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The following is a list of notable deaths in May 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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  • Joseph Bau, 81, Polish-Israeli artist, philosopher, animator, comedian, and poet, pneumonia.[77]
  • Susie Garrett, 72, African American actress and jazz vocalist, cancer.
  • Toshihito Ito, 40, Japanese actor, Subarachnoid hemorrhage.
  • Xi Zhongxun, 88, Chinese communist revolutionary.

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  1. ^ Bodle, Andy (May 10, 2002). "John Nathan-Turner". The Guardian. Retrieved February 27, 2019.
  2. ^ Roth, Andrew (May 6, 2002). "Lord Bauer". The Guardian. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  3. ^ Shirley, Don (June 8, 2002). "Martin Aronstein, 65; Noted Theatrical Lighting Designer". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  4. ^ Stout, David (May 4, 2002). "Livingston Biddle Jr., 83, Ex-Chairman of Arts Endowment". The New York Times. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  5. ^ "Malcolm Bosse, 75, an Author Of Historical Novels Set in Asia". The New York Times. June 14, 2002. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  6. ^ "Barbara Castle dies aged 91". The Telegraph, London. May 4, 2002. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  7. ^ "Muhammad Ibrahim Egal: Somalian politician". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  8. ^ "Mariana Yampolsky, 76; Photographed Daily Life of Mexico's Indians". Los Angeles Times. May 6, 2002. Retrieved April 22, 2019.
  9. ^ "Don Allard". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  10. ^ "Official Site of UNH Athletics-Legendary UNH Football Coach Clarence E. "Chief" Boston Dies at Age 85". New Hampshire Wildcats. May 6, 2002. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  11. ^ Hunt, Ken (September 9, 2002). "John Hasted: Physicist and folk musician". The Guardian. Retrieved February 26, 2019.
  12. ^ Tobar, Hector (May 6, 2002). "Hugo Banzer, 75; Bolivian Dictator Turned President". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  13. ^ "Bratton, Howard C." Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  14. ^ "Dick Farman". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  15. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 9, 2002). "Michael Todd Jr., 72; Producer". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  16. ^ "WYMAN, Louis Crosby, (1917 - 2002)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved May 4, 2019.
  17. ^ Spier, Susan; Nygaard King, Betty; Hanson, Jens (March 23, 2013). "Murray Adaskin". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  18. ^ Cromelin, Richard (May 9, 2002). "Otis Blackwell, 70; Noted Songwriter". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  19. ^ The Washington Post (May 12, 2002). "James Collins Jr., 84; General, Military Historian". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  20. ^ Jonas, Jiri; Slichter, Charles (October 1, 2002). "Harry George Drickamer". Physics Today. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  21. ^ "The shooting of Pim Fortuyn". The Guardian. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  22. ^ Quintanilla, Michael (May 10, 2002). "Kevyn Aucoin: Celebrating Faces". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  23. ^ Norton-Taylor, Richard (May 16, 2002). "Sir Bernard Burrows". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  24. ^ Wright, Pearce (May 18, 2002). "Sir Ewart Jones". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  25. ^ "Popular figure in domestic and European politics". The Irish Times. May 11, 2002. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  26. ^ "TCD professor, Basil Chubb dies". The Irish Times. May 9, 2002. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  27. ^ "Sir Edward Jackson". The Telegraph, London. June 5, 2002. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  28. ^ Daley, Ashley (July 10, 2002). "Lou Lombardo: Film editor". Variety. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  29. ^ Thurber, Jon (May 20, 2002). "Boyce McDaniel, 84; Worked on A-Bomb". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  30. ^ Reich, Kenneth; Malnic, Eric (May 11, 2002). "Bernice Layne Brown, 93; Devoted Matriarch of a Political Dynasty". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  31. ^ Kupper, Mike (May 10, 2002). "Dan Devine, 77; Hall of Fame Football Coach". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  32. ^ "The Hon. Robert E.J. Layton, P.C., M.P." Parliament of Canada. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  33. ^ "Sam Walton". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 29, 2019.
  34. ^ Oliver, Myrna (May 18, 2002). "George Cates -- music director for Welk show". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  35. ^ John Cunniff, Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved 2019-02-28.
  36. ^ Barker, Dennis (May 12, 2002). "Austen Kark". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  37. ^ Raab, Selwyn (May 12, 2002). "Joe Bonanno Dies; Mafia Leader, 97, Who Built Empire". The New York Times. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  38. ^ Dixon, Stephen (May 14, 2002). "Patrick Fyffe". The Guardian. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  39. ^ Oliver, Myrna (May 14, 2002). "Bill Peet, 87; Disney Artist, Storyteller Wrote '101 Dalmations,' Children's Books". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  40. ^ "Steve Rachunok". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  41. ^ Haggett, Peter (May 18, 2002). "Professor Richard Chorley". The Independent, London. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  42. ^ Williams, Scott (2006). Hardcore History. Sports Publishing LLC. pp. 106–111. ISBN 978-1-59670-021-5.
