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    Hollywood Possibilities

    English-American film and television actress Venetia Stevenson died at 84 year: https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/movies/movie-news/venetia-stevenson-dead-darbys-rangers-photogenic-girl-1235228156/ Her ex-husbands included actor-dancer Russ Tamblyn and Don Everly of the early rock n' roll duo The Everly Brothers.
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Egyptian actor Hesham Selim, whose career began in the 1970s and spanned over three decades, died at 64 years. https://www.cairoscene.com/Buzz/Egyptian-Actor-Hesham-Selim-Passes-Away-at-Age-64 In 1989, he played Aragoz in The Puppeteer.
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    Scientists, Inventors And Techno Wizards

    Nick Holonyak, the inventor of the light emitting diode, who came to be called the 'father of the LED, died at 93 years: https://news.illinois.edu/view/6367/1920044460 He has been given awards by George H.W. Bush, Emperor Akihito of Japan and Vladimir Putin and in 2008 he was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.
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    Sir Michael Caine

    He is one of the most successful British actors of all time, two-time Oscar winner and was knighted by the Queen in 2000. Sir Michael Caine, has achieved everything in his over 60-year film career. Reason enough today, on his 85th birthday, to dedicate him his own thread on this page. Happy Birthday, Sir Michael Caine
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    Academic Footnotes

    American philosopher Saul Kripke, known for contributions to modal logic and Philosophy of Language, died at 81 years: https://dailynous.com/2022/09/16/saul-kripke-1940-2022/
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Most-capped international footballer in the history of Ethiopia Luciano Vassallo died at 87 years: https://canaledieci.it/2022/09/16/ostia-morto-luciano-vassallo-nazionale-etiope-sfuggito-dittatura/ He was widely regarded as one of Ethiopia's greatest athletes.
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    The D-A-CH-DeathList 2022 (page 7)

    We have our next hit. Journalist Fritz Pleitgen dead at 84 years: https://www.bild.de/unterhaltung/leute/leute/ex-wdr-intendant-fritz-pleitgen-ist-tot-81341678.bild.html
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Serbian composer Kornelije Kovac, who competed in a variety of festivals across many genres, died at 80 years: https://www.danas.rs/kultura/preminuo-kompozitor-kornelije-kovac/ He collaborated also with Hans Zimmer.
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    The 9th death of 2022

    Again a french man with Jacques Delors
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    Businesspeople, Investors, CEO's

    Lowry Mays, the businessman and co-founder of the mass media company Clear Channel Communications Inc, died at 87 years: https://today.tamu.edu/2022/09/12/lowry-mays-texas-am-graduate-and-business-school-namesake-dies-at-87/
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    Photographer William Klein, known for his work in the genres of fashion photography and photojournalism, died at 96 years: https://insiderpaper.com/us-born-photographer-william-klein-dies-aged-96-family/ He created unique, irony-tinged photo spreads for Vogue magazine and also directed such satirical films as Le Couple Temoin and Mr. Freedom. He was also a screenwriter and film director.
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    Cage Fighters

    UFC Middleweight division fighter Elias Theodorou, who won The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs. Australia, died at 34 years: https://www.mmafighting.com/platform/amp/2022/9/12/23348343/former-ufc-fighter-elias-theodorou-dies-from-cancer-at-34 He also was known as The Spartan or Cardio King.
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Indian actor Krishnam Raju, known for his roles in numerous 1970s and 1980s Tollywood (Telugu cinema) films, died at 82 years: https://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/veteran-actor-and-former-union-minister-krishnam-raju-dies-aged-82-122091100103_1.html He was the recipient of a Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award, two Nandi Awards, and numerous other honors. He was also a politician, served in the lower house of the Indian Parliament in the 1990s and early 2000s.
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    Tina Ramirez, the founder of the Ballet Hispanico, the most popular Hispanic dance company in the US, died at 92 years: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/09/09/arts/dance/tina-ramirez-dead.html
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    The 8th death of 2022

    I voted for Rosalynn Carter
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    The Dead of 2022

    Leading dog sled racer Lance Mackey, who was a four-time winner of the grueling 1,000-mile Yukon Quest race and Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, died at 52 years: https://www.adn.com/outdoors-adventure/iditarod/2022/09/08/alaska-mushing-legend-lance-mackey-4-time-iditarod-champ-has-died-at-age-52/
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    12. Queen Elizabeth II

    Rumours that also Princess Anne, Andrew, Edward and Archbishop Justin Welby are on the way to Balmoral.
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    Boxing Clever?

    Former Soviet boxer Boris Lagutin, who won 241 fights and lost only 11, died at 84 years: https://www.sport-interfax.ru/860700 (only russian source yet) He won gold medals in the light middleweight class at the 1964 and 1968 Olympics.
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    The 100 Club

    American literary agent Sterling Lord dies at 102 years: https://apnews.com/article/sterling-lord-obituary-b26e28d95a13ebe758b48bf8ab994813
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    The 7th death of 2022

    Sandy Gall
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    The D-A-CH-DeathList 2022 (page 7)

    German politician of Green Party Hans-Christian Ströbele died at 83 years: https://www.bild.de/politik/2022/politik/hans-christian-stroebele-ist-tot-gruenen-politiker-stirbt-mit-83-jahren-81174168.bild.html
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    Hollywood Possibilities

    Actress and model Charlbi Dean, who is perhaps most famous for her role as Syonide on the CW comic book series Black Lighning, died at 32 years: https://www.tmz.com/2022/08/30/south-african-actress-charlbi-dean-dead-dies/ As a model, she has done shoots for Elle, Glamour, Cosmopolitan and more. She made her film acting debut in the comedy Spud in 2010.
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    The 100 Club

    Polish photographer and WW2-veteran Stefan Arczynski deid at 106 years: https://www.tuwroclaw.com/wiadomosci,zmarl-stefan-arczynski-legendarny-fotograf-nie-tylko-wroclawia,wia5-3315-66720.html
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Spanish composer Manolo Sanlucar, a pioneer in contemporary flamenco guitar music composition, died at 78 years: https://cordopolis.eldiario.es/cultura/muere-guitarrista-manolo-sanlucar_1_9270871.html In 2000, he was the winner of the Premio Nacional de Musica.
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    The 100 Club

    American Comic Book artist Lily Renee died at 101 years: https://www.dailycartoonist.com/index.php/2022/08/26/lily-renee-rip/

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