Thursday 22 March 2018


Bob Dylan is 74. Sean Kelly, cyclist, is 59. William Trevor, novelist and playwright, is 87. Priscilla Presley, ex-wife of Elvis, is 70. Jim Broadbent, actor, is 66. Dermot O'Leary, TV presenter, is 42. Kristin Scott Thomas, English actress, is 55. John C Reilly, comedic actor, is 50. Eric Cantona, former footballer, is 49. Packie Bonner, ex-Ireland goalkeeper, is 55.


Cillian Murphy, movie star, is 39. Ian McKellen, actor, is 76. Lauryn Hill, singer with The Fugees, is 40. Anthea Turner, TV personality, is 55. Anne Heche, actress, is 46. Julian Clary, comedian, is 56. Mike Myers, Austin Powers actor, is 52. Paul Weller, singer-guitarist, is 57. Jonny Wilkinson, former England rugby player, is 36. Frank Oz, puppeteer, is 71.


Matt Stone, South Park co-creator, is 44. Lenny Kravitz, rock singer, is 51. Helena Bonham Carter, actress, is 49. Hank Williams Jr, country musician, is 66. Pam Grier, actress who starred in Jackie Brown, is 66. Stevie Nicks, of Fleetwood Mac, is 67. Prince Frederik of Denmark is 47.


Christopher Lee, actor, is 93. Joseph Fiennes, actor, is 45. Paul Bettany, actor, is 44. Cilla Black, singer and Blind Date presenter, i s 72. Neil Finn, Crowded House singer, is 57. Jamie Oliver, TV chef, is 40. Henry Kissinger, former diplomat, is 92. Andre 3000, of hip-hop band OutKast, is 40. Chris Colfer, Glee actor, is 25. Peri Gilpin, actress who played 'Roz' in Frasier, is 54. Siouxsie Sioux, singer, is 58.


Mark Feehily, Westlife singer, is 35. Kylie Minogue, pop icon, is 47. David Baddiel, comedian, is 51. Carroll Baker, Oscar-nominated actress, is 84. Gladys Knight, singer known as the 'Empress of Soul', is 71. John Fogerty, singer/songwriter of Creedence Clearwater Revival, is 70. Carey Mulligan, English actress, is 30.


LaToya Jackson, singer and sister of Michael, is 59. Annette Bening, actress, is 57. Melissa Etheridge, singer, is 54. Noel Gallagher, Oasis songwriter, is 48. Melanie Brown, Spice Girl, is 40. Francis Rossi of Status Quo is 66. Rupert Everett, actor, is 56. Danny Elfman, movie composer, is 62. Gary Brooker of Procol Harum is 70.


Colm Meaney, acclaimed Irish actor, is 62. Colm Toibin, award-winning novelist, is 60. Tom Morello, guitarist of Rage Against the Machine, is 51. Harry Enfield, comedian, is 54. Cee Lo Green, singer formerly of Gnarls Barkley, is 40. Topper Headon, The Clash drummer, is 60. Steven Gerrard, Liverpool and former England footballer, is 35.


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