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bebop saxophonist  Allen Eager
born on 1-10-1927
expired 4-13-2003 in Daytona Beach, Florida   age 76   cause: liver cancer
stand-up comedian & character actor  Jack Eagle   during the big band era played a trumpet; portrayed Brother Dominic in a famous 1977 Super Bowl commercial for Xerox
born on 1-15-1926 in Brooklyn, New York, New York
expired 1-10-2008 in New York, New York   age 81
former Bush (the elder) Secretary of State  Lawrence Sidney Eagleburger
born on 8-1-1930 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
expired 6-4-2011 in Charlottesvillle, Virginia   age 80   cause: pneumonia
The winning ticket ... NOT! one-time Missouri senator  Thomas Francis Eagleton   first McGovern V-P candidate — July 13-31, 1972; withdrew candidacy due to history of "nervous exhaustion" (and a few electro-shock treatments)
born on 9-4-1929 in Saint Louis, Missouri
expired 3-4-2007 in Richmond Heights, Missouri   age 77   cause: cardiopulmonary failure
aviatrix  Amelia Mary Earhart   2nd wife of book publisher George Putnam; disappeared (with navigator Fred Noonan) near Howland Island on Round-the-World flight July 2, 1937; allegedly discovered in 24th century by the Starship Voyager in the Delta quadrant of the galaxy, the victim of a UFO abduction
born on 7-24-1898 in Atchison, Kansas
expired 7-2-1937 in Gardner Island, Phoenix Islands group, Western Pacific Ocean   age 38   cause: plane crash / starvation / alien abduction ???
electrical engineer & inventor  James M. Early Sr.   while at Bell Labs worked with Shockley on transistor, discovering the effects of space-charge layer widening; later was VP for Research & Development at Fairchild Semiconductor
born on 7-25-1922 in Syracuse, New York
expired 1-12-2004 in Palo Alto, California   age 81   cause: severe asthma
race car driver  Ralph Dale Earnhardt Sr.
born on 4-29-1951 in Kannapolis, North Carolina
expired 2-18-2001 in Daytona Beach, Florida   age 49   cause: auto crash
Dodge City (Kansas) Deputy Marshall  Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp   shot it out at the O.K. Coral with brother Virgil
born on 3-19-1848 in Monmouth, Illinois
expired 1-13-1929 in Los Angeles, California   age 80
former Mississippi senator (1941; 1943-78)  James Oliver Eastland
born on 11-28-1904 in Doddsville, Mississippi
expired 2-19-1986 in Doddsville, Mississippi   age 81
   Contest Selectors
1979 JW7.7%

photography supplies maker  George Eastman   invented roll photographic film; his brand name for his cameras and film, "Kodak" was made up
born on 7-12-1854 in Waterville, New York
expired 3-14-1932   age 77   cause: suicide; gunshot to heart; spinal stenosis
character actor & dialect coach  Robert Easton   played the Klingon judge that sentenced Kirk & McCoy to "life" on Rurapenthe in Star Trek VII: The Undiscovered Country
¤born: Robert Easton Burke 
born on 11-23-1930 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
expired 12-16-2011 in Los Angeles, California   age 81
World War II pilot  Claude Robert Eatherly   pilot of spotter plane that found the hole in the clouds over Hiroshima & radioed the Enola Gay to drop its bomb; subject of book The Hiroshima Pilot; later flew plane through the mushroom cloud of Bikini Atoll bomb tests
born on 10-2-1918
expired 7-1-1978 in Houston, Texas   age 59   cause: cancer
bubble bath inventor  Charles V. "Charlie" Eaton Sr.
born on 9-8-1923 in Wildwood, New Jersey
expired 5-7-2006 in Cocoa Beach, Florida   age 82   cause: complications from a muscular disease
industrialist  Cyrus Stephen Eaton Sr.
born on 12-27-1883 in Pugwash, Ohio
expired 5-9-1979 in Northfield, Ohio   age 95
Oriental Languages scholar  Abba Eban   Israel's first U.N. Ambassador; former foreign minister
¤born: Abba Solomon Meir
adopted name: Aubrey Solomon Eban 
born on 2-2-1915 in Cape Town, South Africa
expired 11-17-2002 in Petach Tikva, Israel   age 87
lyricist  Fred Ebb   co-wrote Cabaret (1972), Funny Lady (1975) & Chicago
born on 4-8-1928 in New York, New York
expired 9-11-2004 in New York, New York   age 76   cause: heart attack
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 7.4000 solo points

retired Dartmouth professor emeritus  Richard Ghormley Eberhart   succeeded Robert Frost as U.S. Poet Laureate (1959-61); won the Pulitzer Prize in poetry (1966)
born on 4-5-1904 in Austin, Minnesota
expired 6-9-2005 in Hanover, New Hampshire   age 101
retired Campbell's Soup product developer  Kurt Eberling Sr.   came up with the idea for Spaghetti-Os
born on 6-17-1930 in Aachen, Germany
expired 3-6-2008 in Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania   age 77   cause: cancer
big band singer  Ray Eberly
born on 1-19-1919 in Hoosick Falls, New York
expired 8-25-1979 in Douglasville, Georgia   age 60   cause: heart attack
big band singer  Robert "Bob" Eberly
born on 7-24-1916 in Mechanicsville, New York
expired 11-17-1981 in Glen Burnie, Maryland   age 65
AKS: Eberle Eberlie
original Wizard of Oz tin woodsman actor  Christian Rudolph "Buddy" Ebsen Jr.   Jed Clampett on The Beverly Hillbillies (1962-71); Barnaby Jones (1973-79)
born on 4-2-1908 in Belleville, Illinois
expired 7-6-2003 in Torrance, California   age 95
   Contest Selectors
1979DO, HFS, SB23.1%
1980DR, JH, VA18.8%
2000BOD, KLS, TEX43%
   Scored 3.0012 points

AKS: Rudolf Epsen
industrial designer  John Wilhelm Ebstein   lead team that designed the Studebaker Avanti automobile (1961)
born on 5-14-1912 in Stettin, Germany
expired 2-18-2005 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida   age 92   cause: heart attack
physiologist  John Carew Eccles   shared the 1963 Nobel prize in physiology
born on 1-27-1903 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
expired 5-2-1997 in Contra, Switzerland   age 94
former Federal Reserve Board chairman (1936-48)  Marriner Stoddard Eccles
born on 9-9-1890 in Logan, Utah Territory
expired 12-18-1977 in Salt Lake City, Utah   age 87
former Turkish prime minister  Bulent Ecevit   he ordered the Turkish military to invade Cyprus (1974)
born on 5-28-1925 in Istanbul, Turkey
expired 11-4-2006 in Ankara, Turkey   age 81   cause: circulatory & respiratory failure; coma; stroke
   Contest Selectors
2003JL, RAVN11.1%
   Scored 6.9000 solo points

 José Echegaray y Eizaguirre   was the 1904 Nobel literature co-laureate (shared with Mistral)
born on 4-19-1832 in Madrid, Spain
expired 9-4-1916 in Madrid, Spain   age 84
The perp in cuffs ... book 'em, Dumbo 350 pound Tonya Harding "bodyguard"  Shawn Eric Eckardt   at Jeff Gillooly's behest arranged to have Nancy Kerrigan's knee whacked by Shane Stant — did 14 months of an 18 month sentence for racketeering (July 1994-September 1995); hoping to "put the incident behind him" changed his name to Brian Sean Griffith but it didn't help — in 2001 was sentenced to 3 years probation for misdemeanor assault
born on 6-18-1967
expired 12-12-2007 in Beaverton, Oregon   age 40   cause: «to be determined»
   Contest Selectors

