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Charlie Daniels Has Died

July 6, 2020 Clancy

Charlie Daniels — a singer, songwriter, bandleader and player of many instruments — died Monday in Nashville. His death was confirmed by his publicist, Don Murry Grubbs, who said that he died of a hemorrhagic MORE

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Little Richard passed away at 87

May 9, 2020 Ms. G

Little Richard, a founding father of rock and roll whose fervent shrieks, flamboyant garb, and joyful, gender-bending persona embodied the spirit and sound of that new art form, died Saturday. He was 87. The musician’s MORE

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BRIAN DENNEHY DEAD AT 81

April 16, 2020 Surley

Brian Dennehy — the veteran actor whose career spanned 5 decades on the stage and screen — has died … TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us Dennehy died Wednesday night in Connecticut … MORE

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Music legend Kenny Rogers dies at 81

March 21, 2020 Ms. G

“The Rogers family is sad to announce that Kenny Rogers passed away peacefully at home from natural causes under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family.” Kenny Rogers, the husky-voiced, gray-bearded, country and MORE

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Joe Coulombe founder of Trader Joe’s dies at 89

February 29, 2020 Ms. G

Joe Coulombe, founder of the popular Trader Joe’s grocery chain that brought affordable wine and unusual food to millions of Americans, has died. He was 89. In a statement, the company said Coulombe passed away MORE

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Actor Kirk Douglas Dies at 103

February 5, 2020 Ms. G

“It is with tremendous sadness that my brothers and I announce that Kirk Douglas left us today at the age of 103,” son Michael Douglas wrote on his Instagram account. “To the world, he was a legend, an MORE

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Radio shock jock Don Imus dead at 79.

December 27, 2019 Ms. G

Don Imus, who tested the limits of shock radio with his irreverent attacks on celebrities, politicians, racial and ethnic groups, women, gay people and practically anyone whose head stuck up out of the foxhole, died MORE

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Danny Aiello dies at 86

December 13, 2019 Ms. G

Danny Aiello, the burly New York-born film and stage actor who was 40 when he made his movie debut and 16 years later earned an Academy Award nomination for his role as a pizzeria owner MORE

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Rep. John Conyers Jr. dead at 90

October 27, 2019 Ms. G

John Conyers Jr., who became the longest-serving African American in Congress, co-founded the Congressional Black Caucus and helped create a national holiday in the name of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. but whose career MORE

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Opera Singer Jessye Norman Dies At 74

September 30, 2019 Coccyx

Opera singer Jessye Norman died Monday morning at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital in New York. The official cause of death was septic shock and multi-organ failure secondary to complications of a spinal cord injury MORE