Today in history, many influential people passed away into eternity.
1984 - Andy Kaufman, comedian (Latka-Taxi), dies of cancer at 35
1985 - Margaret Hamilton, actress (Wicked Witch-Wizard of Oz), dies at 82
1990 - Jim Henson, puppeteer (Sesame Street, Muppet Show), dies at 53
1990 - Sammy Davis Jr, singer/actor, dies at 64
May they rest peace.
This is shamelessly stolen from The Catholic Guy on Sirius Radio.