Famous People Who Died In 2000

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2000. This list includes people like Hedy Lamarr, Pierre Trudeau, Walter Matthau, Alec Guinness, Terence McKenna and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, poets and prime ministers who died in 2000. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & France and many more countries.

Hedy LamarrHedy Lamarr
Austrian, American
Actress, Co-inventor of technology for spread
Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
American
Actress

Pierre TrudeauPierre Trudeau
Canadian
15th Prime Minister of Canada

Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness
British
Actor

Jim VarneyJim Varney
American
Actor

Walter MatthauWalter Matthau
American
Actor
Terence McKennaTerence McKenna
American
Philosopher, Psychonaut, Ethnobotanist, Author

Big PunBig Pun
American
Rapper

Loretta YoungLoretta Young
American
Actress

Steve AllenSteve Allen
American
 
Larry Linville Larry Linville
American
Actor

Roger VadimRoger Vadim
French
Screenwriter
Benjamin OrrBenjamin Orr
American
Singer

Meredith MacRaeMeredith MacRae
American
Actress

Justin PierceJustin Pierce
British
Actor

Noor JehanNoor Jehan
Pakistani
Singer and Actress
Hafez al-AssadHafez al-Assad
Syrian
Former President of Syria

Victor BorgeVictor Borge
Danish, American
American-Danish comedian

Richard MulliganRichard Mulligan
American
Actor
Tom LandryTom Landry
American
Former American Football Player & Coach

Jean Speegle HowardJean Speegle Howard
American
Actress
Richard FarnsworthRichard Farnsworth
American
Actor, Stuntman

Barbara CartlandBarbara Cartland
British
Author

Nick MassiNick Massi
American
Guitarist

John LindsayJohn Lindsay
American
Politician, Former Mayor of New York City
Edward GoreyEdward Gorey
American
 

Sirimavo BandaranaikeSirimavo Bandaranaike
Sri Lankan
Former Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

Doug HenningDoug Henning
Canadian
Magician

René Gerónimo FavaloroRené Gerónimo Favaloro
Argentinian
Cardiovascular Surgeon
Gwendolyn BrooksGwendolyn Brooks
American
Poet

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Don BudgeDon Budge
American
Tennis Player

Alan CranstonAlan Cranston
American
Former United States Senator

Hosea WilliamsHosea Williams
American
Civil Rights Leader

A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
Canadian
Science Fiction Author
Judith Wright Judith Wright
Australian
Poet, Environmentalist, Campaigner for Aboriginal

Carl AlbertCarl Albert
American
Former Speaker of the United States House of
Robin DayRobin Day
British
Broadcaster, Journalist

Chidambaram SubramaniamChidambaram Subramaniam
Indian
Former Indian Politician & Freedom Activist

Mark OliphantMark Oliphant
Australian
Physicist
William E SimonWilliam E. Simon
American
Businessman, Philanthropist

John HarsanyiJohn Harsanyi
Hungarian, American
Economist
Alan HovhanessAlan Hovhaness
American
Composer

Robert CormierRobert Cormier
American
American author

Charles PerkinsCharles Perkins
Australian
Soccer player

Louis Eugène Félix Néel Louis Néel
French
Physicist

Abraham PaisAbraham Pais
American
Physicist
Konrad BlochKonrad Emil Bloch
German, Polish, American
Biochemist

Son SannSon Sann
French, Cambodian
Politician

Cyril ClarkeCyril Clarke
British
Pioneering work on prevention of Rh disease, and

Michael SmithMichael Smith (Chemist)
Canadian
Biochemist
Merton H. MillerMerton H. Miller
American
Economist

Emil ZatopekEmil Zatopek
Czech
Long Distance Runner
Seymour KetySeymour Kety
American
Neuroscientist

Paula YatesPaula Yates
British
Television presenter, Journalist

Jason RobardsJason Robards
American
American film actor
Julie LondonJulie London
American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician,

Werner KlempererWerner Klemperer
American
Television actor, Film actor, Singer, Opera
Kirsty MacCollKirsty MacColl
British
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Władysław SzpilmanWładysław Szpilman
Polish
Pianist, Composer, Musician, Writer, Songwriter

Ian DuryIan Dury
British
Singer
Ofra HazaOfra Haza
Israeli
Singer, Voice actor, Actor, Composer, Journalist,

Douglas Fairbanks Jr.Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
American
Actor
Jack HemingwayJack Hemingway
American
Autobiographer

Bart the BearBart the Bear
American
Animal actor

Tito PuenteTito Puente
American
actor, bandleader, conductor, composer, jazz

Habib BourguibaHabib Bourguiba
Tunisian
Politician, Lawyer
Billy BartyBilly Barty
American
Actor
Purushottam Laxman DeshpandePurushottam Laxman Deshpande
Indian
Author, Film director, Actor, Composer, Poet,

Vittorio GassmanVittorio Gassman
Italian
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor

Joe C.Joe C.
American
Rapper

Lolo FerrariLolo Ferrari
French
Film actor, Adult Film Star, Television presenter,
Adam PettyAdam Petty
American
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Lída BaarováLída Baarová
Austrian, Czech
Actress

Willard Van Orman QuineWillard Van Orman Quine
American
Mathematician, Analytic philosopher, Philosopher

Ingrid of SwedenIngrid of Sweden
Swedish
 

Maurice RichardMaurice Richard
Canadian
Ice hockey player
Virginia AdmiralVirginia Admiral
American
Painter

Lala AmarnathLala Amarnath
Indian
Cricketer
Shobhna SamarthShobhna Samarth
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actress

Harold NicholasHarold Nicholas
American
Dancer, Actor

Andy HugAndy Hug
Swiss
Karateka, Kickboxer
Elmo ZumwaltElmo Zumwalt
American
Officer

Leonid RogozovLeonid Rogozov
Russian
Physician, Surgeon, University teacher
Edoardo AgnelliEdoardo Agnelli
American
Entrepreneur

Carl BarksCarl Barks
American
Screenwriter, Writer, Painter, Farmer, Journalist

Alla RakhaAlla Rakha
Indian
Composer, Percussionist

Blue DemonBlue Demon
Mexican
Actor, Professional wrestler, Film actor
Majrooh SultanpuriMajrooh Sultanpuri
Indian
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Doris HareDoris Hare
British
Stage actor, Film actor
Gino BartaliGino Bartali
Italian
Cyclist

Anthony CoralloAnthony Corallo
American
Gangster
Herta BotheHerta Bothe
German
Torturer

Bettino CraxiBettino Craxi
Italian
Politician
Jacob LawrenceJacob Lawrence
American
Painter