Notable Deaths 2023

I'll miss Bob barker. He was hilarious in happy Gilmore and I liked how he advocated for animal welfare in real life. He was really cool.
 
Bob Feldman, songwriter and record producer, died almost a week ago at age 83.

Andrii Pilshchykov, Ukrainian fighter pilot, was killed in a mid-air crash at the age of 30 along with two other pilots.

Don Sundquist, former Tennessee governor, 87:

Dun Mihaka, New Zealand Maori activist and political candidate, died last week at age 81.

Valery Chekalov, former Wagner head of logistics, was killed in the same plane crash that also killed Utkin and Prigozhin at age 47.
 
Mike Enriquez, Filipino broadcaster, 71:

Michael "Mikey" Sutton, reviver of WXB 102, died of a stroke at age unknown. :(
 
Ralph Smith, professional football player, died last week at age 84.

Pat Corrales, former MLB manager, coach and catcher, 82:

Joe the Plumber, activist and commentator who questioned Obama's tax proposals during the 2008 campaign, succumbed to cancer at age 49.

Denyse Plummer, Trinidadian calypsonian and gospel singer, 69:
 
Alan Haworth, British Labour politician, died of a heart attack at age 75.

Ray Hildebrand, the "Paul" of the 1960s pop duo Paul & Paula, 82:
 
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Jimmy Buffett, singer-songwriter of "Margaritaville" and other songs, 76:

Bill Richardson, former New Mexico governor, 75:

Salif Keita, Malian soccer legend, 76:
 
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Jimmy Buffett, singer-songwriter of "Margaritaville" and other songs, 76:
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Another sad passing in a year where it feels like they just won't end...
 
Katalin Renyi, Hungarian painter and graphic designer, died five days ago at age 72.

Heath Streak, Zimabwean cricketer, succumbed to cancer at age 49.

Tina Howe, playwright who gave women center stage, died almost a week ago at age 85.
 
Just read this. STEVE HARWELL, singer of Smash Mouth, only has days to live. Smash Mouth was one of my favorite bands of the late 90’s/early 00’s. 😥

EDIT: he just passed away a few hours ago.

 
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Just read this. STEVE HARWELL, singer of Smash Mouth, only has days to live. Smash Mouth was one of my favorite bands of the late 90’s/early 00’s. 😥

EDIT: he just passed away a few hours ago.

And here's the link to his death. https://www.usatoday.com/story/ente...-dies-smash-mouth-singer-hospice/70760769007/
 
Robert Hale, operatic bass-baritone, died on the day after his 90th birthday two weeks ago.

Gary Wright, singer of "Dream Weaver", 80:

Marcia de Rousse, actress of True Blood, 70:

Franne Lee, Broadway and SNL costume designer, 81:
 
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Ruschell Boone, NYC TV anchor, succumbed to cancer at age 48.

Margaret Betts, Bletchley Park codebreaker, 99:

Bruce Guthro, lead singer of Scottish band Runrig, 62:
 
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Milka Stojanović, Serbian soprano opera singer, died almost a week ago at age 86.

Carme Junyent, Catalan linguist, 68:

Piloo Reporter, Indian international cricket umpire, 84:

Adam Exner, Canadian bishop of the Roman Catholic Church, 94:
 
Molly Holzschlag, author, lecturer, and advocate of the Open Web, 60:

Edith Grossman, acclaimed literary translator, 87:
 
Maria Teresa Campos, Spanish journalist, radio and television presenter, 82:

Sheldon Menery, creator of Magic: The Gathering's multiplayer format Commander, succumbed to cancer at age unknown.

Mike Yarwood, British TV comedian and impersonator, 82:

Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Zulu nationalist and a Nelson Mandela rival, 95:
 
Charlie Robison, country singer-songwriter, 59:

Buichi Terasawa, space manga creator, died of a heart attack at age 68.
 
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Sir Ian Wilmut, scientist behind Dolly the Cloned Sheep, 79:

John Cairney, Scottish film actor, died almost a week ago at age 93.

Margherita Rinaldi, Italian soprano, died almost a week ago at age 88.

Antonio Galves, Brazilian mathematician, died over a week ago at age 76 (link is only in Portuguese, though).
 
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Lisa Lyon, bodybuilding star and muse, died over a week ago at age 70.

Eva Fahidi, Hungarian author and Holocaust survivor, died five days ago at age 97.

Richard Hu, Singaporean finance minister, died over a week ago at age 96.

Point Given, Thoroughbred race horse and dual classic winner, died five days ago at age 25.

Roman Chalbaud, Venezuelan film director and screenwriter, 91:
 
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