The Short List – June ’20

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Here we list the unselected celebs we either didn’t have time for… or who were just too boring to malign. So in case you were wondering “whatever happened to,” this monthly post may give you some unexpected closure.

June 1, 2020
  • Joey Image – Aged 63 years. Drummer for The Misfits in the late 70’s and briefly again durina 2017 reunion.
  • Pat Dye – Aged 80 years. College football coaching legend.
June 2, 2020
  • Wes Unseld – Aged 74 years. NBA player, coach and executive.
  • Majek Fashek – Aged 57 years. Nigerian singer-songwriter and guitarist.
  • Mary Pat Gleason – Aged 70 years. Film & TV actress known for playing heavyish mom roles.
June 3, 2020
June 4, 2020
  • Steve Priest – Aged 72 years. British musician, bass player & singer for “The Sweet.”
June 5, 2020
  • Kurt Thomas – Aged 64 years. American gold medal winning Olympic Gymnast.
  • Rupert Hine – Aged 72 years. English musician, songwriter and producer for several 80’s pop acts.
June 6, 2020
  • John Zook – Aged 72 years. NFL defensive end.
June 7, 2020
  • Ken Riley – Aged 72 years. Cornerback for the Bengals for his entire 15 year NFL career.
June 8, 2020
June 9, 2020
  • Paul Chapman – Aged 66 years. British guitarist known for work with UFO.
June 10, 2020
June 11, 2020
  • Mel Winkler – Aged 78 years. Actor and cartoon voice guy.
June 12, 2020
June 13, 2020
  • Mike McCormick – Aged 81 years. MLB pitcher, Cy Young Award winner.
June 14, 2020
June 15, 2020
  • Lilia Dizon – Aged 92 years. Filipina actress known for “The Moises Padilla Story”.
June 16, 2020
  • Charles Webb – Aged 81 years. American novelist and author of “The Graduate.”
June 17, 2020
  • Jean Kennedy Smith – Aged 92 years. Diplomat & activist, US Ambassador to Ireland, and sister of JFK & RFK.
  • Willie Thorne – Aged 66 years. English pr snooker champ and commentator.
June 18, 2020
June 19, 2020
  • Ian Holm – Aged 88 years. British actor in “Alien,” “The Fifth Element,” and Bilbo Baggins in “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy.
June 20, 2020
  • Jim Kiick – Aged 73 years. NFL RB, member of of the Dolphins’ 1973 undefeated team.
June 21, 2020
  • Ken Snow – Aged 50 years. MLS and US nation team pro soccer player.
June 22, 2020
  • Steve Bing – Aged 55 years. American businessman, film producer, and Elizabeth Hurley’s baby daddy.
June 23, 2020
  • Michael Falzon – Aged 48 years. Australian theater actor and producer.
June 24, 2020
  • Eddie Kasko – Aged 88 years. MLB player, manager, and 2x All-star.
June 25, 2020
  • Huey – Aged 31 years. Rapper best known for his single “Pop, Lock & Drop It”.
June 26, 2020
  • Milton Glaser – Aged 91 years. Graphic designer who came up with ‘I [heart] New York.’.
  • Kelly Asbury – Aged 60 years. Director of animated films, including ‘Shrek 2.’.
June 27, 2020
  • Linda Cristal – Aged 86 years. Award winning actress known for her work in Westerns.
  • Freddy Cole – Aged 88 years. Jazz singer and pianist of the famous Cole family.
  • Pete Carr – Aged 70 years. Lead guitarist for the famed Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section.
June 28, 2020
  • Marián Čišovský – Aged 40 years. Slovakian footballer and ALS case..
  • Joe Bugel – Aged 80 years. 2X Super Bowl winning coach for the Washington Redskins.
June 29, 2020
  • Johnny Mandel – Aged 94 years. Composer responsible for the MASH theme song “Suicide is Painless.”
June 30, 2020
  • Dan Hicks – Aged 68 years. Actor from “Evil Dead II” & “Darkman.”