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  1. MariNisia

    Death Anniversary Thread

    Sammy Davis Jr., the highly iconic and popular actor, comedian, dancer and singer, died at his home in Beverly Hills, California, on this date in 1990 at the age of 64 years old after a nine-month battle with throat cancer. He was a chain smoker (four packs of cigarettes a day). When he died, he was in debt. To pay for Sammy's funeral, most of his memorabilia was sold off. He was interred at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Glendale, California. He was survived by his mother (who died at 95) and his grandmother (who died at 112).
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    Reality TV

    This poor man needs a priest who administered him the last rites.
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    Reality TV

    gcreptile... There are a lot of weirdos out there in the world.
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    Windy City Deadpool 2021-2022

    You're right again... This is the rule (word for word by CaptainChorizo): *Some name's may appear like a gray area(ie Roz Patterson). Notable in her Native Country as a reporter and would easily get a QO with a plane crash or auto accident type death. However if none of her QO obits mention her journalistic career and is just an angle about her being a Cancer Mum then no points will be awarded. Joey Russ... the rule is very clear.
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    Centenarians Deadpool 2021

    @theoldlady, Congratulations! You're the sole leader with 7 hits.
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    Windy City Deadpool 2021-2022

    Thanks Perhaps and Grim Up North for the explanations... This is simply too complicated... It's a difficult choice... I guess I'll have to find my old math books.
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    Windy City Deadpool 2021-2022

    CaptainChorizo... I have one doubt in my mind... This rule of Windy City Deadpool: * Cancer Mum's/Athlete's Wives(IE Tiffany Youngs) and other Famous For Being Ill Types will not be accepted even if they get a qualifying Obit. All the news said: "Maria Menounos' mother, Litsa, has died after battling brain cancer"... or... "Maria Menounos announced that her mother, Litsa, died on Sunday after a long battle with brain cancer"... Then... Is Litsa Menounos... the only exception to that rule? And... Why? Hugs.
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    Death Anniversary Thread

    Grumpy Cat , the legendary cat with a permanently frowny expression who has found fame as a meme and a YouTube sensation and whose real name was Tardar Sauce , died of an urinary tract infection on this date in 2019 at the age of 7. And suddenly... life will no longer be possible. Because... life is tough enough as it is, you know?
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    Death Anniversary Thread

    Gary Cooper, one of Hollywood's most beloved legends and greatest stars known for his natural acting style and generally admired for his professionalism, died of prostate and colon cancer while sleeping peacefully under sedation. Cooper, winner of two Academy Awards and one honorary, died in the quiet of his Holmby Hills home on this date in 1961. He was 60 years old. Initially interred at Holy Cross Cemetery in Santa Monica, Cooper's remains were moved to Sacred Heart Cemetery in South Hampton, Long Island, closer to the family.
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    Death Anniversary Thread

    Erich von Stroheim, one of the most respected film directors of the 20th Century known as "the man you love to hate", died in Paris of prostate cancer on this date in 1957 at the age of 71.
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    Centenarians Deadpool 2021

    Lester L. Wolff was picked by five teams. Congratulations!
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    Windy City Deadpool 2021-2022

    Congratulations! You've got 450 points with Norman Lloyd. Well done, markb4!
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    Windy City Deadpool 2021-2022

    Polly-Louisa Salmon, better known by her stage name GFOTY is an English pop singer. GFOTY (abbreviation of Girlfriend of the Year). At this hour... she's alive. Walter Mondale... no. Bibliogryphon... Where's your candidate number 21?
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    Windy City Deadpool 2021-2022

    Walter Mondale died on April 19. Candidate of: CaptainHemlock and Dying Probably.
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    Patricia Routledge

    DAME PATRICIA ROUTLEDGE: English actress, comedian and singer with a career of 70 years. Patricia Routledge started working in TV in the early 1950s, but she also recorded an album, "Presenting Patricia Routledge", and worked in feature film productions and radio as well. She's an accomplished stage actress. She has had a great career in theatre. She made her stage debut in 1952 and her Broadway debut in 1966. Routledge's singing voice is genuinely impressive. Her vocal range was labelled as a mezzo-soprano and a contralto. She won a Tony Award for her performance in the musical "Darling of the Day" in 1968. She won an Olivier Award for her work in "Candide" in 1988. She found a second home in the Hollywood cinema, starring in a number of successful films such as "To Sir with love" (1967) with Sidney Poitier, "30 is a dangerous age, Cynthia" (1968) with Dudley Moore, "Pretty Polly" (1968) with Hayley Mills, "The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom" (1968) with Shirley MacLaine or "The Imitation Game" (1980) with Nicholas Le Prevost. She starred in the first-ever "Talking Heads" monologue by Alan Bennett. Routledge starred in another two Bennett monologues, delivering a BAFTA-nominated performance for "A Lady of Letters" in 1988. She starred in "Hetty Wainthropp Investigates", a BBC detective drama series from the 90's. She portrayed a formerly working-class woman in the comedy series "Keeping Up Appearances" in 1990. She still gets "Keeping Up Appearances" fan mail from all over the world. Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 1993. Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2004. She received an honorary degree of Doctor of Letters from Lancaster University for her contribution to drama and theatre in 2008. Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire for services to theatre and charity in 2017. She received an honorary Doctor of Letters degree from University of Chester for her contributions to theater and television in 2019. Honorary president of the Association of English Singers and Speakers. Ambassador for the charity Royal Voluntary Service. A classy lady, a top rated actress and a wonderful human being.
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