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Watch: Viral Video Sensation 'Double Rainbow Guy' Dies at 57

Watch: Viral Video Sensation 'Double Rainbow Guy' Dies at 57

May 11
Paul L. Vasquez, the burly mountain man whose awestruck reaction upon seeing a double rainbow propelled him to internet stardom and turned him into a folk hero, has died in Central California. He was 57.

Jerry Stiller, Comedian and 'Seinfeld' Actor, Dies at 92

Jerry Stiller, Comedian and 'Seinfeld' Actor, Dies at 92

May 11
Comedy veteran Jerry Stiller, who launched his career opposite wife Anne Meara in the 1950s and reemerged four decades later as the hysterically high-strung Frank Costanza on the smash television show "Seinfeld," died at 92, his son Ben Stiller announced.

Andre Harrell, Music Exec Who Discovered Diddy, Dies at 59

Andre Harrell, Music Exec Who Discovered Diddy, Dies at 59

By Mesfin Fekadu | May 9
Andre Harrell, the Uptown Records founder who shaped the sound of hip-hop and R&B in the late '80s and '90s with acts such as Mary J. Blige and Heavy D and also launched the career of mogul Sean "Diddy" Combs, has died. He was 59.

Little Richard, Flamboyant Rock 'N' Roll Pioneer, Dead at 87

Little Richard, Flamboyant Rock 'N' Roll Pioneer, Dead at 87

By Kristin M. Hall | May 9
Little Richard, one of the chief architects of rock 'n' roll whose piercing wail, pounding piano and towering pompadour irrevocably altered popular music while introducing black R&B to white America, died Saturday after battling bone cancer. He was 87.

Roy Horn of Siegfried & Roy Dies from Coronavirus at 75

Roy Horn of Siegfried & Roy Dies from Coronavirus at 75

May 9
Roy Horn of Siegfried & Roy, the duo whose extraordinary magic tricks astonished millions until Horn was critically injured in 2003 by one of the act's famed white tigers, has died. He was 75.

Straight Ally, LGBTQ Champion Dr. Richard Friedman Dead at 79

Straight Ally, LGBTQ Champion Dr. Richard Friedman Dead at 79

By Kilian Melloy | May 7
It took a straight psychoanalyst, Dr. Richard Friedman, to make the case - and have it be heard - that being gay is rooted in biology, not "choice." Dr. Freidman died March 31 at age 79.

Kraftwerk Co-Founder Florian Schneider-Esleben Dies Aged 73

Kraftwerk Co-Founder Florian Schneider-Esleben Dies Aged 73

May 7
Florian Schneider-Esleben, who helped pioneer electronic music as the co-founder of Kraftwerk and influenced genres ranging from disco to synth pop, has died at age 73.

Rosalind Elias Dies at 90; Made Broadway Debut at 81

Rosalind Elias Dies at 90; Made Broadway Debut at 81

By Ronald Blum | May 6
Rosalind Elias, an American mezzo-soprano who created roles in a pair of Samuel Barber world premieres and made her Broadway debut at 81, has died. She was 90.

Veteran DJ Warren Gluck Has Passed at 64

Veteran DJ Warren Gluck Has Passed at 64

May 1
It was announced today that veteran DJ Warren Gluck has died. He was 64.

Mari Winsor, Pilates Guru and Celebrity Trainer, Dies at 70

Mari Winsor, Pilates Guru and Celebrity Trainer, Dies at 70

By Jonathan Landrum Jr. | May 1
Mari Winsor, a celebrity trainer for Hollywood's elite who became known as a Pilates guru, has died. She was 70.

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