List of celebrities that died in 2017

List of celebrities that died in 2017

List of celebrities that died in 2017

Every year we say goodbye to a number of celebrities that have been a part of our lives not physically but emotionally, one day you wake up and learn the news of someone you’ve been following for a long time dying and it just kills you, it feels like a big part of your childhood has been taken away and there’s nothing you can do about it. 2016 was a horrible year with so many of our loved celebrities dying and though 2017 isn’t as bad as 2016 still it took a lot of celebrities away.

A list of celebrities that died in 2017

1)    Chris Cornell

The lead vocal of rock bands Soundgarden and Audioslave, Cornell on 18th of May took his own life by hanging, he was known to have depression. Chris’s Soundgarden got its fame from Seattle’s grunge scene in the early 1990s. Cornell was one of the last artist alive from the 90’s grunge movement.

Linkin Park’s tribute to Chris Cornell

2)    Chester Bennington

Chester Bennington the lead singer of the rock band Linkin Park, took his own life similar to Cornell by hanging on the birthday of Chris Cornell 20th July. Chester and Cornell were great friends and Chester was also the Godfather of Cornell’s son Christopher. Chester, in a number of interviews made it clear that he was depressed and had regular suicidal thoughts.

Chris Cornell’s daughter Toni Cornell’s tribute to Father and Chester Bennington.

3)    Aamir Zaki

Not as famous worldwide but Aamir Zaki was considered the greatest guitarist of Pakistan, he worked with many well-known Pakistani artists and also worked solo. On 2nd June Zaki died due to a heart failure, he was suffering from poverty and depression and also talked about it in his last days.

A list of Pakistani celebrities that died in 2017

4)    Hugh Hefner

Hugh Hefner the founder of the famous magazine playboy died on 27th of September due to a cardiac arrest, his resting place is a 75000$ crypt beside Marilyn Monroe. His one of a kind magazine mainly contained sex related stuff and naked women.

5)    Malcolm Young

Malcolm Young was a guitarist, backing vocalist and also the co-founder of the hard rock band AC/DC, he died on 18th of November. He was a part of the band since its start in 1973 to 2014 and was inducted in to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2003 along with the rest of the band.

6)    Harry Dean Stanton

In a career of more than 6 decades Harry worked in over 100 movies and 50 Tv episodes with some major and some minor roles.  He died at the age of 91 on 15th of September, he appeared in famous movies such as Dillinger, Godfather part 2, Paris Texas and the Green Mile.

7)    Frank Vincent

The famous Hollywood actor died on 13th of September, he was most famous for his roles in Casino, Goodfellas and Raging bull, he also voiced the character of Salvatore Leone in Grand Theft Auto 3, Grand Theft Auto San Andreas and Grand Theft Auto Liberty City Stories.

8)    John Heard

Hollywood actor John died on 21st of July due to a heart attack, he appeared in a number of movies and tv series he also played the role of Peter McCallister in Home Alone and Home Alone 2.

9)    Bill Paxton

On 25th of February Bill died from complications following heart surgery, he appeared in movies such as Titanic, The Terminator and Nightcrawler.

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