.
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  92. "Anson Shupe, IPFW prof, dies - Downtown - Journal Gazette".
  93. Umro Janko Vranyczany, prvi hrvatski ministar turizma (in Croatian)
  94. "Former Speaker Jim Wright, who championed Tarrant and Texas, dies at 92". Dallas News. 6 May 2015.
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  97. "Joey Brush, former state senator, killed in motorcycle crash".
  98. "Bernie Madoff Lieutenant Frank DiPascali Dies 4 Months Before Sentencing". ABC News.
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  103. "Historian Amalendu Guha dies, body donated to medical college". 8 May 2015.
  104. "Thomas F. Lamb".
  105. "GILBERT, LEWIS "Tookie"". Press of Atlantic City.
  106. "Bishop Józef Pazdur [Catholic-Hierarchy]".
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  118. "Bowls legend Phil Skoglund dies, aged 77". Stuff.
  119. "Pakistan helicopter crash kills foreign diplomats".
  120. "Passing of Charles Corlett".
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  123. "Former E.W. Scripps Company President and CEO Ed Estlow dies in Denver".
  124. "Mastermind of 1980 Turkish coup Kenan Evren dies, legacy lingers". DailySabah.
  125. "Legendary fiddler Johnny Gimble dies at 88". The Tennessean.
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  131. Universität Gießen trauert um Prof. Odo Marquard (in German)
  132. IN MEMORIAM Đorđe Pavlić (1938–2015.) (in Bosnian)
  133. Barne-tvs Ragne Tangen er død (in Norwegian)
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  135. "Christopher Wood, Screenwriter for Two James Bond Films, Dies at 79". The Hollywood Reporter.
  136. Eribake, Akintayo (11 May 2015). "Zik's first son, Chukwuma, dies at 75".
  137. "OBIT: Ray Baillie, former CFL player and McGill football coach, was 80". McGill University Athletics.
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  142. Addio a Mario Da Vinci, star della sceneggiata e padre di Sal (in Italian)
  143. Fox, Margalit (29 May 2015). "Jerry Dior, Designer of Major League Baseball's Logo, Dies at 82" via
  144. Fallece Juan Emery, exportero y padre de Unai (in Spanish)
  145. Senador Luiz Henrique da Silveira morre em Joinville (in Portuguese)
  146. Sang-Hun, Choe (11 May 2015). "Kim Kyok-sik, North Korean General Tied to Attacks, Dies at 77" via
  147. Donald Neff, foreign correspondent and author, dies at 84
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  150. Zemřel Jindřich Roudný (in Czech)
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  152. "Remembering Victor Salvi". 11 May 2015.
  153. "Barbara Turnbull set an inspiring example: Editorial - The Star".
  154. Johnson, Raphielle (11 May 2015). "Former Alcorn State head coach Davey L. Whitney Sr. dies at 85".
  155. Roberts, Sam (21 May 2015). "Maggie Black, Teacher to the Stars of Ballet and Modern Dance, Dies at 85" via
  156. "Alan Borovoy, lawyer who championed civil liberties for decades, dies at 82".
  158. "Stan Cornyn, Legendary Warner Bros. Records Creative Head, Dies At 81". All Access.
  159. Adieu l'artiste… PierreDaboval s'est éteint (in French)
  160. Peter Füri ist überraschend verstorben (in German)
  161. Schrijver Jef Geeraerts is overleden (in Dutch)
  162. "Katherine McDaniel obituary".
  163. "Former Scotland and Charlton defender John Hewie dies". 11 May 2015 via
  164. Kuvanveistäjä, professori Olavi Lanu on kuollut (in Finnish)
  165. Journal, Tommy Bowman/Winston-Salem. "Light, longtime coach at Appalachian State, dies at 88". Winston-Salem Journal.
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  167. "Amb. LEONARDO NEHER (Ret.)".
  168. "GLEN ORBIK Passes Away at 51". Newsarama.
  169. "'Poet of Tehran', Mohammad-Ali Sepanlu dies at 75". Tehran Times. 12 May 2015.
  170. "Javelina Hall of Famer Eldridge Small Passes Away". Texas A&M - Kingsville Athletics.
