Comedic Legend Joan Rivers Dies at 81
Joan Rivers poses as she presents the "Comedy Roast with Joan Rivers" during the 25th MIPCOM in Cannes, France, Oct. 5, 2009.
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Legendary Announcer Don Pardo Dies at 96
Announcer Don Pardo is pictured on the set of "Saturday Night Live" on Dec. 11, 1993. Pardo died in Tucson, Ariz. on Aug. 18, 2014 at age 96.
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Robin Williams Dies at Age 63
Robin Williams is pictured in Santa Monica, Calif. on June 15, 2007. Williams died in Tiburon, Calif. on Aug. 11, 2014 at age 63.
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Former White House Press Secretary James Brady Dies at Age 73
James Brady gives a thumbs up during the signing of the Brady Bill on November 30, 1993 at the White House. The bill was approved by President Bill Clinton to honor Brady and mandate a five-day waiting period and background check on all U.S. gun purchases. The former White House Press Secretary was injured during an assassination attempt against President Reagan. He died at at 73.
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Actor James Garner Dead at 86
Actor James Garner at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank, California in this Jan. 31, 2005 file photo. The actor died on June 19, 2014, according to the Los Angeles police. He was 86. The actor was known for roles in "Maverick" and "The Notebook".
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Actor Eli Wallach Dead at 98
American film and television character actor Eli Wallach poses for a publicity photo for his appearance on the episode 'Dear Friends' of the series 'CBS Playhouse,' May 18, 1967. Eli Wallach died on June 24, 2014. He was 98.
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Baseball Legend Tony Gwynn Dead at 54
Tony Gwynn, number 19 of the San Diego Padres, poses for 1990's publicity photo. Gwynn spent his entire career with the Padres, from 1982-2001. He has died at the age of 54.
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Author Maya Angelou dead at 86
Portrait of poet and writer Maya Angelou in 1984.
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Actor Bob Hoskins Dead at 71
Bob Hoskins seen at St Paul's Cathedral, Nov. 3, 2009 in London, has died at age 71, his agent confirmed on April 30, 2014.
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Colombian writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who received a Nobel Prize in literature in 1982, passed away on April 17, 2014.
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The Ultimate Warrior, who was just inducted into the 2014 WWE Hall of Fame class, passed away on April 8, 2014 in Arizona.
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Peaches Geldof Died at 25
Peaches Geldof is pictured on Jan. 9, 2014 in London.
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Hollywood Legend Mickey Rooney
Entertainer Mickey Rooney waves on Capitol Hill in Washington prior to testifying about elder abuse in March 2011.
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Actor Jim Rebhorn
Actor James Rebhorn is seen in this Nov. 4, 2009 file photo taken in New York City. The actor died on March 21, 2014.
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‘Ghostbusters’ Star Harold Ramis Dies at 69
In this archival photo, Harold Ramis attends the premiere of "Purple Rain" on Jul. 26, 1984 in Hollywood, Calif.
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Muppet Creator Jim Henson's Son John Henson Has Died.
John Henson is shown dressed as 'Sweetums' on Dec.9 , 2001, and right, Henson attends the Sesame Street Workshop 35th Anniversary Gala in New York City on June 4, 2003. Cheryl Henson says her brother died of a "massive heart attack" at his home in Saugerties, New York, on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. He was 48.
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Ralph Waite, circa 1980. Waite played John Walton in the 1970s hit, "The Waltons." He died at 85, Feb. 13, 2014.
Comedy Legend Sid Caesar Dies at 91
This Oct. 25, 1999 file photo shows Sid Caesar in New York. Caesar, whose sketches lit up 1950s television with zany humor, died Feb. 12, 2014. He was 91.
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Former childhood movie star Shirley Temple has died at the age of 85.
Child actress Shirley Temple is seen in her role as "Little Miss Marker."
Sheila MacRae arrives at The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences 2004 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in North Hollywood, Calif., June 26, 2004. Sheila MacRae starred on the Broadway stage and in films, yet it was her small-screen role as the tolerant and brassy wife of a Brooklyn bus driver for which she is most remembered. MacRae, best known for playing Alice Kramden to Jackie Gleason's Ralph in the 1960s recreation of "The Honeymooners," died Thursday. She was 92.
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Phillip Seymour Hoffman poses for a portrait at The Collective and Gibson Lounge Powered by CEG, during the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, Jan. 19, 2014. Hoffman, who won the Oscar for best actor in 2006 for his portrayal of writer Truman Capote in 'Capote' was found dead in his apartment in New York on Feb 2, 2014. He was 46.
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This Sept. 21, 2013, file photo shows Pete Seeger performing on stage during the Farm Aid 2013 concert at Saratoga Performing Arts Center in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. The American troubadour, folk singer and activist Seeger died on Jan. 27, 2014, at age 94.
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This Sept. 15, 2013 photo provided by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment shows Danielle Wade, left, and Ruth Duccini at the world premiere screening of "The Wizard of Oz" in IMAX 3D in Los Angeles. Ruth Robinson Duccini, one of the original Munchkins from the 1939 movie "The Wizard of Oz," died on Jan. 16, 2014. She was 95.
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This Oct. 2, 1978 file photo shows Russell Johnson, as the professor, posing during filming of a two-hour reunion show, "The Return from Gilligan's Island," in Los Angeles. Johnson died on Jan. 16, 2014, at his home in Washington State of natural causes. He was 89.
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Dave Madden is seen in this undated file photo, circa 1970. The actor was best-known for his role as the grumpy manager on "The Partridge Family". He died on Jan. 16, 2014.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon speaks during a press conference in his offices in this Nov. 21, 2005 file photo taken in Jerusalem, Israel. Sharon died on Jan. 11, 2014.
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