While some lag behind mourning such loss till their time arrives, others put their bitter past behind and move on to discover the love and life partner in another being.
Similarly, an American film and television actress, Amy Yasbeck, who is a widow of her ex-husband John Ritter, has found her love again.
So, we thought we could do our tiny bit in memory of some of our favourite movie stars.
Perhaps one of the most iconic deaths in cinema history, Heath Ledger died in 2008 of a prescription drug overdose about a third of the way through the filming of The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus.
The ' Praying' singer's fashion sense has always been bold, but she's transformed into a bright butterfly reflective of her new album title, ' Rainbow.' Click through the gallery to see her latest bold choices.