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Lotfi Mansouri (credit: Terrence McCarthy/National Endowment for the Opera Honors)

Former SF Opera Director Lotfi Mansouri Dies At 84

Former general director of the San Francisco Opera for 13 years, Lotfi Mansouri has died. He was 84….

08/31/2013

Notable Deaths 2013

Sid Bernstein, Who Brought The Beatles To The Bay Area, Dies

Misty-eyed music promoter Sid Bernstein, who booked The Beatles’ concert tours at the Cow Palace and Candlestick Park, passed away at the age of 95…

08/21/2013

Lee Thompson Young is seen here in a scene from TNT's "Rizzoli & Isles" (credit: TNT/CBS News)

Former Smallville Star, Lee Thompson Young Dead At 29

Police say the former “Smallville” star died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound…

08/19/2013

Notable Deaths 2013

‘Real World San Francisco’ Star, Sean Sasser Dies At 44

AIDS activist Sean Sasser, who rose to fame on season 3 of MTV’s “The Real World: San Francisco” has died. He was 44. …

08/08/2013

George Duke (credit: Lefty Shivambu/Gallo Images)

Jazz Keyboardist George Duke Dies At 67

A representative said the San Rafael-born, Grammy-winning jazz keyboardist has died…

08/06/2013

Darren Criss (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Darren Criss On Montieth’s Death; ‘We’re Picking Up The Pieces’

The actor opened up about the loss of “Glee” star Cory Monteith during a visit to “Conan” on Thursday…

08/02/2013

Gary Bell (Friends of Gary Bell)

Bacterial Infection Claims Life Of Richmond City Councilman

Bell, who served on the City Council from 2000 to 2005 and was elected again to the council last fall, was hospitalized just days after the Nov. 6 election, according to family members and city officials.

08/01/2013

Esther Williams "Ziegfeld Follies" (credit: MGM)

Esther Williams, Swimming Champion/Movie Star, Dies At 91

The swimming champion turned Hollywood actress, who starred Technicolor musicals of the 1940s and 1950s, was 91…

06/06/2013

Jack Vance (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Author Jack Vance Dies At Home In Oakland

Jack Vance, an award-winning mystery, fantasy and science fiction author who wrote more than 60 books, has died. He was 96…

05/30/2013

Adm. Lord Louis Mountbatten, RN, addresses personnel aboard the USS Saratoga (CV-3) at Trincomalee, Ceylon. Adm. Mountbatten (center) on flight deck. (credit: Wayne Miller/Department of Defense)

World War II Photo/Documentarian Wayne Miller Dies At 94

Wayne F. Miller, who produced some of the most indelible combat images of World War II & created a ground-breaking series of portraits, has died…

05/22/2013

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