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Jan 1
M*A*S*H actor William Christopher dies aged 84 
Jan 1
William Salice, inventor of Kinder Surprise chocolate eggs, dies aged 83 
Jan 1
Disney Legend Tyrus Wong, the artist who inspired Bambi, dies aged 106 
Jan 2
Former Israeli Justice Minister Yaakov Neeman dies aged 77 
Jan 3
Former BBC radio presenter Brian Widlake dies aged 85 
Jan 3
Hilarion Capucci: Arms-smuggling archbishop dies aged 94 
Jan 3
Olympic skiing champion Jean Vuarnet dies aged 83 
Jan 3
Legendary cartoon artist Tyrus Wong dies, aged 106 
Jan 3
John Berger, author of 'Ways of Seeing', dies aged 90 
Jan 4
Israeli ex-minister Yaakov Neeman dies aged 77 
Jan 4
John Berger, art critic and Ways of Seeing author, dies aged 90 
Jan 4
British art critic, revolutionary John Berger dies aged 90 
Jan 4
'Old Master Q' cartoonist Alfonso Wong dies aged 93 
Jan 5
Soviet cosmonaut Igor Volk dies aged 79 
Jan 5
French maestro conductor Georges Pretre dies at 92 
Jan 6
Irish Olympic track runner Frank Murphy dies aged 69 
Jan 6
Bollywood legend Om Puri dies aged 66 'after suffering heart attack' 
Jan 8
Portugal's former president and PM Mario Soares dies aged 92 
Jan 9
Former Irani president Rafsanjani dies, aged 82 
Jan 9
British singer Peter Sarstedt dies aged 75 
Jan 12
Clare Hollingworth, who broke news of World War II, dies aged 105 
Jan 12
Roman Herzog, former German president, dies aged 82 
Jan 12
Victor Lownes, Playboy magazine legend, dies aged 88 
Jan 13
Brian Fletcher, rider of Grand National hero Red Rum, dies, aged 69 
Jan 14
European Tour founding father John Jacobs dies aged 91 
Jan 14
Writer And Director William Peter Blatty Dies, Aged 89 
Jan 14
Guitarist Tommy Allsup, who escaped death in Buddy Holly plane crash, dies aged 85 
Jan 14
Photographer Lord Snowdon dies aged 86 
Jan 15
'The Exorcist' Author And Filmmaker William Blatty Dies Aged 89 
Jan 15
Zhou Youguang dies in China aged 111 
Jan 15
Renowned Irish actor and director Barry Cassin dies, aged 92 
Jan 16
WWE star Jimmy 'Superfly' Snuka dies, aged 73 
Jan 17
Gene Cerman, last astronaut on the moon, dies aged 82 
Jan 18
Prominent Maori broadcaster Kingi Ihaka dies aged 74 
Jan 18
China's father of pinyin, Zhou Youguang, dies, aged 111 
Jan 18
Colo, the world's oldest gorilla and the first born in captivity, dies aged 60 
Jan 20
Miguel Ferrer, star of NCIS: Los Angeles and Iron Man 3, dies aged 61 
Jan 24
'Allo 'Allo! actor Gorden Kaye dies aged 75 
Jan 25
Former German President Roman Herzog Dies Aged 82 
Jan 25
The Marcels singer Ronald 'Bingo' Mundy dies aged 76 
Jan 26
TV Icon Mary Tyler Moore Dies, Aged 80 
Jan 26
Russian Ambassador to India Alexander Kadakin Dies Aged 67 
Jan 27
Australia's oldest person, Mary Whitehurst, dies aged 111 
Jan 27
Mike Connors: 'Mannix' TV Star Dies Of Leukemia, Aged 91 
Jan 28
Acting legend Sir John Hurt dies aged 77 
Jan 29
Black Sabbath keyboardist Geoff Nicholls dies, aged 68 
Jan 31
'Father of Pac-Man' Masaya Nakamura dies aged 91 
Feb 1
King Crimson and Asia frontman John Wetton dies aged 67 
Feb 1
Sopranos star Frank Pellegrino dies aged 72 
Feb 2
Supermarket tycoon Sir Ken Morrison dies aged 85 
Feb 2
DR Congo opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi dies aged 84 
Feb 2
Radio 2 presenter Desmond Carrington dies, aged 90 
Feb 4
Scottish Motor Neurone Disease campaigner Gordon Aikman dies aged 31 
Feb 4
Former CBI boss Joginder Singh dies aged 77 
Feb 6
Former leftist trade unionist Fong Swee Suan dies, aged 85 
Feb 6
BBC Radio 4 newsreader Howard Philpott dies aged 63 after cancer battle 
Feb 7
Composer And Producer David Axelrod Dies At Age 83 
Feb 8
Hans Rosling dead: World famous statistician dies aged 68 
Feb 8
New Zealand football legend Steve Sumner dies, aged 61 
Feb 8
Battlestar Galactica star Richard Hatch dies aged 71 
Feb 9
Former 'It Girl' Tara Palmer-Tomkinson, UK socialite and friend of royalty, dies aged 45 
Feb 10
Gay adult film star Max Schutler dies aged 35 
Feb 10
Alec McCowen, Bond's 'other Q', dies aged 91 
