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DIED TODAY IN HISTORY  |  May 20, 2018

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Gilda Radner was one of the first to make "Saturday Night Live hilarious."

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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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Each person must live their life as a model for others.
-Rosa Parks

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Ancient Greeks and Romans placed a coin in the mouth of the deceased as payment to the ferryman Charon for passage across the river Styx to the afterlife.

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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.

Dane R. Balcon

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

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."

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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