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Hawaiian crooner  Don Ho   he's forever blowing "tiny bubbles"
¤full name: Donald Tai Loy Ho 
born on 8-13-1930 in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaiian Territory
expired 4-14-2007 in Honolulu, Hawaii   age 76   cause: heart attack
   Contest Selectors
2005SPAM4.3%
2006DFFC, KLS, RAVN, RIE, SPIT, 4GUE20.0%
2007ABRA, AUDC, KLS, RIE, RPRM, SPIT, 4GUE22.6%
   Scored 4.9391 points

McKinley 1st term vice president (1897-99)  Garret Augustus Hobart
born on 6-3-1844 in Long Branch, New Jersey
expired 11-21-1899 in Paterson, New Jersey   age 55
blacklisted movie actress  Rose Hobart
¤born: Rose Kefer 
born on 5-1-1906 in New York, New York
expired 8-29-2000 in Woodland Hills, California   age 94
philosopher & author  Thomas Hobbes   wrote Leviathan (1651)
born on 4-5-1588 in Westport, England
expired 12-4-1679 in Hardwick Hall, England   age 91
persistent elector  Effie Louisa Hobby   had voted in every election since 1920
¤née: Hitt 
born on 2-19-1897 in Wurtsboro, New York
expired 9-9-2006 in Shelton, Connecticut   age 109
   Contest Selectors
2006CSI, RR6.7%
   Scored 2.8500 points

Eisenhower HEW secretary  Oveta Culp Hobby   first HEW secretary
born on 1-19-1905 in Killeen, Texas
expired 8-16-1995 in Houston, Texas   age 90
actress  Valerie Babette Louise Hobson   played Elizabeth, the bride of Dr. Frankenstein, in The Bride of Frankenstein; played Estella in David Lean's Great Expectations; married to John Profumo
born on 4-14-1917 in Larne, Northern Ireland
expired 11-13-1998 in London, England   age 81   cause: heart attack
North Vietnamese president  Ho Chi Minh
¤real name: Nguyen Tat Thanh 
born on 5-19-1890 in Kim Lien, Nghe-An Province, Annam (French Indochina)
expired 9-2-1969 in Hanoi, North Vietnam   age 79
Dr.  George Hill Hodel   believed by son Steve to be the Black Dahlia Avenger (killer of Elizabeth Short)
born on 10-10-1907 in California
expired 5-16-1999 in San Francisco, California   age 91
jazz pianist  Art Hodes
born on 11-14-1904 in Nikoliev, Russia
expired 3-4-1993 in Park Forrest, Illinois   age 88
DuMont network Captain Video (1951-56)  Albert Hodge   replaced Richard Coogan in the role; also was the original radio Green Hornet (1939-41)
born on 4-17-1912 in Ravenna, Ohio
expired 3-19-1979 in New York, New York   age 66   cause: heart failure; chronic bronchitis; severe emphysema; alcoholism
Brooklyn Dodgers baseball star  Gilbert Raymond Hodges Sr.   went on to manage the New York Mets
born on 4-4-1924 in Princeton, Indiana
expired 4-2-1972 in West Palm Beach, Florida   age 47   cause: heart attack
alto saxophonist  John Cornelius "Johnny" Hodges   played with the Duke Ellington band
born on 7-25-1906 in Cambridge, Massachusetts
expired 5-11-1970 in New York, New York   age 63
New York/San Francisco Giants radio broadcaster (1948-70)  Russell Patrick Hodges   famous for exclaiming "... The Giants Win The Pennant! The Giants Win The Pennant! The Giants Win The Pennant! The Giants Win The Pennant!..." after Bobby Thompson's pennant-winning home run
born on 6-18-1910
expired 4-19-1971 in Mill Valley, California   age 60   cause: heart attack
businessman  Wetmore Hodges   associate of Clarence Birdseye; organizer of General Foods Co.
expired 4-2-1957 in Palo Alto, California   age 69
ex-MLB player  Elmer Ralph Hodgin   was an outfielder & 3rd baseman for the Boston Bees & Chicago White Sox (1939-48)
born on 2-10-1915 in Greensboro, North Carolina
expired 10-4-2011 in Burlington, North Carolina   age 96
physiologist  Alan Lloyd Hodgkin   shared the 1963 Nobel prize in physiology
born on 2-5-1914 in Banbury, Oxfordshire, England
expired 12-20-1998 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England   age 84
Dr.  Dorothy Crawford Hodgkin   1964 Nobel laureate in chemistry
born on 5-12-1910 in Cairo, Egypt
expired 7-29-1994   age 84
marketing executive  Peter Calvert Leary Hodgson   had the bright idea to market some Dow Corning-invented goo as Silly Putty
born on 8-15-1912 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
expired 8-6-1976 in Madison, Connecticut   age 63   cause: heart attack
 Raymond W. Hoecker   inventor of the Universal Product Code (bar code)
born on 8-15-1913
expired 10-29-1995   age 82
University of Indiana football coach  Terry Hoeppner
born on 8-19-1947 in Fort Wayne, Indiana
expired 6-19-2007 in Bloomington, Indiana   age 59   cause: brain cancer tumor
   Contest Selectors
2007QKU3.2%
   Scored 9.1000 solo points

