Moses Malone Dies; NBA Legend Was 60
Three-time NBA MVP and Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone has passed away at the age of 60.
His death was confirmed this morning by a statement from the Philadelphia 76ers, whom Malone led to an NBA championship in 1983. No cause of death was given.
Kerry Simon Dies; Celebrity Chef Was 60 Years Old
Kerry Simon, a former Iron Chef star known by his peers as the “Rock ’n’ Roll Chef,” died on Friday morning succumbing to Multiple System Atrophy.
He was 60 years old.
Tyler Sash Dies; Super Bowl Champion Was 27
We are saddened to report that former New York Giants safety and Super Bowl champion Tyler Sash has died. Iowa State’s medical examiner’s office confirmed the 27-year-old’s death yesterday, September 8.
Jean Darling Dies; Silent Film Actress Was 93
Jean Darling, a legendary actress who began working in the then-fledgling industry all the way back in 1926 (!), has passed away at the age of 93.
Dex Osama Dead: Rapper, Meek Mill Protege Shot at 26
Up-and-coming rapper Dex Osama has been shot and killed, according to media reports. He was 26. Details are currently sparse but tragic.
Martin Milner Dies; Beloved TV Actor Was 83
Martin Milner - star of such classic television series as Adam-12 and Route 66 - has passed away at the age of 83.
TMZ confirmed moments ago that Milner died at home surrounded by friends and family. No cause of death was given.
Amanda Peterson Cause of Death Revealed
The cause of death for Can't Buy Me Love actress Amanda Peterson has been revealed, and it ended up being what many suspected.
Wes Craven Dies; Horror Film Legend Was 76
Legendary film director Wes Craven has passed away at the age of 76. He had reportedly been suffering from brain cancer.
Oliver Sacks Dies; Author and Neurologist Was 82
Famed research scientist Oliver Sacks passed away today at the age of 82.
Sacks' assistant confirmed the news to the New York Times this morning. The revered doctor and bestselling author revealed in February of this year that a tumor in his eye had spread cancer to his liver.
Kyle Jean-Baptiste Dies; Broadway Star Was 21 Years Old
Kyle Jean-Baptiste, an actor best known for becoming the youngest person and the first African American to portray Jean Valjean in the stage production of Les Miserables, died on Friday in a tragic accident.
He was 21 years old.