2013 has seen some history making moves and huge star power, but we have also lost some colorful personalities and great talent. Here are 10 celebs who died in 2013.
James Gandolfini The beloved actor who portrayed Tony Soprano on the hit mafia show "The Sopranos" passed away on June 19 after suffering a heart attack in Rome at age 51.
Nelson Mandela The iconic South African activist and former president battled a number of health issues including a lung infection. On December 5 he passed away at age 95.
Paul Walker Paul died from traumatic and thermal injuries sustained from a November 30 car crash. He was 40.
Patti Webster The iconic publicist to the stars died on September 14 of a "lengthy illness." She was 49.
Lee Thompson Young After battling bi polar disorder and depression, Lee committed suicide on August 19 at age 29.
Cory Monteith The 31-year-old "Glee" actor died from a toxic combination of heroin and alcohol on July 13 in a Vancouver hotel room. He had battled substance abuse in the past.
Gia Allemand "Bachelor" contestant Gia Allemand committed suicide buy hanging herself from a staircase with a vacuum cleaning cord on August 14. She was 29.