Monitor: September 6, 2013
Actor Alec Baldwin, 55, and his wife, yoga instructor Hilaria, 29, had a daughter, Carmen Gabriela, on Aug. 23…. And in a new addition to the Today world, correspondent and anchor Jenna Wolfe, 39, and her partner, NBC News correspondent Stephanie Gosk, 41, welcomed their first child, daughter Harper Estelle, on Aug. 21.
Actress Rosanna Arquette, 54, wed investment banker Todd Morgan, 66, in Malibu on Aug. 18. The pair had been engaged since June 2011.
Disgraced celebrity chef Paula Deen, 66, settled the sexual-harassment portion of the lawsuit brought against her and her brother Earl ”Bubba” Hiers by former employee Lisa Jackson. The judge earlier dismissed the racial-discrimination portion of the case.
Grammy-winning musician Linda Ronstadt, 67, revealed on Aug. 23 that she is suffering from Parkinson’s disease, which has left her unable to sing.
Music promoter Sid Bernstein, who worked with acts like the Beatles and Judy Garland, died of undisclosed causes in New York City on Aug. 21. He was 95…. Cinematographer Gilbert Taylor, 99, whose oeuvre includes Star Wars and Dr. Strangelove, died on the Isle of Wight, U.K., on Aug. 23…. Former Today anchor Lew Wood, 84, died of kidney failure on Aug. 21 in Riverside County, Calif.
Sept. 1: Lily Tomlin, 74
Sept. 2: Salma Hayek, 47; Keanu Reeves, 49
Sept. 3: Charlie Sheen, 48
Sept. 4: Beyoncé, 32