We’re sad to report that Lou Myers, the well-known actor who played Mr. Vernon Gaines in 80′s sitcom, “A Different World” has died. According to TMZ, Myers succumbed to a heart-related emergency after being admitted to the Charleston Medical Center in West Virginia. Sadly, Myers’ heart stopped and he fell into a coma. The medical staff was unable to revive him and he passed hours after. It’s being reported that Myers has been suffering through a string of health issues, including pneumonia late last year. However Myers was released after being treated shortly after New Year’s.