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art critic  Aline Bernstein Saarinen   widow of Eero
born on 3-25-1914 in New York, New York
expired 7-13-1972 in New York, New York   age 58   cause: brain tumor
architect  Eero Saarinen   son of Eliel; designer of St. Louis' Gateway Arch
expired 9-1-1961 in Ann Arbor, Michigan   age 51   cause: brain tumor
architect & city planner  Eliel Saarinen
expired 7-1-1950 in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan   age 76
diplomat  Carlos Saavedra Lamas   for his work helping to end the Chaco War between Bolivia & Paraguay received the 1936 Nobel peace prize
born on 11-1-1878 in Buenos Aires, Argentina
expired 5-5-1959 in Buenos Aires, Argentina   age 80
former NFL coach  Louis Henry Saban   may have been a second cousin of Nick Saban
born on 10-13-1921 in Brookfield, Illinois
expired 3-29-2009 in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina   age 87
   Contest Selectors

author, screenwriter & tv producer  Robert "Bob" Sabaroff   wrote short story "Ding Dong Ghoul" for the June 1960 issue of Playboy; did three screenplays for the Star Trek tv series — Immunity Syndrome (original series; 1968), Conspiracy and Home Soil (Next Generation; 1988); co-created Then Came Bronson tv series (1969)
born on 7-9-1935
expired 9-19-2007 in Woodland Hills, California   age 72   cause: leukemia
 Paul Sabatier   shared the 1912 Nobel chemistry prize
born on 1-5-1854 in Carcassone, France
expired 8-14-1941 in Toulouse, France   age 87
author  Rafael Sabatini   wrote Captain Blood, Scaramouche and The Sea Hawk
expired 2-13-1950 in Aldenbogen, Switzerland   age 75
science fiction author  Fred Thomas Saberhagen   wrote the Berserker series & a number of vampire novels from Dracula's perspective (1967-2005)
born on 5-18-1930 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 6-29-2007 in Albuquerque, New Mexico   age 77   cause: prostate cancer
skier  Vladimir "Spider" Sabich   shot to death by Claudine Longet
born on --1945
expired 3-21-1976 in Aspen, Colorado   age 31   cause: bullet wounds
polio doctor  Albert Bruce Sabin   developed oral version of polio vaccine
born on 8-26-1906 in Bialystock, Russia
expired 3-3-1993 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 86
actor  Sabu   played Mowgli in The Jungle Book (1942)
¤real name: Sabu Dastagin 
born on 1-22-1924 in Mysore, India
expired 12-2-1963 in Chatsworth, California   age 39   cause: heart attack
Japanese historian  Saburo Ienaga   fought the government bureaucracy's attempts to suppress information about wartime atrocities
born on 9-3-1913 in Aichi Prefecture, Japan
expired 12-1-2002 in Tokyo, Japan   age 89
Obverse (front) of new United States one-dollar coin featuring a profile of Sacagawea and her newborn son Jean Baptiste Charbonneau Lehmi-Shoshone Indian guide and interpreter for 1804 Lewis and Clark Expedition  Sacagawea   wife of Toussaint Charbonneau; mother of Jean Baptiste Charbonneau; sister of Cheif Cameahwait; her image appears on thenew U.S. $1 coin
¤aka: Tsakakawia ("Bird Woman"), Sacajawea ("Boat Launcher") and Boinaiv ("Grass Maiden") 
born on --1787 in Lembi, Idaho
expired 12-22-1812 in Dakota Territory   age 25   cause: fever
Nicaraguan president (5/27/1947-8/15/1947)  Benjamin Lacayo Sacasa
born on --1884
expired 5-5-1959   age 75
Nicaraguan president (1/1/1939-6/9/1936)  Juan Bautista Sacasa
born on --1874
expired 4-17-1946 in Los Angeles, California   age 71
political terrorist  Nicola Sacco   executed for murder committed during a robbery
born on 4-22-1891 in Apulia, Italy
expired 8-23-1927 in Charlestown, Massachusetts   age 36   cause: executed; electric chair
lurid novelist  Leopold von Sacher-Masoch   his novel descriptions earned him the eponym Masochist; half of the ever popular team of S&M
born on 1-27-1836 in Lemberg, Austria-Hungary (now Lviv, Ukraine)
expired 3-8-1895 in Lindheim, Germany   age 59
photographer  Gunter Sachs   once married to Brigitte Bardot (1966-69)
born on 11-14-1932 in Schloss Mainberg, near Schweinfurt, Bavaria, Germany
expired 5-7-2011 in Gstaad, Switzerland   age 78   cause: suicide; cranial gunshot; incurable degenerative disease
 Leonie Nelly Sachs   shared the 1966 Nobel prize in literature
born on 12-10-1891 in Berlin, Germany
expired 5-12-1970 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden   age 78   cause: cancer
screenwriter/tv producer  William B. Sackheim   produced tv Gidget & Flying Nun series; co-wrote the screenplay for First Blood, the first Rambo movie
born on 10-31-1919
expired 12-8-2004 in Beverly Hills, California   age 84   cause: "a degenerative brain disease"
game designer  Sidney Sackson   gave us Acquire, Focus, Venture, Sleuth, Metropolis, ...
born on 2-4-1920
expired 11-6-2002   age 82
Dowager  Empress Sadako   widow of Emperor Yoshihito; mother of Emperor Hirohito
born on 6-25-1884
expired 5-17-1951 in Tokyo, Japan   age 66
Egyptian president  Mohammed Anwar al-Sadat   shared 1978 Nobel Peace prize
born on 12-25-1918 in Mit Abul-Kum, Minufiya Province, Egypt
expired 10-6-1981 in Cairo, Egypt   age 62   cause: assassinated; a hail of machine gun bullets & hand grenades
   Contest Selectors
1979 DW, HA, JH, RR, YJ38.5%
1980 BD, DH, DW, EB, EK, JW37.5%

the original "Sadist"  Donatien Alphonse Francoise de Sade   his life's behavior is the basis of the eponymous terms "Sadist" and "Sadism" --- he put the "S" in "S&M" (sadomasochism)
born on 6-2-1740 in Paris, France
expired 12-2-1814 in Charenton, France   age 74
musicologist  Stanley John Sadie   was editor of the sixth edition of the New Grove Dictionary of Music
born on 10-30-1930 in London, England
expired 3-21-2005 in Cossington, Somerset, England   age 76   cause: ALS
Army Special Forces Sgt.  Barry Sadler   co-wrote The Ballad of the Green Berets (1966)
born on 11-1-1940 in Carlsbad, New Mexico
expired 9-8-1989 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee   age 48   cause: coma; shot in head
cellist  Milos Sádlo   took last name of mentor
¤born: Milos Zátvrzský 
born on 4-13-1912 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary
expired 10-14-2003   age 91
AKS: Sadlo
CBS European broadcasting director (1930-37)  César Saerchinger
born on 10-23-1884 in Aix-la-Chapelle, France
expired 10-10-1971 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 86
anesthesiologist Dr.  Peter Safar   "the father of CPR"
born on 4-12-1924 in Vienna, Austria
expired 8-3-2003 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania   age 79   cause: cancer
structural engineer  Herbert Seymour Saffir   co-developer of Hurricane Intensity Scale (1969); at age 17 was a crew member (cabin boy) aboard the ill-fated Morro Castle cruise ship
born on 3-29-1917 in New York, New York
expired 11-21-2007 in Miami, Florida   age 90   cause: heart attack; complications following surgery
   Contest Selectors
2005NFG, RR8.7%
2006NFG, RR6.7%
   Scored 6.0000 solo points

AKS: Safir Safur
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in November 1992 New York Times columnist (1973-2009)  William Lewis Safire   former Nixon speech writer; coined phrase "nattering nabobs of negativism" for Spiro Agnew
¤born: W.L. Safir 
born on 12-17-1929 in New York, New York
expired 9-27-2009 in Rockville, Maryland   age 79   cause: pancreatic cancer
billionaire  Edmond Jacob Safra
born on 8-6-1932 in Beirut, Lebanon
expired 12-3-1999 in Monte Carlo, Monaco   age 67   cause: asphyxiation/smoke inhalation in fire
movie director  Boris Sagal   husband of Marge Champion; father of Katey Sagal
born on 10-18-1923 in Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, USSR
expired 5-22-1981 in Portland, Oregon   age 57   cause: head & shoulder injuries sustained from helicopter blade
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in December 1991 butt-headed astronomer  Carl Sagan   author of Contact (book and movie)

born on 11-9-1934 in New York, New York
expired 12-20-1996 in Seattle, Washington   age 62   cause: pneumonia and myelodysplasia
author  Françoise Sagan   wrote Bonjour, Tristesse (1953)
¤real name: Françoise Quoirez
nickname: Kiki 
born on 6-21-1935 in Cajarc, Lot, Midi-Pyrénées, France
expired 9-24-2004 in Honfleur, Normandy, France   age 69   cause: blood clot in lung; heart & lung failure
AKS: Francoise
April 18, 1906 San Francisco earthquake survivor  Nancy Mary Sage   was so severely injured she was not expected to live for very long
born on 2-19-1905 in San Francisco, California
expired 4-15-2010 in Littleton, Colorado   age 105   cause: intestinal virus; Parkinson's disease
cartoonist  Forrest C. "Bud" Sagendorf   drew Popeye comic strip for 46 years
born on 3-22-1915
expired 9-22-1994   age 79
Old Farmer's Almanac owner & publisher  Robb Sagendorph   also published Yankee magazine
born on 11-20-1900
expired 7-4-1970 in Peterborough, New Hampshire   age 69
 Robert Christopher Sager   bisexual bodybuilder/"fitness model"/personal trainer/gay-porn performer
¤nom-de-whackoff: Brett Mycles 
born on 12-2-1977 in Houston, Texas
expired 2-25-2007 in Las Vegas, Nevada   age 29   cause: heart failure
poultry breeder  Henry Saglio   "father of the poultry industry"
born on 8-9-1911 in Glastonbury, Connecticut
expired 12-13-2003 in Glastonbury, Connecticut   age 92   cause: cardiac arrest
Muppet/puppet-builder (1962-78)  Donald G. Sahlin
born on 6-19-1928
expired 2-20-1978 in New York, New York   age 49   cause: heart attack
musician  Douglas Wayne Sahm   co-founder of the Sir Douglas Quintet and The Texas Tornadoes; had hits with She's A Mover (1965) and Mendocino (1966)
born on 11-6-1941 in San Antonio, Texas
expired 11-18-1999 in Taos, New Mexico   age 58
former PLO bigwig  Edward W. Said   wrote Orientalism (1978)
born on 11-1-1935 in Jerusalem, Palestine
expired 9-25-2003 in New York, New York   age 67   cause: leukemia
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 8.3000 solo points

