Here at The Signal Watch, we try to mark the passing of folks relevant to the content of the site. We certainly don't catch every single passing, and it's a bit of arbitrary business deciding who we'll mention and who we won't.
In Reverse Order:
- Robert Loggia - actor
- George Barris - Automobile designer and creator of the 1966 Batmobile
- Maureen O'Hara - actor
- Bevo XIV - Mascot at the University of Texas
- Jack Larson - actor, playwright, Jimmy Olsen of TV's Adventures of Superman
- Wes Craven - Director
- Yvonne Craig - Actor, model, Batgirl on TV's Batman
- "Rowdy" Roddy Piper - Wrestler, actor
- James Horner - Film Score creator and conductor
- Blaze Starr - A Lady with some History
- Christopher Lee - Actor, metal musician, former WWII spy and saboteur
- BB King - Blues musician
- Grace Lee Whitney - actor, Yeoman Janice Rand on Star Trek
- James Best - actor, Sheriff Roscoe P. Coltrane on The Dukes of Hazzard
- Leonard Nimoy - actor, writer, Spock in many iterations of Star Trek
- Lizabeth Scott - actor, noir femme fatale
- Edgar Froese - musician, Tangerine Dream
- Donna Douglas - actor, Elly May Clampett on The Beverly Hillbillies
We bid a heartfelt good-bye to these talents who made their mark on the world. We're better for having had them here.
To see the posts, look for the "Passing" tag on posts, or click here.