Obit

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Three Dog Night Keyboardist Jimmy Greenspoon Dead At 67

He died Wednesday of cancer at his home in North Potomac, Maryland.

03/12/2015

Director Richard Glatzer attends a special screening of 'Still Alice' during the AFI FEST 2014 presented by Audi at Dolby Theatre on November 12, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

‘Still Alice’ Writer-Director Richard Glatzer Dies At 63

Richard Glatzer, who co-wrote and directed the Alzheimer’s drama “Still Alice” alongside his husband, Wash Westmoreland, while battling ALS, died Tuesday in Los Angeles. He was 63.

03/11/2015

Dirk Shafer, former Playgirl model and filmmaker, as he appeared in his SwapOut Workout. (credit: SwapOut Workout)

Playgirl Centerfold, Celebrity Trainer Dirk Shafer Found Dead In His Car

The 52-year-old model and celebrity fitness trainer died of a possible heart attack.

03/06/2015

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‘Star Trek’ Movie Producer, TV Scribe Harve Bennett Dies At 84

He found his true calling working in the sci-fi genre.

03/05/2015

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Organ Donation Agency Lauds ‘American Horror Story’ Actor For Lifesaving Gifts

Ben Woolf’s liver and both kidneys were transplanted into three Californians.

02/25/2015

Mirjana Puhar attends the premiere party for "America's Next Top Model" cycle 21 in August 2014. (credit: Rachel Murray/Getty Images Entertainment)

‘America’s Next Top Model’ Contestant Among Dead In Drug-Related Triple Homicide

The victims’ bodies were found in a Charlotte, North Carolina, home on Tuesday.

02/25/2015

Jazz  great Clark Terry has died. He is shown in this photo receiving a special Grammy in 2010. (credit" Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Entertainment)

Jazz Great, Former ‘Tonight Show’ Trumpeter Clark Terry Dead At 94

Legendary jazz musician Clark Terry has died.

02/21/2015

Actor Louis Jourdan looking dapper, as always, at a Hollywood party in 1949. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

‘Octopussy,’ ‘Gigi’ Star Louis Jourdan Dead At 93

While he appeared in more than 100 movies and TV shows, he always said he preferred being a character actor as opposed to being the leading man.

02/15/2015

Michele Ferrero, one of the richest men in the world, took his family's candy business and made a literal mint. (credit: ferrero.com)

Creator Of Nutella, Italy’s Richest Man Dies At 89

The company’s brand includes Nutella (first sold in 1964), Kinder, Tic Tacs, Mon Cheri and Kinder Eggs.

02/14/2015

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Report: Janis Joplin Band Founder Sam Andrew Dead At 73

Andrew composed many of the group’s hits (“Call on Me” and “Combination of the Two”) and was known for his psychedelic guitar playing

02/14/2015

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Federal Appeals Judge Arthur Alarcon Dies In Los Angeles

Arthur L. Alarcon, a judge who served on California and federal benches for 50 years and was the first Latino appointed to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, has died. He was 89.

01/30/2015

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Swedish-Born Movie Bombshell Anita Ekberg Dies At 83

The actress starred in many comedies but is perhaps best known for the 1960 Fellini movie “La Dolce Vita” which famously showed her cavorting in Rome’s Trevi Fountain in a black dress that left little to the imagination.

01/11/2015

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Report: Senior PR Exec From Politics, Show Business Dead At 41

Variety is reporting that a senior publicist who worked in the worlds of politics and show business has died.

01/10/2015

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Actor, Stand-Up Comedian Taylor Negron Dead At 57

He was usually cast as the snarky or high pizza delivery guy, waiter, nerd or doctor with edge.

01/10/2015

Joan Rivers (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Emergency Workers Accused Of Looking At Joan Rivers’ 911 Records With No Legitimate Reason

Officials say there’s no evidence any EMS workers shared the information.

01/09/2015

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