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  Deaths in 2001 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: other events of 2001, Deaths in 2002 and Recent deaths.
16 Laurent-Désiré Kabila, president of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (assassinated; death confirmed on January 18).
11 Casualties from the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Deaths_in_2001   (735 words)

  
 The Daily, Thursday, September 25, 2003. Deaths
A maternal death is the death of a woman while pregnant or within one year of the termination of pregnancy.
Influenza deaths decreased a striking 83.8% in 2001 from 2000.
Life expectancy is calculated from birth and death data that exclude the following: stillbirths; births and deaths of non-residents of Canada and residents of Canada whose province or territory of residence was unknown; and deaths for which the age of the decedent was unknown.
www.statcan.ca /Daily/English/030925/d030925c.htm   (720 words)

  
 3302.0 - Deaths, Australia, 2001
In 2001, 128,540 deaths (66,830 males and 61,710 females) were registered in Australia, 250 more than in 2000 (128,290), according to a new report released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.
The median age at death in 2001 was 76 years for males and 82 years for females (an increase of 6 and 5 years respectively on 1981 median ages).
The 2001 infant mortality rate was 5.3 deaths of children less than one year of age per 1,000 live births, an increase of 2% from 2000, but a decrease of 47% since 1981.
www.abs.gov.au /AUSSTATS/abs@.nsf/57a31759b55dc970ca2568a1002477b6/9f1185eb4b587aa0ca256c8a007b6490!OpenDocument   (423 words)

  
 School-Related Deaths, School Shootings, School Crises: 2000-2001
May 7, 2001: New Orleans, LA A 77-year-old woman was shot in the heel, a classroom window was struck with a stray bullet, and a class of first-graders was forced to take cover as gunshots were exchanged between a group of individuals on foot and a group in a car outside of an elementary school.
January 19, 2001: Boston, MA A 53-year-old first-grade teacher was assaulted by the mother of one of her students, resulting in the teacher falling and receiving a gash to her face upon hitting her desk.
February 27, 2001: Coconut Creek, FL A school resource officer was credited with saving the lives of students at the elementary school where she was assigned after she used her vehicle as a roadblock to prevent a robbery suspect from barreling through the school zone as school let out at dismissal.
www.schoolsecurity.org /trends/school_violence00-01.html   (10686 words)

  
 National Safety Council - Report on Injuries in America 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Death and injuries caused by motor vehicle crashes, poisonings, falls, fires and other incidents on the road, at work, at home and in the community.
The highest death total was 116,385 in 1969 and the lowest recent death total was 86,777 in 1992 (lowest since 1924).
The 2001 mileage death rate of 1.54 was down 1% from 2000 and the lowest rate on record.
www.nsc.org /library/rept2000.htm   (1152 words)

  
 Deaths- November, 2001
Surviving are sons, Chad Anderson of Douglasville, Ga. and Todd Anderson of Woodstock, Ga.; mother, Polly Wheeler Lyles of Westminster, S.C.; brothers, Marion Lyles and Paul Lyles III of Westminster, S.C.; sisters, Mildred Merritt of Tyrone, Ga. and Jo Ann Hudson of Luthersville, Ga.; four grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Grady Thomas Ayers; sons Raymond and Henry Ayers; and daughter, Joyce Ayers Bailey.
Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Pat and Jerry Hogan of Hogansville; a son and daughter-in-law, James R. and Marilyn Eason of Suwanee; granddaughter, Amber Gilpatrick of Sugar Hill; great-grandson, Devin Gilpatrick; several nieces and nephews.
times-herald.com /deaths/1101.html   (10257 words)

  
 3302.0 - Deaths, Australia, 2001
Of all men whose deaths were registered during 2002, 55% were in a registered marriage at the time of death, while 20% were widowed and 15% were never married.
In contrast, of all women whose deaths were registered during 2002, 57% were widows at the time of death, with a further 26% being in a registered marriage and 9% never married.
In 2002, the standardised death rate from external causes for males was 57 deaths per 100,000, compared to a rate of 23 for females.
www.abs.gov.au /ausstats/abs@.nsf/5f1e01afb32859f9ca25697500217f48/428c2b3d9b235e4fca256def007b6e76!OpenDocument   (584 words)

