Celebrity Deaths: 2012 Famous Deaths List People

Celebrity Deaths: 2012 Famous Deaths List

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The Official 2012 Celebrity Deaths list. What famous stars died in 2012? These are the famous deaths in 2012. These famous people who died in 2012 are actors, musicians and notable world leaders who we now mourn their passing. This list of dead celebrities was updated with all notable deaths in 2012 along with a brief obituary for each. Which stars died in 2012? The more recent famous celebrity deaths are listed at the top, though you are also able to sort by the notable stars names as well. The stars who died in 2012 will be missed and all the famous dead celebrities of 2012 have been listed. If we have missed anyone though, please let us know if the comments below.

Also look at Celebrity Deaths 2011 for last years list as well as dead celebrities 2013 for last year and famous dead celebs 2014 for the current year.
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  1. 96
    1923 More
    12/24/12: Award winning actor, Charles Durning, died of unknown causes in his home in New ... more
  2. 95
    1922 More
    12/24/12: Television and movie actor, Jack Klugman, passed away from natural causes. Klugman ... more
  3. 94
    1920 More
    12/11/12: Ravi Shankar, the world renowned sitarist, passed away from natural causes. Shankar ... more
  4. 93
    1969 More
    12/9/12: Mexican singer and TV personality, Jenni Rivera, was killed in a plane crash. Rivera, ... more
  5. 92
    1920 More
    12/5/12: Acclaimed jazz pianist, Dave Brubeck, died of heart failure. Brubeck was best known ... more
  6. 91
    1926 More
    11/28/12: Motivational speaker and author, Zig Ziglar, passed away from pneumonia. He was ... more
  7. 90
    1931 More
    11/23/2012: Actor of TV and film, Larry Hagman, died from complications due to throat cancer. more
  8. 89
    1930 More
    10/14/12: Former U.S. Senator, Arlen Specter, died after a long battle with non-Hodgkins ... more
  9. 88
    1922 More
    10/21/12: Former U.S. Rep, Senator and the 1972 Democratic Presidental Nominee, George ...
  10. 87
    1935 More
    10/10/12: Former NFL player turned actor, Alex Karras, passed away from kidney disease. He ... more
  11. 86
    1983 More
    9/26/12: Actor, Johnny Lewis, best known for his role in "Sons of Anarchy", was ... more
  12. 85
    1927 More
    9/25/12: Singer/Songwriter and TV Personality, Andy Williams passed away from cancer of the ... more
  13. 84
    1957 More
    9/3/12: Actor, Michael Clarke Duncan, passed away in the hospital where he had been since a ... more
  14. 83
    1930 More
    8/25/12: Astronaut Neil Armstrong died at 82 due to complications from blocked coronary ...
  15. 82
    1934 More
    8/24/12: Voice actor and puppeteer, Jerry Nelson, most known for voicing The Count in ...
  16. 81
    1917 More
    8/20/12: Revolutionary comedian, Phyllis Diller, was found dead in her home. Diller was most ... more
  17. 80
    1944 More
    8/19/12: Renowned director, Tony Scott, was found dead after committing suicide in San Pedro ... more
  18. 79
    1939 More
    8/18/12: Singer/songwriter, Scott McKenzie, known for his hit song, "San Francisco (Be ... more
  19. 78
    1983 More
    8/17/12: Star of "Real World: Hollywood", Joey Kovar, was found dead at the age of ... more
  20. 77
    1949 More
    8/14/12: Actor, Ron Palillo, most known for his role as Horshack in "Welcome Back ...
  21. 76
    1922 More
    8/13/12: Brown was the Editor in Chief for Cosmopolitan Magazine for 32 years. She was also ... more
  22. 75
    1919 More
    8/13/12: Major league baseball player, Johnny Pesky, most notable for playing for the Red Sox ... more
  23. 74
    1926 More
    8/12/12: Comic book forefather, Joe Kubert, died in his home at the age of 85. Kubert was most ... more
  24. 73
    1925 More
    8/10/12: Special effects creator, Carlo Rambaldi, died in his home after a long bout with ... more
  25. 72
    1964 More
    8/9/12: Writer/Actor, David Rakoff, known for his contributions to "This American ...

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