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Oliver Sacks

Oliver Wolf Sacks, CBE was a British neurologist, writer, and amateur chemist. He was Professor of Neurology at New York University graduate School of Medicine. The 1990 movie Awakenings was based on his book where he was played by Robin Williams ...

                                               

Shoji Sadao

Shoji Sadao was a Japanese American architect. He was best known for his work with R. Buckminster Fuller and Isamu Noguchi. During World War II he was stationed in Germany and was a cartographer for the United States Army. In 1964 Sadao co-founde ...

                                               

Morley Safer

Morley Safer was a Canadian-American reporter and correspondent for CBS News. He was best known for his long tenure on the newsmagazine 60 Minutes. He retired in May 2016, shortly before his death. Safer died at his home in Manhattan, New York Ci ...

                                               

Craig Sager

Craig Graham Sager, Sr. was a Turner Sports personality. He was the lead sideline reporter with Marv Albert, Reggie Miller, and Steve Kerr for the NBA on TNT and the lead field reporter for MLB on TBS with Ernie Johnson Jr., Ron Darling, and John ...

                                               

Bernard Sahlins

Bernard "Bernie" Sahlins was an American writer, television and theatre director, and comedian. He was best known as a founder of The Second City improvisational comedy troupe with Paul Sills and Howard Alk in 1959. Sahlins also opened the Second ...

                                               

Gene Saks

Gene Saks was an American stage and movie director. He is known for his movies Barefoot in the Park, The Odd Couple, and Cactus Flower. Saks was born in New York City on November 6, 1921. He studied at Cornell University and at The New School. Sa ...

                                               

Richard Sala

Richard Sala was an American horror cartoonist, illustrator, and comic book creator. He was born in Oakland, California. He was raised in West Chicago, Illinois. Two of his books, The Chuckling Whatsit and Mad Night began as serials. The Chucklin ...

                                               

Paul Salamunovich

Paul Salamunovich, KCSG was an American choral conductor and educator. He was the Music Director of the Los Angeles Master Chorale from 1991 to 2001. He also served as Director of Music at St. Charles Borromeo Church in North Hollywood, Los Angel ...

                                               

Ruben Salazar

Ruben Salazar was a Mexican-American civil rights activist and a reporter for the Los Angeles Times. He was the first Mexican-American journalist from mainstream media to cover the Chicano community. He was born in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. Salazar ...

                                               

Jonas Salk

Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist, best known for his discovery and development of the first successful polio vaccine in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Salk was born on October 28, 1914 in New York City to a Jewish-Ir ...

                                               

Eric Salzman

Eric Salzman was an American composer, scholar, author, impresario, music critic, and record producer. He was born in Queens, New York City. Salzman studied at Columbia University, Princeton University, and also in Italy and Germany. He was known ...

                                               

Richie Sambora

Richard Stephen "Richie" Sambora is an American guitarist, vocalist, composer, songwriter and producer. He is best known as the lead guitarist of American hard-rock band Bon Jovi. When Sambora was a child, he spent a lot of time with his grandpar ...

                                               

Ruth Samuelson

Ruth Culbertson Samuelson was an American Republican politician. She was a member of the North Carolina General Assembly, representing the 104th district in the North Carolina House of Representatives from 2007 to 2015. She announced on October 1 ...

                                               

Nicholas Sand

Nicholas Sand was an American chemist. He was a cult figure known in the psychedelic community for his work as a clandestine chemist from 1966 through 1996 for the Brotherhood of Eternal Love. He was born in New York City. Sand was part of the Le ...

                                               

Edward Sandoval

Edward C. Sandoval was an American Democratic politician. He was a member of the New Mexico House of Representatives representing District 17 from January 1983 through January 2015. Sandoval died on March 3, 2021, at age 74.

                                               

Jeraldine Saunders

Jeraldine Saunders was an American television writer, columnist, model and lecturer. She was born in Los Angeles. Saunders was best known as the creator of The Love Boat, an ABC Television series. She was the columnist of Omarr’s Astrological For ...

