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The following is a list of notable deaths in October 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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  • Cliff Durandt, 62, South African football player, heart attack.
  • John Erritt, 71, British civil servant.
  • Bruce Paltrow, 58, American television and film director and producer, complications from oral cancer and pneumonia.
  • Dalvanius Prime, 54, New Zealand entertainer and songwriter, cancer.
  • John Weitz, 79, American fashion designer, novelist and historian.[5]

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Laborers Union Local #204, Terre Haute, Indiana

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  1. ^ Oliver, Myrna (October 2, 2002). "Media Tycoon Gave Fortunes to Others". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  2. ^ "Broadcaster Ted Blackman dead at 60". CBC.ca. October 3, 2002. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  3. ^ Getlin, Josh (October 5, 2002). "Norman Brown, 89; Philosopher, Author". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  4. ^ Markoff, John (November 9, 2002). "Heinz von Foerster, 90, Dies; Was Information Theorist". The New York Times. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  5. ^ Kelley, Tina (October 4, 2002). "John Weitz, 79, Fashion Designer Turned Historian, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  6. ^ Lavietes, Stuart (October 15, 2002). "Alphonse Chapanis Dies at 85; Was a Founder of Ergonomics". The New York Times. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  7. ^ The Associated Press (October 10, 2002). "André Delvaux -- Belgian Film Director, 76". The New York Times. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  8. ^ "'Fram' Farrington". The Telegraph. October 19, 2002. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  9. ^ Smith, Ailie (November 24, 2003). "Fawkes, Barbara Noel (1915 - 2002)". Encyclopedia of Australian Science. Retrieved April 16, 2019.
  10. ^ "Roy Wilkins". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved May 2, 2019.
  11. ^ Oliver, Myrna (October 15, 2002). "Frank Barron, 80; UC Scholar, Author Explored Psychology of Creative Mind". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  12. ^ "Prince Claus of Netherlands Dies". The Washington Post. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  13. ^ "Ben Eastman". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  14. ^ "Chuck Rayner". Sports Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  15. ^ "Nick Whitehead". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  16. ^ "Jodie Beeler". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  17. ^ Shorter, Eric (October 9, 2002). "Phyllis Calvert". The Guardian. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  18. ^ The Associated Press (October 17, 2002). "Joachim Zahn, 88, Ex-Daimler-Benz Leader". The New York Times. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  19. ^ Allison Calder, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-19.
  20. ^ "Tom Casey". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  21. ^ "Fate Echols". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 8, 2019.
  22. ^ "FOUNTAIN, Lawrence H., (1913 - 2002)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  23. ^ Nowlin, Bill. "Joe Wood". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  24. ^ Wilkinson, Tracy (December 29, 2002). "Israeli Army Probes Slaying of Palestinian Grandmother". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  25. ^ "Sir Stewart Crawford". The Telegraph, London. October 22, 2002. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  26. ^ The Associated Press (October 17, 2002). "Paul Crump, 72, Killer Who Wrote Novel". The New York Times. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  27. ^ "Stan Wagner". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  28. ^ "Rusty Wailes". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  29. ^ Viktor Asmayev, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-12.
  30. ^ Hendricks, Tyche; Fagan, Kevin (October 13, 2002). "Ex-S.F. Police Chief Thomas Cahill dies". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved March 19, 2019.
  31. ^ The Associated Press (October 15, 2002). "Ray Conniff, 85, Bandleader With a Signature Light Sound". The New York Times. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  32. ^ "General Sir Desmond Fitzpatrick". The Telegraph. October 18, 2002. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  33. ^ Oliver, Myrna (October 14, 2002). "Stephen E. Ambrose, 66; Author's Work Brought WWII Vets Back to Americans' Homes, Hearts". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  34. ^ McLellan, Dennis (October 17, 2002). "Keene Curtis, 79; Stage Actor Famed for Role in 'Cheers'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  35. ^ Richardson, Jerry (October 14, 2002). "Wishbone master Brakefield dead at 83". United Press International. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  36. ^ Toye, Wendy (October 17, 2002). "Irving Davies". The Guardian. Retrieved April 4, 2019.
  37. ^ "Elisabeth Furse". The Telegraph. October 15, 2002. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  38. ^ "GREEN, Sedgwick William (Bill), (1929 - 2002)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  39. ^ Ozbolt, Judy G. (March – April 2003). "Harriet Helen Werley, PhD, RN, FAAN, FACMI". National Center for Biotechnology Information. 10 (2). pp. 224–225. doi:10.1197/jamia.m1276. PMC 150375. PMID 12595411.
  40. ^ The Associated Press (October 19, 2002). "Yaacov 'Zeev' Farkas, 79; Israel's Most Influential Political Cartoonist". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  41. ^ Johnson, George (October 29, 2002). "Per Bak, 54, Physicist of Sudden Change, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  42. ^ Woo, Elaine (October 27, 2002). "Philip Brett, 64; Stressed Role of Sexuality in Study of Music". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 18, 2019.