AKS: Eckart Eckhart Eckhardt
landscape architect  Garrett Eckbo
born on 11-28-1910 in Cooperstown, New York
expired 5-15-2000 in Oakland, California   age 89
horticulturalist  Paul Ecke Jr.   popularized the poinsettia as a holiday plant
born on 12-14-1925 in Los Angeles, California
expired 5-13-2002 in Encinitas, California   age 76   cause: pancreatic cancer
drug store chain founder (1952)  Jack Eckerd
born on 5-16-1913 in Wilmington, Delaware
expired 5-19-2004 in Clearwater, Florida   age 91
AKS: Ekerd Eckard Ekard Eckert Ekert
ENIAC & UNIVAC co-inventor  John Presper Eckert
born on 4-9-1919 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 6-3-1995 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania   age 76
to next Baseball Commissioner: Bowie Kuhnto previous Baseball Commissioner: Ford Frick former Baseball Commissioner (November 17, 1965 to November 20, 1968)  William Dole Eckert   contract bought out
¤nickname: "Spike" 
born on 1-20-1908 in Freeport, Illinois
expired 4-16-1971 in Freeport, Bahamas   age 62   cause: heart attack
German aeronautical engineer  Hugo Eckner   commander of the Graf Zeppelin on its 1929 around-the-world flight; designed the LZ-129 & LZ-130 zeppelins
expired 8-14-1954 in Friedrichshafen, Germany   age 86
jazz vocalist  William Clarence "Billy" Eckstine
born on 7-8-1914 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 3-8-1993   age 78
to next Ripper Victim: Mary Jane Kellyto previous Ripper Victim: Elizabeth Stride 19th century London prostitute  Catherine Eddowes   fourth victim of Jack the Ripper
¤aka: Kate Kelly 
born on 4-14-1842 in Graisley Green, Wolverhampton, England
expired 9-30-1888 in London, England   age 46   cause: murdered; throat slit; body mutilated
stage and movie crooner  Nelson Eddy   teamed with Jeanette MacDonald in some 1930s films
born on 6-29-1901 in Providence, Rhode Island
expired 3-6-1967 in Miami Beach, Florida   age 65
bald character actor  Herbert Edelman
born on 11-5-1933 in New York, New York
expired 7-21-1996 in Woodland Hills, California   age 62   cause: emphysema
movie & tv producer  Louis F. Edelman   produced The Big Valley, Wyatt Earp & The Danny Thomas Show
born on 5-18-1900 in New York, New York
expired 1-6-1976 in Los Angeles, California   age 75   cause: heart ailment
cardiologist  Marek Edelman   was the last surviving 1943 Warsaw ghetto revolt resistance leader
born on 1-1-1919 in Homel, Poland (now Belarus)
expired 10-2-2009 in Warsaw, Poland   age 90
illustrator/graphic designer  Heinz Edelmann   creator of the Blue Meanies as part of his art direction for Yellow Submarine (1968)
born on 6-20-1934 in Usti ned Labem, Czechoslovakia
expired 7-21-2009 in Stuttgart, Germany   age 75   cause: kidney failure, heart disease
former prime minister (1955-57) Sir  Anthony Robert Eden   three-time British foreign secretary; in 1956 decided to invade nationalized Suez Canal
¤Earl of Avon 
born on 6-12-1897 in County Durham, England
expired 1-14-1977 in Wiltshire, England   age 79   cause: liver ailment
Detroit Free Press gossip columnist  Shirley Eder
¤Mrs. Edward Slotkin 
born on 7-11-1919 in New York, New York
expired 5-28-2005 in New York, New York   age 85   cause: complications from Alzheimer's disease
swimmer  Gertrude Caroline Ederle   first woman to swim the English channel (August 6, 1926) from Cape Griz-Nez, France to Kingsdown, England (21 miles in 14 hours 30 minutes, the record); Florence Chadwick broke the record in 1950 (13 hours 20 minutes)
born on 10-23-1906 in New York, New York
expired 11-30-2003 in Wyckoff, New Jersey   age 98
   Contest Selectors
2000KLS, RR29%
2001KLS, RR25%
2002JL, RR18.2%
2003COCO, JL, KLS, RR, TAP27.8%
   Scored 2.8563 points

AKS: Ederly Ederley Ederlie Ederlee
to next English ruler: Edward the Martyrto previous English ruler: Edwy the Fair English King (959-975)  Edgar the Peaceful   son of Edmund I; first king to be formally crowned as King of England (his predecessors had often refered to themselves as the King of all England but were not formally or always acknowledged as such)
born on --943
expired ??-??-975   age 28
strobe photo pioneer Dr.  Harold Eugene Edgerton   invented the electronic flash (1931)
born on 4-6-1903 in Fremont, Nebraska
expired 1-4-1990 in Cambridge, Massachusetts   age 86   cause: heart attack
big band & jazz trumpeter  Harry "Sweets" Edison   played with Count Basie's big band (1938-50)
¤given original nickname "Sweetie Pie" by Lester Young
it was soon shortened to "Sweets" 
born on 10-10-1915 in Columbus, Ohio
expired 7-27-1999 in Columbus, Ohio   age 83   cause: cancer
 Mina Edison   widow of Thomas
expired 8-24-1947 in New York, New York   age 82
inventor  Theodore M. Edison   son of Thomas
born on 7-10-1898
expired 11-24-1992   age 94
inventor, movie producer and director  Thomas Alva Edison   "the Father of the Motion Picture industry"; founded General Electric Corp.; light bulb and phonograph inventor
born on 2-11-1847 in Milan, Ohio
expired 10-18-1931   age 84
Keebler's cookie hustler, Ernie the Elf puppeteer & voice-over artist  Walker Edmiston   voiced Wally Walrus in Walter Lantz cartoons & Ernie the Keebler Elf (following the death of Ernie's first voice)
born on 2-6-1926 in Saint Louis, Missouri
expired 2-15-2007 in Woodland Hills, California   age 81   cause: complications from cancer
cult film director  Don Edmonds   as an actor appeared in Gidget Goes Hawiian (1961) & Son of Flubber (1963); directed the first two Ilsa flix — She Wolf of the S.S. (1975) & Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks (1976)
expired 6-??-2009 in North Hollywood, California   age 73   cause: liver cancer
to next English ruler: Edredto previous English ruler: Athelstan English King (939-946)  Edmund I the Deed-Doer   son of Edward the Elder and Ecgwynn
born on --921
expired ??-??-946 in Pucklechurch, Gloucestershire, England   age 25   cause: killed in brawl
to next English ruler: Canuteto previous English ruler: Ethelred II English King (April 24-November 30, 1016)  Edmund II Ironside   son of EthelredII
born on --993
expired 11-30-1016   age 23   cause: battle wounds
businessman  Norman Wilson Edmund   was the founder of Edmund Scientific
born on 2-27-1916 in Boston, Massachusetts
expired 1-16-2012 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida   age 95
character actor  William Edmunds   played the Gyspy Chieftan Fejus in House of Frankenstein (1944) & bar proprietor Mr. Martini in It's a Wonderful Life (1946)
born on 1-1-1886 in Italy
expired 12-7-1981 in Los Angeles, California   age 95
oscar-winning movie special effects whiz  Alexander Farciot Edouart   parted the Red Sea for The Ten Commandments
born on 11-5-1894 in California
expired 3-17-1980 in Kenwood, California   age 85
to next English ruler: Edwy the Fairto previous English ruler: Edmund I English King (946-955)  Edred   son of Edward the Elder and Ecgwynn
¤Old English spelling: Eadred 
born on --925
expired ??-??-955   age 30
to the fifth President of the IOCto the third President of the IOC fourth head of the International Olympic Committee (1946-52)  J. Sigfrid Edström
born on 11-21-1870 in Sweden
expired 3-18-1964 in Stockholm, Sweden   age 93
to next English ruler: Athelstanto previous English ruler: Alfred the Great English King (899-924)  Edward the Elder   son of Alfred the Great
born on --870
expired ??-??-924 in New Minster, Winchester, England   age 54
to next English ruler: Ethelred II the Unreadyto previous English ruler: Edgar the Peaceful English King (975-978)  Edward the Martyr   son of Edgar the Peaceful
born on --962
expired 3-18-978 in Corfe, Dorset, England   age 16   cause: murdered
to next English ruler: Harold IIto previous English ruler: Hardecanute English King (1042-1066)  Edward the Confessor   son of Ethelred II
born on --1004 in Oxford, England
expired 1-5-1066   age 62
to next English ruler: Edward IIto previous English ruler: Henry III English king (1272-1307)  Edward I   son of Henry III; incorporated Wales into his kingdom
¤aka: Edward Longshanks 
born on 6-17-1239
expired 7-7-1307 in Burgh-on-Sands, England   age 68
to next English ruler: Edward IIIto previous English ruler: Edward I English king (1307-1327)  Edward II   son of Edward I; first Prince of Wales (1301)
born on 4-25-1284 in Canarvon, Wales
expired 9-21-1327 in Berkeley Castle, England   age 43   cause: murdered
to next English ruler: Richard IIto previous English ruler: Edward II English king (1327-77)  Edward III   son of Edward II; reigned during the worse years of the Black Death (Bubonic Plague) --- 1348/9, 1362 & 1369
born on 11-13-1312 in Windsor, England
expired 6-21-1377 in Richmond Castle, England   age 64
to next English ruler: Edward Vto previous English ruler: Henry VIto next English ruler: Henry VIto previous English ruler: Henry VI English king (1461-1470 and 1471-1483)  Edward IV   first king of the House of York
born on 4-28-1442 in Rouen, France
expired 4-9-1483 in London, England   age 40
to next English ruler: Richard IIIto previous English ruler: Edward IV English king (1483)  Edward V   son of Edward IV
born on 11-2-1470 in Westminster, England
expired 7-1-1483 in London, England   age 12   cause: murdered while held prisoner in the Tower of London
to next English ruler: Lady Jane Greyto previous English ruler: Henry VIII English King (1547-53)  Edward VI   son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour
born on 10-12-1537 in Hampton Court, England
expired 7-6-1553 in London, England   age 15   cause: tuberculosis
to next English ruler: George Vto previous English ruler: Victoria I English King (1901-10)  Edward VII   son of Victoria I & Albert; father of George V
¤House of Saxe-Coburg 
born on 11-9-1841 in London, England
expired 5-6-1910 in London, England   age 68
Hall-of-Fame Washington Redskins coach  Albert Glenn "Turk" Edwards
born on 9-28-1907
expired 1-10-1973 in Kirkland, Washington   age 65
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in December 1982 with wife Julie Andrews movie producer/director  Blake Edwards   made the Pink Panther movies, S.O.B. (1982) & 10; husband of Julie Andrews; received honorary oscar at 2004 ceremonies
¤born: William Blake Crump 
born on 7-26-1922 in Tulsa, Oklahoma
expired 12-15-2010 in Santa Monica, California   age 88   cause: pneumonia; chronic fatigue syndrome; depression
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 6.2000 solo points

