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Deaths in September - 2018

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1varielle
Set 4, 2018, 9:49am

Musician Randy Weston died September 1 at the age of 92. He wrote African Rhythms.

2varielle
Set 5, 2018, 8:16am

Restaurant owner Kenny Shopsin died September 2 at the age of 76. He wrote Eat Me: The Food and Philosophy of Kenny Shopsin.

3varielle
Set 6, 2018, 3:53pm

Actor Burt Reynolds died September 6 at the age of 82. His books include But Enough About Me: A Memoir and My Life.

5varielle
Set 11, 2018, 11:45am

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Editado: Set 12, 2018, 5:40pm

7varielle
Set 14, 2018, 10:24am

Journalist and travel writer John Wilcock died September 13 at the age of 91. His books include Manhattan Memories and The Autobiography and Sex Life of Andy Warhol.

8varielle
Editado: Set 15, 2018, 4:58pm

The first black, female staff photographer for the NY Times, Ruby Washington has died at the age of 66. Her work can be seen in Unseen: Unpublished Black History from the New York Times Photo Archives .

Psychologist Walter Mischel died September 12 at the age of 88. His books include The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Self-Control and Introduction to Personality: Toward an Integrative Science of the Person .

Curator Nancy J. Blomberg died September 2 at the age of 72. Her books include Navajo Textiles: The William Randolph Hearst Collection and Breaking the mold : the Virginia Vogel Mattern collection of contemporary Native American Art.

9varielle
Set 18, 2018, 10:04am

Professional hoaxer Alan Abel died September 14 at the age of 94. His books include Don't Get Mad, Get Even! and How to Thrive on Rejection: A Manual for Survival.

10varielle
Set 19, 2018, 8:58am

Film studies pioneer Annette Michelson died September 17 at the age of 95. Her works include October: The First Decade, Andy Warhol (October Files) and The art of moving shadows.

11varielle
Editado: Set 20, 2018, 12:39pm

13varielle
Editado: Set 24, 2018, 12:16pm

Hall of fame football player Tommy McDonald died September 24 at the age of 84. He wrote They pay me to catch footballs and Field Roast: 101 Artisan Vegan Meat Recipes to Cook, Share, and Savor .

Nobel winning physicist and electrical engineer who pioneered fiber optics, Charles K. Kao died September 23 at the age of 84. He wrote Optical Fiber Systems: Technology, Design, and Applications and Engineering Hong Kong : 50 years of achievements.

14varielle
Set 26, 2018, 2:41pm

Photographer Henry Wessel died September 20 at the age of 76. His work can be seen in Henry Wessel: Five Books and Henry Wessel: Incidents.

15varielle
Set 28, 2018, 10:58am

Novelist David Wong Louie died September 19 at the age of 63. His books include The Barbarians are Coming and Pangs of Love.

16varielle
Editado: Set 29, 2018, 11:03am

Dr. Lois Jovanovic died September 18 at the age of 71. She wrote The Diabetic Woman.

Playwright Joe Masteroff died September 28 at the age of 98. He wrote Cabaret: The Illustrated book and Lyrics.

17PossMan
Out 1, 2018, 2:30pm

John Arthur Cunliffe who wrote the Postman Pat stories (also featured on television) died 20th September 2018. Obituary here:—
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/sep/28/john-cunliffe-obituary

19varielle
Editado: Out 3, 2018, 10:42am

Professor Lois S. Gray, specialist in labor relations, died September 20 at the age of 94. She wrote Under the Stars: Essays on Labor Relations in Arts and Entertainment.

Philanthropist Jane Fortune "Indiana Jane" fought for recognition for female Renaissance painters. She died September 23 at the age of 76. Her books include Invisible Women. Forgotten Artists of Florence and Chaplin and Costa. Rediscovering Expat Women Painters in Tuscany.

20PossMan
Editado: Out 10, 2018, 10:51am

Evelyn Anthony prolific writer of romantic novels died September 25th 2018 aged 92. In 1994 she became the first female High Sheriff of Essex causing some debate as regards a suitable ceremonial uniform and whether she should carry a sword.

Edited later to give a Guardian obituary:-
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2018/oct/10/evelyn-anthony-obituary

21varielle
Editado: Out 8, 2018, 12:00pm

Former U.S. House Counsel David P. Schippers died September 28 at the age of 88. He wrote Sellout: The Inside Story of President Clinton's Impeachment .

Head of the non-profit Africare, C. Payne Lucas died September 15 at the age of 89. He wrote Keeping Kennedy's Promise: The Peace Corps' Moment of Truth.

Children's book illustrator Vladimir Radunsky died September 12 at the age of 64. His books include What Does Peace Feel Like?, Where the Giant Sleeps and Hip Hop Dog.

22PossMan
Out 10, 2018, 7:05am

Isabel Quigly died September 14th 2018 aged 91. As well as writing she also worked as a film critic and translator from Spanish, Italian, and French. Among her own books was The Heirs of Tom Brown: the English School Story .

23PossMan
Out 11, 2018, 7:35am

Professor David Lowenthal died September 15th 2018 aged 95. He wrote The Past is a Foreign Country which took its title from a line of LP Hartley.

24varielle
Editado: Out 11, 2018, 3:07pm

Polish Resistance fighter and Holocaust survivor Sonia Shainwald Orbuch died September 30 at the age of 93. Her autobiography was called Here, There Are no Sarahs.

26PossMan
Out 22, 2018, 7:51am

Shirley Toulson poet and teacher died September 23rd 2018 aged 94.

27varielle
Out 22, 2018, 9:46am

Prof Cy A. Adler, president of the Shorewalkers, died September 27 at the age of 91. He wrote Walking the Hudson: from the Battery to Bear Mountain, Walking Manhattan's Rim: The Great Saunter and Ecological fantasies.

28varielle
Out 24, 2018, 9:46am

29PossMan
Out 29, 2018, 11:02am

Christopher Thacker writer of many books on gardens died September 27th 2018 aged 87. He also wrote on Voltaire and a critical edition of Candide.

30PossMan
Nov 7, 2018, 7:03am

James Benson died September 1st 2018 aged 93. His books included Above Us the Waves, and The Admiralty Regrets, both co-written with a wartime fellow submariner.

31PossMan
Nov 13, 2018, 11:05am

Eric Griffiths literary critic died September 26th 2018 aged 65. He wrote If Not Critical and The Printed Voice of Victorian Poetry.

32varielle
Editado: Nov 19, 2018, 8:51am

Comedy writer Denis Norden died September 19 at the age of 96. His work written with Frank Muir includes The 'My word!' stories and Oh, My Word! .

33Crypto-Willobie
Nov 19, 2018, 1:48pm

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