Deaths in July - 2020

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Deaths in July - 2020

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Jul 1, 2020, 11:59am

Choirmaster and brother to the Pope Emeritus Georg Ratzinger died July 1 at the age of 96. He wrote My Brother, the Pope.

2varielle
Editado: Jul 2, 2020, 5:47pm

Violinist Ida Haendel died July 1 at the age of 96. She wrote Woman With Violin: An Autobiography.

Cricketer Sir Everton Weekes died July 1 at the age of 95. He wrote Mastering the Craft: Ten Years of Weekes.

Former president of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and advocate for football player health Gay Culverhouse died July 1 at the age of 73. She wrote Throwaway Players.

Former television host Hugh Downs died July 1 at the age of 99. His books include Fifty to Forever and My America: What My Country Means to Me.

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Editado: Jul 6, 2020, 1:59pm

Composer Ennio Morricone died on July 6 at the age of 91 due to injuries from a fall. He wrote Composing for the Cinema.

Country musician Charlie Daniels died July 6 at the age of 83. He wrote Never Look at the Empty Seats: A Memoir.

4PossMan
Jul 7, 2020, 7:45am

Journalist Barrie Penrose died July 5th 2020. He was responsible, together with Roger Courtiour, for the 1978 book The Pencourt File. It was based on allegations by recently retired Harold Wilson of conspiracy in high places.

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Jul 9, 2020, 9:34am

Actress Naya Rivera died in a boating accident on July 8 at the age of 33. Her memoir was called Sorry not Sorry.

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Editado: Jul 10, 2020, 7:01pm

Union leader Herman Benson died July 2 at the age of 104. He wrote Democratic Rights for Union Members and Rebels, Reformers, and Racketeers.

Massachusetts politician Barbara Ackermann died July 4 at the age of 95. She wrote “You the Mayor?”: The Education of a City Politician.

7varielle
Jul 11, 2020, 7:06am

Soccer star Jack Charlton died July 10 at the age of 85. He wrote Jack Charlton: The Autobiography and World Cup Diary.

8lriley
Jul 11, 2020, 12:30pm

#7--one of the things that Charlton was known for was coaching Ireland in World Cup play--taking a country that wasn't supposed to be good enough fairly deep. Spider Stacey the tin whistle player of the anglo-Irish Celtic punk band the Pogues wrote a song for him 'Jack's Heroes'.

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Editado: Jul 13, 2020, 8:28pm

Political activist and diplomat Zindzi Mandela, daughter of Nelson, died July 13 at the age of 59. Her books include Grandad Mandela and Black as I Am.

Author Brad Watson died July 8 at the age of 64. His books include Miss Jane and The Heaven of Mercury.

Singer with the Fairport Convention Judy Dyble died July 12 at the age of 71. Her autobiography was called An Accidental Musician.

AIDS researcher Flossie Wong-Staal died July 8 at the age of 73. She wrote AIDS Vaccine Research.

10Crypto-Willobie
Jul 14, 2020, 12:23am

Gothic writer and small press publisher Gary William Crawford died July 9 at the age of 67. Among his publications are Robert Aickman: An Introduction and Ramsey Campbell: Critical Essays.

11varielle
Jul 14, 2020, 7:45am

Television host Grant Imahara died July 13 at the age of 49. He wrote Kickin’ Bot: An Illustrated Guide to Building Combat Robots.

12elkiedee
Jul 14, 2020, 9:22am

Austrailian novelist and short story writer Elizabeth Harrower died on 7 July at 92. Her 5 novels include The Watch Tower and In Certain Circles.

13varielle
Editado: Jul 15, 2020, 9:27pm

Children’s author Joanna Cole died July 12 at the age of 75. She wrote more than 250 books including The Magic School bus series.

14MerryMary
Jul 16, 2020, 5:36pm

I am so sorry to hear this. A lovely lady.

15varielle
Editado: Jul 17, 2020, 4:03pm

Foreign correspondent Christopher Dickey died July 16 at the age of 68. His books include our Man in Charleston, With the Contras and Summer of Deliverance.

Civil rights leader Rev. C. T. Vivian died July 17 at the age of 95. He wrote Black Power and the American Myth.

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Editado: Jul 18, 2020, 4:11pm

Congressman John Lewis Died July 17 at the age of 80. His books include March: Book One and Walking with the Wind.

Artist and Warhol pal Brigid Berlin died July 17 at the age of 80. Her work can be seen in Brigid Berlin Polaroids.

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Editado: Jul 19, 2020, 12:20pm

Australian novelist Elizabeth Harrower Died July 7 at the age of 92. Her books include The Watch tower, In Certain Circles and A Few Days in the Country and Other Stories.

Reporter Jo Tuckman died July 9 at the age of 53. She wrote Mexico: Democracy Interrupted.

