Novelist Sue Townsend on 11 April 2014 died after a short illness
A Dutch priest Frans Van der Lugt was shot dead on 7 April 2014 in Homs by a gunman. He was 70.
American film actor and entertainer, Mickey Rooney died in California at the age of 93.
Ashish Bose, veteran demographer died in New Delhi due to illness on 7 April 2014.
Dada Saheb Phalke awardee, V K Murthy died on 7 April 2014 at his residence in Shankarapuram. He was 91.
Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Anja Niedringhaus on 4 April 2014 shot dead by a policeman in Afghanistan.
Former President of Guinea Kumba Yala died at the age of 61 due to cardiac arrest.
Frankie Knuckles, the iconic Chicago based house DJ, died on 31 March 2014 in Chicago.
Nanda, the veteran actress of Hindi and Marathi films died on 25 March 2014 in Mumbai at the age of 75.
Adolfo Suarez, the first elected Prime Minister of Spain died on 23 March 2014.
Former Brazilian international footballer Hilderaldo Luiz Bellini died on 21 March 2014 after a heart attack.
The renowned author and journalist Khushwant Singh died on 20 March 2014 at the age of 99 in Delhi. He was mainly famous as the best storyteller.
Former Arunachal Pradesh Minister, TC Teli died on 14 March 2014 in Itanagar at 50. He is now survived by his two wives, four sons and five daughters.
Former president and leader of Sierra Leone, Ahmad Tejan Kabbah died in Freetown at the age of 82.
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.