former St. Louis Cardinals owner (1947-53)  Frederick Michael Saigh Jr.   forced to sell team (to Anheuser-Busch in 1953) before going to prison for income tax evasion
born on 6-27-1905 in Springfield, Illinois
expired 12-29-1999 in Chesterfield, Missouri   age 94
Manhattan Beach (CA) Parks & Recreation employee  Charles "Charlie" Saikley   ran the Manhattan Beach Open for four decades
¤nickname: "the Grandfather of beach volleyball" 
born on 10-21-1935
expired 6-17-2005 in Manhattan Beach, California   age 69   cause: multiple myeloma
Sir  Robert James Sainsbury   grocer & arts patron
born on 10-24-1906 in London, England
expired 4-2-2000 in London, England   age 93
women's baseball league star  Helen Candaele St. Aubin
¤née: Callaghan 
born on 3-13-1929 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
expired 12-8-1992   age 63   cause: breast cancer
to next U.S. president: Cyrus Griffinto previous U.S. president: Nathaniel Gorman Seventh U.S. president  Arthur St. Clair   seventh president of the Continental Congress under the Articles of Confederation (2/2/1787-1/21/1788)
born on 3-23-1734 in Thurso, Caithness, Scotland
expired 8-31-1818 in Youngstown, Pennsylvania   age 84   cause: injuries from a fall from a cart
1950s and 1960s stripper  Lillian "Lily" St. Cyr   known for her "bubble baths"; an early direct mail marketer of "racy" ladies undergarments
¤born: Willis Marie Van Schaack 
born on 6-3-1917 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
expired 1-29-1999 in Hollywood, California   age 80   cause: heart failure
AKS: Lili
actor  Raymond St. Jacques
¤born: Charles Arthur Johnson 
born on 3-1-1930 in Hartford, Connecticut
expired 8-27-1990 in Los Angeles, California   age 60
actor  Howard St. John   played General Bullmoose in broadway & movie productions of L'il Abner
born on 10-9-1905 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 3-13-1974 in New York, New York   age 68
1960s pop singer  Richard "Dick" Saint John   half of the singing duo "Dick & Dee Dee"; their biggest hit was The Mountain's High (1961; peaked at #2 on Billboard charts)
¤born: Richard Gosting 
born on 12-2-1941
expired 12-27-2003 in Pacific Palisades, California   age 62   cause: injuries suffered in fall from ladder
newspaperman  Robert William St. John   blacklisted in Red Channels during McCarthy communist witch hunts
born on 3-9-1902 in Oak Park, Illinois
expired 2-6-2003 in Waldorf, Maryland   age 100   cause: leukemia
former Canadian prime minister (1948-57)  Louis Stephen St. Laurent
born on 2-1-1882 in Compton, Quebec, Canada
expired 7-25-1973 in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada   age 91
 Marie-René-Auguste-Aléxis Saint-Léger   received the 1960 Nobel literature prize
¤pen name: Saint-John Perse 
born on 5-31-1887 in St.Léger des Feuilles Island, Guadeloupe, French Antilles
expired 9-20-1975 in Presqu'ile-de-Giens, France   age 88
AKS: Rene Alexis Leger
Canadian fur trapper  Alexis St. Martin   subject of pioneering studies of human digestion by Dr. William Beaumont
expired 6-24-1880 in Saint Thomas de Joliette, Quebec, Canada   age 86   cause: alcoholism
great French composer  Charles-Camille Saint-Saëns   wrote Carnival of the Animals, Danse Macabre and the great Organ Symphony (Symphony No.3)
born on 10-9-1835 in Paris, France
expired 12-16-1921 in Algiers, Algeria   age 86
poet  Edna St. Vincent Millay   won Pulitzer Prize
expired 10-19-1950 in Austerlitz, New York   age 58
character actor  Szoke Szakall Sakall
¤nickname: "Cuddles" 
expired 2-12-1955 in Hollywood, California   age 67
Japanese minisub pilot  Kazuo Sakamaki   part of the Pearl Harbor attack; U.S. P.O.W. #1 of World War II
expired 11-29-1999   age 81
singer  Kyu Sakamoto   had schlocky 1960s pop hit Sukiyaki
expired 8-12-1985 in Tokyo, Japan   age 43   cause: plane crash
wrestler/actor  Harold Sakata   played manservant Oddjob in Goldfinger; handy with a paint brush
born on 7-1-1920
expired 7-29-1982 in Honolulu, Hawaii   age 62   cause: cancer
Soviet physicist  Andrei Dmitrievich Sakharov   winner of the 1975 Nobel Peace prize
born on 5-21-1921 in Moscow, Russia, USSR
expired 12-14-1989 in Moscow, Russia, USSR   age 68   cause: heart attack
radio/tv writer  Sol Saks   created the Bewitched tv series
born on 12-13-1910 in New York, New York
expired 4-13-2011 in Los Angeles, California   age 100
Maylasian King  Yang di-Pertuan Agong Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Shah   former Sultan of Selangor
born on 3-8-1926 in Istana Bandar Temasya, Kualalangat, Malaysia
expired 11-21-2001 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia   age 75
physicist  Abdus Salam   his work on electroweak theory earned him a share of the 1979 Nobel prize in physics
born on 1-29-1926 in Santokdas, Sahiwal, Punjab, British India
expired 11-21-1996 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England   age 70
six-time Lebanese prime minister  Saeb Salam
born on 1-17-1905
expired 1-21-2000 in Beirut, Lebanon   age 95
Portugese dictator (1932-68)  António de Oliveira Salazar
born on 4-28-1889 in Vimieiro, Beira Alta Province, Portugal
expired 7-27-1970 in Lisbon, Portugal   age 81   cause: strokes
Texas death row inmate  Luis Cervantes Salazar
born on 8-31-1970
expired 3-11-2009 in Huntsville, Texas   age 38   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 8.8563 points

slimy Texas death row inmate  Robert Madrid Salazar Jr.   sentenced to die for beating to death his girlfriend's 2 year old girl (Adriana Gomez) that he liked to shower with (she didn't share the same enthusiasm for showering with him, started crying, and got pummeled to a pulp for resisting)
¤number 999303 
born on 10-24-1978
expired 3-22-2006 in Huntsville, Texas   age 27   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 9.8195 points

mobster  Anthony "Fat Tony" Salerno
born on 8-15-1911
expired 7-27-1992   age 80
a typical day in the life of Soupy Sales slapstick comedian  Soupy Sales   started his tv career with a daily pie-fest at WXYZ-TV in Detroit; a "close personal friend" of White Fang, Black Tooth, Pookie & Hippie
¤born: Milton Supman
original nickname: "Soupbone" 
born on 1-8-1926 in Franklinton, North Carolina
expired 10-22-2009 in The Bronx, New York, New York   age 83   cause: cancer
   Contest Selectors
2006CSI, DTH, RR, 4GUE13.3%
2007BONY, PUD, RR, 4GUE12.9%
2008CSI, GAS, 4GUE9.4%
2009GAS, KLS6.7%
   Scored 5.4500 points

AKS: Soupee Soupie Sails Sayles
financier/developer  Nicolas Miklos Salgo   was the builder of the Watergate Complex in Washington, D.C.
born on 8-17-1914 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary
expired 2-26-2005 in Bal Harbour, Florida   age 90
Viennese court composer  Antonio Salieri   a rival of Mozart
born on 8-19-1750 in Legnano, Verona, Italy
expired 5-7-1825 in Vienna, Lower Austria, Austria-Hungary   age 74
former El Salvadoran president (1944)  Osmin Aguirre Salinas   retired army general
expired 7-12-1977 in San Salvador, El Salvador   age 85   cause: murdered
author  Jerome David Salinger   wrote Catcher in the Rye (1951)
born on 1-1-1919 in Manhattan, New York, New York
expired 1-27-2010 in Cornish, New Hampshire   age 91
   Contest Selectors
2002DTM, MORB18.2%
2003DTM, MJ, OGGI16.7%
2004ABRA, ADWC, DTM, MJ22.2%
2005ADWC, BYE, DTM, TMD, WORM21.7%
2006ADWC, BYE, DTM10.0%
2009ANG, BYE, DGW, KLS, SBAP23.3%
2010ANG, DGW, DTM, GAS, GREB, KLS25.9%
   Scored 3.4781 points

AKS: JD J D J.D. J. D.
former JFK press secretary  Pierre Emil George Salinger   briefly served as a senator from California (appointed to fill out the term of a deceased senator from 8-4-1964 thru 12-31-1964); worked as an ABC News correspondent (1978-93); got nutty and paranoid in his old age
born on 6-14-1925 in San Francisco, California
expired 10-16-2004 in Le Thor, Cavaillon, Provence, France   age 79   cause: heart attack; aphasia
former New York Times reporter & editor  Harrison Evans Salisbury
born on 11-14-1908 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
expired 7-5-1993 in Providence, Rhode Island   age 84
Dr.  Jonas Edward Salk   developed Polio vaccine
born on 10-28-1914 in New York, New York
expired 6-23-1995 in La Jolla, California   age 80
child psychologist & Jonas' brother  Lee Salk
born on 12-27-1926 in New York, New York
expired 5-2-1992 in New York, New York   age 65
film producer  Alexander Salkind   co-produced Superman movies with son Ilya
born on 6-2-1921 in Danzig, Germany (now Gdansk, Poland)
expired 3-8-1997 in Neuilly-sur-Seine, Hauts-de-Seine, Île-de-France, France   age 75
Civil War soldier  John B. Salling   last Confederate soldier to die
expired 3-16-1959 in Kingsport, Tennessee   age 112
actor  Albert Salmi
born on 3-11-1928 in New York, New York
expired 4-23-1990 in Spokane, Washington   age 62
Victory at Sea producer and co-author  Henry Salomon
expired 2-1-1958 in New York, New York   age 40
Tonga Islands  Queen Salote Tupou III   on the throne 1918-65; succeeded by son
expired 12-15-1965 in Epsom, New Zealand   age 65   cause: cancer
Cambodian farmer  Saloth Roeung   older sister of Pol Pot — she was a concubine to former King Monivong — this put her in a position to have her younger brother shipped off to Paris to get an education
born on ??-??-1916 in Prek Sbov, Cambodia
expired 2-11-2005 in Kampong Thorn Province, Cambodia   age 89
Cornell University astrophysicist  Edwin Ernest Salpeter   co-creator of the Salpeter-Bethe equation that explains how fusion converts Helium into Carbon within stars (1951)
born on 12-3-1924 in Vienna, Austria
expired 11-25-2008 in Ithaca, New York   age 83   cause: leukemia
blacklisted screenwriter (1951)  Waldo Salt   wrote screenplay for Midnight Cowboy (1969); co-wrote Serpico screenplay (1973); father of actress Jennifer Salt
born on 10-18-1914 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 3-7-1987 in Los Angeles, California   age 72
writer  Felix Salten   author of Bambi
expired 10-8-1946 in Zürich, Switzerland   age 75
conductor & writer  Lionel Salter
born on 9-8-1914
expired 3-1-2000   age 85
appliance maker  Lewis L. Salton
born on 10-6-1911 in Krakow, Poland
expired 5-5-1999 in New Fairfield, Connecticut   age 87
former Massachusetts governor (1939-44) & senator (1945-66)  Leverett Saltonstall
born on 9-1-1892 in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
expired 6-17-1979 in Dover, Massachusetts   age 86   cause: heart failure
movie producer  Harry Saltzman   co-produced early James Bond movies with Albert R. Broccoli
born on 10-27-1915 in New Brunswick, Canada
expired 9-27-1994 in Paris, France   age 78   cause: heart attack
Another SFBMoFoto the eighth President of the IOCto the sixth President of the IOC blithering fool & seventh head of the International Olympic Committee (1980-2001)  Juan Antonio Samaranch i Torelló   smarmy apologist for Francisco Franco; commercialized the crap out of the Olympic movement & ignored doping
¤title: Marqués de Samaranch 
born on 7-17-1920 in Barcelona, Spain
expired 4-21-2010 in Barcelona, Spain   age 89   cause: heart failure
   Contest Selectors
2010JCM, NFG, QKU, RPRM, RR, WEP, XXX25.9%
   Scored 3.6391 points

AKS: Joan Antoni
Mongolian president (1954-72)  Zhamsarangiin Sambu
expired 5-20-1972 in Ulan Bator, Mongolia   age 76
terrorist  Jamal Atayah Zid Abu Samhadana   co-founder of the Popular Resistance Committee, a group formed by the "best and brightest" Gaza jihadists; had been the Palestinian Authority's Interior Ministry General Supervisor
born on --1963 in al-Maghazi refugee camp, Gaza
expired 6-8-2006 in Rafal, Gaza   age 43   cause: assassinated; IDF bombs
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 10.7000 solo points

AKS: Samadhana
painter  Atlanta Constance Sample
born on 10-11-1910
expired 3-??-1994 in Asbury Park, New Jesey   age 83
Hee-Haw actor  Alvin "Junior" Samples Jr.
born on 4-10-1926 in Cumming, Forsythe County, Georgia
expired 11-13-1983 in Cumming, Forsythe County, Georgia   age 57   cause: heart attack
   Contest Selectors
1979 JW7.7%
1980 DR, JW12.5%

painter  Atlanta Constance Sampson
born on 9-9-1896
expired 5-18-1995   age 98
character actor  Will Sampson Jr.   played Chief Bramden in One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (1975)
born on 9-27-1933 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma
expired 5-27-1987 in Houston, Texas   age 53   cause: kidney failure 43 days after heart/lung transplant; scleroderma
BEFORE you send us an E-mail telling us that we have the date of death wrong, read on. The Thursday June 4, 1987 New York Times ran Will's obit; it said he had died on "Wednesday," so many references have assumed that it was the Wednesday before the obit ran (June 3rd) and listed that as his date of death. The AP Dateline at the top of the article/wire copy is "June 2", placing the date of death on the Wednesday before Tuesday June 2nd --- Wednesday May 27, 1987.

