ABA Team Owner And Envied Dealmaker Ozzie Silna DiesOzzie Silna, who turned a fading American Basketball Association franchise into a four-decade windfall of nearly $800 million from the NBA in what's commonly called the greatest deal in sports history, has died at age 83.
Fred Hayman, Stylish Godfather Of Rodeo Drive, Dies At 91Fred Hayman, the dapper entrepreneur whose vision transformed a nondescript Southern California street called Rodeo Drive into one of the world's pre-eminent fashion districts, has died at age 91.
David Gest, Former Husband Of Liza Minnelli, Dead At 62David Gest, a music producer and former husband of Liza Minnelli, has died aged 62 in a London hotel.
Former USC President Steven Sample Dies At 75Steven Browning Sample, who served as USC's president from 1991 to 2010 and is credited with raising the university's national and international academic standing and guiding a massive fundraising campaign, died Tuesday at age 75.
Local Students React To Death Of 'To Kill A Mockingbird' Author Harper Lee"This book was written at a time that was very signifigant during our history. The Civil Rights movement was going on, and this book really embodies the feel of the Sixties and the Deep South, and those racial tensions and discrimination," Isiuwa Omolgui said.
'In-Laws,' 'All Of Me' Actor Richard Libertini Dies At 82The comedic character actor Richard Libertini has died. He was 82.
'Deer Hunter,' 'Close Encounters' Cinematographer Dies At 85The legendary cinematographer Vilmos Zsigmond, best known for "The Deer Hunter" and "Close Encounters of the Third Kind," has died.
Longtime 'All My Children' Star David Canary Dies At 77Longtime soap opera actor David Canary, best known for his role as twin brothers on "All My Children" has died at age 77.
Maureen O'Hara, Spirited Movie Star, Dies At 95
Kerry Simon, Las Vegas 'Iron Chef' Winner, Dies At 60Kerry Simon, a former "Iron Chef" champ who served up dishes to rock bands such as Led Zeppelin and Mötley Crüe, has died.
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Frank D. Gilroy Dies At 89Frank D. Gilroy, whose play about a veteran's fraught return home, "The Subject Was Roses," won him a Pulitzer Prize, died Saturday in Monroe, New York. He was 89.
WWII Fighter Ace, Battle Of Guadalcanal Hero Fritz Payne DiesFrederick R. "Fritz" Payne, a World War II fighter ace who left his mark on aviation and wartime history by shooting down six Japanese warplanes during the Battle of Guadalcanal, a bloody, months-long confrontation that helped change the course of the war, has died at age 104.

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