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.

Aileen WuornosAileen Wuornos
American
Serial killer

Lisa LopesLisa Lopes
Spanish, American
Rapper

Rosemary ClooneyRosemary Clooney
American
Singer

John GottiJohn Gotti
American
Mobster & Mafia

Richard HarrisRichard Harris
Irish
Actor, Singer-Songwriter, Producer, Director
Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
American
Singers

Layne StaleyLayne Staley
American
 

Elizabeth Bowes-LyonElizabeth Bowes-Lyon
British
British Queen
Joe StrummerJoe Strummer
British
Singer, Guitarist

James CoburnJames Coburn
American
Actor
Dudley MooreDudley Moore
British
 

Simo HäyhäSimo Häyhä
Finnish
Sniper

David Parker RayDavid Parker Ray
American
Serial Rapist, Serial Killer

Josh Ryan EvansJosh Ryan Evans
American
Actor
Robert UrichRobert Urich
American
Film Actor

Johnny UnitasJohnny Unitas
American
American Football Player

Billy WilderBilly Wilder
American
 

Ted WilliamsTed Williams
American
Baseball Player
Rod SteigerRod Steiger
American
Actor

Jonathan HarrisJonathan Harris
American
Actor
Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
Italian, American
Gangster

Milton BerleMilton Berle
American
 

Daniel PearlDaniel Pearl
Israeli, American
Journalist
Spike MilliganSpike Milligan
Irish, Indian, British
Comedian

John RawlsJohn Rawls
American
American Philosopher
Dee Dee RamoneDee Dee Ramone
American
Musician

Jack BuckJack Buck
American
Sportscaster

Hansie CronjeHansie Cronje
South African
Cricketer
Cyrinda FoxeCyrinda Foxe
American
Actress, Model

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LaWanda PageLaWanda Page
American
Actress

Chuck JonesChuck Jones
American
Animator, Filmmaker, Cartoonist, Author, Artist, &

Byron WhiteByron White
American
Attorney

Thor HeyerdahlThor Heyerdahl
Norwegian
Adventurer
John AgarJohn Agar
American
Actor
Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
Swedish
Writer

Merlin SantanaMerlin Santana
American
Actor

Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana

Whitney BlakeWhitney Blake
American
Actress
Sam SneadSam Snead
American
Professional Golfer

Barbara ValentinBarbara Valentin
Austrian
Actor

Alan LomaxAlan Lomax
American
Folklorist

Erwin ChargaffErwin Chargaff
Ukrainian, American
Biochemist

Niki de Saint PhalleNiki de Saint Phalle
French
Sculptor
Ne WinNe Win
Burmese
Burmese Politician

George Roy HillGeorge Roy Hill
American
Film Director
Chaim PotokChaim Potok
American
American author

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

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

Bill BlassBill Blass
American
American fashion designer
Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
Spanish
Writer

Max Ferdinand Perutz Max Perutz
British
Molecular Biologist

Roberto MattaRoberto Matta
Chilean
Surrealist Painter

Samantha LewesSamantha Lewes
American
Actress

Timothy FindleyTimothy Findley
Canadian
Canadian novelist
Archer John Porter MartinArcher Martin
British
Chemist

Esther Afua OclooEsther Afua Ocloo
Ghanaian
Co-Founder of Women's World Banking

Barbara Grizzuti HarrisonBarbara Grizzuti Harrison
American
Author, Journalist

Dave ThomasDave Thomas
American
American businessman
Orvan HessOrvan Hess
American
Physician

Cesar MilsteinCesar Milstein
Argentinian
Biochemist, Immunologist
Joaquin BalaguerJoaquin Balaguer
Dominican
Former President of the Dominican Republic

Aleksandr ProkhorovAleksandr Prokhorov
Russian
Physicist

Linda LovelaceLinda Lovelace
American
American Adult Film Star
Mike WebsterMike Webster
American
American Football Player

John ThawJohn Thaw
British
Actor
Bruce PaltrowBruce Paltrow
American
Director

John EntwistleJohn Entwistle
British
Singer-songwriter, Bassist, Guitarist, Hornist

Nasir HussainNasir Hussain
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer
Davey Boy SmithDavey Boy Smith
British
Professional wrestler

Dina PathakDina Pathak
Indian
Actress
Peggy LeePeggy Lee
American
Film actor, Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Jazz

Pierre BourdieuPierre Bourdieu
French
Philosopher, Sociologist, Anthropologist,

Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
American
Actress

Lawrence TierneyLawrence Tierney
American
Actor
Edith Bouvier BealeEdith Bouvier Beale
American
Actor, Dancer, Socialite, Model
Lonnie DoneganLonnie Donegan
British, Scottish
Singer

Eddie BrackenEddie Bracken
American
Actor

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

Glenn QuinnGlenn Quinn
American, Northern Irish
Actor
Henry GibsonHenry Gibson
American
Percussionist

Edsger W. DijkstraEdsger W. Dijkstra
Netherlands Antilles, Dutch
Computer scientist

Kim HunterKim Hunter
American
Actress

Traudl JungeTraudl Junge
German
Memoirist, Painter, Secretary, Writer

Jonas SavimbiJonas Savimbi
Angolan
Angolan Political leader
Chick HearnChick Hearn
American
Journalist

John FrankenheimerJohn Frankenheimer
American
Director
Robert NozickRobert Nozick
American
Philosopher, University teacher

Chuck TraynorChuck Traynor
American
Enterpriser
Kevyn AucoinKevyn Aucoin
American
Make-up artist, Photographer, Businessperson
Xi ZhongxunXi Zhongxun
Chinese
Politician