celebrity death

Pop band 'The Monkees', with Peter Tork, celebrating at a press conference to advertise their concert, Royal Garden Hotel, London, June 29th 1967. (Photo by Mike McLaren/Central Press/Getty Images)
February 21, 2019 - 11:39 am
by Bob Diehl, RADIO.com Peter Tork, the musician and lovable, quirky bassist for The Monkees, has died at the age of 77. A cause of death has not been released, but Tork was diagnosed with a rare cancer that affected his tongue ten years ago. “It is with beyond-heavy and broken hearts that we share...
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Carol Channing
30th April 1970: Carol Channing (1921 - ) the American actress, arrives in London for a four-week season at London's Drury Lane Theatre. (Photo by John Downing/Express/Getty Images)
January 15, 2019 - 6:41 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Carol Channing, the lanky, ebullient musical comedy star who delighted American audiences over almost 5,000 performances as the scheming Dolly Levi in "Hello, Dolly" on Broadway and beyond, has died. She was 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll said Channing died of natural causes at 12:31...
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