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Actress Ruth Duccini, Munchkin Town Lady in "The Wizard of Oz", died January 16, 2014. She was 95.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘Wizard of Oz’ Munchkin Ruth Robinson Duccini Dies

Ruth Robinson Duccini, the last of the original female Munchkins from the 1939 movie “The Wizard of Oz,” has died. She was 95.

CBS Miami–01/17/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 19: Ed Koch attends the renaming of the Queensboro Bridge in his honor at The Water Club Restaurant on May 19, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by JP Yim/Getty Images)

Legendary NYC Mayor Passes Away

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.

CBS Miami–02/01/2013

Conrad Bain, seen here attending the TV Land Awards 2003 at the Hollywood Palladium on March 2, 2003 in Hollywood, California. He died Monday Jan. 14th, 2013 of natural causes in his hometown of Livermore, Calif., according to his daughter, Jennifer Bain. He was 89.
 (Photo by Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Conrad Bain Of ‘Diff’rent Strokes’ Dead At 89

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.

CBS4–01/16/2013

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

(Source: Miami Herald)

Former Dade Commissioner Beverly Phillips Dies At 83

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.

CBS4–07/02/2011

JANE RUSSELL

Jane Russell, Star Of ’40s And ’50s Films, Dies

Jane Russell, the tall, voluptuous brunette who was one of the biggest stars of the 1940s and ’50s, has died at age 89.

CBS4–03/01/2011

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