If one comedian can be credited for opening the door to freedom of speech onstage, it was How to Talk Dirty and Influence People author Lenny Bruce. The comic's 1964 conviction for obscenity was eventually overturned -- but after he had died penniless. Said Bruce, “In the Halls of Justice, the only justice is in the halls.”
It’s Memorial Day, which means it’s also the unofficial start of beach season.
In honor of Memorial Day, we take a look back at Hollywood’s notable deaths so far in the year of 2015.