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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 […]
    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.
    Lela Swift: Born: 1919-02-25 - Died: 2015-08-04
    Lela Swift was a television director. She was best known for working on Dark Shadows and Ryan’s Hope. She also produced Dark Shadows in 1970 and 1971. She was nominated for four Daytime Emmys for Ryan’s Hope and won in 1977, 1979, and 1980.
    Coleen Gray: Born: 1922-08-23 - Died: 2015-08-03
    Coleen Gray was an actress best known for roles in Nightmare Alley, Red River and Stanley Kubrick’s The Killing. Over the years she appeared in numerous films and television shows with her last credit being an episode of Tales from the Darkside. She had a recurring role on the show McCloud.
    Lynn Anderson: Born: 1947-09-26 - Died: 2015-07-30
    Lynn Anderson was an award-winning country music singer known for hits like (I Never Promised You a) Rose Garden, If I Kiss You (Will You Go Away), Promises, Promises, He’d Still Love ME, I’ve Been Everywhere, Rocky Top, It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels, and I’m Alright, among others.
    Diane Kay Runkis: Born: 1947-NA-NA - Died: 2015-07-29
    Diane Kay Runkis, also known as “Mama Gene” Runkis, was a reality television star who appeared on the Destination America show Hillbilly Blood. She was the mother of series star Eugene Runkis. She was from Detroit. Her final season of the show ended in June, 2015.
    Ann Rule: Born: 1930-10-22 - Died: 2015-07-26
    Ann Rule was a writer best known for her true crime work. She is best known as the author of The Stranger Beside Me, a book about serial killer Ted Bundy. Her book Small Sacrifices, which was about Oregon child murderer Diane Downs is also well known. Much of Rule’s work centered around murder cases […]
    Bobbi Kristina Brown: Born: 1993-03-04 - Died: 2015-07-26
    Bobbi Kristina Brown was the daughter of celebrity couple Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown. She was also a reality television and media personality, and a singer. She was seen on the reality show Being Bobby Brown, and was the sole beneficiary of Whitney Houston’s estate after her death in 2012. Later that year, she announced […]
    Ingrid Sischy: Born: 1952-03-02 - Died: 2015-07-24
    Ingrid Sischy was a South African writer and art critic with a focus on art, photography and fashion. She was best known as the editor of Andy Warhol’s Interview Magazine from 1989 to 2008. She and her partner Sandra Brant were international editors for Vanity Fair.
    Faigy Mayer: Born: NA - Died: 2015-07-20
    Faigy Mayer was the founder and CEO of Appton, a New York-based application development startup responsible for a number of apps for Apple’s iOS operating system. Mayer was a graduate student of Accounting at CUNY, and had previously worked at META Kreative, Broadway Suites, and The Jockey Club. At the time of her death, her […]