Mr. Tizon wrote the 2014 book “Big Little Man” and shared a 1997 Pulitzer Prize for his reporting on a federal housing program for Native Americans.
After Brian C. Vigneault died near the end of a 24-hour live stream, many players acknowledged the health risks of a culture that rewards those who stay online for hours.
Confirming an unusual number of deaths in a given year is tricky, since celebrity is a subjective quality. But several media tallies point to a trend.
A longtime reporter and editor who was at the scene as planes hit the World Trade Center on 9/11.