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In this June 27, 1979, file photo, television actor Gary Coleman poses in a Padre baseball uniform during the making of the movie, "The Kid from Left Field," in San Diego, Calif. Coleman, the child star of the smash 1970s TV sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes" whose later career was marred by medical and legal problems, died Friday after suffering a brain hemorrhage. He was 42. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, file)

Different Strokes star Gary Coleman dies

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PROVO, Utah (AP) -- Gary Coleman, the adorable, pint-sized child star of the smash 1970s TV sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes" who spent the rest of his life struggling on Hollywood's D-list, died Friday after suffering a brain hemorrhage. He was 42.

Life support was terminated and Coleman died at 12:05 p.m. MDT with family and friends at his side, Utah Valley Regional Medical Center spokeswoman Janet Frank said.

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