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  • Teena Marie: Born: 1956-03-05 - Died: 2010-12-27
    Teena Marie was an American singer-songwriter nicknamed Lady Tee, considered an R&B legend who proclaimed herself as the “Ivory Queen of Soul” because she was one of the first successful white performers of that genre of music.
    Steve Landesberg: Born: 1945-11-23 - Died: 2010-12-20
    Steve Landesberg is an American actor who is known for his role on the seven season spanning sitcom Barney Miller. He enjoyed a long lasting career, which spanned a number of television and movie appearances.
    Blake Edwards: Born: 1922-07-26 - Died: 2010-12-15
    Blake Edwards is a highly touted American film writer, and director. His most famous works include Breakfast at Tiffany’s and The Pink Panther series. He received an Honorary Academy Award for his lifelong quality of work.
    Richard Holbrooke: Born: 1941-04-24 - Died: 2010-12-13
    Richard Holbrooke is possibly one of the most important US diplomatic figures in the past 20 years. Recently, Holbrooke was assigned to a special adviser position for both Pakistan and Afghanistan, by President Obama.
    Elizabeth Edwards: Born: 1949-07-03 - Died: 2010-12-07
    Elizabeth Edwards was many things throughout her life. An attorney, a best-selling author, and wife to a US Senator. Her battle with breast cancer led Edwards to champion the cause, and she became known as a major inspiration to women around the world.
    Don Meredith: Born: 1938-04-10 - Died: 2010-12-05
    Don Meredith is a famous member of the NFL, who is uniquely regarded as both a great player and a great commentator. He amassed 17,199 yards, and threw for 111 touchdowns, all while leading the Dallas Cowboys to two consecutive NFL Championship games in 1966 and 1967.
    Leslie Nielsen: Born: 1926-02-11 - Died: 2010-11-28
    Leslie Nielsen, an iconic Canadian-American actor appeared in over 100 films, 1,500 television programs, and portrayed over 220 characters during his career. Nielsen was born in Saskatchewan, Canada, the son of a Welsh immigrant, and a Danish father who was a Constable with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
    Dino De Laurentiis: Born: 1919-08-08 - Died: 2010-11-10
    Dino De Laurentiis is a renowned producer in both Italy, and America. He is responsible for producing over 160 movies in his career. Many of these movies are considered classic, with a few being cult classics.
    Jill Clayburgh: Born: 1944-04-30 - Died: 2010-11-05
    Jill Clayburgh was a two time Academy Award winning actress who is most notable for starring in leading roles with powerful female leads. The daughter of a mother and father who were both involved in the entertainment industry, Clayburgh seemed destined for acting.
    George “Sparky” Anderson: Born: 1934-02-22 - Died: 2010-11-04
    George “Sparky” Anderson lived up to his nickname by being known as one of the more energetic, and lively personalities in baseball. Along with his personality, Anderson amassed many accolades. He managed 2 different teams to 3 World Series victories, and is #6 on the all wins list.