2020, who died this year

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  1. Gatoragn

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    Aw, heck. No surprise, but ya hate to see them go.
     
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    great actor, I liked him in SEVEN DAYS IN MAY, PATHS OF GLORY and in LUST FOR LIFE and a lot of others. it's eerie that he was the spitting image of Van Gogh.

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  6. boatme98

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    Have you read Sacre Bleu by Christopher Moore?
     
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  7. W.T. Sherman

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    no, haven't it read it, looked up the synopsis of it, sound very intriguing, will have to read it.

    did see a SECRETS OF THE DEAD PBS program just last week about Van Gogh ear.
    here is the BBC one, exactly the same as the PBS one, just with a British narrator. quite interesting


     
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    In War Wagon two desperados made the mistake of drawing on Kirk and The Duke with the expected results.


    Kirk Douglass, "Mine hit the ground first."

    John Wayne, "Mine was taller."
     
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    Bob Shane, co-founder and last surviving original member of the influential folk group the Kingston Trio, at the age of 85.
     
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  10. Rentacop

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    Some of these celebrities died young . Maybe drug overdoses ?


    John Andretti
    The NASCAR driver and nephew of racing legend Mario Andretti died at age 56 on January 30 after battling stage IV colon cancer.

    Marj Dusay
    Dusay, best known for her roles in Star Trek and All My Children, died on January 28. The late actress’ stepdaughter Elizabeth Perine issued a statement about Dusay’s death via Facebook, writing: “She was quite a woman and had quite a grand life.” She was 83.

    Tyler Gwozdz
    The Bachelorette season 15 contestant was rushed to the hospital in Boca Raton, Florida, on January 13, 2020, after an apparent overdose. Gwozdz was in critical but stable condition in the ICU for a week before he died, per TMZ. He was 29.

    Alexis Eddy
    The former Are You The One? star, who appeared on the series in 2017, died on January 9, Us Weekly confirmed at the time. She was 23. The former MTV reality star passed away after suffering from cardiac arrest and being rushed to the hospital in West Virginia, TMZ reported.

    Lexii Alijai
    The rapper passed away on January 2 at the age of 21.

    Nick Gordon
    Bobbi Kristina Brown’s former boyfriend died on January 1 after suffering a series of heart attacks and being rushed to the hospital in Florida amid New Year’s celebrations. The emergency staff was unable to revive him. He was 30.

    Poeti Norac
    The French longboard surfing champion died at the age of 24 in February in Queensland, Australia. A cause of death has not been confirmed.

    Terry Jones
    The Monty Python troupe cofounder died at age 77 on January 21 after what his family described as a “long, extremely brave but always good humored battle with a rare form of dementia.”

    Buck Henry
    The screenwriter, best known for The Graduate and cocreating the 1960s series Get Smart, died on January 8 in Los Angeles after suffering a heart attack. The legendary writer, whose credits include The Garry Moore Show and Catch-22, was 89 when he passed.

    Silvio Horta
    The writer and producer was found dead on January 7, from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, Variety reported. He was 45. Horta, whose body was discovered in a Miami hotel room, was best known for creating Ugly Betty and Jake 2.0.

    Kevin Conway
    The director and actor died on February 5 at the age of 77 from a heart attack .

    David Stern, NBA commissioner, 77

    Jim Lehrer, legendary journalist and news anchor, 85
     
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    Robert Conrad, 84:(

    best know for his character Jim West, 60s TV series WILD, WILD WEST
     
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    Baa, Baa Blacksheep was a great show.

    Also, Hawaiian Eye.
     
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    Orson Bean, 91. Poor guy was winged by a car then run over by second car while lying on the road
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  14. schnuffleupagus

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    My son and I watch wild wild west on DVD.
    There are some where Conrad has comments about the show. Its adorable and kind of sad.
    "In this episode Arti' and I have our first encounter with doctor Miguelito Loveless."

    He sees himself as James West.
     
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    Raphael Coleman, Nanny McPhee child star, dies at 25

    Fred Silverman, a television producer and executive behind All in the Family, Soap, and Hill Street Blues, died on Jan. 30 at age 82.

