Celebrity Stylist Gavin Mahlangu Dead At 38

Celebrity stylist and personal shopper Gavin Mahlangu is dead. He reportedly died on Wednesday, December 15, 2021.  He was age 38 years.

Details of his death have not been released, but those who know him, celebs and ordinary peeps, have taken to social media to share their grief regarding his passing.

In a post to Instagram, celebrated actress and singer Nandi Madida had affirmed her love for Gavin Mahlangu, whom she called her brother, even in death.

For her part, Omuhle Gela noted she’s so pained about his passing and therefore short of words to express exactly what and how she feels. She ended up thanking the lat stylist for an amazing 11 years of friendship.

Actress Pearl Thusi wasn’t left out. Her post was briefer but still conveyed her emotions about Gavin’s passing. She had dropped the hashtag #RIPGavinMahlangu in a tweet, followed by a broken-heart emoji and the emoji of a dove aloft.

Gavin’s death is especially sad because he is still young and he died during a period many across the world, including South Africa, equate with celebration. Hopefully, his family will have the strength to bear the tragedy of his passing and ultimately come out of it stronger. Adieu, Gavin!


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