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
Pierre TrudeauPierre Trudeau
Canadian
15th Prime Minister of Canada

Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
American
Actress

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

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

Tom LandryTom Landry
American
Former American Football Player & Coach
Loretta YoungLoretta Young
American
Actress

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
Steve AllenSteve Allen
American
 

Noor JehanNoor Jehan
Pakistani
Singer and Actress

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

Sirimavo BandaranaikeSirimavo Bandaranaike
Sri Lankan
Former Prime Minister of Sri Lanka
Edward GoreyEdward Gorey
American
 
Nick MassiNick Massi
American
Guitarist

Barbara CartlandBarbara Cartland
British
Author

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

Walter KeaneWalter Keane
American
Real-Estate Entrepreneur
Gwendolyn BrooksGwendolyn Brooks
American
Poet

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Doug HenningDoug Henning
Canadian
Magician

Carl AlbertCarl Albert
American
Former Speaker of the United States House of

Hosea WilliamsHosea Williams
American
Civil Rights Leader

A. E. van VogtA. E. van Vogt
Canadian
Science Fiction Author
Mark OliphantMark Oliphant
Australian
Physicist

Alan CranstonAlan Cranston
American
Former United States Senator
Robin DayRobin Day
British
Broadcaster, Journalist

Judith Wright Judith Wright
Australian
Poet, Environmentalist, Campaigner for Aboriginal

Chidambaram SubramaniamChidambaram Subramaniam
Indian
Former Indian Politician & Freedom Activist
Don BudgeDon Budge
American
Tennis Player

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

Robert CormierRobert Cormier
American
American author

William E SimonWilliam E. Simon
American
Businessman, Philanthropist

Konrad BlochKonrad Emil Bloch
German, Polish, American
Biochemist

Abraham PaisAbraham Pais
American
Physicist
Louis Eugène Félix Néel Louis Néel
French
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

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,

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

David TomlinsonDavid Tomlinson
British
Actor
Kirsty MacCollKirsty MacColl
British
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Jean PetersJean Peters
American
Actress
Werner KlempererWerner Klemperer
American
Television actor, Film actor, Singer, Opera

John JayJohn Jay
American
Filmmaker

Ian DuryIan Dury
British
Singer

Nancy MarchandNancy Marchand
American
Actress
Ofra HazaOfra Haza
Israeli
Singer, Voice actor, Actor, Composer, Journalist,
Leonid RogozovLeonid Rogozov
Russian
Physician, Surgeon, University teacher

Steve ReevesSteve Reeves
American
Bodybuilders

Habib BourguibaHabib Bourguiba
Tunisian
Politician, Lawyer

Douglas Fairbanks Jr.Douglas Fairbanks Jr.
American
Actor
Tito PuenteTito Puente
American
actor, bandleader, conductor, composer, jazz

Jack HemingwayJack Hemingway
American
Autobiographer

Bart the BearBart the Bear
American
Animal actor

Billy BartyBilly Barty
American
Actor

Kermit RooseveltKermit Roosevelt
American
Critic
Purushottam Laxman DeshpandePurushottam Laxman Deshpande
Indian
Author, Film director, Actor, Composer, Poet,

Virginia AdmiralVirginia Admiral
American
Painter
Claire TrevorClaire Trevor
American
Actress

Lolo FerrariLolo Ferrari
French
Film actor, Adult Film Star, Television presenter,

Joe C.Joe C.
American
Rapper
Vittorio GassmanVittorio Gassman
Italian
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor

Adam PettyAdam Petty
American
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver
Willard Van Orman QuineWillard Van Orman Quine
American
Mathematician, Analytic philosopher, Philosopher

Lída BaarováLída Baarová
Austrian, Czech
Actress

Maurice RichardMaurice Richard
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Ingrid of SwedenIngrid of Sweden
Swedish
 
Harold NicholasHarold Nicholas
American
Dancer, Actor

Andy HugAndy Hug
Swiss
Karateka, Kickboxer
Lala AmarnathLala Amarnath
Indian
Cricketer

Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.
American
Actor
Shobhna SamarthShobhna Samarth
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actress

Majrooh SultanpuriMajrooh Sultanpuri
Indian
Author, Poet, Lyricist, Songwriter
Alla RakhaAlla Rakha
Indian
Composer, Percussionist