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Celeb Deaths in 2019: Stars We’ve Misplaced

It’s by no means simple to say goodbye. Scroll all the way down to see Us Weekly’s tribute to the celebrities who died in 2019.

Claudine Auger

The French actress died on December 19, in Paris, her agent confirmed to AFP. She was 78. Auger was the primary French actress to play a Bond woman, starring as Domino reverse Sean Connery in 1965’s Thunderball. Her first appearing job was in 1958 and she or he acted till 1997, ending her profession with the TV film, The Pink and the Black.


Chuy Bravo

The longtime Chelsea Recently sidekick died on December 15 on the age of 63 after being hospitalized in Mexico Metropolis for abdomen ailment, based on TMZ. Bravo, whose start title was Jesus Melgoza, gave an interview with Radar On-line just some days earlier than his demise the place he opened up about his relationship together with his former costar Chelsea Handler. “We have now each been busy attempting to do our factor that we haven’t seen one another since. However we textual content, we name one another. She known as me final week really earlier than my birthday. I like her. She is my dearest. I’d positively settle for a job if she provided it to me. … I can’t complain.” Handler paid tribute to Bravo on Instagram, sharing a number of photographs of her pal and writing, “I beloved this nugget in a giant method, and I took nice pleasure in how many individuals beloved him as a lot as I did and do. @chuybravo gave us a lot laughter and I’ll always remember the sound of his laughter coming from his workplace into mine. Or his ‘enterprise calls’ together with his ‘enterprise supervisor,’ or his shoe rack with all his children-sized footwear. I will always remember him coming to Christmas with my household one 12 months within the Florida keys, and when my niece who was 5 or 6 on the time—noticed him, she ran within the different route saying she was scared. My sister and I had been mortified and had been apologizing to Chuy, who instructed us,’it is okay, plenty of little children get scared after they see massive children coming their method.’ I like you, Chuy!”

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Anna Karina

The French New Wave actress who rose to fame in movies directed by her then-husband Jean-Luc Godard died in Paris on December 14 after battling most cancers. She was 79. The previous mannequin starred in movies together with A Girl Is a Girl, The Little Soldier, Vivre Sa Vie and Band of Outsiders. She was additionally a singer, releasing two albums and had two hit singles within the 1960s penned by Serge Gainsbourg. “Her gaze was the gaze of the New Wave. It can stay so endlessly,” France’s tradition minister Franck Reister tweeted. “She magnetized all the world. At the moment, French cinema is an orphan. It loses one among its legends.”


Danny Aiello

The actor, who starred in films together with Do the Proper Factor, Moonstruck and The Godfather Half II, died on the age of 86 on December 12 after a short sickness.

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Chris Cotton

The Comedy Central star died on December 12, at age 32. His demise occurred weeks earlier than his spouse and highschool sweetheart, Ericalynn Cotton, was anticipated to present start to their little one in February. Comedy Central launched an announcement concerning the comic’s passing. “We’re devastated by the lack of Chris Cotton — a hilarious comic, a beloved member of the Comedy Central household and a pleasure to be round,” the community tweeted. “He shall be missed.”

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Philip McKeon

The previous little one actor, greatest recognized for his position of Tommy Hyatt on the ‘70s sitcom Alice, died on December 10 in Texas after battling a longtime sickness. McKeon was 55. The late actor was the older brother of Info of Life star Nancy McKeon. The actor was additionally a producer and director, working most lately on 2005’s The Jacket and 2003’s Fringe of Nowhere.

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Angie Douthit

Teen Mother OG star Mackenzie McKee’s mom, Angie Douthit, died on December 9 after a protracted battle with most cancers. The information was revealed on Douthit’s Instagram the next day. “On Monday, December 9 at 11:37pm, Angie completed her race,” the caption learn. “Her final days had been spent lovingly surrounded by household and associates as they prayed, sang, and shared humorous Angie tales.”

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Peter Frates

The previous Boston School baseball participant, who helped popularize the viral Ice Bucket Problem in 2014 after being recognized with ALS in 2012, died at age 34. His household introduced the information on December 9. “A husband to Julie, a father to Lucy, a son to John and Nancy, a brother to Andrew and Jennifer, Pete handed away surrounded by his loving household, peacefully at age 34, after a heroic battle with ALS,” their assertion learn. “Pete was an inspiration to so many individuals around the globe who drew power from his braveness and resiliency.”

