Archives For Notable Deaths


Gene Wilder death: Star of Willy Wonka dies aged 83

Gene Wilder in 2008

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Jack Riley, a regular on ‘The Bob Newhart Show,’ dies at 80

AP Photo/Dan Steinberg


The McLaughlin Group host since 1982

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Police say officers responding to an alert in Telford early on Monday fired stun gun at 48-year-old former Aston Villa striker

Dalian Atkinson

Dalian Atkinson died after being shot by a police Taser near his home in Telford. Photograph: Anton Want/Getty


Fyvush Finkel, ‘Picket Fences’ and ‘Boston Public’ Actor, Dies at 93

Fyvush FinkelAP PHOTO/MICHAEL SCHMELLING  —  AUGUST 14, 2016 | 06:19PM PT


Saunders one of founding members of V Foundation

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Louisiana jazz great Pete Fountain dies at 86

Jazz Artist Pete Fountain performs in 2009 at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.