Agence France-PresseApril 7, 2014 11:05
Mickey Rooney, the child actor who danced with Judy Garland, married Ava Gardner and made more than 250 movies, died Sunday at his home in North Hollywood. He was 93.
Celebrity website TMZ said Rooney had been ill for some time and died of natural causes. Police in Los Angeles said members of his large family were at his side.
"It is with sadness that I say my father has passed today," his son, choreographer Michael Rooney, said on Twitter. "I loved him and so did the world. He inspired so many. RIP dad."