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Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan dies suddenly aged 46

Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan dies suddenly aged 46 1

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…

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…

US comedian and activist Dick Gregory dies aged 84

US comedian and activist Dick Gregory dies aged 84

US comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory has died at the age of 84, his family has announced. Gregory died at hospital in Washington DC after being admitted with an undisclosed illness. The family shared the news of their “enormous sadness” in a post on social media on Saturday. From the 1960s Gregory mocked…

Official funeral for former Dominica minister Nicholson Ducreay

Official funeral for former Dominica minister Nicholson Ducreay

The government of Dominica has given the go ahead for an official funeral for Nicholson AN Ducreay. The Dominica Labour Party stalwart, who served as trade minister in EO LeBlanc’s cabinet, died on 1 July. Tomorrow has been declared as a day of national mourning, and the island’s flags will be flown at half-mast on…

Nobel laureate and political prisoner, Liu Xiaobo, dies at 61 in Chinese custody

Liu Xiaobo dies

Nobel laureate and political prisoner, Liu Xiaobo, dies at 61 while still in Chinese custodyPeace prize winner and democracy activist dies of liver cancer, after spending almost a quarter of his life behind bars in China. China is facing a barrage of international criticism for its treatment of the Nobel laureate and democracy campaigner Liu…

Owner of the Detroit Tigers Mike Ilitch Dies At Age 87

Owner of the Detroit Tigers Mike Ilitch Dies At Age 87

DETROIT (WWJ) — Owner of the Detroit Tigers and Detroit Red Wings, Mike Ilitch, died on Friday afternoon at the age of 87. Olympia Entertainment confirmed Ilitch’s passing at around 6:30 p.m. Friday evening. Ilitch was born in Detroit in 1929 to Macedonian immigrants Sotir Ilitch and Sultana Tasseff Ilitch who came to the United…

Alan Thicke dead at 69

'Growing Pains' star Alan Thicke has died at the age of 69. Thicke had a heart attack while playing hockey with his 19-year-old son Carter and was rushed to the .

We're told Alan had a heart attack while he was playing hockey with his 19-year-old son, Carter. He was transported to Providence St. Joseph's Medical Center .

Very Important Breaking News. Sorry this video is so choppy, but I kept crying during filming it. Please watch it all the way through, because I care about you and .

ET has learned the 'Growing Pains' star died of a heart attack while playing hockey with his son. More from ET:

Arnold Palmer dies at 87

Arnold Palmer was the telegenic golfer who took a staid sport to TV and to the masses )
Arnold Daniel Palmer was an American professional golfer, who is generally regarded as one of the greatest players in professional golf history. He won numerous events on both the PGA Tour and Champions Tour, dating back to 1955.
Born: September 10, 1929, Latrobe, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 25, 2016
Spouse: Kathleen Gawthrop (m. 2005), Winifred Walzer (m. 1954–1999)
Children: Amy Palmer, Peggy Palmer

Alexis Arquette Has Died at Age 47

Alexis Arquette was the brother of Patricia and David Arquette.

Alexis Arquette, a transgender actress and activist most noted for her work in “The Wedding Singer” died on Sunday at age 47, her brother Richmond Arquette .

Alexis Arquette, a transgender actress in The Wedding Singer, died Sunday at the age of 47. Brittney Hopper reports.

Actress Alexis Arquette passed away early Sunday morning in Los Angeles. Alexis was known for her transgender character, she was also the sibling of actors .

Actress Alexis Arquette dies at 47

Actress Alexis Arquette dies at 47. Actress and activist Alexis Arquette has died at the age of 47.
The transgender star – sibling of actors David, Rosanna and Patricia Arquette – died on Sunday morning.
Her other brother Richmond confirmed the news on Facebook with a press release written by Patricia. He said Arquette died while listening to David Bowie's music.
Alexis Arquette appeared in films including Pulp Fiction and The Wedding Singer.

Jack Davis dies at 91 july 27, 2016 MAD MAGAZINE Jack Davis dead at 91 RIP

Jack Davis dies at 91 july 27, 2016 MAD MAGAZINE Jack Davis dead at 91 RIP 14

27 July 2016 Jack Davis dies at 91 on july 27, 2016 MAD MAGAZINE Jack Davis dead at 91 RIP John Lennon's classic song IMAGINE – an international anthem to peace, love, justice, culture, sharing & hope for the world – honors today's RIP. Music Credit: Prelude No. 16 by Chris Zabriskie is licensed under…

BREAKING: Dozens Killed In Truck Attack In France

BREAKING: Dozens Killed In Truck Attack In France 16

A truck attack in Nice, France has killed dozens of people on Bastille Day. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. “(CNN)At least 77 people were killed Thursday night when a large truck plowed through a crowd celebrating Bastille…

Comer Cottrell the man Who Brought Jheri Curl to the Masses Dies at 82

Comer Cottrell the man Who Brought Jheri Curl to the Masses Dies at 82 20

Comer Cottrell — whose Curly Kit made the Jheri curl an insanely popular hairstyle among African-Americans in the ’70s and ’80s — has died. He was 82. Before Cottrell came along, the Jheri curl was a $200 process at a salon … but his kit sold over-the-counter for about $8.00 … and there was no…

Prominent St Lucia hotelier dead at 78

Prominent St. Lician hotelier dies

St. Lucia Wednesday paid tribute to tourism icon, Edward “Chef Harry” Joseph, who died Tuesday after a brief illness. He was 78. “The whole tourism industry will mourn the loss of Chef who was an icon in the sector and in many ways helped to shape and transform what St Lucia’s tourism is about,” said…

Robin Williams Dead In Apparent Suicide Police Reported

Robin Williams Dead In Apparent Suicide Police Reported 28

Legendary American actor and comedian Robin Williams has died at 63. Williams was found unconscious and not breathing inside his Tiburon, Calif. home on Monday, according to a Marin County Sheriff’s Office press release. The coroner’s office suspects the cause of death to be “suicide due to asphyxia.” The death was also confirmed by William’s…