Celebrity Death Thread 2020

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Second. Hugh Downs used to hold the record for the most hours on television. The record now belongs to Regis Philbin.
 

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Max Crook, best known for co-writing Runaway with Del Shannon and playing his own invention, the Musitron (a heavily modified clavioline), on Shannon's recording, which was number one for four weeks in April-May 1961, died July 1 at age 83. Under the name Maximilian, Crook released several instrumental singles on Cub and Big Top in the late 1950s and early 1960s. He also recorded with Brian Hyland, Liberace, Jackie Wilson, Jerry Lee Lewis and others and wrote several gospel songs including He Is Risen, Help Me O Lord and Fountain Of Living Waters.

 

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Cordero appeared in the Broadway musicals Rock Of Ages, Bullets Over Broadway, Waitress and A Bronx Tale, played mobster Victor Lugo in three episodes of the CBS police drama Blue Bloods and was married to fitness trainer and former Radio City Rockette Amanda Kloots.