World Obits November 15-26, 2018

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November 26 Bernardo Bertolucci, 77, Italian film director (Last Tango in Paris, The Last Emperor, Novecento), Oscar winner (1988), cancer.[1] Bonita Mabo, 75, Australian educator and indigenous activist.[2] Darren Pitcher, 49, English footballer (Charlton Athletic, Crystal Palace).[3] (death announced on this date) 25 Randolph L. Braham, 95, Romanian-born American historian and political scientist.[4] Viktor Kanevskyi, 82, Ukrainian football …

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Country Legend Dead at 85

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Breaking news!!! .to his publicist, Country Music Hall of Fame member and versatile entertainer Roy Clark died Thursday at his Tulsa, Oklahoma home due to complications from pneumonia. He was 85 years old. A fleet-fingered instrumentalist best known for his 20-plus years as a “Hee Haw” co-host, the affable Clark …

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Celebrity Obits November 8-14, 2018

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November 14 Sir Sze-yuen Chung, 101, Hong Kong politician.[1] Alfred Concepcion, Filipino politician, Vice Mayor of Balaoan, shot.[2] Eva Hata [uk], 60, Ukrainian writer.[3] Tim Stockdale, 54, British equestrian, stomach cancer.[4] Sergey Yurtaykin, 91, Russian actor (And Quiet Flows the Don, Unbelievable Adventures of Italians in Russia, The Invisible Man).[5] Zaibo, 62, Malaysian actor …

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Famous Last Meals of Notorious Killers

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Timothy McVeigh, who was put to death by lethal injection in Terre Haute Indiana on June 11, 2001, for the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing that killed 168 people and injured hundreds more requested two pints of Ben & Jerry’s Mint Chocolate Chip ice cream. Ronnie Lee Gardner was executed in 2010, in …

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Celebrity Obituaries for November 1-5, 2018

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From politicians to dancers to writers, to athletes to actors to jurists, the world lost some well known people this past week. We wish their families and friends peace in their time of loss. November 5 Zenon Kolobich, 64, Ukrainian choreographer.[1] Oksana Nikolaychuk, 43, Russian journalist.[2] Kenneth Roy, 73, Scottish …

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Celebrity Trainer Dead!

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A celebrity fitness trainer has died at 42 without any known cause, according to media accounts. She began her career before her 21st birthday. Amanda “Mandy” Blank was found dead in her Los Angeles home by her housekeeper, according to accounts. According to her website, the coach and bodybuilding icon worked with …

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Celebrity Obits Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 2018

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Celebrity obituaries from around the world including sports stars, writers, politicians, actors, judges, cartoonists, and directors among others. November 1 Carlo Giuffrè, 89, Italian actor (The Railroad Man, The Girl with the Pistol, Poker in Bed) and stage director.[1] Vladimir Tutunnik (ru), 64, Russian stage director and television actor.[2] October 31 Anneliese Albrecht (de), …

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Celebrity Obits from Around the World Oct 26-30, 2018

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Some we knew, some we didn’t. Some were a shock. Some were expected. Other were an education. October 30 David Cherkasski (uk), 87, Ukrainian animator (Adventures of Captain Wrongel, Treasure Island).[1] Jin Yong, 94, Hong Kong novelist (Demi-Gods and Semi-Devils), essayist and newspaper proprietor (Ming Pao).[2] Rico J. Puno, 65, Filipino pop …

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