Here are some of the deaths that happened in 2014:
1st: Higashifushimi Kunihide, 103, Japanese Buddhist monk
1st: Juanita Moore, 99, American actress (Imitation of Life)
2nd: Harald Nugiseks, 92, Estonian war veteran and anti-communism activist
3rd: Phil Everly, 74, American singer and musician (The Everly Brothers), pulmonary disease
3rd: Alicia Rhett, 98, American actress (Gone with the Wind) and portrait painter
5th: Carmen Zapata, 86, American actress (Sister Act, Santa Barbara)
8th: Jacques Lazarus, 97, Swiss-born French military officer, Jewish resistance leader in France during World War II.
9th: Franklin McCain, 73, American civil rights leader, member of the Greensboro Four
10: Sam Berns, 17, American high school student, progeria sufferer and documentary subject (Life According to Sam), progeria
12th: Frank Marth, 91, American actor (The Honeymooners, Hogan's Heroes), heart failure and Alzheimer's disease
16th: Ruth Duccini, 95, American actress (The Wizard of Oz), natural causes
16th: Russell Johnson, 89, American actor (Gilligan's Island), kidney failure
22nd: Serhiy Nigoyan, 20, Ukrainian protester (Euromaidan), shot
26th: Margery Mason, 100, English actress (The Princess Bride, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Love Actually)
26th: Doris Witiuk, 84, American AAGPBL baseball player (Racine Belles, Battle Creek Belles)
27th: Pete Seeger, 94, American folk singer and songwriter ("Turn! Turn! Turn!", "If I Had a Hammer")
31st: Christopher Jones, 72, American actor (The Legend of Jesse James, Ryan's Daughter, The Looking Glass War), cancer
1st: Vasily Ivanovich Petrov, 97, Russian military officer, Marshal of the Soviet Union
1st: Maximilian Schell, 83, Austrian-Swiss Oscar-winning actor (Judgment at Nuremberg, Julia, Deep Impact), pneumonia
2nd: Philip Seymour Hoffman, 46, American Oscar-winning actor (Capote, Magnolia, Doubt), mixed drug intoxication
3rd: Richard Bull, 89, American actor (Little House on the Prairie), natural causes
4th: Hazel Sampson, 103, American Klallam elder and linguist, last native speaker of the Klallam language
11th: Seán Potts, 83, Irish musician (The Chieftains)
12th: Sid Caesar, 91, American Emmy-winning comedian and actor (Your Show of Shows, Grease, Silent Movie)
13th: Ralph Waite, 85, American actor (The Waltons, Roots, NCIS, Cliffhanger)
14th: John Henson, 48, American puppeteer (The Muppets), heart attack
15th: Mary Grace Canfield, 89, American actress (Green Acres, Bewitched, General Hospital), lung cancer
15th: Christopher Malcolm, 67, Scottish actor (The Empire Strikes Back, Highlander, Absolutely Fabulous).
18th: Maria Franziska von Trapp, 99, Austrian-born American singer, portrayed in The Sound of Music
19th: Valeri Kubasov, 79, Russian cosmonaut (Soyuz 6, Apollo-Soyuz Test Project/Soyuz 19, Soyuz 36)
19th: Miroslav Štandera, 95, Czech World War II fighter pilot (Royal Air Force, French Air Force), recipient of the Order of Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk.
19th: Malcolm Tierney, 75, British actor (Doctor Who, Star Wars, Braveheart)
20th: Walter D. Ehlers, 92, American World War II soldier, recipient of the Medal of Honor (1944)
25th: Jim Lange, 81, American game show host and disc jockey (The Dating Game, Name That Tune), heart attack
28th: James Tague, 77, American writer, key witness to the assassination of John F. Kennedy.
1st: Alain Resnais, 91, French film director (Night and Fog, Hiroshima mon amour)
3rd: Kurt Chew-Een Lee, 88, American military officer, first Asian-American officer in the Marine Corps, recipient of the Navy Cross, suspected heart attack
5th: Geoff Edwards, 83, American game show host (Starcade, Treasure Hunt) and actor (Petticoat Junction), pneumonia
6th: Sheila MacRae, 92, English-born American actress (The Honeymooners)
8th: Leo Bretholz, 93, Austrian-born American Holocaust survivor, activist and writer (Leap into Darkness)
8th: William Guarnere, 90, American World War II non-commissioned officer and author, key figure in Band of Brothers.
9th: Glenn McDuffie, 86, American World War II sailor, claimant to subject of V-J Day in Times Square photograph, heart attack
10th: Eileen Colgan, 80, Irish actress (Far and Away, My Left Foot, Angela's Ashes)
10th: Cynthia Lynn, 76, Latvian-born American actress (Hogan's Heroes), multiple organ failure
12th: Ola L. Mize, 82, American army officer, Korean War recipient of the Medal of Honor
12: Jenny Romatowski, 86, American AAGPBL baseball player
14th: Hugh Lunghi, 93, British military interpreter (Winston Churchill), one of the last living Big Three participants, first British soldier to enter Hitler's bunker
19th: Robert Butler, 70, American artist, member of The Highwaymen, complications from diabetes
21st: James Rebhorn, 65, American actor (Scent of a Woman, Independence Day, Homeland), melanoma
27th: Jeffery Dench, 85, British actor (First Knight).
