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Agnes Nixon RIP - 'All My Children' & 'One Life to Live' Creator Dead at 93

Agnes Nixon, the creator behind soap operas One Life to Live and All My Children, has sadly died.

She was 93 and passed away on Wednesday (September 28) in in Haverford, Penn, according to the McConaghy Funeral Home (via AP).

“It is with a heavy heart I mourn the passing of television pioneer Agnes Nixon, someone I was proud to call a friend,” Robert A. Iger, chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company, said in a statement. “Agnes‘ impact on daytime television and pop culture is undeniable. She was the first to champion socially relevant topics, and the towns and characters Agnes brought to life leave an indelible imprint on television that will be remembered forever. On behalf of Walt Disney and ABC, I want to extend our deepest condolences to her family.”

Our thoughts go out to Agnes‘ family and friends during this difficult time.

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'NCIS' Showrunner Gary Glasberg Dead at 50

Gary Glasberg, executive producer and showrunner of NCIS and NCIS: New Orleans, has passed away.

He was 50 years old and died in his sleep on Wednesday (September 28) in Los Angeles, CBS confirms.

Gary joined NCIS in 2009 as a co-executive producer and writer, became the showrunner in 2011, and created the spinoff NCIS: New Orleans in 2014.

Gary was our rock, our cheerleader, our team captain,” the NCIS cast and crew said in a statement. “He inspired us with his leadership, his creative instincts and keen insight. NCIS will not be the same without him, and each of us will miss his smiling face and unwavering humor, which lifted us every day.”

He was married for 20 years to television producer and screenwriter, Mimi Schmir. They have two sons, Dash and Eli.

Our thoughts go out to Gary‘s family and friends during this difficult time.

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Arnold Palmer Dead - Golf Legend Dies at 87

Golf legend Arnold Palmer passed away at the age of 87, the United States Golf Association confirmed on their Twitter account.

“We are deeply saddened by the death of Arnold Palmer, golf’s greatest ambassador, at age 87,” the USGA tweeted. Immediate details, including cause of death, were not made available. He won numerous titles on the PGA Tour and Champions Tour throughout his decades-long career.

Arnold is survived by his second wife, Kit, daughters Amy Saunders and Peggy Wears, and six grandchildren, including Sam Saunders, current PGA player. Our thoughts are with Arnold‘s family and loved ones.

Jose Fernandez Dead - Miami Marlins Pitcher in Boating Accident

So sad – professional baseball player Jose Fernandez has unexpectedly died.

The 24-year-old Miami Marlins pitcher was killed, along with two other unidentified men, during a boating accident on Sunday (September 25) in Miami Beach, Fla, according to CNN.

Their 32-foot boat crashed and bodies were found by the Coast Guard at about 3:15AM.

“The Miami Marlins organization is devastated by the tragic loss of José Fernández,” the Marlins organization said in a statement. “Our thoughts and prayers are with his family at this very difficult time.”

The team’s game against the Atlanta Braves has been canceled.

Jose was born in Cuba and was drafted by the Marlins in 2011. He was named Rookie of the Year in 2013 and was a two-time All-Star.

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Bill Nunn Dead - 'Do the Right Thing' Actor Dies at 62

Bill Nunn has sadly passed away at the age of 62.

The actor was best known for playing the role of Radio Raheem in the Spike Lee movie Do The Right Thing and he also appeared in the Spider-Man trilogy as Robbie Robertson.

Bill died on Saturday morning (September 24) in Pittsburgh, Pa.

Spike confirmed the death posted a tribute to to his Instagram account. “My Dear Friend, My Dear Morehouse Brother- Da Great Actor Bill Nunn As Most Of You Know Him As Radio Raheem Passed Away This Morning In His Hometown Of Pittsburgh. Long Live Bill NUNN. RADIO RAHEEM Is Now RESTING IN POWER. RADIO RAHEEM WILL ALWAYS BE FIGHTING DA POWERS DAT BE. MAY GOD WATCH OVER BILL NUNN,” he wrote.

Mia Farrow's Son Thaddeus Dead at 27

So sad – Mia Farrow‘s son Thaddeus has passed away.

According to TMZ, the 27-year-old adopted son of Mia died on Wednesday (September 21) at Danbury Hospital in Connecticut.

Law enforcement officials told the site that he suffered a life-threatening injury inside his car, but no further details are known. Foul play has been ruled out.

Thaddeus was paraplegic due to polio. He was one of 10 children that Mia adopted after her divorce from Woody Allen.

Our thoughts are with Mia and the rest of her family during this difficult time.

Shawty Lo Dead - Rapper Killed in Car Accident at Age 40

Rapper Shawty Lo has sadly passed away after a car accident on Wednesday (September 21) in Atlanta, Ga.

The 40-year-old rapper was ejected from his 2016 Audi when it crashed in the early morning hours, TMZ reports. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Shawty Lo‘s manager confirmed the tragic news on his Twitter account.

“My brother has passed he is no longer here but his spirit, his kind heart , and his music will live on Long live Shawty Lo King of Bankhead,” the Twitter wrote.

Our thoughts are with Shawty Lo‘s friends and loved ones during this time.

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