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Deaths in April - 2019

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Editado: Abr 6, 2019, 8:39am

Nobel winning biologist Sydney Brenner died April 5 at the age of 92. His books include Sydney Brenner’s 10-on-10 and My Life in Science: Sydney Brenner.

The man who created paint-by-numbers for the artistically inept Dan Robbins died April 1 at the age of 93. He wrote Whatever Happened to Paint-by-Numbers?

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Editado: Abr 7, 2019, 4:25pm

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Editado: Abr 10, 2019, 12:07pm

Professional golfer Marilynn Smith died April 9 at the age of 89. She wrote Have Clubs, Will Travel .

Professor and editor Charles Van Doren, who became embroiled in the game show scandals of the 1950s, has died on April 9 at the age of 93. His books include How to Read a Book, A History of Knowledge: Past, Present, and Future and The Joy of Reading: A Passionate Guide to 189 of the World's Best Authors.

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Editado: Abr 13, 2019, 1:39am

Tuba player Sam Pilafian died April 5 at the age of 69. He wrote The breathing gym : exercises to improve breath control and airflow and Brass Gym, The: A comprehensive daily workout for brass players.

Former lineman for the Green Bay Packers Forrest Gregg died April 12 at the age of 85. His memoir was called Winning in the Trenches: A Lifetime of Football .

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Editado: Abr 16, 2019, 9:37am

Political cartoonist Dwane Powell died April 14 at the age of 74. A few of his books include The Reagan Chronicles: A Cartoon Carnival, 100 Proof Pure Old Jess (editor) and Surely Someone Can Still Sing Bass! .

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Editado: Abr 18, 2019, 6:54am

Tony Buzan mind-mapper died April 13th 2019 aged 76. He wrote many books on his system for displaying connections and information.

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Editado: Abr 18, 2019, 2:21pm

The anime/manga cartoonist known as Monkey Punch died April 11 at the age of 81. He was responsible for the Lupin III series.

Poet and artist T. J. Reddy has died at the age of 73. He wrote Less than a score, but a point;: Poems and Poems in 1 Part Harmony .

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Editado: Abr 19, 2019, 11:24am

Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren died April 19 at the age of 92. She wrote with her husband Ed Graveyard: True Hauntings and The Haunted: One Family’s Nightmare.

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Abr 22, 2019, 7:09am

Writer of bodice-rippers Una-Mary Parker died April 11th 2019 aged 89.

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Editado: Abr 22, 2019, 1:46pm

Activist Neus Catala died April 13 at the age of 103. Books include Testimoni d'una supervivent and De la resistencia y la deportación. 50 testimonios de mujeres españolas.

Professor David J. Thouless died April 6 at the age of 84. He wrote Topological Quantum Numbers in Nonrelativistic Physics .

Graphic Novelist Kazuo Koike died April 17 at the age of 82. He was the creator of Lone Wolf and Cub and Lady Snowblood.

Former psychiatrist and head of the Carnegie Corporation, David A. Hamburg died April 21 at the age of 93. His books include Today's children : creating a future for a generation in crisis and Preventing Genocide: Practical Steps toward Early Detection and Effective Action.

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Abr 23, 2019, 10:54am

Author Warren Adler died April 14 at the age of 91. He is best known for The War of the Roses and Random Hearts.

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Editado: Abr 24, 2019, 3:18pm

Film producer David V. Picker died April 20 at the age of 87. He wrote Musts, Maybes, and Nevers: A Book About The Movies .

Dramatist Mark Medoff died April 23 at the age of 79. He is best known for Children of a Lesser God and When You Comin' Back Red Ryder?.

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Editado: Abr 26, 2019, 9:23am

Computer scientist and artificial intelligence expert Nils J. Nilsson died April 21 at the age of 86. His books include Artificial Intelligence: A New Synthesis and Principles of Artificial Intelligence.

Novelist John L'Heureux died April 22 at the age of 84. A few of his books include The Handmaid of Desire, The Shrine at Altamira and A Woman Run Mad.

