Renowned singer, songwriter and poet Leonard Cohen, who penned the haunting classic Hallelujah, has died aged 82.
Reg Grundy, the producer behind soap opera Neighbours and many other Australian TV series, has died at 92.
Former football player and Match Of The Day presenter Jimmy Hill has died aged 87.
Canadian politician Flora MacDonald has died aged 89.
The last surviving member of the classic Motorhead line-up has paid tribute to the band's frontman Lemmy, who has died at 70.
Tributes have been paid to the last surviving Dambusters pilot after his death aged 96.
Actor Stephen Lewis, known for his role in popular sitcom On The Buses, has died aged 88, his family said.
Actor Bill Roache has led tributes to "the father of Coronation Street", its creator, Tony Warren, who has died aged 79.
Dundee-born Baxter Mitchell, co-owner of the famous Falcon pub which entertained stars including Oasis, has passed away at the Royal Free Hospital in London.
Alan Rickman, best known for his roles in the Harry Potter films and Die Hard, has died aged 69.