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Emile Ford dies in London, aged 78

11 April 2016 Emile Ford has died in London, aged 78. Ford was born Michael Emile Telford Miller on 16 October 1937, in St Lucia, Windward Islands...

Ronnie Corbett dies aged 85

31 March 2016 Ronnie Corbett, one of Britain’s most popular entertainers, has died aged 85 surrounded by his family. Corbett first came to fame on The...

Andy ‘Thunderclap’ Newman dead aged 73

30 March 2016 Musician Andy "Thunderclap" Newman has died aged 73. The pianist for British band Thunderclap Newman died at his home in London. Pete Townshend of...

Child Star Patty Duke Dies at 69

29 March 2016 Patty Duke, the Oscar-winning actress renowned as a child star of stage, film and television, who, amid public struggles with bipolar disorder,...

Sylvia Anderson dies – Goodnight M’Lady

16 March 2016 Sylvia Anderson, best known as the voice of Lady Penelope in the TV show Thunderbirds, has died after a short illness, her...

Sir George Martin, the ‘fifth Beatle’ dies, aged 90

9 March 2016 Record producer Sir George Martin, known as the "fifth Beatle", has died, aged 90.His family thanked "everyone for their thoughts, prayers and...

Jon English dies after surgery complications

10 March 2016 Australian singer and actor Jon English has died after suffering an aortic aneurysm following a small operation, just days after a friend...

Eagles member Glenn Frey dead at 67

19 January 2016 Glenn Frey, guitarist and founding member of US rock group The Eagles, has died at the age of 67 in New York. He...

Mott the Hoople Drummer Dale Griffin Dies at 67

17 January 2016 Drummer Terence Dale “Buffin” Griffin, a founding member of Mott the Hoople, has passed away at the age of 67 following a...

David Bowie dies of cancer at 69

11 January 2016 Singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 following a battle with cancer. His son, director Duncan Jones, confirmed the news...

Lemmy, Motorhead frontman, dies aged 70

28 December 2015 Motörhead frontman Lemmy has died aged 70, two days after learning he had cancer. Born Ian Fraser Kilmister in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, in 1945,...

Stevie Wright, ex-Easybeats singer, dies aged 68

27 December 2015 Australian rock legend Stevie Wright has died at the age of 68. The ex-Easybeats frontman, who is widely regarding as Australia's first...

Jimmy Hill dead at 87 following Alzheimer’s battle

19 December 2015 Jimmy Hill has died aged 87 following a battle with Alzheimer’s. Hill will forever be remembered as one of the most influential figures...

BB King, the King of Blues, dies at 89

14 May 2015 The "King of the Blues", guitarist and singer BB King, has died aged 89. King, known for his hits Lucille, Sweet Little Angel...

“Love & Mercy” in Cinemas 5 June

Love & Mercy presents an unconventional portrait of Brian Wilson, the mercurial singer, songwriter and leader of The Beach Boys. Set against the era-defining catalogue of...

Richard L. Bare, ‘Green Acres’ Director, Dies at 101

28 March 2015 Richard L. Bare, who wrote and directed hundreds of episodes of classic TV shows including Green Acres and Twilight Zone, has died in...

Lesley Gore dead: ‘It’s My Party’ singer dies of cancer aged...

16 February 2015 Singer-songwriter and actress Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in the 1960s with It's My Party, has died of cancer. She was 68. Gore...

James Garner, Rockford Files star, dies aged 86

20 July 2014 James Garner, the US star of hit TV series The Rockford Files and Maverick, and films including The Great Escape, has died...

Soul Music Legend Bobby Womack Dies at 70

27 June 2014 Legendary soul singer-songwriter Bobby Womack died on Friday 27 June. He was 70. The cause of death is currently unknown, although Womack had struggled...

Gerry Goffin dies at 75

19 June 2014 Gerry Goffin, a prolific and multi-dimensional lyricist who with his then-wife and songwriting partner Carole King wrote such hits as Will You...

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