Celebrity Deaths

Eli Wallach Passes Away at 98

Posted Wednesday June 25, 2014 11:40 AM GMT

He truly watched Hollywood evolve over a century and sadly Eli Wallach died on Tuesday (June 24) at 98 years of age.

While his most famous work may have been “The Good, The Bad and The Ugly,” Wallach spent over sixty years performing in movies, television and stage productions.

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Gerry Goffin Dies at 75

Posted Friday June 20, 2014 8:55 AM GMT

He was one of the most prolific songwriters of his day and sadly Gerry Goffin passed away on Wednesday, June 18th.

Goffin was probably best known for penning hits like “Pleasant Valley Sunday,” “Crying in the Rain,” “Take Good Care of My Baby,” and the late Whitney Houston’s “Saving All My Love For You.”

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Casey Kasem Passes Away at 82

Posted Sunday June 15, 2014 8:02 PM GMT

After a hard-fought battle with Lewy body dementia, legendary radio disc jockey Casey Kasem passed away on Sunday (June 15).

The former top hit music countdown host passed away with his family by his side in at a hospital in Gig Harbor, Washington at the age of 82.

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Ruby Dee Passes Away at 91

Posted Thursday June 12, 2014 1:40 PM GMT

Marking another loss for the entertainment realm, 91-year-old Ruby Dee died in New Rochelle, New York on Wednesday (June 11).

Over the course of her long and impressive career, the Cleveland native who grew up in New York had a prolific impact on the movie industry as well as theater and the 20th century’s social justice movement.

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Ruby Dee Passes Away at 91

Posted Thursday June 12, 2014 1:40 PM GMT

Marking another loss for the entertainment realm, 91-year-old Ruby Dee died in New Rochelle, New York on Wednesday (June 11).

Over the course of her long and impressive career, the Cleveland native who grew up in New York had a prolific impact on the movie industry as well as theater and the 20th century’s social justice movement.

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British Comedian Rik Mayall: Dead at 56

Posted Monday June 9, 2014 1:25 PM GMT

He touched so many people during his long and successful career and sadly Rik Mayall has passed away at his home in London.

The “Young Ones” star’s demise is not thought to be suspicious, according to a Scotland Yard spokesperson, and many celebrities have come out to share kind words via Twitter.

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“Brady Bunch” Stars Reflect on Death of Ann B. Davis

Posted Monday June 2, 2014 1:25 PM GMT

She touched millions of viewers with her wit and spirit on “The Brady Bunch” and the death of Ann B. Davis has been felt throughout Tinseltown and around the nation.

Davis’ costar Barry Williams told “Good Morning America,” "I was reflecting throughout the day yesterday about one of the first times I met her. She was already a big star when she joined 'The Brady Bunch,' won a couple of Emmys with 'The Bob Cummings Show,' and I knew that this was someone I wanted to pay attention to but she had a wicked sense of humor."

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Maya Angelou To Be Memorialized on Saturday

Posted Monday June 2, 2014 11:20 AM GMT

She passed away this past Wednesday (May 28) at 86 years old and the loss of Maya Angelou is no doubt being felt by many.

According to a report, the poet/author/professor will be remembered in a private memorial service at the Wake Forest University Wait Chapel on Saturday (June 7).

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