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to next Pope: Alexander VIto previous Pope: Sixtus IV Catholic Church leader (1484-1492)  Giovanni Battista Cibò   elected 214th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church August 29, 1484
¤Pope Innocent VIII 
born on --1432 in Genoa, Italy
expired 7-25-1492 in Rome, Italy   age 60
Chicago White Sox pitcher  Edward Victor "Eddie" Cicotte   banned from baseball after the 1919 Black Sox scandal
born on 6-19-1884 in Detroit, Michigan
expired 5-5-1969 in Farmington, Michigan   age 84
1920s/30s operatic soprano  Geneviève "Gina" Cigna
born on 3-6-1900 in Paris, France
expired 6-26-2001 in Milan, Italy   age 101
actress  Diane Cilento   a former Mrs. Sean Connery (1962-73)
born on 10-5-1933 in Mooloolaba, Queensland, Australia
expired 10-6-2011 in Cairns, Queensland, Australia   age 79   cause: "a long illness"
character actor  Leonardo Anthony Cimino
born on 11-4-1917 in Manhattan, New York, New York
expired 3-3-2012 in Woodstock, New York   age 94   cause: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
African Mendi chief  Joseph Cinque   kidnapped and enslaved, he lead a rebellion aboard the Le Amistad in 1839; his trials were the subject of the 1997 movie Amistad; ironically, he later became a slave trader himself
born on --1811 in Africa
expired ??-??-1852 in Africa   age 41
to next Pope: Marcellus IIto previous Pope: Paul III Catholic Church leader (1550-1555)  Giovanni Maria Ciocchi   elected 222nd Pope of the Roman Catholic Church February 7, 1550
¤Pope Julius III 
born on 9-10-1487 in Rome, Italy
expired 3-23-1555 in Rome, Italy   age 67
tv reporter  Louis J. Cioffi   covered the Korean War for CBS and the Vietman War for ABC
born on 4-30-1926
expired 5-2-1998 in New York, New York   age 72   cause: liver cancer
tobacco lawsuit plaintiff  Antonio Cipollone   husband of Rose Cipollone; in June 1988 awarded $100,000 in lawsuit against three tobacco companies; verdict overturned 1/5/1990 by appellate court
born on 8-31-1923
expired 1-10-1990 in Toms River, New Jersey   age 66   cause: pneumonia; heart failure
Dover Publications founder  Hayward Cirker
born on 6-1-1917
expired 3-8-2000 in Roslyn, New York   age 82
fashion designer  Anne Elisabeth Jane "Liz" Claiborne
¤married surname: Ortenberg 
born on 3-31-1929 in Brussels, Belgium
expired 6-26-2007 in Manhattan, New York, New York   age 78   cause: complications from peritoneal mesothelioma
former New York Times food editor (1957-88)  Craig Claiborne
born on 9-4-1920 in Sunflower, Mississippi
expired 1-22-2000 in New York, New York   age 79
former college football coach  Jerry David Claiborne
born on 8-26-1928 in Hopkinsville, Kentucky
expired 9-24-2000 in Nashville, Tennessee   age 72   cause: heart attack
Acme Packing Co. manager (1919-21)  J. Emmett Clair   Curly Lambeau's father convinced him to have the business sponsor an American Professional Football Association team; when he left town he sold the team to Curly; the team (named the "Green Bay Packers") later joined the NFL and went on to some success
born on 6-16-1897
expired 4-9-2000 in Palos Heights, Illinois   age 102   cause: pneumonia
film director  René Clair
¤born: René Chomette 
born on 11-11-1898 in Paris, France
expired 3-15-1981 in Neuilly, France   age 82
folk singer  William "Liam" Clancy   last surviving member of the Irish folk group (Clancy Brothers)
born on 9-2-1935 in Carrick-on-Suir, County Tipperary, Ireland
expired 12-4-2009 in Cork, Ireland   age 74   cause: pulmonary fibrosis
industrialist  George Hubbard Clapp   a founder of the Aluminum Company of America (ALCOA)
expired 3-31-1949 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania   age 90
artificial heart recipient Dentist  Barney Bailey Clark
born on 1-21-1921 in Provo, Utah
expired 3-23-1982 in Salt Lake City, Utah   age 61
movie director  Benjamin "Bob" Clark   gave the world Porky's (1982); co-wrote & directed A Christmas Story (1983)
born on 8-5-1941 in New Orleans, Louisiana
expired 4-4-2007 in Pacific Palisades, California   age 65   cause: automobile crash
paper manufacturer  Charles Benjamin Clark   co-founder of Kimberly-Clark & Company (1872); Wisconsin rep. (1887-91)
born on 8-24-1844 in Theresa, New York
expired 9-10-1891 in Watertown, New York   age 47
actor  Dane Clark
¤born: Bernard Zanville 
born on 2-18-1913 in New York, New York
expired 9-11-1998 in Santa Monica, California   age 85
 Delecta "Dee" Clark Jr.   recorded Raindrops in 1961
born on 11-7-1938 in Blytheville, Arkansas
expired 12-7-1990 in Smyrna, Georgia   age 52   cause: heart attack
frat band leader  Douglas P. Clark   leader of the Hot Nuts
born on 6-18-1936
expired 9-16-2002 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina   age 66
Ed Clark's famous photo of Graham Jackson's accordion tribute to FDR former Life magazine staff photographer  Ed Clark   took memorable photo of bandsmen Graham Jackson's accordion tribute to FDR
born on 7-3-1911 in Nashville, Tennessee
expired 1-22-2000 in Sarasota, Florida   age 88
actor  Fred Clark
born on 3-9-1914 in Lincoln, California
expired 12-5-1968 in Santa Monica, California   age 54
sports legend  George "Potsy" Clark   Michigan Agricultural College football coach (1920); Portsmouth (Ohio)/Detroit Lions coach (1931-37; 1940-42); Nebraska Athletic Director (1945-53)
born on 3-20-1894
expired 11-8-1972 in La Jolla, California   age 78
Byrds co-founder  Harold Eugene "Gene" Clark
born on 11-17-1944 in Tipton, Missouri
expired 5-24-1991 in Sherman Oaks, California   age 46   cause: heart attack
former American Express head (1960-77)  Howard Longstreth Clark Sr.
born on 3-14-1916 in South Pasadena, California
expired 2-2-2001 in Greenwich, Connecticut   age 84
game show announcer  Jack Clark
expired 7-27-1988   age 62
Texas death row inmate  Jack Ward Clark   rapist & murderer
¤aka: number 994 
born on 7-29-1963 in Lubbock, Texas
expired 1-9-2001 in Huntsville, Texas   age 37   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2001 BOD, DTM, RR, TEX50%
   Scored 6.9000 points

