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Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85

Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85

Conway died Tuesday morning after a long illness in Los Angeles, according to Howard Bragman, who heads LaBrea Media.
Published: 05/14/19
Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97

Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97

Doris Day, the honey-voiced singer and actress whose film dramas, musicals and innocent sex comedies made her a top star in the 1950s and '60s and among the most popular screen actresses in history, has died. She was 97.
Published: 05/13/19
Civil rights leader James Hammond, whose 'legacy will live on for generations,' dead at 89

Civil rights leader James Hammond, whose 'legacy will live on for generations,' dead at 89

Mr. Hammond was at the forefront of the battle during the tumultuous 1950s and 1960s. Among his accomplishments: serving as peacemaker during the Tampa riots.
Updated one month ago
John Singleton found a perfect marriage of movie and moment

John Singleton found a perfect marriage of movie and moment

Rarely have a filmmaker and a moment been so perfectly matched as John Singleton and the summer of 1991.
Updated one month ago
'Mary Tyler Moore Show' actress Georgia Engel dies at 70

'Mary Tyler Moore Show' actress Georgia Engel dies at 70

Georgia Engel, who played the charmingly innocent, small-voiced Georgette on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and amassed a string of other TV and stage credits, has died. She was 70.
Updated one month ago
Epilogue: Don Spicer, St. Pete mayor who crossed the political aisle, dies at 91

Epilogue: Don Spicer, St. Pete mayor who crossed the political aisle, dies at 91

Don Spicer served the Sunshine City from 1969 to 1971. He died in January but his family will remember him at a service this summer.
Updated one month ago
Former WWE wrestler King Kong Bundy dead at age 61

Former WWE wrestler King Kong Bundy dead at age 61

Bundy, whose real name was Christopher Pallies, was best known for facing Hulk Hogan in 1986 in a steel cage match at WrestleMania 2, which Hogan won.
Updated: 3 months ago
Luke Perry, heartthrob on '90210,' dies at 52 after stroke

Luke Perry, heartthrob on '90210,' dies at 52 after stroke

A publicist for Luke Perry says the Riverdale and Beverly Hills, 90210 star never recovered from a massive stroke he suffered last week. He was 52.
Updated: 3 months ago
The Prodigy lead singer Keith Flint dies at 49 from apparent suicide

The Prodigy lead singer Keith Flint dies at 49 from apparent suicide

Flint was the stage persona of the band, whose hits "Firestarter" and "Breathe" fused techno, breakbeat and acid house music. The band sold 30 million records.
Updated: 3 months ago
Monkees' lovable bass-guitar player Peter Tork dead at 77

Monkees' lovable bass-guitar player Peter Tork dead at 77

Tork's son Ivan Iannoli told The Associated Press his father died Thursday at the family home in Connecticut of complications from adenoid cystic carcinoma, a rare cancer of the salivary glands.
Updated: 3 months ago