Celebrity Deaths - 2017


#1623

Eamonn Campbell, the man who suggested to his Dubliner band colleagues that they might consider recording an auld song with The Pogues, has died, aged 70 after a brief illness.

Now there was a man who looked older than he was.


#1624

not a celebrity


#1625

For sure. Could have been in his 80s if you went on appearance


#1626

I tend to agree and have edited the thread title accordingly. Some of the no marks included this year is beyond a joke.


#1627

The man played on Top of the Pops pal. Show some respect.


#1628

Seemed to have been a bit of a tortured soul by the looks of it


#1629

Thats not a very complimentary piece. Not your normal obituary anyway. Tough reading in parts.

Probably better remember this guy


#1630

Why would you be in a hellhole like Wetherspoons to witness this?


#1631

RIP Benson


#1632

RIP Fats.


#1633

Benson
Fats Domino

Jesus fucking wept


#1634

Racist.

Fats cameoed on The Monkees ffs


#1635

Broken leg apparently. RIP.


#1636

Roy “Doc” Halliday, one of the finest pitchers in baseball history has been killed in a light aeroplane crash.


#1637

Higgins from Magnum PI.


#1638

he was told once “he was a credit to the empire” because of his British accent. he was from Texas


#1639

Zeus and Appolo were two fine dogs


#1640

Alan Potts RIP


#1641

Wife died during summer. Amazing how many elderly couples go within same year. Rip


#1642

Sergio Aguero