Celebrity deaths 2023: Actors, singers and stars we lost this year

Below, Page Six commemorates the performers, vocalists, and other celebrities who passed away in 2023.


Rapper Magoo died in August. He was 50 years old.

Magoo, the rapper who rose to fame as a longtime collaborator with Timbaland in their 1997 album “Welcome to Our World,” passed away on Sunday, August 14th, at the age of 50.

Magoo’s cause of death, who was originally named Melvin Barcliff, was not immediately disclosed.

R&B artist and music producer Digital Black shared the announcement in a post on Instagram.

“I can’t believe this RIH Magoo incredibly large brother wasn’t prepared for this at all #superfriends,” he wrote.

Bryan Randall

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Sandra Bullock’s longtime partner, Bryan Randall, died at the age of 57.
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Bryan Randall, Sandra Bullock’s partner for many years, passed away at the age of 57 after a undisclosed struggle with ALS.

His family conveyed in a declaration with Page Six that on Aug. 5, Bryan Randall peacefully departed after a three-year struggle with ALS, it is with immense sorrow that we disclose.

Bryan chose to embark on his journey early, demonstrating his concern for those of us who cared for him and his commitment to keeping his private ALS battle confidential.

The actress from “Blind Side” began a romantic relationship with the photographer in 2015, but they never officially got married.

Mark Margolis

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Mark Margolis died in New York City after battling a short illness.
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He was 83 years old when Mark Saul Margolis, known for his role in “Better Call Saul,” passed away on August 3rd following a brief illness at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.

In the TV series “Breaking Bad,” the performer gained recognition for his disturbing portrayal of Hector “Tio” Salamanca, which resulted in an Emmy nomination in 2012. Subsequently, he returned to play the same character in the spin-off show “Better Call Saul.”

Margolis was also recognized for appearing in numerous renowned movies such as “Scarface,” “Requiem for a Dream,” and “Ace Ventura: Pet Detective.”.

Angus Cloud

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“Euphoria” star Angus Cloud has died.
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His family expressed, “Angus held a unique place in all of our lives, serving as a cherished son, a supportive brother, a loyal friend, and a talented artist. Today, we had to bid farewell to an extraordinary individual, bearing the burden of an immense sadness.”

We are still grappling with this heartbreaking defeat as we kindly request for some privacy during this period. His sense of humor, which brought love and laughter to everyone, will always be remembered by the world. His hope for the world, along with the love of his family, remains with us.

They also noted that the actor had died just weeks after his father passed away and he “intensely struggled with this loss.”.

Although the exact cause of death was not immediately disclosed, his mother had dialed 911 regarding a “potential overdose.”

Paul Reubens

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Pee-wee Herman actor Paul Reubens has died at 70.

Paul Reubens, renowned for his portrayal of Pee-wee Herman, passed away on July 30 at the age of 70 after a courageous and discreet fight against cancer that lasted six years.

“I have always felt a tremendous amount of respect and love from my supporters, fans, and friends. In a posthumous statement on Instagram the day after, the actor who passed away wrote, ‘I kindly request that you accept my apology for not publicly addressing what I have been going through.'”

“I have adored all of you tremendously and relished creating artwork for you,” he concluded.

Randy Meisner

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Randy Meisner died at the age of 77.

Randy Meisner, the co-founder and bassist of the Eagles, had passed away on July 26th due to complications from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. This news broke out that he was 77 years old.

Peruse the declaration, “Randy was a crucial component of the Eagles and pivotal in the initial triumph of the group. His vocal span was astounding, as can be observed on his distinctive slow song, ‘Take It to the Limit.'”

In 1971, he established the successful group with Don Henley, Glenn Frey, and Bernie Leadon.

Sinéad O’Connor

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Sinéad O’Connor has died at the age of 56.

News was announced on July 26th that Sinéad O’Connor died at the age of 56.

The renowned vocalist, recognized for her chart-topping track “Nothing Compares 2 U,” is survived by three offspring.

