Adam Yauch, May 4, age 47: Better known as MCA, Adam was one-third of rap group the Beastie Boys. A practicing Buddhist, he advocated freedom for Tibet. Adam died after a three-year battle with salivary gland cancer.
BING: Watch the Beastie Boys' music videos
FIND: Will Adam's film company, Oscilloscope Pictures, continue on without him?
SEARCH: Learn about Adam's Milarepa Fund
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