Tammi Gower

 

Age: 51

 

Summary: founder and co-owner of the trendy Derby nightclub in Los Angeles, which opened in one of the original locations of the famous Brown Derby restaurants, which was originally built by Cecil B. DeMille in 1920 and closed in 1960 (this building had been used as a location in numerous TV shows and films including the exterior of Arnold's Drive-In in Happy Days and as a cafe in the film Speed), and who was honored by the city of Los Angeles for her role in revitalizing the area.

 

 

Cause of Death: Cancer

 

Born: November 12, 1951

 

Died: August 9, 2003

 

Location: Los Angeles, California