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The following is a list of notable deaths in April 2003.

Entries for each day are listed alphabetically by surname. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent country of citizenship (if applicable), reason for notability, cause of death (if known), and reference.

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  1. ^ Lavietes, Stuart (April 14, 2003). "Lloyd L. Brown, 89, Journalist And Paul Robeson Biographer". The New York Times. Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  2. ^ Taylor, Paul (April 18, 2003). "Richard Caddel". The Guardian. Retrieved June 14, 2019.
  3. ^ O'Connor, J J; Robertson, E F. "Adriaan Cornelis Zaanen". MacTutor History of Mathematics archive. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  4. ^ Sweetman, Jim. "Hilly Flitcraft". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  5. ^ "Michael Wayne, 68, a Producer Of Films by His Father, John". The New York Times. April 4, 2003. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  6. ^ "Walt Ashbaugh". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  7. ^ Cartwright, Garth (April 24, 2003). "Homer Banks". The Guardian. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  8. ^ "SAWYER, Harold Samuel, (1920 - 2003)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  9. ^ Encyclopedia Staff. "J. Quigg Newton". Colorado Encyclopedia. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  10. ^ Walsh, Mary Williams (April 7, 2003). "David Bloom, 39, Dies in Iraq; Reporter Was With Troops". The New York Times. Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  11. ^ Hafner, Katie (April 10, 2003). "Anita Borg, 54, Trailblazer For Women in Computer Field". The New York Times. Retrieved May 25, 2019.
  12. ^ Honan, William H. (April 14, 2003). "Dino Yannopoulos, 83, Director With Long Tenure at the Met". The New York Times. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  13. ^ "Julio Anguita Parrado, 32". The Guardian. May 29, 2003. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  14. ^ "Cécile de Brunhoff". The Telegraph. April 9, 2003. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  15. ^ "Robin Winks, 72; Professor, Author, Historian of the British Empire, Authority on Espionage". Los Angeles Times. April 10, 2003. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  16. ^ Steele, Jonathan (April 8, 2003). "Tareq Ayyoub". The Guardian. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  17. ^ Blyth, Alan (April 16, 2003). "Pamela Bowden: Fine mezzo-soprano in the Kathleen Ferrier mould". The Guardian. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  18. ^ "Kathie B. McGavin, 63; Acted in Popular TV Series of 1950s, '60s". Los Angeles Times. April 17, 2003. Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  19. ^ "Jerry Bittle, 53; Created Comic Strip 'Shirley and Son'". Los Angeles Times. April 11, 2003. Retrieved May 22, 2019.
  20. ^ "Ray Murray". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  21. ^ "James Earl Salisbury". Salt Lake Tribune. April 14, 2003. Retrieved September 14, 2012.
  22. ^ Oransky, Ivan (July 26, 2003). "Obituary: Robert W. Wilkins" (PDF). The Lancet. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  23. ^ "Vera Zorina: Broadway's favourite ballerina". The Guardian. May 4, 2003. Retrieved April 20, 2019.
  24. ^ "Singer Little Eva of 'Loco-Motion' fame dies at 59". CNN. April 11, 2003. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  25. ^ Gold, Michael; Gross, James; Strassberg, Richard. "Maurice F. Neufeld". Cornell University. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  26. ^ "Franco Valle". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  27. ^ The Associated Press (April 11, 2003). "Abraham Zabludovsky, 78, an Architect". The New York Times. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  28. ^ Stech, Marko Robert; Struk, Danylo Husar. "Barka, Vasyl". Internet Encyclopedia of Ukraine. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  29. ^ Pierson, Don (April 12, 2003). "JOHN BUTLER, 1946-2003". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved June 14, 2019.
  30. ^ Foot, Paul (April 17, 2003). "Brian Nelson". The Guardian. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  31. ^ Koenig, Sarah; Hanes, Stephanie (April 13, 2003). "Blount, 'conscience of the Senate,' dies at 81". The Baltimore Sun. Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  32. ^ "John Robert Boker Jr". American Philatelic Society Hall of Fame. Retrieved May 24, 2019.
