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Dorothy Malone, Academy Award winnerDies at 92Saturday, January 20, 02:24:05pm26
Jan.20th~Happy 103rd Birthday! WW2 Figure Stefan Mustafa Abramowicz, Lawyer Henry Hu is 98, Thai Royal Bhisadej Rajani is 98, Physicist Theodore H. Geballe is 98, Director Pei-Cheng-Change is 97, Actress Luz Valles is 97, Bandleader Ray Anthony is 96, Actor Peter Donat is 90, Vietnam Military Figure Rudy Boesch turns 90. (NT)jlpSaturday, January 20, 01:09:15pm10
Olivia Lua, the 5th adult film porn actress to die in recent monthsDies at 23Saturday, January 20, 01:05:49pm4
Bradford Dillman, longtime actor of stage, television, filmDies at 87Saturday, January 20, 01:01:56pm24
Jim Rodford, English musician (Argent, The Kinks, The Zombies)Dead at 76Saturday, January 20, 11:55:24am3
Fredo Santana, RapperDead at 27Saturday, January 20, 11:50:39am1
German actress Angelika Meissner has died, was a popular actress of the 1950's.BettySaturday, January 20, 11:47:25am3
Actress Mary Ruth KizziarR.I.P.Saturday, January 20, 11:40:32am3
Allison Shearmur, Film producer and Studio Executive of such films as "Hunger Games" and "Rogue One"Dies at 53Saturday, January 20, 11:39:21am3
  • Pic -- ., Saturday, January 20, 11:38:21am
    • Imdb -- Link, Saturday, January 20, 11:39:21am
Paul Bocuse, French ChefDead at 91Saturday, January 20, 08:53:39am1
Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose. Family releases statement of findings tonight..Friday, January 19, 10:44:51pm6
Anthony Allen Shore, serial killer and rapist executed at 55Good riddance I say!Friday, January 19, 05:54:24pm1
Jan.19th ~Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarian Tan Chiba, Musician Shep Sheppard is 101, Engineer Jiro Tanaka is 101, Diplomat Juan Perez de Cuellar is 98, Pianist Henry Gray is 93, Actress Pat Beckett turns 90. (NT)jlpFriday, January 19, 05:47:23pm10
Red Fisher, Canadian Sports Journalist, (Montreal Star, Montreal Gazette)Dies at 91Friday, January 19, 05:15:37pm2
Albert Bettcher, Cameraman on 'Bye Bye Birdie,' 'The Graduate' and 'Batman,'Dead at 97Friday, January 19, 04:52:39pm2
ADMIN NOTE: Please include links for ALL Obit and/or Archive posts. ~Thank you. (NT) theChroniclerFriday, January 19, 04:38:31pm2
ARCHIVE: January 19, 1989 ~Norma Varden, British-born Hollywood character actress, whose acting career began on the London stage in 1920s, before coming to Hollywood in the 1930s, known for roles in 1940s films like "Casablanca", later "Witness for the Prosecution" in 1950s, and TV guest player in 1960s TV before retiring, dies a day before her 91st birthday. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 19, 03:47:45pm1
ARCHIVE: January 19, 2017 ~Actor Miguel Ferrer dies ...Appeared in Twin Peaks, RoboCop, Star Trek and others.Friday, January 19, 01:52:35pm4
ARCHIVE: January 18, 2006 ~Veteran actor Anthony 'Tony' Franciosa, best known for dynamic roles in 1950s films like, "A Face in the Crowd" (1957), and "Career" (1959) for which he earned a Golden Globe for Best Actor, dies at 77, just days after his 2nd wife Shelley Winters. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 19, 01:50:43pm2
ARCHIVE: January 18, 2003 ~Famed entertainment pro wrestler Edward George "The Sheik" Farhat (no relation to the 'Iron Sheik'), dies of of heart failure at 78. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 19, 12:37:35pm1
Bob Carlton, British theater director and writer, (Return to the Forbidden Planet)Dead at 67Friday, January 19, 12:25:01pm1
Healthwatch: Supreme Court Justice Sonya SotomayorParamedics called to her homeFriday, January 19, 12:16:28pm2
ARCHIVE: January 19, 1983 ~Ham, the Astrochimp chimpanzee and the first hominid launched into space, on January 31, 1961, as part of America's space program, dies at 26. ...Bio & BackstoryFriday, January 19, 12:15:59pm8
Archive: Carl Perkins, Jan. 19, 1998Singer- guitaristFriday, January 19, 11:56:49am2
Charles Burnett, former land-speed record-holderDead at 61Friday, January 19, 11:55:25am2
Julius Lester, American writer (To Be A Slave) and educator.Dead at 78Friday, January 19, 11:54:08am2
Producer John ThompsonDies at 71Friday, January 19, 11:46:03am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Friday, January 19, 11:46:03am
Stansfield Turner, Former CIA Director appointed by his Naval Academy classmate Jimmy CarterDies at 94Friday, January 19, 11:44:55am3
Italian actress Anna CamporiDies at 100Friday, January 19, 11:41:45am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Friday, January 19, 11:41:45am
Yosuke Natsuki, longtime Japanese actor with roles in Godzilla filmsDies at 81Friday, January 19, 11:38:45am2
OT: Betty White Turns 96 Tomorrow, January 17th! (NT)Aside from Burns, Hope, Lloyd - any other celebs who actively worked into their late 90s+?Friday, January 19, 10:07:08am27
Anshel Brusilow, violinist and conductorDies at 89Friday, January 19, 08:26:55am3
Healthwatch: Soccer legend Pele, 77In hospital after collapsingFriday, January 19, 08:01:55am1
Hockey Player Chick WebsterDies at 97Friday, January 19, 07:55:33am1
Wildlife Biologist and Sasquatch Researcher John Bindernagel DiesHe was 76Friday, January 19, 07:46:27am5
Carla Marangoni, oldest living Olympic medalistDies at 102Friday, January 19, 06:21:04am1
Steve Nisbett, Nevisian-born British reggae drummer (Steel Pulse)Dies at 69Friday, January 19, 05:52:48am3
ARCHIVE: January 18, 2000 ~Jester Hairston, noted composer, songwriter (gospel's "Amen"), arranger, choral conductor, and actor, best remember in film as 'Tom Robinson's father' in 1962's TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, and on TV's AMEN in the 1980s, dies at 98. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 18, 08:28:54pm1
Actress Rose Marie's funeral service open to the public. January 9th and 10am at a North Hollywood Catholic ChurchWonder if any old timers will show up?Thursday, January 18, 07:22:04pm7
ARCHIVE: January 18, 2016 ~Glenn Frey, singer, songwriter and actor, best known as a founding member and frontman of the rock band Eagles, found success in the band and solo career, dies at 67. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 18, 06:41:40pm1
Archive: Teddy Pendergrass, 1/13/2009He was a famed musician.Thursday, January 18, 06:18:48pm3
Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of 1990s hit band The Cranberries, of sudden illness.She was 46Thursday, January 18, 05:55:31pm10
Tom Luken (D), U.S Representative from Ohio 1974-1975, 1977-1991Dies at 92Thursday, January 18, 05:54:30pm4
ARCHIVE: January 16, 1947 ~It was 70 years ago this morning, a young mother strolling with her toddler daughter in an L.A neighborhood, discovered the mutilated body of a woman in a weed-covered vacant lot. The corpse was later ID'd as 22 year old aspiring Holllywood actress Elizabeth Short, who the media and time would dub "the Black Dahlia". ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 18, 05:53:19pm26
Jean Porter, MGM actress and longtime wife of Edward DmytrykDies at 95Thursday, January 18, 05:49:33pm8
Jan.17th~Happy 103rd Birthday! Holocaust Survivor Thomas James Stretch, Actress Tatyana Kapova is 102, Military Figure Tolkowsky is 97, Actor Herbert Ellis is 97, Astrophysicist Epaminondas Stassinopoulos is 97, (NT)jlpThursday, January 18, 05:47:58pm13
John Barton, British theater director, co-founder of the Royal Shakespeare CompanyDead at 89Thursday, January 18, 05:47:28pm2
  • PHOTO .. -- Links, Thursday, January 18, 05:29:15pm
ARCHIVE: January 18, 1952 ~Film funnyman Curly Howard, and one third of 'The Three Stooges', generally considered the most popular and recognizable of the Stooges, dies after series of stroles, at age only 48. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 18, 05:41:47pm4
Peter Mayle, British writerDead at 78Thursday, January 18, 04:33:11pm1
Nancy Richler, Canadian writerDead at 60Thursday, January 18, 04:31:01pm2
Peter Wyngarde - star of 'Jason King', 'Department S', and who appeared in 'Flash Gordon', has died aged 90.DialMForMovies (my co-byline)Thursday, January 18, 04:23:08pm4
Jan.18th~Happy 101st Birthday! WW2 Military Figure Kenneth Mayhew, Baroness Sigrid von Laffert is 100, Composer Juan Orrego-Salas is 99, Actor Aleksandr Kurnetsov is 90, Actor Franciszek Pieczka turns 90. (NT)jlpThursday, January 18, 04:23:05pm4
ARCHIVE: January 2, 2011 ~Veteran character actor Peter Hobbs, appeared in dozens of Hollywood screen TV/film roles, from The Andromeda Strain (1971) to "9to5" (1980) to recurring roles on TV's BARNEY MILLER, dies at 92. ...Later this month, he would have been 100!Thursday, January 18, 01:07:46pm3
Lorraine Abdul, Mother of Paula AbdulDead at 85Thursday, January 18, 12:38:22pm2
Roy Bennett, Zimbabwean politicianDead at 60Thursday, January 18, 12:10:08pm1
Archive: Gary Gilmore, Jan. 17, 1977CriminalThursday, January 18, 12:05:09pm5
Healthwatch: Rupert MurdochHospitalized after accident on son's yachtThursday, January 18, 11:45:57am1
ARCHIVE: January 18, 1923 ~It was 95 years ago today, Hollywood lost its first film superstar, when actor Wallace Reid died after years of addiction. He was only 31. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 18, 11:44:26am2
ARCHIVE: January 17, 2004 ~Good 'ol boy character actor Noble Willingham, who appeared in more than thirty films and in many television shows, including "City Slickers (1991), and TV's "Walker, Texas Ranger", dies at 72. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 18, 10:40:31am1
