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The legendary musician died of cancer January 10.
The actor known for his role as Professor Snape in the Harry Potter franchise passed away January 14 of cancer.
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The Mob Wives star died February 18 after battling stage IV lung and brain cancer.
The To Kill a Mockingbird author died in her sleep on February 19.
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The comedian died March 24 due to a blood clot.
The Valley of the Dolls actress died March 29 of sepsis caused by a ruptured intestine.
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The visionary architect died March 31 of a heart attack.
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The actress died at 90 years old on April 17.
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The professional wrestler died April 20 after consuming a mix of alcohol and prescription drugs.
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The singer died April 21 of an opioid overdose.
The boxer died June 3 of septic shock due to unspecified natural causes.
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The singer and The Voice contestant was shot dead June 10 outside one of her concerts.
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The Star Trek actor died June 19 after being pinned to his gate by his jeep.
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The filmmaker died July 19 due to complications of pneumonia following a stroke.
The TV psychic died July 26 after battling cancer.
The actor known for his role as Willy Wonka August 29 due to complications from Alzheimer's disease.
The legendary trans performer died September 8 after suffering from pneumonia.
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The trans actress died on September 11 due to an AIDS related cardiac arrest.
The Brady Bunch mom died of heart failure on November 24.
The Growing Pains dad died from a heart attack on December 13.
The Hungarian-American actress and socialite died December 18 of heart failure.
The pop singer died on Christmas day, the cause of death still unknown.
The Star Wars actress died December 27 after being hospitalized for a heart attack.
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The beloved actress died of a stroke on December 28, one day after her daughter.