Life in Legacy

April 2024


Remember everyone.
The famous, the small, the young, the old.
History lives in all of us and those we remember this week are legends in history.

You may know some of the faces or names included here.
We create this site out of a true labor of love!

This site dedicated to the memory of it's founder, Russ Blatt.

Terry Anderson
Journalist / Philanthropist
Monday, 27th October 1947 - Sunday, 21st April 2024 (76)
AP Journalist held hostage by Hezbollah for 7 years from 1985.
Kaia Arua
Saturday, 27th October 1990 - Thursday, 4th April 2024 (33)
Captain of the Papua New Guinea National cricket side.
Dickey Betts
Musician / Singer / Song Writer
Sunday, 12th December 1943 - Thursday, 18th April 2024 (80)
Founding member of The Allman Brother's Band
Park Bo-Ram
Tuesday, 1st March 1994 - Thursday, 11th April 2024 (30)
K-Pop Singer
Terry Carter
Sunday, 16th December 1928 - Tuesday, 23rd April 2024 (95)

Eleanor Coppola
Monday, 4th May 1936 - Friday, 12th April 2024 (87)
Christopher Durang
Actor / Author / Playwright
Sunday, 2nd January 1949 - Tuesday, 2nd April 2024 (75)

Joe Flaherty
Actor / Writer
Saturday, 21st June 1941 - Monday, 1st April 2024 (82)
Prolific comedy actor with long stints on SCTV and Maniac Mansion

Bob Graham
Monday, 9th November 1936 - Tuesday, 16th April 2024 (87)
38th governor of Florida from 1979 to 1987
Peter Higgs
Wednesday, 29th May 1929 - Monday, 8th April 2024 (94)
Nobel prize winning physicist
Saturday, 2nd October 1976 - Thursday, 18th April 2024 (47)
Mandisa Lynn Hundley aka Mandisa was an American gospel and contemporary Christian recording artist who achieved fame via American Idol.
Participant Media
Film Production Company
2004 - Tuesday, 16th April 2024
Hella Pick
Journalist / Author
Wednesday, 24th April 1929 - Thursday, 4th April 2024 (94)
Arrived in England in 1939 via Kindertransport. Eventually a journalist for The Guardian and NewStatesman.
Trina Robbins
Comic book Artist / Author
Wednesday, 17th August 1938 - Wednesday, 10th April 2024 (85)
Lori and George Schappell
conjoined twins
Monday, 18th September 1961 - Sunday, 7th April 2024 (62)
Adrian Schiller
Friday, 21st February 1964 - Wednesday, 3rd April 2024 (60)

O.J. Simpson
Athlete / Actor
Wednesday, 9th July 1947 - Wednesday, 10th April 2024 (76)
From college football at USC to an NFL Career as well as a film and television career.

C.J. Snare
Singer / Writer
Monday, 14th December 1959 - Friday, 5th April 2024 (64)
Lead singer for Firehouse
Ron Thompson
Friday, 31st January 1941 - Saturday, 13th April 2024 (83)

John Trimble
Star Trek Fan
- Friday, 19th April 2024
He and his wife, Bjo, began early campaigns to save the Star Trek TV Show when it was cancelled in 1969