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Rene Auberjonois

The previous Star Trek: Deep Area 9 star died on December eight on the age of 79. His son Remy-Luc Auberjonois instructed The Related Press that his father died at his L.A. residence of metastatic lung most cancers. The Tony award winner additionally starred within the movie M.A.S.H. and on the sitcom Benson and voiced Chef Louis in The Little Mermaid. He’s survived by his spouse of 56 years, author Judith Auberjonois, daughter Tessa, son Remy-Luc, two sisters and three grandchildren. “I’ve simply heard concerning the demise of my pal and fellow actor @reneauberjonois,” Star Trek alum William Shatner tweeted. “To sum up his life in a tweet is sort of inconceivable. To Judith, Tessa & Remy I ship you my love & power. I’ll hold you in my ideas and bear in mind an exquisite friendship with René.”


Caroll Spinney

The Sesame Avenue puppeteer, who performed the beloved character Large Fowl for almost 50 years, died on December eight after “residing with dystonia for a while.” He was 85. Spinney additionally operated and voiced Oscar the Grouch earlier than retiring from children collection in October 2018.

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Juice Wrld

The “Lucid Goals” rapper died after struggling a seizure at Chicago Halfway Airport on December eight. He was 21. His explanation for demise was not instantly recognized.

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Ron Leibman

The Mates actor died in New York Metropolis on December 6 after affected by pneumonia. He was 82.

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Cha In Ha

The South Korean actor died on the age of 27 on December three. “We’re actually heartbroken to ship unhappy information to everybody who has despatched plenty of love and help to Cha In Ha till now. We’re full of grief at this information that’s nonetheless onerous to consider,” his administration company, Fantagio, stated in an announcement. “We earnestly ask for rumors to not be unfold and for speculative reviews to not be launched to ensure that his household, who’s experiencing higher disappointment greater than anybody as a result of sudden unhappy information, to ship him away peacefully. As wished by his household, the funeral shall be held privately.”

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George Atkinson III

The previous NFL working again died on the age of 27 on December 2, almost one 12 months after his twin brother Josh Atkinson’s suicide. George had reportedly been battling melancholy since Josh’s demise. His explanation for demise was not instantly introduced.


Shelley Morrison

The actress died at age 83 on December 1 from coronary heart failure after a short sickness. She was greatest recognized for taking part in maid Rosario Salazar on Will & Grace from 1999 to 2006.

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Godfrey Gao

The Taiwanese-Canadian actor and mannequin died at age 35 on November 27 after struggling an obvious coronary heart assault whereas filming the Chinese language actuality present Chase Me in Ningbo, China.


Harry Morton

The Pink Taco founder died at age 38 on November 24, based on TMZ. Morton was discovered unresponsive at his residence in Beverly Hills and was pronounced useless on the scene. A supply instructed Us Weekly solely that Morton’s ex Lindsay Lohan was “crying hysterically” after listening to the information.


Goo Hara

The Okay-Pop star was discovered useless at age 28 in her South Korea residence on November 24, TMZ reported. Hara, who was a member of the group Kara, posted a photograph of herself on her Instagram two days earlier than her demise with the caption: “Good evening.” Her explanation for demise is below investigation.


Jane Galloway Heitz

The actress died at age 78 of congestive coronary heart failure on November 13. She was greatest recognized for her position on Glee as Lillian Adler, William McKinley Excessive College’s former glee membership director. Her character’s plaque was displayed in a trophy case on the college with the quote, “By its very definition, glee is about opening your self as much as pleasure.” Her plaque and one honoring Cory Monteith’s character, Finn Hudson, are proven within the closing shot of the collection.


Ryan Costello

The Minnesota Twins prospect was discovered useless at age 23 in his New Zealand resort room on November 18, days after he joined the Australian Baseball League’s Auckland Tuatara. The Tuatara stated in a press launch that “preliminary indications counsel he died of pure causes.”

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Charles Rogers

The previous Michigan State College and Detroit Lions huge receiver, the No. 2 general decide within the 2003 NFL draft, died on November 11 at age 38. “[Rogers] had the overall bundle as a premiere huge receiver with dimension, velocity and vary, topped with an superior aggressive spirit, but he was humble off the sphere,” Spartan huge receivers coach Don Treadwell stated in an announcement, per CNN. “It was a privilege to have coached him.”

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Laurel Griggs

The Broadway actress died at age 13 on November 5. Her grandfather revealed that she “handed away all of a sudden from a large bronchial asthma assault.” Along with her onstage roles in Cat on a Sizzling Tin Roof and As soon as, Griggs appeared within the 2016 film Café Society and in a number of episodes of Saturday Evening Stay.

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William Wintersole

The cleaning soap opera star died on November 5 at age 88 on account of problems from most cancers. He was greatest recognized for his roles as Mitchell Sherman on The Younger and the Stressed from 1986 to 2011 and Ted Ballantine on Normal Hospital within the 1980s. “As a Hollywood actor for 60 years, he touched many ppls lives. I did EVERYTHING I may for him..and that brings me peace. However alas…I miss him so. One love,” Wintersole’s daughter Tiffany Harmon wrote in an announcement on Fb.