TV Producer Joseph GantmanDies at 95Wednesday, January 17, 11:38:13pm3
John M. Andrist, member of the North Dakota senate (1993-2014)Dead at 86Wednesday, January 17, 05:00:57pm1
Archive: Doodles Weaver, Jan. 17, 1983ComedianWednesday, January 17, 04:36:42pm3
Archive: Billy Stewart, Jan. 17, 1970SingerWednesday, January 17, 04:32:30pm3
Chron, id like to lodge a complaint. Somebody posted a message that i didnt write under my name. The message was "Charlotte Rae 98, is still working. I advise you to look into the matter please. (NT)Signed, the REAL Kat.Wednesday, January 17, 03:52:15pm2
George Bandy, member of the Alabama House of Representatives (since 1994)Dead at 72Wednesday, January 17, 02:46:51pm2
ARCHIVE: January 17, 2008 ~Character actor Allan Melvin, best remembered for comic recurring TV characters in "Sgt. Bilko" in the 1950s, "The Brady Bunch" in the 1960s, and "All In the Family" in the 1970/80s as Bunker neighbor 'Barney Hefner', dies after 5 decades of countless screen roles. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, January 17, 01:35:11pm1
Barbara Cope, 70's Rock & Roll "groupie", killed in fireShe was 67Wednesday, January 17, 01:25:26pm2
George Taylor, Father of rapper- actor "The Game"Dead at 65Wednesday, January 17, 01:18:50pm1
OT: 93 year old WW 2 vet sworn in as Mayor of New Jersey townOldest freshman Mayor ever?Wednesday, January 17, 12:52:53pm3
Hugh Wilson, TV series creator and Police Academy directorDies at 74Wednesday, January 17, 12:41:24pm8
OT: Former Sen. Bob Dole, 94, honored with Congressional Gold Medal today ...Link ...Wednesday, January 17, 12:31:25pm1
ARCHIVE: January17, 1996 ~Amber Hagerman, the 9 year old girl who was abducted while riding her bike, and killed, later reluctantly became the inspiration for the now nationwide alert system named in her name, AMBER ALERT. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, January 17, 12:28:58pm1
Healthwatch: "Eight is Enough" star Susan RichardsonNeeds quadruple bypassWednesday, January 17, 12:23:32pm1
Tyler Hilinski, Washington State University football quarterbackHe was 21Wednesday, January 17, 12:06:18pm3
  • Pic -- Russ, Wednesday, January 17, 06:26:40am
Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski found dead of apparent suicide.Butch T. CougerWednesday, January 17, 12:04:16pm1
Marlene VerPlanck, Jazz & jingle singerDead at 84Wednesday, January 17, 12:01:55pm2
  • "Charade" -- Marlene Ver Planck, Wednesday, January 17, 12:01:55pm
ARCHIVE: January 17, 1874 ~Chang & Eng Bunker, 62, Thai-American conjoined twin brothers whose condition and birthplace became the basis for (future very incorrected/misleading) term "Siamese twins" to describe conjoined persons, die after one dies in his sleep, the other soon followed. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, January 17, 11:53:46am1
Camera Grip / Technical Coordinator Michael OddoDies at 60Wednesday, January 17, 08:39:29am2
  • IMDb -- -, Wednesday, January 17, 08:39:29am
Jenny Joseph, poetDead at 85Wednesday, January 17, 03:56:41am1
Celebrity of the Day: Carl Reiner (NT)Id like to start something new. You know. Like i name a celebrity and we talk about him/her the whole day.Tuesday, January 16, 09:09:39pm4
OT; if there are duplicate posts, the one posted second should be removed.That didn't happen tonight.Tuesday, January 16, 09:07:56pm2
Jo Jo White, NBA Hall of Famer and Celtics All-StarDies at 71Tuesday, January 16, 08:04:21pm5
Katherine Kjellgren, actress and narratorDies at 48Tuesday, January 16, 07:14:35pm2
  • IMDb -- -, Tuesday, January 16, 07:14:35pm
Mathilde Krim, Leader in the fight against HIV/AIDS, widow of Arthur Krim (president and chairman of United Artists, founder of Orion Pictures)Dead at 91Tuesday, January 16, 06:15:15pm2
Tom Netherton, singer on Lawrence Welk ShowDies at 70Tuesday, January 16, 06:06:27pm4
Australian Actress, Annabelle Falkholt (Home and Away), Dead At 21 From A Car Crash That Includes Her Parents, And Wounded Her SisterDavid S.Tuesday, January 16, 05:28:25pm6
Actress Jessica Falkholt, sustained injuries in car accident which killed her parents and sisterDead at 29Tuesday, January 16, 05:24:22pm1
OT: Man tries to hold back sneeze, ends up in hospital for ruptured throat.I know this is not obit, but this is utterly ridiculous. Anyone else agree?Tuesday, January 16, 05:17:35pm1
Jan.16th~Happy 101st Birthday! Olympic Athlete Bill Lucas, Actress Ann McCormack is 98, Musician Claude Abadie is 98, Politician Shmuel Toledano is 97, WW2 Figure Iona Crim Gilbert is 97, Politician Henry Sayler is 97, (NT)jlpTuesday, January 16, 04:14:39pm7
Healthwatch: Alberto Fujimori, ex- Pres. of PeruHospitalizedTuesday, January 16, 04:12:13pm1
Archive: Ted Cassidy, Jan. 16, 1979ActorTuesday, January 16, 03:32:29pm2
Joe Frank, Writer and radio performerDies at 79Tuesday, January 16, 02:08:14pm3
Kosovo Leader Oliver Ivanovic, 64AssassinatedTuesday, January 16, 01:33:48pm2
Cyrille Regis, 59Pioneering British Football PlayerTuesday, January 16, 12:22:27pm1
Harry Uzoka, British model, murdered during "robbery gone wrong"He was 25Tuesday, January 16, 11:51:47am2
John Spellman, Governor of Washington from 1981 to 1985Dies at 91Tuesday, January 16, 11:35:50am3
Dan Gurney, American race car driverHe was 86Tuesday, January 16, 09:32:44am3
Actress Gale SherwoodDies at 88Tuesday, January 16, 06:42:28am6
Ed Doolan, BBC TV presenterDead at 76Tuesday, January 16, 05:45:39am1
Actor Robert SuttonDies at 82Tuesday, January 16, 02:34:32am3
  • IMDb -- Link, Tuesday, January 16, 02:05:11am
    • PHOTO ... -- Link, Tuesday, January 16, 02:34:32am
Actor Richard Venture passed away ...He was 94.Tuesday, January 16, 12:04:11am13
Doug Harvey, baseball player, umpire, inducted into baseball hall of fame.Dead at 87Monday, January 15, 06:12:46pm3
Jan.15th~Happy 100th Birthday! WW2 Figure Deryck Stapleton, Gov't Official Joseph Mendenhall is 98, Diplomat Poi Le Gourrierec is 97, Politician Lee Teng-hui is 95, Conductor Georg Ratzinger is 94, (NT)jlpMonday, January 15, 05:32:58pm12
It was nice to see the horror legends honored today. Romero and Hooper. Thanks! (NT)ColtMonday, January 15, 04:02:14pm1
Paul Goresh, Beatles super-fan who took the infamous last photo of John Lennon, signing autograph for Mark David ChapmanWas a beloved figure in the Beatles fan world.Monday, January 15, 03:40:29pm3
Archive: Harry Nilsson, Jan. 15, 1994Singer- sngwriterMonday, January 15, 12:59:32pm2
Not sure if death last year of Oscar-winning art director Angelo Graham was reported here?He was 85Monday, January 15, 12:58:25pm3
Gospel Singer Edwin Hawkins (Oh Happy Day)Dies at 74Monday, January 15, 12:52:48pm5
TV Producer Bob RubinDies at 85Monday, January 15, 12:42:43pm4
ARCHIVE: January 15, 2000 ~Veteran film actress Fran Ryan, known for roles as society matrons, but best remembered by many as the "poor man's Marjorie Main", often cast as gruff farm folk, and who endured deaths of TWO pilot husbands killed in separate crashes, dies at 83. ...Bio & PHOTOMonday, January 15, 11:46:59am1
ARCHIVE: January 13, 1979 ~Famed R&B star Donny Hathaway, whose holiday classic "This Christmas" and TV theme songs/soundtracks, and other original songs and recordings, are still appreciated near 4 decades after his suicide, at only 33. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, January 14, 07:43:03pm3
Jan.14th ~Happy 98th Birthday! WW2 Figures Vahe Danielyan. Werner Herrmann, Writer Patil Puttappa is 97, Actress Sylvia Rajnoha is 97, Actress Carole Cook is 94, Actor Shoki Fukae turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, January 14, 04:31:24pm8
ARCHIVE: January 14, 2016 ~Alan Rickman, UK actor of stage & screen, best remembered for range of roles, like the teutonic terrorist in "Die Hard" (1988), or nebbish husband "Love Actually" (2003), and hundreds of others faces, dies of cancer a month before his 70th birthday. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, January 14, 12:54:04pm3
Actress Doreen Tracey, Original Mickey Mouse Club MouseketeerDies at 74Sunday, January 14, 12:52:55pm14
Rick Jolly, Falklands War heroDead at 71Sunday, January 14, 12:35:05pm1
Danny Woods, Singer with the Chairmen of the BoardDead at 73Sunday, January 14, 11:58:45am5
Archive: Fred Astaire, June 22, 1987Dancer, actorSunday, January 14, 11:07:57am12
TV Director/Producer Bob ClaverDies at 89Sunday, January 14, 02:47:47am2
  • IMDb -- Link, Sunday, January 14, 02:47:47am
ARCHIVE: January 14, 2017 ~Supercentenarians Zhou Youguang, Chinese economist, linguist, publisher, developer of the Pinyin system of writing, dies at 111. ...NY Times ObitSaturday, January 13, 09:06:11pm1
Actress Jill Zarin's husband, Bobby ZarinDies of Thyroid CancerSaturday, January 13, 06:04:50pm1
Script supervisor Dolores RubinDies at 94Saturday, January 13, 05:50:47pm5
Elliot DeGeneres, father of EllenDies at 92Saturday, January 13, 05:46:11pm14
Former U.S. Senator John TunneyDies at 83Saturday, January 13, 05:19:48pm6
Keith Jackson, sports broadcasterHe was 89Saturday, January 13, 05:15:21pm8
ARCHIVE: January 13, 1962 ~Famed entertainer Ernie Kovacs, whose visually experimental and often spontaneous comedic style, influenced numerous television comedy programs, even decades after his death, killed 10 days before his 43rd birthday. ...Bio & PHOTOSaturday, January 13, 05:13:41pm4