    David Olney, a famed folk singer-songwriter, died on Jan. 18 at age 71. Olney was performing at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida, when he suffered an apparent heart attack on stage and died. The musician, who was well known in the folk-rock and Americana music communities. had recorded 20 albums throughout his career, with some of his songs covered by Country Music Hall of Fame member Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, Del McCoury, and Steve Young.
     
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    The great Lyle Mays, 66.
    Best known for his work with Pat Metheny for whom he wrote, arranged, and played piano, he also worked with most jazz musicians of the 70s, 80s, 90s.
     
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    Well, he saved my state some $$$$
    Country singer Daniel Lee Martin (never heard of him), 54 is dead by suicide in Florida. He was set to go to trial in Tennessee for various sex crimes against minors.
     
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    Once again, notice the apparent role of drugs :


    Jason Davis
    The former Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew star died on February 16 at the age of 35. He had been open about his struggles with substance abuse and recently cofounded the charity Cure Addiction Now.

    Caroline Flack
    The former Love Island host died on February 15 at the age of 40, according to a family statement released to The Sun. Flack reportedly took her own life at her apartment in London, The Sun reported.

    Lynn Cohen
    The Sex and the City and Hunger Games: Catching Fire star died at the age of 86 on Feb. 14.

    La Parka
    The famous wrestler, whose real name is Jesus Alfonso Huerta Escoboza, died in January of injuries related to an in-ring accident. Reports indicate he was 54 or 55.

    Harry Hains
    The Australian-born American Horror Story actor died on Jan. 7. His mother confirmed the news via Instagram, writing, "Sadly he struggled with mental illness and addiction.

    Neil Peart
    The Rush drummer died from brain cancer in January, a representative for the band confirmed to Rolling Stone. He was 67.

    Stan Kirsch
    The actor, who was best known for his role in Highlander, died in January. He was 51.

    Rocky Johnson
    Dwayne Johnson's father died in January. The former WWE wrestler was 75. "

    Marty Grebb, Musician – played with The Buckinghams (1960’s) and with Bonnie Raitt for 25 years – age 74

    Christopher Beeny, Actor/dancer (UK) – played Edward Barnes on ITV series “Upstairs, Downstairs” (1971-’75) – age 78

    Robert Blanche, Actor – played Lt. Bonanno on TV show Leverage (2008-’12) – age 58

    Bobby Comstock, Singer/musician – band was Bobby Comstock and the Counts, “Tennessee Waltz” (1959) and “Let’s Stomp” (1963) – age 78

    Steve Martin Caro, Singer – lead singer for The Left Banke (1965-’68), “Walk Away Renée”, “Pretty Ballerina” – age 72

    John Karlen, Character actor – played numerous characters on TV show “Dark Shadows” (1966-’71) and Lacey’s husband Harvey on TV show “Cagney & Lacey” (1982-’88) – age 86 (heart failure)

    Jack Burns, Comedy actor/writer/producer – 1/2 of comedy team with Avery Schreiber also played deputy Warren Ferguson on “The Andy Griffith Show” (1965) – age 86 (respiratory failure)

    Bob Nave, Musician – member of the rock group The Lemon Pipers, biggest hit “Green Tambourine” (1968) – age 75

    Mary Higgins Clark, Novelist – wrote 51 best selling mystery/suspense novels; “Where Are the Children?” (1975), “A Cry in the Night” (1982) – age 92
     
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    Police Officers Deaths 2020 :
    Investigator Ryan D. Fortini
    New York State Police, NY
    EOW: Wednesday, January 1, 2020
    Cause: 9/11 related illness

    Public Safety Officer Jackson Ryan Winkeler | Florence Regional Airport Department of Public Safety, South Carolina Florence Regional Airport Department of Public Safety, South Carolina

    Public Safety Officer Jackson Ryan Winkeler
    Florence Regional Airport Department of Public Safety, SC
    EOW: Sunday, January 5, 2020
    Cause: Gunfire

    Police Officer Paul Dunn | Lakeland Police Department, Florida Lakeland Police Department, Florida
    Police Officer Paul Dunn
    Lakeland Police Department, FL
    EOW: Thursday, January 9, 2020
    Cause: Motorcycle crash

    Police Officer Nicholas Lee Reyna | Lubbock Police Department, Texas Lubbock Police Department, Texas
    Police Officer Nicholas Lee Reyna
    Lubbock Police Department, TX
    EOW: Saturday, January 11, 2020
    Cause: Struck by vehicle