doesn't this guy just *look* like a Nazi storm trooper? unrepentant former Dallas County (Alabama) Sheriff (1955-66)  James Gardner Clark Jr.   one of the doughy, good-ol'-boy racist peckerwood dopeheads that enforced the Jim Crow laws; along with Alabama State troopers was part of the March 7 1965 "Bloody Sunday" police riot against peaceful voting rights marchers, violently forcing them back across the Edmund Pettus Bridge, back to Selma where they had come from; in 1978 did 9 months in prison for marijuana smuggling; rot in hell, Jimbo
born on 9-17-1922 in Elba, Alabama
expired 6-4-2007 in Elba, Alabama   age 84   cause: strokes; heart attacks; sheer spitefulness
Shuttle STS-107 astronaut  Laurel Blair Salton Clark
born on 3-10-1961 in Ames, Iowa
expired 2-1-2003 in over north-central Texas   age 41   cause: disintegration of Shuttle Columbia during re-entry
former Detroit Lions head coach (1978-84)  Monte Dale Clark
born on 1-24-1937 in Filmore, California
expired 9-16-2009 in Detroit, Michigan   age 72   cause: bone marrow maglignancy; lung & liver disease
AKS: Montie Monty
Def Leppard guitarist  Steve Clark
born on 4-23-1960 in Sheffield, England
expired 1-8-1991   age 30
Truman Attorney General (1945-49)  Tom Campbell Clark   Supreme Court Associate Justice (1949-67); father of Ramsey
born on 9-23-1899 in Dallas, Texas
expired 6-13-1977 in New York, New York   age 77
author  Walter Van Tilburg Clark   wrote The Ox-Bow Incident (1940)
born on 8-3-1909 in East Orange, New Jersey
expired 11-10-1971 in Reno, Nevada   age 62   cause: cancer
Louisiana Purchase co-explorer  William Clark   from 1804-1806 explored the region with Meriwether Lewis; Sacagawea was their guide
born on 8-1-1770 in Caroline County, Virginia
expired 9-1-1838 in Saint Louis, Missouri   age 68
one-time major league baseball player  William Otis "Otey" Clark   played a single season for Boston, as a pitcher (1945)
born on 5-22-1915 in Boscobel, Grant County, Wisconsin
expired 10-20-2010 in Boscobel, Grant County, Wisconsin   age 95
   Contest Selectors
2009ADWC3.3%

interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in July 1986 science fiction writer Sir  Arthur Charles Clarke   wrote 2001: A Space Odyssey book and screenplay for 1968 Kubrick movie; published a number of articles in Playboy
born on 12-16-1917 in Minehead, Somerset, England
expired 3-19-2008 in Colombo, Sri Lanka   age 90   cause: cardio-respiratory attack; post-polio syndrome
   Contest Selectors
1979YJ7.7%
2000KLS14%
2001KLS, ROTS25%
2002CMH, DTM, MORB, TMTX36.4%
2003CSI, DTM, KLS, MJ, RAVN, TMTX33.3%
2004CSI, DTM, KLS, MJ, RAVN27.8%
2005DTM, GHG, KLS, WORM17.4%
2006ANG, DTM, GHG, KLS13.3%
2007AUDC, DTH, DTM, KLS, PUD, SBAP19.4%
2008BOD, CSI, DTM, JCM, KLS, OED, SBAP21.9%
   Scored 3.5391 points

AKS: Clark
actress/teacher  Caitlin Clarke   mostly remembered as Valerian in Dragonslayer (1981)
¤born: Katherine Anne Clarke 
born on 5-3-1952 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
expired 9-9-2004 in Sewickley, Pennsylvania   age 52   cause: ovarian cancer
AKS: Clark Kaitlin Caitlyn Kaitlyn Catherine Dragon Slayer Valerion Valerien Valeryon
lawyer  Ellis Emmanuel Innocent Clarke   was the first president of Trinidad and Tobago (1976-87)
born on 12-28-1917 in Belmont, Island of Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago
expired 12-30-2010 in Port-of-Spain, Island of Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago   age 93   cause: complications from stroke
sci-fi magazine publisher/editor  Frederick S. Clarke   founded Cinefantastique (1970)
born on 11-20-1948 in Steubenville, Ohio
expired 10-17-2000 in Adair County, Iowa   age 51   cause: suicide; depression
classically trained saxophonist/oboist  Jon Christopher Clarke   played in the Loggins & Messina band
born on 8-19-1950 in California
expired 6-9-2005 in Ha'ena, Kaua'i, Hawaii   age 54   cause: kidney cancer
historian Sir  Kenneth MacKenzie Clarke
born on 7-13-1903 in London, England
expired 5-21-1983 in Hythe, Hampshire, England   age 79
   Contest Selectors
1979 VM7.7%

