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The following is a list of notable deaths in June 2002.

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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  • John Gotti, 61, Italian-American gangster, throat cancer.
  • Maury Travis, 36, American murderer and serial killer, suicide.
  • Benjamin Ward, 75, first African American New York City Police Commissioner.[28]

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  • Lionel Bernstein, 82, South African anti-apartheid activist and political prisoner.
  • William Fetter, 74, American graphic designer and pioneer in the field of computer graphics.
  • Fadzil Noor, 63, Malaysian politician and religious teacher, complications following heart bypass surgery.
  • Carlo Savina, 82, Italian composer and conductor.

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  1. ^ Braithwaite, Rodric (June 26, 2002). "Sir Michael Alexander". The Guardian. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  2. ^ "Boyd Bennett, 77; Band Leader Wrote Pop Hits in the '50s". Los Angeles Times. June 8, 2002. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  3. ^ McLellan, Dennis (June 9, 2002). "Herman Cohen, 76; Film Producer Made Horror Movies Targeted at Teens". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  4. ^ The Associated Press (June 3, 2002). "Flora Lewis, 79; Foreign Correspondent, Expert on Europe". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  5. ^ "Konrad Wirnhier". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  6. ^ Slinn, Peter (July 3, 2002). "Antony Allott". The Guardian. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  7. ^ "Played major role in the fight against TB". The Irish Times. June 15, 2002. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  8. ^ "Fran Rogel". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  9. ^ Bates, James (June 4, 2002). "The Hollywood Mogul and Kingmaker Dies at 89". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  10. ^ "Waters, Laughlin Edward, Sr". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved April 29, 2019.
  11. ^ Daley, Ashley (July 8, 2002). "Sam Whipple: TV, film, theater actor". Variety. Retrieved March 2, 2019.
  12. ^ Day, Shirley (June 4, 2002). "Brian Woledge: French scholar who put literature back in context". The Guardian. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  13. ^ Lewis, Paul (June 6, 2002). "Fernando Belaúnde Terry, 89, Who Was Twice Peru's Chief". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  14. ^ "Bob Lackey". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  15. ^ Nash, Elizabeth (June 19, 2002). "Carlos Berlanga: Punk star of the Spanish 'Movida'". The Independent, London. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  16. ^ "Bill Bradley". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  17. ^ Adair, Robert K.; Bromley, D. Allan. "Charles Kincaid Bockelman". Physics Today. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  18. ^ "Peter Cowan". State Library of Western Australia. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  19. ^ "Robbin Crosby, 42; Helped Found Heavy Metal Band Ratt". Los Angeles Times. June 14, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  20. ^ Scheibner, Hildegard (June 16, 2002). "Former dancer, actress founded ballet society". Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  21. ^ Roche, Mary Alice. "Betty Winkler Keane" (PDF). Sensory Awareness Foundation. Retrieved March 2, 2019.
  22. ^ Sunde, Scott (June 7, 2002). "Colorful sportscaster Wayne Cody dies". Seattle Post-Intelligencer. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  23. ^ Altman, Lawrence K. (June 11, 2002). "Donald S. Fredrickson, 77, Researcher on the Links of Fat to Heart Disease". The New York Times. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  24. ^ Dyer, Christopher (June 10, 2002). "Rodney Hilton". The Guardian. Retrieved March 2, 2019.
  25. ^ "H R H Princess Liliane of Belgium". The Telegraph, London. June 10, 2002. Retrieved March 2, 2019.
  26. ^ "Ray Alexander". American Federation of Musicians, Local 802, New York. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  27. ^ Stratton, David (July 15, 2002). "Paul Chubb: Oz actor". Variety. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  28. ^ Martin, Douglas (June 11, 2002). "Benjamin Ward, New York City's First Black Police Commissioner, Dies at 75". The New York Times. Retrieved March 2, 2019.