Another SFBMoFo Islamo-facist  Imam Samudra   convicted of bombing a Bali nightclub (10/12/2002)
¤born: Abdul Aziz 
born on 1-14-1970 in Serang-Banten, West Java, Indonesia
expired 11-8-2008 in Nusakambangan Island, Central Java, Indonesia   age 38   cause: executed; firing squad
   Contest Selectors

MIT economist  Paul Anthony Samuelson   was the 1970 Nobel economics laureate
born on 5-15-1915 in Gary, Indiana
expired 12-13-2009 in Belmont, Massachusetts   age 94
   Contest Selectors
2007RR, WEP6.5%
2008RR, WEP6.3%
   Scored 5.6000 solo points

World War II veteran  Frank Sanacho   last of the Meskwaki tribe's code talkers
expired 8-21-2004 in Tama, Iowa   age 86
super-geezer  Eunice Orchin Garrett Sanborn   had been the world's "confirmed" oldest person in the world
¤born: Eunice Allen Lyons 
born on 7-20-1895 in Lake Charles, Louisiana
expired 1-31-2011 in Jacksonville, Cherokee County, Texas   age
former SS Standartenführer  Martin Sandberger   war criminal; as commander of the Sonderkommando 1a of the Einsatztruppe had a significant role in the mass murder of Baltic Jews
born on 8-17-1911 in Charlottenburg, Berlin, German Empire
expired 3-30-2010 in Stuttgart, Germany   age 98
   Contest Selectors

poet  Carl August Sandburg   biographer of Abraham Lincoln; winner of three Pulitzer prizes for poetry (1918, 1940 & 1951)
born on 1-6-1878 in Galesburg, Illinois
expired 7-22-1967 in Flat Rock, North Carolina   age 89
character actor  Darrell Sandeen   played a KKK goon in Blazing Saddles (1974) & rogue cop Buzz Meeks (the one decomposing under Susan Loeffert's mother's porch) in L.A. Confidential (1997)
born on 7-13-1930 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 1-22-2009 in Los Angeles, California   age 78   cause: cerebral hemorrhage; fall
former Brown & Williamson chairman and Stalag 13 guard  Thomas Sandefur Jr.   testified before congress that he didn't believe nicotine was addictive; he saw nothing, heard nothing, knew nothing
expired 7-9-1996 in Louisville, Kentucky   age 56
classical violinist  George Edmund Sandell   invented the Gee-Bee Sponge (1947)
born on 8-12-1912 in Malmo, Sweden
expired 8-26-2000 in Santa Monica, California   age 88
orchestra conductor  Kurt Sanderling
born on 9-19-1912 in Arys, East Prussia, German Empire (now Orzysz, Poland)
expired 9-17-2011 in Berlin, Germany   age 98
 Claudia E. Sanders   widow of Harland
born on 9-7-1902
expired 12-31-1996   age 94
schlock movie director  Denis Sanders   made Invasion of the Bee Girls (1973)
born on 1-21-1929 in New York, New York
expired 12-10-1987 in San Diego, California   age 58   cause: heart attack
Academy Award-winning actor  George Sanders   specialized in playing the debonair cad; wife #2: Zsa Zsa Gabor; wife #4: Magda Gabor
born on 7-3-1906 in Saint Petersburg, Russia
expired 4-25-1972 in Castelldefells, Spain   age 65   cause: suicide; Nembutal overdose
Kentucky-fried Colonel  Harland David Sanders Sr.   he did chicken right
born on 9-9-1890 in Henryville, Indiana
expired 12-16-1980 in Shelbyville, Kentucky   age 90   cause: acute leukemia
   Contest Selectors
1979 DO, HA, JW, MS, SB, VM46.2%
1980 BD, DO, DR, EB, JH, RR37.5%
   Scored 1.0000 points

U.S. District judge  Harold Barefoot Sanders Jr.
born on 2-5-1925 in Dallas, Texas
expired 9-21-2008 in Dallas, Texas   age 83   cause: complications from infection
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 6.7000 solo points

soap opera actor  Reginald Byron Sanders   model for Dali's The Crucifixion (1954)
born on 9-24-1925 in Charlotte, North Carolina
expired 11-12-2001 in New York, New York   age 76
former NAACP lawyer  Jawn Ardin Sandifer   in 1950 successfully argued before the U.S. Supreme Court for plaintiff in Henderson v. United States case that struck down "separate-but-equal" accomodations aboard interstate trains (8-0 decision)
born on 6-6-1914 in Greensboro, North Carolina
expired 9-1-2006 in Sarasota, Florida   age 92
Central American revolutionary  Augusto César Sandino   namesake of Nicaraguan political party (Sandinista)
¤born: Augusto Nicolás Caldrón Sandino 
born on 5-18-1895 in Niquinohomo, Masaya, Nicaragua
expired 2-21-1934 in Managua, Nicaragua   age 38   cause: assassinated
rock group leader  Mark J. Sandman   singer and slide bass player with Boston band named Morphine
born on 9-24-1952
expired 7-3-1999 in Palestrina, Italy   age 46   cause: heart attack
classical piansit  Györgi Sándor   a student of Bartók & Kodály
born on 9-21-1912 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary
expired 12-9-2005 in New York, New York   age 93   cause: heart failure
AKS: Gyorgi Gyorgy Sandor
early strongman & body builder  Eugene Sandow   a ststue of him is the Mr. Olympia trophy
¤born: Friederick Wilhelm Mueller 
born on 4-10-1867 in Königsburg, East Prussia
expired 10-16-1925 in London, England   age 58
movie musical producer & director  Mark Rex Sandrich   directed Holiday Inn (1942)
expired 3-5-1945 in Hollywood, California   age 44
actress  Diana Sands   noted for appearing in 1960 stage production of A Raisin in the Sun opposite Sidney Poitier
born on 8-22-1934 in New York, New York
expired 9-21-1973 in New York, New York   age 39   cause: cancer
I.R.A. hunger striker  Robert Sands
expired 5-5-1981 in Belfast, Northern Ireland   age 27
actress  Isabel Sanford   played George's wife Louis "Weezie" Jefferson on The Jeffersons
born on 8-29-1917 in New York, New York
expired 7-9-2004 in Los Angeles, California   age 86
American Birth Control League founder (1921)  Margaret Higgins Sanger   co-founder of the Brooklyn Maternity Center (forerunner of Planned Parenthood Assoc.); believer in eugenics & prevention of breeding amongst the "lesser" races; divorced William Sanger (1921); widow of J. Noah Slee
born on 9-14-1883 in Corning, New York
expired 9-6-1966 in Tucson, Arizona   age 82   cause: arteriosclerosis
movie director  Sang-Ok Shin   kidnapped by agents of Kim Jong-Il to make movies for the beloved leader (1978); escaped in 1986; made the 3 Ninjas series (using the pseudonym "Simon Sheen")
born on 10-11-1926 in Chungjin, Korea
expired 4-11-2006 in Seoul, South Korea   age 79   cause: complications from liver transplant
Guinea-Bissau president (9/8/2009-1/9/2012)  Malam Bacai Sanhá
born on 5-5-1947 in Dar Salam, Portugese Guinea
expired 1-9-2012 in Paris, Île-de-France, France   age 64   cause: complications from diabetes
unrepentant war criminal  Foday Sankoh   his "rebel group" of drunken/drugged-out teenage thugs hacked the limbs from men, women & children during Sierra Leone's civil war
born on 10-17-1937
expired 7-29-2003 in Freetown, Sierra Leone   age 65   cause: complications from stroke
actress  Hope Sansberry
born on 6-19-1894 in Virginia
expired 12-14-1990 in Laguna Hills, California   age 96
serial Mexican General/President/Despot  Antonio López de Santa Anna   ran country 1833-36, March-July 1839, 1841-45 & 1854-55; led the attack on the Alamo
born on 2-21-1794 in Jalapa, Veracruz, Mexico
expired 6-21-1876 in Mexico City, Mexico   age 82
latin musician  Ramón "Mongo" Santamaria   had 1963 instrumental hit Watermelon Man
born on 4-7-1922 in Havana, Cuba
expired 2-1-2003 in Miami, Florida   age 85   cause: complications from stroke
AKS: Ramon
philosopher  George Santayana   wrote The Last Puritan
expired 9-26-1952 in Rome, Italy   age 88   cause: stomach cancer
former Chicago Cubs 3rd baseman  Ronald Edward Santo Sr.   posthumously elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame
born on 2-25-1940 in Seattle, Washington
expired 12-3-2010 in Arizona   age 70   cause: bladder cancer; diabetes
   Contest Selectors
2004ANG, KLS, RAVN16.7%
2005ANG, DTM, KLS, QKU17.4%
2006ANG, DTM, KLS10.0%
2007ANG, KLS6.5%
2008ANG, KLS6.3%
2009ANG, KLS6.7%
2010ANG, KLS7.4%
   Scored 6.7500 points

former steel mill worker  Joseph F. Santoni   responding to a Post-Gazette contest gave the Pittsburgh Pirates NFL team a new name — the Steelers
born on 12-22-1920
expired 10-10-2003 in Charleroi, Pennsylvania   age 82   cause: complications from heart surgery
former Columbian president (1938-42)  Eduardo Santos   publisher of El Tiempo newspaper
expired 3-27-1974 in Bogotá, Columbia   age 86
jazz composer  Moacir J. Santos Sr.
born on 4-8-1924 in Flores do Pajeú, Pernambuco State, Brazil
expired 8-6-2006 in Pasadena, California   age 82   cause: complications from stroke
Harlem Globetrotters co-founder & owner  Abraham "Abe" Saperstein   also founded and owned the Washington Generals, the team that traveled with the Globetrotters and always got beat by them
born on 7-4-1902
expired 3-15-1966 in Chicago, Illinois   age 63
Holocaust survivor  Estelle Sapir   put the screws to Swiss banks for not relinquishing (or even acknowledging) deposits by Jews prior to and during World War II
expired 4-13-1999 in New York, New York   age 73   cause: cardiac arrest
Soyuz 15 cosmonaut  Gennady Vasilyevich Sarafanov   commanded the failed mission to the Salyut 3 space station (8/26-28/1974)
born on 1-1-1942 in Sinekiye, Russia, USSR
expired 9-29-2005   age 63
 José de Sousa Saramago   was the 1998 Nobel literature laureate
born on 11-16-1922 in Azinhaga, Ribatejo Province, Portugal
expired 6-18-2010 in Lanzarote, Canary Islands   age 87
AKS: Jose
golf legend  Gene Sarazen   invented the sand wedge; first to win all four major professional golf tournaments (U.S. & British Opens, the Masters and the P.G.A. Championship)
¤born: Eugenio Saraceni 
born on 2-27-1902 in Harrison, New York
expired 5-13-1999 in Naples, Florida   age 97   cause: pneumonia
Broadway bistro founder/owner  Vincent Sardi Sr.   a post-show watering hole in New York City
born on 12-23-1885
expired 11-19-1969 in Saranac Lake, New York   age 83
retired Broadway restauranteur  Vincent Sardi Jr.
born on 7-23-1915 in Manhattan, New York, New York
expired 1-4-2007 in Berlin, Vermont   age 91   cause: complications from urinary tract infection
dramatist  Jean Victorien Sardou   wrote the play Fédora for Sarah Bernhardt (1882)
born on 9-5-1831 in Paris, France
expired 11-8-1908 in Paris, France   age 77
the other Darin Stevens actor  Dick Sargent   sprinkled with fairy dust by Endora?
¤born: Richard Cox 
born on 4-13-1933 in Carmel, California
expired 7-8-1994 in Los Angeles, California   age 64   cause: prostate cancer
pay tv pioneer  Horace William "Bill" Sargent Jr.
born on 4-17-1927 in Caddo, Oklahoma
expired 10-19-2003 in Caddo, Oklahoma   age 76   cause: heart attack
Akkedian Dynasty founder  King Sargon of Agade   first Semitic King of Mesopotamia
born on --2334 BC in Saffron, Mesopotamia
expired ??-??-2279 BC   age 55
ruthless self-agrandizing RCA persident  David Sarnoff   as a Marconi Wireless Telegraph Co. radio-telegraph operator was involved in the Titanic rescue effort; father of Robert; played fast and loose with the truth
born on 2-27-1891 in Uzlian, Minsk Province, Russia
expired 12-12-1971 in New York, New York   age 80   cause: complications from Mastoid infection
former RCA president  Robert W. Sarnoff   son of David
born on 7-2-1918 in New York, New York
expired 2-22-1997 in New York, New York   age 78   cause: cancer
playwright & Nigerian anti-government activist  Ken Saro-Wiwa
born on 10-10-1941 in Bori, Nigeria
expired 11-10-1995 in Port Harcourt, Nigeria   age 54
writer  William Saroyan
born on 8-31-1908 in Fresno, California
expired 5-18-1981 in Fresno, California   age 72   cause: cancer
   Contest Selectors
1980 GP6.3%

