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Judith Kerr, Author Of 'The Tiger Who Came To Tea,' Dead At 95
She also wrote the hugely loved Mog books, about a family and their cat.
Kenyan Author And LGBTQ Activist Binyavanga Wainaina Dead At 48
By Tom Odula, AP
"All people have dignity," Wainaina -- who was named one of Time magazine's "100 most influential people" -- once said.
Austin Eubanks, Injured Columbine Survivor And Addiction Recovery Speaker, Found Dead
His family said Eubanks, 37, “lost the battle with the very disease he fought so hard to help others face.”
Herman Wouk, Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author, Dead At 103
By Hillel Italie, AP
Wouk authored million-selling books like "The Caine Mutiny" and "The Winds Of War."
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WWE Star Ashley Massaro Dead At Age 39
She performed in Wrestlemania, and also was a "Survivor" contestant and Playboy model.
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Grumpy Cat, Online Pet Sensation, Dead At 7
The famous feline, whose real name was Tardar Sauce, died following complications from a recent urinary tract infection.
Architect I.M. Pei Dead At 102
The world-renowned architect was known for iconic structures such as the Louvre Pyramid in Paris.
Tim Conway Of 'The Carol Burnett Show' Dead At 85
The actor was famous for cracking up his colleagues Harvey Korman and Carol Burnett.
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Doris Day, Screen Legend And Animal Rights Activist, Dead At 97
She starred in over 39 films, including "Pillow Talk," throughout the '40s, '50s and '60s.
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'Twin Peaks' And 'Mod Squad' Icon Peggy Lipton Dead At 72
Daughters Kidada and Rashida Jones were by her side; fans pour out their hearts with memories.
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STYLE & BEAUTY
Max Azria, BCBG And Hérve Léger Designer, Dead At 70
The Tunisian-born designer's work was favored by stars like Halle Berry, Fergie and Drew Barrymore.
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Rachel Held Evans, Progressive Christian Author, Dead At 37
She served on President Obama's Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships.
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Peter Mayhew, 'Chewbacca' In 'Star Wars' Films, Dead At 74
George Lucas said the only thing the 7-foot-3-inch actor had to do to get the part was stand up.
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'Boyz N The Hood' Director John Singleton Dead At 51
He was the first African American filmmaker and the youngest person in history to be nominated for a Best Director Oscar.
Judge And Civil Rights Icon Damon J. Keith Dead At 96
Keith served more than 50 years in the federal courts.
Richard Lugar, Former U.S. Senator And Foreign Policy Powerhouse, Dead At 87
By Will Dunham, Reuters
The Indiana Republican championed nuclear nonproliferation during his 36 years in the Senate.
Stefanie Sherk, Model And Actress, Dead At 37
By Suzy Byrne, AOL.COM Articles
Oscar nominee Demian Bichir, who starred in a "A Better Life," said his wife will be "immensely missed" in a touching Instagram post.
Actress Mya-Lecia Naylor Dead At 16
She starred on British children's television and appeared in the movie "Cloud Atlas" with Tom Hanks and Halle Berry.
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'Mary Tyler Moore Show' Actress Georgia Engel Dead At 70
Engel also appeared on Broadway in plays and musicals including “Hello, Dolly!”, “The Boys from Syracuse” and “The Drowsey Chaperone."
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Former South Carolina Sen. Fritz Hollings Dead At 97
By Meg Kinnard, AP
The South Carolina Democrat was the longest-serving senator in U.S. history.
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Prince Harry's Favorite Australian Fan, Daphne Dunne, Dead At 99
The Australian war widow and prince met three times over the past few years.
Rapper Nipsey Hussle Killed In South Los Angeles Shooting
The shooting, which left two others injured, occurred near the rapper's store in Hyde Park, Los Angeles.
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Agnès Varda, First Female Director To Be Awarded Honorary Oscar, Dies At 90
By Samuel Petrequin, AP
“The stairs of our industry must be accessible to all. Let’s climb," the feminist activist and pioneer of the French New Wave said last year.
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’80s Ska Legend Ranking Roger Dead At 56
Ranking Roger's biggest U.S. hit was "Tenderness," a Top 40 hit for his band General Public in 1984.
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Scott Walker, Experimental Pop Icon, Dead At 76
By Gregory Katz, AP
The Ohio native had hits with the Walker Brothers band, including “The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore."
Surf Guitar Pioneer Dick Dale Dead At 81
By Bill Trott, Reuters
Dale’s music was one of the dominant sounds of Southern California’s car-and-beach culture in the late 1950s and early ’60s.
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