The Year That Took Too Much

Celebrity Deaths 2016

Alan Rickman is an English actor best known for his appearances in Harry Potter and Die Hard.

IndianExpress

Alan Rickman is an English actor best known for his appearances in Harry Potter and Die Hard.

Ryan McFarlin

2016 has taken the lives of many famous people, and not just actors, but athletes and musicians as well. Among the most notable are Alan Rickman, David Bowie, and Muhammad Ali. Alan died on January 14th in London, England due to pancreatic cancer. He is known for his appearance as Hans Gruber in Die Hard as well as playing Severus Snape in the Harry Potter series. David Bowie died on January 10th of liver cancer in Manhattan, New York. He was a rock musician who called himself Ziggy Stardust and wrote songs like “Space Oddity” and “Changes”. Muhammad Ali died on June 3rd of septic shock in Scottsdale, Arizona. Muhammad was a heavyweight boxer and was a three-time champion. A few other celebrities include the following: Carrie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds, Fidel Castro, and George Michael. These are just a few celebrities out of the long list that were taken from us during 2016. 2016 truly was the Year That Took Too Much.