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Simon MacCorkindale & Barbara Billingsley die (Threads Merged)

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by FiveRinger, Oct 17, 2010.

  1. FiveRinger

    FiveRinger Well-Known Member

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  2. orbitz

    orbitz Well-Known Member

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    Both Barbara Billingsley, 94, and Simon MacCorkinDale, 58, pass away today.


    Barbara was June Cleaver on 'Leave It To Beaver'.

    Simon was on 'Falcon Crest' and also had his own series on NBC called 'Manimal'. I had the biggest crush on him when he was on TV.

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    ETA: Oops, there's already a thread for Mrs. Billingsley, so maybe we can make this thread just for Simon.
     
    Last edited: Oct 17, 2010
  3. orbitz

    orbitz Well-Known Member

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    Simon

    He died of bowel cancer.
     
  4. bardtoob

    bardtoob Well-Known Member

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    You were an awesome mom, and spoke a mean jive :) :wuzrobbed
     
  5. Rex

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    Her "I speak jive" scene on Airplane was one of the funniest things I've ever seen on film.
     
  6. VALuvsMKwan

    VALuvsMKwan Wandering Goy

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    Mmmmm - Simon was one hottie in the '80s. RIP.
     
  7. birdgal

    birdgal New Member

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    Goodbye to a classy and well-loved woman.
     
  8. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the memories. Rest In Peace
     
  9. jenny12

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    RIP to a great TV mom.
     
  10. Buzz

    Buzz Well-Known Member

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    He was one of my favourite hotties from the 80s as well. R.I.P.
     
  11. Taso

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    Awww the 'jive lady' died :( That's seriously the best cameo in any movie, ever. Period.
     
  12. poths

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    Simon will always be Simon Doyle from Agatha Christie's Murder on the Nile to me. Horrible way to die. :(
     
  13. Rex

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    Yeah, he was. I remember his Falcon Crest stint.
     
  14. emason

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    Also, there was his 'I, Claudius' stint - he looked mighty fine in a toga.
     
  15. Jubak

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    I remember him, too. One handsome man. He's was only a few years older than me. It is so weird to start having people pass away in our age group. I remember my dad talking about the frequency when he was my age.............we all think we are immortal.

    Barbara Billingsley - the Beav's mom.
     
  16. Kasey

    Kasey Radiating rainbows!

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  17. danceronice

    danceronice Corgi Wrangler

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  18. Nan

    Nan Just me, retired

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    More sadness. Rip, both of you. :(