Lost Celebs of 2016

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JANUARY

4th – Robert Stigwood, Entertainment Manager – age 81

6th – Pat Harrington Jr., Actor – age 86

7th – Troy Shondell, Singer – age 76

7th – Kitty Kallen, Singer – age 94

9th – Angus Scrimm, Acto – age 89

10th – David Bowie, Musician – age 69

11th – David Margulies, Actor – age 78

14th – Alan Rickman, Actor – age 69

14th – René Angélil, Singer / Manager –  age 73

15th – Dan Haggerty, Actor – age 74

15th – Noreen Corcoran, Actress – age 72

18th – Glen Frey, Singer / Songwriter – age 67

26th – Abe Vigoda, Actor – age 94

28th – Paul Kantner, Singer / Songwriter – age 74

28th – Mike Minor, Actor – age 75

FEBRUARY

2nd – Bob Elliot, Comedian – age 92

3rd – Maurice White, Musician / songwriter – age 74

3rd – Joe Alaskey, Voice Actor – age 63

4th – Joe Dowell, Pop Singer – age 76

13th – Antonin Scalia, Supreme Court Justice  – age 79

15th – George Gaynes, Actor – age 98

15th – Vanity, Actress/Singer – age 57

19th – Harper Lee, Novelist – age 89

22nd – Yolande Fox, Singer – age 87

22nd – Sonny James, Country Music Singer/Songwriter – age 87

24th – Lennie Baker, Musician – age 69

25th – Tony Burton, Actor – age 78

28th – George Kennedy, Actor – age 91

29th – Gil Hill, Police Commander/Actor – age 84

MARCH

4th – Joey Martin Feek, Country music singer/songwriter– age 40

6th – Nancy Reagan, First Lady of the U.S.(1981-1989) Husband, 40th President Ronald Reagan – age 94

