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

Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh
American
Terrorist

Rick RescorlaRick Rescorla
British
Army Officer

Dale EarnhardtDale Earnhardt
American
Race car driver
Anthony QuinnAnthony Quinn
Mexican, American
Actor

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
American
American actor

Joey RamoneJoey Ramone
American
Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones
Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
British, American
Writer

Phoolan DeviPhoolan Devi
Indian
Politician, Brigand
Ahmad Shah MassoudAhmad Shah Massoud
Afghan
Former Afghan Military & Political Leader

Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
American
Actress

Ken KeseyKen Kesey
American
 
Lewis ArquetteLewis Arquette
American
Actor

Berry BerensonBerry Berenson
American
Photographer
Thuy TrangThuy Trang
American, Vietnamese
Actress

Bonnie Lee BakleyBonnie Lee Bakley
American
Actor

Troy DonahueTroy Donahue
American
Actor
Ray WalstonRay Walston
American
Actor & Comedian

Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
American
United States Army Officer
Dieter DenglerDieter Dengler
American
Aviator

Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
South African
Cardiac Surgeon

David GrafDavid Graf
American
Actor

Jodi HuisentruitJodi Huisentruit
American
News Anchor
Tove JanssonTove Jansson
Finnish
Novelist
Imogene CocaImogene Coca
American
Actress

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
American
Renowned Author & Aviator

Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Birendra of Nepal
Nepalese
11th King of Nepal

Anne HaneyAnne Haney
American
Actress
Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
American
Actress

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Mary Kay AshMary Kay Ash
American
Businesswoman

Matthew AnsaraMatthew Ansara
American
Actor

Jane GreerJane Greer
American
Actress

Stanley KramerStanley Kramer
American
Film Director, Producer
Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
Senegalese
Senegalese Politician

Isaac SternIsaac Stern
American
American violinist
Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
Cuban
Photographer

Mainza ChonaMainza Chona
Zambian
Zambian Politician
A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
American
Poet

Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
Russian
Physicist
Donald J. CramDonald J. Cram
American
Chemist

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

Ashok KumarAshok Kumar
British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Todd BeamerTodd Beamer
American
 

Henry Lee LucasHenry Lee Lucas
American
American serial killer
Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
American
Guitarist, Jazz musician, Record producer, Jazz

Mohamed AttaMohamed Atta
Egyptian
Hijacker
Ann SothernAnn Sothern
American
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor

Perry ComoPerry Como
American
Singer

William HannaWilliam Hanna
American
Animator, director, producer, voice actor, cartoon
Harshad MehtaHarshad Mehta
Indian
stockbroker

John Lee HookerJohn Lee Hooker
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,
Betty OngBetty Ong
American
Flight attendant

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
American
Mathematician, Cryptographer, Computer scientist,

Mychal JudgeMychal Judge
American
Catholic priest
Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
American
Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher,

Chuck SchuldinerChuck Schuldiner
American
American singer-songwriter
Peter GriffithPeter Griffith
American
Actor

Maureen ReaganMaureen Reagan
American
Actor

Nigel HawthorneNigel Hawthorne
British
Actor

Dale EvansDale Evans
Film Actress, Songwriter, Singer, Television
Herbert A. SimonHerbert A. Simon
American
Economist, Psychologist, Politician, Sociologist,
Stuart AdamsonStuart Adamson
British
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist

Morton Downey Jr.Morton Downey Jr.
American
Actor

Emilie SchindlerEmilie Schindler
Austrian, German
Writer, Autobiographer

Barbara Kay BracherBarbara Olson
American
Journalist, Lawyer
Donald BradmanDonald Bradman
Australian
 

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

Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
American
Actor

Byron De La BeckwithByron De La Beckwith
American
Murderer

Leila PahlaviLeila Pahlavi
Translator
Robert LudlumRobert Ludlum
American
American author

John L. NelsonJohn L. Nelson
American
Musician
David AngellDavid Angell
American
Producer

Charlotte ColemanCharlotte Coleman
British
Actress

Lorenzo MusicLorenzo Music
American
Actor, Voice actor, Writer, Television producer,
Laurent-Désiré KabilaLaurent-Désiré Kabila
Congolese
 

Josef BicanJosef Bican
Austrian
Association football player, Association football
Pauline KaelPauline Kael
American
Film critic, Writer, Journalist

Valentín ElizaldeValentín Elizalde
Mexican
singer

Wilhelm MohnkeWilhelm Mohnke
German
Officer

Harry SecombeHarry Secombe
British
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Stage actor
Fred HoyleFred Hoyle
British
Screenwriter, Astronomer, Writer, Physicist,

Christopher HewettChristopher Hewett
British
Actor
Daniel M. LewinDaniel M. Lewin
Israeli
Computer scientist

Ed RothEd Roth
American
Artist, Automotive designer
Zhang XueliangZhang Xueliang
American
statesman

W. G. SebaldW. G. Sebald
German
Writer, Poet, Professor
Soraya Esfandiary-BakhtiariSoraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari
Actor