  
 Fetal and Infant Deaths 2001
Deaths of Māori infants (136) accounted for 43.2 percent of all infant deaths in 2001.
There were 47 infant deaths under one year of age attributed to SIDS in 2001 (including three deaths that were identified by the cot death indicator with accidental suffocation and strangulation in bed as an underlying cause of death).
In 2001, SIDS was the underlying cause of death for 29.0 percent of post-neonatal deaths and 14.0 percent of all infant deaths.
www.nzhis.govt.nz /publications/fetal.html   (349 words)

  
 General Register Office for Scotland - Occasional papers - Drug related deaths in Scotland 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Drug-related deaths are identified using details from death registrations supplemented by information from a specially designed questionnaire, completed by forensic pathologists, for all deaths involving drugs or persons known or suspected to be drug-dependent.
Between 2000 and 2001 there was a large increase, from 27 to 52, in the number of deaths coded to the 'undetermined' category.
Heroin/morphine was involved in 216 (65%) of the deaths; diazepam was involved in 156 (47%) of the deaths; and methadone was involved in 69 (21%) of the deaths.
www.gro-scotland.gov.uk /grosweb/grosweb.nsf/pages/01ddeaths   (1742 words)

  
 ESPN.com: GEN - Study: Heat-related deaths on steady rise in football
The number of injury deaths reflected a substantial drop since stricter rules about tackling and blocking were enacted in the mid-1970s, when fatalities regularly reached double digits.
Heatstroke deaths have been quietly climbing, from 13 in the 1980s to 15 in the 1990s to seven in the past two years alone.
Injury-related deaths have dropped considerably since rule changes, adopted in 1976, prohibited use of the head as a first point of contact while blocking and tackling.
espn.go.com /gen/news/2002/0724/1409772.html   (749 words)

  
 Deaths-March, 2001
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her son, James Melton; sisters, Ethel Eskew and Cora Boozer; and brothers, Carl Miller, Lewis Miller and Alton Miller.
Surviving are sons, Stanley Arrington of Grantville, Wade Arrington of Newnan and Wayne Arrington of Hogansville; daughter, Peggy Harris of Grantville; brother, Clyde Arrington of Newnan; sister, Pete Shellnut of Newnan; 14 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
A funeral was held March 1, 2001 at Hines Memorial Chapel, 595 Westlake Ave., N.W., Atlanta, with the Rev. Aaron L. Parker, pastor of Zion Hill Baptist Church, Atlanta, officiaitng.
times-herald.com /deaths/0301.html   (12979 words)

  
 CDPHE News Release Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Transportation deaths continued to be the leading cause of work-related deaths, accounting for 40 percent of the state's 139 occupational fatalities during 2001.
Of Colorado's 56 transportation-related occupational deaths in 2001, 33 were highway fatalities as compared to 34 the previous year, and 19 resulted from aircraft accidents, up from six fatalities in 2000.
The third leading cause of occupational deaths in the state resulted from workers' contact with objects and equipment, which resulted in 26 deaths in 2001, compared to 15 deaths in 2000.
www.cdphe.state.co.us /release/2002/102102.html   (618 words)

  
 2001 - 2002Cattaraugus Indian Reservation Deaths: Issues Ezine
Suddenly, January 13, 2001, at the age of 21, of Cattaraugus Indian Reservation, beloved son of Derlan and Loreen (Bowman) Spruce; also survived by two children; brother of Darelyn, Solon, Kerriann Spruce; grandson of Vivian Nephew and the late Terry Nephew, Nelson and Alice Spruce; also survived by several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
May 13, 2001, in An Arbor, MI of the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation, at the age of 53 years, beloved son of Rhoda (Lay) Leaffe and the late James Leaffe; brother of John Leaffe.
July 15, 2001 of Buffalo, NY; wife of Virgil E. Jimerson; mother of Edmund, Ramona, Eric, Kenneth, Dawn Mae, Cheryl (James) Aviles, Curtis and the late Sylvia; sister of Janice, Alice, Judy, Marlene, Georgette, Rubena, Myrna, Emily and the late Merwin; also survived by six grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
issuesny.tripod.com /home/id112.html   (1699 words)

