Irreplaceable: Jewish News remembers those we lost in 2016
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Irreplaceable: Jewish News remembers those we lost in 2016

We pay tribute to those who have passed away in 2016 including Elie Wiesel, Gene Wilder, Jack Kagan, Leonard Cohen, Rabbi Lionel Blue and Shimon Peres

Elie Wiesel, 87, Holocaust survivor and Nobel Laureate

Elie Wiesel
Elie Wiesel

Garry Shandling, 66, Comedian

Garry Shandling

Gene Wilder, 83, Actor

Gene Wilder.
Gene Wilder.

Goldie Michelson, 113, Jewish Russian-American supercentenarian

Goldie Michelson,
Goldie Michelson,

Imre Kertész, 86, Holocaust survivor and Nobel Prize in Literature laureate

Imre Kertész
Imre Kertész

Jack Kagan, 87, Holocaust survivor and last member of the Bielski Partisans living in the UK

Jack Kagan in conversation with broadcaster Nick Robinson.(Credit: Yakir Zur)

Leonard Cohen, 82, Singer and songwriter

Leonard Cohen
Leonard Cohen

Rabbi Lionel Blue, 86, British Reform rabbi and broadcaster

Rabbi Lionel Blue receiving his OBE at Buckingham Palace (Photo credit should read: PA Wire)
Rabbi Lionel Blue receiving his OBE at Buckingham Palace (Photo credit should read: PA Wire)

Shimon Peres, 93, Former Israeli president and prime minister

Shimon Peres
Shimon Peres

Meir Dagan, 71, ex-Director of the Mossad

Meir Dagan
Meir Dagan

Sir Sigmund Sternberg, 95, Philanthropist and interfaith pioneer

HRH Prince Phillip, Sir Sigmund Sternberg, and Yehudi Menuhin
HRH Prince Phillip, Sir Sigmund Sternberg, and Yehudi Menuhin

Zsa Zsa Gabor, 99, Actress

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