Celebrity Obit

CBS News: Omar Sharif Dead At 83Omar Sharif, the actor best known for his roles in "Lawrence of Arabia," "Doctor Zhivago" and "Funny Girl," has died. He was 83.
'Eight Is Enough' Star Dick Van Patten Dies At 86Dick 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.
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.
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.
Wizard Of Oz "Flower Pot Munchkin" Dies at 89The Land of Oz has lost another munchkin.
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.
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.
Famed Sci-Fi Author Ray Bradbury Dead At 91Ray Bradbury, the writer best known for his dystopian novel "Fahrenheit 451," died Tuesday night in Los Angeles. He was 91.
Creator Of 'Brady Bunch,' 'Gilligan's Island' DiesSherwood 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.