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Celebrities, actors and directors      

In this photo provided by CBS, Wayne Rogers poses for a photo in his character of Trapper John McIntyre from the television series "M*A*S*H," in an undated photo. Rogers has died. The actor was surrounded by family when he died Thursday, Dec. 31 in Los Angeles of complications from pneumonia at age 82, his publicist and longtime friend Rona Menashe told The Associated Press.

Wayne Rogers, ‘Trapper’ John on ‘M*A*S*H’

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 06:  Cinematographer Haskell Wexler attends the "Rebel Citizen" screening during 53rd New York Film Festival at The Film Society of Lincoln Center, Walter Reade Theatre on October 6, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images)

Haskell Wexler, Oscar-winning cinematographer

Marjorie Lord, 1962

Actress Marjorie Lord

MICKEY MOUSE CLUB (aka MMC), (clockwise from upper center): Nikki DeLoach, Justin Timberlake, Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears, Ryan Gosling, T.J. Fantini, Tate Lynche, 1989-94. © Buena Vista Television/ Courtesy: Everett Collection

‘Mickey Mouse Club’s’ Marque ‘Tate’ Lynche

Actors Robert Loggia, left, and Tom Hanks in the famous piano scene from the movie "Big."

Robert Loggia, star of ‘Scarface,’ ‘Big’

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 06: Tiffany Thornton and Chris Carney attend the Pregnancy Awareness Month 2012 Kick Off Party Celebrating PAM's 5th Anniversary at Skirball Cultural Center on May 6, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Amy Graves/WireImage)

Chris Carney, MTV reality star and musician

ALL MY CHILDREN - David Canary (Adam) in a scene that airs the week of January, 4, 2010 on ABC Daytime's "All My Children". "All My Children" airs Monday-Friday (1:00 p.m. -  2:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. AMC09 (Photo by Lorenzo Bevilaqua/ABC via Getty Images) DAVID CANARY

‘All My Children’ actor David Canary

Vincent Margera left a Jefferson County courtroom Wednesday morning after being advised of sex assault charges against him. Margera, known as Uncle Don Vito on a MTV television program, was represented in court by attorney Pamela Mackey, left. His next court appearance will be next week and a judge ordered that he remain in Colorado until that next appearance. (DENVER POST STAFF PHOTO BY KARL GEHRING)  (Photo By Karl Gehring/The Denver Post via Getty Images)

Vincent Margera — ‘Don Vito’ from ‘Jackass’

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 23:  Actor Nathaniel Marston attends Animal Planet & Sea Shepherd Conservation Society event on October 23, 2010 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Mark Sullivan/WireImage) *** Local Caption *** Nathaniel Marston

Soap actor Nathaniel Marston

FILE - In this April 29, 2004, file photo, Gunnar Hansen poses at his home in Northeast Harbor, Maine. A spokesman says Hansen, who played the iconic villain Leatherface in the original "Texas Chain Saw Massacre," died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, of pancreatic cancer. He was 68. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)

‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ villain Gunnar Hansen

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JUNE 17:  Hollywood car creator George Barris arrives in the TV Batmobile for the Friars of Beverly Hills celebrity fundraiser dinner gala presenting their Life Achievement Award to Barris at the Friars of Beverly Hills on June 17, 2006 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)

George Barris, Batmobile creator

Harrison Ford and Melissa Mathison during Writers Guild Awards - April 7, 1983 at Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, United States. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage)

‘E.T.’ screenwriter Melissa Mathison

Actor Al Molinaro, a Kenosha, Wis. native, is shown in an undated photo.

Happy Days actor Al Molinaro

FILE - In this June 28, 2015 file photo, Sam Sarpong arrives at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater, in Los Angeles. The London-born model and TV actor Sarpong has died in Southern California after jumping to his death from a bridge. Sarpong, who was 40, died Monday afternoon, Oct. 26, 2015, in Pasadena, where he lived. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP/File)

Sam Sarpong, former model and MTV co-host

FILE - This Jan. 19, 1960 file photo shows movie actress Maureen O'Hara photographed in her front yard in Los Angeles. O'Hara,who appeared in such classic films as "The Quiet Man and How Green Was My Valley," has died. Her manager says OHara died in her sleep Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 at her home in Boise, Idaho.  (AP Photo/Harold Filan,File)

Actress Maureen O’Hara

Celebrity makeup artist Jake Bailey

Dr. Arnold Klein disputed the argument by Dr. Conrad Murray's lawyers that he addicted Michael Jackson to Demerol.

Dr. Arnold Klein, Michael Jackson’s friend

Bruce Hyde plays the character Riley on "Star Trek"

Bruce Hyde, Lt. Kevin Riley on original ‘Star Trek’

Louisiana chef/showman Paul Prudhomme comes to Star test kitchen (Photo by Keith Beaty/Toronto Star via Getty Images)

Chef Paul Prudhomme

OLD YELLER, Kevin Corcoran, 1957

‘Old Yeller’ actor Kevin Corcoran

Jack Larson, best know for his role as reporter Jimmy Olsen on the first Superman TV show, died Sunday at his home in Brentwood, Calif. He was 87.

