Author Joe McGinniss died on 10 March 2014 at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Massachusetts at 71 due to prostate cancer.
Vice President of Afghanistan Marshal Mohammad Qasim Fahim died on 9 March 2014 due to natural cause.
Sheila MacRae, a veteran stage, film and TV performer died at the age of 92 in New Jersey.
Frank Jobe orthopedic surgeon who pioneered surgery in sports died due to illness in Santa Monica, California at 88.
Former Union Minister Bhuvnesh Chaturvedi died at a private heart hospital in Kota after protracted illness at the age of 85.
The renowned Telugu writer, Janamaddhi Hanamachhaastri at the age of 90 in Kapada town of Andhra Pradesh.
World famous Spanish guitarist Paco de Lucia passed away in Mexico
Harold Ramis, the American actor, writer and director of classic comedy films died in Chicago
Eminent painter, Prokash Karmakar died following age-related illness at the age of 81. He was the winner of Lalit Kala Akademi National Award.
Sid Caesar a great TV comedian died at 91 on 14 February 2014.
Hindi writer Amar Kant passed away at the age of 88 due to ill health in Uttar Pradesh
Carnatic music, Vocalist Rudra Krishna Srikantan, 94 died due to chest congestion in Bangalore
The great footballer of Preston and England, Tom Finney died at the age of 91 on 14 February 2014.
Balu Mahendra died due to cardiac arrest at the age of 75 in Chennai. He was an award winning film director and cinematographer.
Former Hollywood child star Shirley Temple passed away on 11 February 2014.
Olympian distance runner Ranjit Bhatia died.
Legendary bhajan singer Juthika Roy died in Kolkata on 6 February 2014.
First Padma Shri awardee of Meghalaya Silverine Swer died at her residence at the age of 103. She received the Padma Shri award in 1990.
Oscar-winning American actor, Philip Seymour Hoffman died on 2 February 2014 at his flat in New York at the age of 46.
The Cuban revolutionary, Ulises Estrada who during 1960s was an aid of Che Guevara during his campaign in Africa died at the age of 79 years.
Pete Seeger, the singer, folk-song collector and songwriter died at Presbyterian Hospital in New York on 27 January 2014.
Raymond Weil the founder of the watch brand of his name died at the age of 87. He is considered the great innovators of the Swiss watch industry.
Karl Slym, MD of Tata Motors died after falling from hotel building in Bangkok, where he was to attend board meet of Tata Motors Thailand Limited.
The former Deputy CM of Jharkhand, Sudhir Mahato died on 22 January 2014 following a heart attack at Ghatsila in Singhbhum district.
Former 5000mts world record-holder and politician Christopher Chataway died in London due to cancer. In 1955 he was knitted by Queen Elizabeth II.
Dr Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin spiritual head of the Dawoodi Bohra community died of cardiac arrest in Mumbai on 17 January 2014.
Famous Bengali actress Suchitra Sen died in Kolkota on 17 January 2014. She was 82.
Famous Marathi writer and Social activist, Namdeo Dhasal died in Mumbai.
Israel’s former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon died on 11 January 2014.
Social activist IIa Pathak passed away in Ahmedabad due to prolonged illness