Archive for the ‘Obituaries – 2015’ Category

Lizabeth Scott Obituary

Saturday, February 7th, 2015

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Lizabeth Scott dies at 92; sultry leading woman of film noir

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By David Colker
Los Angeles Times
February 6, 2015

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Actress Lizabeth Scott, whose sultry looks and smoky voice led many a man astray in 1940s and ’50s film noir, died Jan. 31 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. She was 92.

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Anita Ekberg Obituary

Sunday, January 11th, 2015

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Anita Ekberg, waded into Trevi Fountain in ‘La Dolce Vita,’ dies at 83

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By Dennis McLellan
Los Angeles Times
January 11, 2015

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Anita Ekberg, the busty blond former Miss Sweden who became a Hollywood sex symbol in the 1950s and famously waded into Rome’s Trevi Fountain in a revealing, strapless black evening gown in Federico Fellini’s classic 1960 film “La Dolce Vita,” has died. She was 83.

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Samuel Goldwyn Jr. Obituary

Saturday, January 10th, 2015

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Samuel Goldwyn Jr. dies at 88; Hollywood scion forged his own path

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By David Colker
Los Angeles Times
January 9, 2015

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Samuel Goldwyn Jr., who was born into one of the founding families of the Hollywood studio system but became a champion of independent film productions, died Friday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was 88.

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Rod Taylor Obituary

Saturday, January 10th, 2015

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Rod Taylor dies at 84; actor starred in ‘The Birds,’ ‘Time Machine’

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By David Colker
Los Angeles Times
January 9, 2015

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Actor Rod Taylor, 84, died of natural causes Wednesday at home in Beverly Hills, said Carol Taylor, his wife of 35 years.

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Francesca Hilton Obituary

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

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Francesca Hilton, daughter of Zsa Zsa Gabor and Conrad Hilton, dies at 67

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By Kurtis Lee
Los Angeles Times
January 6, 2015

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Francesca Hilton, the daughter of actress Zsa Zsa Gabor, died in Los Angeles on Monday, her publicist said. She was 67.

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Bess Myerson Obituary

Monday, January 5th, 2015

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Bess Myerson, Miss America who rose in politics and fell in scandal, dies at 90

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By Elaine Woo
Los Angeles Times
January 5, 2014

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Bess Myerson, the former beauty queen, television personality and New York politician who spent four decades in the public eye before her glamorous image was tarnished by scandal, has died. She was 90.

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