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Rafer Johnson, Winner of a Memorable Decathlon, Is Dead

Rafer Johnson, Winner of a Memorable Decathlon, Is Dead

Rafer Johnson, Winner of a Memorable Decathlon, Is Dead Rafer Johnson, Winner of a Memorable Decathlon, Is Dead Rafer Johnson, who carried the American flag into Rome’s Olympic Stadium in August 1960 as the first Black captain of a United States Olympic team and went on to win gold in a memorable decathlon duel, bringing him acclaim as the world’s …

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Conchata Ferrell, Memorable Maid on ‘Two and a Half Men,’ Dies at 77

Conchata Ferrell, Memorable Maid on ‘Two and a Half Men,’ Dies at 77

Conchata Ferrell, Memorable Maid on ‘Two and a Half Men,’ Dies at 77 Conchata Ferrell, Memorable Maid on ‘Two and a Half Men,’ Dies at 77 Conchata Ferrell, the award-winning theater actress who became a television star as the gruff housekeeper of a toxic Malibu bachelor on the sitcom “Two and a Half Men,” died on Monday in Los Angeles. …

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Best in Show: Watch Fred Willard’s Most Memorable Roles

Best in Show: Watch Fred Willard’s Most Memorable Roles

Best in Show: Watch Fred Willard’s Most Memorable Roles Best in Show: Watch Fred Willard’s Most Memorable Roles With his light comedic touch, Fred Willard, who died Friday at 86, made getting laughs seem effortless. His string of now-familiar characters — a daffy late-night sidekick, a blundering dog show announcer — were exaggerated extensions of himself. They were obviously goofier …

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A Man of Few Words, 90% of Them Memorable

A Man of Few Words, 90% of Them Memorable

Jon Pessah’s biography of Yogi Berra covers the quotes and the career as well as the sensitive person often obscured by his public image. Source link

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Honor Blackman, a Memorable James Bond Adversary, Dies at 94

Honor Blackman, a Memorable James Bond Adversary, Dies at 94

Honor Blackman, an actress who achieved fame as a beautiful pilot with judo skills and a highly suggestive name in the 1964 James Bond movie “Goldfinger,” then went on to a long screen career in her native England and abroad, has died at her home in Lewes, in southeastern England. She was 94. Her family announced her death in a …

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