Feb 10
Tour de France stage winner Serge Baguet dies, aged 47 
Feb 10
Adele Dunlap, the oldest American person, dies aged 114 
Feb 11
Pizza Magnate, Sports Owner Mike Illitch Dies Aged 87 
Feb 12
Ajax icon Piet Keizer dies, aged 73 
Feb 12
Japanese manga artist Jiro Taniguchi dies aged 69 
Feb 12
Former All Blacks forward Lauaki dies aged 35 
Feb 13
Moonlighting singer and jazz legend Al Jarreau dies aged 76 
Feb 14
Britain's 'oldest donkey' has died at the age of 53 
Feb 14
Tom Cruise's mother Mary Lee South dies aged 80, memorial held at Church of Scientology 
Feb 15
Kittie bassist Trish Doan dies aged 31 
Feb 15
Ex-Boston Celtics Player, Fab Melo Dies In His Sleep, Aged 26 
Feb 17
Nicole Bass dead: Former WWE and ECW wrestler dies after suspected stroke, aged 52 
Feb 17
Arte Povera artist Jannis Kounellis has died, aged 80 
Feb 17
Renowned Greek painter Dimitris Mytaras dies aged 83 
Feb 17
Comedian Irwin Corey dies in New York aged 102 
Feb 18
WWE star George 'The Animal' Steele dies aged 79 
Feb 18
'You're a Lady' singer Peter Skellern dies, aged 69 
Feb 18
Ethiopians call for state funeral as Richard Pankhurst, champion of Ethiopian culture, dies aged 89 
Feb 18
Former England batsman Peter Richardson dies aged 85 
Feb 18
Miffy creator Dick Bruna dies aged 89 
Feb 18
Twin Peaks actor Warren Frost dies aged 91 after long illness 
Feb 18
George 'The Animal' Steele dies aged 79 
Feb 19
Roe v Wade: Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in landmark abortion case, dies aged 69 
Feb 19
James Brown's 'Funky Drummer' Clyde Stubblefield dies aged 73 
Feb 19
Dan Vickerman, Former Wallabies Star, Dead At 37 
Feb 20
WWE legend Ivan Koloff dies at the age of 74 
Feb 20
Sheikh Omar Abdel Rahman dies at US prison aged 78 
Feb 20
Norma McCorvey, lesbian pioneer of American abortion rights, dies aged 69 
Feb 21
Russian ambassador to UN Vitaly Churkin dies in New York aged 64 
Feb 21
BBC Radio 4 presenter Steve Hewlett dies aged 58 after cancer battle 
Feb 21
Fox News 'Bulls and Bears' presenter Brenda Buttner dies aged 55 after cancer battle 
Feb 22
Dublin's Cardinal Desmond Connell dies aged 90 
Feb 22
Jazz guitarist Larry Coryell dies aged 73 
Feb 23
Cult Japanese Helmer Seijun Suzuki Dies Aged 93 
Feb 23
Veteran filmmaker Nikos Koundouros dies at home aged 91 
Feb 24
Alan Colmes of 'Hannity & Colmes' dies aged 66: Associated Press 
Feb 24
Fritz Koenig, sculptor whose art withstood 9/11 attacks, dies aged 92 
Feb 24
Bernie Custis, first black pro football quarterback, dies aged 88 
Feb 25
Soul legend Leon Ware dies aged 77 
Feb 25
Controversial Chinese photographer Ren Hang dies aged 29 
Feb 25
Renowned Tasmanian painter Max Angus AM dies, aged 102 
Feb 26
Controversial Chinese Photographer Ren Hang Dies at 29 
Feb 26
Playboy model Christine Dolce dies aged 35 following liver failure 
Feb 27
Judge Joseph Wapner, star of The People's Court, dies aged 97 
Feb 27
Bill Paxton, actor known for Aliens and Titanic, dies aged 61 
Mar 4
Haiti's former president Rene Preval dies aged 74 
Mar 5
Iconic US Latina actress Miriam Colon who starred alongside Al Pacino in Scarface dies aged 80 
Mar 6
Liver transplant surgical pioneer Dr Thomas Starzl dies aged 90 
Mar 7
Turner Classic Movies host and film historian Robert Osborne dies at age 84 
Mar 7
Esteemed Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne dies aged 84 
Mar 9
Pop superstar George Michael dies aged 53 
Mar 9
Gravitational waves scientist Ronald Drever dies aged 85 
Mar 10
Hungarian-American Nobel winner George A. Olah dies aged 89 
Mar 10
Bill Leak, cartoonist for the Australian, dies aged 61 
Mar 11
British motorsport legend John Surtees dies aged 83 
Mar 12
Joni Sledge of 'We Are Family' group Sister Sledge dies aged 60 
Mar 12
Footrot Flats creator Murray Ball dies aged 78 
Mar 15
First-Ever Williams F1 Driver Patrick Neve Passes Away 
Mar 15
The Blob producer Jack Harris dies aged 98 
Mar 16
Kiwi folk legend Phil Garland dies, age 75 
Mar 16
Cambodia PM's Ally Sok an Dies Aged 66 
