In Memoriam

Those who have passed.

Malcolm Young, AC/DC co-founder and guitarist, dies at 64

Malcolm Young, AC/DC co-founder and guitarist, dies at 64

  Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging anthems as “Highway to Hell,” ”Hells Bells” and “Back in Black,” has died. He was 64. AC/DC announced the death Saturday on their official Facebook page and website. A representative for the band confirmed […]

John Hillerman, Higgins on ‘Magnum, P.I.’, dead at 84

John Hillerman, Higgins on ‘Magnum, P.I.’, dead at 84

  John Hillerman, best known for his portrayal of stuffy Brit Jonathan Higgins, the foil to Tom Selleck’s unconventional detective on Magnum P.I., has died at his home in Texas from natural causes his publicist, Lori De Waal, said.  He was 84. The stage-trained actor first made an impression as arrogant radio show detective Simon Brimmer on the […]

Monty Hall, “Let’s Make A Deal” host, dies at 96

Monty Hall, “Let’s Make A Deal” host, dies at 96

Monty Hall, the smooth-talking host of “Let’s Make a Deal” died Saturday. He was 96. Sharon Hall says her father died of heart failure at his home in Beverly Hills. Born Monte Halperin in Winnipeg, Canada, Hall moved to the United States in 1955, where he worked for NBC on radio and television and later […]

Country Super Star Don Williams “The Gentle Giant” Dies At 78

Country Super Star Don Williams “The Gentle Giant” Dies At 78

The music industry is mourning the deaths of US country music stars Don Williams and Troy Gentry, who have both died on the same day. Don Williams, an award-winning country singer with love ballads like “I Believe in You,” has died. He was 78. A statement from his publicist Kirt Webster said he died Friday […]

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