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NFL Legend Junior Seau Dead of Apparent Suicide

Junior Seau

Police have confirmed that former NFL star Junior Seau was found dead in his Oceanside, Calif. home Wednesday. The incident is currently being investigated as a suicide.

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The Killers Saxophonist Tommy Marth Commits Suicide

Tommy Marth

Tommy Marth, saxophonist for the rock group The Killers, has died, Las Vegas Weekly reports. He was 33 years old.

Marth's body was discovered in his Las Vegas home early Monday. His death has officially been ruled a suicide, according to the newspaper.

"Last night we lost our friend Thomas Marth. Our prayers are with his family," the band tweeted late Wednesday. "There's a... read more

The Band's Levon Helm Dies at 71

Levon Helm

Levon Helm, the drummer and singer for the Band, has died, Rolling Stone reports. He was 71.

Helm passed away Thursday in New York after a long battle with throat cancer. "He passed away peacefully at 1:30 this afternoon surrounded by his friends and... read more

Dark Shadows Star Jonathan Frid Dead at 87

Jonathan Frid

Jonathan Frid, best known for playing vampire Barnabas Collins on ABC's Dark Shadows, has died. He was 87.
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Dick Clark Dies at Age 82

Dick Clark

Dick Clark, the legendary radio and television personality who hosted American Bandstand and Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve, has died. He was 82.

Clark died after suffering a massive heart attack, his rep said in a statement to The New York Times.

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Not only was Clark an enduring presence in front of TV cameras for six-plus decades, he was a power behind them as a producer and head of Dick Clark Productions.

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Mike Wallace, Longtime 60 Minutes Correspondent, Dies at 93

Mike Wallace

Mike Wallace, a correspondent for CBS' 60 Minutes for more than four decades, has died, The New York Times reports. He was 93 years old.

CBS announced Wallace's death Sunday morning on Face the Nation. Host Bob Schieffer said Wallace... read more

Bluegrass Legend Earl Scruggs Dead at 88

Earl Scruggs

Bluegrass legend Earl Scruggs, the banjo-playing musician who recorded  The Beverly Hillbillies' theme song," has died. read more

Whitney Houston's Cause of Death Revealed

Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston's death was due to accidental drowning, according to People.

The late pop singer was also found to have had cocaine in her system at the... read more

"Disco Inferno" Singer Jimmy Ellis Dies at 74

The Trammps (Jimmy Ellis, bottom right)

Jimmy Ellis, the lead singer of The Trammps, the music group that popularized the 1970s anthem "Disco Inferno," has died. He was 74.

Ellis died in a Rock Hill, S.C. nursing home of complications from Alzheimer's disease, his daughter told The New York Times.

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Davy Jones, Lead Singer of the Monkees, Dies at 66

Davy Jones

Davy Jones, the front man of the 1960s TV singing group The Monkees, has died, TMZ reports. He was 66.

Jones passed away from a heart attack at Martin Memorial Hospital in Marin County, Fla.

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