George Michael died on 26th December is one of the many personalities we, unfortunately, said goodbye in the calendar year 2016, From Musician to politicians, 2016 had been a tough year for us.
Let’s take a look at all the personalities we said goodbye in 2016.
Tamilnadu CM J. Jayalalithaa passes away on 5th December 2016
David Bowie died Jan. 10, two days after his 69th birthday, after an 18-month secret battle with cancer. The music legend was well-known for his fashion, movie roles, Ziggy Stardust and hit songs like “Space Oddity,” “Fame” and “Let’s Dance.”
Ex-Governor Madhya Pradesh and UP former CM during 1977-79 Ram Naresh Yadav passed away on 22nd November
Former J&K Governor Lt General SK Sinha died on 17th November
Harper Lee, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “To Kill a Mockingbird,” died Feb. 19 at age 89
Veteran Tabla maestro pt. LacchuMaharaj died on 28 july
George Martin, the “Fifth Beatle” best known as a producer for The Beatles, died March 8 at 90.
Former diplomat, Arundhati Ghose died on 26th July this year.
Muhammad Ali, the boxing legend born Cassius Clay, died June 3 at 74 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.
Cuban Leader Fidel Castro passed away on November 25th.
Legendary singer Mubarak Begum passes away in Mumbai on 18thjuly
Garry Marshall, legendary writer, director, and actor whose credits include “Happy Days,” “Laverne & Shirley” and “Pretty Woman,” died July 19 at 81.
Joanie “Chyna” Laurer, WWE wrestling legend and Rochester native, died April 20 at 46.
BAFTA, Golden Globe and EMMY award winner Alan Rickman died on 14th January.
Cho.Ramaswamy famous journalist on December 7, 2016, Chennai.
Famous singer and songwriter George Michael died on 26th December.
By: Shivendra Pandey