Celebrity Deaths

Clarence Gilyard Jr., famous for his roles in Die Hard and Walker Texas Ranger, has died. He was 66. The cause of death has yet to be revealed.

Jordan took social media by storm during the pandemic, earning a whole new generation of fans

Her powerful, distinct and sultry voice was heard on her first album “Marva Hicks” released in 1991 with a Top 10 charting hit single “Never Been in Love Before.”

Actress Shonka Dukureh has been found dead inside her Nashville apartment, right on the heels of a standout role in the new 'Elvis' biopic.

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Jeff Gladney has succumbed to a fatal car crash that occurred on Monday morning (May 30) in Dallas, Texas.

Beloved Hollywood veteran Ray Liotta has died at the age of 67 while on location in the Dominican Republic where he was shooting a movie.

Virgil Abloh, the Off-White founder who revolutionized modern collaboration with Nike, Jordan as well as Louis Vuitton’s artistic director, has died of cancer. He was 41.

Ralph Tavares of the R&B group Tavares died Wednesday at his home in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. He was 79, and would’ve turned 80 today, Dec. 10. His cause of death has not yet been released.

The comedian wrote for Richard Pryor for a number of years and further established his legend with his work on Chappelle's Show.

Rapper Double K, born Michael Turner, of Los Angeles-based Hip-Hop duo People Under the Stairs has passed away.

The legendary actress won an Emmy and Tony Award and was the first Black actress to receive an honorary Oscar.

Here is a list of celebrities and public figures who died in 2021