Deaths in 2016
This is a list of notable deaths associated with Malta in 2016.
Any Maltese personality with some connection to culture (in the broadest sense of the word) may be listed here. Additions which do not cite reliable sources will be removed to the talk page for discussion.
A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:
* Date: Name, Age, Main reason/s for notability, Established cause of death (if known), References.
Please note: names are listed under the date of death, not the date it was announced.
- Sunday 10 January: David Bowie, 69, singer and musician who performed in Malta before international stardom, cancer , 
- Monday 25 January: Frank Baldacchino, 91, artist
- Monday 21 March: Ġużeppi Mercieca, 87, Archbishop Emeritus, Archbishop of Malta from 1976 - 2006 , 
- Sunday 29 May: Emmanuel Micallef known as Lito, 47, Radio Presenter, D.J , , , , , , , 
- Friday 24 June: Charles M. Magro, 72, poet
- Tuesday 28 June: Emanuel Attard, 73, poet
- Monday 4 July: Karmenu Micallef, 72, L-Orizzont Editor
- Wednesday 13 July: John R. Casha, 88, engineer, Football Referee, Former President of I.S.A.
- Thursday 17 August: Gino Mifsud, 45, bassist, cancer
- Tuesday 8 November: John E. Scerri, 85, broadcaster
- Thursday 17 November: Sunny Aquilina, 70, songwriter
- Saturday 17 December: Judge Oliver Gulia, 91, Judge, Senior Crown Counsel and Deputy Attorney General, 
- Tuesday 27 December: Lino Arrigo Azzopardi, 77, Photographer and photojournalist, cancer , , , , ,