Actress Marion ZinserDies at 92Saturday, January 13, 04:56:42pm2
  • IMDb -- Link, Saturday, January 13, 04:56:42pm
Actor & Stuntman Louie EliasDies at 84Saturday, January 13, 04:16:57pm9
Batman Theme Today, But No Franchine YorkDavid S.Saturday, January 13, 12:36:33pm1
Virigina now has 10 Living former governors that served a full 4 year termLemnpiper (any other states close?)Saturday, January 13, 12:01:05pm2
Jan13th~Happy 102nd Birthday! Educator Yuan Baohua, Actress Guje Lagerwall is 100, Actress Hideko Hirai is 100, Economist Jahangir Amuzegar is 98, NASCAR Driver Bob Barron is 97, Actress Marcia Dangelo is 97, (NT)jlpSaturday, January 13, 11:47:55am6
Actor Sean MulcahyDies at 87Saturday, January 13, 07:19:47am2
  • IMDb -- -, Saturday, January 13, 07:19:47am
Bella Emberg, British actress with regular roles on "Benny Hill" "Russ Abbot" and "Bear Behaving BadlyDies at 80Friday, January 12, 07:50:35pm4
Terence Marsh, Oscar-winning production designer (Doctor Zhivago, Oliver! )Dies at 86Friday, January 12, 07:29:07pm5
ARCHIVE: January 12, 2000 ~Famed animator Marc Davis, affectionately known as one of Disney's "Nine Old Men", starting with Disney company in 1935, and consulted until his death in 86. ...PHOTOFriday, January 12, 04:40:30pm1
ARCHIVE: January 12, 2005 ~India-born actor Amrish Puri, known for his many screen roles in India and Hollywood, best remembered as villain 'Mola Ram in Steven Spielberg's Hollywood film Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984), dies at 72. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 12, 04:10:34pm1
Doug Barnard, Ex- Congressman from GeorgiaDead at 95Friday, January 12, 03:54:56pm2
Today's Photos: French Stars, Danielle Darrieux (1917-2017) & Jeanne Moreau (1928-2017) (NT).Friday, January 12, 12:11:28pm1
Jan.12th~Happy 102nd Birthday! Mary Wilson, Baroness Wilson of Rievaulx, Politician Mike Raffin is 100, Chemist Ralph Pearson is 99, Director Matti Kassila is 94, Actress Katherine MacGregor turns 93. (NT)jlpFriday, January 12, 11:58:42am4
Michael Fahn, jazz drummer with a few acting creditsDies at 82Friday, January 12, 11:55:26am3
Director & Voiceover Actor Bill TurnerDies at 85Friday, January 12, 11:47:04am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Friday, January 12, 11:47:04am
Edgar Ray Killen, klansman who orchestrated 'Mississippi Burning' killingsDies at 92Friday, January 12, 11:27:13am2
French novelist and actress Françoise DorinDies at 89Friday, January 12, 09:08:19am2
  • IMDb -- -, Friday, January 12, 09:08:19am
ARCHIVE: January 11, 1981 ~Veteran Hollywood character actress Beulah Bondi, remembered for her matriarchal roles, from dowager to a heart-o-gold Ma, starting in films as matrons while in her 40s, parlaying her success into 40 years on screen, big and small, dies after a fall at 91. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 12, 12:38:38am2
George Maxwell Richards 1931-2018 Former president of Trinidad & TobagoFredrik AnderssonFriday, January 12, 12:06:32am1
ARCHIVE: January 8, 1981 ~Former child actor Matthew "Stymie" Beard, best remembered as regular in film series, "Our Gang/Little Rascals", and made a career as character actor in American TV of the 1970s, dies after fall, days after 56th birthday...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 11, 06:45:27pm5
Dave Toschi, lead detective in Zodiac serial-killer caseDies at 86Thursday, January 11, 05:31:19pm6
Archive: Richard boone, Jan. 10, 1981ActorThursday, January 11, 05:04:07pm6
Jan.11th~Happy 101st Birthday! Producer Henry Mortenthau III, Author Ann Tompert is 100, Designer Judith Leiber is 97, Physiologist Roger Guillemin is 94, Actor Toshie Kusunoki is 90, Actor Mitchell Ryan is 90, Actress Edit Ambrus turns 90. (NT)jlpThursday, January 11, 04:54:05pm9
Horace Ashenfelter, Olympic Gold MedalistDead at 94Thursday, January 11, 03:46:23pm4
Archive: Jimmy O'Neill, Jan. 11, 2013DJ, host of "Shindig!"Thursday, January 11, 03:43:50pm2
ARCHIVE: January 11, 1979 ~Jack Soo, veteran stage, film and TV actor, began career as a stand-up comic after WWII, w/big breat cast in Broadway musical hit "Flower Drum Song" (later made into film), but gained popularity in ensemble 1970s sitcom, BARNEY MILLER, dies at 61. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 11, 12:32:56pm4
David Fisher, TV writer ("Dr. Who", others)Dead at 88Thursday, January 11, 11:47:00am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Thursday, January 11, 11:47:00am
Carole Hart, Producer and Writer of Children’s TV (Sesame Street)Dies at 74Thursday, January 11, 11:45:20am2
  • IMDb -- -, Thursday, January 11, 11:45:20am
Carole Hart, Producer and Writer of Children’s TVDead at 74Thursday, January 11, 11:44:20am1
Motörhead guitarist Eddie ClarkeDies at 67Thursday, January 11, 11:42:31am3
Ernie "Pops" Lewis, captain of the Providence NCAA team that made the Final Four in 1987, dies at 51RussThursday, January 11, 11:41:25am1
David Fisher, British TV writer of "Doctor Who."Dies at 88Thursday, January 11, 05:47:02am1
Archive: Owen Bradley, Jan. 7, 1998Country music producer, songwriterWednesday, January 10, 09:08:50pm3
Healthwatch: Coronation Street’s Malcolm Hebden, 78, recovering after being ‘admitted to hospital with mystery illness’. ...UK's The SunWednesday, January 10, 08:51:12pm1
Archive - Actor Richard HirschfeldDies at 63Wednesday, January 10, 07:58:06pm3
Archive - Joyce Barnes, former All-American Girls Professional Baseball League pitcher ...Dies at 91.Wednesday, January 10, 06:05:34pm3
Moriss Taylor, decorated WWII veteran and country music entertainer who had one of the longest running locally produced TV show in history from 1956 to 1997 out of Chico, CADies at 93Wednesday, January 10, 04:25:17pm3
Wolf C. Hartwig, German film producer ( Sam Peckinpah’s ‘Cross of Iron’)Dead at 98Wednesday, January 10, 04:23:02pm1
Thomas Ellis, Tuskegee Airman in WW 2Dead at 97Wednesday, January 10, 04:05:57pm1
ARCHIVE: June 10, 1982 ~Paul Lynde, popular comic actor, whose talents took him from stage to film, to the heights of episodic an talkshow/gameshow American TV fame, dies after night of poppers and sex, causing death at 55. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, January 10, 03:31:12pm2
Viola Thompson, former All-American Girls Professional Baseball League pitcherDies at 95Wednesday, January 10, 03:27:57pm1
Healthwatch: Loretta Lynn recovering after falling and breaking her hip.Wednesday, January 10, 03:03:07pm12
Odvar Nordli, Norway's Prime Minister in the late 1970s and early 1980sDead at 90Wednesday, January 10, 02:46:22pm3
Jan.10th~Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarians Dolors Moret Ferriol, Kaoru Ueda, WW2 Figure Jessie Lichauco is 106, Novelist Bernard Binlin Dade is 102, Politician Saul Cherniack is 101, Masters Athlete Ugo Sansonetti is 99, (NT)jlpWednesday, January 10, 12:33:38pm6
Bruce Cole, Former chairman of the National Endowment for the HumanitiesDead at 79Wednesday, January 10, 11:59:10am2
Healthwatch: Ailing Artie Lange ‘Too Ill’ For RehabComedian STILL In HospitalWednesday, January 10, 11:53:13am1
TV HEADS UP: This week on HBO a new documentary airs; "David Bowie: The Last Five Years", explores the creative efforts of the last years of Bowie's life. ...Check your local listings!Wednesday, January 10, 11:50:42am2
Joseph Wayne Miller, had one starring role in the film "Heavyweights" in 1995Dies at 36Wednesday, January 10, 11:50:08am3
Bob Bailey, former Major League Baseball playerDies at 75Wednesday, January 10, 11:48:40am2
Milt Rosenberg, longtime Chicago radio hostDies at 92Wednesday, January 10, 10:22:03am1
Mark Engel, son of screenwriter and film producer Samuel EngelDies at 68Wednesday, January 10, 09:39:20am7
Healthwatch: Willie NelsonCancels shows due to breathing issuesWednesday, January 10, 08:41:22am2
Actress Nancy Lea OwenDies at 91Tuesday, January 09, 07:43:25pm4
Actress and former Miss Denmark Greta ThyssenDies at 74Tuesday, January 09, 06:33:49pm12
Jan.9th~Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarian Tsunahel Ogawa, Football's (Polish) Stefan Zywotko is 98, Olympic Athlete Agnes Keleti is 97, (NT)jlpTuesday, January 09, 06:02:45pm10
Thomas Bopp, Co- discoverer of the Hale- Bopp cometDead at 68Tuesday, January 09, 05:23:02pm10
Harry Landers, Actor and co-star on "Ben Casey" reportedly died in OctoberHe was 96Tuesday, January 09, 04:35:57pm14
Elza Brandeisz, Hungarian teacher and dancer who hid George Soros and other Jewish families from the NazisDies at 110Tuesday, January 09, 04:17:37pm2
Actor Donnelly Rhodes (Battlestar Galactica, Soap)Dead at 80Tuesday, January 09, 03:44:39pm13
ARCHIVE: January 6, 1977 ~Dolly Sinatra, 80, beloved mother of famed singer Frank Sinatra, strongminded, respected community leader/tavern owner in her early Hoboken neighborhood, is killed along w/friend and private plane crew, when Learjet hits mountain after take-off from Palm Springs, heading to Vegas to see her son perform. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, January 09, 02:28:15pm2
Actor & Director Frank BuxtonDies at 87Tuesday, January 09, 02:17:56pm10
Denise LaSalle - Dead at 78oldiesmusic.comTuesday, January 09, 12:07:39pm3
Mikio Fujioka, Guitarist for the Japanese heavy metal group BabymetalFalls to his death at 36Tuesday, January 09, 11:58:09am1
Brandon Hixon (R), Idaho State Representative from 2012 to 2017. Commits suicide by gunshot after sex abuse allegations.Dies at 36Tuesday, January 09, 11:52:43am2
