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People Who Died in the Year 2016 (124 found): Names Only

Pat Harrington Jr.

Real/Birth Name:
Daniel Patrick Harrington Jr.
Also Known As:
Pat Harrington
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series One Day at a Time

John Johnson

Real/Birth Name:
John Howard Getty Johnson
Nickname(s):
J.J.
JJ
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
68
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Small forward. Teams Cleveland Cavaliers, Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets, Seattle SuperSonics. Iowa Sports Hall of Fame 1993.

David Bowie

Real/Birth Name:
David Robert Hayward-Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69, 2 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Iman, until he died.
Older than Iman by 8 years.

Brief Facts:

Song Space Oddity. Movie The Man Who Fell to Earth. Album Let's Dance. Song Fame. Broadway play The Elephant Man. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1996. Songwriters Hall of Fame 2005. London Avenue of Stars. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1998. Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame 2013. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 12 February 1997.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Monte Irvin

Real/Birth Name:
Monford Merrill Irvin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Left fielder, also right field. Teams Newark Eagles, New York Giants, Chicago Cubs. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1981. National Baseball Hall of Fame 1973. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 1994. Mexican Professional Baseball Hall of Fame 1971.

Dan Haggerty

Real/Birth Name:
Dan Haggerty
Also Known As:
Dan Haggarty
Daniel Haggerty
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams. Movies The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams, Muscle Beach Party, Grizzly Mountain, Escape to Grizzly Mountain. Served time for cocaine possession. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7070 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 1 February 1994.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Glenn Frey

Real/Birth Name:
Glenn Lewis Frey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
67
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pronounced "Fry." Member of band The Eagles. Song Tequila Sunrise. Songwriters Hall of Fame 2000. Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2008 as a member of The Eagles.
Kennedy Center Honors 2016 as a member of The Eagles.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1998 as a member of The Eagles.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2001 as a member of The Eagles.

Lou Michaels

Real/Birth Name:
Louis Andrew Michaels
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Placekicker, defensive end. Teams University of Kentucky, Los Angeles Rams, Pittsburgh Steelers, Baltimore Colts, Green Bay Packers. College Football Hall of Fame 1992. Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame 1993. Knute Rockne Memorial Trophy 1957. National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1989.

Sheila Sim

Real/Birth Name:
Sheila Beryl Grant Sim
Also Known As:
Sheila Beryl Grant Attenborough, Lady Attenborough
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
wife of
Richard Attenborough, until his earlier death.
Older than Richard Attenborough by 1 year.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Original cast of play The Mousetrap. Movies A Canterbury Tale, The Guinea Pig, West of Zanzibar

Mike Minor

Real/Birth Name:
Michael Fedderson
Also Known As:
Michael Minor
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

TV series All My Children, Another World, As the World Turns, The Edge of Night, Petticoat Junction

Abe Vigoda

Real/Birth Name:
Abraham Charles Vigoda
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94, 29 days before his 95th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Barney Miller, Santa Barbara, Fish. Movies The Godfather, The Godfather: Part II, Look Who's Talking, Cannonball Run II

Black

Real/Birth Name:
Colin Vearncombe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Wonderful Life. Died from injuries in an accident 10 January, 2016.

Paul Kantner

Real/Birth Name:
Paul Lorin Kantner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Vocals, guitar. Groups Jefferson Airplane, Jefferson Starship. Album Summer of Love. Songs Somebody to Love, White Rabbit Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2014 as a member of Jefferson Airplane.
Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2014 as a member of Jefferson Starship.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1996 as a member of Jefferson Airplane.

Signe Toly Anderson

Real/Birth Name:
Signe Toly
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Also Jazz and folk. Member of rock band Jefferson Airplane. Album Summer of Love. Songs Somebody to Love, White Rabbit Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2014 as a member of Jefferson Airplane.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1996 as a member of Jefferson Airplane.

Bob Elliott

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Brackett Elliott
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Radio show Bob and Ray with Ray Goulding. TV series Get a Life. Movie Cabin Boy. National Broadcasters Hall of Fame 1981. Massachusetts Broadcasters Hall of Fame.

Joe Alaskey

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Francis Alaskey III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
63
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Voice actor. In roles Bugs Bunny, Tweety Bird, Daffy Duck, Droopy, Sylvester, Grandpa Lou Pickles, Baby Huey and many others, in cartoons.

Axl Rotten

Real/Birth Name:
Brian Knighton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
44
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group The Bad Breed, a tag team. Paralyzed by spine injury. Died of an accidental heroin overdose in a restaurant bathroom.

Ed Mitchell

Real/Birth Name:
Edgar Dean Mitchell
Also Known As:
Edgar Mitchell
Nickname(s):
Ed
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Test pilot and astronaut. LM pilot on Apollo 14 mission to the moon. Sixth person to walk on the moon. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1970. U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame 1997. International Space Hall of Fame 1979. DeMolay International Alumni Association Hall of Fame 2008.