  43. ^ "James Disbrow". Star Tribune, Minneapolis. October 18, 2002. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  44. ^ Reuters (November 8, 2002). "Beecher Ray Kirby (Bashful Brother Oswald)". Variety. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  45. ^ Laing, Dave (October 18, 2002). "Derek Bell". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  46. ^ Howard, John (October 31, 2002). "Pattie Coldwell". The Guardian. Retrieved March 24, 2019.
  47. ^ Lavietes, Stuart (November 2, 2002). "Richard Bernstein, 62; Created Covers for Interview Magazine". The New York Times. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  48. ^ Condell, Diana (October 31, 2002). "Sir Cecil Blacker". The Guardian. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  49. ^ "Kam Fong Chun, 84; Played Role of Detective in 'Hawaii Five-O'". Los Angeles Times. November 1, 2002. Retrieved March 23, 2019.
  50. ^ Landel, Robert F.; Mosesson, Michael W.; Schrag, John L. "John Douglass Ferry 1912–2002" (PDF). National Academy of Sciences. Retrieved April 17, 2019.
  51. ^ "Manuel Álvarez Bravo Mexican photographer". Encyclopedia.com. Retrieved March 11, 2019.
  52. ^ Overbye, Dennis (October 23, 2002). "Peter G. Bergmann, 87; Worked With Einstein". The New York Times. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  53. ^ "Barbara Berjer, 82; Popular Soap Opera Star Had TV Career Spanning 4 Decades". Los Angeles Times. November 6, 2002. Retrieved March 15, 2019.
  54. ^ "Les Douglas". Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  55. ^ Bergan, Ronald (December 4, 2002). "Bernard Fresson". The Guardian. Retrieved April 19, 2019.
  56. ^ Stewart, Mark. "Mel Harder". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  57. ^ "Nolan White, world speed record holder, dies at 71". Deseret News. October 21, 2002. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  58. ^ "Sir Roger Cork". The Telegraph, London. October 29, 2002. Retrieved April 2, 2019.
  59. ^ Carlson, Michael (October 28, 2002). "Manfred Ewald". The Guardian. Retrieved April 15, 2019.
  60. ^ "Bergeron, Marian (1918–2002)". Encyclopedia.com. Retrieved March 14, 2019.
  61. ^ Rourke, Mary (November 2, 2002). "Lucille Ryman Carroll, 96; MGM Talent Manager Mentored Actors". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 21, 2019.
  62. ^ Oliver, Myrna (October 28, 2002). "Winton Blount, 81; U.S. Postal System Chief, Philanthropist". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 16, 2019.
  63. ^ Barker, Dennis (October 28, 2002). "The Duke of Bedford". The Guardian. Retrieved March 13, 2019.
  64. ^ Scafidi, Gia (November 6, 2002). "Ruth Weg, Aging Expert, 82". University of Southern California. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  65. ^ Stout, David (October 25, 2002). "Minnesota Senator Is Among 8 Dead in Crash". The New York Times. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  66. ^ "William Zeck, 87, Prosecutor at Nuremberg". The New York Times. November 17, 2002. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  67. ^ Barson, Michael. "André De Toth". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved April 5, 2019.
  68. ^ Pareles, Jon (October 30, 2002). "Tom Dowd, 77, an Innovator In the Art of Recording Music". The New York Times. Retrieved April 7, 2019.
  69. ^ "WHITLEY, Charles Orville, (1927 - 2002)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved May 1, 2019.
  70. ^ Joan Archibald, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-03-11.
  71. ^ Luther, Claudia (October 31, 2002). "Margaret Booth, 104; Film Editor Had 70-Year Career". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 17, 2019.
  72. ^ Morris Curotta, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-04-04.
  73. ^ McLellan, Dennis (November 3, 2002). "Larry Dobkin, 83; Director, Lifelong Character Actor". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  74. ^ "In memoriam: Diplomat and public servant Laurence Foley". San Francisco State University. October 31, 2002. Retrieved April 18, 2019.
  75. ^ All-American Girls Professional Baseball League official website – Muriel Bevis profile
  76. ^ "Marion Carpenter, 82; '40s News Photographer Died in Obscurity". Los Angeles Times. November 29, 2002. Retrieved March 20, 2019.
  77. ^ "Julian Webb". The Brunswick News. November 2, 2002. Retrieved April 30, 2019.
  78. ^ Nozières, Philippe; Baruch, Pierre. "Pierre Aigrain". Physics Today. doi:10.1063/1.1620842.
  79. ^ The Washington Post (November 2, 2002). "Alfred L. Atherton, 80; Career Foreign Service Officer, Mideast Expert". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 12, 2019.
  80. ^ Chrysopoulos, Philip (February 8, 2018). "Aliki Diplarakou, Greece's First "Miss Europe"". Greek Reporter. Retrieved April 6, 2019.
  81. ^ "Jam Master Jay, Run-DMC DJ, Killed In Shooting". mtv.com. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  82. ^ Bush, Rudolph (November 3, 2002). "EDWARD "MOOSE" CHOLAK, 72". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved March 22, 2019.
  83. ^ Condell, Diana (November 7, 2002). "Sir Napier Crookenden". The Guardian. Retrieved April 3, 2019.
  84. ^ "Eckart Wagner". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved April 28, 2019.