Robert Mugabe led a nation to independence only to become a dictator who destroyed its economy, has died at the age of 95.
David Koch, one-half of the Koch Brothers and the head of a wide-ranging business empire who also went on to have a huge impact on politics and cultural philanthropy, has died at the age of 79.
A great public intellectual, pioneering blogger, and all-around good man is gone.
Just over nine years after retiring from the Supreme Court, former Associate Justice John Paul Stevens has passed away at the age of 99.
The independent who upended the 1992 Presidential race has passed.
One of America’s fist celebrity CEO’s has passed away at the age of 94.
The last of the World War II code talkers from the Mohawk tribe has passed away at the age of 94
Thad Cochran, who represented Mississippi in Congress for 45 years, has died at the age of 81.
Bart Starr, who led the Green Bay Packers to five N.F.L. Championships in the pre-Super Bowl era and in Super Bowls I and II, has died at the age of 85.
Herman Wouk, best known for works such as The Caine Mutiny, The Winds of War, and War and Remembrance, has died at the age of 103.
One of the most well-known architects of the modern era has passed away.
One of the last of the Navajo Code Talkers, who provided the U.S. military with an unbreakable code in the fight against Japan in World War Two, has died at the age of 97.
I sense a great disturbance in the Force. As if a billion voices are crying out “No, not Chewie!!!!”
The legendary figure was in charge of strategic forecasting at the Pentagon for decades.
A male sophomore makes two suicides in less than a week.
Patrick Caddell, who helped Jimmy Carter win the Democratic nomination and White House in 1976, has died at the age of 68.
Walter Jones, a former supporter of the Iraq War who became one of the most prominent anti-war voices in Congress, has passed away at the age of 76. He will be missed.
Lyndon LaRouche, an eight-time Presidential candidate who ran a cult-like organization that spread bizarre conspiracy theories, has died at 96.
The longest-serving member of Congress in American history has passed away at the age of 92.
Herb Kelleher, who helped found an airline that revolutionized the industry thanks to his unconventional choices, has died at the age of 87.
One-half of a pop music icon in the 70’s, the Captain has passed away.
Washington said farewell to George H.W. Bush today in a service that both remembered his spirit and his heroism, and stands as a sharp rebuke to what politics has been reduced to in America today.
George H.W. Bush,, who served his nation as a warrior, Congressman, Ambassador, Vice-President, and President, has died at the age of 94.
The world loses a genuine war hero.
The tough guy actor best known for the “Smokey And The Bandit” movies has passed away at the age of 82.
Iconic Broadway legend Neil Simon, who was responsible for hits such as “The Odd Couple, has died at the age of 91.
Kofi Annan, who served as Secretary-General of the United Nations at the dawn of the “War On Terror,” has died at the age of 80.
Paul Laxalt, the former Nevada Senator who was one of President Reagan’s closest confidantes outside the White House, has died at 96.
Harlan Ellison, who had a reputation for being as cantankerous as he was a great writer, has died at the age of 84.
Anthony Bourdain was a renowned chef, writer, television host, and storyteller. He also suffered from demons that ultimately caught up with him.
Days after designer Kate Spade killed herself, depression has claimed another celebrity.
Frank Carlucci, who served as President Reagan’s last Secretary of Defense, has died at 87.