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  • Brad Lesley: Born: 11-09-1958 - Died: 27-04-2013
    Brad Lesley was an American baseball player who was most famous for his turn with the Cincinnati Reds and the Milwaukee Brewers in the ’80s. He was also an actor who appeared in the film “Little Big League” and the Michael Jordan vehicle “Space Jam”.
    Russell Johnson: Born: 1924-11-10 - Died: 2014-01-16
    Russell Johnson was an actor with numerous Television and film credits, but is undoubtedly most famous for his role as the professor on Gilligan’s Island.
    Doug Engelbart: Born: 1925-01-30 - Died: 2013-07-02
    Doug Engelbart was an American inventor and Internet pioneer. He’s best known for his work in human and computer interaction, leading to the invention of the computer mouse, as well as the development of hypertext and networked computers.
    Alex Karras: Born: 1935-07-35 - Died: 2012-10-10
    Alex Karras was a well-known professional wrestler, football player, actor, and sports commentator from Gary, Indiana. Karras is most known for his involvement with the Detroit Lions, and also for playing “Mongo” on the 1974 movie of Blazing Saddles. During Karras’ NFL career with the Detroit Lions, Karras has been praised as being one of [...]
    MC Breed: Born: 1972-01-01 - Died: 2008-11-22
    Breed was a Flint, Michigan-based rapper who is best known for “Aint No Future in Yo Frontin”, and  “Gotta Get Mine” which also featured 2Pac. His biggest selling album was 1994’s Funkafied, which peaked at #106 on the Billboard Hot 200. Breed never fully broke into the mainstream, although he did sustain a very long [...]
    Bernie Brillstein: Born: 1931-04-26 - Died: 2008-08-07
    Bernie Brillstein was a talent agent and TV/movie producer who formed his own agency and managed John Belushi, Lorne Michaels, and Jim Henson. In the 80s, Brillstein met Brad Grey, and the two formed Brillstein-Grey Entertainment and were responsible for The Sopranos, The Blues Brothers, Ghostbusters, and Happy Gilmore to name a few. Brillstein eventually [...]
    Robert James Fischer: Born: 1943-03-09 - Died: 2008-01-17
    One of the greatest chess players in history. He became the first American world chess champion after he defeated Boris Spassky of the Soviet Union during the Cold War in 1972.
    Barry Eugene White: Born: 1944-09-21 - Died: 2003-07-04
    American soul singer and two-time Grammy Award winner.
    Andy Kaufman: Born: 1949-01-17 - Died: 1984-01-17
    Andy Kaufman was an American entertainer, and actor, but never wanted to be labeled as a comedian. He wasn’t a big fan of jokes, and throughout his career challenged the traditional avenues of comedy. His resume rangers from stand-up routines, to movies, television, wrestling, and legendary on-air gags.
    Alfred Joseph Hitchcock: Born: 1899-08-13 - Died: 1980-04-29
    One of the greatest film directors in the world. Known also as “The Master of Suspense”.