‘JANE ROE’ dead Norma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the pseudonym “Jane Roe” led to the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision that legalized abortion but who later became an outspoken opponent of the procedure, died Saturday. She was 69. McCorvey died at an assisted living center in Katy, Texas, said journalist Joshua Prager, who is … Read more‘JANE ROE’ deadNorma McCorvey, whose legal challenge under the…
The Hollywood Reporter: The British actor of stage and screen also received an Academy Award nom for ‘Midnight Express’ and was memorable in ‘Alien,’ three Harry Potter films and ‘Doctor Who.’John Hurt, the esteemed British actor known for his burry voice and weathered visage — one that was kept hidden for his most acclaimed role, … Read moreJohn Hurt dead
SUPERFLY JIMMY SNUKA DEAD AT 73 In December 2016, wrestling legend Jimmy ‘Super Fly’ Snuka was put into hospice and given 6 months to live. This weekend, he succumbed to his fate.. Just weeks ago, he was ruled unfit to stand trial in the death of his girlfriend from the 1980s. Snuka was charged with … Read moreSUPERFLY JIMMY SNUKA DEAD AT 73
William Peter Blatty dead at 89.. You may not his name. But you’re aware of his work.. He passed away yesterday, but news of his death only emerged today. Blatty not only wrote the original Exorcist film, but he also directed the third instalment of the franchise… He was a door to door salesman in … Read moreWilliam Peter Blatty dead at 89.. You may not his name. But…
Yet another horrible death occurring this year .. another tragic early demise for someone who shaped our culture .. Carrie Fisher has perished from the heart attack that befell her on a plane before Christmas .. A weak heart.. but a strong human. Rest In Peace Carrie Fisher..
A woman famous for being famous.. She has now left this earthly domain at 99..! A really rough year for celebrity deaths continues .. the steady drumbeat doesn’t appear ready to end despite the end of the year coming ..
He outlived 11 presidents.. Assassination attempts never stopped him. His people never toppled him. He ceases to exist. Fidel Castro is dead. The AP dispatch summarizes the early beginning through the end: No other Third World leader prompted so much U.S. hostility for so long. Castro brought the planet to the brink of nuclear war … Read moreFIDEL CASTRO DEAD
You don’t know her as Youree Dell Harris, but you know her as Miss Cleo.. Today the world found out that the famed would be could be isn’t psychic from TV commercials died at the young age of 53.. She was famous in the 1990s with her “call me now” tagline.. I recall her as I … Read moreA 20th century 'psychic' dead at 53