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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Daniel Akaka
Politician
11-Sep-1924 6-Apr-2018 US Senator from Hawaii, 1990-2013
Marty Allen
Comic
23-Mar-1922 12-Feb-2018 Goofy-looking comedian
Paul Allen
Business
21-Jan-1953 15-Oct-2018 Co-Founder of Microsoft
Harry Anderson
Actor
14-Oct-1952 16-Apr-2018 Judge Harry Stone on Night Court
Kofi Annan
Government
8-Apr-1938 18-Aug-2018 Secretary General of the UN, 1997-2006
Susan Anspach
Actor
23-Nov-1942 2-Apr-2018 Five Easy Pieces
Aharon Appelfeld
Novelist
16-Feb-1932 4-Jan-2018 In the Wilderness
Stéphane Audran
Actor
8-Nov-1932 27-Mar-2018 Les Biches
Avicii
Disc Jockey
8-Sep-1989 20-Apr-2018 Swedish House DJ
Charles Aznavour
Singer
22-May-1924 1-Oct-2018 Shoot the Piano Player
Marty Balin
Singer/Songwriter
30-Jan-1942 27-Sep-2018 Lead singer of Jefferson Airplane
Roger Bannister
Track and Field
23-Mar-1929 3-Mar-2018 First to run a four-minute mile
John Perry Barlow
Activist
3-Oct-1947 7-Feb-2018 Co-Founder, EFF
Gary Beach
Actor
10-Oct-1947 17-Jul-2018 Broadway actor
Alan Bean
Astronaut
15-Mar-1932 26-May-2018 Apollo 12, Skylab Mission II astronaut
Robert Bergland
Politician
22-Jul-1928 9-Dec-2018 US Secretary of Agriculture, 1977-81
Ken Berry
Actor
3-Nov-1933 1-Dec-2018 Capt. Parmenter on F Troop
Bernardo Bertolucci
Film Director
16-Mar-1941 26-Nov-2018 Last Tango in Paris
James Billington
Historian
1-Jun-1929 20-Nov-2018 13th Librarian of Congress
Günter Blobel
Scientist
21-May-1936 18-Feb-2018 Protein signaling in cells
Steven Bochco
Film/TV Producer
16-Dec-1943 1-Apr-2018 Cop Rock
Paul Bocuse
Chef
11-Feb-1926 20-Jan-2018 Bocuse d'Or, nouvelle cuisine
Philip Bosco
Actor
26-Sep-1930 3-Dec-2018 American character actor
Anthony Bourdain
Chef
25-Jun-1956 8-Jun-2018 Kitchen Confidential
Whitey Bulger
Criminal
3-Sep-1929 30-Oct-2018 Boston crimelord
Barbara Bush
First Lady
8-Jun-1925 17-Apr-2018 Wife of US President George H.W. Bush
George H.W. Bush
Head of State
12-Jun-1924 30-Nov-2018 41st US President, 1989-93
Montserrat Caballé
Singer
12-Apr-1933 6-Oct-2018 Operatic soprano
Billy Cannon
Football
8-Feb-1937 18-May-2018 Winner, 1959 Heisman Trophy
Peter Carington
Government
6-Jun-1919 9-Jul-2018 UK Foreign Secretary, 1979-82
Arvid Carlsson
Scientist
25-Jan-1923 29-Jun-2018 Signal transduction in the nervous system
Frank Carlucci
Government
18-Oct-1930 3-Jun-2018 US Secretary of Defense, 1987-89
Stanley Cavell
Philosopher
1-Sep-1926 19-Jun-2018 Professor of Aesthetics, Harvard
Roy Clark
TV Personality
15-Apr-1933 15-Nov-2018 Hee Haw
Adam Clymer
Journalist
27-Apr-1937 10-Sep-2018 The New York Times
James H. Cone
Religion
5-Aug-1938 28-Apr-2018 A Black Theology of Liberation
