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Deaths in 2018

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The following deaths of notable individuals occurred in 2018. Names are reported under the date of death, in alphabetical order by surname or pseudonym.

A typical entry reports information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent nationality (if applicable), what subject was noted for, cause of death (if known), and reference.

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  1. ^ 作家二月河今晨病逝 (in Chinese)
  2. ^ Former Home Affairs Minister Ronald Gajraj dies
  3. ^ Arthur Maia, excepcional baixista que ia do funk ao jazz, morre aos 56 anos em Niterói (in Portuguese)
  4. ^ Timothy May, the crypto anarchist who prophesised bitcoin, dies at 67
  5. ^ PS-boegbeeld Philippe Moureaux overleden (in Dutch)
  6. ^ Mort de Guy Rétoré, l'inventeur du Théâtre de l'Est Parisien (in French)
  7. ^ Jacques Verdier nous a quittés (in French)
  8. ^ Former Ethiopian president Girma Woldegiorgis dies
  9. ^ Former Pitt, Penn Hills star Bill Fralic dies at age 56
  10. ^ Horst Herold ist tot (in German)
  11. ^ Filmregissören Matti Kassila är död (in Swedish)
  12. ^ Filmmaker Tulsi Ramsay passes away
  13. ^ Edmond Simeoni, figure emblématique du mouvement autonomiste corse, est mort (in French)
  14. ^ Joan Steinbrenner, wife of late Yankees owner George, dies at 83
  15. ^ Jean-Pierre Van Rossem is overleden op 73-jarige leeftijd (in Dutch)
  16. ^ ‘Perumthachan’ director Thopil Ajayan passes away in Kerala
  17. ^ Former chief secretary to the government Abdullah Ayub dies
  18. ^ Former Workers' Party president Seán Garland dies aged 84
  19. ^ Умер биограф Аркадия Гайдара (in Russian)
  20. ^ Former Pakistan cricketer Sharmeen Khan passes away
  21. ^ Скончался известный израильский журналист, бывший узник Освенцима (in Russian)
  22. ^ Obituary: J. Evan Sadler, director of hematology, 67
  23. ^ FOX 2 meteorologist Jessica Starr passes away
  24. ^ Don Webster, longtime Cleveland TV personality, dies
  25. ^ Nancy Wilson, Grammy winning jazz singer, dies at 81
  26. ^ Humorist Bob Bryan, Co-Creator Of 'Bert and I' Duo, Dies At 87
  27. ^ Murió Carlos Cecconato, el cerebro de un equipo imborrable de Independiente aunque nunca fue campeón (in Spanish)
  28. ^ اولین گلزن ایران در جام جهانی درگذشت (in Persian)
  29. ^ Adiós a don Rafael Ferrari, pionero de la televisión hondureña (in Spanish)
  30. ^ Schriftsteller Wilhelm Genazino ist tot (in German)
  31. ^ Former SC lieutenant governor and longtime Beaufort attorney Brantley Harvey dies
  32. ^ Hungarian film director Ferenc Kosa dies aged 81
  33. ^ In Memoriam: Admiral James “Ace” Lyons (USN Ret.)
