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This is a chronology of notable deaths in 2015. Names are reported under the date of death. Names under each date are reported in alphabetical order by family name or pseudonym. Deaths of non-human organisms are also reported here if they first have their own Wikipedia article. A typical entry reports information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent country of citizenship, reason for notability, established cause of death (if known) and reference.

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References

  1. ^ Former Odisha Chief Minister Janaki Ballav Patnaik dies
  2. ^ Décès du chanteur Richard Anthony (French)
  3. ^ Former Bear Doug Buffone found dead at home
  4. ^ Egyptian league all-time scorer Hassan El-Shazly dies at 71
  5. ^ Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein, modern Orthodox visionary, dies at 81
  6. ^ Death of Lord Mason of Barnsley at 91
  7. ^ Frederic Morton dies at 90; U.S. writer known for books on Austria
  8. ^ Hall of Famer Bob St. Clair dies at 84
  9. ^ Christopher Alan Bayly, pre-eminent Western historian of India, dies
  10. ^ Muere el historiador británico Raymond Carr (Spanish)
  11. ^ Former prep coach Haney Catchings dies
  12. ^ Sen. Chukwumerije dies at 75
  13. ^ Author, USC professor, humorist Fox dies at 89
  14. ^ Sandy Springs “founding mother,” first mayor Eva Galambos dies
  15. ^ Famed Middle East writer Sandra Mackey dies
  16. ^ Former Labour MSP Tom McCabe dies
  17. ^ ‘Turkish Einstein’ Oktay Sinanoglu dies at 80
  18. ^ E' morto Elio Toaff, l'ex rabbino di Roma il 30 aprile avrebbe compiuto 100 anni (Italian)
  19. ^ Betty Willis, designer of 'Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas' sign, dies
  20. ^ Former state senator, congressional aide Walter Conahan dies
  21. ^ Former minister Ahmad Dukhqan passes away
  22. ^ Скончался народный артист СССР Виктор Коршунов (Russian)
  23. ^ Addio a Mario Pirani, giornalista e scrittore (Italian)
  24. ^ Atlanta chef who created 'America's Best Burger' dies at 72
  25. ^ Erwin Waldner ist tot (German)
  26. ^ Saddam's ex-deputy Douri dies as suicide bomber in Tikrit
  27. ^ Roma, morto Renato Altissimo: l'ex segretario del Pli si è spento dopo una lunga malattia (Italian)
  28. ^ Comedian Richie D' Horsie dies
  29. ^ Morreu Mariano Gago (Portuguese)
  30. ^ Cardinal Francis George Dies at 78
  31. ^ Ex-US Sen. Griffin, who hastened Nixon resignation, dies
  32. ^ Odešla hokejová legenda. V 72 letech zemřel Jaroslav Holík (Czech)
  33. ^ Alamid frontman Gary Ignacio; 49
  34. ^ Сегодня скончался легендарный футболист и тренер Арутюн Кегеян (Russian)
  35. ^ NPR Founder Don Quayle Dies
  36. ^ Scotty Probasco, Chattanooga philanthropist, dies
  37. ^ Real estate developer A. Alfred Taubman dies at 91
  38. ^ Ronald Leslie BAILEY
  39. ^ Driss Bamous, Former Morocco’s Soccer Squad Captain, Dies
  40. ^ Ушел "золотой" тренер "Авангарда" (Russian)
  41. ^ Noted football coach Attaphol 'Tak' dies at 52
  42. ^ Pro-Russia journalist shot and killed in Kiev
  43. ^ Beloved soccer coach Fidgi Haig, 47, dies
  44. ^ Former Czech PM Stanislav Gross Dies at Age 45
  45. ^ Longtime broadcaster Jule “Mr. Cartoon” Huffman dies
  46. ^ Report: Singer Johnny Kemp (‘Just Got Paid’) Dies after Fall
  47. ^ Hansa-Nationalspieler Heino Kleiminger ist tot (German)
  48. ^ Former Hibs’ star Tommy Preston dies aged 82
  49. ^ Longtime Green Bay Packers PR director Lee Remmel dies at 90
  50. ^ Longtime lesbian-feminist activist Sidney Abbott dies
  51. ^ Actor, TV personality Kinya Aikawa dies at 80
  52. ^ Ушел из жизни Заур Джотович Ардзынба (Russian)
  53. ^ Award-winning Assamese film director Bidyut Chakraborty passes away
  54. ^ Jonathan Crombie, Anne of Green Gables actor, dead at 48
  55. ^ Christian music pioneer Billy Ray Hearn dies at 85
  56. ^ In Memoriam John N. Howard, 1921-1915
  57. ^ Ousted Ukraine president's ally found shot dead in Kiev home
  58. ^ Bishop Felice Leonardo
  59. ^ Father Alexander Nadson dies in London.
