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Archive: Harry Caray, Feb. 18, 1998SportscasterMonday, February 19, 07:41:34am4
Max Desfor, Pulitzer Prize winning war photographerDies at 104Monday, February 19, 06:39:42am1
O/T: Two additional living silent film actorsMitchMonday, February 19, 05:59:46am2
Lorna Birchley, BBC journalistDead at 60Monday, February 19, 05:32:06am1
Gunter Blobel, Recipient 1999 Nobel Prize in Physiology/MedicineDies at 81Monday, February 19, 04:49:12am2
Feb.19th~Happy 100th Birthday! Silent Film Actress Fay McKenzie, Activist Hema Bharli is 99, Civil Works Worker William Gianelli is 99, Writer Lamberto Antonelli is 97, Composer Gyorgy Kurtag turns 92. (NT)jlpSunday, February 18, 09:53:12pm2
Comedian Marty AllenHe was 95Sunday, February 18, 09:14:30pm26
Feb.17th~Happy 102nd Birthday! Painter Vladas Meskenas, Economist Leonard W. Hein is 102, Tattoo Artist Whang-od 100, Advocate Anne Glenn is 98, Director Borge Ring is 97, Actor Herbert Kofer is 97, Economist Joao Dias Rosas is 97, Actor Hal Holbrook is 93, Songwriter Tom Jones is 90, Actor Hans O, Sjoberg turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, February 18, 06:31:51pm12
Singer Frankie Burke (The Tempos)Dies at 83Sunday, February 18, 04:28:43pm4
Feb, 18th~Happy 100th Birthday! Test Pilot Robert E. Thacker, Football's Ken Casanega is 97, Politician John Warner is 91, Actress June Alden is 90, Qriter Eeva Kilpi is 90, Writer Aldo Falivena turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, February 18, 04:27:52pm9
Boyd Jarvis, american music producer (Herbie Hancock, La Toya Jackson, Johnny Kemp)Dies at 59Sunday, February 18, 02:21:41pm1
Healthwatch: Former First Lady Rosalynn CarterHospitalized After Surgery on Small IntestineSunday, February 18, 01:36:20pm3
Didier Lockwood, Jazz violinistDead at 62Sunday, February 18, 12:48:23pm2
  • "The Kid" -- Didier Lockwood, Sunday, February 18, 12:48:23pm
Lassie Lou Ahern, Child Actress of the 1920sDies at 97Sunday, February 18, 11:13:26am16
Archive: Mindy McCready, Feb. 17, 2013Country singerSaturday, February 17, 03:13:15pm2
Archive: Ray Barretto, Feb. 17, 2006MusicianSaturday, February 17, 01:41:45pm2
  • "El Watusi" -- Ray Baretto, Saturday, February 17, 01:41:45pm
Wisconsin Golf Legend, Tommy VeechDies at 88Saturday, February 17, 01:34:56pm1
Archive: McLean Stevenson, Feb. 15, 1996Played Col. Blake on "MASH"Saturday, February 17, 12:20:23pm2
Man who accused Seattle Mayor of sexual abuse found dead in motelAuburn, Wash.Saturday, February 17, 11:47:51am1
Pat O’Haire, Longtime NY Daily News theater reporter, inspiration for a character in the “Brenda Starr” comic stripDead at 91Saturday, February 17, 11:36:19am1
Actor Richard GloverDies at 64Saturday, February 17, 07:48:17am2
  • IMDb -- -, Saturday, February 17, 07:48:17am
Tina Louise Bomberry, indigenous Canadian actressDies at 52Friday, February 16, 10:09:15pm5
Morgan Tsvangirai, Zimbabwean politician and opposition leader, prime minister (2009-2013)Dead at 65Friday, February 16, 10:01:54pm2
Healthwatch: CHRON....Spinal surgery. Thoughrs & prayers for speedy/healthy rehab!? I'll be a lil loopy as moderator (for some opinions -nothing new) in next few days. So, I ask for patience ~Thank you. theChroniclerFriday, February 16, 09:58:39pm19
Patricia Frustaci, California woman who gave birth to America's first septupletsDies at 63Friday, February 16, 06:46:48pm1
Greg Smyth, former NHL playerDies at 51Friday, February 16, 06:19:53pm1
Feb.16th~Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarian Christine Hoscheid, Actress Penny Gill is 100, Author Natalia Rolleczek is 99, Rose Breeder David Austin is 91, Production Desif\gner Laszlo Duba is 90, Businessman Edzard Reuter is 90, Actress Eva Ingeborg Schultz is 90 Socialite Contessa Cristiana Brandolini turns 90. (NT)jlpFriday, February 16, 05:19:03pm6
Archive: Tony Sheridan, Feb. 16, 2013SingerFriday, February 16, 04:27:37pm2
  • "My Bonnie" -- Tony Sheridan & The Beat Brothers (aka, Beatles), Friday, February 16, 04:27:37pm
Archive; Roger Bowen, Feb. 16, 1996Played Col. Blake in "MASH" (film)Friday, February 16, 04:22:15pm1
Today would have been our Micki's 62nd birthdayRussFriday, February 16, 03:32:07pm5
Leo Cahill american-canadian football coach (Toronto Argonauts)Dead at 89Friday, February 16, 01:09:14pm1
Healthwatch: Ex- US Sen. Al FrankenRushed to hospitalFriday, February 16, 01:04:57pm1
Sue Barton, Publicist worked for director Robert Altman and appeared in the film "Nashville"Dead at 79Friday, February 16, 11:33:20am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Friday, February 16, 11:33:20am
Margot Schlesinger, one of the few remaining Holocaust survivors on Schindler's listDies at 99Friday, February 16, 08:16:44am2
Feb.15th~Happy Birthday! Actress Claire Bloom (87) Actress Sherry Jackson (76) Actress Jane Seymour (67) Film Nerd Colt (36) (NT)ColtThursday, February 15, 07:45:18pm9
Jack Hynes, the "dean" of Boston TV newsDies at 88Thursday, February 15, 06:51:32pm2
High school shooting in Parkland Florida: 17 dead:(Thursday, February 15, 05:25:15pm4
Edward M. Abroms, American film editor, (Blue Thunder, The Sugarland Express, Street Fighter) (NT)Dead at 82Thursday, February 15, 04:31:00pm3
Donald Carter, Dallas Mavericks' co-founder and first majority ownerDead at 84Thursday, February 15, 01:34:07pm1
Dennis Stuart Murphy, Producer on 'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' and 'The Bridge,'Dead at 72Thursday, February 15, 11:47:28am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Thursday, February 15, 11:47:28am
Lerone Bennett, Historian, biographerDead at 89Thursday, February 15, 11:45:58am1
Victor Milán, aka Robert Baron, Sci- Fi- Fantasy authorDead at 63Thursday, February 15, 11:44:30am1
Today's photo: Allan Arbus (NT)Best known as MASH's Dr. Sidney FriedmanThursday, February 15, 11:36:58am2
Lt. Jim Downing, second oldest Pearl Harbor survivorDies at 104Wednesday, February 14, 05:54:06pm2
Vic Damone has diedHe was 89Wednesday, February 14, 05:48:55pm15
Tito Francona, former Major League Baseball player and father of Terry FranconaDies at 84Wednesday, February 14, 05:24:06pm3
Feb.14th~Happy 99th Birthday! Author Miroslav Zikmund, Conductor Albert J. McNeil is 98, Educator Frank A. Demarco is 97, Politician Ingi Tryggvason is 97, Politician Hazel McCallion is 97, Activist Ovidiu Creanga is 97, Journalist Hugh Downs is 97, Sculptor John Henry Waddell is 97, (NT)jlpWednesday, February 14, 04:02:11pm7
Klaasje van der Wal, Bassist for Shocking BlueDead at 69Wednesday, February 14, 12:12:50pm4
Ruud Lubbers, the Netherlands' longest-serving Prime MinisterDead at 78Wednesday, February 14, 11:46:21am2