Tom Watson caddy  Bruce Edwards
born on 11-16-1954 in Hartford, Connecticut
expired 4-8-2004 in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida   age 49   cause: complications from ALS
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 10.1000 solo points

 Cliff Edwards   film voice of Jiminy Cricket in Pinocchio (1940) and Jim Crow in Dumbo (1941); sang oscar-winning song When You Wish Upon a Star; introduced song Singin' In The Rain in The Hollywood Revue of 1929
¤aka: "Ukulele Ike" 
born on 6-14-1895 in Hannibal, Missouri
expired 7-17-1971 in Hollywood, California   age 76
Delta bluesman  David "Honeyboy" Edwards
born on 6-28-1915 in Shaw, Mississippi
expired 8-29-2011 in Chicago, Illinois   age 96   cause: congestive heart failure
   Contest Selectors

CBS newsman  Douglas Edwards   anchored first network tv evening news program
born on 7-14-1917 in Ada, Oklahoma
expired 10-13-1990   age 73
trombonist  Edwin B. "Eddie" Edwards   co-founder of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band
born on 5-22-1891
expired 4-9-1963 in New York, New York   age 71
blues guitarist/singer  Frank Edwards
born on 3-20-1909 in Washington, Wilkes County, Georgia
expired 3-22-2002 in Greenville, South Carolina   age 93   cause: heart attack
comic book artist  Joe Edwards   worked on the first issue of Archie (1942); created the character Li'l Jinx
born on 12-6-1921 in Manhattan, New York, New York
expired 2-8-2007 in Central Islip, New York   age 85   cause: heart attack
long-suffereing spouse  Mary Elizabeth Edwards   has had to endure hubby's public lying and cheating on her
¤née: Anania
separated from John Edwards 
born on 7-3-1949 in Jacksonville, Florida
expired 12-7-2010 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina   age 61   cause: cancer; of the lungs, bones & breasts
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 6.4391 points

radio/tv game show creator/host/producer  Ralph Livingstone Edwards   created This Is Your Life, The People's Court, Name That Tune and Truth or Consequences (July 1941 on NBC tv)
born on 6-13-1913 in Merino, Colorado
expired 11-16-2005 in West Hollywood, California   age 92   cause: heart failure
   Contest Selectors
2005MOT, TBC8.7%
   Scored 4.5500 points

character actor  Sam G. Edwards   portrayed the town banker Mr. Anderson on Little House on the Prairie (1978-83)
born on 5-26-1915
expired 7-28-2004 in Durango, Colorado   age 89
jazz tenor saxophonist  Theodore Marcus "Teddy" Edwards
born on 4-26-1924 in Jackson, Mississippi
expired 4-20-2003 in Los Angeles, California   age 78   cause: prostate cancer
Great Lakes sailor  Thomas E. Edwards   Second Assistant Engineer aboard the Edmund Fitzgerald
born on 2-28-1925
expired 11-10-1975 in Eastern Lake Superior, Canada   age 50   cause: drowned when ship foundered
actor  Vince Edwards   played Dr. Ben Casey
¤born: Vincent Edward Zoino 
born on 7-7-1928 in New York, New York
expired 3-11-1996 in Los Angeles, California   age 67   cause: pancreatic cancer
to next English ruler: Edgar the Peacefulto previous English ruler: Edred English King (955-959)  Edwy the Fair   son of Edmund I
¤Old English spelling: Eadwig 
born on --943
expired ??-??-959   age 16
 Mohamed Haji Ibrahim Egal   briefly president of the Republic of Somaliland (1960); later prime minister of Somalia (7/1967-10/69); overthrown by Mohamed Siad Barre
born on 8-15-1928 in Odweina, Somalia
expired 5-3-2002 in Pretoria, South Africa   age 73   cause: internal exsanguination; lacerated colon during colonoscopy
former NYC cop  Eddie Egan   exploits were inspiration for The French Connection
¤nickname: "Popeye
born on 1-3-1924 in New York, New York
expired 11-4-1995 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida   age 71   cause: cancer
   Contest Selectors
1979 JW7.7%

to next English ruler: Ethelwulf English King (802-839)  Egbert   became King of West Saxons in 802
¤Old English spelling: Ecgberht 
born on --775
expired ??-??-839   age 64
"troubled youth"  James Dallas Egbert 3rd   campus Tolkien Society member and Dungeons & Dragons freak; disappeared from his MSU dorm 8/15/1979 leading to a campus-wide search of the steam tunnels; he later turned up in Morgan City, Louisiana
born on 10-29-1962
expired 8-16-1980 in Dayton, Ohio   age 17   cause: suicide; gunshot to head
Covergirl Julie on Punch's `Playboy' parody 1960s T&A "actress  Julie Ege   was 1962 Miss Norway (Miss Universe pageant); was the subject of a May 1967 Penthouse UK pictorial — "The Nudest Miss Norway"; appeared as one of Blofeld's henchwomen in the James Bond movie On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969); did a few more scantily clad roles, culminating in the Hammer Films cavegirl sendup When Heaving Bosoms Ruled the Earth (1972); eventually wound up working as a nurse
¤born: Julie Dzuli 
born on 11-12-1943 in Høyland vet Sandnes i Rogaland, Norge (Norway)
expired 4-29-2008 in Oslo, Norway   age 64   cause: breast cancer; lung cancer
   Contest Selectors
   Did Not Score - insufficient category citations (two to be exact)

