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Television Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

In the 20th century, Television became the dominant communications medium and, though viewers are increasingly migrating to online and mobile viewing platforms, there's no sign TV is going anywhere soon. The death of a well-known TV personality can leave us with a collective sense of loss and feelings of nostalgia for the shows and people we grew up watching. This memorial site was created to honor and remember TV figures who have impacted our lives.
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11/26/1919 - 1/20/2015

Remembering the life, death and television legacy of Melvin Gordon

CHICAGO (AP) — Melvin Gordon, who helped turn the enduring popularity of the humble Tootsie Roll into a candy empire, has died. He was 95. The longtime Tootsie Roll Industries Inc. chairman and CEO died Tuesday in Boston after a brief illness, said Brooke Vane, a spokeswoman for the company's public relations firm. Gordon ran the Chicago-based confectioner for 53 years, overseeing the manufacture of 64 million Tootsie Rolls a day and other sweets including Junior Mints, Charleston Chews...
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