Ben Agajanian, Football player (Eagles, Steelers, Giants, Packers, more)Dead at 98Wednesday, February 14, 11:43:07am1
Scott Boyer, musicianDead at 70Wednesday, February 14, 11:22:07am2
Golfer Bill Haas and actor Luke Wilson injured in a 2-vehicle Ferrari crash that killed onelate last night, in Los Angeles. ...CNNWednesday, February 14, 07:28:44am1
Nini Theilade, Danish ballet dancer and choreographerDies at 102Wednesday, February 14, 04:10:46am7
Prince Henrik of Denmark dies. Refuses to be buried next to his Queen wife after fight with her over his royal title.He was 83Wednesday, February 14, 03:33:02am6
ARCHIVE: February 12, 2014 ~Famed comic actor Sid Caesar, best known for two pioneering 1950s live television series: Your Show of Shows, which was a 90-minute weekly show watched by 60 million people, and its successor, Caesar's Hour, both of which influenced later generations of comedians, dies at 91. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, February 14, 03:23:11am3
Feb.13th~Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarian Thelma McLeod, Journalist Ruth Geede is 102, Singer Rene Doria is 97, Test Pilot Chuck Yeager is 95, Composer Gerald Fried turns 90. (NT)jlpTuesday, February 13, 08:34:50pm9
Archive: Dale Hawkins, Feb. 13, 2010Singer- songwriterTuesday, February 13, 04:38:40pm3
  • "Susie Q" -- Dale Hawkins, Tuesday, February 13, 04:37:48pm
    • "La-Do-Dada" -- Dale Hawkins, Tuesday, February 13, 04:38:40pm
Healthwatch: Judas Priest guitarist Glenn TiptonParkinson’s diseaseTuesday, February 13, 04:33:10pm1
Tom Rapp, Pearls before SwineDead at 70Tuesday, February 13, 11:47:37am2
German Movie & Television actress Marie Gruber has died, she was 62BettyTuesday, February 13, 10:31:18am2
  • PHOTO ... -- Ruhe in Frieden, Tuesday, February 13, 10:31:18am
ARCHIVE: February 6, 1976 ~Noted Jazz musician/composer Vince Guaraldi, best remembered by most for his association with Charles Schultz's "Peanuts" television specials, and its memorable Jazz-infused music, co-writing the classic "Christmastime Is Here". He was 47. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, February 13, 10:27:39am3
Archive: Reg Presley, Feb. 3, 2013Lead singer of the TroggsTuesday, February 13, 09:26:04am4
Bill Crider, American author and crime novelistDies at 76Tuesday, February 13, 04:53:20am1
Archive: Bill Haley, Feb. 9, 1981MusicianMonday, February 12, 09:18:54pm4
ARCHIVE: February 12, 2011 ~Betty Garrett, actress, comedian, singer and dancer who originally performed on Broadway before being signed to a film contract with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, who went on to enjoy second wave on TV in the 1970s/80s, dies at 91. ...Bio & PHOTOMonday, February 12, 07:01:49pm2
Ron Scott, longtime Hollywood publicist for Mindy Cohn, John Stamos, David Hasselhoff, Tyler Henry, Jeanne Cooper, Joan Collins, Jason BatemanDies at 74Monday, February 12, 06:06:39pm1
Archive: Charles M. Schulz, Feb. 12, 2000Created the greatest comic strip of all timeMonday, February 12, 05:13:00pm3
Archive: Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Feb. 12, 2000Rock's Wild ManMonday, February 12, 05:11:15pm3
Archive - Actor Ron Foster (85)Died Feb 26, 2015, but don't recall seeing it here and Rocket hasn't added it to his Boot Hill site.Monday, February 12, 04:26:20pm2
Jon D. Fox (R) U.S Representative from Pennsylvania 1995-1999Dies at 70Monday, February 12, 04:22:39pm2
Archive: Sal Mineo, Feb. 12, 1976ActorMonday, February 12, 02:05:10pm2
OT: Vanessa Trump taken to hospital as precaution after white powder sent to her homeThe substance was deemed to be non-hazardousMonday, February 12, 01:54:08pm1
Jeff Bell, Republican Presidential speechwriter and former candidate for U.S. Senate from New JerseyDies at 74Monday, February 12, 01:49:09pm3
Archive: Grant Wood, Feb. 12, 1942PainterMonday, February 12, 01:46:22pm2
Feb, 12th~Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarian Kameo Oya, Psychologist Olivia Hooker is 103, Guitarist Bill Pittman is 98, Actress Betty Jaynes is 97, Director Franco Zeffirelli is 95, Writer Charles Van Doren is 92, Actor Heinz Baumann is 90. (NT)jlpMonday, February 12, 12:58:26pm5
British Actor Kenneth HaighDies at 86Monday, February 12, 12:50:40pm8
Daryle Singletary, country music singer with several Top 40 hits dies unexpectedlyHe was 46Monday, February 12, 11:52:49am3
Archive: February 12, 1993 ~Jamie Bulger: two year old toddler murdered 25 years ago today. ...SherlockMonday, February 12, 11:49:03am2
Actor Donnelly Rhodes (Battlestar Galactica, Soap)Dead at 80Monday, February 12, 11:46:37am15
Jan Maxwell, five time Tony Award nominated actressDies at 61Sunday, February 11, 10:19:05pm7
Archive: William Conrad, Feb. 11, 1994Hefty actorSunday, February 11, 10:14:58pm8
Accused Killer: Teen Posted a Craiglist Ad Asking to Be MurderedColoradoSunday, February 11, 06:37:35pm2
ARCHIVE: February 10, 2008 ~Roy Scheider, who gained fame for his leading and supporting roles in several iconic films from the 1970s, like "The Seven-ups", "The Marathon Man", Jaws", "The French Connection" and "All That Jazz" (latter 2 earned Oscar nods) , a lifelong smoker, dies after long battle with cancer, at 75. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, February 11, 06:01:34pm10
Feb. 11th~Happy114th Birthday! Supercentenarian Lucille Randon, Supercentenarian Rosalie Esposito is 111. Actress Lynne Berkeley is 100. Pianist Elenora Eksanishvili is 99, Author George Mandel is 98, Designer Judith Leiber is 97, Poet Jehan Despert is 97, Sociologist Pablo Gonzalez Casanova is 96, (NT)jlpSunday, February 11, 04:58:17pm12
ARCHIVE: February 11, 1994 ~Sorrell Booke, solid character actor in drama and comedy alike, but whose talents culminated toward the end of his life in his best remembered role, as the bafoonish 'Mayor Boss Hogg' in TV's "The Dukes of Hazard", dies after battle with cancer, at only 64. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, February 11, 04:19:42pm5
Healthwatch: Bounty hunter Leonard PadillaSuffered a debilitating strokeSunday, February 11, 01:34:54pm1
Alia Mae Hilton, American blues singer and guitaristDies at 86Sunday, February 11, 01:15:56pm1
❗Flu Casualties up to 53. (NT)Get vaccinated.Sunday, February 11, 10:51:32am12
Actress Nina DovaDies at 97Sunday, February 11, 07:40:58am2
Healthwatch: Sally Kirkland injured in fall at radio station. Requires surgery..Saturday, February 10, 09:16:18pm8
Chris Cattrall, Brother of actress Kim Cattrall, found deadHe was 55Saturday, February 10, 05:48:52pm2
Actor John Gavin (Psycho, Imitation of Life) ...Dead at 86.Saturday, February 10, 03:56:07pm21
Wally Moon, Baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals, Los Angeles Dodgers)Dead at 87Saturday, February 10, 12:55:01pm3
