On September 3, 2012, the world was shocked to learn that Michael Clarke Duncan passed away at only 54 years old after suffering a heart attack July 13. The 6-foot-4-inch actor with the huge smile is most well-known for his role as John Coffey in the 1999 movie "The Green Mile." He was engaged to be married to Omarosa Manigault and the couple was planning a January 2013 wedding. He will reportedly be buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery in the Hollywood Hills and while he's the latest celeb to be buried at the famed cemetery, it's also the final resting place of many other beloved stars.
The beautiful 32-year-old actress died on December 20, 2009. Her death was caused by pneumonia, anemia and prescription drug intoxication. She was buried on Christmas Eve at Forest Lawn. After her burial, her father sued the Los Angeles County Coroner's Office stating that "testing/toxicology was incomplete and the death of Brittany Anne Murphy Monjak was never fully investigated." Sadly, her husband, British screenwriter Simon Monjack, died only five months later due to pneumonia and anemia. The couple had no children.
The famous funny man died at 10:48 p.m. on September 11, 2003 - which also happened to be his daughter's birthday - from an undetected aortic dissection. Like Duncan, he was only 54 years old. Ritter had four children, three from his first wife, Nancy Morgan, whom he divorced on 1996 and one with his wife Amy Yasbeck, whom he married in September 1999. He passed away one week before what would have been his and Amy's fourth wedding anniversary. He was buried on September 15 at Forest Lawn.Despite his untimely death, his legacy lives on in the form of his son Jason, who is also a treasured TV actor.
The legendary actress was born on April 5, 1908, and passed away on October 6, 1989, from cancer. The beauty starred in films such as "Of Human Bondage" (1934), "Dangerous" (1935), and "Jezebel" (1938). She was married four times and had three children. She and her first husband, Gary Merrill, adopted Margot and Michael, and she and her third husband, William Grant Sherry, had a daughter, Barbara. She was buried at Forest Lawn in the Hollywood Hills right next to her mother and sister.
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