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Legendary Singer, Songwriter Leonard Cohen Dies at 82

Legendary Singer, Songwriter Leonard Cohen Dies at 82

Canadian singer, songwriter and composer Leonard Cohen passes away in L.A. at the age of 82...

Nov 11 2016, 9:48am CST

Transgender Actress Alexis Arquette Dies at 47

Transgender Actress Alexis Arquette Dies at 47

Alexis Arquette was best known for her role in "Pulp Fiction" and "The Wedding Singer"...

Sep 12 2016, 8:12am CDT

Planet Nine To Destroy Solar System after Sun Dies

Planet Nine To Destroy Solar System after Sun Dies

Editor's note: Who cares what happens after the sun dies?...

Aug 31 2016, 12:06pm CDT

Wingsuit Flyer Dies while Broadcasting his Jump on Live on Facebook

Wingsuit Flyer Dies while Broadcasting his Jump on Live on Facebook

A 28-year-old Italian wingsuit pilot died in the Alps while broadcasting his daring jump live on social networking site Facebo...

Aug 28 2016, 10:34am CDT

Tourist Dies while Taking Selfie at Machu Picchu Ruins

Tourist Dies while Taking Selfie at Machu Picchu Ruins

A 51-year-old German tourist plummeted to his death while pretending to fly for a selfie atop Machu Picchu ruins in Peru, medi...

Jul 4 2016, 2:49am CDT

Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Deer Hunter,’ Dies at 77

Michael Cimino, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘Deer Hunter,’ Dies at 77

1978’s “The Deer Hunter” established him as one of the most vibrant voices of his time....

Jul 3 2016, 3:14am CDT

Daniel Radcliffe Dies at Swiss Army Man Premiere

Daniel Radcliffe Dies at Swiss Army Man Premiere

Daniel Radcliffe plays his corpse role perfectly on the red carpet of the movie release Swiss Army Man....

Jul 2 2016, 8:57am CDT

Ohio Teen Dies From Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba

Ohio Teen Dies From Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba

An adolescent hailing from Ohio succumbed to a brain-eating amoeba recently....

Jun 23 2016, 5:03am CDT

Alan Young Dies at 96: RIP Mister Ed

Alan Young Dies at 96: RIP Mister Ed

The entertaining simpleton character in the hit show about a talking horse Mr. Ed passes away at the age of 96....

May 21 2016, 9:55am CDT

Country Music Legend Merle Haggard Dies at 79

Country Music Legend Merle Haggard Dies at 79

The country music legend, Merle Haggard who was popular for his common man themes in his music passed away this Wednesday....

Apr 7 2016, 8:40am CDT

Patty Duke dies at 69

Patty Duke dies at 69

Patty Duke passed away due to an intestinal sepsis at the age of 69 leaving away a legacy of talent and welfare....

Mar 30 2016, 9:53am CDT

Jim Harrison, Author of ‘Legends of the Fall’, Dies

Jim Harrison, Author of ‘Legends of the Fall’, Dies

Jim Harrison was best known for his 1979 novella "Legends of the Fall." He was 78 years old....

Mar 28 2016, 9:44am CDT

Former Intel CEO Andrew Grove dies at 79

Former Intel CEO Andrew Grove dies at 79

Andrew S. Grove, former chief executive and chairman of Intel Corporation who contributed immensely to the semiconductor giant'...

Mar 22 2016, 8:44am CDT

Frank Sinatra Jr. Dies at 72 due to Cardiac Arrest

Frank Sinatra Jr. Dies at 72 due to Cardiac Arrest

Frank Sinatra Jr. passes away at the age of 72 due to cardiac arrest while on tour....

Mar 17 2016, 9:10am CDT

The Fifth Beatle Sir George Martin Dies at 91

The Fifth Beatle Sir George Martin Dies at 91

The music director, producer and arranger known by the music industry as Ringo Starr confirms his death on Twitter....

Mar 9 2016, 10:06am CST

Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Dies at 74

Email Inventor Ray Tomlinson Dies at 74

Ray Tomlinson who was the first person to systematically send electronic mails has died of a heart attack at 74....

Mar 7 2016, 9:57am CST

Harper Lee, ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ Author, Dies at 89

Harper Lee, ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ Author, Dies at 89

The author of one of the bestselling novels of all time 'To Kill a Mockingbird' died in her sleep on Friday....

Feb 19 2016, 9:57pm CST

Philae Comet Lander Dies

Philae Comet Lander Dies

The Philae comet lander happens to be dead as a doornail. No signals were picked up from the comet probe as it went silent fore...

Feb 12 2016, 12:47pm CST

Patient in hospital ward

Another Patient Dies Of Mold Outbreak Infection at UPMC in Pittsburgh

A total of four patients who underwent double lung transplants at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in western Pennsy...

Feb 8 2016, 12:15pm CST

NASA astronaut Edgar Mitchell dies at 85

Apollo Astronaut Edgar Mitchell, Sixth Man to Walk On the Moon, Dies At 85

Just a day to celebrating the 45th anniversary of landing on the Fra Mauro part of the moon, NASA astronaut Edgar Mitchell dies...

