Headlines Tagged with Obit — 2,106 headlines found
The world's oldest living person, 116-year-old Susannah Mushatt Jones, died on Thursday...Jones, who retired in 1965, had said that lots of sleep is the secret to her longevity and that she had never smoked or drank alcohol.
May 13, 2016 Reuters
added May 13, 2016 18:07
Diski has two particularly unpleasant diseases, lung cancer and pulmonary fibrosis...wrote frequently about her long-term love affair with smoking. This topic is not discussed ...Yet there she is on this book’s cover, stylishly wielding a cigarette.
May 2, 2016 New York Times
added May 2, 2016 04:37
and “Stranger on a Train: Daydreaming and Smoking Around America With Interruptions” (2002), masqueraded as travel books.... After Ms. Diski found out that she had inoperable lung cancer and pulmonary fibrosis in the summer of 2014, she started writing a
Apr 29, 2016 New York Times
added Apr 29, 2016 09:12
A family in Kiambu county is demanding justice following the death of their 19 year old daughter who died mysteriously after allegedly taking a contaminated substance at a local pub.
Apr 27, 2016 MEDIAMAX NETWORK LTD. (ke)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:49
Longtime general manager for Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia., Samuel Carrasco Arturo Méndez, 44, was found dead yesterday. Reports say that he committed suicide via a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Apr 22, 2016 Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 24, 2016 23:42
[UK] Liza Minnelli's ex-husband David Gest is found dead aged 62 in the Four Seasons hotel in Canary Wharf
He had struggled with health problems in recent years...'He was ill most of the time on CBB and coughing non stop... We used to beg him to stop smoking those cigarettes but he loved to go outside and smoke and laugh with everyone.
Apr 12, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 12, 2016 17:37
She died of respiratory failure, her sister, Jill Diamond, said. Ms. Crystal had received treatment for lung cancer for several years.
Apr 2, 2016 New York Times
added Apr 3, 2016 13:47
Astin said in a phone interview...mother died at age 69... said she had dealt with a multitude of ailments over the years, including emphysema after years of smoking.
Mar 29, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 29, 2016 22:14
[UK] Johan Cruyff dies aged 68 after Holland and Barcelona legend loses cancer battle as tributes pour in for one of football's icons
Cruyff was a heavy smoker until undergoing major heart surgery in 1991 while manager of Barcelona...After that scare he observed: 'Football gave me everything in this life, tobacco almost took it all away.'
Mar 24, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 29, 2016 19:35
Aged 73, passed away peacefully in Ajijic, Mexico after prolonged health issues...Skill at lobbying propelled him to his own government consulting firm 'The Rothwell Group', representing the Canadian Tobacco Manufacturers' Council
Mar 23, 2016 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Mar 28, 2016 14:17