Deaths in 1997


Deaths in 1997
For earlier deaths, see Deaths in 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992 1991, ...
For later deaths, see Deaths in 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, ...

Contents

The following is a list of notable deaths in 1997. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship and reason for notability, established cause of death, reference.


January

February

March

Stanislaus Joseph Brzana, the tenth Roman Catholic Bishop of Ogdensburg (b. 1917)
Miltiades Caridis, German-Greek conductor (b. 1923)
Boediardjo, Indonesian politician (b. 1921)
Gail Davis, American actress (b. 1925)

April

May

June

Cesar Y. Alzona, Filipino songwriter (b. 1926)
Ray Benge, American baseball pitcher (b. 1907)

July

August

Berta Alves de Sousa, Portuguese pianist and composer (b. 1906)
Kenneth W. Bilby, executive vice president of RCA (b. 1918)
Geoffrey Burnand, English painter, theatrical designer and mural artist (b. 1912)
Jorge Cañas, Salvadoran football player (b. 1942)
Doug Carl, American politician from Michigan (b. 1951)

September

October

November

December

Date unknown

  • Frances Baard, South African trade unionist, organiser for the African National Congress Women's League and a Patron of the United Democratic Front (b. 1909)
  • Anthony Baines, English organologist (b. 1912)
  • Peter Baines, Australian footballer (b. 1918)
  • Andrei Bantaş, Romanian dictionary author, translator and teacher (b. 1930)
  • George Barclay, American football player
  • Evgenia Baykova, Russian Soviet realist painter and graphic artist (b. 1907)
  • Jerry Beit haLevi, Israeli football player and manager (b. 1912)
  • Mary Bernheim, British biochemist (b. 1902)
  • Trygve Bjørgo, Norwegian educator and lyricist (b. 1916)
  • Bobby Blackwood, Scottish footballer (b. 1934)
  • Malvina Bolus, Canadian historian and art collector (b. 1906)
  • Charles Brady, American artist (b. 1926)
  • Braaq, English painter (b. 1951)
  • Umberto Branchini, Italian boxing promoter and manager (b. 1914)
  • Paul Brown, senior journalist and presenter of Channel Report (b. 1950)
  • Eugen Buktenica, Croatian painter (b. 1914)
  • Eleanor Butler, Lady Wicklow, Irish Labour Party politician and architect (b. 1915)
  • Tim Byrne, Canadian university administrator (b. 1907)

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