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Ray Dolby

Ray Dolby, Founder Of Dolby Laboratories, Dies

The company said that Dolby died in his home in San Francisco. He had been living with Alzheimer’s and was diagnosed with acute leukemia…

09/12/2013

Scuba Death

Santa Cruz Man Dies While Scuba Diving Off Monterey County Coast

A Santa Cruz man died Monday after losing consciousness while scuba diving off the coast of Monterey County, a Monterey County sheriff’s sergeant said Wednesday.

09/04/2013

Shooting

Man Dies From Injuries Suffered In SF Mission District Shooting

A man who was critically injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Mission District early Friday morning has died, police and medical examiner’s officials said.

07/08/2013

Notable Deaths 2013

Bruce Lee’s ‘Enter The Dragon’ Co-Star, Jim Kelly Dies

Actor Jim Kelly, who played a glib American martial artist in “Enter the Dragon” with Bruce Lee, died Saturday. He was 67…

07/01/2013

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

Ray Harryhausen (credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Bay Area Filmmakers Pay Tribute To Visual Effects Legend Ray Harryhausen

Ray Harryhausen, a master of movie special effects whose work was beloved by fantasy film lovers & influenced industry heavyweights such as the “Star Wars” filmmakers, has died…

05/07/2013

Notable Deaths 2013

‘Star Wars’ Actor Richard LeParmentier, Victim Of Vader, Dies

Character actor Richard LeParmentier, who as a young Death Star commander learned the hard way that Darth Vader brooks no disrespect, died. He was 66…

04/17/2013

Alex Karras.  (CBS)

Former NFL Defensive Lineman, Actor Alex Karras Dies

Alex Karras, who gained fame in the NFL as a fearsome defensive lineman and later as an actor, has died. He was 77.

10/10/2012

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Man Dies In Santa Cruz County Jail

A man died at the Santa Cruz County Jail on Saturday morning after being arrested by the California Highway Patrol, according to the sheriff’s office.

10/08/2012

Shooting

Man Shot In San Francisco’s Pacific Heights Neighborhood Dies

A man was shot in San Francisco’s Lower Pacific Heights neighborhood early Saturday morning and died at the hospital the next day, a police spokesman said Tuesday.

09/04/2012

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