former IRS commissioner (1981-86)  Roscoe Lynn Egger Jr.
born on 9-19-1920 in Jackson, Michigan
expired 10-14-1999 in Rochester, Minnesota   age 79   cause: complications following angioplasty
Dagmar early tv "dumb blonde"  Virginia Ruth Egnor   under the name Dagmar appeared on Broadway Open House
¤stage name: "Jenny Lewis" 
born on 11-29-1921 in Huntington, West Virginia
expired 10-9-2001 in Ceredo, West Virginia   age 79
Hemmings Motor News editor/publisher  Manfred "Terry" Ehrich III
born on 6-26-1941 in New York, New York
expired 1-10-2002 in Albany, New York   age 60   cause: heart attack; lung cancer
Dr.  Paul Ehrlich   co-recipient of the 1908 Nobel prize in medicine for his work on immunity; coined the term "chemotherapy"
born on 3-14-1854 in Strehlen, Upper Silesia, Germany
expired 8-20-1915 in Bad Homburg, Germany   age 61   cause: stroke
Nixon White House aide  John Daniel Ehrlichman   central figure in the Watergate scandal
born on 3-20-1925 in Tacoma, Washington
expired 2-14-1999 in Atlanta, Georgia   age 73   cause: complications from diabetes
Nazi death camp commandant  Adolph Karl Eichmann   kidnapped from Argentina by Israeli agents (5-11-1960); executed after "trial"
¤aka: "Ricardo Klement" 
born on 3-19-1906 in Solingen, Germany
expired 5-31-1962 in Ramle, Israel   age 56   cause: executed; hanged
engineer  Alexandre Gustav Eiffel   built Parisian tower bearing his name (1889); also built the framework for the Statue of Liberty (1885)
born on 12-15-1832 in Dijon, France
expired 12-28-1923 in Paris, France   age 91
Dr.  Christiaan Eijkman   shared the 1927 Nobel prize in medicine for the "discovery of the antineuritic vitamin"
born on 8-11-1858 in Nijkerk, Gelderland, The Netherlands
expired 11-5-1930 in Utrecht, The Netherlands   age 72   cause: "a protracted illness"
 Frederick Joseph Eikerenkoetter Jr.   ran an "it's OK to be rich" ministry
¤aka: "Rev. Ike
born on 6-1-1935 in Ridgeland, South Carolina
expired 7-28-2009 in Los Angeles, California   age 74   cause: complications from stroke
retired Zenith tv engineer (1948-97)  Carl G. Eilers   lead team that developed FM stereo broadcasting (1961), the main channel having L+R audio & employing a 19KHz "pilot" tone to indicate presence of a modulated 38KHz tone carrier of the L-R information, which when combined produces separate Left & Right audio channels — (L+R) + (L-R) = 2L and (L+R) - (L-R) = 2R; was the co-developer of multi-channel sound for NTSC television (stereo audio plus the SAP)
born on 3-21-1925 in Fairbury, Illinois
expired 6-20-2008 in River Forest, Illinois   age 83   cause: heart attack
Who Knew!? Big Al founded the rock band KISS! mathematician  Albert Einstein   came up with E=mc2 and the Theory of Relativity; 1921 Nobel Physics prize winner; his letter to Roosevelt led to the Manhattan Project and development of the Atomic Bomb
born on 3-14-1879 in Ulm, Würtemberg, Germany
expired 4-18-1955 in Princeton, New Jersey   age 76   cause: ruptured aortic aneurysm
UC-Berkely hydraulic engineering professor  Hans Albert Einstein   first son of Albert & Mileva Einstein
born on 5-14-1904 in Bern, Switzerland
expired 7-26-1973 in Woods Hole, Massachusetts   age 69   cause: heart failure
Greek dialect comedian  Harry Einstein   father of Albert Brooks and Dave Osborne
¤aka: Parkyakarkus
stage name: Harry Parke 
born on --1904 in Boston, Massachusetts
expired 11-24-1958 in Hollywood, California   age 54
mathematician  Maleva Marić Einstein   first wife of Albert (1903-19) — she used to check his math; mother of their three children: Lieserl (b.1/1902), Hans Albert & Eduard (7/28/1910-10/25/1965); she got Albert's Nobel Prize money in the divorce settlement
born on 12-19-1875 in Titel, Vojvodinae, Austria-Hungary (now Serbia)
expired 8-4-1948 in Zürich, Switzerland   age 72
Dr.  Willem Einthoven   received the 1924 Nobel prize in physiology for the discovery of the mechanism of the electrocardiogram
born on 5-21-1860 in Semarang, Java, Dutch East Indies
expired 9-29-1927 in Leiden, The Netherlands   age 67
Apollo 7 astronaut  Donn Fulton Eisele
born on 6-23-1930 in Columbus, Ohio
expired 12-2-1987 in Tokyo, Japan   age 57   cause: heart attack
former President and Allied Supreme Commander in World War II  Dwight David Eisenhower   brought about cease fire in Korean War; sent military advisors to South Vietnam in mid-1950s after French military disaster at Dien Bien Phu
born on 10-14-1890 in Abilene, Kansas
expired 3-28-1969 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 78
to next U.S. president: John F. Kennedyto previous U.S. president: Harry Truman
former first lady  Marie Geneva Doud "Mamie" Eisenhower
born on 11-14-1896 in Boone, Iowa
expired 11-1-1979 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 82   cause: heart failure; complications from stroke
   Contest Selectors
1979 DW, HA, HFS, JW, MS, RR46.2%
   Scored 2 points

Dr.  Milton Stover Eisenhower
born on 9-15-1899 in Abilene, Kansas
expired 5-2-1985   age 85
Sweet 'n' Low inventor  Benjamin Eisenstadt
born on 12-27-1906
expired 4-8-1996   age 89
photographer  Alfred Eisenstaedt
born on 12-6-1898 in Dirschau, Germany
expired 8-23-1995   age 96
   Contest Selectors
1980 GP, VA12.5%

early Russian filmmaker  Sergei Maksimilyanovich Eizenshtein   made only seven films; produced, directed, or wrote Glumov's Diary (1923), Strike (1925), The Battleship Potemkin (1925), October (1927), The General Line (1929), Alexander Nevsky (1939) and Ivan the Terrible (Part I, 1945)
born on 1-23-1898 in Riga, Russia (now Latvia)
expired 2-10-1948 in Moscow, Russia, USSR   age 50
actor  Anthony Eisley   high point of his career was playing Tracey Steele on Hawaiian Eye tv series (1959-62)
¤born: Frederick Glendinning Eisley 
born on 1-19-1925 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 1-29-2003 in Woodland Hills, California   age 78
1998 Reuben Award winner comic artist  William Erwin Eisner   created The Spirit (1940); once partnered with Jerry Iger (1937 co-founders of "Eisner & Iger" comics production company); also worked for MAD Magazine; author of the first modern "graphic novel" (a term he coined) A Contract with God !978) and the textbooks Comics and Sequential Art (1985) & Graphic Storytelling (1996); received the Reuben Award in 1998; since 1988 namesake of the comics industry's top award — "the Eisners"
born on 3-6-1917 in New York, New York
expired 1-3-2005 in Lauderdale Lakes, Florida   age 87   cause: complications following quadruple bypass surgery
   Contest Selectors
2004CSI, MJ11.1%
   Scored 6.3000 solo points

AKS: Will Wil
character actor  Bengt Ekerot   portrayed Death in Det Sjunde inseglot (The Seventh Seal; 1957)
born on 2-8-1920 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden
expired 11-26-1971 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden   age 51
Hollywood stunt man  James Sherwin "Bud" Ekins   did the "Cooler King's" motorcycle jump in The Great Escape (1963)
born on 5-11-1930 in Hollywood, California
expired 10-6-2007 in Los Angeles, California   age 77
AKS: Elkins
former Hollywood accountant  Jack Elam   character actor — played Jug May (the phony Swift Morgan) in Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971) and the Doctor in Cannonball Run (1981)
born on 11-13-1920 in Miami, Arizona
expired 10-20-2003 in Ashland, Oregon   age 82   cause: congestive heart failure
former University of Michigan music student  Louis Elbel   wrote school's fight song The Victors (1898)
born on --1878
expired ??-??-19??   age ??
character actor  Ibson Dana Elcar   played Mr. Foster in Fail Safe (1964), Col. Cathcart in Catch-22 (1973), the Chief in The Nude Bomb (1980), Lt. Shiller on Baretta, Col. Laird ("Lard") on Black Sheep Squadron & Peter Thornton on MacGyver; eventually went blind from glaucoma
born on 10-10-1927 in Ferndale, Michigan
expired 6-6-2005 in Ventura, California   age 77   cause: complications from pneumonia
former history professor  Abulfaz Elchibey   first president of Azerbaijan (1992-93) after the breakup of the Soviet Union (1991); overthrouwn in military mutiny
¤born: Albulfaz Aliyev 
born on 6-24-1938 in Keleki, Nakhichevan, Azerbaijan, USSR
expired 8-22-2000 in Ankara, Turkey   age 62   cause: lung infection; prostate cancer; diabetes
Will and Annie cartoonist  William Elder   was a childhood friend of Bess Myerson; was one of the original cartoonists as MAD Magazine (1952-56); co-creator of Little Annie Fannie (October 1962-88) after the failure of the humor magazine Trump (only two issues were published: January & March 1957)
¤born: Wolf William Eisenberg 
born on 9-22-1921 in The Bronx, New York, New York
expired 5-15-2008 in Rockleigh, New Jersey   age 86   cause: Parkinson's disease
AKS: Will Willie
former railroad executive  Arthur K. Eldred   first Eagle Scout (8/21/1912) as member of Oceanside, Long Island troup
born on --1895 in Brooklyn, New York
expired 1-4-1951 in Clementon, New Jersey   age 55
royal consort  Eleanor of Aquitane   wife of Henry II; mother of Richard the Lionhearted
born on --1122 in Aquitane, France
expired 4-1-1204 in Maine-et-Loire, France   age 81
big band leader  Les Elgart   wrote Bandstand Boogie (Dick Clark's theme song)
born on 8-3-1918 in New Haven, Connecticut
expired 7-29-1995   age 77
Another SFBMoFo Iraqi Baath Party poobah  Barzan Ibrahim el-Hasan al-Tikriti   half-brother of Saddam Hussein; his head was ripped from his body during the execution — some would characterise his hanging as "botched", while others would consider it a complete success (he's dead, ain't he?)
born on 2-17-1950 in Al-Awja, Iraq
expired 1-15-2007 in Baghdad, Iraq   age 56   cause: executed; hanged
   Contest Selectors
2007JCM, RAVN, WEP, 4GUE12.9%
   Scored 7.2125 points

