Celebrity picks for Derby Dead Pool 2023: T


Charlewood Turner, John Frances John Frances Charlewood Turner is no longer with us
Born in London, England  (exact date unknown)

Died 3 September 2023  (Hastings, United Kingdom)

Age at death: 96  (read death notice)
British architect and community activist for whom architecture is a part of what is commonly called Right Livelihood. Born 1927
[Picture of John Frances Charlewood Turner]


de Roisinblit, Rosa Tarlovsky
Born 15 August 1919  (Moisés Ville, Santa Fe, Argentina)
Argentine human rights activist.
[Picture of Rosa Tarlovsky de Roisinblit]


Tadano, Kazuhito
Born 25 April 1980  (Tokyo, Japan)
Former baseball pitcher for the Cleveleand Indians now a coach in Japan
[Picture of Kazuhito Tadano]


Tagovailoa, Tua
Born 2 March 1998  (ʻEwa Beach, Hawaii, U.S)
American football quarterback for the Miami Dolphins enduring a future battle with CTE.
[Picture of Tua Tagovailoa]


Takei, George
Born 20 April 1937  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
American actor, played Hikaru Sulu in Star Trek.
[Picture of George Takei]


Tala, Hope
Born 18 November 1997  (London. UK)
British singer-songwriter. Bisexual Black and Mixed race, so all of the above.
[Picture of Hope Tala]


Talaat, Wael
Born 17 March 1964  (place of birth unknown)
Egyptian snooker player.
[Picture of Wael Talaat]


Talavera, Francisco Ibanez Francisco Ibanez Talavera is no longer with us
Born 15 March 1936  (Barcelona, Spain)

Died 15 July 2023  (Barcelona, Spain)

Age at death: 87  (read death notice)
Spanish comic book artist, "Mortadelo y Filemón"
[Picture of Francisco Ibanez Talavera]


Talbot, Fred
Born 17 December 1949  (Edinburgh, Scotland)
Cheery TV weatherman, although he had little to cheer about when he was raided by police late in 2012 for suspected sexual abuse.
[Picture of Fred Talbot]


Talbot, Nita
Born in New York City, New York, USA  (exact date unknown)
American Emmy-winning actress for her role in "Hogan's Heroes."
[Picture of Nita Talbot]


Talese, Gay
Born 7 February 1932  (Ocean City, New Jersey, USA)
Prominent US literary journalist who recently became a Kevin Spacey apologist
[Picture of Gay Talese]


Tambling, Bobby
Born 18 September 1941  (Storrington, Sussex, England)
Former Chelsea striker who held their top scorer record for 47 years before being overtaken by Frank Lampard, Jr. Mind you, take away penalties and deflections and Lamps has probably scored as many as Mickey Droy!
[Picture of Bobby Tambling]


Tamblyn, Russ
Born 30 December 1934  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
American actor & dancer.
[Picture of Russ Tamblyn]


Tandy, Richard
Born 26 March 1948  (Birmingham, UK)
ELO founder member, whose keyboard repertoire helped define the band's sound during the 1970s.
[Picture of Richard Tandy]


Tannehill, Brynn
Born in Phoenix, Arizona, USA  (exact date unknown)
American transgender activist and writer that has written for The New York Times among others.
[Picture of Brynn Tannehill]


Tarasova, Tatiana
Born 13 February 1947  (Moscow, Russia)
Skating coach to a record number of Olympic champions
[Picture of Tatiana Tarasova]


Tarbuck, Jimmy
Born 6 February 1940  (Liverpool, England)
Unfunny, golf-obsessed, old school comedian.
[Picture of Jimmy Tarbuck]


Taro, Akebono
Born 5 August 1969  (Waimãnalo, Hawaii, USA)
Professional Sumo wrestler. 233kgs on the scale. 2,03 above sea level.
[Picture of Akebono Taro]


Tarrant, Chris
Born 10 October 1946  (Reading, Berkshire, England)
'Tiswas' & 'Who Wants to be a Millionaire' presenter, also a radio presenter.
[Picture of Chris Tarrant]


Tarso, Ignacio Lopez Ignacio Lopez Tarso is no longer with us
Born 15 January 1925  (Mexico City, Mexico)

Died 11 March 2023  (Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico)

Age at death: 98  (read death notice)
Mexican actor of stage, film and television
[Picture of Ignacio Lopez Tarso]


Tatchell, Peter
Born 25 January 1952  (Melbourne, Australia)
Tireless, some might say tiresome, political activist.
[Picture of Peter Tatchell]


Tate, Andrew
Born 12 January 1986  (Washington DC, USA)
All around nice guy, has nightmares of Greta. Lost a lot of cars lately.
[Picture of Andrew Tate]


Taverne, Dick
Born 18 October 1928  ()
Former MP, whose split from the Labour Party in 1972 arguably helped start the SDP movement.
[Picture of Dick Taverne]


Taylor, Andy
Born 16 February 1960  (Tynemouth, Northumberland, England)
English guitarist, best known as a former member of both Duran Duran and the Power Station
[Picture of Andy Taylor]


Taylor, David
Born 29 July 1943  (Altrincham, Cheshire, England)
Snooker player, known as "The Silver Fox".
[Picture of David Taylor]


Taylor, Georgia
Born 26 February 1980  (Wigan, Greater Manchester, England)
Actress best known as Toyah Battersby in 'Coronation Street'.
[Picture of Georgia Taylor]


Taylor, Holland
Born 14 January 1943  (Philadelpha, Pennsylvania, USA)
US actress who won an Emmy for The Practice, more recently known as the mom in Two and a Half Men
[Picture of Holland Taylor]


Taylor, Ken
Born 21 August 1935  (Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England)
English former cricketer.
[Picture of Ken Taylor]


Taylor, Lawrence
Born 4 February 1959  (Williamsburg, Virginia, United States)
Extremely successful football player for the New York Giants, has problems keeping himself together in retirement
[Picture of Lawrence Taylor]


Taylor, Otis Otis Taylor is no longer with us
Born 11 August 1942  (Houston, Texas, USA)

Died 9 March 2023  (United States)

Age at death: 80  (read death notice)
Super Bowl-winning flanker for the Kansas City Chiefs
[Picture of Otis Taylor]


Taylor, Phil "The Power"
Born 13 August 1960  (Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England)
The darts player - multiple champion in the "sport".
[Picture of Phil


Taylor, Renee
Born 19 March 1933  (New York City, New York, USA)
Actress and writer. Was Eva Braun in Mel Brook's classic comedy 'The Producers'.
[Picture of Renee Taylor]


Taylor, Roger Meadows
Born 26 July 1949  (King's Lynn, Norfolk, England)
Percussionist & supporting vocalist for rock group Queen.
[Picture of Roger Meadows Taylor]


Taylor, Teresa Teresa Taylor is no longer with us
Born 10 November 1962  (Arlington, Texas, United States)

Died 18 June 2023  (United States)

Age at death: 60  (read death notice)
Drummer for the American punk band Butthole Surfers
[Picture of Teresa Taylor]


Taylor, Valerie
Born 9 November 1935  (Sydney, Australia)
Pioneering scuba diver and documentary maker.
[Picture of Valerie Taylor]


Taylor (entrepreneur), Andy
Born 30 December 1961  (San Antonio, Texas, USA)
Music entrepreneur, manager of Iron Maiden.
[Picture of Andy Taylor (entrepreneur)]


Taylor-Bradford, Barbara
Born 10 May 1933  (Leeds, Yorkshire, England)
Hugely successful writer of female literature.
[Picture of Barbara Taylor-Bradford]


Te Kanawa, Kiri
Born 6 March 1944  (Gisborne, New Zealand)
Opera singer, who sang at Prince Charles & Diana's wedding and has since become one of the top singers of her type in the World.
[Picture of Kiri Te Kanawa]


Tebbit, Norman
Born 29 March 1931  (Ponders End, London, England)
Outspoken former chairman of the Conservative Party, whose unemployed father famously "did not riot, he got on his bike and looked for work". Here's one of his more famous, though not wholly memorable, quotes: "The word 'conservative' is used by the BBC a
[Picture of Norman Tebbit]


Tebboune, Abdelmadjid
Born 17 November 1945  (Mecheria, Algeria)
Algerian President since Abdelaziz Bouteflika stepped down
[Picture of Abdelmadjid Tebboune]


Teller, Raymond
Born 14 January 1948  (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA)
The smaller, silent one of the Penn & Teller magic duo.
[Picture of Raymond Teller]


