36 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Had Died

Sep 23, 2015 at 3:27 pm |

These celebs passed before they could reach icon status

When a famous celebrity passes it shakes the world. You can feel it in your living room, on the street and any café you enter. A dark cloud looms over our heads as we mourn the passing of a beloved star that we’ve welcomed into our homes through our TV, radio and computers. Sometimes it can even feel like you’ve lost a family member.

With some celebs you don’t even know they passed because they barely have enough time to leave a mark. Sad as that might be, it’s true. Maybe you loved them for a role in which they starred and they hold a special place in your hearts but you missed the memo that they passed. The internet makes it easier to keep track of the births, deaths, and celebrations of our Hollywood darlings but here is a list of celebs who have passed away that you missed.

Harold Ramis

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We didn’t know Sean Penn had a famous brother! RIP to these talented people.

Click through to find celebs that passed away and you didn't even know.