 Kenneth Spearman "Kenny" Clarke   original drummer in the Modern Jazz Quartet (1952-55)
born on 1-19-1914 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
expired 1-25-1985   age 71
actress  Mae Clarke   got a grapefruit squished in her face by James Cagney in Public Enemy (1931)
¤real name: Mary Klotz 
born on 8-16-1907 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 4-29-1992   age 81
author & BBC broadcaster  Nicholas Campbell "Nick" Clarke   has cancer
born on 6-9-1948 in Godalming, Surrey, England
expired 11-23-2006   age 58   cause: cancer
   Contest Selectors
2006SPIT3.3%
   Scored 9.2000 solo points
2007SPIT

British screenwriter  Thomas Ernest Bennett Clarke
born on 6-7-1907 in Watford, England
expired 2-11-1989   age 81
movie poster from `Barbarian Queen', drawn by Boris DD-movie actress  Lana Jean Clarkson   moviedom's legendary Barbarian Queen (two movies: 1985 & 1992); also appeared in Death Stalker and as Alpha Beta, Princess of the Moon, in Amazon Women on the Moon (1987; opposite Sybil Danning's own "talents")
born on 4-5-1962 in Long Beach, California
expired 2-3-2003 in Alhambra, California   age 40   cause: Phil Spector's famed Wall of Bullets (gunshot to face)
biologist  Albert Claude   shared the 1974 Nobel prize in medicine
born on 8-23-1899 in Longlier, Belgium
expired 5-22-1983 in Brussels, Belgium   age 83
French inventor  Georges Claude   inventor of the neon light
born on 9-24-1870 in Paris, France
expired 5-23-1960 in Paris, France   age 89
fourth Roman Emperor  Claudius I   nephew of Tiberius installed as Emperor by the Praetorian Guard after the assassination of Caligula; ruled the empire from 41 to 54; married his niece (Agrippina), adopted her son (Nero) as heir (over his natural son Brittanicus); poisoned by Agrippina; central figure in the books I, Claudius and Claudius the God by Robert Graves
¤full name: Tiberius Claudius Nero Germanicus 
born on 8-1-10 BC in Lugdunum, Gaul (modern: Lyons, France)
expired 10-13-54 in Rome, Italy   age 64   cause: muscarine poisoning; (poisoned mushrooms)
novelist & screenwriter  James Edmund DuMaresq Clavell   wrote King Rat, Tai-Pan and Shogun, and screenplays for The Great Escape, To Sir With Love (1967; also directed) and the original version of The Fly (1958)
born on 10-10-1924 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
expired 9-6-1994 in Vevay, Switzerland   age 69   cause: cancer
 Cassius Marcellus Clay Sr.   father of boxer Mohammed Ali
born on 11-11-1912
expired 2-8-1990   age 77
orator, U.S. Rep. & Senator  Henry Clay
born on 4-12-1777 in Hanover County, Virginia
expired 6-29-1852 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 75
Texas death row inmate  Keith Bernard Clay
¤aka: number 999238 
born on 2-18-1968
expired 3-20-2003 in Huntsville, Texas   age 35   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2003DTM, RR, TMTX16.7%
   Scored 9.6250 points

post WWII European commander General  Lucius du Bignon Clay   ordered the Berlin Airlift to counter the Russian blockade of the city
born on 4-23-1897 in Marietta, Georgia
expired 4-25-1978 in Chatham, Massachusetts   age 80
actress  Jill Clayburgh
¤Mrs. David Rabe 
born on 4-30-1944 in Manhattan, New York, New York
expired 11-5-2010 in Lakeville, Connecticut   age 66   cause: acute lymphocitic leukemia
ballad singer  Sonji Clay-Glover   first wife of Cassius Marcellus Clay Jr. (8/14/1964-1/1966); later married to Reynaldo Glover Sr. (mother of Jr.) - also ended in divorce
¤née: Roy 
born on 11-1-1945
expired 10-11-2005 in Chicago, Illinois   age 59   cause: heart attack
Oklahoma death row inmate  Robert William "Randy" Clayton
born on 1-8-1961
expired 3-1-2001 in McAlester, Oklahoma   age 40   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2001 TEX12½%
   Scored 11.0000 solo points

