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The Emmy Awards Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The most viewed memorials & obituaries in the The Emmy Awards Memorial Site.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Whitney Houston's last days were spent surrounded by family, catching up with old friends and doing a bit of what she was best known for: singing. Her death Saturday afternoon in a Beverly Hills hotel room came hours before she was scheduled to appear at an annual pre-Grammy party that introduced her to the industry decades ago and was expected to honor the six-time Grammy winner. The 48-year-old singer had been making the rounds in the days before the event,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jeanne Cooper, the enduring soap opera star who played grande dame Katherine Chancellor for nearly four decades on "The Young and the Restless," has died. She was 84. Cooper died Wednesday morning in her sleep, her son the actor Corbin Bernsen wrote on Facebook. The family confirmed the death to CBS, according to a network spokeswoman. Bernsen tweeted April 12 that his mother faced an "uphill battle" for an undisclosed illness. In subsequent days he wrote of her...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Phil Harris, the fishing boat captain whose adventures off the Alaska coast were captured on the television show "Deadliest Catch", has died, the Discovery Channel said Tuesday night. He was 53. Harris suffered what his family described as a massive stroke on Jan. 29 while the fishing vessel he captained, Cornelia Marie, was in port at St. Paul Island, Alaska. The fisherman was flown to Anchorage for surgery. The reality show, which has filmed five seasons, has...
Tim Russert Obituary (AP News)

WASHINGTON (AP) - Tim Russert, who pointedly but...

Fred Rogers Obituary (AP News)

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Fred Rogers, who gently invited...

James Arness Obituary (AP News)

James Arness, the 6-foot-6 actor who towered over...

Dick Clark Obituary (AP News)

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Dick Clark, the ever-youthful...

Rue McClanahan Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) - Rue McClanahan, the Emmy-winning...

Bea Arthur Obituary (AP News)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Beatrice Arthur, the tall,...

Amanda Davis Obituary (atlanta)

Amanda Davis, a veteran Atlanta television news...

John Ritter Obituary (AP News)

LOS ANGELES (AP) – John Ritter, whose portrayal...

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