    Detective Amber Joy Leist | Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California
    Detective Amber Joy Leist
    Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, CA
    EOW: Sunday, January 12, 2020
    Cause: Struck by vehicle

    Deputy Sheriff Jarid Taylor | Bryan County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma Bryan County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma
    Deputy Sheriff Jarid Taylor
    Bryan County Sheriff's Office, OK
    EOW: Tuesday, January 14, 2020
    Cause: Automobile crash

    Officer Tiffany-Victoria Bilon Enriquez | Honolulu Police Department, Hawaii Honolulu Police Department, Hawaii
    Officer Tiffany-Victoria Bilon Enriquez
    Honolulu Police Department, HI
    EOW: Sunday, January 19, 2020
    Cause: Gunfire

    Officer Kaulike Kalama | Honolulu Police Department, Hawaii Honolulu Police Department, Hawaii
    Officer Kaulike Kalama
    Honolulu Police Department, HI
    EOW: Sunday, January 19, 2020
    Cause: Gunfire

    Deputy Sheriff Sheldon Gordon Whiteman | Long County Sheriff's Office, Georgia Long County Sheriff's Office, Georgia
    Deputy Sheriff Sheldon Gordon Whiteman
    Long County Sheriff's Office, GA
    EOW: Thursday, January 23, 2020
    Cause: Vehicle pursuit

    Police Officer Katherine Mary Thyne | Newport News Police Department, Virginia Newport News Police Department, Virginia
    Police Officer Katherine Mary Thyne
    Newport News Police Department, VA
    EOW: Thursday, January 23, 2020
    Cause: Vehicular assault

    Major Angelanette Moore | Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail, Virginia Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail, Virginia
    Major Angelanette Moore
    Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail, VA
    EOW: Thursday, January 23, 2020
    Cause: Heart attack

    Police Officer Matthew S. von Seydewitz | New York City Police Department, New York New York City Police Department, New York
    Police Officer Matthew S. von Seydewitz
    New York City Police Department, NY
    EOW: Monday, January 27, 2020
    Cause: 9/11 related illness

    Police Officer Alan Daniel McCollum | Corpus Christi Police Department, Texas Corpus Christi Police Department, Texas
    Police Officer Alan Daniel McCollum
    Corpus Christi Police Department, TX
    EOW: Friday, January 31, 2020
    Cause: Vehicular assault

    Deputy Sheriff Richard Edward Whitten | Liberty County Sheriff's Office, Texas Liberty County Sheriff's Office, Texas
    Deputy Sheriff Richard Edward Whitten
    Liberty County Sheriff's Office, TX
    EOW: Monday, February 3, 2020
    Cause: Gunfire

    Police Officer Nick O'Rear | Kimberly Police Department, Alabama Kimberly Police Department, Alabama
    Police Officer Nick O'Rear
    Kimberly Police Department, AL
    EOW: Wednesday, February 5, 2020
    Cause: Gunfire

    Trooper Joseph Jon Bullock | Florida Highway Patrol, Florida Florida Highway Patrol, Florida
    Trooper Joseph Jon Bullock
    Florida Highway Patrol, FL
    EOW: Wednesday, February 5, 2020
    Cause: Gunfire

    Deputy Sheriff Donna Richardson-Below | DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana
    Deputy Sheriff Donna Richardson-Below
    DeSoto Parish Sheriff's Office, LA
    EOW: Wednesday, February 12, 2020
    Cause: Automobile crash

    Lieutenant Shirley Lanning | Canadian County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma Canadian County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma
    Lieutenant Shirley Lanning
    Canadian County Sheriff's Office, OK
    EOW: Friday, February 14, 2020
    Cause: Automobile crash

    K9 Thorr | Henry County Police Department, Georgia Henry County Police Department, Georgia
    K9 Thorr
    Henry County Police Department, GA
    EOW: Thursday, January 9, 2020
    Cause: Automobile crash

    K9 Hondo | Herriman City Police Department, Utah Herriman City Police Department, Utah
    K9 Hondo
    Herriman City Police Department, UT
    EOW: Thursday, February 13, 2020
    Cause: Gunfire
     
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    He was from up around my area, grew up in Meadville. Local news had a large amount of coverage on it.
     
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