Her passing occurred 18 months following the tragic suicide of her son Shane in January 2022.

Tony Bennett

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He passed away just two shy weeks before his 97th birthday. Tony Bennett, the legendary vocalist, died in his hometown of New York City on July 21st.

Tony left us today, but he was still singing at his piano and his last song, ‘Because of You,’ was a hit and posted on his Instagram page, reaching number one.

Surviving Bennett — who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2016 — is spouse Susan Benedetto and four children.

CoCo Lee

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CoCo Lee died by suicide at age 48.
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At the age of 48, CoCo Lee, renowned for her performances in “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” and 1998’s “Mulan,” tragically took her own life on July 5.

In a collective declaration, her siblings Nancy and Carol Lee penned, “CoCo had been grappling with melancholy for a few years but her state worsened significantly over the past few months.”

Her took the better of her inside demon that sadly, depression fight to best her did and help professional sought CoCo, although.

Alan Arkin

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Alan Arkin has passed away at age 89.

News broke on June 30 that Alan Arkin, a comic actor who delighted fans both onstage and onscreen, died at age 89.

Our father was a uniquely talented force of nature, described as both a “man’s man” and an artist, who was deeply missed and adored by his great grandfather, grandsons, and loving husband. He was also a three-time Oscar winner.

Comedian Jason Alexander informed fans about Arkin’s death earlier on the same day through a tweet praising his “fantastic, unique” talent.

Larry Meyers Jr.

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“My 600-Lb. Life” star Larry Myers Jr. is dead.
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Larry Myers Jr., The star of the television show “My 600-Lb. Life,” passed away three days after commemorating his 49th birthday.

Died of a cardiac arrest on June 13, as confirmed by his family members. The TLC sensation, who gained online popularity for his rendition of the famous “Mr. Buttermilk Biscuits” tune at a chicken eatery,

Larry has fought the good fight in Darell Todd cousin Myers’ battle on Facebook, and he has faced and overcome some of his biggest challenges ever.

“Sleep soundly Junior, you will be remembered,” he stated. “Thank you and may blessings be upon all. Please remember our family in your prayers.”

Treat Williams

“Hair” star Treat Williams is dead.
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Treat Williams passed away unexpectedly after a motorcycle crash on June 12. He was 71 years old.

He was killed this afternoon. He was making a right or left turn, cutting off a car. Barry rep, McPherson, told people, “I’m just devastated, Williams.” He was the nicest guy. He was so talented.

The heart of Hollywood has been the epicenter of the entertainment industry since the late 1970s. It is commonly referred to as “an actor’s actor,” which perfectly describes McPherson, the star of the hit musical “Hair.”

Williams is survived by his spouse, performer Pam Van Sant, and their two offspring, Gille and Ellie.

Anna Shay

“Bling Empire” star Anna Shay is dead.
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“Bling Empire” celebrity Anna Shay passed away unexpectedly from a stroke on June 5. She was 62 years old.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Shay Anna, our beloved grandmother and loving mother, at the early age of 62 due to a stroke. She was the brightest ray of sunshine and a charismatic star in our lives.

Anna, her message will never be forgotten but the impact she had on our lives will always be missed. She taught us many life lessons on how to not take life too seriously and to enjoy the finer things.

The reality celebrity served as the matriarch of the well-liked Netflix show, which made its debut in 2021.

Jacky Oh

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Former “Wild ‘N Out” girl Jacky Oh died at age 33.
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Jacky Oh, the partner of “Wild ‘N Out” star D.C. Young Fly, sadly departed at the age of 33 on May 31.

The mother of three — whose actual name is Jacklyn Smith — allegedly passed away in Miami.

According to a now-deleted Instagram post, Oh allegedly visited Florida to receive a “mommy makeover” from a well-known surgeon, although the reason behind her visit was not disclosed at the time.

John Beasley

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Veteran actor John Beasley died in May at age 79.

79 was he. The worse for the “unexpected turn” his health took after May end at away passed Beasley John star “Everwood”.

