27/12/2012 02:58 GMT | Updated 25/02/2013 05:12 GMT

The Stars We've Lost In 2012 - From Whitney Houston, Donna Summer, Robin Gibb To Clive Dunn, Bill Tarmey...

2012 saw the loss of many bright, special talents.

From pop diva of her generation Whitney Houston to 'Coronation Street' favourite Bill Tarmey, we said goodbye to a host of stars from the worlds of TV, music and film.

As the year draws to a close, we remember those to whom we bid farewell...

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