  
 Medical College of Wisconsin - Violence caused 877 Wisconsin deaths in 2001
Violent firearm fatalities in Southeastern Wisconsin decreased from 206 in 2000 to 196 in 2001.
Of the 15 leading causes of death, the largest difference in age-adjusted death rate ratios between the fl and white populations was 4.3 for homicide.
Injuries that result in death are a small portion of the total number of intentional injuries that occur every year, the report said.
www.mcw.edu /display/router.asp?docid=1880   (1113 words)

  
 Deaths 2001
The posting of deaths in the fire service is to educate our personnel to the hazards of the profession.
As training officers we must review these death and educated our personnel to the hazards of the profession in which we serve.
Cause of death possible heart attack, while working at the scene of a burning apartment building.
www.mcftoa.org /Deaths2001.htm   (2123 words)

  
 "HIV/AIDS Deaths Rise in State, County"   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Polk County had 37 HIV/AIDS deaths in 2002, up from 32 deaths in 2001 but down from the 40 deaths in 2000.
The number of Florida fls dying from AIDS rose from 2001 to 2002; the number of whites dying decreased.
The number of fls dying of HIV/AIDS in Polk was larger in 2002 than in 2001, while the number of whites who died stayed the same.
www.hivdent.org /publicp/ppHDRS092003.htm   (319 words)

  
 Hypothermia-Related Deaths — Philadelphia, 2001, and United States, 1999 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) ...
In January 2001, a man aged 60 years was found dead by police; he was lying on a sofa inside an abandoned house that had no heat or electricity.
Of the 598 hypothermia-related deaths, 380 (64%) occurred among males, and 359 (60%) of the 597 persons who died of hypothermia and whose age was known were aged >65 years.
Overall death rates from all causes increase during winter (3); in addition to hypothermia, cold temperature is associated with excess mortality from ischemic heart disease (8) and cerebrovascular disease (9).
www.mindfully.org /Health/2003/Hypothermia-Related-Deaths7feb03.htm   (1421 words)

  
 WNV Deaths   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
In 2000 several deaths were reported in the states of New York and New Jersey.
The rest of the 2001 deaths continued to be in the New England states.
It was not until 2002 that deaths soared across the Eastern half of the United States as the virus spread like wildfire to the Western states.
www.colorado.edu /geography/cartpro/cartography2/spring2003/stangl/projects/wnv/deaths.html   (165 words)

  
 CCA | Work-Related Deaths | London | 2001
Michael, a dispatch clerk, was crushed to death between a baker's lorry and the wall of a loading bay at British Bakeries Ltd at Barnehurst in Bexley Heath
The HSE said that this had been the fifth fatal accident at Canary Wharf in 2001, following the deaths of a a diver and three men who were killed by a falling crane.
James fell 70ft to his death in Oxford Street when he fell from a six inch ledge when he was trying to reach a vertical banner from a building.
www.corporateaccountability.org /deaths/london01.html   (1988 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Native American prison probe: At least 16 deaths since 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
But at least some of the fatalities were attributed to overdoses of alcohol or other toxic substances that were consumed prior to the prisoners' arrests, said the official, who asked not to be identified because the information is central to ongoing inquiries.
The Interior Department's inspector general has been investigating a range of allegations involving conditions at the centers, including the death of a young girl while she was in custody at a facility attached to an Oregon boarding school.
The causes of death were expected to be provided to the committee by the BIA, which oversees management of the facilities across the country.
www.usatoday.com /news/washington/2004-06-21-indian-prison-probe_x.htm   (371 words)

  
 BBC NEWS | UK | Asylum: Attacks and deaths 2001 - 2003
Stabbed to death in a racially motivated attack in Sunderland, August 2002, He intervened when friends were set upon by a man carrying a knife.
The attack upon the asylum seeker was the first to come to national prominence and led to a rethink of asylum settlement in the city.
Mr Marku died after he was stabbed 29 times in an attack outside of a pub in Edgware, north London, in March 2001.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/uk/3087569.stm   (579 words)

