Celebrity Obit

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.


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Shirley Temple, Iconic Child Star, Dies At 85

Shirley Temple, the dimpled, curly-haired child star who sang, danced, sobbed and grinned her way into the hearts of Depression-era moviegoers, has died, according to publicist Cheryl Kagan. She was 85.

CBS Miami–02/11/2014

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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

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

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.


Legendary science fiction author Ray Bradbury poses with his new book at a luncheon celebrating the Golden Globe nominated Best Foreign Language Film (France) 'I've Loved You So Long' at the residence of The Consul General of France-Los Angeles on January 9, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Famed Sci-Fi Author Ray Bradbury Dead At 91

Ray Bradbury, the writer best known for his dystopian novel “Fahrenheit 451,” died Tuesday night in Los Angeles. He was 91.


(Photo Credit: AP) Sherwood Schwartz,  writer-creator of two of the best-remembered TV series of the 1960s and 1970s, "Gilligan's Island" and "The Brady Bunch," died at age 94 on Tuesday, July 12, 2011..

Creator Of ‘Brady Bunch,’ ‘Gilligan’s Island’ Dies

Sherwood Schwartz, writer-creator of two of the best-remembered TV series of the 1960s and 1970s, “Gilligan’s Island” and “The Brady Bunch,” has died at age 94.