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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Johnnie L. Cochran Jr., who became a legal superstar after helping clear O.J. Simpson during a sensational murder trial in which he uttered the famous quote "If it doesn't fit, you must acquit," died Tuesday. He was 67. Cochran died of a brain tumor at his home in Los Angeles, his family said. "C ertainly, Johnnie's career will be noted as one marked by 'celebrity' cases and clientele," his family said in a statement. "But he and his family were most proud of the...
Ray Manzarek, a founding member of the 1960s rock group The Doors whose versatile and often haunting keyboards complemented Jim Morrison's gloomy baritone and helped set the mood for some of rock's most enduring songs, has died. He was 74. Manzarek died Monday in Rosenheim, Germany, surrounded by his family, said publicist Heidi Robinson-Fitzgerald. She said the musician's manager, Tom Vitorino, confirmed Manzarek died after being stricken with bile duct cancer. The Doors' original...
NEW YORK (AP) - An actor who for two decades played a scheming patriarch on the daytime drama "General Hospital" has died in Los Angeles. ABC says John Ingle was 84. Ingle took over the role as the ruthless Edward Quartermaine in 1993 and made his final appearance in an episode airing last week. He died Sunday. In a career spanning more than 30 years he had acting credits in TV shows including "Days of Our Lives," ''Big Love" and "The Drew Carey Show" and in films such as "Batman and...
Anne Bancroft Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) - Anne Bancroft, who won the 1962...

Mike Connors Obituary (AP News)

Mike Connors, the B-movie actor who found...

John Wooden Obituary (AP News)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Wooden, college...

Bruce Woolpert Obituary (santacruzsentinel)

Bruce Woolpert, 61, died in a boating accident on...

David McGowan Obituary (LATimes)

A lifelong Angeleno, David was born in Torrance...

Joel Siegel Obituary (AP News)

NEW YORK (AP) _ Joel Siegel, a longtime movie...

Hiroshi Iwamaye Obituary (APP)

Dr. Hiroshi Iwamaye, M.D., OB-GYN Middletown...

Neil BARRY Obituary (LATimes)

January 24, 1931 - March 15, 2014 Neil Barry,...

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