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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

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