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The following is a list of notable deaths in May 2003.

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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  • Wim van Est, 80, Dutch racing cyclist.
  • Miss Elizabeth, 42, American professional wrestler and wrestling manager, drug and alcohol overdose.
  • Paul Moore Jr., 83, bishop of the Episcopal Church and former US Marine Corps officer.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Dr. Henry Wise, 82, Tuskegee Airman, Dies". The Washington Post. May 8, 2003. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  2. ^ Oliver, Myrna (May 4, 2003). "George Wyle, 87; 400 Songs Included 'Gilligan' Theme". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  3. ^ "José Alanis". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  4. ^ "Lucy Barfield". Owen Barfield Literary Estate. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  5. ^ Pearson, Bryan (May 5, 2003). "Producer dies of apparent suicide". Variety. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  6. ^ Parham, Maggie (May 8, 2003). "Sister Mary Barbara Bailey". The Independent. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  7. ^ Cotter, Holland (May 18, 2003). "Skunder Boghossian, 65, Artist Who Bridged Africa and West". The New York Times. Retrieved May 24, 2019.
  8. ^ "Sesto Bruscantini". The Guardian. May 22, 2003. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  9. ^ McLellan, Dennis (May 22, 2003). "Susan Nelson, 76; Mountain Parklands Advocate". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  10. ^ The Associated Press (May 7, 2003). "David Woodley, 44, A Pro Quarterback". The New York Times. Retrieved January 10, 2019.
  11. ^ "Steve Atkinson". Sports Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  12. ^ Shaw, John (May 12, 2003). "Geoffrey Bardon, Advocate of Aboriginal Art, Dies at 63". The New York Times. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  13. ^ "Bilash, Oleksander". Internet Encyclopedia of Ukraine. Retrieved May 22, 2019.
  14. ^ Holmes, Stephen R. (June 3, 2003). "The Rev Prof Colin Gunton". The Guardian. Retrieved May 16, 2019.
  15. ^ Corbett, Warren. "Art Houtteman". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  16. ^ "In Memoriam: Denise Albe-Fessard". International Association for the Study of Pain. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  17. ^ "Duane Allen". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  18. ^ "Frederik Kobberup Andersen". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 6, 2019.
  19. ^ "Slick Coffman". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 20, 2019.
  20. ^ The Associated Press (May 10, 2003). "Dottie Key, 80; Women's Baseball Star". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 31, 2019.
  21. ^ McGavock, Kelly (May 10, 2003). "MARVIN JACKSON "JACK" NULL, SMA '43PG and SMA Coach 1951–54" (PDF). Staunton Military Academy. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  22. ^ "Yves Brouzet". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved June 10, 2019.
  23. ^ Cushman, John H. Jr. (May 11, 2003). "Russell B. Long, 84, Senator Who Influenced Tax Laws". The New York Times. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  24. ^ Kurtz, Howard (May 10, 2003). "Boston Globe Reporter Killed in Accident in Iraq". The Washington Post. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  25. ^ "Bob Gaudio". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  26. ^ "Milan Vukcevich, Ph.D. (1937–2003)". United States Chess Federation. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  27. ^ "Karl Boyes". Pennsylvania House of Representatives. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  28. ^ Brown, Jeff (May 12, 2003). "Vickroy remembered as quiet, fair leader". La Crosse Tribune. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  29. ^ "Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan". The Guardian. May 14, 2003. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  30. ^ "Stan Lay". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  31. ^ "Theo Aronson". The Telegraph. May 15, 2003. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  32. ^ "Colorful poker player Wolford dies". Las Vegas Sun. May 15, 2003. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  33. ^ Pruden, Bill. "Dave DeBusschere". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 21, 2019.
  34. ^ Tedder, Thomas F.; Dawson, Jeffrey R. (December 15, 2003). "D. Bernard Amos April 16, 1923 – May 15, 2003". The Journal of Immunology. Retrieved May 6, 2019.
  35. ^ "WILLIAM C. ANDERSON, PILOT, AUTHOR". Sun-Sentinel. June 1, 2003. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  36. ^ "Nelson, Edwin L." Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  37. ^ Pace, Eric (May 24, 2003). "Gerard M. Weisberg, Longtime State Judge And City Official, 77". The New York Times. Retrieved April 25, 2019.
  38. ^ "G. H. Williams, 85, University President". The New York Times. June 2, 2003. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  39. ^ "Jim Bradley". The Telegraph. May 30, 2003. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  40. ^ Steven, Alasdair (June 18, 2003). "Ivo Zidek". The Scotsman. Retrieved April 20, 2019.
  41. ^ Jensen, J.J. (May 26, 2003). "George C. Martin, chief engineer of 'Stratojet'". The Seattle Times. Retrieved January 28, 2019.
  42. ^ "MAJOR GENERAL PHILIP W. NUBER". U.S. Air Force. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  43. ^ The Associated Press (May 23, 2003). "Frank White, 69, a Rare Victor Over Clinton in Governor's Race". The New York Times. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  44. ^ Bergan, Ronald (May 30, 2003). "Jean Yanne: French actor and director loved for his boorish style". The Guardian. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  45. ^ Hills, Raven. "Waddy, Ruth G. (Ruth Gilliam) (1909–2003)". Amistad Research Center. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  46. ^ "Sir Robert Williams". The Telegraph. June 24, 2003. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  47. ^ "Bill Paschal". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  48. ^ "Mars Volta Keyboardist Found Dead". Billboard. May 28, 2003. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  49. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (May 27, 2003). "Sloan Wilson, of 'Man in the Gray Flannel Suit,' Dies at 83". The New York Times. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  50. ^ "Charles Brahm". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 27, 2019.
  51. ^ Graham-Yooll, Andrew (June 17, 2003). "Alfredo Bravo". The Independent. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  52. ^ "Melitta Brunner". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  53. ^ Fairbank, Dave (May 30, 2003). "ROOT, EX-W&M COACH, DIES". Daily Press. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  54. ^ Martin, Douglas (May 28, 2003). "Kathleen Winsor, 83; Wrote 'Forever Amber'". The New York Times. Retrieved April 27, 2019.
  55. ^ Robson, David (May 29, 2003). "Geoffrey Bawa". The Guardian. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  56. ^ Hewett, Ivan (May 27, 2003). "Luciano Berio". The Guardian. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  57. ^ "Verdi Boyer". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  58. ^ "Mac Colville". Sports Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  59. ^ Wright, Pearce (June 5, 2003). "Oleg Makarov". The Guardian. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  60. ^ Nagourney, Eric (June 2, 2003). "Dorothy Nelkin, 69, Expert On Science and Society, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  61. ^ Balescu, Radu (July 3, 2003). "Ilya Prigogine (1917–2003)". Nature. Retrieved May 11, 2019.
  62. ^ "William R. (Red) Alford". numbertheory.org. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  63. ^ Bentley, Shane (June 18, 2003). "Tas Bull (1932-2003)". Green Left Weekly. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  64. ^ "Waldman, Jay Carl". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  65. ^ Pandya, Haresh (July 4, 2003). "Anil Biswas". The Guardian. Retrieved May 22, 2019.