Tempo, Nino
Born 6 January 1935  (Niagara Falls, New York, USA)
Singer best known for 1963 duet "Deep Purple" with sister April Stevens.
[Picture of Nino Tempo]


Tereshkova, Valentina Vladimirovna
Born 6 March 1937  (Bolshoye Maslennikovo, Russia)
Former Soviet cosmonaut - the first woman in outer space.
[Picture of Valentina Vladimirovna Tereshkova]


Tesh, John
Born 7 September 1952  (GardenCity, New York, USA)
American pianist and composer, six time Emmy winner, worked as sportscaster at the Olympics, Wimbledon and Tour de France
[Picture of John Tesh]


Tezuka, Katsumi
Born 31 August 1912  (Hayami, Japan)
Japanese actor who specialised in getting into the monster suit.
[Picture of Katsumi Tezuka]


Tharp, Twyla
Born 7 January 1941  (Portland, Indiana, USA)
Dancer, once choreographed a ballet set to Beach Boys music.
[Picture of Twyla Tharp]


the Jackal, Carlos
Born 12 October 1949  (Michelena, Táchira, Venezuela)
Convicted terrorist who became an infamous figure in the 1970s.
[Picture of Carlos the Jackal]


Thee Stallion, Megan
Born 15 February 1995  (San Antonio, Texas, USA)
American rapper.
[Picture of Megan Thee Stallion]


Thevenet, Bernard
Born 10 January 1948  (Saint-Julien-de-Civry, France)
French cyclist who put an end to Eddy Merckx' winning streak
[Picture of Bernard Thevenet]


Thich, Thanh Tu
Born 24 July 1924  (place of birth unknown)
Vietnamese Zen Buddhist monk.
[Picture of Thanh Tu Thich]


Thiry, Lise
Born 5 February 1921  (Liege, Belgium)
Belgian scientist and one of the Top 100 Belgians according to Belgians
[Picture of Lise Thiry]


Thomas, Charlie Charlie Thomas is no longer with us
Born 7 April 1937  (Lynchburg, Virginia, USA)

Died 31 January 2023  (Bowie, Maryland, USA)

Age at death: 85  (read death notice)
Last original member of the The Drifters.
[Picture of Charlie Thomas]


Thomas, Clarence
Born 23 June 1948  (Pin Point, Georgia, USA)
Only the second African-American member of the US Supreme Court.
[Picture of Clarence Thomas]


Thomas, David
Born 14 June 1953  (Miami, Florida, USA)
Frontman of post-punk giants Pere Ubu. Rumoured to be in poor health at the end of 2017.
[Picture of David Thomas]


Thomas, Irma
Born 18 January 1941  (Ponchatoula, Louisiana, USA)
Soul singer, a major part of the New Orleans musical fabric whose critical acclaim never really translated to vast commercial success. Made an early recording of "Time Is on My Side" that the Stones version was heavily based off of.
[Picture of Irma Thomas]


Thomas, Marlo
Born 21 November 1937  (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Veteran actress on American TV, that girl.
[Picture of Marlo Thomas]


Thomas, Mickey
Born 7 July 1954  (Mochdre, Wales)
Footballer turned pundit who played for Manchester United, and scored in Wrexham's FA Cup win over Arsenal. Also spent time in jail for money laundering.
[Picture of Mickey Thomas]


Thomas, Sarah
Born 5 June 1952  (London, England)
Actress. Played Glenda in 'Last of the Summer Wine'.
[Picture of Sarah Thomas]


Thompson, John Douglas
Born in Bath, United Kingdom  (exact date unknown)
British stage actor with the occasional TV venture, born in 1964
[Picture of John Douglas Thompson]


Thompson, Marshall
Born 24 August 1942  (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
Last surviving "Oh Girl"-era Chi-Lites member.
[Picture of Marshall Thompson]


Thompson, Tommy
Born 19 November 1941  (Elroy, Wisconsin, USA)
American Republican politician, former governor and for a short time, 2008 presidential candidate
[Picture of Tommy Thompson]


Thomsett, Sally
Born 3 April 1950  (Plumpton, UK)
Actress who played 11 year old Phyllis in The Railway Children when she was 20 and went on to star in Man About the House
[Picture of Sally Thomsett]


