25 Icons That Were Tragically Taken In 2016

In 2016, we said goodbye to some of the most iconic figures of our time. As the New Year rolls in, we reflect on those who will tragically not be joining us in 2017…

1. David Bowie

Image Source: NY Times
Image Source: NY Times

David Bowie was one of the most iconic figures in music – and still is today, as his millions of adoring fans carry on his legacy. Bowie died just two days after his 69th birthday in New York in January 2016 after a battle with liver cancer.

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