Deaths in January 2017

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The following is a list of notable deaths in January 2017. For notable deaths of other months in 2017, please see "Months".

  • Each listing of a death must have a source. If no reference is included, the death notice will be removed. The following are the requirements of adding a name to the list in its order: name, age, nationality, what the person is known for, cause of death (if known) and most importantly a source.

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Tony Atkinson
1944 – 2017
Hilarion Capucci
1922 – 2017
John Berger
1926 – 2017
Albert Brewer
1928 – 2017
Igor Volk
1937 – 2017
Heinz Billing
1914 – 2017
Milt Schmidt
1918 – 2017
Tullio De Mauro
1932 – 2017
Francine York
1936 – 2017
Mário Soares
1924 – 2017
James Mancham
1939 – 2017
Roman Herzog
1934 – 2017
Oliver Smithies
1925 – 2017
Tommy Allsup
1931 – 2017
Graham Taylor
1944 – 2017
Lord Snowdon
1930 – 2017
Udo Ulfkotte
1960 – 2017
Zhou Youguang
1906 – 2017
Aleksandr Ezhevsky
1915 – 2017
Jimmy Snuka
1943 – 2017
Eugene Cernan
1934 – 2017
Peter Abrahams
1919 – 2017
Roberta Peters
1930 – 2017
Harry J. Middleton
1921 – 2017
Veljo Tormis
1930 – 2017
József Torgyán
1932 – 2017
Yordano Ventura
1991 – 2017
Gorden Kaye
1941 – 2017
Butch Trucks
1947 – 2017
John Hurt
1940 – 2017
Mary Tyler Moore
1936 – 2017
Mike Connors
1925 – 2017
Emmanuelle Riva
1927 – 2017
Lennart Nilsson
1922 – 2017
Ion Ungureanu
1935 – 2017
Aito Mäkinen
1927 – 2017
John Wetton
1949 – 2017

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  1. The economist who battled against inequality has died
  2. Archbishop of Jerusalem in Exile Hilarion Capucci passes away
  3. Aleksander Jackowski nie żyje. Antropolog, znawca sztuki naiwnej, miał 96 lat (in Polish)
  4. Ex-Manila mayor, PSC chair Mel Lopez; 81
  5. Falleció Memo Morales durante un concierto de fin de año (in Spanish)
  6. Former Justice Minister Yaakov Neeman passes away
  7. Burundi minister shot dead in Bujumbura
  8. Derek Parfit (1942-2017)
  9. Jeremy Stone, arms-control advocate who led activist science group, dies at 81
  10. Zmarł Bogdan Tuszyński (in Polish)
  11. Creator of 'Lao Fu Zi' comic Alfonso Wong dies
  12. Vanves : citoyen d’honneur de la ville, le journaliste René Ballet est mort (in French)
  13. Muere John Berger, escritor, pintor y crítico de arte británico (in Spanish)
  14. Albert Brewer, Alabama's 47th governor, dies at age 88
  15. Mort de François Chérèque, ancien secrétaire général de la CFDT (in French)
  16. Former Star religion editor and columnist Tom Harpur dead at 87
  17. Former Navy SEAL Richard “Mack” Machowicz Passes Away After Long Battle with Cancer
  18. Ушел из жизни чемпион Европы по футболу Виктор Царев (in Russian)
  19. Doctor Who News: Rodney Bennett 1935-2017
  20. Lt Gen Martin L. Brandtner Ret. Usmc
  21. Umro Ivo Brešan: Legendarni hrvatski književnik, scenarist i pedagog preminuo u 81. godini (in Croatian)
  22. Michael Murray Buchanan Obituary
  23. Charles J. Colgan, longest-serving member of the Virginia Senate, dies at 90
  24. ザ・ガードマンなど 名脇役の神山繁さん死去 (in Japanese)
  25. Jewish Bletchley Park code-breaker dies aged 97
  26. Ушел из жизни Игорь Петрович Волк (in Russian)
