James Harness, star of the popular Discovery Channel series Gold Rush has died, he was 57. According to The Examiner, although Harness’ cause of death was initially not disclosed, Harness reportedly died due to complications from a stroke. The Examiner also reports that James Harness died on July 3 but in the days immediately after his death, his passing has...
Actor Meshach Taylor, best known for his Emmy nominated performance on the popular sitcom Designing Women has died, he was 67. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s); if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/all.js#xfbml=1"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs); }(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk')); Post by Meshach Taylor. According to The Los Angeles Times, Taylor was in...
Michael Jackson was a singer-songwriter, entertainer, philanthropist, and occasional actor known as the "King of Pop." Born in Gary, Indiana, his career spanned four decades from small beginnings in a family band to his very lucrative solo career. Jackson had a very rough upbringing with his five brothers and three sisters. Even though he was emotionally and physically abused by...
It's been 20 years since the Los Angeles Police Department chased O.J. Simpson in his Ford Bronco before surrendering for the murders of Ronald Goldman and Nicole Brown Simpson. What led up to the chase and murder trial would sweep through the media for years to come. #114705219 / gettyimages.com On June 12, 1994, Goldman and Nicole Brown Simpson were found...
Legendary activist and actress Ruby Dee, 91, born Ruby Wallace, died Wednesday night in her suburban home at 10:30 p.m. #170896296 / gettyimages.com According to USATODAY, Obama praised the Harlem-raised women saying she, “paved the way for generations of black actors and actresses, and inspired African-American women" across the country. In his written statement, Obama mentioned the roles Ruby...
Dr. Maya Angelou, a well-known civil right activist, an actress and an award- winning poet and writer, died Wednesday morning inside her Winston Salem, N.C., home. The 86-year-old who was born Marguerite Annie Johnson, suffered from heart problems according to her literary agent, Helen Brann, told the New York Times. Less than a week ago, Angelou said she...
Memorial Day is the day we pay homage to those that suffered and died defending this country. But how often do we think about that in the midst of having backyard BBQ’s, family picnics, beach and/or pool parties? We decorate our homes with red, white and blue colors because this is the day where nationalism occur the most. The...
Today marks the 55th anniversary of the death of Buddy Holly, J.P “The Big Bopper”, Richardson, and Ritchie Valens in a plane crash. February 3, 1959 is a date of infamy for the music world, as the tragedy sent so many icons to rock-and-roll heaven. While on tour, Holly (born Charles Holley), had grown angry with taking a...
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