The Lockhorns cartoonist  William "Bill" Hoest
born on 2-7-1926 in Newark, New Jersey
expired 11-7-1988 in New York, New York   age 62
New York Highlanders pitcher (1911-13 & 1915)  Chester Cornelius "Chet" Hoff   struck out Ty Cobb
born on 5-8-1891 in Ossining, New York
expired 9-17-1998 in Daytona Beach, Florida   age 107
author, illustrator, cartoonist  Syd Hoff   author of Danny and the Dinosaur (1958)
born on 9-4-1912 in New York, New York
expired 5-12-2004 in Miami Beach, Florida   age 91
posthumous interview appeared in December 1975 `Playboy Magazine'interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in November 1963 former Teamster president (1957-71)  James Riddle Hoffa Sr.   ate his "last supper" at the Machus Red Fox restaurant
born on 2-14-1913 in Brazil, Indiana
expired 7-30-1975 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan   age 62   cause: mob hit
AKS: Jimmy
Robert Grossman's illustration accompanying the `Playboy' article' hipster poet  Mason Hoffenberg   co-wrote Candy (1958); profiled in November 1973 Playboy article
born on 12-??-1922 in New York, New York
expired 6-1-1986 in New York, New York   age 63   cause: lung cancer
philosopher  Eric Hoffer   spent a lifetime pondering the question "How many philosophers does it take to screw in a lightbulb?"
born on 7-25-1902 in New York, New York
expired 5-21-1983 in San Francisco, California   age 80
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in May 1976 Yippie co-founder  Abbott H. "Abbie" Hoffman   one of the Chicago Seven
¤aka: Spiro Igloo 
born on 11-30-1936 in Worcester, Massachusetts
expired 4-13-1989 in New Hope, Pennsylvania   age 52   cause: suicide
UCLA professor  Edward Joseph Hoffman   in 1974 co-invented of the PET Scanner (Positron Emission Tomography)
born on 1-1-1942 in Saint Louis, Missouri
expired 7-1-2004 in Los Angeles, California   age 62   cause: liver cancer
irate, no-nonsense Judge  Julius Jennings Hoffman   conducted the 1969-70 trial of the Chicago Seven
born on 7-7-1895 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 7-1-1983 in Chicago, Illinois   age 87
Mabel's muse - the humble crockpot home economist  Mable Hoffman   wrote the best-selling book "Crockery Cookery" (1975) about slowcookers
¤née: Simpson 
born on 7-26-1921 in Buckingham County, Virginia
expired 2-9-2010 in Del Mar, California   age 88   cause: pneumonia; seizures; Alzheimer's disease
1950s Hawaiian north shore surfing pioneer  Philip Rube Hoffman
born on 1-24-1930 in Glendale, California
expired 11-10-2010 in Mission Viejo, California   age 80   cause: pulmonary fibrosis
Coca-Cola bottler  Robert K. Hoffman   back in his college days was a co-founder & first managing editor of the now-defunct National Lampoon magazine (1969)
born on 7-18-1947 in Dallas, Texas
expired 8-20-2006 in Dallas, Texas   age 59   cause: leukemia
physicist  Frederic de Hoffmann
expired 10-4-1989   age 65
official Nazi Party photographer & war criminal  Heinrich Hoffmann   now the Ansel Adams of Hell; in the early 1930s he introduced his photographic assistant to Hitler who liked her enough to make her his mistress; later he made an "honest" woman of her, marrying her in Berlin in the Springtime; they spent their honeymoon committing suicide & being immolated together in a bomb crater — Uncle Fester was so envious!
born on 9-12-1885 in Fuerth, Germany
expired 12-16-1957 in München, Germany   age 72
cartoonist and musical satirist  Gerald Hoffnung
expired 9-28-1959 in London, England   age 34
Judge  Roy Mark Hofheinz Sr.   Astrodome promoter
born on 4-10-1912 in Beaumont, Texas
expired 11-21-1982 in Houston, Texas   age 70
Dr.  Albert Hofmann   first to synthesize LSD-25 (Lysergic Acid Di-ethylamide-25) (1938) & psilocybin (the active ingredient in Psilocybe Mexicana aka: "magic mushrooms"); took the first dose of LSD, got on his bike to go home & freaked-out ... taking the first "acid trip" (April 19, 1943 - now known as Bicycle Day); also served on the Nobel Prize committee
born on 1-11-1906 in Baden, Switzerland
expired 4-29-2008 in Burg, Switzerland   age 102   cause: heart attack
   Contest Selectors
2003COCO, JL11.1%
2005CSI, RR, SLIM, TMD17.4%
2006CSI, DTM, OIE, RR, SPIT16.7%
2007DTM, LMLD, RR, SPIT12.9%
2008ANG, DTM, MORB, OIE, RPRM, RR, SPIT21.9%
   Scored 2.3391 points

AKS: Hoffmann Hoffman Hofman Don't Hassle the Hof, mann!
chemist  Fritz Hofmann   1909 developer of synthetic rubber; Nazis forced him to refuse the Nobel prize
expired 10-31-1956   age 89
photojournalist  Renate Schmitz Hofmann   widow of Johann George Albert Hofmann
born on --1930
expired 8-31-1992   age 62
historian and author  Richard Hofstadter   won 1955 & 1964 Pulitzer prizes
born on 8-6-1916 in Buffalo, New York
expired 10-24-1970 in New York, New York   age 54
1961 Nobel physics co-laureate  Robert Hofstadter   father of Douglas Hofstadter
born on 2-5-1915 in New York, New York
expired 11-17-1990 in Palo Alto, California   age 75   cause: heart failure
 Donald Eugene Hogan   his marriage to Virgie Mae Tabers produced the greatest gold-digger of the late 20th century
born on 7-12-1947
expired 9-19-2009 in Oakhurst, Texas   age 62   cause: lung cancer
golfer  William Benjamin Hogan
born on 8-13-1912 in Dublin, Texas
expired 7-25-1997 in Fort Worth, Texas   age 84
   Contest Selectors
1979 HA7.7%

