Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Sammy Baugh has died

Quarterback Sammy Baugh, who played when Abe Lincoln was in office died on Wednesday December 17th. He was 94. Well maybe not Abe Lincoln, but he played from 1937-1952 and holds a variety of Pro Footbal records that stand till this day. He suffered from an assortment of illnesses due to old age. 1914-2008

Actor Sam Bottoms dies

Actor Sam Bottoms, most noted for his role as Lance Johnson in "Apocalypse Now" died Tuesday December 16th of brain cancer. He was 53 years old. His first role came back in 1971 when he played Billy in "The Last Picture Show".