  29. ^ MacFarquhar, Neil (June 14, 2002). "Tahseen Bashir, Urbane Egyptian Diplomat, Dies at 77". The New York Times. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  30. ^ Carpenter, Bryce (January 25, 2017). "Four-time Silver Star Recipient, a Humble Hero at a Maryland State Veterans Cemetery". United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  31. ^ Martin, Douglas (July 9, 2002). "Margaret E. Lynn, 81, Dies; Led Army Theater Program". The New York Times. Retrieved March 2, 2019.
  32. ^ Jean, Count de Beaumont, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-13.
  33. ^ "Bill Blass Biography Fashion Designer, Business Leader (1922–2002)". Biography.com. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  34. ^ "Hank Boney". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  35. ^ "Guilford Dudley Jr., 94, Nixon Diplomat". The New York Times. June 20, 2002. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  36. ^ "Vincent Fago (Vincenzo Francisco Gennaro Di Fago) (28 November 1914 - 13 June 2002, USA)". Lambiek. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  37. ^ McLellan, Dennis (June 15, 2002). "Isadore Familian, 90; Philanthropist, Jewish Community Leader". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  38. ^ "Maia Wojciechowska, 74, Author of Children's Books". The New York Times. June 21, 2002. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  39. ^ "Albert Band, 78; Producer, Director Worked With Huston". Los Angeles Times. June 29, 2002. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  40. ^ "Jose Bonilla". BoxRec. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  41. ^ Lily Carlstedt-Kelsby, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-20.
  42. ^ "The Earl of Coventry". The Telegraph, London. June 21, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  43. ^ Kučera, Henry (December 1, 2002). "Obituary for W. Nelson Francis". Journal of English Linguistics. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  44. ^ Woo, Elaine (June 23, 2002). "Silas Trim Bissell, 60; Spent Years as a Fugitive After Bombing Attempt". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  45. ^ "General Choi Hong Hi". The Telegraph, London. June 26, 2002. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  46. ^ Jones, Kenneth (June 17, 2002). "Robert Whitehead, Distinguished Producer of Plays, Dead at 86". Playbill. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  47. ^ "Bill Adair". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  48. ^ Mortimer, David (July 9, 2002). "Louis Alexander". The Guardian. Retrieved March 10, 2019.
  49. ^ Haithman, Diane (June 19, 2002). "J.C. Brown, 67; Led National Gallery of Art". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  50. ^ Willie Davenport, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-01.
  51. ^ "DAVIES, John Clay, (1920 - 2002)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  52. ^ Stewart, Larry (June 20, 2002). "Jack Buck, 77; Sportscaster Was St. Louis Legend". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  53. ^ "Jack Jenkins". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  54. ^ "Ross Carter". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  55. ^ "Carlos Badion". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  56. ^ Wright, Pearce (July 2, 2002). "Erwin Chargaff". The Guardian. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  57. ^ "Salvador Correa". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  58. ^ DePalma, Anthony (June 22, 2002). "Timothy Findley, Canadian Author, Dies at 71". The New York Times. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  59. ^ "Tinus Osendarp". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  60. ^ "Enrique Regüeiferos". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  61. ^ DePalma, Anthony (June 27, 2002). "John D. Wirth, 66, Historian and Author". The New York Times. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  62. ^ McLellan, Dennis (June 29, 2002). "Matt Dennis, 89; Singer, Pianist Wrote 'Angel Eyes,' Other Hits". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  63. ^ Zielinski, Graeme (June 27, 2002). "David Cooke, 'Mayor of the Pentagon,' Dies". The Washington Post. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  64. ^ Stevenson, Richard W. (June 24, 2002). "Justin Dart Jr., 71, Advocate For Rights of Disabled People". The New York Times. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  65. ^ "Darryl Kile". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  66. ^ Nowlin, Bill. "Ron Kline". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  67. ^ "Boxer Alcazar collapses, dies in Las Vegas hotel". Chicago Tribune. June 25, 2002. Retrieved March 10, 2019.
  68. ^ Marcelle Bühler, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-18.
