24 Celebrities Who Died In 2016
#24 Alan Rickman (69)
English actor and director known for playing a variety of roles.
Rickman gained wider notice for his performance as Hans Gruber in Die Hard, the Sherrif of Nottingham in Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves and Severus Snape in the Harry Potter film series.
An exceptional wizard who teaches Potions and Defence Against the Dark Arts at Hogwarts, died of cancer on January 14, 2016.