Deaths in November - 2018

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Deaths in November - 2018

1varielle
Editado: Nov 7, 2018, 10:01am

2elkiedee
Editado: Nov 7, 2018, 9:11am

Your author link goes to the details of a writer on religion, including Creationism, who died in 2014, rather than this man, who is on LT as Paul Lionel Zimmerman.

3varielle
Editado: Nov 7, 2018, 10:02am

Ack! Thanks. Hopefully fixed now.

4varielle
Nov 8, 2018, 8:01am

5varielle
Editado: Nov 9, 2018, 11:03am

Photographer Jean Mohr died November 3 at the age of 93. His work can be seen in A Fortunate Man: The Story of a Country Doctor and At the Edge of the World.

Sociologist Devah Pager died November 2 at the age of 46. She wrote Marked: Race, Crime, and Finding Work in an Era of Mass Incarceration .

6varielle
Editado: Nov 10, 2018, 11:23am

Publisher Juris Jurjevics died November 7 at the age of 75. He wrote The Trudeau Vector and Red Flags.

7varielle
Nov 12, 2018, 3:27pm

8varielle
Nov 14, 2018, 8:09am

Professor and social critic Herbert London died November 11 at the age of 79. His numerous books include Americas Secular Challenge: The Rise of a New National Religion and Why Are They Lying to Our Children?.

9varielle
Editado: Nov 15, 2018, 1:00pm

Biologist Dorothy L. Cheney died November 9 at the age of 68. Her books include Baboon Metaphysics: The Evolution of a Social Mind , How Monkeys See the World: Inside the Mind of Another Species and The Social Origins of Language .

Heiress Caroline Rose Hunt died November 13 at the age of 95. She wrote Primrose Past: The 1848 Journal of Young Lady Primrose .

Country musician Roy Clark died November 15 at the age of 85. His works include Roy Clark Deluxe Big Note Guitar Song Book , Roy Clark's Bluegrass Banjo Bible and his autobiography My Life -- In Spite of Myself!.

10varielle
Editado: Nov 16, 2018, 10:14am

Philosopher Herbert Fingarette died November 2 at the age of 97. His books include Confucius: The Secular As Sacred , Heavy Drinking: The Myth of Alcoholism as a Disease and Self-Deception.

Museum founder H. Peter Stern died November 12 at the age of 90. His work includes Earth, Sky, and Sculpture: Storm King Art Center and Louise Bourgeois.

Playwright and novelist William Goldman died November 15 at the age of 87. He is best known for The Princess Bride and Marathon Man.

11PensiveCat
Nov 16, 2018, 10:29am

Noooooo William Goldman!

12Lyndatrue
Nov 16, 2018, 12:51pm

>11 PensiveCat: I'm sad that he's gone, and he was certainly one of the good humans out there. I just spent time reading (of all things) this entry on IMDb, and I recommend it.

https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0001279/bio?ref_=nm_dyk_qt_sm#quotes

Some people make us better for having lived. Rest well, sir, and thank you.

13PhaedraB
Editado: Nov 17, 2018, 5:02pm

Author of many New Age books, Shakti Gawain passed away on November 11 at the age of 70. She found fame when Oprah Winfrey recommended Gawain's first book Creative Visualization on Winfrey's television program.

14varielle
Editado: Nov 18, 2018, 8:20am

15varielle
Nov 19, 2018, 8:42am

Poet and translator Alistair Elliot died November 3 at the age of 86. His works include Roman Food Poems, French love poems , and Italian Landscape Poems.

16varielle
Editado: Nov 20, 2018, 11:46am

Esteemed Mexican author Fernando del Paso died November 14 at the age of 83. His work includes Palinuro of Mexico, News from the Empire (Latin American Literature) and José Trigo.

Professor Aldyr Schlee best known for designing the Brazilian soccer team's jerseys, died November 15 at the age of 83. His work includes Contos de Futebol and Os limites do impossível. Contos Gardelianos .

17varielle
Editado: Nov 21, 2018, 10:14am

18varielle
Editado: Nov 22, 2018, 2:32pm

Advertising executive Jane Maas died November 16 at the age of 86. Her books include Mad Women and How to Advertise.

