Tag archive for ‘Dies’
By admin On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Monty Hall, Host Of 'Let's Make A Deal,' Dies At 96

Enlarge this image Monty Hall, in a 1969 photo, hosts Let’s Make A Deal. ABC Photo More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Liz Dawn dies: Tributes to Corrie's Vera Duckworth

Coronation Street actress Liz Dawn, who played Vera Duckworth in the soap for 34 years, has died. In a statement, the 77-year-old’s family said the actress died peacefully at home with relatives around her More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Fifteen to One host William G Stewart dies

William G Stewart, the former host of popular TV show Fifteen to One, has died at the age of 84. A legendary figure in UK television, Stewart was also the producer and director of The Price is Right and Family More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

'Godfather of British theatre' Sir Peter Hall dies

Sir Peter Hall, the founder of the Royal Shakespeare Company, has died aged 86. One of the most important names in British theatre, Sir Peter’s career spanned more than half a century. He was appointed director More...

By admin On Friday, September 8th, 2017

US country star dies in helicopter crash

Troy Gentry, of the country duo Montgomery Gentry, has died in a helicopter crash in New Jersey. The Federal Aviation Administration says the helicopter crashed into a wooded area on Friday afternoon while approaching More...

By admin On Monday, September 4th, 2017

Steely Dan co-founder Walter Becker dies

Walter Becker, the co-founder of US jazz rock band Steely Dan, has died at the age of 67. The guitarist and bassist’s death was announced on his official website, accompanied by a recent photo and one from More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017

X Factor star's Soul II Soul singer mum dies

The mother of X Factor star Alexandra Burke, Melissa Bell, has died, her family has announced. Bell enjoyed a long career in music, singing lead vocals for Grammy-winning act Soul II Soul. She died on Monday and More...

By admin On Sunday, August 27th, 2017

Texas Chain Saw Massacre director dies

Hollywood directors have paid tribute to Tobe Hooper, who shot horror films such as The Texas Chain Saw Massacre and Poltergeist, following his death. He died of natural causes at the age of 74 in Los Angeles on More...

By admin On Monday, August 21st, 2017

US comedian Jerry Lewis dies in Vegas aged 91

US comedian Jerry Lewis, famous for his role as The Nutty Professor, has died aged 91. Lewis, who starred in slapstick comedy films during the 1950s, died at his home in Las Vegas. “Famed comedian, actor More...

By admin On Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Jerry Lewis, Comic Icon And Titan Of Telethons, Dies At 91

Hide caption Jerry Lewis performs in Paris in 1976. Lewis, who appeared in dozens of films throughout his career, was perhaps nowhere more critically acclaimed than in France, where More...