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Buzzcocks Co-Founder Pete Shelley Dies at 63

Buzzcocks Co-Founder Pete Shelley Dies at 63

Dec 7
Pete Shelley, the singer-songwriter and co-founder of the punk band the Buzzcocks, has died at age 63.

Philip Bosco, Tony-Winning Actor, Dies at 88

Philip Bosco, Tony-Winning Actor, Dies at 88

Dec 5
Philip Bosco, the Tony Award-winning actor known for his roles in films "Working Girl" and "The Savages," has died. He was 88.

George H.W. Bush, 'Kinder and Gentler' President, Dies at 94

George H.W. Bush, 'Kinder and Gentler' President, Dies at 94

By Michael Graczyk | Dec 1
George Herbert Walker Bush, who died at age 94, was a congressman, an ambassador to the United Nations and envoy to China, chairman of the Republican National Committee, director of the CIA, two-term vice president and, finally, president.

'SpongeBob' Creator Stephen Hillenburg Dies at 57

'SpongeBob' Creator Stephen Hillenburg Dies at 57

By Andrew Dalton | Nov 28
Stephen Hillenburg, who used his dual loves of drawing and marine biology to spawn the absurd undersea world of "SpongeBob SquarePants," has died, Nickelodeon announced Tuesday.

Oprah Winfrey's Mother, Vernita Lee, Dies at 83

Oprah Winfrey's Mother, Vernita Lee, Dies at 83

Nov 26
Oprah Winfrey's mother, Vernita Lee, has died at the age of 83.

Madison Bishop Morlino Dies at 71 from Apparent Heart Attack

Madison Bishop Morlino Dies at 71 from Apparent Heart Attack

Nov 26
Madison Bishop Robert C. Morlino, whose backing of conservative Catholic Church teachings often put him at odds with liberal members of his Wisconsin diocese, has died. He was 71.

Oscar-Winning Director Bernardo Bertolucci Dies at 77

Oscar-Winning Director Bernardo Bertolucci Dies at 77

By Nicole Winfield | Nov 26
Italian film-maker Bernardo Bertolucci, who won Oscars with "The Last Emperor" and whose erotic drama "Last Tango in Paris" enthralled and shocked the world, died Monday. He was 77.

Magician and Actor Ricky Jay, of 'Boogie Nights,' Dies at 72

Magician and Actor Ricky Jay, of 'Boogie Nights,' Dies at 72

By Bernard Condon | Nov 25
Ricky Jay, a magician, historian of oddball entertainers and actor who appeared in "Boogie Nights" and other films, has died. He was 72.

Kim Porter's Family Remember Her as 'A Special Angel'

Kim Porter's Family Remember Her as 'A Special Angel'

Nov 25
The family of Kim Porter released a statement honoring her life a day after Thanksgiving, saying "although we've lost our best friend, God has gained a special angel and we know she is watching over us."

British Film Director Nicolas Roeg Dies at age 90

British Film Director Nicolas Roeg Dies at age 90

By Gregory Katz | Nov 24
Nicolas Roeg, the prominent British film director known for making provocative films and working with rock stars Mick Jagger and David Bowie over a six-decade career, has died. He was 90.

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