Yogi Berra, 90, American Hall of Fame baseball player (New York Yankees) and manager (New York Mets), holds record for World Series titles with 13, natural causes.
Mike Gibson, 75, Australian sports journalist and broadcaster.
Ali Salem, 79, Egyptian writer.
James David Santini, 78, American politician, member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Nevada at-large (1975–1983), esophageal cancer.
Richard G. Scott, 86, American apostle (The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints).
Phyllis Tickle, 81, American religious studies author and lector, lung cancer.
Ben Cauley, 67, American trumpet player and singer (The Bar-Kays).
Victor Démé, 53, Burkinabé singer-songwriter.
Vasily Ilyin, 66, Russian Soviet handball player, Olympic champion (1976).
Leon Root, 86, American orthopedic surgeon and author, complications of a low blood count.
Ray Warleigh, 76, Australian-born British saxophonist and flautist.
Dorothy Butler, 90, New Zealand children’s author, bookseller and reading advocate.
Mario Caiano, 82, Italian film director.
Franz Surges, 57, German composer and musician.
Jeremy Tarcher, 83, American publisher, Parkinson’s disease.