Deaths in March 2015

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The following is a list of notable deaths in March 2015. 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.

March 2015[change | change source]

Minnie Miñoso 1922-2015
Ernest Braun 1925-2015
Sam Simon 1955-2015
Camille Muffat 1989-2015
Terry Pratchett 1948-2015
Valentin Rasputin 1937-2015
Xu Caihou 1943-2015
Malcolm Fraser 1930-2015
Lee Kuan Yew 1923-2015
Dinkha IV 1935-2015
Tomas Tranströmer 1931-2015
Miroslav Ondříček 1934-2015

Previous months[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "White Sox great Minnie Minoso passes away". Archived from the original on 2015-04-03. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  2. Joshua Fishman (1926-2015)
  3. Carel Visser: Sculptor hailed as a master of minimalism who turned metal and concrete into elegant and powerful forms
  4. Dean E. HESS
  5. Muere Francisco González Ledesma, gran exponente de la novela policíaca española (in Spanish)
  6. Dave Mackay of Scotland, Hearts, Tottenham and Derby, dies aged 80
  7. M. Stanton Evans, Pioneer of Conservative Movement, Dies at 80
  8. Lynn Borden Obituary
  9. "Ernest Braun 1925-2015". Archived from the original on 2015-04-02. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  10. "Prof Ninan Koshy dies". Archived from the original on 2015-04-02. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  11. Preminuo Vlada Divljan (in Serbian)
  12. Death of Edward Cardinal Egan
  13. The Dubliners' singer Jim McCann has passed away at age of 70
  14. Fred Craddock, 'preaching genius,' dies at 86
  15. Former Bihar Chief Minister Ram Sundar Das Dies
  16. Former ND minister Vasilis Magginas passes away, aged 66
  17. L'économiste Edmond Malinvaud est décédé (in French)
  18. "Former Republican Vermont Gov. F. Ray Keyser Jr. dies at 88". Archived from the original on 2016-03-04. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  19. Sam Simon, Co-Creator of ‘The Simpsons,’ Dies at 59
  20. "Argentine TV legend Gerardo Sofovich dies". Archived from the original on 2015-03-08. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  21. Passings Lew Soloff, Jazz & Blood, Sweat & Tears Trumpeter (1944 - 2015)
  22. Morre em SP, aos 90 anos, a dama da música caipira, Inezita Barroso (in Portuguese)
  23. 23.0 23.1 23.2 23.3 Three French sports personalities die in Argentina helicopter crash
  24. James Molyneaux: Former UUP leader dies age 94
  25. Dave Frohnmayer, former UO president and Oregon attorney general, dies at 74
  26. Pioneering activist for peace, civil rights and local farming Juanita Nelson dies at 91.
  27. Windell Middlebrooks Dies: ‘Body Of Proof’, Miller Beer Ads Actor Was 36
  28. Star architect dies day after winning top prize
  29. Former Labour Senator Jack Harte dies
  30. Entertainer Stuart Wagstaff dies aged 90
  31. Claude Sitton, Times Reporter Lauded for Civil Rights Coverage, Dies at 89
  32. Former Vice-Chancellor Martin H:son Holmdahl has passed away
  33. Jimmy Greenspoon of Three Dog Night died from cancer at 67
  34. Zum Tod des Altphilologen Walter Burkert (in German)
  35. 'Honto pay kbhi un k mery naam hi aeay’ fame poetess Ada Jafri passes away[permanent dead link]
  36. Fantasy author Pratchett dies aged 66
  37. Turkish pop star found dead
  38. Architect Michael Graves Dies
  39. Magda Guzmán Dies: Mexican Actress Dead At 83 Following Heart Attack
  40. Gong founder Daevid Allen has died, aged 77
  41. DC Comic artist Irwin Hasen, creator of Dondi and the Wildcat, is dead at 96
  42. "Rosen, 1953 MVP and four-time All-Star, dies at 91". Archived from the original on 2017-09-21. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  43. Murió Ana María Giunta (in Spanish)
  44. Умер писатель Валентин Распутин (in Russian)
  45. Narayan Desai passes away
  46. Sally Forrest, Ida Lupino Protégée, Dies at 86
  47. Death notice
  48. Ex-top China military official, facing bribery probe, dies
  49. "Activist, voter turnout expert Curtis Gans dies at 77". Archived from the original on 2015-04-02. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  50. Molly Hatchet's Bruce Crump dies
  51. Former Chicago Bull Jack Haley dies at age 51
  52. Fallece el escritor ecuatoriano Miguel Donoso Pareja (in Spanish)