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Walter Mercado

The Puerto Rican astrologer recognized for his over-the-top televised readings of horoscopes died in San Juan on November 2. He was 87. Mercado, whose readings had been featured within the closing phase of the Spanish information present Primer Impacto, all the time ended his appearances by blowing a kiss and saying, “Above all, a lot, a lot, a lot love.” In keeping with an exhibition on the HistoryMiami museum earlier this 12 months, his appearances reached 120 million Latino viewers a day for greater than 30 years.

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John Witherspoon

The comic and Friday actor died at age 77 on October 29. “He was a Legend within the leisure business, and a father determine to all who watched him through the years. We love you ‘POPS’ all the time & endlessly,” Witherspoon’s household stated in an announcement on Twitter.

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Robert Evans

The Paramount government, recognized for producing Chinatown, Rosemary’s Child, City Cowboy, How one can Lose a Man in 10 Days and extra, died on October 26. He was 89 years outdated.

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John Clarke

The Days of Our Lives star, who performed Mickey Horton, died at age 88 on October 16 on account of problems of pneumonia. He had suffered a stroke in 2007 and was unwell in his closing years.

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Willie Brown

The NFL Corridor of Famer died on the age of 78, the Professional Soccer Corridor of Fame revealed on October 22. The previous Oakland Raiders defensive again performed 16 seasons within the American Soccer League and the NFL. The Raiders stated in an announcement that “his legendary efficiency on the sphere modified the way in which the cornerback place was performed and his valued steerage as a coach, mentor and administrator permeated the group and touched numerous people each on and off the sphere. Willie’s loss will depart an amazing void, however his management and presence will all the time be a serious a part of the Raiders Household.”



The South Korean pop star and actress died on the age of 25 on October 14. Sulli’s supervisor found her useless at residence after being unable to achieve her by telephone for a number of hours. A police official instructed CNN that “it appears she killed herself,” although an official explanation for demise was not instantly launched.


Rip Taylor

The comic referred to as the King of Camp and Confetti died on October 6 in Beverly Hills on the age of 84. His publicist, Harlan Boll, stated that Taylor had been hospitalized within the intensive care unit at Cedars-Sinai Medical Middle in Los Angeles after struggling a seizure days earlier, based on CNN. Taylor, who hosted The $1.98 Magnificence Present, appeared in movies together with House Alone 2: Misplaced in New York, Indecent Proposal and Wayne’s World 2. In keeping with his official web site, he made greater than 2,000 appearances on TV, on exhibits together with The Tonight Present, The Gong Present, Hollywood Squares and Match Sport. He was additionally the topic of a 2016 documentary, Rip Rip Hooray!

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Ginger Baker

The English drummer died on October 6 at age 80 at a hospital in the UK. His daughter, Nettie, confirmed the information to CNN. “Dad handed away peacefully,” she stated in an announcement. “He was in no ache and had lately been capable of see and converse to his kids, shut household and particular associates.” Baker was greatest referred to as a member of the rock band Cream, in addition to the bands Blind Religion and Ginger Baker’s Air Power.

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Diahann Carroll

Carroll’s daughter, producer-journalist Suzanne Kay, confirmed to The Related Press that the actress died from most cancers on October four at age 84. The groundbreaking star, a New York native, was greatest recognized for her roles on the TV exhibits Dynasty and Julia, and within the movie Claudine. She was the primary black actress to win a Tony award in 1962, and she or he was additionally the primary black actress to guide a TV collection.


Kim Shattuck

The Muffs frontwoman and former Pixies bassist died at age 56 on October 2 after a two-year battle with ALS. “I’m the person I’m right now due to her,” her husband, Kevin Sutherland, wrote on Instagram. “She is going to dwell with all of us via her music, our shared recollections and in her fierce artistic spirit. I like you all the time my Kimmy. Thanks for sharing your life with me.”

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Louie Rankin

The Stomach actor and Grammy-winning reggae artist died in his mid-50s on September 30 after a automobile accident in Ontario, Canada. “There aren’t any phrases!!!!!! Sleep with the angels my King!” his spouse and government assistant, Jewlz Sykes, with whom he shared kids, wrote on Instagram.

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Jessye Norman

Norman, a world opera star, died on September 30 at age 74. She was surrounded by family members at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital in New York when she handed from septic shock and organ failure. A household spokesperson for the four-time Grammy winner confirmed the information to The Related Press. “We’re so happy with Jessye’s musical achievements and the inspiration that she offered to audiences around the globe that may proceed to be a supply of pleasure,” the assertion learn. “We’re equally happy with her humanitarian endeavors addressing issues equivalent to starvation, homelessness, youth growth, and humanities and tradition training.”

