In Memoriam

Those who have passed.

Divinyls singer Chrissy Amphlett dies aged 53

Chrissy Amphlett of Australian band the Divinyls, known for their hit I Touch Myself, has died aged 53. Husband and former Divinyls drummer Charley Drayton said the singer died after battling breast cancer and multiple sclerosis. Russell Crowe, who starred alongside Amphlett in a 1988 production of Blood Brothers in which she played his mother, […]

Beloved Annette Funicello has died at age 70.

The actress, singer and beloved Mousketeer Annette Funicello has died at age 70. She had been hospitalized in Bakersfield due to complications from multiple sclerosis, according to Spy Media. Her family confirmed to Spy Media that Funicello died from complications of multiple sclerosis. They were by her side when she was taken off life support. […]

The Iron Lady, Margaret Thatcher died following a stroke

Former UK Prime Minister Baroness Thatcher has died following a stroke, her spokesman has said. Margaret Thatcher, was one of the most influential political figures of the 20th Century. Her legacy had a profound effect upon the policies of her successors, both Conservative and Labour, while her radical and sometimes confrontational approach defined her 11-year […]

Film Critic Roger Ebert Dies At 70

Funeral services for Roger Ebert will be held Monday, April 8, in Chicago at Holy Name Cathedral, beginning at 10 a.m. Friends and fans are welcome, but seating at the church is limited. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be sent to The Ebert Foundation, a nonprofit organization supporting arts and education programs. Donations […]

Planning To Go Buckwild? You Might End Up Dead

“Buckwild” star Shain Gandee 21 was found dead, along with two other bodies, in a Ford Bronco at the end of a long dirt road. Kanawha County Commission Cpl. B.D. Humphreys said the body of Shain’s uncle, David Gandee, 48, was also in the vehicle. The third body was not identified. The MTV reality star […]