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.


Global notable deaths of 2012

Notable deaths of 2012 from the UK

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