Mar 17
Founder of Tahiti-Pacifique magazine Alex du Prel dies aged 73 
Mar 17
Kiwi folk legend Phil Garland dies, age 75 
Mar 17
Harmonica legend 'Mr Superharp' James Cotton dies of pneumonia aged 81 
Mar 18
Nobel laureate, poet and playwright Derek Walcott dies aged 87 
Mar 19
Rock and roll icon Chuck Berry dies aged 90 
Mar 19
Acting great Joe Mafela dies aged 75 
Mar 20
Jerseylicious star Mike Atari dies aged 28 
Mar 20
Derry City captain Ryan McBride dies suddenly aged 27 
Mar 21
Martin McGuinness, former militant and peacemaker, dies aged 66 
Mar 22
British author Colin Dexter, creator of Inspector Morse, dies aged 86 
Mar 22
Tarzan director Robert Day dies aged 94 
Mar 23
Former Barcelona president Agusti Montal dies aged 82 
Mar 24
Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian dies aged 67 
Mar 24
George Weinberg, the man who coined the term 'homophobia' in 1965, dies aged 86 
Mar 25
Legendary Soviet Test Pilot Stepan Mikoyan Dies Aged 94 
Mar 25
Cuban-American Actor Tomas Milian Dies Aged 84 
Mar 26
Sinatra Songwriter and Cigar Legend Avo Uvezian dies aged 91 
Mar 26
Catfish star Robert Brian Clarke dies aged 33 after freak motorcycle accident 
Mar 27
Goodbye Pork Pie producer Nigel Hutchinson dies, aged 75 
Mar 27
Cardinal Keeler, retired Archbishop of Baltimore, dies aged 86 
Mar 28
Fidel Castro's sister dies in Cuba aged 78 following complications from recent hip surgery 
Mar 28
S.African anti-apartheid icon Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87 
Mar 29
Darlene Cates, the mother in What's Eating Gilbert Grape, dies aged 69 
Mar 30
South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87 
Mar 30
Stand Up to Cancer co-founder, Noreen Fraser dies aged 63 
Mar 31
Anarchist Cookbook author William Powell dies aged 66 
Apr 1
Veteran communications consultant Tom Savage dies aged 76 
Apr 1
Billionaire banker David Rockefeller dies aged 101 
Apr 1
South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87 
Apr 1
LGBTQ flag creator Gilbert Baker dies, aged 65 
Apr 2
Legendary Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko dies aged 84 
Apr 2
South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87 
Apr 4
South African anti-apartheid leader Ahmed Kathrada dies aged 87 
Apr 6
Veteran BBC broadcaster Brian Matthew dies aged 88 
Apr 7
Comedian And Actor Don Rickles Dies, Aged 90 
Apr 8
Tim Pigott-Smith, star of 'The Jewel In The Crown', dies aged 70 
Apr 9
Toy Story and Casino legend Don Rickles dies aged 90 
Apr 9
E Street actress Chelsea Brown dies aged 74 in Chicago 
Apr 10
John Clarke, satirist and comedian, dies aged 68 
Apr 11
Billionaire car dealer Sir Arnold Clark dies aged 89 
Apr 12
MTV star Clay Adler dead at 27 from apparent suicide 
Apr 12
J Geils - founder and guitarist of The J Geils Band - dies aged 71 
Apr 12
South Korean LGBTI pioneer Justin Lim dies aged 32 
Apr 13
Comedian Charlie Murphy dies from leukemia aged 57 
Apr 13
Actor Munshi Venu Dies Aged 63 
Apr 14
Grammy-winning mastering engineer Tom Coyne dies aged 62 
Apr 14
Dan Rooney, former US ambassador to Ireland, dies aged 84 
Apr 16
World's oldest person Emma Morano dies in Italy aged 117 
Apr 17
World's oldest person Emma Morano dies in Italy aged 117 
Apr 17
Clifton James, veteran actor and sheriff in James Bond films, dies aged 96 
Apr 17
Othman Wok, member of independent Singapore's first Cabinet, dies aged 92 
Apr 18
Director of China's 'Journey to the West', Yang Jie, dies aged 88 
Apr 18
Legendary Internet and computer pioneer Robert W Taylor dies aged 85 
Apr 19
British guitar legend Allan Holdsworth dies aged 70 
Apr 19
Rosey dead: Former WWE wrestler and brother of Roman Reigns dies aged 47 
Apr 19
Motown songwriter Sylvia Moy dies aged 78 
Apr 20
Notorious Hong Kong gangster Yip Kai-foon dies behind bars, aged 55 
Apr 21
'Hell's Kitchen' Chef Paulie Giganti Found Dead Aged 36 
Apr 21
Cuba Gooding Sr Dead: Cuba Gooding Jr's Dad Dies, Aged 72 
Apr 22
Polish sculptor Magdalena Abakanowicz dies, aged 86. 
