Ray Manzarek, the keyboardist and founding member of The Doors who had a dramatic impact on rock 'n' roll, has died at 74 after a battle with cancer.
Only Fools and Horses star Roger Lloyd-Pack has died aged 69, his agent said.
The Professionals star Lewis Collins has died aged 67, his agent said.
American Doug Engelbart, the inventor of the computer mouse and developer of early incarnations of email, word processing programmes and the internet, has died at the age of 88.
Jean Stapleton, the character actress who played Archie Bunker’s better half, Edith, in TV’s groundbreaking 1970s comedy All In The Family, has died. She was 90.
The second American to orbit the Earth and one of the last surviving original Mercury 7 astronauts has died.
Are You Being Served? actor Frank Thornton died in his sleep in the early hours of Saturday morning at the age of 92, his agent David Daly has said.
Grammy-winning jazz keyboard player and producer George Duke has died at the age of 67, according to a spokesman.
Actor Peter Gilmore, who headed the cast of long-running BBC seafaring drama The Onedin Line, has died at the age of 81.
Songwriter George Jackson, co-author of Old Time Rock and Roll and hundreds of other soul and rock tunes, has died at 68.