Here's a look back at some major figures who passed away this week, from sports, entertainment and other walks of life.
Danny Aiello, the character actor whose long career playing tough guys included roles in "The Godfather, Part II" and his Oscar-nominated performance in Spike Lee’s "Do the Right Thing" is dead at age 86. Here's a look back at his life in photos.
Maryland Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, a sharecropper's son who rose to become a powerful lawmaker, died Thursday at age 68. Here's a look back at his life in photos.
Jacques Chirac, a French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and who defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, died Thursday at 86. Here's a look back at his life in photos.
Former Chrysler CEO Iacocca, who became a folk hero for rescuing the company in the '80s, died Tuesday at age 94. Here's a look back at his life in photos.
Albert Finney, the charismatic Academy Award-nominated British actor who starred in films from "Tom Jones" to "Skyfall," has died. Here's a look back at his career in photos.
Food writer Anthony Bourdain was found dead in his hotel room in France on Friday morning, CNN reports. Here's a look back at his life in photos.
Three years after the Zika outbreak in Brazil, some of those children born with microcephaly are trying school for the first time, while others are struggling to survive.
Jen VanHoutan gives her daughter Laine a kiss June 20, 2017. Laine died March 21, 2018, of a rare, inherited genetic disorder of the nervous system. (Alyssa Pointer/Chicago Tribune/TNS)
Dolores O'Riordan, lead singer of hits including "Zombie" and "Linger" with Irish band The Cranberries, died suddenly on Monday. She was 46.
Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as the tireless, teary host of the annual muscular dystrophy telethons, has died. He was 91.