I was arrested on charges for selling $700 worth of cocaine and I killed myself as US Marshalls tried to bust my hiding spot.
Nicholas L. Bissell Jr.
Mauricio do Valle
Roger Lemelin,(April 7, 1919 – March 16, 1992) was a Quebec novelist, television writer and essayist pretty badass
Vladimir Viktorovich Smirnov (Russian: Влади́мир Ви́кторович Смирно́в; May 20, 1954, Rubizhne, Ukrainian SSR – July 28, 1982, Rome, Italy) was a Soviet foil fencer.
Apparently, past-life Russian Fencer Me died when a piece of sword broke off and stabbed me in the eye. Woah.
Georgy Nikolayevich Flyorov (Russian: Гео́ргий Никола́евич Флёров; IPA: [gʲɪˈorgʲɪj nʲɪkɐˈlajɪvʲɪtɕ ˈflʲɵrəf], also written as Georgii Nikolayevich Flerov; March 2, 1913 – November 19, 1990) was a prominent Soviet nuclear physicist. In 2012, he was honored as the namesake for flerovium.
Apparently I was the reason the USSR started their own atomic bomb project. I also won tons of awards and people really liked me. WIN!
I was a six year old beauty pageant queen who was murdered in some creep’s basement.
Yoshihiro Hattori (服部 剛丈 Hattori Yoshihiro, November 22, 1975 – October 17, 1992) was a Japanese exchange student residing in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States at the time of his death. Hattori was on his way to a Halloween party and he went to the wrong house by accident. The property owner, Rodney Peairs, shot and killed Hattori, thinking he was trespassing with criminal intent.
Lou Garland. Why did absolutely /none/ of the sports skills transfer over?
Jonas Plaskus or Jonas Pleškys (10 March 1935 – 14 April 1993) was a Soviet Navy submarine tender captain born in Lithuania. He died in California, United States.
In 1961 he sailed his vessel from Klaipėda to Gotland in Sweden, not the planned destination of Tallinn. The Soviet authorities sentenced him in his absence to death by firing squad, but the CIA hid him, first in Guatemala and later in the United States. The tender, essentially a barge, was returned to Soviet custody.
It is believed that this incident was one of two that inspired Tom Clancy in his writing of The Hunt for Red October.
I’ve been someone’s inspiration… sort of. :’)
Walter Grabmann (20 September 1905 – 20 August 1992) was a German World War II Luftwaffe Generalmajor. He was also a recipient of the Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross (German: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes). The Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.
Shen Congwen was the pen name of a Miao Chinese writer from the May Fourth Movement. He is described as “a novelist, short-story writer, lyricist and passionate champion of literary and intellectual independence”.
John Alcott, B.S.C. (1931 London – 28 July 1986) was an English cinematographer best known for his four collaborations with director Stanley Kubrick; these are 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968), for which he took over as lighting cameraman from Geoffrey Unsworth in mid-shoot, A Clockwork Orange (1971), Barry Lyndon (1975), the film for which he won his Oscar, and The Shining (1980). Alcott died from a heart attack in Cannes, France in July 1986; he was 55. He received a tribute at the end of his last film No Way Out starring Kevin Costner.
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shannon_Hoon I can get behind this, even if he did die of a cocaine overdose… But he did...
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