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Rip Torn, Emmy winner and Oscar nominee, known as a trouble-maker, dies at 88

Jul 10 2019

Emmy winner Rip Torn, whose tempestuous nature made him a compelling character actor on the screen and stage but sometimes caused him trouble on the set and in private life, died on Tuesday at the age of 88, media reports said. | Video

U.S. billionaire Ross Perot, who shook up 1990s presidential politics, dead at 89

Jul 09 2019

H. Ross Perot, the feisty Texas technology billionaire who rattled U.S. politics with two independent presidential campaigns in the 1990s that struck a chord with disgruntled voters, died on Tuesday at the age of 89, his family said. | Video

U.S. billionaire Ross Perot, who shook up presidential politics in the 1990s, dead at 89

Jul 09 2019

July 9 H. Ross Perot, the feisty Texas technology billionaire who rattled U.S. politics with two independent presidential campaigns in the 1990s that struck a chord with disgruntled voters, died on Tuesday at the age of 89, his family said.

'Laugh-In' star Arte Johnson dies at age 90

Jul 03 2019

Arte Johnson, a lurking presence on U.S. television's "Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In" as a lecherous geriatric and a comic German soldier who found things on the show "verrry interesting" - but not necessarily funny - died on Wednesday at the age of 90, his family said.

Lee Iacocca, auto executive who saved Chrysler from bankruptcy, dies at 94

Jul 03 2019

Lee Iacocca, the charismatic U.S. auto industry executive who gave America the Ford Mustang and was celebrated for saving Chrysler from going out of business, has died at the age of 94, Fiat Chrysler said. | Video

U.S. fashion icon, socialite Gloria Vanderbilt dead at 95

Jun 17 2019

Gloria Vanderbilt, the "poor little rich girl" who lived a life at the highest levels of fashion, society and wealth as an heir to one of the greatest family fortunes in U.S. history, died on Monday at the age of 95, her son, CNN correspondent Anderson Cooper, said. | Video

Grammy-winning New Orleans musician Dr. John dead at 77

Jun 07 2019

Dr. John, a six-time Grammy winner who in his incarnation as the "Night Tripper" brought the New Orleans voodoo vibe to America's music scene and became one of the most venerated pianists in the city's rich musical history, died on Thursday at age 77. | Video

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