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Notable deaths in 2017 - Sort by:
Notable deaths in 2017
Newsmakers and celebrities who died in the past year.
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12 Sep. 2011
Chris Cornell, 52, was the frontman of Soundgarden,... more
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12 Sep. 2011
Toronto, Canada
Chris Cornell, 52, was the frontman of Soundgarden, one of the leading bands of the grunge music movement in the 1980s and '90s, releasing albums such as "Badmotorfinger" and the Grammy-winning "Superunknown," which brought the band mainstream music scene success.

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USA/
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28 Jul. 2010
Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, 91, helped usher in the... more
USA-GAYMARRIAGE/
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27 Mar. 2013
Edith Windsor, 88, the lead plaintiff in a successful... more
NFL-SUPERBOWL/
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4 Feb. 2008
Singer and songwriter Tom Petty, 66, was known for... more
MEDIA-FOX
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25 Jul. 2006
Roger Ailes, 77, founder, chairman and CEO of Fox News,... more
USA/
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9 Jan. 2012
Emmy-winning actress Mary Tyler Moore, 80, brightened... more
CHINA-DISSIDENT/
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24 Jun. 2009
Chinese Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo, 61,... more
AWARDS-PEOPLESCHOICE/
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19 Jan. 2017
American actor Bill Paxton, 61, rose to stardom in... more
BOXING/LAMOTTA
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28 Oct. 2009
Jake LaMotta, 95, was the brutish former boxing champion... more
USA/
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23 Sep. 2012
Chester Bennington, 41, was known for his powerful,... more
SPAIN/
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25 Nov. 2007
Chuck Berry, 90, duck-walked his way into the pantheon... more
BASEBALL/
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12 Apr. 2012
Retired Major League Baseball pitcher Roy Halladay,... more
CASSIDY
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23 Oct. 1995
Singer and actor David Cassidy, 67, had androgynous... more
GERMANY/
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26 Jun. 2013
Former Chancellor Helmut Kohl, 87, was the architect... more
RIGHTS ABORTION
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23 Jun. 2005
Norma McCorvey, 69, was the anonymous plaintiff known... more
NIRELAND-POLITICS/
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23 Jan. 2017
Martin McGuinness, 66, was the former Irish Republican... more
USA-PATRIOTS/HERNANDEZ
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19 Mar. 2015
Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez, 27,... more
FILM-CANNES/
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25 May. 2013
Veteran British actor Sir John Hurt, 77, was Oscar-nominated... more
PEOPLE-SHIRLEYMACLAINE/
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8 Jun. 2012
Don Rickles, 90, was the master insult comic who created... more
JAZZ FESTIVAL
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26 Apr. 1999
Musician Fats Domino, 89, brought rolling New Orleans... more
FILM-TORONTO/
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13 Sep. 2009
Director George A. Romero, 77, created the zombie film... more
LEISURE BIG LOVE PREMIERE
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24 Feb. 2006
Actor Harry Dean Stanton, 91, had scruffy looks and... more
MUSIC-CAMPBELL/
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6 Aug. 2008
Singer-guitarist Glen Campbell, 81, was known as the... more
USA/
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5 Apr. 2012
Actor Adam West, 88, earned a place in American pop... more
PEOPLE-CLAREHOLLINGWORTH/
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10 Oct. 2016
Clare Hollingworth, 105, was a rookie reporter for... more
BRITAIN/
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5 Oct. 2012
Actor Sir Roger Moore, 89, earned international fame... more
FILM-CANNES/
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23 May. 2013
Comedian Jerry Lewis, 91, was the high prince of low-brow... more
LEISURE ENTERTAINMENT
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18 Aug. 2006
Comedian Dick Gregory, 84, lambasted racism and played... more
CANADA-POLITICS/
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6 Dec. 2016
Tragically Hip singer Gord Downie, 53, was a Canadian... more
LEISURE PLAYSTATION
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17 Nov. 2006
Comedian and actor Charlie Murphy, 57, was a cast member... more
CLINTON/
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23 Sep. 2010
Former Haitian President Rene Preval, 74, was the first... more
BRITAIN-ROYALS/
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27 Oct. 2015
Michael Bond, 91, was the British creator of Paddington... more
USA-ENTERTAINMENT/
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5 Nov. 2014
Gregg Allman, 69, was known for his soulful vocals... more
NORIEGA-EXTRADITION/
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28 Aug. 2007
Former Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, 83, spied... more
LEISURE
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8 Dec. 2004
Barbara Sinatra, 90, was the fourth wife of singer... more
GAY PRIDE PARADE
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30 Jun. 2002
Gilbert Baker, 65, was a San Francisco-based activist... more
REESE
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13 Feb. 2000
Actress and gospel singer Della Reese, 86, was best... more
USA/
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13 Apr. 2011
Veteran Broadway actress Barbara Cook, 89, was known... more
BROWN/
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28 Dec. 2006
Soul singer Charles Bradley, 68, had a difficult life,... more
LEISURE
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29 Mar. 2005
New York gossip columnist Liz Smith, 94, helped lead... more
TELEVISION-DISCOVERY/
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9 Jan. 2014
Actor and playwright Sam Shepard, 73, won a Pulitzer... more
USA/
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30 Nov. 2007
Prodigy, 42, was born Albert Johnson and known as one... more
FILM-VENICE/
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3 Sep. 2008
Jonathan Demme, 73, was an eclectic movie director... more
FILM-CANNES/
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17 May. 2008
Jeanne Moreau, 89, was the quintessential French actress,... more
CANADA/
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12 Apr. 2012
Veteran Indian actor Om Puri, 66, successfully straddled... more
FASHION
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5 Mar. 1998
Carla Fendi (L, seen with designer Karl Lagerfeld),... more
IRAQ
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7 Aug. 2005
Iraqi Kurdish leader and ex-Iraqi president Jalal Talabani,... more
OSCARS/
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27 Feb. 2012
Martin Landau, 89, was a talented and prolific character... more
FILM-CANNES/
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17 May. 2009
Johnny Hallyday, 74, was a rock and roll giant in his... more
AUSTRIA/
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5 Jul. 2007
Jazz and R&B singer Al Jarreau, 76, was a seven-time... more
USA-POLITICS/
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9 Mar. 2015
Zbigniew Brzezinski, 89, served as U.S. President Jimmy... more
USA/
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10 Jul. 2013
Frank Deford, 78, was a journalist for Sports Illustrated,... more
USA/
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1 Oct. 2013
U.S. bobsledder Steven Holcomb, 37, came back from... more
ROYALS
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13 Jul. 1994
Lord Snowdon (C), 86, was the photographer former husband... more
USA/
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12 Nov. 2009
Joseph Wapner, 97, was the former real-life judge who... more
ISRAEL/
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15 Nov. 2007
Russian poet Evgeny Yevtushenko, 85, was a leading... more
USA-ENTERTAINMENT/
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22 Jul. 2014
Actor Nelsan Ellis, 39, played Lafayette Reynolds on... more
MUSIC-COUNTRY/
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10 Nov. 2011
Troy Gentry (R), 50, was one-half of the country music... more
SPAIN
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21 Mar. 2006
Poet Derek Walcott, 87, won the Nobel Prize in Literature... more
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