American singer in the style of soul Cuba Gooding Sr. found dead in his car in the San Fernando valley, California. According to preliminary data, the cause of death was an overdose of alcohol, reports TMZ.
The police found in the car Gooding empty bottles of alcoholic beverages.
The musician was 72.
Cuba Gooding Sr.- lead singer of the rhythm and Blues group The Main Ingredient, to which he came in 1971 after the death of previous frontman Donald MacPherson. In 1972, the band recorded his biggest hit, Everybody Plays the Fool, which was nominated for the music award "Grammy".
The son of singer Cuba Gooding, Jr., best known for the TV series "American crime story," in which he played the role of American football player O. J. Simpson. The actor also received the award "Oscar" for the role kind of Tidwell in movie "Jerry Maguire".
Soviet theater and film actress Larisa Kronberg died in Moscow after a long illness. About it reported in a press-service of the Union of cinematographers of Russia. The artist was 87 years old. She played in more than 30 films, including "the Stars on the wings", "Girl with guitar", "Night without mercy" and "Bride from the North".
26 April "Helikon-Opera" held a concert offering "an Evening in memory of Svyatoslav Belz" dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the birth of the outstanding literary critic and TV host Svyatoslav Igorevich of Belz.In a musical offering to the promoter of musical culture, the master of words and other theatre will bring together leading soloists,
A US citizen, actor Kazimir Liske, died in a Moscow hospital, where he was hospitalized after falling out the window. This was reported by the agent of the artist Rachel Yakubovich. She noted that the Liska fell out the window into the night on Monday. Yakubovich did not disclose details of the incident.
The head of the Central Council of Jews in Germany Josef Schuster urged to make anti-Semitism a Central theme of integration courses for refugees. According to him, many asylum-seekers coming to Germany, "come from countries that hate Jews and Israel."
In Chechnya during the first quarter of 2017 detained more than 50 participants and accomplices of illegal armed groups, another 16 fighters destroyed at rendering of armed resistance. This was announced by the head of the Republic Ramzan Kadyrov on the Board of the regional interior Ministry. "We are working successfully on the prevention of terrorism and extremism," he said.
Experts newspaper the Telegraph has compiled a list of the ten best routes in the world to travel by car. In the list of places where not ranked, included the trip of nearly 200 miles through Central California. In the top 10 were "the Scottish answer" American highway Route 66 and serpentine in Austria.