Jack Larson, Jimmy Olsen on ‘Superman’ series

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 09:  Chef Kerry Simon attends Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appetit's Grand Tasting event at Caesars Palace on May 9, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Vegas Uncork'd by Bon Appetit)

‘Iron Chef’ star Kerry Simon

circa 1930:  Dickie Moore, the Hollywood child actor who appeared in Tiffany's 'Aloha'. He made his screen debut opposite John Barrymore at the age of one in 'The Beloved Rogue', later appearing in many of the 'Our Gang' films, and is credited with giving Shirley Temple her first screen kiss in 'Miss Annie Rooney.'  (Photo by General Photographic Agency/Getty Images)

Dickie Moore, prolific child star in ‘Our Gang’ shorts

Martin Milner, co-star of the hit 1970's TV show "Adam 12," in a promotional shot from the third season opener in 1970 in Los Angeles, California.

Martin Milner, star of TV’s ‘Route 66’ and ‘Adam-12’

Dean Jones, star of ‘Love Bug’ and other Disney films

HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 11:  Director Wes Craven arrives at the premiere of the Weinstein Company's "Scream 4" Presented by AXE Shower at Grauman's Chinese Theatre on April 11, 2011 in Hollywood, California.

Filmmaker Wes Craven

Jean-Baptiste tweeted this image of himself in costume on June 23.

Kyle Jean-Baptiste, “Les Miserables”

Yvonne Craig Batgirl

Batgirl acress Yvonne Craig

Dicovery Channel's 'Deadliest Catch' star Tony Lara, center, has died in Sturgis, South Dakota, during its famous motorcycle rally.

‘Deadliest Catch’ captain Tony Lara

circa 1935:  British actor George Cole.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

George Cole, British TV and film icon

MILAN, ITALY - MAY 03: Whitney Houston daughter Bobbi Kristina attends the concert of Withney Houston held at Mediolanum Forum on May 3, 2010 in Milan, Italy.  (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Bobbi Kristina Brown

Reality star Loredana Nesci, 47, was found dead in her California home on Wednesday, July 22.

Reality TV lawyer Loredana Nesci

Actor and folksinger Theodore Bikel, seen here in 2003, had a long and successful career.

‘Sound of Music’ actor Theodore Bikel

Actor George Coe, an original member of "Saturday Night Live's" Not Ready for Prime Time Players who also appeared in such films as "Kramer vs. Kramer" and "The Stepford Wives," died Saturday, July 18. He was 86.

‘Saturday Night Live’ actor George Coe

Alex Rocco playing mobster Moe Greene in "The Godfather"

‘The Godfather’ actor Alex Rocco

Tony Award-winning actor Roger Rees, seen in a 1980 photo, was known to TV viewers for his roles in "Cheers" and "The West Wing."

‘Cheers’ actor Roger Rees

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - DECEMBER 16:  Actor Omar Sharif attends the Closing Night and Award Ceremony of the 6th Annual Dubai International Film Festival held at the Madinat Jumeriah Complex on December 16, 2009 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.  (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images for DIFF)

Egyptian actor Omar Sharif

LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 09:  Actor Irwin Keyes, arrives at Autonomous Films premiere Of "Wristcutters: A Love Story" held at Paramount Studios on October 9, 2007 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Automomous Films)

‘Jeffersons,’ horror actor Irwin Keyes

Donna Douglas about 1960, before she became part of "The Beverly Hillbillies."

Donna Douglas, Elly May on ‘Beverly Hillbillies’

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - AUGUST 8:  Amanda Peterson sighted on August 8, 1988 at Ed Debevic's Restaraunt in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)

Amanda Peterson, Star of ‘Can’t Buy Me Love’

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Jerry Weintraub, ‘Ocean’s Eleven’ producer

Diana Douglas and ex-husband Kirk Douglas seen at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in 2005 in West Hollywood, California. Diana Douglas died Saturday at age 92.

Diana Douglas Webster, mom of Michael Douglas

Patrick Macnee is best-known for playing debonair secret agent John Steed on "The Avengers."

Patrick Macnee, stylish ‘Avengers’ star

Dick Van Patten, who started acting as a child, was probably best known for "Eight Is Enough."

Dick Van Patten, ‘Eight Is Enough’ father

THE 'BURBS, front from left: Rick Ducommun, Tom Hanks, Corey Feldman, Brue Dern (rear left), 1989, © Universal/Everett Collection

Actor Rick Ducommun

LOCARNO, SWITZERLAND - AUGUST 07: (EDITORS NOTE: This image was processed using digital filters) Sir Christopher Lee attends a photocall during the 66th Locarno Film Festival on August 7, 2013 in Locarno, Switzerland.  (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

Christopher Lee, horror master, renowned film villain

RELATIVITY - Gallery - Shoot Date: August 18, 1996. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) MARY ELLEN TRAINOR

Actress Mary Ellen Trainor

LOVE BOAT - 'Isaac Gets Physical/She Brought Her Mother Along/Cold Feet' which aired on March 20, 1982. (Photo by ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images) BETSY PALMER

Actress Betsy Palmer

Actor and comedian Reynaldo Rey

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 14:  Anne Meara attends Roundabout Theater Company's 2011 Spring Gala at Roseland Ballroom on March 14, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Ben Gabbe/Getty Images)

Anne Meara, ‘Stiller & Meara,’ mom of Ben Stiller

Dustin Hoffman is shaving while Elizabeth Wilson is standing behind him in a scene from the film 'The Graduate', 1967. (Photo by Embassy Pictures/Getty Images)

Elizabeth Wilson, ‘Graduate’ and ‘9 to 5’ actress

1998 Ellen Albertini Dow stars as Rosie in New Line Cinema's comedy, "The Wedding Singer."

‘Wedding Singer’s’ rapping granny, Ellen Albertini Dow

Suzanne Crough

‘Partridge Family’ actress Suzanne Crough

Andrew Lesnie and his award for Achivement in Cinematography for THE LORD OF THE RINGS:THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RINGS backstage at the 74th Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Ca., March 24, 2002.