Maurice White

Real/Birth Name:
Maurice White
Nickname(s):
Reese
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older brother of
Older than Verdine White by 9 years.

Brief Facts:

Founder of group Earth, Wind & Fire. Soul, gospel, jazz, pop, R&B and funk. SoulMusic Hall of Fame 2014. Memphis Music Hall of Fame 2017. Guitar Center RockWalk 2003 as a member of Earth, Wind & Fire.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2000 as a member of Earth, Wind & Fire.
Songwriters Hall of Fame 2010 as a member of Earth, Wind & Fire.
The Vocal Group Hall of Fame 2003 as a member of Earth, Wind & Fire.
Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of band: Earth, Wind & Fire for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 14 September 1995.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of band: Earth, Wind & Fire for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 14 September 1995.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Willie Richardson

Real/Birth Name:
Willie Louis Richardson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wide receiver. Teams Jackson State University, Baltimore Colts, Miami Dolphins. Black College Football Hall of Fame 2012. College Football Hall of Fame 2003. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1979. Southwestern Athletic Conference Hall of Fame 1993.

Vanity

Real/Birth Name:
Denise Katrina Matthews
Also Known As:
Denise Smith
Reverend Denise Matthews
D.D. Winters
Denise Sonic
Denise Matthews-Smith
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Formerly sang with Prince. Grop Vanity 6. Became an evangelist. Movies Klondike Fever, Neon City. TV shows Mike Hammer, Silk Stalkings

Charlie Tuna

Real/Birth Name:
Art Ferguson
Also Known As:
Billy O'Day
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Personality at stations KBIG, KRTH-FM and others. Announcer on a number of game TV shows, including Time Machine, Scrabble, Scattergories, The $25,000 Pyramid, The Quiz Kids Challenge, The New Battlestars. National Radio Hall of Fame 2008. Honorary mayor of Tarzana, California since 1977. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1560 Vine Street for contributions to radio; ceremony: 10 January 1990.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Harper Lee

Real/Birth Name:
Nelle Harper Lee
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Wrote book (made into a movie) To Kill a Mockingbird, which won for her the Pulitzer Prize. A long-time friend of Truman Capote who was a childhood neighbor. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2007. National Medal of Arts 2010.

Sonny James

Real/Birth Name:
James Loden
Nickname(s):
The Southern Gentleman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Young Love. Country Music Hall of Fame 2006. Alabama Music Hall of Fame 1987. Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2009. Grand Ole Opry. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6630 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Tony Burton

Real/Birth Name:
Anthony Burton
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78, 27 days before his 79th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pro boxer. Movies The Shining, Rocky, Rocky Balboa, Rocky IV

George Kennedy

Real/Birth Name:
George Harris Kennedy Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91, 10 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Shenandoah, Charade, Airport, The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!, The Naked Gun 2˝: The Smell of Fear, Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult, The Eiger Sanction, Cool Hand Luke. TV series The Young and the Restless. Hall of Great Western Performers 2008. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6356 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 3 October 1991.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Bud Collins

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Worth Collins Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Covered tennis events for NBC and ESPN. International Tennis Hall of Fame 1994. NSMA Hall of Fame 2002.

Pat Conroy

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Patrick Conroy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
70
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Novels The Prince of Tides, The Great Santini. Georgia Writers Hall of Fame.

Nancy Reagan

Real/Birth Name:
Anne Frances Robbins
Also Known As:
Nancy Davis
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
mother of
wife of
Ronald Reagan, until his earlier death.
Younger than Ronald Reagan by 10 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies Hellcats of the Navy, Donovan's Brain as Nancy Davis. First Lady when her husband was governor and president. Launched the Just Say No campaign. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2002. Congressional Gold Medal 2000. International Best-Dressed Hall of Fame List 1973.

George Martin

Real/Birth Name:
George Henry Martin
Also Known As:
Sir George Martin
Nickname(s):
the Fifth Beatle
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Produced the albums of the Beatles. Produced theme songs Goldfinger, Live and Let Die. Made a Knight Bachelor in 1996. UK Music Hall of Fame 2006. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1999. Guitar Center RockWalk 1994. New Jersey Sports Hall of Fame 2004. Byron "Whizzer" White NFL Man of the Year Award 1987.

Gogi Grant

Real/Birth Name:
Myrtle Audrey Arinsberg
Also Known As:
Audrey Brown
Audrey Grant
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song The Wayward Wind. Also dubbed vocals for Ann Blyth in movie The Helen Morgan Story

Keith Emerson

Real/Birth Name:
Keith Noel Emerson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Key boarrdist. Progressive rock, jazz, classical. Group Emerson, Lake & Palmer. Suicide by gundhot to the head,in Santa Monica, California. Guitar Center RockWalk 1993 as a member of Emerson, Lake & Palmer.

Frank Sinatra Jr.