  27. Former Finance Min. passes away
  28. Computerpionier Heinz Billing ist tot (in German)
  29. Sitar maestro Ustad Abdul Halim dead
  30. Jordi Pagans Monsalvatje (in Spanish)
  31. È morto Ezio Pascutti, eroe dell'ultimo scudetto: lutto cittadino a Bologna (in Italian)
  32. Georges Prêtre, le plus viennois des chefs d’orchestre, est mort (in French)
  33. Bruins legend Milt Schmidt dies at 98
  34. Sir Douglas Wass obituary
  35. Wayne Westner dies in hostage drama
  36. Ушел из жизни бывший ректор НГУ Спартак Беляев (in Russian)
  37. Décès de Geori Boué : l’une des plus grandes sopranos françaises nous quitte à l’âge de 98 ans (in French)
  38. È morto Tullio De Mauro, il più grande linguista italiano. Cultura in lutto (in Italian)
  39. Author Paul Goble dies at 83
  40. Perth Heat baseball legend Greg Jelks dies, aged 55
  41. Stanley Russ, longtime senator from Conway, dies
  42. Ealing vicarage rape victim Jill Saward dies
  43. Justice C. G. Weeramantry passes away
  44. Former State Sen. and Lexington Mayor John Wightman Passes
  45. כדורגלן העבר ירון בן דב הלך לעולמו בגיל 46 (in Hebrew)
  46. Les passed on January 6th 2017
  47. Falleció el expresidente interino de Venezuela, Octavio Lepage (in Spanish)
  48. Fallece el internacional Ramoní, jugador del Sevilla de los años 50 (in Spanish)
  49. Last heir to former Ottoman Empire, Prince Bayezid Osman dies at age 92
  50. Murió el escritor Ricardo Piglia (in Spanish)
  51. Om Puri, veteran film actor, dies at 66
  52. SeaWorld orca Tilikum who killed trainer dies
  53. Gold Coast fans mourning the death of former Chargers forward Gavin Whittaker
  54. Francine York, Alluring Actress of the 1960s, Dies at 80
  55. Elias Zelkha
  56. First Female Prime Minister Of The Netherlands Antilles Has Died
  57. John Deely: The Loss of a Dear Friend
  58. An Obituary to an Outstanding Sanskrit Scholar: Ramanuja Devanathan
  59. Cuban Interior Minister Fernandez Godin Dies
  60. Columnist Nat Hentoff dies at 91
  61. Zmarł Jerzy Kossela, współzałożyciel Czerwonych Gitar (in Polish)
  62. E' morto a 91 anni Lelio Lagorio. Fu il primo presidente della Toscana e poi ministro della difesa (in Italian)
  63. Mário Soares, former prime minister of Portugal, dies aged 92
  64. Zmarł historyk prof. Lech Trzeciakowski (in Polish)
  65. Buddy Bregman, Famed Arranger, Composer and Producer, Dies at 86
  66. Former minister Klaib Fawaz passes away
  67. Le ténor suédois Nicolai Gedda est mort (in French)
  68. The IJN mourns the loss of Miriam H. Goldberg
  69. Roy Innis, conservative civil rights crusader who embraced gun rights, dies at 82
  70. Ex- Niger governor Kure dies in Germany
  71. Seychelles Founding President passed away
  72. Преминула Јованка Николић Зивлак (in Serbian)
  73. Iran's ex-President Rafsanjani dies at 82
  74. Singer-songwriter Peter Sarstedt dies aged 75
  75. Tributes paid to former Newham MP Nigel Spearing
  76. Profesor Zygmunt Bauman nie żyje. Miał 92 lata
  77. Michael Chamberlain dies from complications of leukaemia
  78. Abruzzo, addio ad Ugo Crescenzi: fu il primo presidente della Regione (in Italian)
  79. Ulf Dinkelspiel död (in Swedish)
  80. Paralympic Movement mourns the passing of Bob McCullough OAM
  81. علی شریعتمداری درگذشت(in Persian)
