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The following is a list of notable deaths in October 2004

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. ^ Grundberg, Andy (October 1, 2004). "Richard Avedon, the Eye of Fashion, Dies at 81". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  2. ^ Jimmy Campbell
  3. ^ Cornwell, Rupert (October 6, 2004). "Joyce Jillson: Astrologer to the Reagans". The Independent. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  4. ^ Martin, Douglas (October 16, 2004). "Bruce Palmer Dies at 58; Buffalo Springfield Bassist". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  5. ^ Aleksandr Rogov, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-07.
  6. ^ "Ralph Citro". International Boxing Hall of Fame. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  7. ^ Barker, Dennis (October 9, 2004). "Max Geldray: Innovative jazz harmonica player famed for his Goon Show days". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  8. ^ Rodrigues, André (October 3, 2004). "Portuguese presenter Fialho Gouveia dies". ESC Today.com. Archived from the original on December 1, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  9. ^ "American football offensive lineman and coach of the Philadelphia Eagles Nick Skorich dies". Boston.com. October 8, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  10. ^ "Ken Brondell". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
  11. ^ "Ex-Blue Jay John Cerutti dies". CBC Sports. October 5, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  12. ^ "Psycho actress Janet Leigh dies". BBC News. October 4, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  13. ^ "Frits van Turenhout overleden". NU.nl (in Dutch). October 4, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  14. ^ "German Olympic Champion Helmut Bantz passed away..." GYM Media.com. October 5, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  15. ^ "Gordon Cooper, NASA Mercury pioneer, dies". USA Today. Associated Press. October 4, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  16. ^ "Professor Michael Grant". The Daily Telegraph. October 7, 2004. ISSN 0307-1235. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  17. ^ "Rodney Dangerfield dead at 82". Today. October 7, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  18. ^ Tuller, David (November 1, 2004). "Dr. William Dobelle, Artificial Vision Pioneer, Dies at 62". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  19. ^ "Lieutenant General Sir John Richards". The Times. October 8, 2004. ISSN 0140-0460. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  20. ^ Wayne Rutledge, Sports-Reference / Hockey-Reference.com. Retrieved 2019-02-08.
  21. ^ "Science mourns DNA pioneer Wilkins". BBC News. October 6, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  22. ^ Biffen, John (October 8, 2004). "Obituary: Lord Clark of Kempston". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  23. ^ Fox, Margalit (November 28, 2004). "Frederica de Laguna, 98, Arctic Anthropologist, Dies". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  24. ^ Litsky, Frank (October 8, 2004). "John A. Kelley, Marathoner, Dies at 97". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  25. ^ "Pete McCarthy". The Daily Telegraph. October 8, 2004. ISSN 0307-1235. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  26. ^ "Marvin Santiago Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  27. ^ "Norm Schlueter". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
  28. ^ "G Bissau mutineers deny coup plot". BBC News. October 7, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  29. ^ Piccalo, Gina (October 23, 2004). "A yogi's requiem". Los Angeles Times. ISSN 0458-3035. Retrieved December 31, 2017.
  30. ^ Wong, Edward (October 8, 2004). "British Hostage Is Beheaded in Iraq". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 16, 2017.
  31. ^ Levy, Paul (October 13, 2004). "T. J. Binyon". The Independent. Retrieved December 16, 2017.
  32. ^ "Tony Lanfranchi". Driver Database. Retrieved December 16, 2017.
  33. ^ Wilson, Alison (October 17, 2004). "Dame Rosemary Murray: First woman to be Vice-Chancellor of Cambridge University". The Independent. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  34. ^ Lee, Felicia R. (October 9, 2004). "Hildy Parks, TV Producer, Dies at 78". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 16, 2017.