Real/Birth Name:
Francis Wayne Sinatra
Also Known As:
First name is not Frankllin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
72
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandson of
grandson of
son of
son of
younger brother of
Younger than Nancy Sinatra by 3 years.
older brother of
Older than Tina Sinatra by 4 years.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Kidnapped at age 19, ransomed 3 days later. Album My Way. TV series Adam-12. Movie Hollywood Homicide Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 125 S. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 28 February 2008.

Joe Santos

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Minieri
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Rockford Files, Hardcastle and McCormick, The Sopranos

Joe Garagiola

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Henry Garagiola
Also Known As:
Joseph Henry Garagiola Sr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Catcher for team St. Louis Cardinals. Sports analyst for NBC. Books Baseball Is a Funny Game, Just Play Ball. Ford C Frick Award 1991. Missouri Wall of Fame. Missouri Sports Hall of Fame 1970. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1972. Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame 1985. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame. St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame 2010. NSMA Hall of Fame 2004. St. Louis Walk of Fame: A star at 6328 Delmar Boulevard.

Phife Dawg

Real/Birth Name:
Malik Isaac Taylor
Also Known As:
Phife
Five Foot Assassin
The Five Footer
Phife Diggy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
45
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 5' 3". Group A Tribe Called Quest. Movie Who's the Man. Group Pro Era

Tom Whedon

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Avery Whedon
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

TV series Captain Kangaroo, The Golden Girls, The Electric Company, The Dick Cavett Show, Benson, Alice

Garry Shandling

Real/Birth Name:
Garry Emmanuel Shandling
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows It's Garry Shandling's Show, The Larry Sanders Show, Sanford and Son, Welcome Back, Kotter, Movie Love Affair

James Noble

Real/Birth Name:
James Wilkes Noble
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94, 23 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Benson, As the World Turns, The Edge of Night

Patty Duke

Real/Birth Name:
Anna Marie Duke
Also Known As:
Patty Duke Astin
Patty Duke Pearce
Anna Pearce
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

grandmother of
ex-wife of
Younger than John Astin by 16 years.
mother of
annulled ex-wife of
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Role of Helen Keller (see Helen Keller) in movie The Miracle Worker. Movie Valley of the Dolls Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7000 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 17 August 2004.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Joe Medicine Crow

Real/Birth Name:
Joseph Medicine Crow
Also Known As:
High Bird
Joseph Medicine Crow-High Bird
Nickname(s):
CrowJoe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
102
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Acclaimed Native American historian and last surviving war chief of Montana's Crow Tribe. Book Counting Coup: Becoming a Crow Chief on the Reservation and Beyond. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2009.

Barbara Turner

Real/Birth Name:
Gloria Rose Turner
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Vic Morrow by 7 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Company, Georgia, The Affair

Merle Haggard

Real/Birth Name:
Merle Ronald Haggard
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79, his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs The Legend of Bonnie and Clyde, Okie from Muskogee, Movin' On. California Hall of Fame 2010. Country Music Hall of Fame 1994. Kennedy Center Honors 2010. Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame 1977. Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame 1997. Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2012.

Will Smith (football)

Real/Birth Name:
William Raymond Smith III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
34
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams Ohio State University, New Orleans Saints. He was shot and killed by an enraged driver after a traffic accident in New Orleans. His wife was wounded.

Anne Jackson

Real/Birth Name:
Anna June Jackson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Eli Wallach, until his earlier death.
Younger than Eli Wallach by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Broadway plays Middle of the Night, Summer and Smoke, Arms and the Man, Luv, The Waltz of the Toreadors, Mr. Peters' Connections, Lost in Yonkers. Movies The Tiger Makes Out, The Secret Life of an American Wife, How to Save a Marriage and Ruin Your Life, Lovers and Other Strangers, Dirty Dingus Magee, The Shining. Play The Diary of Anne Frank

David Gest

Real/Birth Name:
David Alan Gest
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62, 29 days before his 63rd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Liza Minnelli by 7 years.

Brief Facts:

On the TV shows Celebrity Big Brother, I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here

Doris Roberts

Real/Birth Name:
Doris May Meltzer
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV shows Everybody Loves Raymond, Remington Steele. Movie The Taking of Pelham One Two Three. Bronx Walk of Fame 2007. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7021 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 10 February 2003.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Chyna

Real/Birth Name:
Joan Marie Laurer
Also Known As:
Ninth Wonder of the World
Nickname(s):
Joanie
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
46
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Professional wrestler.

Lonnie Mack

Real/Birth Name:
Lonnie McIntosh
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guitarist. Songs Memphis, Wham!. International Guitar Hall of Fame 2001. Southeastern Indiana Musicians' Association Hall of Fame 2001. Rockabilly Hall of Fame 2005. The Southern Legends Entertainment & Performing Arts Hall of Fame 2006.

