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  • Taylor Negron: Born: 1957-08-01 - Died: 2015-01-10
    Taylor Negron was an actor and comedian who appeared in over 120 films and TV shows. On the big screen, Negron is best known for roles in Angels in the Outfield, Better Off Dead, Bio-dome, Fast Times and Ridgemont High, Stuart Little, and Nothing but Trouble. On the small screen, Negron had guest roles on […]
    Elena Baltacha: Born: 1983-08-14 - Died: 2014-05-04
    Elena Baltacha was a professional tennis player. She won the Aegon Award four times, and was a long-term British No. 1.
    Lupe Ontiveros: Born: 1942-09-17 - Died: 2012-07-26
    Lupe Ontiveros was a well-known Latin actress from El Paso, TX. The performances that Ontiveros was known for were: El Norte, The Goonies, Dolly Dearest, Selena, Real Women Have Curves, and Desperate Housewives. Lupe Ontiveros (born Guadalupe Moreno) moved with her husband (Elías) to California in pursuit of a social work career; however, wanted to […]
    Joe Frazier: Born: 1944-01-12 - Died: 2011-11-07
    Frazier, also known as “Smokin’ Joe”, was a former Olympic and Heavyweight boxing champion. His professional career lasted from 1965 – 1976, with a comeback in 1981. During the late 1960s Frazier emerged as the top contender, defeating the likes of Jerry Quarry, Oscar Bonavena, Buster Mathis, Eddie Machen, Doug Jones, George Chuvalo and Jimmy […]
    Clive Barnes: Born: 1927-05-13 - Died: 2008-11-19
    Barnes was a well respected writer and broadcaster, he also held the position of chief dance, drama and opera critic for the New York Post. Along with his role at the New York Times, Barnes also wrote a monthly column for Dance Magazine, “Attitudes”. Barnes authored numerous books over the years, all pertaining to theater […]
    Bruce Adler: Born: 1944-11-27 - Died: 2008-07-25
    Tony award winning Broadway actor, who was in Oklahoma!, Those Were the Days, and Crazy for you. Adler is probably best known for being the singing voice for the narrator in the animated Disney movie Aladdin.
    Gregory Hines: Born: 1946-02-14 - Died: 2003-08-09
    Gregory Hines had a variety of talents. He was probably best known as an actor, but he was also a singer, a tap dancer, and a choreographer. He even displayed his tap dancing talent in the film Tap, in which he acted. Other films that he is remembered for are Running Scared, Eve of Destruction, […]
    Dave Thomas: Born: 1932-07-02 - Died: 2002-01-08
    Thomas is best known for founding the fast food chain Wendy’s Old Fashioned Hamburgers. Thomas never graduated from high school, he dropped out when he was only 15 so he could focus on his job as busboy at the Hobby House restaurant in Fort Wayne, Indiana. It’s at that same restaurant he would meet his […]
    Mickey Charles Mantle: Born: 1931-10-20 - Died: 1995-08-13
    One of the greatest baseball players of all times. New York Yankees slugger. Entered into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974. Also known as “The Mick”.
    Jorge Luis Borges: Born: 1899-08-24 - Died: 1986-06-14
    One of the best writers of the 20th century. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina.