Writer and cultural critic Gore Vidal died at his home in the Hollywood Hills Tuesday from complications with pneumonia, his nephew told the New York Times. He was 86.
Sally Ride, the first American woman to fly in space, died Monday after battling pancreatic cancer, her company said on its website. She was 61.
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Kitty Wells, the first female country music superstar, has died, according to The Associated Press. She was 92.
Wells died in her Nashville home on Monday from complications following a stroke.
Wells was born Ellen Muriel Deason in Nashville and began playing the guitar at the age of 14. In 1938, at the age of 20, she married Johnnie Wright and the two soon began touring. She took her stage name from the folk song "Sweet Kitty Wells."
Anthony Sedlak, the celebrity chef and host of Food Network Canada's The Main, has died, ABC News reports. He was 29.
Sedlak was found dead in his Vancouver apartment on Friday, his family said.