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

Dale EarnhardtDale Earnhardt
American
Race car driver

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
American
American actor
Anthony QuinnAnthony Quinn
Mexican, American
Actor

Phoolan DeviPhoolan Devi
Indian
Politician, Brigand

Thuy TrangThuy Trang
American, Vietnamese
Actress
Joey RamoneJoey Ramone
American
Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones

Milton William CooperMilton William Cooper
American
Author
Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
British, American
Writer

Troy DonahueTroy Donahue
American
Actor

Ken KeseyKen Kesey
American
 

David GrafDavid Graf
American
Actor
Lewis ArquetteLewis Arquette
American
Actor

Berry BerensonBerry Berenson
American
Photographer

Ray WalstonRay Walston
American
Actor & Comedian

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
American
Mathematician, Cryptographer
Jodi HuisentruitJodi Huisentruit
American
News Anchor

Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
American
United States Army Officer
Ahmad Shah MassoudAhmad Shah Massoud
Afghan
Former Afghan Military & Political Leader

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

Imogene CocaImogene Coca
American
Actress
Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
American
Actress

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
American
Renowned Author & Aviator
Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
American
Actress

Tove JanssonTove Jansson
Finnish
Novelist

Bonnie Lee BakleyBonnie Lee Bakley
American
Actor
Anne HaneyAnne Haney
American
Actress

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Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
South African
Cardiac Surgeon
Dieter DenglerDieter Dengler
American
Aviator

Stanley KramerStanley Kramer
American
Film Director, Producer

Wilhelm MohnkeWilhelm Mohnke
German
Military Leader

Eileen HeckartEileen Heckart
American
Actress
Mary Kay AshMary Kay Ash
American
Businesswoman
Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
Senegalese
Senegalese Politician

Isaac SternIsaac Stern
American
American violinist

Jane GreerJane Greer
American
Actress

Rick RescorlaRick Rescorla
British
Army Officer
Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
Cuban
Photographer

A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
American
Poet

Matthew AnsaraMatthew Ansara
American
Actor

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever

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

Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
Russian
Physicist
Herbert SimonHerbert Simon
American
Economist, Political scientist, sociologist,

Mainza ChonaMainza Chona
Zambian
Zambian Politician

Clifford ShullClifford Shull
American
Physicist
Gilbert BecaudGilbert Becaud
French
Singer

Carroll O’ConnorCarroll O’Connor
American
Actor
Philip RosenthalPhilip Rosenthal
American
Producer

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

Ashok KumarAshok Kumar
British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Sivaji GanesanSivaji Ganesan
Indian
Actor

Harshad MehtaHarshad Mehta
Indian
stockbroker
Henry Lee LucasHenry Lee Lucas
American
American serial killer

Linda PerryLinda Perry
American
Actress

Byron De La BeckwithByron De La Beckwith
American
Murderer

Josef BicanJosef Bican
Austrian
Association football player, Association football
William HannaWilliam Hanna
American
Animator

Maureen ReaganMaureen Reagan
American
Actor
John Lee HookerJohn Lee Hooker
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,

Perry ComoPerry Como
American
Singer

Katharine GrahamKatharine Graham
American
Publisher
Mohamed AttaMohamed Atta
Egyptian
Hijacker

Nigel HawthorneNigel Hawthorne
British
Actor
Betty OngBetty Ong
American
Flight attendant

Madhavrao ScindiaMadhavrao Scindia
Indian
Politician

Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
American
Guitarist, Jazz musician, Record producer, Jazz
Peter GriffithPeter Griffith
American
Actor

Charlotte ColemanCharlotte Coleman
British
Actress
Elizabeth AshleyElizabeth Ashley
British
Actress

Emilie SchindlerEmilie Schindler
Austrian, German
Writer, Autobiographer

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

Morton Downey Jr.Morton Downey Jr.
American
Actor
Joan SimsJoan Sims
British
Actress
Chuck SchuldinerChuck Schuldiner
American
Musician

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

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

Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
American
Actor
Arlene FrancisArlene Francis
American
Actor, Autobiographer, Television presenter, Radio

Robert LudlumRobert Ludlum
American
American author

John L. NelsonJohn L. Nelson
American
Musician

Leila PahlaviLeila Pahlavi
Translator

Laurent-Désiré KabilaLaurent-Désiré Kabila
Congolese
 
Dale EvansDale Evans
American
Actress

Ann SothernAnn Sothern
American
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor
Todd BeamerTodd Beamer
American
Terror Victim

David AngellDavid Angell
American
Producer
Valentín ElizaldeValentín Elizalde
Mexican
singer
Ed RothEd Roth
American
Artist, Automotive designer