Deaths in July - 2014

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Deaths in July - 2014

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1varielle
Editado: Jul 2, 2014, 8:41pm

Prolific YA author Walter Dean Myers died July 1 at the age of 76. A few of his books include Monster, Fallen Angels and Sunrise Over Fallujah.

2varielle
Editado: Jul 3, 2014, 9:40am

Former Marine and later hippie commune founder Stephen Gaskin has died at the age of 79 on July 1. A few of his books include Monday Night Class and This Season's People: A Book of Spiritual Teaching.

3SimonW11
Editado: Jul 5, 2014, 2:24am

C J Henderson Died 4th of July born in 1951 on December 26. He wrote crime and horror and SFF . Including The Things That Are Not There

4varielle
Jul 8, 2014, 10:18am

Former Soviet and Georgian politician Eduard Shevardnadze died July 7 at the age of 86. He was the author of The Future Belongs to Freedom.

5varielle
Editado: Jul 9, 2014, 12:16pm

Historian of art and fashion Anne Hollander died July 6 at the age of 83. A few of her books include Sex and Suits, Seeing Through Clothes and Feeding the Eye.

6varielle
Jul 11, 2014, 8:00am

The woman who launched many a model's career Eileen Ford died July 9 at the age of 92. Her books include Eileen Ford's Book of Model Beauty and Eileen Ford's A More Beautiful You in 21 Days.

7varielle
Jul 14, 2014, 10:44am

Prolific author who challenged Apartheid, Nadine Gordimer died July 13 at the age of 90. Her best known books include July's People, Burger's Daughter and The Pickup.

8lriley
Jul 14, 2014, 1:20pm

Gordimer was a Nobel prize winner as well.

9varielle
Jul 15, 2014, 3:41pm

Political scientist and prolific biographer James MacGregor Burns died July 15 at the age of 95. A few of his more popular works include Roosevelt: The Soldier of Freedom, Roosevelt: The Lion and the Fox and Government by the People.

10varielle
Editado: Jul 15, 2014, 7:38pm

Soviet dissident Valeria Novodvorskaya died July 12 at the age of 64. She was the author of The Catcher in the Lie.

11varielle
Editado: Jul 18, 2014, 12:11pm

Expert on aging Elaine M. Brody died July 9 at the age of 91. Her books include Rape and Older Women on which she was the co-author with Linda J. Davis and Women in the Middle: Their Parent Care Years.

Broadway actress Elaine Stritch died July 17 at the age of 89. She wrote Am I Blue? Living with Diabetes and, Dammit Having Fun.

12varielle
Editado: Jul 21, 2014, 10:47am

Psychiatrist Yehuda Nir masqueraded as a Catholic as a child in occupied Poland and wrote about it in The Lost Childhood: A Memoir. He died July 19 at the age of 84.

Author Curt Gentry died July 10 at the age of 83. He was the co-author of Helter Skelter and wrote J. Edgar Hoover: The Man and the Secrets.

Researcher on obesity Dr. Albert J. Stunkard died July 12 at the age of 92. He wrote Pain of Obesity and Obesity.

And really, really regrettably :'( actor James Garner died July 19 at the age of 86. He wrote The Garner Files: A Memoir.

13varielle
Jul 22, 2014, 9:18am

Satirical novelist of the American West, Thomas Berger died July 13 at the age of 89. His better known books include Little Big Man and Arthur Rex: A Legendary Novel.

14varielle
Jul 24, 2014, 10:44am

Scholar Anthony Hobson died July 12 at the age of 92. He was the author of Great Libraries.

15varielle
Editado: Jul 28, 2014, 11:01am

Author Bel Kaufman died July 25 at the age of 103. She wrote Up the Down Staircase and Love, Etc..

Education reporter and author Gene I. Maeroff died July 25 at the age of 75. He co-wrote Scholarship Assessed: Evaluation of the Professoriate and A Classroom of One.

The man who deciphered birdsong Peter Marler died July 5 at the age of 86. He wrote. Nature's Music and Mechanisms of Animal Behavior.

16varielle
Jul 28, 2014, 11:12am

Playwright Peter Whelan died July 3 at the age of 82. He wrote The Herbal Bed and The Accrington Pals.

Prolific, politically incorrect Western novelist J. T. Edson died July 17 at the age of 86. His books include The Ysabel Kid and Sidewinder.

17varielle
Jul 29, 2014, 1:53pm

Author Louise Shivers died July 26 at the age of 84. She wrote Here to Get my Baby out of Jail and Whistling Woman.

18varielle
Jul 30, 2014, 11:33am

Journalist and NPR commentator Margot Adler died July 28 at the age of 68. She wrote Drawing Down the Moon and Heretic's Heart.

19varielle
Jul 31, 2014, 9:39am

Little Orphan Annie cartoonist Jay Maeder died July 29 at the age of 67. He wrote Dick Tracy: The Official Biography and Big Town, Big Time.

20varielle
Editado: Ago 4, 2014, 2:28pm

Prolific scholar of leadership, Warren G. Bennis died July 31 at the age of 89. His books include On Becoming a Leader and Leaders: Strategies for taking Charge.

21varielle
Ago 8, 2014, 9:06am

Welsh poet Gerallt Lloyd Owen died July 15 at the age of 69. His better known works include Cilmeri: A Cherddi Eraill and Cerddi'r cywilydd.

22varielle
Ago 8, 2014, 9:20am

23varielle
Ago 14, 2014, 12:59pm

Mary MacCracken who wrote about children's disabilities, died July 23 at the age of 88. Her books include Lovey: A Very Special Child, A Circle of Children and Turnabout Children.

24varielle
Ago 15, 2014, 12:13pm

Economist John Blundell died July 22 at the age of 61. His books include Ladies For Liberty and Margaret Thatcher: A portrait of the Iron Lady.

25varielle
Ago 19, 2014, 10:54am

Scholar of Islamic art, George T. Scanlon died July 13 at the age of 88. He wrote Fustat Glass of the Early Islamic Period.

26varielle
Editado: Ago 26, 2014, 11:34am

Art historian and curator Sam Hunter died July 27 at the age of 91. A couple of his many books include Modern Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture and American Art of the 20th Century.

27varielle
Set 22, 2014, 10:13am

Expert on Turkey, Andrew Mango died July 7 at the age of 88. His books include Ataturk: The Biography of the Founder of Modern Turkey and The Turks Today.

28varielle
Editado: Set 23, 2014, 9:01am

British newscaster Nigel Ryan died July 18 at the age of 84. He translated a number of Georges Simenon novels and wrote A Hitch or Two in Afghanistan, co-wrote The Scholar and the Gypsy and Paramaribo!: A Novel in Two Parts.

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