Thomson, Bobby
Born 21 March 1937  (Dundee, UK)
Scottish striker who played for both Aston Villa and Birmingham City.
[Picture of Bobby Thomson]


Thorburn, Cliff
Born 16 January 1948  (Victoria, British Columbia, Canada)
One of the greats of the televised snooker age, World Champion in 1980, and World Number One between 1981 & 1982.
[Picture of Cliff Thorburn]


Thorne, Grahame
Born 25 February 1946  (Auckland, New Zealand)
All Black rugby player, rugby union commentator, Member of Parliament and municipal councillor and TV cooking show host
[Picture of Grahame Thorne]


Thorpe, Graham
Born 8 January 1969  (Farnham, UK)
Former English cricketer. England and Surrey. 100 test matches.
[Picture of Graham Thorpe]


Thorson, Scott
Born in USA  (exact date unknown)
Had a relationship with Liberace, which he wrote a book on. Also claims to have had to have an affair with Michael Jackson, although nothing actually supports this. Born 1958.
[Picture of Scott Thorson]


Thug, Young
Born 16 August 1991  (Atlanta, Georgia, USA)
American rapper battling RICO charges stemming from his music label YSL.
[Picture of Young Thug]


Thunder, Johnny
Born 15 August 1932  (Leesburg, Florida, USA)
R&B singer, born Gil Hamilton.
[Picture of Johnny Thunder]


Thurlow, Setsuko
Born 3 January 1932  ()
Nuclear disarmament campaigner who survived the Hiroshima bombing, which killed the majority of her family and schoolfriends.
[Picture of Setsuko Thurlow]


Thurman, Uma
Born 29 April 1970  (Boston, Massachusetts, USA)
American accalimed actress best known for her work under Quentin Tarantino.
[Picture of Uma Thurman]


Thwaite, Ann
Born 10 April 1932  (London, England)
Writer praised for her literary biographies, covering subjects like A. A. Milne and Tennyson's wife.
[Picture of Ann Thwaite]


Tiant, Luis
Born 23 November 1940  (Mariano, Cuba)
Former Major League Baseball right-handed starting pitcher.
[Picture of Luis Tiant]


Tibbs, Gary
Born 25 January 1958  (Northwood, Middlesex, England)
English bassist and actor.
[Picture of Gary Tibbs]


Tidy, Bill Bill Tidy is no longer with us
Born 9 October 1933  (Birkenhead, Cheshire, England)

Died 11 March 2023  (United Kingdom)

Age at death: 89  (read death notice)
Cartoonist and humourist, seen on Dictionary Corner on 'Countdown' more times than I've had hot dinners.
[Picture of Bill Tidy]


Tilson Thomas, Michael
Born 21 December 1944  (Los Angeles, California, United States)
American conductor, pianist and composer
[Picture of Michael Tilson Thomas]


Timothy, Christopher
Born 14 October 1940  (Bala, Wales, United Kingdom)
Welsh actor on stage and screen, BBC regular, and former member of the Laurence Olivier National Theatre
[Picture of Christopher Timothy]


Tinniswood, John
Born 26 August 1912  (Liverpool, United Kingdom)
The oldest living man in the UK as of early 2022
[Picture of John Tinniswood]


Tobian, Gary
Born 14 August 1935  (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Olympic diver.
[Picture of Gary Tobian]


Tobolowsky, Stephen
Born 30 May 1951  (Dallas, Texas, USA)
US character actor, you know the face.. Ned? Ned Ryerson? Yes!
[Picture of Stephen Tobolowsky]


Todt, Jean
Born 25 February 1946  (Pierrefort, France)
French motor racing executive and former driver himself, in recent years the best source on the condition of Michael Schumacher
[Picture of Jean Todt]


Tokarczuk, Olga
Born 29 January 1962  (Sulechów, Poland)
Polish Nobel laureate novelist.
[Picture of Olga Tokarczuk]


Toksvig, Sandi
Born 3 May 1958  (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Diminutive and laconic TV host, comedian and writer.
[Picture of Sandi Toksvig]


Tomaszewski, Jan
Born 1 September 1948  (Wroclaw, Poland)
Former national goalkeeper of Poland, nicknamed "Clown" by Brian Clough
[Picture of Jan Tomaszewski]


