death

  • Anca Pop dies after car plunges into Danube River

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    Anca Pop died on December 17, 2018 after she lost control of the wheel for unknown reasons and her car plunged into the Danube near Sviniţa. Police confirmed his death the same day. Anca Pop was only 34 years old and is survived by her parents and sister.
  • Dolly Parton’s brother dead at 61

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    Dolly Parton‘s brother Floyd Parton has died. He was 61. Floyd was gifted with musical talents, much like his 72-year-old famous sister: he wrote many No. 1 hits, including the 1991 duet “Rockin’ Years” and 1978’s “Nickels and Dimes.” Floyd is survived by 6 sisters and 4 brothers.
  • Buzzcocks singer Pete Shelley dies at 63

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    Pete Shelley, the lead singer of the punk band Buzzcocks, has died of a suspected heart attack aged 63. The band have tweeted saying Shelley was "one of the UK's most influential and prolific songwriters" and that "his music inspired generations of musicians."
  • Roger V. Burton dies at 90

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    Jazz musician and famous actor Roger V. Burton died at his home in Santa Monica aged 90. Burton was a professional jazz musician, an esteemed psychologist and a famous actor. He has appeared on 'Baskets,' 'The Cool Kids' and in a number of films, including Trimark's Chairman of the Board (1998).
  • Oscar-winning Italian director of ‘The Last Emperor’ dies at 77

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    Italian director and screenwriter Bernardo Bertolucci - famous for his masterpieces The Last Emperor & Last Tango in Paris - has died in Rome aged 77 following a short battle with lung cancer. The Oscar-winning Maestro was also honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame in 2009.
  • LFO’s Brad Fischetti: “My brother passed away”

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    On Wednesday (Nov.21) LFO remaining member Brad Fischetti published a video on Youtube saying his "brother" had passed away. Devin Lima, who was diagnosed with adrenal cancer in 2017, is the second member of the group to die young. Bandmate Rich Cronin died from leukaemia in 2010.
  • LFO singer Devin Lima dies at 41

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    LFO singer Devin Lima died at age 41 on Wed (Nov. 21) following a yearlong battle with stage 4 adrenal cancer. The singer underwent chemotherapy and radiation following his diagnosis but he lost his battle with cancer. Tragedy has struck the group before. In 2010, LFO singer Rich Cronin died of leukemia aged 35.
  • The ‘King of Bolero’ Lucho Gatica dies

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    The legendary singer of bolero Lucho Gatica, who was born in Chile and lived in Mexico for half a century, died on Tuesday, the artist's family said. He was 90. Not announced as yet is what caused the death of this famous singer with a career spanning more than 70 years.
  • Rapper Nick Breed dead at 24

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    Baltimore rapper Nick Breed has died aged 24. The artist was shot in his hometown's Allendale neighborhood on Sunday. He was taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center and pronounced dead soon thereafter. The rapper's most-recent release was a remix of Ella Mai's "Boo'd Up."
  • Canadian rapper Jon James McMurray tragically dies during stunt

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    Jon James McMurray was killed during a music video shoot when a stunt atop an airplane wing went wrong. The rapper was walking on the wing of a Cessna as it was in flight but he fell without having the time to pull his parachute. He impacted and died instantly.