  33. ^ "M-271: More Information Regarding G. Duncan Bauma's Career". St. Louis Mercantile Library. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  34. ^ "Pierre Blondiaux". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  35. ^ "Al Epperly". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  36. ^ Goldberg, Melissa (June 3, 2003). "Betty Baskcomb Actress". Variety. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  37. ^ Hirsley, Michael; Ford, Liam (April 28, 2003). "Sherwood Brewer, 79". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  38. ^ The Associated Press (April 16, 2003). "Bunce led Cardinal to upset win in 1972 Rose Bowl". ESPN. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  39. ^ Lewis, Paul (April 19, 2003). "Theodore Weiss, 86, Poet, Professor and Journal Editor". The New York Times. Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  40. ^ "MAJOR GENERAL TIMOTHY I. AHERN". U.S. Air Force. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  41. ^ "Jewell Young". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  42. ^ "Diet guru Dr. Robert Atkins dead at 72". CNN. April 17, 2003. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  43. ^ "Former NASCAR racer H.B. Bailey passes away". Autoweek. April 21, 2003. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  44. ^ "Peter Wason". The Telegraph. April 22, 2003. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  45. ^ Holley, David (April 18, 2003). "Russian Lawmaker Is Slain". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  46. ^ "Lefty Sloat". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  47. ^ "Hadhrat Mirza Tahir Ahmad, Muslim Spiritual Leader,74". The New York Times. May 17, 2003. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  48. ^ Martin, Douglas (April 23, 2003). "Cholly Atkins, 89, Dancer and Choreographer". The New York Times. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  49. ^ "Chris Zachary". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  50. ^ Hyman, Bruce (April 29, 2003). "Debbie Barham". The Guardian. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  51. ^ Roig, Suzanne; Gordon, Mike (April 21, 2003). "Hawai'i historian Jim Bartels dies". The Honolulu Advertiser. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  52. ^ Thurber, Jon (April 24, 2003). "Cole Weston, 84; Photographer, Printer Extended Father's Legacy". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  53. ^ "Obituary - Printmaker Robert Blackburn". Library of Congress. April 2003. Retrieved May 22, 2019.
  54. ^ "Raymond Henry Weill". American Philatelic Society Hall of Fame. Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  55. ^ "Renowned Songwriter Felice Bryant Dies At 77". BMI. April 22, 2003. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  56. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (April 25, 2003). "Martha Griffiths, 91, Dies; Fighter for Women's Rights". The New York Times. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  57. ^ Gewertz, Ken (May 1, 2003). "Abram Bergson dies at 89". The Harvard Gazette. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  58. ^ "Jim Browne". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  59. ^ Mullan, Michael (May 1, 2003). "Colin Bell: Radical university vice-chancellor and pioneering sociologist". The Guardian. Retrieved May 19, 2019.
  60. ^ "Belus Smawley". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved May 19, 2019.
  61. ^ "Fuzz White". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  62. ^ "Viktor Bushuyev". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved June 14, 2019.
  63. ^ "Historian Wright dies at 64". Las Vegas Sun. April 29, 2003. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  64. ^ "Bernhard Baier". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  65. ^ Kennedy, Peter (April 27, 2003). "Rosemary Brown, 72". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved June 11, 2019.
  66. ^ "Danny Napoleon". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  67. ^ Boote, Bob (April 28, 2003). "Max Nicholson". The Guardian. Retrieved May 10, 2019.
  68. ^ Lyman, Rick (April 28, 2003). "Peter Stone, Award-Winning Writer of '1776,' Dies at 73". The New York Times. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  69. ^ Parsons, Keith; Henry, Margaret; Giles, Zeny (May 2, 2003). "Arts supporter one of Newcastle's favourite daughters". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  70. ^ "Elaine Steinbeck: B'way stage manager, wife of John Steinbeck". Variety. April 29, 2003. Retrieved May 6, 2019.
  71. ^ "Wenzu Vella". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  72. ^ "Former Head Coach Johnny Griffith Passes Away". University of Georgia. April 28, 2003. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  73. ^ "Obituaries — Ronald Morrison Barclay, Possum Bourne". New Zealand Parliament. April 30, 2003. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  74. ^ The Associated Press (April 30, 2003). "Janko Bobetko, 84, Is Dead; Fought to Free Croatians". The New York Times. Retrieved May 23, 2019.
  75. ^ "Lord Gray". The Telegraph. May 20, 2003. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  76. ^ "The Right Reverend Frank Weston". The Telegraph. May 1, 2003. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  77. ^ Grace, Francie (April 30, 2003). "Talk Radio Pioneer Dead At 79". CBS News. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  78. ^ Cowe, Roger (May 5, 2003). "Jennifer d'Abo". The Guardian. Retrieved May 4, 2019.
  79. ^ "Ferdinand P. Beer". Lehigh University. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  80. ^ "Mark C. Berger Research Fellow (deceased)". IZA Institute of Labor Economics. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  81. ^ "Kiwi Icon Possum Bourne Dies". Rally Racing News. The New Zealand Herald. April 30, 2003. Retrieved May 25, 2019.
  82. ^ "Lionel Wilson, 79; Voice of 'Tom Terrific,' Children's Author". Los Angeles Times. May 27, 2003. Retrieved April 27, 2019.