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Shoeshiner: Albert Lexie from Monessen died on October 16, 2018, at the age of 76.

Albert Lexie was a shoeshiner from Monessen, Pennsylvania

Albert Lexie was a shoeshiner from Monessen, Pennsylvania, United States, who was known for his donations to charity. Lexie worked at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh since the early 1980s. As of February 2013, he had donated $200,000 throughout his career to the Free Care Fund, more than a third of his lifetime salary. Lexie…

Paul Allen Microsoft co-founder dies at age 65

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is dead at age 65

Paul Allen Microsoft co-founder is dead at age 65 from complications of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. He had revealed the disease’s return only two weeks ago, after previously being treated for it in 2009. He had said he and his doctors were “optimistic” about treatment. His Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates said: “I am heartbroken by the passing of…

US Rapper Mac Miller Found dead at Home He Was Age 26

US Rapper Mac Miller Found dead

US rapper Mac Miller found dead at his California home, a Los Angeles a coroner confirmed on Saturday, September 8th, 2018. According to media reports, the 26-year-old, who was open about his substance abuse, died from a possible overdose. The rapper, whose real name was Malcolm James McCormick, rose to fame after topping US charts…

Actor Burt Reynolds Who’s Acting Career That Span Over Many Years Dead at 82

Actor Burt Reynolds Who's Acting Career That Span Over Many Years Dead at 82 5

Actor Burt Reynolds has died at the age of 82 years old. Nobody was more prominent than Burt Reynolds back in the late 1970s. He stared in many movie and films during his long acting career. Born Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. on February 11, 1936, was an American actor, director, and producer. He first rose…

Playwright Neil Simon died at 91 He Was Known As The Master Of Comedy

Playwright Neil Simon died at 91

Playwright Neil Simon died at 91. The master of comedy most famous works included Tony Award-winning The Odd Couple, Biloxi Blues and Lost in Yonkers Neil’s. His laugh-filled hits also included Barefoot in the Park and his Brighton Beach trilogy dominated Broadway for decades. According to Bill Evans, Neil’s longtime friend and spokesperson for the Shubert Organization, Simon died early…

John McCain prisoner of war presidential candidate dead at 81

John McCain, prisoner of war, presidential candidate

John McCain, prisoner of war, presidential candidate and one of the most influential American politicians of his generation, has died after suffering from brain cancer. The six-term senator from Arizona had been absent from Washington since last December but remained outspoken to the end, railing against Donald Trump and urging defense of the post-war liberal…

United Nations Former secretary-general Kofi Annan died today at 80.

United Nations Former secretary-general Kofi Annan died today at 80. 10

United Nations Former secretary-general Kofi Annan died today Saturday, August 18, 2018, at the age of 80. He received the Nobel Peace Prize laureate jointly with the United Nations (UN) for their for a better organized and more peaceful world., The Ghanaian diplomat passed away at a hospital in the Swiss capital, Bern, on Saturday…

Legendary Soul Singer Aretha Franklin Died at 76

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Legendary Soul Singer Aretha Franklin Died The lady best known as the queen of soul died at her home in Detroit at the age of 76. Aretha Franklin, born to a preacher, developed to be a powerhouse in the music world. She is known for hits like Respect and Think. The legendary soul singer was diagnosed with…

West Indian American Day Carnival Association president dies | August 2018

West Indian American Day Carnival Association

STATEMENT BY THE CARIBBEAN TOURISM ORGANIZATION ON THE PASSING OF WILLIAM ‘BILL’ HOWARD PRESIDENT, WEST INDIAN AMERICAN DAY CARNIVAL ASSOCIATION (WIADCA)   BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (13 August 2018) – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) expresses its sadness at the sudden passing of William ‘Bill’ Howard, the president of the West Indian American Day Carnival Association (WIADCA).…

Charlotte Rae dead at 92 years old | She was American character actress

Charlotte Rae dead at 92 years old

Charlotte Rae was an American character actress, comedienne, singer and dancer whose career spanned some six decades. Charlotte Rae dead at 92 years old She was recognized for her portrayal of Edna Garrett in the sitcoms Diff’rent Strokes and its spin-off, The Facts of Life (in which she held the starring part from 1979–1986). She…

