1. Bobbi Kristina Brown

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The 22-year-old daughter of music legend Whitney Houston and R&B singer Bobby Brown died on July 26.

2. Percy Sledge

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The soul singer, known for his hit single “When a Man Loves a Woman,” died in April at the age of 74.

3. Julian Bond

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The legendary civil rights leader passed away in August at the age of 75.

4. Errol Brown

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The lead singer of the band responsible for the popular 1970s hit “You Sexy Thing” died in July at the age of 71.

5. B.B. King

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The iconic blues musician died in May at the age of 89.

6. Ben Powers

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The “Good Times” actor died in April at the age of 64.

7. Stuart Scott

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The ESPN anchor died in January at the age of 49 after a long battle with cancer.

8. Andrae Crouch

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The Grammy Award-winning gospel great died in January at the age of 72.

9. Anthony Mason

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The former New York Knicks star died in March at the age of 48.

10. Charmayne Maxwell

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The member of the popular ’90s group Brownstone passed away in March at the age of 46.

11. Amelia Boynton Robinson

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The prominent civil rights leader died in August at the age of 104.

12. Darryl Dawkins

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The former NBA great died in August at the age of 58.

13. Wes Craven

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The Hollywood producer of horror films like “A Nightmare on Elm Street” died in August at the age of 76.

14. Beau Biden

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The former Delaware AG and son of Vice President Joe Biden died in May at the age of 46.

15. E’Dena Hines

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Morgan Freeman’s step-granddaughter died in August at the age of 33.

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