Grant Hart Dies; Rock Legend Was 56

Grant Hart Dies; Rock Legend Was 56

Sad news out of the music world today, as multiple outlets are reporting that Grant Hart, drummer for the legendary punk band Husker Du, has passed away at the age of 56.

Reps for the band say Hart had been battling cancer.

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Mark LaMura Dies; Veteran Actor Was 68

Mark LaMura Dies; Veteran Actor Was 68

Mark LaMura, an Emmy-nominated actor best known for his role as Mark Dalton on All My Children, died on Monday after a battle with lung cancer.

He was 68 years old.

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Don Williams Dies; Country Music Legend Was 78

Don Williams Dies; Country Music Legend Was 78

Sad news out of Nashville today, as multiple outlets are reporting that country music icon Don Williams has passed away at the age of 78. 

Best known for such hit songs as “Tulsa Time,” “Good Ole Boys Like Me,” and “It Must Be Love," Williams' tall stature and soothing, baritone voice earned him the nickname "the Gentle Giant."

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Rich Piana Dies; Famed Bodybuilder Was 46

Rich Piana Dies; Famed Bodybuilder Was 46

Rich Piana, a bodybuilder famous for his massive physique, has passed away at the age of 46.

Piana was put in a medically-induced coma after he collapsed while getting a haircut on August 7.

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Jay Thomas Dies; Veteran Sitcom Star Was 69

Jay Thomas Dies; Veteran Sitcom Star Was 69

Jay Thomas, a long-time actor best known for roles in such timeless sitcoms as Cheers and Murphy Brown, died this week after a battle with cancer.

He was 69 years old.

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