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Sad Last Days! Hollywood's Biggest Stars Near Death

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Oct. 27 2016, Updated 9:59 a.m. ET

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Even royalty and Hollywood's biggest stars have to face their final curtain. They have entertained and inspired us for years, but in a Radar Online special report, we reveal it's tragically "The End" for some of your favorite greats.

Kenny Rogers Visits Taipei

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Even The Gambler Kenny Rogers knows it's time for him to finally fold 'em and cash in his chips. Rogers, 78, sparked new fears he's facing his final days when he announced he was retiring after his Last Deal tour. "I'm done. I have no intention of coming back," he said grimly. The ailing star has battled deadly Hepatitis C for two decades. He suffers crippling constant pain, has undergone knee replacement and shoulder surgeries, and had vocal cord nodules removed.

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Opening Night Of “Grey Gardens” The Musical – Arrivals

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Acting legend, Angela Lansbury just celebrated her 91st birthday on Oct. 16 — and friends fear it's her last. She just pulled out of the Broadway revival of 1955's The Chalk Garden, saying it's "too much for me to handle. I realize I am not the person I was five years ago."

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Celebrities attend the first Men’s semi final at the 2015 Australian Open

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The five-times-wed father of six, whose obsession with looking young led to botched plastic surgery, also fears the skin cancer cut off his face in 2014 will return as deadly melanoma. "I'm not sure how many years I have left," he admits.

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“Shining City” Opening Night

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The Murder, She Wrote star has looked shockingly feeble in the last year and she admits to "feeling frailer." She's reportedly battling memory loss, stumbling over lyrics and lines. And she's endured health woes including hip and knee replacements and bronchitis."Although everyone calls her the 'Energizer Bunny,' we fear her batteries are running out," says a source.

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EXCLUSIVE: Actress Faye Dunaway sans makeup is spotted as she heads to a book store along Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, Ca

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Sad, fading beauty Faye Dunaway is locked in a desperate battle against time — and has destroyed her face in a tragic attempt to look younger than her 75 years. Once considered one of Hollywood's glamour girls, Dunaway's pals are begging her to swear off surgery before she has a fatal accident like nip/tuck junkie Joan Rivers!

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The Queen Visits The Corps Of Royal Engineers At Brompton Barracks In Celebration Of Their 300th Anniversary

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The ailing 90-year-old Queen of England is so ravaged by medical problems, she's been updating her own funeral plans!

The monarch is in near-constant agony from sciatica, and arthritis in both knees, and has a history of gastroenteritis, a deadly intestinal disease.

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Ascot British Champions Day

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She's also suffering from a failing heart, resulting in alarming shortness of breath."Her Majesty knows the end is near," says a palace insider. "That's why she's revised her final arrangements."

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Co-Chairman Of the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association Betty White Hosts Media Preview For Upcoming Beastly Ball Fundraiser

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Beloved Golden Girl Betty White may be facing her worst nightmare — losing her mind to Alzheimer's, friends fear. The 94-year-old TV legend has rarely been seen since she struggled to remember her lines on a pre-recorded episode of NBC's "Crowded" in April. "She was in tears," says a source. "But she's refusing to get tested for dementia or Alzheimer's.

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Actresses Betty White And Carolyn Hennesy Host Media Preview For Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association’s Beastly Ball Fundraiser

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"After she lost Hot in Cleveland and 'Off Their Rockers, we worried she'd head into a downward spiral. It's so sad to see her end like this."

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*EXCLUSIVE* Jerry Lewis makes an appearance after a screening of “Max Rose”

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Fighting for every breath, battling heart disease and struggling to walk, Jerry Lewis has only months to live, fear sources. The 90-year-old, who is fighting chronic lung disease, has had three heart attacks, and has survived radical prostate cancer surgery, viral meningitis, pneumonia and an addiction to the painkiller Percodan.

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Criss Angel’s HELP Charity Event Benefiting Pediatric Cancer Research And Treatment

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In 2012, the former Muscular Dystrophy Telethon host collapsed in New York and spent two days in a hospital. The end is near, say sources.

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Sean Connery seen in NYC

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The once-strapping James Bond legend, Sean Connery sparked fears he has just six months to live when he was caught on camera looking thin and gaunt."He's lost a lot of weight," says a source. "He was barely recognizable."

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Stars brave the rain for the US Open Men’s Final

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The 6-foot-2 Scottish actor admitted in 2009 he'd been diagnosed with a heart condition and warned to stop boozing. "But I do drink red wine," says the 86-year-old star. He's also had benign tumors removed from his vocal cords and a kidney. "Health problems have caught up with him," says a source. "We're looking at the last days of Sean Connery."

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EXCLUSIVE: INF – Robert Conrad Leaving Restaurant After an Early Dinner

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Robert Conrad, the Baa Baa Black Sheep star promised his memoir will be ready by next year, but friends fear the 81-year-old won't live long enough for his life story to see the light of day. "His days appear truly numbered," says a source.

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EXCLUSIVE: INF – Robert Conrad Leaving Restaurant After an Early Dinner

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The action man cheated death in a booze-fueled head-on car wreck in 2003, but he was left with permanent injuries, including a mangled left arm and paralysis on his right side."The crash broke him physically and mentally," says a source. "It's been devastating." Making matters worse, the TV legend plunged down steps at his Malibu home earlier this year. "It's hard for him to cope and at times we fear he's ready to give up," says a source.

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