Tag Archives: cardiac arrest

  • Joan Rivers in Medically Induced Coma; Daughter Melissa a Wreck

    Aug 29, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Melissa Rivers was described by the New York Daily News as “an emotional wreck” Friday while awaiting a medical update on the condition of her mother, Joan Rivers. The 81-year-old comedian was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York Thursday and placed in a medically induced coma after going into cardiac and respiratory arrest […]

  • We Remember: Reggae Saxaphonist Cedric Brooks Dies at 70

    May 7, 13 by EurPublisher Leave a comment


    *Cedric Brooks, the noted Jamaican saxophonist, has died of cardiac arrest in New York. According to his sister he had been seriously ill from diabetes for 3 years. He was 70. Paulette Keise informed the Jamaica Observer that her brother, a well noted Reggae musician, passed away on Friday. Keise said Brooks had been unable […]

  • Omarosa to The Rescue!

    Aug 19, 12 by Brainuser1 3 Comments


      *OK, by a show of hands, who was surprised to find out these two were even dating? Not that “Green Mile” star Michael Clarke Duncan isn’t a great catch, but being caught by Omarosa Stallworth…suffice it to say, we didn’t see that one coming! Anyway, we digress; and want to give major props to […]

  • Robert Hegyes, ‘Welcome Back Kotter’s’ Juan Epstein, Dies

    Jan 27, 12 by EURpublisher02 3 Comments


    *Robert Hegyes, who played the wisecracking “Puerto Rican Jew” in the 1970s sitcom “Welcome Back, Kotter,” died Thursday after suffering apparent heart failure at his Metuchen, New Jersey home, hospital officials said. He was 60. Paramedics brought Hegyes to John F. Kennedy Medical Center in Edison, New Jersey, from nearby Metuchen, hospital spokesman Steven Weiss said. He was […]

  • Legendary Blues Pianist Pinetop Perkins Dies at 97

    Mar 22, 11 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *Just one month after becoming the oldest Grammy winner in history, blues icon Pinetop Perkins has died. The veteran pianist passed away at his home in Austin, Texas on Monday (March 21) after suffering a cardiac arrest, according to reports. He was 97. Perkins’ death comes just weeks after he was awarded the Best Traditional […]

  • Report: Rapper Guru Dies at 43

    Apr 20, 10 by EurPublisher 19 Comments


    *Rapper Guru, the former lead singer of hip hop duo Gang Starr, has died following a long battle with cancer, according to a statement published on DJ Premier’s blog site. He was 43. The MC, whose real name was Keith Elam, reportedly passed away early Monday (April 19). He suffered cardiac arrest on March 2 […]