lawyer & author  Nathalie Sarraute
¤born: Matasha Tcherniak 
born on 7-18-1900 in Ivanovo-Voznessensk, Russia
expired 10-19-1999 in Paris, France   age 99
actor  Michael Sarrazin   had lead role in The Gumball Rally (1976); played Trevan in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "The Quickening" (1996)
¤born: Jacques Michel Andre Sarrazin 
born on 5-22-1940 in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
expired 4-17-2011 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada   age 70   cause: cancer
to next Pope: Benedict XVto previous Pope: Leo XIII Sainted Catholic Church leader (1903-1914)  Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto   elected 258th Pope of the Roman Catholic Church August 4, 1903
¤Pope Pius X 
born on 6-2-1835 in Riese, Treviso, Venice Territory, Italy
expired 8-20-1914 in Rome, Italy   age 79
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in May 1965 existentialist philosopher  Jean-Paul-Charles-Aymard Sartre   declined the 1964 Nobel prize in literature
born on 6-21-1905 in Paris, France
expired 4-15-1980 in Paris, France   age 74   cause: edema of the lungs
   Contest Selectors
1980 GP6.3%
   Scored 4.6000 solo points

Tura (right) with her `Pussycat' co-horts in mayhem stripper/actress  Tura Luna Satana   played Suzette Wong in Irma la Douce (1963) and Varla in Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)
¤born: Tura Luna Pascual Yamaguchi
widow of Endel Jurman 
born on 7-10-1938 in Hokkaido, Japan
expired 2-4-2011 in Reno, Nevada   age 72   cause: heart failure
 Yakup Satar   the last World War I veteran of the Ottoman army
born on 3-11-1898 in The Crimea, Ukraine, Russian Empire
expired 4-2-2008 in Seyitgazi District, Eskişehir, Türkiye   age 110   cause: complications from infection
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 4.0000 solo points

 Swami Satchidananda   "opened" the Woodstock music festival; founded Yogaville, Virginia
¤given name: Ramaswamy 
born on 12-22-1914 in Chettipalayamm, India
expired 8-19-2002 in Madras, India   age 87
1974 Nobel peace prize recipient  Eisaku Sato
born on 3-27-1901 in Tabuse, Yamaguch Prefecture, Japan
expired 6-3-1975 in Tokyo, Japan   age 74
Saudi Arabia founder (1927) & first King  Ibn Saud   sired over 140 children
¤full name: Abdul-Aziz Ibn Abdur-Rahman al-Faisal Al Saud 
born on --1880 in Riyadh, Nejd Province, Arabia
expired 11-9-1953 in Bahrain   age 73   cause: heart disease
Saudi Arabian  King Saud   ruled 1953-64; deposed by brother Faisal for inept administration of oil revenues
born on 1-15-1902 in Kuwait
expired 2-23-1969 in Athens, Greece   age 67
Prince  Saad bin Abdel-Aziz bin Abdel-Rahman Al Saud   son of the founder of Saudi Arabia
expired 7-23-1993   age 70
television producer  Robert Saudek   created Omnibus tv series (1952-61), hosted by Alistair Cooke; on a commission from William Paley established the Museum of Broadcasting (now the Museum of Television and Radio) in 1974
born on 4-11-1911 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
expired 3-13-1997 in Baltimore, Maryland   age 85
Dame  Cicely Mary Strode Saunders   founder of the modern hospice movement; recipient of the Templeton Foundation Prize (1981)
born on 6-22-1918 in Barnet, Hertfordshire, England
expired 7-14-2005 in London, England   age 87   cause: cancer
 John P. Saunders   took over writing the Mary Worth comic strip from his father (1979)
born on 9-9-1924
expired 11-15-2003 in Toledo, Ohio   age 79   cause: complications from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Grateful Dead keyboardist  Merl Saunders Sr.   wrote the theme song for the 1980s Twilight Zone revival
¤born: Merl Saunders Washington 
born on 2-14-1934 in San Mateo, California
expired 10-24-2008 in San Francisco, California   age 74   cause: infections; complications from stroke
acrobat & movie stunt man  Russell Maurice Saunders
born on 5-21-1919 in near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
expired 6-1-2001 in Los Angeles, California   age 82
sociologist & demographer  Alfred Sauvy   in the article "Trois Mondes, Une Planète" of the August 14, 1952 edition of L'Observatuer coined the phrase "Third World" ("Ce Tiers-Monde, ignoré, exploité, méprisé comme le Tiers-État" — "That Third World, ignored, exploited, scorned, like the Third Estate")
born on 10-31-1898 in Villeneuve-de-la-Raho, France
expired 10-30-1990 in Paris, France   age 91
Kojak actor  Aristoteles "Telly" Savalas   "Who loves ya, baby?"; played Ernst Stavro Blofeld in James Bond movie On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
born on 1-21-1923 in Garden City, New York
expired 1-23-1994 in Universal City, California   age 70   cause: cancer
Angolan rebel leader  Jonas Malheiro Savimbi   founded the National Union for the Total Independence of Angola (Portugese acronym: UNITA) in 1966
born on 8-3-1934 in Munhango, Bie Province Angola
expired 2-22-2002 in Moxico Province, Angola   age 67   cause: "a hail of bullets"
   Contest Selectors
2000 IVY14%

1960s campus protester  Mario E. Savio   "leader" of sit-ins at U.C. Berkely in 1964
born on 12-8-1942
expired 11-6-1996 in Sebastopol, California   age 53   cause: heart failure
tv news anchor  Jessica Beth Savitch
born on 2-2-1948 in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
expired 10-24-1983 in New Hope, Pennsylvania   age 35   cause: got drunk(/stoned), drove into canal & drowned inside the car
soviet WWII fighter ace  Yevgeny Savitsky
expired 4-6-1980   age ??
AIDS-ravaged Philadelphia pederast  Eddie Savitz
expired 3-27-1993   age 51
Burmese general  Saw Maung   a brutal and erratic dictator
born on 5-12-1928 in Mandalay, Burma
expired 7-24-1997 in Yangon, Burma   age 69   cause: heart attack
Goldwyn Studios sound department head  Gordon E. Sawyer   a special oscar award category is named in his honor
born on 8-27-1905 in Santa Barbara, California
expired 5-15-1980 in Santa Barbara, California   age 74   cause: heart attack; stroke
physicist  Ralph A. Sawyer   directed A-bomb tests at Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands (1946; Operation Crossroads); inadvertantly provided the inspiration for the name of a new form of scanty bathing attire
born on 1-5-1895 in Atkinson, New Hampshire
expired 12-6-1978 in Ann Arbor, Michigan   age 83
instrument inventor  Adolphe Antoine-Joseph Sax   invented the Saxophone in 1842
born on 11-6-1814 in Dinant, Belgium
expired 2-4-1894 in Paris, France   age 79
4th (and final) Nixon Attorney General (1974-75)  William Bart "Bill" Saxbe
born on 6-24-1916
expired 8-24-2010 in Mechanicsburg, Ohio   age 94
1980 Reuben Award winner magazine cartoonist  Charles David Saxon   received the 1980 Reuben Award
born on 11-13-1920 in Brooklyn, New York, New York
expired 12-6-1988 in New Canaan, Connecticut   age 68
1930s opera soprano  Bidú Sayão
¤born: Balduina de Oliveira Sayão 
born on 5-11-1902 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
expired 3-12-1999 in Rockport, Maine   age 96
crime novel author  Dorothy Leigh Sayers
expired 12-17-1957 in Witham, England   age 64
sailor  Nicholas Salvatore "Nick" Scadone   won the gold medal a the 2008 para-Olympics in Beijing
born on 3-4-1966 in Santa Ana, California
expired 1-2-2009 in Fountain Valley, California   age 42   cause: respiratory failure; ALS
cartoonist  Al Scaduto   succeeded Jimmy Hatlo as the artist of the They'll Do It Every Time strip
born on 12-7-1928 in The Bronx, New York, New York
expired 12-7-2007 in Sleepy Hollow, New York   age 79
 Philip Scaffidi   Niagra University basketball player
born on 4-3-1956
expired 3-23-1980 in Buffalo, New York   age 23   cause: cancer
   Contest Selectors
1980 JW6.3%
   Scored 9.7000 solo points

actress  Gia Scala   played "mute" resistance fighter Anna in Guns of Navarone (1961)
¤real name: Giovanna Sgoglio 
born on 3-3-1934 in Liverpool, England
expired 4-30-1972 in Hollywood Hills, California   age 38   cause: suicide; alcohol/drug overdose
political prisoner  Junius Irving Scales   only American sent to prison for being a member of the American Communist Party (1940 Smith Act); spent 15 months in the Federal slammer (1961-62); JFK commuted his sentence
born on 3-26-1920 in Greensboro, North Carolina
expired 8-5-2002 in New York, New York   age 82   cause: heart failure; stroke
food importer  Louis J. Scaramelli   co-founded Fairleigh Dickinson University (1941)
expired 2-1-1957 in Rutherford, New Jersey   age 79
mobster  Gregory Scarpa Sr.
born on 5-8-1928
expired 6-8-1994   age 66
screenwriter  Furio Scarpelli   co-wrote The Organizer, Casanova 70, Il Postino (The Postman) & Il Buono, Il Bruto, Il Cattiro (The Good, The Bad, The Ugly)
expired 4-28-2010 in Rome, Italy   age 90   cause: heart problems
author  Richard McClure Scarry
born on 6-5-1919 in Boston, Massachusetts
expired 4-30-1994 in Gstaad, Switzerland   age 74
photographer  Francesco Scavullo
born on 1-10-1921 in New York, New York
expired 1-6-2004 in New York, New York   age 82   cause: heart failure
AKS: Francisco
sports broadcaster  Richard "Dick" Schaap   credited with calling New York City "Fun City"
born on 9-27-1934 in New York, New York
expired 12-21-2001   age 67   cause: complications following hip replacement surgery
   Contest Selectors
2002 JEDS