AKS: al-Hasan Hassan
Big Boy restaurant chain owner  Fred Elias Sr.
born on 8-11-1913
expired 6-19-1993   age 79
biochemist  Gertrude Belle Elion   shared the 1988 Nobel prize in medicine
born on 1-23-1918 in New York, New York
expired 2-21-1999 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina   age 81
cat-loving poet  Thomas Stearns Eliot   the 1948 Nobel literature laureate
born on 9-26-1888 in Saint Louis, Missouri
expired 1-4-1965 in London, England   age 76   cause: emphysema
AKS: T. S. Eliott Elliot Elliott
sculptor & teacher  Frank Eliscu   designed the Heisman Trophy (1935)
born on 7-13-1912 in Brooklyn, New York, New York
expired 6-19-1996 in Sarasota, Florida   age 83
to next English ruler: James Ito previous English ruler: Mary I English Queen (1558-1603)  Elizabeth I   daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn; had Mary, Queen of Scotts executed; last Tudor monarch
born on 9-7-1533 in Greenwich, England
expired 3-24-1603 in Richmond, England   age 69
Texas death row inmate  Jaime Elizalde Jr.
¤number 999230 
born on 12-12-1971
expired 1-31-2006 in Huntsville, Texas   age 34   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 9.1049 points

movie matte painting artist  Peter Ellenshaw   worked on 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Mary Poppins (1964), The Black Hole (1979) & Dick Tracey (1990); father of movie artist Harrison Ellenshaw
born on 5-24-1913 in London, England
expired 2-12-2007 in Santa Barbara, California   age 93
character actor & theater director  Robert Ellenstein   played Licht in North By Northwest (1959), the Federation President in Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home (1986) & Steven Miller in the "Haven" episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987)
born on 6-18-1923 in Newark, New Jersey
expired 10-28-2010 in West Los Angeles, California   age 87
pianist and bandleader  Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington   jazz composer
born on 4-29-1899 in Washington, District of Columbia
expired 5-24-1974 in New York, New York   age 75   cause: pneumonia; lung cancer
"Mama"  Cass Elliot   vocalist in The Mamas and the Papas; did not die choking on a ham sandwich even though the New York Times obituary did attribute to her physician the statement that she probably choked on a sandwich
¤born: Ellen Naomi Cohen 
born on 2-19-1941 in Baltimore, Maryland
expired 7-29-1974 in London, England   age 33   cause: heart attack
astronomer  James Ludlow Elliot   discovered the rings of Uranus (1977) and the atmosphere of Pluto (1988)
born on 6-19-1943 in Columbus, Ohio
expired 3-3-2011 in Wellesley, Massachusetts   age 67   cause: complications from cancer treatment
AKS: Elliott Eliot Eliott
actor  William "Wild Bill" Elliot   second actor to play the role of Red Ryder in Republic serials (1945 & 46; also see Don Barry & Allan Lane)
¤born: Gordon Nance 
born on 10-16-1904 in Pattonsburg, Missouri
expired 11-26-1965 in Las Vegas, Nevada   age 61   cause: cancer
sportscaster  Win Elliot   zoology major & hockey goaltender at the University of Michigan
¤real name: Irwin Elliot Shalek 
born on 5-7-1915 in Chelsea, Massachusetts
expired 9-17-1998 in Norwalk, Connecticut   age 83
punk-rock singer  Marianne Joan Elliot-Said   did her thang with the X-Ray Spex band
¤aka: "Poly Styrene"
not to be confused with: poly-propylene, poly-vinyl chloride, poly-brominated bi-phenyl, polyurethane-polyurea copolymer or Polly wanna cracker? 
born on 7-3-1957 in Bromley, Kent, England
expired 4-26-2011 in East Sussex, England   age 53   cause: cancers (breast, spinal, lung)
actor  Denholm Mitchell Elliott   best remembered for playing Dr. Marcus Brody in the Indiana Jones movies; least remember for starring in Smell-O-Vision bomb Scent of Mystery (1960)
born on 5-31-1922 in London, England
expired 10-6-1992 in Santa Eulalia, Ibiza, Spain   age 70   cause: tuberculosis; AIDS
World War II private  George E. Elliott   as a radar operator at the Opana radar site, Kahuku Point, Ohau, Hawaii, was the first person to see the Japanese Zero attack wave approaching from the north almost 50 minutes before it arrived; his co-operator was Joseph Lockard
born on 2-7-1918
expired 12-20-2003 in Port Charlotte, Florida   age 85   cause: complications from stroke
Texas death row inmate  John William Elliot
¤aka: number 861 
born on 3-25-1960 in England
expired 2-4-2003 in Huntsville, Texas   age 42   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2003DTM, RR, TMTX16.7%
   Scored 8.9250 points

character actor  Stephen Elliott   played the Police Commissioner in Death Wish (1974), Burt Johnson in Arthur (1981), police chief Hubbard in Beverly Hills Cop (1984) & Scotty Demarest on Dallas (1980s)
¤born: Elliott Pershing Stitzel 
born on 11-27-1918 in New York, New York
expired 5-21-2005 in Woodland Hills, California   age 86   cause: congestive heart failure
baseball pitcher  Dock Phillip Ellis   purportedly pitched a no-hitter while stoned on LSD
born on 3-11-1945 in Los Angeles, California
expired 12-19-2008 in Los Angeles, California   age 63   cause: cirrhosis of the liver
trumpeter/bandleader  Don Ellis
born on 7-25-1934 in Los Angeles, California
expired 12-17-1978 in North Hollywood, California   age 44   cause: heart attack
Usenet co-creator (1979)  James Tice "Jim" Ellis   along with Tom Truscott & Dr. Steven M. Bellovin created the internet bulletin board system
born on 5-6-1956 in Nashville, Tennessee
expired 6-28-2001 in Harmony, Pennsylvania   age 45   cause: non-Hodgkins lymphoma
1984 U.S. Olympic team track coach  Larry Thomas Ellis
born on 9-29-1928 in Englewood, New Jersey
expired 11-4-1998 in Skillman, New Jersey   age 70   cause: pulmonary embolism
jazz guitarist  Mitchell Herbert Ellis   performed with Oscar Peterson Trio, Jimmy Dorsey & Ella Fitzgerald
born on 8-4-1921 in Farmersville, Texas
expired 3-28-2010 in Los Angeles, California   age 88   cause: Alzheimer's disease
actor  James Ellison   played Hopalong Cassidy's sidekick Johnny Nelson
¤born: James Ellison Smith 
born on 5-4-1910 in Guthrie Center, Iowa
expired 12-23-1993 in Montecito, California   age 83   cause: broken neck
female wrassler  Mary Lillian Ellison   started out as "Slavegirl Moolah" (1949) & wrassled into the new millenium
¤aka: "The Fabulous Moolah
born on 7-22-1923 in Tookiedoo, South Carolina
expired 11-2-2007 in Lexington, South Carolina   age 84   cause: blood clot «or» heart attack; shoulder surgery
writer  Ralph Waldo Ellison
born on 3-1-1914 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
expired 5-16-1994 in New York, New York   age 80
polar explorer  Lincoln Ellsworth
born on 5-12-1880 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 5-26-1951 in New York, New York   age 71
farmer, writer, businessman  Monty J. Ellsworth   author of The Bath School Disaster (1927) detailing the bombing of the village school earlier that year
born on 7-10-1887
expired 4-??-1974 in Saint Petersburg, Florida   age 86
jazz trumpeter  "Ziggy" Elman   member of the Benny Goodman and Tommy Dorsey bands
¤born: Harry Finkelman 
born on 5-26-1914 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 6-26-1968 in Los Angeles, California   age 54
physicist & chess-player ranking system designer  Arpad Elo
born on 8-25-1903 in Papa, Austria-Hungary
expired 11-5-1992   age 89
geophysicist Dr.  Walter M. Elsasser
born on 3-20-1904 in Mannheim, Germany
expired 10-14-1991 in Baltimore, Maryland   age 87
actress  Faye Margaret Emerson
born on 7-8-1917 in Elizabeth, Louisiana
expired 3-9-1983 in Majorca, Spain   age 65
inventor  Victor Lee Emerson   invented the automobile universal joint and bevel-gear drive
expired 5-6-1941 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   age 78
Sœur  Emmanuelle   humanitarian nun who worked in the slums of Cairo; founder of the Sandrine de Carlo Association
¤born: Madeleine Cinquin 
born on 11-16-1908 in Brussels, Flanders, Belgium
expired 10-20-2008 in Callian, France   age 99
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 5.1000 solo points

AKS: Soeur
tv writer  Robert Emmett   wrote for the U.S. production of That Was the Week That Was
¤born: Robert McMenamin 
born on 9-28-1921 in Monterey, California
expired 4-8-2000 in New York, New York   age 78   cause: following surgery for acute appendicitis
1920s/30s screen writer  Arthur Guy Empey   father of Playboy playmate Marguerite Empey
born on 12-11-1883 in Ogden, Utah
expired 2-22-1963 in Wadsworth, Kansas   age 79
Margurite at poolside, posing for the cover of 'The Western Nudist' magazine as `Diane Webber'cover of the January 1958 issue of 'Playboy' magazine with playmate Margerite Empeyto March 1956 Playmate of Monthto January 1956 Playmate of Monthto June 1955 Playmate of Monthto April 1955 Playmate of Month Playboy May 1955 & February 1956 Playmate of Month  Diane Marguerite Empey   daughter of Authur G. Empey; founder of an L.A.-area belly dancing troupe (Perfumes of Araby)
¤inspect her death certificatelegal name: Marguerite Diane Webber
aka: Diane M. Webber
ex-Mrs. Joe Webber 
born on 7-29-1932 in Los Angeles, California
expired 8-19-2008 in Los Angeles, California   age 76   cause: pulmonary embolism; right hemicolectomy; liver, lung, colon cancer; hypertension
   Contest Selectors
   Did Not Score - insufficient category citations (one to be exact)

