• Former Hollywood actress Shelley Morrison passed away recently.
  • Baskar Menon, Veteran Journalist in the Press Trust of India (PTI) passes away.
  • Former England captain Bob Willis passed away.
  • Braj Bihari Kumar, the Chairman of Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) passed away.
  • The inventor of Universal Product Code(UPC) or Barcode, George Joseph Laurer, passed away.
  • Former Nandi Award winner and renowned Telugu actor and writer Gollapudi Maruti Rao passed away recently.
  • New Zealand’s 3-times Olympic middle-distance champion Peter Snell passed away.
  • Veteran film actor Danny Aiello, known for his roles in the movies Do The Right Thing and The Godfather Part II passed away.
  • Veteran actor Shriram Lagoo passed away. He played important role in the growth of theatre movement in Maharashtra in the post-Independence era.
  • Bollywood actress Gita Siddharth Kak passed away.
  • Former Union Minister ID Swami passed away.
  • Nationalist Congress Party’s Kerala State President and former Minister Thomas Chandy passed away.
  • Kannada writer and critic L.S. Sheshagiri Rao passed away. His first work was Idu Jeevana, an anthology of short stories was released in 1948.
  • Renowned Hindustani classical vocalist Vidushi Savita Devi has passed away.
  • Former West Ham and Tottenham midfielder Martin Peters, who scored England’s second goal in the 1966 World Cup final against West Germany, passed away.
  • Renowned Hindi author Ganga Prasad Vimal passed away in a road accident in Sri Lanka.
  • The American songwriter Allee Willis passed away recently. She penned the iconic “I’ll Be There For You” track for the long-running television show “Friends”.
  • China’s brilliant storyteller, Da Chen, who created the critically acclaimed memoir “Colours of the Mountain” passed away recently.
  • Veteran Political cartoonist Vikas Sabnis has passed away recently.
  • The pontiff of Pejawar Mutt, Vishwesha Tirtha Swami passed away in Udupi