ARCHIVE: February 10, 1912 ~Today, we recognize Sir Joseph Lister, the noted British surgeon and a pioneer of antiseptics, and promoted the idea of sterile surgery, successfully introduced carbolic acid (phenol) to sterilise surgical instruments and to clean wounds, dies at 84. ...BioSaturday, February 10, 12:28:21pm1
Feb.10th~Happy 100th Birthday! Olympic Athlete Gretchen Hehenberger, Actress Kyoko Szumura is 100, Architect William Merriweather Pena is 99, Artist Sally Pierone is 97, Actor Janoslav Mikulin is 97, Baseball's Randy Jackson is 92, Singer Leontyne Price is 91,\ (NT)jlpSaturday, February 10, 11:45:53am5
Johann Johannsson, two time Academy Award nominated Icelandic composerDies at 48Saturday, February 10, 11:26:14am3
Kuni Onose, validated Japanese supercentenarianDies at 113Saturday, February 10, 10:44:39am1
Dorothy Helen West, American SupercentenarianDies at 110Saturday, February 10, 10:38:05am1
Healthwatch: 60's NY Met Buddy HarrelsonAlzheimer’sSaturday, February 10, 06:35:46am2
Gospel singer Jim Hill has diedBettySaturday, February 10, 04:59:16am1
Reg Cathey, Emmy winning actor for "House of Cards."Dies at 59Saturday, February 10, 02:08:23am5
Actress Lyla Hay OwenDies at 84Friday, February 09, 04:58:53pm2
Feb.9th~Happy 101st Birthday! Diplomat John Banks Elliott, Former 1st Lady of Malta Maria Wirth Tabone is 98, Comedian Woody Woodbury is 98 Actor Hans Waldherr is 97, Actor Frantisek Kropacek is 97, Actor Dick Balduzzi is 90, (NT)jlpFriday, February 09, 04:28:55pm10
OT: New revelations now public that the late famed actor Marlon Brando had brief affairs with comic Richard Pryor, writer James Baldwin, even Marvin Gaye! Quincy Jones, Pryor's widow, and others confirm accounts. ...New Quincy Jones interview tells all.Friday, February 09, 03:25:33pm6
Craig MacGregor, Bassist for FoghatDead at 68Friday, February 09, 01:07:51pm3
ARCHIVE: February 9, 2003 ~Now forgotten Olympiad and Czech-born Hollywood actress Vera Ralston, who during the 1936 Berlin Olympic skating competition, was asked by Hitler if she'd "skate for the swastika"? She replied, "I'd rather skate ON the swastika", pissing off the Führer! She dies at 83. ...Her brief life in the spotlight, would make a great biopic!Friday, February 09, 12:08:14pm5
Lovebug Starski, Rapper, DJ, coined the term "Hip Hop"Dead at 57Friday, February 09, 11:31:12am1
Algia Mae Hinton, Blues musicianShe was 88Friday, February 09, 11:22:10am2
David Kernell, university student who hacked Sarah Palin in 2008Dies at 30Friday, February 09, 11:18:28am2
Feb 8th~Happy 98th Birthday! Businessman Tony Murray, Politician Nethmije Hoyha is 97, Philosopher Hans Albert is 97, Actor Joe Turner is 97, Baseball's Betsy Jochum is 97, Poet Lisel Mueller is94, Politician Khamtai Siphandon is 94, (NT)jlpFriday, February 09, 09:47:53am16
Olivia Burt, competitive sailorKilled aged 20Friday, February 09, 09:15:31am1
Geraldine Stephenson, dancer and choreographerDead at 93Friday, February 09, 06:07:58am1
OT: Paul Simon latest musician to retire from touringJoins Neil Diamond & Elton JohnThursday, February 08, 08:22:25pm9
Jarrod Bannister, Australian javelin throwerHe was 33Thursday, February 08, 07:14:40pm1
Pat Torpey, Drummer and founding member of Mr. BigDead at 64Thursday, February 08, 05:21:35pm2
Emma Primas, Texas supercentenarian, met Pres. Obama in 2015Dead at 112Thursday, February 08, 05:21:23pm2
Leon Ndugu Chancler, Drummer-heard on Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean"Dead at 65Thursday, February 08, 05:18:25pm2
  • "Billie Jean" -- Michael Jackson, Thursday, February 08, 05:18:25pm
Jill Messick former Producer and executive at Paramount Pictures dead by suicide at 50.Deadline.comThursday, February 08, 05:16:08pm3
Ruth Elma Cummings, Mother of Rep. Elijah CummingsDead at 91Thursday, February 08, 05:10:37pm1
Healthwatch: Actor and Musician Mickey Jones near death according to Facebook posts from his son Rick and film producer Nick Plantico (NT)I am unable to post links to the messages.. If anyone is able I would appreciate it.Thursday, February 08, 03:10:49pm17
ARCHIVE: February 8, 2011 ~R&B singer Marvin Sease, who started as a gospel artist, joining a gospel group called the Five Gospel Crowns, but found huge following for his very secular sex-charged Soul sensation song, "Candy Licker", along with X-rated lyrics, dies a week before 65th birthday. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, February 08, 02:04:05pm1
ARCHIVE: February 8, 1987 ~Harriet MacGibbon, veteran stage, film, TV actress, rivaling contemporaries like Norma Varden and Eleanor Audley, and best known as the insufferably snobbish, "blue-blooded Bostonian" 'Mrs. Margaret Drysdale' on TV's "Beverly Hillbillies", dies at 81. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, February 08, 12:44:39pm2
Archive: Del Shannon, Feb. 8, 1990Singer- songwriterThursday, February 08, 12:29:07pm3
ARCHIVE: Febraury 8, 1985 ~Marvin Miller, veteran actor and voice talent, best remembered for voicing Robby the Robot in the 1956 sci-film "Forbidden Planet", and as Paul Frees' generous millionaire J. B. Tipton, Jr., on TV's "The Millionaire", dies at 71. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, February 08, 12:02:02pm1
R.J. Adelman, Son of former NBA coach Rick Adelman -- & an assistant NBA coach, dies after being hit by a carHe was 44Thursday, February 08, 11:58:21am1
Where are this week and last week's entries??? Everything OK?Steven GordonThursday, February 08, 11:43:18am4
ARCHIVE: February 8, 1918 ~In tribute to Freddie Blassie’s 100th BD! ...WWEThursday, February 08, 10:30:07am2
John Perry Barlow, Grateful Dead lyricist and Internet activistDies at 70Thursday, February 08, 07:24:02am3
ARCHIVE: February 6, 1960 ~Talented R&B singer/songwriter Jesse Belvin, who shot to success with his smooth stylings rivaling Sam Cooke in his day, was killed in car accident along with his wife, after a racially-charged Arkansas interracial concert. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, February 08, 12:05:14am1
ARCHIVE: February 7, 1999 ~Bobby Troup, actor, jazz pianist, singer and songwriter, best known for writing the popular standard "(Get Your Kicks On) Route 66", dies at 80. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, February 07, 06:15:47pm4
ARCHIVE: February 7, 1968 - Hollywood's "Rebel" Nick Adams died 50 years ago today at age 36.Starred in two TV series and was nominated for an OscarWednesday, February 07, 05:02:52pm1
ADMIN NOTE: Apologies to inadvertantly deleting tribute to late actor Nick Adams. It was an error, so please repost if you like. (NT) theChroniclerWednesday, February 07, 04:57:04pm1
