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  • Reggie White: Born: 1961-12-19 - Died: 2004-12-26
    Reggie White was an NFL football player for the Philadelphia Eagles, Green Bay Packers, and briefly for the Carolina Panthers. During his career White became not only known for his outstanding defensive playing ability, but also for his Christina ministry. White was also an ordained Evangelical minister… which led to his nickname, “The Minister of […]
    Darrell Abbott: Born: 1966-08-20 - Died: 2004-12-08
    Darrell Lance Abbott who went by “Diamond” Darrell for many years until changing it to “Dimebag” Darrell was the guitarist and co-founder of the heavy metal band Pantera which he formed with his brother Vinnie Paul on drums. Pantera was around for many years before finding their core fanbase which emerged after they changed their […]
    Yasser Arafat: Born: 1929-08-24 - Died: 2004-11-11
    Arafat was the Palestinian leader and leader of the secular Fatah political party.
    Christopher Reeve: Born: 1952-09-25 - Died: 2004-10-10
    Actor. Best known for playing Superman in several movies. He loved horses, wether dressage, cross-country or show jumping events. In 1995 in such an event his horse balked and he landed head first, breaking his vertebrae, which caused him to be paralyzed from the neck down. After his accident he began to work towards a […]
    Rick James: Born: 1948-02-01 - Died: 2004-08-06
    Rick James was born James Abrose Johnson, Jr. His legacy in funk music is overshadowed perhaps only by his legacy in drug-use. “Cocaine is hell of a drug,” he famously says in an interview from Comedian Dave Chappelle’s short-lived sketch comedy show Chappelle’s Show. This episode of Chappelle’s show based on a true story about […]
    Marlon Brando: Born: 1924-04-03 - Died: 2004-07-01
    One of the most famous actors in the US. Two time Academy award winner. Some of his most popular movies are: “The Godfather”, “Apocalypse Now”, “A Streetcar Named Desire” and “On the Waterfront”.
    Ray Charles Robinson: Born: 1930-09-23 - Died: 2004-06-10
    Soul Singer and Pianist. Known also as “The genius”, he was one of the most important musicians of all times.
    Ronald Reagan: Born: 1911-02-06 - Died: 2004-06-05
    40th President of the United States. Before becoming president Reagan was an actor. He was also credited with causing the end of the Cold War.
    Richard Biggs: Born: 1960-03-18 - Died: 2004-05-22
    Biggs is probably best known for his roles on Days of Our Lives and Babylon 5. He attended the University of Southern California on a scholarship, studying theatre. After he graduated he landed the role of Dr. Marcus Hunter on Days of Our Lives, a character he would play from 1987 – 1992. Two years […]
    Estée Lauder: Born: 1906-07-01 - Died: 2004-04-24
    Estée Lauder co-founded the Estée Lauder Companies with her husband Joseph Luder. The Estée Lauder Companies are known for the cosmetics and perfumes. Popular brands include Estée Lauder and Clinique. The company began in 1946 and is still going strong today.