2017 Notable Deaths: Remembrance thread

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Re: 2017 Notable Deaths: Remembrance thread

Post by just saying » Fri Dec 29, 2017 6:24 am

Actress Rose Marie of 'Dick Van Dyke Show' fame dies at 94
Rose Marie chafed at being a supporting player in the shadow of Mary Tyler Moore's fetching suburban housewife on "The Dick Van Dyke Show."
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Re: 2017 Notable Deaths: Remembrance thread

Post by just saying » Sun Jan 07, 2018 6:02 am

Jerry Van Dyke, one of the most recognizable sitcom faces of the 20th century, has died. According to TMZ, Van Dyke—who starred for several years on ABC’s Coach as the beloved but bumbling Luther Van Dam, and who got his start on TV with a series of memorable guest turns on his brother Dick’s groundbreaking CBS sitcom—was 86.
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Re: 2017 Notable Deaths: Remembrance thread

Post by genlock » Sat Jan 13, 2018 11:22 am

Hall of fame sports broadcaster Keith Jackson has died at age 89.
One of the best football announcers.
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Re: 2017 Notable Deaths: Remembrance thread

Post by Tom Taggart » Tue Jan 16, 2018 8:31 am

Dolores O' Riordan of the Cranberries dies at age 46.

See BBC story:

http://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-42696376

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