Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner Dies At 91Hefner became American icon who in 1953 introduced the world to Playboy magazine and built the company into one of the most recognizable American global brands in history.
Gin D. Wong, Architect Who Helped Shape Look Of LA, Has DiedGin D. Wong, a visionary architect whose iconic works have helped shaped the look of Los Angeles for more than half a century, has died at age 94.
Don Baylor, Former MVP With Angels, Dead At 68Baylor played in all 162 games for the California Angels in 1979 and led the majors with career bests of 139 RBIs and 120 runs.
Walt Disney's Right-Hand Man, Theme Park Designer DiesMartin A. "Marty" Sklar, a right-hand man of Walt Disney and central figure in the development and expansion of his company's theme parks around the world, has died.
Minneapolis Lakers Hall Of Famer John Kundla Dies At 101John Kundla, the Hall of Fame coach who led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships, died Sunday. He was 101.
'Who Moved My Cheese?' Author Dr. Spencer Johnson DiesDr. Spencer Johnson, whose book "Who Moved My Cheese?" sold 25 million copies and became a business and self-help phenomenon, has died.
'John Wick,' 'Dragon Tattoo' Star Michael Nyqvist Dies At 56Swedish actor Michael Nyqvist, who starred in the original "The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo" films and often played villains in Hollywood movies like "John Wick" has died.
John G. Avildsen, Director Of ‘Rocky,’ ‘Karate Kid’ Films, Dies At 81John G. Avildsen, who directed "Rocky" and "The Karate Kid," the hugely successful underdog fables that went on to become Hollywood franchises, has died at age 81.
Glenne Headly, Star Of 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels,' Dead at 62Glenne Headly, an early member of the renowned Steppenwolf Theatre Company who went on to star in films and on TV, died Thursday night, according to her agent. She was 62. No cause of death or location was immediately available.
Peter Sallis, Voice Of 'Wallace And Gromit,' Dead At 96British actor Peter Sallis, who played irrepressible, cheese-loving inventor Wallace in the Wallace and Gromit cartoons, has died, his agent said Monday. He was 96.
Congressman Behind Creation Of Santa Monica Mountains National Park Dies At 84"He was essential to the creation of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, which is the most frequently visited national park in the country."
Robert Vaughn, Suave 'Man From U.N.C.L.E.' Star, Dies At 83Robert Vaughn, the debonair, Oscar-nominated actor whose many film roles were eclipsed by his hugely popular turn in television's "The Man From U.N.C.L.E.," has died.