People died on 19 February

(14 found)

Pop Smoke
rapper, composer, murdered

Real/Birth Name:
Bashar Barakah Jackson
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
20
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Welcome to the Party. Shot during a home invasion.

Don Newcombe
baseball

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Newcombe
Nickname(s):
Newk
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
92
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher. Team Newark Eaglesin the Negro Leagues. Teams Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians, Chunichi Dragons- the latter in Japan.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Harper Lee
writer

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.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Charlie Tuna
radio, tv, dj, game show

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. Honorary mayor of Tarzana, California since 1977.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1560 Vine Street for contributions to radio, ceremony date: 10 January 1990

Dale Gardner
space

Real/Birth Name:
Dale Allan Gardner
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
65
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Astronaut.

Space Missions:

STS-51-A
Shuttle Discovery, launched November 08, 1984

Duration: 7d 23h.
STS-8
Shuttle Challenger, launched August 30, 1983

Duration: 6d 1h.

Valeri Kubasov
space

Real/Birth Name:
Valeri Nikolayevich Kubasov
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
79
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Cosmonaut.

Space Missions:

Soyuz 19
Soyuz 35 - Return only

Ollie Matson
football, track

Real/Birth Name:
Ollie Genoa Matson II
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
80
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Teams Chicago Cardinals, Los Angeles Rams, Detroit Lions, Philadelphia Eagles

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Lionel Jeffries
actor, writer, director, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Lionel Charles Jeffries
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:

Brief Facts:

movies Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Tarzan the Magnificent, First Men in the Moon, Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feeling So Sad, Call Me Bwana

Janet Blair
actor, singer, Broadway

Real/Birth Name:
Martha Jane Lafferty
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Taurus ♉ - the Bull - people born April 21 through May 21
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Lou Busch by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Movie My Sister Eileen. Theater musical South Pacific. Broadway play A Girl Can Tell

Johnny Paycheck
singer, country, criminal

Real/Birth Name:
Donald Eugene Lytle
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Song Take This Job and Shove It. Group The Cherokee Cowboys. In prison 22 months for shooting a man, pardoned by the governor.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Grandpa Jones
singer, musician

Real/Birth Name:
Louis Marshall Jones
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
84
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

husband of
Ramona Jones, until he died.
Older than Ramona Jones by 10 years.

Brief Facts:

Banjo player. On TV show Hee Haw. Found murdered body of Dave Akeman

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Bon Scott
singer, accident, lyricist

Real/Birth Name:
Ronald Belford Scott
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
33
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

With band AC/DC. Album Highway to Hell. Died 1980 - choked after a night of binge drinking.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

ARIA Hall of Fame 1988 as a member of group AC/DC.
Guitar Center RockWalk 2000 as a member of group AC/DC.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2003 as a member of group AC/DC.

Doc White
baseball, educator, dentist, singer, composer

Real/Birth Name:
Guy Harris White
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
89
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Pitcher and seond base and outfield. 1907 had 65 consecutive innings without allowing a base on balls. Teams Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago White Sox. Minor league teams after that Venice Tigers, Dallas Giants

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Billy Mitchell
military, aviator

Real/Birth Name:
William Mitchell
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
56
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Grew up in Wisconsin. Early advocate of air power in warfare. Antagonized leaders, was demoted to colonel from general. Title of major general bestowed posthumously.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

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