WWE tag team great Dynamite Kid dies on 60th birthday

Wrestling legend Thomas Billington, known as “The Dynamite Kid,” has passed away on his 60th birthday. The exact cause of death is unknown, but the UK-born icon had been battling a number of health issues for years. New Japan Pro Wrestling superstar Will Ospreay paid tribute to the icon on Twitter on Wednesday morning after learning of his death. Along […]

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Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee dead at 95

Legendary Marvel Comics co-creator Stan Lee — famous for giving the world beloved superheroes including Spider-Man, Iron Man and the Incredible Hulk — died Monday. He was 95. According to TMZ, Lee suffered a number of illnesses over the last year, including pneumonia. His daughter J.C. told the site, “My father loved all of his fans. He was the greatest, most […]

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Mac Miller's Death Has Been Ruled an Accidental Overdose

Nearly two months later, the cause of Mac Miller’s death has been released. According to People, the 26-year-old rapper’s death was an accidental overdose of fentanyl, cocaine, and alcohol. The Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner added that his death was “due to mixed drug toxicity.” Mac, whose real name was Malcolm James McCormick, reportedly went into cardiac arrest […]

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Geoff Emerick, beloved Beatles engineer, dead at 72

Geoff Emerick, the audio engineer who worked on several Beatles classics including “Sgt. Pepper’s” and “Abbey Road,” died Tuesday. Emerick’s agent, David Maida, confirmed the engineer’s death to Rolling Stone, adding that the cause of death was a heart attack. He was 72. Emerick’s manager, William Zabaleta, posted a video, in which he said he was on the phone with […]

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James Brown’s daughter Venisha Brown dead at 53

Venisha Brown, one of the daughters of the late “Godfather of Soul” James Brown and the late Yvonne Fair died Wednesday. She was 53. Brown passed away at Augusta University Health Medical Center in Georgia due to complications from pneumonia, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. “The family thanks everyone for their prayers and telephone calls,” a statement read. “At this time […]

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Cranberries singer Dolores O’Riordan died by drowning

Dolores O’Riordan, the 46-year-old lead singer of Irish rock group The Cranberries, died accidentally from drowning in a London hotel bathtub due to alcohol intoxication, according to an inquest. The Westminster Coroner’s Court heard Thursday — on what would have been O’Riordan’s 47th birthday – that she had been drinking heavily before she was found dead Jan. 15 at the […]

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