German banker  Hjalmar Horace Greeley Schacht   early Hitler supporter & economic advisor
born on 1-22-1877 in Tingleff, Germany
expired 6-4-1970 in München, Germany   age 93
retired L.A. school superintendent  Norman Schachter   was an NFL referee (1954-76), working the first Super Bowl, the first Monday Night football game & the Ice Bowl in Green Bay (12/31/1967)
born on 4-30-1914 in New York, New York
expired 10-2-2004 in San Pedro, California   age 90
movie & tv producer and director  George Louis Schaefer
born on 12-16-1920
expired 9-10-1997 in Los Angeles, California   age 76
1920s 5-time 18.2 balkline billiard champion  Jacob F. "Jake" Schaefer Jr.   played in last championship held (1938)
born on 10-18-1894 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 11-10-1975 in Cleveland, Ohio   age 81
My Sister Sam actress  Rebecca Schaeffer
born on 11-6-1967 in Portland, Oregon
expired 7-18-1989 in West Hollywood, California   age 21   cause: murderd; shot
Gold Seal Co. founder (1942)  Harold Lyle Schafer   maker of Glass Wax and Mr. Bubble
born on 2-1-1912
expired 12-2-2001 in Bismarck, North Dakota   age 89   cause: infection; congestive heart failure
Mr. Blooper  Kermit Schafer
born on 3-24-1923 in New York, New York
expired 3-8-1979 in South Miami, Florida   age 55   cause: heart attack
AKS: Schaefer Schaeffer Shaefer Shaeffer Shafer Shaffer
actress  Natalie Schafer   played Eunice "Lovey" Wentworth Howell on Gilligan's Island; married to Louis Calhern 1934-42
born on 11-5-1900 in Red Bank, New Jersey
expired 4-10-1991 in Los Angeles, California   age 90   cause: cancer
Nazi pædophile  Paul Schäfer (Schneider)   was a member of the Hitler Youth; founder of Colonia Digidad agricultural commune (used as a torture/detention center during Pinochet's regime); molested a whole bunch of young boys
born on 12-2-1921 in Troisdorf, Germany
expired 4-24-2010 in Santiago, Chile   age 88   cause: heart failure
AKS: Schafer Schaefer
comics artist  Kurt Schaffenberger   drew Lois Lane comics in 1960s
born on 12-15-1920 in Germany
expired 1-24-2002 in Brick, New Jersey   age 81   cause: complications from diabetes
director  Franklin James Schaffner   directed Planet of the Apes (1968), Patton (1970; Best Director oscar) & The Boys From Brazil (1978)
born on 5-3-1920 in Tokyo, Japan
expired 7-2-1989 in Santa Monica, California   age 69
former CBS News correspondent  Robert Schakne
born on 8-19-1926
expired 8-31-1989   age 63
retired University of Wisconsin - Madison food researcher Dr.  Edward Joseph Schantz Sr.   isolated the toxin in type-A Botulism (1946) while working for the U.S. Army at Fort Detrick, Maryland; developed a method of purifying & crystalizing the pure toxin; in 1979 brewed up a batch of 0.2 grams using hydrolyzed casein, yeast extract & glucose (a lethal dose for a human is 0.0000001 grams)
¤"the Grandfather of Botox" 
born on 8-27-1908 in Hartford, Wisconsin
expired 4-28-2005 in Madison, Wisconsin   age 96   cause: congestive heart failure
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 5.4000 solo points

movie/tv composer  Walter Scharf   wrote scores for Mercy Island (1942), White Christmas (1954), Funny Girl (1968), Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1972) & Ben (1973)
born on 8-1-1910 in New York, New York
expired 2-24-2003 in Brentwood, California   age 92
Prussian military leader  Gerhard Johann David von Scharnhorst   namesake of World War II battleship
born on 11-12-1755 in Bordenau, Prussia
expired 6-28-1813 in Prague, Prussia   age 57
Hollywood agent  Dory Schary   wrote story for screenplay of Boys Town (1938); replaced Louis B. Mayer as head of MGM (1951)
¤born: Isidore Schary 
born on 8-31-1905 in Newark, New Jersey
expired 7-7-1980 in New York, New York   age 74
microbiologist  Albert Israel Schatz   as a 23 year old Rutgers graduate student did substantial development work on streptomyicin (1943); he had to sue to get his due credit (and royalties) after his professor, Selman Waksman, took all the credit (and a Nobel Prize)
born on 2-2-1920 in Norwich, Connecticut
expired 1-17-2005 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania   age 84   cause: pancreatic cancer
Miss America 1924  Ruth Malcomson Schaubel
born on 4-16-1906
expired 5-25-1988 in Broomall, Pennsylvania   age 82
MASER & LASER pioneer Dr.  Arthur Leonard Schawlow   collaborated with Dr. Charles H. Townes on the microwave forerunner of the LASER; wrote research paper in 1957 that became the basis for the first physical LASER device, built in 1960 by Dr. Theodore Maiman; co-recipient of 1981 Nobel physics prize
born on 5-5-1921 in Mount Vernon, New York
expired 4-28-1999 in Palo Alto, California   age 77   cause: congestive heart failure; leukemia
AKS: Shawlow
cut-rate car painter  Earl A. Scheib
born on 2-28-1908
expired 2-27-1992 in Beverly Hills, California   age 83   cause: emphysema
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in September 1980 actor  Roy Richard Scheider
born on 11-10-1932 in Orange, New Jersey
expired 2-10-2008 in Little Rock, Arkansas   age 75   cause: staph infection; multiple myeloma
   Contest Selectors
2006DFFC, SPIT6.7%
2007AUDC, SPIT6.5%
   Scored 6.2500 points

Harvey with an early Betamax recorder/player former SONY America president  Harvey Lester Schein   championed the Betamax vcr format
born on 9-15-1927 in The Bronx, New York, New York
expired 5-14-2008   age 80   cause: lymphoma
actress  Maria Margarethe Anna Schell   sister of Maximilian Schell
born on 1-15-1921 in Vienna, Austria
expired 4-26-2005 in Preitenegg, Austria   age 84   cause: heart failure; pneumonia
former University of Michigan football coach (1969-89)  Glenn Edward "Bo" Schembechler Jr.
born on 4-1-1929 in Barberton, Ohio
expired 11-17-2006 in Southfield, Michigan   age 77   cause: heart failure
   Contest Selectors
1979 JW7.7%

litigant  Edward Lewis Schempp   with wife field suit to prevent the reading of the Bible in public schools; the case was combined with one from Madalyn Murray O'Hair; the Supreme Court voted 8-1 in their favor (6-17-1963)
born on 2-29-1908 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 11-8-2003 in Heyward, California   age 95
litigant  Sidney G. Schempp   with husband and a well-known atheist put a stop to bible readings in public schools (Abington Township v. Schempp)
born on 3-1-1913 in Grant's Pass, Oregon
expired 7-5-2004 in Castro Valley, California   age 91   cause: liver disease
movie producer  Joseph M. Schenck   co-founded 20th Century Company (1933)
expired 10-22-1961 in Beverly Hills, California   age 82
Loew's Inc. co-founder  Nicholas M. Schenck   a founder of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc.
born on 11-14-1881
expired 3-3-1969 in Miami Beach, California   age 87
former radio/tv sportscaster  Chris Schenkel   worked for CBS & ABC covering college & pro football and 8 Olympic games
born on 8-21-1923 in Bippus, Wabash County, Indiana
expired 9-11-2005 in Fort Wayne, Indiana   age 82   cause: complications from ulcer surgery; emphysema
former NBC White House correspondent  Ray Scherer
born on 6-7-1919 in Fort Wayne, Indiana
expired 7-1-2000 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 81   cause: cancer
R.P. Scherer Corp. founder (1933)  Robert Pauli Scherer   en engineer, he developed the rotary die method of making gelatin capsules used to contain medicine, vitamins and candies
born on 10-10-1906
expired 7-27-1960 in Detroit, Michigan   age 53
former ABC tv programming executive  Edgar J. Scherick   executive producer of Take the Money and Run
born on 10-10-1924 in New York, New York
expired 12-2-2002 in Los Angeles, California   age 78   cause: complications from leukemia
Detroit Times founder and former publisher  James Schermerhorn
expired 12-2-1941 in Detroit, Michigan   age 76
Three Dog Night bassist  Joseph "Joe" Schermie
born on 2-12-1948
expired 3-25-2002 in Los Angeles, California   age 54
fashion designer  Elsa Schiaparelli
born on 9-10-1890 in Rome, Italy
expired 11-13-1973 in Paris, France   age 83   cause: stroke
movie actor  Vincent Andrew Schiavelli   Planet 10 Red Lectroid henchman John O'Connor in The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984); also portrayed the computer-generated Minosian Arms Peddler in the Star Trek: The Next Generation episode "Arsenal of Freedom" (1988)
born on 11-11-1948 in New York, New York
expired 12-26-2005 in Polizzi Generosa, Sicily, Italy   age 57   cause: lung cancer
persistently vegetative hospice resident  Theresa Marie "Terri" Schiavo   subject of all manner of legal wrangling over her feeding tube — take it out, put it in, take it out, put it in, .... ; poster girl for living wills
¤née: Schindler 
born on 12-3-1963 in Corning, Pennsylvania
expired 3-31-2005 in Pinellas Park, Florida   age 41   cause: heart failure; kidney failure; dehydration
   Contest Selectors
2005KLS, MOT, PCD, RAVN17.4%
   Scored 8.7125 points

AKS: Terry
Nicaraguan president (5/1/1963-8/3/1966)  René Schick Gutiérrez
born on --1909 in Managua, Nicaragua
expired 8-3-1966 in Managua, Nicaragua   age 57   cause: heart attack
musician and film director  David Schickele   co-created P.D.Q. Bach with his brother and friend Ernest Lloyd
born on 3-20-1937 in Ames, Iowa
expired 10-31-1999 in San Francisco, California   age 62   cause: brain cancer
advertising copy writer  Arthur D. Schiff   gave name to the Ginsu knives & came up with the phrase "but wait, there's more..." (1983)
born on 5-1-1940
expired 8-24-2006 in Coral Springs, Florida   age 66   cause: lung cancer
AKS: Shiff
Hollywood makeup artist  Robert J. "Bob" Schiffer
born on 9-4-1916 in Seattle, Washington
expired 4-26-2005 in Los Angeles, California   age 88   cause: complications from stroke
vaudeville producer  Frank Schiffman   co-founded Harlem's Apollo Theater (1934) with Leo Brecher
born on 3-7-1893
expired 1-15-1974 in Miami Beach, Florida   age 80
actor  Joseph Schildkraut   played Otto Frank in The Diary of Anne Frank (1959); two-time winner of a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award
born on 3-22-1896 in Vienna, Austria
expired 1-21-1964 in New York, New York   age 67
German rocket engineer Dr.  Martin Schilling   worked on the V-2 ("Vergeltungswaffe 2" --- "Vengeance Weapon 2") under Wernher Von Braun at Peenemünde
born on 10-1-1911 in Hörde, Germany
expired 4-30-2000 in Burlington, Massachusetts   age 88   cause: heart failure
potty-mouth comedian  Robert Schimmel
born on 1-16-1950 in New York, New York
expired 9-3-2010 in Phoenix, Arizona   age 60   cause: head injuries; auto accident; liver failure; hepatitis C; non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
AKS: Shimmel Schimel Shimel
Oscar's widow  Emilie Schindler
¤born: Emilie Belzl 
born on 10-22-1907 in Alt-Moletein, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary
expired 10-5-2001 in Strausberg, Germany   age 93   cause: complications from stroke
   Contest Selectors
2000 RR14%
2001 RR12½%
   Scored 5.7000 solo points

 Oskar Schindler   philandering Nazi businessman; saved 1,200 Jews from death camps; subject of movie Schindler's List; abandoned his long-suffering wife (1957)
born on 4-28-1908 in Zwittau, Moravia, Austria-Hungary
expired 10-9-1974 in Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany   age 66
conductor  Thomas Schippers   co-founder of the Spoleto Festival
born on 3-9-1930 in Kalamazoo, Michigan
expired 12-16-1977 in New York, New York   age 47   cause: lung cancer
Sigma 7, Gemini VI and Apollo 7 astronaut  Walter Marty "Wally" Schirra Jr.
born on 3-12-1923 in Hackensack, New Jersey
expired 5-3-2007 in La Jolla, California   age 84   cause: heart attack; cancer
   Contest Selectors
2007AUDC, BYE6.5%
   Scored 5.3500 points

