In June 2016, 27-year-old Anton Yelchin died at his home in Los Angeles after being struck by his own car. He was standing behind his SUV when it suddenly rolled backward down the steep driveway and pinned him to his brick mailbox and security gate.
Who else famous died in 2016?
But has the grim reaper really claimed the souls of more notable people than usual in 2016? David Bowie, Prince, George Michael, Harper Lee, Alan Rickman, Nancy Reagan, Muhammad Ali, Sir George Martin, Victoria Wood, Leonard Cohen … For their admirers, 2016 has been a sad year.
Who died January 2016?
- Natasha Aguilar, 45, Costa Rican swimmer, silver and bronze medalist at the 1987 Pan American Games, complications from a stroke.
- George Alexandru, 58, Romanian theater and film actor, complications from an abdominal infection.
- Fazu Aliyeva, 83, Russian Avar poet and journalist, heart failure.
Who died in April 2016?
- Karl-Robert Ameln, 96, Swedish sailor (1948 and 1952 Olympics).
- Aleksander Arkuszyński, 98, Polish brigadier general, WWII veteran.
- Pratyusha Banerjee, 24, Indian actress, suicide by hanging.
- Alan Carter, 86, British civil servant, Director of Immigration of Hong Kong (1983–1989).
Who died in July 2016?
- Yves Bonnefoy, 93, French poet.
- Tom Boulton, 90, English anaesthetist.
- Ramchandra Chintaman Dhere, 85, Indian writer.
- Mollie Evans, 94, British antique dealer.
- Robin Hardy, 86, British film director (The Wicker Man).
- Sir Malcolm Macnaughton, 91, Scottish obstetrician and gynaecologist.
What actor died too soon?
Celebs who died too soon
- At just 20 years old, Cameron Boyce was a budding young Disney Channel star with big projects on the horizon, but he passed away suddenly in his sleep on July 6, 2019.
- Mac Miller.
- Tom Petty.
- Michael Jackson.
- Whitney Houston.
- Bobbi Kristina.
What celebrities have died lately?
Celebrity deaths 2021: All the actors, singers and more we lost
- Peter Scolari. Sept. 12, 1955-Oct.
- Willie Garson. Feb. 20, 1964-Sept.
- Norm Macdonald. Oct.
- Michael K. Williams.
- Sarah Harding. 1981-2021.
- Gregg Leakes. Aug 18, 1955-Sept.
- Charlie Watts. June 2, 1941-Aug.
- Jackie Mason. June 9, 1928-July 24, 2021.
Who died 2016 UK?
- Pierre Boulez, died aged 90 on 5 January.
- Ed ‘Stewpot’ Stewart, died aged 74 on 9 January.
- David Bowie, died aged 69 on 10 January.
- Alan Rickman, died aged 69 on 14 January.
- Glenn Frey, died aged 67 on 18 January.
- Terry Wogan, died aged 77 on 31 January.
- Maurice White, died aged 74 on 8 February.
Who died December 31 2015?
2015: Beth Howland, U.S. actress known best for playing the accident-prone Vera on the sitcom “Alice,” dies at 74. 2015: Natalie Cole, U.S. singer and the daughter of Nat King Cole whose hit songs included “This Will Be,” dies at 65. 2014: Edward Herrmann, U.S. actor known best for his roles as Franklin D.
Who died April 17th 2016?
Doris Roberts, 90, who played the tart-tongued, endlessly meddling mother on “Everybody Loves Raymond,” died on April 17.
How many people died in 2016?
In 2016, a total of 2,744,248 resident deaths were registered in the United States—31,618 more deaths than in 2015. From 2015 to 2016, the age-adjusted death rate for the total population decreased 0.6%, but life expectancy at birth decreased 0.1 year.