Deaths in 2017: Wikipedia
John Deely, 74, American philosopher, cancer.
Peter Sarstedt, 75, English singer-songwriter (“Where Do You Go To (My Lovely)?“), progressive supranuclear palsy.
Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, 82, Iranian politician, President (1989–1997).
Ruth Perry, 77, Liberian politician, interim Head of State as Chairwoman of the Council of State (1996–1997).
James C. Christensen, 74, American fantasy artist, cancer.
Michael Chamberlain, 72, New Zealand-born Australian pastor, exonerated in the death of Azaria Chamberlain, complications from leukaemia.