Jose Molina, dancer and choreographerDies at 81Tuesday, January 09, 11:50:45am4
Marjorie Holt (R), U.S. Representative from Maryland from 1973 to 1987Dies at 97Tuesday, January 09, 11:47:09am4
OT: Barbra Streisand is always praised for not ever getting a nose job, yet everywhere else on her face is fair game for plastic surgeons (NT)Deal with aging, Babs, you looked horrible at the GGTuesday, January 09, 11:36:14am5
Olivia Nova, adult film porn starDies at 20Tuesday, January 09, 10:48:43am3
Nico, 2nd oldest gorilla in the worldDies at 56Tuesday, January 09, 10:20:38am1
Frank BuxtonjayarbyTuesday, January 09, 05:18:51am3
Jan.8th~Happy 100th Birthday! Actress Helen Hughes, Actress Madalena Vilaca is 100, Pianist Abbey Simon is 98, Sculptor Pierre-Yves Tremois is 97,Actor Larry Storch is 95, Actor Ryszard Bacciarelli is 90, Actress Patsy Drake is 90, Actress Nina Nekhlopochenko is 90, Actress Vesna Prodanov is 90, (NT)jlpMonday, January 08, 07:26:59pm12
OT: Investigators think letter confirms ID of D.B. Cooper. ...One of history's greatest mysteries solved?Monday, January 08, 07:14:39pm2
Politician Joe Ellis Brown, member of the South Carolina House of RepresentativesDies at 84Monday, January 08, 06:23:14pm1
Today's photos: Chuck and Fats (NT)No last names neededMonday, January 08, 02:11:45pm3
Healthwatch: Mitt RomneyWas operated on for prostate cancerMonday, January 08, 01:16:40pm1
OT: Can we go back to something we've discussed before: was it really Kirk Douglas who raped Natalie Wood?Sharon - This was all over Twitter last night.Monday, January 08, 09:09:18am1
Anna Mae Hays, First female General in the U.S. Armed ForcesDies at 97Sunday, January 07, 07:44:56pm4
Archive: Sonny Bono, Jan. 5, 1998Entertainer- politicianSunday, January 07, 05:48:52pm9
Jan, 7th~ Happy Birthday! Actress Terry Moore (89) Actor John Steiner (77) Singer Kenny Loggins (70) Actress Anne Schedeen (69) Actress Steven Williams (69) Actress Erin Gray (68) Actor Sammo Kam-Bo Hung (66) (NT)ColtSunday, January 07, 04:56:20pm6
Archive: Bob McFadden, Jan. 7, 2000Actor, recording artistSunday, January 07, 04:45:37pm3
Cinamon Hadley, model and inspiration for Neil Gaiman's comics and for the Goth sceneShe was 48Sunday, January 07, 04:38:51pm1
Archive: Trevor Howard, Jan. 7, 1988ActorSunday, January 07, 04:33:29pm1
Ray Thomas, musician, singer, composer of The Moody Blues dies suddenly after cancer battleHe was 76Sunday, January 07, 04:27:03pm8
OT: Portuguese town is letting children 5 and up smoke cigarretesWe need to do something.Sunday, January 07, 02:57:47pm1
Mike McGraw, longtime investigative reporter for the Kansas City Star dies at 69RussSunday, January 07, 02:06:58pm1
Jan, 6th~Happy 101st Birthday! Masters Athlete Frederico Fischer, Chef Leah Chase is 95, Actress Herta Konrad turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, January 07, 01:55:02pm6
Singer France GallDies at 70Sunday, January 07, 01:04:39pm4
OT: Last night, CBS News did a story about 99 year old dancer- actress Tao Porchon-Lynch ("The Thief of Baghdad") (1940)LinkSunday, January 07, 12:53:28pm1
A man named Jesse Crumb has died in Eureka, Ca. after being involved in a car crash. It's being reported that he is the son of cartoonist Robert CrumbLinkSunday, January 07, 11:42:13am1
Paul Beaulieu, Stepdad of Priscilla Presley who introduced her to Elvis. ...He was 92.Sunday, January 07, 11:30:17am6
Jerry Van Dyke dead at 86TMZSunday, January 07, 11:29:15am18
Chris Tsangarides, Grammy nominated music producer who worked with Judas Priest, Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, Tom JonesDies at 61Sunday, January 07, 10:41:21am1
Horace Ashenfelter, unexpected Gold Medalist of the 1952 Helsinki OlympicsDies at 94Saturday, January 06, 11:22:02pm1
Marlene Palmer, Longtime Publicist for Bryan Adams and Anne Murray, Dies at 62RussSaturday, January 06, 08:38:27pm1
Bob Roubian, Songwrter, later owned a restaurantDead at 91Saturday, January 06, 05:15:46pm3
Archive: Don Martin, Jan. 6, 2000Mad's "Maddest artist"Saturday, January 06, 05:07:52pm1
Rita Clements, Former First Lady of TexasDies at 86Saturday, January 06, 05:03:47pm2
ARCHIVE: January 6, 1993 ~Dizzy Gillespie, famed trumpeter, bandleader, composer, and singer, adding layers of harmonic complexity previously unheard in jazz, popularizing bebop style, whose blown-out cheeks became textbook research for doctors, coining the trait "Gillespie's pouches", dies of pancreatic cancer, at 75. ...Bio & PHOTOSaturday, January 06, 04:58:17pm3
ARCHIVE: January 6, 1919 ~It was 99 years ago today, we lost U.S. statesman, author, explorer, soldier, naturalist, and 26th POTUS (1901~1909), taking office after the assassination of his predecessor William McKinley in 1901. After years as global adventurer, TR, 60, died quietly in his sleep of a blood clot. ...Bio & PHOTOSaturday, January 06, 04:57:13pm3
O/T: Walter Mondale, Joe Biden and Mike Pence at Senate swearing-in3 VP's - Mondale turns 90 on the 5thSaturday, January 06, 04:47:28pm6
ARCHIVE: January 6, 1993 ~Rudolf Nureyev, globally famous Soviet ballet dancer and choreographer, regarded as one of ballet's most gifted male dancers, dies at 54, as a result of AIDS. ...Bio & PHOTOSaturday, January 06, 04:38:36pm3
Francis Burke, father of actor Chris BurkeDies at 93Saturday, January 06, 01:47:14pm4
Healthwatch: Basketball Hall of Famer Julius 'Dr. J' ErvingHospitalizedSaturday, January 06, 01:20:29pm1
Jan, 5th~Happy 97th Birthday! Jean Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Basketball's Lou Carnesecca is 93, Broadcaster Robert Earle is 92, Actor David Albert is 90, Actress Denise Bryer is 90, \. (NT)jlpSaturday, January 06, 12:23:27pm12
Tatsuro Toyoda, Ex- President of Toyota, son of the company's founderDead at 88Saturday, January 06, 12:20:05pm1
John Young, Astronaut was the 9th person to walk on the moonDies at 87Saturday, January 06, 11:52:00am3
ARCHIVE: January 5, 1982 ~Veteran stage/radio/film/TV ctor Hans Conried, known for eccentric comic roles and voice over talents for Disney films, like TV's 'Uncle Tonoose' in MAKE ROOM FOR DADDY, and animated feature film classic, PETER PAN, as 'Capt. Hook', dies at 65. ...Bio & PHOTOSaturday, January 06, 10:18:22am5
Carm Cozza (1930-2018)...remembered for this headline: "Harvard Beats Yale, 29-29"Rob DurkeeSaturday, January 06, 06:44:04am6
ARCHIVE: January 5, 1988 ~Former NBA star 'Pistol Pete' Maravich, all-time leading NCAA Division I scorer, and one of the youngest players inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, dies at 40, after pick-up basketball game -his last words before collapsing were "I feel great!" ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 05, 11:33:30pm6
TV HEADS UP: Sunday, Jan. 7th ~NBC airs the 75th Golden Globes Awards ceremony, opening "award season" in Hollywood, and featuring its scrutinized "In Memoriam" segment, no doubt. ~Let's hope they don't screw it up! ...This year's host ...Seth Meyers.Friday, January 05, 09:35:54pm3
Pearl Somner Debuskey, Broadway & film costume designerDead at 94Friday, January 05, 04:26:45pm1
Billy Harbach, Billy Harbach, First Producer of "The Tonight Show"Dead at 98Friday, January 05, 04:22:17pm3
ARCHIVE: January 5, 2004 ~Tug McGraw, former MBL Phillies pitcher, but arguably best remembered for his years with the Mets, later coining the phrase, "Ya Gotta Believe" which became their popular rallying cry, dies of cancer, at age 59. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 05, 03:10:18pm6
Healthwatch: US Rep. Elijah CummingsHospitalizedFriday, January 05, 01:49:03pm1
ARCHIVE: January 4, 1903 ~Topsy, mistreated/ill-fated female circus elephant, known for exacting deadly retaliation to abusive trainers, resulting in her decided death sentence by her owners, publically electrocuted for a spectacle crowd of 1,500...Backstory how Edison's newly electrical innovations led to his filming the event.Friday, January 05, 01:40:37pm4
ARCHIVE: January 5, 2001 ~Character actress Nancy Parsons, best known for her comedic role in 1980s raunchy film series, "Porky's", as gym coach 'Beulah Balbricker', dies of complication of diabetes, at age 58. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 05, 01:39:28pm1
Mark Tenser, President and CEO of Crown International PicturesDied on Jan. 1stFriday, January 05, 11:39:49am1
1960's soul singer Betty Jane WillisRaped and murdered by 22 year old manFriday, January 05, 09:24:13am5
Jon Paul Steuer aka Jonny P. Jewels, Musician and former child star of "Grace Under Fire" and "Star Trek: The Next GenerationDies at 33Friday, January 05, 07:52:25am8
HEADS UP: January 5th: DECADES Channel actress Rose Marie will be featured on various sitcoms and variey show guest appearances all day Friday!Check local listings ...Friday, January 05, 03:56:04am1
Actor Bob MorriseyDies at 71Friday, January 05, 01:09:54am3
"Eat, Pray, Love" author Elizabeth Gilbert mourns death of her partner Rayya Elias, 57. ...People.comFriday, January 05, 12:03:59am1
Healthwatch: Alex Trebek recovering from brain surgeryOtsegolectric98Thursday, January 04, 07:43:49pm1
Emily Dole aka Mt. Fiji, lady wrestler of GLOW who appeared on "Son in Law" "Mama's Family" "Family Feud."Dies at 60Thursday, January 04, 06:56:38pm8
Former New Jersey Governor Brendan ByrneDies at 93Thursday, January 04, 04:36:12pm2
