The 'Columbo' star was 83.
At age 100, she used e-mail and still recalled the day electricity first came to her neighborhood.
A sad day in tabloid history.
He was also the youngest person ever to be nominated for a Best Actor Oscar.
The punk singer created a fierce style for female vocalists.
"We are very sad to announce the death of our beloved friend and bandmate, Gerard Smith, following a courageous fight against lung cancer."
Though details are still hazy.
Besse Cooper of Georgia, 26 days younger, now takes the title.
The stereo magnate learned he was ill only a month ago.