Deaths in 2016: Wikipedia
Julie Plawecki, 54, American politician, member of the Michigan House of Representatives (since 2015).
Hal Lear, 81, American basketball player (Temple University).
Ryan Jimmo, 34, Canadian mixed martial artist (MFC, UFC), injuries sustained in traffic collision.
Nicole Courcel, 84, French actress (Rendezvous in July, Sundays and Cybele).
Sergei Cortez, 81, Chilean-born Belarusian composer.
Austin Clarke, 81, Canadian novelist (The Polished Hoe).