8th – Sir George Martin, Producer for the “Beatles” albums – age 90

9th – Robert Horton, Actor– age 91

10th – Keith Emerson, Musician / keyboardist – age 71

13th – Adrienne Corri, Actress – age 85

16th – Frank Sinatra Jr., Singer– age 72

17th – Larry Drake, Actor – age 66

18th – Joe Santos, Actor – age 84

21st – Peter Brown, Actor – age 80

22nd – Rob Ford, Politician, mayor of Toronto – age 46

22nd – Richard Bradford, Actor – age 81

22nd – Phife Dawg, Singer – age 45

23rd – Joe Garagiola, Baseball Player – age 90

23rd – Ken Howard, Actor – age 71

24th – Earl Hamner, Jr., Writer/Producer – age 92

24th – Garry Shandling, Comedian – age 66

27th – Mother Angelica, Franciscan Nun – age 92

28th – James Noble, Actor – age 94

APRIL

6th – Merle Haggard, singer/songwriter – age 79

12th – Anne Jackson, Actress – age 90

17th – Doris Roberts, Actress – age 90

20th – Victoria Wood, English Comedian/Actress – age 62

20th – Chyna, WWE wrestler – age 46

21st – Prince, Musician – age 57

21st – Lonnie (Mack) McIntosh, Guitarist – age 74

23rd – Madeleine Sherwood, Actress – age 94

24th – Billy Paul, Singer – age 81

MAY

8th – William Schallert, Actor – age 93

12th – Julius La Rosa, Singer – age 86

19th – Morley Safer, Journalist for CBS News for 52 years – age 84

19th – Alan Young, Actor  – age 96

24th – Burt Kwouk, Actor – age 85

27th – Mike Barnett, Singer – age 89

29th – Patty Duke, Singer – age 69

JUNE

3rd – Muhammad Ali, Professional Boxer – age 74

10th – Gordie Howe, Hockey player for Detroit Red Wings – age 88

13th – Michu Meszaros, Actor / Circus Performer – age 76

14th – Ann Guilbert, Actress – age 87

14th – Ronnie Claire Edwards, Actress – age 83

16th – Jo Cox, British Labour Party Member of Parliament – age 41

17th – Ron Lester, Actor – age 45

19th – Anton Yelchin, Actor – age 27

27th – Mack Rice, Songwriter – age 82

28th – Scotty Moore, Guitarist – age 84

28th – Buddy Ryan, NFL Football Coach – age 85

28th – Pat Summitt, NCAA Basketball Coach– age 64

JULY

2nd – Michael Cimino, Writer/Director – age 77

2nd – Elie Wiesel, Jewish Writer/political activist – age 87

2nd – Teddy Rooney, Actor/Musician – age 66

3rd – Noel Neill, Actress  – age 95

6th – Danny Smythe, Musician – age 67

16th – Bonnie Brown, Musician  – age 77

19th – Garry Marshall, Writer/Producer/Actor – age 81

27th – Jerry Doyle, Actor– age 60

30th – Gloria DeHaven, Actress/Singer – age 91

AUGUST

2nd – David Huddleston, Actor – age 85

3rd – Ricci Martin, Entertainer – age 62

6th – Pete Fountain, Jazz Musician – age 86

11th – Glenn Yarbrough, Singer – age 86

13th – Michel Richard, Chef/Restaurateur – age 68

13th – Kenny Baker, Actor – age 81

14th – Fyvush Finkel, Actor – age 93

19th –Jack Riley, Actor – age 80

23rd – Steven Hill, Actor – age 94

25th – Jeanne Martin, Model – age 89

25th – Marvin Kaplan, Actor – age 89

29th – Gene Wilder, Actor – age 83

SEPTEMBER

1st – Jon Polito, Actor – age 65

6th – Hugh O’Brian, Actor – age 91

9th – James Stacy, Actor– age 79

17th – Charmian Carr, Actress – age 73

24th – Bill Nunn, Actor –  age 63

25th – Jean Shepard, Singer/Songwriter – 82

25th – José Fernández, Baseball player for Miami Marlins – age 24

25th – Arnold Palmer, Golfer – age 87

28th – Shimon Peres, Statesman – age 93

OCTOBER

21st – Kevin Meaney, Comedian –  age 60

23rd – Pete Burns, Singer/Songwriter – age 57

24th – Bobby Vee, Singer – age 73

30th – Tammy Grimes, Stage Actress – age 82

NOVEMBER

3rd – Kay Starr, Singer – age 94

7th – Janet Reno, Attorney General of the United States 1993-2001 – age 78

7th – Leonard Cohen, Poet / Songwriter – age 82

11th – Robert Vaughn, Actor – age 83

13th – Leon Russell, Musician / Songwriter – age 74

14th – Gwen Ifill, Journalist  for “Washington Week” and “PBS NewsHour” on PBS – age 61

15th – Holly Dunn, Singer / Songwriter – age 59

18th – Sharon Jones, American soul and funk singer – age 60

24th – Florence Henderson, Actress / Singer – Carol Brady on “The Brady Bunch” (1969 to 1974) – age 82

25th – Fidel Castro, Dictator – Prime Minister then President of Cuba from 1959-2008 – age 90

25th – Ron Glass, Actor – age 71

26th – Fritz Weaver, Actor – age 90

28th – Van Williams, Actor – age 82

28th – Jim Delligatti, McDonald’s franchisee/created The Big Mac – age 98

30th – Keo Woolford, Actor – age 49

30th – Grant Tinker, Television executive/Chairman and CEO of NBC (1981-’86) – age 90

DECEMBER

3rd – Don Calfa, Actor – age 76

3rd – Billy Chapin, Actor – age 72

7th – Greg Lake, Musician  – age 69

8th – Joseph Mascolo, Actor– age 87

8th – John Glenn, WWII & Korean War Fighter Pilot. Marine Colonel. NASA Astronaut. Senator from Ohio (1974-99) – age 95

12th – Jim Lowe, Singer – age 93

13th – Alan Thicke, Actor – age 69

14th – Bernard Fox, Actor – age 89

15th – Craig Sager, Sports Reporter – age 65

18th – Zsa Zsa Gabor, Hungarian Actress and Socialite – age 99

18th – Gordie Tapp, Entertainer –  age 94

20th – Michèle Morgan, French Actress –  age 96

24th – Rick Parfitt, Musician/Songwriter –  age 68

24th – Caroline Aherne, Comedienne/Actress – lead role and co-producer of “The Royle Family” – age 52

25th – George Michael, Singer/Songwriter – age 53

26th – Rickey Lopez, Actor – age 54

27th – Carrie Fisher, Actress – age 60

27th – Richard Adams, Author – age 96

28th – Debbie Reynolds, Actress & Singer – age 84

 

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