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Deaths in August 2014

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The following is a list of notable deaths in August 2014. For notable deaths before the current month, please see "Previous months".

  • Name, age, country of citizenship and reason for notability, cause of death, reference (must be added) are added.

August 2014[change | change source]

Barbara Prammer 1954-2014
James Brady 1940-2014
Jesse Leonard Steinfeld 1927-2014
John Woodland Hastings 1927-2014
Menahem Golan 1929-2014
Robin Williams 1951-2014
Lauren Bacall 1924-2014
Eduardo Campos 1965-2014
Jay Adams 1961-2014
Jan Ekier 1913-2014
Jim Jeffords 1934-2014
B. K. S. Iyengar 1918-2014
Emmanuel Kriaras 1906-2014
U. R. Ananthamurthy 1932-2014
Richard Attenborough 1923-2014
Peret 1935-2014
Jacques Friedel 1921-2014
Stan Goldberg 1932-2014

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References[change | change source]

  1. Former Radio 1 DJ Mike Smith dies aged 59
  2. Rod de'Ath dies
  3. Charles Payne Obituary
  4. Умер Валентин Белькеви (in Russian)
  5. Forfatter Jan Roar Leikvoll er død (in Norwegian)
  6. وفاة الفنان المصري سعيد صالح عن عمر ناهز 76 عاما (in Arabic)
  7. 'American Idol' Finalist Michael Johns Dead at Age 35
  8. Suomessa asunut huippudekkaristi Jim Thompson on kuollut Archived 2014-08-11 at the Wayback Machine (in Finnish)
  9. "Van Wieren, longtime Braves broadcaster, dies". Archived from the original on 2014-08-08. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  10. EILT-AVISO: Nationalratspräsidentin Barbara Prammer verstorben (in German)
  11. Rest in God's peace and love, Lydia
  12. RIP Miangul Aurangzeb: The last symbol of Swat’s royal family fades away
  13. Mort de Christian Frémont, ancien directeur de cabinet de Nicolas Sarkozy (in French)
  14. Former White House Press Secretary James Brady Dead at 73
  15. Transportation historian George W. Hilton dies
  16. Canadian actor Walter Massey dies at 85
  17. Stem-Cell Scientist Linked With Retracted Studies Dies
  18. В Москве скончался писатель Владимир Орлов, автор "Альтиста Данилова" (in Russian)
  19. "'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' Star Marilyn Burns Dies at 65".[permanent dead link]
  20. U.S. General Is Killed in Attack at Afghan Base, Officials Say
  21. Surgeon General who fought tobacco dies at 87
  22. Obituary: Chapman Pincher
  23. Дмитрий Викторович Аносов (in Russian)
  24. "Scott Ciencin, author and film festival promoter, dies". Archived from the original on 2014-08-09. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  25. Cartoonist Pran Kumar Sharma, creator of Chacha Chaudhary, dies
  26. Rederietstjärnan Hans V Engström död (in Swedish)
  27. Vom Alltag in der Etappe (in German)
  28. Veteran Marathi actress Smita Talwalkar passes away at 59
  29. J. W. Hastings, 87, a pioneer in bioluminescence dies
  30. Disparition brutale de Julien Fourgeaud : la vallée de l’Arve endeuillée (in French)
  31. "Former chief justice, Denys Williams, passes away". Archived from the original on 2014-08-08. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  32. Former Seminole football coach Moss dies
  33. "Mendoza mayor, Víctor Fayad, dies at 59". Archived from the original on 2020-10-29. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  34. Sopraan Cristina Deutekom (82) overleden (in Dutch)
  35. Claude BERTRAND Obituary
  36. Belfast biking world champ Ralf Bryans dies at 72
  37. Something About Mary actor, Danny Murphy, dies aged 59
  38. Menachem Golan, who headed Cannon films, dies at 85
  39. Game of Thrones actor JJ Murphy dies just four days into filming TV series
  40. Australian composer Peter Sculthorpe has died aged 85
  41. Ed Nelson, TV and film actor from New Orleans, dies at 85
  42. Former Dynamo Kiev midfielder Andrei Bal dies
  43. "Charles Keating dies at the age of 72". Archived from the original on 2014-08-10. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  44. "RIP Jerome Ehlers". Archived from the original on 2014-09-11. Retrieved 2014-09-10.
  45. Dame Kathleen Ollerenshaw former Lord Mayor of Manchester dies aged 101