Andrew Lesnie, ‘The Lord of the Rings’ cinematographer

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 14: (L-R) Actors Sawyer and Sullivan Sweeten arrive at the party celebrating the 200th Episode of 'Everybody Loves Raymond' on October 14, 2004 at Spago in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Amanda Edwards/Getty Images)

‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ actor Sawyer Sweeten

In this May 22, 2002 file photo, Mary Doyle Keefe poses at her home in Nashua, N.H., with the May 29, 1943, cover of the Saturday Evening Post for which she had modeled as "Rosie the Riveter" in a Norman Rockwell painting. Keefe died Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in Simsbury, Conn., after a brief illness. She was 92

‘Rosie the Riveter’ model Mary Doyle Keefe

LAUGH-IN -- Episode 5 -- Aired 02/01/1978 -- Pictured: (l-r) Ben Powers, Tina Turner, 'Madam', Wayland Flowers -- Photo by: NBC/NBCU Photo Bank

‘Good Times’ actor Ben Powers

ANNE OF AVONLEA, (aka ANNE OF GREEN GABLES: THE SEQUEL), from left: Megan Follows, Jonathan Crombie, 1987, © PBS/courtesy Everett Collection

‘Anne of Green Gables’ actor Jonathan Crombie

L.A. LAW -- Season 3 -- Pictured: Richard Dysart as Leland McKenzie  (Photo by Charles Bush/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)

‘L.A. Law’ star Richard Dysart

Geoffrey Lewis was a familiar face in dozens of TV shows and movies.

Actor Geoffrey Lewis

LOS ANGELES - JANUARY 1: The Dukes of Hazzard.  James Best as Rosco P. Coltrane.  (Photo by CBS via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** James Best

‘Dukes of Hazzard’ actor James Best

Horror actor Tom Towles

A police officer creates a perimeter outside a home in the Hollywood Hills area of Los Angeles, Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Police say a man was found dead at the home of Andrew Getty, heir to Getty oil fortune. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu)

Andrew Getty, grandson of oil tycoon J. Paul Getty

Julian and Cynthia Lennon attend the 2006 premiere of "The Beatles Love."

Cynthia Lennon, first wife of John Lennon

Richard Glatzer, director of ‘Still Alice’

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 08: Sam Simon attends a fundraiser benefiting Mercy For Animals at Private Residence on June 8, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Araya Diaz/Getty Images for Mercy for Animals)

Sam Simon, ‘Simpsons’ producer

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 04:  Actor Windell Middlebrooks attends DIRECTV's Sixth Annual Celebrity Beach Bowl After Party at Victory Field on February 4, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for DirecTV)

‘Miller High Life’ delivery guy Windell Middlebrooks

Albert Maysles attends an event at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival.

Documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles

 Titles: Lord of Illusions Names: Daniel von Bargen

‘Seinfeld’ actor Daniel von Bargen

LOS ANGELES - SEPTEMBER 15: Leonard Nimoy as Mr. Spock in the STAR TREK episode, "Charlie X."  Season 1, episode, 2.  Original air date September 15, 1966.  (Photo by CBS via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Leonard Nimoy

Leonard Nimoy, ‘Star Trek’s’ Spock

HOLLYWOOD, CA - OCTOBER 22: Actor Ben Woolf arrives at the opening night of 'PIPPIN' at the Pantages Theatre on October 22, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Rich Polk/Getty Images for Hollywood Pantages)

‘American Horror Story’ actor Ben Woolf

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 06: Director Bruce Sinofsky attends the 'Paradise Lost 3: Purgatory' press day at HBO Studios on January 6, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Director Bruce Sinofsky

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 15:  TV personality Ahmad Givens arrives to the premiere of the new web series "One Warm Night" on August 15, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/WireImage)

‘Real Chance of Love’ star

File photo: 'Parks and Recreation' executive producer Harris Wittels (right), pictured with screenwriter Alan Yang (left) in 2012, has died of a possible overdose, police said Thursday.

Harris Wittels, ‘Parks and Recreation’ executive producer

Caption:MIAMI, FL - FEBRUARY 21: Lorena Rojas arrives at the 25th Anniversary Of Univision's 'Premio Lo Nuestro A La Musica Latina' on February 21, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Gustavo Caballero/Getty Images for Univision)

Mexican soap actress Lorena Rojas

Louis Jourdan about 1950, when he was starting to make waves in Hollywood.

Louis Jourdan, Bond villain and ‘Gigi’ star

‘Laugh-In’ announcer Gary Owens

The real Anne Kirkbride, left, poses with her Madame Tussaud's waxwork version in 2011.

