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Stephen Garrett, architect and first director of Getty Villa in Malibu, dies at the age of 96

Stephen George Garrett, a British-American architect who helped oil magnate J. Paul Getty turn his improbable dream of a Roman-style villa in Malibu into a world-famous cultural attraction and became the first director, died in a care institution in...

Leonard Goldberg, experienced producer of & # 39; Blue Bloods & # 39; and & # 39; WarGames & # 39 ;, dies

Leonard Goldberg, a network and studio manager and producer whose TV credits ranged from "Starsky and Hutch" in the 1970s to the current drama series "Blue Bloods" and whose independent films include "WarGames" and "Sleeping with the Enemy", died...

& # 39; Star Trek & # 39; writer D.C. Fontana, who fought to find work in male-dominated Hollywood, is dying

D.C. Fontana, who overcame Hollywood sexism to become a writer and story editor for the original television series "Star Trek" and later a contribution to "Star Trek: The Next Generation", died after a short illness.Fontana died Tuesday, said family...

Robert Massie, biographer of tsars who made Russian history popular, died at the age of 90

Robert K. Massie, the Pulitzer Prize-winning historian who specialized in best-selling and critically acclaimed biographies of the Russian tsars and discovered a personal connection with the past of the country through a blood disease that suffered both his son...

Irving Burgie, songwriter of calypso hit "Day-O", dies at the age of 95

Composer Irving Burgie, who helped popularize Caribbean music and co-wrote the enduring Harry Belafonte hit "Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)", died at the age of 95.During the Barbados Independence Day Parade on Saturday, Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley announced...

The former prime minister of Japan, Yasuhiro Nakasone, died at the age of 101

Former Japanese Prime Minister Yasuhiro Nakasone, a giant in post-World War II politics who insisted on a more assertive Japan while strengthening military ties with the United States, died. He was 101.His son's office, Hirofumi Nakasone, confirmed that Nakasone...

Barbara Hillary, the first black woman to reach the North and South Pole, is dying

Barbara Hillary, who was & # 39; 70 in her 70s when she became the first black woman to officially reach the North and South Pole, died at 88.Her death was announced November 23 on her Twitter account, stating...

Statistics maven Seymour Siwoff of Elias Sports Bureau dies at 99

Seymour Siwoff, the statistic girl who changed the Elias Sports Bureau for more than half a century of exact information about teams and athletes, died Friday. He was 99.In accordance with Siwoff's preference for detail, he died at his...

Robert F.X. Sillerman, who founded SFX Entertainment, dies at the age of 71

Robert F.X. Sillerman, the New York entertainment businessman who has consolidated a number of companies and helped shape the modern concert industry, died of respiratory illness on Sunday, Billboard reported. He was 71.Founder of SFX Entertainment, Sillerman made his...

Frank Biondi, former head of Viacom and Universal Studios, dies at the age of 74

Frank Biondi Jr., who became one of the leading architects of the modern media industry, while leading companies such as Viacom, Universal Studios and HBO, died early Monday. Biondi, who was 74, died of cancer at his home in...
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Earthquakes: 3.1 earthquake reported near San Bernardino, Calif.

An earthquake of magnitude 3.1 was reported at 1:56 am on Thursday a mile from San Bernardino, California, according to the US Geological Survey.The...

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