George Michael


Age: 53

British pop superstar who led a troubled life despite his magnificent voice and enduring popularity with fans around the world when he shot to stardom in the 1980's as half of the pop duo WHAM! and later became one of the era's biggest pop solo artists with hits such as Faith and I Want Your Sex, but who had a solo career filled with controversies and chart-topping hits that blended soul and dance music with daring social and personal commentary.

Cause of Death: Heart failure

Born: June 25, 1963

Died: December 25, 2016

Goring, England