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Celebrity Obituaries

Celebrity obituaries are an opportunity to learn about the history and contribution of famous and favorite celebrities. A celebrity's obituary will have all the important details of their lives, including how they got their big break in show business and what movies or shows made them famous. You'll even find out about personal information such as family ties and romantic interests.

BB King - obituary
15 May 2015 at 2:04am
by Telegraph Staff
Virtuoso blues guitarist and singer who combined technical agility with passionate vocals

Elizabeth Wilson, actress - obituary
12 May 2015 at 1:49pm
by Telegraph Staff
Character actress who played Dustin Hoffman's mother in The Graduate

Robert Rietti, voiceover actor - obituary
22 Apr 2015 at 1:41pm
by Telegraph Staff
Actor known as 'The Man of a Thousand Voices' whose fruity tones dubbed the dialogue of sco...

Viv Nicholson, pools winner - obituary
12 Apr 2015 at 1:54pm
by Telegraph Staff
Factory worker from Yorkshire whose life spectacularly unravelled after her husband won the...

Dr Fredric Brandt, dermatologist - obituary
6 Apr 2015 at 11:45am
by Telegraph Staff
American dermatologist who crafted a 'New New Face' for wealthy clients - using himself as ...

Cynthia Lennon - obituary
1 Apr 2015 at 1:32pm
by Telegraph Staff
Wife of John Lennon whose 10-year relationship fell apart when he met Yoko Ono

Sam Simon, Simpsons co-creator - obituary
9 Mar 2015 at 6:02pm
by Telegraph Staff
Comedy writer and producer whose greatest success was as the co-creator of The Simpsons

June Randall, script supervisor - obituary
28 Feb 2015 at 7:55am
by Telegraph Staff
Continuity girl who kept James Bond up to scratch and worked with Stanley Kubrick

Miss Marple actress Geraldine McEwan dies aged 82
31 Jan 2015 at 1:09pm
by Nicola Harley
Actress Geraldine McEwan, known for playing Agatha Christie sleuth Miss Marple on televisio...

Lotte Hass, undersea film-maker - obituary
25 Jan 2015 at 12:55pm
by Telegraph Staff
Fearless underwater photographer whose trailblazing films of creatures of the deep delighte...

Ward Swingle, jazz vocalist - obituary
20 Jan 2015 at 10:33am
by Telegraph Staff
Founder of the Swingle Singers, the easy-listening a cappella group that blended Bach with ...

Graeme Goodall - obituary
12 Jan 2015 at 12:06pm
by Telegraph Staff
Australian recording engineer who co-founded Island Records and popularised ska music

Joe Guercio - obituary
7 Jan 2015 at 2:02pm
by Telegraph Staff
Conductor and arranger who was Elvis Presley's bandleader during the 1970s

Luise Rainer - obituary
30 Dec 2014 at 9:05am
by Telegraph Staff
Luise Rainer was a double Oscar-winning actress known as 'the Viennese Teardrop' who quit p...

Actress Billie Whitelaw in pictures
21 Dec 2014 at 4:53pm
by Telegraph Staff
The film and stage actress Billie Whitelaw has died peacefully, aged 82

Jane Bown - obituary
21 Dec 2014 at 2:42pm
by Telegraph Staff
Celebrated portrait photographer for the Observer who brought her camera to shoots in a sho...

Mandy Rice-Davies - obituary
19 Dec 2014 at 5:50am
by Telegraph Staff
Star performer in the Profumo scandal who reinvented herself as a successful businesswoman

Death is always the best career move
16 Dec 2014 at 8:35am
by Obits Desk
As illustrated by Google's list of most popular searches of 2014, dying can create a life o...

Mike Nichols - obituary
20 Nov 2014 at 9:58am
by Telegraph Staff
Prolific director in film and theatre whose Oscar-winning movie The Graduate was a cinemati...

Lynda Bellingham: Her coffin was carried out to 'There's no bu...
3 Nov 2014 at 12:18pm
by Jan Etherington
As friends and family gather for Lynda Bellingham's funeral, Jan Etherington recounts the d...