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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #60 on: February 26, 2020, 01:45:23 PM »
Kazuhisa Hashimoto, a video game programmer who created the famous " Konami Code," has passed away at the age of 62.

https://www.gamerevolution.com/news/635424-konami-code-creator-kazuhisa-hashimoto-has-died

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #61 on: February 26, 2020, 06:41:30 PM »
Lee Phillip Bell, co-creator (with her late husband, William) of the CBS soap operas "The Young and the Restless" and "The Bold and the Beautiful," has passed away at age 91.

https://www.soapoperadigest.com/content/tv-pioneer-lee-phillip-bell-passes-away/
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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #62 on: February 27, 2020, 02:21:39 AM »
Lee Phillip Bell, co-creator (with her late husband, William) of the CBS soap operas "The Young and the Restless" and "The Bold and the Beautiful," has passed away at age 91.

https://www.soapoperadigest.com/content/tv-pioneer-lee-phillip-bell-passes-away/

RIP Lee Phillip Bell.  :cry:

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #63 on: February 27, 2020, 10:15:45 AM »
Author Clive Cussler, well known for his James Bond-esque undersea thrillers, passes on at 88 

https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2020-02-26/clive-cussler-adventure-novelist-dies-at-88-in-arizona

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #64 on: February 29, 2020, 03:18:51 AM »
Joe Coulombe, founder of Trader Joe stores, age 89. No cause given.
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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #65 on: March 02, 2020, 01:42:21 PM »
James Lipton, former host of the TV show Inside the Actors Studio passed away today from bladder cancer at age 93:

https://people.com/movies/james-lipton-dies-inside-the-actors-studio/

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #66 on: March 03, 2020, 03:06:56 AM »
James Lipton, former host of the TV show Inside the Actors Studio passed away today from bladder cancer at age 93:

https://people.com/movies/james-lipton-dies-inside-the-actors-studio/

RIP James Lipton.  :cry:

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #67 on: March 03, 2020, 03:46:32 PM »
CNN anchor Bobbie Battista, age 67 of cervical cancer.
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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #68 on: March 04, 2020, 03:26:07 AM »
CNN anchor Bobbie Battista, age 67 of cervical cancer.

RIP Bobbie Battista.  :cry:

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #69 on: March 06, 2020, 06:13:55 PM »
Montreal Canadiens legend Henri "the Pocket Rocket" Richard passes on at 84; he won an all time record 11 Stanley Cups as a player, many along side his brother Maurice "Rocket" Richard: 

http://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/nhl/canadiens-legend-henri-richard-dies-at-84/ar-BB10Qn8d?li=BBnbfcL&ocid=mailsignout

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #70 on: March 07, 2020, 03:26:07 AM »
Montreal Canadiens legend Henri "the Pocket Rocket" Richard passes on at 84; he won an all time record 11 Stanley Cups as a player, many along side his brother Maurice "Rocket" Richard: 

http://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/nhl/canadiens-legend-henri-richard-dies-at-84/ar-BB10Qn8d?li=BBnbfcL&ocid=mailsignout

RIP Henri "The Pocket Rocket" Richard.  :cry:

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #71 on: March 09, 2020, 11:24:11 AM »
Max von Sydow, the Swedish-born actor know for films like "The Seventh Seal" and "The Exorcist," has passed away at age 90, according to this article from the BBC.

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #72 on: March 15, 2020, 06:30:34 PM »
Lorenzo Brino, who played Sam Camden on the TV series "7th Heaven" as a toddler, passed away March 9, 2020 from an auto accident at age 21: https://ew.com/tv/lorenzo-brino-7th-heaven-actor-dies-at-21/

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #73 on: March 17, 2020, 03:52:10 PM »
Lyle Waggoner, a key cast member on The Carol Burnett Show who also co-starred with Lynda Carter on Wonder Woman, passed away today at the age of 84 after battling an illness.

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Re: 2020 Obituaries Thread
« Reply #74 on: March 17, 2020, 04:06:03 PM »
On the game show front, Waggoner was the third host of the syndicated series It's Your Bet in 1973.

Oscar nominee Stuart Whitman, age 92. No cause given.
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