AKS: Dianne Diana Margurite Margerite Marguereat Weber Empie Empee
former Panamanian president (1989-94)  Guillermo David Endara Galimany   replaced Noriega
born on 5-12-1936 in Panama City, Panama
expired 9-28-2009 in Panama City, Panama   age 73   cause: heart attack; renal failure; diabetes
microbiologist  John Franklin Enders   shared the 1954 Nobel prize in medicine for the discovery of the method of growing the polio virus in various types of tissues
born on 2-10-1897 in West Hartford, Connecticut
expired 9-8-1985 in Waterford, Connecticut   age 88
character actor  I. Harry Endo   played crime scene analyst/forensics specialist Che Fong for the entire run of Hawaii Five-O
born on 7-20-1922 in Colorado
expired 1-9-2009 in Brooklyn, New York, New York   age 86   cause: stroke
former Nazi SS Obersturmbannführer/Intelligence officer  Friedrich Konrad Siegfried Engel   in July of 2002 ordered to serve 7 years for the May 1944 murders of 49 prisoners in Genoa, Italy; his conviction was later overturned but no new trial was permitted
¤"The Butcher of Genoa" 
born on 1-31-1908 in Warnau Havel, Prussia, Germany
expired 2-4-2006 in Hamburg, Germany   age 98
   Contest Selectors
2004CSI, RR11.1%
2005CSI, RR8.7%
   Scored 5.2000 solo points

Disney Studios animator  Jules Engel   choregraphed the 1940 Fantasia dance sequences that featured alligators & hippos ("Dance of the Hours"), mushrooms ("Chinese Dance") and thistles ("Russian Dance"); co-founder of the UPA (United Productions of America) animation studio (1944); left UPA to co-found Format Productions (1959)
born on 3-9-1909 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary
expired 9-6-2003 in Simi Valley, California   age 94
AKS: Engle
broadway conductor  Lehman Aaron Engel
born on 9-12-1910 in Jackson, Mississippi
expired 8-28-1982   age 71
photojournalist  Morris Engel   with wife made a number of short "independent" films: Little Fugitive (1953), Lovers and Lollipops (1956) & Weddings and Babies (1958); was credited by Truffaut with inspiring the French "New Wave" of filmmaking
born on 4-8-1918 in New York, New York
expired 3-5-2005 in New York, New York   age 86   cause: cancer
comatose woman  Eluana Jolanda Giulia Englaro   following a 1992 auto accident entered persistent vegetative state; per her wishes the feeding tube was removed Friday February 6th, 2009
born on 11-25-1970 in Lecco, Lombardy, Italy
expired 2-9-2009 in Udine, Italy   age 38
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 11.2000 solo points

baseball player  Delmer Ennis
born on 6-8-1925 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 2-9-1996   age 70
game show producer (Concentration, Tic Tac Dough)  Daniel Enright   partnered with Jack Barry; one of the crooked producers in the tv Game Show scandals (21)
born on 8-30-1917
expired 5-22-1992   age 74
playwright  Nick Enright   co-wrote screenplay for Lorenzo's Oil (1992)
born on 12-22-1950 in Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
expired 3-30-2003 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia   age 52   cause: cancer
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in October 1983 with rest of the `Hill Street Blues' cast/crew actor  René Enríquez
born on 11-25-1933 in San Francisco, California
expired 3-23-1990 in Tarzana, California   age 56   cause: pancreatic cancer
archetype for the female Eurotrash terrorist  Gudrun Ensslin   real brains behind Germany's "Baader-Meinhof" gang of Marxist thugs; girlfriend of Andreas; died in prison
born on 8-??-1940
expired 10-18-1977 in Stammheim, Germany   age 37   cause: suicide
The Who bassist  John Alec Entwistle
born on 10-9-1944 in Chiswick, England
expired 6-27-2002 in Las Vegas, Nevada   age 57   cause: heart attack; cocaine use
frustrated actress  Lillian Millicent "Peg" Entwistle   took a head-first plunge from the HOLLYWOODLAND sign's "H"
born on 7-1-1908 in Port Talbot, Wales
expired 9-16-1932 in Hollywood, California   age 24   cause: suicide; broken neck
AKS: Entwhistle
comedy writer  Phoebe Wolkind Ephron   co-wrote Take Her, She's Mine; wife of Henry; mother of Nora
born on 1-26-1914 in New York, New York
expired 10-13-1971 in New York, New York   age 57
Beatles manager (1961-67)  Brian Epstein
born on 9-19-1934 in Liverpool, England
expired 8-27-1967 in London, England   age 32   cause: drowned in swimming pool
UC-San Francisco geneticist Dr.  Charles Joseph Epstein   helped unlock secrets of Down Syndrome; survived a June 1993 mail bomb attack by the Unabomber (lost 3 fingers)
born on 9-2-1933 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 2-15-2011 in Tiburon, California   age 77   cause: pancreatic cancer
former Heartbreakers bass player  Howie Epstein   booted from band in 2002
born on 7-21-1955 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
expired 2-23-2003 in Santa Fe, New Mexico   age 47   cause: heroin overdose
screenwriter  Julius J. Epstein   twin brother of Philip; co-wrote screenplayed for Casablanca (with brother Philip & Howard Koch); also co-wrote screenplay for Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
born on 8-22-1909 in New York, New York
expired 12-30-2000 in Los Angeles, California   age 91
   Contest Selectors
2001 ANG

screenwriter  Philip G. Epstein   twin brother of Julius; co-wrote screenplayed for Casablanca (with brother Philip & Howard Koch); also co-wrote screenplay for Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
born on 8-22-1909 in New York, New York
expired 2-7-1952 in Hollywood, California   age 42   cause: cancer
economist/author/convicted bank crasher  Paul Emil Erdman   wrote The Billion Dollar Sure Thing (1973) & The Crash of '79 (1976)
born on 5-19-1932 in Stratford, Ontario, Canada
expired 4-23-2007 in Healdsburg, Sonoma County, California   age 74   cause: cancer
former West German chancellor (1963-1966)  Ludwig Erhard   also West German economics minister (1949-1963)
born on 2-4-1897 in Fuerth, Germany
expired 5-5-1977 in Bonn, Germany   age 80   cause: heart failure
 Charles F. Erhart   co-founded chemical/pharmaceutical firm (1849)
expired 12-27-1891 in Brooklyn, New York, New York   age 71
old ex-major league baseball player  Ralph Leif Erickson
born on 6-25-1902 in Dubois, Idaho
expired 6-27-2002 in Chandler, Arizona   age
   Contest Selectors

AKS: Ericson
actress  AnnaLisa Ericson
born on 9-14-1913 in Kunglinga, Djurgården, Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden
expired 4-22-2011 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden   age 97
AKS: Erricson Ericsson Ericsen Ericssen
sculptor  Edvard Eriksen   created The Little Mermaid statue in Copenhagen harbor
expired 1-12-1959 in Copenhagen, Denmark   age 82
Swedish geezer  Hanna Eriksson
born on 2-26-1891
expired 6-26-2001   age 110
former Turkish prime minister (1971-72)  Nihat Erim
born on --1912 in Kandira, Kocaeli Province, Turkey
expired 7-19-1980 in Kartal, Turkey   age 68   cause: assassinated
Dr.  Joseph Erlanger   shared the 1944 Nobel prize in medicine
born on 1-5-1874 in San Francisco, California
expired 12-15-1965 in Saint Louis, Missouri   age 91
comedian and dancer  Leon Errol   played Knobby Walsh in Joe Palooka movies and Uncle Matt in Mexican Spitfire movies
born on 7-3-1881 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
expired 10-12-1951 in Hollywood, California   age 70   cause: heart attack
movie director  Chester Erskine   made The Egg and I (1947)
born on 11-29-1905 in Hudson, New York
expired 4-7-1986 in Beverly Hills, California   age 80   cause: pneumonia
author  Laurie York Erskine   wrote 12 volume series of books about (Douglas) Renfew of the Royal Mounted
born on 6-23-1894 in England
expired 11-30-1976 in New Hope, Pennsylvania   age 82
 Ahmet Munir Ertegün   co-founder of Atlantic Records (1947)
born on 7-31-1923 in Istanbul, Turkey
expired 12-14-2006 in New York, New York   age 83   cause: complications from fall; coma
AKS: Ertegun
Nazi photographer  Hans Ertl
born on 2-21-1908 in München, Germany
expired 10-23-2000 in Chiquitania, Santa Cruz, Bolivia   age 92
former North Carolina Senator  Samuel James Ervin Jr.   chairman of House Impeachment Committee during Watergate scandal
born on 9-27-1896 in Morganton, North Carolina
expired 4-23-1985 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina   age 88
   Contest Selectors
1979 DO, DW, MM, YJ30.8%
1980 BD, DO, DW, HP, MM31.3%