Apr 23
World's oldest person Emma Morano dies aged 117 in Italy 
Apr 23
Erin Moran, who played Joanie Cunningham in Happy Days, dies aged 56 
Apr 23
Italian cyclist Michele Scarponi dies aged 37 after training crash 
Apr 24
USA Swimming executive director Chuck Wielgus dies aged 67 
Apr 24
Charlie Murphy, Chappelle's Show star, dies aged 57 
Apr 25
Johnny Roe, nine-time Flat champion in Ireland, dies aged 79 
Apr 25
Robert Pirsig: Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance author dies aged 88 
Apr 25
Fred Heatley, a founder of the civil rights movement, dies aged 82 
Apr 26
Philosophical novelist Robert Pirsig dies aged 88 
Apr 27
Silence Of The Lambs director Jonathan Demme dies aged 73 
Apr 27
Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna dies, aged 70 
Apr 28
Beano comic strip legend Leo Baxendale dies aged 86 
Apr 28
Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna dies aged 70 
Apr 28
Former Disney star Michael Mantenuto has died aged 35 in suicide 
Apr 29
Emma Morano, world's oldest person, dies in Italy at age 117 
Apr 29
American-Armenian writer Peter Suryan dies aged 84 
Apr 29
Michael Mantenuto Dead: Former Disney Star Dies, Aged 35 
Apr 30
Computer Pioneer Harry Huskey Dies At Age 101 
May 2
Best-Selling Author Jean Stein Jumps to Her Death in New York 
May 2
'Genius' playwright and speechwriter Michael Gurr dies aged 55 
May 3
Grandaddy Bassist Kevin Garcia Dies Aged 41 
May 4
Darling Buds of May actor Moray Watson dies, aged 88 
May 7
Neighbours and The Flying Doctors star Val Jellay dies aged 89 
May 7
American Olympic champion bobsledder Steven Holcomb dies aged 37 
May 10
The creator of GI Joe and co-creator of Thundercats, Stanley Weston, dies aged 84 
May 10
Greek actress Mary Tsoni found dead aged 30 
May 10
Christopher Boykin dies aged 45 
May 10
DJ Robert Miles dies from undisclosed illness aged 47 
May 11
Twin Peaks and Kill Bill actor Michael Parks dies aged 77 
May 11
Former Chinese vice-premier Qian Qichen dies, aged 90 
May 11
Robert Miles known for 1990s hit 'Children' dies aged 47 
May 11
Former Chinese vice-premier Qian Qichen dies, aged 90 
May 11
ABC journalist Mark Colvin dies aged 65 
May 12
Catweazle and Worzel Gummidge star Geoffrey Bayldon has died aged 93 
May 13
Mauno Koivisto, Finland's former president, dies at 93 
May 15
Taiwanese comedian Chu Ke-liang dies aged 70 
May 15
Sin City and Deadwood actor Powers Boothe dies, aged 68 
May 17
Few Mourn as One of Britain's Most Evil Serial Killers, Ian Brady, Dies Aged 79 
May 17
Malta football icon Ronnie Cocks dies, aged 73 
May 18
Soundgarden & Audioslave Singer Chris Cornell Dies Aged 52 
May 19
Roger Ailes, founder of Rupert Murdoch's Fox News Channel, dies, aged 77 
May 20
Bollywood's 'favourite mother' Reema Lagoo dies aged 59 
May 20
US war photographer Stanley Greene dies aged 68 
May 21
American war photographer Stanley Greene dies aged 68 
May 21
Former Scottish football legend Tommy Ross dies aged 71 
May 22
Fox News Founder Roger Ailes Dies Aged 77 
May 23
Nicky Hayden, former Moto GP world champion, dies aged 35 after accident in Italy 
May 23
Former Welsh Olympic discus thrower Philippa Roles dies aged just 39 
May 24
Roger Moore, British actor of James Bond fame, dies aged 89 
May 24
Clerks actress Lisa Spoonauer dies at age 44 
May 26
Italian fashion designer Laura Biagotti dies aged 73 
May 27
Britain's Got Talent star Tina Humphrey dead aged 45 after battle with cancer 
May 27
Italy's 'Queen of Cashmere' Biagiotti dies aged 73 
May 27
Tree of Smoke author Denis Johnson dies aged 67 
May 27
Zbigniew Brzezinski, Jimmy Carter's national security adviser, dies aged 89 
May 28
