3rd January - actor Pat Hingle (Commissioner Gordon in Burton/Schumacher Batman movies) died of blood cancer.
4th June - David Carradine was found dead possibly due to auto-erotic asphyxiation... WTF...
25th June - Michael Jackson died due to cardiac arrest due to combination of drugs.
Also on 25th June - Farrah Fawcett died due to anal cancer.
14th September - Patrick Swayze died of pancreatic cancer.
Oh ya, on 20th February - Socks, Bill Clinton's pet cat during his presidency was euthanized due to terminal jaw cancer. (Kucing pun kena kanser?)
All the above names are some of big names in Hollywood & world entertainers that died this year.
Know what, screw them all...
But I do give a damn for this person tragic's death:
Yoshito Usui, the creator/author/artist of Crayon Shin Chan.
On 19th September, his body was found at the bottom of a 120 meters deep cliff at Mount Arafune, Gunma Prefecture, Japan after a week of search & rescue operation following his missing during hiking there.
Click here for more details.
Honto no wakare, Usui-sensei!
We'll be missing Shin Chan's further antics... What a great loss to the world!