2018 Celebrity Deaths

We remember celebrities we've lost this year.
George HW Bush

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Saturday | 12.15.2018

BORN TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Born December 14

By: Legacy Staff

Patty Duke (Getty/ABC)

Patty Duke may be remembered best for playing the teenage twins on the classic sitcom "The Patty Duke Show." We remember Duke's life today as well as the lives

DIED TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Died December 14

By: Legacy Staff

Peter O'Toole  (Photo by Asher/Express/Getty Images)

Peter O'Toole was nominated a record eight times for an Academy Award and never won, making him the most nominated actor never to have received the coveted stat

DIED TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Died December 1

By: Legacy Staff

Claude Jade (Getty Images)

During her 30 years in film, Claude Jade brought life and love to the screen through her portrayal of Christine Darbon in the films of Francois Truffaut

DIED TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Died December 12

By: Legacy Staff

Peter Boyle (Photo by Donato Sardella/WireImage)

Peter Boyle made audiences laugh throughout his Emmy-winning acting career. Today we remember him and other notable people who died this day in history

BORN TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Born December 3

By: Legacy Staff

Andy Williams (Getty)

Andy Williams was a phenomenon, a singing sensation with 17 gold and three platinum albums to bear testament to just how much his fans loved him

DIED TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Died December 2

By: Legacy Staff

Desi Arnaz (Getty/Archive Photos)

Desi Arnaz played many roles during his life: actor, musician, father, husband, producer, and co-creator of television reruns through his groundbreaking comedy

BORN TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Born November 30

By: Legacy Staff

Dick Clark (Getty/ABC/ABC Photo Archives)

Dick Clark was America's oldest teenager, or at least that's how it appeared thanks to his youthful appearance and a lifetime spent introducing us to the newest

BORN TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Born December 11

By: Legacy Staff

Big Mama Thornton (Getty)

Big Mama Thornton sang the blues as few others before or since. We remember her life today as well as the lives of other notable people who were born this

BORN TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Born December 4

By: Legacy Staff

Dennis Wilson (Photo by Fin Costello/Redferns)

Drummer Dennis Wilson is known best as one of the founders of the Beach Boys along with his older brother Brian and his younger brother Carl

DIED TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Died December 3

By: Legacy Staff

Gwendolyn Brooks (AP Photo)

When Gwendolyn Brooks was still in high school, her mother drove her to meet the poet Langston Hughes, an important figure in the Harlem Renaissance, who encour

DIED TODAY IN HISTORY ›

Died November 30

By: Legacy Staff

Paul Walker (Photo by William Volcov/BrazilPhotoPress/LatinContent/Getty Images)

Paul Walker loved fast cars on and off the big screen – in the movies, he was a star of "The Fast and the Furious" franchise, appearing in six of the seven