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  1. 'Disco Inferno' Singer James T. Ellis Dead at 74

    5:31 am 3/9/2012

    The frontman for The Trammps died Thursday at a nursing home in Rock Hill, S.C.Read more

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  2. Actress Joan Taylor Dies at 82

    3:05 pm 3/6/2012

    "Rifleman" regular also co-wrote the 1997 comedy "Fools Rush In" and oversaw the "Hawaii Five-O" business after the death of her husband, writer-producer Leonard Freeman.Read more

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  3. 'It's a Small World' Songwriter Robert Sherman Dies at 86

    10:45 pm 3/5/2012

    He and his brother penned many tunes for Disney, including songs from “Mary Poppins” and “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.”Read more

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  4. Actor and Presidential Impersonator Steve Bridges Dies at Age 48 (Video)

    6:22 pm 3/5/2012

    The actor-comedian, who coincidentally performed at an event co-organized by Andrew Breitbart, died unexpectedly.Read more

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  5. Davy Jones Funeral: Surviving Monkees Might Not Attend

    6:04 pm 3/5/2012

    Micky Dolenz says that the family wishes to have low-key burial but adds, "I can see us getting together to do a memorial concert."Read more

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  6. 'Star Wars' Artist Ralph McQuarrie Dead at 82

    10:41 pm 3/4/2012

    The Oscar-winning designer created the look of iconic characters Darth Vader, Chewbacca, R2-D2, C-3PO, and Boba Fett.Read more

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  7. Rock Guitarist Ronnie Montrose Dead at 64

    5:39 pm 3/4/2012

    The musician died Saturday after a long battle with cancer.Read more

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  8. Andrew Breitbart Talked Politics in L.A. Bar an Hour Before Dying (Exclusive)

    1:40 pm 3/1/2012

    Marketing executive Arthur Sando tells THR about his lengthy debate with the conservative activist at The Brentwood; they said goodbye around 11:30 p.m., 50 minutes before Breitbart was pronounced dead. Read more

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  9. Andrew Breitbart Dead at 43

    6:40 am 3/1/2012

    UPDATED: The new-media provocateur who was working behind the scenes with Hollywood's conservative subculture died of natural causes. Read more

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  10. Monkees Frontman Davy Jones Dead at 66

    10:17 am 2/29/2012

    The singer and actor died of a heart attack in Florida.Read more

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