Feb 8 2016, 7:36am CST

Apollo 14 Moonwalker Edgar Mitchell Dies at 85

Apollo 14 Moonwalker Edgar Mitchell Dies at 85

The astronaut, Edgar Mitchell, who was aboard Apollo 14 passed away recently at the ripe age of 85 years....

Feb 6 2016, 4:30am CST

Abe Vigoda, Famous Character Actor, Dies at 94

Abe Vigoda, Famous Character Actor, Dies at 94

The late blooming star from the Godfather dies at 94 due to natural causes after being a cult figure for a long time....

Jan 27 2016, 10:17am CST

AI Maverick Marvin Minsky Dies at 88

AI Maverick Marvin Minsky Dies at 88

AI maverick, Marvin Minsky passed away at a ripe old age of 88....

Jan 26 2016, 6:00am CST

Glenn Frey of the Eagles Dies at 67

Glenn Frey of the Eagles Dies at 67

Glenn Frey, who was the lead guitarist of the Eagles, passed away at 67 years of age. He died from complications including a bo...

Jan 19 2016, 3:44am CST

Ellsworth Kelly Dies at 92

Ellsworth Kelly Dies at 92

He was an abstract artist par excellence and his efforts showed in his masterpieces. Ellsworth Kelly left this world at the age...

Dec 29 2015, 10:22pm CST

Oscar-Winning Cinematographer Haskell Wexler Dies at 93

Oscar-Winning Cinematographer Haskell Wexler Dies at 93

A famous cinematographer, Haskell Wexler passed away at a ripe old age. He was 93 when he breathed his last....

Dec 28 2015, 4:54am CST

Scott Weiland Dies at 48

Scott Weiland Dies at 48

Scott Weiland was found dead while on tour with his band The Wildabouts at 48 years of age....

Dec 4 2015, 7:00am CST

Beatles Original Drummer Andy White Dies at 85

Beatles Original Drummer Andy White Dies at 85

The long-time session musician was 85 years old when he passed away on Monday due to a stroke....

Nov 12 2015, 10:00am CST

Nathaniel Marston from One Life to Live dies at 40

Nathaniel Marston from One Life to Live dies at 40

The actor died from injuries sustained in October from a serious car accident at the age of 40....

Nov 12 2015, 4:24am CST

Star Wars Superfan Dies

Star Wars Superfan Dies

Daniel Fleetwood, who gained notoriety a few weeks ago when his dying wish to see the latest Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Fo...

Nov 10 2015, 9:39am CST

Texas Chain Saw Massacre Villain Gunnar Hansen Dies at 68

Texas Chain Saw Massacre Villain Gunnar Hansen Dies at 68

The actor played the iconic role of the masked killer Leatherface in the original 1974 film....

Nov 9 2015, 8:44am CST

Maureen O'Hara, Queen of Technicolor, Dies at 95

Maureen O'Hara, Queen of Technicolor, Dies at 95

The legendary Irish screen siren, Maureen O’Hara passed away at a ripe 95 years of age recently....

Oct 25 2015, 1:14pm CDT

Maris, beluga whale

21-Year-Old Female Beluga Whale, Maris, Dies at Georgia Aquarium

A female beluga whale has died suddenly at the Georgia Aquarium on Thursday. She was 21-year-old Maris, born at the New York Aq...

Oct 23 2015, 5:06am CDT

Bruce Hyde, Original Star Trek Crew Member, Dies at 74

Bruce Hyde, Original Star Trek Crew Member, Dies at 74

Bruce Hyde who played Lt. Kevin Riley in 2 episodes of original Star Trek died after losing the battle from throat cancer....

Oct 20 2015, 10:22pm CDT

Mueller at the middle with other NASA experts

George Mueller, NASA Engineer Who Managed 1969 Moon Landing, Dies At 97

George Mueller was the NASA scientist and engineer credited with putting astronauts on the moon in 1967 via Apollo 8. He died a...

Oct 19 2015, 7:00am CDT

Joan Leslie, Yankee Doodle Dandy Actress, Dies at 90

Joan Leslie, Yankee Doodle Dandy Actress, Dies at 90

Starring in some of the memorable movies in the 30s and the 40s, the actress’ death was announced by her family in an obituary....

Oct 16 2015, 9:44am CDT

Yogi Berra Dies at 90

RIP Yogi Berra! Legendary Hall of Fame Catcher Dies at 90

The baseball legend and Yankees Hall of Fame catcher, Yogi Berra passed away at a ripe 90 years of age....

Sep 23 2015, 5:36am CDT

Former Cardinal Joaquin Andujar Dies

Former Cardinal Joaquin Andujar Dies

Joaquin Andujar, who was a star pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1980s, and who went by the nickname "one tough Domin...

Sep 8 2015, 6:57pm CDT

Judy Carne, Laugh-In Actress, Dies at 76

Judy Carne, Laugh-In Actress, Dies at 76

The star of the US comedy show ‘Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In’ died in a British hospital....

Sep 8 2015, 12:49pm CDT

Jean Darling Dies at 93

Jean Darling Dies at 93

The child actress in ‘Our Gang’, Jean Darling passes away.The actress was 93 years old....

Sep 8 2015, 12:42pm CDT