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The following is a list of notable deaths in March 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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  • George Fix, 62, American mathematician, considered one of the world's pre-eminent applied mathematicians, cancer.[37]
  • Genevieve Fiore, 90, American women's rights and peace activist.
  • Shirley Scott, 67, American jazz organist, heart failure.
  • Howard Thompson, 82, American journalist and film critic, pneumonia.

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  1. ^ Shwartz, Mark (March 13, 2002). "John Blume, 'father of earthquake engineering,' dies". Stanford University. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  2. ^ Lavietes, Stuart (March 6, 2002). "C. Farris Bryant, 87, Governor Of Florida at Turning Point". The New York Times. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  3. ^ Wright, Pearce (March 12, 2002). "John Challens". The Guardian. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  4. ^ Flessati, Valerie (March 8, 2002). "Barbara Eggleston". The Guardian. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  5. ^ "Bob Smith". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  6. ^ Payne, Stewart (March 5, 2002). "Soul star who was shoplifter dies as she flees from store". The Telegraph. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  7. ^ De-la-Noy, Michael (March 3, 2002). "The Rt Rev Roger Wilson". The Guardian. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  8. ^ "Archila, Andrés (1913–2002)". Encyclopedia.com. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  9. ^ Lavietes, Stuart (March 9, 2002). "Alvin Eicoff, Innovator in Late-Night TV Ads, Dies at 80". The New York Times. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  10. ^ "Alexei Yegorov". Hockey-Reference.com. Sports Reference. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  11. ^ Phillips, Tom L. "HENRY NATHANIEL ANDREWS, JR.June 15, 1910—March 3, 2002" (PDF). National Academy of Sciences. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  12. ^ "Frankel, Marvin E." Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  13. ^ Boucher, Geoff (March 5, 2002). "Harlan Howard, 74; Prolific Songwriter". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  14. ^ "Al Pollard". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  15. ^ Bynum, WF (March 5, 2002). "Roy Porter". The Guardian. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  16. ^ Strachan, Alan (March 14, 2002). "Eric Flynn". The Independent, London. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  17. ^ Pace, Eric (March 8, 2002). "Thomas M. Whalen III, 68, Three-Term Mayor of Albany". The New York Times. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  18. ^ "CANNON, Howard Walter, (1912 - 2002)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  19. ^ "Clay Smith". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  20. ^ Eccleshare, Julia (March 23, 2002). "Harry Wingfield". The Guardian. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  21. ^ Piet Bannenberg, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-12.
  22. ^ The Associated Press (March 10, 2002). "Alice Bauer, 74, a Founder of the L.P.G.A." The New York Times. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  23. ^ Chuck Chapman, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-22.
  24. ^ Bryan Fogarty, Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved 2019-02-26.
  25. ^ Purser, Philip (March 12, 2002). "Donald Wilson: Script editor promoting quality drama at the BBC". The Guardian. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  26. ^ "Ernie Williamson". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved January 30, 2019.
  27. ^ Troughton, William (February 20, 2017). "CHARLES, GEOFFREY (1909-2002), photographer". Dictionary of Welsh Biography. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  28. ^ Reich, Kenneth (March 19, 2002). "Ernest E. Debs, 98; County Supervisor for 16 Years". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  29. ^ "Mickey Haslin". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  30. ^ "Franziska Rochat-Moser". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  31. ^ McLellan, Dennis (March 12, 2002). "C. Wright, 83; Father of Black Museums". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  32. ^ "Alfred Bonniwell NBL Stats". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  33. ^ Bryson, Arthur E.; Greenspan, Harvey; Stone, Howard A.; Wu, Tai T.; Abernathy, Frederick H. (February 21, 2008). "George Francis Carrier". Harvard Gazette. Retrieved March 20, 2019.
  34. ^ "Bill Johnson". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  35. ^ Morris, Jack. "Ted Sepkowski". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  36. ^ Jones, Kenneth (March 11, 2002). "Legendary Actress Irene Worth is Dead at 85". Playbill. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  37. ^ Hoover, Bob (March 19, 2002). "Obituary: George J. Fix / Noted mathematician, author and home brewer". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  38. ^ "Al Cowens". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  39. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (March 12, 2002). "Marion Countess Dönhoff, 92, a Leading Journalist Who Opposed Hitler". The New York Times. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  40. ^ "Genevieve McFaul". All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  41. ^ Scott, W. Richard; Calhoun, Craig. "PETER MICHAEL BLAU". National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  42. ^ Corbett, Warren. "Steve Gromek". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  43. ^ "Hubert Wagner". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  44. ^ Gillan, PJ (April 27, 2002). "Kevin Danaher". The Guardian. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  45. ^ Barnes, Bart (March 15, 2002). "Boston Globe Editor Thomas Winship Dies". The Washington Post. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  46. ^ "Woods, Henry". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  47. ^ Lueck, Thomas J. (March 18, 2002). "Sylvester Weaver, 93, Dies; Created 'Today' and 'Tonight'". The New York Times. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  48. ^ "Carmelo Bene, 64; Provocative, Influential Italian Actor-Director". Los Angeles Times. March 19, 2002. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  49. ^ Biffen, John (March 18, 2002). "Sir Marcus Fox". The Guardian. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  50. ^ Pace, Eric (March 20, 2002). "Arthur G. Altschul, 81, Banker, Art Collector and Philanthropist". The New York Times. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  51. ^ "Lefty Bertrand". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  52. ^ Dunnett, James (May 17, 2002). "Elizabeth Cadbury-Brown". The Guardian. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  53. ^ Thurber, Jon (March 18, 2002). "Paul Runyan, 93; Golf Pro, Two-Time PGA Champion". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  54. ^ McLellan, Dennis (March 18, 2002). "William Witney, 86; B-Movie Action Director". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  55. ^ "Donald Betourne NBL Stats". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  56. ^ "Marcel Denis (15 February 1923 - 18 March 2002, Belgium)". Lambiek. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  57. ^ Oron, Aryeh. "Gösta Winbergh (Tenor)". Bach Cantatas Website. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  58. ^ Le Grand, H.E. "Carey, Samuel Warren". Encyclopedia.com. Retrieved March 20, 2019.
