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

Alec GuinnessAlec Guinness
British
Actor

Walter MatthauWalter Matthau
American
Actor

Jim VarneyJim Varney
American
Actor

Terence McKennaTerence McKenna
American
Philosopher, Psychonaut, Ethnobotanist, Author
Loretta YoungLoretta Young
American
Actress

Big PunBig Pun
American
Rapper

Gwen VerdonGwen Verdon
American
Actress

Hafez al-AssadHafez al-Assad
Syrian
Former President of Syria
Roger VadimRoger Vadim
French
Screenwriter

Meredith MacRaeMeredith MacRae
American
Actress

Steve AllenSteve Allen
American
 

Noor JehanNoor Jehan
Pakistani
Singer and Actress

Larry Linville Larry Linville
American
Actor
Richard MulliganRichard Mulligan
American
Actor

DJ ScrewDJ Screw
American
Hip-hop DJ

Benjamin OrrBenjamin Orr
American
Singer

Tom LandryTom Landry
American
Former American Football Player & Coach

Justin PierceJustin Pierce
British
Actor
Richard FarnsworthRichard Farnsworth
American
Actor, Stuntman

Victor BorgeVictor Borge
Danish, American
American-Danish comedian

Lída BaarováLída Baarová
Austrian, Czech
Actress
Barbara CartlandBarbara Cartland
British
Author

Jean Speegle HowardJean Speegle Howard
American
Actress
John LindsayJohn Lindsay
American
Politician, Former Mayor of New York City

Nick MassiNick Massi
American
Guitarist

Sirimavo BandaranaikeSirimavo Bandaranaike
Sri Lankan
Former Prime Minister of Sri Lanka

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Edward GoreyEdward Gorey
American
 
Hosea WilliamsHosea Williams
American
Civil Rights Leader

Gwendolyn BrooksGwendolyn Brooks
American
Poet

Doug HenningDoug Henning
Canadian
Magician

Jacob LawrenceJacob Lawrence
American
Painter
Walter KeaneWalter Keane
American
Real-Estate Entrepreneur
Alan CranstonAlan Cranston
American
Former United States Senator

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

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

Chidambaram SubramaniamChidambaram Subramaniam
Indian
Former Indian Politician & Freedom Activist
Robin DayRobin Day
British
Broadcaster, Journalist

Alan HovhanessAlan Hovhaness
American
Composer

William E SimonWilliam E. Simon
American
Businessman, Philanthropist

Mark OliphantMark Oliphant
Australian
Physicist

John HarsanyiJohn Harsanyi
Hungarian, American
Economist
Judith Wright Judith Wright
Australian
Poet, Environmentalist, Campaigner for Aboriginal

Don BudgeDon Budge
American
Tennis Player
Robert CormierRobert Cormier
American
American author

Abraham PaisAbraham Pais
American
Physicist

Charles PerkinsCharles Perkins
Australian
Soccer player
Louis Eugène Félix Néel Louis Néel
French
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

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

Paula YatesPaula Yates
British, Welsh
Television presenter

Władysław SzpilmanWładysław Szpilman
Polish
Pianist, Composer, Musician, Writer, Songwriter
Jason RobardsJason Robards
American
Actor

Jean PetersJean Peters
American
Actress
Julie LondonJulie London
American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Jazz musician,

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

Nancy MarchandNancy Marchand
American
Actress
Ian DuryIan Dury
British
Singer

David TomlinsonDavid Tomlinson
British
Actor
Maurice RichardMaurice Richard
Canadian
Ice hockey player

Kirsty MacCollKirsty MacColl
British
Singer-songwriter, Singer

Derrick ThomasDerrick Thomas
American football player
John JayJohn Jay
American
Filmmaker

Kermit RooseveltKermit Roosevelt
American
Critic
Ofra HazaOfra Haza
Israeli
Singer, Voice actor, Actor, Composer, Journalist,

Jack HemingwayJack Hemingway
American
Autobiographer

Steve ReevesSteve Reeves
American
Bodybuilders

Leonid RogozovLeonid Rogozov
Russian
Physician, Surgeon, University teacher
Bart the BearBart the Bear
American
Animal actor
Tito PuenteTito Puente
American
actor, bandleader, conductor, composer, jazz

Screamin' Jay HawkinsScreamin' Jay Hawkins
American
Singer-songwriter

David HorowitzDavid Horowitz
American
Set Decorator

Claire TrevorClaire Trevor
American
Actress
Billy BartyBilly Barty
American
Actor

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

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

Joey DunlopJoey Dunlop
Northern Irish
Motorcycle racer

Larry LambLarry Lamb
British
Actor
Adam PettyAdam Petty
American
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Patrick O'BrianPatrick O'Brian
British
Novelist
Purushottam Laxman DeshpandePurushottam Laxman Deshpande
Indian
Author, Film director, Actor, Composer, Poet,

Shobhna SamarthShobhna Samarth
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actress
Joe C.Joe C.
American
Rapper
Ingrid of SwedenIngrid of Sweden
Swedish