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  2. TheKeysOfMarinus

    Sir David Attenborough

    He looks and sounds pretty great to me. Better than I was expecting.
  3. Ulitzer95

    Country For Old Men (And Women)

    Obit for Billy Robinson, aged 90, steel guitarist who played with Hank Williams at his Grand Ole Opry debut in... 1949!
  4. ladyfiona

    Sir David Attenborough

    Was at the Earthshot Prize Ceremony tonight and was leaning a lot on the microphone stand. Youtube
  5. Ulitzer95

    Deadpool Detective Work

    Yes, I imagine he's long dead. He was very tall and it's rare for people of such height to live to grand old ages!
  6. Ulitzer95

    UK Singles Chart

    Updated entry for the death of co-founder and guitarist Regi Hargis, aged 70.
  7. arghton

    Deadpool Detective Work

    Tsunagorô Rashômon: According to this twitter post he just disappeared. Seems like nobody knows what happened to him, probably dead.
  8. CaptainChorizo

    20/20 + 1

    1921 Walter Mirsch/ Betty Reid Soskin 1922 Whitney Von Nieda/Joan Copeland 1923 Larry Storch/Baroness Jill Knight 1924 Jozef Tomko/Amalia Aguilar 1925 Eugenio Martin/ Mildred Kornman 1926 Eugene Iglesias /Dorothy Steel 1927 Bud Grant /Shirley Hughes 1928 Henry Silva/Estelle Harris 1929l John Woodvine /Lata Mengashkar 1930 Gordon Pinsent/Mara Corday
  9. Ulitzer95

    UK Singles Chart

    Updated entry for Emile Ford and the Checkmates following the death of Alan Hawkshaw, aged 84. Not 100% on the other three still being alive.
  10. Ulitzer95

    Political Frailty

    A much better MP than the two amateurs who succeeded him. Though granted, Chris Laws of the SNP is better than Jim McGovern who was fifty shades of awful. McGovern isn't the healthiest of individuals either and strikes me as someone who won't be around in 5-10 years time. Worth keeping an eye on.
  11. Ulitzer95

    Deadpool Detective Work

    Updated the list of names on IMDb who were born 1916–1926 and listed as living (see spoiler below). Lots of deaths since I posted this on 15th March: Beverly Cleary, Anne Douglas, Alfie Scopp, Orlando Drummond, Prince Philip, Dilip Kumar, Chandrashekhar, Gloria Henry, Bob Herron, Robert Fyfe, Morris Perry, Lenka Peterson, Mikis Theodorakis, Rosita Quintana, Betty Lynn, Jane Withers, André Maranne, Dorothy Steel, Desmond Davis, Kay Hawtrey, Ann Beaulieu and Gloria Warren. Marcy McGuire may have died. We still have no proof.
  12. Death Impends

    20/20 + 1

    1921 - Al Jaffee, Francoise Gilot 1922 - Ray Anthony, Jacqueline White 1923 - David Oreck, Judith Hemmendinger 1924 - Wally Fawkes, Joyce Randolph 1925 - Bill Hayes, Adele Springsteen 1926 - Robert Clary, Marilyn Hagerty 1927 - Harry Whittington, Gina Lollobrigida 1928 - CW McCall, Queen Ratna of Nepal 1929 - Gaston Glock, Vera Miles 1930 - Jasper Johns, Faith Ringgold
  13. YoungWillz

    The Deathlist Poker Tournament 2021

    Well, hello Thelma Lou, goodbye beating heart. https://uk.news.yahoo.com/news/betty-lynn-dies-thelma-lou-195244001.html Betty Lynn, one of the last surviving adult actors from The Andy Griffith Show a hit for Joe Moneypenny. No bonuses. Also a sub for Death By Arsenic, who draws 7 Diamonds for 7 Points added. Leaderboard updated.
  14. Bibliogryphon

    Time Added

    Leicester City legend and charity fund raiser Alan Birchill has been rushed to hospital according to Twitter sourced. He was a summariser for Radio Leicester commentary until a few years ago.
  15. arghton

    Life In Prison

    Apparently he has had esophageal cancer, has a cervical spinal fusion, a shunt in his brain for hydrocephalus and currently has bladder cancer.
  16. JustPassingThrough

