Stars we lost in 2017
2017 was not an easy year. Although, probably, this can be said about each past year, because for everyone what is happening during this time is of a completely different color. But judging objectively, we can say that this year the world has actually lost a lot of talented actors, musicians and other celebrities. Some of the deaths were expected, as the dead stars were of old age or had incurable diseases, but the departure of some celebrities was a shocking surprise. Today we want to remember those stars that we lost in 2017.
January 22, 1940 - January 25, 2017
British actor, star of Harry Potter films, died at 77 years of age from pancreatic cancer.
July 18, 1932 - April 1, 2017
After removing the kidney, 6 years ago the poet had a relapse of cancer. Yevtushenko died in the United States, where he lived and taught since 1991.
November 3, 1969 - May 9, 2017
47-year-old DJ Robert Miles died of cancer, which was diagnosed 9 months before his death.
October 14, 1927 - May 23, 2017
The actor is famous for his role as James Bond in seven films about the adventures of a secret agent. Moore appeared in the units of “Live and Let Die”, “The Man with the Golden Gun” and “The Spy Who Loved Me”. Moore died after a brief fight with cancer.
November 2, 1987 - June 13, 2017
The finalist of the seventh season of the “Battle of psychics”, 30-year-old Ilona Novoselova, fell from the sixth floor after a quarrel with her young man. According to Ilona's mother, she got up on the window sill in the heat of quarrel and at some point could not resist.
November 20, 1928 - June 15, 2017
The actor died at the age of 89. Batalov’s health problems began in January, when he broke his thigh. In February, the actor had an operation, but his state of health did not improve. For almost half a year, Batalov did not leave the hospital room.
November 18, 1969 - June 29, 2017
The former lead singer of the group “Ivanushki International” died at the age of 47. Due to pneumonia, against the background of cirrhosis of the liver, the artist stopped his heart.
June 10, 1930 - July 9, 2017
The artist died of heart failure.
July 4, 1966 - July 9, 2017
Journalist and blogger died of a heart attack.
December 17, 1921 - July 14, 2017
French writer became famous, along with her husband Vsevolod Golubinova creating a series of historical novels about Angelica.
February 4, 1940 - July 16, 2017
The director of the legendary horror "Night of the Living Dead" and its sequels died of lung cancer.
March 20, 1976 - July 20, 2017
Linkin Park lead singer, 41-year-old Chester Bennington hanged himself. The singer was married twice, raised six children, but was eaten from inside by depression. The artist also suffered from drug addiction. It is known that Chester was close to Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell, who committed suicide in the same year on May 20th.
March 7, 1946 - July 21, 2017
The most famous actor brought the role of the father of Kevin McCallister in the movie "Home Alone".
January 31, 1956 - August 16, 2017
The actress died in a clinic in Baden-Baden (Germany) from stomach cancer.
April 9, 1926 - September 27, 2017
The founder of Playboy magazine left the 31-year-old model Crystal Harris.
April 10, 1999 - September 27, 2017
The 18-year-old actor of the Fizruk TV series died in a massive traffic accident. The young man was driving his car in the Moscow Ring Road. On the way, Egor saw an accident - three cars collided. No one was hurt in the accident, but Klinayev stopped anyway, got out of the car and asked if help was needed.When the actor talked with the participants of the accident, they ran into another car. Yegor died on the spot.
May 26, 1935 - October 9, 2017
Chumak, who called himself a healer and a psychic, became famous for his television shows, during which he “charged” water, creams and ointments. Prior to that, he worked as a journalist on Soviet television. In his own words, Chumak discovered his unusual abilities when he was preparing a series of exposing materials about psychics. Allan admitted that he hears voices that dictate to him how to heal people.
December 1, 1969 - October 15, 2017
The cause of the death of the actor has become a loose clot. Marjanov became ill at the Phoenix rehabilitation center in the Moscow region Lobnya (he was treated for alcohol dependence). The ambulance did not leave the call due to congestion, and Mariyanov died in the car on the way to the hospital, where he was taken on his own. A criminal case was opened on the death of the actor.
July 21, 1948 - November 10, 2017
In early 2016, a brain tumor was detected in the satirist. In the summer Zadornov became worse, he canceled speeches and in November 2016 he was operated on in Germany.The humorist was not a year after a brain biopsy.
August 13, 1942 - November 11, 2017
In the summer, the TV presenter was diagnosed with fourth stage cancer. A few months later, Notkin, unable to bear the torment, shot himself.
November 1, 1996 - November 15, 2017
21-year-old American rapper Lil Peep (his real name is Gustav Ayr) died from an overdose of poor-quality sedative Xanax and opioid analgesic fentanyl. The young musician used drugs and anti-depressants and in his songs he often spoke of a depressed mood and a desire to die.
October 16, 1962 - November 22, 2017
In the summer of 2015, the opera singer reported that he had cancer of the brain. Hvorostovsky underwent treatment in London and at the end of September reappeared on the scene. A year before his death, the artist underwent a course of chemotherapy, and six months before his death, Khvorostovsky spoke in St. Petersburg on the City Day. The artist died in London and was posthumously nominated for a Grammy.
December 17, 1928 - December 9, 2017
In 2012, the actor suffered a heart attack and stopped performing, but in 2014 he last appeared on the stage in the play “The Cherry Orchard”. The last month of life the artist was in the clinic.