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies aged 69 
May 28
Former US National Security Advisor Zbigniew Brzezinski dies aged 89 
May 29
Former Greek Prime Minister Constantine Mitsotakis dies aged 98 
May 30
John Noakes 1934 - 2017: Former BBC Blue Peter presenter dies aged 83 
May 30
Manuel Noriega, former Panamanian dictator, dies aged 83 
May 31
Thunderball Bond girl Molly Peters dies aged 75 
Jun 2
Coronation Street actor Roy Barraclough dies, aged 81 
Jun 2
Golfing great Roberto de Vicenzo dies aged 94 
Jun 3
Surf legend and neoprene wetsuit inventor Jack O'Neill dies aged 94 
Jun 5
Spanish writer Juan Goytisolo dies, aged 86 
Jun 6
Poet and author Helen Dunmore dies aged 64 
Jun 6
Cheick Tiote, former Newcastle United and Ivory Coast midfielder, dies aged 30 
Jun 6
Wallace and Gromit actor Peter Sallis dies, aged 96 
Jun 7
Saudi arms dealer Adnan Khashoggi dies aged 82 
Jun 8
Bodger and Badger star Andy Cunningham dies aged 67 
Jun 9
Cuban musician Ernesto 'Tito' Puentes dies, aged 88 
Jun 9
Ed Victor, publishing agent to the stars, dies aged 77 
Jun 10
Actress Glenne Headly dies, aged 62 
Jun 10
Hawaiian pizza creator Sam Panopoulos dies aged 83 
Jun 11
Adam West, star of hit TV series Batman, dies aged 88 
Jun 13
British boxing legend Errol Christie dies, aged 53 
Jun 13
Ensign founder Nigel Grainge dies aged 70 
Jun 14
Anita Pallenberg dead: Keith Richards' ex, model, actress and style icon dies aged 73 
Jun 15
Legendary sports broadcaster Fred Cogley dies aged 82 
Jun 17
Helmut Kohl, former German chancellor, dies aged 87 
Jun 17
John Avildsen, Oscar-winning director of Rocky, dies aged 81 
Jun 19
'Harry Potter' Actor Sam Beazley Dies At The Age Of 101 
Jun 19
Stephen Furst dead: Animal House and Babylon 5 actor dies, aged 63 
Jun 19
Former UFC fighter Tim Hague dies aged 34 after knockout in boxing fight 
Jun 19
Veteran Chinese conductor Yan Liangkun dies aged 93 
Jun 20
Soviet actor and director Aleksey Batalov dies aged 88 
Jun 20
Play School presenter Brian Cant dies aged 83 
Jun 20
US student Otto Warmbier, who was freed by North Korea, dies aged 22 
Jun 20
Fashion designer Carla Fendi dies aged 80 
Jun 21
Joel Joffe, lawyer who defended Mandela, dies aged 85 
Jun 21
Hip-hop legend Prodigy, from Mobb Deep, dies aged 42 
Jun 23
Former Botswana President Sir Ketumile Masire dies aged 91 
Jun 24
Former Botswana president Ketumile Masire dies aged 91 
Jun 24
Renowned Armenian filmmaker Ruben Gevorgyants dies at 72 
Jun 27
Bran Nue Dae playwright dies, aged 69 
Jun 28
Michael Nyqvist, Swedish star of The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, dies aged 56 
Jun 29
Michael Bond, the man who gave us Paddington Bear, dies aged 91 
Jun 29
The Afghan Whigs Guitarist Dave Rosser Dies Aged 50 
Jul 1
Simone Veil, French feminist and politician who survived Auschwitz, dies at 89 
Jul 2
Film critic Barry Norman dies aged 83 
Jul 4
Comedy great Paolo Villaggio dies aged 84 
Jul 4
Heathcote Williams, radical poet and writer, dies aged 75 
Jul 4
Renowned Mexican painter Jose Luis Cuevas dies aged 83 
Jul 4
US YouTube star and online actress Stevie Ryan dies aged 33 
Jul 5
Provocative Mexican artist Jose Luis Cuevas dies aged 83 
Jul 5
Playwright Heathcote Williams dies aged 75 
Jul 5
Singapore actor Osman Zailani dies aged 85 
Jul 5
Prince's former drummer John Blackwell Jr dead at 43 
Jul 6
Carol Lee Scott known for playing TV's Grotbags dies aged 74 
Jul 7
'Grandaddy of techno' Pierre Henry dies at 89 
Jul 7
'Grotbags' Actress Carol Lee Scott Dies, Aged 74 
Jul 7
Joan Lee, wife of Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee dies aged 93 
Jul 8
Pop singer legend Thitima dies aged 54 
