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four-time Olympic discus thrower  Alfred Adolf Oerter Jr.   won gold medals in four successive games (1956, 1960, 1964 & 1968)
born on 8-19-1936 in Astoria, Queens, New York, New York
expired 10-1-2007 in Fort Myers, Florida   age 71   cause: heart attack; cardiovascular disease
Broadway producer/director  Phillip G. Oesterman Jr.   had 1970s hit with the raunchy musical Let My People Come; also directed Yoko Ono's "musical" New York Rock (1994)
born on 1-19-1938
expired 7-30-2002 in Fort Myers, Florida   age 64   cause: heart failure
AKS: Philip Osterman
Irish author  Sean O'Faolain
born on 2-22-1900 in Cork, Ireland
expired 4-21-1991 in Dublin, Ireland   age 91
actress  Bernadette O'Farrell   played Maid Marion on 1950s Adventures of Robin Hood tv series (1955-57)
born on 1-30-1924 in Birr, County Offaly, Ireland
expired 9-28-1999 in Monte Carlo, Monaco   age 75
"soft sell" advertising executive  David MacKenzie Ogilvy   Ogilvy & Mather co-founder (1948)
born on 6-23-1911 in West Horsley, England
expired 7-21-1999 in Bonnes, France   age 88
actor  Charles Stanton Ogle   played the monster in first screen production of Frankenstein (1910)
born on 6-5-1865 in Steubenville, Ohio
expired 10-11-1940 in Long Beach, California   age 75   cause: arteriosclerosis
activist  Carl Oglesby   former president of SDS (1965-66); run out of the organization because he wasn't Marxist enough
born on 7-30-1935 in Akron, Ohio
expired 9-13-2011 in Montclair, New Jersey   age 76   cause: metastacized lung cancer
chemical engineer  Nicholas E. Oglesby   co-inventor of the tear gas grenade
expired 3-8-1957 in Watervliet, New York   age 64
heroic priest Father  Joseph F. Ognibene   on December 1, 1958 rescued children from the burning Our Lady of the Angels School (95 died in blaze)
born on 4-17-1926 in Portage Park, Illinois
expired 12-19-2003 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois   age 77   cause: cancer
kid actress / adult talent agent  Lani O'Grady   played Mary Bradford on Eight is Enough tv series; sister of Don Grady; OD'd on Vicodin & Prozac
¤born: Lanita Rose Agrati 
born on 10-2-1954 in Walnut Creek, California
expired 9-24-2001 in Castaic, California   age 46   cause: multiple drug intoxications
axial-flow jet engine designer Dr.  Hans Joachim-Pabst von Ohain   his plane beat Whittle's into the air on August 17, 1939
born on 12-14-1911 in Dessau, Germany
expired 3-13-1998 in Melbourne, Florida   age 86
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in October 1965 atheist  Madalyn Murray O'Hair   won June 17, 1963 Supreme Court case banning Bible reading in public schools
born on 4-13-1919 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
expired 9-??-1995 in Camp Wood, Texas   age 76   cause: murdered/dismembered/burned
 George O'Hanlon   voice of George Jetson
born on 11-23-1917 in New York, New York
expired 2-11-1989 in Los Angeles, California   age 71   cause: stroke
Virginia's letter to the New York Sun
Dear Editor,

     I am 8 years old.

     Some of my little friends say there is no Santa Claus.

     Papa says, `If you see it in The Sun, its so.'

     Please tell me the truth. Is there a Santa Claus?

the editor's reply
8-year-old letter to the editor writer  Laura Virginia O'Hanlon   in 1897 wrote to the editor of the New York Sun asking if Santa Claus really existed
¤married surname: Douglas 
born on 7-20-1889 in New York, New York
expired 5-13-1971 in Valatie, New York   age 81
novelist & short story writer  John Henry O'Hara   wrote BUtterfield 8
born on 1-31-1905 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania
expired 4-11-1970 in Princeton, New Jersey   age 65
recipient of the Congressional Medal of Honor World War II medal of honor winner  Edward Henry "Butch" O'Hare   first Navy ace; namesake of Chicago airport
born on 3-13-1914 in Saint Louis, Missouri
expired 11-27-1943 in Gilbert Islands, Pacific Ocean   age 29   cause: shot down during combat mission
film director  Åke Ohberg   directed original 1943 version of Elvira Madigan, not the more well-known 1967 version
born on 7-20-1905 in Väerås, Västmanland, Sweden
expired 7-18-1975   age 69
character actor  Daniel Peter O'Herlihy   as General Warren "Blackie" Black nuked New York City in Fail Safe (1964); as lizard-being Grig mentored a young Last Starfighter (1984); was the OmniCorp CEO in RoboCop (1987; "Dick, You're Fired!")
born on 5-1-1919 in Wexford, Ireland
expired 2-17-2005 in Malibu, California   age 85
former opera singer  Norio Ohga   had been a former president (1982-95) and chairman (1994-95) of Sony; he supervised their development team that created the compact disc medium (along with N.V. Philips)
born on 1-29-1930 in Numazu, Shizuoka, Japan
expired 4-23-2011 in Tokyo, Japan   age 81   cause: multiple organ failure
 Bertil Gotthard Ohlin   co-recipient of the 1977 Nobel prize in Economics
born on 4-23-1899 in Klippan, Sweden
expired 8-3-1979 in Vålädalen, Sweden   age 80
Butoh dancer  Kazuo Ohno   was no relation to Yoko
born on 10-27-1906 in Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan
expired 6-1-2010 in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan   age 103
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 4.7000 solo points

theater director  Tom O'Horgan   directed the original runs of Hair (1968) and Jesus Christ, Superstar on Broadway
born on 5-3-1924 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 1-11-2009 in Venice, Florida   age 84   cause: complications from Alzheimer's disease
women's fashion chain founder (1923)  Nathan M. Ohrbach
born on 8-31-1855 in Vienna, Austria
expired 11-19-1972 in New York, New York   age 87

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