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©2011 C.O.P. Audit Committee - file update generated 11-27-2011 at 09:48 GMT

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nuclear weapon delivery system namesake  Enola Gay Tibbets   mother of B-29 pilot that nuked Hiroshima
¤née: Haggard 
expired ??-??-19??   age 89
bomber pilot parent  Paul Warfield Tibbets Sr.
born on 8-1-1889
expired 1-??-1968 in Orlando, Florida   age 78
Enola Gay pilot  Paul Warfield Tibbets Jr.   World War II pilot of the B-29 that nuked Hiroshima
born on 2-23-1915 in Quincy, Illinois
expired 11-1-2007 in Columbus, Ohio   age 92   cause: heart failure
   Contest Selectors
2003MJ5.6%
2004LMLD, MJ11.1%
2006LMLD, MOT6.7%
2007LMLD, MOT, PCD, RR, 4GUE16.1%
   Scored 3.4563 points

AKS: Tibbetts Tibetts Tibets Tibbits Tibits
former Lipton Tea executive (1972-88)  Hubert Merrill Tibbetts   helped introduce Cup-a-Soup (1970)
born on 8-24-1924 in Hallowell, Maine
expired 6-2-2002 in Armonk, New York   age 77   cause: heart attack while bicycling
musician & tv writer  George Tibbles   co-wrote the Woody Woodpecker theme song (1947); was also a writer for Leave it to Beaver, My Three Sons & The Munsters; produced the ill-fated Hello, Larry (1979)
born on 6-7-1913
expired 2-14-1987 in Rancho Mirage, California   age 73   cause: cancer
second Roman Emperor  Tiberius Julius Caesar Augustus   adopted by Augustus as his heir after much scheming by his mother Livia; a real pervert
¤born: Tiberius Claudius Nero 
born on 11-16-42 BC in Rome, Italy
expired 3-16-37 in Campania, Italy   age 78   cause: smothered with pillow
actress  Gene Eliza Taylor Tierney   played title role in Laura (1944)
born on 11-19-1920 in New York, New York
expired 11-6-1991 in Houston, Texas   age 70   cause: emphysema
tough-guy actor  Lawrence Tierney   brother of actors Scott Brady & Ed Tracy; mobster Cyrus Redblock on Star Trek: The Next Generation episode The Big Goodbye (1988), the Regent of Palamar on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode Business as Usual (1997) & Aldon Benes (Elaine's father) on Seinfeld
born on 3-15-1919 in New York, New York
expired 2-26-2002 in Los Angeles, California   age 82
camera filter manufacturer  Nathan Tiffen   co-founded the firm with brothers Sol & Leo (1938); received TV & movie academy sci-tech awards
born on 2-19-1925
expired 11-21-2006   age 81
AKS: Tiffin
hypnotism subject  Virginia "Ginni" Tighe   had "recollections" of a previous life in Ireland
¤known in print as Bridey Murphy
became: Virginia Morrow after marriage 
born on 4-27-1923 in Madison, Wisconsin
expired 7-12-1995 in Denver, Colorado   age 72
Texas death row inmate  Gerald Wayne Tigner Jr.
¤number 999099 
born on 12-27-1972
expired 3-7-2002 in Huntsville, Texas   age 29   cause: executed; lethal injection
   Contest Selectors
2002 BOD, DTM, RR, TMTX36.4%
   Scored 9.9125 points

commie politico  Nikolai A. Tikhonov   Soviet prime minister from 1980 to 1985
born on 5-14-1905 in Kharkov, Ukraine, Russia
expired 6-1-1997 in Moscow, Russia   age 92
Soviet rocketry expert  Mikhail Tikhonravov
expired 3-4-1974 in Moscow, Russia, USSR   age 73
lawyer, politician, New York governor (1875-76)  Samuel Jones Tilden   opponent of Rutherford Hayes in 1876 presidential election
born on 2-9-1814 in New Lebanon, New York
expired 8-4-1886 in Yonkers, New York   age 72
1920s tennis champion  William Tatem "Big Bill" Tilden 2nd
expired 6-5-1953 in Hollywood, California   age 60
 Emmett Louis Till   kidnapped, tortured & murdered
¤nicknames: "Bo" and "Bobo" 
born on 7-25-1941 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 8-28-1955 in Glendora, Mississippi   age 14   cause: murdered; shot; multilated
AKS: Emmet Emett Emet Emmett Till Emmett L. Till
Emmett's fathers  Louis Till   while a private in the U.S. Army was convicted of raping two women & killing a third in Civitavecchia, Italy, in June 1944
born on --1922 in Missouri
expired 7-2-1945 in Aversa, Italy   age 23   cause: executed; hanged
Guinness Book-certified supergeezer  Emma Faust Tillman   lasted all of four days as the oldest person in the world
born on 11-22-1892 in Gibsonville, North Carolina (near)
expired 1-28-2007 in East Hartford, Connecticut   age 114
   Contest Selectors
2007RPRM3.2%
   Scored 3.6000 solo points

