Deaths in 2017: Wikipedia
John S. Wold, 100, American politician, U.S. House of Representatives from Wyoming’s at-large congressional district (1969–1971).
Larry Coryell, 73, American jazz guitarist.
Steve Hewlett, 58, British journalist (The Guardian) and radio presenter (The Media Show), oesophageal cancer.
José Fernandes Fafe, 90, Portuguese diplomat and writer.
Vitaly Churkin, 64, Russian diplomat, Permanent Representative to the United Nations (since 2006), Ambassador to Belgium (1994–1998) and child actor (A Mother’s Heart), heart failure.
Brenda Buttner, 55, American news correspondent (Bulls & Bears), cancer.
Parts of South Sudan suffering famine: govt official