People died on 08 July

(13 found)

Naya Rivera
actor, singer, model, accident, drowned

Real/Birth Name:
Naya Marie Rivera
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
33
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Capricorn ♑ - the Sea-Goat - people born December 23 through January 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

older sister of
Older than Mychal Rivera by 3 years.

Brief Facts:

TV series Glee. Disappeared off her rented boat at Lake Piru in Fillmore, California, leaving her small 4 year old son on the boat. Drowned. Body found about 5 days later.

Tab Hunter
actor, producer, writer, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Arthur Andrew Kelm
Arthur Gelien
Nickname(s):
the Sigh Guy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86, 3 days before his 87th birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Movies Damn Yankees!, Grease 2, Operation Bikini, Lust in the Dust. Song Young Love. Born with last name Kelm. Name changed by his mother to her maiden name, Gelien, later.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6320 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the recording industry
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 111 S. Palm Canyon Drive8 December 2007

Ken Stabler
football, sports analyst

Real/Birth Name:
Ken Michael Stabler
Also Known As:
Kenny Stabler
Nickname(s):
the Snake
Kenny
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:

University of Alabama quarterback. Teams Oakland Raiders, Houston Oilers, New Orleans Saints.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Ernest Borgnine
actor, western

Real/Birth Name:
Ermes Effron Borgnino
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
95
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-husband of
Younger than Ethel Merman by 9 years.

Brief Facts:

Noted for gap in front teeth. Movies A Grandpa for Christmas, Marty, From Here to Eternity, Emperor of the North Pole, The Dirty Dozen. TV series McHale's Navy. Marriage to Ethel Merman lasted 32 days in 1964.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6324 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry
Palm Springs Walk of Stars A star at 265 S. Palm Canyon Drive17 January 1998

Betty Ford
First Lady, model, activist, dancer

Real/Birth Name:
Elizabeth Anne Bloomer
Also Known As:
Elizabeth Bloomer Warren
Nickname(s):
Betty
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
93
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Gerald Ford, until his earlier death.
Younger than Gerald Ford by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Became First Lady when her husband took office on Nixon's resignation. Encouraged breast cancer exams and championed alcohol and drug rehabilitation.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Roberts Blossom
actor, poet, soap

Real/Birth Name:
Roberts Scott Blossom
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
87
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Character actor. Movies Home Alone, Deranged, Slaughterhouse 5, Escape from Alcatraz, Doc Hollywood, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Christne.

Kenny Baker (fiddler)
musician, bluegrass

Real/Birth Name:
Kenneth Clayton Baker
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
85, 12 days after his birthday
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Cancer ♋ - the Crab - people born June 22 through July 22
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Fiddler. Member of Bluegrass Boys.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

June Allyson
actor, singer

Real/Birth Name:
Ella Geisman
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
88
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Libra ♎ - the Scales - people born September 24 through October 23
Birth Place:

Relationships:

wife of
Dick Powell, until his earlier death.
Younger than Dick Powell by 12 years.

Brief Facts:

Musical The Glenn Miller Story. Movie Little Women (1949).

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1537 Vine Street for contributions to the motion picture industry

Charles Conrad
space, moon, accident, vehicle crash

Real/Birth Name:
Charles Peter Conrad Jr.
Also Known As:
Charles "Pete" Conrad
Pete Conrad
Nickname(s):
Pete
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
69
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Gemini ♊ - the Twins - people born May 22 through June 21
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Third man on the moon in the Apollo 12 mission. Died in a motorcycle accident.

Space Missions:

Apollo 12 (1969)
Second landing, in Ocean of Storms near Surveyor 3.
Gemini 11 (1966)
Gemini record altitude with apogee of 739.2 nautical miles reached using the Agena Target Vehicle propulsion system after first orbit rendezvous and docking. Gordon made a 33-minute EVA and two-hour standup EVA. 44 orbits.
Gemini 5 (1965)
First week-long flight. First use of fuel cells for electrical power. Evaluated guidance and navigation system for future rendezvous missions. Completed 120 orbits.
Skylab 2

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Dick Sargent
actor, activist

Real/Birth Name:
Richard Cox
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
64
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aries ♈ - the Ram - people born March 21 through April 20
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

TV series Bewitched in role of Darrin. Advocate of the Special Olympics. Never married, despite fake report of an ex-wife.

Howard Duff
actor, radio

Real/Birth Name:
Howard Green Duff
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
Older than Ida Lupino by 4 years.

Brief Facts:

Played title role on radio show Sam Spade. Movies The Naked City, Kramer vs. Kramer.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 1623 Vine Street for contributions to the television industry

Hyman Rickover
military, writer, engineer

Real/Birth Name:
Hyman George Rickover
Also Known As:
Admiral Hyman G. Rickover
Hyman G. Rickover
Nickname(s):
Father of the Nuclear Navy
Gender:
Male
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
86
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Aquarius ♒ - the Water-Carrier - people born January 21 through February 19
Birth Place:

Brief Facts:

Championed use of nuclear power in submarines.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Vivien Leigh
actor

Real/Birth Name:
Vivian Mary Hartley
Gender:
Female
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Age at Death:
53
Traditional Zodiac Sign:
Scorpio ♏ - the Scorpion - people born October 24 through November 22
Birth Place:

Relationships:

ex-wife of
Younger than Laurence Olivier by 6 years.

Brief Facts:

Movies Gone with the Wind, Ship of Fools, A Streetcar Named Desire.

Halls of Fame, Awards, etc.

Hollywood Walk of Fame A star at 6773 Hollywood Boulevard for contributions to the motion picture industry
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