Many unfortunate events kicked off in 2020, and the entire world is facing the toll. Celebrities, sportspeople, and other famous legends personalities have lost their lives owing to several reasons. The entertainment industry lost some notable celebrities, and these people’s absence creates a void in the fans and admirers.
legend was 60 when he breathed his last on November 25, 2020. The Argentine
soccer player led his country to the 1986 World Cup Championship. The Sports
Illustrated in 2019 ranked the fifty all-time top footballers; the legend came
out on top, surpassing Brazilian legend Pelé. Even long after his retirement in
1997, the admirers continued to idolize him as the Golden Boy. He was well
known for his jersey number 10, and this trend became synonymous with him.
Currently, the country’s President declared national mourning for the
significant loss to the country and the whole world.
was an ace Bollywood star who passed away at the age of 67 in April. The actor
was facing a long battle with the deadly disease leukemia. The deteriorating
health conditions of the actor in 2019 saddened several faces in India and
abroad. The third-generation actor, son of Raj Kapoor, was very talented and
notable. The star even received the National Award for his acting as a child
artist in the 1970 suit of Mera Naam Joker. The actor worked in more than
ninety films in his career.
Another mishap in April was of yet another talented actor, Irrfan Khan. Irrfan Khan was an extraordinary member of Bollywood. He possessed superb acting skills and ended up as India’s face in the West. Qualified from the National School of Drama, the actor was a common part of most television operas. In the 80s, the actor found his big break in The Warrior. His career’s steady progress gave out memorable events and performances in the Life of Pi, Piku, Maqbool, and many others. His last movie, Angrezi Medium, gave his fans an empowering message to remain positive in life, regardless of unfavorable circumstances.
original James Bond actor Sean Connery passed away in October. The Scottish
celebrity won an Oscar, BAFTA Award, and the Golden Globe to his fame. From a
working-class family member to an international celebrity, the star’s journey
was an inspiration ode to several people around the world to accomplish their
goals. The star was popular due to his sheer hard work and talent, becoming the
world’s most accomplished actors. Fans will forever remember him as the classic
007, but not limited to only James Bond. The global legend was a patriotic
Scot, and several Hollywood stars mourned the loss on social media platforms.
Panther star suffered from stage 4 colon cancer. The lead never let his health
come in between his career and gave out his best in the world of acting.
Chadwick was a real fighter and persevered through it all to bring many films
to the stage. The celebrity was so determined that he had the shooting between
the countless surgeries and the chemotherapy sessions. Fans will never forget
his legendary acting to bring Kind T’Challa to life in the Black Panther movie.
The King of Wakanda pushed the superhero film to nominate for the Best Picture
Oscar. The legend was a family man and helped out several needy people during
his journey in this world.
June was the
unlucky month when fans received the news of Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. The
Bollywood actor had become a household name owing to his castings in famous
television shows. The actor made his debut with the film Kai Po Che in the year
2013. Other notable films include MS Dhoni: The Untold Story and Chhichhore.
The actor’s zeal and enthusiasm to lead to an eventful and successful journey
in Bollywood mesmerized people. Owing to the hassle around the actor’s death,
several people stated the alleged nepotism and favoritism in the world of
entertainment in India.
was a basketball icon. The demise of the basketball star occurred in January in
a helicopter crash. The actor was forty-one and was traveling with his
thirteen-year-old daughter. The American professional spent his entire twenty
years of career life with the Los Angeles Lakers. A Shooting Guard, the player,
was a loving father to his four children. The world still remembers the
players’ life and legacy, and famous sportspeople pay tributes to the player
for his unending services.
was a civil rights icon and a congressman who passed away at 80 years in July.
He was the last surviving speaker in the 1963 March on Washington. The legend
started his career at a very young age and was known as one of the original
Freedom Riders. The legend was also notably famous for his role in the 1965
marches from Selma to Montgomery. One of the protests even left him bloodied on
the Edmund Pettus bridge. However, he never got low on faith and always worked
on racial justice. In 1981, Sir Lewis got elected as an at-large member for the
Atlanta City Council. He was a staunch advocate for peace and equality. In
2019, Lewis announced his cancer diagnosis to the world and continued to
witness several changes in American society. He was and will always act as an
inspiration to generations that follows to live up to his example and fight for
freedom and justice.
remembers all the famous personalities we lost in 2020 with great sadness and
grief. The well-known figures continue to inspire their fans and other people
with their tireless journey in this world, and indeed, the generations ahead
will take motivation and examples to follow their cause.