  46. "Actor Shrestha's body to arrive tomorrow". Archived from the original on 2014-08-11. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  47. The Riordans actress Ann Rowan has died
  48. "Former goalkeeper great, Vladimir Beara, dies at 85". Archived from the original on 2014-10-14. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  49. Robin Williams Found Dead in Possible Suicide
  50. Father Raymond Gravel, outspoken social activist, dies
  51. Nie żyje "Kika", gwiazda Piwnicy pod Baranami (in Polish)
  52. Joe Viskocil, Visual Effects Guru on 'Star Wars' Films, Dies at 63
  53. Lauren Bacall Dead - Dies at 89
  54. Murió el ex campeón olímpico de boxeo Abel Laudonio (in Spanish)
  55. "Obituary: Arlene Martel". Archived from the original on 2015-05-09. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  56. "Brazil presidential candidate Campos killed in plane crash: GloboNews". Reuters. Archived from the original on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2017-08-31.
  57. Bruce Smith IV (1945 - 2014) Obituary
  58. Fallece Columba Domínguez, estrella del cine mexicano Archived 2014-08-16 at the Wayback Machine (in Spanish)
  59. Stephen Lee, Character Actor in 'Burlesque,' 'The Negotiator,' Dies at 58
  60. Murió Mariana Briski (in Spanish)
  61. Dogtown 'Z Boys' Jay Adams Dead, dies of heart attack
  62. Former colorful Idaho representative, George V. Hansen, dies at 83[permanent dead link]
  63. Obituary of James Cama
  64. Obituary Notice: J. Freeman Gilbert, Leading Scripps Oceanography Geophysicist
  65. The world’s foremost Chopin authority died today, aged 100
  66. Journalist und Autor: Peter Scholl-Latour ist tot (in German)
  67. Former RI Congressman Fernand St Germain has died
  68. Le chanteur Pierre Vassiliu est mort (in French)
  69. Wolfgang Leonhard tot
  70. Børre Knudsen er død Archived 2019-06-20 at the Wayback Machine (in Norwegian)
  71. Former Mayor Sophie Masloff Dies At 96
  72. Ger van Elk, Nederlands boegbeeld conceptuele kunst, overleden (73) (in Dutch)
  73. Former U.S. Senator Jim Jeffords has died
  74. Don Pardo, the Booming Voice of 'Saturday Night Live,' Dies at 96
  75. Lengyel Levente (1933–2014)
  76. Gordon Faber, respected former mayor of Hillsboro, dead at 83
  77. "Squash great Hashim Khan dies Monday night". The Washington Post. Archived from the original on 2014-08-19. Retrieved 2017-08-31.
  78. سیمین بهبهانی درگذشت (in Persian)
  79. "Filmmaker Odessa Sathyan is No More". Archived from the original on 2014-08-22. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  80. Candida Lycett Green obituary
  81. James Wright Foley, Kidnapped Journalist, Apparently Executed by ISIS
  82. "Palestinian poet Samih al-Qasim dies at 75". Archived from the original on 2014-08-21. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  83. Brian G. Hutton, Director of 'Kelly's Heroes' and 'Where Eagles Dare,' Dies at 79
  84. Deborah Sussman dies at 83; L.A. designer known for bold use of color
  85. Executive producer Tom Pevsner has died
  86. Yoga guru B. K. S. Iyengar passes away
  87. "Painter Sava Stojkov dies". Archived from the original on 2014-08-26. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  88. Умер социолог, культуролог, переводчик Борис Дубин (in Russian)
  89. The New Times: Не стало Антона Буслова(in Russian)
  90. Former Irish Prime Minister Albert Reynolds dies
  91. Gerry Anderson: Broadcaster dies after long illness
  92. "Serial Killer Robert Hansen Dies in Anchorage". Archived from the original on 2016-04-07. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  93. "UPDATE 1-Hamas says Israel killed three top Gaza commanders". Archived from the original on 2014-08-21. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  94. Scottish folk singer Jean Redpath dies
  95. NASA: Former Astronaut Nagel Dies After Illness
  96. Lyndam Gregory obituary
  97. Veteran Kannada writer Anantha Murthy passes away
  98. "Greek lexicorgrapher, Emmanuel Kriaras, dies at 107". Archived from the original on 2014-08-26. Retrieved 2014-08-24.
  99. John Waugh, Institute Professor emeritus, dies at 85