ARCHIVE: January 4, 1965 ~T.S. Eliot, famed American-born British writer, who's considered one of 20th century's most prolific poets, whose work earned the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948, and influenced generations, since his death at 76. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 04, 04:33:17pm3
Bruce Halle, founder of Discount TireHe was 87Thursday, January 04, 02:27:00pm1
Darlanne Fluegel, Actress in 'To Live and Die in L.A.' and 'Running Scared"Dead at 64Thursday, January 04, 01:15:20pm4
Healthwatch: Country singer Mickey GilleyCar accidentThursday, January 04, 01:07:36pm3
Voice actor Alan BlevissDies at 76Thursday, January 04, 12:24:16pm3
Jan.4th~Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarian Generosa Sales Ferreres, Author Helena Kolaczkowska is 102, Politician Hjerdis Gjerland is 100, Politician Lester L. Wolf is 99, Politician Charles Thone is 94, (NT)jlpThursday, January 04, 12:23:22pm6
Rob Picciolo, former Major League Baseball player and coachDies at 64Thursday, January 04, 11:44:11am2
Jesus has died ...He was ....57.Thursday, January 04, 05:10:15am2
Today's photos: Tor Johnson (in Plan 9 From Outer Space) and Martin Landau (NT)Landau won an Oscar portraying Bela Lugosi (in Plan 9)Thursday, January 04, 02:13:23am7
OT: notable careers lost in 2017Matt Lauer, Bill O'Reilly, Kevin Spacey, Al Franken, Charlie Rose, Kathy Griffen and someone named HarveyWednesday, January 03, 11:09:08pm2
Jackson Hunsicker, Writer-director ("Ten Little Indians")Dead at 69Wednesday, January 03, 06:22:15pm5
Archive: Conrad Hilton, Jan. 3, 1979Hotel baronWednesday, January 03, 06:17:57pm3
Jan 3rd~Happy 102nd Birthday! Producer Mag Bodard, Statistician D.J. Finney is 101, Lawyer Jan L. Lopuski is 101. Actress Wilma Faria is 100,Silent Film Actress Dorothy Morrison is 99, Film Poster Designer Bill Gold is 97,. (NT)jlpWednesday, January 03, 04:59:19pm9
Archive: Phil Everly, Jan. 3, 2014Half of music duoWednesday, January 03, 03:27:33pm2
Dana Wilson, sister of actor Scott WilsonDies at 72Wednesday, January 03, 03:25:22pm4
Tony Calder, Music Promoter Who Worked With Beatles, Rolling StonesDead at 74Wednesday, January 03, 01:53:04pm2
Happy New Year Everyone! Thanks Chron for a consistently great job!JeanWednesday, January 03, 01:06:57pm5
Wilbur Plaugher, Rodeo cowboy had a few small acting roles in "Bus Stop" and "Daniel Boone."Dies at 95Wednesday, January 03, 12:43:20pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Wednesday, January 03, 12:43:20pm
Actor Tom HeatonDies at 77Wednesday, January 03, 11:38:37am4
Heathwatch: Carrie Underwood Required More Than 40 Stitches in Her Face After Recent Fall. ...Ouch!Wednesday, January 03, 11:34:26am12
Thomas Monson, Mormon Church PresidentDies at 90Wednesday, January 03, 11:33:43am2
  • Pic -- Link, Wednesday, January 03, 11:33:43am
Archive: Alan Hale, Jr, Jan. 2, 1990The SkipperWednesday, January 03, 11:28:10am6
Fred Bass, Owner of New York City's Strand BookstoreDies at 89Wednesday, January 03, 09:57:45am2
Anyone know whether CBS News Sunday Morning is going to do their rundown of the deceased Dec. 31 or Jan 7? (NT)Remember, we lost Rick Nelson on Dec. 31.Tuesday, January 02, 10:18:08pm14
ARCHIVE: January 2, 1934 ~Frederick William Rueckheim, Co-inventor of Cracker Jack candy, along with his brother, dies at 79. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, January 02, 08:41:09pm3
Everyone (Who’s Anyone) Who Died in 2017by Rex Reed in The ObserverTuesday, January 02, 07:51:00pm3
Archive - Jan 2, 2011, Actresses Anne Francis & Patricia Smith both die at 80 & both starred on "The Twilight Zone"Obits & linksTuesday, January 02, 04:54:38pm1
Archive: Shepard Menken, Jan. 2, 1999Character & voice actorTuesday, January 02, 04:45:24pm2
Can anyone decipher what that thing in the "Captcha" is that looks like a "P", but isn't a "P"? (NT)I can't figure it out.Tuesday, January 02, 04:27:42pm4
Actor Alan NaggarDies at 54Tuesday, January 02, 02:58:03pm3
Archive: On Jan.2, 1963, 2 actors died- Dick Powell & Jack Carson.Tuesday, January 02, 01:44:36pm2
Robert Mann, a Founder of the Juilliard QuartetDead at 97Tuesday, January 02, 01:20:08pm1
ARCHIVE: January 1, 1953 ~It was 65 years ago today, Country singer Hank Williams Sr, 29, was found dead of an overdose in the back of his chauffered Cadillac convertible. ...Bio & BackstoryTuesday, January 02, 01:07:55pm8
Doreen Keogh, longtime Irish character actress started at the beginning of Coronation StreetDies at 91Tuesday, January 02, 12:46:55pm4
Michael Anson, the sixth State Police Trooper to die of ground zero 9/11 related illnessDies at 56Tuesday, January 02, 12:27:56pm1
Happy 115th Birthday! Supercentenarian Kane Tanaka, WW2 Figure Albin F. Irzyk is 101, Typographer Gudrun Zapf-Hesse is 100, Textile Designer Katherine Westphal is 99, (NT)jlpTuesday, January 02, 11:51:19am6
Unconfirmed: Peggy Cummins film noir actress known for "Gun Crazy" (1950)Dies at 92Tuesday, January 02, 11:41:46am12
ARCHIVE: January 2, 2000 ~Admiral Elmo Russell "Bud" Zumwalt Jr., American naval officer and the youngest man to serve as Chief of Naval Operations, playing a major role in U.S. military history, especially during the Vietnam War, dies at 79. ...Wrote book about he and his son, who also had military career, made into TV-movie, w/Karl Malden as Zumwalt.Tuesday, January 02, 11:24:16am1
Rick Hall, record producer and songwriterDies at 85Tuesday, January 02, 10:10:59am4
ARCHIVE: December 31, 2016 ~It was ONE year ago, we lost veteran actor William Christopher, in his near 50 year acting career, best remembered as 'Father Mulcahy' on the TV's "M*A*S*H" from 1972 to 1983, dies at 84. ..."...Now I lay me down to sleep, a bag of peanuts at my feet. If I should die before I wake, give them to my brother Jake."Tuesday, January 02, 07:50:08am3
ADMIN SUGGESTION: Is it possible to start the new year, posting the daily birthday threads with the day's date? Like this ... theChroniclerTuesday, January 02, 06:40:07am2
ARCHIVE: December 27, 1983 ~William Demarest, prolific veteran Hollywood character actor of over 50 years, appearing in 140 films and TV roles, and apart of filmmakers Preston Struges' stock players in 10 films, but known as 'Uncle Charlie' to younger audiences for TV's "My Three Sons", dies at 91. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, January 02, 02:23:46am26
Question: Does anyone know if Dominique Minot is alive? (NT)Appeared in Charade with Audrey HepburnMonday, January 01, 05:16:29pm1
Frances Ernestine Garst, oldest person in KentuckyDies at 111Monday, January 01, 04:44:02pm1
Happy 104th Birthday! Cinematographer Ralph Woolsey, Professor Fazlollah Reza is 103, Holocaust Survivor Eda Lichtman is 103, Editor Claus von Boro is 100, Actor Halil Demirler is 100, Actress Shelia Mercier is 99, Tennis Player Eustace Fannin is 99, (NT)jlpMonday, January 01, 04:32:59pm8
Happy 99th Birthday! Author Joyce Reynolds, Actress Cicely Tyson is 93, Actress Peggy Cummins is 92, Actress Fiona Clyne is 90, Radio Host Charles Lester Kinsolving is 90, Lawyer Ramsey Clark is 90, Actress Terttu Varkki is 90, Philosopher Rom Harre turns 90. (NT)jlpMonday, January 01, 03:59:27pm8
ARCHIVE: January 1, 2015 ~Actress Donna Douglas, known for her role as Elly May Clampett in CBS's The Beverly Hillbillies (1962–1971), dies at 82. ...BioMonday, January 01, 02:10:05pm1
Bronwen Astor, Player in 60's Profumo scandalDead at 87Monday, January 01, 11:36:11am2
  • Pic -- Link, Monday, January 01, 11:36:11am
Grand Ole Opry Announcer Hairl HensleyR.I.P.Sunday, December 31, 07:25:41pm2
Archive: Floyd Cramer, Dec. 31, 1997PianistSunday, December 31, 04:38:35pm2
  • "Last Date" -- Floyd Cramer, Sunday, December 31, 04:38:35pm
Happy 113th Birthday! Supercentenarian Kuni Onose, Actress Suzy Delair is 100, Author Kyra Petrovskaya Wayne is 99, Olympic Athlete Folke Alnevik is 98, Cinematographer Juan Marine is 97, Actress Eila Thil turns 90., (NT)jlpSunday, December 31, 04:14:38pm8
"Rebel Without A Cause" actor Clifford Morris ...Dies at 80Sunday, December 31, 03:52:15pm6
Archive Obit: "The Great One" - Roberto Clemente - December 31, 1972SharonSunday, December 31, 03:24:37pm2
Brother-in-law of Martin Luther King Jr. and leading civil rights campaigner Isaac Newton Farris Sr.Has died aged 83Sunday, December 31, 12:44:36pm3
Deaths of 2017Der BingleSunday, December 31, 06:12:35am1
Opera singer Marilyn TylerDies at 91Sunday, December 31, 05:49:57am1
Danny Breen, actor and producerDies at 67Saturday, December 30, 07:28:11pm8
Archive: Sonny Liston, Dec. 30, 1970BoxerSaturday, December 30, 04:40:05pm2
Archive: Richard Rodgers, Dec. 30, 1979ComposerSaturday, December 30, 04:38:21pm2
Archive: Alberto Vargas, Dec. 30, 1982Pin up artistSaturday, December 30, 04:35:51pm2
Happy 97th Birthday! Film Editor Gosta Lewin, Actor Robert Hossein is 90, Set Designer Richard Brown turns 90. (NT)jlpSaturday, December 30, 04:26:25pm10
ARCHIVE: December 29, 2010 ~Veteran Hollywood character actor Bill Erwin, appearing 65 years and 100s of screen roles, notably in SOMEWHERE IN TIME (1980), and HOME ALONE (1990), and TV's TWILIGHT ZONE and SEINFELD, dies in his sleep at 96. ...Bio & PHOTOSaturday, December 30, 01:46:28pm2
Jim French, Voice actorDead at 89Saturday, December 30, 01:25:43pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Saturday, December 30, 01:25:43pm
Rihanna's cousin shot dead hours after sharing Christmas with singerBarbadosSaturday, December 30, 01:21:17pm1
Reality show cancelled after 3 contestants dieSerbiaSaturday, December 30, 01:18:50pm1
