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The following is a list of notable deaths in February 1999.

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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  • Amadou Diallo, 23, West African immigrant and victim, shot by police.[10]
  • Joe Hayes, 63, English football player.
  • Ashok Kumar Jain, 64, Indian industrialist and philanthropist, complications following a heart transplant.
  • Sean Sellers, 29, American juvenile convict, execution by lethal injection.[11]

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  • Felipe Alfau, 96, Spanish-born American novelist and poet.
  • Olle Nordemar, 84, Swedish cinematographer, screenwriter, film director and producer.
  • Noam Pitlik, 66, American actor and television director.[45]

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  1. ^ Peter Owen, "Marion Boyars obituary", The Guardian, 2 February 1999, Retrieved 18 May 2019
  2. ^ M. Ali Eren; Muhsin Öztürk (February 6, 1999). "Türkiye Barış'ı arıyor" (in Turkish). Aksiyon Dergisi. Retrieved April 29, 2010.
  3. ^ "Obituary: Paul Mellon". The Independent. February 3, 1999. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  4. ^ Anthony Hayward Obituary: Robin Nedwell, The Independent, 4 February 1999, Retrieved 18 May 2019
  5. ^ "Adm. Harold Shear, 80, a Leading Submariner". The New York Times. February 4, 1999. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  6. ^ "Long Way To The Top". Abc.net.au. 2 February 1999. Archived from the original on 2 February 2009. Retrieved 18 May 2019.
  7. ^ Dannatt, Asrian (February 20, 1999). "Obituary: Norman Bluhm". The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  8. ^ Pierre Perrone (February 14, 1999). "Obituary: Gwen Guthrie". www.independent.co.uk. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  9. ^ Kifner, John (February 4, 1999). "John Service, a Purged 'China Hand,' Dies at 89". New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  10. ^ Michael Cooper (February 5, 1999). "Officers in Bronx Fire 41 Shots, And an Unarmed Man Is Killed". New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  11. ^ Clay, Nolan; Thornton, Anthony (February 4, 1999). "Sellers Executed For 3 Murders". The Daily Oklahoman. Archived from the original on April 13, 2018. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  12. ^ "eath of Dr. John Cotter, Noted Archaeologist". almanac.upenn.edu. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  13. ^ Smith, Roberta (February 7, 1999). "Nicholas Krushenick, 70, Abstract and Pop Artist". The New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  14. ^ Dalyell, Tam (February 11, 1999). "Obituary: Wassily Leontief". The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  15. ^ "Danny Dayton, 75, Actor and Director", The New York Times, February 12, 1999. Accessed May 19, 2019.
  16. ^ Milliken, Robert (February 17, 1999). "Obituary: Don Dunstan". London: The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  17. ^ "A Living Tribute to the Legacy of King Hussein I". Kinghussein.gov.jo. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  18. ^ Noble, Holocomb B. (February 17, 1999). "Dr. G.E. Shambaugh Jr., 95, Authority on Ear Disorders". The New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  19. ^ Heckman, Don (February 9, 1999). "Bobby Troup, Writer of Classic Song 'Route 66', Dies". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  20. ^ "Fred Bohannon". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  21. ^ Bayley, John (February 9, 1999). "Iris: A Memoir of Iris Murdoch". The Guardian. London. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  22. ^ "General Krishnaswamy Sundarji". Archived from the original on 27 May 2013. Retrieved 18 May 2019.
  23. ^ Tilling, Robert (March 31, 1999). "Obituary: Richard Allen". The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  24. ^ Her, Lucy Y. (February 11, 1999). "Butch Levy, 78, 'U' football star". Star Tribune. Archived from the original on July 26, 2015. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  25. ^ Dodd, Vikram (February 10, 1999). "Cast of The Street mourns death of actor Bryan Mosley". The Guardian. London. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  26. ^ Dalyell, Tam (February 19, 1999). "Obituary: Joan Curran". The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  27. ^ Herb Krautblatt. basketball-reference.com. Retrieved 18 May 2019.
  28. ^ Leonard J. Arrington, 81, Mormon Historian
  29. ^ Watrous, Peter (February 15, 1999) "Jaki Byard, a Jazz Musician and Teacher, Is Dead at 76". The New York Times, Retrieved May 18 2019.
