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‘Survivor’ Favorite Rudy Boesch Is Dead at the Age of 91

Survivor competitor Rudy Boesch is dead at the age of 9

Survivor competitor Rudy Boesch is dead at the age of 91. The military powerhouse, who was by far the oldest contestant to appear on the very first season of the reality competition show, passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. “I grew to love that cantankerous man and his family,” former Survivor contestant Richard Hatch … Read more

Legendary Journalist Cokie Roberts Passes Away at 75

Cokie Roberts died at age 75 due to breast cancer complications

Journalist and best selling author, Cokie Roberts had died due to complications from breast cancer. She was 75. “We will miss Cokie beyond measure, both for her contributions and for her love and kindness,” her family said in a statement. Born Mary Martha Corinne Morrison Claiborne Roberts in 1943, Cokie got her name from her younger … Read more

Former Presidential Candidate and Billionaire Ross Perot Dead at 89

Ross Perot died at age 89

Former presidential candidate and billionaire, Ross Perot, has died. He was 89. ABC News confirmed the billionaire’s death via family spokesperson James Fuller. “With deep sadness, I am letting you know that Mr. Perot passed away early Tuesday at his home, surrounded by his family,” Fuller said in the statement.”Mr. Perot was a true patriot … Read more

Biggest Loser Contestant Daniel Wright Dies at Age 30 After Battle With Leukemia

Daniel Wright biggest loser contestant died leukemia

If you’re a fan of the reality series Biggest Loser, you are familiar with Daniel Wright, a contestant who appeared on the eighth season of the weight loss show. Daniel passed away from leukemia at the age of 30. According to the gofundme page, set up in 2017, Daniel was suffering from Leukemia. He was … Read more

Columbine Shooting Survivor and Public Speaker Austin Eubanks Dies at the Age of 37

Austin Eubanks Columbine survivor dies at age 37

Twenty years ago, Austin Eubanks found himself hiding under a table in the library of Columbine High School as he watched his friends lose their lives around him. And despite being shot twice, he lived to tell his story. But this past Saturday (May 18,) Eubanks’ story ended in the most tragic of ways when … Read more

Beloved Monkees Member Peter Tork Has Died at the Age of 77

Peter Tork of The Monkees dead at 77

A beloved piece of countless of childhoods has passed away. Peter Tork of the music group the Monkees died Thursday (Feb. 21) at the age of 77. “It is with beyond-heavy and broken hearts that we share the devastating news that our friend, mentor, teacher, and amazing soul, Peter Tork, has passed from this world,” … Read more

Rapper Mac Miller Dead From Apparent Overdose at 26

Mac Miller died overdose

Rapper Mac Miller, known for songs “Self Care” and “Ladders,” has died of an apparent overdose, TMZ reports. He was 26. The website reported that the singer was found Friday at noon at his San Fernando Valley home and a 911 call was placed from his home. Mac was pronounced dead at the scene. The … Read more