Feb.7th~Happy 106th Birthday! Roberta McCain, Activist Maria Mirecka-Lory's is 102, Sculptor Jacqueline Diffring is 98, Historian Jean Richard is 97, Swimmer Trude Malcorps is 97, (NT)jlpWednesday, February 07, 04:19:09pm7
Vicki Joyce, Big Band SingerDead at 102Wednesday, February 07, 03:06:59pm3
Actress Rita O'ConnorDies at 72Wednesday, February 07, 02:09:09pm4
OT: Predictions for Super Bowl LII? (maybe it should be called the FLUper Bowl)Chron, if you feel not appropriate, please delete, I won't feel be hurtWednesday, February 07, 02:04:22pm15
James Skaggs, Actor, stuntmanDead at 86Wednesday, February 07, 01:18:45pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Wednesday, February 07, 01:18:45pm
Muhiyidin Elamin Moye, Black Lives Matter activist who snatched Confederate flag from protester on live TVFatally shot in LouisianaWednesday, February 07, 11:54:55am1
Archive: King George VI, Feb. 6, 1952King of the British Commonwealth from 1936- 1952Wednesday, February 07, 11:42:29am2
Archive: Carl Wilson, Feb. 6, 1998Beach BoyWednesday, February 07, 11:35:18am4
Healthwatch: "Son of Sam" killer David BerkowitzReported to be "on his deathbed" (we can only hope)Wednesday, February 07, 05:07:38am12
Feb.6th~Happy 101st Birthday! Engineer Arnold Spielberg, Mobster John Franzcse is 101, Physicist Gordon Van Wylen is 98, Actress Anna Takacs is 97, Writer Denis Norden is 96, \ (NT)jlpWednesday, February 07, 04:41:21am9
Grant Fell, former Headless Chickens musicianDead from cancer at 56Wednesday, February 07, 01:45:35am1
Reuben Armstrong, Drummer with Frankie and the SpinnersDead at 66Tuesday, February 06, 07:47:02pm4
Archive: Falco, Feb. 6, 1998SingerTuesday, February 06, 04:58:27pm4
ARCHIVE: February 6, 1918 ~It was 100 years ago we lost iconic eccentric Austrian painter of his time Gustav Klimt, whose vibrant masterpiece, "The Kiss" has been replicated and celebated for a century. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, February 06, 01:12:22pm1
'Dancing with the Stars' tour bus involved in massive pileup that killed 1 driverAmes, IowaTuesday, February 06, 12:02:09pm1
Jeremy Nunley, Football player (Houston Oilers, Carolina Panthers)Dead at 46Tuesday, February 06, 11:53:17am1
Joe Knollenberg, Ex- Congressman from MichiganDead at 84Tuesday, February 06, 11:51:30am2
Roy Dietzel, american baseball player (Washington Senators)Dies at 87Tuesday, February 06, 11:47:31am2
  • Pic -- Link, Tuesday, February 06, 11:47:31am
John Mahoney dies at 77Hollywood ReporterTuesday, February 06, 11:45:45am9
ARCHIVE: January 26, 2016 ~Character actor Abe Vigoda, best known as ill-fated 'Tessio' in 1972 classic film, "The Godfather", and memorable comic role as 'Det. Phil Fish' on TV's "Barney Miller, succumbed to old age, when he died in his sleep at age 94. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, February 06, 11:09:09am13
Porn star Jerry Butler dies, was married to "Addams Family" actress Lisa LoringDead at 58Tuesday, February 06, 07:41:35am11
Bob Morrow, canadian politician, mayor of Hamilton, Ontario, (1982-2000)Dead at 71Monday, February 05, 08:42:26pm1
Feb.5th~Happy 111th Birthday! Supercentenarian Sumie Yabune, Primatologist Milton Thiago de Mello is 102, Psychologist Melvin Seeman is 100, Geologist Dirk de Waard is 99, Scientist Lise Thiry is 97, Fencing Coach Zbigniew Czajkowski is 97, (NT)jlpMonday, February 05, 06:39:41pm10
Dorothy Malone, Academy Award winnerDies at 92Monday, February 05, 04:31:20pm48
Archive: Doug McClure, Feb. 5, 1995Cowboy actorMonday, February 05, 02:00:32pm1
Archive: Frank (Killer Joe) Piro, Feb. 5, 1989DancerMonday, February 05, 01:57:31pm2
  • "Killer Joe" -- The Rocky Fellers, Monday, February 05, 01:57:31pm
Laurin Pepper, american baseball player (Pittsburgh Pirates)Dead at 88Monday, February 05, 01:26:33pm1
Jim Stillwater Ohio State great and fist Lomardi Award winner dead.Columbus DispatchMonday, February 05, 01:21:49pm2
Today's photo: Ida Lupino, Actress/Director (NT)She testified at Thelma Todd's inquestMonday, February 05, 01:23:32am6
A New 48 Hours on Saturday now claiming that Robert Wagner is a "person of interest" in Natalie Wood's death.SharonSunday, February 04, 09:42:09pm16
Dr. Isadore RosenfeldDies at 91Sunday, February 04, 05:57:09pm5
Television producer James Rich Jr.Dies at 70Sunday, February 04, 01:56:56pm2
  • IMDb -- -, Sunday, February 04, 01:56:56pm
Mary Carlisle is 104 tomorrowIncredible!Sunday, February 04, 01:54:31pm11
ARCHIVE: February 4, 1959 ~UK-born Hollywood actress Una O'Connor, always best known as the domestic in the stately manor, ready to squawk and crow in hysteria, enjoyed decades of screen roles from 1930s through the 1950s, dies at 78. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, February 04, 01:32:15pm1
Dr. Amber McWilliams, New Zealand actress who starred in the "New Adventures of Black Beauty."Dies at 42Sunday, February 04, 01:28:28pm1
Ndugu Chancler, drummer on Michael Jackson's "Billie Jean."Dies at 65Sunday, February 04, 01:19:20pm1
Edwin Jackson, Colts football player killed by drunk driverHe was 26Sunday, February 04, 01:13:59pm1
Healthwatch: Pat Robertson suffers stroke, expected to recoverSend in your donations and Pat will feel betterSunday, February 04, 12:15:42pm3
Feb.4th~Happy 99th Birthday! Pilot Bomber Jo Lancaster, Actor Raymond Baillet is 99, Linguist Gilbert Lazard is 98, Businessman Basant Kumar Birla is 97, Actor Jacques Brunet is 97, Politician Belisario Betancur is 95, Producer Arthur Cohn is 91, Actor David Ketchum turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, February 04, 11:45:44am5
ARCHIVE: February 3, 1989 ~Actor/Director John Cassavettes, pioneer of American independent film, pioneered the use of improvisation and realistic cinéma vérité style, and an actor of note in films like "The Dirty Dozen", "Rosemary's Baby", and "Tempest", dies of the drink at 59. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, February 04, 11:29:21am3
ARCHIVE: February 4, 1983 ~It was 35 years ago we lost one of America's most beloved singers, Karen Carpenter who solo or along with her brother Richard, earned 7 Grammy Awards, taking home 3 trophies, dies after years of eating disorder, at 32. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, February 04, 11:10:06am2
Archive: Al Lewis, Feb. 3, 2006"Grandpa Munster"Saturday, February 03, 08:53:58pm4
Healthwatch: The singer known as "Pink"She has the fluSaturday, February 03, 05:24:29pm2
Dahaud Sharr, Was drummer for Van Morrison, SNL bandHas diedSaturday, February 03, 04:47:21pm1
Feb.3rd~Happy 106th/104th Birthday! Actress Mary Carlisle,Poet Martin Greenberg is 100, Poet John Millett is 97, Scientist George E. Felton is 97, Stuntman John Taylor is 97, Actor Kenneth Anger is 91, Writer Milo Milani turns 90. (NT)jlpSaturday, February 03, 04:43:21pm12
