Some of the celebrities who have died in 2018

Celebrity deaths in 2018: 27 famous faces who are no longer with us

From the 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin to the 'King of Clubs' Peter Stringfellow, many famous faces died in 2018.

The year has been notable for the sad passing of many well-known names from the worlds of sport, entertainment and beyond. Here are some of those whose deaths have made the world a poorer place.

The ex-footballer, who died aged 59 on January 14, was just the third black player to be capped by England. He played over 600 league games, mainly for West Brom and Coventry, in a 19-year career.

5. Cyrille Regis

The ex-footballer, who died aged 59 on January 14, was just the third black player to be capped by England. He played over 600 league games, mainly for West Brom and Coventry, in a 19-year career.
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The presenter died on April 18, aged 62. He was best known for Pick Of The Pops on radio and Supermarket Sweep, the National Lottery game show In It to Win It and Pets Win Prizes on TV.

6. Dale Winton

The presenter died on April 18, aged 62. He was best known for Pick Of The Pops on radio and Supermarket Sweep, the National Lottery game show In It to Win It and Pets Win Prizes on TV.
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The Swedish musician, DJ, remixer, and record producer was just 28 when he was found dead in Muscat, Oman, on April 20. Avicii - real name Tim Bergling - was credited as one of the DJs who ushered electronic music into Top 40 radio.

7. DJ Avicii

The Swedish musician, DJ, remixer, and record producer was just 28 when he was found dead in Muscat, Oman, on April 20. Avicii - real name Tim Bergling - was credited as one of the DJs who ushered electronic music into Top 40 radio.
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The lead singer of Irish rock band The Cranberries was just 46 when she was found dead in a hotel on January 15. She was best known for huge '90s anthems like Linger, Dreams and Zombie.

8. Dolores O'Riordan

The lead singer of Irish rock band The Cranberries was just 46 when she was found dead in a hotel on January 15. She was best known for huge '90s anthems like Linger, Dreams and Zombie.
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