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Storied Lives, Extraordinary Stories. We celebrate the lives of the people who have changed our world, from beloved entertainers to influential leaders and more.
The Fifth Beatle
"If anyone was the fifth Beatle," Paul McCartney told...
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross: Five Stages of Grief
Elisabeth Kubler-Ross, who died 10 years ago this week,...
Gene Kelly's Dancing Days
Gene Kelly made all his dance partners bring their "A"...
The Quotable Norman Schwarzkopf
Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf, the U.S. Army four-star...
The Simpsons Marathon
Starting today, cable network FXX began airing "The...
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The world’s eyes are on these newsmakers all over again, whether they’ve just passed away or are still notable many years after their deaths.
Remembering Richard Attenborough
Actor, director and producer Richard Attenborough died...
Ice Bucket Challenge Honors Gehrig's Legacy
The phenomenon known as the #ALSIceBucketChallenge has...
Remembering Journalist James Foley
Photojournalist James Foley, who was kidnapped in Syria...
Don Pardo: Voice of Saturday Night
Don Pardo has died at 96. The prolific announcer was...
Peyton Place Actor Ed Nelson Dies
Actor Ed Nelson has died at 85. Fans around the world...
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From history's iconic images to the smallest human moments, photographs bring life to our stories. See them for yourself in these slideshows
Photos: 1960s Sitcom Stars
The TV sitcom blossomed in the 1960s, and many of the...
Photos: 1980s Music Stars
Feeling totally '80s? Then this is the photo gallery...
Photos: Emmy Winners
For many actors, winning an Emmy Award marks the...
Photos: Favorite Fictional Teachers
Back-to-school season brings memories of our favorite...
Gone With the Wind Photo Gallery
In 1936 a young writer from Atlanta had her first novel...
Test your knowledge of beloved celebrities, movies, TV shows and more, or see how you compare to history's greatest figures.
Which Woodstock Icon Are You?
In August 1969, 400,000 people were in attendance at...
Vote for Your Favorite Elvis Presley Song!
Elvis Presley, who died Aug. 16, 1977, sang some of the...
The John Hughes Quiz
During his amazing career, film writer and director...
Songs of Summer: Which Is Your Favorite?
Some songs just scream summer, whether you hear them on...
What's on Your 'Bucket List'?
Many of us have compiled "bucket lists" of the things...
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We took a look in the history books to learn who made news on this date in history. View today’s notables or browse through other dates.
Died August 30
Actress Jean Seberg appeared in 34 feature films,...
Died August 29
Hollywood icons don't come much tougher than Lee...
Died August 28
Summer blockbusters today owe a debt to Robert Shaw,...
Died August 27
Blues icon Stevie Ray Vaughan is one of the most...
Died August 26
Ted Knight breathed life into one of television's...
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Grief support groups and expert advice on bereavement, funerals, condolences, mourning customs, estate planning, memorial giving, and more.
Sympathy and Condolence Advice
When someone you care about is grieving, it's hard to...
What is the difference between a memorial service and a...
Information and advice to help you cope after the death...
Guide to Writing an Obituary
Some people feel overwhelmed by the responsibility of...
Never Too Late to Send a Sympathy Note
When it comes to the difficulty of putting words to a...
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Published Date: 7/14/2013
Gerald Ford, the 38th President of the United States, would have turned 100 years old today...
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