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8 minutes ago, Kenny McCormick said:

Bill Kerr died 6 years ago aged 92

 

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A contender for possibly the most pleasant sounding death of anyone ever reported on this forum. Still had his marbles at 92, had his breakfast and then dozed off in a comfy chair watching one of his favourite comedy shows and never woke up.

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Its 65 years since the murder of 14 year old Emmett Till.

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Plus ça change...

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Final act for Ruth Gordon on this day 35 years ago, aged 88.

 

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RIP Gene Wilder who died 4 years back aged 83

Actor Gene Wilder

 

 

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Actress Evelyn Ankers became a ghost on this day 35 years ago, aged 67.

 

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Charles Bronson died 17 years ago aged 81

 

Actor Charles Bronson

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17 hours ago, The Ashes Urn said:

Actress Evelyn Ankers became a ghost on this day 35 years ago, aged 67.

 

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Is it just me or were tits generally more perky back then? Asking for a friend

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Abraham Zapruder, who filmed the assassination of John F. Kennedy, died on this day 50 years ago, aged 65.

 

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The country mourned Princess Di's death 23 years ago today.

 

Princess of Wales Diana Spencer

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5 hours ago, Kenny McCormick said:

The country mourned Princess Di's death 23 years ago today.

 

Princess of Wales Diana Spencer

Still think it should be a national holiday

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Actor David Farrar died on this day 25 years ago, aged 87.

 

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Tommy Morrison, professional boxer and actor (mostly known for his work as Tommy Gunn from Rocky V) died 7 years ago from AIDS - aged 44

 

Heavyweight Boxer Tommy Morrison

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Sunset for Louis XIV on this day 305 years ago, aged 76.

 

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J. R. R. Tolkien

 

J.R.R Tolkien died 47 years ago today aged 81

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Bob Denver died on this day 15 years ago, aged 70.

 

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All round douche, Oliver Cromwell, died 362 years ago today. Interestingly enough, his corpse was ritually publicly executed 2 years after he died.

 

English Military and Political Leader Oliver Cromwell

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No more coaching for Vince Lombardi on this day 50 years ago, aged 57.

 

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Judgement day for William Rehnquist 15 years ago, aged 80.

 

 

 

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This absolute legend died 14 years ago today aged 44

 

Steve Irwin - Death, Wife & Family - Biography

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Still going at 89, Mitzi Gaynor

 

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The voice of Walter Tetley faded away on this day 45 years ago, aged 60.

 

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The closing titles rolled in for Irene Dunne on this day 30 years ago, aged 91.

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Twenty years since Roy Fredericks was called into the great pavilion in the sky, aged 57.

 

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Jochen Rindt, Formula 1's only every posthumous driver's world champion, drove his final flying lap 50 years ago today, aged 28.

 

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Silent Actor Robert Harron died after accidentally shooting himself on this day 100 years ago, aged 27.

 

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