Soap opera actress Anne Kirkbride

HOLLYWOOD - MARCH 05: Actor Greg Plitt arrives at the premiere of Warner Bros. Pictures' '10,000 B.C.' held at Mann's Chinese theater on March 5, 2008 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Fitness expert Greg Plitt

MAR 2 1979, MAR 4 1979 Darrell Winfield He strikes a familiar Pose.  Credit: Denver Post

Darrell Winfield, the real Marlboro Man

960: Swedish actress Anita Ekberg plays the glamorous Sylvia in the fountain scene from 'La Dolce Vita', directed by Federico Fellini. (Photo via John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images)

‘La Dolce Vita’ actress Anita Ekberg

Comedian/actor Taylor Negron at an event in New York in May 2014

Actor and comedian Taylor Negron

Rod Taylor, Australian movie star, celebrates his 35th birthday by working on the set of ?Do Not Disturb,? and gets a big birthday kiss from co-star Doris Day in Hollywood, Los Angeles, Jan. 14, 1965. It was the opening day of shooting on the movie. Miss Day again has been named to number one sport as movie box office queen in a poll conducted annually by motion picture exhibitors.

‘The Birds’ actor Rod Taylor


LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 08:  Musician Lemmy of Motorhead attends The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards at the STAPLES Center on February 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Motörhead frontman Lemmy

Leipzig, GERMANY: German conductor Kurt Masur performs at the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra in Leipzig, eastern Germany 16 June 2007. Masur, born 18 July 1927, celebrated his 80th birthday with a gala-concert at the Gewandhaus. AFP PHOTO DDP/SEBASTIAN WILLNOW GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read SEBASTIAN WILLNOW/AFP/Getty Images)

Former New York Philharmonic conductor Kurt Masur

PARK CITY, UT - JANUARY 24:  Musician Scott Weiland poses for a portrait at the Village at the Lift Presented by McDonald's McCafe during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on January 24, 2015 in Park City, Utah.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots

SAN FRANCISCO - APRIL 3:  Cynthia Robinson of the psychedelic soul group 'Sly And The Family Stone' records in the studio on April 3, 1973 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

Cynthia Robinson, Sly and the Family Stone trumpeter

Scottish drummer Andy White outside the Montclair Public Library, New Jersey, October 1992. He replaced Ringo Starr as the Beatles' drummer on their first single, 'Love Me Do'. (Photo by Michael Brennan/Getty Images)

Andy White, drummer on ‘Love Me Do’

Allen Toussaint performs on stage at Bluesfest 2013 on March 31, 2013, in Byron Bay, Australia.

Allen Toussaint, New Orleans R&B legend

UNSPECIFIED - CIRCA 1970:  Photo of Three Dog Night  Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images

Three Dog Night singer Cory Wells

Billy Joe Royal during Billy Joe Royal Portrait Session in Atlanta - June 3, 1980 at Photographer's studio in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. ***Exclusive*** (Photo by Tom Hill/WireImage)

Singer Billy Joe Royal

Gary Richrath plays with REO Speedwagon at Oakland Coliseum in Oakland, California, on July 4, 1980. (Photo by Larry Hulst/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

Gary Richrath, REO Speedwagon writer/guitarist

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 13: Rapper Sean Price performs during the 2012 Rock the Bells Festival press conference and Fan Appreciation Party on at Santos Party House on June 13, 2012 in New York City.  (Photo by Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

Rapper Sean Price

Lynn Anderson in 1971, when she was the biggest singer in country music.

‘Rose Garden’ singer, Lynn Anderson

Country singer Darron Norwood found dead at 49.

Country singer Daron Norwood

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 09: Chris Squire of the British band Yes performs at Radio City Music Hall on July 9, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)

Yes co-founder Chris Squire

James Horner, Oscar-winning composer

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS - JULY 11: Ornette Coleman performs on stage during the North Sea Jazz Festival at Ahoy on July 11, 2010 in Rotterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Rob Verhorst/Redferns) *** Local Caption *** Ornette Coleman

Ornette Coleman, influential jazz musician

Indie-rapper Pumpkinhead

Anthony Riley performs on an episode of "The Voice"

‘The Voice’ contestant Anthony Riley

Ronnie Gilbert, left, performs with other members of the Weavers in this circa 1948 image.

Ronnie Gilbert of the Weavers

This undated photo provided by courtesy of U2 shows, Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager.  Sheehan has died a day after the band kicked off a five-night stint in the Los Angeles area. Bono posted a statement about Sheehan's death Wednesday, May 27, 2015, on his website, saying "we lost a family member, we're still taking it in." Sheehan has managed U2's tours for more than three decades.

U2 tour manager Dennis Sheehan

UNITED STATES - JANUARY 01:  USA  Photo of Louis JOHNSON and BROTHERS JOHNSON, Louis Johnson. !  (Photo by Echoes/Redferns)

Louis Johnson of Brothers Johnson

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 11: Hip-hop artist Chinx attends BET 106 and Park on June 11, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Brad Barket/Getty Images for BET)

Up-and-coming rapper Chinx

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 08:  Musician B.B. King, winner of the Best Traditional Blues Album for "One Kind Flavor" poses in the press room during the 51st Annual Grammy Awards held at the Staples Center on February 8, 2009 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by ) *** Local Caption *** B.B. King

Blues legend B.B. King

Errol Brown performs in 2004.

Errol Brown, ‘You Sexy Thing’ vocalist

Studio portrait of Ben E King circa 1961.

‘Stand By Me’ singer Ben E. King

FILE - In this April 16, 2009, file photo, Jack Ely, co-founder of the early 60's band The Kingsmen and best known for his 1963 rendition of the song "Louie, Louie", poses for a photo at his home in Terre Bonne, Ore. Ely has died after a long battle with an illness, his son, Sean Ely, confirmed Tuesday, April 28, 2015. He was 71. (AP Photo/Don Ryan, File)

Jack Ely, ‘Louie Louie’ singer

Johnny Kemp performs during Amateur Night at The Apollo Theater on August 31, 2011 in New York City.

