He died at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital after suffering respiratory problems.
Source: The Telegraph
Who: Sir Christopher Lee
Born: 27 May 1922
Died: 7 June 2015
He was closely identified with the role of Saruman the White in "The Lord of the Rings Trilogy" (2001-3) and Count Dracula in "Dracula" (1958).
Bond fans remember him for his role as Francisco Scaramanga in "The Man with the Golden Gun" (1974). He was also a step-cousin of Ian Fleming, author of the James Bond spy novels.
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