“Dude…You know this is a component of life…But that doesn’t make it any simpler,” his son Mike wrote on Facebook.

Today, I experienced the loss of my closest companion. Due to the fact that individuals often do not live up to the expectations we have of them, it is commonly advised to never meet your idols. My father held the position of being my ultimate role model. This belief is incredibly misguided.

Beasley had been admitted to a hospital in his hometown of Omaha, Nebraska, after undergoing examinations on his liver.

Tina Turner

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Tina Turner passed away in May at age 83.
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Tina Turner, the iconic “Queen of Rock,” passed away in May following a prolonged sickness. She was 83 years old.

The team managing her official Instagram account sadly announced the passing of Tina Turner, accompanied by a stunning photograph of her.

With her boundless passion and music, she has enchanted millions of fans around the world and inspired a tomorrow full of stars.

Tina, we will miss you dearly. Our heartfelt compassion goes out to her family. Today, we say goodbye to a dear friend who leaves us all with her greatest work, music.

Jacklyn Zeman

“General Hospital” star Jacklyn Zeman died in May. She was 70.
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She was 70 years old when she passed away in May after a short battle with cancer. Jacklyn Zeman, who portrayed nurse Bobbie Spencer on the hit soap opera “General Hospital”, died.

On Wednesday, Twitter stated that Valentini Frank, the Executive Producer, worked with Bobbie Spencer, who was just like the legendary light bright and brought so much positive energy to her professional work.

Cassidy and Lacey, her daughters, will always live on with our crew and cast, sending our heartfelt sympathy to family and friends. Jackie, although greatly missed, will be remembered for her positive spirit.

Heather Hamilton

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Mommy blogger Heather Hamilton, also known as “Dooce,” has died.

Confirmed by the Associated Press, Pete Ashdown, her boyfriend, disclosed that Heather Hamilton, who was also recognized as “Dooce,” passed away on May 9 due to an apparent suicide. Heather was 47 years old.

The well-known mother blogger openly fought against depression throughout her lifetime.

After she said that, I thought my kids deserved to have a healthy, happy mother, and I needed to know all the options I had tried for them. Therefore, I attempted to cure myself by participating in a clinical trial in 2017.

Jerry Springer

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Jerry Springer passed away in April.
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At the age of 79, it was declared by a family representative that renowned TV presenter Jerry Springer died on April 26th following a short fight against cancer.

Jene Galvin, a close friend and representative for the family, expressed, “Jerry’s accomplishments in all his endeavors, whether it be in politics, broadcasting, or simply engaging with individuals on the streets who desired a photograph or a conversation, were fundamental to his capacity to form connections with others.”

“He is irreplaceable and his absence is deeply painful, but memories of his intelligence, compassion, and wit will endure.”

Ginnie Newhart

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Bob Newhart’s beloved wife, Ginnie, passed away at the age of 82.

Ginnie Newhart, the spouse of iconic comedian and performer Bob Newhart, passed away at the age of 82 on April 23rd.

After a lengthy struggle with sickness, we tragically said goodbye to our cherished Ginnie Quinn Newhart – Spouse, Parent, and Grandparent on April 23rd, 2023. The 93-year-old performer from “Elf” conveyed the heartbreaking update on Twitter, stating, “She was our cornerstone, and we deeply feel her absence.”

The pair commemorated their 60th marriage milestone merely three months prior to her demise.

Len Goodman

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Len Goodman has died at age 78.

Len Goodman’s spokesperson revealed on April 24 that the “Dancing With the Stars” judge died two days ago at the age of 78.

Len passed away at a hospice in Kent on Saturday night, according to the statement. He had been battling bone cancer, and his family was by his side. Throughout it all, he maintained a remarkable level of dignity and always maintained a sense of humor.

From 2005 to 2022, Goodman acted as a judge on “DWTS” for 31 seasons, and from 2004 to 2016, he additionally assessed “Strictly Come Dancing”.

Mark Sheehan

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Mark Sheehan died at the age of 46 on April 14.
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Mark Sheehan, the guitarist of The Script, passed away on April 14th at the age of 46 after fighting a sudden illness.

