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'Gentleman's Agreement' actress Celeste Holm dies at 95

CNN:

Oscar-winning actress Celeste Holm died at her home in New York on Sunday at the age of 95, her niece, Amy Phillips, confirmed.

Holm won the best supporting actress Academy Award for “Gentleman’s Agreement” in 1947. She was nominated for the same honor in 1949 for “Come to the Stable” and 1950 for “All about Eve,” according to the Academy database.

Photo: Celeste Holm, center, appears in 1950’s ‘All About Eve’ with Gary Merill, from left, Bette Davis, and Hugh Marlow. (via CNN)

BREAKING: Actor Andy Griffith has died, friend says
Andy Griffith died this morning in Dare County, North Carolina, according to former UNC President Bill Friday. Friday, a close friend of the actor, confirmed the news to WITN News.
(Photo: AP file, via msnbc.com)

BREAKING: Actor Andy Griffith has died, friend says

Andy Griffith died this morning in Dare County, North Carolina, according to former UNC President Bill Friday. Friday, a close friend of the actor, confirmed the news to WITN News.

(Photo: AP file, via msnbc.com)

Levon Helm, former leader of The Band, dies at 71
From The Times Herald-Record: “We lost Levon at 1:30 today surrounded by friends and family and his musicians have visited him,” said Larry Campbell, Helm’s longtime guitarist and band leader. “As sad as this was, it was very peaceful.”
(Photo: John DeSanto/Times Herald-Record)

Levon Helm, former leader of The Band, dies at 71

From The Times Herald-Record: “We lost Levon at 1:30 today surrounded by friends and family and his musicians have visited him,” said Larry Campbell, Helm’s longtime guitarist and band leader. “As sad as this was, it was very peaceful.”

(Photo: John DeSanto/Times Herald-Record)

We see a lot of Internet hoaxes here at Breaking News, and a hoax about Jon Bon Jovi’s death has been making the rounds today. So much so, the rocker himself just posted this Facebook photo to prove he’s alive.