The anti-apartheid revolutionary of South Africa, Nelson Mandela died at Johannesburg. He was of 95 years old.
Paul Walker, the star of the "Fast & Furious" movie series, died in a car accident in Southern California, US on 30 November 2013.
Noted Dalit writer Omprakash Valmiki passed away on 17 November 2013 at Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
A British biochemist, Frederick Sanger died. He is the only person to win the Nobel Prize two times for Chemistry.
British Nobel Prize-winning author Doris Lessing was died on 17 November 2013 at London. She was 94 years old.
Ram Kripalu Tripathi, popularly known as Jagadguru Kripaluji Maharaj passed away on 15 November 2013 at New Delhi.
Veteran journalist R.K. Mukker passed away on 13 November 2013 after prolonged illness. He was 88 years old.
Vijaydan Detha died on 10 November 2013 in Borunda village in Jodhpur. He gave a modern touch and identity to the folk tales of Rajasthan.
Tarla Dalal, one of the first celebrity chefs of India as well as prolific cookbook writer died on 6 November 2013 due to heart attack in Mumbai.
The speaker of the Madhya Pradesh Assembly, Iswardas Rohani died due to cardiac arrest in Jabalpur.
Assamese music director Sher Choudhury passed away on 6 November 2013 at B. Baruah Cancer Institute in Guwahati, Assam.
Legendary Pakistani folk singer Reshma passed away in Lahore, Pakistan on 3 November 2013 after a long battle with throat cancer.
The former Lok Sabha and Revenue Secretary, Nitish Sengupta died due to the cardiac arrest. Now he is survived by two daughters.
Lou Reed, the poet of rock ‘n’ roll, passed away on 27 October 2013 at Southampton, New York, United States. He was 71 years old.
Rajendra Yadav, the noted Hindi writer passed away on 28 October 2013 at Mayur Vihar, Delhi because of prolonged illness. He was 84 years old.
A theatre personality and a noted painter, Vijay Soni also known as Viko died at the age of 74 at New Delhi.
The former director of AIR and Registrar of Newspaper, R N Mahadevan of 84 years died.
British sculptor Sir Anthony Caro passed away on 23 October 2013. He was 89 years old. He died after a heart attack.
Lawrence R Klein, Nobel Prize winning economist died on 20 October 2013 in Gladwyne, near Philadelphia
Singer Noel Harrison died at his home in Devon, aged 79 on 22 October 2013
Jovanka Broz, the widow of Josip Broz Tito, the Yugoslavian communist leader, died on 20 October 2013 in Belgrade at the age of 88.
Renowned musician Madhuri Chattopadhyay died on 19 October 2013
Noted Malayalam music composer K Raghavan died at Thalassery in Kannur district of Kerala on 19 October 2013.
Eminent Telugu writer and Gyanpeeth award recipient, Dr. Ravuri Bharadwaja passed away in Hyderabad on 18 October 2013.
Sarojini Varadappan, the renowned social worker died on 17 October 2013 in Chennai following a brief illness. She was 92 years old.
Noted Marathi playwright and political thinker Govind P Deshpande died on 16 October 2013 at Pune.
Oscar Hijuelos, the Cuban-American writer died on 13 October 2013 in New York City. He was 62 years old. He was the first Latino to win the Pulitzer Prize.
TD Rangaramanujan, the former Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) president died on 14 October 2013.
Mohan Dharia, the former Union Minister died on 14 October 2013 in New Delhi. He was 88 years old.
Well-known Telugu film actor, Srihari died on 9 October 2013 at a private hospital in Mumbai