Prince

Real/Birth Name:
Prince Rogers Nelson
Also Known As:
the Artist (formerly known as Prince)
Jamie Starr
Christopher
Alexander Nevermind
Joey Coco
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
57
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Purple Moon, Under the Cherry Moon. Died of an accidental opioid (Fentanyl) overdose. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2004. UK Music Hall of Fame 2006. Minnesota Music Hall of Fame 2007. SoulMusic Hall of Fame 2015. International Guitar Hall of Fame. Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame 2016.

Ron Brace

Real/Birth Name:
Ronald Jeffrey Brace III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
29
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Nose tackle. Teams Boston College, New England Patriots

Afeni Shakur

Real/Birth Name:
Alice Faye Williams
Also Known As:
Afeni Shakur Davis
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

sister of
aunt of
ex-wife of
Older than Mutulu Shakur by 3 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Early member Black Panther Party. Arrested 2010 on drug charges.

Rabbit Kekai

Real/Birth Name:
Albert Kekai
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Hawaiian surfing legend. Surfing Walk of Fame 2001. Surfers' Hall of Fame 2012.

Christy O'Connor

Real/Birth Name:
Christy O'Connor
Also Known As:
Christy O'Connor Snr
Nickname(s):
Himself
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won over 20 important British and Irish tournaments. World Golf Hall of Fame 2009.

Alan Young

Real/Birth Name:
Angus Young
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Androcles and the Lion, The Time Machine. TV series Mister Ed. Voice of Scrooge McDuck. Broadway play The Girl with the Freudian Slip. Became a US citizen. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6927 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to radio.
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Morley Safer

Real/Birth Name:
Morley Safer
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

CBS News TV show 60 Minutes. Dual citizenship of US and Canada.

Muhammad Ali

Real/Birth Name:
Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr.
Also Known As:
Cassius Clay
Nickname(s):
The Greatest
The Louisville Lip
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Heavyweight. Olympic Gold Medal 1960. Said, of his boxing, "Float like a butterfly - sting like a bee." Book The Greatest: My Own Story. Movie for television Freedom Road. Conscientious objector to war. Developed Parkinsons later. International Boxing Hall of Fame 1990. United States Olympic Hall of Fame 1983. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2005. Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. Presidential Citizens Medal 2001. Liberty Medal 2012. National Black Sports and Entertainment Hall of Fame 2001. Arthur Ashe Courage Award 1997. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1974. Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame 1985. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6801 Hollywood Boulevard for live performance or theater; ceremony: 11 January 2002.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Kimbo Slice

Real/Birth Name:
Kevin Ferguson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Bahamian-American. A "street fighter" - also in movie Blood and Bone

Gordie Howe

Real/Birth Name:
Gordon Howe
Nickname(s):
Gordie
Mr. Hockey
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Clubs Detroit Red Wings, Omaha Knights, Hartford Whalers, Houston Aeros, New England Whalers, Detroit Vipers. Canada's Walk of Fame 2000. Michigan Walk of Fame 2007. Hockey Hall of Fame 1972. Michigan Sports Hall of Fame 1957. Canada's Sports Hall of Fame 1975.

Earl Faison

Real/Birth Name:
Earl Faison
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive lineman. Teams Indiana University, San Diego Chargers, Miami Dolphins. Breitbard Hall of Fame 1997. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1986. Virginia Sports Hall of Fame 1989. IU Athletics Hall of Fame 1990.

Gypsy Joe

Real/Birth Name:
Gilberto Meléndez
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Anton Yelchin

Real/Birth Name:
Anton Victorovich Yelchin
Also Known As:
Анто́н Ви́кторович Ельчи́н
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
27
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Star Trek Beyond, Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness, Terminator Salvation, Green Room. Died when his car rolled backon him in his driveway.

Pat Summitt

Real/Birth Name:
Patricia Sue Head
Also Known As:
Pat Head Summitt
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64, 14 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Women's basketball coach. Team Tennessee Lady Vols. Won more that 1,000 games. Books Reach for the Summitt, Raise the Roof. Naismith Basketball Coach of the Century 2000. Women's Basketball Hall of Fame 1999. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 2000. International Women's Sports Hall of Fame 1990. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2012. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 2003. FIBA Hall of Fame 2013. Arthur Ashe Courage Award 2012. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 2011. John R Wooden Legends of Coaching Award 2008.

Elie Wiesel

Real/Birth Name:
Eliezer Wiesel
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Became a US citizen. Holocaust survivor. Book Night. Nobel Peace Prize 1986. Honorary UK knighthood. Congressional Gold Medal 1984. French Legion of Honor. Presidential Medal of Freedom 1992. Jewish-American Hall of Fame. National Humanities Medal 2009.

Noel Neill

Real/Birth Name:
Noel Darleen Neill
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Superman (1948), Atom Man vs. Superman in role of Lois Lane. Also in the 1950s TV series Adventures of Superman. A popular pin-up girl during World War 2.