cartoonist  Burne Hogarth   drew Tarzan comic strip (1937-50)
born on 11-25-1911 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 1-28-1996 in Paris, France   age 84
artist & engraver  William Hogarth   typeface designer
born on 11-10-1697 in London, England
expired 10-26-1764 in London, England   age 66
early helicopter designer  Kurt Heinrich Hohenemser   helped design the German army's first combat helicopter, the F1 282 Kolibri (1944)
born on 1-3-1906 in Berlin, Germany
expired 4-7-2001 in Saint Louis, Missouri   age 95
breakfast cereal inventor  John L. Holahan Jr.   a vice president of General Mills where he invented Lucky Charms (1963)
born on 9-20-1916 in Annandale, Minnesota
expired 8-23-2000 in Richfield, Minnesota   age 83   cause: car crash
original ENIAC programmer  Francis Elizabeth "Betty" Holberton   on committee that developed COBOL (1960)
¤née:: Snyder 
born on 3-7-1917 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 12-8-2001 in Rockville, Maryland   age 84   cause: heart disease; stroke
geezer  Benjamin Harrison Holcomb
born on 7-3-1889 in Robinson, Kansas
expired 12-2-2000 in Carnegie, Oklahoma   age 111
actress  Fay Holden   played Andy Hardy's mom in the movies
¤real name: Dorothy Hammerton Clyde 
born on 9-26-1895 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England
expired 6-23-1973 in Woodland Hills, California   age 79   cause: cancer
actress  Gloria Holden
born on 9-5-1908 in London, England
expired 3-22-1991 in Redlands, California   age 72   cause: heart attack
actor  William Holden    won Best Actor oscar for his performance in Stalag 17 (1953); played writer/gigolo Joe Gillis in Sunset Boulevard (1950)
¤real name: William Franklin Beedle Jr. 
born on 4-17-1918 in O'Fallon, Illinois
expired 11-12-1981 in Santa Monica, California   age 63   cause: head injuries sustained in fail
Mouseketeer Cheryl original Mickey Mouse Club Mouseketeer  Cheryl Holdridge   appeared on series as Cheryl in its last three seasons (1956-59); played Wally Cleaver's girlfriend Julie Foster on the Leave It To Beaver sitcom; both husbands died: Lance Reventlow (1972; plane crash) & Manning J. Post (1995)
¤born: Cheryl Lynn Phelps 
born on 6-20-1944 in New Orleans, Louisiana
expired 1-5-2009 in Santa Monica, California   age 64   cause: lung cancer
 Soledad Seánez Holguín   true widow of Pancho Villa
expired 7-6-1996 in Chihuahua, Mexico   age 100   cause: respiratory failure
blue singer  Billie Holiday   a narcotics addict at the end of her life
¤real name: Eleanora Fagan McKay 
born on 4-7-1915 in Baltimore, Maryland
expired 7-17-1959 in New York, New York   age 44
Great Lakes sailor  George John Holl   Chief Engineer of the Edmund Fitzgerald
expired 11-10-1975 in Eastern Lake Superior, Canada   age 60   cause: drowned when ship foundered
kid actor  Ezekiel Eugene Holland   played Huck Finn in the bioipic Adventures of Mark Twain (1944) & Joe Favers, Ginny Favers brother in Song of the South (1946)
born on 9-9-1931
expired 5-20-1963   age 31
Glendora, Mississippi farmer  George Holland   one of the jurors in the "trial" of J.W. Milam & Roy Bryant for the murder of Emmett Till
born on 5-4-1913
expired 6-??-1982 in Drew, Mississippi   age 69
jazz trumpeter & singer  Herbert Lee "Peanuts" Holland
born on 2-9-1910 in Norfolk, Virginia
expired 2-7-1979 in Stockholm, Sweden   age 68
1950 Polk Memorial award recipient  Don Hollenbeck   was lead newscaster in New York on CBS' flagship tv station; following Ed Murrow's exposes on Joe McCarthy caught hell (and a whole lot of slime) from McCarthy's evil minions, leading to health problems & eventually suicide
born on 3-30-1905 in Lincoln, Nebraska
expired 6-22-1954 in New York, New York   age 49   cause: suicide; methane asphyxiation (turned on all burners, unlit, of a gas stove); stomach ulcers
Census Bureau employee and tabulating machine inventor  Herman Hollerith   creator of the ubiquitous computer "punch card"; founded the Hollerith Tabulating Machine Co., which later merged with two other businesses and became IBM
born on 2-29-1860 in Buffalo, New York
expired 11-17-1929 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 89   cause: neither folded, spindled or mutilated
biochemist  Robert William Holley   shared the 1968 Nobel prize in medicine
born on 1-28-1922 in Urbana, Illinois
expired 2-11-1993 in Los Gatos, California   age 71
actress  Judy Holliday   noted for playing "dumb blondes" in plays & movies like Born Yesterday
¤born: Judith Tuvim 
born on 6-21-1922 in New York, New York
expired 6-7-1965 in New York, New York   age 42
CNN correspondent  John Holliman
born on 10-23-1948
expired 9-12-1998 in Snellville, Georgia   age 49   cause: car accident
   Contest Selectors
1979 SB7.7%

murder victim  Natalie Ann Holloway   while on vacation disappeared & presumed murdered; the prime suspect, Joran Van der Sloot, later plead guilty to mmurdering a woman in Peru; likely accomplises (Surinamese brothers Deepak & Satish Kalpoe) were the last to see her alive; a probate judge formally declared her dead on January 12, 2012
born on 10-21-1986 in Clinton, Mississippi
expired 5-30-2005 in Orangestad, Aruba   age 18   cause: murdered; body never found
character actor  Stanley Holloway
born on 10-1-1890 in London, England
expired 1-30-1982 in Littlehampton, Sussex, England   age 91
   Contest Selectors
1980 GP6.3%

actor/cartoon voice  Sterling Price Holloway   voiced Winnie the Pooh in cartoons
born on 1-4-1905 in Cedartown, Georgia
expired 11-22-1992 in Los Angeles, California   age 87
   Contest Selectors
1979 7.7%

early rock and roll bandleader  Charles Hardin "Buddy" Holly   led The Crickets; had hit with Peggy Sue (1957); died in crash of Beechcraft Bonanza (registration N3794P, aka "Miss American Pie") with The Big Bopper and Richie Valens
born on 9-7-1936 in Lubbock, Texas
expired 2-3-1959 in Clear Lake, Iowa   age 22   cause: plane crash
college basketball coach  Nat Holman   coach of only team to ever win the NIT and NCAA tournaments in the same year
born on 10-18-1896
expired 2-12-1995   age 98
Burglar Alarm inventor (1858)  Edwin Thomas Holmes   president of the Holmes Electric Protective Company
expired 2-11-1920 in New York, New York   age 70   cause: pneumonia
orthopedic surgeon Dr.  Hamilton E. Holmes Sr.   plaintiff in Holmes v. Danner seeking admission to the University of Georgia; the judge ordered his admission in January 1961, making him the first black male admitted to that institution
born on 7-8-1941
expired 10-26-1995 in Atlanta, Georgia   age 54   cause: complications following heart bypass surgery
porn star  John Curtis Holmes   the Boogie Nights (1997) character Dirk Diggler was loosely based upon his exploits; subject of March 1998 Playboy article; had an unresolved involved in the Wonderland Murders (1981)
¤born: John Curtis Estes
aka: "Johnny Wadd
born on 8-8-1944 in Ashville, Ohio
expired 3-13-1988 in Sepulveda, California   age 43   cause: cardiac arrest; encephalitis; colon cancer; AIDS
   Contest Selectors
1979 JH, SB15.4%

