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  1. 'Seven Brides for Seven Brothers' Star Virginia Gibson Dies at 88

    12:59 pm 5/3/2013

    The actress also sang and danced on Broadway and co-hosted the children’s documentary series “Discovery” for ABC.Read more

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  2. ‘China Syndrome’ Screenwriter Mike Gray Dies at 77

    11:12 am 5/3/2013

    The thriller, about a cover-up at a nuclear power plant, opened 12 days before the Three Mile Island disaster in 1979.Read more

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  3. Kris Kross Rapper Chris Kelly Dies at 34

    7:07 pm 5/1/2013

    UPDATED: So So Def released a statement calling the "Jump" artist "the kind, generous and fun-loving life of the party."Read more

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  4. Deanna Durbin, 1930s Child Star, Dies at 91

    10:43 pm 4/30/2013

    When she retired at 29, the actress was the highest-paid woman in Hollywood -- and the world.Read more

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  5. Jack Shea, Legendary TV Director and Former DGA President, Dies at 84

    1:01 pm 4/29/2013

    He worked with Bob Hope on many of his Christmas specials and on such series as “The Jeffersons” and “Silver Spoons.”Read more

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  6. Relief Pitcher Turned Actor Brad Lesley Dies at 54

    11:24 am 4/29/2013

    The colorful big leaguer, nicknamed “The Animal,” appeared in such films as “Mr. Baseball,” “Little Big League” and Space Jam.”Read more

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  7. Allan Arbus, the Psychiatrist on TV's 'M*A*S*H,' Dies at 95

    11:20 am 4/23/2013

    A successful fashion photographer who was married to Diane Arbus, he turned to acting in the early 1960s and worked steadily in television and films for decades.Read more

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  8. Marcel Vercoutere, Special Effects Man on 'The Exorcist,' Dies

    11:57 am 4/21/2013

    He built the lifelike robot that stood in for a possessed Linda Blair in the 1973 film.Read more

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  9. Al Neuharth, USA Today Founder, Dies at 89

    5:22 pm 4/19/2013

    The former Gannett head and newspaper innovator championed the hiring women and minorities.Read more

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  10. 'Rockford Files' Star James Garner Dies at 86

    1:29 pm 4/18/2013

    UPDATED: The amiable actor also starred on TV in "Maverick," in such films as "Victor Victoria," "Murphy's Romance" and "Space Cowboys" and in popular Polaroid commercials.Read more

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