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    Derby Dead Pool 2018

    At the moment (Sept. 3, 11:30pm EDT), it appears the 'List of the Missed' and 'List of the Lost' on the DDP site are both showing 'List of the Missed' names. The URLs are different but the names are the same.
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    The Chequered Flag

    Sean Henderson, a Calgary motorcyclist participating in a race organized by the Edmonton Motorcycle Roadracing Association at Castrol Raceway, has died. He was 28. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/racer-killed-castrol-raceway-edmonton-leduc-1.4808971
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    Only Famous For Being Ill And Dying

    Claire Wineland, who became a social media star as she battled cystic fibrosis, has died. She was 21. https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/03/health/claire-wineland-obit/index.html
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    Only Famous For Being Ill And Dying

    Claire Wineland dead https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/03/health/claire-wineland-obit/index.html
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    Stairway To Heaven/ Highway To Hell

    Glen Telford, former guitarist of the heavy metal band Skinlab, has died. http://loudwire.com/ex-skinlab-guitarist-glen-telford-death/
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    One mocktail coming up.
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    Hollywood Possibilities

    Gloria Jean, part of the Golden Age of Hollywood, has died. She was 92. https://thelifeandtimesofhollywood.com/film-star-gloria-jean-is-dead-at-92-starred-with-w-c-fields-donald-oconnor-child-star-since-1930s-universal-films-superstar/
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    Tuskegee Airmen

    Wallace Higgins, an original Tuskegee Airman who rose to the rank of Staff Sergeant and earned the World War II Victory Medal, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, American Campaign Medal and Army Good Conduct Medal, died August 22nd. He was 92. http://www.oleantimesherald.com/news/state-union-wally-higgins-original-tuskegee-airman-dies-at/article_c5bc7b2e-a747-11e8-b037-0f7487ce8f62.html
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    Time Added

    Gordon Phillips, a goalkeeper and coach who made over 200 appearances for Brentford in the Football League, has died. He was 71.
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    Beppe Rinaldi, head of Giuseppe Rinaldi estate and an outspoken natural wine advocate, has died. He was 69. https://dobianchi.com/2018/09/03/beppe-rinaldi-obituary/
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    American Football Players

    Fred Zamberletti, the long-time trainer of the Minnesota Vikings, has died. He was 86. His death comes about six weeks after the Vikings lost their offensive line coach, Mike Sparano. http://www.brainerddispatch.com/sports/football/4493997-longtime-vikings-trainer-fred-zamberletti-dies-86
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    Summer Olympic Deaths/Dead Medallists

    Disallowed for the alt.obituaries deadpool. Oh well.
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    The Fringes Of Fame/family Of The Famous

    Fidel Anderson, the grandson of Neville Staple, member of the legendary ska band the Specials, has died from multiple stab wounds. He was 21. https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/neville-staple-grandson-fidel-anderson-dead-coventry-nightclub-death-the-specials-a8519061.html
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    Death By Jazz

    A now appropriate tune of his.
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    Scientists, Inventors And Techno Wizards

    Terry A. Davis, the creator of TempleOS, a biblical-themed lightweight computer operating system, has died. He was 48. https://www.resetera.com/threads/templeos-creator-terry-davis-dies-during-his-great-western-adventure.65752/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TempleOS
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    Female 'Firsts'

    Elizabeth Kishkon, the first and only female mayor of Windsor, Ontario, has died. She was 87. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/windsor/elizabeth-kishkon-first-female-windsor-mayor-obit-1.4804367
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    Internet Celebrities

    Sinead McNamara, an Australian Instagram model, has died while on vacation in Greece. She was 20. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6121027/Instagram-model-Sinead-McNamara-dies-dream-holiday-Greece.html
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    Businesspeople, Investors, CEO's

    Ian Bowles, the CEO of AIM-listed education software and services provider Tribal Group, has died. http://www.businesscloud.co.uk/news/tributes-paid-after-software-group-ceo-dies
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    Authors Last A Long Time, But....

    William H. Hallahan, whose seven decade writing career included the 1974 New York Times bestseller 'The Search for Joseph Tully' and winning the 1977 Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Novel for 'Catch Me: Kill Me' and which will conclude with the posthumous release of a memoir of his mother, completed last week, has died. He was 92. http://www2.philly.com/philly/obituaries/william-h-hallahan-92-advertising-executive-and-acclaimed-mystery-writer-20180831.html
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    The Village Voice newspaper ceases operations. https://www.cbsnews.com/news/the-village-voice-to-shut-down-after-63-years/
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Anita Lindman Lamm, long-time performer in the educational Swedish radio & television kids program 'Anita och Televinken', has died. She was 86. https://translate.google.com/translate?hl=en&sl=sv&u=https://www.arbetarbladet.se/artikel/inrikes/televinkens-mamma-anita-lindman-har-avlidit&prev=search
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    Businesspeople, Investors, CEO's

    Henry Arnhold, the patriarch of a German Jewish banking family who escaped Nazi persecution and made his way to the U.S. where he'd re-establish himself with the Arnhold & S. Bleichroeder investment bank, has died. He was 96. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/29/business/henry-arnhold-dead.html
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    Robert Barr, a long-time, London-based Associated Press reporter and editor, has died. He was 71. https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/veteran-ap-reporter-editor-bob-barr-dies-age-57505523
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    Foreign Personalities, From Stage, Screen, Politics And Life

    Joseph Kobzon dead https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/7134289/joseph-kobzon-dead-russian-sinatra-putins-friend/
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    The Dead of 2018

    Joseph Kobzon, a crooner dubbed the Russian Sinatra and one of the surviving People's Artists of the USSR, has died. He was 80. https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/7134289/joseph-kobzon-dead-russian-sinatra-putins-friend/

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