Celebrity deaths of 2019: All of the stars who died this year

As we quickly approach 2020, let's take a moment to reflect on the talented individuals Hollywood lost this year. 

2019 saw the passings of multiple young celebrities — far too many. The death of 20-year-old Disney Channel actor Cameron Boyce in July left fans devastated, as did the loss of rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was 33 when he was shot and killed in March. More famous faces gone too soon included K-pop singer Sulli, 25, rapper Juice WRLD, 21, and 35-year-old actor and model Godfrey Gao.

Many of this year's deaths were quite unexpected, like that of "Riverdale" and "90210" actor Luke Perry, who suffered a stroke at age 52.

PHOTOS: Celebrities who died in 2019

Celebrity deaths of 2019
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Celebrity deaths of 2019
Actor Cameron Boyce, 20: Read more here
Actor Luke Perry, 52. Read more here.
Actress Doris Day, 97: Read more here
Actor John Witherspoon, 77: Read more here
Actress and comedian Carol Channing, 97: Read more here
Rapper Nipsey Hussle, 33: Read more here
Director John Singleton, 51: Read more here
Actor and model Godfrey Gao, 35: Read more here
Gloria Vanderbilt, 95: Read more here

Peter Tork of The Monkees, 77: Read more here

"Top Chef" standout Fatima Ali, 29: Read more here
"Sesame Street" puppeteer Caroll Spinney, 85: Read more here
Author Toni Morrison, 88: Read more here
Actor Danny Aiello, 86: Read more here

Designer Karl Lagerfeld, 85: Read more here

Actor Bob Einstein, 76: Read more here
Actress Katherine Helmond, 89: Read more here
Actor William Wintersole, 88: Read more here
Georgia Engel, 70: Read more here
Lee Radziwill, 85: Read more here
Kristoff St. John, 52: Read more here
Actress and singer Diahann Carroll, 84: Read more here
Comedian Kevin Barnett, 32: Read more here
Rip Torn, 88: Read more here
"Willy Wonka" actress Denise Nickerson, 62: Read more here
K-pop star Sulli, 25: Read more here
Actress Lisa Sheridan, 44: Read more here
"Dog the Bounty Hunter" star Beth Chapman, 51: Read more here
Rapper Juice WLRD, 21: Read more here
Actress Peggy Lipton, 72: Read more here
The Prodigy frontman Keith Flint, 49: Read more here
Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter, 78: Read more here
Actress Shelley Morrison, 83: Read more here

A number of history makers passed away in 2019: "Boyz n the Hood" director John Singleton, who was the first black director nominated for an Academy Award, died at 51 years old after experiencing a stroke, and prolific author Toni Morrison, the first black woman of any nationality to receive a Nobel Prize, died at 88.

Famed New York City socialites Gloria Vanderbilt and Lee Radziwill also passed away this year, as did "Sesame Street" puppeteer Caroll Spinney, who played Big Bird for nearly 50 years.

More notable deaths included designer Karl Lagerfeld and actress Doris Day.

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