So long 2013, and to the famous faces we said goodbye to in the past year

As 2013 draws to a close, a look back at the famous we've lost from around the globe, from world leaders like Margaret Thatcher and Nelson Mandela to actors like James Gandolfini and Paul Walker.

MGM swimming star Esther Williams poses on location for the film "Pagan Love Song" in May 1950. Miss Williams died in her sleep on Thursday, June 6, 2013, in Beverly Hills, Calif., at age 91, her publicist said. (AP Photo/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)

MGM swimming star Esther Williams poses on location for the film "Pagan Love Song" in May 1950. Miss Williams died in her sleep on Thursday, June 6, 2013, in Beverly Hills, Calif., at age 91, her publicist said. (AP Photo/Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)

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