John Witherspoon, Comedian and Actor in 'Friday,' 'Tracy Morgan Show,' Dies at 77.
In a TV and film career that spanned five decades, the comedian also starred in popular TV series 'The Wayan Bros.' and 'The Boondocks' as well as movies such as 'Bulworth,' 'Vampire in Brooklyn' and 'Dr. Doolittle 2.'
Wednesday, Oct 30th 2019 (6:09am)
Karen Pendleton, one of the original Mouseketeers, dies at 73. She was one of only nine kids who appeared on 'The Mickey Mouse Club' during its entire original run.
Tuesday, Oct 8th 2019 (12:27am)
Charles Elmer "Rip" Taylor Jr. was an American actor and comedian, known for his exuberance and flamboyant personality, including his wild mustache, toupee, and his habit of showering himself with confetti.
Sunday, Oct 6th 2019 (9:47pm)
Ginger Baker, the wildly influential and innovative drummer who laid the groundwork for heavy metal and world music and played with everyone from Fela Kuti to John Lydon to Max Roach, died Sunday after a lengthy hospital stay. He was 80.
Sunday, Oct 6th 2019 (9:03am)
Henry Capanna, the former CEO of Go Go Luckey, the production house behind such reality shows as A&E's Paranormal State and MTV's Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County, has died. He was 43.
Capanna died Thursday at his home in Los Angeles /after a months-long battle with pancreatic cancer, his wife, Mia, said.
Friday, Oct 4th 2019 (4:15am)
Robert Hunter, the lyricist, poet and mystical seeker who wrote some of the most beloved songs by The Grateful Dead, has died. He was 78.
Hunter's family announced his death in a statement Tuesday, writing, "It is with great sadness we confirm our beloved Robert passed away yesterday night. He died peacefully at home in his bed, surrounded by love. His wife Maureen was by his side holding his hand." No cause of death was available at press time.
Wednesday, Sep 25th 2019 (9:59am)
At the time, the wedding of "Rhoda" was one of the top prime time TV moments. Rhoda and Joe, were wed on TV. Harper and Groh, both in the grave now. Groh died of kidney cancer in 2008.
Saturday, Aug 31st 2019 (2:47am)
The Easy Rider himself, Peter Fonda, was pushing 80 when he passed away early Friday morning - it was respiratory failure due to lung cancer that took him out. But that gamechanging 1969 movie made him immortal, freezing him in time as Wyatt, the stoned biker chasing an elusive freedom.
Saturday, Aug 17th 2019 (11:43am)
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I just stumbled across this sad news that one of the NFL's greatest and iconic deep threats at split end died last week. At the age of 71 and found dead in a hotel room. The initial review is that he simply died of natural causes.
Oh, did you want to see him in his prime? I still get goose bumps listening to The Autumn Wind and John Facenda.
Thursday, Aug 8th 2019 (11:37pm)
Rutger Hauer, the Dutch actor best known for his role as cyborg Roy Batty in seminal sci-fi film Blade Runner, died at the age of 75. His website announced the news, saying that Hauer had died on Friday "after a very short illness... Rutger passed away peacefully at his Dutch home".
Wednesday, Jul 24th 2019 (11:10am)
Ross Perot, the former presidential candidate, has died at the age of 89.
Perot’s death on July 9th was first reported by the Dallas Morning News. Their report said that Perot died after a five-month long battle with leukemia.
Tuesday, Jul 9th 2019 (7:31am)
The music legend, guitarist, piano man, jive talker and psychedelic godfather Malcolm John Rebennack – better known as Dr. John – died "towards the break of day" on Thursday, of a heart attack, a statement has confirmed. He was 77.
Friday, Jun 7th 2019 (8:37am)
Singer-songwriter Leon Redbone, who specialized in old-school vaudeville and Tin Pan Alley-style music, died Thursday, his family confirmed. He was 69. Though, in characteristically whimsical fashion, the official statement announcing his death gave his age as 127.
Thursday, May 30th 2019 (10:41am)
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Bill Buckner, a baseball stalwart who compiled 2,715 hits for five different teams over a 22-year career, died Monday. He was 69.
In a statement to ESPN, Buckner's widow, Jody, said that her husband had suffered from Lewy Body Dementia.
Buckner was best known for his error in the 1986 World Series but was a great hitter and four time All Star. He also never struck out more than 39 times in any of his seasons of pro ball.
Tuesday, May 28th 2019 (5:59am)
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Any girl can look glamorous... just stand there and look stupid.
If it's true that men are such beasts, this must account for the fact that most women are animal lovers.
Wrinkles are hereditary. Parents get them from their children.
The really frightening thing about middle age is the knowledge that you'll grow out of it.
Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.
Vulgarity begins when imagination succumbs to the explicit.
At age 97, she finally kicked the bucket.
Monday, May 13th 2019 (7:43am)
His death was confirmed in a Facebook post by fellow Ren & Stimpy colleague William Wray. This guy has been known for his work on a LOT of our favorite cartoons, such as the Simpsons, Tiny Toon Adventures, the Ren & Stimpy Show, Dilbert, the Woody Woodpecker Show, the Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack, the Powerpuff Girls (1998), Dexter's Laboratory, the Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy, Samurai Jack, My Life as a Teenage Robot, Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends, etc.
Thursday, May 9th 2019 (10:30am)
Peter Mayhew, the gentle giant best known to the world as Chewbacca, died last night at his home in Texas. You don't hear many talking ill of Mayhew, he was a real fan favorite and from all accounts a stand-up guy. RIP.
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