                                               

Warner Saunders

Warner Saunders was an American news co-anchor. He worked for WMAQ-TV in Chicago. Saunders primary co-anchor in the NBC 5 evening newscasts was Allison Rosati. He studied at Northeastern Illinois University. He was born in Chicago. Saunders retir ...

                                               

Randy Savage

Randy Savage was an American professional wrestler who was best known for wrestling with World Wrestling Federation, World Championship Wrestling and Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. His father Angelo Poffo was a wrestler, as his brother, Lanny Po ...

                                               

Edith Savage-Jennings

Edith Savage-Jennings was an American civil rights leader from New Jersey. She was known for her association with civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Savage was notable for being a guest to the White House under every President of the Unit ...

                                               

Herbert Scarf

Herbert Eli Scarf was an American economist and professor emeritus of Economics at Yale University. He was a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academy of Sciences and the American Philosophical Society. He served a ...

                                               

Richard Scarry

Richard Scarry was an American from Boston who wrote and drew pictures for childrens books. While his books are largely populated by animal species such as dogs, cats, raccoons, bears, owls, goats, foxes, wolves, rabbits, lions, tigers, hippos, p ...

                                               

James V. Schall

James Vincent Schall, S.J. was an American Jesuit Roman Catholic priest, teacher, writer, and philosopher. He was born in Pocahontas, Iowa. Schall was Professor of Political Philosophy in the Department of Government at Georgetown University. He ...

                                               

Dolph Schayes

Adolph "Dolph" Schayes was an American professional basketball player and coach in the National Basketball Association. He was a top scorer and rebounder, he was a 12-time NBA All-Star and a 12-time All-NBA selection. Schayes won an NBA champions ...

                                               

Richard Schickel

Richard Warren Schickel was an American historian, journalist, author, educator, filmmaker, screenwriter, documentarian, and movie critic. He was a critic for Time magazine from 1965–2010. He has also written for Life magazine and the Los Angeles ...

                                               

Phyllis Schlafly

Phyllis Schlafly was an American conservative. She was a political activist, author, and constutional attorney. Her best-selling book, A Choice, Not an Echo, was written in 1964. The book was about corruption in the Republican Party and how peopl ...

                                               

Adam Schlesinger

Adam Lyons Schlesinger was an American singer-songwriter, record producer, and guitarist. He won three Emmys, a Grammy, and the ASCAP Pop Music Award. He was nominated for an Oscar, Tony Award and Golden Globe for best original song in 1997. His ...

                                               

Arthur Schlesinger Jr

Arthur Meier Schlesinger, Jr., born Arthur Bancroft Schlesinger, was an American historian and social critic. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize. His work explored the liberalism of American political leaders, especially that of Franklin D. Roosev ...

                                               

John R. Schmidhauser

John Richard Schmidhauser was a retired American politician. He served one term as a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from southeastern Iowa. He beat the incumbent Republican Fred Schwengel in 1964 but losing to Schwengel tw ...

                                               

Lanny D. Schmidt

Lanny D. Schmidt was an American chemist, inventor and author. He was the Regents Professor of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science at the University of Minnesota. He was well known for his work in surface science, chemical reaction enginee ...

                                               

Carolee Schneemann

Carolee Schneemann was an American visual experimental artist. She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was known for her multi-media works on the body, narrative, sexuality and gender. Schneemann received a B.A. from Bard College and a Ma ...

                                               

Red Schoendienst

Albert Fred Red Schoendienst was an American Major League Baseball coach, and former player and manager.

                                               

Marty Schottenheimer

Martin Edward "Marty" Schottenheimer was an American retired-professional American football player and coach. He served as head coach of the Cleveland Browns, Kansas City Chiefs, Washington Redskins, and San Diego Chargers. He had the most wins o ...

                                               

Aaron Schroeder

Aaron Harold Schroeder was an American songwriter and music publisher. He was born in Brooklyn, New York. He wrote seventeen songs for Elvis Presley including five that reached number one: "A Big Hunk o Love", "Good Luck Charm", "I Got Stung", "S ...

                                               

Gunther Schuller

Gunther Schuller was an American composer, conductor, horn player, author, historian, and jazz musician. He was born in New York City. Schuller died on June 21, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts from leukemia, aged 89.

