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RIP: Who We Lost in January 2021

by John Maxwell

Join us in a look back at some of the most notable lives that ended in January 2021

Read the full Legacy obituaries for the life stories of the people featured in this video:

Marion Ramsey (1947–2021), ‘Police Academy’ star


Tanya Roberts (1955–2021), actress who starred in ‘That ‘70s Show’

Dearon “Deezer D” Thompson (1965–2021), ‘ER’ actor and rapper

Harry Beal (1930–2021), first Navy SEAL

Gregory Sierra (1937–2021), co-starred in ‘Barney Miller,’ ‘Sanford and Son’

Mira Furlan (1955–2021), actress in ‘Babylon 5,’ ‘Lost’

Siegfried Fischbacher (1939–2021), half of Siegfried & Roy magic duo

Frank Shankwitz (1943–2021), Make-A-Wish Foundation cofounder

Gerry Marsden (1942–2021), Gerry and the Pacemakers singer

Ed Bruce (1939–2021), country music songwriter

Edward ‘Duke Bootee’ Fletcher (1951–2021), influential rapper who co-wrote ‘The Message’

Jimmie F. Rodgers (1933–2021), early rock and roll star who sang ‘Honeycomb’

Joanne Rogers (1928–2021), widow of Fred Rogers

Hal Holbrook (1925–2021), actor known for ‘All the President’s Men,’ ‘Into the Wild’

Dorothy ‘Dot’ Cole (1913–2021), oldest living U.S. Marine

Don Sutton (1945–2021), Hall of Fame pitcher

Tommy Lasorda (1927–2021), legendary Dodgers manager

Hank Aaron (1934–2021), baseball legend with the Braves

Larry King (1933–2021), longtime host of CNN’s ‘Larry King Live’

Cloris Leachman (1926–2021), Oscar- and Emmy-winning actress

Cicely Tyson (1924–2021), award-winning star of ‘Sounder,’ ‘The Help’

Revisit last month’s video:

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