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Abr 27, 2019, 4:41am

Basketball player John Havlicek died April 25 at the age of 79. He wrote Hondo: Celtic Man in Motion.

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Abr 27, 2019, 4:50am

Photographer Michael Wolf died April 25 at the age of 65. His books include Hong Kong: Front Door/Back Door and Sitting in China.

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Editado: Abr 29, 2019, 12:58pm

Former U.S. Senator Richard Lugar died April 28 at the age of 87. He wrote Letters to the Next President.

Australian poet Les Murray died April 29 at the age of 80. A few of his books include Fredy Neptune: A Novel In Verse , Subhuman Redneck Poems and Learning Human: Selected Poems .

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Editado: Abr 30, 2019, 8:33am

Persian sculptress Monir Farmanfarmaian died April 20 at the age of 96. Her autobiography was called A Mirror Garden: A Memoir.

Acclaimed film director John Singleton died suddenly of a stroke at the age of 51 on April 29. He wrote Poetic Justice: Filmmaking South Central Style.

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Editado: Maio 1, 2019, 3:48am

Dutch economist H. Johannes Witteveen died April23 at the age of 9 7. His books include The Heart of Sufism,
Universal Sufism and Sufism in Action: Spiritualising the Economy .

Political scientist Martin Kilson died April 24 at the age of 88. His books include The African Diaspora: Interpretive Essays and Transformation of the African American intelligentsia, 1880-2012.

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Maio 2, 2019, 8:57am

Designer Quentin Fiore died April 19 at the age of 99. He wrote The Medium is the Massage; An Inventory of Effects and I Seem to Be a Verb.

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Maio 2, 2019, 8:55pm

Actor Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) died April 30 at the age of 74. He wrote Growing up Giant.

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Maio 3, 2019, 3:32pm

Former CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton died April 27 at the age of 58. He wrote Ponzimonium: How Scam Artists are Ripping off America.

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Editado: Maio 6, 2019, 2:28pm

Author Wayson Choy died April 28 at the age of 80. His books include The Jade Peony and All That Matters .

Choreographer David Winters died April 23 at the age of 80. He wrote Dancin': It's On! .

Chef Giuliano Buglialli died April 26 at the age of 88. His books include Fine Art of Italian Cooking , Bugialli on Pasta , Giuliano Bugialli's Classic Techniques of Italian Cooking and Giuliano Bugialli's Foods of Italy.

Art collector Ben Heller died April 24 at the age of 93. His books include Black and White and Toward a new abstraction.

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Maio 8, 2019, 12:18pm

Cartoonist Nurit Karlin died April 30 at the age of 80. Her work includes The Fat Cat Sat on the Mat, I See, You Saw and The Tooth Witch.

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Editado: Maio 9, 2019, 1:37pm

Wrong month. Sorry.

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Maio 10, 2019, 8:58am

Biographer Chris Albertson died April 24 at the age of 87. His biography of Bessie Smith was simply titled Bessie.

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Maio 11, 2019, 7:41am

German actress Hannelore Elsner died April 21 at the age of 76. She wrote Im Überschwang: Aus meinem Leben.

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Editado: Maio 17, 2019, 11:09am

Futurist Barbara Marx Hubbard died April 10 at the age of 89. Her books include Conscious Evolution, Emergence:The Shift from Ego to Essence and Birth 2012 and Beyond.

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Maio 21, 2019, 11:00am

Mountaineer Edwin Drummond died April 24 at the age of 73. He wrote A Dream of White Horses: Essays and Poetry .

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Ago 5, 2019, 11:30am

Pharmacologist Desmond Roger Laurence died April 29 at the age of 96. His books include Clinical pharmacology and Evaluation of drug activities. pharmacometrics / Volume 1.

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Set 17, 2019, 10:49am

Science fiction writer Vonda N McIntyre died on April 1, 2019 at the age of 70. She wrote Dreamsnake and many others, including a number of Star Trek novels. She won a Hugo award and three Nebula awards.

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