The founder of IKEA, Ingvar Kamprad, has passed away at 91 years of age.
Kamprad founded IKEA when he was just 17 years old, but he hasn't held a job position in the company since 1988. However, up until his death, he continued to be senior advisor for IKEA.
The Swedish entrepreneur was one...
Any comments from our favorite Swedish gals? @Karin Schill and @Emelee :group:
To me, the wonders of...
Connie Sawyer, Hollywood's oldest working actress and also the oldest working member of the Screen Actors Guild and the Academy, has died. She was 105.
During her very long career, she took part in, for instance, The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Dynasty, Murder She Wrote, Hawaii Five-O, Archie...
American runner David Torrence has passed away at the age of 31. He was found dead in a pool in Arizona. No foul play is suspected. Just incredibly sad he died so young! :(
:rip: R.I.P. David Torrence :rip:
Tobe Hooper has passed away at the age of 74.
He was a well-known film director, screenwriter, and producer, mostly in the horror film genre. His most recognized films include "The Texas Chain Saw Massacre" and "Poltergeist". I've heard of the first movie and seen the last. Great entertainment...
The british actor Robert Hardy has passed away at 91 years of age.
I especially remember Robert Hardy from "All creatures great and small" (1978-1990). I loved that show when I was growing up.
Robert Hardy has played both Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt, each on more than one...
Any book lovers on the Board?
What was the last book you read?
What was the author's name?
And what did you think of the book?
Note that it's okay to be critical about a book or an author, but please do it in a decent way!
Barbara Sinatra, widow of Frank Sinatra, dies at 90!
My most sincere condolences to her family and loved ones! :hat:
:rip: R.I.P., Barbara! :rip:
Remember the character on "Dallas", Peter Richards (played by Christopher Atkins)? You know, John Ross' camp counselor that Sue Ellen ended up having an affair with?
I just watched an old episode of the TLC show, "Long Island Medium" that Christopher Atkins was on. In some ways, he still looks...