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French Actress Danielle Darrieux Has Died Aged 100

French Actress Danielle Darrieux Has Died Aged 100

By Jenny Barchfield | Oct 19
Danielle Darrieux, a prolific French actress whose movie and theater career spanned eight decades, has died. She was 100.

'Project Runway' Fashion Designer Mychael Knight Dies at 39

'Project Runway' Fashion Designer Mychael Knight Dies at 39

By Chevel Johnson | Oct 18
Georgia fashion designer Mychael Knight, who was a finalist on the popular TV competition show "Project Runway," died Tuesday at age 39.

Tom Petty, Down-to-Earth Rock Superstar, Dies at 66

Tom Petty, Down-to-Earth Rock Superstar, Dies at 66

By Hillel Italie | Oct 3
Tom Petty, an old-fashioned rock superstar and everyman who drew upon the Byrds, the Beatles and other bands he worshipped as a boy and produced new classics such as "Free Fallin,' "Refugee" and "American Girl," has died. He was 66.

Media Titan Samuel 'Si' Newhouse is Dead at 89

Media Titan Samuel 'Si' Newhouse is Dead at 89

By Deepit Hajela | Oct 1
S.I. Newhouse Jr., the low-profile billionaire media mogul who ran the parent company of some of the nation's most prestigious magazines, died Sunday. He was 89.

'Let's Make a Deal' Host, Philanthropist Monty Hall Dies

'Let's Make a Deal' Host, Philanthropist Monty Hall Dies

By Lynn Elber | Oct 1
Monty Hall, the genial TV game show host whose long-running "Let's Make a Deal" traded on love of money and merchandise and the mystery of which door had the car behind it, has died. He was 96.

Hugh Hefner, Leader of the Sexual Revolution, Dies at 91

Hugh Hefner, Leader of the Sexual Revolution, Dies at 91

By Andrew Dalton | Sep 28
Hugh Hefner turned silk pajamas into a work uniform, women into centerfolds and sexual desire into a worldwide multimedia empire that spanned several generations of American life.

Character Actor Harry Dean Stanton Dies At Age 91

Character Actor Harry Dean Stanton Dies At Age 91

By Lindsey Bahr | Sep 16
Harry Dean Stanton, the shambling, craggy-face character actor with the deadpan voice who became a cult favorite through his memorable turns in "Paris, Texas," ''Repo Man" and many other films and TV shows, died Friday at age 91.

Husker Du Drummer, Singer Grant Hart Dies of Cancer

Husker Du Drummer, Singer Grant Hart Dies of Cancer

By Steve Karnowski | Sep 14
Grant Hart, the drummer and vocalist for pioneering indie rock band Husker Du, which was seen as a major influence for Nirvana, the Pixies and other bands, has died at age 56.

'Sopranos' Mobster, Veteran Actor Frank Vincent Dies at 80

'Sopranos' Mobster, Veteran Actor Frank Vincent Dies at 80

By Frazier Moore | Sep 14
Frank Vincent, a veteran character actor who often played tough guys, including mob boss Phil Leotardo on "The Sopranos," has died. He was 80.

Edie Windsor's Wife and Attorney Issue Statements on Late LGBTQ Rights Icon's Passing

Edie Windsor's Wife and Attorney Issue Statements on Late LGBTQ Rights Icon's Passing

Sep 13
Judith Kasen-Windsor, wife of Edie Windsor and Roberta ("Robbie") Kaplan, Edie Windsor's attorney, today issued the following statements on Ms. Windsor's passing today in New York. Edie Windsor was 88 years old.

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