Monday 19 March 2018


Lyle Lovett, country singer and actor, is 58. Larry Flynt, publisher of Hustler magazine, is 73. Anthony Kiedis, singer with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, is 53. Kinky Friedman, singer and author, is 71. Gary Player, South Africa's evergreen golfer, is 80. Rick Allen, one-armed Def Leppard drummer, is 52. Mark Hughes, former Man Utd star, is 52. Jenny McCarthy, former Playboy model, is 43. Toni Collette, actress, is 43.


Nelly, hip-hop artist, is 41. k.d. Lang, singer, is 54. JD Souther, singer-songwriter and actor, is 70. David Schwimmer, star of Friends, is 49. Stefanie Powers, actress who won fame in Hart To Hart, is 73.


Dylan Moran, comedian, is 44. Singer Lulu is 67. Adam Ant, pop singer, is 61. Larry Holmes, former heavyweight boxing champ, is 66. Gerd Muller, legendary German footballer, is 70. Anna Wintour, editor of American Vogue, is 66. Dwight Yorke, former Man Utd footballer, is 44. Roseanne Barr, comedian, is 63.


Sean 'Diddy' Combs, rapper, is 46. Matthew McConaughey, actor, is 46. Laura Bush, former US first lady, is 69. Chris Difford, singer-guitarist of Squeeze, is 61. Loretta Swit, actress best known as Hotlips in M*A*S*H, is 78.


Art Garfunkel, singer and actor, is 74. Sam Shepard, actor, is 72. Tatum O'Neal, youngest ever Oscar-winner (aged 10), is 52. Bryan Adams, singer-songwriter, is 56. Ryan Adams, singer-songwriter, is 41. Jonny Greenwood, Radiohead guitarist, is 44. Tilda Swinton, actress, is 55. Lester Piggott, former jockey, is 80. Alexa Chung, contributor at Vogue, is 32. Peter Noone, singer with Herman's Hermits, is 68.


Sally Field, actress, is 69. Ethan Hawke, actor, is 44. Thandie Newton, actress, is 43. Rebecca Romijn, X-Men actress, is 43. Gareth Williams, former Wales and Lions rugby player, is 61. Glenn Frey, founding member of The Eagles, is 67. Tom Court, Ireland rugby player, is 35. John Giles, former footballer and manager-turned TV pundit, is 75. Padraic Delaney, Irish actor, is 38. Guy Clark, singer-songwriter, is 74.


Lorde (Ella Yelich-O'Connor), Royals singer, is 19. Neil Hannon, Divine Comedy singer, is 45. Joni Mitchell, singer/songwriter, is 72. Liam O Maonlai, founding member of the Hothouse Flowers, is 51. Morgan Spurlock, actor/ director, is 46. Mairtin Tom Sheainin, presenter on TG4, is 60. Sharleen Spiteri, singer with Texas, is 48. Tinie Tempah, rapper, is 27.


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