29th: Marc Platt, 100, American dancer and actor (Oklahoma!, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers)
5th: John Pinette, 50, American comedian and actor (The Punisher, Junior), pulmonary embolism
6th: Mary Anderson, 96, American actress (Gone With the Wind).
6th: Mickey Rooney, 93, American actor (Boys Town, The Black Stallion), Emmy Award winner
6th: Chuck Stone, 89, American navigator, journalist and academic, Tuskegee Airman during World War II, co-founder of the NABJ
11th: Darrell Zwerling, 85, American character actor (Chinatown, Grease, Capricorn One).
21st: Roy Matsumoto, 100, American World War II veteran, recipient of the Congressional Gold Medal (2011)
29th: Bob Hoskins, 71, English actor (Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Mona Lisa, Hook), pneumonia
1st: David Stoliar, 91, Romanian World War II soldier, sole survivor of the Struma disaster
2nd: Jessica Cleaves, 65, American singer (The Friends of Distinction, Earth, Wind & Fire).
2nd: John E. Dolibois, 95, American diplomat, Ambassador to Luxembourg (1981–1985), last survivor of Nuremberg trials interrogation team
3rd: Leslie Carlson, 81, American-born Canadian actor (A Christmas Story, The Fly, The X-Files), cancer.
4th: Tatiana Samoilova, 80, Soviet-born Russian actress (The Cranes Are Flying, Anna Karenina), People's Artist (1993), heart condition
8th: Beverly Long, 81, American actress (Rebel Without a Cause, Father Knows Best)
12th: Cornell Borchers, 89, Lithuanian-born German actress (The Big Lift, Istanbul)
12th: Ralph Peduto, 72, American actor (The Rock, Mrs. Doubtfire) and playwright, leukemia
15th: Robert J. Flynn, 76, American naval officer, Vietnam War POW held in China (1967–1973)
17th: JeanAnn Guyette, 59, Canadian-American, computer specialist
20th: Barbara Murray, 84, English actress (Passport to Pimlico, The Plane Makers), heart attack
24th: Stormé DeLarverie, 93, American LGBT activist, involved in the Stonewall Riots, dementia
28th: Maya Angelou, 86, American author (I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings), poet ("On the Pulse of Morning") and civil rights activist.
1st: Ann B. Davis, 88, American actress (The Bob Cummings Show, The Brady Bunch), Emmy winner (1958, 1959), subdural hematoma from a fall.
1st: Karlheinz Hackl, 65, Austrian actor (Sophie's Choice), malignant brain tumor
8th: Eva Kløvstad, 92, Norwegian World War II resistance member (Milorg).
14th: Terry Richards, 81, British actor and stuntman (Raiders of the Lost Ark, Tomorrow Never Dies, The Princess Bride)
15th: Casey Kasem, 82, American radio jockey (American Top 40) and voice actor (Scooby-Doo, Super Friends), Lewy body dementia.
20th: Michael Coetzee, 54, South African anti-apartheid activist and civil servant, cancer
22nd: Chuck Tatum, 87, American soldier, WWII Marine Iwo Jima combatant, provided source material for The Pacific.
28th: Meshach Taylor, 67, American actor (Designing Women, Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide), colorectal cancer
30th: Christian Führer, 71, German Protestant pastor and political activist, an organiser of the Monday demonstrations in East Germany, respiratory failure.
30th: Bob Hastings, 89, American actor (McHale's Navy, The Munsters, Batman: The Animated Series), prostate cancer
30th: Jean-Pierre Renouard, 91, French writer, member of the Resistance
2nd: Louis Zamperini, 97, American Olympic long distance runner (1936), military officer, prisoner of war, subject of Unbroken, pneumonia
5th: Rosemary Murphy, 89, American actress (To Kill a Mockingbird, Eleanor and Franklin), Emmy winner (1976), esophageal cancer
7th: Eduard Shevardnadze, 86, Soviet Georgian politician and diplomat, President (1992–2003), Soviet Minister of Foreign Affairs (1985–1990, 1991)
16th: Szymon Szurmiej, 91, Polish actor and theatre manager (Jewish Theatre, Warsaw)
17th: Henry Hartsfield, 80, American NASA astronaut and test pilot (Columbia), commander for Discovery and Challenger missions, complications from back surgery
19th: Skye McCole Bartusiak, 21, American actress (The Patriot, The Cider House Rules, Boogeyman)
19th: Yehuda Nir, 84, Polish-born Israeli-American psychiatrist and Holocaust survivor (The Lost Childhood)
28th: Theodore Van Kirk, 93, American military officer, Army Major, navigator and last surviving crew member on the Enola Gay.