Former librarian of Congress James H. Billington died November 20 at the age of 89. His books includeThe Icon and the AXE, Virtue Public and Private and Fire in the Minds of Men.

19varielle
Editado: Nov 23, 2018, 11:32am

Author Janet Paisley died November 9 at the age of 70. Her books include White Rose Rebel and Warrior Daughter.

20varielle
Nov 24, 2018, 1:43pm

Zen master Bernard Glassman died November 4 at the age of 79. His books I include Instructions to the Cook and The Dude and the Zen Master.

21Lyndatrue
Nov 24, 2018, 5:10pm

Renowned filmmaker, and author of The World is Ever Changing, Nicolas Roeg passed away November 23.

22varielle
Editado: Nov 25, 2018, 1:58pm

23varielle
Nov 26, 2018, 8:38am

Basketball player Willie Naulls died November 22 at the age of 84. He wrote Levitation’s View.

24varielle
Editado: Nov 27, 2018, 1:02pm

25varielle
Editado: Nov 28, 2018, 9:17am

Restaurateur Tom Margittai died November 23 at the age of 90. His books include The Four Seasons: The Ultimate Book of Food, Wine and Elegant Dining and The Four Seasons Cookbook .

British politician and former Bletchley Park code breaker, Lady Jean Trumpington died November 26 at the age of 96. Her autobiography was called Coming up Trumps: A Memoir.

28varielle
Dez 1, 2018, 3:45am

29elkiedee
Editado: Dez 1, 2018, 5:29pm

Memoirist, prolific poster on social media and political activist Harry Leslie Smith died on Wednesday 28 November aged 95. He was a World War II veteran, a migrant from England to Canada in the 1950s, and a carpet dealer. He turned to writing memoirs and campaigning for various social justice causes in his last years, after his wife and one of his sons died. His books include Love Among the Ruins and Harry's Last Stand.

30varielle
Dez 4, 2018, 9:54am

Poet and translator Anthony Edkins has died at the age of 91. His work includes The Poetry of Luis Cernuda and Worry Beads.

31varielle
Editado: Dez 5, 2018, 1:39pm

Tennis instructor who brought the love of tennis to D.C., Allie Ritzenberg died November 22 at the age of 100. He wrote Capital Tennis: A Memoir .

Children's book author Barbara Brooks Wallace died November 27 at the age of 95. Her books include Peppermints in the Parlor, The Twin in the Tavern and The Trouble with Miss Switch .

33varielle
Dez 7, 2018, 7:58am

Dr. Lisa M. Schwartz died November 29 at the age of 55. She wrote Overdiagnosed: Making People Sick in Pursuit of Health.

34varielle
Editado: Dez 11, 2018, 10:35am

Tibetan monk Palden Gyatso died November 30 at the age of 85. He wrote Fire Under the Snow: Testimony of a Tibetan Prisoner and Autobiography of a Tibetan Monk.

35varielle
Editado: Dez 14, 2018, 11:02am

Architect William J. Conklin died November 26 at the age of 95. He wrote Museums of the Andes, Brooklyn's City Hall and Chavín : art, architecture, and culture.

Actress Sondra Locke died November 3 at the age of 74. Her autobiography was called The Good, the Bad, and the Very Ugly: A Hollywood Journey.

Creator of a popular miniature town on Instagram, Michael Paul Smith died November 19 at the age of 67. His work can be seen in Elgin Park: An Ideal American Town and ELGIN PARK: Visual Memories of Midcentury America at 1/24th scale.

37Crypto-Willobie
Editado: Jan 14, 12:24pm

Rock journalist and producer, and latterly a magician, Richard Robinson (#5) died Nov 15 2018 at the age of 73. Among other titles he wrote Rock Revolution.

38varielle
Editado: Jan 16, 7:42pm

Wrong year. Sorry.

39Crypto-Willobie
Jan 16, 6:56pm

>38 varielle:

oops this thread is Nov 2018, not Nov 2020..

40varielle
Jan 16, 7:41pm

Ack!

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