1930s honky tonky musician  Floyd Tillman   country music electric guitarist; inducted into Country Music hall of fame (1984)
born on 12-8-1914 in Ryan, Oklahoma
expired 8-22-2003 in Bacliff, Texas   age 88   cause: leukemia
businessman & "early" voter  Neil E. Tillotson   rode with the 7th Cavalry in World War I; a manufacturer of latex balloons & gloves; from 1960 through 2000 was the first person to cast a ballot in New Hampshire's (first in the nation) presidential primary (in the town of Dixville Notch, Coos County)
born on 12-16-1898 in Canaan, Vermont
expired 10-17-2001 in Colebrook, New Hampshire   age 102
Kukla and Ollie Kukla, Fran & Ollie puppeteer (1947-57)  Burr Tillstrom   [Fan Page link]
born on 10-13-1917 in Chicago, Illinois
expired 12-6-1985 in Palm Springs, California   age 68
AKS: Tilstrom
character actor  Alan Tilvern   played movie studio head R.K. Maroon in Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (1988)
born on 11-5-1918 in London, England
expired 12-17-2003 in London, England   age 85
promotional poster for Steeplechase Park amusement park founder  George Cornelius Tilyou Sr.   built Coney Island's Steeplechase Park
born on --1862
expired 11-30-1914 in New York, New York   age 52
amusement park owner  George Cornelius Tilyou Jr.   ran Coney Island's Steeplechase Park; son of its founder
expired 12-26-1958 in New York, New York   age 56   cause: heart ailment
Indiana death row inmate  Norman Timberlake
born on 8-4-1947
expired 11-29-2007 in Michigan City, Indiana   age 50   cause: "natural causes"
   Contest Selectors
2007DTH3.2%
   Did Not Score - death not discovered until 2009

Argentine journalist  Jacobo Timerman   imprisoned & tortured by the 1970s military junta
¤aka: "the prisoner without a name" 
born on 1-6-1923 in Bar, Ukraine, USSR
expired 11-11-1999 in Buenos Aires, Argentina   age 76   cause: heart attack
industrialist  William Robert Timken   co-founder of Timken Roller Bearing Co.
expired 6-11-1949 in Croton-on-Hudson, New York   age 83
mathematician  Jan Tinbergen   shared the first Nobel Prize in economics; brother of Nikolaas Tinbergen
born on 4-12-1903 in The Hague, The Netherlands
expired 6-9-1994 in The Hague, The Netherlands   age 91
zoologist  Nikolaas Tinbergen   shared the 1973 Nobel prize in Medicine; brother of Jan Tinbergen
born on 4-15-1907 in The Hague, The Netherlands
expired 12-21-1988 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England   age 81   cause: stroke
Chicago Cubs shortstop  Joseph Bert "Joe" Tinker   part of the immortal double-play combination of Tinker-to-Evers-to-Chance
born on 7-27-1880 in Muscotah, Kansas
expired 7-27-1948 in Orlando, Florida   age 68
Hustler magazine cartoon editor (1975-2000)  Beverly Dwaine Tinsley   created the gross Chester the Molester strip
born on 12-31-1945
expired 5-23-2000   age 54   cause: heart attack
movie composer  Dimitri Tiomkin   won four oscars for scoring High Noon (1952), High and Mighty (1954), The Alamo (1960) & The Old Man and the Sea (1958); also wrote scores for Lost Horizon (1937), The Guns of Navarone (1961), Giant (1956), The Thing From Another World (1951) & Dial M For Murder (1954)
born on 5-10-1894 in Saint Petersburg, Russia
expired 11-11-1979 in London, England   age 85   cause: complications after fall
composer Sir  Michael Kemp Tippett
born on 1-2-1905 in London, England
expired 1-8-1998 in London, England   age 93
   Contest Selectors
1979 HP7.7%

Dallas police officer  J D Tippit   murdered by Lee Harvey Oswald following presidential assassination
born on 9-18-1924 in Clarksville, Texas
expired 11-22-1963 in Dallas, Texas   age 39   cause: murdered; shot to death
AKS: J. D. Tipit Tipet Tipitt Tippitt Tippet Tipett Tippett
designer  Erté Romain de Tirtoff   designed cover of January 1987 Playboy
born on 1-23-1892 in Saint Petersburg, Russia
expired 4-21-1990 in Paris, France   age 98
Loews Corporation head  Laurence Alan Tisch   also ruinously-headed CBS (1986-95)
born on 3-5-1923 in New York, New York
expired 11-15-2003 in New York, New York   age 80   cause: gastric cancer
AKS: Lawrence Tish
current Loews Corp. chairman  Preston Robert Tisch   co-owner of the NY Giants; a former U.S. Postmaster General (1986-8)
born on 4-29-1926 in New York, New York
expired 11-15-2005 in New York, New York   age 79   cause: brain cancer
   Contest Selectors
2005RAVN, TBC8.7%
   Scored 5.8500 points

jazz musician  Wayman Lawrence Tisdale   had played basketball in the NBA (12 years)
born on 6-9-1964 in Tulsa, Oklahoma
expired 5-15-2009 in Tulsa, Oklahoma   age 44   cause: osteosarcoma
 Arne Wilhelm Kaurin Tiselius   recipient of the 1948 Nobel prize in chemistry
born on 8-10-1902 in Stockholm, Sweden
expired 10-29-1971 in Uppsala, Uppsala län, Sweden   age 69
Yugoslav leader  Josep Broz Tito
born on 5-7-1892 in Kumrovec, Croatia, Austria-Hungary
expired 5-4-1980 in Ljubljana, Slovenia, Yugoslavia   age 87
   Contest Selectors
1979 DO, HA, JW, RR, MS38.5%
1980 DH, DO, EB, HP, JW, RR37.5%
   Scored 1.3000 points

Vostok 2 cosmonaut  Gherman Stepanovich Titov   did 17 orbits in August 1961; first person to sleep in space
born on 9-10-1935 in Verhnee Zhilino, Russia, USSR
expired 9-20-2000 in Moscow, Russia   age 65   cause: carbon monoxide poisoning
jazz vibrophonist  Callen Radcliffe Tjader Jr.
born on 7-16-1925 in Saint Louis, Missouri
expired 5-5-1982 in The Philippines   age 54
research biologist Dr.  Joe Hun Tjio   first to correctly count the 46 chromosomes in human cells (1956)
born on 2-11-1919 in Java, Dutch East Indies
expired 11-27-2001 in Gaithersburg, Maryland   age 82

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