Burt Shavitz - the beekeeper and businessman best known as the face and founder of Burt's Bees - has passed away at the age of 80.

A spokesperson for the company said Shavitz was suffering from a respiratory illness and passed away at his home in Maine on Sunday, surrounded by family and friends.

Posted in: R.I.P.

Patrick Macnee, the star of 1960s cult hit TV series The Avengers among other film and TV roles, has died. He was 93 years old.

The actor died on Thursday of natural causes with his family at his bedside at his home in California, according to his website.

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