Mormon pioneer  William H. Clayton   invented the odometer; said to have had 10 wives
born on 7-17-1814 in Charock Moss, Lancastershire, England
expired 12-4-1879 in Salt Lake City, Utah   age 65
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in December 1968 former Black Panther leader  Leroy Eldridge Cleaver   author of Soul on Ice (1968); no relation to Wally or the Beav
born on 8-31-1935 in Wabbaseka, Arkansas
expired 4-30-1998 in Pomona, California   age 62
author, publisher & lecturer  Samuel Langhorne Clemens
¤better known as Mark Twain 
born on 11-30-1835 in Florida, Missouri
expired 4-21-1910 in Redding, Connecticut   age 74
film director  René Clément   directed Is Paris Burning? (1966)
born on 3-18-1913 in Bordeaux, France
expired 3-17-1996   age 82
Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder  Roberto Clemente
born on 8-18-1934 in Carolina, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico
expired 12-31-1972 in San Juan, Commonwealth of Puerto Rico   age 38   cause: plane crash
bluegrass fiddler  Vassar Clements
born on 4-25-1928 in Kinard, Florida
expired 8-16-2005 in Goodlettsville, Tennessee   age 77   cause: lung cancer; liver cancer; brain cancer
AKS: Kenard South Carolina
former Texas governor (1979-83 & 1987-91)  William Perry "Bill" Clements Jr.
born on 4-17-1917 in Dallas, Texas
expired 5-29-2011 in Dallas, Texas   age 94
   Contest Selectors
2008TFM3.1%
2009TFM3.3%

he really IS a Pepper!  Woodrow Wilson Clements   former chairman of Dr. Pepper
¤nickname: "foots" 
born on 7-30-1914
expired 10-3-2002 in Dallas, Texas   age 88
saxophonist  Clarence Anichols Clemons   performed with the E Street Band
born on 1-11-1942 in Norfolk, Viriginia
expired 6-18-2011 in Palm Beach, Florida   age 69   cause: strokes
former NY Met player  Donn Alvin Clendenon Sr.   was the MVP of the 1969 World Series
born on 7-15-1935 in Neosho, Missouri
expired 9-17-2005 in Sioux Falls, South Dakota   age 70   cause: leukemia
   Contest Selectors
2004ANG5.6%