pacifist  John Haynes Holmes   a co-founder of the NAACP & ACLU
born on 11-9-1879 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 4-3-1964 in New York, New York   age 84
underground comic artist  Rand Holmes   drew Harold Hedd
born on 2-22-1942 in Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada
expired 3-15-2002 in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada   age 60   cause: complications from Hodgkin's lymphoma
composer  Gustav Theodore Holst   wrote musical suite The Planets
born on 9-21-1874 in Cheltenham, England
expired 5-25-1934   age 59
 Benjamin Holt   invented crawler track (1904); his company later merged with Best Tractor and became Caterpillar Corp
born on --1849
expired 12-5-1920 in Stockton, California   age 71
western movie actor  Charles John "Tim" Holt III   played George Amberson in The Magnificent Ambersons (1942) & prospector Bob Curtin in The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
born on 2-5-1918 in Beverly Hills, California
expired 2-15-1973 in Shawnee, Oklahoma   age 55   cause: cancer
jazz musician & songwriter  David Holt   as a child actor played Sidney Sawyer in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) & Pete Merrick (Liz Taylor's brother) in Courage of Lassie (1946), as well as being the body double (in a chimp suit) for Cheeta in Tarzan the Fearless (1933); co-wrote The Christmas Blues (featured in L.A. Confidential)
¤touted as "the male Shirley Temple
born on 8-14-1927 in Jacksonville, Florida
expired 11-15-2003 in San Juan Capistrano, California   age 76   cause: congestive heart failure
Australian prime minister (1/1966-12/1967)  Harold Holt
expired 12-17-1967 in Cheviot Beach, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia   age 59   cause: drowned
Holtom formed the peace symbol from the semaphore signals for `N' & `D' artist & professional designer  Gerald Holtom   designed the peace symbol, first used Easter weekend 1958 in the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament's Aldermaston March
expired ??-??-19??   age ??
baseball Hall-of-Fame sportswriter  Jerome Holtzman   worked for a bunch of Chicago newspapers: the Times, it's successor the Sun-Times & the Chicago Tribune; came up with the "save" statistic (1959; adopted by major league baseball in 1969)
born on 7-12-1926 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 7-19-2008 in Evanston, Illinois   age 82   cause: stroke
pop performer  Johann Hölzel   had hit with Rock Me Amadeus (1986)
¤aka: "Falco
born on 2-19-1957 in Vienna, Austria
expired 2-6-1998 in Puerta Plata, Dominican Republic   age 40   cause: head injuries suffered in traffic accident
AKS: Holzel
former New York Nicks coach  William "Red" Holzman
born on 8-10-1920 in New York, New York
expired 11-13-1998 in Long Island, New York   age 78   cause: complications from leukemia
last Queen of Afghanistan  Homairah Begum Shah   wife of Mohammad Zahir Shah
expired 6-26-2002 in Rome, Italy   age 84   cause: heart attack
former British Prime Minister Sir  Alec Douglas Home
born on 7-2-1903 in London, England
expired 10-9-1995 in Coldstream, Berwickshire, England   age 92
   Contest Selectors
2002 JL

popular music composer  Benjamin Homer   worked as an arranger for Les Brown's Band of Renown; co-wrote Sentimental Journey (with Brown & Green)
expired 2-17-1975 in Los Angeles, California   age 57   cause: heart attack
Japanese war criminal Lt. General  Masaharu Homma   ordered the Bataan Death March
born on --1888
expired 4-3-1946 in Los Banos, Philippines   age 58   cause: executed; firing squad
Canadian kiddie show host  Robert "Bob" Homme   played the Friendly Giant on CBC tv (1958-85)
born on --1919 in Stoughton, Wisconsin
expired 5-2-2000 in Grafton, Ontario, Canada   age 81   cause: prostate cancer
character actor  Oscar Homolka
born on 8-12-1903 in Vienna, Lower Austria, Austria-Hungary
expired 1-27-1978 in Sussex, England   age 74
Godzilla director  Ishirô Honda   also directed The Mysterians (1959)
born on 5-7-1911 in Yamagata, Japan
expired 2-27-1993 in Tokyo, Japan   age 81   cause: respiratory failure
AKS: Ishiro
auto company founder  Soichiro Honda
born on 11-17-1906 in Iwata Gun, Japan
expired 8-5-1991   age 84
 Eric Honecker   former chairman of the East German Communist Party
born on 8-25-1912 in Wiebelskirchen, Germany
expired 5-29-1994 in Santiago, Chile   age 81   cause: liver cancer
French avant-garde composer  Arthur Honegger
born on 3-10-1892 in Le Havre, France
expired 11-27-1955 in Paris, France   age 63
photographer  Kenneth Frederick Honey   shot a number of Playboy Playmates; photographed Pamela Gordon, Willy Rey, Dorothy Stretten & Pam Anderson
born on 3-2-1924 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, California
expired 2-24-2011 in North Vancourver, British Columbia, Canada   age 86   cause: complications from stroke
 Wang Hongwen   a member of China's "Gang of Four" cultural terrorists
born on --1933
expired 8-3-1992 in Beijing, China   age 59   cause: liver cancer
chemist Dr.  Richard Edward Honig   identified the vapor pressures of numerous chemical elements
born on 6-4-1917 in Göttingen, Germany
expired 7-31-2001 in Haverford, Pennsylvania   age 84   cause: cancer
Our Gang child actress  Darla Jean Hood
born on 11-8-1931 in Leedey, Oklahoma
expired 6-13-1979 in Canoga Park, California   age 47
blues guitarist  John Lee Hooker
¤aka: "Dr. Feelgood" 
born on 8-17-1917 in Clarksdale, Mississippi
expired 6-21-2001 in Los Altos, California   age 83
   Contest Selectors
2001 ANG12½%
   Scored 6.7000 solo points
2002 MORB

