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

Rick RescorlaRick Rescorla
British
Army Officer

Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh
American
Terrorist

Jack LemmonJack Lemmon
American
American actor

Dale EarnhardtDale Earnhardt
American
Race car driver

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

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

Milton William CooperMilton William Cooper
American
Author

Lewis ArquetteLewis Arquette
American
Actor
Berry BerensonBerry Berenson
American
Photographer

Thuy TrangThuy Trang
American, Vietnamese
Actress
Bonnie Lee BakleyBonnie Lee Bakley
American
Actor

Ken KeseyKen Kesey
American
 

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

Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
American
United States Army Officer
Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
South African
Cardiac Surgeon

David GrafDavid Graf
American
Actor

Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
American
Actress

Jodi HuisentruitJodi Huisentruit
American
News Anchor
Dieter DenglerDieter Dengler
American
Aviator
Imogene CocaImogene Coca
American
Actress

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

Tove JanssonTove Jansson
Finnish
Novelist

Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
American
Renowned Author & Aviator
Anne HaneyAnne Haney
American
Actress

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Mary Kay AshMary Kay Ash
American
Businesswoman

Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
American
Actress

Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
Senegalese
Senegalese Politician

Matthew AnsaraMatthew Ansara
American
Actor
Jane GreerJane Greer
American
Actress

Stanley KramerStanley Kramer
American
Film Director, Producer
Isaac SternIsaac Stern
American
American violinist

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
Cuban
Photographer

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever
Mainza ChonaMainza Chona
Zambian
Zambian Politician

Donald J. CramDonald J. Cram
American
Chemist
A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
American
Poet

Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
Russian
Physicist

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
 
Josef BicanJosef Bican
Austrian
Association football player, Association football

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

Sivaji GanesanSivaji Ganesan
Indian
Actor

Mohamed AttaMohamed Atta
Egyptian
Hijacker
Perry ComoPerry Como
American
Singer

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

John Lee HookerJohn Lee Hooker
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
American
Mathematician, Cryptographer, Computer scientist,
Betty OngBetty Ong
American
Flight attendant

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

Katharine GrahamKatharine Graham
American
Publisher

Maureen ReaganMaureen Reagan
American
Actor

Herbert A. SimonHerbert A. Simon
American
Economist, Psychologist, Politician, Sociologist,
Chuck SchuldinerChuck Schuldiner
American
American singer-songwriter
Peter GriffithPeter Griffith
American
Actor

Nigel HawthorneNigel Hawthorne
British
Actor

Joan SimsJoan Sims
British
Actress

Stuart AdamsonStuart Adamson
British
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Guitarist, Pianist
Dale EvansDale Evans
Film Actress, Songwriter, Singer, Television

Madhavrao ScindiaMadhavrao Scindia
Indian
Politician

Morton Downey Jr.Morton Downey Jr.
American
Actor

Barbara Kay BracherBarbara Olson
American
Journalist, Lawyer

Emilie SchindlerEmilie Schindler
Austrian, German
Writer, Autobiographer
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
Arlene FrancisArlene Francis
American
Actor, Autobiographer, Television presenter, Radio

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
 

Ann SothernAnn Sothern
American
Singer, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor
Valentín ElizaldeValentín Elizalde
Mexican
singer

Pauline KaelPauline Kael
American
Film critic, Writer, Journalist
Willie StargellWillie Stargell
American
Baseball player

Mary WhitehouseMary Whitehouse
British
Social Activist
Eudora WeltyEudora Welty
American
Writer

Wilhelm MohnkeWilhelm Mohnke
German
Officer
Harry SecombeHarry Secombe
British
Actor, Comedian, Singer, Stage actor