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PostPosted: 05/10/20 1:09 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Mary Pratt. Last of the Rockford Peaches.

https://www.cbssports.com/mlb/news/mary-pratt-pitcher-on-the-original-1943-rockford-peaches-team-dies-at-101/



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PostPosted: 05/11/20 4:01 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Jerry Stiller.

https://variety.com/2020/tv/news/jerry-stiller-actor-and-comedian-dies-at-92-1234603183/amp/



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PostPosted: 05/13/20 9:31 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

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Mary Pratt, who played for the Rockford Peaches and Kenosha Comets in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, has died. She was 101.

Pratt pitched in the women's league from 1943-47. The league was profiled in the 1992 movie “A League of Their Own,” starring Tom Hanks and Geena Davis.


https://www.wthr.com/article/rockford-peaches-pitcher-mary-pratt-league-their-own-fame-dies-101



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PostPosted: 05/16/20 2:34 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Fred Willard

https://www.rollingstone.com/movies/movie-news/fred-willard-best-in-show-actor-dead-obit-1000942/

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“A four-time Emmy nominee radiated a unique charm that established him as one of our generation’s most gifted comic actors,” Willard’s rep wrote in a tribute. “A master of sketch comedy, Fred was most heralded for his quick wit and improvisational expertise, which he demonstrated in hundreds of appearances on stage, on the big screen, and on a wide range of television shows.”



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PostPosted: 05/16/20 3:01 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Oh not Fred Willard. Jeez.



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PostPosted: 05/16/20 6:46 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Phyllis George

https://deadline.com/2020/05/phyllis-george-dies-nfl-sportscaster-tv-host-miss-america-obituary-1202936639/

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Phyllis Ann George, the 50th winner of the iconic Miss America pageant, pioneering sportscaster, and former First Lady of Kentucky, died Friday, May 14, following a long struggle with a blood disorder.



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PostPosted: 05/16/20 8:33 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Little Fires Everywhere director Lynn Shelton has passed away from a blood disease according to reports.
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PostPosted: 05/16/20 9:18 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

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Fred Willard

https://www.rollingstone.com/movies/movie-news/fred-willard-best-in-show-actor-dead-obit-1000942/

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“A four-time Emmy nominee radiated a unique charm that established him as one of our generation’s most gifted comic actors,” Willard’s rep wrote in a tribute. “A master of sketch comedy, Fred was most heralded for his quick wit and improvisational expertise, which he demonstrated in hundreds of appearances on stage, on the big screen, and on a wide range of television shows.”


Wow. Three deaths I've just heard of.

I enjoyed Fred Willard's body of work. I especially liked that he was the only live actor to appear in Wall-E as the corporate head of Buy & Large.



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PostPosted: 05/17/20 8:32 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Astrid Kirchherr

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/05/16/arts/astrid-kirchherr-dead.html

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Astrid Kirchherr, the German photographer whose portraits of the Beatles when the musicians were a scruffy British bar band playing in Hamburg’s red-light district captured not only their toughness but also the sensitivity beneath their leather-clad exteriors, died on Tuesday in Hamburg, Germany. She was 81.



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PostPosted: 05/17/20 10:23 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

I wonder if these celebs who are dying lately of the blood disorders were tested for coronavirus? Apparently the virus can cause problems with the blood too.



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PostPosted: 05/18/20 2:15 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Ken Osmond, Who Played Leave It to Beaver's Eddie Haskell, Dead at 76

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“He was an incredibly kind and wonderful father. He had his family gathered around him when he passed,” his son, Eric, said in a statement. “He was loved and will be very missed.”

Osmond originated the role of smart-aleck-next-door Eddie on the CBS sitcom and played him for the show’s entire, six-season run. He later reprised the character in a TV movie (Still the Beaver), a sequel series (The New Leave It to Beaver) and a theatrical film (1997’s Leave It to Beaver), as well as on the short-lived TV shows Parker Lewis Can’t Lose and Hi Honey, I’m Home!


https://tvline.com/2020/05/18/ken-osmond-dead-leave-it-to-beaver-eddie-haskell-obituary/



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PostPosted: 05/22/20 9:49 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Jerry Sloan

https://www.sltrib.com/sports/jazz/2020/05/22/jerry-sloan-utah-jazzs/

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The late league commissioner David Stern once called Sloan “one of the greatest coaches in the history of the NBA.”



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PostPosted: 05/22/20 9:56 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

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Jerry Sloan

https://www.sltrib.com/sports/jazz/2020/05/22/jerry-sloan-utah-jazzs/

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The late league commissioner David Stern once called Sloan “one of the greatest coaches in the history of the NBA.”


Oh shit. RIP.



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PostPosted: 05/23/20 10:52 pm    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Eddie Sutton

https://www.nwahomepage.com/sports/pig-trail-nation/iconic-arkansas-head-coach-naismith-hall-of-famer-eddie-sutton-has-died/
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PostPosted: 05/24/20 7:50 am    ::: Reply Reply with quote

Genero36 wrote:
pilight wrote:
Jerry Sloan

https://www.sltrib.com/sports/jazz/2020/05/22/jerry-sloan-utah-jazzs/

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The late league commissioner David Stern once called Sloan “one of the greatest coaches in the history of the NBA.”


Oh shit. RIP.


I loved the Bulls' backcourt of Sloan and Norm Van Lier. A couple of tough bastasrds. Very Happy



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