Posts Tagged: dead

Leon Spinks

Boxing Legend Leon Spinks Has Passed Away

Leon Spinks has passed away.  The boxing legend had been battling multiple types of cancer, including prostate cancer, for many years.   In a statement, World Boxing Council President stated, “Rest in peace, Leon Spinks. Olympic medalist, Pan American medalist, and of course, WBC heavyweight champion.  During his career, Spinks was an Olympic gold medalist, and… Read more »

Tiny Lister

Tommy “Tiny” Lister Has Died

Friday star Tommy “Tiny” Lister has died at the age of 62.   According to law enforcement officials, a call came for officers to report to his home, and Lister was pronounced dead at the scene.   Lister was well known for his role as Deebo in the Friday films, but also played in The Fifth Element… Read more »

michael jackson

Michael Jackson and Kobe Bryant Highest Paid Dead Celebrities

Even though they’re no longer with us, Kobe Bryant and Michael Jackson are still huge earners.  According to Forbes, the King of Pop brought in $48 million, topping the money magazine’s highest-earning dead celebrities list for the eighth year in a row.  Former basketball great Byant brought in $20 million since his death back in January, with… Read more »

John Singleton Dead At 51

John Singleton has died. The famed director died today 12 days after suffering a stroke, he was surrounded by his family and friends. Singleton was best known for directing such films as “Poetic Justice,” “Higher Learning,” “Four Brothers”, “2 Fast 2 Furious” and his first film “Boyz in the Hood” for which he was nominated… Read more »

Diddy’s Ex Kim Porter Dead At 47!

Kim Porter who dated Diddy for over 10 years has died. Paramedics were called to her Los Angeles area home earlier today to treat Porter who had been suffering from pneumonia for several weeks, but it’s still unclear what exactly caused her death. Porter a former model and Diddy are the parents of three children… Read more »

Joe Jackson

Joe Jackson Dead at 89

Joe Jackson Dead at 89.  Michael Jackson’s father Joe Jackson has died.  He had terminal cancer.  Katherine Jackson and his along with some of his children and grandchildren were by his side when he died.  We all know Joe Jackson as the father who kicked behind and it was not always good.  He was the… Read more »