Melvin Van Peebles, Godfather Of Black Cinema, Dies At 89In statement, his family said that Van Peebles, father of the actor-director Mario Van Peebles, died Tuesday evening at his home in Manhattan.
1960s Civil Rights Activist Robert Moses Dies At Age 86Moses was born in Harlem, New York, on January 23, 1935, two months after a race riot left three dead and injured 60 in the neighborhood.
Dr. Bobby Brown, 5-Time Champion With New York Yankees, Dies At Age 96Brown died at 96 on Thursday in Fort Worth, Texas, the Yankees said. They said he was last remaining person to play for the team in the 1940s.
‘Virginia Woolf’ Star George Segal Dies At 87A native of Great Neck, New York, Segal was always best known as a comic actor but his most famous role was in a harrowing drama, 1966's “Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf.”
Cicely Tyson, Groundbreaking Award-Winning Actor, Dead At 96Tyson's death was announced by her family, via her manager Larry Thompson, who did not immediately provide additional details.
Academy Award-Winning Film, TV Actress Cloris Leachman Dead At 94Veteran actress Cloris Leachman has died at age 94.
MF Doom, Rapper Known For Signature Mask, Dies At 49Jasmine Dumile said in a statement that her husband — whose real name is Daniel Dumile — died Oct. 31.
Tommy DeVito, Founding Member Of The Four Seasons, Dies From COVID-19 ComplicationsDeVito died in Las Vegas on Monday, according to his friend Alfredo Nittoli, who first posted the news on Facebook.
Mets Legend Tom Seaver Dies At Age 75He died of complications of Lewy body dementia and COVID-19.
‘Black Panther’ Star Chadwick Boseman Dies Of Cancer At Age 43Actor Chadwick Boseman, known for his portrayals of Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Baldwin as well as superhero Black Panther, died after a four-year battle with cancer.
Milton Glaser, Designer Of 'I Love NY' Logo, Dies At 91Milton Glaser, the groundbreaking graphic designer who adorned Bob Dylan’s silhouette with psychedelic hair and summed up the feelings for his native New York with “I (HEART) NY,” died Friday, his 91st birthday.