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

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

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

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

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

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, 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

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

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…

Former First Lady Barbara Bush Has Died At Age 92; Tributes Pour In | TODAY

The former United States first lady and literacy campaigner, Barbara Bush, died at the age of 92. She was the matriarchal figure of a political dynasty that included two presidents – her husband George HW Bush and son George W Bush. Mrs. Bush, the first lady of 1989 to 1993, was in declining health for…

The Caribbean Tourism Region Mourns

The Caribbean Tourism Organization and the Caribbean region mourns the lost a great representative with the untimely passing of Bonita Morgan, director of resource mobilization and development, who died on Friday morning 6 April in the United States, where she was undergoing treatment for cancer. Bonita, who had been with the CTO since April 1996,…

Tragedy Hit a Junior Hockey Team Leaving 14 Dead

Tragedy Hit a Junior Hockey Team Leaving 14 Dead

Tragedy hit a junior hockey team in Saskatchewan, Canada, leaving 14 dead and many others injured as a result of a deadly bus crash, on Friday, afternoon, April 6, 2018. According to RCMP Inspector, Ted Munro, fourteen people traveling on the bus dead with 14 hospitalized, after the bus carrying the junior hockey team to…

James F. Holland, Trailblazing Cancer Researcher, Dies At 72

Dr. James F. Holland, a founding father of chemotherapy who helped pioneer a lifesaving drug treatment for pediatric leukemia patients, died on Thursday, March 29th, 2018 at his home in Scarsdale, N.Y. was 92. His son, Steven, said, respiratory failure caused his father’s death. Dr. Holland together with his medical collaborators in the 1950s was…

Television Evangelist Billy Graham Dead At 99

REVEREND BILLY GRAHAM DIED THIS MORNING AT THE AGE OF 99, HE WAS CREDITED WITH BRINGING THE BORN-AGAIN MOVEMENT INTO THE AMERICAN MAINSTREAM, THE INDUSTRY STARTED IN CHICAGO’S WESTERN SUBURBS. HE WAS LISTED AS ONE OF THE 100 MOST IMPORTANT AMERICANS FOR THE 20th CENTURY. HE WAS INSPIRED AS A TEENAGER. CHRIST CAME INTO MY LIFE…

Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dies suddenly aged 46

Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dies suddenly aged 46 The Cranberries lead singer Dolores O’Riordan died suddenly at the age of 46, her publicist confirmed. The Irish musician, originally from Limerick, led the band to international success in the 90s with singles including Linger and Zombie. A statement from her publicist said: “The lead singer with…

Dick Van Dyke Show star Rose Marie dies aged 94

Dick Van Dyke Show star Rose Marie dies aged 94

Actress Rose Marie, who worked for nearly a century in theatre, film, TV and radio, has died aged 94. An official post on her Twitter account read: “It is with broken hearts that we share the terribly sad news that our beloved Rose Marie passed away this afternoon.” Born Rose Marie Mazetta on August 15…

Actor and singer Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle, dies at 87

Actor and singer Jim Nabors

Jim Nabors, a comic actor who found fame in the role of the amiable bumpkin Gomer Pyle in two hit television shows of the 1960s while pursuing a second career as a popular singer with a booming baritone voice, died on Thursday at his home in Honolulu. He was 87. His husband, Stan Cadwallader, confirmed…

US rock star musician Tom Petty dies aged 66

US rock star musician Tom Petty dies aged 66

Frontman of the Heartbreakers died on Monday night in Los Angeles after he suffered a cardiac arrest Tom Petty, the rock musician whose hits included American Girl and I Won’t Back Down, has died in California aged 66 after suffering cardiac arrest. Petty was reportedly rushed to the UCLA Santa Monica hospital after being found…