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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #400 on: April 01, 2019, 05:51:50 pm »
Nuff Said

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #401 on: April 02, 2019, 09:47:48 am »

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #403 on: May 03, 2019, 12:38:38 pm »
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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #405 on: June 01, 2019, 09:12:35 pm »
Roky Erickson

https://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory/pioneering-psychedelic-rocker-roky-erickson-dies-71-63422760

I saw the last 13th Floor Elevators concert. Don't do psychedelic drugs, kids.
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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #406 on: June 02, 2019, 06:22:31 pm »
Roky Erickson

https://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory/pioneering-psychedelic-rocker-roky-erickson-dies-71-63422760

I saw the last 13th Floor Elevators concert. Don't do psychedelic drugs, kids.

Do many here know of this person, that band? I didn't.

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #407 on: June 07, 2019, 08:41:20 am »
I know this is the right place but it might be the wrong time if anyone was a fan of Dr. John.  He passed away of a heart attack.

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #408 on: June 07, 2019, 11:44:44 am »

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #409 on: June 07, 2019, 12:36:37 pm »
Thanks for linking that! I didn't know who Dr. John was. Really nice performance in the video. Even though I enjoy listening to Jazz/Blues, my knowledge of the players is so minimal.

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #410 on: June 27, 2019, 09:11:18 am »

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #411 on: June 27, 2019, 01:48:18 pm »
Damn, when did he get that old?

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #413 on: July 12, 2019, 05:25:17 am »

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #414 on: July 12, 2019, 07:22:51 pm »
Yes, Maax has been laid to rest.


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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #415 on: July 24, 2019, 02:04:00 pm »

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #416 on: July 24, 2019, 03:47:30 pm »
Terribly sad.

"I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the Tannhäuser Gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain."

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #417 on: July 28, 2019, 10:44:29 pm »
Russi Taylor, age 75. Voice of Martin Prince and Sherri/Terri on The Simpsons.

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #418 on: July 31, 2019, 03:36:12 am »
I know this might be pushing the definition of celebrity, but thought this deserved to be here.

Grant Thompson, also known as The King of Random on youtobe, died earlier this week in a paragliding accident. 38 years old, he leaves behind a wife and 4 children.

This guy's channel was one of the first ones I ever hit the "Subscribe" button on.

https://www.tmz.com/2019/07/30/king-of-random-youtube-star-grant-thompson-dead-dies-paragliding-accident/

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #420 on: August 19, 2019, 08:28:07 am »
Peter Fonda passed on Friday the 16th.

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #421 on: August 19, 2019, 11:31:45 am »
Peter Fonda passed on Friday the 16th.


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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #422 on: September 03, 2019, 10:48:55 pm »
the fastest woman on 4 wheels, Jessi Combs passed on August 27th while trying to beat her own land speed record of 483.2mph that she set back in october.

https://www.cnn.com/2019/08/28/us/jessi-combs-race-car-driver-death-trnd/index.html

you may remember her as host of Overhaulin' and as a temporary host on Mythbusters whilst Kari was away on maternity leave.
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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #423 on: September 07, 2019, 01:49:29 am »
the fastest woman on 4 wheels, Jessi Combs passed on August 28th while trying to beat her own land speed record of 483.2mph that she set back in october.


"On August 27, 2019 at approximately 4:00PM the Harney County 911 Center received a call reporting that a jet car attempting to break a land speed record on the Alvord Desert had crashed leading to one fatality," the sheriff's office said.

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #424 on: September 09, 2019, 05:02:25 pm »
my misake. fat fingers  ;D fippxed it  :cheers:

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #425 on: September 09, 2019, 11:04:23 pm »
I was highlighting 27 is the end.

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #426 on: September 12, 2019, 09:38:45 am »
Daniel Johnston has passed away at age 58.




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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #427 on: September 12, 2019, 10:07:21 am »
I always liked that mural.
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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #428 on: September 16, 2019, 08:02:46 am »
https://www.cnn.com/2019/09/15/us/ric-ocasek-the-cars-lead-singer-death/index.html

Boo.  Lead singer of the Cars died.  Not one of my favorite bands but still a staple of the '80s.

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Re: RIP - The Dead Celebrity Thread
« Reply #429 on: September 16, 2019, 02:36:54 pm »
He seemed content, though.

"It's kind of weird because it's like a lifetime," Ocasek told the magazine, looking back at the history of The Cars. "It is a lifetime. I had three families during that time. They are like lives that go by and millions of people and things and artists and writers and business people and fans. ... It's a lot of stuff. It's been a pretty eventful life, I can say."