Celebs we lost in 2021

A huge number of famous faces have passed away this year

Dustin Diamond (died February 1st, aged 44)

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Dustin Diamond, who rose to fame for his portrayal of Screech in the original Saved by the Bell series, died three weeks after he was diagnosed with stage 4 small cell carcinoma, also known as lung cancer. Diamond’s girlfriend, Tash Jules, was by the actor’s side when he died.

After starring in Saved by the Bell, Dustin also appeared in a number of reality shows, including Celebrity Big Brother, Hulk Hogan’s Celebrity Championship Wrestling, Celebrity Fit Club, Celebrity Boxing 2, and Celebrity Championship Wrestling.