AKS: Shirra
inventor  Gilmore Tilmen Schjeldahl   made Echo I, the first (passive) communications satellite (a 100 foot aluminized mylar balloon), launched by NASA in August 1960 (it stayed up for 8 years)
born on 6-1-1912 in Esmond, North Dakota
expired 3-9-2002 in Lenox, Massachusetts   age 89
former 20th Century Fox director of tv research  Hubert Joseph "Hub" Schlafly   built the first teleprompter for Fred Barton Jr. & Irving Kahn (1950); picked up a couple of Emmys for his work on this and cable tv stuff
born on 8-14-1919 in Saint Louis, Missouri
expired 4-20-2011 in Stamford, Connecticut   age 91
sculptor  Felix Schlag   won contest to design the obverse/reverse of the Jefferson nickel (1938), successor to the "Buffalo" nickel
expired 3-9-1974 in Owosso, Michigan   age 82
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in May 1966 historian  Arthur Meier Schlesinger Jr.
born on 10-15-1917 in Columbus, Ohio
expired 2-27-2007 in Manhattan, New York, New York   age 89   cause: heart attack
   Contest Selectors
2005QKU, TBC8.7%
   Scored 6.1000 solo points

movie director  John Richard Schlesinger   made Darling (1965), Midnight Cowboy (1969; Best Director oscar) & Marathon Man (1975)
born on 2-16-1926 in London, England
expired 7-25-2003 in Palm Springs, California   age 77   cause: complications from stroke
cartoon-producer extraordinary  Leon Schlesinger   made some of the greatest Warner Brothers cartoons
expired 12-25-1949 in Los Angeles, California   age 65
estranged mom  Yolanda "Lundy" Schlessinger   last seen in early September 2002, her body was discovered December 16, 2002 in a bad state of decomposition; hadn't spoken with daughter in more than a decade
¤née: Ceccovini 
born on 1-12-1923 in Italy
expired 9-1-2002 in Beverly Hills, California   age 79   cause: blunt force trauma; ball-peen hammer blows
Father  Johann Martin Schleyer   invented the Volapük language (1880)
born on 7-18-1831 in Oberlauda, Germany
expired 8-16-1912 in Konstanz, Germany   age 81
AKS: Volapuk
archaeologist  Heinrich Schliemann   located and did early excavation on the ruins of ancient city of Troy, at the site known as Hisarlik
born on 1-6-1822 in Neubuchow, Germany
expired 12-26-1890 in Naples, Italy   age 68
"controversial" film/stage director  Christoph Maria Schlingensief   also an actor, author, performance artist, honeywagon driver & zeppelin inflator
born on 10-24-1960 in Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
expired 8-21-2010 in Berlin, Germany   age 49   cause: cancer
   Contest Selectors

heavyweight boxing opponent of Joe Louis  Maximilian Adolf Otto Siegfried Schmeling   the Great White Aryan Hope
born on 9-28-1905 in Klein-Luckow, Brandenburg, Germany
expired 2-2-2005 in Hollenstedt, Germany   age 99
   Contest Selectors
2001DTM, RR25%
2002DTM, JAC, JL, MORB, RR45.5%
2003ANG, COCO, DTM, JL, KOHD, PCD, RR33.3%
2004ANG, DTM, EOD, MJ, NFG, PCD, RR38.9%
   Scored 2.6070 points

AKS: Max Shmeling Schmielling Shmelling
retired professor  Hannelore "Loki" Schmidt   had been a botany expert
¤née: Glaser
Mrs. Helmut Schmidt 
born on 3-3-1919 in Hamburg, Germany
expired 10-20-2010 in Hamburg, Germany   age 91
   Contest Selectors

orchestra conductor  Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt
born on 5-5-1900 in Berlin, Germany
expired 5-28-1973 in Hamburg, Germany   age 73
tv game show producer  Anne-Marie Schmitt   won 9 Emmys for producting various versions of the Pyramid tv game show; in her paid death notice was described as the "beloved companion" of Bob Stewart
born on 9-6-1931
expired 4-26-2006 in California   age 74
Nazi financier  Herman Schmitz   part of the group that formed the I.G. Farben cartel in 1925 by merging BASF, Agfa, Hoechst, Weiler-ter-Meer & Griesheim-Elektron; helped Hitler come to power; was the chairman of it's board (1935-45); served one year ofa 4 year sentence after the war
born on --1881
expired 10-8-1960 in Heidelburg, Germany   age 79
ultra-conservative one-term California congressman (1971-72)  John George Schmitz   1972 American Independent Party presidential candidate; father of Mary Kay LeTourneau
born on 8-12-1930 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
expired 1-10-2001 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 70   cause: cancer
pianist  Artur Schnabel
expired 8-15-1951 in Axenstein, Switzerland   age 69
actor  Stefan Schnabel   spent 17 years on Guiding Light soap opera; son of Artur
born on 2-2-1912 in Berlin, Germany
expired 3-11-1999 in Rogaro, Italy   age 87   cause: heart attack
last colonial governor of German East Africa  Heinrich Schnee
expired 6-23-1949 in Berlin, Germany   age 78   cause: traffic accident
movie producer  Charles Hirsh Schneer   collaborated extensively with Ray Harryhausen on such fantasy/sci-fi flix as: It Came From Beneath The Sea (1955), Earth vs. the Flying Saucers (1956), 20 Million Miles to Earth (1957), Hellcats of the Navy (1957),The Seventh Voyage of Sinbad (1958), The Three Worlds of Gulliver (1960), Mysterious Island (1961), Jason and the Argonauts (1963), First Men in the Moon (1964), The Valley of Gwangi (1969) & Clash of the Titans (1981)
born on 5-5-1920 in Norfolk, Virginia
expired 1-21-2009 in Boca Raton, Florida   age 88   cause: complications from Alzheimer's disease
AKS: Hersh Hursh Hirsch Shneer Schnear Shnear
Rabbi  Menachem Mendel Schneerson
born on 4-18-1902 in Nikolayev, Russia
expired 6-12-1994   age 92
movie producer  Berton J. "Bert" Schneider   was a co-creator of The Monkees tv music group; produced Easy Rider (1969), Five Easy Pieces (1970), The Last Picture Show (1971), Hearts and Minds (1974; Best Documentary oscar) & Days of Heaven (1978)
born on 5-5-1933 in New York, New York
expired 12-12-2011 in Los Angeles, California   age 78
midget/actress  Elly Annie Schneider   appeared in Freaks (1932) & as a Munchkin in The Wizard of Oz (1939)
¤aka: "Tiny Earles" «or» "Tiny Doll" 
born on 7-23-1914 in Stolpen, Germany
expired 9-6-2004 in Sarasota, Florida   age 90   cause: heart failure
It's better with butter?! actress  Maria Schneider   Brando's "love interest" in Last Tango In Paris (1972); did March 1973 Playboy pictorial; battled drug addiction, mental illness & a vicious Parkay habit
¤born: Marie Christine Gélin 
born on 3-27-1952 in Paris, Île-de-France, France
expired 2-3-2011 in Paris, Île-de-France, France   age 58   cause: cancer
tv writer  Paul Schneider   wrote three scripts for Star Trek: Balance of Terror (1966), Squire of Gothos (1967) & The Terratin Incident (1973)
born on 8-4-1923 in Passaic, New Jersey
expired 10-13-2008 in Idyllwild, California   age 85
attorney  Ralph E. Schneider   Diners' Club co-founder & chairman
expired 11-2-1964 in New York, New York   age 55
actress  Romy Schneider
¤born: Rosemariie Albach-Retty 
born on 9-23-1938 in Vienna, Austria
expired 5-28-1982 in Paris, France   age 43
classical violinist  Wolfgang Schneiderhan
born on 5-28-1915 in Vienna, Lower Austria, Austria-Hungary
expired 5-18-2002 in Vienna, Austria   age 86
movie producer / director  Ernest Beaumont Schoedsack   co-produced Grass (1925), King Kong (1933; he was the airplane gunner that "Shot down" Kong), Son of Kong and Mighty Joe Young (1949) with Merian C. Cooper; directed The Last Days of Pompeii (1935) and Dr. Cyclops (1940)
born on 6-8-1893 in Council Bluffs, Iowa
expired 12-23-1979 in Los Angeles, California   age 86
AKS: Shoedsack Schoadsack Schoedsak Shodsak
U-Haul founder (1945)  Leonard Samuel Schoen
born on 2-29-1916 in McGrath, Minnesota
expired 10-4-1999 in Las Vegas, Nevada   age 83   cause: suicide; car crashed into utility pole
Shoneys co-founder  Alex "Shoney" Schoenbaum   opened his first restaurant in 1947; opened first Shoneys in 1953; thrice declared a football All-American (1936-38)
born on 8-8-1915
expired 12-6-1996 in Sarasota, Florida   age 81   cause: complications from heart attack
composer  Arnold Schoenberg
expired 7-13-1951 in Brentwood, California   age 76
pro wrassler  Robert Schoenberger
¤aka: "Bobby Shane
born on 8-25-1945
expired 2-20-1975   age 39   cause: airplane crash
former CBS correspondent (1945-63)  David Schoenbrun   with ABC News (1963-79)
born on 3-15-1915 in New York, New York
expired 5-23-1988 in New York, New York   age 73
John Schoenherr's rendition of a giant Dune worm illustrator  John Carl Schoenherr   recipient of the 1965 Hugo Award for Best Artist, 1972 Newberry Nedal & 1987 Caldecott Medal; illustrated the serialization of "Dune" in Analog magazine (1963 & 1965); also illustrated Anne McCaffrey's "Pern" stories
born on 7-5-1935 in Queens, New York, New York
expired 4-8-2010 in Stockton, New Jersey   age 74
Kwikset Lock Co. co-founder (1948)  Adolf Schoepe
born on 1-1-1904 in Berkenroth, Germany
expired 7-29-2001 in Fullerton, California   age 97   cause: stroke
foot care product manufacturer  William Howard Scholl   nephew of company founder
born on 9-24-1920 in London, England
expired 3-15-2002 in Douglas, Isle of Man, England   age 81   cause: pneumonia
foot pad mogul  William Mathias Scholl   founded Scholl Manufacturing, maker of Dr. Scholl's foot products
born on 6-22-1882
expired 3-30-1968 in Chicago, Illinois   age 85
former New York Times music critic (1960-80)  Harold Charles Schonberg   won 1971 Pulitzer prize for criticism
born on 11-29-1915 in New York, New York
expired 7-26-2003 in New York, New York   age 87
AKS: Schonburg Schoenberg Schoenburg Shonberg Shonburg
naturalist and Federal Northwest Territory Indian agent  Henry Rowe Schoolcraft   friend of Longfellow; wrote The Myth of Hiawatha (1854); a Michigan county is named for him
born on 3-28-1793 in Albany County, New York
expired 12-10-1864 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 71
1924 US Sabre champion  Leon Monroe Schoonmaker   on four Olympic fencing teams
expired 5-30-1950 in New York, New York   age 68   cause: coronary thrombosis
newsman  Daniel Louis Schorr   worked for CBS, CNN & NPR
born on 8-31-1916 in New York, New York
expired 7-23-2010 in Washington, District of Columbia   age 93
   Contest Selectors
2000ANG, BOD29%
2007BOD, PCD6.5%
2010BOD, QKU7.4%
   Scored 4.4500 points

AKS: Shorr Shore Shor Schore Schorre
white trash former baseball club owner  Margaret "Marge" Schott   sold her interest in October 1999
¤née: Unnewehr 
born on 8-18-1928 in Cincinnati, Ohio
expired 3-2-2004 in Cincinnati, Ohio   age 75   cause: respiratory failure
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 7.5000 solo points