ARCHIVE: February 1, 1966 ~Buster Keaton, famed comic actor, comedian, film director, producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer, best known for his silent films, considered in the Top 3 of his era, diesBio & PHOTOSaturday, February 03, 04:26:32pm15
Archive: Lana Clarkson, Feb. 3, 2003Actress murdered by Phil SpectorSaturday, February 03, 02:54:48pm2
Archive: Joe Meek, Feb. 3, 1967Music producerSaturday, February 03, 02:50:48pm3
Director R. Robert RosenbaumDies at 89Saturday, February 03, 02:49:06pm5
ARCHIVE: February 3, 1959 ~The Day The Music Died; budding musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J. P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson killed in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa, together w/pilot Roger Peterson, killed in a snowy Iowa field. ...BackstorySaturday, February 03, 01:18:32pm6
Healthwatch: Lady GagaCancels 10 concerts, suffering from 'severe pain'Saturday, February 03, 12:38:32pm1
Former Fox News Eric Bolling opens up about son's deathHappened just hours after he was fired from FoxSaturday, February 03, 07:55:48am1
Stan Lee rushed to hospitalTOBYSaturday, February 03, 03:45:21am5
Feb.2nd~Happy 101st Birthday! Politician Do Muoi, Arthur Karl Dunz is 101, Equestrian John Russell is 98, Dancer Yuriko i 98, Businesman Neil Davey is 97, Politician Vaiery Giscard d' Estaing is 92, Actor Sebastian Fischer is 90, Actor David Scott turns 90. (NT)jlpFriday, February 02, 09:20:12pm7
Archive: Boris Karloff, Feb. 2, 1969Horror actorFriday, February 02, 07:18:14pm2
Raymond Wallace Shuman, served the 18th longest U.S. prison sentence at nearly 60 yearsDies at 83Friday, February 02, 06:56:02pm2
Donald Savastano, Dies 3 weeks after winning $1,000,000 lotteryHe was 51Friday, February 02, 06:38:05pm12
Cliff Bourland, America's oldest living Olympic gold medalistDies at 97Friday, February 02, 05:37:29pm1
Dennis Edwards, a former lead singer of The TemptationsDies at 75Friday, February 02, 04:04:21pm7
ARCHIVE: February 2, 2014 ~Actor/director/producer Philip Seymour Hoffman, whose FOUR Academy nominations, finally earned him an Oscar for 'Best Actor' for 2006's "CAPOTE", as well as a BAFTA and Golden Globe, was found dead discovered with a syringe in his arm, ODd after years of herion abuse, at age 46. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, February 02, 03:46:51pm2
Siister of CNN journalist Don Lemon dies in accidental drowningShe was 58Friday, February 02, 02:56:52pm2
Jon Huntsman Sr., billionaire businessman and philanthropist. Father of onetime U.S. Presidential candidateDies at 80Friday, February 02, 02:21:58pm1
Linda Carlson, Oscar nominated producerDied Jan. 27thFriday, February 02, 12:38:10pm1
ARCHIVE: February 2, 1946 ~Actor Rondo Hatton, whose facial disfigurement due to acromegaly (disorder of pituitary gland), made him popular in casting as (usually) silent thugs in his brief 1930/40s B-film career, before his early death from the illness at 52. Becoming reluctant ghoul icon years after his death. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, February 02, 12:17:45pm2
David Sherwin, Screenwriter ("If', "O Lucky Man")Dead at 75Friday, February 02, 12:09:29pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Friday, February 02, 12:09:29pm
Larry Coen, Actor, director and playwrightDead at 59Friday, February 02, 12:06:38pm1
John Battaglia, Executed for killing his 2 daughters in 2001TexasFriday, February 02, 12:04:48pm1
Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, Fidel Castro's SonCommits Suicide at 68Friday, February 02, 12:01:32pm2
Ann Gillis, known for "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" (1938)Dies at 90Friday, February 02, 10:33:06am15
ARCHIVE: February 2, 1918 ~It was a century ago, the world lost former AND the first heavyweight champion of gloved boxing, John L. Sullivan, who died alcoholic, punch-drunk, bloated with weight, and penniless at 59. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, February 02, 01:57:43am1
"Glee" Actor Mark SallingCommits Suicide at 35Friday, February 02, 12:45:25am13
Actor Louis Zorich and Husband of Olympia DukakisDies At 93 - Posted On His Son's Facebook PageThursday, February 01, 11:25:14pm9
Feb.1~Happy 113th Birthday! Supercentenarian Shigeyo Nakach, Politician Liu Jie is 103, Avaitor Makoto Ogawa is 101, Conductor Ed Simons is 100, Olympic Athlete Maurice Tabet is 99, Artist Badri Lal Chitrakar is 98, Musician Mihaly Tabanyi is 97, Actress Nancy Gates is 92, Actress Cecile Rogers is 90, Actor Stuart Whitman turns 90. (NT)jlpThursday, February 01, 05:23:48pm14
Archive: Heather O'Rourke, Feb. 1, 1988Child actressThursday, February 01, 05:18:02pm3
Francis ‘Jeep’ Sanza, Gen. Patton’s driver in World War II,Dead at 99Thursday, February 01, 04:00:25pm1
ARCHIVE: January 28, 1977 ~Veteran character actor Burt Mustin, who began his screen career at age 67, appearing in over 150 film/TV productions, until the last weeks to his death, just 2 weeks before his 93rd birthday. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, February 01, 02:42:14pm2
Nicholas von Hoffman, Provocative Journalist and AuthorDead at 88Thursday, February 01, 11:34:31am2
ARCHIVE: January 31. 1957 ~It was 61 years ago, over a schoolyard of 200+ kids, two aircraft collided midair, raining firey debris on the schoolyard below killing the planes' occupants and 5 children on the ground. One plane co-piloted by bit actor Archie Twitchell. ...BackstoryThursday, February 01, 10:49:29am3
TV HEADS UP: Sat. Jan. 27 ~ANTENNA-TV Channel will twice air 1974 Johnny Carson Tonight Show interview with veteran character Burt Mustin! ...My area is at 8:30om...but check your local listing!Thursday, February 01, 03:46:27am9
Voice Actor Douglas YoungDies at 98Thursday, February 01, 03:44:21am5
Rick McKay, Documentary filmmaker ("Broadway, the Golden Age")Dead at 62Wednesday, January 31, 09:14:59pm10
Ex-NBA player Rasual Butler and his wife killed in car crashHe was 38Wednesday, January 31, 08:22:03pm6
Dan Alon, Olympic fencer, survivor of 1972 Munich massacreHe was 72Wednesday, January 31, 07:21:10pm1
Jan.31~Happy 112th Birthday! Supercentenarian Guerina Amedei, Actress Jean Sennett is 100, Adminstrator Anthony Lazzaro is 97, Engineer Arthur Goddard is 97, Actress Loi Kimbrell is 97, Actor Yuriy Larionov is 97, Actress Carol Channing is 97, Historian John Lukacs turns 94. (NT)jlpWednesday, January 31, 07:09:11pm10
Francisco Nunez Olivera, world's oldest manDead at 113Wednesday, January 31, 06:50:36pm8
Oscar Gamble, baseball player known for big hair, lefty powerDies at 68Wednesday, January 31, 06:20:31pm3