  34. ^ Jailed ex-Venezuela oil minister Nelson Martinez dies
  35. ^ William Newsom III, prominent judge and father of governor-elect Gavin Newsom, dies at 84
  36. ^ Imprisoned Iranian Activist Dies After 60-Day Hunger Strike
  37. ^ Umro dubrovački krvnik Pavle Strugar: On je granatirao Grad (in Croatian)
  38. ^ Mary Louise Watson, Nashville public schools desegregation icon, dies at 99
  39. ^ Former Emmaus mayor, state representative dies at age 100
  40. ^ È morto Angelo 'Sigaro' Conti, storica voce della band 'operaia' militante Banda Bassotti (in Italian)
  41. ^ Iilonga dies at 71
  42. ^ Stanford psychologist Eleanor Maccoby dies at 101
  43. ^ Ушёл из жизни в бессмертие легендарный сталинградец... Подвиги его бессмертны! (in Russian)
  44. ^ Rest in Power, Ali Documentarian Bill Siegel
  45. ^ Former race relations commissioner and Māori All Black Hiwi Tauroa dies aged 91
  46. ^ Peter William (früherer CWA-Promoter/Kommentator) verstorben (in German)
  47. ^ Fallece el exseleccionado de Honduras, Walter Williams, tras sufrir un derrame cerebral (in Spanish)
  48. ^ Tradutora de 'Harry Potter', Lia Wyler morre aos 84 anos, no Rio de Janeiro (in Portuguese)
  49. ^ Sir Jack Zunz
  50. ^ മുന്‍ മന്ത്രി സി.എന്‍ ബാലകൃഷ്ണന്‍ അന്തരിച്ചു (in Malayalam)
  51. ^ Former vice chairman of Chinese KMT party dies
  52. ^ Rob DesHotel Dies: TV Writer-Producer Of ‘Man With a Plan’, ‘That ’70s Show’ Was 52
  53. ^ Alvin Epstein, Actor, Director and Master of Beckett, Dies at 93
  54. ^ Siena, addio a Fazio Fabbrini: fu il primo sindaco in Europa a chiudere al traffico il centro storico (in Italian)
  55. ^ Former Jamia VC Mushirul Hasan dies after prolonged illness
  56. ^ Raoul Hunter n'est plus (1926-2018) (in French)
  57. ^ Salihu Ibrahim, former chief of army staff, is dead
  58. ^ Ain : Paul Niedermann, ancien enfant de la Maison d'Izieu, est décédé (in French)
  59. ^ Ein eiserner Zeuge des 20. Jahrhunderts (in German)
  60. ^ New England Radio Vet J.R. Reitz Passes
  61. ^ R. I. P. Robert Spaemann (in German)
  62. ^ Décès du Père jésuite Xavier Tilliette, philosophe et écrivain (in French)
  63. ^ Freddy Wieland of The Mixtures and The Strangers has passed away aged 75
  64. ^ Duchess of Abercorn dies after illness
  65. ^ IU basketball's Eric Anderson remembered as great, fun-loving teammate
  66. ^ Senator Ahmed Aruwa dies, buried in Kaduna
  67. ^ Singer Yigal Bashan has passed away
  68. ^ Former Bulldog Tim Bassett passes away
  69. ^ Bob Bergland, Agriculture Secretary Under Carter, Dies at 90
  70. ^ William Blum, U.S. Policy Critic Cited by bin Laden, Dies at 85
  71. ^ Ungdomsbokforfattaren Tor Fretheim er død (in Nynorsk)
  72. ^ È morto il fisico Riccardo Giacconi, Nobel nel 2002, padre dell'Astronomia a raggi X (in Italian)
  73. ^ John Gibbons, former federal judge, dies at 94
  74. ^ Robert Thomas Giggie
  75. ^ Remembering Elisapee Ishulutaq
  76. ^ Rodney Kageyama, actor and beloved Little Tokyo icon, dies at 77
  77. ^ 中国工程院院士、药物化学专家、中国药科大学教授彭司勋逝世 (in Chinese)
  78. ^ Monseigneur Guire Poulard s’est éteint à l’âge de 76 ans (in French)
  79. ^ Scholes, Gordon AO
  80. ^ Michael Edmund Seymour
  81. ^ 五輪ヨット銀の重由美子さん死去 アトランタなど出場 (in Japanese)
