A pediatrician who headed the committee whose recommendations led to the creation of the Head Start program died on Feb 2.
The man who shaped our theories about how DNA encodes information for proteins died in mid-September.
Longtime news anchor Walter Cronkite died at the age of 92. He brought us the news when we trusted those who do.
Ed McMahon, Farrah Fawcett, and Michael Jackson died within days of each other.