Gone But Not Forgotten

Amy Winehouse Died on 23-July-2011

Amy Winehouse Died on 23-July-2011

Watch rare home videos and interviews with Amy Winehouse’s inner circle offer an intimate look at her journey from charismatic teen to trouble star… now on NetflixAmy Jade Winehouse (14 September 1983 – 23 July 2011) was an English singer and songwriter known for her deep expressive contralto vocals and her eclectic mix of musical…

Céline Dion’s Husband René Angélil Has Died ‘After a Long and Courageous Battle Against Cancer’

When Céline Dion exchanged wedding vows with her husband René Angélil 22 years ago, the award-winning singer had no idea how much the words “through sickness and in health” would come to mean in their marriage. “When my husband was sick the first time, that [saying] was the first thing that came back to me,”…

Otis Clay, Blues Hall of Fame inductee, dies at age 73

Otis Clay dead at 73

Otis Clay, the Hall of fame rhythm and blues artist known as much for his big heart and charitable work in Chicago as for his singing internationally, died Friday. He was 73. The Mississippi-born Clay — whose gruff, tenor-tinged voice on blues songs such as Trying to Live My Life Without You varied from his…

Flip Saunders Who Died Today was Timberwolves Head Coach

Flip Saunders, the longtime NBA coach who won more than 650 games in nearly two decades and was trying to rebuild the Minnesota Timberwolves as team president, coach and part owner, died Sunday, the team said. He was 60 Saunders was diagnosed with Hodgkins lymphoma in June and doctors called it “treatable and curable” when…

Michael Burgess dead at Age 70

Michael Burgess, Canadian Les Miserables star

Michael Burgess, Canadian Les Miserables star TORONTO – His powerful voice enthralled theatre and sports fans alike, and on Tuesday, stars from both worlds offered a chorus of tributes to tenor Michael Burgess. The musical theatre star — who left audiences spellbound as Jean Valjean in “Les Miserables” and became well-known to hockey fans for…

Joseph Niles Legendary Gospel Singer Died

Joseph Niles died

JOSEPH NILES the patriarch of gospel music in Barbados, according to reports, died last night after ailing for a number of years. Known for putting his own stamp on a number of traditional gospel songs, Niles was once the upfront man of the Consolers who served as Barbados ambassadors through the Caribbean. Among his hits…

REO Speedwagon Guitarist, Richrath, former songwriter, died

reo speedwagon guitarist died

REO Speedwagon Guitarist, Gary Richrath NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Richrath, a former guitarist for the classic rock band REO Speedwagon who also co-wrote the group’s hit song “Take It on the Run,” died Sunday, according to a publicist for the band. He was 65. Erik Stein confirmed on Monday that Richrath passed away but…

Legendary Horror Director Wes Craven Dead At 76

Wes Craven Dead

The prolific horror filmmaker Wes Craven dead at 76 Wes Craven, the director of “A Nightmare on Elm Street” and “Scream,” has died at 76. The influential horror master battled with brain cancer, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Craven is one of the past few decades’ most recognizable filmmakers, having transformed the slasher movie with…

Justin Wilson British IndyCar driver death said to be a monumentally sad day

Justin Wilson

Justin Wilson British IndyCar driver dead at 37 British driver Justin Wilson has died after being struck by flying debris and suffering a serious head injury in Sunday’s Pocono IndyCar 500 race. Wilson was airlifted to hospital from the Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania after Sage Karam’s car spun and crashed in front of him on…

US civil rights activist Julian Bond dies aged 75 Saturday night August 15, 2015

civil rights Julian Bond

Civil rights Julian Bond dead at age 75 Julian Bond, a civil rights activist and longtime board chairman of the NAACP, died Saturday night, according to the Southern Poverty Law Center. Bond died in Fort Walton Beach, Florida after a brief illness, the SPLC said in a statement released Sunday morning. The Nashville, Tenn. native…

