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Notable Deaths of 2023(12 images)

College basketball analyst Billy Packer, music legends David Crosby and Jeff Beck, singer-songwriter Lisa Marie Presley, Australian Cardinal George Pell, conservative political commentator Ineitha Lynnette Hardaway, soccer star Gianluca Vialli, Apollo 7 astronaut Walter Cunningham, pro rally driver Ken Block, and Earth, Wind & Fire drummer Fred White are among the notable deaths of 2023.

Billy Packer
Longtime college basketball analyst Billy Packer (R) with Jim Nantz in 2005. Packer, who was the lead analyst for 34 consecutive Final Fours on NBC and CBS, died at the age of 82 on January 26. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI
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David Crosby
David Crosby hits a high note during the Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young concert in Tacoma, Wash., in 2000. Crosby's death was announced January 19. The founding member of The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash was 81. Photo by Steve Schneider/UPI
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Gina Lollobrigida
Italian screen legend Gina Lollobrigida attends the unveiling of her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles in 2018. She was known as "La Bersagliera" for her starring role in Luigi Comencini's 1953 film "Bread, Love and Dreams" and became an international sex symbol for her sultry roles. Lollobrigida's death was announced January 16. She was 95. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
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Lisa
Singer Lisa Marie Presley, the only child of rock legend Elvis Presley, attends the premiere of "Mad Max: Fury Road" in Los Angeles in 2015. She died suddenly January 12 at age 54. Photo by Jim Ruymen/UPI
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