inept Union Army general  Joseph Hooker   completely misinterpreted the old adage "an army travels on its stomach"; his command had almost as many women under men as it had men under arms; his name became synonymous with camp-followers (prostitutes)
born on 11-12-1814 in Hadley, Massachusetts
expired 10-31-1879   age 64
real life cop  Thomas Warren Hooker   model for character T.J. Hooker on tv
born on 9-16-1934
expired 4-19-1993 in Littlerock, California   age 58   cause: arson fire
lawyer  Benjamin Lawson Hooks   was a former FCC commissioner; was the NAACP executive director (1977-92)
born on 1-31-1925 in Memphis, Tennessee
expired 4-15-2010 in Memphis, Tennessee   age 85   cause: "a long illness"
Sky King actor  Kirby Grant Hoon
born on 11-24-1911 in Butte, Montana
expired 10-30-1985 in Florida   age 73   cause: car crash
Florida farmer  Fred William Hooper   also owned racehorses --- "Hoop Jr." won 1945 Kentucky Derby
born on 10-6-1897 in Georgia
expired 8-4-2000 in Ocala, Florida   age 102
to March 1964 Playmate of Monthto January 1964 Playmate of Month Playboy February 1964 Playmate of Month  Nancy Jo Hooper
¤real name: Nancy Ann Harrison Fisk 
born on 7-17-1943 in Spartanburg, South Carolina
expired 11-15-2012 in Charleston, South Carolina   age 69
Michigan state senator  Warren Green Hooper
born on 5-2-1904 in Los Angeles, California
expired 1-11-1945 in Springport, Michigan (near)   age 40   cause: shot to death, left in his burning car
Porkins makes his run on the Death Star character actor  William Michael Hootkins   played fighter pilot Jek Porkins (Red Six) in Star Wars IV (1977)
born on 7-5-1948 in Dallas, Texas
expired 10-23-2005 in Pacific Palisades, California   age 57   cause: pancreatic cancer
camerman  Frank S. Hoover   brought first motion picture studio to Hollywood
expired 12-11-1946 in Hollywood, California   age 71
to next U.S. president: Franklin Rooseveltto previous U.S. president: Calvin Coolidge 31st U.S. president (1929-33)  Herbert Clark Hoover   Harding/Coolidge Secretary of Commerce 1921-1929
born on 8-10-1874 in West Branch, Iowa
expired 10-20-1964 in New York, New York   age 90
long time FBI director (1924-72)  John Edgar Hoover
born on 1-1-1895 in Washington, District of Columbia
expired 5-2-1972 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 77   cause: hypertensive cardio-vascular disease
retired U.S. Air Force Colonel  Travis Hoover   bomber pilot in Jimmy Doolittle's April 1942 raid on Tokyo
born on 9-21-1917 in Melrose, New Mexico
expired 1-17-2004 in Webb City, Missouri   age 86   cause: pneumonia
 Delores Reade Hope   Bob's widow
¤née: DeFina 
born on 5-27-1909 in Harlem, Manhattan, New York, New York
expired 9-19-2011 in Toluca Lake, California   age 102
   Contest Selectors
2000KLS14%
2001KLS12½%
2002CMH9.1%
2003KLS, OGGI11.1%
2004ADWC, KLS11.1%
2005ADWC, ANG, KLS, SLIM17.4%
2006ADWC, ANG, KLS, LMLD, SSH, 4GUE20.0%
2007ADWC, ANG, KLS, LMLD, RPRM, 4GUE19.4%
2008ADWC, ANG, BOD, KLS, OIE, RPRM, TFM, 4GUE25.0%
2009ADWC, ANG, BOD, GOHI, JCM, KLS, PCD, RPRM, RR, TFM33.3%
2010ADWC, ANG, BOD, CSI, JCM, KLS, OIE, PCD, RPRM, RR37.0%

AKS: Dolores Read Reed Reede
MGM art department employee  Frederick Hope   as an assistant to Cedric Gibbons designed the base for the Motion Picture Academy's Oscar statuette (from 1928-45 it was made from Belgian black marble; afterwards from metal)
born on 1-22-1900 in New Brighton, Pennsylvania
expired 4-20-1937 in Hollywood, California   age 37   cause: complications following appendectomy
AKS: Frederick
London banker  Henry Philip Hope   around 1830 he purchased a 45 carat blue diamond that subsequently was named for him
expired ??-??-1839   age ??
 James Hope   grandfather of Bob
expired 7-24-1943 in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England   age 99
former Weather Channel meteorologist  John Raymond Hope
born on 5-14-1919 in Stowell, Pennsylvania
expired 6-13-2002 in Marietta, Georgia   age 83   cause: complications following heart surgery
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in December 1973 comedian  Leslie Townes "Bob" Hope   partnered with Bing Crosby in numerous Road to ... movies; sang (with Shirley Ross) Academy Award-winning songs Thanks For The Memory (1938; from The Big Broadcast of 1938) & Buttons and Bows (1948; from The Pale Face)
born on 5-29-1903 in Eltham, England
expired 7-27-2003 in Toluca Lake, California   age 100   cause: complications from pneumonia
   Contest Selectors
1979DO, DW, HA, HFS, HP, MS, RR, SB, VM, YJ76.9%
1980BB, DH, DW, EB, EK, JH, VA43.8%
2000ANG, BOD, IVY, KLS, RR, TEX86%
2001ANG, BOD, DTM, KLS, NFG, ROTS, RR, TEX100%
2002ANG, BOD, CMH, DTM, JAC, JEDS, JL, MORB, RAVN, RR, TMTX100%
2003ABRA, ANG, COCO, DTM, GHG, JEDS, JL, KLS, KOHD, MB, MJ, OGGI, PCD, RAVN, RR, TAP, TMTX94.4%
   Scored 2.5000 points

AKS: Memories
Texas death row inmate  Bobby Ray Hopkins
born on 2-23-1967
expired 2-12-2004 in Huntsville, Texas   age 36   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2004BOD, DTM, PCD, RIE, RR27.8%
   Scored 9.0563 points

 Douglas O. Hopkins   former lead guitarist for the rock band the Gin Blossoms
born on 4-11-1961
expired 12-3-1993   age 32
Sir  Frederick Gowland Hopkins   shared the 1929 Nobel prize in medicine for the "discovery of the grow stimulation vitamins" (1906)
born on 6-20-1861 in Eastbourne, Sussex, England
expired 5-16-1947 in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England   age 85
almost the last Civil War widow  Maudie Celia Acklin Cantrell Hopkins   married William A. Cantrell in 1934 (at age 19; widowed in 1937)
born on 12-7-1914 in Baxter County, Arkansas
expired 8-17-2008 in Helena, Arkansas   age 93
   Contest Selectors
2005PCD4.3%
2006PCD3.3%
2007KLS, MOT, PCD9.7%
2008DTM, KLS, PCD, RR12.5%
   Scored 3.5125 points
2009PCD

1930s movie star  Miriam Hopkins
¤born: Ellen Miriam Hopkins 
born on 10-18-1902 in Bainbridge, Georgia
expired 10-9-1972 in New York, New York   age 69   cause: heart attack
former Washington Senators pitcher (1927/29)  Paul Henry Hopkins   gave up Ruth's 59th homer (1927); currently oldest ex-major leager
born on 9-25-1904 in Chester, Connecticut
expired 1-2-2004 in Middletown, Connecticut   age 99
   Contest Selectors
2002 JL9.1%
2003 COCO, JL11.1%

 Sam "Lightnin'" Hopkins
born on 3-15-1912 in Centerville, Texas
expired 1-30-1982 in Houston, Texas   age 69
subject of 20 Questions interview in March 1990 `Playboy Magazine' offbeat actor  Dennis Lee Hopper   Easy Rider, Blue Velvet and Speed are several examples of his work
born on 5-17-1936 in Dodge City, Kansas
expired 5-29-2010 in Venice, California   age 74   cause: prostate cancer
   Contest Selectors
1979DO, JW15.4%
1980DO, JW12.5%
2010ADWC, PCD, QKU11.1%
   Scored 5.7250 points