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Linda Porter

The Superstore actress died on the age of 86, her reps confirmed to Selection on September 27. “Linda wasn’t simply hilarious, she was extremely candy, energetic and enthusiastic – working together with her brightened everybody’s day,” the NBC present’s government producers Jonathan Inexperienced and Gabe Miller stated in an announcement. “We’re fortunate to have been a small a part of her lengthy profession. The Superstore household gained’t be the identical with out her.” Porter, who additionally appeared in Twin Peaks: The Return, American Horror Story and Gilmore Women, was additionally remembered by her costars together with Ben Feldman, who shared a photograph from the set with the actress and wrote on Twitter, “Right here’s hoping the angels don’t name minimize instantly as a result of your greatest stuff all the time got here on the finish. We’ll miss you Linda Porter.”

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Rob Garrison

The actor died on the age of 59 on September 27 after a monthlong hospitalization for kidney and liver failure. He most famously starred as Tommy, one of many Cobra Kai members, within the 1984 movie The Karate Child.

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Carl Ruiz

The superstar chef and restauranteur died at age 44 on September 21. “His capability to make me giggle and smile below any circumstances was solely outshined by his expertise as a chef,” fellow Meals Community star Man Fieri tweeted. Ruiz’s explanation for demise was not instantly revealed.

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Aron Eisenberg

The Star Trek: Deep Area 9 star died at age 50 on September 21. His spouse, Malíssa Longo, remembered him on Fb as “an clever, humble, humorous, emphatic soul” who lived “his life with integrity and fact.” The late actor was born with one kidney and had acquired two kidney transplants throughout his life.

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Sid Haig

The legendary horror actor, whose credit included Home of 1,000 Corpses and The Satan’s Rejects, died at age 80 on September 21. His spouse, Susan L. Oberg, wrote on Instagram two weeks earlier that he had been concerned in an unspecified accident, calling it a “nasty spill.”

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Suzanne Whang

The 56-year-old actress and TV character, who hosted Home Hunters and Home Hunters Worldwide for greater than a decade, died after a 13-year battle with breast most cancers on September 19. “Her audacious humorousness blessed many, shocked just a few, however allowed us to giggle within the face of adversity,” Jeff Vezain, her associate, wrote on Fb. “She was a tremendous daughter, sister, pal, mentor and advocate.”

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Cokie Roberts

The legendary journalist died at age 75 on September 17, on account of problems from breast most cancers. “We’ll miss Cokie past measure, each for her contributions and for her love and kindness,” her household stated in an announcement to ABC on the time.

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Ric Ocasek

The frontman for The Automobiles died on the age of 75 on September 15. In keeping with NBC four, police acquired a name at about four p.m. for an unconscious male at a Manhattan townhouse. Ocasek was pronounced useless on the scene. The New York Submit’s Web page Six reported that he was discovered by his estranged spouse, Paulina Porizkova. The mannequin introduced their cut up in Could 2018 after 28 years of marriage. Ocasek, who was married thrice, had six sons, two from every of his marriages.

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Eddie Cash

The singer, recognized for hits equivalent to “Take Me House Tonight” and “Two Tickets to Paradise,” died at age 70 on September 13. Cash and his spouse, Laurie, revealed in August that he had stage four esophageal most cancers. The Grammy nominee’s household issued an announcement on the day of his demise. “The Cash Household regrets to announce that Eddie handed away peacefully early this morning. It’s with heavy hearts that we are saying goodbye to our loving husband and father,” the assertion learn, per Selection. “We can’t think about our world with out him. We’re grateful that he’ll dwell on endlessly via his music.”

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Chris March

The Challenge Runway season four star died after struggling a coronary heart assault on September 5. He was 56. He was beforehand positioned in a medically induced coma after he fell and hit his head at his residence in June 2017. After a number of weeks he woke as much as be taught that he was paralyzed from the knees down in each legs, in addition to his proper arm.

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Kylie Rae Harris

The 30-year-old “Twenty Years From Now” singer died in New Mexico in a three-vehicle crash on September four.

“We’re heartbroken to verify that Kylie Rae Harris handed away in a automobile accident final evening,” Harris’ publicist stated in an announcement. “Everybody that knew Kylie knew how a lot she beloved her household and, past that, how a lot she beloved music. The very best tribute to her unmatched enthusiasm for each is to unfold as a lot love as you’ll be able to right now, and hearken to music that absolutely conjures up you.”

She is survived by her 6-year-old daughter.

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Peter Lindbergh

The legendary photographer died on September three at age 74. Duchess Meghan, Rihanna and Cindy Crawford had been among the many celebrities who penned heartfelt tributes in Lindbergh’s honor after the information of his demise was confirmed in a publish on his official Instagram web page.


