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.

AaliyahAaliyah
American
American singer
George HarrisonGeorge Harrison
British
Musician

Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh
American
Terrorist

Jennifer SymeJennifer Syme
American
Actress

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
American
American actor

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

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

Thuy TrangThuy Trang
American, Vietnamese
Actress
Troy DonahueTroy Donahue
American
Actor

Milton William CooperMilton William Cooper
American
Author

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
American
Renowned Author & Aviator

David GrafDavid Graf
American
Actor
Ray WalstonRay Walston
American
Actor & Comedian

Berry BerensonBerry Berenson
American
Photographer

Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
American
Actress

Ken KeseyKen Kesey
American
 
Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
American
Mathematician, Cryptographer

Lewis ArquetteLewis Arquette
American
Actor
Ahmad Shah MassoudAhmad Shah Massoud
Afghan
Former Afghan Military & Political Leader

Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
American
United States Army Officer

Bonnie Lee BakleyBonnie Lee Bakley
American
Actor
Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Birendra of Nepal
Nepalese
11th King of Nepal

Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
South African
Cardiac Surgeon
Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
American
Actress

Tove JanssonTove Jansson
Finnish
Novelist

Wilhelm MohnkeWilhelm Mohnke
German
Military Leader
Dieter DenglerDieter Dengler
American
Aviator

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Anne HaneyAnne Haney
American
Actress
Jane GreerJane Greer
American
Actress

Imogene CocaImogene Coca
American
Actress

Stanley KramerStanley Kramer
American
Film Director, Producer

Mary Kay AshMary Kay Ash
American
Businesswoman
Jodi HuisentruitJodi Huisentruit
American
News Anchor
Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
Senegalese
Senegalese Politician

Rick RescorlaRick Rescorla
British
Army Officer

Eileen HeckartEileen Heckart
American
Actress

Isaac SternIsaac Stern
American
American violinist
Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
Cuban
Photographer

Mainza ChonaMainza Chona
Zambian
Zambian Politician

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever

A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
American
Poet

Mongo BetiMongo Beti
Cameroonian
Writer
Donald J. CramDonald J. Cram
American
Chemist

Matthew AnsaraMatthew Ansara
American
Actor
Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
Russian
Physicist

Clifford ShullClifford Shull
American
Physicist

Herbert SimonHerbert Simon
American
Economist, Political scientist, sociologist,
Carroll O’ConnorCarroll O’Connor
American
Actor

Gilbert BecaudGilbert Becaud
French
Singer
Madhavrao ScindiaMadhavrao Scindia
Indian
Politician

Sivaji GanesanSivaji Ganesan
Indian
Actor

Ashok KumarAshok Kumar
British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

K. V. MahadevanK. V. Mahadevan
Indian
Composer, Music director

Henry Lee LucasHenry Lee Lucas
American
American serial killer
Linda PerryLinda Perry
American
Actress

Philip RosenthalPhilip Rosenthal
American
Producer

William HannaWilliam Hanna
American
Animator, director, producer, voice actor, cartoon

Harshad MehtaHarshad Mehta
Indian
stockbroker
Katharine GrahamKatharine Graham
American
Publisher

Perry ComoPerry Como
American
Singer
John Lee HookerJohn Lee Hooker
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,

Peter GriffithPeter Griffith
American
Actor

Nigel HawthorneNigel Hawthorne
British
Actor
Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
American
Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher,

Mohamed AttaMohamed Atta
Egyptian
Hijacker
Elizabeth AshleyElizabeth Ashley
British
Actress

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

Joan SimsJoan Sims
British
Actress
John L. NelsonJohn L. Nelson
American
Musician

Chuck SchuldinerChuck Schuldiner
American
Musician
Maureen ReaganMaureen Reagan
American
Actor

Charlotte ColemanCharlotte Coleman
British
Actress

Henry Herbert, 7th Earl of CarnarvonHenry Herbert, 7th Earl of Carnarvon
British
Racing Manager

Daniel M. LewinDaniel M. Lewin
Israeli
Computer scientist
Valentín ElizaldeValentín Elizalde
Mexican
singer
Arlene FrancisArlene Francis
American
Actor, Autobiographer, Television presenter, Radio

Stuart AdamsonStuart Adamson
British
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist

Robert LudlumRobert Ludlum
American
American author

Ann SothernAnn Sothern
American
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor
Morton Downey Jr.Morton Downey Jr.
American
Actor

Leila PahlaviLeila Pahlavi
Translator

Laurent-Désiré KabilaLaurent-Désiré Kabila
Congolese
 

Josef BicanJosef Bican
Austrian
Association football player, Association football

Herbert A. SimonHerbert A. Simon
American
Economist, Psychologist, Politician, Sociologist,
Emilie SchindlerEmilie Schindler
Austrian, German
Writer, Autobiographer

Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
American
Actor
Dale EvansDale Evans
American
Actress

Byron De La BeckwithByron De La Beckwith
American
Murderer
Harry SecombeHarry Secombe
British
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Stage actor
Todd BeamerTodd Beamer
American
Terror Victim