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Jul 21, 2020, 9:35am

Geologist who worked to preserve Louisiana’s coastline Sherwood M. Gagliano died July 17 at the age of 84. He wrote An Approach to multi-use Management in the Mississippi Delta System and Mudlumps at the Mouth of South Pass

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Editado: Jul 21, 2020, 8:39pm

Photographer Paul Fusco died July 15 at the age of 89. His works include Paul Fusco: RFK and The Photo Essay.

21PossMan
Jul 22, 2020, 7:08am

Josephine Cox died July 17th 2020 aged 82. A prolific writer of many novels.

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Editado: Jul 22, 2020, 7:29am

Singer Annie Ross Died July 21 at the age of 89. She wrote Annie Ross Says Come in In.

Philosopher Maria Lugones died July 14 at the age of 76. Her works include Pilgrimages/Peregrinajes, Purity, Impurity and Separation, and The Coloniality of Gender.

23lriley
Jul 22, 2020, 7:31am

Journalist Michael Brooks died suddenly July 20 at age 36. He was the author of Against the Web: A cosmopolitan answer to the New Right and also co-host with Sam Seder of the Youtube political show The Majority Report and his own Michael Brooks show. He also wrote for the Jacobin, Huff Post and Al Jazeera.

Eulogy by Meagan Day in the Jacobin:

https://www.jacobinmag.com/2020/07/michael-brooks-remembrance

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Editado: Jul 22, 2020, 5:15pm

Civil rights leader Charles Evers died July 22 at the age of 97. He wrote Evers and Have No Fear: The Charles Evers Story.

Rev. Anthony Meredith has died at the age of 84. Exact date of death unknown. He wrote The cappadocians And Gregory of Nyssa.

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Editado: Jul 24, 2020, 5:49pm

Catalan author Juan Marse died July 18 at the age of 87. His books include The Fallen and The Calligraphy of Dreams.

Mathematician and juggler Ronald L. Graham died July 6 at the age of 84. His books include Magical Mathematics and Rudiments of Ramsey Theory.

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26lriley
Editado: Jul 24, 2020, 4:12pm

#25--I've read numerous of Juan Marse's books. In fact had just finished The Calligraphy of Dreams two days ago. He was an excellent writer and extremely well regarded in the Spanish speaking world.

27varielle
Editado: Jul 24, 2020, 5:39pm

Former president of Tanzania Benjamin Mkapa died July 23 at the age of 81. He wrote Uwazi na ukweli.

Poet, essayist and editor Gerald Williams died of coronavirus on July 17 at the age of 85. He wrote Blowing up Hitler.

Criminology professor Mike S. Adams died July 24 at the age of 55. He wrote Feminists Say the Darndest Things snd Welcome to the Ivory Tower of Babel.

Proponent of nuclear arms control Bruce G. Blair died July 19 at the age of 72 he edited Crisis Stability and Nuclear War.

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Jul 25, 2020, 3:39pm

Television host Regis Philbin died July 24 at the age of 88. His books include How I Got this Way and I’m Only one Man!

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Editado: Jul 26, 2020, 7:27pm

Actress Olivia deHavilland died July 26 at the age of 104. Her autobiography was called Every Frenchman has One.

Economist Mason Gaffney died July 16 at the age of 96. His books include The Corruption of Economics and The Mason Gaffney Reader.

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Editado: Jul 27, 2020, 2:17pm

Food writer Peter Graham died July 8 at the age of 80. His books include Mourjou: The Life and Food of an Auvergne Village and Classic Cheese Cookery.

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Editado: Jul 28, 2020, 8:10pm

Film scholar Ronald Bergan died July 23 at the age of 82. His books include The United Artists Story and 501 Must-See Movies.

Network executive and co-founder of CNN Reese Schonfeld died July 28 at the age of 88. He wrote Me and Ted Against the World.

Fertility expert to the stars Niels H. Lauersen died July 14 at the age of 84. His books include It’s Your Body and Getting Pregnant.

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Editado: Jul 29, 2020, 6:36pm

Ornithologist Peter Hope Jones died July 13 at the age of 85. His books include The Natural History of Bardsey and Enlli: Ddoe a heddiw = Bardsey : Past and Present.

College basketball coach Lou Henson died July 25 at the age of 88. He wrote Lou: Winning at Illinois.

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Editado: Jul 30, 2020, 11:20am

Former US presidential candidate and business executive Herman Cain died of coronavirus on July 30 at the age of 74. His books include This is Herman Cain! and Leadership is Common Sense.

Taiwan’s first democratically elected president Lee Teng-hui died July 30 at the age of 97. He wrote The Road to Democracy and Creating the Future.

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Editado: Jul 31, 2020, 5:55pm

Film director Alan Parker died July 31 at the age of 76. His books include Will Write and Direct for Food and The Making of Evita.

Florida State professor Katherine Blood Hoffman died of coronavirus on July 25 at the age of 105. She wrote Chemistry of Life.

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Editado: Ago 1, 2020, 10:16am

Irene Pollin was a psychotherapist who was also co-owner of the Mystics, the Capitols and the Wizards. She died July 28 at the age of 96. She wrote Taking Charge and Medical Crisis Counseling.

