Headlines Tagged with Obit — 2,106 headlines found
[Minnesota] Obituary: Kenneth Fitzpatrick, judge who ruled in landmark cigarette industry case, dies at 80
The Minnesota tobacco trial was Fitzpatrick’s “swan song,” Dan Fitzpatrick said. The case was eventually settled for $7 billion. Davies said it “took a great personal toll” on Fitzpatrick. After the trial, he left the profession and moved to Tennessee,
Oct 9, 2016 Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Oct 9, 2016 14:26
A rousing applause welcomed the late Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago...succumbed to left lung cancer...health advocates expressed hope that her death would not be in vain. They reiterated their call for stricter measures to eliminate the threat of second
Oct 1, 2016 Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Oct 2, 2016 01:40
A lady who had given up smoking but couldn't stay off cigarettes died of carbon monoxide poisoning in a house fire. Hilary Conway, who lived alone at Malpas Place, was found in a back room in her smoke-filled house on 17 May 2015. The fire was caused by
Sep 30, 2016 Dublin Live (ie)
added Oct 5, 2016 20:01
One-man money making machine: Oozing sex appeal, he was the world's first sporting superstar. But golfer Arnold Palmer's greatest talent was how he built his enormous £520million fortune
He was paid to smoke L&M cigarettes (pictured)... He was the world's first superstar of any sport, a charismatic, hard-drinking and smoking sex symbol who was envied by men and admired by women.
Sep 27, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 27, 2016 18:06
Shane Todd of CDC's "Tips From Former Smokers" campaign died of cancer He shared his story with millions in the anti-smoking campaign videos...died from complications of cancer. He was 49.
Aug 17, 2016 CNN
added Aug 18, 2016 03:57
On Friday, Carlos Fuente Sr., the family patriarch and retired president who drove the company to international acclaim, died in Tampa of stomach cancer. He was 81. "My father was not only a pioneer in the cigar industry, but he was also an amazing fami
Aug 8, 2016 Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Aug 9, 2016 15:39
Carlos Fuente Sr., the patriarch and longtime chairman of Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia., died on Friday night in Tampa, Florida, after a battle with stomach cancer. He was 81 years old, and was surrounded by his family at the time of his death.
Aug 6, 2016 Cigar Aficionado
added Aug 7, 2016 22:34
Robert Swanson revolutionized American advertising and wrote some of the most memorable ad jingles of the 1950s and '60s for products ranging from Campbell's Soup to Pall Mall cigarettes. He died at 95 July 17 at his home in Phoenix, Ariz.
Jul 26, 2016 National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jul 27, 2016 03:05
Paxton joined the hippie Jesus movement, fusing Southern gospel with Christian rock in songs ... that denounced drugs, drink and tobacco. Among them were ... “You Ain’t Smokin’ Them Cigarettes (Baby, They’re Smokin’ You).”
Jul 23, 2016 New York Times
added Jul 23, 2016 20:25
Aherne was best known for her "Royle Family" character Denise, a sofa-bound, chain-smoking TV addict ... Aherne was a heavy smoker and drinker who battled depression, culminating in a 1998 suicide attempt at the height of her fame. She also faced several
Jul 2, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 3, 2016 10:52