Jim Baikie, Comic book creatorDead at 77Saturday, December 30, 12:04:34pm1
Erica Garner, Activist daughter of Eric Garner (man who died after chokehold by police)Dead at 27Saturday, December 30, 11:48:20am1
Today's picture Tom Bradley, popular mayor of Los Angeles when I lived there in the 1980's (NT)RussSaturday, December 30, 11:41:03am2
Mystery Author Sue GraftonDies at 77Saturday, December 30, 08:31:41am9
Healthwatch: Ron Beck, L.A. area Lawyer pitchman for LARRY H. PARKER Law Firm, recovering after being shot by disgruntled former partner of their firm. -Beck's partner Major Langer, of their law firm of Perona, Langer, Beck, Serbin, Mendoza and Harrison, was killed. ...CBS-TV.comSaturday, December 30, 04:15:02am1
OT: I had NO idea that at 92, actor Morgan Woodward is still alive?!! (NT)TOBY-he was an old man when I was a kid!Friday, December 29, 11:34:53pm10
Rose Marie, Legendary Broadway PerformerShe was 94Friday, December 29, 08:34:42pm22
OT: Last week, CBS SUNDAY MORNING did a great segment on the late actress Donna Reed and the hundreds of letters she kept of WWII servicemen, her daughter interviewed and shared. Fascinating and touching! ...It featured 100 year old Marsha Hunt's recollections! -VIDEOFriday, December 29, 08:27:25pm3
Al Luplow, baseball player (Cleveland Indians, New York Mets, Pittsburgh Pirates)Dead at 78Friday, December 29, 07:36:16pm3
Happy 99th Birthday! WW2 Figure Leo J. Dulacki, Olympic Athlete Rolf Magnusson is 96, Mathematician Yvonne Choquet-Bruhat is 94, Actor Mike Nussbaum is 94, Football's Dub Jones is 93, Politician Jean Spellman is 91, Soundman Alexandre Goncalves is 90 (NT)jlpFriday, December 29, 06:05:49pm10
Archive: Dennis Wilson, Dec. 28, 1983Beach BoyFriday, December 29, 04:34:36pm2
Actor Daniel BardolDies at 57Friday, December 29, 04:16:11pm4
Actor Leonard George dies at 71Son of Chief Dan George (died 1981)Friday, December 29, 01:26:19pm6
Melton Mustafa, Jazz musician (Count Basie Orchestra, Duke Ellington Orchestra, Woody Herman Orchestra)Dead at 70Friday, December 29, 11:55:32am2
Maria del Carmen Franco y Polo, Only child of Spanish dictator Francisco FrancoDead at 91Friday, December 29, 11:51:09am2
Jason Browning, Veteran Tour Manager for Matchbox Twenty and Stone Temple PilotsDead at 46Friday, December 29, 11:48:13am1
Film Editor Thomas StanfordDies at 93Friday, December 29, 11:44:25am3
Actor Thomas Hunter dies (1932-2017) Link insideColtFriday, December 29, 11:41:01am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Friday, December 29, 11:41:01am
Recy Taylor, black woman who was kidnapped and gang raped by six white men in 1944Dies at 97Friday, December 29, 07:06:47am1
Avelina Mouzo Leis, Validated Supercentenarian dies one day after her birthdayShe was 113Friday, December 29, 06:38:02am3
OT: Bob Hope died at 100. His widow Dolores died at 102. (NT)Is that the record for longevity of a celebrity-spouse couple?Friday, December 29, 05:57:17am11
Bluegrass/Gospel Singer Miggie Lewis (The Lewis Family)Dies at 91Thursday, December 28, 10:26:31pm1
Actor Jason Duffy KlemmDies at 52Thursday, December 28, 08:24:51pm2
  • IMDb -- Link, Thursday, December 28, 08:24:51pm
TV Director/Producer Ginger GriggDies at 73Thursday, December 28, 05:57:22pm5
Singer Gloria TaylorDies at 73Thursday, December 28, 04:05:04pm2
Archive: Hoagy Carmichael, Dec. 27, 1981Singer- songwriter, actorThursday, December 28, 03:23:51pm4
Larry Harris, Co- founder of Casablanca Records with his cousin, Neil BogartDead at 70Thursday, December 28, 02:56:36pm6
Jerry Yellin, fighter pilot in last combat mission of World War IIDies at 93Thursday, December 28, 01:59:52pm4
Crossword puzzle author Maura Jacobson dies at 91Creator of New York magazine's crosswords for over 30 yearsThursday, December 28, 01:43:33pm1
OT: about 3 weeks ago you posted a couple of pictures ofa pretty barefoot lady and a man.. did anyone ever guess it?Thursday, December 28, 12:59:44pm2
Amanda Davis, longtime Atlanta TV news anchorShe was 62Thursday, December 28, 12:11:56pm2
Happy 97th Birthday! Singer Fatima Kuinova, Nurse Educator Loretta Ford is 97, WW2 Figure/Politician Philippe de Gaulle is 96, Director Cyril Frankel is 96, WW2 Figure E.S. Campbell is 96, Writer Stan Lee is 95, Actress Christine Langier turns 90. (NT)jlpThursday, December 28, 11:59:20am4
Curly Seckler, Bluegrass musicianHe was 98Thursday, December 28, 11:48:41am2
  • "Gone Home" -- Curly Seckler, Thursday, December 28, 11:48:41am
John E. Nolan Jr., Lawyer who helped negotiate Bay of Pigs prisoner release, aide to Robert KennedyDead at 90Thursday, December 28, 11:46:50am1
Hazel Gates, American SupercentenarianDies at 112Thursday, December 28, 11:43:51am2
Stewart Moss 1937-2017 American actor.Fredrik AnderssonThursday, December 28, 11:41:47am3
Archive: Chris Bell, Dec. 27, 1978Musician (Big Star)Thursday, December 28, 11:34:07am3
ARCHIVE: December 28, 1938 ~Florence Lawrence, early film actress, often referred to as "The First Movie Star", the 1st film actor to be named publicly in early Silents, 300 films for various motion picture companies throughout her career, only to fall and kill herself by cough syrup and ant paste, at age 52. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, December 28, 11:07:47am2
Tundra, NYC's only polar bearDies after suffering kidney failureThursday, December 28, 10:25:39am3
Hiep Thi Le, Vietnamese-American actress of filmDies at 46Thursday, December 28, 09:32:53am7
OT: Preservation group, including musician Don Henley, helps buy 17-acre property in Laurel Canyon for $1.6 million, to prevent development, and preserve local wildlife. ...Henley's contribution was in name of old Eagles buddy, late Glenn Frey.Thursday, December 28, 12:04:22am1
ARCHIVE: December 27, 1960 ~Austrian-born Jackie E. Gerlich, dwarf actor and circus entertainer most notable for his appearance in the 1939 film classic, "The Wizard of Oz", best remembered as one of the members of the 'Lollipop Guild', dies suddenly at 43. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, December 27, 10:44:34pm2
ARCHIVE: December 27, 2016 ~It was one YEAR ago that the world lost its 'Prince Leia', and the entertainment industry lost of its finest satirist writer, and prolific actress when Carrie Fisher, who days after collapsing on a London to L.A. flight, succumbed after a coma, w/her family present. ...Her famed mother Debbie Reynolds bereft with grief, dies 24 hours after her beloved daughter.Wednesday, December 27, 10:13:52pm2
Archive: Bob Luman, Dec. 27, 1978SingerWednesday, December 27, 07:54:15pm5
ARCHIVE: December 27, 2003 ~Musician Dick St. John, member of the 1960s male/female duo group, 'Dick and Dee Dee', along with Dee Dee Sperling, whose 1961 hit, "The Mountain's High", reached No. 2 on the Billboard pop singles chart, dies after fall from ladder at his home, at 63. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, December 27, 07:47:44pm4
Jazz trombonist Roswell Rudd, aged 82 .....Ed TraceyWednesday, December 27, 07:39:13pm1
Alfie Curtis, actor who played deformed Star Wars cantina drunk "who had the death sentence on 12 systems."Dies at 87Wednesday, December 27, 03:24:33pm11
Gary Canter, Co-Owner of L.A.'s Iconic Canter's Deli, grandson of founder, dies suddenly of heart attack. ...He was only 58.Wednesday, December 27, 02:40:01pm1
Kathleen Karr, Children's authorDead at 71Wednesday, December 27, 01:22:56pm1
Jack Van Berg, Hall of Fame horse trainerDead at 81Wednesday, December 27, 01:12:15pm1
Simonetta Puccini, Granddaughter of famed composer, his only surviving descendantDead at 89Wednesday, December 27, 12:53:58pm2
Healthwatch: Heather Locklear checks into rehab for the 6th time.Wednesday, December 27, 12:48:02pm3
Happy 100th Birthday! WW2 Secretary Margot Wolk, Psychologist Robert R. Holt is 100, Actress Holly Harris is 97, Actor Michel Piccoli is 92, Art Director Rafael S. Babayan is 90, Musician Bill Crow turns 90. (NT)jlpWednesday, December 27, 12:08:37pm4
Raymond Brown, Football player (Baltimore Colts) was in "The Greatest Game Ever Played" on Dec. 28, 1958Dead at 81Wednesday, December 27, 12:01:08pm1
José Aguinelo dos Santos, Oldest man in the worldDead at 129Wednesday, December 27, 10:11:16am10
Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarian Adma Tura, Actor Eddie Infante is 100, Actor Nikolay Zorin is 100, Diplomat George S. Vest is 99, Musician Curly Seckler is 98, Mathematician Victor Zalgaller is 97, (NT)jlpWednesday, December 27, 05:31:31am6
Johnny Bower, NHL Hall of Fame goalieDies at 93Wednesday, December 27, 03:25:13am2
Harry S Truman died on this date in 1972. Gerald R Ford died on this date in 2006 (NT)Both were Midwesterners who became more appreciated after they left officeTuesday, December 26, 09:30:35pm2
Leon Bernicoff dies at 83Husband of June and Gogglebox favoriteTuesday, December 26, 07:13:42pm1
Jim Burns, Co- creator of "MTV Unplugged"Dead at 65 (injuries sustained after he was hit by a cab)Tuesday, December 26, 04:56:54pm2
Actor Jack Blessing has diedat 66Tuesday, December 26, 04:54:09pm5
Dick Orkin, Creator of "Chickenman"Dead at 84Tuesday, December 26, 04:45:39pm1
OT: Kennedy Center Honors tonight CBS. ...TMZTuesday, December 26, 04:45:01pm3
Happy 99th Birthday! Socialite Lady Elizabeth Clyde, Biochemist Gilbert Ling is 98, Actress Aliisa Narvankoski is 97, Actor Chuck Hicks is 90, Actor Lou Wills Jr. is 90, Football's Bill Yeoman turns 90. (NT)jlpTuesday, December 26, 12:45:57pm5