Texas death row inmate  George Anderson Hopper
¤number 999037 
born on 10-6-1955
expired 3-8-2005 in Huntsville, Texas   age 49   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2005DTM, PCD, QKU, RIE17.4%
   Scored 7.9125 points

logbook with moth --- the first computer `bug' retired Navy Rear-Admiral  Grace Brewster Murray Hopper   created Flow-Matic computer language; co-inventor of the COBOL computer language (descended from Flow-Matic); discoverer of first computer "bug" --- a moth
born on 12-9-1906 in New York, New York
expired 1-1-1992 in Arlington, Virginia   age 85
Hollywood gossip columnist  Hedda Hopper   William's mother
¤born: Elda Furry 
born on 6-2-1890 in Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
expired 2-1-1966 in Hollywood, California   age 75
actor  William DeWolf Hopper Jr.   son of Hedda; played private detective Paul Drake on the Perry Mason tv series
born on 1-26-1915 in New York, New York
expired 3-6-1970 in Palm Springs, California   age 55
classical conductor  Jascha Horenstein
born on 5-6-1898 in Kiev, Ukraine, Russia
expired 4-2-1973 in London, England   age 74
Mitsubishi aeronatical engineer  Jiro Horikoshi   designed the Zero figher plane
expired 1-11-1982 in Tokyo, Japan   age 78   cause: pneumonia
oublic tv's "Star Hustler"/"Star Gazer"  Foley Arthur "Jack" Horkheimer   had been head of Miami's Museum of Science Space Transit Planetarium (1966-2001)
born on 6-11-1938 in Randolph, Wisconsin
expired 8-20-2010 in Miami, Florida   age 72   cause: bronchiectasis
 George Albert Hormel   founded the Hormel Packing Co.
born on 12-4-1860 in Buffalo, New York
expired 6-5-1946 in Los Angeles, California   age 85
Hormel chairman  Jay Catherwood Hormel   originated SPAM
expired 8-30-1954 in Austin, Minnesota   age 61
an automat Horn & Hardart Baking Co. president  Joseph V. "Joe" Horn   Automat co-founder; opened first U.S. automat in Philadelphia (1902); last one closed in NYC (1991)
born on --1861
expired 10-13-1941 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   age 80
jazz singer/pianist  Shirley Horn
¤Mrs. Sheppard Deering 
born on 5-1-1934
expired 10-20-2005 in Cheverly, Maryland   age 71   cause: complications from diabetes; breast cancer
retired Maine thoracic surgeon  Heister Richard Hornberger   co-wrote the novel M*A*S*H (published 1968) after serving in a Mobile Army Surgical Hospital in Korea; the movie (1970) and tv show followed; character Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce was modeled after himself
¤co-pen name: Richard Hooker 
born on 2-1-1924 in Trenton, New Jersey
expired 11-4-1997 in Portland, Maine   age 73   cause: leukemia
Broadway & Hollywood producer  Arthur Hornblow Jr.
born on 3-15-1893
expired 7-17-1976 in New York, New York   age 83
singer  Lena Mary Calhoun Horne
born on 6-30-1917 in Brooklyn, New York, New York
expired 5-9-2010 in New York, New York   age 92
   Contest Selectors
2000IVY14%
2004EOD5.6%
2007ANG, DTH, MOT9.7%
2008MORB, OED, SBAP, TFM12.5%
2009ADWC, MORB, OED, TFM13.3%
2010ADWC, KLS, MORB11.1%
   Scored 3.9250 points

AKS: Horn
hockey Hall-of-Fame defenseman  Reginald "Red" Horner   played for the Toronto Maple Leafs (1928-40); was on their first Stanley Cup championship team (1932)
born on 5-29-1909 in Lyndon, Ontario, Canada
expired 4-27-2005 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada   age 95
Hall of Fame baseball player and manager  Rogers Hornsby   held National League batting record for many years
born on 4-27-1896 in Winters, Texas
expired 1-5-1963 in Chicago, Illinois   age 66
biologist/geneticist Dr.  Norman Harold Horowitz   designed experiments that went aboard the Mariner & Viking Martian exploration spacecraft
born on 3-19-1915 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
expired 6-1-2005 in Pasadena, California   age 90   cause: congestive heart failure
piano virtuoso  Vladimir Horowitz
born on 10-1-1904 in Kiev, Ukraine, Russia
expired 11-5-1989 in New York, New York   age 85
   Contest Selectors
1979 DW, HA, HP, JH, MM, RR, VM, YJ61.5%
1980 DW, JH, MM, RR, VA31.3%