    Political Frailty

    Former US Rep. Dan Benishek, who was a Republican member from Michigan from 2011 to 2017, died on Friday aged 69: https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2021/10/17/former-united-states-representative-dan-benishek-northern-michigan-dies/8499328002/
  17. Bibliogryphon

    20/20 + 1

    Congrats to @Death Impends 1921 Elizabeth Kelly/Ray Lawler 1922 Ruth Bidgood/John B Goodenough 1923 Gloria Whelan/ Henry Kissinger 1924 Priscilla Pointer/Sheldon Harnick 1925 Ysanne Churchman/Pete Murray 1926 Gudrun Ure/Leonard Fenton 1927 Leotyne Price/Kenneth Anger 1928 Denise Bryer/Jean Marie Le Pen  1929 Patricia Routledge/Clifford Rose  1930 Edna O'Brien/Bill Treacher
  18. YoungWillz

    Political Frailty

    Former Labour MP for Dundee West from 1979 until 2005 Ernie Ross is a goner, aged 79: https://www.standard.co.uk/news/uk/labour-party-north-east-scotland-twitter-b960952.html
  19. YoungWillz

    Andy Griffith Characters

    I am going to be that guy on this occasion and cross post Betty Lynn's death here:
  20. Annami

    20/20 + 1

    1921 Philippe de Gaulle, Iris Apfel 1922 Luis Echeverria, Betty White 1923 Bob Dole, Glynis Johns 1924 Jimmy Carter, Maria Riva 1925 Mahathir bin Mohamad, Phyllis Dalton 1926 Tony Bennett, Rowena Jackson 1927 Pope Benedict XVI, Margaret Keane 1928 Noam Chomsky, Ethel Kennedy 1929 Bob Newhart, Barbara Walters 1930 Clint Eastwood, Katherine Jackson
  21. Yvonne

    20/20 + 1

    Congratulations DI 1921    Elisabeth Kirkby / Sir Michael Anthony Epstein  1922   Rhoda Wurtele / Jean Malaurie 1923 Yvonne Choquet-Bruhat / Jack Burke 1924 Carole Cook / Geoff Brown 1925 Angela Lansbury / Dick van Dyke  1926 Queen Elizabeth / Bob Falkenburg 1927 June Brown / Sidney Poitier 1928 Yvonne Furneaux / Joss Ackland 1929 Lady Pamela Hicks / Stuart Hall
  22. MariNisia

    20/20 + 1

    Betty Lynn a hit for @Death Impends. Congratulations. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/tv/tv-news/betty-lynn-dead-andy-griffith-show-1235032777/ next round: 1921 Wanda Półtawska / Alf Patrick 1922 Lucía Hiriart / Ronald Blythe 1923 Pamela Sharples, Baroness Sharples / Bob Barker 1924 Kirsi Kunnas / Leslie Phillips 1925 June Lockhart / Michel Bouquet 1926 Irene Papas / Carl Erskine 1927 Pat Carroll / Harry Belafonte 1928 Nancy Olson / Charles Strouse 1929 Joan Plowright / Don January 1930 Joanne Woodward / Jean-Louis Trintignant
  23. DCI Frank Burnside

    Dead Poets Society

    Renowned Irish author and poet Brendan Kennelly
  24. arghton

    The 100 Club

    Here's a later interview from September. It's over one hour long. At around 54:35: "After my wife died I thought there was nothing to live for. 69 years we were together. And I met this lady that just...knocked me out. She's a much younger woman and I'm 102. How much more time do I have? Six months? A year? A year and a half? A year and three days? Who knows, you don't know. And I suddenly became to feel...Oh shucks I wanna live, I wanna live." "I could go today, fine. But I don't want to. (Laughs)"
  25. Ulitzer95

    Hollywood Possibilities

    Formal announcement from the Andy Griffith Museum of the death of actress Betty Lynn, aged 95. Picked in various pools on here.
  26. Grande Pablo

    General Non School Massacre Thread

    She has quite a name in death metal circles, working with the likes of Cradle of Filth. https://bravewords.com/news/cradle-of-filth-satyricon-guest-performer-andrea-meyer-killed-in-kongsberg-bow-and-arrow-attack
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