Heather Menzies-Urich dies at 68VarietyTuesday, December 26, 11:39:02am12
Pam Warren, DJ known as Pam the Funkstress during her time with PrinceDead at 51Tuesday, December 26, 11:25:31am1
Abuela Mundi, Grandmother of Lin-Manuel Miranda ("Hamilton")Died on ChristmasTuesday, December 26, 11:23:31am1
OT: Over the past week we've seen a few films of 50 years or more where the lead couple are still living! Years ago this was unheard of.How to Succeed in Business..., Bonnie & Clyde, Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, and Fitzwilly!Tuesday, December 26, 10:04:15am6
Adam Gress, lineman for Penn State from 2009 to 2013, dies at 26RussTuesday, December 26, 07:37:42am2
  • Very Sad -- Der Bingle, Tuesday, December 26, 07:37:42am
MERRY CHRISTMAS GUYS (NT)🙏💋Tuesday, December 26, 05:52:10am12
Jeannette Clift, actress who received BAFTA and Golden Globe nominations for her only major starring role on film for 1975's "The Hiding Place." The film was Arthur O'Connell's final movie appearance.She was 92Monday, December 25, 07:33:01pm1
Archive: Charlie Chaplin, Dec. 25, 1977Comic geniusMonday, December 25, 02:03:17pm1
I just wanna let you know that i am flying to Hawaii for vacation for 2 weeks. (NT)KatMonday, December 25, 10:57:31am2
Don Hogan Charles, First black photographer hired by the NY TimesDead at 79Sunday, December 24, 03:35:22pm2
Actor & Magician Fred BallDies at 77Sunday, December 24, 03:30:00pm7
March Fong Eu, Longtime Calif. Sec. of StateDead at 95Sunday, December 24, 01:22:40pm5
Happy 99th Birthday! Musician Dave Bartholomew, Painter Pierre Soulages is 98, Filmaker Jonas Mekes is 95, Historian Marc Ferro is 93, Religious Figure Prosper Grech is 92, Writer Mary Higgins Clark is 90, Actress Donna Martell turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, December 24, 12:11:37pm4
Pervis Atkins, Football player (Los Angeles Rams, Washington Redskins, Oakland Raiders)Dead at 82Sunday, December 24, 12:03:04pm1
Healthwatch: Ex- Pres. of Peru Alberto FujimoriHospitalizedSunday, December 24, 11:58:47am1
William W. Graham, lawyer, philanthropist and son of Philip and Katharine Graham of The Washington Post commits suicide by gunshotHe was 69Sunday, December 24, 11:44:49am2
Happy 100th Birthday! Author C.Y. Lee, WW2 Figure Vasily Reshetnikov is 98, WW2 Figure Tim Elkington is 97, Football's (Welsh) Tommy Best is 97, Baseball's Marge Callaghan is 96, Poet Robert Bly is 91, Actress Pamela Wilde is 90, Writer Stanley Wolpert turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, December 24, 06:30:30am8
Jordan Feldstein, manager of band Maroon 5 and brother of actor Jonah HillSuffers fatal heart attack at age 40Sunday, December 24, 03:32:44am2
Healthwatch: Matt Damon asks for prayers for his father, who has cancer"We'll take any prayers you got"Saturday, December 23, 07:03:50pm4
Jerry Greenberg, Oscar winning film editor of "The French Connection." Was nominated for two Oscars in the same year for "Kramer vs. Kramer" and "Apocalypse Now." (NT)Dies at 81Saturday, December 23, 07:02:50pm4
TV & film composer Dominic FrontiereDies at 86Saturday, December 23, 07:01:44pm5
Betty French Jarmusch, groundbreaking entertainment journalist and film critic, and mother of director Jim JarmuschShe was 96Saturday, December 23, 07:17:09am1
Dick Enberg, my favorite sports announcerMr. XSaturday, December 23, 02:55:20am15
Happy 107th Birthday! Harmonicist Elder Roma Wilson, Sinologist Jacques Gernet is 96, Olyympic Athlete Maurice Girardot is 96, Artist Manoucher Yektai is 96, Geographer Jean Malaurie is 95, Journalist Charles Peters is 91, Actor Truman Van Dyke turns 92. (NT)jlpFriday, December 22, 10:38:34pm6
Bruce McCandless, AstronautDead at 80Friday, December 22, 09:34:50pm6
Happy 107th Birthday! Circus Performer Rosa Bouglione, Resistant Fighter Arsene Tchakarian is 101, Author/Editor Diana Athill is 100, Football's Fred Gloden is 99, Philosopher Francisco Miro Quesada Cantuarias is 99, Writer Larry Eisenberg is 98, Voice Actor Doug Young is 98, (NT)jlpFriday, December 22, 01:45:52pm16
OT: Google "search for images" is way off today!(but good for laughs)Friday, December 22, 01:06:42pm3
G. Valmont Thomas, ActorDead at 58Friday, December 22, 12:46:09pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Friday, December 22, 12:46:09pm
Frank "Bobo" Marrapese, MobsterDead at 74Friday, December 22, 12:04:10pm1
ARCHIVE: December 20, 1948 ~Veteran stage and film actor Sir C. Aubrey Smith made his fame late in life in Hollywood throughout the 1930s, until his death in 1948, playing the quintessential stuffed-shirt Brits, as Generals, Majors, and Lords, dies at 85. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, December 22, 11:36:45am4
OT: So which MASH co-star will die on New Years Eve this year? (NT)2015; Wayne Rogers; 2016: William ChristopherFriday, December 22, 07:18:26am13
OT: Val Kilmer talks about cancer battleHe turns 58 on Dec. 31Thursday, December 21, 08:56:53pm6
Healthwatch: Charles OsgoodRetiring for health reasonsThursday, December 21, 04:32:44pm3
ARCHIVE: December 20, 2010 ~Actor Steve Landesberg, best remembered as 'Det. Dietrich' in TV's BARNEY MILLER, for which he was nominated for three Emmy Awards, dies at 74 (He was reported to be 65, but later family admitted he embellished age for career) ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, December 21, 03:37:39pm8
This is a HOAXer death! Clifford Irving, the bogus Howard HughesDead at 87Thursday, December 21, 11:50:00am4
Peter Duffell, British film and television director ("The House That Dripped Blood")Dead at 95Thursday, December 21, 11:45:40am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Thursday, December 21, 11:45:40am
Vanessa Greene, TV producer, writerDead at 63Thursday, December 21, 11:37:14am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Thursday, December 21, 11:37:14am
Gordon Sterne 1923-2017Fredrik AnderssonThursday, December 21, 11:33:47am3
ARCHIVE: Decemeber 21, 1958 ~Veteran character actor H.B. Warner, who appeared in countless film classics, including as 'Chang' in LOST HORIZON (1937), as the evil 'Justice John Hathorne' in DEVIL AND DANIEL WEBSTER (1941), and as lovable 'Mr. Gower' in IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE (1946), dies at 83. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, December 21, 11:32:23am1
Lawrence J. Cohen, TV & Film Writer/ProducerDies at 82Thursday, December 21, 11:25:53am3
ARCHIVE: December 21, 1988 ~Bob Steele, Hollywood tough-guy character actor of the 1930s for decades as the heavy in many Hollywood film classics, through the 1960s, when he became popularly known in comic role as 'Pvt. Duffy' in TV's "F-TROOP", dies at 81. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, December 21, 12:02:25am1
Archive: Dawn Steel, Dec. 20, 1997 ...Producer, first woman to run a Hollywood Studio.Wednesday, December 20, 08:00:36pm2
Ivadine Long, mother of actress Shelley Long has died at age 101.I have listed links to two obits. Legacy.com and the funeral home website inside.Wednesday, December 20, 07:58:12pm5
Barry Dodson, former NASCAR crew chief who led Rusty Wallace to the 1989 championshipHe was 64Wednesday, December 20, 06:46:26pm1
Music Producer Bob Destocki (Chase, Ides of March)Die at 80Wednesday, December 20, 04:40:16pm4
Therese DePrez, Film production designer ("Black Swan", "High Fidelity")Dead at 52Wednesday, December 20, 04:36:13pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Wednesday, December 20, 04:36:13pm
Happy 98th Birthday! Resistant Fighter Victor Desmet, Actress Beverly Yissar is 97, Art Dir. Eero Kankkunen is 97, Historian Gayraud Wilmore is 96, Sculptor Barbara Pepper is 95, Photographer Tony Vaccaro is 95, Poet Friederike Mayrocker is 93, Writer Christopher Knopf is 90, Actress Rozsa Balogh turns 90. (NT)jlpWednesday, December 20, 04:31:43pm6
Archive: Brittany Murphy, Dec. 20, 2009ActressWednesday, December 20, 03:00:35pm5
Archive: Arnold Stang, Dec. 20, 2009Comic actorWednesday, December 20, 02:05:02pm4
Couple married 71 years die minutes apartMedinah, IllinoisWednesday, December 20, 11:48:30am1
Cardinal Bernard Law, former Archbishop of Boston embroiled in Catholic Church sex abuse scandal (NT)Dies at 86Wednesday, December 20, 11:32:55am3
TV heads up: ABC will air an hour long "In Memorium" special on Monday Dec 18 honoring celebs who died in 2017 (NT).Wednesday, December 20, 11:10:22am13
Keely SmithDead at 89Wednesday, December 20, 05:59:42am15
Mamie "Peanut" Johnson, first female pitcher in the Negro LeaguesDies at 82Tuesday, December 19, 07:29:29pm3
Heather North, actress and voice of Daphne on Scooby Doo cartoonDies at 71Tuesday, December 19, 07:19:52pm10
Bob Glidden, 10-time NHRA championHe was 73Tuesday, December 19, 05:53:28pm1
Happy 97th Birthday! Olympic Athlete Trygve Brudevold, Game Show Contestant Herb Stempel is 91, Actress Diana Fairfax is 90, Actress Betty Jane Beard is 90, Actor Andre Gaillard is 90, Actor Tivadar Gyimesi is 90, Producer Tore Amundsen turns 90. (NT)jlpTuesday, December 19, 12:17:16pm5
Kevin Mahogany, veteran jazz baritone singer, aged 58 .....Ed TraceyTuesday, December 19, 11:45:40am1
ARCHIVE: December 18, 1997 ~It was 20 years ago we lost comic actor Chris Farley, 33, known for his loud, energetic comedic style, began on SNL's 1990-1995 staff, later in feature films as lead, dies of OD after night of partying w/hooker. ...Bio & PHOTO ...Tuesday, December 19, 11:43:35am4