At the moment, Danny O’Donoghue and Glen Power, members of Mark Sheehan’s band, expressed in a collective message on Instagram, “Mark Sheehan, who was deeply cherished as a husband, father, brother, bandmate, and friend, sadly departed today in the hospital following a short illness.”

“The family and group kindly request fans to honor their privacy during this sorrowful period.”

Sheehan, along with O’Donoghue and Power, co-founded the Irish group in Dublin in 2001. The band is recognized for songs like “Breakeven” and “We Cry,” which have become quite popular.

Paul Cattermole

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S Club 7 member Paul Cattermole passed away in April.

His relatives revealed that Paul Cattermole, a part of S Club, was discovered at his residence in Dorset, England, on April 6 and subsequently declared deceased. He was 46 years of age.

“In a declaration, the British popular music group expressed, ‘We possess incredible recollections and are grateful to have had him in our existence. We were extremely fortunate.'”

His relatives mentioned that the reason for his demise was still unidentified.

Brian ‘Brizz’ Gillis

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LFO’s Brian “Brizz” Gillis has died.

Brian “Brizz” Gillis, a founding member of the ’90s band LFO, passed away on March 29.

His ex-bandmate Brad Fischetti shared the unfortunate information through LFO’s official Facebook page on March 30th.

Gillis was supposedly in his mid-40s.

I am really struggling with this tragic loss. Fischetti told fans that he wouldn’t share the details about what led his friend to this place, and he added that he wouldn’t have shared it even if he did.

Following a fierce fight against stage 4 adrenal cancer, Devin Lima passed away in November 2018. Similarly, Rich Cronin, after a prolonged struggle with leukemia, passed away in September 2010, leaving Fischetti as the sole surviving member of LFO.

Nicholas Webber

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Andrew Lloyd Webber announced that his son Nicholas Webber has died of cancer at the age of 43.

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s son, composer Nicholas Webber, passed away on March 25th due to gastric cancer at the age of 43.

“At the time, his father stated via Twitter that his cherished older son Nick passed away a few hours ago in Basingstoke Hospital.”

“His entire family is assembled and we are all completely devastated. -ALW.”

Wayne Swinny

Wayne Swinny died at the age of 59 on March 22.

Wayne Swinny, who was one of the band Saliva’s original members, passed away on March 22 at the age of 59.

Only a couple of hours before his death, TMZ announced that the guitar player had been hospitalized due to a cerebral hemorrhage.

In 1996, Swinny co-established the band together with vocalist Josey Scott, guitarist Chris Dabaldo, bassist Dave Novotny, and drummer Paul Crosby. The band is recognized for their fusion of rock and hip-hop.

Lance Reddick

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Lance Reddick died at age 60.

Lance Reddick, known for his portrayal in the film “John Wick,” sadly passed away at the age of 60, according to his representatives who confirmed the news to Variety.

Reddick’s corpse was found at his residence in Studio City, California, according to TMZ, which was the first to break the story.

While his cause of death is unknown at this time, law enforcement sources told the outlet that it “appears to be natural.”.

Reddick became well-known for his depiction of law enforcement officer Cedric Daniels in the widely acclaimed HBO show “The Wire” during its complete five-season duration.

Alicia Allain

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John Schneider’s wife Alicia Allain died in February.
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Alicia Allain, John Schneider’s second spouse, tragically lost her life in February after battling breast cancer. She was 53 years of age.

On social media, the “Dukes of Hazzard” celebrity penned, “The adhesive that kept me intact. The very essence of my spirit. The muse behind every imaginative idea. Alicia was the energy that fueled my grandest aspirations.”

I could possibly miss her more than words can describe. The pain is too small a word. The grief is too small a word. Love itself is too small a word.

Jansen Panettiere

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Hayden Panettiere’s brother, Jansen, died in February.
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Hayden Panettiere’s sibling, Jansen Panettiere, passed away unexpectedly in February. He was 28 years old.

