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  • Glenn Quinn: Born: 1970-05-28 - Died: 2002-12-03
    Quinn was an Irish actor who is probably best known for his work on the shows Roseanne and Angel. On Roseanne Quinn had the recurring role of Becky Conner’s boyfriend, husband in the later episodes, Mark Healy. Obviously being Irish, Quinn had an Irish accent… this was one reason he loved his character of Doyle […]
    Jam-Master Jay: Born: 1965-01-1965 - Died: 2002-10-30
    Jam-Master Jay (real name – Jason William Mizell) was the DJ and one of the founding members of legendary rap group RUN-DMC who’s hits included King of Rock, Rock Box, My Adidas, the modern Christmas classic Christmas in Hollis, and of course the teaming up with Aerosmith on a cover of their song Walk this […]
    Johnny Unitas: Born: 1933-05-07 - Died: 2002-09-11
    Unitas played his college football at the University of Louisville, though this was not his first choice school. He was passed over by Notre Dame and Indiana. Pitt offered him a scholarship, but he failed the entrance exam. After college Unitas went on to become a professional quaterback, spending most of his playing years with […]
    Lisa Lopes: Born: 1971-05-27 - Died: 2002-04-25
    Lisa “Left-Eye” Lopes was one of three singers, which made up the female r&b group of the 90s TLC (standing for the members’ stage names T-Boz, Left-Eye and Chili). They had quite a variety of hit singles such as “Ain’t Too Proud to Beg”, “What About Your Friends”, “Creep”, “Waterfalls”, and “No Scrubs” to name […]
    Indra Devi: Born: 1899-05-12 - Died: 2002-04-25
    Known as the “First Lady of Yoga”, she dedicated her life to studying and teaching Yoga around the world. Born in Russia as Eugenie Peterson.
    Robert Urich: Born: 1946-12-19 - Died: 2002-04-16
    Robert Urich was an actor who usually played private investigators and similar roles. His shows included: Spenser: For Hire, Vega$, S.W.A.T., Soap, and The Lazarus Man. He played a combination of leading roles and supporting roles on as many as 19 TV series and miniseries.
    Layne Staley: Born: 1967-08-22 - Died: 2002-04-05
    Layne Thomas Staley was the lead vocalist and co-founder of the 90’s “grunge” rock band Alice in Chains, as well as side project Mad Season. He battled drug addiction (heroin in particular) for years until it ultimately claimed his life. Staley’s drug abuse eventually became publicized and the rumors inevitablly began to fly. A popular […]
    Dudley Moore: Born: 1935-04-19 - Died: 2002-03-27
    Dudley Moore was an English actor, comedian, and jazz musician. He is probably most famous for his roles in the movies 10 and Arthur. He also appeared in Crazy People, Santa Clause: The Movie, Like Father, Like Son, and as the narrator of The Adventures of Milo and Otis.
    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 […]