‘Just Got Paid’ singer Johnny Kemp

UNSPECIFIED - JANUARY 01:  Photo of Percy SLEDGE; Posed studio portrait of Percy Sledge  (Photo by Gilles Petard/Redferns)

R&B singer Percy Sledge

Bob Burns, one of the founders and original drummer of legendary southern rock band Lynryd Skynyrd, performs during 21st Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony March 13, 2006 at The Waldorf-Astoria in New York, NY . Burns died in a single car crash in Bartow County, GA., late Friday, April 3, 2015.

Fmr. Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Robert Lewis Burns Jr.

ARCHIV - Bassist Mike Porcaro (r) und Gitarrist Steve Lukather der US-Rockgruppe Toto bei ihrem Auftritt am 18.10.1992 in Frankfurt am Main (Hessen). Porcaro starb an den Folgen der Nervenkrankheit ALS (Amyotrophe Lateralsklerose), sagte ein Sprecher der Plattenfirma der Band der dpa am 16.03.2015. Photo by: Oliver Berg/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images

Toto bassist Mike Porcaro

Lesley Gore in 1963, when "It's My Party" went to No. 1.

‘It’s My Party’ singer Lesley Gore

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A$AP Yams hip-hop founder

UNSPECIFIED - JANUARY 01:  Photo of Kim Fowley  (Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

Legendary punk rock producer Kim Fowley

In this March 1, 1995 file photo, Andrae Crouch displays his two Grammys backstage at the 37th annual Grammy Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Crouch won Pop-Contemporary Gospel Album for "Mercy," and Instrumental Arrangement with Vocals for "Circle of Life," with Lebo Morake and Hans Zimmer. Crouch, a legendary gospel performer, songwriter and choir director whose work graced songs by Michael Jackson and Madonna and movies such as "The Lion King," has died at age 72. His publicist says Crouch died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, at a hospital in Los Angeles, where he was admitted Saturday after suffering a heart attack.

Gospel music legend Andrae Crouch

Opry star Little Jimmy Dickens

Leaders, politicians and military figures 

WASHINGTON - MARCH 24:  Former Clinton National Security Advisor Samuel Berger is testifies before the bipartisan September 11 commission, formally known as the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon The U.S., on Capitol Hill March 24, 2004 in Washington, DC. Top former and current government officials are slated to appear before the commission.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Former Clinton official Sandy Berger

British prime minister Margaret Thatcher at a press conference in Millbank Tower with Helmut Schmidt, the West German Chancellor, 11th May 1979. (Photo by John Downing/Getty Images)

Former West Germany Chancellor Helmut Schmidt

Former Israeli President Yitzhak Navon 1921 - 2015.

Former Israeli President Yitzhak Navon

Ahmed Chalabi, pivotal advocate of Iraq War

Republican presidential hopeful former U.S. Sen. Fred Thompson (R-TN) speaks during a televised debate at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center January 10, 2008 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Candidates have shifted their efforts to other primary states after the New Hampshire primary and Iowa caucus.

Fred Thompson, former U.S. senator and actor

FILE - In this Jan. 31, 1980, file photo, Ken Taylor, Canadian Ambassador to Iran, laughs as he answers questions during a meeting with journalists outside the Canadian Embassy in Paris. Taylor, who kept Americans hidden at his residence during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis, died Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, after a two month battle with colon cancer, his wife Pat said. He was 81. (AP Photo/File)

Ken Taylor, former Canadian ambassador

UNITED STATES - APRIL 01:  Jerry Parr, White House security guard, during Senate Appropriations Subcommitte on the Treasury hearing.  (Photo by Diana Walker/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Jerry Parr, Secret Service agent who helped save Reagan

Documentary subject Grace Lee Boggs speaks on stage at the "American Revolutionary" premiere during the 2013 Los Angeles Film Festival.

Civil rights activist Grace Lee Boggs

QUANTICO, VA - JUNE 17, 1988: Lt. Gen. Frank E. Petersen Jr., Marine commander at Quantico in the Marine Corps Museum on June 17, 1988. Frank E. Petersen Jr. was the first Black general in the U.S. Marines. (Photo by Frank Johnston/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

Frank Petersen, first African-American Marine aviator

Amelia Boynton Robinson, 103, chats with activist Faya Rose Toure before a special screening of "Selma" at Boynton Robinson's home in Tuskegee, Alabama.

Civil rights matriarch Amelia Boynton Robinson

Dr. James "Red" Duke Jr., the Texas surgeon who educated television viewers about health care and played a role in one of America's most traumatic days, died Tuesday, August 25, 2015, in Houston, Memorial Hermann health system said in a statement. He was 86. Credit: 	From UTHealth

Dr. ‘Red’ Duke pioneered Life Flight

US President Barack Obama meets with the country's oldest living veteran, 110-year-old Emma Didlake, in the Oval Office of the White House on July 17, 2015 in Washington, DC.  Didlake is a longtime Detroit resident and veteran of the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps(WAAC) during World War II .  AFP PHOTO/MANDEL NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Oldest known U.S. veteran Emma Didlake

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Former NAACP chairman Julian Bond

Squadron Leader John Leslie (Les) Munro was the last Dambuster pilot.