Tomlin, Lily
Born 1 September 1939  (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Actress and comedian, best known for her collaborations with the late Robert Altman.
[Picture of Lily Tomlin]


Tomlinson, Ricky
Born 26 September 1939  (Bispham, Blackpool, Lancashire, England)
Ex-plasterer & Trade Unionist turned hugely successful & popular actor - firstly in 'Brookside' but best loved for his role in 'The Royle Family'.
[Picture of Ricky Tomlinson]


Tong, Goh Chok
Born 20 May 1941  (Singapore)
Prime Minster of Singapore from 1990 to 2004.
[Picture of Goh Chok Tong]


Tongo, (entertainer)
Born 24 September 1957  (El Tambo, Peru)
Peruvian chicha singer and entertainer, born José Abelardo Gutiérrez Alanya. Died in March without a qualifying obit.
[Picture of (entertainer) Tongo]


Tonioli, Bruno
Born 25 November 1955  (Ferrera, Italy)
Italian ballroom dancer who has been, since 2004, one of the main judges on Strictly Come Dancing.
[Picture of Bruno Tonioli]


Topol, (actor) (actor) Topol is no longer with us
Born 9 September 1935  (Tel Aviv, Israel)

Died 9 March 2023  (Tel Aviv, Israel)

Age at death: 87  (read death notice)
Star of 'Fiddler on the Roof', and a regular stage performer.
[Picture of (actor) Topol]


Toro, Jorge
Born 10 January 1939  (Santiago, Chile)
Chilean footballer, who scored the winning goal in the infamous Battle of Santiago.
[Picture of Jorge Toro]


Torrence, Dean
Born 10 March 1940  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
Along with Jan Berry, one of the pioneers of the surf sound of the 1960s.
[Picture of Dean Torrence]


Towers, Constance
Born 20 May 1933  (Whitefish, Montana, USA)
Emmy nominated actress who appeared in General Hospital and the godawful 90s horror flick The Relic.
[Picture of Constance Towers]


Towers, Robert
Born 19 August 1936  (New York, USA)
US Actor in films and TV
[Picture of Robert Towers]


Town, Cy
Born in Shropshire, England  (exact date unknown)
Actor who served as a Dalek operator in eight 'Doctor Who' stories from 1973 to 1988.
[Picture of Cy Town]


Townsend, Simon
Born 27 November 1945  (Australia)
Australian journalist and TV presenter for "Simon Townsend's Wonder World."
[Picture of Simon Townsend]


Townshend, Pete
Born 19 May 1945  (Ealing, London, England)
Guitarist and main songwriter in The Who. In 2003 he suffered a "personal legal tragedy" in which he was found to have provided his credit card details to view child pornography on the web. The police cautioned him and he is now on the Sex Offenders' Regi
[Picture of Pete Townshend]


Toyoda, Shoichiro Shoichiro Toyoda is no longer with us
Born 27 February 1925  (Nagoya, Aichi, Japan)

Died 14 February 2023  (Aichi Prefecture, Japan)

Age at death: 97  (read death notice)
Chairman of Toyota Motor Corporation from 1994 to 1999
[Picture of Shoichiro Toyoda]


Travers, Susan
Born 18 February 1939  (London, UK)
Retired British actress whose biggest role was probably as Van der Valk's wife.
[Picture of Susan Travers]


Travis, Randy
Born 4 May 1959  (Marshville, North Carolina, USA)
American country singer.
[Picture of Randy Travis]


Travolta, John
Born 18 February 1954  (Englewood, New Jersey, USA)
Actor who has had something of a rollercoaster career: he was catapulted to fame in 'Saturday Night Fever' (1977), but then appeared in a few turkeys before his career was rescued by, of all things, 'Look Who's Talking'. Finally acquired a semblance of c
[Picture of John Travolta]


Treacy, Dan
Born 19 June 1960  ()
Singer with cult punk rockers the Television Personalities.
[Picture of Dan Treacy]


Trejo, Danny
Born 16 May 1944  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
Forrmer heroin addict turned actor, normally as the "heavy".
[Picture of Danny Trejo]


Tremain, Rose
Born 2 August 1943  (London, England)
Novelist who specialises in the historical novels your gran loved.
[Picture of Rose Tremain]