Nate Thurmond

Real/Birth Name:
Nathaniel Thurmond
Nickname(s):
Nate the Great
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74, 9 days before his 75th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 6' 11". Power forward/center. Teams Bowling Green University, San Francisco / Golden State Warriors, Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers. Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame 1988. National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame 2006. Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 1985.

Garry Marshall

Real/Birth Name:
Garry Kent Masciarelli
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
father of
older brother of
Older than Penny Marshall by 7 years.
uncle of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Directed movies Runaway Bride, The Princess Diaries, TV series Mork & Mindy. Created TV series Happy Days. Television Academy Hall of Fame 2004. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame. Bronx Walk of Fame 1994. Television Hall of Fame 1997. NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame 2012. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6838 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 23 November 1983.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Marni Nixon

Real/Birth Name:
Margaret Nixon McEathron
Nickname(s):
The Ghostess with the Mostess
The Voice of Hollywood
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Dubbed voice for Audrey Hepburn in the movie My Fair Lady and dubbed other voices. Movie musical The Sound of Music in role of Sister Sophia singing the song Maria

Miss Cleo

Real/Birth Name:
Youree Dell Harris
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53, 17 days before her 54th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role as the Jamaican psychic Miss Cleo on television commercials.

Gloria DeHaven

Real/Birth Name:
Gloria Mildred DeHaven
Also Known As:
Gloria De Haven
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91, 7 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than John Payne by 13 years.

Brief Facts:

Moview Two Girls and a Sailor, Modern Times, Out to Sea, Summer Stock, The Thin Man Goes Home, Summer Holiday. TV series As the World Turns, Ryan's Hope, Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6933 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
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David Huddleston

Real/Birth Name:
David William Huddleston
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Blazing Saddles, Crime Busters, Santa Claus: The Movie, The Big Lebowski, The Producers

Ricci Martin

Real/Birth Name:
Ricci James Martin
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

son of
younger brother of
Younger than Dean Paul Martin by 1 year.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Movie Just Tell Me You Love Me

Pete Fountain

Real/Birth Name:
Pierre Dewey LaFontaine Jr
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86, 34 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Clarinetist. Big Band and Jazz Hall of Fame 1997. Delta Music Museum Hall of Fame 2008. Louisiana Music Hall of Fame 2007.

Barry Jenner

Real/Birth Name:
Barry Francis Jenner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
75
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Another World, Family Matters, Dallas

Glenn Yarbrough

Real/Birth Name:
Glenn Robertson Yarbrough
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lead vocalist group The Limeliters. Songs Baby the Rain Must Fall, Follow the Drinking Gourd, All My Sorrows

Kenny Baker

Real/Birth Name:
Kenneth George Baker
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
81, 11 days before his 82nd birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 3' 8". In role of R2D2 in Star Wars movies Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith. Also movie Time Bandits. Movies Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

Fyvush Finkel

Real/Birth Name:
Philip Finkel
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fyvush is a Yiddish name he chose to use. TV series Boston Legal, Picket Fences. Broadway musical play Fiddler on the Roof. Movies Nixon, Q & A, Brighton Beach Memoirs

Lou Pearlman

Real/Birth Name:
Louis Jay Pearlman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
62
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Manager of boy bands Backstreet Boys, *NSYNC. Convicted of operating a Ponzi scheme. Died in prison. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7072 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of band: Backstreet Boys for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 22 April 2013.
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A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of band: *NSYNC for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 30 April 2018.
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A star at 7080 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of band: *NSYNC for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 30 April 2018.
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A star at 7072 Hollywood Boulevard as a member of band: Backstreet Boys for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 22 April 2013.
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Brian Rix

Real/Birth Name:
Brian Norman Roger Rix
Also Known As:
Brian Rix, Baron Rix
Lord Rix
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 1977 Birthday Honours. Knighted June 1986 for his services to charity. 27 January 1992, created a life peer, as Baron Rix, of Whitehall. Theatre actor, play Don't Just Lie There, Say Something

Harry Gilmer

Real/Birth Name:
Harry Vincent Gilmer Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Halfback, left halfback, quarterback, kickoff returner, and defensive back. College team University of Alabama. Pro teams Washington Redskins, Detroit Lions. Head coach, team Detroit Lions. Alabama Sports Hall of Fame 1973. College Football Hall of Fame 1993. Rose Bowl Hall of Fame 1995.

Toots Thielemans

Real/Birth Name:
Jean-Baptiste Frédéric Isidor
Also Known As:
Jean-Baptiste Frédéric Isidor, Baron Thielemans
John Tillman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Guitarist, harmonica, known for whistling. Song Bluesette. Whistled melody in Old Spice commercials.

Stephen Hill

Real/Birth Name:
Solomon Krakovsky
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Law & Order, Mission: Impossible, One Life to Live. Movies The Firm, Yentl

Gene Wilder

Real/Birth Name:
Jerome Silberman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Gilda Radner, until her earlier death.
Older than Gilda Radner by 13 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, The Woman in Red

Juan Gabriel

Real/Birth Name:
Alberto Aguilera Valadés
Alberto Aguilera Valadez
Also Known As:
El Divo de Juárez
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
66
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Mexican singer - ranchera style. Songs Querida, No Tengo Dinero ("I Have No Money"..) Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7060 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry; ceremony: 10 May 2002.
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Las Vegas Walk of Stars: A star at MGM Hotel; ceremony: 17 December 2009.

