Pop Music Superstar George Michael Dies Of Heart Failure At 53George Michael's moment of liberation followed what seemed at first to be a time of deep humiliation. He was blessed with sensual good looks and an exquisite voice, attributes he used to become first a teenybopper heartthrob and then a mature solo artist with videos that played up his considerable appeal. He kept his own sexual orientation private until he was arrested in 1998 for lewd conduct in a public toilet in Los Angeles after being spotted by a male undercover police officer.
Film, TV Legend James Garner, Reluctant Hero, Dies Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety.
Comedian David Brenner, 'Tonight' Favorite, Dies David Brenner, the gangly, toothy-grinned "Tonight Show" favorite whose brand of observational comedy became a staple for other standup comedians, including Jerry Seinfeld and Paul Reiser, died Saturday. He was 78.