bitchy music maven  Wanda Giorgina Toscanini Horowitz   widow of Vladimir; daughter of conductor Arturo Toscanini
born on 12-5-1907 in Milan, Italy
expired 8-21-1998 in New York, New York   age 90
epidemiologist Dr.  Dorothy Millicent Horstmann   polio researcher in 1940s & 50s
born on 7-2-1911 in Spokane, Washington
expired 1-11-2001 in New Haven, Connecticut   age 89   cause: complications from Alzheimer's disease
concert pianist  Mieczyslaw Horszowski
born on 6-23-1892 in Lemberg, Austria-Hungary (now Lviv, Ukraine)
expired 5-22-1993   age 100
character actor  Edward Everett Horton
born on 3-18-1887 in New York, New York
expired 9-29-1970 in Encino, California   age 83   cause: cancer
Marvellettes co-founder & former lead singer  Gladys Catherine Horton   sang on such hits as Please Mr. Postman (1961), Beachwood 4-5789, Playboy & Too Many Fish in the Sea
born on 5-30-1945 in Detroit, Michigan
expired 1-26-2011 in Sherman Oaks, California   age 65   cause: complications form stroke
judge  James Edward Horton Jr.   set aside guilty verdict in second Scottsboro trial (1933); lost re-election bid following year
born on 1-4-1878 in Tennessee
expired 3-28-1973 in Athens, Georgia   age 95
singer  John Gale "Johnny" Horton   had 1958 hit with The Battle of New Orleans
born on 4-3-1925 in Los Angeles, California
expired 11-5-1960 in Cameron, Texas   age 35
hockey Hall of Fame NHL defenseman (1949-74)  Miles Gilbert "Tim" Horton   started Tim Horton's Donuts in Hamilton, Ontario (1964); later took on a partner to run stores
born on 1-12-1930 in Cochrane, Ontario, Canada
expired 2-14-1974 in Saint Catharines, Ontario, Canada   age 44   cause: car crash
Ohio State quarterback (1942-44)  Leslie "Les" Horvath   winner of the Heisman Trophy (1944); with L.A. Rams (1947-48); he went on to become a dentist
born on 9-12-1921 in South Bend, Indiana
expired 11-14-1995 in Glendale, California   age 74
restaraunteur  Nancy Packo Horvath   co-owner of Tony Packo's hot dog emporium in Toledo (made famous by Klinger on M*A*S*H tv series)
born on 5-16-1932
expired 4-23-2003 in Toledo, Ohio   age 70   cause: cancer
tv kiddie show hostess Dr.  Frances Rappaport Horwich   the Dean of Ding Dong School (1952-67)
¤aka: "Miss Frances
born on 7-16-1908 in Ottawa, Ohio
expired 7-22-2001 in Scottsdale, Arizona   age 93   cause: congestive heart failure
Rosewood massacre survivor  Dorothy P. Goins Hosey
born on 1-1-1919 in Rosewood, Florida
expired 3-31-2005 in Tampa, Florida   age 86
Bahai Faith founder  Mirza Hoseyn   religion founded in Iran (1892)
¤aka: "Baha'u'llah" 
expired ??-??-18??   age ??
Little Rascals child actor  Allen Clayton Hoskins   aka: "Farina"
born on 8-9-1920
expired 7-26-1980   age 59   cause: cancer
retired USC philisophy professor  John Hospers   was the Liberatarian Party's first presidential nominee in 1972 (along with VP nominee Tonie Nathan) — received a single electoral vote (against Nixon's 520 & McGovern's 17)
born on 6-9-1918 in Pella, Iowa
expired 6-12-2011 in Los Angeles, California   age 93
master illusionist  Harry Houdini   every year a seance is held in Detroit to try and contact his spirit in "the great beyond"; every year a television crew gets the same seance footage to run on the 11 o'clock news
¤born: Ehrich Weiss 
born on 3-24-1874 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary
expired 10-31-1926 in Detroit, Michigan   age 52
Harry's widow  Wilhelmina Houdini
expired 2-11-1943 in Needles, California   age 67
engineer  Eugene J. Houdry   invented the catalytic cracking process for producing gasoline from heavier carbon compounds in oil
born on 4-18-1892 in Domont, France
expired 7-18-1962 in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania   age 70
inventor  John Joseph Houghtaling   came up with the idea for the "Magic Fingers" vibrating bed (1958)
born on 11-14-1916 in Kansas City, Missouri
expired 6-17-2009 in Fort Pierce, Florida   age 92
former New York Yankees, Detroit Tigers & Boston Red Sox manager  Ralph George Houk
born on 9-9-1919 in Lawrence, Kansas
expired 7-21-2010 in Winter Haven, Florida   age 90
   Contest Selectors
2005BYE4.3%
2006BYE, 4GUE6.7%
2007BYE, GOHI, 4GUE9.7%
2008BYE, GOHI, 4GUE9.4%
2009BYE3.3%
2010BYE3.7%
   Scored 6.0000 solo points

electrical engineer Sir  Godfrey Newbold Hounsfield   concurrent inventor of Computerized Axial Tomography scans (CAT scans) in 1960s; shared the 1979 Nobel physiology prize for that invention; the unit of brightness in CAT scan images is named for him
born on 8-28-1919 in Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, England (near)
expired 8-12-2004 in Kingston-upon-Thames, England   age 84
Ivory Coast president (1960-93)  Félix Houphouët-Boigny
born on 10-18-1905 in Yamoussouko, Côte d'Ivoire
expired 12-7-1993 in Yamoussouko, Côte d'Ivoire   age 88
AKS: Felix Houphouet
actor, producer, director  John Houseman   co-founder of the Mercury Theater Company
¤born: Jacques Haussmann 
born on 9-22-1902 in Bucharest, Roumania
expired 10-31-1988 in Malibu, California   age 86
   Contest Selectors
1980 EB, VA12.5%

rock guitarist  Michael "Mickey" Houser
born on 1-6-1962 in Boone, North Carolina
expired 8-10-2002   age 40   cause: pancreatic cancer
   Contest Selectors
2003RR