Barry Sherman and wife Honey Sherman, Pharmaceutical company billionaire and 7th richest Canadian both found dead in the basement of their Toronto mansionDeaths labeled suspiciousTuesday, December 19, 11:41:11am3
ARCHIVE: Famed Italian film star Marcello Mastroianni, whose honors included British Film Academy Awards, Best Actor awards at the Cannes Film Festival and two Golden Globe Awards, dies of pancreatic cancer, at age 72. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, December 19, 11:34:25am1
OT: Anyone else notice Scott Bakula's dramatic weight loss on "NCIS New Orleans"? (NT)Hope it's not another Miguel Ferrer situationTuesday, December 19, 11:11:26am3
Daughter of late actor Ray Sharkey, goes coo-koo for coco puffs, and kills boyfriend's mother with baseball bat! Pleads no contest, as she's evaluated mentally on the 2015 murder. ...Court orders determined Cecelia Bonnie Sharkey, 28, was insane at time of crime.Tuesday, December 19, 07:21:19am4
Zsa Zsa Gabor died one year ago today! ...Time flies, huh?Monday, December 18, 07:16:04pm2
TV Producer Robert Asman dies at 91Father of Fox Business Channel's David AsmanMonday, December 18, 05:44:31pm3
Film/TV Director Paul AnnettDies at 79Monday, December 18, 05:30:50pm2
  • IMDb -- Link, Monday, December 18, 05:30:50pm
Jonghyun, Korean pop star with the band Shinee commits suicideHe was 27Monday, December 18, 05:17:35pm4
Lietenant General Edward L. Rowny, commanded troops in WWII, Korea and Vietnam. Served as General Douglas MacArthur's spokeman.Dies at 100Monday, December 18, 04:53:42pm2
OT: Healthwatch? Am I the only one who thinks that Erin Burnett wasn't talking "exactly right" this evening on TV?She was talking very fast and at times was hard to understand.Monday, December 18, 04:06:28pm10
TCM Remembers: 2017Lots of people included this yearMonday, December 18, 01:29:20pm21
Pota Vallas, One of North Carolina's oldest residentsDead at 109Monday, December 18, 01:25:50pm1
Sarah Harper, One of Canada's oldest residentsDead at 111Monday, December 18, 01:24:38pm1
Terence Beesley, Actor- writerDead at 60Monday, December 18, 12:01:31pm3
Actor Ora EllisDies at 67Monday, December 18, 11:53:03am3
DJ killed when stage collapses at festivalBrazilMonday, December 18, 11:50:40am1
ARCHIVE: December 17, 2009 ~Hollywood film star Jennifer Jones, nominated 5 times for Academy Awards, earning the statue for 'Best Actress' as the martyred nun in "The Song of Bernadette" (1943). Jones endured mental illness w/deaths of 3 husbands, and her beloved daughter (suicide), but lived long life, dying at 90. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, December 17, 10:11:34pm4
Johnny Fox, Coney Island sword swallower who appeared on David Letterman and Maalox commercialsDies at 64Sunday, December 17, 08:42:00pm5
ARCHIVE: December 17, 1927 ~It was 90 years ago today, the now long-forgotten story of 12 year old doomed kidnap victim Marion Parker, tortured and murder by her deranged captor. She was only 12. ...Bio & BackstorySunday, December 17, 05:52:49pm2
Healthwatch: Former Louisiana Kathleen BlancoGravely ill, fighting for lifeSunday, December 17, 04:40:12pm2
Healthwatch: Wrestling manager Wally YamaguchiSuffers strokeSunday, December 17, 04:36:00pm1
Archive: Rex Allen, Dec. 17, 1999Cowboy actor, film narratorSunday, December 17, 04:32:26pm4
Happy 99th Birthday! Duchess Woizlawa Feodora of Mecklenburg, Actress Dusty Anderson is 98, Art Critic Calvin Tomkins is 92, Actress Patricia Driscoll is 90, Actress Waltraut Runze turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, December 17, 04:30:32pm10
Beulah Lynn Balmer, Oldest living female military veteran in the United StatesDies at 110Sunday, December 17, 02:20:41pm1
Archive: Walt Disney, 12/15/1966 ...Creator of Mickey Mouse, has his own tv channel named after him.Sunday, December 17, 12:58:29pm2
Actor George DixonDies at 93Sunday, December 17, 12:28:03pm4
Tom Zenk WCW-WWE veteranDead at 59Sunday, December 17, 12:18:01pm1
Bette Howland, briefly successful author and close friend of Saul BellowDies at 80Sunday, December 17, 12:08:13pm2
Teddy Draper, Navajo Code Talker in WW 2Dead at 96Sunday, December 17, 11:58:31am1
Ralph Carney, Singer, songwriter, musicianDies at 61Sunday, December 17, 11:56:48am2
Archive: Col. Harland Sanders, Dec. 16, 1980Fried chicken magnateSunday, December 17, 11:50:13am2
Richard Dobson, Singer, songwriter, musicianDies at 75Sunday, December 17, 11:40:20am1
Archive: Thelma Todd, Dec. 16, 1935ActressSaturday, December 16, 06:59:42pm3
Happy 103rd Birthday! Politician Kenzo Franzo, WW2 Figure Thomas D. Calnan is 102, Founder of ProLiteracy Worldwide Ruth Johnson Colvin is 101, Psychologist Beatrice Wright is 100, Photographer Milton Gendel is 99, Tennis Player Frank Okey is 98 (NT)jlpSaturday, December 16, 05:39:24pm6
Archive: Paul Castellano, Dec. 16, 1985Mob bossSaturday, December 16, 04:38:05pm1
Archive: Frank Gotch, Dec. 16, 1917Wrestler, credited with popularizing pro wrestling in the USSaturday, December 16, 04:29:01pm1
ARCHIVE: December 16, 1989 ~Hollywood tough guy actor Lee VanCleef, who made his fame in Italian "spaghetti westerns" of the 1960s/70s, whose epitaph "Best of the Bad" said it all, dies at 64. ...Bio & PHOTOSaturday, December 16, 04:26:13pm3
Archive: Nicolette Larson, Dec. 16, 1997SingerSaturday, December 16, 04:19:03pm2
  • "Lotta Love" -- Nicolette Larson, Saturday, December 16, 04:19:03pm
Miles Porcaro dies at 31Son of former Toto drummer Jeff Porcaro (died, 1992)Saturday, December 16, 03:36:18pm7
"The Sopranos" Actress Frances EsemplareDies at 83Saturday, December 16, 01:54:11pm8
Happy 100th Birthday!Soprano Hilde Zadek, Diplomat Karl-Gunther von Hase is 100, Painter Cliff Holden is 98, Aviator Peter Lloyd is 97, Writer Albert Memmu is 97, Baseball's Eddie Robinson is 97, Actor Robert Rogalski is 97. (NT)jlpSaturday, December 16, 01:53:36pm7
Bruce Gray, prolific Canadian character actor of film and televisionDies at 81Saturday, December 16, 01:52:21pm7
Lones Wigger, U.S. Olympic Gold Medalist in 1964 and 1972 for Men's ShootingDies at 80Saturday, December 16, 01:51:37pm1
Weste Ross Erickson, Appeared On Terror In The Woods On Destination Channel, Dead At 34 On January 23 2017David S.Saturday, December 16, 08:44:39am2
Yurizan Beltran, Porn star dies of suspected drug overdoseShe was 31Friday, December 15, 08:50:22pm6
Kazimierz Piechowski, Holocaust survivor who escaped Auschwitz Concentration Camp by stealing Nazi uniforms and a car and driving out the front gatesDies at 98Friday, December 15, 05:16:24pm2
Archive: December 15, 2013 - Actress Joan FontaineDies at 96Friday, December 15, 03:26:36pm2
ARCHIVE: Decemeber 15, 1978 ~Hollywood redneck actor Chill Wills, excelled in comedies & dramas alike, known for roles in films like "GIANT", but best remembered as voice of Francis the Talking Mule in popular film series of the day, dies at 76. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, December 15, 03:02:47pm3
Razzie Smith, one of the oldest living men in the U.S dies in North Carolina109 years and 4 monthsFriday, December 15, 12:19:42pm2
Animator Bob GivensDies at 99Friday, December 15, 10:51:55am4
Alun Jones, Samurai Sword expert kills himself by Japanese ritual act of SeppukuDies at 51Friday, December 15, 09:49:11am2
Ana Maria Vela Rubio, 3rd oldest living person in the worldDies at 116Friday, December 15, 08:04:19am5
Football Player Bill Hudson ( Montreal Alouttes, San Diego Chargers)Dies at 82Friday, December 15, 06:30:54am1
ARCHIVE: December 14, 2013 ~Peter O'Toole, famed Anglo-Irish stage and film actor, best known for films like, "Lawrence of Arabia", nominated 8 times for a competitive Oscar for Best Actor, yet went to his grave without one -though he was honored with a Lifetime Award, dies at 81. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, December 15, 05:36:25am3
Healthwatch: Former film sex kitten actress Valerie Perrine's Parkinson's seems to be getting worse in recent INSIDE EDITION segment, looking absolutely UNrecognizable! -SO sad. ...VIDEOFriday, December 15, 02:38:40am5
Martin Ransohoff, 'Cincinnati Kid' Producer and Founder of Filmways TV. ...Dies at 90.Friday, December 15, 12:30:02am5
Frank Lary, former Detroit Tigers All-Star pitcherDies at 87Thursday, December 14, 06:50:57pm1
Vincent Nguini, Longtime guitarist in Paul Simon's bandDead at 65Thursday, December 14, 04:54:10pm2
  • "Abana" -- Vincent Nguini, Thursday, December 14, 04:54:10pm
R.C. Sproul, Christian theologian and founder of Ligonier MinistriesHe was 78Thursday, December 14, 04:50:59pm2
Happy 96th Birthday! WW2 Figure Simon Towneley, Football's Charley Trippi is 96, Art Instructor Charlotte Streifer Rubinstein is 96, Politician Mike McCormack is 96, Poet Kirsi Kunnas is 93, Actress Marge Redmond turns 93. (NT)jlpThursday, December 14, 02:40:28pm10
Rep. Dan Johnson, (R) Kentucky House of Representatives commits suicide by gunshot. Was accused of molesting a teenage in 2012 and refused to resign his seat.Thursday, December 14, 12:22:30pm6
Ohio mother of 9 children all under age 15 dies of heroin overdose in front of the kiddiesMother of the YearThursday, December 14, 12:08:36pm2
Anthony Scaduto, writer, wrote bio of Bob Dylan & a book claiming Bruno Hauptmann didn't kill Lindbergh's babyDead at 85Thursday, December 14, 11:50:05am1
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