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  172. "World's most tattooed female senior citizen Isobel Varley dies". International Business Times UK. 14 May 2015.
  173. "Derek Walker: Architect whose greatest achievement was serving as the". The Independent. 15 May 2015.
  174. "Sir John Watts, KCMG, Passes On". 12 May 2015.
  175. "Richard Winder".
  176. "African coaching legend dies at 70". 12 May 2015.
  177. "S.A. boxer Tony Ayala Jr. dies at 52". Archived from the original on 2015-05-18. Retrieved 2015-06-07.
  178. "Bengali Writer Suchitra Bhattacharya Dies at 65".
  179. "Mervyn Burtch, composer - obituary". Telegraph. 2015-05-17. Retrieved 2016-08-03.
  180. "John Colenback, Star of 'As the World Turns,' Dies at 79". The Hollywood Reporter.
  181. "John Dewes, cricketer - obituary". 13 May 2015 via
  182. "FRY - Sir Peter Derek - Deaths Announcements - Telegraph Announcements".
  183. Grimes, William (12 May 2015). "Peter Gay, Historian Who Explored Social History of Ideas, Dies at 91" via
  184. "Former UNC head coach Bill Guthridge dies". Sporting News. 13 May 2015.
  185. CEO mom who went missing after the Amtrak crash now mourned as dead
  186. "Remembering "Mondo Hollywood"'s Bobby Jameson".
  187. "Chicago Tribune".
  188. "ABC Radio Australia".
  189. "Brazil probes journalist's murder". 21 May 2015 via
  190. "Saulat Mirza hanged in Mach jail".
  191. "Ruth Mompati's death a loss to SA – Rustenburg mayor". Archived from the original on 2015-05-22. Retrieved 2015-06-07.
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  193. "Former South Okanagan politician dies". Penticton Western News. 13 May 2015.
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  195. Roberts, Sam (28 May 2015). "Anthony C. Yu, Translator of the Saga of a Chinese Pilgrimage, Dies at 76" via
  196. Martin, Douglas (12 May 2015). "William Zinsser, Author of 'On Writing Well,' Dies at 92" via
  197. "Ex-major league and Snohomish star Earl Averill Jr. dies". The Seattle Times. 14 May 2015.
  198. "Obituary: Eric Bakie, footballer and civil servant".
  199. Baker, Jackson. "Longtime Public Figure Kathryn Bowers Dies". Memphis Flyer.
  200. Broadcaster Derek Davis dies aged 67 Archived 2015-05-18 at the Wayback Machine
  201. "Gill Dennis, Screenwriter on 'Walk the Line,' Dies at 74". The Hollywood Reporter.
  202. Burlingame, Jon; Burlingame, Jon (15 May 2015). "Robert Drasnin, 'Twilight Zone' Composer, Dies at 87".
  203. Fallece la cantante Lucy Fabery (in Spanish)
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  205. Deborah Baker. "Former state Sen. Joseph Fidel of Grants dies at 91".
  206. "Award-winning journalist Ed Fouhy dies at 80". MSNBC. 13 May 2015.
  207. "Statehouse Live - George Haley, one of first African Americans in Kansas Senate, dies".
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  210. Скончалась чемпионка СССР по бегу Нина Откаленко (in Russian)
  211. "Brown Skin Baby songwriter and Stolen Generations advocate dies". ABC News. 13 May 2015.
  212. Belluz, Julia (15 May 2015). "David Sackett, the father of evidence-based medicine, dies at 80". Vox.
  213. Скончался 10-кратный чемпион СССР по велоспорту Гайнан Сайдхужин (in Russian)
  214. Journal, Betty AdamsKennebec (14 May 2015). "Stanley Sproul, former Augusta mayor and legislator, dies at 95".
  215. "James "Jim" Andreasen Obituary".
  216. "Archbishop Geraldo Majela (João José) de Castro [Catholic-Hierarchy]".
  217. Kreps, Daniel; Kreps, Daniel (14 July 2015). "B.B. King Coroner's Report: No Evidence of Poisoning".
  218. Lothian remembered as gentleman, dedicated public servant
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  220. "Stanton J. Peale (1937 - 2015) - American Astronomical Society".
