Saddest Deaths of 2017
The Top Ten
Just so surprising I don't think I can even begin to describe how sad this is I mean it wasn't just any death he was the voice of his generation but left us at the age of 41 from a suicide. Most think because his friend Chris Cornell also committed suicide and since it is Chris Cornell's Birthday he decided to hang himself - Thecyanryan
Don't let OJ's parole overshadow how big Bennington was in the Nu Metal/rock genre. You may not like them much, but you have to admire such great success they achieved in their peak. Now I can't possibly think the band will move on from another singer its over, and Chester will forever stick out for me. Thanks for everything you gave us fans from the beginning to end. - htoutlaws2012
This death still hits me hard... his music just feels and sounds more depressing now. Especially Dead by Sunrise, Linkin Park and Grey Daze. May his roul rest in peace he was a talented man that had a good run. I never got to see him live which is a shame because he had a really good vocal range. His death hit me harder then any death this year. It was like having a close friend die. I still cry when I hear songs like "Leave out All The Rest" or "One More Light".
I was never the biggest Linkin Park fan. However, to hear the news... man, I am deeply sorry to read about this. Seriously, considering how many of my friends are fans of this man, I'm just in shock. - ProPanda
RIP Gotham's greatest hero and Quahog's mayor. I'm going to be honest: this is the first celebrity death to make me cry. Batman was and still is 1 of my greatest fictional heroes. - girlcool
My favorite Batman the only real one in my opinion has died he will be missed - Thecyanryan
He was a great Batman and a great Mayor West (Family Guy) - EpicJake
It was just so sudden, and the fact that nobody told us he had leukemia made it sadder.
He was 88 years old, though.
But I'll always remember him as the '60s Batman and the mayor in Family Guy.
I don't really know what to say. He was a huge inspiration to my own personal songwriting. He had a voice that hasn't been replicated. His music was one of the contributing factors to why I love Grunge (and practically the Alternative music genre in general). Rest In Peace Chris. We'll miss ya buddy. Hope you're rocking up there in heaven. - cjWriter1997
I get so mad when people say Chester had a worst death. Chris Cornell inspired many artist (he was one of the best singers or rock n roll history). This death impacted many people. MILLIONS of people. Rip chris Cornell you will never be forgotten
Well, this should be at the top in no time. RIP - 445956
So tragic. He died way too young.
This Is a death from a real legend he created what is said to be the first rock song this will be number one soon - Thecyanryan
The single most influential rock star that has ever lived
Our founding father of Rock n Roll died...RIP...A greet human with a beautiful soul, May you rest in peace. - Ananya
I'm cryin' manly tears right now for such a great loss. This man was, is, will always be a legend that'll transcend spacetime as future generations remember him as the man who pretty much invented Rock n Roll..
Still can't believe it. RIP, Man.
It was so shocking when he died. Tom Petty has always been one of my favorite artists. - Metarock
Rock In Peace, Tom.
Tom petty is love tom petty is life
Chuck Berry, Chris Cornell and then Gregg Allman. - zxm
Dang It, You Beat Me to It! - kcianciulli
R.I.P Bulma - s646451
Just got back from watching Animat's tribute podcast to June Foray. To see someone as important to not only some of the most beloved characters in animation we all know and love that she has voiced, but someone important to the medium of animation in contributing to said medium being able to stand out in the eyes of Hollywood is tragic. While I will always remember her most as the voice of Granny from Looney Tunes, whom she has voiced throughout the entirety of her career in literal terms, now me and everyone else shall remember her as the first lady of voice acting and an important figure in animation for her legacy. - ModernSpongeBobSucks
She was known for voicing many Looney Tunes characters. RIP
She should be higher. - 445956
She's the Woman of 1000 Voices She Nearly Turned 100 Less Than 2 Months Before Her Death R.I.P June Foray - s646451
Saying goodbye to a comedy icon. YOU WILL BE MISSED. - anthonybecerra831
Bond. James Bond. Personally, losing one of my favorite bonds was some of the saddest stuff ever. - Fuziion
Really, no words. - PositronWildhawk
It was so unexpected..And sad..RIP :'( - Ananya
R.I.P, a great actor. - zxm
He was a great actor, too bad he died at 61 of surgery complications.
He was part of Titanic, Aliens and others.
Sad to see him die so soon.
A sad death. While Chester (never forget) chose to die, this guy just died from dementia. Rock in Peace.
Rock in Peace legend - christangrant
This man is one of the reasons why AC/DC is so great. - AnimeSportsFan619
RIP to the voice of Mr Ollivander, Kilgarrah and The War Doctor
R.I.P. Mr. Hurt. Thank you for being such an amazing actor.