  
 Police are proud of 103 Taser-Related Deaths Since 2001
Any deaths that have occurred after someone was tasered have been because the guy was wacked out on drugs (like coke or heroin).
Antime an officer uses the taser and death resaults it is recorded as a death because of the taser.
Thus, America's healthcare-system-induced deaths are the third leading cause of the death in the U.S., after heart disease and cancer.
www.taxidermy.net /forums/IndustryArticles/05/c/05A449469C.html   (3867 words)

  
 Lockportian Deaths in 2001
Tanis Pedlow Braas formerly of Lockport and Marietta Georgia died at home November 6, 2001 in Ft. Myers, FL, after a long bout with A.L.S. She was born in Niagara Falls, NY and attended Keuka College.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Thaddeus "Ted" Maslowski.
He was preceded in death in 1986 by his first wife, Beverly Bowerman also formerly of Lockport.
www.lockport-ny.com /Reference/deaths2001.htm   (11032 words)

  
 Cancer: New Registrations and Deaths 2001
There were 7810 cancer deaths in 2001 (4166 males and 3644 females).
The most common causes of male cancer deaths were cancer of the trachea, bronchus and lung, cancer of the colorectum and anus, and cancer of the prostate.
The most common causes of female cancer deaths were cancer of the breast, cancer of the trachea, bronchus and lung, and cancer of the colorectum and anus.
www.nzhis.govt.nz /publications/cancer.html   (472 words)

  
 Estimated Deaths from Earthquakes, 2001
Estimated Deaths from Earthquakes, 2002 - Date Region Magnitude Number killed1 Jan. 9 Tajikistan 5.2 3 Jan. 10 Papua New Guinea 6.7 1 Jan. 20...
Estimated Deaths from Earthquakes, 2003 - Date Region Magnitude Number killed2 Jan. 21 Near the coast of Guatemala 6.5 1 Jan. 22 Colima,...
Deaths from Magnitude 8.0 and Greater Earthquakes Since 1990 - Date Region Magnitude Number killed June 9, 1994 Northern Bolivia 8.2 10 Oct. 4, 1994 Kuril Islands...
www.factmonster.com /ipka/A0882576.html   (165 words)

  
 2001 Deaths   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Mining deaths fall to new low in 2001.
ERRATA.('Distinguishing Sudden Infant Death Syndrome From Child Abuse Fatalities,' in February 2001 issue)(Correction Notice)
Actor Robert Blake acquitted of murder in the 2001 death of his wife
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0878597.html   (275 words)

  
 Environment & Climate News: ESA blamed for firefighter deaths (October 2001)
Environment and Climate News: ESA blamed for firefighter deaths (October 2001)
An investigation into the July 10 "30-mile fire" in central Washington state has uncovered that the Endangered Species Act (ESA) played a central role in the deaths of four young firefighters combating the blaze.
The U.S. Forest Service initially denied that environmental concerns had anything to do with the July 10 events, but then changed its story after evidence showed a largely contained fire had flared up to an uncontrolled emergency after firefighters were denied necessary water due to concerns over endangered fish living in a local river.
www.heartland.org /archives/environment/oct01/deaths.htm   (717 words)

  
 American Indian Prison Probe Reports 16 Deaths Since 2001 - The NewStandard
June 23, 2004 – A senior federal official told USA Today on condition of anonymity that 16 prisoners have died in Native American detention centers since 2001.
According to the unnamed official, while the causes of the deaths are not all known, some have been attributed to alcohol or other substances consumed prior to the arrests of the prisoners.
The official also blamed the detention centers' poor management and lack of automated records for the lack of information on the cause of prisoner deaths.
newstandardnews.net /content?action=show_item&itemid=597   (366 words)

  
 Births & deaths: November 2001 (captimes.com)
This page lists births and deaths in the Madison area as published in The Capital Times.
Monday's updates include births and deaths through the weekend.
You also can read today's obituaries, which are paid death notices supplied by the family of the deceased.
www.madison.com /tct/news/birthsdeaths/2001/nov01.php   (5241 words)

  
 Inman Deaths - 2001
30 Jun 2001 (V) 37725 (Dandridge, Jefferson, TN)
07 Jun 2001 (V) 28360 (Lumberton, Robeson, NC)
06 Jun 2001 (V) 99654 (Wasilla, Matanuska Susitna, AK)
inman.surnameweb.org /ssdi/2001.htm   (749 words)

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