Joana Sainz Garcia

The Spanish singer died at age 30 in September whereas acting on stage in a music competition in Las Berlanas, Spain. Sainz Garcia was struck and killed after a pyrotechnics explosion hit her within the abdomen whereas she was singing and dancing alongside the Tremendous Hollywood Orchestra group.

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Haley Smith

The American Idol alum died at age 26 in August following a bike incident, a spokesperson for the Millinocket Police Division confirmed to Us Weekly. Smith was pronounced useless on the scene at Medway Street in Millinocket, Maine.


Valerie Harper

The Mary Tyler Moore Present star died at age 80 on August 30. Her explanation for demise was not recognized when the information broke. Nonetheless, she suffered quite a few well being setbacks following a 2009 lung most cancers analysis and a 2013 leptomeningeal carcinomatosis analysis.

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Peter Fonda

The Straightforward Rider star died at his Los Angeles residence on August 16 at age 79. “The official explanation for demise was respiratory failure on account of lung most cancers,” his rep stated in an announcement to Us Weekly.

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Toni Morrison

The Nobel Prize winner died on August 5 on the age of 88. Morrison’s household confirmed her passing in an announcement to Princeton College.

“It’s with profound disappointment we share that, following a brief sickness, our adored mom and grandmother, Toni Morrison, handed away peacefully final evening surrounded by household and associates,” the assertion learn. ”She was a particularly devoted mom, grandmother, and aunt who reveled in being together with her household and associates. The consummate author who treasured the written phrase, whether or not her personal, her college students or others, she learn voraciously and was most at residence when writing. Though her passing represents an amazing loss, we’re grateful she had a protracted, well-lived life.”

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Saoirse Kennedy Hill

The 22-year-old granddaughter of the late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was pronounced useless at Cape Cod Hospital in Massachusetts on August 1 after struggling an obvious overdose at her household’s compound. “Our hearts are shattered by the lack of our beloved Saoirse,” the Kennedy household stated in an announcement to The New York Occasions. “Her life was full of hope, promise and love.”

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Hal Prince

The Broadway producer died at age 91 in Reykjavik, Iceland, on July 31 after battling what his publicist described to the Related Press as “a short sickness.” Prince labored on exhibits together with The Phantom of the Opera, Cabaret and Sweeney Todd. He gained a whopping 21 Tony Awards all through his profession.

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Russi Taylor

The actress greatest recognized for voicing Minnie Mouse died in Glendale, California, on July 26, on the age of 75. “Minnie Mouse misplaced her voice with the passing of Russi Taylor,” Walt Disney Firm chairman and chief government officer Bob Eiger stated in an announcement. “For greater than 30 years, Minnie and Russi labored collectively to entertain thousands and thousands around the globe — a partnership that made Minnie a world icon and Russi a Disney Legend beloved by followers all over the place.”

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Gabe Khouth

The As soon as Upon a Time actor died on July 23 at age 46 after he appeared to undergo a cardiac arrest whereas driving a bike in Canada.

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Rutger Hauer

The Blade Runner actor died at age 75 on July 19 at his residence within the Netherlands after a brief sickness, his agent Steve Kenis confirmed on the time. Hauer is survived by his spouse of 50 years, Ineke ten Cate, and his daughter, Aysha Hauer, from a earlier marriage.

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John Paul Stevens

The retired United States Supreme Courtroom justice died at age 99, ABC Information reported on July 16. He served on the courtroom from 1975 to 2010.


Karl Shiels

The Peaky Blinders and Batman Begins star died all of a sudden at age 47 on July 14. His agent stated in an announcement that she was “deeply shocked and saddened” concerning the information.

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Charles Levin

The Seinfeld alum was discovered useless at age 70 in Oregon on July 13. The actor, who additionally had roles on Evening Courtroom and NYPD Blue, had been reported lacking by his son per week prior.

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Pernell “Candy Pea” Whitaker

The boxing legend died at age 55 on July 14 after a automobile struck and killed him in Virginia Seashore. He succumbed to his accidents on the scene of the accident. Whitaker gained championship belts in 4 weight lessons throughout his 17-year skilled profession, along with successful an Olympic gold medal.

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Emily Hartridge

The YouTube character died at age 35 on July 12 after her electrical scooter was concerned in an accident with a truck in London.

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Stephanie Niznik

The Everwood alum reportedly died in Encino, California, on June 23 at age 52. Her explanation for demise was unknown when the information broke on July 12.

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Denise Nickerson

The actress greatest recognized for taking part in Violet Beauregarde in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Manufacturing unit died at age 52 on July 10. She had been unwell since struggling a large stroke in June 2018.

