Deaths in 2017: Wikipedia
Chris Williams, 36, American basketball player (Virginia Cavaliers, Sydney Kings).
Dave Stallworth, 75, American basketball player (New York Knicks, Baltimore/Capital Bullets).
Wojciech Młynarski, 75, Polish poet, singer and songwriter.
Russ Goetz, 86, American professional baseball umpire (American League).
Phil Garland, 75, New Zealand folk musician.
Bob Bruce, 83, American baseball player (Detroit Tigers, Houston Astros, Atlanta Braves).
Hasyim Muzadi, 72, Indonesian Islamic scholar.
Torgny Lindgren, 78, Swedish writer, member of the Swedish Academy (since 1991).
James Cotton, 81, American blues harmonica player (“Hard Again“), pneumonia.