He was an actor, known for Ace in the Hole (1951), Twelve O'Clock High (1949) and Mother Wore Tights (1947). This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom and many more countries. With a decades-long career as an actor and stuntman, Verne Troyer was best known for playing "Mini-Me," Dr. Producer | His father died in ... Barbara Bush was born on June 8, 1925 in New York City, New York, USA as Barbara Pierce. Among his memorable classics: “Three Is a Magic Number," “Conjunction Junction” and "Get Your Adverbs Here," musical short films that aired during ABC's Saturday-morning cartoon lineup for 12 years. US television producer, writer and 10-time Emmy winner who helped define modern TV drama through work like Hill Street Blues, LA Law and NYPD Blue. In 2011, his single ''Levels'' was on the 100 billboard chart. She died on February 8, 2018 in Berlin, Germany.

(July 4, 1927 — Aug. 26, 2018) A master of comedy, Neil Simon’s laugh-filled hits included The Odd Couple and Barefoot in the Park, and his Brighton Beach trilogy dominated Broadway for decades.

Ezra Swerdlow was born on March 2, 1953 in Great Neck, Long Island, New York, USA as Ezra N. Swerdlow. Damone appeared in several MGM movies and continued to attract large audiences in nightclubs and concerts into his 70s. Celebrity Deaths in 2018.

She started the business with her then-boyfriend, Andy Spade, in 1993. EastEnders' Dirty Den actor Leslie Grantham passed away on June 15, 2018. Troshan and Anastasia, musicians and immigrants to the United States, defected from communist Bulgaria during a tour of Western Europe in 1979 at the height of success ... Benjamin Melniker was born on May 25, 1913 in Bayonne, New Jersey, USA. PHOTO BY: Wendy Maeda/The Boston Globe via Getty Images. People featured on this list, include actresses, political leaders, rappers and biologists who died in 2018. He... Daryle Singletary was born in 1971 in Cairo, Georgia, USA as Daryle Bruce Singletary. In 1993, nine year old Jon Paul Steuer was cast in the role of Brett Butler's son Quentin Kelly on the ABC sitcom Grace Under Fire. We were all blessed to spend 11 glorious years together. Swedish musician, DJ, remixer and record producer who became one of the world's biggest dance music stars, with club anthems including Wake Me Up, Levels and Lonely Together with Rita Ora. He also played Ed Cooper, ex-husband to Bonnie Franklin’s Ann, for six seasons of the original One Day at a Time.

Just for Fun and The Chuck McCann Show were just the beginning for the actor.

He also played the goblin Griphook in the first Harry Potter film.

Actress who found fame as Lois Lane in the Superman films starring Christopher Reeve of the 1970s and 1980s. (Oct. 14, 1952 — April 16, 2018) As the quirky Judge Harry Stone on Night Court, Harry Anderson brought us laughs for nine seasons and also earned three Emmy nominations. "I had a fantastic time during the war, doing a job that was very worthwhile, having fun when I went out on the town in the little time off that we were allowed, and living life to the full whenever I got the chance. (Oct. 6, 1935 — April 18, 2018) WWE Hall of Famer Bruno Sammartino, known as the Living Legend, rose to fame in the early 1960s, when he won the then-WWF championship and held the title for eight years — the longest reign for a wrestler. (April 2, 1934 — April 17, 2018) For more than three decades, people across the nation tuned their radios to Carl Kasell to hear the day’s news. Guitarist - the last remaining member of British heavy rock band Motorhead.

After both shows ended, he landed the lead role on CBS’ Dave’s World for five years. He led the club to their first league title win in 1955, and scored 150 goals in 367 appearances. The actor, director, and writer died Dec. 18 at the age of 84. An old-fashioned variety performer - one of the most popular UK artists of his time. He was married to Sheila Berger.

He appeared in a number of Carry On and Pink Panther films in a career spanning more than 60 years. He got his start as a disc jockey at just 16, and broke into radio news after serving in the military. Jackson Odell, 20 Jackson Odell in 2018. He and Steve Rossi appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show 44 times in addition to regular stints on The Tonight Show With Johnny Carson and The Merv Griffin Show. But Piaf used to tell me: 'You will be the greatest.'". PHOTO BY: David Hume Kennerly/Getty Images. DIED IN 2011 In the next 24 hours, you will receive an email to confirm your subscription to receive emails He was a writer, known for The Right Stuff (1983), The Bonfire of the Vanities (1990) and The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, local ... Actor | For her many talents, it was that singular singing voice for which Wilson, dubbed “The Girl With the Honey-Coated Voice,” will be most remembered. She was married to South Africa’s first black president, Nelson Mandela, for 38 years, including the 27 years he was imprisoned. The couple, who married in 1994, eventually caught the attention of department stores and fashion editors with their handbags, and, in 1999, Neiman Marcus bought a majority stake of Kate Spade New York. Begin With...

Children growing up in the 1960s in the New York area remember Chuck McCann as the funny TV host who was often accompanied by puppets. We look back at the famous and accomplished figures who have died in 2018. DuckTales the Movie: Treasure of the Lost Lamp. British theoretical physicist and author, who battled motor neurone disease to become one of the finest and most popular scientists of his generation. Born in Mokpo, Korea (at the time under Imperial Japanese rule), actor Soon-Teck Oh (or Soon-Tek Oh or Soon-Taik Oh) came to the United States in 1959, studied at UCLA and trained at the Neighborhood Playhouse. He also had small roles on The Wonder Years and in the film Little Giants before he quit acting at age 12. .css-8h1dth-Link{font-family:ReithSans,Helvetica,Arial,freesans,sans-serif;font-weight:700;-webkit-text-decoration:none;text-decoration:none;color:#FFFFFF;}.css-8h1dth-Link:hover,.css-8h1dth-Link:focus{-webkit-text-decoration:underline;text-decoration:underline;}Read about our approach to external linking. In all, she recorded more than 70 albums, winning three Grammy Awards. Manage your email preferences and tell us which topics interest you so that we can prioritize the information you receive. PHOTO BY: NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images.
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He was married to Francesca Bosetti. His father was an electrician who played guitar and his mother taught piano. Bud Luckey was born on July 28, 1934 in Billings, Montana, USA as William Everett Luckey.

"A man of duty, passion, and devotion to the country he loved - right up to the very end. The entertainer had other jobs, too, including serving as a board member of UNICEF'S New England chapter and working for WCVB in Boston for more than 40 years. During World War II, his parents were taken away by the Nazis, after being accused of participating in the underground resistance.

His family was evacuated to the sea-side resort to avoid the Nazi bombing of their native Manchester. Stephen Hawking (1942-2018) Physicist. They had two ... Clint Walker was born Norman Eugene Walker in Hartford, southwestern Illinois, to Gladys Huldah (Schwanda), a Czech immigrant, and Paul Arnold Walker, who was from Arkansas. George H. W. Bush 1989-’93) and mother of Pres.