The untimely deaths of TV presenter Peaches Geldof and Hollywood star Robin Williams made them Britain's most-searched-for celebrities of the year, according to Bing.
The Microsoft-owned search engine has revealed which people and places piqued Brits' curiosity in 2014.
- 10 Beyonce
- 9 Katy Perry
- 8 Ariana Grande
- 7 Miley Cyrus
- 6 Kim Kardashian
- 5 Justin Bieber
- 4 Paul Walker
- 3 Jennifer Lawrence
- 2 Robin Williams
- 1 Peaches Geldof
The loss of Robin Williams in August gripped us: nearly half of all UK searches for the much-loved comedian came from smartphones, as audiences looked back at favourite Williams moments and quotes.
Hunger Games beauty Jennifer Lawrence drummed up the third-most searches in her category, while another tragic celebrity - Fast & Furious actor Paul Walker, who was killed in a car accident almost a year ago today - rounded out the top four.
Recently engaged tennis champion Andy Murray was the nation's most-searched-for sportsman this year, followed by troubled South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius, while boy band One Direction and pop singer Justin Bieber were the music acts that captured most attention.