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.

George HarrisonGeorge Harrison
British
Musician
AaliyahAaliyah
American
American singer

Jennifer SymeJennifer Syme
American
Actress

Timothy McVeighTimothy McVeigh
American
Terrorist

Phoolan DeviPhoolan Devi
Indian
Politician, Brigand

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

Henry Lee LucasHenry Lee Lucas
American
Serial killer

Thuy TrangThuy Trang
American, Vietnamese
Actress
Dale EarnhardtDale Earnhardt
American
Race car driver

Joey RamoneJoey Ramone
American
Lead vocalist of the punk rock band the Ramones
Ken KeseyKen Kesey
American
 

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
British, American
Writer

Berry BerensonBerry Berenson
American
Photographer

Lewis ArquetteLewis Arquette
American
Actor
Milton William CooperMilton William Cooper
American
Author

Troy DonahueTroy Donahue
American
Actor

Ray WalstonRay Walston
American
Actor & Comedian

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
American
Mathematician, Cryptographer
Rick RescorlaRick Rescorla
British
Army Officer

Ahmad Shah MassoudAhmad Shah Massoud
Afghan
Former Afghan Military & Political Leader
David GrafDavid Graf
American
Actor

Kathleen FreemanKathleen Freeman
American
Actress

Jane GreerJane Greer
American
Actress
Tove JanssonTove Jansson
Finnish
Novelist

Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
South African
Cardiac Surgeon
Bonnie Lee BakleyBonnie Lee Bakley
American
Actor

Carwood LiptonCarwood Lipton
American
United States Army Officer

Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
American
Actress
Anne Morrow LindberghAnne Morrow Lindbergh
American
Renowned Author & Aviator

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Anne HaneyAnne Haney
American
Actress
Eileen HeckartEileen Heckart
American
Actress

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

Imogene CocaImogene Coca
American
Actress

Dieter DenglerDieter Dengler
American
Aviator
Jodi HuisentruitJodi Huisentruit
American
News Anchor
Wilhelm MohnkeWilhelm Mohnke
German
Military Leader

Stanley KramerStanley Kramer
American
Film Director, Producer

Mary Kay AshMary Kay Ash
American
Businesswoman

Léopold Sédar SenghorLéopold Sédar Senghor
Senegalese
Senegalese Politician
Isaac SternIsaac Stern
American
American violinist

Alberto KordaAlberto Korda
Cuban
Photographer

Sir Donald BradmanSir Donald Bradman
Australian
Greatest Batsmen Ever

Donald J. CramDonald J. Cram
American
Chemist

Mongo BetiMongo Beti
Cameroonian
Writer
Nikolay BasovNikolay Basov
Russian
Physicist

Matthew AnsaraMatthew Ansara
American
Actor
A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
American
Poet

Clifford ShullClifford Shull
American
Physicist

Mainza ChonaMainza Chona
Zambian
Zambian Politician
Herbert SimonHerbert Simon
American
Economist, Political scientist, sociologist,

Carroll O’ConnorCarroll O’Connor
American
Actor
Gilbert BecaudGilbert Becaud
French
Singer

Harshad MehtaHarshad Mehta
Indian
stockbroker

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

Ashok KumarAshok Kumar
British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Sivaji GanesanSivaji Ganesan
Indian
Actor
Linda PerryLinda Perry
American
Actress

Todd BeamerTodd Beamer
American
Terror Victim

Mohamed AttaMohamed Atta
Egyptian
Hijacker

Philip RosenthalPhilip Rosenthal
American
Producer
Maureen ReaganMaureen Reagan
American
Actor

Hank the Angry Drunken DwarfHank the Angry Drunken Dwarf
American
Radio personality
John Lee HookerJohn Lee Hooker
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,

William HannaWilliam Hanna
American
Animator

Ejner JohanssonEjner Johansson
Danish
Art Historian
Perry ComoPerry Como
American
Singer

Josef BicanJosef Bican
Austrian
Association football player, Association football
Chet AtkinsChet Atkins
American
Guitarist, Jazz musician, Record producer, Jazz

Chuck SchuldinerChuck Schuldiner
American
Musician

Peter GriffithPeter Griffith
American
Actor
Nigel HawthorneNigel Hawthorne
British
Actor

Elizabeth AshleyElizabeth Ashley
British
Actress
Betty OngBetty Ong
American
Flight attendant

Charlotte ColemanCharlotte Coleman
British
Actress

Katharine GrahamKatharine Graham
American
Publisher

Eugene SledgeEugene Sledge
American
Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher,
Emilie SchindlerEmilie Schindler
Austrian, German
Writer, Autobiographer
Henry Herbert, 7th Earl of CarnarvonHenry Herbert, 7th Earl of Carnarvon
British
Racing Manager

Joan SimsJoan Sims
British
Actress

David AngellDavid Angell
American
Producer

Morton Downey Jr.Morton Downey Jr.
American
Actor
Mychal JudgeMychal Judge
American
Catholic priest

Dale EvansDale Evans
American
Actress

Robert LudlumRobert Ludlum
American
American author

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

John L. NelsonJohn L. Nelson
American
Musician
Byron De La BeckwithByron De La Beckwith
American
Murderer

Foster BrooksFoster Brooks
American
Actor
Pauline KaelPauline Kael
American
Film critic, Writer, Journalist

Arlene FrancisArlene Francis
American
Actor, Autobiographer, Television presenter, Radio
Henry WadeHenry Wade
American
Lawyer
Leila PahlaviLeila Pahlavi
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