2011 - Shammi Kapoor (Shamsher Raj Prithviraj Kapoor) died at the age of 79 in Mumbai. He was a prominent Bollywood hero and director. He is the younger brother of another prominent Bollywood hero Raj Kapoor.
2012 - Vilasrao Deshmukh (Vilasrao Dagadojirao Deshmukh) died in Chennai at the age of 67. He was the Chief Minister of Maharashtra. He was also the Minister of Science and Technology and Minister of Earth Sciences.