We lost some beloved celebrities in February
BY AGE NINJA 🕘 17, 2023
Honoring the lives and legacies of the celebrated figures who left us in February 2023.
Born: Sunday, February 18, 1934 - Died: Friday, February 3, 2023, age 88 years, 11 months, 13 days
Paco Rabanne, a renowned Spanish fashion designer, passed away on February 3, 2023 at the age of almost 89. He was known for his bold fashion designs and his willingness to explore new materials and techniques. He created iconic pieces such as “space age”, “chainmail” dress and “paper dress.” He was also a fixture in the Paris fashion scene and was a mentor to many young designers. He will be remembered as an innovator and a master of his craft.
Born: Saturday, May 12, 1928 - Died: Wednesday, February 8, 2023, age 94 years, 8 months, 27 days
Burt Bacharach, the celebrated composer, singer, and songwriter, passed away on February 8, 2023, at the age of 94. He was known for his iconic hits such as "What the World Needs Now Is Love," "Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head," and "I'll Never Fall in Love Again." His music has been featured in countless films, stage musicals, and television shows. His legacy will live on for generations to come.
Born: Monday, January 4, 1932 - Died: Friday, February 10, 2023, age 91 years, 1 month, 6 days
Legendary Spanish filmmaker, Carlos Saura, passed away on February 10, 2023 at the age of 91. He was best known for his award-winning films such as "Carmen" in 1983 and "Flamenco, Flamenco" in 1995. He was a pioneer of Spanish cinema and a major influence on other Spanish directors. He was a passionate advocate for Spanish culture and his films showcased the beauty and complexity of the country.
Born: Saturday, May 23, 1936 - Died: Saturday, February 11, 2023, age 86 years, 8 months, 19 days
Charles Kimbrough, beloved actor and comedian, passed away on February 11, 2023, at the age of 86. Charles was best known for his roles as anchorman Jim Dial on Murphy Brown. He was also a regular on Broadway and had a long career in television and film. Charles was a beloved figure in the entertainment industry and will be remembered for his wit and charm.
Born: Thursday, September 5, 1940 - Died: Wednesday, February 15, 2023, age 82 years, 5 months, 10 days
Raquel Welch, the iconic actress, model, and sex symbol, passed away on February 15, 2023 at the age of 82. She was best known for her roles in films such as One Million Years B.C., Bedazzled, and The Three Musketeers. She was also a successful author and entrepreneur.
Raquel was born on September 5, 1940 in Chicago, Illinois, and later moved to California to pursue her dreams of being an actress. Throughout her career, she appeared in over 30 films and television shows, and was the recipient of a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA Award, and an Honorary César Award.
Raquel was a pioneer in the entertainment industry and a role model for women everywhere. She will be remembered for her strong will, her humor and her love of life. She will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved her.
Born: Saturday, October 1, 1938 - Died: Friday, February 17, 2023, age 84 years, 4 months, 16 days
Stella Stevens, beloved actress and award-winning, passed away at her home in Los Angeles on February 17, 2023. She was 84 years old.
Stella was born in Yazoo City, Mississippi in 1938 and grew up in Memphis, Tennessee. She began her career as a model and then moved to Hollywood. Her acting career spanned five decades and included roles in films like The Nutty Professor, The Courtship of Eddie's Father, and The Poseidon Adventure. She won a Golden Globe for her performance in The Poseidon Adventure.
Stella will be remembered for her grace and generosity. She will be dearly missed by her family, friends, and fans.
Born: Friday, August 19, 1927 - Died: Saturday, February 18, 2023, age 95 years, 5 months, 30 days
Jim Broyhill had a long and successful career. He was born in North Carolina. He was a successful businessman and politician, serving in the United States House of Representatives from 1963 to 1986. He was a respected leader in his community and was known for his commitment to public service. He passed away on February 18, 2023 at the age of 95. He will be remembered for his dedication to his country and his commitment to public service.
Born: Wednesday, November 1, 1939 - Died: Saturday, February 18, 2023, age 83 years, 3 months, 17 days
Barbara Bosson was an American actress, best known for her role as Fay Furillo in the 1980s television show Hill Street Blues. She was also nominated for an Emmy for her role in the show. She passed away on February 18, 2023, at the age of 83. She will be remembered for her strong acting performances and her dedication to her craft. She will be dearly missed.
Born: Friday, August 4, 1944 - Died: Sunday, February 19, 2023, age 78 years, 6 months, 15 days
Richard Belzer was an American actor, comedian, and author who passed away on February 19, 2023. He was best known for his role as Detective John Munch on the NBC police drama series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. He also appeared in a number of films and television shows, including Saturday Night Live, The X-Files, and Homicide: Life on the Street. Belzer was a beloved figure in the entertainment industry, and his death was met with an outpouring of grief from fans and colleagues alike. He will be remembered for his wit, charm, and dedication to his craft.