Trevino, Lee
Born 1 December 1939  (Dallas, Texas, USA)
One of the greatest golfers of all time, with 6 major wins, including consecutive British Opens in 1971 and 1972.
[Picture of Lee Trevino]


Triplett, Nate
Born 15 March 1987  (Maple Plain, Minnesota)
Former college footpall player now suffering from brain cancer
[Picture of Nate Triplett]


Trixner, Heinz
Born 21 June 1941  (St. Veit/Glan, Austria)
German actor.
[Picture of Heinz Trixner]


Trollope, Joanna
Born 9 December 1943  (Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire, England)
Author of Romantic novels and Aga sagas
[Picture of Joanna Trollope]


Trombley, Stephen
Born 8 December 1954  (Star Lake, New York, USA)
American author and filmmaker who is president of Worldview Pictures.
[Picture of Stephen Trombley]


Trotter, Andy
Born in   (exact date unknown)
Former Chief Constable of the British Transport Police.
[Picture of Andy Trotter]


Trower, Robin
Born 9 March 1945  (London, UK)
Blues-rock musician who joined Procul Harum in the immediate aftermath of "A White Shade of Pale", before forming his own eponymous band.
[Picture of Robin Trower]


Troxel, Gary
Born 28 November 1939  (Centralia, Washington, USA)
Frontman of easygoing 50s doo-wop group the Fleetwoods. Later lost a US Supreme Court case.
[Picture of Gary Troxel]


Trueman, Brian
Born 16 May 1932  (Manchester, UK)
TV host and voiceover artist, was the vocals behind Nanny in 80s classic "Count Duckula".
[Picture of Brian Trueman]


Truman, Christine
Born 16 January 1941  (Loughton, United Kingdom)
British former tennis player and Grand Slam title winner
[Picture of Christine Truman]


Trump, Donald
Born 14 June 1946  (New York, New York, USA)
Loser of the 2020 presidential elections and New York businessman who turned his father's multi-billion dollar business into a multi-million dollar business.
[Picture of Donald Trump]


Trump, Eric
Born 6 January 1984  (New York City, New York, USA)
Donald Trump's Failson #2 and world's best Beavis impersonator
[Picture of Eric Trump]


Trump Jr., Donald
Born 31 December 1977  (New York City, New York, USA)
American socialite who has a famous father but I can't remember who...
[Picture of Donald Trump Jr.]


Trunks, Kid
Born 4 July 2000  (Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA)
Rapper of XXXTentacion's label "Members Only"; faked a gunshot wound and having lung cancer, impeccable DDP pick credentials, to be honest
[Picture of Kid Trunks]


Truss, Liz
Born 26 July 1975  (Oxford, England)
One of the Bright Young Things of the Tory party. God help us all. Addendum: was a prime minister this year, killed QE II. Now a pretty old thing.
[Picture of Liz Truss]


Trythall, Gil
Born 28 October 1930  (Knoxville, Tennessee, USA)
American composer and pianist of contemporary classical music. Died in February unnoticed.
[Picture of Gil Trythall]


Tse, Patrick
Born 15 September 1936  (Canton, China)
Hong Kong actor, producer, screenwriter and director in Hong Kong cinema
[Picture of Patrick Tse]


Tsuji, Shintaro
Born 7 December 1927  (Japan)
Founder of Sanrio, creator of Hello Kitty et al
[Picture of Shintaro Tsuji]


Tubridy, Michael
Born in Kilrush, Ireland  (exact date unknown)
Last surviving founding member of Irish folk group the Chieftains. Born 1935.
[Picture of Michael Tubridy]


Tucker, Michael
Born 6 February 1945  (Blatimore, USA)
Actor best known for playing Start Markowitz in LA Law.
[Picture of Michael Tucker]


Tudor, John
Born 25 June 1946  (Ilkeston, UK)
Footballer, Malcolm Macdonald's strike partner for Newcastle in the 1970s.
[Picture of John Tudor]


Tudor-Pole, Ed
Born 6 December 1955  (London, England)
Singer with post-punks Tempole Tudor and later the second presenter of Channel 4 show 'The Crystal Maze'.
[Picture of Ed Tudor-Pole]


Tuli, Teila
Born 14 June 1969  (Hawaii, USA)
Also known as Taylor Wily is an American actor and a former sumo wrestler and mixed martial artist.
[Picture of Teila Tuli]


