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The following is a list of notable deaths in February 2001.

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. ^ "Sam Harshaney". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  2. ^ Brown, Stewart (March 28, 2001). "Amryl Johnson". The Guardian. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  3. ^ "Air Marshal Sir Harold Maguire (34048)". Air of Authority - A History of RAF Organisation. www.rafweb.org. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  4. ^ Hoover, Will (February 8, 2001). "Owner of Palmyra, actor Leslie Fullard-Leo, dead at 91". The Honolulu Advertiser. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  5. ^ "Green, June Lazenby". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved January 28, 2019.
  6. ^ "Freddy Wittop, Costume Designer, Dies at 89". The New York Times. February 14, 2001. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  7. ^ Helmut Gude, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports
  8. ^ Anderson, Jack (February 15, 2001). "Sonia Arova, 74, a Ballerina Who Danced With Nureyev". The New York Times. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  9. ^ "Sir David Beattie, 1924 - 2001". New Zealand Law Society. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  10. ^ Wainwright, Martin (February 8, 2001). "Barry Cockcroft". The Guardian. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  11. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (February 7, 2001). "Larry Fisher, 93, Developer and Philanthropist". The New York Times. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
  12. ^ Gudumac, Eva (February 1, 2014). "Natalia Gheorghiu: the history of a well-done thing (1914-2014)" (PDF). Moldovan Journal of Health Sciences. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  13. ^ Ratliff, Ben (February 6, 2001). "J. J. Johnson, Jazz Trombonist, Is Dead at 77". The New York Times. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  14. ^ Goodwin, Clayton (February 11, 2001). "Pankaj Roy". The Guardian. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  15. ^ Griffiths, Paul (February 5, 2001). "Iannis Xenakis, Composer Who Built Music on Mathematics, Is Dead at 78". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  16. ^ Langdon, Julia (February 6, 2001). "Lady Denton of Wakefield". The Guardian. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  17. ^ "David Iftody". Parliament of Canada. Retrieved January 31, 2019.
  18. ^ Elsa Irigoyen, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-01-31.
  19. ^ "Jerry McQuaig". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  20. ^ Canedy, Dana (February 8, 2001). "South Florida Businessman Killed in Ambush on Street". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  21. ^ Steve Halaiko, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports
  22. ^ Lewis, Paul (February 11, 2001). "Arthur Hummel Jr. Dies at 80; Negotiated Taiwan Arms Pact". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  23. ^ Cutrer, Corrie (April 2, 2001). "In Memoriam: Megachurch Pastor Jack Hyles Dead at 74". Christianity Today. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  24. ^ "LABOR LEADER IS FIRST ASSASSINATION VICTIM IN THE NEW GOVERNMENT". Union of Catholic Asian News. February 9, 2001. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  25. ^ DeLashmutt, Michael W. "Richard William Southern: President, St. John's College, Oxford 1912 to 2001". The Gifford Lectures. Over 100 years of lectures on natural theology. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  26. ^ "DENGLER, DIETER RIP 02/07/2001". P.O.W. Network. Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  27. ^ Barron, James (February 8, 2001). "Dale Evans, the Queen of the West, Is Dead at 88". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  28. ^ Roth, Andrew (February 24, 2001). "Sir Michael Grylls: Conservative MP exposed in cash-for-questions investigation". The Guardian. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  29. ^ Pace, Eric (February 8, 2001). "Anne Morrow Lindbergh, 94, Dies; Champion of Flight and Women's Concerns". The New York Times. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  30. ^ Anderson, Jack (February 12, 2001). "Leslie Edwards, 84, Dancer With a Mime's Touch". The New York Times. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  31. ^ Martin, Douglas (February 10, 2001). "Arlene Eisenberg, 66, Author Of 'What to Expect' Guides". The New York Times. Retrieved January 22, 2019.
  32. ^ Lewis, Paul (February 15, 2001). "William Epstein, 88, U.N. Disarmament Official". The New York Times. Retrieved January 22, 2019.
  33. ^ Lewis, Paul (February 10, 2001). "Herbert A. Simon Dies at 84; Won a Nobel for Economics". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  34. ^ The Associated Press (February 14, 2001). "Lewis Arquette, 65, Actor in Family of Performers". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  35. ^ McFadden, Robert D. (February 10, 2001). "Abraham Beame, Mayor During 70's Fiscal Crisis, Is Dead at 94". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  36. ^ "Globe Gazette Obituaries: ROBERT H. LOUNSBERRY". Globe Gazette, Mason City, Iowa. February 13, 2001. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  37. ^ Ratliff, Ben (February 13, 2001). "Buddy Tate, 87, Saxophonist for Basie's Band". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  38. ^ Kirkpatrick, David D. (February 19, 2001). "Edward Fitzgerald, 81, Book-of-Month Executive". The New York Times. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
  39. ^ Chang, Kenneth (February 15, 2001). "Herbert Robbins, 86, Statistician Who Fueled Interest in Math". The New York Times. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  40. ^ "Kristina Söderbaum: Swedish actress who became a cinema star in Nazi Germany". The Guardian. February 15, 2001. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  41. ^ Martin, Douglas (March 4, 2001). "C. M. Woodhouse, Writer on Modern Greece, Dies at 83". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  42. ^ Uslan, Rachel (February 17, 2001). "Charles B. FitzSimons; Producers Guild Executive". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
  43. ^ Gordon, Eric (March 6, 2001). "Maurice Levitas". The Guardian. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  44. ^ "Obituary: Alan Ross: Poet, writer and cricket devotee whose brilliant editorship of the London Magazine kept alive a literary tradition". The Guardian. February 16, 2001. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  45. ^ "Jim Winkler". Sports Reference, Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  46. ^ Tommasini, Anthony (February 18, 2001). "Boris Goldovsky, 92, Musician And Opera's Avid Evangelist". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  47. ^ The Associated Press (February 17, 2001). "Burt Kennedy -- Screenwriter and Director, 78". The New York Times. Retrieved January 18, 2019.