Hugh O'Brian

Real/Birth Name:
Hugh Charles Krampe
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
91
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV show The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp. Movies The Lawless Breed, There's No Business Like Show Business, White Feather, In Harm's Way, The Shootist. Hall of Great Western Performers 1992. Dodge City Trail of Fame 1992. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6613 Hollywood B for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Phyllis Schlafly

Real/Birth Name:
Phyllis McAlpin Stewart
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92, 21 days after her birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Conservative activist. Founder of Eagle Forum. Opposed the Equal Rights Amendment. Book A Choice, Not an Echo

The Lady Chablis

Real/Birth Name:
Benjamin Edward Knox
Also Known As:
Brenda Dale Knox
Nickname(s):
The Doll
Chablis
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
59
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. Autobiography book Hiding My Candy: The Autobiography of the Grand Empress of Savannah. Had not had gender reassignment surgery. Activist for diabetes.

Alexis Arquette

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Arquette
Also Known As:
Eva Destruction
Nickname(s):
Lex
Gender:
Female (changed from) Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
47
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

was grandson of
became granddaughter of
was brother of
Older than David Arquette by 2 years.
became sister of
Older than David Arquette by 2 years.
was son of
became daughter of
was brother of
Younger than Patricia Arquette by 1 year.
became sister of
Younger than Patricia Arquette by 1 year.
was brother of
Younger than Richmond Arquette by 5 years.
became sister of
Younger than Richmond Arquette by 5 years.
was brother of
Younger than Rosanna Arquette by 9 years.
became sister of
Younger than Rosanna Arquette by 9 years.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

Movies Bride of Chucky, Killer Drag Queens on Dope, Children of the Corn V: Fields of Terror, Pulp Fiction. Female impersonation as Eva Destruction. Movie Alexis Arquette: She's My Brother documents sex change from male to female.

Edward Albee

Real/Birth Name:
Edward Franklin Albee III
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway plays The Zoo Story, The Sandbox, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? winning a Tony Award for the latter. Tony Award nominations for plays Tiny Alice, Seascape, The Ballad of the Sad Cafe, A Delicate Balance. Won three Pulitzer Prizes. Theater Hall of Fame 1985. Kennedy Center Honors 1996. National Medal of Arts 1996.

Charmian Carr

Real/Birth Name:
Charmian Anne Farnon
Nickname(s):
Charmy
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of Liesl in movie musical The Sound of Music

Shawty Lo

Real/Birth Name:
Carlos Walker
Also Known As:
Shaw
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
36
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Height 5' 6". Atlanta group D4L. Album D4L: Down 4 Life. Solo album Units in the City. Songs Dey Know, Laffy Taffy. Died in auto crash in Atlanta.

Arnold Palmer

Real/Birth Name:
Arnold Daniel Palmer
Nickname(s):
The King
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87, 15 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Won seven major golf championships: The Masters: 1958, 1960, 1962, 1964 , the U.S. Open: 1960, and the Open Championship: 1961, 1962. Congressional Gold Medal 2009. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2004. World Golf Hall of Fame 1974. Florida Sports Hall of Fame 1984. Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame 1963. North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame 1988. Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year 1960. Southern Conference Hall of Fame 2009. National High School Hall of Fame 1986. Theodore Roosevelt Award 1983.

Jean Shepard

Real/Birth Name:
Ollie Imogene Shepard
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Hankshaw Hawkins, until his earlier death.
Younger than Hankshaw Hawkins by 11 years.

Brief Facts:

Song A Dear John Letter. Grand Ole Opry. Country Music Hall of Fame 2011. Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame 2010.

Tom Hayden

Real/Birth Name:
Thomas Emmet Hayden
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
76
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Jane Fonda by 1 year.
father of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

One of the Chicago Seven in 1968. California State Legislature for 18 years. Delegate to Democratic National Convention at Chicago in 1996.

Bobby Vee

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Thomas Velline
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
73
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Songs Devil or Angel, Rubber Ball, The Night Has a Thousand Eyes, Take Good Care of My Baby. Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2009. Rockabilly Hall of Fame. Minnesota Music Hall of Fame 1992. Scandinavian-American Hall of Fame 2014.

Kay Starr

Real/Birth Name:
Katherine Laverne Starks
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Native American ancestry. Pop, jazz, country and swing music. Songs Wheel of Fortune, Hoop-de-Doo, Come On-A My House, The Rock and Roll Waltz. Hit Parade Hall of Fame 2008. Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame 2000. Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame 2002. Oklahoma Hall of Fame 1988. Memphis Music Hall of Fame 2013. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 1716 Vine Street for contributions to the recording industry.
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Janet Reno

Real/Birth Name:
Janet Wood Reno
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
78
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Attorney general 1993 until 2001, appointed by William Jefferson Clinton. Height 6' 2". Ran for governor of Florida but lost. National Women's Hall of Fame 2000.