  82. Warren Allen Smith, author of 'Who's Who in Hell,' is dead
  83. Claude Steiner Ph.D.
  84. PM pays tribute to former Liberal senator
  85. Hiag Akmakjian Obituary
  86. Ronald Carlile Buxton
  87. Strip Headliner Buddy Greco Dies At 90
  88. Roman Herzog ist tot (in German)
  89. Clare Hollingworth dies aged 105: Telegraph correspondent who broke the news of World War II passes away in Hong Kong
  90. Zmarł Ryszard Parulski (in Polish)
  91. Morto Manlio Rocchetti, truccatore premio Oscar (in Italian)
  92. Tony Rosato, veteran of SCTV and Saturday Night Live, dead at 62
  93. Oliver Smithies, Carolina’s first Nobel laureate, passes away at 91
  94. Local Stanley Cup Champion passes away
  95. Tommy Allsup, guitarist who toured with Buddy Holly, dies
  96. Beatles poster artist Tony Booth dies aged 83
  97. Prominent philanthropist and arts patron James Fairfax dies
  98. Farewell to IJFL
  99. Three-time Grand National winning jockey Brian Fletcher dies at the age of 69
  100. Mort de Claude Lebey, fondateur du guide gastronomique éponyme (in French)
  101. Ушел из жизни замечательный учёный, профессор Непримеров Николай Николаевич (in Russian)
  102. Sarawak Chief Minister dies of heart attack
  103. Governor Sindh Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui passes away
  104. Ex-international François ‘Swat’ Van der Elst overleden
  105. Addio all'antropologo e scrittore Giulio Angioni (in Italian)
  106. Singer Meir Banai dies at 55
  107. Exorcist writer William Peter Blatty dies aged 89
  108. Political expert Professor Anthony King dies aged 82
  109. Louisville news legend Milton Metz dies at 95
  110. Ушел из жизни экс-руководитель Ставрополья Всеволод Мураховский (in Russian)
  111. Frank Spellman
  112. Graham Taylor: Former England manager dies at 72
  113. E' morto il cardinale Gilberto Agustoni
  114. Lord Snowdon dies aged 86
  115. Walter Benz : Traueranzeige (in German)
  116. Hans Berliner, Master Chess Player and Programmer, Dies at 87
  117. Mark Fisher, influential music writer and theorist known as K-Punk, has died
  118. Dick Gautier, Hymie the Robot on 'Get Smart,' Dies at 85
  119. Murió Horacio Guarany (in Spanish)
  120. Sir John Hanson 1938-2017
  121. John Jacobs dies: European Tour founder and former Ryder Cup captain was 91
  122. 'Magic' Alex Mardas, Sham Technological 'Guru' to the Beatles, Dies at 74
  123. Former Ravens president David Modell dies from cancer
  124. Conductor Anton Nanut dies
  125. Publizist und Zeitzeuge Ari Rath gestorben (in German)
  126. Infamous Philly Mob Boss “Little Nicky” Scarfo Dies At Age 87
  127. Udo Ulfkotte: Umstrittener Publizist und ehemaliger FAZ-Journalist ist tot (in German)
  128. Former Punjab Chief Minister Surjit Singh Barnala passes away, aged 91
  129. Actor Barry Cassin has passed away, aged 92
  130. Royal Court Announces Death of Prince Mohammed bin Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud
  131. Ушел из жизни Эльдар Кулиев (in Russian)
  132. Früherer DKP-Vorsitzender Herbert Mies gestorben
  133. Author of California histories and former State Librarian Kevin Starr dies at 76
  134. Famous rapper Yama Buddha no more
  135. “汉语拼音之父”周有光去世 享年112岁 (in Chinese)
  136. Ciel Bergman | 1938 - 2017
  137. Babette Cole obituary
  138. Sad news: Leading Australian conductor has died, at 70
  139. Умер почетный гражданин Иркутской области Александр Ежевский (in Russian)
  140. Key peace process figure Dermot Gallagher dies at 72
  141. 江苏省委原书记韩培信在南京逝世,享年97岁 (in Chinese)
  142. Vicki Lansky, beloved author of more than 30 parenting books, has died
  143. New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Pastor Eddie Long has died
