celebrity obituaries

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    GWAR frontman Dave Brockie found dead at 50

    The thrash metal community mourns the announcement that the lead singer of GWAR was found dead Sunday in his Virginia home.
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    James Rebhorn wrote his own obituary just before his death

    James Rebhorn's death was unexpected to most of the world, but it was very much expected to him. After decades of suffering from...
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    Devo co-founder Bob Casale dies at 61

    Bob Casale helped form one of the iconic bands of the 1980s. His brother announced his death at the age of 61.
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    The Waltons star Ralph Waite dies at 85

    Emmy award-winning actor Ralph Waite, best known for his roles as the The Waltons patriarch and Papa Gibbs in NCIS , has passed...
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    Sid Caesar dead at 91

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    Iconic comedian Sid Caesar has died after a struggle with respiratory problems. He was 91.
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    Philip Seymour Hoffman's tragic death: Celebs react

    Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his New York City apartment today. Hollywood and the rest of the world are shocked and...
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    Russell Johnson: Professor from Gilligan's Island passes away

    Another classic television actor has passed away. On Thursday, Russell Johnson, best known as The Professor on Gilligan's Island ,...
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    Miss Venezuela Mónica Spear killed in highway shooting

    Former Miss Venezuela and actress Mónica Spear was shot and killed during a highway robbery in Caracas.
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    The Sound of Music star Eleanor Parker has died

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    Eleanor Parker, the actress praised for her role as the manipulative baroness in the hit musical The Sound of Music , has passed away.
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    In Living Color 's Jay Leggett dead at 50

    Comedian Jay Leggett made a name for himself in Hollywood, but died when he returned home for his favorite hobby — deer hunting in...
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    Lou Reed leaves his entire estate to his wife, sister

    Lou Reed died last week at the age of 71 and left his belongings to those he loved most.
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    Rock music pioneer Lou Reed dies at the age of 71

    Lou Reed can count himself among the most influential and progressive musicians ever, and the world of music is mourning his death...
  13. Books

    Tom Clancy, famed Jack Ryan novels author, dies at 66

    Famed espionage author of the Jack Ryan novels such as The Hunt for Red October and Patriot Games has died in Baltimore at the...
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    East of Eden star Julie Harris dies

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    Tony winner and Oscar nominee Julie Harris has died. As a veteran of stage and screen, she starred opposite Ethel Waters, Laurence...
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    Prolific author Elmore Leonard dies at 87

    When it comes to literature, there's before Elmore Leonard and after Elmore Leonard. Unfortunately, the man who helped redefine a...
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    Rizzoli & Isles star Lee Thompson Young found dead

    Actor Lee Thompson Young has died at the age of 29. The star, best known for his run on The Famous Jett Jackson , was found dead in...
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    That '70s Show actress Lisa Robin Kelly dies while in rehab

    Lisa Robin Kelly had been suffering from problems for a while, and passed away Wednesday night while being treated at a California...
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    Sad day for Hollywood: Karen Black has died

    Prolific actress Karen Black, who was known for her roles in counterculture films such as Easy Rider , sadly lost her battle to...
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    Private Benjamin star Eileen Brennan dies at 80

    Last weekend, Hollywood lost one of its most talented character actresses. Eileen Brennan, who had over 100 credits to her name,...
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    Law & Order star Dennis Farina dies at age 69

    Television and film has lost another great actor. Dennis Farina, who's done character work on the big and small screen, has died....