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
07 December 1972, American
Actress
George HarrisonGeorge Harrison
25 February 1943, British
 

AaliyahAaliyah
16 January 1979, American
Singer, Dancer, Actor & Model

Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh
23 April 1968, American
Terrorist

R. K. NarayanR. K. Narayan
10 October 1906, Indian
 

Dale EarnhardtDale Earnhardt
29 April 1951, American
Race car driver
Anthony QuinnAnthony Quinn
21 April 1915, Mexican, American
Actor

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
08 February 1925, American
American actor

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
11 March 1952, British, American
Writer

Joey RamoneJoey Ramone
19 May 1951, American
Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones
Phoolan DeviPhoolan Devi
10 August 1963, Indian
Politician, Brigand

Lewis ArquetteLewis Arquette
14 December 1935, American
Actor
Berry BerensonBerry Berenson
14 April 1948, American
Photographer

Thuy TrangThuy Trang
14 December 1973, American, Vietnamese
Actress

Bonnie Lee BakleyBonnie Lee Bakley
07 June 1956, American
Actor
Ken KeseyKen Kesey
17 September 1935, American
 

Troy DonahueTroy Donahue
27 January 1936, American
Actor
Ray WalstonRay Walston
02 November 1914, American
Actor & Comedian

Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
30 January 1920, American
United States Army Officer

Dieter DenglerDieter Dengler
22 May 1938, American
Aviator
Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
14 June 1916, American
Actress

Ahmad Shah MassoudAhmad Shah Massoud
02 September 1953, Afghan
Former Afghan Military & Political Leader
Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
08 November 1922, South African
Cardiac Surgeon

David GrafDavid Graf
16 April 1950, American
Actor

Tove JanssonTove Jansson
09 August 1914, Finnish
Novelist

Jodi HuisentruitJodi Huisentruit
05 May 1968, American
News Anchor
Birendra Bir Bikram Shah Birendra of Nepal
28 December 1945, Nepalese
11th King of Nepal
Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
22 June 1906, American
Renowned Author & Aviator

Anne HaneyAnne Haney
04 March 1934, American
Actress

Mary Kay AshMary Kay Ash
12 May 1918, American
Businesswoman

Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
17 February 1919, American
Actress
Matthew AnsaraMatthew Ansara
29 August 1965, American
Actor

Rick RescorlaRick Rescorla
27 May 1939, British
Army Officer

Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
09 October 1906, Senegalese
Senegalese Politician

Stanley KramerStanley Kramer
29 September 1913, American
Film Director, Producer

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Isaac SternIsaac Stern
21 July 1920, American
American violinist
Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
27 August 1908, Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
14 September 1928, Cuban
Photographer
Mainza ChonaMainza Chona
21 January 1930, Zambian
Zambian Politician

A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
18 February 1926, American
Poet

Mongo BetiMongo Beti
30 June 1932, Cameroonian
Writer
Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
14 December 1922, Russian
Physicist

Donald J. CramDonald J. Cram
22 April 1919, American
Chemist
Clifford ShullClifford Shull
23 September 1915, American
Physicist

Herbert SimonHerbert Simon
15 June 1916, American
Economist, Political scientist, sociologist,

Gilbert BecaudGilbert Becaud
24 October 1927, French
Singer

Carroll O’ConnorCarroll O’Connor
02 August 1924, American
Actor

Ashok KumarAshok Kumar
13 October 1911, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor
Henry Lee LucasHenry Lee Lucas
23 August 1936, American
American serial killer

Mohamed AttaMohamed Atta
01 September 1968, Egyptian
Hijacker

William HannaWilliam Hanna
14 July 1910, American
Animator, director, producer, voice actor, cartoon

John Lee HookerJohn Lee Hooker
22 August 1917, American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,
Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
20 June 1924, American
Guitarist, Jazz musician, Record producer, Jazz

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
04 November 1923, American
Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher,
Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
30 April 1916, American
Mathematician, Cryptographer, Computer scientist,

Chuck SchuldinerChuck Schuldiner
13 May 1967, American
American singer-songwriter

Harshad MehtaHarshad Mehta
29 July 1953, Indian
stockbroker
Nigel HawthorneNigel Hawthorne
05 April 1929, British
Actor

Dale EvansDale Evans
1912 AD
Film Actress, Songwriter, Singer, Television
Arlene FrancisArlene Francis
20 October 1907, American
Actor, Autobiographer, Television presenter, Radio

Ann SothernAnn Sothern
22 January 1909, American
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor

Maureen ReaganMaureen Reagan
04 January 1941, American
Actor
Herbert A. SimonHerbert A. Simon
15 June 1916, American
Economist, Psychologist, Politician, Sociologist,

Stuart AdamsonStuart Adamson
11 April 1958, British
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist
Byron De La BeckwithByron De La Beckwith
1920 AD, American
Murderer

Sabiha GökçenSabiha Gökçen
21 March 1913, Turkish
aviator

Leila PahlaviLeila Pahlavi
27 March 1970
Translator

Josef BicanJosef Bican
25 September 1913, Austrian
Association football player, Association football
Robert LudlumRobert Ludlum
25 May 1927, American
American author
Emilie SchindlerEmilie Schindler
22 October 1907, Austrian, German
Writer, Autobiographer

David AngellDavid Angell
10 April 1946, American
Producer

Henry WadeHenry Wade
11 November 1914, American
Jurist, Lawyer

Todd BeamerTodd Beamer
24 November 1968, American
 
Laurent-Désiré KabilaLaurent-Désiré Kabila
27 November 1939, Congolese
 

Donald BradmanDonald Bradman
27 August 1908, Australian
 

Pauline KaelPauline Kael
19 June 1919, American
Film critic, Writer, Journalist

Valentín ElizaldeValentín Elizalde
01 February 1977, Mexican
singer

Fred HoyleFred Hoyle
24 June 1915, British
Screenwriter, Astronomer, Writer, Physicist,
Wilhelm MohnkeWilhelm Mohnke
15 March 1911, German
Officer

Lorenzo MusicLorenzo Music
02 May 1937, American
Actor, Voice actor, Writer, Television producer,
Betty OngBetty Ong
05 February 1956, American
Flight attendant

Ed RothEd Roth
04 March 1932, American
Artist, Automotive designer

Harry SecombeHarry Secombe
08 September 1921, British
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Stage actor
W. G. SebaldW. G. Sebald
18 May 1944, German
Writer, Poet, Professor

Hank the Angry Drunken DwarfHank the Angry Drunken Dwarf
20 April 1962, American
Radio personality
Zhang XueliangZhang Xueliang
03 June 1901, American
statesman

Barbara Kay BracherBarbara Olson
27 December 1955, American
Journalist, Lawyer

Soraya Esfandiary-BakhtiariSoraya Esfandiary-Bakhtiari
22 June 1932
Actor

Jean-Pierre AumontJean-Pierre Aumont
05 January 1911, French
Actor, Screenwriter
Michele AlboretoMichele Alboreto
23 December 1956, Italian
Racing driver

Poul AndersonPoul Anderson
25 November 1926, American
Author
BalthusBalthus
29 February 1908, French, Polish
Painter, Artist

G. E. M. AnscombeG. E. M. Anscombe
18 March 1919, British
 

Isao InokumaIsao Inokuma
04 February 1938, Japanese
Judoka

Nyree Dawn PorterNyree Dawn Porter
22 January 1936, New Zealander
Actor
Charles TrenetCharles Trenet
18 May 1913, French
Composer, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter