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Celebrity Deaths in the News
Ann Meara, Actress, mom of Ben Stiller dies
Actress and comedian Anne Meara, whose comic work with husband Jerry Stiller helped launch a 60-year career in film and TV, has died. She was 85.
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“Thank you for all the laughter you have brought into my life at the darkest times. You will be missed everyday!”
Debra Bishop – chico, CA |
John Forbes Nash Jr., whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the movie “A Beautiful Mind,” has died.
Marques Haynes, often called the greatest dribbler in basketball history, died Friday in Plano, Texas, of natural causes, the Globetrotters said. He was 89.
The widow of former U.S. Vice President and New York Gov. Nelson Rockefeller has died. Margaretta “Happy” Rockefeller was 88.
Prashant Bhargava, a filmmaker and artist perhaps best known for the 2011 film “Patang” (“The Kite”), has died.
Marty Pasetta, a television veteran who directed Academy Awards telecasts for most of the 1970s and 80s, has died.
Record executive Bruce Lundvall, who revived the iconic Blue Note Records label in the mid-1980s, has died at age 79.
B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians died Thursday at home.
Pawtucket Red Sox President James Skeffington, a lawyer who helped move the team to downtown Providence, has died.
- Marcus Belgrave
Famed Detroit jazz trumpeter dies at 78
- Asim Thabit Abdullah al-Khalaqi
Man released from Guantanamo in December…
- Annarita Sidoti
Former Italian race walking champion dies
- Lu Vason
Rodeo founder & Wild West showman dies
- Marty Sheets
Special Olympics pioneer dies at age 62
- Steve Snapp
Longtime Ohio State spokesman dead at 69
- Bob Belden
Noted jazz saxophonist dies in NYC at age 58
- Raphael Tenthani
Malawian journalist & AP contributor dies
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