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DIED TODAY IN HISTORY  |  May 26, 2017

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Art Linkletter proved that children "say the darndest things."

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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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A traditional New Orleans jazz funeral starts with somber music. It's only after the burial that the band cuts loose with raucous, celebratory tunes.

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Willie Evans

Buffalo football star whose 1958 team refused to play in a bowl game banning black players

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The first manager of the Beatles

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

Jill Saward

Rape victim became an advocate for victims of sexual assault

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

Ned Garver

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

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