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Hollywood Icon Tony Curtis Died of a Heart Attack

The handsome and enigmatic star, Tony Curtis, with a memorable and diverse acting career that spanned over six decades and roles in over 140 Hollywood movies, died in his Nevada home of a heart attack. The Oscar-nominated actor is still as popular posthumously as he was when alive thanks to his performances in films like ‘Some […]

Larry King says talking about depression is a good cure

Larry King is a household name in America and has cast his influence across the Pacific and Atlantic oceans reaching shores across the world. The lively TV personality has anchored the entertainment industry for years and has notched an impressive amount of interviews down the years – more than 40,000 to date. He has soldiered […]

John Candy died of a heart attack aged 43

John Candy’s unexpected death in 1994 came as a shock to his fans and was a loss to the film community. The larger than life comedy actor died aged 43 while filming ‘Wagons East’ in Mexico. He was found in his hotel room according to his spokesperson, Anna Perez. She spoke to the New York […]

Bill Clinton turns to veganism after heart operation

High levels of cholesterol are a growing problem these days and are attributed to the types of food we eat and the stressful lifestyles many of us have. Furthermore, If “bad” cholesterol isn’t dealt with quickly it can have dire consequences, as former president, Bill Clinton found out. On September 7, 2004, three years after […]

Andy Irons died of a heart attack after drug cocktail

After the saddening and untimely death of world champion surfer, Andy Irons, in November 2010 his family released the results of his autopsy. It was initially thought his death came as a result of Dengue ever but the coroner’s report indicated that he in fact died of a heart attack around 30 hours after taking cocaine. […]

Michael Clarke Duncan Passes Away Aged 54 After Heart Attack

Michael Clarke Duncan was an American actor born December 10, 1957 and will be remembered fondly for his portrayal of John Coffey in the smash hit film, The Green Mile, a touching story of a gentle giant of a man wrongly sentenced to death for the murder of a young girl who lived at the […]

Neil Armstrong Takes One Small Step Into the Unknown

Neil Alden Armstrong, born on August 5, 1930 was the first man to set foot on the moon (whether you believe it happened or not), placing him up there amongst those never-to-be-forgotten pioneers who have inspired and captivated our imaginations throughout history. His career path took him on an interesting journey, from aerospace engineer and […]

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