  82. ^ Strijder voor volkskunst Aat Veldhoen (84) overleden (in Dutch)
  83. ^ В Москве умерла правозащитница Людмила Алексеева (in Russian)
  84. ^ Evelyn Berezin, 93, Dies; Built the First True Word Processor
  85. ^ Muore a Roma Enrico Crispolti, tra i massimi critici d’arte italiani del Novecento (in Italian)
  86. ^ Melvin Dummar dead: Supposedly rescued Howard Hughes in Nevada desert
  87. ^ Rosanell Eaton, Fierce Voting Rights Advocate, Dies at 97
  88. ^ Умер народный художник России Юрий Гришко (in Russian)
  89. ^ Colin Guest, Australia pacer, passes away
  90. ^ Rod Jones, standout tight end on Huskies’ 1984 Orange Bowl team, dies from suicide at age 54
  91. ^ Fallece el conservador Luis Luna, exdirector del Museo Nacional de Escultura (in Spanish)
  92. ^ Il judoka di bronzo Michele Monti stroncato a 48 anni da una malattia (in Italian)
  93. ^ Profesor Dr. Cemal Nebez koça dawî kir (in Kurdish)
  94. ^ Roger the kangaroo: enormous roo dies at 12
  95. ^ Posłanka Jolanta Szczypińska nie żyje (in Polish)
  96. ^ Ex-kansanedustaja Pentti Tiusanen on kuollut (in Finnish)
  97. ^ 88岁中央军委原委员王瑞林逝世,曾长期担任邓小平同志秘书 (in Chinese)
  98. ^ Professor Sir David Wetherall obituary: 'iconic' scientist dies
  99. ^ Muere el expresidente Belisario Betancur Cuartas (in Spanish)
  100. ^ Longtime educator, politician passes away in Fort Worth
  101. ^ Почина Љупка Арсова-Џундева (in Macedonian)
  102. ^ Shmuel Flatto-Sharon, MK who entered politics to escape prosecution, dies at 88
  103. ^ Muere el líder independentista Carlos Gallisá (in Spanish)
  104. ^ Maulana Asrarul Haq Qasmi is no more
  105. ^ Paul Henderson, Pulitzer Prize-winning Seattle Times reporter who championed the underdog, dies at 79
  106. ^ Meghalt Hirt Ferenc (in Hungarian)
  107. ^ MFF:s ordförande död (in Swedish)
  108. ^ Victor Hayden RIP »
  109. ^ Cử hành trọng thể lễ viếng đồng chí Nguyễn Văn Trân (in Vietnamese)
  110. ^ Zemřel etnograf Karel Pavlištík (in Czech)
  111. ^ Morto Radice, l'allenatore dell'ultimo scudetto del Torino (in Italian)
  112. ^ R.I.P. Lucas Starr, founding bassist of Oh, Sleeper dies at 34
  113. ^ Actor, Director, and Artistic Leader Charles Weldon Dies at Age 78
  114. ^ Morre José de Anchieta, ex-governador de Roraima (in Portuguese)
  115. ^ Умерла народная артистка Галина Анисимова (in Russian)
  116. ^ Thomas Baptiste obituary
  117. ^ John Henry "Ace" Cannon
  118. ^ Former Astros players Luis Valbuena, Jose Castillo die in car accident
  119. ^ Prof. Robin Clark
  120. ^ Glenroe star and former RTE Head of Drama Donall Farmer has died
  121. ^ Elhunyt Forintos Győző (in Hungarian)
  122. ^ Remembering a baseball character called ‘Dirty Al’
  123. ^ Почина поранешниот претседател на Собранието, Љубиша Георгиевски (in Macedonian)
  124. ^ WWE Announces Larry 'The Axe' Hennig Has Died at Age 82
  125. ^ Умер бывший министр внутренних дел Украины (in Russian)
  126. ^ Joseph Joffo, l'auteur d'"Un sac de billes", est décédé à l'âge de 87 ans (in French)
  127. ^ Lorand Laszlo
  128. ^ Schauspielerin und Autorin Doris Mayer 60-jährig verstorben (in German)
  129. ^ WSOP Bracelet Winner "Minneapolis Jim" Meehan Passes Away
