Hollywood’s Notable Deaths of 2014 (Photos)
Joan Rivers, Shirley Temple, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Robin Williams and “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” dad James Avery were among the stars of movies, television and music who we lost this year
Joan Rivers, Legendary Comedian, Dead at 81
Joan Rivers, the sharp-tongued comedian whose unvarnished sense of humor drew criticism as well as laughs for decades, died Sept. 4 at age 81. She had previously been placed in a medically induced coma.