Recent Deaths

Actors, musicians, athletes, politicians and more who died in the weeks up to 1 October 2020

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1 October 2020

Celebrity deaths in weeks up to 1 October 2020:

Jaswant Singh
Indian politician
27 September 2020
Gale Sayers
American professional football player
23 September 2020
Road Warrior Animal
American professional wrestler
22 September 2020
Wolfgang Clement
lung cancer
German politician
27 September 2020
Juliette Gréco
French actress and singer
23 September 2020
Alien Huang
aortic dissection
Taiwanese singer, actor, TV show presenter, writer, illustrator and fashion designer (1983-2020)
16 September 2020
Dean Jones
cardiac arrest
Australian cricketer, commentator, and coach
24 September 2020
Toots Hibbert
2019-nCoV acute respiratory disease
Jamaican musician, singer and songwriter
11 September 2020
Harold Evans
heart failure
American journalist
23 September 2020
Yuri Orlov
Soviet physicist
27 September 2020
Sei Ashina
drug overdose
Japanese actress and model
14 September 2020
Argentine cartoonist
30 September 2020
Kōsei Tomita
cerebrovascular disease
Japanese actor, voice actor and narrator
27 September 2020
Hafiz Muhammad Saeed
former head of terrorist organisation "Jama'at-ud-Da'wah
12 September 2020
Navid Afkari
Iranian wrestler
12 September 2020
Zoe Parker
American pornographic actress
12 September 2020
Zef Eisenberg
British motorcycle racer
1 October 2020
Jack Roland Murphy
surfing champion, musician, author, artist, and convicted murderer, who was involved in the biggest jewel heist in American history
12 September 2020
Emyr Humphreys
Welsh author, poet and novelist
30 September 2020
Peter Paret
German cultural historian, military historian, regional historian, historian and author
11 September 2020
Barbara Jefford
British actress
12 September 2020
Max Merritt
New Zealand-born singer-songwriter and guitarist
24 September 2020