Famous People Who Died In 2005

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2005. This list includes people like Hunter S. Thompson, Richard Pryor, Pope John Paul II, Rosa Parks, Pat Morita and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, novelists, artists and comedians who died in 2005. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Australia and many more countries.

Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
American
Stand-up Comedian
Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
Indian
Writer

Richard PryorRichard Pryor
American
Comedian

John William CarsonJohnny Carson
American
Television Host

Rosa ParksRosa Parks
American
Civil Rights Activist
Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
American
Professional Wrestler

Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
American
Singer

Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II
Polish
The 264th Pope (Bishop of Rome)

Johnnie CochranJohnnie Cochran
American
Lawyer
Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Sister

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
American
Actress
Arthur MillerArthur Miller
American
 

Noriyuki MoritaPat Morita
American
Actor, Comedian

John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
American
Inventor, Engineer
George BestGeorge Best
British, Northern Irish
Footballer

Mitch HedbergMitch Hedberg
American
Stand-up Comedian

Bob DenverBob Denver
American
Actor

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress

Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China
Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor

Peter DruckerPeter Drucker
American
Management Consultant

Don AdamsDon Adams
American
Actor

Peter JenningsPeter Jennings
Canadian, American
Journalist
Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
Austrian
Nazi Hunter

Chris LeDouxChris LeDoux
American
American singer-songwriter

K. R. NarayananK. R. Narayanan
Indian
President of India

Debralee ScottDebralee Scott
American
Actress
Barbara Bel GeddesBarbara Bel Geddes
American
Actress

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Sidney LuftSidney Luft
American
Show Business Figure

Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
American
Actor

Joe RanftJoe Ranft
American
Screenwriter

John VernonJohn Vernon
Canadian, American
Actor
Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist
Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
American
Politician

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
American
Feminist and Writer

Teresa WrightTeresa Wright
American
Actress
Sheree NorthSheree North
American
Actress

John T. WaltonJohn T. Walton
American
Sam Walton's Son
Robert WiseRobert Wise
American
Film Director

August WilsonAugust Wilson
American
American playwright

George CoeGeorge Coe
American
Actor, Voice Artist

Philip JohnsonPhilip Johnson
American
Architect

Wendie Jo SperberWendie Jo Sperber
American
Actress
Rafic HaririRafic Hariri
Lebanese
Business tycoon

Lee Eun-juLee Eun-ju
South Korean
Actress

Hans BetheHans Bethe
American
Physicist

John FowlesJohn Fowles
British
Writer & Teacher
Jack KilbyJack Kilby
American
Inventor of integrated circuit

John GarangJohn Garang
Sudanese
Politician
Ernst MayrErnst Mayr
American
Biologist

John H. JohnsonJohn H. Johnson
American
Publisher, Entrepreneur

Birgit NilssonBirgit Nilsson
Swedish
Opera Singer
Cicely SaundersCicely Saunders
British
English nurse

Vivian LibertoVivian Liberto
American
Rosanne Cash's Mother
Terri SchiavoTerri Schiavo
American
 

José Dinis AveiroJosé Dinis Aveiro
Portuguese, British
Cristiano Ronaldo's Father

Alan DundesAlan Dundes
American
Folklorist
Henry TaubeHenry Taube
Canadian, American
Chemist

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Augusto_Roa_BastosAugusto Roa Bastos
Paraguayan
Novelist
Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
American
Poet

Sir John MillsSir John Mills
British
Actor

Al LópezAl Lopez
American
Former American Baseball Player

James DoughertyJames Dougherty
American
Marilyn Monroe’s First Husband
Richard E. SmalleyRichard E. Smalley
American
Father of Nanotechnology
Gemini GanesanGemini Ganesan
Indian
Actor

Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Politician, Military personnel, Journalist,

Parveen BabiParveen Babi
Indian
Actress
Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
American
Officer

James DoohanJames Doohan
Canadian
Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor, Actor,

Lloyd Avery IILloyd Avery II
American
Actor

Vincent GiganteVincent Gigante
American
Boxer

William RehnquistWilliam Rehnquist
American
Judge, Lawyer, Historian
James StockdaleJames Stockdale
American
Officer, Aviator, Politician

Ronnie BarkerRonnie Barker
British
Actor, Comedian, Entrepreneur
William WestmorelandWilliam Westmoreland
American
Officer, Politician

Fahd of Saudi ArabiaFahd of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

Long John BaldryLong John Baldry
Canadian, British
Actor
George MikanGeorge Mikan
American
American basketball player

Shelby FooteShelby Foote
American
Historian, Novelist, Writer, University teacher,
Ossie DavisOssie Davis
American
American film actor

Edward BunkerEdward Bunker
American
Author

Max SchmelingMax Schmeling
German, American
Boxer

John FiedlerJohn Fiedler
American
Actor, Dub actor, Stage actor, Television actor
Paul WinchellPaul Winchell
American
Actor, Inventor, Voice actor, Television actor

Domino HarveyDomino Harvey
British
Bounty hunter, Model
Kerry PackerKerry Packer
Australian
Publisher, Business Leader

Lamont BentleyLamont Bentley
American
Actor
Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
Indian
Philosopher, Writer

Milton OboteMilton Obote
Ugandan
Former Prime Minister of Uganda
Paritala RavindraParitala Ravindra
Indian
politician