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  1. Ford Model Agency Founder Eileen Ford Dies at 92

    11:16 am PDT 07/10/2014
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    She launched the careers of Candice Bergen, Lauren Hutton, Jane Fonda, Kim Basinger, Christy Turlington and more. READ MORE

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  2. John Spinks, Guitarist and Songwriter of The Outfield, Dies at 60

    5:54 pm PDT 07/09/2014
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    The musician's band charted eight Billboard hot 100 hits. READ MORE

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  3. Jackson Beale, TV Art Department Veteran, Dies at 46

    4:50 pm PDT 07/09/2014
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    He worked behind the scenes on such shows as “House,” “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” and “True Blood.” READ MORE

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  4. 'To Kill a Mockingbird' Actress Rosemary Murphy Dies at 89

    2:43 pm PDT 07/09/2014
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    She played Miss Maudie in the 1962 classic, won an Emmy for portraying FDR’s mother and earned three Tony nominations during her distinguished career. READ MORE

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  5. Richard Percy Jones, Voice of Pinocchio, Dies at 87

    12:43 pm PDT 07/08/2014
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    In addition to 1940’s animated classic, the actor appeared in the "Our Gang" films as well as numerous Westerns. READ MORE

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  6. Postproduction Vet Ron Silveira Remembered by Colleagues and Friends

    12:13 pm PDT 07/07/2014
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    The highly regarded industry veteran died June 20 after a battle with cancer. READ MORE

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  7. Ralph Kamon, Former Paramount Executive, Dies at 91

    12:05 pm PDT 07/07/2014
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    His spent 25 years at the studio after helping United Artists go public in the 1950s. READ MORE

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  8. Don Matheson, Star of ABC's 'Land of the Giants,' Dies at 84

    8:28 am PDT 07/07/2014
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    One of the stranded "little people" on the Irwin Allen sci-fi series, the former cop married co-star Deanna Lund and later appeared on "Falcon Crest" and "General Hospital." READ MORE

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  9. Paul Apted, Sound Editor and Son of Director Michael Apted, Dies at 47

    11:02 pm PDT 07/05/2014
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    The industry veteran recently worked on "The Wolverine," "The Book Thief" and "The Fault in Our Stars" and teamed with his dad on such films as "Nell." READ MORE

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  10. Broadway Casting Director Barry Moss Dies at 74

    4:05 pm PDT 07/04/2014
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    A veteran of film and television as well as theater, Moss worked on almost 90 Broadway shows, among them "Nine," "Torch Song Trilogy," "The Who's Tommy" and "Sophisticated Ladies," and helped give Adam Sandler his start. READ MORE

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  11. Grammy-Winning Jazz Musician Paul Horn Dies at 84

    7:29 pm PDT 07/03/2014
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    Horn performed flute, clarinet and saxophone with such greats as Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett and Nat King Cole. READ MORE

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  12. Louis Zamperini's Death: Stars Mourn 'Unbroken' Inspiration

    11:20 am PDT 07/03/2014
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    UPDATED: The author of the best-selling book about the World War II hero as well as Adam Schefter, Josh Elliott and former USC QB Matt Barkley and coach Pete Carroll were among those remembering the Olympic track star who died on Wednesday. READ MORE

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  13. WWII Hero, 'Unbroken' Subject Louis Zamperini Dies at 97

    12:42 am PDT 07/03/2014
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    UPDATED: The inspiration for the book and upcoming Angelina Jolie film "Unbroken" and a former Olympian died following a case of pneumonia, according to a spokesperson for Universal Pictures. READ MORE

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  14. 'McHale's Navy' Star Bob Hastings Dies at 89

    11:11 am PDT 07/02/2014
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    Other memorable roles for the actor were on "All in the Family"and "General Hospital." READ MORE

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  15. Paul Mazursky Dead: Director of 'Unmarried Woman' Dies at 84

    12:11 pm PDT 07/01/2014
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    UPDATED: The writer-director and actor earned five Oscar nominations in a career that included “Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice,” “An Unmarried Woman” and “Down and Out in Beverly Hills.” READ MORE

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  16. 'Designing Women' Star Meshach Taylor Dies at 67

    12:46 am PDT 06/29/2014
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    He played Anthony on the 1986-93 sitcom about Atlanta interior designers, then followed with a starring role on another CBS comedy, "Dave's World." READ MORE

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  17. Legendary Soul Singer Bobby Womack Dies at 70

    5:02 pm PDT 06/27/2014
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    The iconic R&B/gospel crooner and songwriter was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2009. READ MORE

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  18. 'Freaky Friday' Author Mary Rodgers Dies at 83

    10:03 pm PDT 06/26/2014
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    The writer also penned the Broadway hit "Once Upon a Mattress," which made Carol Burnett a star. READ MORE

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  19. French Actor Jacques Bergerac Dies at 87

    6:25 pm PDT 06/25/2014
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    The husband of actresses Ginger Rogers and Dorothy Malone appeared in such films as "Les Girls," "Gigi" and "The Hypnotic Eye." READ MORE

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  20. Caleb Bankston, 'Survivor' Competitor, Dies at 26 in Railway Accident

    8:56 am PDT 06/25/2014
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    UPDATED: The "Blood vs. Water" competitor was reportedly working at the time of his death; he was set to wed fellow competitor Colton Cumbie later this year. READ MORE

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  21. Actress Gina Collens Dies at 90

    7:34 pm PDT 06/24/2014
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    She starred in "The Rose Tattoo" on Broadway and in the world premiere of Christopher Hampton's "Tales From Hollywood" at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles. READ MORE

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