World War II ‘Dambusters’ hero Les Munro

Sir Nicholas Winton, an English stockbroker who rescued 669 Czech children from the Nazis, attends the 'I never saw another butterfly' press view at the Jewish Museum March 24, 2004 in London.

Nicholas Winton, who saved hundreds from Holocaust

Caption:CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 06: Attorney General of Delaware Beau Biden speaks on stage during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The DNC, which concludes today, nominated U.S. President Barack Obama as the Democratic presidential candidate. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Beau Biden, son of vice president Joe Biden

Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert (R) (R-IL) joins former speakers of the House (L-R) James Wright Jr. (D-TX), Thomas Foley (D-WA) and Newt Gingrich (R-GA) in a four-way handshake during a meeting on Capitol Hill November 12, 2003 in Washington, DC. The speakers were on Capitol Hill to participate an event on the changing nature of the U.S. House of Representatives speakership. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Former House Speaker Jim Wright

Former White House press secretary James Brady, right, who was left paralyzed in the Reagan assassination attempt, looks at his wife Sarah Brady, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, march 30, 2011, marking the 30th anniversary of the shooting.

Sarah Brady, widow of James Brady

CORRECTS MIDDLE INITIAL TO H FROM A -  FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2006, file photo, Rev. Robert H. Schuller poses for a photo outside the Crystal Cathedral in Orange, Calif. Schuller, the Southern California televangelist who founded the world-famous Crystal Cathedral, is ailing and could be in his final days, his daughter Carol Schuller Milner said, Wednesday, April 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)

“Hour of Power” televangelist Rev. Robert H. Schuller

 In this March 20, 2013, file photo, Singapore's first Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew attends the Standard Chartered Singapore Forum in Singapore. The condition of Singapore's 91-year-old founding father, Lee Kuan Yew, has deteriorated further at the hospital where he's been treated for about six weeks, the government said Wednesday, March 18, 2015.

Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s founding father

Former Australian prime minister Malcolm Fraser laughs during the launch of his first political memoirs at the University of Melbourne's Law School on March 4, 2010. Fraser, who was Australia's 22nd prime minister, holding the position from 1975 to 1983, was the first Australian politician to describe Australia's future as multicultural, and his federal government was the first to pass Aboriginal Land Rights and Freedom of Information legislation. AFP PHOTO/William WEST (Photo credit should read WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)

Malcolm Fraser, Australia’s former prime minister

Rev. Fred Craddock's stories revolutionized preaching, but few know about the pain behind them.

Fred Craddock, a ‘preaching genius’

Cardinal Edward Egan

Cardinal Edward Egan, former archbishop of New York

Father Theodore Hesburgh receives the Congressional Gold Medal in 2000.

Father Theodore Hesburgh, legendary Notre Dame president

UNITED STATES - AUGUST 1: Rep. Alan Nunnelee, R-Miss., speaks during the House Republican freshmen news conference marking the first day that "all non-exempt employers are required to provide health care coverage that includes abortion-inducing drugs or else pay a steep tax" on Wednesday, August 1, 2012. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)

Rep. Alan Nunnelee

Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al-Saud waits before a meeting with the US Secretary of State at his desert encampment on January 5, 2014 in Rawdat al-Khuraim. US Secretary of State John Kerry rejected Israeli and Palestinian claims the US was biased as he made a whistlestop tour of allies Jordan and Saudi Arabia to woo support for his peace plan. AFP PHOTO/POOL/BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah

Tuskegee Airmen Clarence Huntley Jr., Joseph Shambrey

Governor Mario Cuomo attends the Rodale launch party for Al Gore's New Book "OUR CHOICE: A Plan To Solve The Climate Crisis" at the American Museum of Natural History on November 3, 2009 in New York City.

Mario Cuomo, former New York governor

Caption:WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 28: Former Senator Edward William Brooke (R-MA) speaks during a ceremony to honor him with the Congressional Gold Medal in the Rotunda of the US Capitol on October 28, 2009 in Washington, DC. Brooke, a two-term Republican senator from 1967-1979, was the first African-American elected to the senate by popular vote. (Photo by Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images)

Senator Edward Brooke

Journalists, authors, media and academic figures 

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26:  Author Jackie Collins arrives at the 2012 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter at Sunset Tower on February 26, 2012 in West Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Best-selling author Jackie Collins

Brad Anderson, who created the popular comic strip "Marmaduke," died August 30, according to his syndicate, Universal Uclick. He was 91.

‘Marmaduke’ cartoonist Brad Anderson

AUG 6 1976, AUG 9 1976; Therapist Wayne Dyer - Psychologist/Author; Enjoy the here and now, he advises in his book.;  (Photo By Ira Gay Sealy/The Denver Post via Getty Images)

Motivational speaker Wayne Dyer

NEW YORK - JUNE 3:  Neurologist Dr. Oliver Sacks speaks at Columbia University June 3, 2009 in New York City. Dr. Sacks, who was appointed Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center in 2007, is the author of several bestselling books. His 1973 book "Awakenings" was adapted into the Academy Award-nominated film of the same name starring Robert De Niro and Robin Williams and his latest book is "Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain".  (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Renowned neurologist Dr. Oliver Sacks

A woman takes refuge in an office building after one of the World Trade Center towers collapsed.

