Famous People Who Died In 2002

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2002. This list includes people like Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, John Gotti, Richard Harris, Aileen Wuornos, Lisa Lopes and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, directors and artists who died in 2002. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Russia and many more countries.

Elizabeth Bowes-LyonElizabeth Bowes-Lyon
British
British Queen

Aileen WuornosAileen Wuornos
American
Serial killer

Richard HarrisRichard Harris
Irish
Actor

John GottiJohn Gotti
American
Mobster & Mafia

Layne StaleyLayne Staley
American
Musician
Lisa LopesLisa Lopes
Spanish, American
Rapper

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
American
Singers

David Parker RayDavid Parker Ray
American
Serial Rapist, Serial Killer
Simo HäyhäSimo Häyhä
Finnish
Sniper

James CoburnJames Coburn
American
Actor

Robert UrichRobert Urich
American
Film Actor

Dudley MooreDudley Moore
British
 

Joe StrummerJoe Strummer
British
Singer, Guitarist

Ted WilliamsTed Williams
American
Baseball Player
Rosemary ClooneyRosemary Clooney
American
Singer

Rod SteigerRod Steiger
American
Actor

John EntwistleJohn Entwistle
British
Guitarist

Billy WilderBilly Wilder
American
 
Milton BerleMilton Berle
American
 

Dee Dee RamoneDee Dee Ramone
American
Musician
Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana

Spike MilliganSpike Milligan
Irish, Indian, British
Comedian

Dave ThomasDave Thomas
American
American businessman
Daniel PearlDaniel Pearl
Israeli, American
Journalist

John RawlsJohn Rawls
American
American Philosopher
Ne WinNe Win
Burmese
Burmese Politician

Johnny UnitasJohnny Unitas
American
American Football Player

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
Italian, American
Gangster
Merlin SantanaMerlin Santana
American
Actor

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Sam SneadSam Snead
American
Professional Golfer
Chuck JonesChuck Jones
American
Animator, Filmmaker, Cartoonist, Author, Artist, &

Thor HeyerdahlThor Heyerdahl
Norwegian
Adventurer

LaWanda PageLaWanda Page
American
Actress

Jonathan HarrisJonathan Harris
American
Actor
Cyrinda FoxeCyrinda Foxe
American
Actress, Model
Whitney BlakeWhitney Blake
American
Actress

John AgarJohn Agar
American
Actor

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
Swedish
Writer

Byron WhiteByron White
American
Attorney

Hansie CronjeHansie Cronje
South African
Cricketer

Josh Ryan EvansJosh Ryan Evans
American
Actor

Barbara ValentinBarbara Valentin
Austrian
Actor

Niki de Saint PhalleNiki de Saint Phalle
French
Sculptor
Alan LomaxAlan Lomax
American
Folklorist

Jack BuckJack Buck
American
Sportscaster
George Roy HillGeorge Roy Hill
American
Film Director

Joaquin BalaguerJoaquin Balaguer
Dominican
Former President of the Dominican Republic

Erwin ChargaffErwin Chargaff
Ukrainian, American
Biochemist
Chaim PotokChaim Potok
American
American author

Abba EbanAbba Eban
Israeli
Politician and Diplomat
James TobinJames Tobin
American
Economist

W Clement StoneW. Clement Stone
American
Businessman & Self Help Book Author

Bill BlassBill Blass
American
American fashion designer

Roberto MattaRoberto Matta
Chilean
Surrealist Painter

Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
Spanish
Writer
Max Ferdinand Perutz Max Perutz
British
Molecular Biologist

Timothy FindleyTimothy Findley
Canadian
Canadian novelist

Cesar MilsteinCesar Milstein
Argentinian
Biochemist, Immunologist

Esther Afua OclooEsther Afua Ocloo
Ghanaian
Co-Founder of Women's World Banking
Samantha LewesSamantha Lewes
American
Actress

Aleksandr ProkhorovAleksandr Prokhorov
Russian
Physicist
Archer John Porter MartinArcher Martin
British
Chemist

Barbara Grizzuti HarrisonBarbara Grizzuti Harrison
American
Author, Journalist

Orvan HessOrvan Hess
American
Physician
Saeed HanaeiSaeed Hanaei
Iranian
Serial killer

Myra HindleyMyra Hindley
British
Serial killer
Laci PetersonLaci Peterson
American
 

John ThawJohn Thaw
British
Actor

Linda LovelaceLinda Lovelace
American
American Adult Film Star
Angelo Buono, Jr.Angelo Buono, Jr.
American
Criminal

Davey Boy SmithDavey Boy Smith
British
Professional wrestler
Glenn QuinnGlenn Quinn
American, Northern Irish
Actor

Mike WebsterMike Webster
American
American Football Player

Bruce PaltrowBruce Paltrow
American
Director

Jam Master JayJam Master Jay
American
Musician
Peggy LeePeggy Lee
American
Singer
Edith Bouvier BealeEdith Bouvier Beale
American
Actor, Dancer, Socialite, Model

Cyrus VanceCyrus Vance
American
Former United States Secretary of State

Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
American
Actress

Lawrence TierneyLawrence Tierney
American
Actor
Pierre BourdieuPierre Bourdieu
French
Philosopher, Sociologist, Anthropologist,

Katy JuradoKaty Jurado
Mexican
Actor, Journalist, Critic, Television actor, Film

Dina PathakDina Pathak
Indian
Actress

Nasir HussainNasir Hussain
Indian
Film Producer

Traudl JungeTraudl Junge
German
Memoirist, Painter, Secretary, Writer
Kim HunterKim Hunter
American
Actress

Jonas SavimbiJonas Savimbi
Angolan
Angolan Political leader
Edsger W. DijkstraEdsger W. Dijkstra
Netherlands Antilles, Dutch
Computer scientist

John FrankenheimerJohn Frankenheimer
American
Director
Leo McKernLeo McKern
Australian
Actor
Xi ZhongxunXi Zhongxun
Chinese
Politician