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  • Efrem Zimbalist Jr.: Born: 1918-11-30 - Died: 2014-05-02
    Efrem Zimbalist Jr. was an actor best known for roles on 77 Sunset Strip and The F.B.I. as well as on Maverick. The younger generations may know him as the voice of Alfred in Batman: The Animated Series.
    Bob Hoskins: Born: 1942-10-26 - Died: 2014-04-29
    Bob Hoskins was an actor with a number of memorable roles, appearing in movies like Hook, Mona Lisa, Super Mario Bros., Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Danny the Dog, and most recently Snow White and the Huntsman.
    Jack Ramsay: Born: 1925-02-21 - Died: 2014-04-28
    Jack Ramsay was a basketball coach and commentator commonly referred to as “Dr. Jack.” He won an NBA titles in 1977 as the head coach of the Portland Trailblazers, and after his coaching career came to a close he spent years working as a broadcaster for ESPN.
    DJ E-Z Rock: Born: NA - Died: 2014-04-27
    DJ E-Z Rock was half of the famous 80s hip-hop duo Rob Base & DJ E-Z Rock. His real name was Rodney “Skip” Bryce. The two were best known for their classic jam “It Takes Two”. They were from Harlem, and active fro 1985 up until 2014, the date of Bryce’s death.
    Lee Marshall: Born: 1949-11-28 - Died: 2014-04-26
    Lee Marshall was a pro wrestling announcer for the American Wrestling Association, World Championship Wrestling, and Women of Wrestling. He was perhaps known even better, however, by his voice, which was used for Tony the Tiger in Frosted Flakes commercials.
    Rubin “Hurricane” Carter: Born: 1937-05-06 - Died: 2014-04-20
    Rubin “Hurricane” Carter was a boxer, who was wrongly convicted of murder, and spent nearly 20 years in prison before being freed.
    Kevin Sharp: Born: 1970-12-10 - Died: 2014-04-19
    Kevin Sharp was an American country music artist, best known for his 1997 country-ed up cover of the classic R&B ballad “Nobody Knows.” He also had a few Billboard charting hits from his debut album, Measure of a Man. Apart from his music career, Sharp was also a motivational speaker who was very involved in [...]
    Cheo Feliciano: Born: 1935-07-03 - Died: 2014-04-17
    Cheo Feliciano, born José Luis Feliciano Vega, was a Puerto Rican musician best known for composing and performing salsa and bolero music. His lengthy career produced several hits in his genre, and he produced two-dozen albums from 1971 to 2012. In 2008, he won a Latin Grammy Award for excellence in music.
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez: Born: 1927-03-06 - Died: 2014-04-17
    Gabriel Garcia Marquez was a Nobel Prize-winning author. He wrote One Hundred Years of Solitude and Love in the Time of Cholera.
    Otto Petersen: Born: 1960-07-29 - Died: 2014-04-13
    Otto Petersen was a ventriloquist known for his act Otto & George (George Dudley being his dummy). He began performing in the 70s in New York. He eventually made appearances on the Late Show with David Letterman, The Howard Stern Show, Penn & Teller’s Sin City Spectacular & Bullshit!, and Showtime’s Full Frontal Comedy. Petersen [...]