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  • Paco de Lucia: Born: 1947-12-21 - Died: 2014-02-26
    Paco de Lucia, 66, was a famous Spanish guitarist. He is credited with bringing the flamenco guitar to the forefront of popular culture. Throughout his career, he has collaborated with other well known musicians, like Eric Clapton and Chick Corea.
    Nelson Frazier, Jr.: Born: 1971-02-14 - Died: 2014-02-18
    Nelson Frazier, Jr. was a professional wrestler best known for his appearances in the WWE. Frazier was known by several different personas during his WWE career, including King Mabel, Viscera, and Big Daddy V. Frazier also appeared on TNA and various independent wrestling leagues between his time in the WWE.
    John Henson: Born: 1965-04-25 - Died: 2014-02-14
    John Henson was a famous puppeteer and son of legendary puppeteer Jim Henson, creator of The Muppets. He’s best known for performing the character “Sweetums” during the 90s.
    Roy Garber: Born: Unkonwn - Died: 2014-01-17
    Roy Garber was an independent trucker best known for appearing on the A&E reality show Shipping Wars. Garber appeared on the show’s first five seasons before his death.
    Rynn Berry: Born: 1945 - Died: 2014-01-09
    Rynn Berry, 68, was a vegan book author that penned books on vegetarian lifestyles in New York City. His most famous work – The Vegan Guide to New York City – made him a well-known name among vegetarian circles. This success led to him becoming an international speaker on the history of vegetarianism. His last [...]
    David Frost: Born: 1939-04-07 - Died: 2013-08-31
    David Frost was a journalist, writer, comedian and game show host. His biggest claim to fame was interviewing Richard Nixon for a series that would go on to become the basis for the play and film Frost/Nixon.
    Pat Summerall: Born: 1930-05-10 - Died: 2013-04-16
    Pat Summerall, 82, was a sportscaster famous for working with Tom Brookshier and John Madden on NFL telecasts. Summerall began his career in football with the University of Arkansas, and then moved to the NFL as a placekicker for the Detroit Lions. He was hired by CBS Sports in 1962 as an NFL commentar. He [...]
    Soraya Jimenez: Born: 1977-08-05 - Died: 2013-03-28
    Soraya Jimenez was a Mexican weightlifter, famous for winning a gold medal at the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. Jimenez won her medal in the women’s 58 kg category.
    Henry Bromell: Born: 1947-09-19 - Died: 2013-03-18
    Henry Bromell was an author, screenwriter and director who worked on a number of popular television shows. He wrote and produced episodes of Chicago Hope, Northern Exposure, Homicide: Life on the Street, Brotherhood, Carnivàle, and Rubicon. He was Executive Producer of the Showtime series Homeland during the time of his death. He wrote four episodes [...]
    Ken Clark: Born: 1966-06-17 - Died: 2013-02-16
    Ken Clark, 46, was one of all the all-time rushers for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. During his three years of playing for Nebraska, he rushed for a total of 3,037 yards. He was ranked seventh in all-time rushing as of 2012. He was drafted into the Indianapolis Colts, and played with the team from 1990 to [...]