In Memoriam

Chuck Noll, Dead at 82

Chuck NollChuck Noll was 82. He coached the Pittsburgh Steelers from 1969 to 1991, winning four Super Bowls, more than any head coach in NFL history.

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Bob Welch, Dead at 57

Bob WelchBob Welch was 57. He was a two time MLB All-Star who won the American League Cy Young Award in 1990. He was the last pitcher to win at least 25 games in a single season, winning 27 in 1990.

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Don Zimmer, Dead at 83

Don ZimmerDon Zimmer was 83. He was a former infielder, manager and coach in Major League Baseball.

Here he is, scrapping in his 70s.

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Ann B. Davis, Dead at 88

Ann B. DavisAnn B. Davis was 88. She was the actress best known for her role as the beloved housekeeper Alice on "The Brady Bunch."

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Maya Angelou, Dead at 86

Maya AngelouMaya Angelou was 86. She was the poet, author and civil rights activist best known for her autobiographical book I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.

Here's her appearance on Q.

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Knowlton Nash, Dead at 86

Knowlton NashKnowlton Nash was 86. He was a journalist, author, and former long-serving senior anchor of CBC Television's flagship news program, The National.


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Nash the Slash, Dead at 66

Nash the SlashNash the Slash was 66. He was the Toronto experimental musician born Jeff Plewman, whose projects included the progressive rock band FM.

Photo by Phil Taylor

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Farley Mowat, Dead at 92

Farley MowatFarley Mowat was 92. He was the acclaimed Canadian author who wrote Never Cry Wolf.

I remember seeing Disney's film adaptation of Never Cry Wolf in theatres back in '83. It left quite the impression on this youngster.

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Bob Hoskins, Dead at 71

Bob HoskinsBob Hoskins was 71. He was the actor whose varied career ranged from "Mona Lisa" to "Who Framed Roger Rabbit?".


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DJ E-Z Rock, Dead at 46

DJ E-Z RockDJ E-Z Rock was 46. He was one half of the rap duo Rob Base and DJ E-Z Rock who had hits with "It Takes Two" and "Joy and Pain".

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