Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, the pipe-smoking hedonist who revved up the sexual revolution in the 1950s and built a multimedia empire of clubs, mansions, movies and television, symbolized by bow-tied women in bunny costumes, has died at age 91.
French businessman Pierre Bergé, who died on Friday at 86, will forever be associated in the public imagination with his former protégé and companion, Yves Saint Laurent, with whom Bergé founded his eponymous fashion label.
Comedy legend Jerry Lewis dies at age 91
It is with great sadness that we report (via Las Vegas Review Journal reporter John Katsilometes) that comedy legend Jerry Lewis has passed away at age 91 at his home in Las Vegas.
Syrian actress-turned-activist Fadwa Suleiman, who fled to France after taking part in the 2011 uprising against President Bashar al-Assad, died in Paris overnight of cancer, her family said Thursday. She was 44.