Resource review—dead people server
—Contributed by ETAF
Despite its rather grizzly
and tasteless title, this web site can be a font of information if you need to know the life
and death status, termination circumstances, or personal and
professional background of historical or contemporary people
in the arts.
In our opinion, the material is presented
in a positive manner, respectfully, and with sound judgment; most visitors
probably would not find the site objectionable.
service fills a real need: Perhaps because of the
sensitivity of the subject and the dynamic nature of this
type of information, information of this type can
sometimes be surprisingly difficult to come by.
The web site contains:
Reasonably accurate (though
not errorless) information on who just passed away.
Death notices for:
A search engine helps gain
access to information on events and historical personalities
(including those in the arts), as far back as centuries ago.