• Former Parliamentarian and veteran CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta passed away.
  • Popular Telugu actress Geetanjali, who is remembered for her role as Goddess Sita in Sitarama Kalyanam, passed away.
  • Film producer Champak Jain passed away. 
  • French Resistance legend & Nazi camps survivor Yvette Lundy who helped Jewish prisoners of war to escape prison during the Nazi occupation of France passed away at the age of 103.
  • Justice N.V. Balasubramanian, retired Judge of Madras High Court passed away.
  • Former President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) and Chairman of Modi Enterprises Krishnan Kumar Modi(K.K.Modi) passed away.
  • Former Maharashtra minister and senior Congress party leader Babasaheb Dhabekar passed away.
  • Sahitya Akademi awardee A poet, novelist and short-story writer Nabaneeta Dev Sen passed away.
  • Padma Shri-awardee Dhrupad vocalist Ramakant Gundecha passed away.
  • Former chief election commissioner TN Seshan passed away. 
  • Renowned mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh passed away. He was born in 1942 in Basantpur village of the Bhojpur district in Bihar.
  • Veteran actor Shaukat Kaifi passed away.
  • Former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kailash Joshi has passed away.
  • The General Secretary of the Revolutionary Socialist Party (RSP) and former West Bengal Minister Kshiti Goswami passed away.
  • Australian writer and broadcaster, Clive James passed away.
  • Renowned cartoonist Sudhir Dar whose works graced several newspapers in a career spanning 58 years, passed away.
  • Veteran Tamil actor and theatre artist Bala Singh passed away.
  • A world-renowned rock climber, US national Brad Gobright, fell to his death while climbing a sheer rock face in northern Mexico.
  • Yasuhiro Nakasone, one of Japan’s longest-reigning PM has passed away at the age of 101.