Recent Celebrity Deaths

  • Patricia Morison, 103 (1915 - 2018)

    Patricia Morison

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Patricia Morison, who originated the role of an overemotional diva in the Broadway musical "Kiss Me, Kate," starred on stage opposite Yul Brynner in "The King and I" and appeared in films alongside Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn, died Sunday at age 103. For full obituary from Legacy.com, click here.

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  • Billy Cannon, 80 (1937 - 2018)

    Billy Cannon

    LSU Tigers legendary running back Billy Cannon died today at the age of 80, according to multiple news sources. For full obituary from Legacy.com, click here.

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  • Havana Plane Crash Victims (2018)

    Havana Plane Crash Victims

    At least 100 people have died following the crash of a Cubana de Aviacion Boeing 737-200 near Havana's Jose Marti International Airport, on Friday, May 18, 2018, according to CNN. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here.

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  • Dr. James Jude, 87 (1928 - 2015)

    Dr. James Jude

    The Associated PressMIAMI (AP) — Dr. James Jude, one of the experts credited with pioneering life-saving cardiopulmonary resuscitation, has died. He was 87.Peter Jude says his father died early Tuesday in Coral Gables after an extended illness. Jude says his father always wanted to help people, noting CPR has saved countless lives.In the late 1950s, the doctor and two electrical engineers,...

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  • Red Lane, 76 (1939 - 2015)

    Red Lane

    Red Lane, a country music songwriter who wrote the Tammy Wynette hit "'Til I Get It Right," has died of cancer, according to multiple news sources. He was 76. Lane, who was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters' Hall of Fame in 1993, wrote songs for many of country's biggest stars.

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