  130. ^ Умер Александр Минаев (in Russian)
  131. ^ Tributes paid after 3-time Kerry All-Ireland football winner passes away
  132. ^ Floyd Parton, Dolly Parton's Brother and Songwriter, Dies at 61
  133. ^ Isiah Robertson, former Rams All-Pro, dies in car crash
  134. ^ Bishop Frank Joseph Rodimer
  135. ^ Tim Rossovich, actor and former NFL player, dies at 72
  136. ^ Buzzcocks singer Pete Shelley dies at 63
  137. ^ Former Astros players Luis Valbuena, Jose Castillo die in car accident
  138. ^ Умер выдающийся украинский тренер (in Russian)
  139. ^ John Armstrong
  140. ^ Peter Boizot obituary
  141. ^ Alex Boraine dies aged 87
  142. ^ Marie Thérèse Bourquin (in French)
  143. ^ Alfred Del Vecchio, White Plains' longest serving mayor, dies at 95
  144. ^ 'Dynamite Kid' Tom Billington dead at 60
  145. ^ Ушел из жизни легендарный защитник "Карпат" Иван Герег (in Russian)
  146. ^ Pokerlegende Thor Hansen (71) er død (in Norwegian)
  147. ^ Former State Rep. Jim House Has Died
  148. ^ Jamieson passes away at age 75
  149. ^ Tidligere NTH-rektor Inge Johansen er død (in Norwegian)
  150. ^ Former WVU assistant basketball coach, fundraiser McPherson dies
  151. ^ Умер народный артист Украины Николай Рушковский (in Russian)
  152. ^ Former lawmaker Lynn Schindler remembered for strong values
  153. ^ Morre Tarciso, um dos maiores ídolos da história do Grêmio (in Portuguese)
  154. ^ Fallece Carlos "Bobby" Treviño (in Spanish)
  155. ^ Julia Vinograd, Berkeley poet known as the Bubble Lady, dies
  156. ^ Відійшов у вічність відомий черкаський письменник Василь Захарченко (in Ukrainian)
  157. ^ Pisan Akaraseranee, Symbol of Thai Soap Opera ‘Bad Boy,’ Dies at 73
  158. ^ Кыргызстанда өмүр бою абакка кесилген Кадыржан Батыров каза болду (in Kyrgyz)
  159. ^ Author NH Dini dies following car crash in Semarang
  160. ^ Laatste Nederlandse Sobibór-overlevende Selma Wijnberg (96) overleden (in Dutch)
  161. ^ 'Texas Seven' escapee convicted in Irving police officer's death is executed
  162. ^ Longtime WND White House correspondent Les Kinsolving dies
  163. ^ Ex-World Youth Cup goalie, McComie, passes away, after being diagnosed with brain tumour
  164. ^ Le patron de Walf, Sidy Lamine Niasse, vient de tirer sa révérence (in French)
  165. ^ Longtime WPXI-TV sportscaster Sam Nover dead at age 77
  166. ^ Carol Rhodes obituary
  167. ^ Former culture minister Nikoloz Rurua found dead in Tbilisi
  168. ^ ANTM Alum Jael Strauss Dies at Age 34 — 2 Months After Being Diagnosed with Breast Cancer
  169. ^ Three-time WBC Champ Markus Beyer passed away at 47
  170. ^ Умер писатель Андрей Битов (in Russian)
  171. ^ Philip Bosco, Tony-Winning Character Actor, Is Dead at 88
  172. ^ Novelist Justin Cartwright dies, aged 73
  173. ^ Каскадер и актер Вячеслав Дубинин похоронен на Украине (in Russian)
  174. ^ Belgium's richest man, Albert Frere, dies aged 92
  175. ^ Fred Greenstein, ‘world-class scholar’ of the American presidency, dies at 88
  176. ^ Grilz Giorgio (in Italian)
  177. ^ 民政事務局前副局長許曉暉病逝 終年44歲 (in Chinese)
  178. ^ Toby Jessel, irrepressibly energetic Conservative MP for Twickenham – obituary (registration required)
  179. ^ '北 미사일 아버지' 김철만 사망···장의위원장에 김정은 (in Korean)
