Feb 132017
Al Jarreau Passed Away

Alwin Lopez “Al” Jarreau the incredible singer, musician and music writer passed away at 76. Al Jarreau who is best known as a jazz singer, achieved incredible heights by superseding the genres: he won 7 Grammy Awards in the jazz, pop and R&B categories, respectively. The quality that set him apart from other artists was […]

Jan 262017
Mary Tyler Moore Has Died

Mary Tyler Moore actress, comedienne, dancer and a role model for modern, working women passed away at 80 from complications of diabetes. She was surrounded by family and friends who loved her. Her career spanned decades from her debut as a dancer for Hotpoint appliances in 1955 to her appearance in “Hot in Cleveland” in […]

Jan 242017
Passing Of Actor Miguel Ferrer

Miguel Ferrer, the popular TV and big screen actor, has died of throat cancer at the age of 61. Ferrer was a son of Oscar-winning actor and musician José Ferrer and the legendary singer, Rosemary Clooney. (He was a cousin of George Clooney.) Ferrer’s multi-faceted talent and distinctive voice enabled him to portray villains as […]

Dec 282016
Debbie Reynolds Dies Of A Broken Heart

Only ONE day after the death of her daughter Carrie Fisher, the Unsinkable Molly Brown stopped Singing In The Rain, forever. Debbie Reynolds suffered a stroke and died. She was 84. In the words of her son, Todd Fisher, “she wanted to be with Carrie.” Debbie Reynold’s career spanned over 60 years. She starred and […]

Dec 272016
Carrie Fisher Passed On

After a massive heart attack Carrie Fisher suffered on a plane from London and several days in intensive care, the child of Hollywood royalty passed on. While on a plane from London to Los Angeles, Carrie Fisher (Star Wars’ beloved Princess Leia) suffered massive heart attack. According to reports provided by the plane’s passengers, the […]

Dec 202016
Death of Zsa Zsa Gabor

A beauty queen, actress and socialite from the Golden Era of Hollywood glamour, Zsa Zsa Gabor had a colorful life. Hungarian-born Zsa Zsa caught attention of the Hollywood movie industry with her beauty but remained in the limelight thanks to her savvy as well as fiery temperament, sense of humor and somewhat scandalous love life. […]

Aug 132014
Lauren Bacall One Of The Last Stars Of Hollywood’s Golden Era Has Died

Beautiful and distinctive, Lauren Bacall was a talented film and stage actress and a dame in her own right. In her later years she portrayed proud, intelligent and elegant women… like herself. She was a lady with a history. Lauren Bacall started as a model. Her stunning looks landed her on the cover of the […]

Aug 122014
Robin Williams Everybody’s Favorite Comedian Has Died

The talented actor who made us laugh, cry and feel is no longer with us. The last chapter of his life was a tragedy. Robin Williams – apparently – committed suicide. We all know Robin Williams’ successful career which begun with the role of Mork on TV’s Happy Days (1978-1979) and took off on Mork […]

Jun 172014
Casey Kasem Dies At 82

Casey Kasem, a disc jockey who never claimed to love rock ’n’ roll but who built a long and lucrative career from it, creating and hosting one of radio’s most popular syndicated pop music shows, “American Top 40,” died on Sunday in a hospital in Gig Harbor, Wash. He was 82. His death was announced […]

May 292014
Tribute To Maya Angelou American Poet and Civil Rights Activist

A literary voice revered globally for her poetic command and her commitment to civil rights has fallen silent. Maya Angelou died at her home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, on Wednesday, said her literary agent, Helen Brann. Angelou had been “frail” and suffering from heart problems, the agent said. Angelou’s legacy is twofold. She leaves behind […]

Apr 072014
Mickey Rooney Legendary Actor Dies At 93

Legendary Actor Mickey Rooney Dead at 93 Rooney Shot to Fame as Andy Hardy and Appeared in More Than 200 Films A short actor with a long career, Mickey Rooney was the biggest box-office draw in Hollywood in 1939 and spent the next 70 years trying with varying success to make his way back to […]

Jun 022013
Actress Jean Stapleton Beloved Edith Bunker on All in the Family Died

Jean Stapleton is best known for her role as Edith Bunker – Archie Bunker’s wife – in the TV hit series All in the Family (1971–79) for which she won unprecedented THREE Emmy Awards! In the role of Edith Bunker, Jean Stapleton portrayed the quintessential, American wife and mother of the time: subservient to her […]

Sep 062012
Michael Clarke Duncan: The Gentle Giant Is Gone

We all loved him in the “The Green Mile” and it seems that the warmth and integrity of his screen character was in fact his own. Michael Duncan – with his gorgeous, deep voice and imposing presence of 6’5” – was born in Chicago. He dreamt of a career in football but was not allowed […]

Aug 212012
Phyllis Diller Died at 95

Phyllis Diller was well-loved and respected by the entertainment industry. Highly intelligent, sharp and witty writer, multi-talented, renowned for her work ethic, she did it her way and all the way to the top at a time when there were no female comediennes. Phyllis Diller was born on July 17, 1917 in Lima, Ohio. She […]

Aug 142012
Remembering Sherman Hemsley, Star of The Jeffersons and All in the Family

Sherman Hemsley – in spite of the many roles he played – will always be best remembered for his role as George Jefferson. (It’s a little known fact that Sherman begun his TV career as George Jefferson in 1970 on “All in the Family” and his final role on TV in 2011 on “House of […]

May 242012

Her death was caused by drowning (likely due to heart disease and drug use). But did she HAVE TO die? Heavenly talented, spectacularly beautiful, in her prime, much loved by her family, her daughter, friends and legions of fans and… dead. Why?! The official autopsy results are in. The Los Angeles County Coroner’s office issued […]

May 242012

US Celebrity Blog is honoring her memory, asking what corrupted Whitney and what we can learn from her life. In the aftermath of Whitney Houston’s unexpected death all media commemorates her life and career. Let’s not repeat the information that’s available everywhere else on US Celebrity Blog. A dramatic event such as a sudden death […]