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

Rosemary ClooneyRosemary Clooney
American
Singer

Richard HarrisRichard Harris
Irish
Actor

John GottiJohn Gotti
American
Mobster & Mafia

Aileen WuornosAileen Wuornos
American
Serial killer
Layne StaleyLayne Staley
American
Musician

Lisa LopesLisa Lopes
Spanish, American
Rapper

Josh Ryan EvansJosh Ryan Evans
American
Actor

Waylon JenningsWaylon Jennings
American
Singers
David Parker RayDavid Parker Ray
American
Serial Rapist, Serial Killer

Simo HäyhäSimo Häyhä
Finnish
Sniper

Robert UrichRobert Urich
American
Film Actor

James CoburnJames Coburn
American
Actor

Joe StrummerJoe Strummer
British
Singer, Guitarist
Dudley MooreDudley Moore
British
 

Daniel PearlDaniel Pearl
Israeli, American
Journalist

Ted WilliamsTed Williams
American
Baseball Player

Billy WilderBilly Wilder
American
 
John EntwistleJohn Entwistle
British
Guitarist

Rod SteigerRod Steiger
American
Actor
Milton BerleMilton Berle
American
 

Johnny UnitasJohnny Unitas
American
American Football Player

Merlin SantanaMerlin Santana
American
Actor
Dee Dee RamoneDee Dee Ramone
American
Musician

Spike MilliganSpike Milligan
Irish, Indian, British
Comedian
Joseph BonannoJoseph Bonanno
Italian, American
Gangster

John RawlsJohn Rawls
American
American Philosopher

Byron WhiteByron White
American
Attorney
LaWanda PageLaWanda Page
American
Actress

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Ruth Williams KhamaRuth Williams Khama
Botswanan
Former First Lady of Botswana
Jonathan HarrisJonathan Harris
American
Actor

Whitney BlakeWhitney Blake
American
Actress

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

Astrid LindgrenAstrid Lindgren
Swedish
Writer
Cyrinda FoxeCyrinda Foxe
American
Actress, Model
Thor HeyerdahlThor Heyerdahl
Norwegian
Adventurer

John AgarJohn Agar
American
Actor

Sam SneadSam Snead
American
Professional Golfer

Dave ThomasDave Thomas
American
American businessman

Jack BuckJack Buck
American
Sportscaster

Hansie CronjeHansie Cronje
South African
Cricketer

Alan LomaxAlan Lomax
American
Folklorist

Barbara ValentinBarbara Valentin
Austrian
Actor
Ne WinNe Win
Burmese
Burmese Politician

George Roy HillGeorge Roy Hill
American
Film Director
Niki de Saint PhalleNiki de Saint Phalle
French
Sculptor

James TobinJames Tobin
American
Economist

Erwin ChargaffErwin Chargaff
Ukrainian, American
Biochemist
Abba EbanAbba Eban
Israeli
Politician and Diplomat

W Clement StoneW. Clement Stone
American
Businessman & Self Help Book Author
Chaim PotokChaim Potok
American
American author

Bill BlassBill Blass
American
American fashion designer

Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
Spanish
Writer

Roberto MattaRoberto Matta
Chilean
Surrealist Painter

Timothy FindleyTimothy Findley
Canadian
Canadian novelist
Cesar MilsteinCesar Milstein
Argentinian
Biochemist, Immunologist

Max Ferdinand Perutz Max Perutz
British
Molecular Biologist

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

Samantha LewesSamantha Lewes
American
Actress
Aleksandr ProkhorovAleksandr Prokhorov
Russian
Physicist

Barbara Grizzuti HarrisonBarbara Grizzuti Harrison
American
Author, Journalist
Archer John Porter MartinArcher Martin
British
Chemist

Orvan HessOrvan Hess
American
Physician

Joaquin BalaguerJoaquin Balaguer
Dominican
Former President of the Dominican Republic
Myra HindleyMyra Hindley
British
Serial killer

Saeed HanaeiSaeed Hanaei
Iranian
Serial killer
John ThawJohn Thaw
British
Actor

Laci PetersonLaci Peterson
American
 

Linda LovelaceLinda Lovelace
American
American Adult Film Star
Davey Boy SmithDavey Boy Smith
British
Professional wrestler

Angelo Buono, Jr.Angelo Buono, Jr.
American
Criminal
Glenn QuinnGlenn Quinn
American, Northern Irish
Actor

Peggy LeePeggy Lee
American
Singer

Eddie BrackenEddie Bracken
American
Actor

Bruce PaltrowBruce Paltrow
American
Director
Lawrence TierneyLawrence Tierney
American
Actor
Edith Bouvier BealeEdith Bouvier Beale
American
Actor, Dancer, Socialite, Model

Mike WebsterMike Webster
American
American Football Player

Traudl JungeTraudl Junge
German
Memoirist, Painter, Secretary, Writer

Jam Master JayJam Master Jay
American
Musician
Pierre BourdieuPierre Bourdieu
French
Philosopher, Sociologist, Anthropologist,

Carrie HamiltonCarrie Hamilton
American
Actress

Kim HunterKim Hunter
American
Actress

Cyrus VanceCyrus Vance
American
Former United States Secretary of State

Katy JuradoKaty Jurado
Mexican
Actor, Journalist, Critic, Television actor, Film
Nobu McCarthyNobu McCarthy
Canadian
Model, Actor

Jonas SavimbiJonas Savimbi
Angolan
Angolan Political leader
Dina PathakDina Pathak
Indian
Actress

Randy CastilloRandy Castillo
American
Musician
Harold RussellHarold Russell
Canadian, American
Actor
Jon EliaJon Elia
Pakistani
Linguist, Philosopher, Poet, Literary critic