‘Sound of Music’ Star Heather Menzies-Urich Dies at 68Menzies-Urich played Louisa von Trapp in the 1965 film “The Sound of Music."
Bruce Brown, Whose 'Endless Summer' Redefined Surfing, DiesBruce Brown, whose 1966 surfing documentary "The Endless Summer" molded the image of the surfer as a seeker of adventure and fulfillment and transformed the sport, has died. He was 80.
Rance Howard, Actor And Father Of Ron Howard, Dies At 89, Family SaysRance Howard had appeared in numerous films, starting with "Frontier Woman" in 1956 and ending with "Nebraska" in 2013.
Teen Idol David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' Star, Dies At 67Cassidy was in a Fort Lauderdale, Florida, hospital suffering from organ failure.
Boston Red Sox Great Bobby Doerr Dies At 99Bobby Doerr, the Hall of Fame second baseman dubbed the "Silent Captain" of the Boston Red Sox by longtime teammate and friend Ted Williams, has died. He was 99.
Fats Domino, Rock 'N' Roll Pioneer, Dies At 89Fats Domino, the amiable rock 'n' roll pioneer whose steady, pounding piano and easy baritone helped change popular music even as it honored the grand, good-humored tradition of the Crescent City, has died. He was 89.
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.