Monday, September 14, 2009


Patrick Swayze died today of pancreatic cancer. He was 57. Here he is dancing with his wife Lisa Niemi.

Larry Gelbart died on the 11th at 81 also of cancer. He wrote Bedazzled, Blame it on Rio, Tootsie, Neighbors, Oh God!, and others with his TV writing credits including M*A*S*H, and Threes Company. He was nominated for two Oscars, 12 Emmy Awards (1 Win), 1 Golden Globe, 3 Tony Award wins, and 8 Writers Guild of America Award nominations, of which he won 7.


lelocolon said...

Oh may he rest in peace. I do not know him personally but he always seem like an awesome person.

Ms. Moon said...

Mr. Swayze was a beautiful man.
And how did I miss that Larry Gelbart died? He sure did contribute a lot to our culture.