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Actor-director Richard Attenborough dies at 90

Actor-director Richard Attenborough dies at 90

LONDON — Acclaimed actor and Oscar-winning director Richard Attenborough, whose film career on both sides of the camera spanned 60 years, has died. He was 90.

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Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

The television and radio announcer’s resonant voice-over style was widely imitated. “Late night will never sound as cool again,” said former “SNL” writer and performer Tina Fey.

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Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies in Tucson

Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies in Tucson

Said longtime cast member Tina Fey: “Late night will never sound as cool again.”

August 19, 2014 2:35 pmLoading…
TV's Don Pardo dies, voiced 'SNL' from Tucson

TV's Don Pardo dies, voiced 'SNL' from Tucson

Pardo died in Tucson, his home since 2005.

August 19, 2014 11:00 am Photos

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Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

This March 14, 1992 photo provided by NBC shows announcer Don Pardo on the set of "Saturday Night Live." Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose resonant voice-over style was widely imitated and became the standard in the field, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 in Arizona at the ag…

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Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

This Sept. 25, 1982 photo provided by NBC shows announcer Don Pardo. Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose resonant voice-over style was widely imitated and became the standard in the field, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 in Arizona at the age of 96. (AP Photo/NBC, Al Levine)

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Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

This March 14, 1992 photo provided by NBC shows announcer Don Pardo on the set of "Saturday Night Live." Pardo, the durable television and radio announcer whose resonant voice-over style was widely imitated and became the standard in the field, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 in Arizona at the ag…

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Star loses two family members: Eleanor Rice Feeney and Walt Nett

Star loses two family members: Eleanor Rice Feeney and Walt Nett

The Star lost two members of its extended family last month: Eleanor Rice Feeney, 90, who died April 21 in Tucson, and Walt Nett, 59, who died April 23 in Lubbock, Texas.Both were journalism pioneers who enriched the news business, the community and their friends.

May 05, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Curls and dimples: Shirley Temple dies at 85

Curls and dimples: Shirley Temple dies at 85

Shirley Temple as “Little Miss Marker.” She was a symbol of optimism and innocence who gave the nation a respite during the Depression. The adorable Shirley possessed acting skills far beyond her years.

February 11, 2014 2:37 pm
Let us remember some Tucsonans who died in 2013

Let us remember some Tucsonans who died in 2013

Before ringing in the new year, and keeping in mind that no gathering of names can possibly be complete, we’d like to take a few minutes to remember some of our Southern Arizona neighbors who died in 2013.

December 29, 2013 7:00 am Photos

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Wettstein, Tucson ad man and artist, dies

Wettstein, Tucson ad man and artist, dies

Tucson ad man and artist Earl Wettstein died Wednesday at the age of 81.

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Wettstein, Tucson ad man and artist, dies

Wettstein, Tucson ad man and artist, dies

Artist Earl Wettstein looks over his choice of colors for one of his paintings while working in his studio at his home.

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Deaths

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are given if available.

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'Tax hawk' Mary Schuh dies at 77

Local-government watchdog Mary Schuh died Aug. 25 of cancer at age 77.

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Deaths

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are given if available.

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Deaths

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are given if available.

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Deaths

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are given if available.

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Deaths

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are given if available.

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Deaths

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are given if available.

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Deaths

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are given if available.

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