9/11 ‘Dust Lady’ Marcy Borders

CANADA - APRIL 09: Crime pays: Author Ann Rule; top; is cashing in on public's interest in true-crime and Conspiracy Of Silence miniseries; above; was a big TV hit. (Photo by Peter Power/Toronto Star via Getty Images)

Ann Rule, true crime writer

Former Los Angeles prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi testifies before the House Judiciary Committee during a hearing on the 'Executive Power and Its Constitutional Limitations' at the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill July 25, 2008 in Washington, D.C.  Bugliosi, 80 years old, a prosecutor who successfully prosecuted Charles Mason, died  Monday, June 8, 2015, according to his son.

Writer, Manson prosecutor Vincent Bugliosi

MIAMI BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 21:  Award-winning Esquire writer Josh Ozersky onstage at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Meatopia: The Q Revolution presented by Creekstone Farms hosted by Guy Fieri curated by Josh Ozersky during the 2015 Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE at Beachside at Delano on February 21, 2015 in Miami Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Aaron Davidson/Getty Images for SOBEWFF)

Food writer Josh Ozersky

John Forbes Nash, 86, the mathematician who inspired the film "A Beautiful Mind," and his wife died in a car accident Saturday in New Jersey, according to police.

‘Beautiful Mind’ mathematician John Nash

MIAMI BEACH, FL - FEBRUARY 21:  Award-winning Esquire writer Josh Ozersky onstage at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Meatopia: The Q Revolution presented by Creekstone Farms hosted by Guy Fieri curated by Josh Ozersky during the 2015 Food Network & Cooking Channel South Beach Wine & Food Festival presented by FOOD & WINE at Beachside at Delano on February 21, 2015 in Miami Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Aaron Davidson/Getty Images for SOBEWFF)

Food writer Josh Ozersky

Caption:HOLLYWOOD, CA - APRIL 11: Richard Corliss speaks onstage during a 'Meet Me in St. Louis' Screening during the 2014 TCM Classic Film Festival at TCL Chinese Theater on April 11, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/WireImage/Getty Images)

Richard Corliss, famed Time magazine movie critic

 Author Guenter Grass attends the Leipzig Book Fair on March 14, 2015 in Leipzig, Germany.

Guenter Grass, Nobel literature laureate

Buddy and Gerti Elias are touring the United States reading from the book "Anne Frank's Family."

Buddy Elias, devoted keeper of Anne Frank’s legacy

Terry Pratchet tips his hat to the press at the premier of The Colour Of Magic at the Curzon Mayfair on March 03, 2008 in London, England.

Fantasy author Terry Pratchett

Image #: 35203162    Dori J. Maynard of the Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education, left, speaks during a forum at Preservation Park's Nile Hall in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday, July 18, 2013. To the right is Arnold Perkins, of the Alameda County Public Health Department. The Oakland Tribune and the Maynard Institute held the free public forum to discuss coverage of the Zimmerman trial and how media images impact perception. (Jane Tyska/Bay Area News Group/San Jose Mercury News/TNS/LANDOV

Dori Maynard, journalism diversity advocate

This April 27, 2006 file photo shows poet Philip Levine at the San Joaquin River Center in Fresno, Calif., where he recited many of his poems. Levine, a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet whose intimate portraits of blue-collar life were grounded in personal experience and political conscience, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 2015. He was 87. (AP Photo/Gary Kazanjian, File)

Former U.S. poet laureate Philip Levine

NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 02:  Bob Simon attends "The Central Park Five" New York Special Screening at Dolby 88 Theater on October 2, 2012 in New York City.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

“60 Minutes” correspondent Bob Simon

PARIS, FRANCE - APRIL 20. Australian writer Colleen McCullough during portrait session held on april 20, 1997 in hotel room in Paris, France. (Photo by Ulf Andersen/Getty Images)

‘Thorn Birds’ author Colleen McCullough

Joe Franklin, left, with his former producer Steve Garrin

Radio and TV pioneer Joe Franklin

Stuart Loory covered the Soviet Kremlin and the Johnson and Nixon White House administrations.

Former CNN reporter Stuart Loory

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 16: TV personality Stuart Scott accepts the 2014 Jimmy V Perseverance Award onstage during the 2014 ESPYS at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on July 16, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

ESPN’s Stuart Scott

Sport, design and business figures 

Doug Walker, 64, an avid outdoor enthusiast and Seattle tech entrepreneur was killed in an apparent avalanche on Granite Mountain

Tech entrepreneur Doug Walker

NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 23: Meadowlark Lemon of the The Harlem Globetrotters being interviewed for CBS Sports Spectacular.  Image dated November 23, 1960.  (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)

Harlem Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 14:  Dave Henderson #42 of the Oakland Athletics leads off from first base during an MLB game against the Baltimore Orioles on July 14, 1991 at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum at Oakland, California. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Former MLB star Dave Henderson

SYRACUSE, NY - 1961: Dolph Schayes #4 of the Syracuse Nationals poses for a portrait circa 1961 at the Onondaga War Memorial in Secaucus, New Jersey. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 1961 NBAE (Photo by The Stevenson Collection/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA legend Dolph Schayes

New Zealand All Blacks winger Jonah Lomu on his way to score the opening try in the Rugby World Cup semifinal at Newlands in Cape Town, South Africa, on June 18, 1995.

