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.

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Former British Prime Minister
Rosa ParksRosa Parks
American
Civil Rights Activist

Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
American
Stand-up Comedian

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

Richard PryorRichard Pryor
American
Comedian

John William CarsonJohnny Carson
American
Television Host
Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
American
Professional Wrestler

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
American
Actress
Johnnie CochranJohnnie Cochran
American
Lawyer

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
American
 
Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
American
Singer

Noriyuki MoritaPat Morita
American
Actor, Comedian

Mitch HedbergMitch Hedberg
American
Stand-up Comedian
Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Sister

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

Bob DenverBob Denver
American
Actor

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress

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

Chris LeDouxChris LeDoux
American
American singer-songwriter

Peter DruckerPeter Drucker
American
Management Consultant

Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor
Don AdamsDon Adams
American
Actor
Howard MorrisHoward Morris
American
Actor, Director

Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China

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

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Sidney LuftSidney Luft
American
Show Business Figure

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

Rafic HaririRafic Hariri
Lebanese
Business tycoon

Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
American
Actor
Shelby FooteShelby Foote
American
Writer

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
American
Feminist and Writer
Teresa WrightTeresa Wright
American
Actress

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist

August WilsonAugust Wilson
American
American playwright
Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
Indian
Writer

Joe RanftJoe Ranft
American
Screenwriter
John VernonJohn Vernon
Canadian, American
Actor

Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor

George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
American
Diplomat

Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
American
Politician

Link WrayLink Wray
American
Guitarist
Robert WiseRobert Wise
American
Film Director

Sheree NorthSheree North
American
Actress

Philip JohnsonPhilip Johnson
American
Architect

John T. WaltonJohn T. Walton
American
Sam Walton's Son
Hans BetheHans Bethe
American
Physicist

George CoeGeorge Coe
American
Actor, Voice Artist
Wendie Jo SperberWendie Jo Sperber
American
Actress

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
Indian, South African
Writer

Lee Eun-juLee Eun-ju
South Korean
Actress
John FowlesJohn Fowles
British
Writer & Teacher

Ernst MayrErnst Mayr
American
Biologist
Jack KilbyJack Kilby
American
Inventor of integrated circuit

John GarangJohn Garang
Sudanese
Politician

John H. JohnsonJohn H. Johnson
American
Publisher, Entrepreneur
Birgit NilssonBirgit Nilsson
Swedish
Opera Singer

Cicely SaundersCicely Saunders
British
English nurse
Henry TaubeHenry Taube
Canadian, American
Chemist

Terri SchiavoTerri Schiavo
American
 

Vivian LibertoVivian Liberto
American
Rosanne Cash's Mother

Alan DundesAlan Dundes
American
Folklorist
Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
American
Poet
José Dinis AveiroJosé Dinis Aveiro
Portuguese, British
Cristiano Ronaldo's Father

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Augusto_Roa_BastosAugusto Roa Bastos
Paraguayan
Novelist

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

William Childs WestmorelandWilliam Childs Westmoreland
American
Military Leader

Vincent GiganteVincent Gigante
American
Boxer

Gemini GanesanGemini Ganesan
Indian
Actor
Amrish PuriAmrish Puri
Indian
Actor

Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor
Thurl RavenscroftThurl Ravenscroft
American
Singer, Dub actor, Opera singer, Actor

Domino HarveyDomino Harvey
British
Bounty hunter, Model

Parveen BabiParveen Babi
Indian
Actress
Ronnie BarkerRonnie Barker
British
Actor, Comedian, Entrepreneur

William RehnquistWilliam Rehnquist
American
Judge, Lawyer, Historian
Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
American
Officer

Lloyd Avery IILloyd Avery II
American
Actor

Long John BaldryLong John Baldry
Canadian, British
Actor

Fahd of Saudi ArabiaFahd of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia
James DoohanJames Doohan
Canadian
Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor, Actor,

George MikanGeorge Mikan
American
American basketball player
Ossie DavisOssie Davis
American
American film actor

Virginia MayoVirginia Mayo
American
Actress
Edward BunkerEdward Bunker
American
Author

Charles RocketCharles Rocket
American
Actor
Lane SmithLane Smith
American
Actor