The beginning of 2014 signals the deaths of another generation of celebrities who are now dead. We mourn the the famous, infamous, as well as the ordinary people, who had steadfastly battled adversities, until they died.
January 2014 deaths:
January 1 2014 – Juanita Moore, actress, died.Phil Everly, a musician, and half of the Everly Brothers, has died.
Jan. 3 2014 –
Ariel Sharon, former Prime Minister of Israel, has died. Sharon was a great politician, of his time. He suffered a stroke in 2006, just before he could run for a second election. Mr Sharon remained very ill, in a comatose state after his stroke, until his death, in January 2014.
Jan. 5 2014 – Jerry Coleman, former baseball player, has died. He became a radio broadcaster, after his sports career ended.
Jan 5 2014 – Soccer player Eusebio da Silva Ferreira is dead.
January 6 2014 dead – Monica Spear, 29, a former beauty queen in Venezuela, is dead. Monica Spear was killed in a robbery, along with her ex-husband, Thomas Henry Berry, 39. Their daughter, Maya Berry Spear, 5, was wounded in her right leg. Her parents died from gunshot wounds, in a roadside robbery, after they got stranded when their vehicle broke down. As their car was being towed by a tow truck operator, robbers attacked them. The family locked themselves inside their car, as the assailants fired bullets at them.Ms Spear and Mr Berry were vacationing in her homeland, to spend time together, as a family.
Jamie Clarke is in crisis. He claims Amazon is bad for him. Clarke is pleading his fans to buy his latest book, Vernon Downs, from his publisher, Roundabout. Its a small, independent publisher, who will only savour a small fraction of the book’s selling price, after the giant takes the first bite.
People are in crisis even as the new Miss World 2014 was crowned. The beauty contest was held in Muslim Bali, the tourist resort town in Indonesia. Miss World was originally scheduled to be held in the capital of the most popular Muslim country in the world, Jakarta, but protests influenced the authorities to relocate the venue to Bali, a Hindu town.
Sara Gilbert had been dating Johnny Galecki when she confided in him about her confusion on her sexuality. Galecki knew about dissociative identity and its manifestation in depression symptoms.
Wally Bayola, a comedian from Philippines, may have a sex tape. Bayola is married and the alleged blue film showed him in the act with Yoshika Rivera.Yosh Rivera is his co-star. Philippines is a largely Catholic country and any adult entertainment that is leaked illegally will not sit down with the authorities. The crime is tagged as concubinage. If convicted, the criminal gets 4 years imprisonment. Wally Bayola should have known better. He has seen bad times, when his male colleague was caught in a sex ape. Now, its Bayola’s turn.
Jennifer Richardson and Polina Polonsky claim they had dated Lamar Odom. Richardson and Polonsky’s stories did not receive comment from Khloe Kardashian nor Lamar Odom. However, Khloe’s mum, Kris Jenner, has defended her. Kris said there was no talk of divorce, nor signs of trouble, in the marriage.