  221. "District Court Judge Mariana R. Pfaelzer Dies. - Central District Insider".
  222. L’écrivain Jean Pliya est mort (in French)
  223. Kellogg, Carolyn. "Franz Wright, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, dies at 62".
  224. Zmarł Prof. Zdzisław Żygulski (in Polish)
  225. Detroit singer Ortheia Barnes dies at 70 Archived 2015-05-18 at the Wayback Machine
  226. Press, Associated (17 May 2015). "Natural childbirth pioneer Elisabeth Bing dies at 100" via
  227. "In Memoriam: Jackie Brookner (1945-2015)". NEWSgrist - where spin is art.
  228. McNary, Dave; McNary, Dave (22 May 2015). "'The Mack' Director Michael Campus Dies at 80".
  229. Visionary Samih Darwazah, who wanted to bring medicine to all, dies age 85 Archived 2015-06-14 at the Wayback Machine
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  231. Malone, Emmet. "Former Ireland international Tommy Dunne passes away". The Irish Times.
  232. "Reports: Former UFC Fighter Corey Hill Dead at 36". Sherdog.
  233. "Bob Hopkins, who briefly coached Sonics in 1977, dies at age 80". The Seattle Times. 16 May 2015.
  234. "John Jarvis-Smith, shipbroker - obituary". 21 May 2015 via
  235. "Jacob Jensen". 18 May 2015 via
  236. May 15, Astro Awani; Myt, 2015 12:57. "Former Dungun MP dies at age 57 - Astro Awani".
  237. "Archbishop André Jean René Lacrampe [Catholic-Hierarchy]".
  238. Décès de l'ancien député Claude G. Lajoie (in French)
  239. "John Lo Schiavo, S.J. Obituary - University of San Francisco (USF)". 18 May 2015.
  240. "Flora MacNeil, folk singer - obituary". 21 May 2015 via
  241. Falleció Carlos Maggi (in Spanish)
  242. "Chilean teenager who was refused euthanasia request dies". Mail Online. 15 May 2015.
  243. Post, The Jakarta. "Actor Didi Petet dies aged 58". The Jakarta Post.
  244. "John Stephenson: Death of a Voice Acting Icon". Behind The Voice Actors.
  245. "JAMES H. TAKEMORI (Age 89)".
  246. "Director Donald Wrye Dies Aged 77". 22 May 2015.
  247. "Former Dolphins kicker Garo Yepremian dies at 70". MSN.
  248. "Obituary: Renzo Zorzi 1946-2015".
  249. Jackie Basehart, addio al figlio di Valentina Cortese. Il dolore muto di una madre (in Italian)
  250. Mozaffar, Omer M. "Prashant Bhargava: 1973-2015 - Balder and Dash - Roger Ebert".
  251. "Former Lt. Gov. Nelson Doi dies on Hawaii island".
  252. Dee, Ignacio. "Ernesto Estrada, 1970s PBA star, dies at 65". Rappler.
  253. Arkitekt Johannes Exner er død - 89 år gammel (in Danish)
  254. Morre o ator Elias Gleizer, aos 81 anos (in Portuguese)
  255. "Shikha Joshi dead: All you need to know about the struggling Bollywood actor". Hindustan Times. 18 May 2015.
  256. johnboy (26 May 2015). "Britain is no longer a country for and says "Farewell" to its Prince of Linguists, Adam Kilgarriff". Britain is no country for old men.
  257. Rabbi Moshe Levinger, ideological force behind Jewish settlement in Hebron, dies
  258. Branch, John (17 May 2015). "Dean Potter, Extreme Climber, Dies in BASE-Jumping Accident at Yosemite" via
  259. "Coroner: Adrian Robinson, former Broncos linebacker, died of suicide". 18 May 2015.
  260. CNN, Barbara Starr, Laura Smith-Spark and Ray Sanchez. "Abu Sayyaf, key ISIS figure in Syria, killed in U.S. raid". CNN.
  261. "Olympics-Long-serving IOC member Tallberg dies".
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