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Actress and Director Penny Marshall Dies at Age 75

Actress and Director Penny Marshall Dies at Age 75

Dec 18
Penny Marshall, who starred in "Laverne & Shirley" before becoming one of the top-grossing female directors in Hollywood, has died. She was 75.

Oscar-Nominated Actress Sondra Locke Dies at 74

Oscar-Nominated Actress Sondra Locke Dies at 74

By Andrew Dalton | Dec 14
Actress and director Sondra Locke, who was nominated for an Academy Award for her first film role in 1968's "The Heart is a Lonely Hunter" and went on to co-star in six films with Clint Eastwood, has died.

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.

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