  100. "VALE: PGA Life Member Jack Harris". Archived from the original on 2014-09-03. Retrieved 2014-09-01.
  101. Birgitta Stenberg är död (in Swedish)
  102. Kalvenhaar dies after crash at Méribel World Cup
  103. Dr. William T. Newnham 1923 – 2014
  104. Striker Albert Ebossé dies after being hit by object thrown from stands
  105. Antizionist en Auschwitz-overlever Hajo Meyer (90) overleden (in German)
  106. Zemřel Jindřich Pokorný, překladatel Cyrana z Bergeracu (in Czech)
  107. Jaume Vallcorba, editor humanista, fallece a los 64 años (in Spanish)
  108. "Dan Magill, 'greatest Bulldog ever,' dead at 93". Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2014-09-01.
  109. Ahti Pekkala kuollut - viimeinen puhe lauantai-iltana (in Finnish)
  110. L'ancien ministre communiste Marcel Rigout est mort (in French)
  111. Décès de la baronne Philippine de Rothschild (in French)
  112. Inga Juuso er død (in Norwegian)
  113. Actor Richard Attenborough dies at 90
  114. Aos 86 anos, morre o empresário Antônio Ermírio de Moraes (in Portuguese)
  115. World's 'tallest man' at 8ft 4 inches dies aged 44
  116. Ciclismo in lutto, è morto Alfredo Martini (in Italian)
  117. Tumbleweed's Jason Curley dies suddenly, Australian music community in shock
  118. Ramón Echarren, el último de Tarancón (in Spanish)
  119. Marcel Masse, former Conservative cabinet minister, dead at 78
  120. Christian Bourquin, le président de la Région, est décédé (in French)
  121. 曽根中生氏死去=映画監督 Archived 2014-08-27 at the Wayback Machine (in Japanese)
  122. "Former British High Commissioner To Malaysia Passes Away". Archived from the original on 2014-09-03. Retrieved 2014-09-01.
  123. Long-time art history professor killed in bicycling accident
  124. "Nigeria's oldest Pastor, Samuel Sadela, dies at 114". Archived from the original on 2014-09-01. Retrieved 2014-09-02.
  125. Serieskaparen Lars Mortimer död Archived 2014-09-03 at the Wayback Machine (in Swedish)
  126. На 94-годишна възраст почина големият Валери Петров (in Bulgarian)
  127. Muere a los 79 años el cantante Peret, padre de la rumba catalana (in Spanish)
  128. Death of an Israeli composer
  129. Composer Sandy Wilson dies
  130. Tim "Rawbiz" Williams dies
  131. Sangeren Jan Groth er død (in Norwegian)
  132. Ein prägender deutschsprachiger Kinderbuchschriftsteller: Benno Pludra ist tot Archived 2014-09-03 at the Wayback Machine (in German)
  133. Football. Décès de Jean-François Beltramini, figure du FC Rouen Archived 2014-09-03 at the Wayback Machine (in French)
  134. Victor Stenger, Physicist and Prolific Atheist Author, is Dead at 79
  135. Le physicien français Jacques Friedel est mort mercredi à 93 ans (in French)
  136. Fallece Fernando Zunzunegui (in Spanish)
  137. "Former Rhody hoop coach Jack Kraft dies". Archived from the original on 2019-06-13. Retrieved 2014-09-01.
  138. "Convicted Cold War spy John Walker dies". Archived from the original on 2014-09-03. Retrieved 2014-09-01.
  139. Former Jethro Tull bass player, Glenn Cornick, dies
  140. Muere el actor Roberto Cairo, 'Desi' en la serie Cuéntame cómo pasó (in Spanish)
  141. Bill Kerr - obituary
  142. Folkkäre skådespelaren Brasse Brännström är död
  143. "First WRC champion, Björn Waldegård, dies at the age of 70". Archived from the original on 2014-09-04. Retrieved 2014-09-01.
  144. "Former Merseyside MP, Bob Wareing, has died, aged 84"[permanent dead link]
  145. Local comedian David Bala passes away at age 67
  146. 龍虎さん死去=元小結、タレントでも活躍-73歳 Archived 2014-08-31 at Archive.today (in Japanese)
  147. Historian Bipan Chandra Dies At The Age of 86
  148. Igor Decraene, world junior champion, found dead aged 18
  149. Sir David Mitchell dead: Former Conservative MP and minister dies aged 86
  150. Curcy H. "Bud" Andrews, Jr.
  151. Broadway Vet Victoria Mallory Dies at 64
  152. Ştefan Andrei a murit. Fostul ministru de Externe al României avea 83 de ani (in Romanian)
  153. Telugu filmmaker Bapu is dead
  154. Former Hab Carol Vadnais dead at 68
  155. Jimi Jamison Dead - Survivor Lead Singer Dies at 63
  157. Yves Carcelle dead: Former Louis Vuitton CEO and chairman dies, aged 66