Famous People Who Died In 2001

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2001. This list includes people like George Harrison, Aaliyah, Jennifer Syme, R. K. Narayan, Jack Lemmon and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include novelists, poets, political leaders and journalists who died in 2001. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & France and many more countries.

Jennifer SymeJennifer Syme
American
Actress
AaliyahAaliyah
American
American singer

George HarrisonGeorge Harrison
British
Musician

Dale EarnhardtDale Earnhardt
American
Race car driver

Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh
American
Terrorist

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
American
American actor
Phoolan DeviPhoolan Devi
Indian
Politician, Brigand

Anthony QuinnAnthony Quinn
Mexican, American
Actor

Joey RamoneJoey Ramone
American
Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
British, American
Writer
David GrafDavid Graf
American
Actor

Troy DonahueTroy Donahue
American
Actor

Thuy TrangThuy Trang
American, Vietnamese
Actress

Lewis ArquetteLewis Arquette
American
Actor

Bonnie Lee BakleyBonnie Lee Bakley
American
Actor
Ken KeseyKen Kesey
American
 

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
American
Mathematician, Cryptographer

Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
American
Actress

Berry BerensonBerry Berenson
American
Photographer
Ray WalstonRay Walston
American
Actor & Comedian

Milton William CooperMilton William Cooper
American
Author
Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
American
United States Army Officer

Ahmad Shah MassoudAhmad Shah Massoud
Afghan
Former Afghan Military & Political Leader

Jodi HuisentruitJodi Huisentruit
American
News Anchor
Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
South African
Cardiac Surgeon

Anne HaneyAnne Haney
American
Actress
Tove JanssonTove Jansson
Finnish
Novelist

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
American
Renowned Author & Aviator

Imogene CocaImogene Coca
American
Actress
Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Birendra of Nepal
Nepalese
11th King of Nepal

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Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
American
Actress
Dieter DenglerDieter Dengler
American
Aviator

Rick RescorlaRick Rescorla
British
Army Officer

Jane GreerJane Greer
American
Actress

Mary Kay AshMary Kay Ash
American
Businesswoman
Matthew AnsaraMatthew Ansara
American
Actor
Wilhelm MohnkeWilhelm Mohnke
German
Military Leader

Stanley KramerStanley Kramer
American
Film Director, Producer

Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
Senegalese
Senegalese Politician

Isaac SternIsaac Stern
American
American violinist
Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
Cuban
Photographer

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever

Donald J. CramDonald J. Cram
American
Chemist

Mainza ChonaMainza Chona
Zambian
Zambian Politician

Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
Russian
Physicist
A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
American
Poet

Mongo BetiMongo Beti
Cameroonian
Writer
Clifford ShullClifford Shull
American
Physicist

Herbert SimonHerbert Simon
American
Economist, Political scientist, sociologist,

Gilbert BecaudGilbert Becaud
French
Singer
Carroll O’ConnorCarroll O’Connor
American
Actor

K. V. MahadevanK. V. Mahadevan
Indian
Composer, Music director
Sivaji GanesanSivaji Ganesan
Indian
Actor

Nkosi JohnsonNkosi Johnson
South African
Activist

Perry ComoPerry Como
American
Singer

Henry Lee LucasHenry Lee Lucas
American
American serial killer

Ashok KumarAshok Kumar
British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor
Harshad MehtaHarshad Mehta
Indian
stockbroker

Mohamed AttaMohamed Atta
Egyptian
Hijacker

Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
American
Guitarist, Jazz musician, Record producer, Jazz

William HannaWilliam Hanna
American
Animator, director, producer, voice actor, cartoon
John Lee HookerJohn Lee Hooker
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,

Katharine GrahamKatharine Graham
American
Publisher
Josef BicanJosef Bican
Austrian
Association football player, Association football

Joan SimsJoan Sims
British
Actress

Leila PahlaviLeila Pahlavi
Translator
Maureen ReaganMaureen Reagan
American
Actor

John L. NelsonJohn L. Nelson
American
Musician
Peter GriffithPeter Griffith
American
Actor

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
American
Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher,

Morton Downey Jr.Morton Downey Jr.
American
Actor
Stuart AdamsonStuart Adamson
British
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist

Charlotte ColemanCharlotte Coleman
British
Actress
Chuck SchuldinerChuck Schuldiner
American
American singer-songwriter

Nigel HawthorneNigel Hawthorne
British
Actor

Dale EvansDale Evans
American
Actress

Jack Haley Jr.Jack Haley Jr.
American
Film director
Herbert A. SimonHerbert A. Simon
American
Economist, Psychologist, Politician, Sociologist,
Daniel M. LewinDaniel M. Lewin
Israeli
Computer scientist

Byron De La BeckwithByron De La Beckwith
American
Murderer

Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
American
Actor

Robert LudlumRobert Ludlum
American
American author
Emilie SchindlerEmilie Schindler
Austrian, German
Writer, Autobiographer

Arlene FrancisArlene Francis
American
Actor, Autobiographer, Television presenter, Radio

Pauline KaelPauline Kael
American
Film critic, Writer, Journalist

Todd BeamerTodd Beamer
American
 

Valentín ElizaldeValentín Elizalde
Mexican
singer
David AngellDavid Angell
American
Producer

Harry SecombeHarry Secombe
British
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Stage actor
Laurent-Désiré KabilaLaurent-Désiré Kabila
Congolese
 

Mary WhitehouseMary Whitehouse
British
Social Activist
Ann SothernAnn Sothern
American
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor
Lorenzo MusicLorenzo Music
American
Actor, Voice actor, Writer, Television producer,