ARCHIVE: January 28, 1973 ~Austria-born Hollywood actor John Banner, best remembered as 'Sgt. Schultz' on TV's "HOGAN'S HEROES", and whose catchphrase, "I see nothing! I hear nothing! I know nothing!", made him a favorite with fans, dies on his 63rd birthday. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, January 31, 04:05:45pm4
ARCHIVE: January 31, 2006 ~Paul Regina, actor perhaps best known for his portrayal of Cliff Waters in the TV series "Brothers", along with numerous supporting roles, dies of cancer at 49. ...Bio & PHOTOWednesday, January 31, 04:00:19pm2
Imad al-Alami, Co- founder of Hamas, dies after accidentally shooting himself in the faceHe was 62Wednesday, January 31, 03:31:34pm2
  • D'oh!! (NT) -- H. Simpson, Wednesday, January 31, 03:31:34pm
OT: Here is GRAMMYS 'In Memoriam' list/segment presented at last night's 60th Grammys Award ceremony, last night. ...VIDEO listWednesday, January 31, 11:42:37am20
Bryanna Jackson-Frias, Step- sister of singer Jordin SparksDead at 16 (sickle cell anemia)Wednesday, January 31, 11:39:16am1
Train carrying GOP lawmakers hits truck, one (on the truck) deadCrozet, Va.Wednesday, January 31, 11:33:00am2
Jan.30~Happy 103rd Birthday! Rear Admiral Ed Keats, Historian Bazilije Pandzic is 100, Physician Pacifico Maarcos is 99, Director Michael Anderson is 98, Cameraman Geoff Mulligan is 90, Stage Producer Harold Prince turns 90. (NT)jlpWednesday, January 31, 07:21:23am10
Leonid Kadeniuk, Ukrainian Cosmonaut who flew on Space Shuttle ColumbiaDies at 67Wednesday, January 31, 06:46:59am1
Actor Don Sullivan (The Giant Gila Monster, Teenage Zombies)Dies at 80Tuesday, January 30, 09:13:01pm10
Cyrus Yavneh, Producer on '24,' 'Supernatural' and 'It's Pat: The Movie,'Dies at 76Tuesday, January 30, 08:42:00pm2
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ARCHIVE: January 30, 2013 ~Patty Andrews, Last surviving member of the wartime swing trio the Andrews Sisters, whose hits included Boogie Woogie Bugle, dies at 94. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, January 30, 08:34:44pm3
Janet Cantor Gari, last living child of Eddie CantorDer BingleTuesday, January 30, 05:30:37pm6
Clyde Scott, american football player, (Philadelphia Eagles, Detriot Lions,) and hurdlerb Olympic silver medalist (1948)Dead at 93Tuesday, January 30, 03:56:03pm1
ARCHIVE: January 30, 2011 ~John Barry, famed composer and conductor of film music, who scored 11 of the James Bond films, and who earned Academy Awards and four Grammy Awards, among other classic work, dies at 77. ...Bio & PHOTOTuesday, January 30, 01:19:04pm2
OT: Today, January 30, 2018, Jimmy Carter becomes the third longest-lived president in historyHe surpasses Ronald Reagan, who lived 34,088 days. Details inside...Tuesday, January 30, 12:04:51pm2
Ezra Swerdlow, Producer on 'The First Wives Club' and 'Zombieland,'Dies at 64Tuesday, January 30, 11:00:33am3
Jeff Hunter, longtime talent agent (Marlene Dietrich, Montgomery Clift, Morgan Freeman)Dies at 91Tuesday, January 30, 10:32:27am1
Actress Shirley StandleeDies at 90Tuesday, January 30, 10:24:25am6
Mark Salling, "Glee" alumni commits suicide while awaiting sentencing on child porn chargesDies at 35Tuesday, January 30, 10:19:46am2
Actress Kendall Carly BrowneDies at 99Tuesday, January 30, 09:05:56am8
Mort Walker, Cartoonist ("Beetle Bailey")Dead at 94Monday, January 29, 06:48:26pm6
Heinz Jakob 'Coco' Schumann, German jazz musician,Dead at 93Monday, January 29, 04:59:19pm1
ARCHIVE: January 29, 1977 ~Comic actor Freddie Prinze, stand-up comedian who shot to quick stardom as star of his own TV sitcom, "Chico and the Man", from September 1974, until his suicide at only 22. ...Bio & PHOTOMonday, January 29, 04:57:31pm2
Jerry Sneva, American Racing driverDies at 68Monday, January 29, 03:14:16pm1
OT: Actress Faye McKenzie turns 100 in a few weeks, she will be the FIRST actor/actress to still be alive a century (100 years)after her film debut which was in the silent film STATION CONTENT (1918) which starred Gloria Swanson. (NT)EDMonday, January 29, 01:25:01pm11
Raphael Cruz, actor and acrobat found dead in Paris hotel.Monday, January 29, 01:05:00pm1
Jan.29th~Happy 99th Birthday! Tennis/Soccer Coach Doyle Royal, Writer/Poet Balantrapu Rajanikanta Rao is 98, Historian A. Hunter Dupree is 97, Politician Mutafa Ben Halim is 97, Politician Anneliese Albrecht is 97, Editor Joe Mendoza is 97, Actress Anna Vankova is 97, Guitarist Franco Cerri is 92, Actor Peter Byrne is 90, Writer Hinrich Matthiessen turns 90. (NT)jlpMonday, January 29, 12:34:23pm3
The Fall singer Mark SmithDies at 60Monday, January 29, 07:00:28am6
Lin Bolen, First Female VP Of Programming At A NetworkDead at 76Sunday, January 28, 09:39:00pm4
John Conboy, TV producer ((Young/Restless; Capitol; Santa Barbara; Guiding Light )Has diedSunday, January 28, 08:05:29pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Sunday, January 28, 08:05:29pm
William Hughes, Trombonist with Count Basie OrchestraDead at 87Sunday, January 28, 08:02:23pm1
ARCHIVE: January 28, 1986 ~Space Shuttle Challenger, the second orbiter of NASA's space shuttle program, which launched and landed 9 times, before breaking apart 73-seconds into its 10th mission, on resulting in the death of all 7 crew members, including a civilian school teacher. ...BackstorySunday, January 28, 05:46:10pm1
John Morris, Academy Award nominated composer for "Blazing Saddles" and "The Elephant Man"Dies at 91Sunday, January 28, 04:20:02pm5
Archive: On Jan. 28, 2016, Paul Kantner & Signe Toly Anderson died. Both had been members of Jefferson Airplane.As far as I know, it's the only time 2 members of the same band died the same day ( that wasn't a plane crash or some other accident)Sunday, January 28, 02:44:21pm2
Actress Moya O'SullivanDies at 90Sunday, January 28, 02:34:02pm3
Jan.28th~Happy 107th Birthday! Politician Johan van Hulst ,Entomologist Tom Browning is 98, Ampelographer Pierre Galet is 97,Writer Olga Cossi is 97, Politician Anna Demuth is 97, Cinematographer Bob Sentroul is 97, WW2 Figure Harry Ettlinger is 92, Scenographer Raul Ramirez turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, January 28, 01:07:40pm5
Buzz Clifford, SingerDead at 75Sunday, January 28, 01:02:10pm7
ARCHIVE: January 27, 1910 ~Thomas Crapper, plumber who founded Thomas Crapper & Co in London, owned the world's first bath, sink showroom, and toilet, dies at 73. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, January 28, 11:45:58am2
Ingvar Kamprad, founder of IKEAHe was 91Sunday, January 28, 10:37:25am3
Tom Netherton, singer on Lawrence Welk ShowDies at 70Saturday, January 27, 03:55:29pm5
