Joe Weider, a child of the Great Depression who built a bodybuilding empire, has died at the age of 93. The cause was heart failure, said his publicist.

Weider grew an empire of magazines, fitness equipment, doubtful dietary supplements and Olympic-style contests featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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Peter Banks, the guitarist for the band Yes, has died at the age of 65.

A statement on Banks' website that he passed away on March 7 and was found in his London home after he failed to show up for a recording session.

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Alvin Lee, a British guitarist who lit up Woodstock with a monumental 11-minute version of his song "I'm Going Home," has died, according to his website.

He passed away Wednesday at age 68.

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Marion Adams - a multimedia teacher and track and field coach at Rio Londa High School in California - died this week in a terrifying bicycle accident, reports The Sacramento Bee.

The 59-year old was riding away from practice on Monday when he looked over his shoulder to bid farewell to a student.

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The WWE lost one of its iconic former managers last night.

Paul Bearer, the man who was by The Undertaker's side throughout a bulk of that veteran wrestler's career, passed away yesterday from health problems related to his obesity, sources confirm to TMZ. He was 58.

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Hugo Chavez, the firebrand President of Venezuela, has died at the age of 58.

Unlike last week's erroneous reports of his demise, this time it's the real deal.

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