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RIP: The people who died in 2011

From Garret FitzGerald to Steve Jobs, we take a look at some of the people from politics, entertainment and sport who died this year.

THE WORLDS OF entertainment, academia, politics and sport lost some of their biggest stars this year.

From Garret FitzGerald to Steve Jobs, from Muammar Gaddafi to Amy Winehouse, we take a look back at some of the people who died in 2011:

RIP: The people who died in 2011
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  • Garret FitzGerald 1926-2011

    Source: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland
  • Elizabeth Taylor 1932-2011

    Source: AP Photo/File
  • Muammar Gaddafi 1942-2011

    Source: Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire
  • Gary Moore 1952-2011

    Source: AP Photo/MTI, Peter Kollanyi
  • Gil Scott-Heron 1949-2011

    Source: E.M/UK Press/Press Association Images
  • Lucian Freud 1922-2011

    Source: John Stillwell/PA Wire
  • Kim Jong-Il 1941-2011

    Source: AP Photo/Korea News Service
  • Vaclav Havel 1936 -2011

    Source: CTK Photo/Josef Horazny, Martin Sterba
  • Christopher Hitchens 1949-2011

    Source: AP Photo/Chad Rachman
  • Gary Speed 1969-2011

    Source: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire
  • Steve Jobs 1955-2011

    Source: Chen Gang/Color China Photo/AP Images
  • Amy Winehouse 1983-2011

    Source: Yui Mok/PA Wire
  • Osama bin Laden 1957-2011

    Source: AP Photo/Courtesy of Al-Jazeera via APTN,
  • Brian Lenihan

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