Celebrity deaths 2020: The famous faces and notable figures we said goodbye to this year | Ents & Arts News
Acting legends Sean Connery and Kirk Douglas, sports stars Jack Charlton and Diego Maradona, forces’ sweetheart Vera Lynn, Black Panther hero Chadwick Boseman and TV presenter Caroline Flack – we have said goodbye to many famous faces in 2020.
Other stars who have died this year include basketball star Kobe Bryant, rock ‘n’ roll founding father Little Richard and one of Celebrity Big Brother’s most memorable contestants, Jackie Stallone. And the COVID-19 pandemic meant we also mourned celebrities including much-loved British comedians Eddie Large and Bobby Ball.
Here’s a look back at the careers, the legacies and the tributes following the deaths of famous faces from the worlds of music, film, TV, fashion, sport and politics.