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Rip Torn

The celebrated actor died at age 88 in his Lakeville, Connecticut, residence, on July 9 together with his spouse, Amy Wright, and daughters Angelica Web page and Katie Torn beside him. The Oscar-nominated star gained his first Primetime Emmy Award in 1996 for his position as Artie on The Larry Sanders Present. He additionally appeared in numerous movies, equivalent to Dodgeball and Males in Black, and tv exhibits, together with 30 Rock and Will & Grace, throughout his decades-long profession.

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H. Ross Perot

The billionaire enterprise magnate died at age 89 on July 9 at his residence in Dallas, surrounded by relations. He ran for president twice throughout his life, in 1992 and once more in 1996. Each campaigns had been thought of to be the strongest in U.S. historical past by an impartial or third occasion candidate.

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Cameron Boyce

The Jessie alum died on July 6 at age 20. “It’s with a profoundly heavy coronary heart that we report that this morning we misplaced Cameron. He handed away in his sleep on account of a seizure which was a results of an ongoing medical situation for which he was being handled,” a spokesperson for Boyce’s household stated in an announcement on the time. “The world is now undoubtedly with out one among its brightest lights, however his spirit will dwell on via the kindness and compassion of all who knew and beloved him. We’re completely heartbroken and ask for privateness throughout this immensely troublesome time as we grieve the lack of our treasured son and brother.”

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Lee Iacocca

The auto government died at age 94 on July 2. He was greatest recognized for placing the Mustang in Ford’s lineup within the 1960s and reviving Chrysler 20 years later. He famously starred in a number of TV adverts together with his signature tagline: “If yow will discover a greater automobile, purchase it!”

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Beth Chapman

The Canine the Bounty Hunter star misplaced her two-year-long battle with throat and lung most cancers on June 26. She was 51. Beth’s husband, Canine “The Bounty Hunter” Chapman, confirmed the information by way of Twitter. “It’s 5:32 in Hawaii, that is the time she would get up to go hike Koko Head mountain,” he wrote. “Solely right now, she hiked the stairway to heaven. All of us love you, Beth. See you on the opposite facet.”

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Philippe Zdar

The French DJ, Cassius member and music producer died on June 19 at age 52 after unintentionally falling via a window of a Paris constructing. Calvin Harris and David Guetta had been among the many musicians who took to social media to pay their respects.

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Bernie McGee

The Searching for Sister Spouse star died on the age of 41 after struggling a coronary heart assault and warmth stroke whereas driving his bicycle on June 15, 2019. “Our hearts exit to the McGee household following the lack of husband and father Bernie McGee,” TLC stated in an announcement. McGee and spouse Paige Mcgee, whose polyamorous relationship was documented on the present, shared 4 kids.


Gloria Vanderbilt

The style designer, actress and writer died at age 95 on June 17, her son Anderson Cooper confirmed. The CNN correspondent shared the information in an emotional on-air eulogy on the time and revealed his mom died from abdomen most cancers. “Gloria Vanderbilt was a unprecedented girl, who beloved life, and lived it on her personal phrases. She was a painter, a author and designer but in addition a exceptional mom, spouse, and pal,” Cooper stated. “She was 95 years outdated, however ask anybody near her, they usually’d inform you: She was the youngest individual they knew — the good and most trendy.”

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Mary Duggar

The grandmother from Counting On died on June 9 on the age of 73. “She is enormously beloved and shall be missed so very a lot!” the Duggar household stated in an announcement on Fb. “She lived an amazing life as a follower of Christ, a spouse, a loyal mom, a loving mother-in-law, and a much-loved grandmother. Proverbs 31:10-31 describes the virtuous girl, certainly she personified these lovely verses together with her life. We deeply admire your prayers for our household and all who beloved Mary throughout this time.”

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Dennis Day

The unique member of The Mickey Mouse Membership was discovered useless at age 76 in early April in his Phoenix, Oregon, residence. He had been reported lacking in July 2018 by his husband, Ernie Caswell.

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Dr. John

The famed New Orleans singer and piano participant (born Mac Rebennack) died at age 77 on June 6. His household stated in an announcement to the Related Press that he suffered a coronary heart assault.

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Carmine Caridi

The Godfather star died at age 85 on Could 29. His rep instructed TMZ that the actor had been hospitalized since April 25 after struggling a fall. He acquired therapy for again accidents however later developed pneumonia. In keeping with Caridi’s supervisor, he “handed peacefully, surrounded by family and friends.”

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Bart Starr

The legendary Inexperienced Bay Packers quarterback died at age 85 in Birmingham, Alabama, on Could 26. The 2-time Tremendous Bowl champion had been unwell since struggling two strokes and a coronary heart assault in 2014. “A champion on and off the sphere, Bart epitomized class and was beloved by generations of Packers followers,” group president Mark Murphy stated in an announcement.

