Tuesday, December 29, 2009

Top 30 Famous Deaths of 2009 (Part 4 of 6)

11. Patrick McGoohan
Forty years later, The Prisoner is still ahead of its time.

12. Michael Jackson
King of Pop

13. Dan O'Bannon
Worked on Star Wars, Alien, Heavy Metal and other films that impressed me greatly. His comic "The Long Tomorrow" influenced the movie Blade Runner.

14. Farrah Fawcett
Phenomenally popular sex symbol in her day.

15. Henry Gibson (above)
Noted alum of two influential institutions in my life - Laugh-In and St. Joe's Prep (in that order).