AKS: Schot Shott Shot
screenwriter  Leonard Schrader   brother of Paul; wrote Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985); co-wrote Mishima (1985)
born on 11-30-1943 in Grand Rapids, Michigan
expired 11-2-2006 in Los Angeles, California   age 62   cause: heart failure
astrophysicist Dr.  David Schramm   authority on the "Big Bang"
born on 10-25-1945
expired 12-18-1997 in Denver, Colorado   age 52   cause: plane crash
former Dallas Cowboys general manager (1960-89)  Texas Earnest Schramm
born on 6-2-1920 in San Gabriel, California
expired 7-15-2003 in Dallas, Texas   age 83
AKS: Schram Shramm Shram
creepy actor  Max Schreck   played title role in Nosferatu (1922), the first screen vampire opus (and an all-too-obvious ripoff of Dracula; Bram Stoker's widow nailed the producers for copyright violation and had (almost) "all" prints of the movie destroyed)
born on 6-11-1879 in Berlin, Germany
expired 11-26-1936 in München, Bavaria, Germany   age 57   cause: heart attack
AKS: Shreck Schrek Shrek
ceramicist & industrial designer  Viktor Sebring Schreckengost   created the art deco "Jazz Bowl" for Eleanor Roosevelt
born on 6-26-1906 in Sebring, Ohio
expired 1-26-2008 in Tallahassee, Florida   age 101
AKS: Victor Shrekengost
comedian & former Doritos pitchman  Avery Schreiber   played Captain Cornelius Butt in Galaxina (1980)
born on 4-9-1935 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 1-7-2002 in Los Angeles, California   age 66   cause: heart attack; complications from hip surgery
 Keith M. Schroder   co-founded the now-defunct Bill Knapp's restaurant chain (1948)
born on 4-14-1899
expired 5-9-1981 in Battle Creek, Michigan   age 82
1924 1924 Nobel physics co-laureate  Erwin Rudolf Josef Alexander Schrödinger   one of his proposed intellectual exercises was bad news for his pet feline
born on 8-12-1887 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary
expired 1-4-1961 in Vienna, Austria   age 73   cause: tuberculosis
long-ago amateur tennis champion  Frederick Rudolph "Ted" Schroeder   won the U.S. National Championship in 1942 & Wimbeldon singles title in 1949, as well as a number of doubles championships
born on 7-20-1821 in Newark, New Jersey
expired 5-26-2006 in La Jolla, California   age 84   cause: cancer
 Frank Schubert   last civilian coastal lighthouse keeper at the Norton Point Light on Coney Island (1960-2003)
born on 9-14-1915 in Staten Island, New York
expired 12-11-2003 in New York, New York   age 88
chemist  Eugène Schueller   concocted a non-toxic hair dye that he called Auréole (1907); founded "Société Françoise de Teintures Inoffensives pour Cheveaux", which became L'Oréal (1909)
born on 3-20-1881 in Paris, France
expired 8-23-1957   age 76
AKS: Eugéne Eugene Scheuller
cinematographer and special visual effects wizard  Eugén Schüfftan   produced the Robot<=>Maria transformation effects in Metropolis (1926); received cinematography oscar for The Hustler (1961)
born on --1886 in Breslau, Germany (now Wroclaw, Poland)
expired 9-6-1977 in New York, New York   age 91
AKS: Eugene Schufftan Shufftan Schuftan Shuftan
movie producer  Benjamin Percival Schulberg   "discovered" Clara Bow, Gary Cooper and Claudette Colbert; father of Budd Schulberg
expired 2-25-1957 in Key Biscayne, Florida   age 65
playwright/screenwriter  Budd Wilson Schulberg   wrote What Makes Sammy Run? (1941), On The Waterfront (1954) & A Face in the Crowd (1957)
born on 3-27-1914 in New York, New York
expired 8-5-2009 in Westhampton Beach, New York   age 95
AKS: Bud Shulberg Schulburg Shulburg
advertising executive  Jay William Schulberg   got Karl Malden to intone "Don't leave home without it." for the American Express Card; created the campaign that had celebrities with milk mustaches (1994); cousin of writer Budd Schulberg
born on 7-17-1939 in New York, New York
expired 1-12-2005 in Doylestown, Pennsylvania   age 65   cause: pancreatic cancer
restauranteur  Winston M. Schuler   inventor of the colon caulk known as Bar-Scheeze
born on 4-29-1908
expired 5-13-1993 in Harbor Springs, Michigan   age 85
crusading physician Dr.  Morton Schulman   for a while was the coroner in Toronto (the series Wojeck was inspired by him); he later was in the Ontario provincial parliament
expired 8-20-2000   age 75   cause: complications from Parkinson's disease
original Seattle SuperSonics owner (1966-83)  Samuel Schulman   sued by the NBA for signing Spencer Heywood "too-soon"; he won, opening up the NBA to high school players
born on 4-10-1910
expired 6-12-2003 in Los Angeles, California   age 93
pioneering enthnobotanist Dr.  Richard Evans Schultes   leading authority on hallucinogenic plants (Leary & Thompson were bumbling amateurs compared with this guy)
born on 1-12-1915 in Boston, Massachusetts
expired 4-11-2001 in Boston, Massachusetts   age 86
 Theodore William Schultz   shared the 1979 Nobel prize in Economics
born on 4-30-1902 in Arlington, South Dakota
expired 2-26-1998 in Evanston, Illinois   age 95
composer  Norbert Schultze   composed Lili Marleen (1938), based upon the obscure World War I poem The Song of a Young Sentry
born on 11-26-1911 in Brunswick, Germany
expired 10-14-2002 in Bad Tölz, Bavaria, Germany   age 90
AKS: Lilli Lily Lilly Marlene Marlain
college football's first roving center  Adolph George Schulz   coached at Kansas State, Michigan, Wisconsin and the University of Detroit
¤nickname: Germany 
expired 4-14-1951 in Detroit, Michigan   age 68
1964 Reuben Award winner1955 Reuben Award winner Peanuts cartoonist (1950-2000)  Charles Moore Schulz   twice the recipient of the Reuben Award (in 1955 & 1964)
born on 11-26-1922 in Minneapolis, Minnesota
expired 2-12-2000 in Santa Rosa, California   age 77   cause: heart attack; colon cancer
   Contest Selectors
1979 JH7.7%
2000 ANG, BOD, IVY, RR, TEX71%
   Scored 4.9563 points

food editor  Sylvia Z. Schur   through her company (Creative Food Services) developed Clamato, Cran-Apple juice & Metrecal
¤née: Zipser 
born on 6-27-1917 in Brooklyn, New York, New York
expired 9-2-2009 in Chicago, Illinois   age 92   cause: respiratory failure
former Miss World (1956)  Hildegard "Petra" Susanna Schürmann   an actress and tv host; lost only child in 2001, then widowed in 2008 (widow of Dr. Gerhard Freund)
born on 9-15-1933 in Mönchengladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
expired 1-14-2010 in Starnberg, Bavaria, Germany   age 76
   Contest Selectors

AKS: Schurmann
former Austrian Chancellor (1934-38) Dr.  Kurt Schuschnigg   tried to prevent the German "Anschluss" (annexation) of Austria in March of 1938
expired 11-18-1977 in Mutters, Austria   age 79
auto race legend  George Schuster   won the 1908 13,341 mile "Great Race" --- Times Square, New York to Siberia to Paris auto race --- in 169 days driving a Thomas Flyer; finally received his $1,000 prize in 1968; the basis for the movie The Great Race
born on 2-4-1873
expired 7-4-1972 in Springville, New York   age 99
 Harold D. Schuster   directed Queer Cargo (1938) & My Friend Flicka (1943)
born on 8-1-1902 in Cherokee, Iowa
expired 7-19-1986 in Westlake Village, California   age 83
book publisher  Max Lincoln Schuster   Simon and Schuster co-founder (1924)
born on 3-2-1897 in Kalusz, Austria
expired 12-20-1970 in New York, New York   age 73
 Ruby Schut   claimed to be the "Ruby Bates" that had accused the Scottsboro Boys of rape in 1931; recanted her claim at second trial
¤Mrs. Elmer Schut 
born on 3-4-1913 in Huntsville, Alabama
expired 10-27-1976 in Yakima, Washington   age 63
drugstore co-founder (1932)  Bernard Joseph Schwab   with brothers Leon, Jack & Martin ran the famous Sunset Boulevard store
born on 10-2-1908 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
expired 3-5-2003 in Los Angeles, California   age 94   cause: "natural causes"
drugstore co-founder  Jack Schwab
born on 6-3-1906
expired 6-21-1989 in Van Nuys, California   age 83
legendary Hollywood pharmacy co-founder  Leon Schwab
born on 4-23-1911
expired 12-30-1995 in Los Angeles, California   age 84
Florida death row inmate  Mark Dean Schwab   earned his place in this contest listing by raping/murdering 11 year old Junny Rios-Martinez Jr.
born on 12-16-1968
expired 7-1-2008 in Starke, Florida   age 39   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2008OIE, SPIT6.3%
   Scored 9.8500 points

 Martin Schwab   co-founder of famed Hollywood drug store
born on 5-5-1893
expired 4-??-1969 in Long Beach, California   age 75
former congressman (1943-49)  Max Schwabe
born on 12-6-1905 in Columbia, Boone County, Missouri
expired 7-31-1983 in Columbia, Boone County, Missouri   age 77
sadistic Nazi labor camp commandant  Josef Schwammberger   he fled to Argentina after the war
born on 2-14-1912 in Austria
expired 12-2-2004 in Hohenasperg, Germany   age 92
AKS: Shwammberger Schwamberger Shwamberger Schwammburger Shwammburger Schwamburger Shwamburger
organist, musicologist & record store owner  William Joseph Schwann   created the monthly classical recording catalog that bears his name (1949)
born on 5-13-1913 in Salem, Illinois
expired 6-7-1998 in Burlington, Massachusetts   age 85
comic book writer  Alvin Schwartz   in the 1940s & 50s wrote for Superman, Batman and other comic books (created Bizarro Superman); co-recipient of the 2006 Bill Finger Award
born on 11-17-1916 in New York, New York
expired 10-28-2011   age 94   cause: heart-related complications
movie maker  Bernard Schwartz   produced Coal Miner's Daughter (1980) & Sweet Dreams (1985)
born on 12-9-1917 in New York, New York
expired 10-17-2003 in Los Angeles, California   age 85   cause: complications from stroke
former DC Comics editor (1956-86)  Julius Schwartz   presided over the revival of the franchise; literary agent for Ray Bradbury, H.P. Lovecraft, Leigh Brackett & Robert Bloch; co-founder of The Time Traveller sci-fi fan magazine (1932; with Mort Weisinger & Forrest J. Ackerman)
born on 6-19-1915 in New York, New York
expired 2-8-2004 in Mineola, New York   age 88   cause: pneumonia
inventor  Karl K. Schwartz   invented the juke box (1927), price computing mechanism of mechanical gasoline pumps and the phonograph record changer
expired 7-12-1955 in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin   age 70
 Melvin Schwartz   shared the 1988 Nobel prize in physics
born on 11-2-1932 in New York, New York
expired 8-28-2006 in Twin Falls, Idaho   age 73   cause: complications from Parkinson's disease & hepatitis C
former Brandeis University sociology professor  Morris S. "Morrie" Schwartz   subject of 1997 book
born on 12-20-1916 in New York, New York
expired 11-4-1995 in Newton, Massachusetts   age 79   cause: ALS
tv producer  Sherwood Charles Schwartz   created Gilligan's Island and The Brady Bunch; wrote lyrics to the Ballad of Gilligan's Island (1964; music by George Wyle); named his doomed ship after an FCC Commission Chief
born on 11-14-1916 in Passaic, New Jersey
expired 7-12-2011 in Los Angeles, California   age 94   cause: intestinal infection
   Contest Selectors
2003DTM, MB11.1%
2004DTM, LMLD, NFG16.7%
2005DTM, NFG, SPIT13.0%
2006DTM, NFG, OIE, SPIT13.3%
2007DTH, DTM, LMLD, NFG, SPIT16.1%
2008DGW, DTM, LMLD, NFG, SPIT15.6%
2009ADWC, DTM, LMLD, NFG13.3%
2010ADWC, DTM, NFG, OIE, PCD18.5%

AKS: Shwartz Schwarz Shwarz
Maj. Gen.  H. Norman Schwartzkopf Sr.   organized the New Jersey State Police; lead investigator of the Lindbergh baby kidnapping; father of Desert Storm commander
born on --1895
expired 11-25-1958 in West Orange, New Jersey   age 63
Nazi Party treasurer  Franz Xaver Schwarz
expired 12-14-1947 in Regensburg, Germany   age 72
toy store founder  Frederick August Otto Schwarz Sr.
born on 10-18-1836 in Herford, Germany
expired 5-17-1911 in New York, New York   age 74
opera soprano Dame  Olga Maria Elisabeth Frederike Schwarzkopf   had been a member of the Nazi Party during World War II
born on 12-9-1915 in Jarotchin, Germany (now Jarocin, Poland)
expired 8-2-2006 in Shruns, Switzerland   age 90
   Contest Selectors
   Scored 6.0000 solo points