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Daniel Wright

The Greatest Loser contestant from seasons 7 and eight died on the age of 30 on Could 26, almost two years after being recognized with leukemia.

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Niki Lauda

The Components One legend died on Could 20 on the age of 70. He gained world titles in 1975, 1977 and 1984. A crash in the course of the German Grand Prix in 1976 left Lauda with critical burns, however he returned to racing weeks later. He retired in 1985 earlier than turning into an aviation entrepreneur.

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Tim Conway

The Carol Burnett Present alum died in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Could 14, “following a protracted sickness,” his rep confirmed to Us Weekly. He was 85.

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Jenna Hawkins Welch

Laura Bush’s mother died at age 99 on Could 10. The previous first woman shared the information in an Instagram publish on the time. “This Mom’s Day, I’m remembering my mom, who handed away on the age of 99 on Friday morning. Jenna Hawkins Welch was a real daughter of West Texas who beloved her household, books, and nature,” she wrote. “My recollections of studying together with her and stargazing below the Midland sky are reminders of the passions that she nurtured in me. Our household is grateful for her lengthy and fantastic life. We miss her dearly.”

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Doris Day

The legendary actress and singer died at age 97 on Could 13 after “contracting a critical case of pneumonia,” based on an announcement launched by her animal basis. She was greatest recognized for her roles in Pillow Speak (1959) and That Contact of Mink (1962), along with singing “No matter Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)” in Alfred Hitchcock’s 1956 film The Man Who Knew Too A lot.

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Elsa Patton

Elsa Patton, who appeared on The Actual Housewives of Miami alongside her daughter Marysol Patton, died on the age of 84 based on an announcement launched by her household on Could 12. “Our beloved Elsa Patton (AKA Mama Elsa) handed away over Mom’s Day weekend after a protracted sickness,” the assertion learn. “She was surrounded by her household and shut associates. Elsa was predeceased by her husband of 50 years Donald Patton who handed away final February of 2018. She is survived by her two kids, Marysol Patton and Thomas Anthony Jones, her daughter in regulation Svetlana, and her grandson Hunter.”

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Peggy Lipton

The Twin Peaks alum died from most cancers at age 72 on Could 11, based on her daughters, Rashida and Kidada Jones. “We’re heartbroken that our beloved mom handed away from most cancers right now. She made her journey peacefully together with her daughters and nieces by her facet,” they stated in an announcement to USA At the moment on the time. “We really feel so fortunate for each second we spent together with her.”

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Pua Magasiva

The Energy Rangers actor died at age 38 on Could 11. “We’re all completely devastated on the tragic information concerning Pua Magasiva,” his manufacturing firm wrote on Instagram on the time. “Pua was a a lot beloved member of the South Pacific Photos’ household for a few years and our hearts and ideas exit to Pua’s household presently.”

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Cesar Barron a.ok.a Silver King

The previous WCW wrestler died of a coronary heart assault at age 51 on Could 11. He collapsed within the ring throughout a wrestling match in London and was pronounced useless after being taken to an area hospital.

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Troy Shafer

The Nashville Flipped alum died unexpectedly in late April. “The DIY Community household is sorry to listen to concerning the passing of Troy Dean Shafer, a devoted, pushed entrepreneur and restoration skilled who was admired by everybody who labored on the collection Nashville Flipped,” his former community stated in an announcement to Us Weekly, days after his passing. “We proceed to increase our deepest condolences to Troy’s household and associates throughout this troublesome time.”

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Max Azria

The style designer died on Could 6 on the age of 70, based on an announcement to WWD by his firm BCBGMAXAZRIA. “We’re deeply saddened to be taught of the passing of Max Azria,” the assertion learn. “Max was a real visionary, who outlined the Modern Style class. BCBG stands for Bon Stylish, Bon Style or ‘good fashion, good perspective,’ which displays the legacy of the person himself, one we’re dedicated to preserving in his honor. Our deepest condolences to the Azria household.”

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Peter Mayhew

The person who portrayed the legendary Star Wars character of Chewbacca in each the unique and new trilogy, handed away on April 30, 2019, on the age of 74. His household launched an announcement by way of Twitter on Could 2: “The household of Peter Mayhew, with deep love and disappointment, regrets to share the information that Peter has handed away,” the assertion learn. “He left us the night of April 30, 2019 together with his household by his facet in his North Texas residence. Mayhew is survived by his spouse, Angie Mayhew, and their three kids.

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John Singleton

The Boyz n the Hood director died at 51 on April 29, 2019, after struggling a stroke almost two weeks prior that reportedly left him in a coma, based on CNN. “We’re unhappy to relay that John Singleton has died,” his household stated in an announcement to Us Weekly. “John handed away peacefully, surrounded by his household and associates. We need to thank the wonderful medical doctors at Cedars-Sinai Hospital for his or her skilled care and kindness and we once more need thank all of John’s followers, associates and colleagues for the entire love and help they confirmed him throughout this troublesome time.”