2nd: Eroni Kumana, 93, Solomon Island fisherman, rescued John F. Kennedy after PT-109 sinking
8th: Danny Murphy, 58, American actor (There's Something About Mary, Me, Myself and Irene), cancer
8th: J. J. Murphy, 86, Northern Irish actor (Mickybo and Me, Angela's Ashes, Game of Thrones)
9th: Ed Nelson, 85, American actor (Gunsmoke, Murder, She Wrote, Peyton Place), heart failure
11th: Robin Williams, 63, American comedian and actor (Good Will Hunting, Hook, Aladdin), Oscar winner (1998), suicide by hanging.
12th: Lauren Bacall, 89, American award-winning actress (Key Largo, The Mirror Has Two Faces, Misery), stroke.
12th: Arlene Martel, 78, American actress (Star Trek, Hogan's Heroes, The Twilight Zone), heart attack
18th: Don Pardo, 96, American radio and television announcer (Saturday Night Live, Jeopardy!).
19th: James Foley, 40, American, Journalist, beheaded by ISIS, (date death reported)
24th: Richard Attenborough, 90, English award-winning actor, producer and director (Gandhi, The Great Escape, Jurassic Park
28th: Hans Hoets, 93, Dutch WWII resistance fighter
1st: Joseph Shivers, 93, American textile chemist, developed spandex
4th: Joan Rivers, 81, American comedienne, actress (Spaceballs) and television host (Fashion Police), cardiac arrest
8th: Kent Nolan, 24, Canadian, actor (Christmas Song)
10th: Richard Kiel, 74, American actor (The Spy Who Loved Me, Happy Gilmore, Tangled), heart attack.
14th: Angus Lennie, 84, Scottish actor (The Great Escape, Crossroads, Doctor Who).
20th: Polly Bergen, 84, American singer and actress (Cape Fear, Cry-Baby, Desperate Housewives), Emmy Award winner (1958).
27th: Sarah Danielle Madison, 40, American actress (7th Heaven, Jurassic Park III, Training Day), natural causes
4th: Jean-Claude Duvalier, 63, Haitian politician, President (1971–1986), heart attack
4th: Paul Revere, 76, American musician (Paul Revere & the Raiders), cancer
5th: David Watson, 74, British-American actor (Beneath the Planet of the Apes
9th: Jan Hooks, 57, American comedienne and actress (Saturday Night Live, Designing Women, Batman Returns), cancer.
13th: Elizabeth Norment, 61, American actress (House of Cards, Party of Five, Doogie Howser, M.D.), cancer
19th: Gerard Parkes, 90, Irish-born Canadian actor (Fraggle Rock, The Boondock Saints)
24th: Marcia Strassman, 66, American actress (Welcome Back, Kotter, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids) and singer, breast cancer.
4th: Richard Schaal, 86, American actor (The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Phyllis, Trapper John, M.D.)
7th: Bill Green, 97, English Battle of Britain fighter pilot
9th: R. A. Montgomery, 78, American author (Choose Your Own Adventure).
10th: Steve Dodd, 86, Australian actor (Gallipoli, The Matrix, Quigley Down Under).
11th: Erik Sture Larre, 100, Norwegian Resistance member during World War II.
11th: Carol Ann Susi, 62, American actress (The Big Bang Theory, Cats & Dogs, Just Go with It), cancer.
16th: Jadwiga Piłsudska, 94, Polish pilot and architect, WWII flying officer for the Air Transport Auxiliary.
25th: Joanna Dunham, 78, English actress (The Greatest Story Ever Told)
1st: Alexey Larionov ,92, Russian Soviet-era military officer, Hero of the Soviet Union (1945)
2nd: Bobby Keys, 70, American saxophonist (The Rolling Stones), cirrhosis
5th: Ernest C. Brace, 83, American pilot, longest civilian POW in Vietnam War.
7th: Nikolai Vasenin, 95, Russian World War II veteran, Legion of Honour recipient
7th: Ken Weatherwax, 59, American actor (The Addams Family), heart attack
9th: Mary Ann Mobley, 77, American actress (Diff'rent Strokes, Falcon Crest) and television personality, Miss America (1959), breast cancer
11th: Tom Adams, 76, English actor (The Great Escape, Licensed to Kill, Doctor Who), cancer
15th: Booth Colman, 91, American actor (Planet of the Apes, Norma Rae, Intolerable Cruelty)
16th: Boris Belyavsky, 90, Russian Soviet-era military officer, Hero of the Soviet Union
17th: Lowell Steward, 95, American World War II veteran, member of the Tuskegee Airmen.
21st: David Guyette, 90, American, World War 2 veteran
21st: Billie Whitelaw, 82, English actress (The Omen, The Dark Crystal, Hot Fuzz)