Jul 9
True Blood star Nelsan Ellis dies at age 39 
Jul 10
Former Hong Kong actress Susanna Au Yeung Pui San dies of lung cancer, aged 63 
Jul 21
Lord McCluskey, architect of Scotland Act, dies aged 88 
Jul 21
Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington dies aged 41 
Jul 22
'Becker Wrecker' Peter Doohan dies aged 56 
Jul 22
French actor Claude Rich dies at age 88 
Jul 22
Doctor Who companion Deborah Watling dies, aged 69 
Jul 23
Former Sunday Sun deputy editor Roger Bolam dies aged 80 
Jul 23
Home Alone and Gladiator actor John Heard dies aged 72 
Jul 25
Australian tennis great Mervyn Rose dies aged 87 
Jul 26
Legendary Indigenous Musician G. Yunupingu Dies Aged 46 
Jul 26
Barbara Sinatra, activist and widow of Frank, dies at 90 
Jul 27
Barbara Sinatra, wife of Frank Sinatra, dies aged 90 
Jul 28
Pioneer Disney imagineer Marty Sklar dies, aged 83 
Jul 28
'Rocky and Bullwinkle' voice actress June Foray dies at 99 
Jul 29
Diversity's Robert Anker dead: Britain's Got Talent star dies aged 27 after car accident 
Jul 29
Actor Inder Kumar dies aged 43 
Jul 30
Ballarat artist James Egan dies, aged 88 
Jul 30
Algeria independence figure Redha Malek dies aged 86 
Aug 1
Sam Shepard, actor and playwright, dies at age 73 
Aug 2
Costco Co-Founder Jeff Brotman Dies At Age 74 
Aug 3
Ara Parseghian, legendary Notre Dame football coach, dies aged 94 
Aug 4
Motorcycling-Former world champion Angel Nieto dies, aged 70 
Aug 4
Harry Potter, Cornelius Fudge, actor Robert Hardy dies aged 91 
Aug 6
Former Texas Gov. Mark White dies at age 77 
Aug 7
Betty Cuthbert, Australia's four-time Olympic gold medallist, dies aged 79 
Aug 7
Former Philadelphia Phillies All-Star Darren Daulton Dies at Age 55 
Aug 8
Godzilla actor Haruo Nakajima dies at age 88 
Aug 9
Glen Campbell, 'Rhinestone Cowboy' singer, dies at age 81 
Aug 12
World's oldest man, Holocaust survivor Yisrael Kristal, dies in Israel aged 113 
Aug 13
NHL Legend Bryan Murray Dies From Cancer At 74 
Aug 14
Actor, Director, Playwright Joe Bologna Dies at Age 82 
Aug 15
Olympic cycling champ Stephen Wooldridge dies, aged 39 
Aug 17
Former Lakers Player Tommy Hawkins Dies at Age 80 
Aug 17
David Somerset, 11th Duke of Beaufort dies, aged 89 
Aug 17
Veteran Cork actor Michael Twomey dies aged 84 
Aug 18
Former X Games competitor Jason Brown dies at age 46 
Aug 19
Breakfast radio pioneer Gary O'Callaghan dies aged 83 
Aug 19
Predator actor Sonny Landham dies aged 76 
Aug 19
TV personality Bruce Forsythe dies aged 89 
Aug 20
US comedian and activist Dick Gregory dies aged 84 
Aug 21
Actor and comedian Jerry Lewis dies aged 91 
Aug 21
US comedian Jerry Lewis dies, aged 91 
Aug 23
Tony de Brum, champion of Paris climate agreement, dies aged 72 
Aug 23
Creator of transgender symbol Holly Boswell dies age 66 
Aug 23
Former NASCAR driver Shane Sieg dies at the age of 34 
Aug 23
Ball State Basketball Player Zach Hollywood Dies at Age 19 
Aug 24
Former Texas Rangers, Cleveland Indians, Detroit Tigers GM Joe Klein dies at age 75 
Aug 25
Cecil Andrus, Carter's Interior Secretary, dies at age 85 
Aug 25
Actor Jay Thomas, star of Cheers and Murphy Brown, dies aged 69 from cancer 
Aug 26
Drew Morphett, veteran sports broadcaster, dies at 69 
Aug 26
Rich Piana: US bodybuilding champion dies aged 46 after collapse 
Aug 27
Tobe Hooper, Texas Chainsaw Massacre director, dies aged 74 
Aug 29
Former Michigan State basketball coach Jud Heathcote dies at age 90 
Sep 2
Cardinal Murphy-O'Connor, former Archbishop of Westminster, dies, aged 85 
Sep 2
Playwright Ann Jellicoe dies aged 90 
Sep 4
Walter Becker, co-creator of Steely Dan, dies aged 67 
Sep 6
Holger Czukay, bassist with Can, dies aged 79 
