Hindu Logo

Obituary Events in August 1998

2nd Aug

The Nagaland Industry Minister, Mr. T. Imtimenen Jamir, 62, dies in a private nursing home in Calcutta following a brief illness.

5th Aug

The former Assam Chief Minister, Mr. Keshab Chandra Gogoi, 76, dies in Dibrugarh.

6th Aug

Bulgaria's former communist dictator, Mr. Todor Zhikov, 86, dies in hospital in Sofia.

9th Aug

Premji, cine and stage actor, 90, dies in Thrissur.

10th Aug

Sri Bhuteshanandji Maharaj, 97, president of the Ramakrishna Math and Ramakrishna Mission, dies in Calcutta.

14th Aug

Classical vocalist Shamshad Begum, who enthralled radio listeners in the 30s and 40s, dies in Mumbai.

18th Aug

Supermodel and Hollywood actress Persis Khambatta, 50, dies in Mumbai after a heart attack.

Back to Menu