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The following is a list of notable deaths in March 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. ^ "Erik Aschehoug". Sports-Reference. Archived from the original on August 4, 2018. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  2. ^ Hohlfeld, Neil (March 2, 2001). "A&M's Dorr dead at age 59". Houston Chronicle. Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  3. ^ "Albert Heschong; Won Emmy for Set Design". Los Angeles Times. March 11, 2001. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  4. ^ Young, Robert Douglas (April 10, 2018). "Table M - World's Oldest Men (WOM) Titleholders Since 1972". Gerontology Research Group. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  5. ^ "Hannie Termeulen". Sports-Reference. Archived from the original on December 4, 2016. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  6. ^ Glanville, Brian (March 5, 2001). "Colin Webster". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  7. ^ Rayner, Jay; Greenslade, Roy (March 3, 2001). "John Diamond: Gifted writer and journalist whose insight produced a moving commentary on life with cancer". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  8. ^ Russell, Tony (April 9, 2001). "Lonnie Glosson". The Guardian. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
  9. ^ Witkin, Richard (March 20, 2001). "Wallace Hayes, 82, Aeronautics Expert, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  10. ^ "Louis Edmonds, 77, Stage and TV Actor". The New York Times. March 13, 2001. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  11. ^ Mansnerus, Laura (March 6, 2001). "Hugh R. Jones, 86, Ex-Judge On New York Court of Appeals". The New York Times. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  12. ^ Trehub, Aaron (September 30, 2008). "Eugene B. Sledge". Encyclopedia of Alabama. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  13. ^ Strauss, Neil (March 17, 2001). "Glenn Hughes, 50, the Biker Of the Village People Band". The New York Times. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  14. ^ Reynolds, Jim (May 10, 2001). "Brian Jones". The Independent. Archived from the original on February 15, 2011. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  15. ^ The Associated Press (March 6, 2001). "Fred Lasswell, 84; Drew 'Snuffy Smith'". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  16. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (March 6, 2001). "Gov. James Rhodes Dies at 91; Sent the Guard to Kent State". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  17. ^ Krebs, Albin (March 5, 2001). "Harold E. Stassen, Who Sought G.O.P. Nomination for President 9 Times, Dies at 93". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  18. ^ "Rankin Britt". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  19. ^ Revkin, Andrew C. (March 12, 2001). "Ian McHarg, 80, Architect Who Valued a Site's Natural Features". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  20. ^ "Leo Thomas". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  21. ^ Rohter, Larry (March 7, 2001). "Mário Covas, 70, Governor Of State of Sáo Paulo, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  22. ^ Holden, Stephen (March 10, 2001). "Portia Nelson, 80, Songwriter and Club Performer". The New York Times. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  23. ^ "Jim Taylor Profile". England Football Online. englandfootballonline.com. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  24. ^ Cowe, Roger (March 12, 2001). "Sir Anthony Tuke: Controversial chairman of Barclays and Rio Tinto Zinc during South Africa's apartheid years". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  25. ^ Honan, William H. (March 10, 2001). "Frankie Carle, 97, Band Leader Who Wrote 'Sunrise Serenade'". The New York Times. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  26. ^ "Hank Foldberg". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved January 24, 2019.
  27. ^ Anderson, Jack (March 8, 2001). "Dame Ninette de Valois, Founder of Royal Ballet, Dies at 102". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  28. ^ "The Hon. John Morrow Godfrey". Parliament of Canada. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
  29. ^ Bent Hansen, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports
  30. ^ "Edward Winter -- Actor, 63". The New York Times. March 16, 2001. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  31. ^ Henry Jonsson, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-01.
  32. ^ Martin, Douglas (March 15, 2001). "Leopold Page, Who Promoted Story of Schindler, Dies at 87". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  33. ^ The Associated Press (March 16, 2001). "Richard Stone, 47, Composer for Cartoons". The New York Times. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  34. ^ "Algodão". Sports-Reference. Archived from the original on December 2, 2016. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  35. ^ Associated Press (March 14, 2001). "Michael Elkins; Radio Reporter Broke News on Israel's 6-Day War". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 22, 2019.
