Lorne Greene (02/12/1915 - 09/11/1987) born Lyon Himan Green in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada was a Canadian actor and musician. His television role included Ben Cartwright on the western, "Bonanza". Cause of death, pneumonia following heart surgery.
King George V. Anti-German sentiment during WWI caused him to change dynasty name from Saxe-Coburg and Gotha to the House of Windsor.Older brother Prince Albert was in line for the throne, but died of pneumonia.George became successor and married his brother's fiance. Upon his death, son Edward VIII would ascend the throne and later abdicate for his American divorcee, Wallis Simpson, leaving King George VI as King of England.
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Dudley Moore 1953-2002, age 66. He had been diagnosed with the terminal degenerative brain disorder, progressive supranuclear palsy. He died as a result of pneumonia, secondary to immobility caused by the palsy. He was an English actor, comedian, musician and composer. His solo career as a comedy film actor was heightened by the success of hit Hollywood films, particularly Foul Play, 10 and Arthur. He received an Oscar nomination for the latter role. He was frequently referred to in the…
Heartbreaking Book Excerpt Details How Freddie Mercury Revealed Illness to Queen Bandmates
Legendary Queen frontman Freddie Mercury, one of the greatest and most charismatic rock performers of all time, died 25 years ago, on Nov. 24, 1991. The official cause of death was bronchial pneumonia resulting from AIDS. Mercury would have turned 70 years old this year. As tribute, Yahoo Music has obtained these photos and an exclusive excerpt from Somebody to Love: The Life, Death and Legacy of Freddie Mercury by Matt Richards