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Monday, December 31, 1990

1990


ALAN HALE JR. - January 2

The Skipper on Gilligan's Island.
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ARTHUR KENNEDY - January 5

Actor in Elmer Gantry.
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NORTHERN CALLOWAY - January 9

David on Sesame Street.
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DR. LAWRENCE J. PETER - January 12

Writer of The Peter Principle book. His classic modern mantra:
"People rise to the level of their incompetence."
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GORDON JACKSON - January 15

Hudson in Upstairs, Downstairs.
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RUSTY HAMER - January 18

Son on Make Room for Daddy. Suicide.
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BARBARA STANWYCK - January 20

Actress.
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AVA GARDNER - January 25

Hot actress.
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DEL SHANNON - February 8

Singer of Runaway. Suicide.
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KEITH HARING - February 16

Artist.
[COD: AIDS.]
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MALCOLM FORBES - February 24

Founded Forbes magazine.
Then today he founded himself dead.
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JOHNNIE RAY - February 24

(Must've heard about Forbes from the day before.)
Singer/actor in There's No Business Like Show Business.
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GARY MERRILL - March 5

Actor. Married to Bette Davis.
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RAY GOULDING - March 24

Part of Bob and Ray comedy team. He played Ray.
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HALSTON - March 26

One of them fancy dancy dress designer dudes.
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SARAH VAUGHAN - April 3

Recorded Sarah Vaughn's Finest Hour.
No relation to Stevie Ray Vaughan.
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GRETA GARBO - April 15

Happy Income Tax Day - you're dead!
[Age: 84.]
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REV. RALPH ABERNATHY - April 17

Widely-respected civil rights leader.
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PAULETTE GODDARD - April 23

Hot actress in The Women, and Modern Times.
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ALBERT SALMI - April 23

Actor. Killed wife and then himself - that's right - he pulled a Gig Young two-fer.
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DEXTER GORDON - April 25

Excellent horn player who portrayed Dale Turner in Round Midnight.
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SERGIO FRANCHI - May 1

Another cool crooner who cashed in on all that
Spaghetti Singer stuff in the late '50s and early '60s.
. Happy May Day - you're dead!
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CHARLES FARRELL - May 6

Old school actor.
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SUSAN OLIVER - May 10

Hot actress.
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SAMMY DAVIS JR. - May 16

Singer/actor/dancer/gambler.
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JIM HENSON - May 16

That Muppets guy who would never get a shave.
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JILL IRELAND - May 18

Hot actress married to David McCallum then Charles Bronson.
(Unwisely wrote a "Look At Me - I Survived Cancer" book,
which always regains the attention of the Grim Reaper,
who swoops down and finishes the job.)
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VIC TAYBACK - May 25

Mel Sharples on the Tv show Alice.
Not so sharp anymore.
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JACK GILFORD - June 2

Comedy character actor.
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REX HARRISON - June 2

Professor Higgins in My Fair Lady.
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INA BALIN - June 20

Hot actress.
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IRVING WALLACE - June 29

Writer of the medium-sized Book Of Lists which was interesting,
and a buncha other really big books that weren't.
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BILL CULLEN - July 7

TV game show host who was even more
pleasant and affable than he needed to be,
which in the world of game show hosts is
pretty darn amazing.
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HOWARD DUFF - July 8

Actor. Married to Ida Lupino.
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BERNARD KLIBAN - August 12

Cartoonist. You know, mainly those annoying cat ones
that weren't Garfield or Heathcliff,
which were also both annoying.
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PEARL BAILEY - August 17

Singer/actress.
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STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN - August 27

Pretty fair guitarist.
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IRENE DUNNE - September 4

Yep, she's done, alright.
Actress.
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LEONARD BERNSTEIN - October 14

Yep, he's burnin', alright.
Music conductor. West Side Story.
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JOEL MCCREA - October 20

Mostly acted in Westerns, played Buffalo Bill, was married to Frances Dee.
His son later played that big goofy dude in the Beach Party movie series.
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TOM CARVEL - October 21

Carvel Ice Cream founder.
No truth to the rumor that he was once
caught in a freezer trying to seduce Cookie Puss.
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XAVIER CUGAT - October 27

Bandleader.
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MARY MARTIN - November 3

Star of Peter Pan on stage and TV, and South Pacific on stage.
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EVE ARDEN - November 12

Star of Our Miss Brooks and The Mothers In Law.
Had a deadly backhand but an even more lethal comeback line.
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ROALD DAHL - November 23

Good writer of spooky stories.
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DAVID WHITE - November 27

Larry Tate on Bewitched.
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BOB CUMMINGS - December 2

Star of The Bob Cummings show, and My Living Doll with Julie Newmar.
.
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JOAN BENNETT - December 7

Actress from lots of '40s films, who in the
1960s also starred in TV's Dark Shadows.
That's right - way before all that Twilight jazz started, kids.
Happy Pearl Harbor Day - you're dead!
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