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  • 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 […]
    Buddy Baker: Born: 1941-01-25 - Died: 2015-08-10
    Buddy Baker (whose real name was Elzie Wylie Baker, Jr.) was an American NASCAR driver. He was named one of NASCAR’s 50 Greatest Drivers in 1998, and was inducted into the International Motorsports Hall of Fame in 1995. He won the 1980 Daytona 500, the 1970 Southern 500, the 1968, 1972, and 1973 World 600, […]
    Frank Gifford: Born: 1930-08-16 - Died: 2015-08-09
    Frank Gifford was an American football player and sportscaster. He played with the New York Giants for twelve years and called games on ABC’s Monday Night Football.
    Tony Lara: Born: NA-NA-NA - Died: 2015-08-08
    Tony Lara was a ship captain known for his appearance on the Discovery Channel reality program Deadliest Catch. He was on Season 7 with the Cornelia Marie fishing vessel.
    Sean Price: Born: 1972-03-17 - Died: 2015-08-08
    Sean Price was a rapper and member of the group Boot Camp Clik. He was also part of the hip hop duo Heltah Skeltah.
    Terrence Evans: Born: 1934-06-20 - Died: 2015-08-07
    Terrence Evans was an actor with a substantial filmography in film and television spanning from the 70s through 2010.
    Sólveig Anspach: Born: 1960-12-08 - Died: 2015-08-07
    Sólveig Anspach was an Icelandic-French film director and screenwriter. She had a substantial filmography of documentary films to her credit including Made in the USA, Manon, Montreuil-sous-Bois, France, Le Secret, Faux tableaux dans vrais paysages islandais, Que personne ne bouge !, and Barbara, you’re not guilty…, Le Théâtre des Marionnettes, and Les Origines, among others.
    George Cole: Born: 1925-04-22 - Died: 2015-08-05
    George Cole was an actor best known for his role as Arthur Daley on Minder and Flash Harry in the St Trinian’s films.