• Carol Channing Jan 31, 1921 - Jan 15, 2019

    Carol Channing, the actress and singer known best for her Tony Award-winning performance in "Hello, Dolly!", died Tuesday, Jan. 15. She was 97.


  • Mel Stottlemyre Nov 13, 1941 - Jan 13, 2019

    Mel Stottlemyre (1941 – 2019) was a five time All-Star pitcher for the New York Yankees who became a top pitching coach. He was a Yankee his entire playing career, winning 20 games 3 times when the Yankees were not at the top of the league.


  • Paweł Adamowicz Nov 2, 1965 - Jan 14, 2019

    Paweł Adamowicz (1965–2019) was the popular six-term mayor of the city of Gdansk in Poland. He was assassinated during his appearance at a charity fundraiser for the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity, which raises money for hospital equipment for sick children and elderly patients in Poland.


  • Ray Sawyer Feb 1, 1937 - Dec 31, 2018

    Ray Sawyer (1937 – 2018) was a vocalist with 1970s hit-makers Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show. The band was known for their song "The Cover of Rolling Stone," which was written by Shel Silverstein.


  • John Jack Lyle Jan 5, 2019

    John "Jack" Lyle (2019) was one of the legendary Tuskegee Airmen, the country's first African-American fighter group.


  • Herb Kelleher Mar 12, 1931 - Jan 3, 2019

    Herb Kelleher was the colorful co-founder of discount carrier Southwest Airlines. The Texas lawyer known for his maverick persona started the airline with businessman Rollin King by sketching their business plan on a cocktail napkin.


  • Tyler Trent Sep 7, 1998 - Jan 1, 2019

    Tyler Trent, the Purdue University student whose battle against bone cancer and support for his college football team captured national media attention, died Tuesday, January 1, 2019, according to multiple news sources. He was 20.