Basketball legend Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash in California's Calabasas at the age of 41 on January 27. While speaking in a session at Jaipur Literature Festival on January 27, Bollywood actress Dia Mirza spoke on Bryant's death. She said, "Some really great people and species are being lost in this world. It pains, frightens, scares and intimidates us." "I have followed him for a while and this news disturbed and upset me," Dia Mirza added. Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna were among the nine killed when the aircraft came down in Calabasas. Bryant was a five-time NBA champion and played for the LA Lakers throughout his career and is considered as one of the greatest players in the history of Basketball.