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Obituaries 2023

We are sad to report the passing of LSE alumni and staff in 2023. Alumni are listed in alphabetical order in the decade they received their first degree at LSE. Where available, we have included a link to online obituaries. 

1959 and earlier

Catherine Avent OBE, CSSA Social Policy and Admin, Obituary
Sir William Taylor, BSc Sociology 1952, Obituary
Reginald C Wright OBE, CMH Social Policy & Admin 1951



Sir Alan P. Budd, BSc Economics 1963, Obituary
Luis A Chico-Pardo, MSc Economics 1965
Shirley A Cliff,
BA Geography 1960
June R Road (previously Newfield), BA Sociology 1963
Edward R Pressman, General Course 1966, Obituary


 Dr Ingeborg Paulus, PhD Sociology 1971, Obituary


 W Dennis Grubb, OCC Economics 1986










 Ian Black, Visiting Senior Fellow, Middle East Centre, Obituary


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