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DIED TODAY IN HISTORY  |  October 21, 2017

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Jack Kerouac was one of the most famous of the Beat Generation...

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There are more than 200 euphemisms for death in the English language, from 'shuffled off this mortal coil' to 'with the ancestors'.

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-Rosa Parks

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To prepare it for burial, Muslim tradition requires that same-sex family members wash the body an odd number of times before covering it with a shroud.

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Obituaries usually inspire tears, but a few unique souls would rather make us laugh.

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Bob Sheridan

Beloved grandfather who appreciated family, humor, and good automobiles.

Ned Garver

One of only 2 MLB pitchers to win 20 games on a team that lost more than 100 games.

Hobert Nelson

The sketch artist they called "The cop who caught crooks with his pencil, not his gun"

Victor Segura

Entered heaven at the age of 89. His last words: "I am ready to go dancing and romancing."

Dane R. Balcon

Army specialist tragically died in Iraq; his legacy lives on in memorial scholarship fund

Louise A. Hutchinson

Reporter was the first woman to overnight at the South Pole.

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Where there is love there is life.
-Mahatma Gandhi

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