  53. Free bassist Andy Fraser dead at 62
  54. Anne Frank's cousin Buddy Elias dies at 89
  55. Arthur A. Hartman, U.S. Ambassador to Soviet Union, Dies at 89
  56. "APC mourns passing of Paralympic shooter". Archived from the original on 2015-03-27. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  57. Protopresbyter Thomas Hopko
  58. Police 5 star Shaw Taylor dies at his Isle of Wight home
  59. RIP Danny Schechter, "The News Dissector," Author, TV Producer, Made Six Films on Nelson Mandela
  60. "Gus Douglass, longtime W.Va. agriculture commissioner, dies". Archived from the original on 2015-04-02. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  61. Olympisch kampioene Van der Kade-Koudijs overleden (in Dutch)
  62. Salvation Army leader General Eva Burrows dies, aged 85
  63. Ex-Wisconsin Rep. Kastenmeier, Early Vietnam Critic, Dies
  64. Gregory Walcott, ‘Plan 9 From Outer Space’ Star, Dies at 87
  65. Zemřel polistopadový ministr školství, významný matematik Vopěnka (in Czech)
  66. Former prime minister Malcolm Fraser dead at 84
  67. Eagles Hall of Famer Chuck Bednarik passes at age 89/
  68. "Air Force Mourns the Loss of Ninth Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force". Archived from the original on 2015-03-30. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  69. Hans Erni mit 106 Jahren gestorben (in German)
  70. Danmarks første grandprix-vinder Jørgen Ingmann er død
  71. В московской больнице скончался Аркадий Арканов (in Russian)
  72. Choral Arts' Norman Scribner: 1936-2015
  73. Décès du poète portugais Herberto Helder (in French)
  74. Bobby Lowther, LSU's lone two-sport All-American, dies
  75. Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s Founding Father, Dies at 91
  76. Rock School star Lil' Chris found dead in Lowestoft
  77. Yehuda Avner, diplomat and political icon, dies at 86
  78. Moncef Ben Salem n'est plus Archived 2015-04-02 at the Wayback Machine (in French)
  79. Richard Butson, GC - obituary
  80. 80.0 80.1 80.2 80.3 Germanwings Airbus A320 plane crash: First pictures of opera singers Maria Radner and Oleg Bryjak among 150 dead
  81. Dr. George Fischbeck, longtime KABC weatherman, dies
  82. Addio a Ivo Garrani dal “Gattopardo” a “Un posto al sole” (in Italian)
  83. Feisty GOP legislator Dick Bond dies at 93
  84. Ex-Tiger, songwriter Bill Slayback dies at 67
  85. Chelsea mourn death of former manager Ron Suart aged 94
  86. Guitarist Renbourn dies aged 70
  87. Karl Moik ist tot Archived 2015-04-03 at the Wayback Machine (in German)
  88. Muere el escritor portugués Luis Miguel Rocha, autor de «El último Papa» (in Spanish)
  89. "Holy Synod Announcement: Passing of Catholicos- Patriarch". Archived from the original on 2015-10-08. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  90. "Sweden's Tomas Transtromer, Nobel prize-winning poet, dies at 83". Archived from the original on 2015-09-24. Retrieved 2017-08-31.
  91. Die Last eintöniger geistiger Tätigkeit bekämpfen - zum Tode des Informatik-Pioniers Friedrich L. Bauer (in German)
  92. Natural Born Star (in Norwegian)
  93. Legendary Utah Jazz announcer ‘Hot Rod’ Hundley dies
  94. "Former Mizoram chief minister Brigadier Sailo dies at 93". Archived from the original on 2015-04-03. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  95. Amaro Silva, former Winnipeg city councillor, dies
  96. Comedian Olga Syahputra passes away in Singapore
  97. "Canadian 400m champion Daundre Barnaby dies in accident". Archived from the original on 2015-07-09. Retrieved 2015-03-31.
  98. Singer/Actress B.J. Crosby Dies at 63
  99. Rik Battaglia († 88) stirbt an Herzversagen (in German)
  100. Somalia hotel siege ends; U.N. diplomat, 19 others killed
  101. Czech Oscar-nominated cinematographer Miroslav Ondricek dies
  102. Gene Saks, Tony-Winning Director of Neil Simon Hits, Dies at 93
  103. Bishop Juan Carlos Maccarone †
  104. World Council of Churches lauds Philip Potter, one of its most famed leaders
  105. Helmut Dietl ist gestorbe (in German)
  106. (in Dutch) Leidse sterrenkundige Ingrid van Houten overleden (21 oktober 1921-30 maart 2015),, 2015. Retrieved on 31 March 2015.
  107. Fallece el constitucionalista Carlos Gaviria a sus 77 años (in Spanish)