Jill Ker Conway
Educator
9-Oct-1934 1-Jun-2018 President of Smith College, 1975-85
Bill Daily
Actor
30-Aug-1927 4-Sep-2018 Roger Healey on I Dream of Jeannie
Vic Damone
Singer
12-Jun-1928 11-Feb-2018 Singer of ballads
Ron Dellums
Politician
24-Nov-1935 30-Jul-2018 Mayor of Oakland, 2007-11
Richard DeVos
Business
4-Mar-1926 6-Sep-2018 Co-Founder of Amway
Steve Ditko
Cartoonist
2-Nov-1927 27-Jun-2018 Drew Spider-Man like nobody else has or can
Ken Dodd
Comic
8-Nov-1927 11-Mar-2018 British comedian, ventriloquist
Dave Edgerton
Business
26-May-1927 3-Apr-2018 Co-Founder of Burger King
Harlan Ellison
Author
27-May-1934 27-Jun-2018 I Have No Mouth And I Must Scream
Doug Ford
Golf
6-Aug-1922 14-May-2018 Winner of 2 Majors
Milos Forman
Film Director
18-Feb-1932 13-Apr-2018 One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest
Aretha Franklin
Singer
25-Mar-1942 16-Aug-2018 R-E-S-P-E-C-T
John Gavin
Actor
8-Apr-1928 9-Feb-2018 Julius Caesar in Spartacus
Lewis Gilbert
Film Director
6-Mar-1920 23-Feb-2018 The Spy Who Loved Me
William Goldman
Novelist
12-Aug-1931 16-Nov-2018 Marathon Man
Billy Graham
Religion
7-Nov-1918 21-Feb-2018 Televangelist
Hal Greer
Basketball
26-Jun-1936 14-Apr-2018 NBA Hall of Famer
Robert Grossman
Artist
1-Mar-1940 15-Mar-2018 Versatile illustrator, caricaturist
Peter Grünberg
Physicist
18-May-1939 7-Apr-2018 Giant magnetoresistance
Ursula K. Le Guin
Novelist
21-Oct-1929 22-Jan-2018 The Left Hand of Darkness
Donald Hall
Poet
20-Sep-1928 23-Jun-2018 The One Day
Barbara Harris
Actor
25-Jul-1935 21-Aug-2018 Freaky Friday
Wilson Harris
Novelist
4-Mar-1921 8-Mar-2018 Palace of the Peacock
Larry Harvey
Artist
11-Jan-1948 28-Apr-2018 Co-Founder of Burning Man
Stephen Hawking
Physicist
8-Jan-1942 14-Mar-2018 Wheelchair-bound physicist
Margaret Heckler
Politician
21-Jun-1931 6-Aug-2018 US Secretary of HHS, 1983-85
Stephen Hillenburg
Cartoonist
21-Aug-1961 26-Nov-2018 Creator of SpongeBob SquarePants
Dennis Hof
Business
14-Oct-1946 16-Oct-2018 Moonlite Bunny Ranch owner
Tab Hunter
Actor
11-Jul-1931 8-Jul-2018 Damn Yankees
Jon M. Huntsman
Business
21-Jun-1937 2-Feb-2018 Founder of Huntsman Corporation
Robert Indiana
Artist
13-Sep-1928 18-May-2018 Creator of the "LO/VE" sculpture
Joe Jackson
Relative
26-Jul-1929 27-Jun-2018 Patriarch of the Jackson family
Ricky Jay
Magician
26-Jun-1946 24-Nov-2018 Jay's Journal of Anomalies
Gloria Jean
Actor
14-Apr-1926 31-Aug-2018 Never Give a Sucker an Even Break
Ingvar Kamprad
Business
30-Mar-1926 27-Jan-2018 IKEA founder
Carl Kasell
Radio Personality
2-Apr-1934 17-Apr-2018 NPR broadcaster
Margot Kidder
Actor
17-Oct-1948 13-May-2018 Lois Lane in Superman
Edgar Ray Killen
Criminal
17-Jan-1925 11-Jan-2018 Convicted in Mississippi Burning murders
