2016 Was a good year for some people, and a pretty big disappointment for some others. But no matter which of those people you are, you can’t deny that last year was exceptionally deadly for the entertainment industry. From seemingly immortal goblin kings like David Bowie to rebellious galactic princesses like Carrie Fisher, and even worldwide sex symbols (literally!) like Prince, death was a busy deity in 2016. Now that we’ve finally crossed the threshold into a new year, I’m hoping the grim reaper will take a breather. Meanwhile, there were so many notable deaths last year, I had to actually narrow-down the list to only 25. Here’s 25 cultural icons you won’t believe 2016 took from us!