Erik Cowie, Tiger King Zookeeper, Dead at 53

Erik Cowie, Tiger King Zookeeper, Dead at 53

Erik Cowie, one of the zookeepers who rose to unexpected fame as a main cast member on the Netflix documentary Tiger King in the spring of 2020, was found dead in New York City on Friday, September 3.

He was 53 years old.

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Jay Pickett, Beloved Soap Opera Star, Dead at 60

Jay Pickett, Beloved Soap Opera Star, Dead at 60

Jay Pickett, a veteran actor best known for his roles on such daytime dramas as General Hospital, Port Charles, and Days of Our Lives, died on Friday while shooting a movie.

The film was titled Treasure Valley.

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Biz Markie Dies; Legendary Rapper Was 57

Biz Markie Dies; Legendary Rapper Was 57

Biz Markie, a beloved rapper best known for the smash hit "Just a Friend" passed away at a Baltimore area hospital on Friday evening, July 16.

He was 57 years old.

Posted in: R.I.P.