  59. ^ "Eugene Figg, 65; Designer of Bridges". Los Angeles Times. March 23, 2002. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  60. ^ Burkitt, Janet (March 28, 2002). "Ivan Novikoff, premier ballet master, dies at 102". The Seattle Times. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  61. ^ Willis, Barry (March 31, 2002). "dbx Founder David Blackmer Dies". Stereophile. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  62. ^ Thurber, Jon (March 26, 2002). "James Blake, 89; Driver Had Rosa Parks Arrested". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  63. ^ "Samuel De Palma, 83". The Washington Post. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  64. ^ Genzlinger, Neil (March 29, 2002). "Thomas Flanagan, 78, Author Of Trilogy About Ireland". The New York Times. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  65. ^ John Biby, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-15.
  66. ^ "Richard Bradford, 70; His 2 Books Included 'Red Sky at Morning'". Los Angeles Times. March 29, 2002. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  67. ^ "John Doolan". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  68. ^ Tommasini, Anthony (March 25, 2002). "Eileen Farrell, Soprano With a Populist Bent, Dies at 82". The New York Times. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  69. ^ "Minnie Rojas". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  70. ^ Richard Bittner, Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved 2019-03-16.
  71. ^ "Beverly Bower, 76, Soprano Who Sang At the Met". The New York Times. April 13, 2002. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  72. ^ Johnson, Bill. "Mace Brown". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  73. ^ Kozinn, Allan (March 26, 2002). "Dorothy DeLay, Teacher of Many of the World's Leading Violinists, Dies at 84". The New York Times. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  74. ^ "Doug Demmings". Minnesota Boxing Hall of Fame. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  75. ^ Lehmann-Haupt, Christopher (April 1, 2002). "R.V. Cassill, Novelist and Writing Teacher, Dies at 82". The New York Times. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  76. ^ Malley, Frank (March 26, 2002). "Obituary: Kenneth Wolstenholme". The Guardian. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  77. ^ Wiederhorn, Jon (March 27, 2002). "Ozzy Osbourne Drummer Randy Castillo Dies". MTV News. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  78. ^ McLellan, Dennis (March 30, 2002). "Hugh D. Graham, 65; Scholar Challenged Bush on Records". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  79. ^ McLellan, Dennis (April 7, 2002). "Louis Heyward, 81; Created 'Winky Dink'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  80. ^ "Whitey Wietelmann". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  81. ^ Van Gelder, Lawrence (March 28, 2002). "Milton Berle, TV's First Star As 'Uncle Miltie,' Dies at 93". The New York Times. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  82. ^ Nichols, Peter M. (March 28, 2002). "Dudley Moore, 66, Comic Charmer of '10' and 'Arthur' and an Accomplished Pianist, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  83. ^ Harmetz, Aljean (March 29, 2002). "Billy Wilder, Master of Caustic Films, Dies at 95". The New York Times. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  84. ^ Christ, Mark K. (November 21, 2017). "Clarence Byrle Craft (1921–2002)". Encyclopedia of Arkansas History & Culture. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  85. ^ Kraft, Robert P. "Albert Edward Whitford (1905 - 2002)". American Astronomical Society. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  86. ^ Forbes, Elizabeth (April 4, 2002). "John Cameron". The Independent, London. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  87. ^ Howard, Don; McGlinn, William. "James Thomas Cushing". Physics Today. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  88. ^ "Franklin S. Forsberg, Ex-Ambassador, 96". The New York Times. April 4, 2002. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  89. ^ "Filipino actor Rico Yan dies at kidnap resort". Arab News. March 30, 2002. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  90. ^ Oron, Aryeh. "Yara Bernette (Piano)". Bach Cantatas Website. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  91. ^ "Queen Mother dies peacefully, aged 101". The Guardian. March 30, 2002. Retrieved April 9, 2019.
  92. ^ Purser, Philip (April 1, 2002). "Barry Took: Creator of classic comedy on radio and television". The Guardian. Retrieved February 26, 2019.