This is already here, Who copied it?
Must've been an error.
I guess no Toy Story 4.
Toy Story 4 is cancelled.
My grandmother met Don when she was a teen, right before Toy Story. It's sad to see him gone. I wonder who will voice Mr. Potato Head in Toy Story 4? - TeamRocket747
Dan Castallanetta did a great impression of this guy on The Simpsons. He could work as Mr. Potato Head. - 445956
YOU UNCULTURED SWINES,!
(Yes, he was Mr. Potato Head in the first 3 Toy Story films.) - Drewman1211
He Was a Voice Actor Best Known For Voicing Iron Man In Various Marvel Video Games and Solidous Snake in the Metal Gear Solid Series
He Died on May 13th,He Was 63 - s646451
King Koopa in the Mario Cartoons!
Ventura died in one of the most horrible ways possible. He sadly died in a car crash. Goodbye Ventura. You will be missed - EpicJake
Even though haven't listened to your music, still, may you rest in peace Because many people from my country will dearly miss you. - Neonco31
He's now in the 27 club.
I'm pretty sure Jimi Hendrix is in heaven welcoming him to the 27 club. I don't like K-pop, but RIP. - 445956
It just happened this morning and I've been crying my eyes out ever since. For me his death affected me the most not only because I am a Kpop fan but because he was so young. Probably the youngest person on this list. R.I.P Kim Jonghyun
Without him, the YouTube Poop probably wouldn't be the same.
"That's Mama Luigi to you, Mario! "
I was cried after her death. The light too soon turned off
Why is a pornstar above this comedy legend? - 445956
He should be WAAAY Higher - WWEWBMortalKombatFan
This guy raised BILLIONS to raise money for the MDA with his telethons.
Without him, not as many people would be aware of muscular dystrophy.
He was also an amazing actor, most known for his role in The Nutty Professor, and part of the duo that made up Martin and Lewis. - Drewman1211
R.I.P The Father of Zombie Horror Films - s646451
You will be missed - Thecyanryan
Angry Grandpa's videos helped though a lot of bad times in my life. He'd always manage to make me laugh, and I will forever be grateful that I got to experience his videos. AGP, thank you for everything, and may you rest in peace.
I had to put my cat down five days before AGP passed, and watching his videos helped me keep myself together. No matter how bad I was feeling, his videos would always end up making me feel better. RIP.
I came home everyday to watch this guy's videos. They never got old and they still make me laugh. This youtube channel will never be the same. RIP.
After I heard of his death, my stomach's acid turned into tears. - TeamRocket747
WWE hall of famer sad death he really had an impact on us
Very popular wwe wrestler, loving and really nice in the ring. Amazing performer and a load of people around the world who like professional wrestling will missing him.
Should be higher on this list, as high as the moon... - wren6
He was the last person to walk on the Moon, and he took that famous photo of Earth,.
The mission was Apollo 17.
He was a legendary hero, and like the other moon walkers, he will be remembered forever.
This should go on top.
Director of "Silence of the Lambs".
Sweet dreams, cowboy, you'll be missed. - Britgirl
You will be missed you rhinestone cowboy - Thecyanryan
R.i.p Glenn, you were the Cowboy
One of the greatest rappers.
Why do these plebs let this sink down to last place? - djpenquin999
Bruce Forsyth was a showbiz legend that had a career that expanded over 6 decades. Yet he is ranked behind some guy from Linkin Park?
A British T.V. presenter who presented many great Saturday night shows. RIP Brucie.
RIP Phillies and Blue Jays Pitcher - AnimeSportsFan619
As a lifelong Phillies fan, I was heartbroken when I found out that Roy died. He only played for us for four years, but he is probably a Top 5 Phillies pitcher ever. Such a great man and a class act.
R.I.P. Roy Halladay - phillysports
Rising Soundcloud rapper who died of overdose. Honestly, one of the saddest deaths for me, the dude was only 21. - ProPanda
Saddest death of all time
My favorite musician, didn’t discover his music until after he died, I hate myself for it. To me, the fake fans aren’t the ones that like an artist after they die, it’s the ones that say they liked him before they died when they really only know there most popular songs and can’t tell the first thing about them as a person. Whoever laced his Xanax, I hope that you burn in hell. You took a legend from us. May he Rest In Peace.
He was a documentary filmmaker, photographer and scuba diver. He was found dead in Florida and he will be missed.
I read that as rod stewart and got confused - Gruunge