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In MemoriumJohnnie Cochran was 67. He became a legal superstar after helping clear O.J. Simpson during a sensational murder trial in which he uttered the famous quote "If it doesn't fit, you must acquit".

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In MemoriumPaul Hester was 46. He was the drummer from popular 1980s Australian rock band Crowded House.

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In MemoriumPaul Henning was 93. He created the hit TV show "The Beverly Hillbillies" and wrote its theme song.

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In MemoriumBarney Martin was 82. He was a former New York City detective who went into show business and became best known for playing Jerry Seinfeld's father Morty on the comedian's hit television series.

It's rough when a player on one of your favourite shows of all time passes away. I've got so many Morty memories. My favourite is probably when Jerry bought him the "#1 Dad" t-shirt. "Jerry, this is the most thoughtful gift you've ever given me." Jerry's priceless reply? "You know, I bought you a Cadillac... Twice."

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In MemoriumRod Price was 57. He was a founding member of the blues boogie band Foghat.

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In MemoriumDavid Little was 46. He was a durable linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers who was voted to the Pro Bowl in 1990.

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In MemoriumDavid Boone was 53. He was an all-star defensive lineman who helped the Edmonton Eskimos win five consecutive Grey Cups.

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In MemoriumBobby Short was 80. He was the tuxedoed embodiment of New York style and sophistication who was a fixture at his piano in the Carlyle Hotel for more than 35 years.

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In MemoriumJohn Z. DeLorean was 80. He was the innovative automaker who left a promising career in Detroit to develop the short-lived gull-winged sports cars featured as a souped-up time travel machine in the "Back to the Future" movies.

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In MemoriumAndre Norton was 93. She was the science fiction and fantasy author who wrote the popular Witch World series.

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