Global notable deaths of 2013

From Hollywood stars and influential writers, to the passing of a world statesman - spend a few minutes watching our annual look back at global lives lost from the past 12 months.

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A more extensive look at UK lives lost will be published on 31 December 2013

A look at UK figures who died was published on 31 December 2013, and can be found here.

All images subject to copyright. Most images courtesy PA, AFP/Getty, AP, Reuters and Rex Features.

Charles Pollock image courtesy Fred R Conrad/NYT/Redux/eyevine.

Music by Blue Oyster Cult, Patti Page, Lou Reed, The Spinners, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and KPM Music.

Slideshow by Paul Kerley. Publication date 30 December 2013.

Related:

Global notable deaths of 2012

Notable deaths of 2012 from the UK

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