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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

Former NY Governor Mario Cuomo attends a 2009 book party for Al Gore. (credit: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images Entertainment)

Former New York Governor, Democratic Icon Mario Cuomo Dead At 82

The elder Cuomo passed away just six hours after his son was sworn in for his second term.

01/01/2015

Actress Carol Ann Susi died on Nov. 11, 2014 after battling cancer. She was 62. (credit: CBS)

Friends, Costars Mourn ‘Big Bang Theory’ Star Carol Ann Susi

After a brief battle with an aggressive form of cancer, veteran character star Carol Ann Susi has died.

11/11/2014

Brittany Maynard, 29, died with dignity in Oregon. (credit: CBS This Morning)

California Native Brittany Maynard, 29, ‘Dies With Dignity’ In Oregon

“There isn’t a single person that loves me that wishes me more pain and more suffering.”

11/02/2014

Marcia Strassman and Gabe Kaplan starred in "Welcome Back, Kotter." (credit: Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

‘Welcome Back, Kotter’ Actress Marcia Strassman Dead At 66

Strassman was also known for starring in the film “Honey, I Shrunk the Kids” and the sequel “Honey, I Blew Up the Kid.”

10/26/2014

Actress Elizabeth Pena  died on Oct. 14 from natural causes. She was 55. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images Entertainment)

Reports: Actress Elizabeth Pena Died From Alcohol Abuse

Pena, who first rose to prominence in movies like “La Bamba,” most recently starred on the sitcom “Modern Family” playing Sofia Vergara’s mother.

10/22/2014

Joanne Borgella lost her year-long battle with cancer. (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images Entertainment)

Model, Former ‘American Idol’ Contestant Dies At 32

Joanne Borgella, 32, was a Top 12 female contestant during the show’s 7th season in 2008.

10/18/2014

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