  60. ^ Phoenix jazz legend Margo Reed dies at 73
  61. ^ МИКОЛА АНДРІЙОВИЧ СТОРОЖЕНКО — художник-живописець і графік, педагог. (Ukrainian)
  62. ^ Barbara Strauch, 63, Science and Health Editor at The New York Times, Dies
  63. ^ Grand salute to Nepal political veteran SB Thapa, dies at 88 in Delhi
  64. ^ Folkkära författaren Gunilla Wolde är död (Swedish)
  65. ^ Former Utah Governor Norman H. Bangerter dies at 82
  66. ^ ARD-Journalist: Klaus Bednarz ist tot (German)
  67. ^ Chef Homaro Cantu dies at 38
  68. ^ Skate Canada mourns the loss of Hall of Fame Coach Sheldon Galbraith
  69. ^ BIFF founder Kato dies of heart attack
  70. ^ Disparition de Majid Rahnema (French)
  71. ^ Longtime RV business owner Tom Raper dies
  72. ^ Ottawa Senators' Mark Reeds dies at 55
  73. ^ Meir Rosenne, former top diplomat, dies at 84
  74. ^ UFC 1 Veteran Kevin Rosier Dead At 53
  75. ^ The incomparable silence of Vilas Sarang
  76. ^ Eskimos Mourn the Passing of Howie Schumm
  77. ^ Bremen mourns Nordderby legend Arnold Schütz
  78. ^ Percy Sledge, Who Sang ‘When a Man Loves a Woman,’ Dies at 74
  79. ^ Ex-Railroad Commissioner Buddy Temple dies at 73
  80. ^ E' deceduto oggi a Roma il cardinale italiano Roberto Tucci (Italian)
  81. ^ N.J.'s longest serving mayor Gerry Calabrese dies at 91
  82. ^ Ronnie Carroll: Former Eurovision singer and election candidate dies
  83. ^ Meghalt a 1968-as olimpia ezüstérmes vívója (Hungarian)
  84. ^ Tributes pouring in for late Fermanagh boss Pat King
  85. ^ Thelma Long
  86. ^ Eduardo Galeano, Uruguayan Voice of Anti-Capitalism, Is Dead at 74
  87. ^ Renowned German author Günter Grass dies, aged 87
  88. ^ Berrien County Commissioner Neal Nitz Has Died
  89. ^ Milwaukee bowling legend Bob Pinkalla dies at age 86
  90. ^ Victim of Grove Avenue crash identified as author, historian Elizabeth Pryor
  91. ^ Bishop Antônio Alberto Guimarães Rezende
  92. ^ Actress Anjana dies at age of 29
  93. ^ Obituary for Orma Slack
  94. ^ Pro-Russian journalist gunned down in Ukraine's capital
  95. ^ Herb Trimpe, Co-Creator of 'Wolverine,' Dies at 75
  96. ^ Yemen Al-Qaida Branch Says Top Cleric Killed in Drone Attack
  97. ^ Painter Jože Ciuha Dies
  98. ^ Mort de Patrice Dominguez, ancien joueur et voix du tennis français (French)
  99. ^ Alfred Eick (German)
  100. ^ Leading Gabonese opposition figure dies
  101. ^ Former WDSU Anchor Dies at 87
  102. ^ Mario Wallenda died hoping to perform yet again
  103. ^ Bill Arhos, Founder of Austin City Limits, Dies at 80
  104. ^ Charles P. Beasley (1945 - 2015) Obituary
  105. ^ Gary Carswell dies in Jurby crash
  106. ^ Jimmy Gunn, standout defensive end at USC, dies at 66
