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  • Wayne Carson: Born: 1943-05-31 - Died: 2015-07-20
    Wayne Carson was An American country musician, songwriter, and record producer. He is sometimes credited a Wayne Carson Thompson. His songs were performed by entertainers including Elvis Presley, Willie Nelson, The Beach Boys, Joe Cocker, Al Green, Bachman Turner Overdrive, Bobby Darin, The Pet Shop Boys, Conway Twitty, Waylon Jennings, Gin Blossoms, Randy Trqvis, Eddy […]
    Tom Moore: Born: 1928-NA-NA - Died: 2015-07-20
    Tom Moore was an American cartoonist best known for his work on the Archie comic book series. His work on the comic spanned from 1953 to 1988. Moore also worked on Snuffy Smith, Underdog, and Mighty Mouse. He worked with other Archie creators George Gladir, Orlando Busino, Sy Reit, and Frank Doyle.
    Faigy Mayer: Born: NA - Died: 2015-07-20
    Faigy Mayer was the founder and CEO of Appton, a New York-based application development startup responsible for a number of apps for Apple’s iOS operating system. Mayer was a graduate student of Accounting at CUNY, and had previously worked at META Kreative, Broadway Suites, and The Jockey Club. At the time of her death, her […]
    Josh Greenberg: Born: NA - Died: 2015-07-19
    Josh Greenberg was the co-founder of once-popular online music service Grooveshark, which at one point had 40 million users a month and 145 employees. He also helped train entrepreneurs and programmers through Grooveshark University. He also co-founded MaidSuite.
    Alex Rocco: Born: 1936-02-29 - Died: 2015-07-18
    Alex Rocco was an actor best known for his role as Moe Greene in The Godfather. Other notable films include Lady in White, Dream a Little Dream, Get Shorty, and That Thing You Do. Notable TV work included Batman, Starsky & Hutch, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, The Facts of Life, CHiPs, The Golden Girls, […]
    Bill Arnsparger: Born: 1926-12-16 - Died: 2015-07-17
    Bill Arnsparger was an American college and pro football coach. ProFootballTalk calls him one of the best head coaches and one of the best defensive coordinators of the 1970s. He held various coaching positions with the Dolphins, Colts, and Giants.
    Olaf Pooley: Born: 1914-03-13 - Died: 2015-07-14
    Olaf Pooley was an actor and writer from Parkstone, Poole, Dorset. he is best known for roles on Star Trek and Doctor Who. He wrote, directed and appeared in The Johnstown Monster and wrote the screenplay for a film version of Bernard Taylor’s novel The Godsend. He also wrote the television film Falcon’s Gold and […]
    Satoru Iwata: Born: 1959-12-06 - Died: 2015-07-11
    Satoru Iwata was a Japanese businessman who served as the President and CEO of Nintendo. Iwata joined the company in 2000 and became President just two years later. During Iwata’s tenure, Nintendo developed the DS and Wii consoles.
    Roger Rees: Born: 1944-05-05 - Died: 2015-07-10
    Roger Rees was a Tony Award-winning actor best known for his stage work in works like The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby and numerous other stage productions. He was also a television and film actor with notable roles on Cheers and The West Wing.
    Omar Sharif: Born: 1932-04-10 - Died: 2015-07-10
    Omar Sharif was an Egyptian actor best known for his roles in Lawrence of Arabia, Doctor Zhivago, and Funny Girl. He was nominated for an Academy Award and won 2 Golden Globes for Lawrence of Arabia. He also won a Golden Globe for Doctor Zhivago.