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
Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness
British
Actor

Pierre TrudeauPierre Trudeau
Canadian
15th Prime Minister of Canada

Jim VarneyJim Varney
American
Actor

Walter MatthauWalter Matthau
American
Actor

Tom LandryTom Landry
American
Former American Football Player & Coach
Terence McKennaTerence McKenna
American
Philosopher, Psychonaut, Ethnobotanist, Author

Hafez al-AssadHafez al-Assad
Syrian
Former President of Syria

Big PunBig Pun
American
Rapper
Loretta YoungLoretta Young
American
Actress

Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
American
Actress
Larry Linville Larry Linville
American
Actor

Benjamin OrrBenjamin Orr
American
Singer

Meredith MacRaeMeredith MacRae
American
Actress
Justin PierceJustin Pierce
British
Actor

Steve AllenSteve Allen
American
 
Noor JehanNoor Jehan
Pakistani
Singer and Actress

Roger VadimRoger Vadim
French
Screenwriter

Richard MulliganRichard Mulligan
American
Actor
DJ ScrewDJ Screw
American
Hip-hop DJ

Victor BorgeVictor Borge
Danish, American
American-Danish comedian
Jean Speegle HowardJean Speegle Howard
American
Actress

Richard FarnsworthRichard Farnsworth
American
Actor, Stuntman

Edward GoreyEdward Gorey
American
 
Barbara CartlandBarbara Cartland
British
Author
John LindsayJohn Lindsay
American
Politician, Former Mayor of New York City

Sirimavo BandaranaikeSirimavo Bandaranaike
Sri Lankan
Former Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

Nick MassiNick Massi
American
Guitarist

Hosea WilliamsHosea Williams
American
Civil Rights Leader
Gwendolyn BrooksGwendolyn Brooks
American
Poet

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Walter KeaneWalter Keane
American
Real-Estate Entrepreneur

Jacob LawrenceJacob Lawrence
American
Painter

Doug HenningDoug Henning
Canadian
Magician

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

Alan CranstonAlan Cranston
American
Former United States Senator
Mark OliphantMark Oliphant
Australian
Physicist

A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
Canadian
Science Fiction Author

Judith Wright Judith Wright
Australian
Poet, Environmentalist, Campaigner for Aboriginal
Chidambaram SubramaniamChidambaram Subramaniam
Indian
Former Indian Politician & Freedom Activist

John HarsanyiJohn Harsanyi
Hungarian, American
Economist
William E SimonWilliam E. Simon
American
Businessman, Philanthropist

Alan HovhanessAlan Hovhaness
American
Composer

Don BudgeDon Budge
American
Tennis Player

Robert CormierRobert Cormier
American
American author

Louis Eugène Félix Néel Louis Néel
French
Physicist
Konrad BlochKonrad Emil Bloch
German, Polish, American
Biochemist

Abraham PaisAbraham Pais
American
Physicist

Son SannSon Sann
French, Cambodian
Politician

Charles PerkinsCharles Perkins
Australian
Soccer player
Cyril ClarkeCyril Clarke
British
Pioneering work on prevention of Rh disease, and

René Gerónimo FavaloroRené Gerónimo Favaloro
Argentinian
Cardiovascular Surgeon
Merton H. MillerMerton H. Miller
American
Economist

Michael SmithMichael Smith (Chemist)
Canadian
Biochemist

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

Kirsty MacCollKirsty MacColl
British
Singer-songwriter, Singer
Paula YatesPaula Yates
British
Television presenter, Journalist

Jason RobardsJason Robards
American
American film actor

Julie LondonJulie London
American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician,
David TomlinsonDavid Tomlinson
British
Actor

Jean PetersJean Peters
American
Actress
Władysław SzpilmanWładysław Szpilman
Polish
Pianist, Composer, Musician, Writer, Songwriter

John JayJohn Jay
American
Filmmaker

Werner KlempererWerner Klemperer
American
Television actor, Film actor, Singer, Opera

Virginia AdmiralVirginia Admiral
American
Painter
Ian DuryIan Dury
British
Singer
Purushottam Laxman DeshpandePurushottam Laxman Deshpande
Indian
Author, Film director, Actor, Composer, Poet,

Derrick ThomasDerrick Thomas
American football player

Nancy MarchandNancy Marchand
American
Actress

Steve ReevesSteve Reeves
American
Bodybuilders
Douglas Fairbanks Jr.Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
American
Actor

Ofra HazaOfra Haza
Israeli
Singer, Voice actor, Actor, Composer, Journalist,

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

Maurice RichardMaurice Richard
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Bart the BearBart the Bear
American
Animal actor
Jack HemingwayJack Hemingway
American
Autobiographer

Billy BartyBilly Barty
American
Actor
Kermit RooseveltKermit Roosevelt
American
Critic

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

Claire TrevorClaire Trevor
American
Actress
Joe C.Joe C.
American
Rapper

Lída BaarováLída Baarová
Austrian, Czech
Actress
Lolo FerrariLolo Ferrari
French
Film actor, Adult Film Star, Television presenter,

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

Majrooh SultanpuriMajrooh Sultanpuri
Indian
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter

Leonid RogozovLeonid Rogozov
Russian
Physician, Surgeon, University teacher
Joey DunlopJoey Dunlop
Northern Irish
Motorcycle racer

Ingrid of SwedenIngrid of Sweden
Swedish
 
Marie WindsorMarie Windsor
American
Actress

Alla RakhaAlla Rakha
Indian
Composer, Percussionist
Harold NicholasHarold Nicholas
American
Dancer, Actor

Lala AmarnathLala Amarnath
Indian
Cricketer
Habib BourguibaHabib Bourguiba
Tunisian
Politician, Lawyer