Charles Krauthammer
Columnist
13-Mar-1950 21-Jun-2018 Washington Post columnist
Paul Laxalt
Politician
2-Aug-1922 6-Aug-2018 US Senator from Nevada, 1974-87
Robin Leach
TV Personality
29-Aug-1941 24-Aug-2018 Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous
Leon M. Lederman
Physicist
15-Jul-1922 3-Oct-2018 Researcher of neutrinos
Stan Lee
Cartoonist
28-Dec-1922 12-Nov-2018 Created Spider-Man and The Hulk
Marilyn Lloyd
Politician
3-Jan-1929 19-Sep-2018 Congresswoman from Tennessee, 1975-95
Sondra Locke
Actor
28-May-1944 3-Nov-2018 The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter
Katherine MacGregor
Actor
12-Jan-1925 13-Nov-2018 Little House on the Prairie
Adel A. Mahmoud
Doctor
24-Aug-1941 11-Jun-2018 Molecular Biology Professor at Princeton
John Mahoney
Actor
20-Jun-1940 4-Feb-2018 Martin Crane on Frasier
Dorothy Malone
Actor
30-Jan-1925 19-Jan-2018 Written on the Wind
Winnie Mandela
Activist
26-Sep-1936 2-Apr-2018 Former wife of Nelson Mandela
Penny Marshall
Actor
15-Oct-1942 17-Dec-2018 Laverne on Laverne and Shirley
John McCain
Politician
29-Aug-1936 25-Aug-2018 US Senator from Arizona
Willie McCovey
Baseball
10-Jan-1938 31-Oct-2018 521 homers, 18 grand slams
Tommy McDonald
Football
26-Jul-1934 24-Sep-2018 NFL Hall of Famer
John Melcher
Politician
6-Sep-1924 12-Apr-2018 US Senator from Montana, 1977-89
Mary Midgley
Philosopher
13-Sep-1919 10-Oct-2018 Beast and Man
Stan Mikita
Hockey
20-May-1940 7-Aug-2018 Chicago Black Hawks, 1958-80
Mac Miller
Rapper
19-Jan-1992 7-Sep-2018 Blue Slide Park
Zell Miller
Politician
24-Feb-1932 23-Mar-2018 US Senator from Georgia, 2000-05
James A. Mirrlees
Economist
5-Jul-1936 29-Aug-2018 Asymmetric information in economics
Arthur Mitchell
Dancer
27-Mar-1934 19-Sep-2018 Dance Theater of Harlem
Donald Moffat
Actor
26-Dec-1930 20-Dec-2018 British-American character actor
Guy Molinari
Politician
23-Nov-1928 25-Jul-2018 Congressman from New York, 1981-89
Liliane Montevecchi
Actor
13-Oct-1932 29-Jun-2018 King Creole
Patricia Morison
Actor
19-Mar-1915 20-May-2018 Dressed to Kill
V. S. Naipaul
Author
17-Aug-1932 11-Aug-2018 A House for Mr. Biswas
Charles Neville
Musician
28-Dec-1938 26-Apr-2018 One of the Neville Brothers
Amos Oz
Novelist
4-May-1939 28-Dec-2018 Elsewhere, Perhaps
Vinnie Paul
Drummer
11-Mar-1964 22-Jun-2018 Former drummer for Pantera
Peter G. Peterson
Business
5-Jun-1926 20-Mar-2018 Chairman, Council on Foreign Relations
Raymond Plank
Business
29-May-1922 8-Nov-2018 Founder of Apache Corporation
Kim Porter
Relative
15-Dec-1970 15-Nov-2018 P Diddy's former girlfriend
Charlotte Rae
Actor
22-Apr-1926 5-Aug-2018 Mrs. Garrett on The Facts of Life
A. Barry Rand
Business
