Notable deaths of 2012 (39 images)

Every year celebrities, politicians and famous minds pass away. Here's a list of the dearly departed class of 2012.
Updated: Dec. 27, 2012 at 5:45 PM
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Phyllis Diller
Standup comedian Phyllis Diller died in Los Angeles on August 20th. She was 95. (UPI Photo/Francis Specker)
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