  107. ^ Bangladesh Islamist politician Kamaruzzaman hanged
  108. ^ Sheila Kitzinger, natural childbirth expert, dies aged 86
  109. ^ Janusz Kurczab nie żyje (Polish)
  110. ^ François Maspero est mort (French)
  111. ^ 'Spend, spend, spend' Pools winner Viv Nicholson dies
  112. ^ KOOVEE-legenda Heino Pulli on poissa (Finnish)
  113. ^ Lt-Gen Hanut Singh Rathore dies while in meditation
  114. ^ Tamuno, ex-UI VC, dies
  115. ^ Former Knoxville mayor Kyle Testerman dies at 80
  116. ^ Levi Watkins, 70, Pioneering Heart Surgeon, Is Dead
  117. ^ Zmarł wybitny historyk prof. Andrzej Ajnenkiel (Polish)
  118. ^ Cricket great Richie Benaud dead
  119. ^ Former Arizona Gov. Raul Castro dies at 98
  120. ^ State Representative David Dank Dies At 76
  121. ^ Bottersnikes and Gumbles illustrator Desmond Digby dies age 82
  122. ^ a b Prominent Father-Son Lawyers Killed by Gunmen in Honduras
  123. ^ Legendary UF coach Graves dies
  124. ^ Veteran writer Ronald Hambleton dies at 97
  125. ^ Morre aos 91 anos a crítica de teatro Bárbara Heliodora (Portuguese)
  126. ^ Lauren Hill (1995-2015)
  127. ^ Dorothy Jelicich passes away
  128. ^ 末代皇帝溥仪弟弟溥任去世 (Chinese)
  129. ^ RIP Former Diocese of Eastern Oregon Bishop Rustin R. Kimsey
  130. ^ Judith Malina, Founder of the Living Theater, Dies at 88
  131. ^ Plainview hit-maker Keith McCormack dies at 74
  132. ^ Baseball Almanac
  133. ^ Jim Mutscheller, Colts tight end who made key plays in 1958 championship, dies at 85
  134. ^ NC historian William S. Powell dies at 95
  135. ^ Rocco Quattrocchi
  136. ^ Décès de Rogombé : Le Gabon perd aujourd’hui une de ses plus grandes figures politiques (Ali Bongo) (French)
  137. ^ Mary Rose lead archaeologist Margaret Rule dies
  138. ^ Скорбим... (Russian)
  139. ^ Who Is Alex Soto? Puerto Rican Drag Queen, Comedian Dies From Heart Attack After Foot Infection Surgery
  140. ^ Former Irish international Ray Treacy dies aged 68
  141. ^ Former WA Labor senator Peter Walsh dies
  142. ^ Paul Almond Dead
  143. ^ Décès de la réalisatrice de télévision et de cinéma Nina Companeez (French)
  144. ^ Alex Dalgarno
  145. ^ Award-winning author Ivan Doig, who chronicled the American West, dies at 75
  146. ^ Former Georgia Straight wine columnist and ex-CBC Radio host Jurgen Gothe dies
  147. ^ Popular wildlife artist Ray Harm dies
  148. ^ Congress leader Ghulam Rasool Kar dies at 94
  149. ^ Former Air Chief, who led the flypast over Red Fort on August 15, 1947, passes away
  150. ^ Bishop Elmo Noel Joseph Perera
  151. ^ Veteran CPM leader passes away
  152. ^ Bishop João Alves dos Santos, O.F.M. Cap.
