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Fantasy Artist Frank Frazetta Has Died

Iconic fantasy painter and comic book artist Frank Frazetta died after suffering a stroke today. He was 82. Frank Frazetta was born February 9, 1928. His early...
May 10, 2010

J.D. Salinger Dies At 91

J.D. Salinger, best known as the reclusive writer of 'The Catcher In The Rye' and being one of my favorite authors, has passed away at 91. I...
January 28, 2010

RIP: Les Paul Has Left The Recording Studio

Les Paul, famed musician and inventor, has passed away. Les Paul, who invented the solid-body electric guitar later wielded by a legion of rock 'n' roll greats,...
August 13, 2009

Billy Mays Has Left The Infomercial Set

Billy Mays, a man best known for kicking Vince "Shamwow" Shlomi's ass in a no-holds-barred cagefighting match, died over the weekend following a freak head injury heart...
June 29, 2009

UPDATE: David Carradine Found Dead

In case Geekologie is the only site on the interweb you visit (good for you), David Carradine, best known for his role as Shaolin priest Kwai Chang...
June 4, 2009

Dungeons & Dragons Co-Creater Passes Away

Dave Arneson, co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons (along with Gary Gygax), passed away Tuesday after battling cancer (sadly, something you can't defeat by rolling a die). He...
April 9, 2009

Aww: Injured Bat Blasts Off For Outerspace

A Free-Tailed Chiroptera bat, believed to have recently injured its wing and shoulder, clung to the foam exterior of the Space Shuttle's fuel tank just before launch...
March 19, 2009

R.I.P. Ricardo Montalban, Patrick McGoohan

Ricardo Montalban and Patrick McGoohan have both passed away. Ricardo was best known for his roles as Mr. Roarke on television's Fantasy Island and as Khan, the...
January 15, 2009

RIP: Majel Roddenberry Passes Away :(

Majel Roddenberry, widow of Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry and voice of Starfleet computers in every version of Star Trek including the upcoming J.J. Abrams movie, passed...
December 19, 2008

R.I.P.: Michael Crichton Passed Away

It is with a heavy heart that I write Michael Crichton, 66, author of such genius as Jurassic Park, The Andromeda Strain, Congo, Disclosure, and Timeline, passed...
November 5, 2008

Dungeons And Dragons Co-Creator Dies

Gary Gygax, co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons, has passed away. He and Dave Arneson developed the game in 1974. I will remember him best for keeping me...
March 4, 2008