3-Time Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright Edward Albee Dies At 88Albee challenged theatrical convention in masterworks such as "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" and "A Delicate Balance."
Transgender Icon The Lady Chablis Dies From Pneumonia At 59Chablis insisted on playing herself in the 1997 movie "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil" starring John Cusack and Kevin Spacey and directed by Clint Eastwood.
Noted Character Actor Jon Polito Dead At 65Even if you didn't know his name, you probably know his face.
Report: 'Deer Hunter' Director Michael Cimino Dead At 77"Deer Hunter" won the best picture Oscar in 1978.
Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's First Guitarist, Dies At 84Scotty Moore, the pioneering rock guitarist whose sharp, graceful style helped Elvis Presley shape his revolutionary sound and inspired a generation of musicians that included Keith Richards, Jimmy Page and Bruce Springsteen, died Tuesday. He was 84.
Former NL Outfielder Jim Hickman Dies At 79Hickman was most known for playing for the hapless Mets (1962-1967) but he also played for the LA Dodgers (1967), Chicago Cubs (68-73) and St. Louis Cardinals (1974.)
Cesar Chavez's Widow, Helen Chavez, Dead At 88Helen Chavez, widow of civil rights and labor leader Cesar Chavez, has died at age 88.
Beth Howland, Dingy Waitress On '70s-'80s Sitcom 'Alice,' Dead At 74Her husband, actor Charles Kimbrough, told AP that Howland died Dec. 31 of lung cancer in Santa Monica.
Alan Young, Star Of Talking Horse '60s Sitcom 'Mr. Ed,' Dies At 96Mr. Ed was a golden Palomino who spoke only to his owner, Wilbur Post, played by Young
Legendary, Venerable '60 Minutes' Anchor Morley Safer Dies At 84During his 46 years on "60 Minutes," Safer did 919 stories, from his first in 1970 about U.S. Sky Marshals to his last this March, a profile of Danish architect Bjarke Ingels.
LA Residents Take Prince's Death Hard, Vigil Held In Leimert ParkCity Hall is being bathed in a purple haze Thursday evening in his honor.
Dim Governor On TV's 'Benson,' James Noble Dies At 94Noble's other TV credits include most of the hits of the 1970s and '80s, including "Fantasy Island," "Murder, She Wrote," ''Hart to Hart," ''Starsky and Hutch," ''The Love Boat" and "McCloud."

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