10:39 PM EDT 01/30/2015
Originally posted 01/30/2015 06:00AM
Rod McKuen, the scratchy-voiced poet and performer whose avalanche of lyrics and poems flooded pop culture in the '60s and '70s, died Thursday morning at a rehabilitation center in Beverly Hills. He was 81.
Originally posted 01/29/2015 08:30AM
Author Colleen McCullough, whose 1977 internationally best-selling romantic novel The Thorn Birds was the Fifty Shades of Grey of its time, died Thursday afternoon in a hospital in her native Australia, reports the Sydney Morning Herald. She was 77.
Originally posted 01/28/2015 08:00AM
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Originally posted 01/25/2015 09:35PM
Hollywood lost some of its brightest stars in 2014 – and the Screen Actors Guild Awards gave them a fitting send-off in its annual In Memoriam segment.
Originally posted 01/22/2015 09:00AM
Celebrated as the next Anna Kournikova for her talent as well as her physical beauty, Russian pro tennis player Violetta Degtiareva has died at the age of 23.
Originally posted 01/21/2015 08:00PM
Three California lawmakers announced Wednesday they have introduced right-to-die legislation in that state, spurred by the dramatic and heartbreaking story of Brittany Maynard.
Originally posted 01/19/2015 10:35AM
Dallas W. Taylor, the prolific drummer best known for his work with Crosby, Stills & Nash, died on Sunday. He was 66.
Originally posted 01/15/2015 06:00AM
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Originally posted 01/13/2015 02:45PM
Dan Diaz opens up about wife Brittany Maynard's final hours and how he's keeping her memory alive. Subscribe now to read the promise he made to her and why he's finally breaking his silence, in this exclusive PEOPLE interview.
Originally posted 01/11/2015 09:40AM
Anita Ekberg, a former Miss Sweden who will be forever linked to Rome for her iconic role in director Federico Fellini's 1960 cinematic landmark La Dolce Vita, died Sunday morning in Italy after a long illness, reports The New York Times. She was 83.
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