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    American Football Players

    Tim Maypray, who played in the CFL for the Montreal Alouettes and Ottawa Redblacks in the early-to-mid 2010s, has died. He was 30. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/montreal/tim-maypray-dies-1.4982585
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    Alt Obituaries Deadpool

    So we have a tie atop the standings.
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    Dead Poets Society

    Mary Oliver dead (nearly seven years after the diagnosis noted in the original post.) https://www.npr.org/2019/01/17/577380646/beloved-poet-mary-oliver-who-believed-poetry-mustn-t-be-fancy-dies-at-83?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=20190117
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    Alt Obituaries Deadpool

    Pan Breed and gcreptile had him, as did I. His specific date of death hasn't yet been given. Could be some daily double possibilities if he died on either January 13th or 15th.
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    Hollywood Possibilities

    Bruce Tufeld, a talent agent and personal manager to a cross-section of Hollywood actors, including Rob Lowe and Laura Dern, has died. He was 66. Tufeld was the son of Dick Tufeld, the voice of the Lost in Space robot. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/bruce-tufeld-dead-agent-personal-manager-was-66-1176726
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    Voice Actors

    Bradley Bolke, who did the voice of Chumley the Walrus on 'Tennessee Tuxedo' and Jangle Bells in 'The Year Without a Santa Claus', has died. He was 93. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/bradley-bolke-dead-tennessee-tuxedo-cartoons-star-was-93-1176633
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    World War II Veterans

    Millicent Young, a member of the Women’s Airforce Service Pilots (WASPs), an organization that flew bombers and other warplanes, has died. She was 96. Young was one of fewer than 30 of the 1,000 women chosen for the job to still be alive. https://www.sentinelcolorado.com/0trending/woman-who-was-among-pioneer-pilots-in-wwii-has-died-at-96/
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    Dead Pop Stars

    Greg Gilbert provides an update on his condition.
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    Businesspeople, Investors, CEO's

    John Bogle, the founder of the Vanguard Group, has died. He was 89. http://www.philly.com/business/a/john-bogle-dead-vanguard-obituary-20190116.html?__vfz=medium%3Dsharebar
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    Alt Obituaries Deadpool

    Thank you!
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    Alt Obituaries Deadpool

    Thank you!
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    Alt Obituaries Deadpool

    Thank you very much!
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    Alt Obituaries Deadpool

    Thanks!
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    Political Frailty

    Now being picked up by English media. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2019/jan/14/gdansk-residents-donate-blood-stabbed-mayor-pawel-adamowicz
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    Country For Old Men (And Women)

    Bonnie Guitar, a country music star, label owner and businesswoman who adopted her instrument of choice as her surname, has died. She was 95. https://www.savingcountrymusic.com/pioneering-musician-performer-label-owner-bonnie-guitar-has-died/
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    Crashing Companies

    HMV Canada closed in spring 2017. Tough to stay in competition with online shopping and streaming services.
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    Hollywood Possibilities

    Stefanos Miltsakakis, a Greek action actor whose acting credits spanned 30 years and included roles in "Weekend at Bernie's", "Best of the Best 2" and "Maximum Risk", as well as four episodes of "Nash Bridges" as Eldon Sistruck, has died. He was 60. https://hollywood.greekreporter.com/2019/01/12/hollywood-action-actor-fighter-stefanos-miltsakakis-dies/
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    Hollywood Possibilities

    John Falsey, who co-created several long-running U.S. TV shows, including "St. Elsewhere", "I'll Fly Away" and "Northern Exposure", died January 3rd. He was 67. https://www.sfchronicle.com/nation/article/John-Falsey-creator-of-acclaimed-TV-series-dies-13528210.php
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    The Chequered Flag

    Colon cancer surgery last Wednesday for John Andretti. https://www.mcall.com/sports/motorracing/mc-spt-john-andretti-mario-andretti-20190109-story.html
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    American Football Players

    Bob Kuechenberg, a two-time Super Bowl winner and six-time Pro Bowler, has died. He was 71. Kuechenberg played most of his career with the Miami Dolphins, with whom he won his pair of championships. https://www.nbcmiami.com/news/local/Miami-Dolphins-Legend-Two-Time-Super-Bowl-Champion-Bob-Kuechenberg-Dies-504286811.html
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    Non-British Royals

    Count Philippe de Lannoy, the father of Princess Stéphanie, the Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg, has died. He was 96. http://royalcentral.co.uk/europe/hereditary-grand-duchess-of-luxembourgs-father-has-died-at-the-age-of-96-114025
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    From Cleric To Relic

    Yes, as I regularly check the Wikipedia deathlist and post cleric deaths in the thread. I can tell you from experience this is a disproportionate number of Roman Catholic prelates to die in the given time frame. As a specific example, December had 16 such deaths, or about one every two days. This is about twice the rate, nearly one per day.
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    Businesspeople, Investors, CEO's

    Walter Shipley, a former CEO of Chase Manhattan Bank who played a key role in mergers that led to the creation of JPMorgan Chase, has died. He was 83. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-people-shipley/former-banking-executive-walter-shipley-dead-at-83-jpmorgan-chase-idUSKCN1P60PW
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    From Cleric To Relic

    According to Wikipedia, as of 2009, there were 5,100 bishops total in the Latin and Eastern churches of the Catholic Church. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bishop_in_the_Catholic_Church
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    From Cleric To Relic

    Roman Catholic prelates have been dropping like flies in 2019. So far, in the first dozen days of the year, ALL of the following have died: 1) Salvador Martinez Perez, Mexican Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Huejutla (1994-2009) 2) MIchael Yeung, Chinese Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Hong Kong (since 2017) 3) Sergio Otoniel Contreras Navia, Chilean Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of San Carlos de Ancud (1966-74) and Temuca (1977-2001) 4) Emiliano Fabbricatore, Italian Eastern Catholic prelate, Eparch of Territorial Abbey of St. Mary of Grottaferrata (2000-13) 5) Giorgia Zur, German Roman Catholic prelate, Apostolic Nuncio (1979–2005) 6) Armando Bortolaso, Italian-born Syrian Roman Catholic prelate, Vicar Apostolic of Aleppo (1992-2002) 7) Jose Belvino de Nascimento, Brazilian Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Itumbiara (1981-87) and Divinopolis (1989-2009) 8) Joseph Lawson Howze, American Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Biloxi (1977-2001) 9) Charles Soreng, Indian Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Daltonganj (1989-95) and Hazaribag (1995-2012) 10) Christian Conrad Blouin, Canadian-born Papua Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Lae (2007-18)
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