Deaths in March - 2020
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#1--a long life and one well lived. Cardenal was a priest of the people---a libertarian theologian. His faith was as much about the here and now as the hereafter.
Writer, actor, and academic James Lipton was best known for hosting Inside the Actor's Studio. He died March 2 at the age of 93. His books include An Exaltation of Larks and Inside Inside.
Former CEO of GE, Jack Welch died March 1 at the age of 84. His books include Jack, Straight from the Gut and Winning.
In 1954, Rafael Cancel Miranda as involved in an attack on Congress. He died March 1 at the age of 88. He wrote Puerto Rico: Independence is a Necessity.
Celebrated architect Henry Cobb died March 2 at the age of 93. His books include Architecture of Frank Gehry , Where I Stand and Henry N. Cobb: Words & Works 1948-2018: Scenes from a Life in Architecture .
The first female bishop in the Anglican communion, Barbara C. Harris died March 13 at the age of 89. Her works include Parting Words and Call for Women Bishops.
Dissident Russian author Eduard Limonov died March 17 at the age of 77. His books include It’s me Eddie, Memoirs of a Russian Punk and His Butler’s Story.
Australian scholar of early modern literature, especially concerning Ben Jonson, Ian Donaldson (1) died March 18 at the age of 84. His works include Ben Jonson: a life, Jonson's magic houses : essays in interpretation, and Jonson and Shakespeare. Appreciation here: https://www.shaksper.net/current-postings/33594-vale-ian-donaldson?auid=13274
Jack Webster died March 17th 2020. I indexed one of his books about Aberdeen.
Mother of comedienne Kathy Griffin, Maggie Griffin died March 17 at the age of 99. She wrote Tip It! The World According to Maggie.
Times photographer Boris Yaro died March 18 at the age of 81. He is best known for the photos of the RFK assassination and for being characterized as Animal on the Lou Grant show. He wrote Assignment: LA.
Advocate for Native American rights, Charles Trimble has died at the age of 84. His books include The American Indian Oral History Manual and The World of the Teton Sioux.
Singer Kenny Rogers died March 20 at the age of 81. He wrote Christmas in Canaan and Luck or Something Like It.
Comic book author and illustrator Albert Uderzo died March 24 at the age of 92. His books include Asterix the Gaul, Asterix and Cleopatra and Asterix in Britain.
Playwright Terrence McNally died March 24 at the age of 80 from corona virus. His work includes Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune, Master Class and Mothers and Sons.
Wine writer Michael Broadbent died March 17 at the age of 92. His books include Michael Broadbent’s Vintage Wine and Michael Broadbent Guide tO Wine Tasting.
Musician Manu Dibango died March 24 at the age of 86. His autobiography was called Three Kilos of Coffee.
Horror filmmaker Stuart Gordon died March 24 at the age of 72. He edited A Lovecraft Retrospective.
Celebrity chef Floyd Cardoz has died of corona virus. His books include Flavorwalla and One Spice, Two Spice.
Editor Richard Marek has died at the age of 86. He wrote Works of Genius and Book of Nathan.
Theater founder Julia Miles died March 18 at the age of 90. Her works include Women Heroes: Six short plays from the women’s Project, Women’s Project and Womenswork.
Civil rights leader Rev. Joseph E. Lowery died March 27 at the age of 98. He wrote Singing the Lord's Song in a Strange Land.
U.S. Senator Tom Coburn died March 28 at the age of 72. His books include Breach of Trust: How Washington Turns Outsiders Into Insiders and The Debt Bomb: A Bold Plan to Stop Washington from Bankrupting America .
Lung expert Dr. John F. Murray died of Coronavirus on March 18 at the age of 92. His books include Murray and Nadel’s Textbook of Respiratory Medicine. and The Normal Lung.
Dodgers and Astros outfielder Jimmy Wynn died March 27 at the age of 78. He wrote Toy Cannon: The Autobiography of Baseball’s Jimmy Wynn.
Garden writer Shirley Stackhouse died March 4 at the age of 92. Her books include Shirley Stackhouse Gardening year and Five Minute Flower Gardener.
Sociologist William B. Helmreich died of Coronavirus on March 28 at the age of 74. His books include The New York Nobody Knows and The World of the Yeshiva.
Physicist Philip W. Anderson died March 29 at the age of 96. His books include The Economy as an Evolving Complex System, Basic Notions of Condensed Matter Physics and More and Different.
Children’s author. Tomie dePaola died March 30 at the age of 84. His books include Strega Nona, The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush and The Legend of the Blue Bonnet.
Trumpeter and teacher Edward Tarr died March 24 at the age of 83. His books include Fanfares and The Trumpet.
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