She had reportedly been in poor health for several years.(REX/Shutterstock) Actress Erin Moran died at the age of 57 on April 22, 2017.Charlie was best known for his standup career and appearances on Chappelle’s Show. (REX/Shutterstock) REX/Shutterstock Longtime TCM host Robert Osborne died at the age of 84 on March 2, 2017.Robert suffered form an unknown medical condition that caused him to quit the show in 2016. (REX Shutterstock) Actor Frank Pellegrino died at the age of 72 on January 31, 2017 from lung cancer.He suffered from schizoaffective disorder, and committed suicide by hanging.
(Courtesy Photo_) Robert Wilson died at the age of 75 on May 4, 2017. Robert was father to actors Luke and Owen Wilson, and was a TV icon.(Courtesy of Warner Brothers) Sam Shepard, a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and actor, passed away on July 27.Along with writing such iconic plays as ‘Buried Child,’ ‘True West’ and ‘Fool For Love,’ he was a renowned character actor.(REX/Shutterstock) Robert Hardy, CBE, dies at age 91 on August 3.The distinguished actor, of stage and screen, was known for his roles in ‘All Creatures Great And Small’ and as Cornelius Fudge in the ‘Harry Potter’ movies.He was the star of Goodfellas and played FBI Chief Frank Cubitoso on The Sopranos.(Courtesy of HBO) Courtesy of HBO Musician John Wetton died at the age of 67 on January 31, 2017 from lung cancer.Born Kesha Sebert but better known as Ke$ha, her debut single "Ti K To K" reached #1 in nine countries and became the second best-selling digital single in history.She has also released such hits as "We R Who We R," "Die Young" and "Praying." Her mother taught her how to write songs, and she dropped out of school at age seventeen to move to Los Angeles and pursue a career in music. She wrote "Till the World Ends" for Britney Spears.The actress played Joanie Cunningham on Happy Days, and on the spinoff Joanie Loves Chachi. (Henderson/Miller-Milkis/Paramount Television) Para/REX/Shutterstock Joan Lee died at the age of 93 on July 6, 2017. She was married to Marvel creator Stan Lee for 69 years.They met when he was supposed to take her friend on a date, and took “the most beautiful girl I’d ever seen” out instead.