  35. ^ Hamann, Rex. "Tony Giuliani". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
  36. ^ "Paid Notice: Deaths: Mills, Dr. Kenneth George". The New York Times. October 13, 2004. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  37. ^ Litsky, Frank (October 14, 2004). "Johnny Sturm, 88, Ex-Yankee Who Managed Mantle in Minors". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  38. ^ Sullivan, Patricia (October 10, 2004). "Jacques Derrida Dies; Deconstructionist Philosopher". The Washington Post. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  39. ^ Fox, Margalit (October 12, 2004). "Maxime Faget, 83, Pioneering Aerospace Engineer, Dies". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  40. ^ Grace, Francie (October 11, 2004). "Drug Tie In Baseball Star's Death". CBS News. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  41. ^ Bergan, Ronald (October 12, 2004). "Obituary: Christopher Reeve". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  42. ^ Wilford, John Noble (November 15, 2004). "Arthur H. Robinson, 89, Geographer Who Reinterpreted World Map, Dies". The New York Times. ISSN 0362-4331. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  43. ^ "Obituary: Maurice Shadbolt". The New Zealand Herald. October 22, 2004. ISSN 1170-0777. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  44. ^ "The Right Rev Denis Wakeling". The Times. October 19, 2004. ISSN 0140-0460. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  45. ^ Lord Nicholas Gordon Lennox
  46. ^ Stourton, James (October 18, 2004). "The Marquess of Lothian: Public servant and model landowner". The Independent. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  47. ^ "Former Netherlands Antilles Prime Minister Ben Komproe dies". Access My Library.com.[dead link]
  48. ^ "Mary Loos". IMDb. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  49. ^ Baum, Greg (October 12, 2004). "Death of a hero: Keith Ross Miller, Cricketing legend, 1919-2004". The Sydney Morning Herald. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  50. ^ "Csaba Pálinkás: Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports Reference. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  51. ^ "Gulshan Rai dead". The Hindu. UNI. October 12, 2004. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  52. ^ "Lillian Zuckerman". IMDb. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  53. ^ Former Rams Halfback Tommy Kalmanir Dies
  54. ^ "RIP: Samson Kutsuwada". Puroresu Forum. October 14, 2004. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  55. ^ "Mike Blyzka". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
  56. ^ "Erik Bye of Norway, writer, performer". Boston.com. Associated Press. October 15, 2004. Archived from the original on April 19, 2012. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  57. ^ "Obituary: David F. Grose, Classics professor". Office of News & Media Relations. University of Massachusetts Amherst. October 26, 2004. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  58. ^ "Bollywood actress Nirupa Roy dies". BBC News. October 14, 2004. Retrieved December 18, 2017.
  59. ^ "Bernice Rubens: Documentary film-maker who found success and satisfaction in a series of prizewinning novels". The Times. October 14, 2004. Archived from the original on March 11, 2007. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  60. ^ "Ivor Wood dies". BBC Cult TV. October 22, 2004. Archived from the original on October 28, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  61. ^ Peter Adelaar
  62. ^ "Vlassis Bonatsos (1949–2004)". IMDb. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  63. ^ "Willie Browne". Soccer Scene. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  64. ^ Mullan, Michael (November 1, 2004). "Cardinal Juan Francisco Fresno: Priest who became a prime mover for democracy in Pinochet's Chile and united a broad spectrum of political opinion". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  65. ^ "Cordell Jackson". Memphis Flyer. October 27, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  66. ^ "Sheila Keith". The Daily Telegraph. October 29, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  67. ^ Phillips, Andrew (October 15, 2004). "Earl Russell: Brilliant 17th-century historian and charismatic Liberal Democrat peer". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  68. ^ "Memorial plate in honor of Ivan Shamiakin installed in Minsk". Radio Belarus. August 31, 2006. Archived from the original on September 29, 2011. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  69. ^ Voce, Steve (November 3, 2004). "Bill Eyden: Jazz drummer at the heart of British bebop". The Independent. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  70. ^ Williams, Richard (October 20, 2004). "Dave Godin: Champion of black music who coined the term 'northern soul'". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  71. ^ "Paid Notice: Deaths: Novick, Irving". The New York Times. October 17, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  72. ^ "Tex Ritter". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 7, 2019.
  73. ^ "Lead singer for Doug and the Slugs dies". CBC News. October 18, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  74. ^ Jardine-Willoughby, Sarah (November 23, 2004). "Vincent Brome: Life and soul of the British Library reading room". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  75. ^ Cannadine, David (October 22, 2004). "Harold Perkin". The Guardian. Retrieved February 5, 2019.