last Ptolemeic ruler of Egypt  Cleopatra VII Thea Philopator   lover of two Roman rulers --- first Julius Caesar (producing one kid), then as the wife of Marc Antony (three kids); was the last Pharo of Egypt
born on --69 BC in Alexandria, Egypt
expired 8-12-30 BC in Alexandria, Egypt   age 39   cause: suicide; asp bite
Metropolitan Opera conductor (1922-71)  Fausto Cleva
born on 5-17-1902 in Trieste, Italy
expired 8-6-1971 in Athens, Greece   age 69   cause: heart attack
to May 1979 Playmate of Monthto March 1979 Playmate of Month Playboy April 1979 Playmate of Month  Amanda A. "Missy" Cleveland   her first Playboy appearance was in the January 1979 "Great Playmate Hunt" feature
born on 12-25-1959 in Jackson, Mississippi
expired 8-14-2001 in Yazoo City, Mississippi   age 41   cause: adverse reaction to prescription medication
jazz trombonist  James M. "Jimmy" Cleveland
born on 5-3-1926 in Wartrace, Tennessee
expired 8-23-2008 in Lynwood, California   age 82
to next U.S. president: William McKinleyto previous U.S. president: Benjamin Harrisonto next U.S. president: Benjamin Harrisonto previous U.S. president: Chester A. Arthur 22nd (1885-89) and 24th (1893-97) U.S. president  Stephen Grover Cleveland
born on 3-18-1837 in Caldwell, New Jersey
expired 6-24-1908 in Princeton, New Jersey   age 71
former Secretary of Defense & oily BCCI dupe/flunky  Clark McAdams Clifford
born on 12-25-1906 in Fort Scott, Kansas
expired 10-11-1998 in Bethesda, Maryland   age 91
actor  Montgomery Edward Clift
born on 10-17-1920 in Omaha, Nebraska
expired 7-23-1966 in New York, New York   age 45   cause: coronary artery occlusion
movie director  Edward F. Cline   directed You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939), My Little Chickadee (1940), The Bank Dick (1940), Never Give a Sucker and Even Break (1941) & Hello, Sucker (1941)
born on 11-7-1892 in Kenosha, Wisconsin
expired 5-22-1961 in Hollywood, California   age 68
country singer  Patsy Cline   first hit: Walkin' After Midnight (1957); aboard same plane as Cowboy Copas & Hawkshaw Hawkins
¤born: Virginia Patterson Hensley
 Mrs. Gerald Cline 
born on 9-8-1932 in Gore, Virginia
expired 3-5-1963 in Camden, Tennessee   age 30   cause: plane crash
Jefferson 2nd term vice president (1805-09) & Madison 1st term vice president (1809-12)  George Clinton   opposed adoption of U.S. Constitution; New York governor 1777-95 & 1801-04
born on 7-26-1739 in Little Britain, New York
expired 4-20-1812 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 72
actor  Colin Clive   played Dr. Henry Frankenstein in Frankenstein (1931) and Bride of Frankenstein (1935); noted for the exclamation "Its Alive!"
¤born: Clive Grieg 
born on 1-20-1900 in Saint-Malo, France
expired 6-26-1937 in Hollywood, California   age 37
April 18, 1906 San Francisco earthquake survivor  Rose Cliver
born on 10-9-1902 in San Francisco, California
expired 2-18-2012 in Santa Rosa, California   age 109
stop-motion animator  Art Clokey   co-creator of Gumby & Davey and Goliath
¤born: Arthur Charles Farrington 
born on 10-12-1921 in Detroit, Michigan
expired 1-8-2010 in Los Osos, California   age 88   cause: bladder infection
tabloid `journalist' Eddie Clontz former Weekly World News editor (1981-2000)  Harold Edward "Eddie" Clontz Jr.   author of the vitriolic Ed Anger "opinion" column; gave the world Bat Boy; wrote 1988 headline
ELVIS IS ALIVE
The King of Rock 'N' Roll Faked His Death and Is Living in Kalamazoo, Michigan

born on 7-26-1947 in Charlotte, North Carolina
expired 1-26-2004 in Salt Springs, Florida   age 56   cause: liver & kidney failure; diabetes
singer  Rosemary Clooney   mother of Miguel Ferrer; aunt of George
born on 5-23-1928 in Maysville, Kentucky
expired 6-29-2002 in Beverly Hills, California   age 74   cause: complications from lung cancer
soccer "legend"  Brian Howard Clough   was a successful player and coach
born on 3-21-1935 in Middlesbrough, North Yorkshire, England
expired 9-20-2004 in Derby, Derbyshire, England   age 69   cause: stomach cancer
movie director  Henri-Georges Clouzot   made The Wages of Fear (1952) & Diabolique (1954)
expired 1-12-1977 in Paris, France   age 69   cause: heart attack
 David Carr Clover Jr.   wrote the Mickey Mouse March ("Who's the leader of the club that's made for you and me?")
expired 9-30-1988   age 63
Grand Ole Opry comic  Jerry Clower
born on 9-28-1926 in Liberty, Mississippi
expired 8-24-1998 in Jackson, Mississippi   age 71
theater producer/director/critic  Harold Clurman
born on 9-18-1901 in New York, New York
expired 9-18-1980 in New York, New York   age 79
Rear Admiral  Wat Tyler Cluverius   survived the 1898 sinking of the U.S.S. Maine in Havana Harbor
expired 10-28-1952 in New Haven, Connecticut   age 77
tv & movie actor  Andy Clyde
born on 3-25-1892 in Blairgowrie, Scotland
expired 5-18-1967 in Los Angeles, California   age 75

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