  153. ^ Cuban painter Rafael Soriano dies in Miami at 94
  154. ^ Заслуженный артист России Рогволд Суховерко скончался в Москве (Russian)
  155. ^ 'Dobro Man' Tut Taylor dies
  156. ^ Mabo judge John Toohey's life celebrated
  157. ^ Tsuen-hsuin "TH" Tsien
  158. ^ Mort de Jean-Louis Crémieux-Brilhac, grande voix de la France libre (French)
  159. ^ An Incomplete Spring The Life and Death of Abraham Eraly
  160. ^ Singer Nagore Hanifa no more
  161. ^ HKU's first Chinese vice chancellor Dr Rayson Huang dies
  162. ^ Jayakanthan dead
  163. ^ Sergei Laschenko Murdered in Ukraine
  164. ^ David Laventhol, Publisher on Both Coasts, Dies at 81
  165. ^ Författaren Nan Inger Östman död (Swedish)
  166. ^ Baltimore Blast Hall of Famer Billy Ronson dead at the age of 58
  167. ^ Hermann Schweppenhäuser (German)
  168. ^ Joel Spira, founder of light dimmer switch empire, dies at 88
  169. ^ Minneord Hilde Stavik (Norwegian)
  170. ^ First Pole in NFL, Ryszard Szaro dies
  171. ^ Tribute to AN Erudite Mahanayake
  172. ^ Ion Trewin Guiding hand behind lauded big-name biographies who became the literary director of the Man Booker prizes
  173. ^ Lars Tunbjörk visade oss Sverige genom sitt eget vemod (Swedish)
  174. ^ Archbishop of Montreal, Cardinal Jean-Claude Turcotte, dead at 78
  175. ^ Ole Wackström ur tiden (Swedish)
  176. ^ Obituary: Patrick H. Adkins
  177. ^ Former Montana Gov. Babcock dies
  178. ^ Iraqi Shiite politician Bahr al-Ulloum dies at 88
  179. ^ Jose Capellan dies at age 34 from apparent heart attack
  180. ^ Former Top Gear host dies aged 84
  181. ^ Man City team-mates pay tribute to legend Harry Dowd after he passes away
  182. ^ Dance pioneer ‘Luigi’ Faccuito dies at age 90; left imprint on film, Broadway
  183. ^ Comedian and Voice Actor Stan Freberg Dies at 88
  184. ^ Mr. Gallenstein
  185. ^ Former mayor of Tours found dead before French 'Chinese wedding' trial
  186. ^ Stars' Henyekane dies in car crash
  187. ^ Saskatoon music icon David Kaplan dies
  188. ^ Kardam, son of Bulgaria’s last king, dies at 52
  189. ^ Watergate historian Kutler dies; sued to release Nixon tapes
  190. ^ Geoffrey Lewis, actor in Clint Eastwood movies, dies at 79
  191. ^ Betty Lucas Actor played many roles on and off stage
  192. ^ Dickie Owen
  193. ^ Longtime Livermore lab physicist and "father of the flywheel" dies at 96
  194. ^ Illinois State assistant Torrey Ward dies in plane crash after title game
  195. ^ Naomi Wilzig, Founder of Erotic Art Museum, Dies at 80
  196. ^ Miami tennis coach, Greek Olympian Saki Balafas dies at 91
  197. ^ Latvian ambassador to Azerbaijan dies in Baku
  198. ^ Addio a Giovanni Berlinguer, una vita nel Pci (Italian)
  199. ^ James Best, sheriff of ‘Hazzard,’ dies in Hickory at 88
  200. ^ Ray Charles, Leader of Ray Charles Singers, Who Backed Perry Como, Dies at 96
  201. ^ Triple Olympian Paul Dearing passes at 73
  202. ^ Milton Delugg Obituary
  203. ^ Walter H. Haas (1917–2015)
  204. ^ Bishop Eugène Moke Motsüri
  205. ^ Juneau artist Rie Munoz dies at 93
  206. ^ Mirė signataras Romualdas Ozolas (Lithuanian)
