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Robin Williams, Disney’s Genie, Reported Dead Today at Age 63

The news is still rolling in but Robin Williams, Disney’s original Genie and a Disney Legend, has reportedly died at the age of 63. According to KRON, the actor and comedian was found unconscious in his home near Tiburon, CA … Continue reading

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Hollywood and Twitter Reacts to Annette Funicello’s Death

As you might expect for a Disney Legend and real sweetheart like Annette Funicello, there has been an outpouring of emotion for her online. Here are a few of the many comments made today: Rest in peace, Annette Funicello… — … Continue reading

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Disney Legend Bill Justice has died at age 97, RIP

Disney Legend Bill Justice has passed away at the age of 97. An animator and Imagineer, Justice had a powerful influence on the formation of many Disney icons. Born 97 years ago yesterday in Dayton, Ohio Bill joined the Walt … Continue reading

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Dom DeLuise, 1933-2009, one funny funny man

Humor, as they say, is the best medicine. If that’s true then Dom DeLuise (wikipedia) was a miracle cure. Sadly, he died yesterday at age 75. For all the animation voice work DeLuise did, he was in surprisingly few Disney … Continue reading

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