1945 7-Nov-2018 CEO of Equitant, 2003-05
Robert D. Ray
Politician
26-Sep-1928 8-Jul-2018 Governor of Iowa, 1969-83
Burt Reynolds
Actor
11-Feb-1936 6-Sep-2018 Moustached Cannonball Run actor
Burton Richter
Physicist
22-Mar-1931 18-Jul-2018 Co-Discoverer of J/psi meson
Larry Roberts
Scientist
21-Dec-1937 26-Dec-2018 Principal architect, ARPANET
Nicolas Roeg
Film Director
15-Aug-1928 23-Nov-2018 The Man Who Fell to Earth
Philip Roth
Novelist
19-Mar-1933 22-May-2018 Portnoy's Complaint
Gennady Rozhdestvensky
Conductor
4-May-1931 16-Jun-2018 Bolshoi, Vienna Symphony, Stockholm
Mark Salling
Actor
17-Aug-1982 30-Jan-2018 Noah Puckerman on Glee
Ed Schultz
Radio Personality
27-Jan-1954 5-Jul-2018 Talk radio host
Osamu Shimomura
Chemist
27-Aug-1928 19-Oct-2018 Green Fluorescent Protein
Neil Simon
Playwright
4-Jul-1927 26-Aug-2018 The Odd Couple
Kate Spade
Fashion Designer
24-Dec-1962 5-Jun-2018 Founder, Kate Spade New York
Rusty Staub
Baseball
1-Apr-1944 29-Mar-2018 2716 career hits
Thomas A. Steitz
Scientist
23-Aug-1940 9-Oct-2018 Ribosomes
David Ogden Stiers
Actor
31-Oct-1942 3-Mar-2018 Maj. Winchester on M*A*S*H
John E. Sulston
Scientist
27-Mar-1942 6-Mar-2018 Genetic regulation of organ development
Isao Takahata
Film Director
29-Oct-1935 5-Apr-2018 Grave of the Fireflies
Ray Taliaferro
Radio Personality
7-Feb-1939 2-Dec-2018 KGO late-night talk show host
Cecil Taylor
Jazz Musician
15-Mar-1929 5-Apr-2018 Avant-garde jazz pianist
Peter Thomson
Golf
23-Aug-1929 20-Jun-2018 Five-time British Open winner
Doreen Tracey
Actor
13-Apr-1943 10-Jan-2018 Original Mouseketeer
Verne Troyer
Actor
1-Jan-1969 21-Apr-2018 Mini-Me
Stansfield Turner
Government
1-Dec-1923 18-Jan-2018 CIA Director, 1977-81
Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Head of State
25-Dec-1924 16-Aug-2018 Prime Minister of India, 1998-2004
Jerry Van Dyke
Actor
27-Jul-1931 5-Jan-2018 Assistant Coach on Coach
Robert Venturi
Architect
25-Jun-1925 18-Sep-2018 Postmodernist architect
Clint Walker
Actor
30-May-1927 21-May-2018 Movie cowboy
Charles Wang
Business
19-Aug-1944 21-Oct-2018 Founder, Computer Associates
Nancy Wilson
Singer
20-Feb-1937 13-Dec-2018 Jazz and pop diva
Scott Wilson
Actor
29-Mar-1942 6-Oct-2018 In Cold Blood
Tex Winter
Basketball
25-Feb-1922 10-Oct-2018 KSU Head Coach, 1953-68
David Wise
Author
10-May-1930 8-Oct-2018 The Invisible Government
Tom Wolfe
Author
2-Mar-1930 14-May-2018 Bonfire of the Vanities
Peter Wyngarde
Actor
c. 1927 15-Jan-2018 Jason King
XXXTentacion
Rapper
23-Jan-1998 18-Jun-2018 Look at Me
John Young
Astronaut
24-Sep-1930 5-Jan-2018 9th to walk on the Moon
Louis Zorich
Actor
12-Feb-1924 30-Jan-2018 Burt Buchman on Mad About You


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