  144. Former Secretary of State David Poythress passes away
  145. WWE HALL OF FAMER JIMMY SNUKA PASSES AWAY
  146. Nie żyje Jan Szczepański, mistrz olimpijski w boksie (in Polish)
  147. Singer-songwriter Greg Trooper dead at 61
  148. Football: Former Singapore international Amin Nasir, 48, dies after battle with cancer
  149. Remembering Gene Cernan
  150. William Hilliard, former Oregonian editor, dies at 89
  151. Franz Jarnach aus „Dittsche" erlag einem Herzinfarkt | „Schildkröte" ist tot (in German)
  152. WA energy pioneer, Peter Jones, dies, aged 83
  153. V 93 letech zemřel bývalý politický vězeň a skaut Jiří Navrátil (in Czech)
  154. Charles "Bobo" Shaw 1947-2017
  155. Steve Wright of the Greg Kihn Band Dies
  156. Former Chief Justice MM Ruhul Amin dies
  157. Brenda Barnes, Former Sara Lee CEO and Hero to Working Moms, Dies at 63
  158. PHILIP BOND RIP – THE DALEKS GUEST STAR DIES AGED 82
  159. Colo, the first gorilla born in human care, passes away at age 60
  160. E' morto Mario Fasino, presidente della Regione negli anni Settanta (in Italian)
  161. Obituary in Luxemburger Wort, 20 January 2017, p. 75
  162. Prof Steven Plaut passed away earlier today
  163. Robert J. Timlin, Inland's first federal judge, dies at age 84
  164. James S. Vlasto, Adviser to New York Politicians, Dies at 82
  165. Daniel Vischer ist tot (in German)
  166. Long-Time Journalist Peter Abrahams Dies At 97
  167. Longtime pitching coach Adams dies at 95
  168. Yosl Bergner dead at 96
  169. Ion Besoiu a murit. Actorul avea 85 de ani (in Romanian)
  170. Former Delaware Governor, Dover Downs Founder David P. Buckson Passes Away
  171. Tribute to the late Ex-PM Obed Dlamini
  172. Rachael Heyhoe Flint dies aged 77
  173. Johnny Little
  174. Adult Industry Legend William Margold Passes Away
  175. Roberta Peters, Soprano With a Dramatic Entrance, Dies at 86
  176. Akademik Cəlal Allahverdiyev vəfat edib (in Azerbaijani)
  177. Wayne Barrett, Fierce Muckraker at The Village Voice, Dies at 71
  178. 'Lambada' singer Loalwa Braz found dead in Brazil: Police
  179. Miguel Ferrer, ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ Star, Dies at 61
  180. Former Louth TD Eddie Filgate passes away aged 101
  181. Mike Kellie (The Only Ones, Spooky Tooth drummer ) RIP
  182. Striptekenaar Jan Kruis (83) overleden (in Dutch)
  183. Oud-Ajacied Ger van Mourik overleden (in Dutch)
  184. Legendary Miami Herald sports columnist Edwin Pope dies at 88
  185. Walter Streuli Obituary
  186. H. Boyd Woodruff, Microbiologist Who Paved Way for Antibiotics, Dies at 99
  187. Plane carrying Brazil Supreme Court judge crashes into sea
  188. Hans Breukhoven (Free Record Shop) overleden (in Dutch)
  189. Bill "Moose" Fischer (1927 - 2017)
  190. Government says High Peace Council chief dies
  191. Zum Tod von Klaus Huhn, Sportjournalist und ND-Redakteur der ersten Stunde (in German)
  192. Head of Confederation of Political Prisoners Naděžda Kavalírová dies at 93
  193. Charlie Liteky, who gave back his Medal of Honor, dies
  194. Harry Middleton, former LBJ speechwriter, presidential library director dies at 95
  195. Byron Dobell, Whose Editing Helped Change Journalism, Dies at 89
  196. Georgian Iranologist Jamshid Giunashvili dies at 86
  197. Turgut Özal'ın ilk Dışişleri Bakanı Vahit Halefoğlu vefat etti (in Turkish)
  198. The Roches’ Maggie Roche Dead at 65
  199. Скончался эстонский композитор Вельо Тормис (in Russian)
  200. Film and Comic Artist John Watkiss Dies
  201. Communications researcher Dan Caspi passes away
  202. Legendary Ankara football club chair İlhan Cavcav dies at 81
  203. 陳玉梅50歲病逝 曾連任多屆北市議員 (in Chinese)
