This is a chronology of deaths in 2016.
CELEBRITY DEATHS 2016 JAN/FEB/MAR/APR by farrah simonlara
Names are reported under the date of death.
Celebrity Deaths 2016: January to June by The Mystery Tour
Names under each date are reported in alphabetical order by surname or pseudonym.
A pseudonym or alias is a name that a person or group assumes for a particular purpose, which can differ from their original or true name.
Deaths of non-humans are reported here if they first have their own Wikipedia article.
Notable persons without an article can be listed for one month after death to prompt creation of one.
A typical entry reports information in the following sequence:
Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent country of citizenship, reason for notability, cause of death, and reference.