Deaths in June - 2019

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Deaths in June - 2019

Editado: Jun 3, 2019, 5:50pm

Jun 5, 2019, 9:37am

Architect Stanley Tigerman died June 3 at the age of 88. His books include Chicago Tribune Tower Competition , Chicago Tapes and Architecture of Exile.

Editado: Jun 7, 2019, 12:08pm

Musician Dr. John, nee Mac Rebennack, died June 6 at the age of 77. His autobiography was called Under a Hoodoo Moon: The Life of the Night Tripper.

Chef Maida Heatter died June 6 at the age of 102. A couple of her favorite books include Maida Heatter's Book of Great Chocolate Desserts and Maida Heatter's Book of Great Desserts .

Jun 8, 2019, 7:34am

Philanthropist Lewis B. Cullman died June 7 at the age of 100. He wrote Can't Take It With You: The Art of Making and Giving Money.

Jun 11, 2019, 9:31am

Food writer Jiggs Kalra died June 11 at the age of 72. His books include Classic Cooking of Avadh ,Classic Cooking of Rajasthan and Classic cooking of Punjab.

Editado: Jun 12, 2019, 3:38pm

Musician Velvel Pasternak died June 11 at the age of 85. His books include The Jewish Fake Book (Fake Books), Songs of the Chassidim and ISRAEL IN SONG .

Economist Martin Feldstein died June 11 at the age of 79. His books include American Economic Policy in the 1980s and The Risk of Economic Crisis .

Jun 14, 2019, 9:09am

Diplomat John Gunther Dean died June 6 at the age of 93. He wrote DANGER ZONES: A Diplomat's Fight for America's Interests .

Jun 15, 2019, 9:19pm

Film directorFranco Zeffirelli died June 15 at the age of 96. His autobiography was called Zeffirelli: An Autobiography.

Editado: Jun 18, 2019, 11:30am

Jun 19, 2019, 11:25am

Film maker Peter Whitehead died June 10 at the age of 82. His books include Baby Doll and The Risen: A Holographic Novel .

Jun 19, 2019, 3:49pm

Uighur writer Nurmuhammad Tohti died in a Chinese internment camp where he had been placed for "re-education". He was 70. The exact date of his death is unknown. Although he doesn't appear as a writer in LT, I still thought he was worth a mention.

Jun 20, 2019, 6:08am

Professor Norman Stone historian died June 18th 2019 aged 78. His first book was The Eastern Front 1914-17 .

Jun 21, 2019, 7:59am

Indian playwright and actor Girish Karnad died June 10 at the age of 81. His work includes Three Plays: Naga-Mandala; Hayavadana; Tughlaq and Tughlaq: A Play in Thirteen Scenes .

Editado: Jun 22, 2019, 12:58pm

Master carver David Esterly died June 15 at the age of 75. He wrote The Lost Carving: A Journey to the Heart of Making and Grinling Gibbons and the Art of Carving .

Historian Burjor Avari died in June at the age of 80. He wrote India: the ancient past and Islamic civilization South Asia.

Jun 24, 2019, 2:23pm

Editado: Jun 25, 2019, 6:53am

Biographer Brenda Maddox died June 16th 2019. Having read a biography of James Joyce she decided to research Nora Barnacle his wife and the model for Molly Bloom in Ulysses

Editado: Jun 28, 2019, 4:16am

Developer of the birth control pill, Dr. George Rosenkranz died June 23 at the age of 102. Interestingly his side gig was as a bridge champion. He wrote Bid Your Way to the Top (Tips for Tops), Win with Romex: The key to accurate bidding and More Tips for Tops.

Sculptor Robert Therrien died June 17 at the age of 71. His collections include Robert Therrien , The Anatomy of the Screaming Man: A Comic Strip Collection and 7 & 6 .

Editor Michael Levitas died June 22 at the age of 89. His work includes A Nation Challenged: A Visual History of 9/11 and Its Aftermath (Editor) , America in crisis and The New York Times: America's Presidents .

Journalist Steve Dunleavy died June 24 at the age of 81. He wrote Elvis: What Happened? and The Very First Lady .

Biographer Brenda Maddox died June 16 at the age of 87. Her numerous works include Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA and Nora: The Real Life of Molly Bloom .

Former Anglican Bishop who was later jailed, Peter Ball died June 17 at the age of 87. His books include Anglican Spiritual Direction and Introducing Spiritual Direction .

Editado: Jul 1, 2019, 11:54am

Curator Peter Selz died June 21 at the age of 100. His books include Theories and Documents of Contemporary Art: A Sourcebook of Artists' Writings and German Expressionist Painting.

Interior design editor Min Hogg died June 24 at the age of 80. Her books include Interiors and The world of interiors : a decoration book.

Former US prosecutor Whitney North Seymour Jr. died June 29 at the age of 95. His books include For the people: Fighting for public libraries and Making a Difference .

Actress Susan Bernard died June 21 at the age of 71. Her books include Bernard of Hollywood's Marilyn and Redheads! (Bernard of Hollywood Pin-Ups).

Editado: Jul 3, 2019, 1:40pm

Automotive executive Lee Iacocca died July 2 at the age of 94. His books include Iacocca: An Autobiography, Where have all the Leaders Gone? and Talking Straight.

Film buff Bob Dorian died June 15 at the age of 85. He wrote Bob Dorian's classic movies .

Journalist David Binder died June 30 at the age of 88. His books include BERLIN: EAST and WEST Pictures and Fare Well Illyria .

Jul 11, 2019, 4:06pm

Anita Epstein survived the Holocaust because her Jewish parents smuggled her in a valise to a Catholic family who protected her during the war. She died June 27 at the age of 76. Her memoir was called Miracle Child: The Journey of a Young Holocaust Survivor.

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Ago 14, 2019, 1:10pm

Publisher Cecil Woolf (nephew of Virginia) died June 10 at the age of 92. His works include A bibliography of Frederick Rolfe, Baron Corvo and New Quests for Corvo .

Out 14, 2019, 8:45am

H.P. Albarelli Jr. died June 18 at the age of 72. He wrote A Terrible Mistake and A Secret Order, among others.

Typical touchstone treachery...grr

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Proponent of HypnoBirthing Marie Mongan died June 17, 2019. Her death was not previously reported.

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