Deaths in October - 2013

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Deaths in October - 2013

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1varielle
Editado: Out 2, 2013, 9:25am

Holocaust survivor Professor Israel Gutman died October 1 at the age of 90. A few of his books include Resistance: The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Anatomy of the Auschwitz Death Camp and Encyclopedia of the Holocaust.

2varielle
Out 2, 2013, 11:03am

Prolific author of military thrillers, Tom Clancy died on October 1 at the age of 66. A few of the most popular of his many works include The Hunt for Red October, The Sum of All Fears and Clear and Present Danger.

3varielle
Out 4, 2013, 2:26pm

Bill Eppridge, the photographer who captured the assasination of Bobby Kennedy, has died at the age of 75 on October 3. His book was called A Time It Was: Bobby Kennedy in the Sixties.

4varielle
Editado: Out 9, 2013, 1:57pm

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef died October 7 at the age of 93. He is author of the multi-volumed Yabia Omer.

Filml critic Stanley Kauffmann died October 9 at the age of 97. He was author of The Philanderer and A World on Film.

5varielle
Editado: Out 10, 2013, 10:37am

Australian career criminal Mark Chopper Read died October 9 at the age of 58. A few of his books include Chopper: From the Inside and How to Shoot Friends and Influence People.

6varielle
Editado: Out 10, 2013, 11:01am

Former Belgian Prime Minister, Wilfried Martens died October 10 at the age of 77. He was author of De Memoires Luctor et Emergo and Een Gegeven Woord.

7varielle
Out 10, 2013, 6:45pm

Mercury astronaut Scott Carpenter died October 10 at the age of 88. He was author of For Spacious Skies: The Uncommon Journey of a Mercury Astronaut and Deep Flight. RIP

8varielle
Out 11, 2013, 2:44pm

Lama Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche died October 8 at the age of 73. He was the author of Limitless Compassion and Taming the Tiger: Tibetan Teachings on Right Conduct.

9varielle
Out 14, 2013, 9:07am

Pulitzer prize winning Cuban-American author Oscar Hijuelos died suddenly after a tennis game on October 12 at the age of 62. Among his many books include The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love, The Fourteen Sisters of Emilio Montez O'Brien and Our House in the Last World.

10varielle
Editado: Out 15, 2013, 10:06am

Minister Chuck Smith, best known for preaching to flower children, died October 3 at the age of 88. A few of his many books include Why Grace Changes Everything and Charisma vs Charismania.

11PhaedraB
Out 16, 2013, 1:31pm

Art book publisher and author of books on magic and neo-shamanism Nevill Drury died October 15 in his adopted country of Australia. Some of his many books include The Elements of Shamanism, Magic and Witchcraft: from Shamanism to Technopagans, and Merlin's Book of Magick and Enchantment.

12varielle
Out 17, 2013, 10:18am

Famed deer hunter Larry Benoit died October 8 at the age of 89. He was author of How to Bag the Biggest Buck of Your Life.

13varielle
Out 22, 2013, 11:10am

Nobel winning economist Robert R. Klein died October 20 at the age of 93. A few of his books include The Keynesian Revolution, An Introduction to Econometrics and The New Russia: Transition Gone Awry.

14varielle
Editado: Out 24, 2013, 9:29am

Cartoon mogul Lou Scheimer died October 17 at the age of 84. His memoir was called Lou Scheimer: Creating the Filmation Generation.

Sportscaster Bill Mazer died October 23 at the age of 92. A few of his books include Bill Mazer's Amazin' Baseball Book, The Sports Answer Book and Amazin Bill Mazer's Football Trivia.

15varielle
Editado: Out 27, 2013, 7:29pm

:'( It's painful to report musician Lou Reed died October 27 at the age of 71. Read his lyrics in Between Thought and Expression: Selected Lyrics of Lou Reed and Pass Thru the Fire: The Collected Lyrics.

16lriley
Out 27, 2013, 7:32pm

#15--a fan of the Velvets for a long time. A huge influence on hundreds if not thousands of bands. RIP.

17varielle
Out 28, 2013, 2:46pm

Fashion photographer Deborah Turbeville died October 24 at the age of 81. Her work can be seen in Wallflower, Unseen Versailles and Studio St. Petersburg.

18varielle
Editado: Out 30, 2013, 11:56am

Eastern Europe's first non-communist prime minister since before the war, Poland's Tadeusz Mazowiecki died October 28 at the age of 86. He was the author of Un Autre Visage de l'Europe.

Novelist and short story writer William Harrison died October 22 at the age of 79. His work includes Rollerball Murder, Africana, Burton and Speke and Mountains of the Moon.

19varielle
Editado: Nov 4, 2013, 2:08pm

France's spy novelist Gerard de Villiers died October 31 at the age of 83. There were 200 books in his SAS series beginning with SAS in Istanbul and ending with SAS: The Kremlin's Revenge.

Desert naturalist Prof., John Cloudsley-Thompson died October 4 at the age of 92. A few of his many books include Animal Migration, Spiders, Scorpions, Centipedes and Mites and Living in the Desert (Just Look at S).

20varielle
Nov 6, 2013, 10:20am

Social Psychologist Nalini Ambady died October 28 at the age of 54. She was the author of First Impressions.

21varielle
Nov 6, 2013, 10:29am

Actress and biography writer Chris Chase died October 31 and was believed to be 90. She co-wrote a number of popular biographies including Life is a Banquet, The Times of My Life and Josephine: The Hungry Heart.

22varielle
Editado: Nov 8, 2013, 12:51pm

Physician and thriller writer Dr. Michael Palmer died October 30 at the age of 71. He was the author of Extreme Measures, The Fifth Vial and Natural Causes among many others.

23varielle
Nov 20, 2013, 8:43am

Glaciologist "Stan W. S. B. Paterson died October 8 at the age of 89. He was the author of The Physics of Glaciers.

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