He graduated from Brooklyn's James Madison High School with the Class of 1946. Romero, director of the 1968 horror film "Night of the Living Dead," died July 16, 2017, according to his manager, Chris Roe. According to Roe, Romero died after battling lung cancer. Romero passed away on Sunday, July 16, listening to the score of 'The Quiet Man,' one of his all-time favorite films, with his wife, Suzanne Desrocher Romero, and daughter, Tina Romero at his side," Roe's statement to Deadline read."True Blood" actor Nelsan Ellis died July 8, 2017, HBO confirmed.Our thoughts and prayers are with his beautiful family, his band-mates and his many friends." Brooklyn native Martin Landau died July 15, 2017, at the age of 89, his publicist said.
2, 2017, at age 66, his long-time manager Tony Dimitriades said in a statement.
Petty had a heart attack and was found unconscious at his home in Malibu.
"Nelsan was a long-time member of the HBO family whose groundbreaking portrayal of Lafayette will be remembered fondly within the overall legacy of 'True Blood.' Nelsan will be dearly missed by his fans and all of us at HBO." Known to fans as Lafayette Reynolds on the vampire series, Ellis also appeared in "The Help," "Elementary," "Get on Up," "Little Boxes" and "The Butler." Joan Lee, wife of Marvel Comics' Stan Lee, died on July 6, 2017, in Los Angeles after reportedly suffering a stroke earlier in the week. The former British hat model was married to Lee for 69 years.
The couple lived in New York City when Lee started working for Marvel Comics and moved to California in 1981.
30, 2017, at age 96 at his home in Beverly Hills, Calif., his son said. 19, 2017, one of his daughters, Christi La Motta, announced. La Motta, "The Bronx Bull," was portrayed by Robert De Niro in the 1980 Martin Scorsese-directed city-set film "Raging Bull" focused on his time in the ring. Vincent Pastore, who starred alongside him in the "Sopranos," announced his death on Facebook. Thomas was known best for his comedic roles in "Murphy Brown" and "Cheers," in which he played Rhea Perlman's husband, Eddie Le Bec.
Richard Hall said his father likely died of heart failure. In this undated photo, Hefner and his girlfriend Barbi Benton are welcomed by "Bunny Girls" from the London Playboy Club, on their arrival at Heathrow Airport aboard his private DC 9 jetliner, which bears the Playboy logo. According to TMZ, he died in a nursing home after suffering from pneumonia. Stanton most recently appeared on TV in the David Lynch reboot of "Twin Peaks" and he'll appear in "Lucky," set for release Sept. His early roles include 1979's "Alien" and 1984's "Paris, Texas" and "Repo Man." "Sopranos" and "Goodfellas" actor Frank Vincent died on Sept. According to a TMZ report, Vincent was undergoing heart surgery after suffering a heart attack and died due to complications. Windsor's successful challenge to a federal law that had defined marriage in the eyes of the U. government as between one man and one woman helped pave the way for gay marriage nationwide. Born in New York City, Becker helped write such '70s hits as "Reelin' in the Years," "Do It Again," "Rikki Don't Lose That Number" and "Deacon Blues." Actor Jay Thomas, who had been fighting cancer, died on Aug. Comedic actor-filmmaker Jerry Lewis died Sunday at age 91.
Linkin Park rose to fame in the early 2000s with hits like "Numb" and "In the End." The band was set to perform at Citi Field on July 28.
The CEO of WB Records, Cameron Strang, said in a statement: "Chester Bennington was an artist of extraordinary talent and charisma, and a human being with a huge heart and a caring soul.
Above, Rose Marie and comedian Carl Reiner attend a tribute to Reiner on April 5, 2008 in Culver City, Calif. Ryan Urich told Variety that his mother had brain cancer. 30, 2017, at the age of 87, his husband Stan Cadwallader said. C." Nabors died "peacefully at his home" in Hawaii. 25, 2017, at the age of 89, his son, director Ron Howard, announced on Twitter. "He stood especially tall 4 his ability to balance ambition w/great personal integrity. Cassidy had entered a Florida hospital for treatment of liver failure. She "passed away peacefully at her California home surrounded by love," her husband Franklin Lett and her family said in a statement.
Best known for her portrayal of Louisa von Trapp, the second oldest daughter in the 1965 classic "The Sound of Music," Heather Menzies-Urich died on Dec. "She was not in any pain but, nearly four weeks after her diagnosis of terminal brain cancer, she had enough and took her last breath on this earth at p.m." Reggie Ossé, the host of the "Combat Jack Show" podcast, died on Dec. The hip-hop lawyer, with high-profile clients including Jay-Z and Sean Combs, highlighted his love of the artistic side of music with his podcast, also a magnet for luminaries in rap. The actor was known best for his recurring role on "The Andy Griffith Show" in the 1960s and later for "Gomer Pyle, U. A depression-era farm boy, his passion for acting changed the course of our family history. Rance was known best for his roles in "Apollo 13" and "A Beautiful Mind." David Cassidy, the singer and actor who became a teen heartthrob after starring in "The Partridge Family" in the 1970s, died Nov. Singer Della Reese, who starred as Tess on "Touched By an Angel," died on Nov. After spending nearly a half-century in prison, Charles Manson died of natural causes on Nov.
A comedian who decried racism after becoming one of the first black comics to perform for white audiences, Gregory died on Saturday, Aug. Country singer Glen Campbell died in Nashville on Aug. Campbell, who was known for hits including "Rhinestone Cowboy," had suffered from Alzheimer's disease.