AKS: Elizabeth
physicist/astronomer  Karl Schwarzschild   postulated the Schwarzschild Radius that established the event horizon boundary of a black hole
born on 10-9-1873 in Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany
expired 5-11-1916   age 42

rs = m × 1.48×10-27
(where r is in meters and m is in kilograms)

interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in December 1963 missionary Doctor  Albert Schweitzer   director of the hospital at Lambaréné, Gabon; noted organist; winner of the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize
born on 1-14-1875 in Kaysersberg, Alsace, Germany
expired 9-4-1965 in Lambaréné, Gabon   age 90
Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corp. co-founder (1930)  William T. Schwendler   Grumman's original chief engineer
born on 4-1-1904
expired 1-14-1978 in Farmingdale, New York   age 73
 Anne Schwerner   mother of slain civil rights worker Michael Goodman
born on 5-1-1912
expired 11-29-1996 in Yellow Springs, Ohio   age 84
1964 CORE Freedom Summer campaigner  Michael Henry Schwerner   murdered by Klan thugs along with James Chaney & Andrew Goodman
born on 11-6-1939 in New York, New York
expired 6-21-1964 in Neshoba County, Mississippi   age 24   cause: murdered; shot
World War I U-20 submarine commander Kapitänleutnant  Walther Schwieger   torpedoed the Lusitania on May 7, 1915; later commanded the U-88 submarine
born on 4-7-1885 in Berlin, German Empire
expired 9-17-1917 in North Sea, north of Terschelling, West Frisian Islands, The Netherlands   age 32   cause: mine; Q-boat Stonecrop
AKS: Schweiger
physicist  Julian Seymour Schwinger   his work in quantum electrodynamics earned him a share of the 1965 Nobel prize in physics
born on 2-12-1918 in New York, New York
expired 7-16-1994 in Los Angeles, California   age 76
mechanic, bike designer  Ignaz Schwinn   with Adolf Arnold founded the Arnold, Schwinn and Company (1895); bought out Arnold in 1908
born on 4-1-1860 in Hardheim, Baden, Germany
expired ??-??-1948   age 88
Shuttle STS-41--C & 51--L astronaut  Francis Richard "Dick" Scobee
born on 5-19-1939 in Cle Elum, Washington
expired 1-28-1986 in Cape Canaveral, Florida   age 46   cause: Shuttle Challenger explosion
actor  David Paul Scofield   played Sir Thomas Moore in A Man for All Seasons (1966) — it earned him a Best Actor oscar
born on 1-21-1922 in Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, England
expired 3-19-2008 in Haywards Heath, Sussex, England   age 86   cause: leukemia
 Jerry P. Scoggins   sang Flatt & Scruggs Ballad of Jed Clampett at the beginning of each tv episode & the movie (1993)
born on 9-30-1911 in Mount Pleasant, Texas
expired 12-7-2004 in Westlake Village, California   age 93
Tennessee teacher John Scopes "evolutionary" Tennessee educator  John Thomas Scopes   defendant in famous "Monkey Trial" in Dayton, Tennessee; tried for teaching Evolution instead of Creationism in class & convicted July 21st, 1925, fined $100
born on 8-3-1900 in Paducah, Kentucky
expired 10-21-1970 in Shreveport, Louisiana   age 70   cause: cancer
author  Thomas Nicholas Scortia   co-wrote The Glass Inferno (co-inspiration for 1974 movie)
born on 8-29-1926 in Alton, Illinois
expired 4-29-1986 in La Verne, California   age    cause: leukemia
jazz pianist  Bobby Scott
born on 1-24-1937 in Mount Pleasant, New York
expired 11-5-1990   age 53   cause: lung cancer
former actress  DebraLee Scott   played title character's younger sister Cathy Shumway on Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman tv series; had been engaged to a New York Port Authority cop who died in the 9/11 attacks; had been in an unexplained three-day coma just before her death
born on 4-2-1953 in Elizabeth, New Jersey
expired 4-5-2005 in Amelia Island, Florida   age 52
fugitive slave  Dred Scott   sued for freedom in 1846; case (Dred Scott v. Sanford) argued before Supreme Court in 1857; lost case
born on --1795 in Southampton County, Virginia
expired 9-17-1858 in Saint Louis, Missouri   age 63
former DuMont Network tv announcer (WABD/WNEW/WNYW)  Fred E. Scott Sr.   hosted the Uncle Fred Scott kiddie cartoon show + was communications office Rogers on Captain Video and his Video Rangers tv show (1949-55)
born on 6-25-1920 in Dayton, Ohio
expired 11-16-2008 in Ridge, New Jersey   age 88   cause: "a long illness"; cancer
oddball "religious" broadcaster  Gene Scott
born on 8-14-1929 in Boise, Idaho
expired 2-21-2005 in Los Angeles, California   age 75   cause: complications from stroke
interviewed by `Playboy Magazine' in December 1980 actor  George Campbell Scott   played prosecutor Claude Dancer in Anatomy of a Murder (1959), General "Buck" Turgidson in Dr. Strangelove (1964), Patton (1970) and Justin Playfair in They Might Be Giants (1971)
born on 10-18-1927 in Wise, Virginia
expired 9-22-1999 in Westlake Village, California   age 71   cause: ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm
Royal Air Force "battle cruiser" dirigible commander Major  George Herbert Scott C.B.E., A.F.C.   captain of the R.34 dirigible on its pioneering trans-Atlantic crossing from East Fortune, Scotland to Roosevelt Field, Mineola, New York (7/2-7/6/1919)
born on --1888 in Catford, Kent, England
expired 10-5-1930 in Allonne, Picardie, France   age 42   cause: crash of R.101
western movie actor  George Randolph Scott
born on 1-23-1898 in Orange County, Virginia
expired 3-2-1987 in Beverly Hills, California   age 89
   Contest Selectors
1979 DO7.7%

muscleman actor  Gordon Scott   played Tarzan and Hercules in the late 1950s & early 1960s; was married to Vera Miles (1954-9)
¤real name: Gordon Merrill Werschkul 
born on 8-3-1926 in Portland, Oregon
expired 4-30-2007 in Baltimore, Maryland   age 80   cause: complications from heart surgery
AKS: Werschkull
former Pennsylvania congressman (1947-52)  Hardie Scott
born on 6-7-1907 in Cynwyd, Pennsylvania
expired 11-2-1999   age 92
hi-fi equipment company president  Hermon Hosmer Scott   founded H.H. Scott, Inc.
born on 3-28-1909
expired 4-13-1975 in Newton, Massachusetts   age 66
kvetching sports "critic"  Jack Scott   was Oberlin College athletic director (1972-74); helped Patty Hearst elude police (1974)
born on 3-3-1942
expired 2-5-2000 in Eugene, Oregon   age 57   cause: throat cancer
actress  Margaretta Scott   played Roxana/Rowena in Things to Come (1936), Catherine of Aragon in the BBC mini-series Elizabeth R (1971) & Mrs. Pumphrey in All Creatures Great and Small
born on 2-13-1912 in London, England
expired 4-15-2005   age 93
actress  Martha Scott
¤Mrs. Mel Powell 
born on 9-22-1914 in Jamesport, Missouri
expired 5-28-2003 in Van Nuys, California   age 88
actress  Martha Ellen Scott   originated the role of Emily in Our Town (1939); played Sue Ellen Ewing's mother on Dallas
born on 9-22-1912 in Jamesport, Missouri
expired 5-28-2003 in Van Nuys, California   age 90   cause: "natural causes"
newspaper photographer  Myron E. Scott   created the All-American Soap box Derby (1933) (first two years it was in Dayton; after that, in Akron); gave the Corvette sportscar its name (1952)
born on 9-16-1907 in Camden, Ohio
expired 10-4-1998 in Kettering, Ohio   age 91
conservationist Sir  Peter Markham Scott   son of Antarctic explorer; designed the World Wildlife Fund's panda logo (1961)
born on 9-14-1909 in England
expired 8-29-1989 in Bristol, England   age 79   cause: heart attack
bandleader  Raymond Scott   on Your Hit Parade
¤born: Harry Warnow 
born on 9-10-1909 in New York, New York
expired 2-8-1994 in North Hills, California   age 85
Hollywood Ten movie producer and screen writer  Robert Adrian Scott
born on 2-6-1912 in Arlington, New Jersey
expired 12-25-1972 in Los Angeles, California   age 60
Antarctic explorer  Robert Falcon Scott   lost the race to the South Pole (came in 6th); made it there 1/18/1912, 5 weeks after Amundsen had arrive & left
born on 6-6-1868 in London, England
expired 3-27-1912 in Antarctica   age 43   cause: hypothermia; scurvey
World War II pilot  Robert Lee Scott Jr.   flew of the Flying Tigers & later the U.S. Army Air Corps; his memoir "God Is My Co-pilot" was a best selling book but mediocre movie
born on 4-12-1908 in Macon, Georgia
expired 2-27-2006 in Warner Robins, Georgia   age 97
AC/DC lead singer  Ronald Belford "Bon" Scott
born on 7-9-1946 in Kirriemuir, Scotland
expired 2-20-1980 in London, England   age 33   cause: acute alcohol poisoning
Prof. Ron with his robot scooper former CalTech professor  Ronald Fraser Scott   chief designer of the scoop that tested the moon's surface composition & strength from Surveyor 3 (1967) & Surveyor 7 (1968)
born on 4-9-1929 in London, England
expired 8-16-2005 in Altadena, California   age 76   cause: cancer
folk singer & writer  Thomas Jefferson "Tom" Scott
born on 5-28-1912
expired 8-12-1961 in New York, New York   age 49
UPI Hollywood reporter  Vernon Scott III
¤full name: Homer Vernon Scott III 
born on 2-13-1923 in San Francisco, California
expired 11-18-2002 in Los Angeles, California   age 79   cause: pancreatitis
former Northwest Airlines pilot  William A. "Scotty" Scott   pilot of Northwest flight 305 on Thanksgiving Eve (Nov.23) 1971 when plane was hijacked by D.B. Cooper; retired in 1980
born on 1-22-1920
expired 3-10-2001 in Green Valley, Arizona   age 81   cause: prostate cancer
tv writer  William John "Bill" Scott III   wrote for/co-produced the Rocky & Bullwinkle tv cartoon series (he also voiced Bullwinkle)
born on 8-2-1920 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
expired 11-29-1985 in Tujunga, California   age 65   cause: heart attack; pnemonia
North Carolina senator (1958-58)  William Kerr Scott   also N.C. governor (1949-52)
expired 4-6-1958 in Burlington, North Carolina   age 61
General  Winfield Scott   lead troops in Mexican War (1946-48); 1852 Whig candidate for president (lost to Franklin Pierce)
¤nickname: "Old Fuss and Feathers" 
born on 6-13-1786 in Petersburg, Virginia
expired 5-29-1866 in West Point, New York   age 79
druggie poet/musician/author  Gilbert Scott-Heron   one of the progenitors of the current "rap" music scourge; claimed in song that the revolution would not be televised — got that wrong ... CNN & al-Jazera are all over the revolutions (Egypt, Libya, Syria, Yemen, ...)
born on 4-1-1949 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 5-27-2011 in New York, New York   age 62
actor  Vito Scotti
born on 1-26-1918 in San Francisco, California
expired 6-5-1996 in Woodland Hills, California   age 78   cause: lung cancer
movie strumpet  Angela Margaret Scoular   as a Bond Girl played Buttercup in Casino Royale (1967) & Ruby Bartlett in On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
¤Mrs. Leslie Phillips (1982-2011) 
born on 11-8-1945 in London, England
expired 4-12-2011 in London, England   age 65   cause: suicide; drank acid drain cleaner (also poured over 40% of body); depression; bowel cancer; alcoholism
character/voice actor  Alexander Scourby   best known for narrating PBS documentaries
born on 11-13-1913 in Brooklyn, New York, New York
expired 2-23-1985 in Boston, Massachusetts   age 71
Parke, Davis & Company pharmacologist  Walter Scoville   developed scale for rating the "hotness" of peppers: bell pepper = 0 units; Jalapeno peppper = 5,000 units; pure capsaicin (active chemical in peppers) 16,000,000 units
expired ??-??-19??   age ??
pianist/composer  Alexander Nicolaievitch Scriabin
born on 1-10-1872 in Moscow, Russia
expired 4-14-1915   age 43
physician Dr.  Belding Hibbard Scribner   developed the teflon shunt (later changed to silicon) that permitted repeated dialysis treatments; shared 2002 Albert Lasker Award
born on 1-18-1921 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 6-19-2003 in Seattle, Washington   age 82   cause: drowned
newspaper publisher  James Edmund Scripps   founded the Evening News Association (eventually became the Detroit News newspaper); served one term in the Michigan Senate (1902-3)
born on 3-19-1835 in London, England
expired 5-29-1906 in Detroit, Michigan   age 71
Detroit News publisher (1929-52)  William Edmund Scripps   son of the founder (James Edmund Scripps); founded WWJ radio and television
born on 5-6-1882
expired 6-12-1952 in Detroit, Michigan   age 70

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