Hall of Famer Frank Gifford dies at age 84

Frank Gifford died suddenly at his home

Frank Gifford, the former New York Giants star who had a long post-football career as a sportscaster on TV and radio, died Sunday of natural causes at his home in Connecticut. He was 84. Giants Hall of Fame running back Frank Gifford has passed away, one week shy of his 85th birthday. “It is with…

Remembering ABC News Anchor Peter Jennings Who died on This day 10 years ago

Peter Jennings

Peter Jennings died Aug. 7, 2005 Here is one of the many obituaries of Peter’s death back then: ABC News Anchor Peter Jennings died today at his home in New York City. He was 67. On April 5, Jennings announced he had been diagnosed with lung cancer. He is survived by his wife, Kayce Freed,…

Chris Hyndman of CBC’s Steven and Chris show found dead

Chris Hyndman age 49 died

Chris Hyndman, one half of the CBC Television talk show duo Steven and Chris, has died after police found him without vital signs in a laneway just below the east-end Toronto apartment he shared with husband Steven Sabados. Toronto police say Hyndman was found near the intersection of Queen St. E. and Broadview Ave. shortly…

West Wing And Cheers Actor Roger Rees Died Today Saturday July 11, 2015

West Wing And Cheers

Rees, who was born in Wales, passed away at his home in New York after a short illness, his representative Rick Miramontez confirmed.. The actor had abruptly left Durrenmatt’s The Visit on Broadway in late May to undergo a medical procedure. Rees was best known for his roles as Robin Colcord, a millionaire love interest…

Tim Russert NBC Meet the Press died this day June 13 2008

Tim Russert died this day June 13 2008

Timothy John “Tim” Russert (May 7, 1950 – June 13, 2008) was an American television journalist and lawyer who appeared for more than 16 years as the longest-serving moderator of NBC’s Meet the Press. He was a senior vice president at NBC News, Washington bureau chief and also hosted an eponymous CNBC/MSNBC weekend interview program.…

John Nash, mathematician portrayed in A Beautiful Mind, dies in taxi crash at 86

john Nash died

John Nash, the Nobel prize-winning mathematician whose life story inspired the film A Beautiful Mind, was killed with his wife Alicia in taxi cab crash in New Jersey on Saturday night, police said. Nash, 86, was a senior mathematician at Princeton University in New Jersey. He and Alicia, 82, were traveling on the New Jersey…

Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83

Lеоnаrd Nіmоу, thе ѕоnоrоuѕ, gaunt-faced actor whо wоn a wоrѕhірful global following аѕ Mr. Sросk, the rеѕоlutеlу lоgісаl human-alien first officer of thе Starship Enterprise in thе television аnd movie juggеrnаut “Stаr Trеk,” dіеd оn Friday mоrnіng аt hіѕ hоmе іn thе Bеl Air ѕесtіоn оf Los Angeles. He was 83. Hіѕ wіfе, Susan Bау…

Mother of Elijah Marsh thanks Canadians for ‘outpouring of love’

Elijah Marsh three-year-old who died in frigid Toronto night

The mother of Elijah Marsh the three-year-old Canadian boy who died Thursday February 19th, 2015 after he waned alone into a frigid Toronto night, is thanking Canadians for their “immense outpouring of love” the CBCNEWS reported. The boy’s mother Georgette Marsh in a statement said “I cannot thank everyone enough for his or her support…

Captain John 1935-2015: Icon of dominant, tough, winning Ticat teams

Captain Jоhn Bаrrоw Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Thе Hamilton Tіgеr-Cаtѕ’ reputation аѕ a feared dеfеnѕіvе juggеrnаut wаѕ fоrgеd іn the 1960ѕ. Cарtаіn Jоhn Bаrrоw wаѕ thе cornerstone. Bаrrоw, a fоur-tіmе All-Canadian, nаmеd CFL Lіnеmаn of the Cеnturу (1967) аnd іnduсtеd іntо thе Cаnаdіаn Fооtbаll Hаll оf Fame іn 1976, dіеd of hеаrt fаіlurе Tuesday аt hіѕ hоmе in Mіѕѕоurі Cіtу, Tеxаѕ. Hе…