Memorial: Celebrities that passed away too soon, in 2022

The year 2022 has been a difficult one for fans of celebrities, as several well-known figures have passed away. Among them are Kirstie Alley, Aaron Carter, Takeoff, Julie Powell, and Leslie Jordan.


Kirstie Alley was a popular actress and comedian who first rose to fame in the 1980s. She starred in several hit TV shows, including “Cheers” and “Veronica’s Closet,” and was a regular on the cast of “Dancing with the Stars.” Alley passed away at the age of 71, after a long battle with cancer.

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Aaron Carter was a singer and actor who first gained fame as a child star in the late 1990s. He had several hit songs, including “I Want Candy” and “Aaron’s Party (Come Get It).” Carter passed away at the age of 34 after suffering a drug overdose.

Takeoff was a rapper and member of the popular hip-hop group Migos. He was known for his distinctive flow and energetic stage presence, and was considered one of the group’s most talented members. Takeoff passed away at the age of 25 due to a tragic shooting.

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Julie Powell was a writer and blogger who gained fame with her book “Julie & Julia,” which chronicled her experience cooking every recipe in Julia Child’s “Mastering the Art of French Cooking.” Powell died of cardiac arrest at her home in upstate New York on Oct. 26.

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Leslie Jordan was a beloved character actor who had a long career in Hollywood. He was best known for his roles in “Sordid Lives” and “Will & Grace,” and was a frequent guest star on TV shows and movies. Jordan passed away at the age of 67 due to a tragic car collision.

These five celebrities may be gone, but their legacies will continue to live on through their work. Fans around the world are mourning their passing and remembering the joy and inspiration that they brought into their lives.

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