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  • Shirley Temple: Born: 1928-04-23 - Died: 2014-02-10
    Shirley Temple Black was a well-known Hollywood child actor during the 1930s, famous for movies such as Bright Eyes and Wee Willie Winkie. In the 1960s Black moved into politics, eventually serving as the U.S. ambassador to Ghana and then Czechoslovakia during the 70s.
    Joan Mondale: Born: 1930-08-08 - Died: 2014-02-03
    Joan Mondale was the wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale, serving as the former second lady of the United States from 1977 to 1981. She was affectionately nicknamed “Joan of Art” for her long-running support of the arts. She served for years as the chairperson of the Federal Council on the Arts and Humanities.
    Anna Gordy Gaye: Born: 1921-12-12 - Died: 2014-01-31
    Anna Gordy Gaye was an American songwriter best known for songs such as “Baby, I’m for Real.” She is also known for her marriage to Motown singer Marvin Gaye, which was the subject of the Marvin Gaye album Here, My Dear.
    Ruth Robinson Duccini: Born: 1918-07-23 - Died: 2014-01-16
    Ruth Robinson Duccini, 95, was the last surviving member female Munchkin cast member from 1939. She was only 4 feet tall and was one of 124 people cast as Munchkins in the film.
    Cassandra Lynn Hensley: Born: 1979-08-15 - Died: 2014-01-15
    Cassandra Lynn Hensley was an American model best known for posing in Playboy Magazine. Lynn was the magazine’s Playmate of the Month for February 2006.
    Juanita Moore: Born: 1914-10-19 - Died: 2014-01-01
    Juanita Moore, 99, was an African-American actress who was most famous for her role as Annie Johnson in Imitation of Life. Moore got her start in 1949 with the film Pinky. She didn’t become household name, however, until 1959′s Imitation of Life in which she was nominated for an Academy Award. In doing so, she [...]
    Patricia Ryan: Born: N/A - Died: 2013-12-27
    Patricia Ryan was the first woman editor at Time Inc. She began her career with the company as a typist, but made her way up the corporate ladder to become editor of both People and Life.
    Eleanor Parker: Born: 1922-06-26 - Died: 2013-12-09
    Eleanor Parker was an actress best known for her role in The Sound of Music. She was nominated for three Academy Awards for her roles in Caged, Detective Story and Interrupted Melody. She appeared in 80 films and on various television shows.
    Sylvia Browne: Born: 1936-10-19 - Died: 2013-11-20
    Sylvia Browne, 77, was an American author who claimed to be psychic. Beginning in 1974, Browne began giving psychic readings that soon catapulted her to fame and fortune. From there, she began a career in books and television that lasted several decades despite many of her predictions coming up false.
    Diane Disney Miller: Born: 1933-12-18 - Died: 2013-11-19
    Diane Disney Miller was the only biological daughter of Walt Disney and his wife, Lillian Bounds Disney. Her husband Ron W. Miller was CEO of The Walt Disney Company until 1984. Diane Disney Miller was one of the driving forces behind the opening on the Walt Disney Concert Hall, a project that faced a plethora [...]