Celebrity Deaths of 2016: The Comprehensive List

25. Leon Russell (74)


Russell made all types of musical contributions across several genres during his extensive 60-year career.  He collaborated with the likes of Eric Clapton, George Harrison and Bob Dylan.  Elton John called him a “mentor.”  A variety of ailments took his life at age 74.

26. Bernard Fox (89)


Bernard Fox was a Welsh actor who appeared in the hit TV shows Bewitched and Hogan’s Heroes.  He also played a role in the wildly popular movie, Titanic, directed by James Cameron.  He died at the old age of 89 due to heart failure.