actor and singer best-known as the booming voice behind Tony the
Tiger's "They're grrreat!" in Kellogg's Frosted Flakes television
commercials for more than five decades who was also the vocalist for
the song You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch from the classic Christmas television special How The Grinch Stole Christmas! and whose voice credits also can be heard in many Disney features, including One Hundred and One Dalmations, The Sword in the Stone, and The Aristocats.
Cause of Death: Prostate cancer
Born: February 6, 1914
Died: May 22, 2005
Location: Fullerton, California