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Monitor: July 22, 2011

Kate Hudson and Victoria Beckham give birth, Sherwood Schwartz passes away, and more

Expecting
Felicity actress Keri Russell, 35, is expecting her second child with husband Shane Deary. The couple have a 4-year-old son named River.

Births
Country singer Jewel, 37, and her rodeo-star husband, Ty Murray, 41, had a baby boy, Kase Townes Murray, on July 11 in Texas. This is their first child…. Superstar couple David, 36, and Victoria Beckham, 37, welcomed their first daughter, Harper Seven Beckham, on July 10 in Los Angeles. The pair have three sons, Brooklyn, 12, Romeo, 8, and Cruz, 6…. Kate Hudson, 32, and her fiancé, Matt Bellamy, 33, of the band Muse, had a baby boy on July 9 in Los Angeles. Hudson has a 7-year-old son, Ryder, with ex- husband and Black Crowes frontman Chris Robinson.

Engaged
Lady Antebellum singer Hillary Scott, 25, and drummer Chris Tyrell got engaged over the July 4 weekend.

Splits
Medium star Patricia Arquette, 43, and actor Thomas Jane, 42, officially divorced on July 1 in Los Angeles, ending their marriage of five years.

Courts
Actress Halle Berry, 44, called 911 on July 10 after seeing a man staring through her window. On July 11, the LAPD arrested Richard Franco, 27, on suspicion of attempted burglary. He remains in jail on $150,000 bail…. Coheed and Cambria bassist Michael Todd, 30, was arrested July 10 in Mansfield, Mass., and charged with armed robbery and possession of a Class B controlled substance after he allegedly entered a Walgreens, claimed to have a bomb, and demanded OxyContin. According to police, Todd then fled in a cab with six bottles of the prescription drug to play with his band in a concert scheduled for that night. Todd’s lawyer did not return calls for comment.

Deaths
Emmy-winning TV writer and producer Sherwood Schwartz, who created The Brady Bunch and Gilligan’s Island, died of natural causes in Los Angeles on July 12 at age 94. At the time of his death, he was working on a film version of Gilligan’s Island…. Rocker Michael ”Würzel” Burston, guitarist for heavy metal outfit Motörhead, died July 9 after suffering from heart disease. He was 61…. TV writer Sam Denoff, 83, died July 8 at his home in Los Angeles after a battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was best known for his work on The Dick Van Dyke Show, for which he won two Emmys…. Cuban guitarist Manuel Galbán, 80, died July 7 in Havana of cardiac arrest. He was a Grammy-winning member of the Buena Vista Social Club…. Actress Anna Massey, 73, a staple of British television and film, died July 3 in England of cancer. She starred in more than 40 films, including Alfred Hitchcock’s Frenzy.

Birthdays
July 16: Will Ferrell, 44
July 17: Mark Burnett, 51; Donald Sutherland, 76
July 18: Kristen Bell, 31; Vin Diesel, 44
July 21: Robin Williams, 60

(Additional reporting by Stewart Allen)