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

John GottiJohn Gotti
American
Mobster & Mafia

Rosemary ClooneyRosemary Clooney
American
Singer

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

Lisa LopesLisa Lopes
Spanish, American
Rapper
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
Simo HäyhäSimo Häyhä
Finnish
Sniper

Dudley MooreDudley Moore
British
 

David Parker RayDavid Parker Ray
American
Serial Rapist, Serial Killer
Robert UrichRobert Urich
American
Film Actor

Ted WilliamsTed Williams
American
Baseball Player
Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
Italian, American
Gangster

Milton BerleMilton Berle
American
 

Daniel PearlDaniel Pearl
Israeli, American
Journalist
Rod SteigerRod Steiger
American
Actor

Dee Dee RamoneDee Dee Ramone
American
Musician
Billy WilderBilly Wilder
American
 

John RawlsJohn Rawls
American
American Philosopher

Sam SneadSam Snead
American
Professional Golfer

Spike MilliganSpike Milligan
Irish, Indian, British
Comedian
Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
Swedish
Writer
Jack BuckJack Buck
American
Sportscaster

Jonathan HarrisJonathan Harris
American
Actor

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

John AgarJohn Agar
American
Actor

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LaWanda PageLaWanda Page
American
Actress

Byron WhiteByron White
American
Attorney

Johnny UnitasJohnny Unitas
American
American Football Player

Merlin SantanaMerlin Santana
American
Actor
Thor HeyerdahlThor Heyerdahl
Norwegian
Adventurer

Whitney BlakeWhitney Blake
American
Actress
Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana

Cyrinda FoxeCyrinda Foxe
American
Actress, Model

Barbara ValentinBarbara Valentin
Austrian
Actor
Hansie CronjeHansie Cronje
South African
Cricketer

Josh Ryan EvansJosh Ryan Evans
American
Actor
Alan LomaxAlan Lomax
American
Folklorist

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

James TobinJames Tobin
American
Economist

Bill BlassBill Blass
American
American fashion designer

Abba EbanAbba Eban
Israeli
Politician and Diplomat
Max Ferdinand Perutz Max Perutz
British
Molecular Biologist

Roberto MattaRoberto Matta
Chilean
Surrealist Painter
Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
Spanish
Writer

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
Samantha LewesSamantha Lewes
American
Actress

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

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

John ThawJohn Thaw
British
Actor
Bruce PaltrowBruce Paltrow
American
Director
Nasir HussainNasir Hussain
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

Peggy LeePeggy Lee
American
Film actor, Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Jazz

Davey Boy SmithDavey Boy Smith
British
Professional wrestler

Pierre BourdieuPierre Bourdieu
French
Philosopher, Sociologist, Anthropologist,
Mike WebsterMike Webster
American
American Football Player

Edith Bouvier BealeEdith Bouvier Beale
American
Actor, Dancer, Socialite, Model

Lawrence TierneyLawrence Tierney
American
Actor

Henry GibsonHenry Gibson
American
Percussionist

Chuck TraynorChuck Traynor
American
Enterpriser
Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
American
Actress

Satish DhawanSatish Dhawan
Indian
Aerospace engineer, Engineer
Dina PathakDina Pathak
Indian
Actress

Edsger W. DijkstraEdsger W. Dijkstra
Dutch
Mathematician, Physicist, Computer scientist,

Katy JuradoKaty Jurado
Mexican
Actor, Journalist, Critic, Television actor, Film
Robert NozickRobert Nozick
American
Philosopher, University teacher

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

Glenn QuinnGlenn Quinn
American, Northern Irish
Actor

Traudl JungeTraudl Junge
German
Memoirist, Painter, Secretary, Writer

Xi ZhongxunXi Zhongxun
Chinese
Politician
Lonnie DoneganLonnie Donegan
British, Scottish
Singer

Kevyn AucoinKevyn Aucoin
American
Make-up artist, Photographer, Businessperson
John FrankenheimerJohn Frankenheimer
American
Director

Kim HunterKim Hunter
American
Actress
Bill BerryBill Berry
American
Jazz trumpeter

Leo McKernLeo McKern
Australian
Actor
Ted DemmeTed Demme
American
Film director