Music icon Prince dead at 57

Franklyn Andrew Merrifield Baron Dead at age 93

Merle Haggard, Country Legend, Dead at 79

Former Child Star And Oscar Winner Patty Duke Dead At 69

Music icon Prince dead at 57

Prince died aged 57 at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota today after being found unresponsive in an elevator Paramedics…

Franklyn Andrew Merrifield Baron Dead at age 93

Franklyn Andrew Merrifield Baron dead at age 93

Lennox Honychurch Facebook. Franklyn Andrew Merrifield Baron, First Chief Minister of Dominica, politician, businessman, and newspaper proprietor passed away today 9 April 2016. He was 93 years of age. He was born at Portsmouth, Dominica on 19 January 1923. He was educated at the Portsmouth Government School, The Dominica Grammar School and St. Mary’s Academy.…

Merle Haggard, Country Legend, Dead at 79

merle haggard dead at age 79

Merle Haggard has died after a series of recent health struggles. The legendary singer passed away on April 6, 2016, which was also his 79th birthday. Haggard canceled tour dates in December of 2015 after he checked into a hospital and learned he had double pneumonia. In an interview later with Willie’s Roadhouse on Sirius…

Former Child Star And Oscar Winner Patty Duke Dead At 69

Patty Duke Dead At 69

Duke’s manager confirmed her death to The Huffington Post in a statement. Anna “Patty Duke” Pearce passed away this morning March 29, 2016 at 1:20 a.m. Her cause of death was sepsis from a ruptured intestine. She was a wife, a mother, a grandmother, a friend, a mental health advocate and a cultural icon. She…

Comedian Garry Shandling Dead At 66

Comedian Garry Shandling Dead At 66

Garry Shandling died on Thursday at a Los Angeles hospital, The Associated Press reports. According to TMZ, the 66-year-old comedian suffered a massive heart attack. However, LAPD officer Tony Im told the AP that Shandling died of an undisclosed cause. Best known for the TV series “The Larry Sanders Show” and “It’s Garry Shandling’s Show,”…

Rob Ford, former Toronto mayor, dead at 46

Rob Ford, former Toronto mayor, dead at 46

Ford died this morning after battling cancer since 2014. His death was confirmed by his chief of staff Dan Jacobs, who issued the following statement: “With heavy hearts and profound sadness, the Ford family announces the passing of their beloved son, brother, husband, and father, Councillor Rob Ford earlier today at the age of 46.  A dedicated man…

George Martin, Beatles producer, dead at 90

George Martin dead at 90

Ringo Starr, drummer of the iconic British band who has maintained a solo career since its breakup in 1970, was perhaps the first to announce the London-born producer’s death, taking to Twitter. Starr tweeted a picture of the Beatles and Martin, and said: “Thank you for all your love and kindness George peace and love.” Martin’s manager later confirmed the news…