Celebrity Death Thread 2020

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Never again will Rosie rivet. During World War II, she was a symbol of all the women who took their husbands' places in factories and munitions plants while the men served in the military. (Spoiler alert: World War II was won by the good guys.)


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Alfred McCoy Tyner was the last surviving member of the legendary John Coltrane Quartet, which also included double bassist Jimmy Garrison and drummer Joe Jones. Tyner also recorded with Donald Byrd, Art Blakey, George Benson, Freddie Hubbard, Sonny Stitt, Milt Jackson, Bobby Hutcherson, Stanley Turrentine and others. As a solo artist and as a bandleader, Tyner released 67 studio albums and seven live albums. Among his best-known songs are Atlantis, The Greeting, Fly With The Wind, Monk's Blues, Passion Dance and You Taught My Heart To Sing.

 

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Alfred McCoy Tyner was the last surviving member of the legendary John Coltrane Quartet, which also included double bassist Jimmy Garrison and drummer Joe Jones. Tyner also recorded with Donald Byrd, Art Blakey, George Benson, Freddie Hubbard, Sonny Stitt, Milt Jackson, Bobby Hutcherson, Stanley Turrentine and others. As a solo artist and as a bandleader, Tyner released 67 studio albums and seven live albums. Among his best-known songs are Atlantis, The Greeting, Fly With The Wind, Monk's Blues, Passion Dance and You Taught My Heart To Sing.

Second. I have one of his albums.
 

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The nine men (including Kenneth Nelson, Leonard Frey and Laurence Luckinbill) who starred in the off-Broadway production of The Boys In The Band reprised their roles for the 1970 movie adaptation. In 2002, Crowley wrote a sequel, The Men From The Boys. He also produced 68 episodes (1980-83) of the Hart To Hart television series starring Robert Wagner and Stefanie Powers.

 

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Coppola conducted the music for The Godfather Part III (1990) and Dracula (1992). He – Coppola, not Dracula – was the younger brother of flutist/pianist/composer Carmine Coppola, the uncle of Francis Ford Coppola and Talia Shire and the grand-uncle of Nicolas Cage, Sofia Coppola, Gian-Carlo Coppola, Jason Schwartzman and Robert Schwartzman.

 

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Whitman appeared in 116 movies and tv-movies including Brigadoon, Johnny Trouble, Barbed Wire (with Gene Autry), Hound Dog Man (with Fabian), When Worlds Collide, Run For The Roses, The Mark, The Comancheros, The Longest Day and Those Magnificent Men In Their Flying Machines