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  • Don Vito: Born: 1956-07-03 - Died: 2015-11-15
    Vincent Margera was best known as Don Vito on various Bam Margera programs including Jackass, CKY, and Viva La Bam. He was Bam’s uncle and the butt of numerous jokes. He was also arrested for allegedly groping two 12-year-old girls at an autograph signing in Colorado. He would be ordered to register as a sex […]
    Fred Thompson: Born: 1942-08-19 - Died: 2015-11-01
    Fred Thompson was a politician, columnist, radio host, and actor. He represented Tennessee in the U.S. Senate as a Republican from 1994 to 2003. He served as chairman of the International Security Advisory Board at the U.S. Department of State, and he was in The Hunt for Red October, Days of Thunder, and Sinister, among […]
    Al Molinaro: Born: 1919-06-24 - Died: 2015-10-30
    Al Molinaro was an actor best known as Al Delvecchio on the sitcom Happy Days. He was also Murray Greshler on The Odd Couple and regularly appeared in commercials for On-Cor frozen dinners.
    Catherine E. Coulson: Born: 1943-10-22 - Died: 2015-09-28
    Catherine E. Coulson was an actress best known for her role as Log Lady on the show Twin Peaks. Besides that and the film Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, her filmography includes The Amputee, Femme Fatale, Another You, The Four Diamonds, and the shows Psych and Portlandia.
    Erik Roner: Born: N/A - Died: 2015-09-28
    Erik Roner was an “action sports” star and was featured on MTV’s Nitro Circus. He originally went to BYU to play soccer, but went on to make a name for himself in skiing. He was featured in major ski films and appeared on numerous magazines including Powder, Skiing, Outside, Rolling Stone, Sports Illustrated, Men’s Journal, […]
    Yogi Berra: Born: 1925-05-12 - Died: 2015-09-22
    Yogi Berra (real name Lawrence Peter Berra) was a Major League Baseball player, manager, and coach. He played catcher for the Yankees from 1946 to 1963 before playing for the Mets in 1965. As a manager, he worked for the Yankees in ’64, then for the Mets from 1972 to 1975, and again for the […]
    Jackie Collins: Born: 1937-10-04 - Died: 2015-09-19
    Jackie Collins was a writer known best for her romance novels. She wrote 32 novels in all, and they all appeared on The New York Times bestsellers list, which is a pretty incredible feat. Her books have sold over 500 million copies. They’ve been translated into 40 languages. 8 novels have been adapted for the […]
    Peggy Jones: Born: 1940-07-19 - Died: 2015-09-16
    Peggy Jones, better known as Lady Bo, was a musician and rhythm guitar player in Bo Diddley’s band in the 50s and 60s. She is recognized as one of the first, if not the first, female rock guitarists in a well-known rock band. She’s been referred to as the Queen Mother of Guitar.
    Gary Richrath: Born: 1949-10-18 - Died: 2015-09-13
    Gary Richrath was a musician best known as the guitarist of REO Speedwagon. He was also a songwriter for the band. Songs he wrote include Golden Country, Ridin’ the Storm Out, Son of a Poor Man, Flying Turkey Trot, Only the Strong Survive, and Take It On the RUn. He also sang some of the […]
    Moses Malone: Born: 1955-03-23 - Died: 2015-09-13
    Moses Malone was a basketball player in the ABA and NBA from 1974 to 1995. He was a center and a three-time NBA MVP. He was undrafted before playing for the Utah Stars and Spirits of St. Louis in the ABA. In the NBA, he played for the Buffalo Braves, Houston Rockets, Philadelphia 76ers (twice), […]