  76. ^ "Former Kennedy aide Pierre Salinger dies". USA Today. Associated Press. October 16, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  77. ^ "Ray Boone dead at 81". USA Today. October 17, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  78. ^ "Julius Harris, 81, Pioneering Black Actor, Dies". The New York Times. Associated Press. October 23, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  79. ^ Fox, Margalit (October 23, 2004). "Betty Hill, 85, Figure in Alien Abduction Case, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  80. ^ Bin Nun, Sagi (October 18, 2004). "Grieving for a Music Maker: Uzi Hitman, 1952-2004". Haaretz. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  81. ^ "Bas Pease". The Daily Telegraph. October 26, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  82. ^ Jenner, Simon (July 30, 2012). "Maurice Stewart obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  83. ^ "Police kill India's 'Robin Hood'". CNN. October 19, 2004. Archived from the original on August 9, 2011. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  84. ^ Parnell, Lindsay (January 26, 2016). "Antoine Abel: The Father of Seychelles Literature". The Culture Trip. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  85. ^ Steinhauer, Jennifer (October 21, 2004). "Mayor Urges All to Put Fume Detectors in Homes". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  86. ^ "Union leader Lord Chapple dead". BBC News. October 20, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  87. ^ "Kenneth Iverson: Charismatic mathematician who invented the APL computer programming language". The Times. November 5, 2004. Archived from the original on February 8, 2007. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  88. ^ "Paul Nitze: Veteran strategist of US Cold War policy". The Times. October 22, 2004. Archived from the original on August 16, 2011. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  89. ^ "The Hon. Calvin Woodrow Ruck". Parliament of Canada. Retrieved February 8, 2019.
  90. ^ Mooney, Jake (July 11, 2008). "Remembering the Glory Days of Billiards". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  91. ^ Sisario, Ben (October 27, 2004). "Greg Shaw, 55, Rock Enthusiast Who Loved Underground Music, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved February 14, 2019.
  92. ^ Reed, Christopher (December 6, 2004). "Lewis Urry". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  93. ^ "Belarusian Journalist Stabbed To Death In Minsk". Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. AFP/AP. October 21, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  94. ^ Shapiro, Harvey (October 22, 2004). "Anthony Hecht, a Formalist Poet, Dies at 81". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  95. ^ Goldstein, Richard (October 23, 2004). "Chuck Hiller, 70, First in N.L. to Hit Series Grand Slam, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  96. ^ "Tevfik Gelenbe'yi kaybettik". Radikal.com (in Turkish). October 20, 2004. Archived from the original on May 22, 2011. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  97. ^ "Columnist Lynda Lee-Potter dies". BBC News. October 20, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  98. ^ Perrone, Pierre (December 10, 2004). "C. P. Spencer Motown singer". The Independent, London. Retrieved February 17, 2019.
  99. ^ "Thousands mourn Hamas chief". BBC News. October 22, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  100. ^ Sharifa Alkhateeb, Feminist Within Islam, Dies at 58
  101. ^ Nowlin, Bill. "Jim Bucher". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
  102. ^ "USC Annenberg mourns death of Everett Rogers". USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. October 22, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  103. ^ "Boston police accept 'full responsibility' in death of Red Sox fan". CNN. October 22, 2004. Archived from the original on May 19, 2011. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  104. ^ Bayot, Jennifer (October 26, 2004). "Samuel L. Gravely Jr., 82, First Black Admiral in Navy, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  105. ^ "Leuba, Jean-François". Dictionnaire historique de la Suisse (in French). Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  106. ^ Yang, Sarah (October 27, 2004). "Lawrence Stark, professor emeritus of physiological optics and engineering, dies at 78". University of California, Berkeley. Retrieved February 18, 2019.
  107. ^ "Katherine Victor (1923–2004)". IMDb. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  108. ^ Cowtipper (December 29, 2011). "Jim McDonald". Baseball Fever.com. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  109. ^ "Robert Merrill, a Favorite Baritone at the Met for 30 Years, Is Dead at 87". The New York Times. October 26, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  110. ^ "Bill Nicholson". The Daily Telegraph. October 25, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  111. ^ Fox, Margalit (October 28, 2004). "George Silk, 87, Life Magazine Photographer, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  112. ^ Smith, Marty (February 3, 2005). "Dorton took much with him, left much behind". NASCAR.com. Archived from the original on February 5, 2005. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  113. ^ "Bethany Goldsmith – Profile / Obituary". All-American Girls Professional Baseball League. Retrieved April 10, 2019.
  114. ^ Harris, Mike (October 26, 2004). "Racing community mourns with Hendrick". USA Today. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  115. ^ McFadden, Robert D. (October 25, 2004). "Cardinal James A. Hickey of Washington Dies at 84". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  116. ^ "MAAJA RANNIKU". Chessgames.com. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  117. ^ Herbert Schilling, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-09.
