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Legendary sportscaster Jackson of "whoa, Nellie" fame dies at 89

Sportscaster Keith Jackson, who coined the phrase "granddaddy of them all" and peppered his lively comment.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 13th, 2018

What is Dick Enberg"s Cause of Death? Legendary Sportscaster Dies Aged 82

Enberg retired from an illustrious 60-year career in 2016......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 22nd, 2017

Legendary Sportscaster Vin Scully: "I"ll Never Watch Another NFL Game"

A week after his old team lost to the Astros in the World Series, famed L.A. Dodgers Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully made an appearance at the Pasade.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 6th, 2017

Keith Jackson, Voice of College Football, Dies at 89

Mr. Jackson was synonymous with Saturday college football for millions of fans through five decades......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJan 13th, 2018

Legendary Atlanta architect John C. Portman Jr. dies at 93 - 13WMAZ

13WMAZLegendary Atlanta architect John C. Portman Jr. dies at 9313WMAZATLANTA - Atlanta arc.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 30th, 2017

Renowned Atlanta architect John Portman dies at 93

Legendary Atlanta architect and developer John Portman passed away late Dec. 29 evening – capping a remarkable life that left its imprint all over the world – including Asia, Europe and the United States. Despite his global reach, Portman was r.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2017

Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis will run free Super Bowl concerts in Minneapolis

Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, the legendary pop-music producers who helped popularize the "Minneapolis sound" and have worked with artists ranging from Prince to Janet Jackson to Gwen Stefani, will return to Minneapolis for a 2018 Super Bowl concert seri.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 27th, 2017

NASCAR champion owner, engine maker Robert Yates dies at 74

NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Robert Yates has died after a battle with liver cancer. He was 74......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 3rd, 2017

Broadway composer-lyricist Michael Friedman, 41, dies of AIDS

He was celebrated composer, lyricist of theatrical works, including 'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 10th, 2017

Flick picks: ‘The Hitman’s Bodyguard’ survives on Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson’s rapport alone

The pitch for “The Hitman’s Bodyguard” lives or dies on the rapport between its titular characters, and the chemistry between Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds is just enough to keep the action comedy on life support as derelict writing and hum.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2017

Comedian Jerry Lewis dies at 91

AP Images LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious sc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 20th, 2017

Jerry Lewis, Legendary Comedian, Dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, the frantic funnyman whose knack for broad comedy took him from the Borscht Belt of upstate New York to the pinnacle of 20th-century stardom, has died, according to his manager. He was 91......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 20th, 2017

Sunday links: top-decile valuations

Review: Jay Jaffe author of The Cooperstown Casebook: Who’s in the Baseball Hall of Fame, Who Should Be In, and Who Should... MarketsMarkets don't crash from all-time highs. (pensionpartners.com)The market IS very differ.....»»

Category: blogSource: abnormalreturnsAug 6th, 2017

Who’s Bad? New, Unreleased Michael Jackson Songs Up For Auction Next Week

Starting at $50,000, the lucky bidder still won't get to release the tracks to the public......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJul 12th, 2017

Carla Fendi, Former President Of Luxury Fashion Brand, Dies

Fendi helped propel the label to international fame. She was 79. Fendi helped propel the label to international fame. She was 79.(Image credit: David M. Benett/Getty Images).....»»

Category: topSource: nprJun 21st, 2017

Jim Bunning, a U.S. Senator and Hall of Fame Pitcher, Dies at 85

Bunning, who became the first Hall of Famer to serve in the U.S. Congress, representing Kentucky in the U.S. Senate, led a "long and storied life," said Mitch McConnell, the Senate Majority Leader......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 27th, 2017

Gregg Allman Dies At 69: The Musician Took Southern Rock To The Hall Of Fame

The singer revolutionized southern rock 'n' roll......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 27th, 2017

Former James Bond actor Roger Moore dies

British actor Roger Moore, who won international fame playing secret agent James Bond, died on Tuesday aged 89, his family said on the actor’s official Twitter account. His 12 years as James Bond, ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMay 23rd, 2017

Soundgarden Singer Chris Cornell Dies At 52

Rock musician Chris Cornell, who gained fame as the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and later Audioslave, has died at age 52, according to his representative......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 18th, 2017

Philanthropist Henry Hillman dies at 98

Henry Hillman, the billionaire Pittsburgh philanthropist whose fame extended well beyond southwestern Pennsylvania, is being remembered for his business acumen and his intense devotion to community service and generous contributions to the quality of l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 15th, 2017

Steelers Owner Dan Rooney dies at 84

Dan Rooney, the Hall of Fame owner of the NFL's Pittsburgh Steelers for decades and son of team founder Art Rooney Sr., died Thursday. He was 84. As chairman, Rooney ran day-to-day operations of the franchise from 1975 to 2003 before handing the reins.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 13th, 2017