  30. ^ Durso, Joseph (February 12, 1999). "Whitney Tower, 75, Writer And Leader in Horse Racing". The New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  31. ^ Johnson, Douglas (February 25, 1999). "Obituary: General Andre Devigny". The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  32. ^ Smith, Dinitia. "Gary Jennings Is Dead at 70; Author of the Best Seller 'Aztec'". The New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  33. ^ "McLean, Ronald Thomas (Ron)". Parliament of Queensland. 2015. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  34. ^ "Muere a los 36 años Carles Sabater, líder del grupo de pop rock Sau (Carles Sabater, leader of the pop rock group Sau, dies at 36)" (in Spanish). El País. February 14, 1999. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  35. ^ Rubin, Alissa J., "Nixon Loyalist Ehrlichman Is Dead at 73", LA Times, February 16, 1999.
  36. ^ Mueller, "Joseph F. Shea," in Memorial Tributes: National Academy of Engineering, Volume 10, pp. 211, 214.
  37. ^ "Big L". Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on September 10, 2009.
  38. ^ Sales, Robert J (February 16, 1999). "MIT Nobelist Henry Kendall dies at 72 while scuba diving in Florida lake". MIT News Office. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  39. ^ Randel, Don Michael, ed. (1996). "Akses, Necil Kazim". The Harvard biographical dictionary of music. Cambridge, Mass.: Belknap Press of Harvard Univ. Press. p. 9. ISBN 0-674-37299-9.CS1 maint: Extra text: authors list (link)
  40. ^ "Obituary". Detroit Free Press. February 20, 1999. p. 2B. Retrieved May 18, 2019 – via Newspapers.com.
  41. ^ Steve Voce, "Obituary: Betty Roche", The Independent, 23 March 1999. Retrieved 18 May 2019
  42. ^ David Buckman (March 18, 1999). "Obituary: Tom Carr". The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  43. ^ "Shirley Stoler, 69, Actress Hailed For Her Role in 'Seven Beauties'". The New York Times. February 28, 1999. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  44. ^ Graham-Yooll, Andrew (March 15, 1999). "Obituary: Tania". London, England: The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  45. ^ Lentz III, Harris M. (July 1, 2000). "Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 1999: Film, Television, Radio, Theatre, Dance, Music, Cartoons and Pop Culture". McFarland – via Google Books.
  46. ^ Jolliffe, John (February 25, 1999). "Obituary: Lady Pansy Lamb". The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  47. ^ "THEY CALLED HIM SCHORSCH, THE CAST IRON MAN". bmwgroup-classic.com. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  48. ^ Stephen Holden (February 21, 1999). "Paul Schmidt, 65, Translator, Poet and Actor". The New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  49. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (February 28, 1999). "Molly Harrower, 93, expert on Rorschach test". The New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  50. ^ Thomas, Robert McG. (February 12, 1999). "Gene Siskel, Half of a Famed Movie-Review Team, Dies at 53". The New York Times. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  51. ^ Avery, Mary Ellen (2008). "Gertrude Belle Elion. 23 January 1918 – 21 February 1999". Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society. 54: 161–168. doi:10.1098/rsbm.2007.0051.
  52. ^ Kirkup, James (March 19, 1999). "Obituary: Hideo Itokawa". The Independent. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  53. ^ Goldstein, Richard (March 1, 1999). "Obituary Howie Haak". The New York Times. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  54. ^ "Menno Oosting". Sunday Herald. March 20, 1999. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  55. ^ Steve Voce, "Obituary: Stanley Dance", The Independent, 2 March 1999. Retrieved 18 May 2019
  56. ^ Landesman, Jay (March 26, 1999). "Obituary: Gershon Legman". The Independent. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  57. ^ "Andre Dubus AMERICAN AUTHOR". Encyclopaedia Britannica. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  58. ^ Anthony Hayward (February 26, 1999). "Obituary:Derek Nimmo". The Independent. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  59. ^ "Harry Van Walls Artist Biography". Allmusic.com. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  60. ^ "Glenn T. Seaborg - Biography". Nobelprize.org. Retrieved June 17, 2012.
  61. ^ Joseph Durso, Elbridge T. Gerry, 90, Polo Star And Banker Who Bred Trotters, The New York Times, March 06, 1999. Retrieved May 13, 2019
  62. ^ Denis Gifford (March 27, 1999). "Obituary: John L. Goldwater". The Independent. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  63. ^ "DESY director, Bjorn Wiik, dies". Physics World. February 26, 1999. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  64. ^ Hirst, Kodi (March 4, 1999). "Former defensive half-back, assistant coach dies at 86". Daily Trojan. Archived from the original on May 25, 2011. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  65. ^ "Ex-Pitcher Dies In Car Accident". www.cbsnews.com. CBS news. February 28, 1999. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  66. ^ "Bill Talbert, Tennis Champion, Is Dead at 80". The New York Times. March 2, 1999. Retrieved May 13, 2019.