Jan.27th~Happy 100th Birthday! Cinematographer Oleg Grigor, Composer Vicente Branchi is 98, Author Bruce Copp is 98, WW2 Figure Raymond E. Peet is 97, Writer Harry Allard is 90, Actor Michael Craig is 90, Actor Sava Damjanovic is 90, Politician Hans Modrow turns 90. (NT)jlpSaturday, January 27, 02:41:52pm6
Anyone hear anything about actress Olivia Cole passing away? Emmy winner for "Roots." (NT)Seeing lots of social media posts but no confirmation.Saturday, January 27, 02:07:06pm31
Robert Arthur, Man Behind the Music on 'The Ed Sullivan Show'Dead at 89Saturday, January 27, 11:51:25am1
Archive: Johnny Carson, Jan. 23, 2005Talk show hostSaturday, January 27, 11:34:29am5
Mary Niceswanger, American supercentenarianDies at 111Saturday, January 27, 10:57:58am1
Johnny Cowell, Canadian trumpeter and composerDies at 92Saturday, January 27, 08:09:52am1
Robert DowdellbecksySaturday, January 27, 07:20:24am8
Actor & Stuntman Louie EliasDies at 84Friday, January 26, 08:54:08pm10
Stacey Young, Ex- model, wife of singer Paul YoungDead at 52Friday, January 26, 08:53:15pm1
Floyd Miles, Blues musicianDead at 74Friday, January 26, 04:42:51pm2
Jan.26th~Happy 103rd Birthday! Geobotanist Zdzislawa Wojcik, Politician Hyun Soong-jong is 99, Cricketer Vasant Raiji is 98, Actress Elisabeth Kirkby is 97, Producer Howard P. Alston is 97, Guitarist Bob Bain turns 94. (NT)jlpFriday, January 26, 04:35:31pm9
Walter Skold, quirky founder of the Dead Poets Society of America drops dead of heart attack one month after ordering his tombstoneDies at 57Friday, January 26, 03:28:30pm2
Photo for Jan 26th, character actor Vito Scotti (NT)Born 100 years ago todayFriday, January 26, 03:12:23pm3
James Kauffman, Doctor accused of arranging the slaying of his radio host wife to keep her from exposing a drug distribution ring he was runningDies in prisonFriday, January 26, 02:32:14pm1
Tommy Banks, Canadian musician, politicianDead at 81Friday, January 26, 02:29:47pm2
Daniel T. Espy, Video operator for NBC-Universal, working on several talk showsKilled in car crash with wifeFriday, January 26, 02:25:22pm1
Paul Bocuse, French ChefDead at 91Friday, January 26, 02:15:10pm2
Archive: Character Actor Charles Lane born January 26, 1905You know the face...Friday, January 26, 12:27:52pm8
ARCHIVE: January 26, 1957 ~Actor William Eythe, though not a household name, landed a key role in his first film, 1943's "The Ox-Bow Incident", making a mark in other films through the 1940s, but personal issues killed his career by the 1950s, dying of hepatitis at 38. ...Bio & PHOTOFriday, January 26, 12:14:14pm3
Charlotte Patton, ActressDead at 70Friday, January 26, 11:58:49am2
  • Imdb -- Link, Friday, January 26, 11:58:49am
Gary Duncan, picture car coordinator in over 40 filmsDies at 64Friday, January 26, 11:50:19am3
Songwriter/Producer Janna Feliciano dies at 72Ex-wife of Jose FelicianoFriday, January 26, 11:47:51am2
Fashion Critic/Reporter Bernadine MorrisDies at 92Friday, January 26, 11:12:43am1
Elizabeth Hawley, Journalist and 'Sherlock Holmes' of Nepal's HimalayasDies at 94Friday, January 26, 07:19:48am1
TV Writer Robert EarllDies at 82Friday, January 26, 12:15:28am2
  • IMDb -- Link, Friday, January 26, 12:15:28am
Actress Jan EnglundDies at 91Thursday, January 25, 08:12:41pm4
Actress, singer, and songwriter Lari WhiteDies at 52Thursday, January 25, 07:14:50pm8
John Spellman, Governor of Washington from 1981 to 1985Dies at 91Thursday, January 25, 06:39:35pm4
Joel Freeman, Film producer ("Shaft", "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter")Dead at 95Thursday, January 25, 04:51:56pm2
Marcos Carvajal, Baseball player (Rockies, Marlins)Dead at 34 (pnuemonia)Thursday, January 25, 04:44:11pm1
Jan.25th~Happy 98th Birthday! Go Player Shuchi Kubouchi, Activist Macy Morse is 97, Tennis Player Marcello del Bello is 97, Geneticist Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza is 96, Pharmacologist Arvid Carlsson is 95, Stuntman/Actor Ted White is 92, Actress Svoboda Molerova is 90, Producer Emil Zalud turns 90. (NT)jlpThursday, January 25, 04:38:28pm7
ARCHIVE: January 25, 2017 ~It was ONE year ago we lost acclaimed, Award-winning entertainer Mary Tyler Moore, whose unquestionable legacy was left on the landscape of American television, dies at 80. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 25, 11:56:48am1
Carl Frank Elia, singer/musicianDead at 71Thursday, January 25, 11:45:52am3
Warren Miller, snow-sports filmmakerDies at 93Thursday, January 25, 11:42:02am3
ARCHIVE: January 24, 1975 ~Funnyman Larry Fine, one/third of the famed 'Three Stooges' comedy troup, enjoyed decades of success before the comedy team broke up in the 1960s, dies after multiple strokes at 72. ...Bio & PHOTOThursday, January 25, 11:35:09am3
Documentary producer, directer and cinematographer Joseph Consentino diesWon Daytime Emmy for 1981's The Big Blue MarbleThursday, January 25, 08:38:04am2
  • IMDb -- -, Thursday, January 25, 08:38:04am
Actor/Comedian John Monteith (Monteith & Rand)Dies at 69Wednesday, January 24, 06:18:20pm2
  • IMDb -- Link, Wednesday, January 24, 06:18:20pm
Archive: Chris Penn, Jan. 24, 2006ActorWednesday, January 24, 05:18:30pm2
Archive: James "Shep" Sheppard, Jan. 24, 1970Leader of Shep and the LimelitesWednesday, January 24, 04:13:06pm2
  • "Daddy's Home" -- Shep & The Limelites, Wednesday, January 24, 04:13:06pm
Jan.24th~Happy 102md Birthday! Sailor Marvin Creamer, Actor Jerry Maren is 98, Embryologist Beatrice Mintz is 97, Painter Genevieve Asse is 95, Obstetrician Catherine Hamlin is 94, Director Mehmet Dinler is 90, Writer Desmond Morris turns 90. (NT)jlpWednesday, January 24, 04:09:08pm10
Rev. Wyatt Tee Walker, Aide to MLK, Civil Rights activistHas died (at either 88 or 89)Wednesday, January 24, 04:07:21pm1
Jack Ketchum, American authorDies at 71Wednesday, January 24, 03:42:41pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Wednesday, January 24, 03:42:41pm
Micki Varro, actress and jazz singerDies at 75Wednesday, January 24, 12:46:56pm2
  • IMDb -- -, Wednesday, January 24, 12:46:56pm
Billy Hancock, Rockabilly performerDead at 71Wednesday, January 24, 12:23:21pm2
Joel Taylor, Storm Chaser who appeared on Discovery Channel TV seriesDies at 38Wednesday, January 24, 12:02:19pm3
Bill Harris, Comic book writer/editor (Phantom; Bullwinkle; Creepy/Eerie)Dead at 84Wednesday, January 24, 11:51:40am1
Connie Sawyer has diedShe was 105Tuesday, January 23, 11:47:06pm23
OT: BIG NEWS! A supermoon, blue moon, and a lunar eclipse is coming. ...On January 31st 2018.Tuesday, January 23, 09:39:33pm3
Sunday's 24th Screen Actors Guild (SAG) Awards had a healthy grip of those who were honored on the 'In Memoriam' list, for this past year. ...VIDEO & ListTuesday, January 23, 05:57:03pm4