  207. ^ John Papit, football star and banking executive
  208. ^ French fashion buyer Maria Luisa Poumaillou dies at 61
  209. ^ Art Powell, 1937-2015
  210. ^ Sad News: "Good Times" actor Ben Powers passes away at 64
  211. ^ Former Canadiens D St. Laurent dies at 85
  212. ^ Former Raiders coach, architect of SB XVIII TD, dies at age 84
  213. ^ David "Devilfish" Ulliott Dies Following Cancer Battle
  214. ^ World's oldest person dies in Camden
  215. ^ Умер Бауржан Баймухамедов (Russian)
  216. ^ In Memory of Barbara Bergmann
  217. ^ Madonna's Dermatologist Fredric Brandt Found Dead After Apparent Suicide
  218. ^ Murió en París Juan Carlos Cáceres, el padre del "tango negro" (Spanish)
  219. ^ Richard Dysart Dies: Emmy-Winning ‘L.A. Law’ Star And Stage Veteran Was 86
  220. ^ Former BJP MP Lalit Kishore Chaturvedi passes away
  221. ^ UML leader Dhakal passes away
  222. ^ Maurice Fenner
  223. ^ Victor Gotbaum, Labor Leader Who Helped Save New York From Bankruptcy, Dies at 93
  224. ^ Algeria: Late Sid Ali Kouiret Was an Unrivalled Actor
  225. ^ В Жамбылской области скоропостижно скончался экс-вратарь ФК "Тараз" Накен Кырыкбаев (Russian)
  226. ^ Anne-Claude Leflaive, viticultrice - obituary
  227. ^ Norman B. Leventhal, developer who shaped Boston’s skyline, dies at 97
  228. ^ Former Eagles and Steelers WR Looney dies at 98
  229. ^ Sargy Mann
  230. ^ Vale 2GB's Gordon Moyes
  231. ^ State Representative John Patton Dies
  232. ^ Fallece a los 80 años el compositor palentino Claudio Prieto (Spanish)
  233. ^ Jehan Rajab dies
  234. ^ NZ wrestling great dies
  235. ^ Lon Simmons, Giants' Hall of Fame broadcaster, dies at 91
  236. ^ Известный итальянский модельер скончался в курортном отеле (Russian)
  237. ^ Gardner Taylor, preacher and civil rights figure, dies at 96
  238. ^ Character Actor Tom Towles Dies at 65
  239. ^ Tony Nominee Julie Wilson Passes Away at 90
  240. ^ Former MP Yacoub Zaiadeen passes away
  241. ^ Zemřel bývalý skokanský reprezentant Jaroslav Balcar (Czech)
  242. ^ Falleció Ramón Barreto (Spanish)
  243. ^ Southampton's legendary Bill Ellerington dies aged 91
  244. ^ Prominent Lethbridge Politician John Gogo, 83, dies
  245. ^ Chopper crash Jamaluddin Jarjis, five others killed
  246. ^ Canadiens legend Elmer Lach dies at age 97
  247. ^ Renowned Ethiopianist Donald N. Levine Passed Away
  248. ^ Ira Lewis, Actor and Playwright, Dies at 82
  249. ^ Medicul sălăjean Ioan Puşcaş a decedat. Era unul dintre marii specialişti în gastroenterologie (Romanian)
  250. ^ Sir John Read, businessman - obituary
  251. ^ Klaus Rifbjerg er død efter længere tids sygdom (Danish)
  252. ^ Lisa Simon Dies: Emmy-Winning ‘Sesame Street’ Producer Was 64
  253. ^ Former Dolphins Quarterback Dick Wood Dies
  254. ^ Nigel Boocock 1937–2015
  255. ^ Sarah Brady, Wife of Former White House Secretary Jim Brady, Dies
  256. ^ Former Lynyrd Skynyrd Drummer Dies in Crash
  257. ^ Former 49ers RB/DB Sam Cathcart Passes Away at 90
  258. ^ Chester Darnton
  259. ^ Traute Foresti 1915 – 2015 (German)
  260. ^ Fallece Rocío García Gaytán, ex titular de Inmujeres (Spanish)
