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
 

John GottiJohn Gotti
American
Mobster & Mafia

Richard HarrisRichard Harris
Irish
Actor, Singer-Songwriter, Producer, Director

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
American
Singers

Lisa LopesLisa Lopes
Spanish, American
Rapper
Layne StaleyLayne Staley
American
 

Elizabeth Bowes-LyonElizabeth Bowes-Lyon
British
British Queen

Simo HäyhäSimo Häyhä
Finnish
Sniper
James CoburnJames Coburn
American
Actor

Joe StrummerJoe Strummer
British
Singer, Guitarist
Ted WilliamsTed Williams
American
Baseball Player

David Parker RayDavid Parker Ray
American
Serial Rapist, Serial Killer

Dudley MooreDudley Moore
British
 
Rod SteigerRod Steiger
American
Actor

Robert UrichRobert Urich
American
Film Actor
Rosemary ClooneyRosemary Clooney
American
Singer

Milton BerleMilton Berle
American
 

Daniel PearlDaniel Pearl
Israeli, American
Journalist
Dee Dee RamoneDee Dee Ramone
American
Musician

Billy WilderBilly Wilder
American
 
Sam SneadSam Snead
American
Professional Golfer

John RawlsJohn Rawls
American
American Philosopher

Spike MilliganSpike Milligan
Irish, Indian, British
Comedian

Jonathan HarrisJonathan Harris
American
Actor
Barbara ValentinBarbara Valentin
Austrian
Actor

John AgarJohn Agar
American
Actor

Thor HeyerdahlThor Heyerdahl
Norwegian
Adventurer

Jack BuckJack Buck
American
Sportscaster
LaWanda PageLaWanda Page
American
Actress

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Cyrinda FoxeCyrinda Foxe
American
Actress, Model

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

Johnny UnitasJohnny Unitas
American
American Football Player

Merlin SantanaMerlin Santana
American
Actor
Whitney BlakeWhitney Blake
American
Actress

Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana
Hansie CronjeHansie Cronje
South African
Cricketer

Josh Ryan EvansJosh Ryan Evans
American
Actor

Alan LomaxAlan Lomax
American
Folklorist
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

Bill BlassBill Blass
American
American fashion designer

Roberto MattaRoberto Matta
Chilean
Surrealist Painter

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

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

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
Samantha LewesSamantha Lewes
American
Actress

Orvan HessOrvan Hess
American
Physician
Joaquin BalaguerJoaquin Balaguer
Dominican
Former President of the Dominican Republic

Aleksandr ProkhorovAleksandr Prokhorov
Russian
Physicist

Linda LovelaceLinda Lovelace
American
American Adult Film Star
Satish DhawanSatish Dhawan
Indian
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

John ThawJohn Thaw
British
Actor
John EntwistleJohn Entwistle
British
Singer-songwriter, Bassist, Guitarist, Hornist

Bruce PaltrowBruce Paltrow
American
Director

Davey Boy SmithDavey Boy Smith
British
Professional wrestler

Mike WebsterMike Webster
American
American Football Player
Edith Bouvier BealeEdith Bouvier Beale
American
Actor, Dancer, Socialite, Model
Peggy LeePeggy Lee
American
Film actor, Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Jazz

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
Swedish
Screenwriter, Children's writer, Novelist, Writer

Pierre BourdieuPierre Bourdieu
French
Philosopher, Sociologist, Anthropologist,

Lawrence TierneyLawrence Tierney
American
Actor
Henry GibsonHenry Gibson
American
Percussionist

Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
Italian, American
Criminal

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

Chuck TraynorChuck Traynor
American
Enterpriser

Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
American
Actress
Nasir HussainNasir Hussain
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

Dina PathakDina Pathak
Indian
Actress
Edsger W. DijkstraEdsger W. Dijkstra
Dutch
Mathematician, Physicist, Computer scientist,

Traudl JungeTraudl Junge
German
Memoirist, Painter, Secretary, Writer

Jonas SavimbiJonas Savimbi
Angolan
Angolan Political leader
Glenn QuinnGlenn Quinn
American, Northern Irish
Actor

Lonnie DoneganLonnie Donegan
British, Scottish
Singer
Byron WhiteByron White
American
Officer, Lawyer, Judge, Politician

Kevyn AucoinKevyn Aucoin
American
Make-up artist, Photographer, Businessperson

Robert NozickRobert Nozick
American
Philosopher, University teacher

John FrankenheimerJohn Frankenheimer
American
Director
Kim HunterKim Hunter
American
Actress

Bill BerryBill Berry
American
Jazz trumpeter
Leo McKernLeo McKern
Australian
Actor

Stephen E. AmbroseStephen E. Ambrose
American
Historian, Writer, Screenwriter, University
Freddy HeinekenFreddy Heineken
Stockbroker, Businessperson

Dan DevineDan Devine
American
American football player
Xi ZhongxunXi Zhongxun
Chinese
Politician