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2014 Notable Deaths

2014 Notable Deaths

NOTABLE DEATHS:The celebrities who passed away in 2014. Photo: Associated Press, Reuters

A look at the celebrities and notable personalities we lost this year.

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Malcolm Glazer, Owner of Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Manchester United
May 25, 1928 – May 28, 2014


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Maya Angelou, Author, poet, civil rights activist
April 4, 1928 – May 28, 2014


File-This 1978 file photo shows singer Jerry Vale. The popular 1950s crooner has died at his California home. He was 83. A family attorney says Vale died Sunday, May 18, 2014, at his home in Palm Desert. Harold Levy said Vale had been in declining health.
Jerry Vale, Singer/actor
July 8, 1930 – May 18, 2014


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Bob Hoskins, Actor
Oct. 26, 1942 – April 29, 2014


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Dr. John “Jack” Ramsay, NBA coach
Feb. 21, 1925 – April 28, 2014


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Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, Professional Boxer, activist
May 6, 1937 – April 20, 2014


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Kevin Sharp, Country singer
Dec. 10, 1970 – April 19, 2014


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James Hellwig, aka The Ultimate Warrior, WWE wrestler
June 16, 1959 – April 8, 2014


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Peaches Geldof, TV personality/model
March 13, 1989 – April 7, 2014


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Mickey Rooney, Actor
Sept. 23, 1920 – April 6, 2014


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John Pinette, Comedian
March 23, 1964 – April 5, 2014


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Kate O’Mara, Actress (Shown here with “Dyansty” co-star Christopher Cazenove in 1986)
Aug. 10 1939 – March 30, 2014


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James Rebhorn, Actor
Sept. 1, 1948-March 21, 2014


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L’Wren Scott, Model, fashion designer; longtime girlfriend of Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger
Jan. 1, 1967 – March 17, 2014


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David Brenner, Comedian
Feb. 4, 1936 – March 15, 2014


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Scott Asheton, Drummer, The Stooges
Aug. 16, 1949 – March 15, 2014

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Dr. Frank Jobe, Orthopedic surgeon known for pioneering “Tommy John” elbow procedure
July 16, 1925 – March 6, 2014


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Geoff Edwards, Game show host
Feb. 15, 1931 – March 5, 2014


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Jim Lange (left), Game show host
Aug. 15, 1932 – Feb. 25, 2014


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Harold Ramis, Actor/writer/director
Nov. 21, 1944 – Feb. 24, 2014

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