US Court of Appeal (4th circuit) judge  Samuel James Ervin III   son of the senator
born on 3-2-1926 in Morganton, North Carolina
expired 9-18-1999 in Morganton, North Carolina   age 73
character actor  Stuart Erwin
born on 2-14-1902 in Squaw Valley, California
expired 12-21-1967 in Beverly Hills, California   age 65
character actor  William Lindsey "Bill" Erwin   played Arthur the bellman in Somewhere in Time (1980) & Dr. Dalen Quaice on Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "Remember Me" (1990)
born on 12-2-1914 in Honey Grove, Texas
expired 12-29-2010 in Studio City, California   age 96
   Contest Selectors
2009BYE, GOHI6.7%
   Scored 5.4000 solo points

AKS: Irwin
retired math teacher  Jaime Escalante   he Stood and Delivered
born on 12-31-1930 in La Paz, Bolivia
expired 3-30-2010 in Roseville, California   age 79   cause: bladder cancer
   Contest Selectors

Dutch illustrator  Maurits Cornelius Escher   a master of tessellation
born on 6-17-1898 in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
expired 3-27-1972 in Hilversum, The Netherlands   age 73
retired Bath (MI) Public Schools employee  Raymond W. Eschtruth   survivor of the Bath School Bombing
born on 7-26-1917 in Marion, Michigan
expired 9-7-2001 in Bath, Michigan   age 84
Medellin drug cartel el-numero uno  Pablo Emilio Escobar Gaviria
born on 1-12-1949 in Medellín, Columbia
expired 12-2-1993 in Medellin, Columbia   age 44   cause: bullet wounds; shootout with police
zydeco bandleader  Andrus Espre   formed the Zydeco Hi-Rollers band in 1991
¤stage name: Beau Jocque 
born on --1954 in Duralde, Louisiana
expired 9-10-1999 in Kinder, Louisiana   age 45   cause: heart failure
sniper  Mark James Robert Essex   shot a bunch of white people (he hated them) from the New Orleans downtown Howard Johnson Motor Lodge
born on 8-12-1949 in Emporia, Kansas
expired 1-9-1973 in New Orleans, Louisiana   age 23   cause: shot by police
theater critic & former BBC radio producer (1940-77)  Martin Julius Esslin   coined phrase "theater of the absurd" in book of same name (1961)
¤born: Julius Pereszlenyi 
born on 6-6-1918 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary
expired 2-24-2002 in London, England   age 83   cause: Parkinson's disease
early bodybuilder  Roalnd J. Essmaker   was the first AAU Mr. America (declared on July 4, 1939)
born on 3-24-1916 in Richmond, Indiana
expired 10-3-2002 in San Marcos, California   age 86
Academy Award-winning screen writer (Cimarron)  Howard Estabrook
born on 7-11-1884 in Detroit, Michigan
expired 7-16-1978 in Woodland Hills, California   age 94
four-time Bolivian president  Víctor Paz Estenssoro
born on 10-2-1907 in Tarija, Bolivia
expired 6-7-2001 in Tarija, Bolivia   age 93   cause: complications from leg amputation; circulatory failure
M.C. Escher former IBM Entry Level Systems manager  Philip Donald Estridge   headed original Boca Raton (Florida) engineering team that developed the IBM PC (1981); on 12/8/2004 IBM announced that it was selling it's PC division to a Chinese company
born on 6-23-1937 in Jacksonville, Florida
expired 8-2-1985 in Dallas, Texas   age 48   cause: plane crash
to next English ruler: Ethelbertto previous English ruler: Ethelwulf English King (858-860)  Ethelbald   son of Ethelwulf
¤Old English spelling: Æthelbald 
born on --820
expired ??-??-860 in Sherborne, Sussex, England   age 40
King of Kent, England (580-618)  Ethelbert   son of Iurminric; granted lands at Canterbury to Augustine after his conversion to Christianity
¤Old English spelling: Æthelberht 
born on --555
expired ??-??-618   age 63
to next English ruler: Ethelred Ito previous English ruler: Ethelbald English King (860-865)  Ethelbert I   son of Ethelwulf; first Christian King of Anglo-Saxon England (converted by Saint Augustine)
¤Old English spelling: Æthelberht 
born on --822?
expired ??-??-865   age
to next English ruler: Alfred the Greatto previous English ruler: Ethelbert English King (865-871)  Ethelred I   son of Ethelwulf
¤Old English spelling: Æthelred 
born on --844?
expired 3-28-871 in Wimborne, Dorset, England   age 27
to next English ruler: Edmund II Ironsideto previous English ruler: Edward the Martyr English King (978-1016)  Ethelred II the Unready   son of Edgar the Peaceful; inept ruler
¤Old English spelling: Æthelred II the Unræd 
born on --968
expired 4-23-1016 in London, England   age 48
queen & Abbey foundress  Ethelreda   source of the word "tawdry," a corruption of "St. Audrey" --- the Fair of St. Audrey on the Isle of Ely featured gaudy, cheap, tastless lace (St. Audrey's Lace); daughter of Anna, King of East Anglia; married to Efrith, King of Northumbria; became nun at Coldingham (672), then founded monastery on Ely (673); her feast day is June 23rd;
¤better known as St. Audrey of Ely 
born on --642 in Exning (near Newmarket), Suffolk, England
expired 6-23-680 in Isle of Ely, England   age 38   cause: neck tumor
to next English ruler: Ethelbaldto previous English ruler: Egbert English King (839-858)  Ethelwulf   Lord of Kent; son of Egbert
¤Old English spelling: Æthelwulf 
born on --800
expired 1-13-858 in Steyning, Sussex, England   age 58
former Louisville Courier-Journal and Times general manager (1936-63)  Mark Foster Ethridge
born on 4-22-1896 in Meridian, Mississippi
expired 4-5-1981 in Moncure, North Carolina   age 84
 Richard Prentice Ettiner   co-founded Prentice-Hall publishing house
born on 9-26-1893 in New York, New York
expired 2-24-1971 in Miami, Florida   age 77
 Rudolf Christoph Eucken   won the Nobel litarature prize in 1908
born on 1-5-1846 in Aurich, East Friesland, Hanover
expired 9-14-1926 in Jena, Germany   age 80
poet & playwright  Euripides
born on 9-23-484 BC in Salamis, Greece
expired 11-30-406 BC   age 78
author & English language authority  Bergen Baldwin Evans   hosted 1950s tv shows Down you Go and The Last Word
born on 9-19-1904 in Franklin, Ohio
expired 2-4-1978 in Highland Park, Illinois   age 73
former IBM computer scientist  Bob O. Evans   lead team that developed the System 360 mainframe computers
born on 8-19-1927 in Grand Island, Nebraska
expired 9-2-2004 in Hillsborough, California   age 77   cause: heart failure
cowgirl actress  Dale Evans   widow of Roy Rogers; wrote Happy Trails (1947) & the gospel song The Bible Tells Me So (1955)
¤born: Frances Octavia Smith 
born on 10-31-1912 in Uvalde, Texas
expired 2-7-2001 in Apple Valley, California   age 88   cause: congestive heart failure
   Contest Selectors
1979 YJ7.7%
1980 HA6.3%
2000 KLS, TEX29%
2001 DTM, KLS, NFG, TEX50%
   Scored 4.0125 points

computer scientist & graphics pioneer  David C. Evans   co-founded Evans & Sutherland; started University of Utah computer science department (1965); some of his notable grad students are: Alan Kay (Xerox PARC), Jim Clark (Silicon Graphics & Netscape), John Warnock (Adobe Systems), Edwin Catmull (Pixar) and Alan Ashton (WordPerfect)
born on 2-24-1924
expired 10-3-1998 in Salt Lake City, Utah   age 74   cause: Alzheimer's disease
Lynyrd Skynyrd bassist (2001-8)  Donald Wayne "Ean" Evans
born on 9-16-1960 in Atlanta, Georgia
expired 5-6-2009 in New Hope, Lowndes County, Mississippi   age 48   cause: cancer
British stage actress Dame  Edith Mary Booth Evans
born on 2-8-1888 in London, England
expired 10-14-1976 in Cranbrook, Kent, England   age 88
actor  Gene Evans
born on 7-11-1922 in Holbrook, New York
expired 4-1-1998 in Jackson, Tennessee   age 75   cause: heart failure
Dr.  Herbert McLean Evans   discovered vitamin E (1935)
born on 9-23-1882 in Modesto, California
expired 3-6-1971 in Berkeley, California   age 88
lead singer of The Furys  Jerome A. Evans   also with the Coasters & the Drifters
born on 3-11-1938
expired 11-30-2003 in Los Angeles, California   age 65   cause: heart attack
former News Corporation executive  John B. Evans   was publisher of the Village Voice
born on 1-26-1938 in Ruthin, Wales
expired 3-28-2004 in Annandale, New Jersey   age 66   cause: congestive heart failure
actor  John Michael Evans   appeared in Broadway productions of Gigi and My Fair Lady (1956) as well as The Young and the Restless daytime soap opera (1980-95)
born on 7-27-1920 in Sittingbourne, England
expired 9-4-2007 in Woodland Hills, California   age 87
3-foot 2-inch soap opera actor  Josh Ryan Evans   played "living doll" Timmy on Passions (1999-2002); his character died in the series the same day he died; suffered from achondroplasia
born on 1-10-1982 in Hayward, California
expired 8-5-2002 in San Diego, California   age 20   cause: complications from congential heart condition
actor  Maurice Evans   Samantha's father on Bewitched
born on 6-3-1901 in Dorchester, England
expired 3-12-1989 in Rottingham, East Sussex, England   age 87
   Contest Selectors
1980 GP6.3%