  36. ^ Jays, David (April 5, 2001). "Nicholas Georgiadis: Painter and designer famed for sumptuous sets in theatre, ballet and film". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  37. ^ Sir Walter Verco
  38. ^ Jenkins, Sandy (March 15, 2001). "Sir Michael Woodruff: Pioneering surgeon who performed Britain's first successful kidney transplant operation". The Guardian. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  39. ^ Finn Ferner
  40. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (March 14, 2001). "Morton Downey Jr., 67, Combative TV Host". The New York Times. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  41. ^ Al Greene, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports
  42. ^ The Associated Press (March 14, 2001). "Henry Lee Lucas, 64, Murderer Who Said He Killed Hundreds". The New York Times. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  43. ^ Martin, Douglas (March 14, 2001). "Robert Ludlum, Best-Selling Suspense Novelist, Dies at 73". The New York Times. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  44. ^ "Bill Reeder". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  45. ^ "S. Dillon Ripley II; Transformed Smithsonian, Started Magazine". Los Angeles Times. March 15, 2001. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  46. ^ "Lancelot Pinard; Musician Brought Calypso to U.S." Los Angeles Times. March 18, 2001. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  47. ^ van der Maarel, Eddy / Schaminee, Joop H.J. "Victor Westhoff (1916-2001)" (PDF). International Association for Vegetation Science. Retrieved January 4, 2019.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link)
  48. ^ "John A. Alonzo; Cinematographer, 66". The New York Times. March 29, 2001. Retrieved January 6, 2019.
  49. ^ "William B. Bland 1916-2001". Revolutionary Democracy. www.revolutionarydemocracy.org. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  50. ^ "Vincent Martin Dantzer, Q.C." Library of Parliament, Parliament of Canada. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  51. ^ "Walter Dukes". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  52. ^ Roth, Andrew (March 19, 2001). "Lord Onslow of Woking: Rightwing Tory backbencher who presided over Mrs Thatcher's demise". The Guardian. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  53. ^ Gussow, Mel (March 22, 2001). "Norman Rodway, 72, Actor With the Royal Shakespeare". The New York Times. Retrieved January 18, 2019.
  54. ^ "Art Deremer". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  55. ^ "Fern Battaglia". All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Retrieved January 4, 2019.
  56. ^ "HALL, Durward Gorham, (1910 - 2001)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  57. ^ Harmetz, Aljean (March 17, 2001). "Ann Sothern Is Dead at 92; Savvy Star of B-Films and TV". The New York Times. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  58. ^ Wood, Heather (May 12, 2015). "A fitting tribute to Dame Marjorie". The Royal Gazette (Bermuda). Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  59. ^ Gagnon, Annie Joan (April 23, 2014). "Juliette Huot". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved January 31, 2019.
  60. ^ The Associated Press (March 26, 2001). "Norma Macmillan; Cartoon Voice Artist, 79". The New York Times. Retrieved December 31, 2018.
  61. ^ "Wollek killed in accident before race". Las Vegas Sun. March 19, 2001. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  62. ^ "Obituary: Michiyo Aratama". The Japan Times. March 23, 2001. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  63. ^ Gaizauskas, Victor. "Arthur Edward Covington (1913 - 2001)". American Astronomical Society. Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  64. ^ "Zinaida Voronina". Sports-Reference. Archived from the original on December 4, 2016. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  65. ^ Strauss, Neil (March 19, 2001). "John Phillips, 65, a 'Papa' Of the 1960's Group, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved December 31, 2018.
  66. ^ Marovich, Robert M. "Robert Blair & The Fantastic Violinaires". Malaco Records. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  67. ^ Frost, David (March 21, 2001). "Gordon Brown". The Guardian. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  68. ^ Boris Gregorka, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports
  69. ^ Martin, Douglas (March 25, 2001). "Charles Johnson, 76, Proponent of Flat Earth". The New York Times. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  70. ^ Alafaci, Annette (October 12, 2006). "Johnston, Walter Ian Harewood (Ian) (1930 - 2001)". Encyclopedia of Australian Science. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  71. ^ "Norman Mitchell". British Film Institute. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  72. ^ Nowlin, Bill. "Luis Alvarado". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved January 1, 2019.
  73. ^ "Henry Carpenter". Sports-Reference. Archived from the original on December 3, 2016. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  74. ^ Butler, John (April 24, 2001). "Doreen Stephens". The Guardian. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
  75. ^ Kirk, Don (March 22, 2001). "Chung Ju Yung, 85, Founder Of the Hyundai Group, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved December 31, 2018.
  76. ^ "Legendary Assistant Coach Ken Donahue Dies". Tennessee Athletics. March 21, 2001. Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  77. ^ Bill Johansen, Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved 2019-02-01.