Leonard Cohen

Real/Birth Name:
Leonard Norman Cohen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

'Song Hallelujah. Named Officer of the Order of Canada 1991, and Companion of the Order of Canada 2003. Canadian Music Hall of Fame 1991. Canadian Folk Music Walk of Fame 2005. Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame 2006. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2008. Songwriters Hall of Fame 2010'. Canada's Walk of Fame 2018.

Bill Stanfill

Real/Birth Name:
William Thomas Stanfill
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Defensive end. Teams University of Georgia, Miami Dolphins. College Football Hall of Fame 1998. Miami Dolphin Honor Roll 2010. Outland Trophy 1968. University of Georgia Athletic Association Circle of Honor 2000. Florida-Georgia Hall of Fame.

Robert Vaughn

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Francis Vaughn
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
83, 11 days before his 84th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series The Man from U.N.C.L.E.. Movies The Towering Inferno, The Magnificent Seven, Superman III, Black Moon Rising Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6633 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry; ceremony: 24 July 1998.
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Leon Russell

Real/Birth Name:
Claude Russell Bridges
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
74
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Lost Inside of You from movie A Star Is Born (1976). Album One for the Road. Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame 2006. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2011. Songwriters Hall of Fame 2011.

Bob Gain

Real/Birth Name:
Robert Gain
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Lineman, both offense and defense. Teams University of Kentucky, Ottawa Rough Riders, Cleveland Browns. College Football Hall of Fame 1980. Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame 2006. Ohio Valley Athletic Conference Hall of Fame 2006. Outland Trophy 1950.

Ralph Branca

Real/Birth Name:
Ralph Theodore Joseph Branca
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Brooklyn Dodgers, Detroit Tigers, New York Yankees. Westchester County Sports Hall of Fame. National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame.

Stan Huntsman

Real/Birth Name:
Stanley Houser Huntsman
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Coached track at universities and Olympics. Indiana Football Hall of Fame. Longhorn Men's Hall of Honor 2000. National Track and Field Hall of Fame 2004. Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame 2009. Texas Track and Field Coaches Hall of Fame 2017.

Dave "Boo" Ferriss

Real/Birth Name:
David Meadow Ferriss
Nickname(s):
Boo
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94, 11 days before his 95th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Sagittarius ♐ - the Archer or Centaur - people born November 23 through December 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Teams Mississippi State University, Boston Red Sox. Coach, team Delta State University. ABCA Hall of Fame 1988. Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame 2002. Mississippi Sports Hall of Fame and Museum 1964. Mississippi State Sports Hall of Fame 1970.

Florence Henderson

Real/Birth Name:
Florence Agnes Henderson
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
82
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Role of Carol Brady on TV show The Brady Bunch. The first woman to guest host TV show The Tonight Show. Contestant on the TV show Dancing with the Stars with Corky Ballas. Kentucky Music Hall of Fame 2008. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 7070 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry; ceremony: 14 February 1996.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Fidel Castro

Real/Birth Name:
Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Marxist and socialist revolutionary leader of Cuba.

Ron Glass

Real/Birth Name:
Ronald E. Glass
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
71
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Houseguest. TV series Teen Angel, Barney Miller

Fritz Weaver

Real/Birth Name:
Fritz William Weaver
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Broadway plays Child's Play, The Chalk Garden. Movies To Trap a Spy, Marathon Man, Black Sunday, The Thomas Crown Affair. Theater Hall of Fame 2010.

Grant Tinker

Real/Birth Name:
Grant Almerin Tinker
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
90
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

father of
ex-husband of
Older than Mary Tyler Moore by 10 years.

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

NBC chairman 81-86. Founded MTM Enterprises with Mary Tyler Moore. Television Academy Hall of Fame 2004. Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame 2004. Television Hall of Fame 1997.

Sammy Lee

Real/Birth Name:
Samuel Lee
Also Known As:
Dr. Sammy Lee
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
96
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Leo ♌ - the Lion - people born July 23 through August 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

The first Asian-American to win Olympic Gold Medal 1948 as a diver. Won again, the first man to win back-to-back gold medals in Olympic platform diving, Olympic Gold Medal 1952. Of Korean ancestry. Became a doctor, served in the army in the Korean War. Coached divers at Olympic games. United States Olympic Hall of Fame. International Swimming Hall of Fame 1968. Orange County Sports Hall of Fame 1984. James E. Sullivan Award 1953. Anaheim / Orange County Walk of Stars: A star for Sports fame; ceremony: 26 May 2009.