tv actor/producer  Michael Jonas "Mike" Evans   first actor to play Lionel Jefferson on All in the Family & The Jeffersons; co-creator of Good Times
born on 11-3-1949 in Salisbury, North Carolina
expired 12-14-2006 in Twnetynine Palms, California   age 57   cause: throat cancer
western actress  Muriel Evans   put some "bounce" in Hopalong's Cassidy
born on 7-20-1910 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
expired 10-26-2000 in Woodland Hills, California   age 90   cause: colon cancer
oscar winning songwriter  Raymond Bernard Evans   co-wrote Que Sera Sera (from The Man Who Knew Too Much; 1956), Mona Lisa (from Captain Carey, USA; 1950), Buttons & Bows (from Son of Paleface) and Silver Bells (from The Lemon Drop Kid; 1951), as well as the Bonanza, Bugs Bunny Show and Mr. Ed themes
born on 2-4-1915 in Salamanca, New York
expired 2-15-2007 in Los Angeles, California   age 92   cause: heart attack
   Contest Selectors
2006BYE, CSI6.7%
   Scored 5.8000 solo points

"down on the farm" restauranteur  Robert "Bob" Evans   open his first diner in Gallipolis, Ohio (1948); started grinding his own sausage in 1953
born on 5-30-1918 in Sugar Ridge, Ohio
expired 6-21-2007 in Cleveland, Ohio   age 89   cause: pneumonia
   Contest Selectors
2005CSI, MOT8.7%
2006CSI, MOT6.7%
   Scored 6.1000 solo points

Apollo 17 command module pilot  Ronald Ellwin Evans
born on 11-10-1933 in Saint Francis, Kansas
expired 4-7-1990 in Scottsdale, Arizona   age 56   cause: heart attack
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in April 2000 syndicated columnist  Rowland Evans Jr.   co-hosted CNN talkfest
born on 4-28-1921 in White Marsh, Pennsylvania
expired 3-23-2001 in Georgetown, Maryland   age 79   cause: complications from esophageal cancer
jazz pianist  William John "Bill" Evans
born on 8-16-1929 in Plainfield, New Jersey
expired 9-15-1980 in New York, New York   age 51   cause: bronchial pneumonia; bleeding ulcer; cirrhosis of the liver; perforated liver; hepatitis; cocain use; heroin use
former Iowa football coach (1952-60)  Forest Evashevski Sr.   was quarterback & captain of the 1940 UofM football team
born on 2-19-1918 in Detroit, Michigan
expired 10-30-2009 in Petoskey, Michigan   age 91   cause: liver cancer
R&B singer  Betty Jean Everett   had 1964 hit with The Shoop, Shoop Song (It's in His Kiss)
born on 11-23-1939 in Greenwood, Mississippi
expired 8-18-2001 in Beloit, Wisconsin   age 61   cause: "natural causes"
physicist  Hugh Everett III   proposed the many-worlds interpretation of quantum physics; father of musician Mark Oliver Everett
born on 11-11-1930 in Washington, District of Coumbia
expired 7-19-1982 in McLean, Virginia   age 51   cause: heart failure
character actor  Rex Everhart   played Benjamin Franklin in Broadway production of 1776; was the voice of Maurice in Beauty and the Beast
born on 6-13-1920 in Wateska, Illinois
expired 3-13-2000 in Branford, Connecticut   age 79   cause: lung cancer
the UC-97
The sub, built in 1918 in Hamburg, Germany, was rediscovered in 1992 by A&T Recovery in 250 feet of water. Aboard the Willmette (formerly S.S. Eastland) were gunner's mates J.O. Sabin (fired 1st U.S. shell in WWI) & A.F. Anderson (fired 1st U.S. torpedo in WWI). Of 13 shells fired 10 hit the target.
retired Naval Reserve Rear Admiral  Edward A. Evers   as commander of the U.S.S. Wilmette sank, by naval gunfire, the World War I German mine-laying unterseeboot UC-97 20 miles offshore from Highland Park, Illinois on June 7, 1921 (42° 10' N, 87° 20' W)
expired 4-4-1954 in Wadsworth, California   age 76   cause: cancer
Chicago Cubs baseball player  John Joseph "Johnny" Evers   member of famous double-play combination of Tinker-to-Evers-to-Chance
born on 7-21-1881 in Troy, New York
expired 3-28-1947 in Albany, New York   age 65   cause: cerebral hemorrhage
civil rights leader  Medgar Wiley Evers   shot to death in his driveway by Byron De La Beckwith less than a month after initiating local lunch counter sit-ins
born on 7-19-1925 in Decatur, Mississippi
expired 6-12-1963 in Jackson, Mississippi   age 37
film historian  William K. Everson
born on 4-8-1929 in Yeovil, Somerset, England
expired 4-14-1996 in New York, New York   age 67   cause: prostate cancer
former Outboard Marine Corp. president (1909-34)  Ole Evinrude   built first outboard motor for boats
¤born: Ole Evenrud 
born on 4-19-1877 in Christiana, Norway
expired 7-12-1934 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin   age 67
Outboard Marine Co. president  Ralph Evinrude   son of the company founder
born on 9-27-1907 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
expired 5-21-1986 in Stuart, Florida   age 78   cause: chronic pulmonary disease
corn-pone food purveyor  Danny Wood Evins   founder of the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store restaurant chain (1969)
born on 10-11-1935 in Smithville, Tennessee
expired 1-14-2012 in Lebanon, Tennessee   age 76   cause: cancer
former East German Minister of Sport (1961-88) & Olympic Committee president  Manfred Ewald   joined the Hitler Youth (1938), the Nazi Party in mid-war; convicted (2000) of being an accessory to intentional bodily harm of athletes for his involvement in the "doping" of competitors
born on --1926
expired 10-21-2002 in Damsdorf, Germany   age 76   cause: complications from lung infection
former New York Jets coach  Wilbur Charles "Weeb" Ewbank
born on 5-6-1907
expired 11-17-1998 in Oxford, Ohio   age 91
actor  Tom Ewell   got The Seven Year Itch from Marilyn Monroe
¤real name: Yewell Tompkins 
born on 4-29-1909 in Owensboro, Kentucky
expired 9-12-1994   age 85
Texas supergeezer  Arbella "Bell" Ewing   had been the third oldest person in the world
¤née: Perkins 
born on 3-13-1894 in Freestone County, Texas
expired 3-22-2008 in Dallas, Texas   age 114
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 3.6000 solo points

Earth scientist Dr.  William Maurice Ewing   pioneered mapping the ocean basins
born on 5-12-1906 in Lockney, Texas
expired 5-4-1974 in Galveston, Texas   age 67   cause: stroke
Catholic monk  Dionysius Exiguus   cause of the Y0K Problem; came up with the idea of the Christian Era (Anno Domini, or A.D.) in 525; two problems: he started too late (Christ was probably born between 6 and 3 BC) and he didn't start numbering with Year Zero (he started with Year One); Bede later came up with the B.C. dating system
born on --495
expired ??-??-545   age 50
1960s mob bimbo  Judith Campbell Exner   claims to have been boffing JFK & Sam Giancana at the same time; once married to actor William Campbell (1952-58), then pro golfer Dan Exner
¤born: Judith Katherine Immoor 
born on 1-11-1934 in New York, New York
expired 9-24-1999 in Duarte, California   age 65   cause: breast cancer
former Nebraska governor and senator  John James Exon
born on 8-9-1921 in Geddes, South Dakota
expired 6-10-2005 in Lincoln, Nebraska   age 83
   Contest Selectors
2005CSI, MOT8.7%
   Scored 5.4500 points

long-time Togo president (1967-2005)  Gnassingbé Eyadéma   led two coups (1964, 1967) that eventually put him in power to stay
¤born: Étienne Eyadéma 
born on 12-26-1935 in Piya, Togoland
expired 2-5-2005 in Piya, Togo   age 69   cause: heart attack
AKS: Gnassingbe Eyadema Etienne
playwright  Tom Eyen
born on 8-14-1941 in Cambridge, Ohio
expired 5-26-1991 in Palm Beach, Florida   age 49

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