•  The 4 Times Emmy Award-winning actress Valerie Harper passed away. 
    • Zimbabwe’s former President Robert Mugabe passed away. 
    • Sahitya Akademi Award-winning writer Kiran Nagarkar passed away. 
    •  Pakistan’s master leg-spinner Abdul Qadir passed Away.
    • Veteran Congress leader and former MP Sukhdev Singh Libra passed away.
    • Actor and Kathak dancer Veeru Krishnan passed away. 
    • Rajasthan born freedom fighter of India Heeralal Sharma has passed away at the age of 95.
    • Tamil Film Director, Actor and Cinematographer Raja Sekar passed away.
    • Climate change campaigner of the South Pacific and Prime Minister of Tongan Akilisi Pohiva passed away.
    • Former bureaucrat and Secretary to the PMO, B.N. Yugandhar passed away.
    • Film editor Sanjib Kumar Datta, who has movies like Iqbal, Ek Hasina Thi and Mardaani to his credit, passed away.
    • The renowned writer of Kerala Sivaraman Cheriyanad passed away. 
    • Former speaker of Andhra Pradesh Assembly Kodela Siva Prasada Rao passed away.
    • Veteran Kerala actor Sathar passed away. 
    • Tunisia’s former President Zine el-Abidine Ben Ali passed away. 
    • The former Rangers and Netherlands football player Fernando Ricksen passed away at the age of 43. 
    • Bollywood’s famous horror film producer Shyam Ramsay passed away.
    • Veteran actor and multi-faceted artiste S.K. Padmadevi passed away. she was part of the first Kannada talkie film ‘Bhakta Dhruva’ (1934).
    • Noted American Journalist and Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Skinner Boyd passed away.
    • Telugu film actor Venu Madhav passed away. He was popular as a mimicry artist.
    • Boman Rashid Kohinoor, senior partner at the iconic Britannia & Co restaurant (Mumbai) passed away. 
    • American television producer & a four-time Emmy Award winner J. Michael Mendel passed away.
    • Former French President Jacques Chirac passed away. 
    • Veteran Bollywood actor Viju Khote passed away.
    • Former diplomat KPS Menon (junior) passed away. He was a 1951 batch Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer.