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The following is a list of notable deaths in October 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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  1. ^ Russell, Tony (October 17, 2003). "John Brim: Solid sound of Chicago blues". The Guardian. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  2. ^ "Lillian Kelley". All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Retrieved March 30, 2019.
  3. ^ Gooding, Brian (December 10, 2003). "John Baldock". The Guardian. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  4. ^ "BIAGINI, GREGORY P." The Chicago Tribune. October 5, 2003. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  5. ^ Marshall, Robin D. "Obituary: Winifred May Watkins (1924–2003)" (PDF). Biochemical Society. Retrieved April 24, 2019.
  6. ^ Jefferson, James (October 6, 2003). "Former Arkansas Gov. Sid McMath dead at 91". Tulsa World. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  7. ^ "Wil van Beveren". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  8. ^ "Dan Snyder". Sports Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  9. ^ "Aussie skydiver falls to death". The Sydney Morning Herald. October 7, 2003. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  10. ^ "Sir Antony Buck". The Telegraph. October 11, 2003. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  11. ^ Pitts, Gordon (October 8, 2003). "Izzy Asper, 1932-2003". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved May 8, 2019.
  12. ^ "Arthur Berger Composer". New England Conservatory. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  13. ^ "Juan Armenteros". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  14. ^ "Junior Wren". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  15. ^ Jones, Kenneth (October 13, 2003). "Mervyn Blake, a Mainstay at Canada's Stratford Festival for 42 Seasons, Dead at 95". Playbill. Retrieved May 22, 2019.
  16. ^ La Rose, Miranda (October 11, 2003). "Viola Burnham dead at 72". Stabroek News. Retrieved June 13, 2019.
  17. ^ Wolf, Gregory H. "Johnny Klippstein". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  18. ^ Kamzan, Josh (October 17, 2003). "Eve Newman: Music and film editor". Variety. Retrieved May 9, 2019.
  19. ^ Eccleshare, Julia (November 11, 2003). "Vivien Alcock: Writer in touch with the feelings of children". The Guardian. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  20. ^ Suhr, Jim (October 14, 2003). "Ex-Missouri lawmaker Jet Banks dies". Southeast Missourian. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
  21. ^ "Former deputy PM Jim Cairns dead at 89". ABC News, Australia. October 12, 2003. Retrieved June 14, 2019.
  22. ^ Durso, Joseph (October 13, 2003). "Bill Shoemaker, 72, Hall of Fame Jockey Who Dominated for Four Decades, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved April 28, 2019.
  23. ^ "Butch Brickell". Racing-Reference.info. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  24. ^ Timusk, Tom (December 11, 2003). "Bertram N. Brockhouse (1918–2003)". Nature. Retrieved June 10, 2019.
  25. ^ Leigh, Spencer (November 1, 2003). "Anne Ziegler". The Independent, London. Retrieved April 20, 2019.
  26. ^ Nash, Elizabeth (October 18, 2003). "Mohamed Basri: Moroccan opposition leader". The Independent. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  27. ^ Colliver, Mary Margaret. "Former Board Chair Edward Breathitt Dies". University of Kentucky. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  28. ^ "Memorial: Findley Burns Jr. '39". Princeton Alumni Weekly. Retrieved June 13, 2019.
  29. ^ Costello, Rory. "Wil Culmer". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  30. ^ Pace, Eric (October 17, 2003). "Lee Bailey, Expert on Cooking And Entertaining, Is Dead at 76". The New York Times. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  31. ^ Thornber, Robin (October 20, 2003). "Clare Venables". The Guardian. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  32. ^ Bernstein, Adam (October 22, 2003). "Professor Joseph Applegate Dies". The Washington Post. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  33. ^ The Associated Press (October 21, 2003). "Preston E. Smith, 91, Governor of Texas and Old-Style Campaigner". The New York Times. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  34. ^ Mullan, Michael (October 21, 2003). "Manuel Vázquez Montalbán: Creator of Spain's most famous fictional detective". The Guardian. Retrieved May 12, 2019.
  35. ^ "Jaime Allende". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 5, 2019.
  36. ^ "Vice-Admiral Sir Peter Berger". The Telegraph. October 28, 2003. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  37. ^ McMillin, Arnold (November 10, 2003). "Georgi Vladimov". The Guardian. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  38. ^ "František Balvín". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  39. ^ "Ernie Calverley". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved June 15, 2019.
  40. ^ Mylius, Andrew (November 9, 2003). "John Baxter: The man who masterminded London's most hated road". The Guardian. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  41. ^ "Bob Beckus". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  42. ^ McLellan, Dennis (October 24, 2003). "Fred Berry, 52; Actor Became a Minister After Playing 'Rerun' on 1970s' 'What's Happening!'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  43. ^ "HICKS, Louise Day, (1916 - 2003)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  44. ^ Teaford, Elliott (October 23, 2003). "Dee Andros, 79; Was Football Coach at Oregon State". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  45. ^ "Miguel Angel Burelli Rivas, 82; Diplomat for Venezuela". Los Angeles Times. October 24, 2003. Retrieved June 12, 2019.
  46. ^ 1963 Milk Race winner Peter Chisman dies
  47. ^ Forr, James. "Al Corwin". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 22, 2019.
  48. ^ "József Apró". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 7, 2019.
  49. ^ "Bob Bailey". Sports Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved May 14, 2019.
  50. ^ "Scott Bauer, 49; Pastor Led Church on the Way in Van Nuys". Los Angeles Times. October 29, 2003. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  51. ^ The Associated Press (October 26, 2003). "Rosey Nix Adams, 45, daughter of singer June Carter Cash". The Seattle Times. Retrieved May 10, 2019.
  52. ^ Morris, Margaret (November 10, 2003). "Noreen Branson: Passionate political activist and historian of the left". The Guardian. Retrieved June 9, 2019.
  53. ^ Saba, Sadeq (November 25, 2003). "Vigen Derderian: Pop idol of a musical revolution in Iran". The Guardian. Retrieved May 13, 2019.
  54. ^ "Hank Beenders". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  55. ^ "Indy 500 veteran Johnny Boyd passes away". Autoweek. October 30, 2003. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  56. ^ "Pete Gudauskas". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  57. ^ Martin, Douglas (October 28, 2003). "Walter Washington, 88, Former Mayor of Washington, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved April 23, 2019.
  58. ^ "St. Louis County Executive 'Buzz' Westfall dies at 59". St. Louis Business Journal. October 27, 2003. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  59. ^ "Fred Whittingham". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 26, 2019.
  60. ^ Abel, David; Driscoll, Edgar J., Jr. (October 29, 2003). "Ruth Batson, leading figure in education, civil rights". The Boston Globe. Retrieved May 17, 2019.
  61. ^ Fisher, John W. "Lynn S. Beedle 1917–2003". National Academy of Engineering. Retrieved May 18, 2019.
  62. ^ "Carl Berner". Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved May 21, 2019.
  63. ^ Blyth, Alan (November 5, 2003). "Franco Bonisolli: Italian tenor with an erratic temperament". The Guardian. Retrieved May 24, 2019.
  64. ^ "Lillian Jackson". All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Retrieved May 28, 2019.
  65. ^ "Gil Nickel". Napa Valley Register. November 2, 2003. Retrieved May 10, 2019.
  66. ^ Rourke, Mary (November 5, 2003). "Michael Yaconelli, 61; Youth Minister, Author of Religion Books". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 21, 2019.
  67. ^ Sullivan, Patricia (November 3, 2003). "Presidential Scholar, White House Adviser Richard Neustadt Dies". The Washington Post. Retrieved May 9, 2019.