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Celebrated Singer-Songwriter John Prine has Died at 73

Celebrated Singer-Songwriter John Prine has Died at 73

By Michael Warren | Apr 8
John Prine, the ingenious singer-songwriter who explored the heartbreaks, indignities and absurdities of everyday life in "Angel from Montgomery," "Sam Stone," "Hello in There" and scores of other indelible tunes, died Tuesday at the age of 73.

Honor Blackman, Who Played Bond's Pussy Galore, Dies at 94

Honor Blackman, Who Played Bond's Pussy Galore, Dies at 94

By Jake Coyle | Apr 6
Honor Blackman, the British actress who played the Bond girl Pussy Galore in "Goldfinger," has died. She was 94.

Actress-Author Patricia Bosworth Dies from Coronavirus at 86

Actress-Author Patricia Bosworth Dies from Coronavirus at 86

Apr 6
Patricia Bosworth, an actress who once starred alongside Audrey Hepburn and later wrote biographies on several stars including Marlon Brando and Montgomery Clift, has died due to the coronavirus. She was 86.

'Lean On Me,' 'Lovely Day' Singer Bill Withers Dies at 81

'Lean On Me,' 'Lovely Day' Singer Bill Withers Dies at 81

By Mark Kennedy | Apr 3
Bill Withers, who wrote and sang a string of soulful songs in the 1970s that have stood the test of time, including " Lean On Me, " "Lovely Day" and "Ain't No Sunshine," has died from heart complications, his family said. He was 81.

Adam Schlesinger of Fountains of Wayne Dies from Coronavirus

Adam Schlesinger of Fountains of Wayne Dies from Coronavirus

By Andrew Dalton | Apr 2
Emmy and Grammy-winning musician and songwriter Adam Schlesinger, known for his work with his band Fountains of Wayne and on the TV show "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend," died Wednesday after contracting the coronavirus.

Michigan Lawmaker Killed by Virus Hailed as Cheerful Battler

Michigan Lawmaker Killed by Virus Hailed as Cheerful Battler

By John Flesher | Mar 31
State Rep. Isaac Robinson was devoted to politics and Detroit, battling for decades on behalf of the city's underdogs until succumbing to its latest scourge: the coronavirus.

Singer-Songwriter Jan Howard Dies at 91

Singer-Songwriter Jan Howard Dies at 91

Mar 30
Singer-songwriter Jan Howard, who had a No. 1 country hit "For Loving You" with Bill Anderson and wrote hits for others like Kitty Wells' "It's All Over But the Crying," has died at age 91, according to the Grand Ole Opry.

Country Singer Joe Diffie Dies of Coronavirus Complications

Country Singer Joe Diffie Dies of Coronavirus Complications

Mar 29
Country singer Joe Diffie, who had a string of hits in the 1990s with chart-topping ballads and honky-tonk singles like "Home" and "Pickup Man," has died after testing positive for COVID-19. He was 61.

Polish Composer, Conductor Krzysztof Penderecki Dies at 86

Polish Composer, Conductor Krzysztof Penderecki Dies at 86

By Monika Scislowska | Mar 29
Krzysztof Penderecki, an award-winning conductor and one of the world's most popular contemporary classical music composers whose works have featured in Hollywood films like "The Shining" and "Shutter Island," died Sunday.

Longtime Soap Opera Actor John Callahan Dies at 66

Longtime Soap Opera Actor John Callahan Dies at 66

Mar 29
Actor John Callahan, known for playing Edmund Grey on "All My Children" and also starring on other soaps including "Days of Our Lives," "Santa Barbara" and "Falcon Crest," has died. He was 66.

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