2017 has passed us by, and we’re still reeling at what just happened. These past 365 days were some of the most important in recent memory. During all of this, many fantastic celebrities bid farewell to this Earth. We take a look at eight that are no longer with us.
Mary Tyler Moore
Mary Tyler Moore died from cardiopulmonary arrest at the age of 80. The actress left behind a legacy with iconic roles in The Dick Van Dyke Show and The Mary Tyler Moore Show. Throughout her career, Moore earned seven Emmy Awards.
At the age of 80, iconic musician Chuck Berry succumbed to cardiac arrest. He was one of the first musicians to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. His final studio album Chuck was released three months following his death.
Beloved actor Bill Paxton left us behind after having a stroke during heart surgery. Storm chasers paid tribute to the Twister star by spelling his initials online. Aside from the 1996 film, Paxton had memorable roles in Apollo 13, Tombstone, and Aliens.
Roger Moore is best known for portraying James Bond in seven iconic films in the franchise. He passed away at his home due to prostate cancer. London’s Pinewood Studios opened the Roger Moore Stage in memory of the actor.