Sep 7
Australian journalist and TV presenter Peter Luck dies at age 73 
Sep 8
Kate Millett, feminist activist, artist and author of Sexual Politics, dies aged 82 
Sep 9
Don Williams, country music legend, dies aged 78 
Sep 9
Troy Gentry dead: Country star dies in helicopter accident at age 50 
Sep 11
Len Wein, Legendary Comics Writer Who Co-Created Wolverine, Dies at 69 
Sep 13
Edith Windsor: Gay rights trailblazer dies aged 88 
Sep 14
Acclaimed author JP Donleavy dies aged 91 
Sep 14
World's oldest captive giant panda dies aged 37 in China 
Sep 14
'Sopranos' and 'Goodfellas' actor Frank Vincent dies aged 78 
Sep 16
Harry Dean Stanton, star of countless classic films, dies age 91 
Sep 17
Michelle Rounds, ex-wife of Rosie O'Donnell, dies age 46 
Sep 18
WWE legend Bobby Heenan dies aged 73 
Sep 20
Legendary RTE sports commentator Jimmy Magee dies, aged 82 
Sep 21
'Raging Bull' Jake LaMotta dies aged 95 
Sep 22
World's richest woman, L'oreal heiress, Liliane Bettencourt dies aged 94 
Sep 24
Soul singer Charles Bradley dies aged 68 from cancer 
Sep 25
Chinese writer Diana Kaff, mom of Newser, dies aged 85 
Sep 27
Coronation Street actor Liz Dawn dies aged 77 
Sep 27
Freddy Shepherd, former Newcastle chairman, dies aged 76 
Sep 28
Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner dies aged 91 
Sep 30
Tom Alter, actor and Padma Shri awardee, dies aged 67 
Oct 1
Monty Hall, host of Let's Make A Deal, dies aged 96 
Oct 1
Frank Hamblen, longtime LA Lakers coach, dies at age 70 
Oct 3
American rock legend Tom Petty dies, aged 66 
Oct 4
Second victim dies from Barton County crash 
Oct 4
Goodfellas actor Chuck Low dies aged 89 
Oct 7
'Primal Scream' Psychologist Arthur Janov Dies At Age 93 
Oct 7
American comedian Ralphie May dies aged 45 
Oct 9
Connie Hawkins, basketball's original high-flyer, dies at 75 
Oct 10
NFL Legend YA Tittle Dies at Age 90 
Oct 16
Iain Shedden, music journalist and drummer for The Saints, dies aged 60 
Oct 16
Former MLB Pitcher Daniel Webb Dies at Age 28 in ATV Accident 
Oct 17
'Trailer Park Boys' actor John Dunsworth has died at the age of 71 
Oct 17
Irish comedian Sean Hughes dies at age 51 
Oct 17
'Game Of Thrones' actor Roy Dotrice dies aged 94 
Oct 18
Malaysian billionaire Yeoh Tiong Lay dies aged 87: Reports 
Oct 19
Dubliners musician Eamonn Campbell dies aged 70 
Oct 20
French film legend Danielle Darrieux dies aged 100 
Oct 23
AC/DC producer and Australian music pioneer George Young dies, aged 70 
Oct 25
Robert Guillaume, Emmy Award winner best known as butler Benson, dies aged 89 
Oct 25
Willie Chan, Jackie Chan's Former Manager, Dies Age 76 
Oct 26
Rock and Roll legend Fats Domino dies aged 89 
Oct 29
Star Wars' Oscar winning costume designer John Mollo dies aged 86 
Nov 4
'Veronica Mars' actor Brad Bufanda dead by suicide at 34 
Nov 8
Former MLB Star Roy Halladay Dies in Plane Crash at Age 40 
Nov 9
Scottish architect Alison Blamire dies, aged 66 
Nov 9
You Only Live Twice Bond girl Karin Dor dies aged 79 
Nov 9
Antonio Carluccio, celebrity chef and author, dies aged 80 
Nov 10
Magnum PI's John Hillerman dies aged 84 
Nov 11
Faith No More lead singer Chuck Mosley dies, age 57 
Nov 12
Faith No More singer Chuck Mosley dies at 57 
Nov 13
Gossip columnist Liz Smith dies aged 94 
Nov 14
French Olympic skier David Poisson dies aged 35 
Nov 15
Floyd Mayweather's 'legendary' cornerman Rafael Garcia dies aged 88 
Nov 16
Rapper and YouTube star dies aged 21 
Nov 17
Feared Sicilian mafia boss 'Toto' Riina dies in prison, aged 87 
Nov 17
Muhammad Ali's 'Fight Doctor' Ferdie Pacheco dies aged 89 
Nov 18
Project Runway's Wendy Pepper Dead at Age 53 
Nov 19
