Facebook CEO Loses Husband In Treadmill Accident

Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg recently lost her husband in a tragic accident. The couple was vacationing in Mexico when her husband, 47-year-old Dave Goldberg fell off of a treadmill and hit his head. He fell so hard that he cracked his head open. By the time anyone found him, it was too late. He was laying in the fitness facility in a pool of blood from his traumatic head wound.

 

As folks at AnastasiaDate are aware, Goldberg was the CEO for the popular online survey website, SurveyMonkey. Sandberg serves as the Chief Operating Officer at Facebook. She took to the popular social networking site on Tuesday to memorialize her late husband. She wrote a beautiful post about her husband and how they met, highlighting that the 11 years she had with him were the best years of her life.

 

Many people who knew Goldberg were saddened by his loss. Mark Zuckerberg posted on his behalf, saying what a wonderful person he was. Others commended Goldberg’s amazing character and cheerful spirit. Even President Obama made a statement regarding the death of the SurveyMokey CEO. The president highlighted what a great leader Goldberg was and his drive to empower others to do the same. Although he gives his condolences to Goldberg’s family, the president also made a point that we should be celebrating an extraordinary legacy.

 

Percy Sledge Will Be Remembered

R&B singer Percy Sledge has been announced dead at the age of 74. Percy will be remembered as one of the greatest singers in the history of soul music. His biggest hit to date was “When a Man Loves a Woman,” which released in the mid-sixties. However, Percy continued to have success well into the late seventies.

Percy Sledge was from Muscle Shoals, Alabama, and he was the first singer from that area to conquer the top 100 R&B charts. Sledge was inducted into the 2005 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Sadly, Percy Sledge was recently diagnosed with liver cancer, and he died in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Percy had a beautiful family that will miss him dearly. Fans like Bernardo Chua know that it has been a long journey for the popular soul singer, but now he can rest peacefully. However, his music will live forever. “When a Man Loves a Woman” has been covered by many artists, including Michael Bolton, and Bette Midler. The Michael Bolton version of the song took the number 1 spot on the billboard charts. Rollingstone has placed “When a Man Loves a Woman” in the top 100 songs of all time. Percy Sledge will be remembered as one of the greatest singers of all time.