Allen Toussaint: Influential New Orleans Musician Dies at 77

Allen Toussaint, the influential New Orleans R&B musician, has died. He was 77. Toussaint reportedly collapsed at his hotel after a concert performance in Madrid. His daughter told the New York Times in an email that her father suffered a…

Marty Ingels, Actor and Shirley Jones’ Husband Dies at 79

Marty Ingels, the actor and comedian best known for his role in the 1960s show I’m Dickens, He’s Fenster, has died. Her was 79. Ingels was married to actress and singer Shirley Jones. The two tied the knot in 1977.…

Altee Tenpenny: Alabama RB Killed in Car Crash

Former Alabama running back Altee Tenpenny has died in a car crash. According to the Mississippi Highway Patrol, Tenpenny hit a road sign at about 5pm Tuesday evening. From AL.com: The collision sent the vehicle airborne and it started rolling…

Miss Austria Ena Kadic Dies After Mountain Fall

Former Miss Austria Ena Kadic has died after falling down a mountain. She was 26. Kadic was jogging in Tyrol on Friday when she fell off the side of Bergisel mountain near Innsbruck, according to authorities. Reports indicate that shortly…

Jamie Zimmerman: ABC News Doctor Dies in Drowning Accident

Jamie Zimmerman, a doctor and journalist working for ABC News, died in a tragic accident on Monday. She was 31. According to reports, Zimmerman was crossing the Lumahai River in Kauai when she slipped on some rocks. When rescue found…

Elizabeth Ramsey, Filipino Comedian, Dead at 83

Elizabeth Ramsey, a comedic legend in the Philippines, has died. She was 83. Her daughter, singer Jaya Ramsey, announced her death in a Facebook post: “Mama Beth is now with our Lord… 83 years has been full. Love and laughter,…

Grooveshark Co-Founder Josh Greenberg Dead at 28

Josh Greenberg, one of the founders of now-shuttered music streaming service Grooveshark, has died. He was 28. According to the Gainesville Sun, Greenberg was found in his bed by his girlfriend. According to police, there were no signs of foul…

Comcast Founder Ralph J. Roberts Dies at 95

On Friday morning, Comcast Corporation announced that its co-founder and current Chairman Emeritus, Ralph J. Roberts, has died. According to a release, Roberts died of natural causes. He was 95. “Ralph was a born entrepreneur, a visionary businessman, a philanthropist…

Sheryl Sandberg Posts Touching Tribute to Late Husband

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg has spoken publicly for the first time since the sudden death of her husband, SurveyMonkey CEO Dave Goldberg. Sandberg’s first comments came in the form of a Facebook post. “Dave was my rock. When I got…

Dave Goldberg Died After Exercising on Vacation: Report

Both the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal are reporting that Dave Goldberg, SurveyMonkey CEO and husband to Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, died after exercising while on vacation in Mexico. He was 47. From the Times: Mr. Goldberg,…