  43. ^ Thurber, Jon (May 30, 2002). "Clinton Adams, 83; Led Renaissance of Lithography in U.S." Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  44. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 26, 2002). "Alan Bell, 70; Studied Homosexuality". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  45. ^ "David Chappe: Screenwriter". Variety. May 14, 2002. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  46. ^ "Ruth Cracknell dies at 76". The Sydney Morning Herald. May 14, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  47. ^ "Bill Rodgers". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  48. ^ McCloy, Don (June 14, 2002). "Sir Derek Birley". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  49. ^ Moore, Peter (December 1, 2002). "Memoir Bernard Benjamin". Cambridge University Press. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  50. ^ "Alec Campbell, 103; in Battle at Gallipoli". Los Angeles Times. May 17, 2002. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  51. ^ "James Dewar". The Herald, Glasgow, Scotland. May 30, 2002. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  52. ^ "Sir Kenneth Fung Ping-Fan Dies at 92". AP News. May 19, 2002. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  53. ^ Cowe, Roger (May 28, 2002). "Sir Gerald Whent: Visionary entrepreneur behind the mobile phone revolution". The Guardian. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  54. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 24, 2002). "Dave Berg, 81; Writer, Artist for Mad Magazine". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  55. ^ "Joe Black". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  56. ^ Pedersen, Anne-marie; Butts, Edward (July 19, 2012). "Edwin Alonzo Boyd". The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  57. ^ "James Chichester-Clark, former PM of NI, dies". The Irish Times. May 20, 2002. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  58. ^ "John de Lancie, 80; Virtuoso Oboist, Head of Curtis Institute of Music". Los Angeles Times. May 29, 2002. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  59. ^ "Gordon Wharmby". The Guardian. May 24, 2002. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  60. ^ "Raymond Durgnat". The Guardian. May 24, 2002. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  61. ^ Herbie Familton, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-04-16.
  62. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 24, 2002). "David Abrahamsen, 98; His Books Analyzed Nixon, 'Son of Sam'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  63. ^ Bourne, Richard (May 28, 2002). "Anastasios Christodoulou". The Guardian. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  64. ^ Braxton, Greg; Lowry, Brian (May 21, 2002). "Longtime TV Anchor, Known From 'the Desert to the Sea,' Dies". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  65. ^ Hotz, Robert Lee; Woo, Elaine (May 21, 2002). "Stephen Gould, 60; Leading Evolutionary Biologist Was Called 'Latter-Day Darwin'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  66. ^ Woo, Elaine (June 3, 2002). "Rogers Albritton, 78; Philosopher Known for His Brilliance". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 10, 2019.
  67. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 23, 2002). "Joe Cobb, 85; Was in 'Our Gang'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  68. ^ "Bob Poser". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  69. ^ "Fritz Ackley". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  70. ^ Nowlin, Bill. "Joe Cascarella". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  71. ^ Wiles, Tim. "Faye Dancer". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved March 29, 2019.
  72. ^ Smith, Cary. "Paul Giel". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  73. ^ "Warren Hacker". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  74. ^ "Patrick Wolrige-Gordon". The Scotsman. Retrieved May 3, 2019.
  75. ^ Glick, Shav (May 24, 2002). "He Was One for the Ages". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  76. ^ "Dorothy Spencer". Turner Classic Movies. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  77. ^ McLellan, Dennis (June 13, 2002). "Joseph Bau, 81; Israeli Artist, Animator, Holocaust Survivor". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  78. ^ Gussow, Mel (May 30, 2002). "Josephine Abady, 52, Director Of Plays on and Off Broadway". The New York Times. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  79. ^ Barker, Dennis (May 28, 2002). "Pat Coombs". The Guardian. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  80. ^ "Zoran Jankovic". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  81. ^ Martin, Douglas (May 29, 2002). "Nancy White, 85, Dies; Edited Harper's Bazaar in the 60's". The New York Times. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  82. ^ Alberts, Bruce. "John Alexander Moore 1915–2002" (PDF). National Academy of Sciences. Retrieved March 1, 2019.
  83. ^ Mamo Wolde, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-28.
  84. ^ Oliver, Myrna (May 30, 2002). "Mildred Benson, 96; Author Gave Life to Nancy Drew". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  85. ^ "Biography of Jean Berger" (PDF). University of Colorado Boulder. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  86. ^ McLellan, Dennis (June 2, 2002). "Ruby Bradley, 94; Army Nurse Was 'Angel in Fatigues' for POWs". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  87. ^ "Alfred Fleishman, 96; Partner in Top Public Relations Firm". Los Angeles Times. May 31, 2002. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  88. ^ Peterson, Armand. "Wes Westrum". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  89. ^ "Charles Ede". The Telegraph, London. June 6, 2002. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  90. ^ "Sam Page". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  91. ^ Gibson, Colin (June 25, 2002). "Kenny Craddock". The Guardian. Retrieved February 28, 2019.
  92. ^ Roth, Andrew (June 5, 2002). "Jeremy Bray". The Guardian. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  93. ^ "Eleanor Wilson: Tony-nominated actress". Variety. July 29, 2002. Retrieved February 28, 2019.