  204. Si è spento a 96 anni Giovanni Corrieri (in Italian)
  205. Dansk skuespiller er død (in Danish)
  206. Șah: Marea maestră Cristina Foișor a murit duminică, la vârsta de 49 de ani
  207. Moshe Gershuni, 'the soul of Israeli art,' dies at 80
  208. Can Drummer Jaki Liebezeit Dead at 78
  209. Urdu poet and lyricist Naqsh Lyallpuri passes away
  210. Andy Marte dies at 33 in car crash
  211. Japanese arcade pioneer, ‘Father of Pac-Man’ dies at 91
  212. Emigre columnist Lev Navrozov, 88, sought to awaken American minds
  213. Meghalt Torgyán József - Ezt gondoljuk a legendáról (in Hungarian)
  214. Royals right-hander Yordano Ventura, 25, killed in car crash
  215. Overend Watts RIP
  216. Rudolf Wille : Traueranzeige (in German)
  217. Spanish Singer Bimba Bose Dies at 41
  218. Former under 23 world champion Dmytro Grabovskyy dies at 31
  219. Former Redskins Quarterback Ralph Guglielmi Dies At 83
  220. 'Allo 'Allo! star Gorden Kaye dies at 75
  221. Nekrolog: Et liv i bogens tjeneste er slut for Erland Kolding (in Danish)
  222. TCC Group Chairman Koo Cheng-yun dies at 62
  223. Preminuo Boško Krunić (in Serbian)
  224. Ruth Samuelson, former lawmaker, dies at 56
  225. Former Waterloo MP Andrew Telegdi dies at age 70
  226. Telstar-icoon Fred André overleden (in Dutch)
  227. Former Rochester Mayor Chuck Canfield Dies
  228. Former Dallas Mayor Bob Folsom, who helped bring Reunion Arena, NBA, new DMA to city, dies at 89
  229. Gil Ray 1956-2017
  230. Butch Trucks Dies at 69
  231. Falleció el exdelantero de la Roja y goleador de Primera División Carlos Verdejo (in Spanish)
  232. Chuck Weyant, oldest Indy 500 starter, dies at 93
  233. Nhớ GS Đinh Xuân Lâm, một trong 'tứ trụ' của sử Việt (in Vietnamese)
  234. Nigerian Literary Icon, Buchi Emecheta Passes On Aged 72
  235. Robert Garcia Dies at 84; Bronx Congressman Undone by Scandal
  236. Stage and Screen Actor Kevin Geer Passes Away
  237. John Hurt, Oscar-Nominated Star of 'The Elephant Man,' Dies at 77 (Report)
  238. Internationally acclaimed Swedish fashion designer dies
  239. Harry Mathews, 1930–2017
  240. Jack Mendelsohn, R.I.P.
  241. Mary Tyler Moore, Who Incarnated the Modern Woman on TV, Dies at 80
  242. Siewert Öholm död (in Swedish)
  243. Longtime Quebec MP Marcel Prud'homme passes away
  244. Charles Reis Felix Obituary
  245. Human rights 'founding father', Sir Nigel Rodley, dies
  246. Une pionnière nous a quittés (in French)
  247. Mike Connors, ‘Mannix’ Star, Dies at 91
  248. Former Labour MP Tam Dalyell dies
  249. Barbara Hale, who played Della Street on ‘Perry Mason,’ dies at 94
  250. Russian Ambassador to India Alexander Kadakin dies of heart failure
  251. Addio a Luciano Ravaglia, pioniere della lotta alla poliomelite nel mondo (in Italian)
  252. Death of Dame Laurie Salas
  253. Ruhrgebiets-Legende Michael Tönnies ist tot (in German)
