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February 15-February 21

Oliver Sacks (author/neurologist) -- Alive. Born July 9, 1933. Neurologist who turned to writing about some of his cases in Awakenings (later turned into a great movie with Robin Williams and Robert DeNiro) and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. His memoirs are due out in 2015; recently announced he has terminal liver cancer.  Home Page  twitter  IMDb

February 8-February 14

Barry Mann (songwriter) -- Alive. Born February 9, 1939. With his wife Cyntiha Weil, wrote songs like "You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling," "We Gotta Get Out of This Place," "Here You Come Again," music and life story featured in the Broadway show Beautiful.  Home Page  twitter  IBDB  IMDb

Cynthia Weil (lyricist) -- Alive. Born October 18, 1940. With her husband Barry Mann, wrote lyrics for "On Broadway," "He's So Shy," "Somewhere, Out There," music and life story featured in the Broadway show Beautiful.  Home Page  twitter  IBDB  IMDb

January 25-January 31

Cecilia Payne-Gaposchkin (astronomer, author) -- Dead. Died January 29, 2015. Born May 10, 1900. First person to figure out what the universe was really made of, eventually became the first female tenured professor at Harvard University.  Home Page  twitter  Obituary

November 2-November 8

Ray Magliozzi (car guy) -- Alive. Born March 30, 1949. An MIT grad who became a car mechanic and fell into being an NPR star of Car Talk.  Home Page  twitter  IMDb

July 6-July 12

Rosanna Carter (actress) -- Alive(?) Born September 20, 1918. Judge Brown in She Devil, sister of Esther Rolle and Estelle Evans. [[Rosanna Carter is one of the few people I can't find a definite status of. Some sites report that she died in 2001, but others do not so she may still be alive.]]  twitter  IBDB  IMDb

Estelle Evans (teacher/actress) -- Dead. Died July 20, 1985. Born October 1, 1906. Calpurnia in To Kill a Mockingbird, Sarah in The Learning Tree, taught acting for many years, eldest sister of Esther Rolle and Rosanna Carter.  twitter  IBDB  IMDb  FindAGrave