  118. ^ "Mazzone, A. David". Federal Judicial Center. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  119. ^ "Former Union minister dead". The Times of India. TNN. October 26, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  120. ^ "Legendary radio DJ John Peel dies". BBC News. October 26, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  121. ^ Goldstein, Richard (October 28, 2004). "Bobby Avila, 78, One of the First Prominent Latin Major Leaguers". The New York Times. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  122. ^ "Russ Derry". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 2, 2019.
  123. ^ "Paul Iams, 89; Dog Food Salesman Built Pet Foods Firm". Los Angeles Times. November 5, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  124. ^ "Fred Paine". Basketball-Reference.com. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  125. ^ Cochrane, Ethel (November 2, 2004). "The Late Al Clouston". Senate of Canada. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  126. ^ "Hermione Lady Cobbold". The Daily Telegraph. November 8, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  127. ^ Olavi Laaksonen
  128. ^ Freedland, Michael (November 11, 2004). "Lester Lanin". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  129. ^ Lars Nordwall, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-04.
  130. ^ Marwell Periotti, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-05.
  131. ^ Vickery, Tim (November 1, 2004). "Tragedy strikes Brazilian game". BBC News. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  132. ^ Morgan, Janet (November 20, 2004). "Rosalind Hicks: The daughter of Agatha Christie". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  133. ^ Lewis, Mike (November 11, 2004). "Jimmy McLarnin: Two-time welterweight world champion". The Guardian. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  134. ^ "Gil Melle Dies". JazzTimes. November 2, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  135. ^ Saweard, Lesley (October 29, 2004). "Graham Roberts: Gamekeeper George Barford in 'The Archers'". The Independent. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  136. ^ Bayot, Jennifer (December 14, 2004). "George S. Schairer, Aerodynamics Expert, Dies at 91". The New York Times. Retrieved February 9, 2019.
  137. ^ Holley, Joe (November 2, 2004). "Theodore Taylor Dies; Tried To Redirect Nuclear Power". The Washington Post. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  138. ^ "Obituary: William E. (Ed) Wallace". University Times. November 11, 2004. Archived from the original on July 20, 2011. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  139. ^ "Charles F. Wheeler, 88; Did Cinematography for 'Tora! Tora! Tora!'". Los Angeles Times. November 3, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  140. ^ "Obituary: Princess Alice". BBC News. October 30, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  141. ^ "Jacinto João". EU Football Database. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  142. ^ "Beheaded Japanese to be flown home". CNN. October 31, 2004. Archived from the original on October 9, 2012. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  143. ^ Carter, Ellsworth (October 30, 2004). "Edward Oliver Leblanc, former Dominica premier, dead at 81". Associated Press. Archived from the original on November 6, 2012. Retrieved March 14, 2018 – via Highbeam Research.
  144. ^ "Vaughn Meader, Satirist Of Kennedy Family, Dies". The Washington Post. Associated Press. November 1, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  145. ^ "Gerard Norton, VC: Infantryman whose lone attacks captured German Gothic Line strongpoints in Italy in August 1944". The Times. November 2, 2004. Archived from the original on July 24, 2008. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  146. ^ "Peter Twinn: Mathematician and codebreaker at Blethcley Park who became the first Briton to unravel a German Enigma message". The Times. November 24, 2004. Archived from the original on February 27, 2007. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  147. ^ "Dame Phyllis Frost dies, aged 87". The Age. AAP. October 31, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  148. ^ "Eesti in brief". The Baltic Times. November 1, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  149. ^ Vallance, Tom (November 4, 2004). "Peggy Ryan: Dancing partner of Donald O'Connor". The Independent. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  150. ^ Martin, Douglas (November 7, 2004). "A Man of Many Words, David Shulman Dies at 91". The New York Times. Retrieved February 15, 2019.
  151. ^ Eddie Straiton
  152. ^ "Don Briscoe". IMDb. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  153. ^ "Sir David Gore-Booth". The Daily Telegraph. November 4, 2004. Retrieved March 14, 2018.
  154. ^ Valentin Nikolayev, Sports-Reference / Olympic Sports. Retrieved 2019-02-04.
  155. ^ "Helen Papanikolas BA'39". Alumni Association, The University of Utah. Retrieved February 4, 2019.
  156. ^ "Russell Earl Reinke". Parliament of Canada. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
  157. ^ Topsfield, Jewel; Gray, Darren (November 2, 2004). "Tributes for ex-minister Marie Tehan". The Age. Retrieved December 13, 2017.