Celebrity Death

Esther Williams, the swimming champ turned famed Hollywood actress, died June 6, 2013. She passed away in her sleep, according to her publicist. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Technicolor Star Esther Williams Dies At 91

Esther Williams, the champion swimmer turned Hollywood actress, has died at 91.

CBS Miami–06/06/2013

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Jean Stapleton, Known As Edith Bunker On “All In The Family,” Dies At 90

Jean Stapleton, the stage-trained character actress who played Archie Bunker’s far better half, the sweetly naive Edith, in TV’s groundbreaking 1970s comedy “All in the Family,” has died. She was 90.

06/01/2013

Chris Kelly, (right) half of the 1990s kid rap duo behind one of the decade's most memorable songs, "Jump," has died at an Atlanta hospital of an apparent drug overdose, authorities said. He was 34.
(Source: File/CNN)

Chris Kelly Of 90s Rap Duo Kris Kross Dies

Chris Kelly, half of the 1990s kid rap duo behind one of the decade’s most memorable songs, “Jump,” has died at an Atlanta hospital of an apparent drug overdose, authorities said. He was 34.

CBS Miami–05/02/2013

Singer/Songwriter George Jones and his NATD Award during the 2012 NATD Honors at The Hermitage Hotel on November 14, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Nashville Association of Talent Directors)

George Jones, Country Superstar, Has Died At 81

George Jones, the peerless, hard-living country singer who recorded dozens of hits about good times and regrets and peaked with the heartbreaking classic “He Stopped Loving Her Today,” has died. He was 81.

CBS Miami–04/26/2013

Actor Jonathan Winters poses in the audience at the 6th annual 'TV Land Awards' on June 8, 2008.
Winters died Thursday, April 11, 2013. He was 87.  (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for TV Land)

Groundbreaking Improv Comic Jonathan Winters Dies

Jonathan Winters, the cherub-faced comedian whose breakneck improvisations and misfit characters inspired the likes of Robin Williams and Jim Carrey, has died. He was 87.

CBS4–04/12/2013

Annette Funicello died at the age of 70 on April 8, 2013. (Source: Hand Out Photo)

Annette Funicello, Mouseketeer & Film Star Dies

Annette Funicello, who became a child star as a perky, cute-as-a-button Mouseketeer on “The Mickey Mouse Club” in the 1950s, then teamed up with Frankie Avalon in a string of ’60s fun-in-the-sun movies with titles like “Beach Blanket Bingo” and “Bikini Beach,” died Monday. She was 70.

CBS4–04/08/2013

(Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images)

Private Memorials For ‘Dallas’ Star Larry Hagman

“Dallas” actor Larry Hagman will be remembered this week during private, invitation-only services in Dallas and Los Angeles.

CBS4–11/27/2012

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Actor Michael Clarke Duncan Dead At 54

Michael Clarke Duncan, the hulking, prolific character actor whose dozens of films included an Oscar-nominated performance as a death row inmate in “The Green Mile” and such other box office hits as “Armageddon,” ”Planet of the Apes” and “Kung Fu Panda,” is dead at age 54.

CBS4–09/04/2012

Actor Ron Palillo, who played goofball Horshack in the 1970s sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter, died of an apparent heart attack in Palm Beach Gardens on Tuesday, August 14, 2012. He was 63. (Photo by Rob Loud/Getty Images)

“Welcome Back, Kotter” Star Dies In S. Fla. Home

Actor Ron Palillo, who played goofy class clown Arnold Horshack on the 1970s TV series “Welcome Back, Kotter” died Tuesday at his home in Palm Beach Gardens, according to the Palm Beach Gardens Police Department.

CBS4–08/14/2012

TV veteran Sherman Hemsley, died July 25tj at age 74 at his home in El Paso, Texas. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Sherman Hemsley Of TV’s “The Jeffersons” Dies

TV veteran Sherman Hemsley, died Tuesday July 24, 2012 at age 74 at his home in El Paso, Texas.

CBS4–07/25/2012

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