Recent necrology, October 2015

Some well-known people who have died recently

  • Cover of Going DutchDavid Cesarani, 1956-2015
    Holocaust historian who wrote an acclaimed study of Eichmann
  • Denis Healey, 1917-2015
    Formidable Labour minister and political bruiser who combined a fierce intellect with uncompromising outspokenness
  • Cover of The Fifth WomanLisa Jardine, 1944-2015
    Historian and broadcaster whose intellectual curiosity straddled the arts and sciences from the Renaissance to human fertilisation
  • Cover of I Wanted A PonyMaureen O’Hara, 1920-2015
    Actress who enjoyed a fiery screen partnership with John Wayne during Hollywood’s golden age
  • Diana Pullein-Thompson, 1925-2015
    One of a trio of horse-mad sisters whose name became synonymous with children’s pony books

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