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  • Jerry Weintraub: Born: 1937-09-26 - Died: 2015-07-06
    Jerry Weintraub was a talent agent, concert promoter, film producer, and the chairman and CEO of United Artists. He produced films like The Karate Kid, Ocean’s Eleven (the remake) and HBO’s Behind the Candelabra, among others.
    Amanda Peterson: Born: 1971-07-08 - Died: 2015-07-05
    Amanda Peterson was an American actress best known for her role as Cindy Mancini in the 1987 film Can’t Buy Me Love, where she starred opposite Patrick Dempsey. Peterson also appeared in episodes of Silver Spoons and Doogie Howser, M.D.
    Jack Steadman: Born: 1928-09-14 - Died: 2015-07-05
    Jack Steadman was a football executive who was chairman, vice president, president, and GM for the Kansas City Chiefs. He retired in 2007.
    Burt Shavitz: Born: 1935-05-15 - Died: 2015-07-05
    Burt Shavitz was a beekeeper and businessman, and the founder of the Burt’s Bees line of balm, soap, and other personal care products. His business partner, Roxanne Quimby, purchased his stake in the company in 1994. Clorox purchased Burt’s Bees in 2007.
    Charlie Sanders: Born: 1946-08-25 - Died: 2015-07-02
    Charlie Sanders was a tight end for the Detroit Lions from 1968 to 1977. He was voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2007. He played college ball for the Minnesota Golden Gophers, and was drafted by the Lions in the third round of the 1968 draft. He started for ten seasons and […]
    Jack Carter: Born: 1922-06-24 - Died: 2015-06-28
    Jack Carter was a comedian, actor, and television host. His real name was actually Jack Chakrin. He had a comedy act that has been compared to those of Milton Berle and Morey Amsterdam.
    Chris Squire: Born: 1948-03-04 - Died: 2015-06-27
    Chris Squire was a musician and singer-songwriter best known as the bassist and a founding member of prog rock band Yes.
    Matti Makkonen: Born: 1952-NA-NA - Died: 2015-06-26
    Matti Makkonen was an engineer from Finland, who worked for Nokia and Tele Finland, as well as Finnet Oy. He is best known as the “Father of SMS” and is credited with inventing text messaging, though he often said that he didn’t do so single-handedly.
    Patrick Macnee: Born: 1922-02-06 - Died: 2015-06-25
    Patrick Macnee was an actor known for his role as John Steed on The Avengers. He also appeared in A View to a Kill, The Love Boat, The Twilight Zone, and Murder, She Wrote among many other television shows and movies.
    Dick Van Patten: Born: 1928-12-09 - Died: 2015-06-23
    Dick Van Patten was an American actor best known for his role as Tom Bradford on the TV show Eight Is Enough. Van Patten also made appearances in the films Spaceballs, Soylent Green, and Robin Hood: Men in Tights.