Notable deaths of 2023

"The World is a lot Poorer without You": a tribute to the great minds we lost in 2023...
Rock guitarist Jeff Beck
Rock musician David Crosby
Rock musician Tom Verlaine
British novelist Fay Weldon
Serbian poet Charles Simic
British historian Paul Johnson
Pop composer Burt Bacharach
Paul Berg, founding father of biotech
Roger Schank, pioneer of Artificial Intelligence
Uruguayan architect Rafael Vinoly
Japanese novelist Kenzaburo Oe
Croatian novelist Dubravka Ugresic
Computer scientist Gordon Moore
Japanese composer Ryuichi Sakamoto
Rock singer Mark Stewart
British novelist Martin Amis
Rock singer Tina Turner
US novelist Cormac McCarthy
John Goodenough, inventor of the lithium-ion battery
Czech novelist Milan Kundera
British singer Sinead O'Connor
Rock guitarist Robbie Robertson
Classical composer Kaija Saariaho
Colombian painter Fernando Botero
Charles Feeney, a billionaire who donated all his money
US poet Louise Gluck
Jazz composer Carla Bley
Classical composer David Del Tredici
Slovak filmmaker Juraj Jakubisko
Jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal
Classical composer Akira Nishimura
Film director Otar Iosseliani
British writer DM Thomas
Syrian writer Khaled Khalifa
British writer A.S. Byatt
Russian conductor Yuri Temirkanov
Composer and painter Steve Roden

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