Celebrity Death

Omar Sharif on October 20, 2012 in London, England. 
Sharif died Friday July 10, 2015 at the age of 83.  (Photo by Stuart Wilson/Getty Images)

CBS News: Omar Sharif Dead At 83

Omar Sharif, the actor best known for his roles in “Lawrence of Arabia,” “Doctor Zhivago” and “Funny Girl,” has died. He was 83.

CBS Miami–07/10/2015

Actor Dick Van Patten attends the Farrah Fawcett 5th Anniversary Reception at the Farrah Fawcett Foundation on June 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. He died Tuesday, June 23, 2015 in Santa Monica, California, of complications from diabetes. He was 86.
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‘Eight Is Enough’ Star Dick Van Patten Dies At 86

Dick Van Patten, the genial, round-faced comic actor who premiered on Broadway as a child, starred on television in its infancy and then, in middle age, found lasting fame as the patriarch on TV’s “Eight is Enough,” has died.


Actor Don Pardo arrives at the Academy Of Televison Arts & Sciences' 19th Annual Hall Of Fame Induction at the Beverly Hills Hotel on January 20, 2010 in Beverly Hills, California. 
Pardo died Monday, August 18, 2014 at the age of 96.
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Longtime ‘SNL’ Announcer Don Pardo Dies At 96

Few would recognize his face, but most would know his voice: that booming baritone that for nearly four decades would introduce the lineups on “Saturday Night Live.” Don Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose resonant voice-over style was widely imitated and became the standard in the field, died Monday in Arizona at the age of 96.


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Daughter: Actress Ruby Dee Dead At 91

Ruby Dee, an acclaimed actress and civil rights activist whose versatile career spanned stage, radio television and film, has died at age 91, according to her daughter.


2012 TCM Classic Film Festival Opening Night Premiere Of The 40th Anniversary Restoration Of "Cabaret" - Arrivals

Iconic Hollywood Actor Mickey Rooney Dies At 93

Mickey Rooney’s approach to life was simple: “Let’s put on a show!” He spent nine decades doing it, on the big screen, on television, on stage and in his extravagant personal life.


Guitarist Phil Everly attends the Buddy

Phil Everly, Half Of Pioneer Rock Duo, Dies At 74

There is no more beautiful sound than the voices of siblings swirled together in high harmony, and when Phil and Don Everly combined their voices with songs about yearning, angst and loss, it changed the world.


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Best-selling Author Tom Clancy Has Died At Age 66

Tom Clancy, whose high-tech, Cold War thrillers such as “The Hunt for Red October” and “Patriot Games” made him the most widely read and influential military novelist of his time, has died. He was 66.

CBS Miami–10/02/2013

Elmore Leonard, seen here at the 70th Annual Peabody Awards aon May 23, 2011 in New York City, Author Elmore Leonard died August 20th. He was 87,
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Best-Selling Author Elmore Leonard Dies At 87

Elmore Leonard, the beloved crime novelist whose acclaimed best-sellers and the movies made from them chronicled the violent deaths of many a thug and con man, has died. He was 87.


Actress Karen Black, 
seen here in 2012 at the premiere of "Hitchcock," died Thursday, August 8, 2013 at the age of 74.
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Karen Black, Who Appeared In More Than 100 Films, Dead At 74

Karen Black, the prolific actress who appeared in more than 100 movies and was featured in such counterculture favorites as “Easy Rider,” ”Five Easy Pieces” and “Nashville,” has died in Los Angeles.

CBS Miami–08/09/2013

Margaret Pellegrini (right) seen here in 2005, was the "Flower Pot" Munchkin.  She died in Arizona on August 7, 2013. She was 89. (Photo by Matthew Simmons/Getty Images)

Wizard Of Oz “Flower Pot Munchkin” Dies at 89

The Land of Oz has lost another munchkin.

CBS Miami–08/07/2013