Steve Ditko, Co-Creator of Spider-Man and Doctor Strange, Dies at 90

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Comic book legend Steve Ditko has died. He was 90.  Ditko, who co-created Marvel characters Spider-Man (in 1962) and Doctor Strange (in 1963) with Stan Lee, died in New York, according to multiple reports  A spokesperson for the New York Police Department did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment  The comic book artist was found…

Joe Jackson dies

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JOE JACKSON HAS DIED. HE WAS THE PATIRACH BEHIND THE INTENSELY TALENTED “JACKSON” FAMILY. ANDREW: JACSKON WAS HOSPITALIZED LAST WEEK WITH TERMINAL CANCER. HE PASSED AWAY INSIDE HIS LOS ANGELES HOME THIS MORNING. JACKSON HELPED LAUNCH THE MUSIC CAREERS OF HIS CHILDREN, MOST NOTABLY MICHAEL, THE REST OF THE JACKSON FIVE AND JANET. HIS DEATH…

BREAKING: Charles Krauthammer Just Released Statement – Days From Dying

Charles Krauthammer

Charles Krauthammer has spent some beautiful moments as a much loved and appreciated Fox News Channel commentary personality. He sacrificed a career in psychiatry to take on his new exciting tasks, but that ended up getting him a Pulitzer prize. His words were heard or read by millions and enjoyed throughout the years, but it…

Anthony Bourdain dies at 61

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STORYTELLER ANTHONY BOURDAIN HAS DIED. THE CREATIVE MIND BEHIND CNN’S PARTS UNKNOWN WAS IN FRANCE FILMING AN UPCOMING EPISODE WHEN HE TOOK HIS OWN LIFE. ALEX MARQUARDT LOOKS BACK ON BOURDAIN’S INCREDIBLE JOURNEY HERE ON EARTH. “TO ME, ONE OF LIFE’S GREAT JOYS IS CHEESE.” FOR ANTHONY BOURDAIN THE RECIPE FOR UNDERSTANDING PEOPLE, UNDERSTANDING CULTURES AROUND…

American novelist Philip Roth dies at 85

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Philip Roth, the prolific, protein, and often blackly comic novelist who was a pre-eminent figure in 20th-century literature, died on Tuesday night at a hospital in Manhattan. He was 85. The cause of his death was congestive heart failure, said writer Judith Thurman, a close friend. In the course of a very long career, Mr.…

Canadian actress Margot Kidder ( Lois Lane ) dies aged 69

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The Canadian-born actress Margot Kidder, famously known for her role as Lois Lane in the Superman series, died Sunday, May 13, 2018. She was 69 years-old. The report of her death came from a funeral home in Livingston, Montana, the city where the actress lived. Kidder in the 1970s and 1980s rose to prominence starring…

Canadian MP Gord Brown dies in Office after a heart attack in Parliament Hill

Canadian MP Gord Brown dies in Office after a heart attack in Parliament Hill 40

Canadian MP Gord Brown, 57, dies in Office on Tuesday, May 2, 2018, bring the number 322 of Canadian MPs who have passed while still an active member of parliament. Tears and tributes flowed in a solemn House of Commons as MPs honored the longtime Conservative MP Gord Brown. Brown a strenuous advocate, a passionate politician and a…

Nazi Death Camp Survivor Henri Landwirth Dead at Age 91

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The Nazi Camp survivor Henri Landwirth who created the whimsical wonderland of Give-Kids The World for critically ill children, died late Monday, April 16, 2018, at age 91. Born in Belgium in 1927, Henri Landwirth the Nazi imprisoned him at the age of 13 where he remained until age 18. The Nazi also separated him from his twin sister, killed his…

Mini-Me Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49

Mini-Me Austin Powers actor Verne Troyer dies aged 49

  Verne Troyer, known for playing Mini-Me in the Austin Powers films, dead at the age of 49 years. Troyer was only 2ft 8in that is (81cm) tall. He played Griphook in the famous first Harry Potter film series. Aa post on his official Facebook page read stated that “It is with great sadness and incredibly…

Swedish-born producer Avicii and DJ, dead at 28

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Swedish-born producer Avicii quit touring in 2016, but continued to make music in studio Avicii, the Grammy-nominated electronic dance DJ who performed sold-out concerts for feverish fans around the world and also had the great success on United States pop radio airways died Friday, April, 20th. He was only 28 years-old. “It is with profound…