Top 10 Celebrities that Died in 2017


The Top Ten

1 Chuck Berry Chuck Berry Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry was an American guitarist, singer and songwriter, and one of the pioneers of rock and roll music. He died on 18 March 2017.

The founder of Rock 'n Roll! - clusium

Owh man as much as it pains me to say this, the father has really passed on. :-( But don't worry I'm sure he's up there jammin with the other folks. Go Chuck Go!

2 Chris Cornell Chris Cornell Chris Cornell was an American rock musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter and rhythm guitarist for Seattle rock band Soundgarden and as former lead vocalist and songwriter for the supergroup Audioslave. His vocal range was C2 to A5, while his highest notes more.

This man was so important to rock. Gone too soon. - WholeGrainNeko

We love you Chris. - isaaonrtdmtr

Chris will always be the greatest rock vocalist of the 90s. No denying his range and abilities. - NuMetalManiak

3 Chester Bennington Chester Bennington Chester Charles Bennington (March 20th, 1976 - July 20th, 2017) was an American musician, singer, songwriter and actor, best known for being the lead singer of Linkin Park. He also participated in side projects like Julien K and Dead By Sunrise. He committed suicide in 2017 after a period of depression. more.

R.I.P our hearts are now numb.

4 Bill Paxton Bill Paxton
5 Charlie Murphy Charlie Murphy
6 Adam West Adam West William West Anderson, known professionally as Adam West, was an American actor known primarily for his role as Batman in the 1960s ABC series of the same name and its 1966 theatrical feature film.

Really unfortunate. RIP, Mayor West. - Therandom

You were a million times better than Batffleck. R.I.P, West.

7 Roger Moore Roger Moore Sir Roger George Moore KBE (1927-2017) was an English actor. Moore played the British secret agent James Bond in seven feature films such as Moonraker, The Spy Who Loved Me and Live and Let Die, between 1973 and 1985. Moore worked as a model and made several appearances in minor films and television more.

The ski chase and opening credits of The Spy Who Loved Me will forever be my favourite opening sequence. RIP. - IronSabbathPriest

It's "Sir" Roger Moore. R.I.P lovely man :'( You were always my favourite Bond. - Britgirl

R.I.P. Sir Roger. You were a bigger man than Bond. - BKAllmighty

8 Don Rickles
9 Fats Domino Fats Domino Antoine "Fats" Domino, Jr. was a French Creole pianist and singer-songwriter. He released five gold records before 1955 and had 35 hit records in the U.S. Top 40. He died on October 25, 2017.
10 Mary Tyler Moore Mary Tyler Moore Mary Tyler Moore was an American actress, primarily known for her roles in television sitcoms, including The Mary Tyler Moore Show, in which she starred as Mary Richards, a thirty-something single woman who worked as a local news producer in Minneapolis, and, earlier, The Dick Van Dyke Show, in which more.

The Contenders

11 Jerry Lewis Jerry Lewis Jerry Lewis was an American comedian, actor, singer, film producer, film director, screenwriter and humanitarian.

R.I.P Jerry, you were hilarious!

12 Tom Petty Tom Petty Thomas Earl "Tom" Petty was an American musician, singer, songwriter, multi instrumentalist and record producer.

RIP. He gave us some great songs, and Always showed an upbeat attitude. - Billyv

13 John Hurt John Hurt
14 Richard Hatch Richard Hatch Richard Lawrence Hatch was an American actor, writer and producer. Hatch began his career as a stage actor, before moving on to television work in the 1970s.

No, not the winner of Survivor, the star from Battlestar Galactica. - naFrovivuS

15 Malcolm Young Malcolm Young

Never was a big fan of AC/DC. But still, RIP. - zxm

Rip my dad is a fan of ac/dc

16 Cortez Kennedy
17 Gregg Allman Gregg Allman
18 Jimmy Snuka Jimmy Snuka
19 Miguel Ferrer
20 Hugh Hefner Hugh Hefner
21 Bobby Heenan Bobby Heenan Raymond Louis Heenan, better known as Bobby "The Brain" Heenan, was an American professional wrestling manager, color commentator, wrestler, and comedian.
22 Powers Boothe
23 June Foray June Foray June Lucille Foray was an American voice actress who was best known as the voice of such animated characters as Rocky the Flying Squirrel, Lucifer from Disney's Cinderella, Cindy Lou Who, Jokey Smurf, Granny from the Warner Bros.
24 Mike Connors
25 Erin Moran

"Joanie Cunningham," on 'Happy Days.' - clusium

26 Om Puri
27 Robert Miles
28 Glen Campbell Glen Campbell

R.i.p Glen.

29 Charles Manson Charles Manson Charles Milles Manson (1934-2017) was an American criminal who led what became known as the Manson Family, a quasi-commune that arose in the California desert in the late 1960s.

Who cares about this guy anymore?

30 Lola Albright
31 J. Geils
32 Vinod Khanna
33 Rob Stewart
34 Mildred Dresselhaus
35 Autumn Snyder

RIP Zack Snyder's daughter.

36 Chuck Barris
37 George Steele George Steele William James "Jim" Myers, better known by his ring name George "The Animal" Steele, was a former American professional wrestler, author and actor.
38 William Peter Blatty
39 Peter Sallis
40 E-Dubble
41 Gord Downie
42 Al Jarreau
43 Lil Peep
44 Della Reese
45 David Cassidy
46 John Wetton
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Top Remixes

1. Chuck Berry
2. Charlie Murphy
3. Chester Bennington
1. Chuck Berry
2. Chris Cornell
3. Gregg Allman
1. Adam West
2. Chester Bennington
3. Chris Cornell


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