Big Syke

Real/Birth Name:
Tyruss Gerald Himes
Also Known As:
Mussolini
Moozalini
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
48, 13 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Group Outlawz. Also group Thug Life as Big Syke. Natural causes death at home.

Rashaan Salaam

Real/Birth Name:
Rashaan Imam Salaam
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
42
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Heisman Trophy 1994, team University of Colorado, as running back. Teams Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Memphis Maniax - the latter in the XFL league. Apparent suicide by gun in a park. Walter Camp Award 1994. Doak Walker Award 1994. Chic Harley Award 1994. Jim Brown Award 1994.

John Glenn

Real/Birth Name:
John Herschel Glenn Jr.
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Annie Glenn, until he died.
Younger than Annie Glenn by 1 year.

Brief Facts:

Fighter pilot in WW2 and the Korean War. Test pilot. First American to orbit the Earth, aboard Friendship 7, Mercury-Atlas 6, on February 20, 1962, orbited 3 times. Democratic Senator from Ohio, December 24, 1974 - January 3, 1999. Flew on shuttle Discovery in 1998, mission STS-95, at age 77, the oldest person in space. Candidate for president 1984. U.S. Astronaut Hall of Fame 1990. International Space Hall of Fame 1977. Congressional Space Medal of Honor 1978. Congressional Gold Medal 2009. Presidential Medal of Freedom 2012. National Aviation Hall of Fame 1976. Theodore Roosevelt Award 2008.

Alan Thicke

Real/Birth Name:
Alan Willis Jeffrey
Nickname(s):
America's TV Dad
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Pisces ♓ - the Fish - people born February 20 through March 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Canadian. TV series Growing Pains, The Alan Thicke Show, America 2-Night, Diff'rent Strokes, The Bold and the Beautiful. Movie Bear with Me. Theme song composer for Growing Pains, Diff'rent Strokes and more. Canada's Walk of Fame 2013.

Bernard Fox

Real/Birth Name:
Bernard Lawson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movie Titanic, The Hound of the Baskervilles, The Mummy. TV seriesBewitched

Chuck Allen

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Richard Allen
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
77
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Virgo ♍ - the Virgin - people born August 22 through September 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Linebacker. Teams University of Washington, San Diego Chargers, Pittsburgh Steelers, Philadelphia Eagles. Husky Fever Hall of Fame 1994. San Diego Chargers Hall of Fame 1984. State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame 1983.

Gordie Tapp

Real/Birth Name:
Gordon Robert Tapp
Nickname(s):
Gordie
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
94
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Canadian. Cast of TV show Hee Haw on CBS TV; scriptwriter for the show. Host of radio show Main Street Jamboree. Inducted into the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame 1990.

Zsa Zsa Gabor

Real/Birth Name:
Sari Gabor
Gabor Sari
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
99
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older sister of
Older than Eva Gabor by 2 years.
mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than George Sanders by 10 years.
daughter of
younger sister of
Younger than Magda Gabor by 1 year.

Ancestors:

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies The Naked Gun 2˝: The Smell of Fear, Queen of Outer Space, Moulin Rouge (1952). TV series Hollywood Squares Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6915 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the television industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.

Piers Sellers

Real/Birth Name:
Piers John Sellers
Also Known As:
Piers J. Sellers
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
61
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut and climate scientist. Shuttle missions STS-112, STS-121, STS-132. Appointed OBE 2011 New Year Honours.

George Michael

Real/Birth Name:
Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Convicted of lewd conduct. Former member of group Wham!. Songs Father Figure, I Want Your Sex (Part 1), Faith

Carrie Fisher

Real/Birth Name:
Carrie Frances Fisher
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
60
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

daughter of
daughter of
half-sister of
Older than Joely Fisher by 11 years.
ex-wife of
Younger than Paul Simon by 15 years.
older sister of
Older than Todd Fisher by 1 year.

Ancestors:

Brief Facts:

In role of Princess Leia in movies Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi. Book and one-woman play Wishful Drinking. Book (novel) and movie Postcards from the Edge. Movies Star Wars: The Last Jedi, The 'Burbs, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

Debbie Reynolds

Real/Birth Name:
Mary Frances Reynolds
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

mother of
ex-wife of
Younger than Eddie Fisher by 3 years.
mother of

Descendants:

Brief Facts:

Movies In & Out, Behind the Candelabra, Singin' in the Rain, The Singing Nun. Gaming Hall of Fame 2005. Missouri Walk of Fame 2013. Hollywood Walk of Fame: A star at 6654 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry.
See the page at Hollywood Walk of Fame for more information.
Palm Springs Walk of Stars: A star at 155 S. Palm Canyon Drive; ceremony: 4 January 2000.

LaVell Edwards

Real/Birth Name:
Reuben LaVell Edwards
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Head coach team Brigham Young University. Amos Alonzo Stagg Award 2003. Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award 1979. College Football Hall of Fame 2004. Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award 1984. Holiday Bowl Hall of Fame. West Coast Conference Hall of Honor 2013.
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