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American singer Dianne Reeves performs during the memorial for actress Diahann Carroll at the Helen Hayes Theater on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019 in New York.  (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)

Diahann Carroll's Legacy As a Trailblazer Remembered

At the poignant memorial service for Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress was remembered for all the things that made her famous — her glamour, her sublime talent, her beauty and her elegance.
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This May 8, 2013 file photo shows Diahann Carroll at the world premiere of "Peeples" in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Diahann Carroll, Oscar-Nominated, Pioneering Actress, Dies

Carroll's daughter, Susan Kay says her mother died Friday in Los Angeles of cancer.
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In this Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, file photo, Valerie Harper attends the "Lung Cancer: Bring On The Change!" Event in Los Angeles. (Photo by Todd Williamson/Invision/AP, File)

Valerie Harper, TV's Sassy, Lovable Rhoda, Dies at 80

Valerie Harper, who scored guffaws and stole hearts as Rhoda Morgenstern on back-to-back hit sitcoms in the 1970s, has died, Friday, Aug. 30, 2019. She was 80.
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In this Jan. 16, 2018 file photo, Peggy Lipton arrives at the Stella McCartney Autumn 2018 Presentation in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

Peggy Lipton, 'Mod Squad' and 'Twin Peaks' Star, Dies at 72

Lipton, a star of the groundbreaking late 1960s TV show "The Mod Squad" and the 1990s show "Twin Peaks," has died of cancer at age 72.
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SAN PEDRO, CA - OCTOBER 29: Singer Bushwick Bill of the Geto Boys performs on stage at the Growlers 6 festival at the LA Waterfront on October 29, 2017 in San Pedro, California. (Photo by Matt Cowan/Getty Images)

Geto Boys' Bushwick Bill Is Battling Pancreatic Cancer

Bushwick Bill of the legendary Hip Hop crew The Geto Boys announced he is battling stage 4 pancreatic cancer.
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CENTURY CITY, CA - MAY 12: Actor LL Cool J and designer Simone I. Smith attend a personal appearance by Simone I. Smith at Bloomingdale's on May 12, 2011 in Century City, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images For Bloomingdale's)

LL Cool J and Wife Encourages Beating Cancer 'Like a Boss'

LL Cool J and his wife Simone I. Smith announced a new campaign called "Beat Cancer Like a Boss" with the American Cancer Society...
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Soldiers Make 8-Year-Old Cancer Patient's Dream To Be In Military Come True

Young Braxton Fuqua had a dream: To be a U.S Army soldier.
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