                                               

Charles Schultze

Charles Louis Schultze was an American economist and public policy analyst. He served as the Chairperson of the Council of Economic Advisers during the President Carter Administration. Schultze was appointed the Assistant Director of the Bureau o ...

                                               

Peter Schutz

Peter Werner Schutz was a German-American businessman. He served as the president and CEO of Porsche between 1981 and 1987, a time in which the company greatly expanded sales such as in the United States. He was a motivational speaker and co-foun ...

                                               

Gil Schwartz

Gil Schwartz, known by his pen name Stanley Bing, was an American business humorist and novelist. He wrote a column for Fortune magazine for more than twenty years. He also worked for Esquire magazine. He was the author of thirteen books, includi ...

                                               

Tom Schweich

Thomas A. "Tom" Schweich was an American politician, diplomat, attorney, and author. A member of the Republican Party, Schweich served as State Auditor of Missouri. Prior to being elected State Auditor, he served as the U.S. Coordinator for Count ...

                                               

Richard Schweiker

Richard Schultz Schweiker was an American politician. A member of the Republican Party, he served as the 14th U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services under President Ronald Reagan from 1981 to 1983. He previously served as a U.S. Representati ...

                                               

Buddy Scott

Kenneth "Buddy" Scott was an American blues guitarist. Scott was born in Goodman, Mississippi on January 9, 1935. His family came from Chicago, Illinois. Buddy formed a group called Scotty and the Rib Tips and recorded several singles late in the ...

                                               

Jake Scott

Jacob E. Scott III was an American professional football player. He was a free safety and punt returner from 1970 to 1978 for the Miami Dolphins and Washington Redskins of the National Football League. Scott went to the Pro Bowl five consecutive ...

                                               

Russell Scott

Russell Scott, also known as Blinky the Clown, was an American clown, stage, and entertainer who starred in a Denver, Colorado television program called Blinkys Fun Club from 1958 until the show was cancelled in 1998. Scott was also a stage actor ...

                                               

Stuart Scott

Stuart Orlando Scott was an American sportscaster and anchor on ESPN, most notably on the networks SportsCenter. He was born in Chicago, Illinois. Scott died in Avon, Connecticut from appendix cancer aged 49.

                                               

Brent Scowcroft

Brent Scowcroft was a United States Air Force Lieutenant General. He was the United States National Security Advisor under U.S. Presidents Gerald Ford and George H. W. Bush. Scowcroft was born on March 19, 1925 in Ogden, Utah. He studied at Colum ...

                                               

Angus Scrimm

Lawrence Rory Guy, better known as Angus Scrimm, was an American actor and writer. He best known for playing the Tall Man in the horror movie Phantasm and its sequels, Phantasm II, Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead, Phantasm IV: Oblivion, and his fi ...

                                               

Vincent Scully

Vincent Joseph Scully Jr. was an American art historian. He was born in New Haven, Connecticut. Scully was Sterling Professor Emeritus of the History of Art in Architecture at Yale University. He was the author of several books on the subject. Ar ...

                                               

Glenn Seaborg

Glenn Theodore Seaborg was an American chemist. He was born in Ishpening, Michigan. He won the 1951 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Edwin M. McMillan. In 1980, he changed several thousand atoms of bismuth into gold at the Lawrence Berkeley Laborato ...

                                               

Ken Sears

Kenneth Robert "Ken" Sears was an American professional basketball player. He holds the title of being the first basketball player to be on the cover of Sports Illustrated magazine, appearing on the December 20, 1954 issue. Sears played eight sea ...

                                               

Junior Seau

Tiaina Baul "Junior" Seau, Jr. was an NFL football player. His jersey number was #55 and he was a linebacker. He was 43 years old. He was 63" in height and weighed 250 lb. He attended the University of Southern California. He played for the New E ...

                                               

Tom Seaver

George Thomas "Tom" Seaver was an American baseball player for the New York Mets, Cincinnati Reds, Chicago White Sox and Boston Red Sox. He was a pitcher. In his career he won more than 300 games. He won a World Series in 1969. His number was ret ...