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Psycho & Spartacus Actor John Gavin Passes Away At 86

PSYCHO & SPARTACUS ACTOR JOHN GAVIN PASSES AWAY AT 86

John Gavin, who acted in some of the biggest films of the 1960s, passed away at the age of 86 according to Variety. He was born Juan...

House of Cards, The Wire Actor Reg E. Cathey Passes Away At 59

HOUSE OF CARDS, THE WIRE ACTOR REG E. CATHEY PASSES AWAY AT 59

Emmy-winning actor Reg E. Cathey has passed away at the age of 59, possibly from lung cancer. Cathey was born in Huntsville, Alabama...

 
 
 
Pat Torpey, Mr. Big Drummer & Founding Member, Dies at 64

PAT TORPEY, MR. BIG DRUMMER & FOUNDING MEMBER, DIES AT 64

Pat Torpey, drummer and founding member of rock band Mr. Big, passed away Wednesday due to complications of Parkinson's disease. He...

Frasier Star John Mahoney Passes Away at 77

FRASIER STAR JOHN MAHONEY PASSES AWAY AT 77

John Mahoney passed away at 77. He was a long-respected British stage actor who would earn his greatest fame playing a blue-collar...

 
 
 
Glee Actor Mark Salling Dies at 35 By Possible Suicide

GLEE ACTOR MARK SALLING DIES AT 35 BY POSSIBLE SUICIDE

Former Glee actor Mark Salling has died age 35, from apparent suicide. The actor found fame on the hit Fox show as Noah ‘Puck' Puckerman,...

Academy Award-Nominated Composer John Morris Dies at 91

ACADEMY AWARD-NOMINATED COMPOSER JOHN MORRIS DIES AT 91

Academy-Award nominated composer John Morris has passed on at the age of 91. According to Morris' daughter, Bronwen Morris, her father...

 
 
 
Billionaire Ingvar Kamprad, who founded IKEA from his family farm at age 17, dead at 91

BILLIONAIRE INGVAR KAMPRAD, WHO FOUNDED IKEA FROM HIS FAMILY FARM AT AGE 17, DEAD AT 91

Thomson Reuters Billionaire Ingvar Kamprad founded IKEA from his family farm at age 17, Although he was one of the richest men in the...

Ursula K. Le Guin, acclaimed for her fantasy fiction, is dead at 88

URSULA K. LE GUIN, ACCLAIMED FOR HER FANTASY FICTION, IS DEAD AT 88

The immensely popular author who brought literary depth and a tough-minded feminine sensibility to science fiction and fantasy with...

 
 
 
South African Jazz Legend Hugh Masekela Dies at 78

SOUTH AFRICAN JAZZ LEGEND HUGH MASEKELA DIES AT 78

Legendary South African jazz musician Hugh Masekela has died at the age of 78 after a decade-long fight with cancer, according to a...

Oscar-Winning Actress Dorothy Malone Dies at 93

OSCAR-WINNING ACTRESS DOROTHY MALONE DIES AT 93

According to Variety , Oscar-winning actress Dorothy Malone - whose career in Hollywood lasted from the early 40s through 1992 - passed...

 
 
 
Is This Steve Bannon's Political Obituary?

IS THIS STEVE BANNON'S POLITICAL OBITUARY?

When the infamous “Access Hollywood Tape” was released just weeks before the 2016 election, it was only Steve Bannon who told Donald...

COLORADO WOMAN NAMED 2017 AMERICAN HERO VETERINARIAN FOR WORK WITH LOW-INCOME PET OWNERS

The Gazette is Colorado Springs's most trusted source for breaking news, sports, weather, obituaries, politics, business, art, entertainment,...

 
 
 
John Portman's Renaissance Center Design Defined Detroit's Skyline

JOHN PORTMAN'S RENAISSANCE CENTER DESIGN DEFINED DETROIT'S SKYLINE

John Portman, the architect behind GM's famed Renaissance Center building, died on Friday at 93 years old-no cause was given-according...

Rose Marie, Star of Dick Van Dyke Show, Dies at 94

ROSE MARIE, STAR OF DICK VAN DYKE SHOW, DIES AT 94

Actress and singer Rose Marie, best known for playing Sally Rogers on The Dick Van Dyke Show , passed away at the age of 94 according...

 
 
 
Star Wars Actor Alfie Curtis Passes Away at 87

STAR WARS ACTOR ALFIE CURTIS PASSES AWAY AT 87

Alfie Curtis, who played the menacing character who threatened Luke Skywalker in the Mos Eisley cantina scene in 1977's Star Wars ,...

RIP to Alfie Curtis, Who Played Mos Eisley Cantina's Most Dangerous Drunk

RIP TO ALFIE CURTIS, WHO PLAYED MOS EISLEY CANTINA'S MOST DANGEROUS DRUNK

Alfie Curtis, who played Cornelius Evazan in Star Wars: A New Hope , has died, according to Jedi News. If the character name doesn't...

 
 
 
Obituary project makes homicide victims more than just stats

OBITUARY PROJECT MAKES HOMICIDE VICTIMS MORE THAN JUST STATS

PHILADELPHIA - It was a bloody day in Philadelphia: five people shot or stabbed dead. One of the shooting victims was Trina Singleton's...

Longtime sportscaster Dick Enberg, 82, dies at California home

LONGTIME SPORTSCASTER DICK ENBERG, 82, DIES AT CALIFORNIA HOME

Hall of Fame broadcaster Dick Enberg got his big break with UCLA basketball and went on to call Super Bowls, Olympics, Final Fours...

 
 
 
Remembering Calestous Juma: Scholar and Champion of Innovation

REMEMBERING CALESTOUS JUMA: SCHOLAR AND CHAMPION OF INNOVATION

Feature image from Harvard University. Juma's work focused on the use of technology to improve Africa's agricultural output. Scholar,...

Scooby-Doo Voice Actress Heather North Passes Away at 71

SCOOBY-DOO VOICE ACTRESS HEATHER NORTH PASSES AWAY AT 71

Voice actress Heather North has died at the age of 71. The actress, best known as the official voice of Daphne Blake from Scooby Doo...