Some most famous and well-known Hollywood celebrities like musician, actors, icons, and many other notable people had to say goodbye to this year. Here is a list of some celebrity deaths in 2017. Scroll down and see the information about the celebrity deaths and celebrity death photos.
Celebrity Deaths In 2017
1- Roger Smith
Roger Smith who started his career as a detective on TV’s “77 Sunset Strip”. He was married to actress Ann-Margret for 55-year. On Sunday, June 4, 2017, he died at a Los Angeles hospital at age 84, his wife says.
2- Gregg Allman
Gregg Allman was 69-year old and died at his home in Savannah on May 27, 2017.
3- Dina Merrill
Dina Merril died on Monday, May 22, 2017, at age 93 at the East Hampton home. She lived here for 55 years. She was New York City-born heiress who defined her super-rich parents to become an actress.
4- Roger Moore
A British actor Roger Moore, a famous former James Bond star died on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, due to cancer. He was 89-year old at the time of death.
5- Chris Cornell
One of the most respected and lauded contemporary lead rock music singer Chris Cornell, hanged himself Wednesday, May 17, in a Detroit hotel room. He also has own bands Audioslave and Soundgarden. He was 52.
6- Roger Ailes
Roger Ailes is the communication maestro who transformed TV news and America’s political speech communication by creating and powerful Fox News Channel for two decades before being kick out last year for so-called sexual harassment. He died on Thursday, May 18, 2017. According to his Wife Elizabeth Ailes, died after a fall on May 10 caused bleeding on the brain at his home Palm Beach. He was 77.
7- Jonathan Demme
Jonathan Demme, the Baldwin-born director, recognized for his Oscar-winning adventure story “The Silence of the Lambs” and landmark concert film, “Stop Making Sense.”
He died of oesophageal cancer and heart disease, according to reports and was 73.
8- Charlie Murphy
Charlie Murphy older brother of Eddie Murphy and a successful stand-up comedian died on April 12, 2017, from complications stemming from a battle with Leukemia.
9- J. Geils
J. Geils was a musician and founder of The J. Geils Band known for such bouncy early 80s pop hits as “Love Stinks,” “Freeze Frame,” and “Centerfold” died in his Massachusetts home on April 11, 2017, and was 71.
10- Don Rickles
The king of insulting comedians Don Rickles died on Thursday, April 6, at his home is Los Angeles due to the kidney failure. He was 90-year old.