  261. ^ Der Schauspieler Mathias Gnädinger ist tot (German)
  262. ^ Paul Grigoriu a incetat din viata (Romanian)
  263. ^ Lower Brule Sioux Tribe leader Michael Jandreau dies
  264. ^ Turkish veteran musician Kayahan dies of cancer at 66
  265. ^ Former Tiger star Terdell Middleton dies at 59
  266. ^ Vivian Nathan, Original Member of The Actors Studio, Dies at 98
  267. ^ Komedian Mpok Nori Meninggal Dunia (Indonesian)
  268. ^ Mirė Seimo narys Algirdas Patackas (Lithuanian)
  269. ^ Fallece el opispo alavés Luis María Perez de Onraíta (Spanish)
  270. ^ Chris Plumridge, golf correspondent - obituary
  271. ^ Multifaceted Music Critic Andrew Porter Dies At 86
  272. ^ Robert Rietti
  273. ^ Boruch Dayan Ha'Emmes: Hagon Harav SHummel Halevi Wosner Zatzal – One Of The Poskei Hador
  274. ^ Appreciation The irreplaceable Paule Anglim
  275. ^ Luis Delgado Aparicio, 'El Dr. Saravá', falleció hoy a los 74 años (Spanish)
  276. ^ Russian gymnast Natalia Bobrova dies at 36
  277. ^ Champion of youth justice passes away
  278. ^ Lydgeniet Per Vilhelm Brüel er død - 100 år gammel (Danish)
  279. ^ Death of Bishop Emeritus William B. Friend
  280. ^ Exfutbolista peruano Raúl Gorriti murió ayer a los 58 años (Spanish)
  281. ^ Robert Blair Kaiser, longtime Catholic critic, reformer, dies at 84
  282. ^ Dennis Marks, BBC head of music - obituary
  283. ^ Ben Meisner, broadcasting icon, dies after short battle with cancer
  284. ^ Progeria campaigner Hayley Okines dies at 17
  285. ^ Portuguese film director Manoel de Oliveira dies aged 106
  286. ^ Pillsbury Doughboy creator Rudolph R. Perz dies at 89
  287. ^ Wielka strata dla Pomorza. Nie żyją prof. Jerzy Treder i Stanisław Pestka (Polish)
  288. ^ Obituary Notice Joseph Reid Science Expert in Global Ocean Circulation
  289. ^ Barbara Sass nie żyje (Polish)
  290. ^ Olga Sawicka nie żyje (1932 -2015) (Polish)
  291. ^ Legendary Mastering Engineer Doug Sax Has Passed Away
  292. ^ Robert Schuller, Crystal Cathedral megachurch founder, dies
  293. ^ Óbito Morreu ex-bispo de Díli, Alberto Ricardo da Silva (Portuguese)
  294. ^ Lorenzo Stanford
  295. ^ Steve Stevaert dood teruggevonden in Albertkanaal (Dutch)
  296. ^ Abdelhadi Tazi, Member of Morocco’s Academy, dies at 94
  297. ^ Nie żyje Jerzy Treder, wybitny profesor (Polish)
  298. ^ Dave Ball passed away
  299. ^ Soul singer Billy Butler dies at age 69
  300. ^ 'Napakasakit Kuya Eddie' singer dies
  301. ^ W. Gardiner
  302. ^ John Paul Hammerschmidt dies at 92
  303. ^ Sir John Henderson Ingram
  304. ^ Odlazak Preminuo vaterpolist i srebrni olimpijac Zdravko Ćiro Kovačić (Croatian)
  305. ^ Eddie LeBaron, who starred at UOP and in NFL, dies at 85
  306. ^ John Lennon's Ex-Wife, Cynthia Lennon, Dead at 75
  307. ^ The world's oldest person, a Japanese woman, dies at 117
  308. ^ Nicoale Rainea a murit în această dimineaţă (Romanian)
  309. ^ Ex-49ers running back J.D. Smith dies
  310. ^ Obituary: Ottawa animator Bob Walker was nominated for Academy Award
  311. ^ Former Inspector General Of Police, MD Yusuf Is Dead

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