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Famous People Who Died In 2015

Let us dedicate this story in remembering all those celebrities who left the world in 2015. With this story, you would not only be able to recall what made each one of them so famous but also be able to know what became the reason for the end of their life.

Famous People Who Died In 2015

Famous People Who Died In 2015

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We pay our homage to them.

We pay our homage to them.

1. B.B. KIng

1. B.B. KIng

Riley B. King is better known by his stage name B.B. King. Born on September 16, 1925, this American singer, songwriter and guitarist was ranked #6 on the list of 100 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time in 2011. He had health complications due to high blood pressure and diabetes. King died peacefully in his sleep at an age of 89 on May 14, 2105.

2. Dusty Rhodes

2. Dusty Rhodes

"The American Dream" Dusty Rhodes originally known as Virgil Riley Runnels Jr. was born on October 11, 1945, He was a professional wrestler as well as trainer and worked for WWE, Rhodes was detected with stomach cancer in his later years. He fell in his house on June 10, 2015 and died in the hospital next day.

3. James Horner

3. James Horner

Born on August 14, 1953, James Roy Horner's best score is for Titanic which is claimed to the best selling orchestral film soundtrack of all time. Horner is presumed to have died on June 22, 2015 when his aircraft crashed into the Los Padres National Forest in California.

4. Ben Woolf

4. Ben Woolf

Woolf died at an age of 34 on February 23, 2015 from a head injury after being struck by the side-view mirror of a passing car. This American film and television actor will always be known for his roles in Dead Kansas, Insidious, Haunting Charles Manson, and Woggie.

5. Donna Douglas

5. Donna Douglas

This American actress and singer is best known for her role as Elly May Clampett in CBS's The Beverly Hillbillies (1962–1971). Douglas died at Baton Rouge General Hospital, aged 82, on January 1, 2015, from pancreatic cancer.

6. Geraldine McEwan

6. Geraldine McEwan

Geraldine was an English actress who established a strong career in theatre, television and film. She was honoured with BAFTA Award for her performance in the television serial 'Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit' (1990). Her performance in 'The Chairs' also made her get nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play in 1998. She suffered from a stroke and died three months later on 30 January 2015 at the Charing Cross Hospital in Hammersmith.

7. Bob Simon

7. Bob Simon

He was born on May 29, 1941 and was an American television correspondent for CBS News. His most notable work is '60 Minutes' (1996-2015). A severe head trauma and a broken neck due to crashing of his car in Manhattan led him to death On February 11, 2015.

8. Dick Van Patten

8. Dick Van Patten

Born on December 9, 1928, Dick Van Patten was a legendary Hollywood actor. He is best known for his role as patriarch Tom Bradford on the ABC television comedy-drama Eight Is Enough. The television series 'I Remember Mama' and 'Young Dr. Malone' are also counted in the most amazing works of his lifetime. Complications in diabetes took away his life at an age of 86 on June 23, 2015.

9. Geoffrey Lewis

9. Geoffrey Lewis

He would be known for the dozens of TV shows and movies that he has performed in but especially for the Clint Eastwood. 'Every Which Way But Loose' and its sequel would also greatly remind us of him. Lewis died of natural causes in his Woodland Hills residence On April 7, 2015.

10. Mirjana Puhar

10. Mirjana Puhar

She was born on 27 July, 1995 and was a Serbian model who garnered enough popularity by appearing on America's Next Top Model. She died on 24 February 2015 (aged 19) of a gunshot wound in her boyfriend's apartment.

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