  180. ^ Eliza Niedzielska (in Polish)
  181. ^ Ghanaian athlete Allah Laryea-Akrong dies of leukemia at age 35
  182. ^ Roger James Mercer
  183. ^ Former ANC treasurer Mendi Msimang dies
  184. ^ Mervin Muller
  185. ^ Acclaimed Kiwi film director Geoff Murphy dies
  186. ^ 台灣恩人羅慧夫醫師驚傳在美過世 享壽91歲 (in Chinese)
  187. ^ Muere Josep Lluís Núñez, el presidente del Barça más longevo (in Spanish)
  188. ^ Muere Miguel Primo de Rivera y Urquijo, ponente de la Ley de Reforma Política (in Spanish)
  189. ^ Hans-Günther Thalheim gestorben (in German)
  190. ^ Oldest living Packers player died this week
  191. ^ Yulon Group Chairman Kenneth Yen dies at 53: hospital
  192. ^ Côte d’Ivoire : Sery Bailly, l’ex-ministre de Gbagbo est décédé (in French)
  193. ^ Le professeur international Jean-François Ballester est décédé (in French)
  194. ^ Lothar Baumgarten, Politically Engaged German Conceptualist, Dies at 74
  195. ^ Missioni: si è spento a Lima padre Ugo De Censi, salesiano fondatore dell’Operazione Mato Grosso (in Italian)
  196. ^ In Memoriam Marty Dickman
  197. ^ W.C. Fields, advocate for a free Baptist press, dead at 96
  198. ^ FAMU Athletics Mourns the Loss of Al Frazier
  199. ^ Zemřel autor cestopisných knih Vladimír Plešinger (in Czech)
  200. ^ Ndahet nga jeta aktori Luan Qerimi (in Albanian)
  201. ^ Perry Robinson, der gute Geist des ZMF, ist tot (in German)
  202. ^ Tributes from Phil Liggett, David Millar and more as cycling broadcaster Paul Sherwen dies at 62
  203. ^ Former Red Robin CEO Michael J. Snyder dies by suicide at 68
  204. ^ Ken Berry, TV Actor in ‘F-Troop,’ ‘Mayberry R.F.D,’ Dies at 85
  205. ^ Bir Pratik Taramon Bibi dies at 62
  206. ^ Falleció expresidente del Congreso, Averroes Bucaram Záccida (in Spanish)
  207. ^ Morto Ennio Fantastichini: l’attore stroncato dalla leucemia (in Italian)
  208. ^ Founder of OPC, Dr Frederick Fasehun Dies at 83
  209. ^ P.M. Forni, Who Argued for ‘Choosing Civility,’ Dies at 67
  210. ^ Acclaimed Cherokee artist passes away at 61
  211. ^ The shutter comes to a stop
  212. ^ Почина академик Иван Катарџиев, врвен научник за Македонската историја (in Macedonian)
  213. ^ Prof Makhurane dies
  214. ^ Voormalige GTST-acteur Dave Mantel op 37-jarige leeftijd overleden (in Dutch)
  215. ^ Nach Tod von Ex-Profi des FC Bayern: Bewegende Traueranzeige erschienen (in German)
  216. ^ Prisoner star Judy McBurney dies, aged 70, following cancer battle
  217. ^ Retired federal judge who struggled with alcoholism dies
  218. ^ Historic Rock ‘N’ Roll / Jazz Figure Calvin Newborn Dies
  219. ^ Maria Pacôme est morte, la comédienne avait 94 ans (in French)
  220. ^ Retd AP HC judge Kothapalli Puniah dies, leaders offer
  221. ^ Aizsaulē devies dramaturgs Pauls Putniņš (in Latvian)
  222. ^ U.S. Navy admiral Scott Stearney found dead in apparent suicide
  223. ^ Ole Miss football great Marvin Terrell dies at 80
  224. ^ Steffi Tücking ist an einer Lungenembolie gestorben (in German)
  225. ^ Jody Williams, Famed Chicago Blues Guitarist, Dead at 83
  226. ^ 前中国女足功勋球员张欧影逝世 享年43岁 (in Chinese)
  227. ^ Chinese-American physicist Zhang Shoucheng dies at 55

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