Earlier within the day, the household introduced that they’d made the choice to take the screenwriter off life help: “It’s with heavy hearts we announce that our beloved son, father and pal, John Daniel Singleton shall be taken off life help right now,” the spokesperson instructed Us. “This was an agonizing determination, one which our household made, over plenty of days, with the cautious counsel of John’s medical doctors.”

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Larry ‘Flash’ Jenkins

The Ferris Bueller’s Day Off star died on the age of 63 on April 25 after struggling a coronary heart assault. He additionally had roles in Fletch and EDtv. He’s survived by his son, Jeffrey.

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Stefanie Sherk

The actress’ husband, Demián Bichir, introduced her demise in an emotional Instagram tribute on April 24. “Expensive associates, On behalf of the Sherk and the Bichir Nájera households, it’s with inconceivable ache that I announce that on April 20, 2019, our dearest Stefanie Sherk, my beloved and loving spouse, handed away peacefully,” he wrote. “It has been the saddest and hardest time of our lives and we don’t know the way a lot time it should take for us to beat this ache. Stefanie’s lovely, angelical and proficient presence shall be immensely missed. We’ll maintain Stefanie in our hearts endlessly. We thank everyone beforehand for his or her prayers and we respectfully ask to your understanding so we might grieve in peace and privateness in these extremely troublesome instances. It’s our sincerest hope that our lovely Stefanie, my angel and love of my life, will relaxation in everlasting peace.”

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Ken Kercheval

The Dallas star, who performed Cliff Barnes for 14 seasons on the cleaning soap opera and later reprised his position within the revival, died on April 21 at age 83, The Every day Clintonian reported. Particulars surrounding his demise, together with its trigger, had been unknown when the information broke.

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Lorraine Warren

Paranormal investigator Lorraine Warren, whose paranormal investigations with late husband Ed Warren served because the inspiration for the Conjuring and Amityville Horror movie collection, died on the age of 92 on April 18. Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson, who portrayed the couple within the Conjuring collection, each paid tribute to the late medium on social media. Wrote Farmiga: “I used to be so blessed to have recognized her and am honored to painting her.”

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Mya-Lecia Naylor

The British little one actress, who starred in Cloud Atlas, Millie Inbetween and Virtually By no means, died at age 16 on April 7 after collapsing. Her explanation for demise was unknown when information of her demise broke on April 17.

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Georgia Engel

The five-time Emmy nominee greatest recognized for her roles on The Mary Tyler Moore Present and All people Loves Raymond died on April 12 on the age of 70. Her explanation for demise was undetermined as a result of Engel, who was a Christian Scientist, didn’t seek the advice of medical doctors, her pal and executor John Quilty instructed The New York Occasions. “Georgia was one among a sort and the very best,” her Mary Tyler Moore Present costar Betty White stated in an announcement.

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Soni Methu

The previous host of CNN’s Inside Africa died on April 11 at age 34, after she collapsed all of a sudden in Kenya. The journalist’s explanation for demise was unknown.

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Ian Cognito

The British comic died onstage throughout a standup efficiency on April 11. BBC Information reported that he went silent for 5 minutes whereas viewers members believed the incident to be a part of his act. Paramedics had been known as, and the 60-year-old was pronounced useless on the scene.


Tania Mallet

The British mannequin, actress and cousin of Helen Mirren died at age 77. The official James Bond Twitter account introduced the information on March 31, writing, “We’re very sorry to listen to that Tania Mallet who performed Tilly Masterson in Goldfinger has handed away. Our ideas are together with her household and associates at this unhappy time.”

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Nipsey Hussle

The rapper was shot and killed outdoors of his L.A. retailer on March 31. The Grammy-nominated star, whose actual title is Ermias Davidson Asghedom, was 33. He’s survived by his two kids and girlfriend Lauren London.

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Agnés Varda

The French film director’s household confirmed her passing in an announcement that learn, “The filmmaker and artist Agnés Varda died from a most cancers at her residence within the evening of March 29, 2019, surrounded by her household and associates.” She was 90 years outdated. Ava DuVernay, the director of Selma, honored the Academy Honorary Award recipient on social media shortly after her passing. “Final 12 months at Cannes, Agnès Varda invited me to breakfast. She spoke of how she was within the final 12 months of her life. About selections. And alter,” DuVernay captioned a selfie on Twitter. “I instructed her what she meant to me. She held my hand as I did. Merci, Agnes. On your movies. On your ardour. On your mild. It shines on.”


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