Gary Coleman Dead at 42

He had been on life support after brain hemorrhage
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted May 28, 2010 1:59 PM CDT
Gary Coleman Dead at 42
A 2008 file photo of Gary Coleman.   (AP Photo/Richard Drew, file)

Gary Coleman has died of injuries from a fall at home earlier this week, reports TMZ. Coleman, 42, had been in a coma after suffering a brain hemorrhage, and his wife, Shannon, decided to stop life support this morning. The former child star of Diff'rent Strokes had family and friends by his side at the Utah hospital. Click here to see Coleman's life in photos.
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