News

2014 Notable Deaths

2014 Notable Deaths

A look at the celebrities and notable personalities we lost this year.

 

johns
Michael Johns, Singer/”American Idol” contestant
Oct. 20, 1978 – Aug. 1, 2014


dickwagner
Dick Wagner, Musician
Dec. 14, 1942 – July 30, 2014


shigeta
James Shigeta, Actor
June 17, 1933 – July 28, 2014


garner
James Garner, Actor
April 7, 1928 – July 19, 2014


Elaine Stritch celebrates her 85th birthday in New York.

Elaine Stritch, Actress
Feb. 2, 1925 – July 17. 2014


johnnywinter
Johnny Winter, Musician
Feb. 23, 1944- July 16, 2014


AP040629015385
Alice Coachman Davis, Olympic athlete/First black woman to win gold
Nov. 9, 1923 – July 14, 2014


ramone
Tommy Ramone, Musician, The Ramones
Jan. 29, 1949 – July 11, 2014


AP306890276612
Bob Hastings, Actor
April 18, 1925 – June 30, 2014


meshachtaylor
Meshach Taylor, Actor
April 11, 1947 – June 28, 2014


In this June 22, 2012 photo, musician Bobby Womack poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. With health and drug problems behind him, Womack makes his return with a new album, "The Bravest Man in the Universe."

Bobby Womack, Soul singer
March 4, 1944 – June 27, 2014


howardbaker
Howard Baker, former U.S. Senator
Nov. 25, 1925 – June 26, 2014


wallach
Eli Wallach, Actor
Dec. 7, 1915 – June 24, 2014


newman
Jimmy C. Newman, singer/Grand Ole Opry performer
Aug. 27, 1927 – June 21, 2014


AP95100601070
Anthony “Tony” Gwynn, Sr., Hall of Fame baseball player
May 9, 1960 – June 16, 2014


kasem
Casey Kasem, Radio & TV personality, host of “American Top 40″
April 27, 1932 – June 15, 2014


chucknoll
Chuck Noll, Hall of Fame NFL head coach
Jan. 5, 1932- June 13, 2014


AP403107669205
Ruby Dee, Actress, writer, civil rights activist
Oct. 27, 1922 – June 11, 2014


zimmer
Don Zimmer, MLB player, coach, manager
Jan. 17, 1931 – June 4, 2014


FILE - In this April 14, 2007, file photo, Ann B. Davis arrives at the 5th Annual TV Land Awards in Santa Monica, Calif. Emmy-winning actress Davis, who played the housekeeper on "The Brady Bunch," has died at a San Antonio hospital on Sunday, June 1, 2014. She was 88.
Ann B. Davis, Actress
May 3, 1926 – June 1, 2014

Previous PageNext Page 

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment, Sports

Ride LeBron’s charity roller coaster

Fresh
lebronjames

Sixty-four people anted up around $10,000 for the NBA star's charity, and the privilege of getting the first ride on a new roller coaster at Cedar Point.

in Music

Sia launches game inspired by her infamous hair

Fresh
sia

The singer/songwriter is using her trademark blonde bob wig for a good cause.

in Entertainment

Reese Witherspoon launches lifestyle website with grandma’s coconut cake

Fresh
reesewitherspoon

The actress' DraperJames.com venture opened for business on Tuesday.

in Entertainment, Viral Videos

WATCH: ‘Harry Caray’ visits David Letterman

Fresh
11-overlay

Will Ferrell brings back his infamous "SNL" impression of the beloved Chicago Cubs broadcaster.

in Music

Miley Cyrus recruits famous friends for charity jam session

Fresh
Miley Cyrus arrives at the 57th annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015, in Los Angeles.

The "Wrecking Ball" hitmaker recruited Joan Jett and Ariana Grande to rock out in her backyard for a series of videos aimed at raising funds for her new charity, the Happy Hippy Foundation.