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  1. News - World - OBITUARY

    Obituary: Eva Ban, the bikini woman in photo with John F. Kennedy

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 10:11pm by NYT

    ... Alzheimer's disease, her daughter Agi Ban said. For several years, Ban had been in nursing homes and hospitals- and the photo had gone along with her, displayed as prominently in her room as it had ...

  2. News - China - OBITUARY

    Chongqing police ‘hero’ in Bo Xilai’s ‘strike black’ campaign commits suicide

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 12:42pm by Alice Yan

    ... crimes investigation unit, appeared to have been depressed because of his poor health. He had diabetes and heart disease. He had also recently been diagnosed with a serious liver illness and had ...

  3. News - World - OBITUARY

    Jim Flaherty, the man who balanced Canada’s books, dies at 64

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 10:13pm by AP

    ... finance minister among the Group of Seven leading industrial economies until he announced he was stepping down on March 18 to return to the private sector. He battled a rare skin disease over ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health - OBITUARY

    Former Marlboro man dies from smoking-related disease

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 05:48pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Los Angeles Former Marlboro man dies from lung disease Another of the Marlboro Men who portrayed the rugged, cigarette-puffing cowboy in a series of advertisements has ... to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Lawson was an actor with bit parts on television shows such as Baretta and The Streets of San Francisco when he was hired to appear in print Marlboro ads ...

  5. News - World - OBITUARY

    Dave Brockie, uninhibited frontman of heavy metal band GWAR, dies at 50

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 09:56pm by AP

    ... "Flattus Maximus", died of "coronary artery thrombosis brought about by his pre-existing coronary artery disease". But investigators found on Smoot a $5 bill with a white powder ...

  6. News - World - OBITUARY

    Author and journalist Joe McGinniss dies, aged 71

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 10:35pm by AP

    ... was bludgeoned to death by his wife, Nancy, in their Hong Kong flat. McGinniss, who had been diagnosed with inoperable prostate cancer, died on Monday from complications related to his disease. Few ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - OBITUARY

    Serious actor-director Harold Ramis leaves a legacy of laughs

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 03:34pm by AP

    ... and Dan Aykroyd- in the 1984 comedy Ghostbusters. The bespectacled Ramis, who suffered for several years from an autoimmune disease, died at his Chicago home. He was 69. The writer-director-actor ...

  8. News - World - OBITUARY

    English Patient producer Saul Zaentz dies at 92

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 02:18am by AP

    ... Saul Zaentz 1921-2014 Risk-taker driven to turn literary works he loved into film, dies after suffering Alzheimer's disease Oscar-winner specialised in classy productions Saul Zaentz, ... died on Friday at his San Francisco apartment after suffering from Alzheimer's disease, Paul Zaentz, the producer's nephew and longtime business partner said. Zaentz was never ...

  9. News - World - OBITUARY

    Everly Brothers legend Phil dies aged 74

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 05:36am by Reuters

    ... Reuters Everly Brothers legend Phil dies at age of 74 Phil Everly 1939-2014 Phil Everly, whose high, close-harmony singing with his older brother Don made the Everly Brothers one of the biggest rock and country acts of the 1950s and early 1960s, has died at the age of 74. Everly died in the Los Angeles suburb of Burbank of complications from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ...

  10. News - World - OBITUARY

    Abortion doctor who championed women's rights dies at 74

    Posted Dec 31st 2013, 03:59pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Florida The doctor at the centre of a landmark abortion case in the 1970s, Dr Kenneth Edelin, died on Monday at age 74 after battling cancer. Edelin’s wife, Barbara, confirmed that he died in Florida after suffering from the disease. Edelin – the first black person to become chief resident of the Boston City Hospital’s obstetrics and gynaecology department ...




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