Rugby legend Jonah Lomu

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 09:  Head coach Flip Saunders of the Minnesota Timberwolves gestures during the game with the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on March 9, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.   NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Flip Saunders, veteran NBA coach

BASEBALL CITY, UNITED STATES:  New York Yankees manager Joe Torre (L) signs autographs for fans as he stands by Yankees Hall of Famer Yogi Berra (R) before the start of the spring training game with the Kansas City Royals at Baseball City Stadium in Baseball City, Florida, 13 March 2001. Berra, 75-year-old former Yankees catcher and coach, stayed for the game.   AFP PHOTO/Tony RANZE (Photo credit should read TONY RANZE/AFP/Getty Images)

Yogi Berra, baseball player and source of folk wisdom

FILE - In a April 14, 2013 file photo, Moses Malone talks to reporters before the start of an NBA basketball game between the Philadelphia 76ers and the Cleveland Cavaliers, in Philadelphia. Malone, a three-time NBA MVP and one of basketballs most ferocious rebounders, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, according to a The Philadelphia 76ers statement. He was 60.  (AP Photo/Michael Perez, File)

Moses Malone, NBA legend

Justin Wilson, of England, walks on pit road during qualifying for Sunday's Pocono IndyCar 500 auto race, Saturday, Aug. 22,, in Long Pond, Pa. Wilson was injured during Sunday's race and air lifted to the hospital.

IndyCar driver Justin Wilson

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 03:  (NEW YORK DAILIES OUT)   Hall of Famer Frank Gifford looks on during a halftime ceremony of a game between the New York Giants and the Indianapolis Colts on November 3, 2014 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The Colts defeated the Giants 40-24.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Football legend, sportscaster Frank Gifford

Louise Suggs of Atlanta, Ga., member of the U.S. Curtis Cup Women's golf team, drives at the first tee during the cup matches as Birkdale, England, May 21, 1948.  The U.S. team defeated the British golfers, 6 1/2 to 2 1/2.  (AP Photo)

LPGA co-founder Louise Suggs

FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2002 file photo, fashion designer Arnold Scaasi talks about his designs at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. Scaasi, whose flamboyant creations adorned first ladies, movie stars and socialites, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, at New York-Presbyterian Hospital of cardiac arrest. He was 85. (AP Photo/Suzanne Plunkett, File)

Fashion designer Arnold Scaasi

WWE WrestleMania 21 'WrestleMania Goes Hollywood' Credit: J. Shearer / Contributor Caption:'Rowdy' Roddy Piper (Photo by John Shearer/WireImage for BWR Public Relations)

Wrestler Roddy Piper

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 24:  Christian Audigier arrives at the 21st Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation's Oscar Viewing Party on February 24, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Ed Hardy designer Christian Audigier

FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012 photo artist Don Featherstone, 1996 Ig Nobel Prize winner and creator of the plastic pink flamingo lawn ornament, poses with his wife Nancy while being honored as a past recipient during a performance at the Ig Nobel Prize ceremony at Harvard University, in Cambridge, Mass. Featherstone died Monday, June 22, 2015, at an elder care facility in Fitchburg, Mass., according to his wife, Nancy. He was 79. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Donald Featherstone, flamingo lawn decor creator

ATLANTA, GA - APRIL 03: WWE Hall of Fame member Dusty Rhodes attends the 2011 WWE Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at the Philips Arena on April 3, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Moses Robinson/Getty Images)

Dusty Rhodes, wrestling’s ‘American Dream’

Dean Potter highlines at the Three Gossips in Utah's Arches National Park. Unlike tightrope walking, highlighers must maintain their balance on a slack line instead of a taut one. Potter has completed a number of highline crossings without safety equipment.

Climbing legend Dean Potter

A view of the welcome sign on Las Vegas Boulevard

Designer of ‘Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas’ sign

A. Alfred Taubman

Alfred Taubman, creator of indoor malls

CINCINNATI, OH - NOVEMBER 02:  Lauren Hill of Mount St. Joseph warms up before the game against Hiram at Cintas Center on November 2, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Hill, a freshman, has terminal cancer and this game was granted a special waiver by the NCAA to start the season early so she could play in a game.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Lauren Hill, College basketball player

Michael Graves

Michael Graves, architect and designer

6 Feb 1997:  Freson State Bulldogs head coach Jerry Tarkanian confers with his players during a game against the San Jose State Spartans at the Event Center in San Jose, California.  Fresno Staste won the game, 66-61. Mandatory Credit: Otto Greule  /Allsp

Ex-UNLV coach Jerry Tarkanian

 Coach Dean Smith of the North Carolina Tarheels gives instructions to his players during a playoff game in March 1997.

UNC basketball legend Dean Smith

Billy Casper, who won the 1966 U.S. Open, lines up a putt.

Pro golf pioneer Billy Casper

15 Apr 1993: Charles Sifford  swings during the PGA Senior Championships PGA National in Golf Course in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. Mandatory Credit: Gary Newkirk  /Allsport

Charlie Sifford, first African-American to play on PGA Tour

Former Chicago Cub Ernie Banks is being honored for his impressive career as a baseball player. "During his 19 seasons with the Chicago Cubs, he played in 11 All-Star Games, hit over 500 home runs, and became the first National League player to win Most Valuable Player honors in back-to-back years," according to the White House.

‘Mr. Cub’ Ernie Banks

PARAMUS, NJ - APRIL 04:  Designer Vince Camuto poses during his marketing event at Nordstrom Garden State Plaza on April 4, 2012 in Paramus, New Jersey.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Nordstrom)

Designer Vince Camuto, co-founder of Nine West