Jan.23rd~Happy 102nd Birthday! Photojournalist David Douglas Duncan, Burlesque Dancer Betty Rowland is 102, Architect Gottfried Bohm,Politician Charles Hjonjo is 98, Professor Justus Rosenberg is 97, Olympic Athlete Horace Ashenfelter is 95, Actor Reimar J. Baur turns 90. (NT)jlpTuesday, January 23, 04:10:41pm10
Steve Brown, Music producer (Elton John)Dead at 72Tuesday, January 23, 04:02:01pm1
Healthwatch: Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, ex-wife of Nelson MandelaHospitalizedTuesday, January 23, 03:58:17pm1
Simon Shelton, Teletubby actor ("Tinky Winky")Dead at 52Tuesday, January 23, 03:52:47pm2
Ursula K Le Guin, science fiction writerShe was 88Tuesday, January 23, 03:51:53pm2
  • Imdb -- Link, Tuesday, January 23, 03:51:53pm
Hugh Masekela, jazz trumpeterDead at 78Tuesday, January 23, 03:29:02pm6
Echo Helstrom Casey, inspiration for Bob Dylan's "Girl From the North Country"Dies at 75Tuesday, January 23, 01:27:48pm4
Today's pic: Tues.Jan. 23 -U.S. NASA astronaut pioneers; Eugene Cernan//Bruce McCandless Richard Gordon/Paul Weitz and Joe Schmitt, NASA's "space suit tech" who in the 1960s & 1970s! Schmitt, who died last Sept, at age 101, helped maintain the protective suits used in ... (NT)...the Project Mercury, Gemini, Apollo and Skylab programs, and the last face the astronauts saw before their missions.Tuesday, January 23, 12:54:29pm1
Ramona Acosta Banuelos, First Latina US TreasurerDies at 92Tuesday, January 23, 11:51:18am2
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Healthwatch: Neil DiamondRetires from touring due to Parkinson'sTuesday, January 23, 11:50:16am3
Film Editor Herb SteinoreDies at 88Tuesday, January 23, 10:35:38am5
Actor Tim StoneDies at 50Tuesday, January 23, 09:45:49am2
  • IMDb -- -, Tuesday, January 23, 09:45:49am
Film Editor Dan SelakovichDies at 57Tuesday, January 23, 09:20:30am2
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Producer / Production Manager Robin DouetDies at 86Tuesday, January 23, 09:17:15am2
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Nicanor Parra, Chile’s eminent poet and ‘anti-poet,’ dies at 103Washington Post obituariesTuesday, January 23, 06:09:30am1
ARCHIVE: January 22, 1966 ~UK born Hollywood actor Herbert Marshall, whose films like "The Little Foxes" (1941), "The Enchanted Cottage" (1945) and "The Fly" (1958) excelled him in both lead and character roles, dies at 75, of heart failure after bout of severe depression due to ill health. ...Bio & PHOTOMonday, January 22, 08:12:29pm2
Naomi Parker Fraley, the Real Rosie the RiveterDies at 96Monday, January 22, 01:41:15pm5
Healthwatch: Hulk Hogan's son, NickHospitalized after passing outMonday, January 22, 01:30:01pm1
Preston Shannon, Blues musicianDead at 70Monday, January 22, 01:02:16pm3
Terry Evans, singer-songwriter, musician reported dead in a German obitHe was 80Monday, January 22, 12:43:28pm4
Jan.22nd~Happy 99th Birthday! Composer Sid Ramin, Journalist Eleanor Owen is 97, Football's (English) Arthur Turner turns 97 (NT)jlpMonday, January 22, 12:41:54pm6
Dave Holland, former Judas Priest drummerDies at 69Monday, January 22, 12:05:09pm4
Howard Lew Lewis, British actor and comedianDies at 76Monday, January 22, 11:57:59am2
ARCHIVE: January 21, 1959 ~Cecil B. DeMille, famed Hollywood filmmaker between 1914 and 1958, who made a total of 70 features, both silent and sound films, and whose acknowledged as a founding father American cinema, died at 77. ...Bio & PHOTOMonday, January 22, 11:52:50am3
Jimmy Armfield, footballerDead at 82Monday, January 22, 03:36:20am1
Archive: Jack Lord, Jan. 21, 1998ActorSunday, January 21, 05:12:35pm4
Archive: January 22, 2008 ~Actor Heath Ledger, earned Oscar as 'Joker' in the Dark Knight film. ....BioSunday, January 21, 04:41:13pm2
Jan.21st~Happy 97th Birthday! Journalist Jaswant Singh Marwah, Actress Helen Backlin is 97,Wrestler Jack de Lassartesse is 90, Producer John Olsen turns 90. (NT)jlpSunday, January 21, 04:36:42pm11
ARCHIVE: January 21, 1964 ~Noted actor of stage, film, and TV veteran player Joseph Schildkraut, whose many films include "Monsieur Beaucaire", "Diary of Anne Frank", and "The Life of Emile Zola" which garnered a 'Best Supporting Actor' nomination, and TV's "Twilight Zone" in 2 memoriable roles -'Deaths-Head Revisited' and 'The Trade Ins', dies at 67. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, January 21, 04:35:33pm4
John Coleman, Co-founder of The Weather Channel, First weatherman of Good Morning America and climate change denierDies at 83Sunday, January 21, 01:43:51pm14
Federico Giovanelli, Mobster accused of killing an NYPD detective in 1986 but set free after four trialsDead at 84Sunday, January 21, 01:34:09pm1
Archive: Alan Freed, Jan. 20, 1965Radio DJSunday, January 21, 12:23:33pm10
Jim Johannson, general manager of USA Hockey and two-time OlympianHe was 53Sunday, January 21, 12:13:04pm1
ARCHIVE: January 20, 1989 ~Now forgotten Beatrice Lillie, giant of comic actresses of the stage, but rarely appeared on screen, but earning a Tony on Broadway for playing herself in a one-woman show, 'An Evening w/Beatrice Lillie' in 1957, dies at 94. ...Bio & PHOTOSunday, January 21, 12:10:01pm1
Carla Marangoni, oldest living Olympic medalistDies at 102Sunday, January 21, 11:46:38am2
Bob Smith, Pioneering Gay Comedian and WriterDies at 59Sunday, January 21, 10:46:35am3
Wendell Castle, furniture designer and artistDead at 85Sunday, January 21, 07:57:11am1
Jerry Keeling, american football player, (Calgary Stampeders, Ottowa Rough Riders, Hamilton Tiger-Cats)Dead at 78Sunday, January 21, 07:54:05am1
Harry Selby, South African hunter and safari guideDies at 92Sunday, January 21, 07:39:35am1
Jim Rodford, English musician (Argent, The Kinks, The Zombies)Dead at 76Sunday, January 21, 05:12:35am5
ARCHIVE: January 20, 1993 ~It was 25 years ago today, the world lost a Hollywood star and global humanitarian when the lovely Audrey Hepburn died of cancer, at the young age of 63. ...Bio & PHOTOSaturday, January 20, 04:32:42pm2
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 & PHOTOSaturday, January 20, 03:54:05pm2
OT: Betty White Turns 96 Tomorrow, January 17th! (NT)Aside from Burns, Hope, Lloyd - any other celebs who actively worked into their late 90s+?Saturday, January 20, 03:38:02pm28
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
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
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, 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
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
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
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
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
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
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