  78. ^ Quayle, J. Rodney / Greenwood, Geoffrey W. (July 1, 2002). "Leonard Rotherham". Physics Today, American Institute of Physics. Retrieved January 5, 2019.CS1 maint: Multiple names: authors list (link)
  79. ^ Goldstein, Richard (March 23, 2001). "Billy Ray Smith, 66, Lineman Who Played in 2 Super Bowls". The New York Times. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  80. ^ "Anthony Steel -- Actor, 80". The New York Times. March 30, 2001. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  81. ^ "Stepas Butautas". Sports Reference, Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  82. ^ Rooum, Donald; Segar, Rufus (April 29, 2001). "Tony Gibson". The Guardian. Retrieved January 26, 2019.
  83. ^ "Sabiha Gökçen (1913-2001)". The Centre for Telecommunications and Information Engineering (CTIE), Monash University. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  84. ^ The Associated Press (March 23, 2001). "William Hanna Dies at 90; Created Cartoon Characters". The New York Times. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  85. ^ "Newt Kimball". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved January 2, 2019.
  86. ^ Roth, Andrew (May 7, 2001). "Lord Farnham". The Guardian. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  87. ^ "Smith, Edward Samuel". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  88. ^ Martin, Douglas (March 27, 2001). "Toby Wing, 85, Pinup Star of the 1930's, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  89. ^ Smallwood, Irwin (March 24, 2001). "GOLF LOSES ONE OF ITS BIGGEST SUPPORTERS\ DUGAN AYCOCK HELPED TO BUILD THE CAROLINAS PGA SECTION INTO ONE OF THE STRONGEST IN THE NATION". News & Record, Greensboro, North Carolina. Retrieved January 19, 2019.
  90. ^ Hughes, Colin (March 25, 2001). "Tony Bevins: Political editor whose reporting was instrumental in Margaret Thatcher's demise". The Guardian. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  91. ^ "Sully Boyar, 77, Prolific Character Actor". The New York Times. April 14, 2001. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  92. ^ Gnarowski, Michael (February 10, 2008). "Louis Dudek". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved January 21, 2019.
  93. ^ Kuczynski, Alex (March 24, 2001). "Rowland Evans, 79, TV Host And Conservative Columnist". The New York Times. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  94. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (March 31, 2001). "Arthur D. Hasler, 93; Deciphered Salmon's Homing Instinct". The New York Times. Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  95. ^ "Margaret Jones". The Guardian. May 2, 2001. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  96. ^ Sethuraman, Jayaram. "Debabratu Basu 1925-2001" (PDF). Department of Statistics, Florida State University. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  97. ^ Marjorie Hale and Betty Nygaard King (August 1, 2007). "Boris Berlin". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved January 20, 2019.
  98. ^ Clogg, Richard (April 4, 2001). "Nicholas Hammond". The Guardian. Retrieved December 31, 2018.
  99. ^ Purser, Philip (March 29, 2001). "Muriel Young". The Guardian. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  100. ^ Oliver, Myrna (March 29, 2001). "Terry Johnston; Wrote Historic Novels of Old West". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 1, 2019.
  101. ^ Lewis, Paul (March 28, 2001). "Brian Trubshaw, 77, Dies; Tested Concorde". The New York Times. Retrieved December 31, 2018.
  102. ^ Roth, Andrew (March 26, 2001). "Lord Cocks of Hartcliffe: As Labour's chief whip, he was a scourge and a victim of the left". The Guardian. Retrieved December 31, 2018.
  103. ^ "Countess De Morelos Obituary". Heritage Microfilm, Inc.#NewspaperArchive. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  104. ^ Oliver, Myrna (April 5, 2001). "Walter Craig; Actor's Apex Was Valentino Role". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  105. ^ Reuters (April 3, 2001). "Moe Koffman, 72, Canadian Musician Who Applied Flute to Jazz". The New York Times. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  106. ^ Monson, Valerie (April 3, 2001). "Myra English: 'Champagne Lady' of isles dies at 68". www.moolelo.com. Retrieved January 22, 2019.
  107. ^ Woo, Elaine (March 31, 2001). "Gordon Hahn; Longtime L.A. Political Figure". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 29, 2019.
  108. ^ Martin, Douglas (March 30, 2001). "Helge Ingstad, Discoverer of Viking Site, Is Dead at 101". The New York Times. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  109. ^ Keepnews, Peter (March 31, 2001). "John Lewis, 80, Pianist, Composer and Creator of the Modern Jazz Quartet, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved January 7, 2019.
  110. ^ Chang, Kenneth (April 4, 2001). "Clifford G. Shull Dies at 85; Was Nobel Winner in Physics". The New York Times. Retrieved January 7, 2019.