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  • Martin Milner: Born: 1931-12-28 - Died: 2015-09-06
    Martin Milner was an actor best known for Route 66 and Adam-12. His filmography included roles in Halls of Montezuma, Dial M for Murder, Gunfight at the OK. Corral, 13 Ghosts, and Valley of the Dolls among many others. Other TV work included The Lone Ranger, Dragnet, Wagon Train, The Twilight Zone, Gidget, The Virginian, […]
    Jean Darling: Born: 1922-08-23 - Died: 2015-09-04
    Jean Darling was an actress from the Silent Era, known as a regular in the Our Gang short subjects series from 1927-29.
    Judy Carne: Born: 1939-04-27 - Died: 2015-09-03
    Judy Carne was an actress best known for Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In, and specifically for the phrase “Sock it to me!” She appeared on TV shows including Danger Man, The Rag Trade, Fair Exchange, The Man from U.N.C.L.E., Gidget, and I Dream of Jeannie. She also had film roles in A Pair of Briefs, The […]
    Wes Craven: Born: 1939-08-02 - Died: 2015-08-30
    Wes Craven was a film director, writer, producer, and actor best known for creating what are considered some of the most landmark horror films of all time, including A Nightmare on Elm Street, The Last House on the Left, and Scream. Other well-known titles include: The Hills Have Eyes, Shocker, The People Under the Stairs, […]
    Darryl Dawkins: Born: 1957-01-11 - Died: 2015-08-27
    Darryl Dawkins was a famous NBA player who played for the Philadelphia 76ers, New Jersey Nets, Detroit Pistons, and Utah Jazz. His nickname was Chocolate Thunder, and he was known for his dunks, which shattered backboards on more than one occasion and led to the NBA adopting breakaway rims.
    Justin Wilson: Born: 1978-07-31 - Died: 2015-08-24
    Justin Wilson was a race car driver from the U.K. who began competing part-time in the IndyCar Series before his death. He drove the No. 25 Honda for Andretti Autosport.
    Bud Yorkin: Born: 1926-02-22 - Died: 2015-08-18
    Bud Yorkin was a film and TV producer, director, writer, and actor. He is best known for work on showsl ike All in the Family, Maude, The Jeffersons, Sanford and Sons, and Different Strokes.
    Yvonne Craig: Born: 1937-05-16 - Died: 2015-08-17
    Yvonne Craig was a ballet dancer and actress best known for playing Batgirl on the 1960s Batman TV show. She also played Marta in an episode of Star Trek: The Original Series. Films Craig appeared in include Gidget, Seven Women from Hell, Kissin’ Cousins, Ski Party, Mars Needs Women, One Spy Too Many, In Like […]
    Julian Bond: Born: 1940-01-14 - Died: 2015-08-15
    Julian Bond was an activist and leader in the Civil Rights Movement, as well as a politician, a professor, and a writer. He helped establish the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) in the 1960s and was chairman of the NAACP. He was also elected to four terms in the Georgia House of Representatives and six […]
    Bob Johnston: Born: 1932-05-14 - Died: 2015-08-14
    Bob Johnston was a record producer best known for producing albums for Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Leonard Cohen, and Simon and Garfunkel. Albums from his discography include: Dylan’s Highway 61 Revisited, Blonde on Blonde, John Wesley Harding, Nashville Kyline, Self Portrait and New Morning; Simon and Garfunkel’s Sound of Silence and Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and […]