Horace Silver, a pianist, composer and band leader with a tireless inventiveness who influenced generations of jazzmen with his distinctive hard bop sound, has died. He was 85.
McRae played Alice Kramden in the 1960s TV version of “The Honeymooners”
“I’m not scared of dying, but I’ve built such a beautiful life, and I’m not ready to leave it,” he told his daughter.
Family says the puppeteer suffered a heart attack at his home in Saugerties, New York
By HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Tom Clancy, whose high-tech, Cold War thrillers such as “The Hunt for Red October” and “Patriot Games” made him the most widely read and influential […]
By HILLEL ITALIE, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Sid Bernstein, the misty-eyed music promoter who booked such top acts as Jimi Hendrix, Judy Garland and the Rolling Stones and hit the highest heights […]
Charles Huron Kaman, the founder of Kaman Aerospace Corp., and co-founder of the Fidelco Guide Dog Foundation, has died. He was 91.