Thursday, April 17, 2014


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Legends & Legacies

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Peter Ustinov: The Storyteller

Peter Ustinov: The Storyteller


Peter Ustinov loved to make people laugh, using his quick wit, natural storytelling ability and gift for mimicry to good effect during his 60-year career...

Our Favorite Tramp: Charlie Chaplin

Our Favorite Tramp: Charlie Chaplin


Charlie Chaplin wore many hats in his life: actor, director, comedian, writer, producer, mogul and pariah. But the most beloved of his hats was a simple bowler that transformed Chaplin into his beloved, timeless Little Tramp...

Hu Yaobang and Tiananmen Square

Hu Yaobang and Tiananmen Square


Twenty-five years ago a former high-ranking official in China's communist government died of a sudden heart attack. On the eve of the man's funeral less than a week later, 100,000 students protested in Beijing's Tiananmen Square...

What to Say – and Not Say – to the Bereaved

When someone you care about is grieving, it's hard to find the right words. Learn how to write a condolence note and get tips on providing comfort and support in times of loss.
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What You Need to Know Before the Funeral

Get expert advice on funeral and memorial service planning, funeral customs in different faiths, what to wear to a funeral, and more.
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How to Write an Obituary or Eulogy

Writing an obituary or eulogy can be a daunting task, but our experts are here to help. Get advice on what (and who) to include in the obituary, how to write a meaningful eulogy, and more.
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2014 Memorial Site
2014 Remembering celebrities who died and the year's notable deaths
Veterans Memorial Site | Image Source: Flickr Creative Commons/Beverly & Pack
Veterans Paying tribute to veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces
Washington Mudslide Memorial Site | AP Photo / Ted S. Warren
Washington Mudslide Dedicated to all who died in the mudslide near Oso, Wash.