rock singer/guitarist  Michael N. Houser   with group Widespread Panic
¤nickname: "Panic" 
born on 1-6-1962
expired 8-10-2002 in Athens, Georgia   age 40   cause: pancreatic cancer
Dr.  Bernardo Alberto Houssay   shared the 1947 Nobel prize in medicine
born on 4-10-1887 in Buenos Aires, Argentina
expired 9-21-1971 in Buenos Aires, Argentina   age 84
former Iranian prime minister (1965-77)  Amir Abbas Hoveido   his secret trail before an Islamic Revolutionary Kangaroo Court/Circle Jerk was a slam-dunk confirmation of his "guilt" on all 17 billion charges that he faced
born on 2-18-1919 in Tehran, Iran
expired 4-7-1979 in Tehran, Iran   age 60   cause: firing squad
AKS: Hoveyda
composer  Alan Vaness Hovhaness
¤born: Alan Vaness Chakmakjian 
born on 3-8-1911 in Somerville, Massachusetts
expired 6-21-2000 in Seattle, Washington   age 89
tv actor, writer, producer  Larry Hovis   played Sgt. Carter on Hogan's Heroes; a writer for Laugh-In; produced Liars Club game show
born on 2-20-1936 in Wapato, Washington
expired 9-9-2003 in San Marcos, Texas   age 67   cause: cancer
song composer  Bart Howard   wrote Fly Me To The Moon (1954)
¤born: Howard Joseph Gustafson 
born on 6-1-1915 in Burlington, Iowa
expired 2-21-2004 in Carmel, New York   age 88   cause: complications from stroke
former CIA employee/defector  Edward Lee Howard   he "fell down a flight of stairs"; pushed?
expired 7-12-2002 in Zhukovka, Russia   age 50   cause: broken neck
former N.Y. Yankees catcher (1955-67)  Elston Eugene Howard
born on 2-23-1929 in Saint Louis, Missouri
expired 12-14-1980 in New York, New York   age 51   cause: cardiac arrest; myocardinitis
songwriter  Harlan Howard   wrote Busted & I Fall to Pieces
born on 9-8-1927 in Detroit, Michigan
expired 3-3-2002 in Nashville, Tennessee   age 74
former Stanford electrical engineering professor  Henry Taylor Howard   "the father of the satellite tv industry" (built his own receiver to downlink C-band signals in 1976)
born on 4-5-1932 in Peoria, Illinois
expired 11-13-2002 in San Andreas, California   age 70   cause: plane crash
Ziegfeld girl & 1930s Hollywood actress  Jean Howard   also noted for her photographs of movie celebrities; once married to agent Charles K. Feldman (1934-48)
¤born: Ernestine Hill 
born on 10-13-1910 in Longview, Texas
expired 3-20-2000 in Beverly Hills, California   age 89
memorable Stooge  Jerome Lester "Curly" Howard   bother of Moe and Shemp; replaced Shemp when he left the act
¤nickname: Jerry 
born on 10-22-1903
expired 1-18-1952 in Los Angeles, California   age 48   cause: cerebral hemorrhage
actor  John Howard   played Ronald Colman's brother in Lost Horizon (1937) and Kate Hepburn's fiance in The Philadelphia Story (1940)
¤born: John R. Cox Jr. 
born on 4-14-1913 in Cleveland, Ohio
expired 2-19-1995 in Santa Rosa, California   age 81   cause: heart failure
 Catherine Howard   briefly married to Henry VIII (wife number five)
born on --1522
expired 2-13-1542 in London, England   age 20   cause: beheaded in the Tower of London
actor  Leslie Howard   played Ashley Wilkes, object of Scarlett O'Hara's infatuation, in Gone With The Wind; on board plane shot down by the Luftwaffe over the English Channel
¤real name: Leslie Howard Stainer 
born on 4-3-1893 in London, England
expired 6-1-1943 in English Channel   age 53   cause: plane crash
original Stooge  Moe Howard   started Stooge act with Ted Healy and brother Shemp in 1923
¤born: Moses Horowitz 
born on 6-19-1897 in Bensonhurst, New York
expired 5-4-1975 in Hollywood, California   age 78   cause: lung cancer
pulp fiction writer  Robert Erwin Howard   created Conan the Barbarian, Red Sonja & Kull the Conquerer
born on 1-24-1906 in Peaster, Texas
expired 6-11-1936 in Cross Plains, Texas   age 30   cause: gunshot to head; suicide
original Stooge  Shemp Howard   left act to appear in other films; returned briefly after Curly died
¤born: Samuel Horowitz 
born on 3-17-1895
expired 11-22-1955 in Los Angeles, California   age 60
first female sports agent  Colleen Joffa Howe   member of U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame; wife of Gordie
born on 2-17-1933 in Sandusky, Michigan
expired 3-6-2009 in Commerce Township, Michigan   age 76   cause: Pick's disease
   Contest Selectors
2003ANG, PCD11.1%
2004ANG, LMLD, PCD16.7%
2005ANG, PCD8.7%
2006ANG, LMLD, PCD10.0%
2007ANG, LMLD, PCD9.7%
2008JCM, OIE, PCD9.4%
2009JCM, LMLD, PCD10.0%
   Scored 5.5250 points

poet & abolitionist  Julia Ward Howe   wrote lyrics to The Battle Hymn of the Republic (1861, published in The Atlantic Monthly in February 1862), set to the tune John Brown's Body (based upon the melody to the hymn Say Brother,Will You Meet Us?); first proposed a Mothers Day holiday
¤Mrs. Samuel Gridley Howe 
born on 5-27-1819 in New York, New York
expired 10-17-1910 in Boston, Massachusetts   age 91
former baseball pitcher  Steven Roy Howe   repeatedly suspended for being a major league cokehead & alcoholic; the autopsy toxicology report stated that methamphetamine was in his system
born on 3-10-1958 in Pontiac, Michigan
expired 4-29-2006 in Coachella, California   age 48   cause: truck roll-over accident
AKS: He wasn't wearing a seatbelt; when the truck went into the median and started to roll, he was ejected, with the truck landing on top of him
 Albert S. Howell   co-founder of Bell & Howell Camera Co. (1907); credited with taking the "flicker" out of movies
born on 4-17-1879 in West Branch, Michigan
expired 1-3-1951 in Chicago, Illinois   age 71
Kenner product inventor  Ronald B. Howes Sr.   came up with the Easy Bake Oven (1963)
born on 5-22-1926
expired 2-16-2010 in Anderson Township, Ohio   age 83
Albanian Communist chairman  Enver Hoxha   apocryphally said to have shot a cabinet minister across the table after disagreeing with him at a meeting
born on 10-16-1908 in Gjirokaster, Albania
expired 4-11-1985 in Tirana, Albania   age 76   cause: heart failure; diabetes
   Contest Selectors
1979 RR7.7%
1980 RR6.3%

astronomer Sir  Fred Hoyle   although a "steady state" universe proponent he derisively coined term "Big Bang"
born on 6-24-1915 in Bingley, Yorkshire, England
expired 8-20-2001 in Bournemouth, Dorsetshire, England   age 86   cause: complications from stroke
   Contest Selectors
2001 ANG12½%
   Scored 6.4000 solo points

character actor  Clegg Hoyt   played the transporter chief Pitcairn in the first Star Trek pilot (1964)
born on 12-10-1910 in Connecticut
expired 10-6-1967 in Woodland Hills, California   age 56   cause: stroke
actor  John Hoyt   played Dr. Boyce in original Star Trek series pilot
¤born: John Hoysradt 
born on 10-5-1905 in Bronxville, New York
expired 9-15-1991 in Santa Cruz, California   age 85   cause: lung cancer
former president of Guyana  Hugh Desmond Hoyte
born on 3-9-1929 in Georgetown, British Guiana
expired 12-22-2002 in Georgetown, Guyana   age 73   cause: heart failure
 Elias Hrawi   former Lebanese president (1989-98)
born on 9-4-1925 in Hawch al-Uman, Lebanon
expired 7-7-2006 in Beirut, Lebanon   age 80   cause: cancer
linguist  Bedrich Hrozny   deciphered the ancient Hitite language
¤born: Friedrich Hrozny 
born on 5-6-1879 in Lysanard Labem, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary
expired 12-17-1952 in Prague, Czechoslovakia   age 73
The Eastland, resting on the bottom of the Chicago River, as rescue efforts wind down last Eastland disaster survivor  Libby Klucina Hruby
born on 1-4-1905
expired 11-15-2004 in Berwyn, Illinois   age 99
former Nebraska rep. (1952-54) & senator (1954-76)  Roman Lee Hruska   during G. Harold Carswell's supreme court nomination hearing Hruska spoke of adding a little mediocrity to the bench
born on 8-16-1904 in David City, Nebraska
expired 4-25-1999 in Omaha, Nebraska   age 94
Prince  Hsun   father of China's last emperor
expired 3-28-1951 in Beijing, China   age ??

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