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Ago 2, 2020, 1:14pm

Journalist Rod Prince has died at the age of 83. He wrote Haiti: Family Business.

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Editado: Ago 3, 2020, 3:14pm

Poet Ruth Weiss died July 31 at the age of 92. Her books include Desert Journal and Can’t Stop the Beat: the Life and Words of a Beat Poet.

Historian Eusebio Leal Spengler died July 31 at the age of 77. His books include Para no olvidar and Legado y Memoria.

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Editado: Ago 6, 2020, 10:52pm

Sociologist Diana E. H. Russell died July 28 at the age of 81. Her books include The Secret Trauma, Making Violence Sexy and Rape in Marriage.

Art gallery owner Enrico Navarra died July 21 at the age of 67. His books include Basquiat, Marc Chagall: Lithographer and Made by Chinese.

UK civil servant Clive Ponting Died July 28 at the age of 74. His books include The Right to Know and 1940: Myth and Reality.

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Editado: Ago 7, 2020, 5:06pm

Radio activist Lorenzo Wilson Milam died July 19 at the age of 86. He wrote Radio Papers, The Original Sex and Broadcasting and The Myrkin Papers.

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Editado: Ago 9, 2020, 7:09am

Immunologist Noel R. Rose died July 30 at the age of 92. His books include The Autoimmune Diseases Ii and Manual of Clinical Laboratory Immunology.

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Ago 11, 2020, 8:53am

Artist Jan Steward died July 1 at the age of 91. She co-authored Learning by Heart: Teachings To Free The Creative Spirit .

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Editado: Ago 12, 2020, 7:11pm

Food writer Carol Brock died July 27 at the age of 96. She wrote Edible Table Decorations.

DJ Bill Mack died Of coronavirus July 31 at the age of 91. He wrote Bill Mack’s Memories from the Trenches of Broadcasting And Spins and Needles the Bill Mack Story.

43PossMan
Ago 13, 2020, 7:24am

Peter Linehan, historian, died July 9th 2020.

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Editado: Ago 16, 2020, 7:56am

Women’s studies author Jennifer Breen has died at the age of 83. Her books include Women Romantic Poets and Victorian Women Poets.

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Editado: Ago 17, 2020, 6:48pm

Coroner for the TWA flight 800 crash, Charles Wetli died of coronavirus on July 28 at the age of 76. He wrote Practical Forensic Pathology.

Author and musician C. P. Lee died July 25 at the age of 70. His books include Shake, Rattle and Rain and When We Were Thin.

46varielle
Ago 18, 2020, 8:06pm

French lawyer Andrew feminist author Gisele Halimi died July 28 at the age of 93. Her books include Djamila Boupacha, Fritna and La Cause des Femmes.

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Ago 19, 2020, 5:15pm

Industrial relations professor Frank Burchill died July 18 at the age of 83. His books include Labour Relations and History of the Potters’ Union.

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Editado: Ago 20, 2020, 11:03pm

AT&T researcher who helped give voice to digital assistants Ann K. Syrdal died July 24 at the age of 74. She wrote Applied Speech Technology.

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Editado: Ago 24, 2020, 7:51pm

Author Gillian White died July 24 at the age of 75. Her books include Rich Deceiver, The Sleeper and Mothertime.

Economist John F. Weeks died July 26 at the age of 79. He wrote Economics of the 1% and The Debt Delusion.

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Editado: Ago 28, 2020, 6:50pm

Utility executive who supplied black South Africans with electricity Ian McRae died of coronavirus on July 12 at the age of 90. He wrote The Test of Leadership: 50 years in the Electricity Supply Industry of South Africa.

Around the world sailor Lawrence F. Pardey died July 27 at the age of 81. His books include Cruising in Seraffyn and The Self Sufficient Sailor.

51Crypto-Willobie
Set 1, 2020, 3:52pm

Novelist Daphne Athas died July 28 at the age of 96. Her novels include Entering Ephesus and The Weather of the Heart.

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Editado: Set 6, 2020, 5:39pm

The illustrator Lizzie Sanders has died at the age of 70. Her work can be seen in Littlebury, A Parish History and Wilfred to the Rescue.

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Set 18, 2020, 6:11pm

Neuropharmacologist Leslie Iversen died July 30 at the age of 82. His books include Drugs: A Short Introduction, The Science of Marijuana and Speed, Ecstasy, Ritalin.

54Crypto-Willobie
Editado: Set 24, 2020, 12:03pm

University of Las Vegas professor Felicia Campbell died of COVID-19 July 27 at the age of 89. Among other things she was editor of the Popular Culture Review

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Editado: Out 15, 2020, 8:46pm

Prof. Ian Michael pseudonym David Serafin died July 24 at the age of 84. His books include Saturday of Glory, The Angel of Torremolinos and The Body in Cadiz Bay.

56PossMan
Out 19, 2020, 7:36am

Lady Vallance of Tummel (Elizabeth Vallance) died July 9th 2020 aged 75. Wrote on women in politics.

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