As this year comes to end, here is a tribute to the legends who met their sad demise in 2020.

The year 2020 has seen innumerable deaths, in no small part due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With the stretch of unfortunate events kicking off in 2020, the year has been cruel to the entire globe. Like the years before, it saw the demise of many beloved and revolutionary personalities in different fields. Here, we take a moment to remember these icons and their contributions.

The departed souls who will be dearly missed across the globe:

Irrfan Khan

7 January 1967 – 29 April 2020

Bollywood Actor Irrfan Khan

Rishi Kapoor

04 September 1952 – 30 April 2020

Bollywood Actor Rishi Kapoor

Sushant Singh Rajput

21 January 1986 – 14 June 2020

Bollywood Actor Sushant Singh Rajput

Saroj Khan

22 November 1948 – 3 July 2020

Bollywood Dance Choreographer Saroj Khan

Pranab Mukherjee

11 December 1935 – 31 August 2020

Former President of India

Sadia Dehlvi

16 June 1957 – 5 August 2020

Author and Writer Sadia Dehlvi

Rahat Indori

1 January 1950 – 11 August 2020

Indian lyricist and Urdu poet Rahat Indori

S.P. Balasubrahmanyam

4 June 1946 – 25 September 2020

Veteran Indian musician, playback singer, television anchor, music director, actor, dubbing artist, and film producer S.P. Balasubrahmanyam

Jaswant Singh

4 June 1946 – 25 September 2020

Major Jaswant Singh was an officer of the Indian Army and an Indian Cabinet Minister.

Ram Vilas Paswan

5 July 1946 – 8 October 2020

Former Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution

Soumitra Chatterjee

19 January 1935 – 15 November 2020

Soumitra Chatterjee was an Indian film actor, director, playwright, writer and poet.

Tarun Gogoi

1 April 1936 – 23 November 2020

Former Chief Minister of Assam

Ahmed Patel

21 August 1949 – 25 November 2020

Former Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha

Astad Deboo

13 July 1947 – 10 December 2020

Indian contemporary dancer and choreographer.
May all these legends Rest in Peace.