The following is a list of figures who have died in 2005.
- 7 - Eileen Desmond, 72, former Irish politician, Minister for Health & Social Welfare (1981-1982)
- 6 - Louis Robichaud, 79, former Premier of New Brunswick
- 6 - Makgatho Mandela, 54, last surviving son of Nelson Mandela, AIDS
- 5 - Danny Sugerman , 50, manager for The Doors
- 4 - Paul Darragh , 51, Irish equestrian showjumper, suspected heart failure
- 4 - Bud Poile , 80, member of Hockey Hall of Fame
- 4 - Humphrey Carpenter, 58, British biographer and broadcaster
- 4 - Ali al-Haidri, governor of Baghdad province, assassinated
- 3 - John Lawrence , 70, Los Angeles Times business journalist
- 3 - Will Eisner, 87, U.S. comic book artist and pioneering graphic novelist
- 3 - JN Dixit, 68, Indian national security adviser and former foreign secretary
- 3 - Koo Chen-fu, 88, ROC negotiator with the PRC
- 2 - Maclyn McCarty, 93, geneticist and DNA research pioneer
- 2 - Arnold Denker, 90, American chess player
- 2 - Edo Murtić, 83, Croatian painter
- 2 - Frank Kelly Freas, 82, American science fiction artist
- 2 - Cyril Fletcher, 91, British comedian and star of That's Life.
- 2 - Dmitri Neliubin , 33, Russian cyclist, stabbed to death by (so far) unidentified persons
- 1 - Shirley Chisholm, 80, former U.S. congresswoman and presidential candidate.
- 1 - Bob Matsui, 63, Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives.
- 1 - Hugh John Frederick Lawson, 6th Baron Burnham , 73, Deputy Speaker of the House of Lords and former deputy managing director of the Daily Telegraph
External links and references
- Dead People Server
- Recent AP Obituaries
- The New York Times: Obituaries
- FamousDeaths.com Week in Review
- Directory of Online Death Indexes
- Topix.net Obituaries
- Operation Iraqi Freedom - US Combat Deaths
Last updated: 02-11-2005 00:06:31
Last updated: 02-27-2005 05:00:19