18 Celebrities Who Passed Away in 2020

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14. Nikki McKibbin

American Idol
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Nikki died at 42 years old on Oct. 31. She was a season one finalist at American idol. Nikki was admitted to hospital on Oct. 28 due to an aneurysm and was on life support for four days.

Her husband, Craig Sadler, said on Facebook that she would already be gone, but she was an oxygen donor and was kept on life support (for four days) to make that possible. Sadler said that the love of his life was giving even in death.

13. Sean Connery

James Bond Sean Connery

Sean Connery died at the ripe old age of 90 on Oct. 31. He was best known for his role as James Bond. The producers of James Bond, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, said in a statement that Sean was and shall always be remembered as the original James Bond.

Wilson and Broccoli said that his indelible entrance into cinema history began when he said those unforgettable words, “the name’s Bond, James Bond.” He revolutionized the world with his witty and gritty portrayal of the charismatic and sexy secret agent.