  254. Wim Anderiesen junior (85) overleden (in Dutch)
  255. Умер первый глава ЛНР Валерий Болотов (in Russian)
  256. Henry-Louis de La Grange est mort, disparition du plus grand spécialiste de Gustav Mahler (in French)
  257. Broadway’s Superman Bob Holiday Passes Away
  258. Почина легендата във вдигането на тежести Атанас Киров (in Bulgarian)
  259. Brunhilde Pomsel, secretary to Nazi propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels, dies at 106
  260. Emmanuelle Riva, French icon who starred in Amour, dies aged 89
  261. Art Rosenfeld, California’s godfather of energy efficiency, dies at 90
  262. Linfield and Rangers goalscoring legend Billy Simpson dies
  263. Morta Gisella Sofio, la 'signorina snob' del cinema (in Italian)
  264. Former BBC chairman Sir Christopher Bland dies
  265. Passings: Bobby Freeman (1939 - 2017)
  266. Mr. Gabriel Perrodin
  267. Obituary of Sang Chul Lee
  268. Many Clouds, former Grand National winner, dies moments after beating Thistlecrack at Cheltenham
  269. The Department Mourns Professor John N. Mather *67, 1942–2016
  270. Bharati Mukherjee, Writer of Immigrant Life, Dies at 76
  271. Former BLACK SABBATH Keyboardist GEOFF NICHOLLS Dies After Battle With Lung Cancer
  272. Lennart Nilsson död (in Swedish)
  273. Oscar-winning sound guru Richard Portman dies at 82
  274. Windsor war veteran and recipient of Distinguished Service Medal dies at age 95
  275. Dan Spiegle, R.I.P.
  276. Darryl Sutton, North Melbourne premiership player, passes away aged 64
  277. Пайшоў з жыцця Аляксандр Ціхановіч (in Belarusian)
  278. Gay author, historian Stuart Timmons dead at 60
  279. Doliu în Republica Moldova. S-a stins din viață actorul și ex-ministrul Culturii, Ion Ungureanu (in Romanian)
  280. Judopionier Gouweleeuw overleden (in Dutch)
  281. Howard Frank Mosher, Who Reimagined The Northeast Kingdom, Dies
  282. Morgantown native, Lt. Gen. Perroots, dies
  283. Elkin Ramirez, Colombia's 'Rock Titan' and Leader of Kraken, Dies at 54
  284. MARTA BECKET, WHO MADE AMARGOSA OPERA HOUSE FAMOUS, DIES AT 92
  285. Tanzania: Keeper Burhan Death Shocks Football Fraternity
  286. Eisenhower staffer Carmen Bozak, Army's first Puerto Rican woman, dead at 97
  287. Eiður Svanberg Guðnason látinn (in Icelandic)
  288. Aito Mäkinen in memoriam (in Finnish)
  289. Retired state Supreme Court Justice Ramil dies at 70
  290. Former U.S. Rep. Thomas Barlow passes away
  291. Dödsdömd i Danmark efter kriget, nu avliden i Vessigebro (in Swedish)
  292. Man and Iceberg guitarist Deke Leonard dies at the age of 72
  293. Rao's owner Frank Pellegrino dead at 72
  294. Family confirms Toronto filmmaker Rob Stewart dead after dive in Florida
  295. John Wetton, frontman for Asia and key prog rock figure, dies aged 67
  296. Sumo: Former komusubi Tokitenku dies at 37

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