  48. ^ Cairncross, Alec (February 16, 2001). "Lord Plowden of Plowden: Government adviser who shaped our world from the economy to atomic energy". The Guardian. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  49. ^ Wolf, Gregory H. "Bob Buhl". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  50. ^ The Associated Press (February 18, 2001). "Jerry Frei; Former Oregon Football Coach". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 25, 2019.
  51. ^ The Associated Press (February 20, 2001). "Howard Koch, 84, Producer and Director". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  52. ^ Severo, Richard (February 19, 2001). "William H. Masters, a Pioneer in Studying and Demystifying Sex, Dies at 85". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  53. ^ "Geary, ex-player and general manager of Alouettes, dies at 68". CBC.ca, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. February 17, 2001. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  54. ^ Blair, Jayson (February 16, 2001). "Khallid Abdul Muhammad, Former Nation of Islam Official, Dies at 53". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  55. ^ Kimmelman, Michael (February 20, 2001). "CRITIC'S NOTEBOOK; Giuliani, Meet Balthus: Trying to Root Out 'Pornography'". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  56. ^ ESPN Staff (February 20, 2001). "Great Welsh centre Davey dies". ESPN. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  57. ^ Caldwell, Dave (February 19, 2001). "AUTO RACING; Dale Earnhardt, 49, Racing Star". The New York Times. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  58. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (February 20, 2001). "Frank Gilbreth Jr., 89, Author Of 'Cheaper by the Dozen'". The New York Times. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  59. ^ Clare Kelly (1922-2001)
  60. ^ Fleitz, David. "Eddie Mathews". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  61. ^ Putnam, Christine. "Butch Wensloff". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  62. ^ Theophilus Beckford
  63. ^ The Associated Press (February 21, 2001). "Priscilla Davis, 59, Socialite in Tawdry Texas Murder Case". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  64. ^ Lyman, Rick (February 21, 2001). "Stanley Kramer, Filmmaker With Social Bent, Dies at 87". The New York Times. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  65. ^ Williams, Lena (February 22, 2001). "Guy Rodgers, an N.B.A. All-Star, Dies at 65". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  66. ^ "Roland Stoltz". Sports-Reference. Archived from the original on December 4, 2016. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  67. ^ Riding, Alan (February 20, 2001). "Charles Trenet, French Pop Singer, Dies at 87". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  68. ^ Litsky, Frank (April 15, 2001). "Harry Boykoff, 78, St. John's Star in the 1940's, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  69. ^ Loach, Ken (February 22, 2001). "Ron Dawber". The Guardian. Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  70. ^ The Associated Press (February 22, 2001). "Rosemary DeCamp, 90, 'Yankee Doodle' Actress". The New York Times. Retrieved January 3, 2019.
  71. ^ Goldstein, Richard (February 21, 2001). "Bill Rigney Is Dead at 83; New York Giants Manager". The New York Times. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  72. ^ The Associated Press (February 24, 2001). "Ronnie Hilton; Pop Singer, 75". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  73. ^ Roth, Andrew (February 22, 2001). "Lord Mackay of Ardbrecknish: Conservative peer with an irreverent, stylish flair for debate which endeared him to all sides". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  74. ^ Roth, Andrew (February 23, 2001). "Lord Cledwyn of Penrhos: Senior Labour politician who rose to be secretary of state for his beloved Wales and an early advocate of devolution". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  75. ^ Williamson, Martin. "Dennis Cox". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  76. ^ Woo, Elaine (February 24, 2001). "Radie Harris; Wrote About Broadway for the Hollywood Reporter". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  77. ^ Glanville, Brian (March 22, 2001). "Les Medley: Key player in Spurs' great push-and-run days". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  78. ^ Pareles, Jon (February 25, 2001). "John Fahey, 61, Guitarist And an Iconoclast, Is Dead". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  79. ^ Riding, Alan (February 25, 2001). "Robert Enrico, 69, Award-Winning Film Director". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  80. ^ Filkins, Dexter (February 26, 2001). "Anthony J. Giacalone, 82, Man Tied to Hoffa Mystery". The New York Times. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  81. ^ Dame Ruth Railton
  82. ^ "Phil Collier; Hall of Fame San Diego Sportswriter". Los Angeles Times. February 27, 2001. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  83. ^ Roth, Andrew (February 28, 2001). "Sir Charles Fletcher-Cooke: Tory MP whose ministerial career ended abruptly over his relationship with a Borstal boy". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  84. ^ Johnson, George (February 27, 2001). "Claude Shannon, Mathematician, Dies at 84". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  85. ^ Engel, Matthew. "Sir Donald Bradman". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  86. ^ Donald Garrow, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports
  87. ^ "Bitsy Mott". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  88. ^ Leif Haugen, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports
  89. ^ Romero, Simon (March 1, 2001). "Arturo Uslar Pietri, Novelist of Venezuela, Is Dead at 94". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  90. ^ Holden, Stephen (March 6, 2001). "Ralf Bode, 59, Cinematographer for 'Rocky'". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.