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DIED TODAY IN HISTORY  |  July 21, 2017

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Alan Shepard was known for an experience that only a few...

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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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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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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.

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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