  69. ^ "Economist Dorfman dies at 85". Harvard Gazette. July 18, 2002. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  70. ^ Bates, Stephen (June 27, 2002). "Pierre Werner: The man who dreamed up the euro". The Guardian. Retrieved March 2, 2019.
  71. ^ "Joe Antolick". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  72. ^ "Gordon Park Baker". Harvard University. July 18, 2002. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  73. ^ "The Hon. Jean Corbeil, P.C." Parliament of Canada. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  74. ^ "Henry 'Shrimp' DAVIES (1914-2002)". bigredbook.info. July 2, 2002. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  75. ^ "Derrek Dickey". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  76. ^ Ottewill OBE FRS, Ronald. "Douglas Hugh Everett MBE 26 December 1916 — 25 June 2002". The Royal Society. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  77. ^ "Former Clark County Commissioner Tom Wiesner dies". Las Vegas Sun. June 25, 2002. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  78. ^ Smith, Harry (July 13, 2002). "Barbara Adams". The Guardian. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  79. ^ Litsky, Frank (June 28, 2002). "Jay Berwanger, 88, Winner Of the First Heisman Trophy". The New York Times. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  80. ^ "General Arnold Brown". The Telegraph, London. July 1, 2002. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  81. ^ "Professor Donald Bullough". The Scotsman. August 13, 2002. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  82. ^ McKinley, Jesse (July 13, 2002). "Ira Eaker, 80, Co-Founder of Back Stage, the Actors' Bible". The New York Times. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  83. ^ Topham, Tony (August 6, 2002). "Alan Fox". The Guardian. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  84. ^ "Dermot Walsh". The Telegraph. July 3, 2002. Retrieved April 29, 2019.
  85. ^ The Associated Press (July 2, 2002). "Philip Whalen, 78, an Original Beat Poet". The New York Times. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  86. ^ Wilson, Jamie (December 12, 2002). "Bass player died in classic rock style". The Guardian. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  87. ^ "Ralph Erickson". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  88. ^ Youssef, Maamoun (June 27, 2002). "Egyptian Star Muharram Fouad Dies". AP News. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  89. ^ Thurber, Jon (July 10, 2002). "Russ Freeman, 76; Jazz Pianist, Songwriter". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  90. ^ "Timothy White, 1952-2002: A Death In The Family". Billboard. June 28, 2002. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  91. ^ Anatoly Akimov, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-10.
  92. ^ Oliver, Myrna (July 4, 2002). "William F. Dufty, 86; Wrote 'Lady Sings the Blues' and 'Sugar Blues'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  93. ^ "Doug Elmore". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  94. ^ "Vice-Admiral Sir Geoffrey Biggs". The Telegraph, London. July 3, 2002. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  95. ^ Harris, Richard (February 7, 2017). "Remembering Aussie Pioneer Terry Bourke". Filmink. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  96. ^ "Jaime Brocal Remohí". Lambiek. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  97. ^ Severo, Richard (July 1, 2002). "Rosemary Clooney, Legendary Pop Singer, Dies at 74". The New York Times. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  98. ^ "Ole-Johan Dahl". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  99. ^ Lewis, Paul (July 12, 2002). "Jan Zamoyski, 90, Partisan And Polish Aristocrat, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  100. ^ O'Connor, J J; Robertson, E F. "Claude Jacques Roger Berge". MacTutor History of Mathematics archive. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  101. ^ Van Essen, David C.; Price, Joseph L. (August 8, 2002). "W. Maxwell Cowan (1931–2002)". Nature. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  102. ^ "Gerard Ettinger". The Telegraph, London. August 12, 2002. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  103. ^ Marmer, Mel. "Pete Gray". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  104. ^ "Raúl Sánchez". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  105. ^ "Dave Wilson: Emmy-winning television director". Variety. July 9, 2002. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  106. ^ Bellos, Alex (July 11, 2002). "Chico Xavier: Brazil's leading medium, his many books were dictated by the dead". The Guardian. Retrieved April 22, 2019.