He eventually transitioned from painting to full-time screen acting and became known within the art community as Rane, alongside his role as an actor in the television series “Nashville” in Hollywood.

No reason for his death was provided at the time of his passing.

Richard Belzer

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Richard Belzer died on Feb. 19 at age 78.

As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Richard Belzer, the 78-year-old former cast member of “Law & Order: SVU” who portrayed detective John Munch from 1993 to 2016, passed away on Feb. 19 at his residence in France.

“Belzer encountered various health issues, and his last words were, ‘Screw you, jerk,'” conveyed Bill Scheft, an acquaintance of Belzer, to the media source.

The actor known for being late, “Homicide” and “X The,” was best known for his time on the NBC show.

Raquel Welch

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Raquel Welch passed away at 82.
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Raquel Welch, the actress, sadly passed away in February following a short period of illness. She was 82 years old.

Welch rose to fame for her roles in the “Fantastic Voyage” and “One Million Years B.C.” During which she appeared in a skimpy bikini that catapulted her to status symbol sex.

Patrick Stone

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Sharon Stone’s brother Patrick, pictured here with their sister Kelly, died suddenly.

The representative for the coroner’s office in Pennsylvania confirmed that Sharon Stone’s brother Patrick, who passed away unexpectedly in February at the age of 57, had heart disease resulting in sudden cardiac death.

Patrick’s demise occurred slightly more than a year following the passing of his 11-month-old infant due to complete organ collapse.

“My heart feels as if it has been torn from my chest,” expressed Tasha, the widow of Patrick. “I am at a loss for words, he was my everything,” Patrick passed away to join our beloved River.

Trugoy the Dove

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De La Soul’s David Jolicoeur, who performed as Trugoy the Dove, has died.
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David Jolicoeur, who performed as Trugoy the Dove in the rap trio De La Soul, died on Feb. 12. He was 54.

The cause was not immediately revealed, although the rapper had struggled with congestive heart failure in the final years of his life.

Kiernan Forbes

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AKA sadly passed away.
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On February 10th, Kiernan Forbes, a South African rapper who goes by the stage name AKA, passed away.

His family confirmed his death the next day through an Instagram statement. According to the BBC and other sources, he was fatally shot in Durban.

Most notably, Kiernan Jarryd Forbes, father to his adored daughter Kairo, was a cousin, companion, nephew, grandchild, brother, and son, as stated by his parents Tony and Lynn Forbes. “To us, Kiernan Jarryd Forbes was a cherished son, brother, grandchild, nephew, cousin, and friend,” expressed Tony and Lynn Forbes with profound grief as we mourn the loss of our beloved son.

Cody Longo

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Cody Longo has died. He was 34.

“Days of Our Lives” actor Cody Longo passed away at the age of 34.

Cody Longo, my beloved companion and customer, the heart-wrenching sorrow of, “Utterly shattered by,” expressing, Feb. 10, on Twitter, verified the sorrowful information, Alex Gittelson, the performer’s representative.

“My heart aches for his lovely family,” Gittelson included. “You will be remembered, brother.”

According to TMZ, Longo’s deceased body was found in a bed at a residence in Austin, Texas on Feb. 8, and his family members allegedly believe that a potential recurrence of alcohol addiction might have played a role in his death.

Cody is survived by his spouse, Stephanie Longo, and their three young offspring.

Cindy Williams

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“LaVerne & Shirley” star Cindy Williams has died at age 75.
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Reports emerged on January 30th that Cindy Williams, a former member of the “LaVerne & Shirley” cast, sadly passed away at the age of 75.

“Having knowledge and affection for her has brought us happiness and honor,” the children of the actress expressed in a statement.

“She was one of a kind, beautiful, generous and possessed a brilliant sense of humor and a glittering spirit that everyone loved.”.

The reason for Williams’ death has not been disclosed.

Odele Ventimiglia

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Actor John Ventimiglia’s daughter Odele has died at 25.
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John Ventimiglia, recognized for his portrayal in “The Sopranos,” grieves the departure of his daughter Odele, who tragically passed away on January 12th at the age of 25.

