celebrity obituaries

  1. Celebrity Obituaries

    Final trip down "Moon River:" Andy Williams dead at 84

    Sad news for music fans: Legendary performer Andy Williams passed away Tuesday from bladder cancer.
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    Unorthodox feminist Helen Gurley Brown dead at 90

    Former editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine Helen Gurley Brown died Monday at 90 years old. She was best known for her popular...
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    Author Maeve Binchy died at age 72

    "We have lost a national treasure," reflects Irish Prime Minister on the death of Maeve Binchy -- the country's most popular...
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    Latina legend Lupe Ontiveros dead

    Lupe Ontiveros passed away Friday at 69 years old. The actress was best known to U.S. audiences for her role on Desperate Housewives...
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    Sally Ride, the first American woman in space, dies at 61

    The astronaut was one of 8,000 people who responded to an ad for astronauts in 1978.
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    Actor Ernest Borgnine dead at 95

    More "seasoned" TV watchers remember Ernest Borgnine for his roles in From Here to Eternity and the 1960s series McHale's Navy. In...
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    Cancer claims Kathryn Joosten and DH 's Mrs. McCluskey

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    Kathryn Joosten, famous for her Desperate Housewives role as Mrs. McCluskey, has died at the age of 72 from lung cancer -- much like...
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    Thomas Kinkade died of drug, booze overdose

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    Thomas Kinkade's alcoholism contributed to his death after all: The painter died from an overdose of alcohol and drugs, according to...
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    The Beastie Boys react to MCA's death

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    Adam "Ad-Rock" Horovitz and Michael "Mike D" Diamond finally spoke out about the death of their Beastie Boys' bandmate, Adam 'MCA'...
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    Celebrities react to Adam Yauch's sad death

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    Sad news: Rapper MCA of the Beastie Boys -- real name Adam Yauch -- lost his three-year battle with cancer on Friday, according to...
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    Dick Clark: His best moments remembered

    Dick Clark's sad death on April 18 at 82 means we won't see him hosting another episode of American Bandstand or the $20,000...
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    Goodbye icon: Dick Clark dead at 82

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    Beloved television personality and pop icon Dick Clark died today at the age of 82. Read on to find out more about his hugely...
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    Mike Wallace dead at 93

    We've lost a television pioneer. Mike Wallace, a journalism legend has died at the age of 93. The reporter spent over 50 years...
  14. Music

    Sounds of Whitney rise to top of music charts

    Whitney Houston's songs and albums have impacted the musical charts in a big way in the week since the songstress was found dead in...
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    Prescription drugs, alcohol killed Whitney Houston, family told

    Officials with the Los Angeles Coroner's Office have reportedly told the family of Whitney Houston that the late singing superstar...
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    Shemar Moore: Don Cornelius may have had dementia

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    Actor Shemar Moore, who replaced Don Cornelius as the host of Soul Train after his retirement in 1993, says he believes the TV...
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    Nick Carter: The show must go on

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    Nick Carter isn't leaving a lot of time to grieve over his sister's death -- he's going back on tour already this week to honor...
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    Soul Train creator Don Cornelius dead of apparent suicide

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    Don Cornelius, the man who created and hosted the urban dance program Soul Train, is dead at 75. Cornelius was found dead in his...
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    Nick and Aaron Carter mourn death of sister

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    Leslie Carter -- the younger sister of singing stars Nick and Aaron Carter -- died in upstate New York on Tuesday, a family...
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    Etta James' album sales soar in week following death

    Total sales for Etta James' albums have jumped by 378 percent and impacted the Billboard charts in the week since her death,...