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  • Former NBAer Anthony Mason Suffers Heart Attack ; Fighting for Life

    Feb 11, 15 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via MSN News) – Former NBA player Anthony Mason is said to be fighting for his life as he battles serious heart problems following a heart attack. NBA writer Peter Vecsey reported on Mason’s condition Wednesday via Twitter: Sickened to report, ex-Knick Anthony Mason fighting for life. Congestive heart failure, heart attack, four surgeries, last one […]

  • Little Richard Recovering after Suffering Heart Attack

    Oct 1, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *Rock ‘n’ roll legend Little Richard is on the mend after recently suffering a heart attack while at home with his family. The singer, who turned 80 last year, reveals he was overcome with a coughing fit and started to feel a shooting pain in his arm – and it was only after self-medicating that […]

  • James Gandolfini – TV’s Tony Soprano – Dead at 51

    Jun 20, 13 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *James Gandolfini, the actor who made Tony Soprano a household name, is reported to be dead of a possible heart attack in Rome. He was 51. A spokeswoman for the HBO, the cable network that aired “The Sopranos,” the show that Gandolfini starred in said the burly actor was on holiday in Italy. “We’re all […]

  • Folk Legend Richie Havens Dies at 72

    Apr 23, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Famed folk singer Richie Havens, the opening act at the 1969 Woodstock music festival, died Monday of a sudden heart attack, his publicist said. He was 72. Havens, who retired three years ago, toured for more than 30 years and recorded 30 albums. He once told Billboard that his breakthrough at Woodstock came after another […]

  • Michael Clarke Duncan’s Official Cause of Death: Respiratory Failure

    Sep 11, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *According to Michael Clarke Duncan’s newly-released death certificate, the actor died of respiratory failure. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] According to TMZ.com, one of the contributing factors to his death was severe lack of oxygen to his brain. Other underlying causes were an irregular heartbeat and acute myocardial infarction, more commonly known as a heart […]

  • Michael Clarke Duncan’s Memorial Included ‘Green Mile’ Screening

    Sep 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *A public memorial for the late Michael Clarke Duncan included a screening of the actor’s breakout, Oscar-nominated performance in “The Green Mile.” [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] NBC Los Angeles affiliate Channel 4 reports that Sunday’s four-hour tribute at Forest Lawn in the Hollywood Hills also featured speeches from Duncan friends and a slideshow, according […]