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  • 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 […]
    Bob Grant: Born: 1929-03-14 - Died: 2013-12-31
    Bob Grant was a radio personality famous for pioneering conservative talk radio. Grant got his start in radio after college at WBBM in Chicago before taking over for Joe Pyne at KABC in Los Angeles and eventually moving to New York where he worked for over forty years, being featured on the stations WMCA, WABC […]
    James Avery: Born: 1945-11-27 - Died: 2013-12-31
    James Avery, 68, was an American actor best known for his role as Uncle Phil in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Outside of his work on the classic 90s sitcom, he also had roles in television series like The Jeffersons, The Dukes of Hazzard, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Sparks. His last role was in […]
    Joseph Ruskin: Born: 2014-04-14 - Died: 2013-12-28
    Joseph Ruskin was an American actor best known for his appearances in TV shows such as The Outer Limits, Mission: Impossible, and Star Trek. More recently, Ruskin appeared in movies including Smokin’ Aces and The Scorpion King.
    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.
    Edgar Bronfman Sr.: Born: 1929-06-20 - Died: 2013-12-21
    Edgar Bronfman Sr. was a Canadian-American businessman who served as the CEO of the Seagram Company from 1971 to 1994. He also served as the President of the World Jewish Congress from 1981 to 2007. Bronfman was known for being an outspoken advocate of Jewish causes.
    Ray Price: Born: 1926-01-12 - Died: 2013-12-16
    Ray Price, 87, was a famous country singer. Price got his start in the 1950s with a number of hits, including Talk to your Heart and Crazy Arms. From the 60s onwards, he saw renewed popularity as he introduced the “Nashville sound” into his recordings and released a few more hit tracks, like She’s Got […]
    Harold Camping: Born: 1921-07-19 - Died: 2013-12-15
    Harold Camping was a preacher and end time “prognosticator” who led the Family Radio Network, a California-based evangelical outlet. Over the years, Camping made numerous doomsday predictions – all of which were wrong (obviously). His most recent completely wrong end-of-the-world prediction took place in 2011. After failing again, Camping stopped making his predictions.
    Mike Hughes: Born: NA - Died: 2013-12-15
    Mike Hughes was the former president of The Martin Agency. He joined the agency in the late seventies, and held the role of creative director for 30 years. He became president in 1995. He’s responsible for the Geico Cavemen (which even got a TV show at one point) and the company’s Gecko mascot. He also […]
    Peter O’Toole: Born: 1932-08-02 - Died: 2013-12-14
    Peter O’Toole was and English actor best known for his portrayal of T.E. Lawrence in the classic 1962 film Lawrence of Arabia. His work extended far beyond Lawrence, however, as O’Toole’s long career is filled with great performances. Some notable O’Toole films include Becket, The Lion in Winter, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, and My Favorite Year.