Wednesday 22 October 2014

Celebrity deaths of 2010


Alexander McQueen, CBE (17 March 1969 – 11 February 2010)
The British fashion designer, who was best known for his lavish, unconventional runway shows was found hanged at his London home nine days after the death of his mother, Joyce, from cancer. Photo: Getty Images
Eugene Lambert (1928 – 22 February 2010)
Puppeteer and owner of the Lambert Puppet Theatre he was noted for co-starring as O'Brien in the RTÉ television series Wanderly Wagon. Lambert's Puppet Theatre also produced the iconic children's television character Bosco. He died in 2010 at the age of 82. Photo: Collins
Leslie Nielsen (11 February 1926 – 28 November 2010)
The Airplane! and Naked Gun star passed away, aged 84, due to complications from pneumonia. Photo: Getty Images

High profile figures who passed away during the last 12 months

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