Tune, Tommy
Born 28 February 1939  (Wichita Falls, Texas, USA)
Lanky American dancer & actor, one of Broadway's top stars.
[Picture of Tommy Tune]


Tunstall, K T
Born 23 June 1975  (Edinburgh, Scotland)
Winsome Scots singer-songwriter.
[Picture of K T Tunstall]


Ture, Mele
Born in Nigeria  (exact date unknown)
Nigerian WWII veteran, born c. 1913.
[Picture of Mele Ture]


Tureaud, Laurence
Born 21 May 1952  (Chicago, Illinois, USA)
The legendary Mr T, who played Sgt B.A. Baracus in 'The A-Team', and made a habit of pitying fools and not getting on no airplanes. Also had a notoriously low tolerance level when it came to jibber-jabber.
[Picture of Laurence Tureaud]


Turner, Anthea
Born 25 May 1960  (Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England)
Bland TV presenter, better known for her private life than for her personality.
[Picture of Anthea Turner]


Turner, Brit
Date and place of birth unknown
American southern rock drummer for Blackberry Smoke.
[Picture of Brit Turner]


Turner, Kathleen
Born 19 June 1954  (Springfield, Missouri, USA)
American actress who smouldered in such 1980s films as 'Body Heat' and 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit'.
[Picture of Kathleen Turner]


Turner, Ted
Born 19 November 1938  (Cincinnati, Ohio, USA)
Businessman & founder of CNN.
[Picture of Ted Turner]


Turner, Tina Tina Turner is no longer with us
Born 26 November 1939  (Nutbush, Tennessee, USA)

Died 24 May 2023  (Küsnacht, Switzerland)

Age at death: 83  (read death notice)
Singer, born Anna Mae Bullock, still active after almost 50 years in the business. Well known for her big hair & raspy voice.
[Picture of Tina Turner]


Turner (musician), Ted
Born 8 February 1950  (Birmingham, England)
Rock guitarist with Wishbone Ash.
[Picture of Ted Turner (musician)]


Turtledove, Harry
Born 14 June 1949  (Los Angeles, California, USA)
American fantasy and science fiction novelist.
[Picture of Harry Turtledove]


Turturro, John
Born 28 February 1957  (New York, USA)
Been in loads of films working a lot with Coen Brothers, Adam Sandler and Spike Lee
[Picture of John Turturro]


Tush, Bill
Born 16 October 1948  (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA)
Satirical US radio and TV show host
[Picture of Bill Tush]


Tushingham, Rita
Born 14 April 1942  (Liverpool, England)
Actress best known for her roles in "kitchen sink" dramas such as 'A Taste of Honey' and 'The Leather Boys'.
[Picture of Rita Tushingham]


Tutberidze, Eteri
Born 24 February 1974  (Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union)
Russian figure skating coach
[Picture of Eteri Tutberidze]


Tweedale, Eric
Born 5 May 1921  (Rochdale, Lancashire, England)
Australian rugby player. Oldest one at his time of death in Octobre. No qualifying obit though.
[Picture of Eric Tweedale]


Two Rivers, Billy Billy Two Rivers is no longer with us
Born 5 May 1935  (Kahnawake, Quebec, Canada)

Died 12 February 2023  (Kahnawake, Canada)

Age at death: 87  (read death notice)
Mohawk professional wrestler and Native American activist.
[Picture of Billy Two Rivers]


Tyler, Harrison Ruffin
Born in United States  (exact date unknown)
Last living grandson of John Tyler - one of the great geneological marvels of humankind.
[Picture of Harrison Ruffin Tyler]


Tyler, Steven
Born 26 March 1948  (Yonkers, New York, USA)
Rock singer, lead singer of Aerosmith. Dad of actress Liv.
[Picture of Steven Tyler]


Tyler, Willie
Born 8 September 1940  (Red Level, Alabama, USA)
American ventriloquist, also an actor & comedian.
[Picture of Willie Tyler]


Tyson, Mike
Born 30 June 1966  (Brooklyn, New York, USA)
Brought up by his single mother in the toughest part of Brooklyn, was winning street fights by the age of 9, weighed 200lbs and could bench-press more than his own weight by the age of 14. Became the youngest undisputed WBC, WBA and IBF world heavyweight
[Picture of Mike Tyson]

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