The Year That Was: Celebs who died in 2016


Various memes have been making the rounds on social media about how hard 2016 was for many. Indeed it was a long and hard year, as we lost many talented individuals, not just in South Africa but across the globe. 

In this post, we focus on the national and international icons that died this year: 

Though they may be gone, the legacy these icons left through their larger than life personalities and respective crafts that led to them being the famous people they are today lives on.

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