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2014 Notable Deaths

2014 Notable Deaths

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Maria von Trapp, Singer/performer
Sept. 28, 1914 – Feb. 18, 2014


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Bob Casale, Musician (Devo)
July 14, 1952- Feb. 17, 2014


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Mary Grace Canfield, Actress
Sept. 3, 1924 – Feb. 15, 2014


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Jim Fregosi, MLB player, manager, and scout
April 4, 1942 – Feb. 14, 2014


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Ralph Waite, Actor
June 22, 1928 – Feb. 13, 2014


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Sid Caesar, Comedian and actor
Sept. 8, 1922 – Feb. 12, 2014


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Shirley Temple Black, Actress
April 23, 1928 – Feb. 10, 2014


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Ralph Kiner, Baseball player and broadcaster
Oct. 27, 1922 – Feb. 6, 2014


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Joan Mondale, (right) wife of former Vice President Walter Mondale
Aug. 8, 1930 – Feb. 3, 2014


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Philip Seymour Hoffman, Actor
July 23, 1967 – Feb. 2, 2014


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Maximilian Schell, Actor
Dec. 8, 1930 – Feb. 1, 21014


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Pete Seeger, Folk musician, activist
May 3, 1919 – Jan. 27, 2014


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Russell Johnson, Actor (center)
Nov. 10, 1924-Jan. 16, 2014


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Ruth Robinson Duccini, Actress (seated)
July 23, 1918-Jan. 16, 2014


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Dave Madden, Actor (back row)
Dec. 17, 1931-Jan. 16, 2014


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Roger Lloyd-Pack, Actor
Feb. 8, 1944- Jan. 15, 2014


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Ariel Sharon, Israeli Prime Minister
Feb. 26, 1928-Jan. 11, 2014


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Jerry Coleman, New York Yankees player and MLB broadcaster
Sept. 14, 1924 – Jan. 5, 2014


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Phil Everly, Musician
Jan. 19, 1939 – Jan. 3, 2014


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Juanita Moore, Actress
Oct. 19, 1922 – Jan. 1, 2014

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Cleveland greets reopening of historic ballpark

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This Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 photo shows an entrance to League Park in Cleveland. The city of Cleveland has invested $6.3 million in restoring the old site of League Park, a historic site where the Cleveland Indians clinched its 1920 World Series title, Babe Ruth hit his 500th home run and where Joe DiMaggio extended his hitting streak to 56 games. Not much of the old ballbark, where Cy Young threw the first pitch in 1891 remains, but the new park will host high school and youth games on its all-turf field and will pay homage to the greats who once played there.

The city has spent $6.3 million to turn an empty, trash-strewn field into a handsome ballpark with a playing surface of all-weather field turf.

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Lindquist to start for No. 25 Huskies at Hawaii

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Washington quarterback Jeff Lindquist passes during the first session of NCAA college football practice before the upcoming fall season, Monday, Aug. 4, 2014, in Seattle.

Washington coach Chris Petersen announced the decision after practice on Friday. Lindquist and redshirt freshman Troy Williams had been competing for the starting job after expected starter Cyler Miles was suspended for the opener for his involvement in an off-field incident last February.

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