Former New York City Mayor Ed Koch has died. He was 88. Spokesman George Arzt said Koch died at 2 a.m. at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia hospital of congestive heart failure.
Conrad Bain, a veteran stage and film actor who became a star in middle age as the kindly white adoptive father of two young African-American brothers in the TV sitcom “Diff’rent Strokes,” has died.
TV veteran Sherman Hemsley, died Tuesday July 24, 2012 at age 74 at his home in El Paso, Texas.
Beverly Phillips made herself heard during her four terms as a Metro-Dade commissioner. Known for her commitment to public service and no-nonsense style, Phillips died of natural causes in her Weston home on Wednesday.
Jane Russell, the tall, voluptuous brunette who was one of the biggest stars of the 1940s and ’50s, has died at age 89.