Lucinda Ventimiglia, sister of Odele, posted a tribute to her sibling on social media. She shared a carousel of photos on Instagram, writing, “Words will never be enough to express the grief we are all feeling. I loved my little sister a lot, and I will spend the rest of my life searching for her in everything.”

The reason for death has not been provided.

David Crosby

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David Crosby died after a “long” battle with an unspecified illness.
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Iconic musician David Crosby passed away following an extended struggle with an undisclosed ailment. He was 81 years old.

The spouse of the singer, Jan Dance, conveyed the sorrowful information in a statement to Variety on January 19th.

It is with great sadness that our beloved David Crosby (Croz) has passed away after a long illness. He was lovingly surrounded by his soulmate Django and his wife Jan.

We will miss him dearly. He touched the hearts of those who knew David and brought harmony, love, and peace to all. His legendary music will continue to live on, carrying on his legacy. Although he is no longer with us here, his legacy “It” will continue.

Al Brown

Died Jan. 13, 2023

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Actor Al Brown passed away Friday at age 83.
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Al Brown, an actor best known for his role as Col. Stan Valchek on the hit HBO series “The Wire,” died on January 13 in Las Vegas due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease.

His talent manager stated that heavenly beings arrived for Al on the morning of Friday, January 13, 2023, to inform you that I am grieving. “His relatives, his acquaintances, and every single one of you, may his remembrance bring comfort and joy.” This page will endure as evidence of Al’s dedication and affection for his supporters.

Lisa Marie Presley

Feb. 1, 1968 – Jan. 12, 2023

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Lisa Marie Presley died on Jan. 12.

Lisa Marie Presley passed away on Jan. 12 at the age of 54.

The vocalist-composer encountered a cardiac arrest at her dwelling in Calabasas, California, prior to being promptly transported to West Hills Hospital and Medical Center.

No narcotics were found at the location and Presley informed sources at Page Six that there were multiple instances of medical emergencies.

Priscilla announced the passing of her daughter, who was the only child of the legendary musician Presley. She died at the age of 42 in 1977 from heart disease.

Jeff Beck

June 24, 1944 – Jan. 10, 2023

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Guitarist Jeff Beck passed away in January after acquiring bacterial meningitis. He was 78 years old.

His family expressed in a statement, “Yesterday, he peacefully passed away after unexpectedly acquiring bacterial meningitis. On behalf of his family, we announce with great sorrow the news of Jeff Beck’s demise.”

The statement concluded by expressing that his family requests privacy while they cope with this immense tragedy.

A report later disclosed that his longtime associate Johnny Depp was with him before he passed away.

Carole Cook

Jan. 14, 1924 – Jan 11, 2023

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Iconic actress Carole Cook died of heart failure on Wednesday in Beverly Hills.

“Sixteen Candles” actress Carole Cook passed away due to cardiac arrest on January 11 — mere days prior to her 99th birthday.

Lucy Love, also known as “Limpe,” was most famous for her work on Broadway, and her legendary career as an entertainer spanned nearly 60 years.

Cook is survived by her spouse Tom Troupe, whom she wedded in 1964. The couple have no offspring.

Ken Block

Nov. 21, 1967-Jan. 2, 2023

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Pro rally driver Ken Block died at age 55.
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Professional rally driver Ken Block passed away on January 2nd in a snowmobile incident in Utah. He was 55 years old.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. Block, a YouTube sensation known for his dangerous stunts, was riding on a steep slope when his vehicle landed on top of him and overturned, according to the Police.

Fred White

Jan. 13, 1955-Jan. 1, 2023

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Earth, Wind & Fire drummer Fred White died at age 67.

Fred White, the drummer of Earth, Wind & Fire, passed away on January 1st at the age of 67.

His brother and fellow bandmate Verdine White conveyed the details on Instagram, proclaiming that Fred was “an extraordinary and talented member of our family.”