• Dick Leitsch May 11, 1935 - Jun 22, 2018

    Dick Leitsch, pioneering gay rights activist who led a 1966 "sip-in" at a New York City bar, has died, according to multiple news sources. He was 83.


  • Vinnie Paul Mar 11, 1964 - Jun 22, 2018

    Vinnie Paul, co-founder and drummer of metal band Pantera, died Friday, June 22, 2018, according to multiple news sources. He was 54.


  • Charles Krauthammer Mar 13, 1950 - Jun 21, 2018

    NEW YORK (AP) — The conservative writer and pundit Charles Krauthammer has died. He was 68.


  • Koko the Gorilla Jul 4, 1971 - Jun 19, 2018

    If ever there was a living being who inspired a lot of people to think more of the inner lives of animals, it was Koko, the gorilla who used sign language. She died in her sleep Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at the age of 46, the Gorilla Foundation announced in a press release late Wednesday night.


  • Big Van Vader May 14, 1955 - Jun 18, 2018

    WWE wrestling legend Big Van Vader has died at the age of 63, according to multiple news reports. Vader, born Leon White, died on Monday night. His death was announced on Twitter today by his son, Jesse White.


  • Hubert Green Dec 28, 1946 - Jun 19, 2018

    Hall of Fame golfer Hubert Green, who won a U.S. Open playing portions of the final round despite a threat against his life, has died. He was 71.


  • Peter Thomson Aug 23, 1929 - Jun 20, 2018

    Hailed as a hero to some and as golf royalty to others, Peter Thomson, a five-time winner of the British Open and the only player in the 20th century to win the tournament for three straight years, died Wednesday. He was 88.