Ann Wedgeworth, Three's Company and Evening Shade actress, dies aged 83 
Nov 19
AC/DC legend Malcolm Young dies, aged 64 
Nov 20
Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49 
Nov 20
Cult leader and convict Charles Manson dies aged 83 
Nov 21
American modernist architect Albert C Ledner dies aged 93 
Nov 21
Terry Glenn: Former NFL wide receiver dies aged 43 in car crash 
Nov 22
Baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky, dies aged 55 
Nov 22
Singer and actor David Cassidy dies aged 67 
Nov 24
Jazz legend Jon Hendricks dies, aged 96 
Nov 25
US TV director Peter Baldwin dies at 86 
Nov 26
Rance Howard, actor dad of director Ron Howard, dies at 89 
Nov 26
Ex-Bears DE John Thierry dies at 46 
Nov 28
Hymie Sckolnick, founder of Beauty's, dies at age 96 
Nov 29
Egyptian actress and singer Shadia dies aged 86 
Dec 1
Gomer Pyle's Jim Nabors dies at age 87 
Dec 4
Golden Krust CEO Lowell Hawthorne found dead at 57 
Dec 5
Colombian Olympic Weightlifter Edwin Mosquera Roa Dies at Age 32 
Dec 5
Prolific logo designer Ivan Chermayeff dies aged 85 
Dec 6
Christine Keeler, Cold War showgirl who nearly toppled British government, dies aged 75 
Dec 6
French rock icon Johnny Hallyday dies aged 74 
Dec 7
Adult Film Star August Ames Dies Aged 23 
Dec 7
Ron Meyer, former coach of SMU, Patriots, Colts dies 
Dec 9
Golf: Former European Ryder Cup Player Horton Dies, Aged 76 
Dec 9
Fargo and Dances With Wolves actor Steve Reevis passes away at age 55 
Dec 10
Kevin Robinson, X Games BMX gold medalist, dies at age 45 
Dec 11
Pioneering black journalist Simeon Booker dies at age 99 
Dec 11
Macon Brock, co-founder of Dollar Tree and a prominent philanthropist, dies at 75 
Dec 12
Ultra-Orthodox leader Rabbi Shteinman dies aged 104 
Dec 12
Charles Jenkins, US soldier who defected to North Korea, dies aged 77 
Dec 12
Oscar-Winning Canadian Animator Grant Munro Dies Age 94 
Dec 13
Pat Dinizio, frontman of New Jersey rockers The Smithereens, dies aged 62 
Dec 13
Toni & Guy's founder Toni Mascolo dies aged 75 
Dec 14
Sanctuary and Nevermore frontman Warrel Dane dies aged 56 
Dec 15
Navajo Code Talker Teddy Draper Sr. dies at the age of 96 
Dec 16
Kevin Robinson, former BMX rider who set world record in 2008, dies at the age of 45 
Dec 16
Former Tigers pitcher Frank Lary dies at age of 87 
Dec 17
TV scientist Heinz Wolff dies aged 89 
Dec 17
CSX CEO Hunter Harrison Dies At Age 73 
Dec 18
Ex-WWE Star Tom Zenk Dies At 59 
Dec 18
RIP Bob Givens, Bugs Bunny designer dies at age 99 
Dec 19
Aunty Jack Show star Rory O'Donoghue dies age 68 
Dec 19
K-pop boy band star Kim Jong-hyun dies at 27 
Dec 20
Former senator Lady Flo Bjelke-Petersen dies at age 97 
Dec 20
Disgraced US Cardinal Bernard Law dies aged 86 
Dec 20
'Scooby-Doo' voice actress Heather North dies, aged 71 
Dec 21
Dual Kentucky winner LeRoy Jolley dies aged 80 
Dec 21
Hip-hop pioneer Combat Jack dies aged 48 
Dec 22
Broadcasting Legend Dick Enberg Dies at Age 82 
Dec 22
June Rowlands, Toronto's first female mayor, dies aged 93 
Dec 23
NASA astronaut Bruce McCandless, first to fly untethered in space, dies aged 80 
Dec 24
Pioneering solar engineer Stuart Wenham dies, aged 60 
Dec 25
Leading solar engineer Stuart Wenham dies at 60 
Dec 25
Arizona baseball coaching legend Jerry Kindall dies at age 82 
Dec 26
Sound of Music actress Heather Menzies-Urich dies aged 68 
Dec 27
Maple Leaf great and Hall of Famer Johnny Bower dies at age 93 
Dec 29
Rose Marie, star of The Dick Van Dyke Show, dies aged 94 
Dec 30
Best-selling mystery author Sue Grafton dies aged 77 
Dec 31
Erica Garner, Black Lives Matter activist whose father died during arrest, dead at 27 
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