2016 was like a shot to the childhood.
We lost so many incredible and influential people this year it felt like we were losing family members.
Musicians, politicians, athletes, actors, the list goes on and on.
As the year comes to an end, we remember those celebrities we lost this year and can only hope that 2017 brings their families peace and healing.
Died January 10th, 2016 after a courageous battle with cancer.
Died January 14th, 2016 after a battle with cancer.
Died February 19, 2016. No statement has been made on the cause.
Died March 6, 2016 from congestive heart failure.
Died March 24, 2016 from a blood clot that travelled from his leg to his lungs.
Died March 29, 2016 of sepsis from a ruptured intestine.
Died April 6, 2016 of complications from pneumonia.
Died April 17, 2016 in her sleep from a stroke.
Died April 21, 2016 from a drug overdose.
Died May 19, 2016 from pneumonia.
Died June 3, 2016 of septic shock.
Died on June 9, 2016 after being shot during a performance.
Died on June 19, 2016 after his car malfunctioned and crushed him against a wall.
Died July 2, 2016. No cause of death made public.
Died July 19, 2016, after complications of pneumonia due to a stroke.
Died August 26, 2016 from complications of Alzheimer's disease.
Died September 17, 2016 from complications of a rare form of dementia.
Died September 25, 2016 from heart complications.
Died November 7, 2016. No details were given.
Died November 24, 2016 of heart failure.
Died December 8, 2016 due to complications from old age.
Died December 13, 2016 of a ruptured aorta.
Died December 25, 2016 from heart failure.
Died December 27, 2016 of cardiac arrest.
Died December 28, 2016 from a stroke.
Rest in peace, great ones. You will be missed.