Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz was a Cuban communist revolutionary and politician who governed the Republic of Cuba as Prime Minister from 1959 to 1976 and then as President from 1976 to 2008. August 13, 1926 to November 25, 2016, Havana, Cuba Siblings: Raúl Castro, Ramón Castro Ruz, Juanita Castro, MORE FACT: Fidel Castro is the longest-ruling non-royal national leader since 1900 […]
September 26, 2016 Arnold Palmer dies from complications after heart surgery on Sunday September 25, 2016. He was a golf legend and was nick named the Bear. The six time Masters’ winner and having 62 victories on the PGA Tour. Born: September 10, 1929, Latrobe, Pennsylvania, United States Died: September 25, 2016, UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh, […]
“Mr. Hockey” he was fondly know as Gordie Howe by many hockey fans. His career spanned six decades and included four Stanley Cups with the Detroit Red Wings, died Friday, June 10, 2016.
Saturday June 4, 2016, Muhammad Ali dies at age 74 “I am the greatest!” he would proclaimed. “Float like a butterfly and sting like a bee”, he would say. Now the 3 time world boxing champ and Olympic gold medalist has left this world at age 74, with the grace and freedom that he touched so many with […]
Prince Rogers Nelson | June 7, 1958 – April 21, 2016 The world mourns music superstar, Prince who was found dead April 21, 2016 at his Paisley Park home and studio in Minneapolis. He was a seven-time Grammy and an Academy Award winner. Prince’s death looks likely to have been the result of drugs, an expert […]
January 11, 2016 David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18 month battle with cancer. Born David Jones in London in 1947 in Brixton, he picked up the saxophone aged 13 and began singing with his first band at 15 before rising to fame in 1969 with Space Oddity. […]