The Dead or Alive singer was felled by "massive cardiac arrest."
Gray and his husband, Tim O'Connor, graced Pride and charity events in outrageous hats and helped raise money for a variety of causes.
Albee, who described himself as a writer who happened to be gay rather than a gay writer, is being called "the foremost American playwright of his generation."
Known for her roles in films like The Wedding Singer, Arquette passed away surrounded by her family.
"The Doll" became famous after charming audiences in Clint Eastwood's 1997 film Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil.
The founder of the Eagle Forum spent a lifetime fighting equality for LGBT people.
The great comic actor, playing often zany but always recognizably human characters, was an inspiration to his fans.