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
Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
Indian
Writer

Richard PryorRichard Pryor
American
Comedian

John William CarsonJohnny Carson
American
Television Host

Rosa ParksRosa Parks
American
Civil Rights Activist

Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II
Polish
The 264th Pope (Bishop of Rome)
Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
American
Professional Wrestler

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author

Noriyuki MoritaPat Morita
American
Actor, Comedian

Johnnie CochranJohnnie Cochran
American
Lawyer
Arthur MillerArthur Miller
American
 

Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
American
Singer
Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
American
Actress

Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Sister

John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
American
Inventor, Engineer
Mitch HedbergMitch Hedberg
American
Stand-up Comedian

George BestGeorge Best
British, Northern Irish
Footballer
Bob DenverBob Denver
American
Actor

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress

Peter DruckerPeter Drucker
American
Management Consultant
Chris LeDouxChris LeDoux
American
American singer-songwriter

Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor

Peter JenningsPeter Jennings
Canadian, American
Journalist

Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China
Don AdamsDon Adams
American
Actor
Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
Austrian
Nazi Hunter

Howard MorrisHoward Morris
American
Actor, Director

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

Rafic HaririRafic Hariri
Lebanese
Business tycoon

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
American
Feminist and Writer
Joe RanftJoe Ranft
American
Screenwriter

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

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist

August WilsonAugust Wilson
American
American playwright
Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
American
Politician

Link WrayLink Wray
American
Guitarist
K. R. NarayananK. R. Narayanan
Indian
President of India

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
Philip JohnsonPhilip Johnson
American
Architect

George CoeGeorge Coe
American
Actor, Voice Artist

Wendie Jo SperberWendie Jo Sperber
American
Actress

Hans BetheHans Bethe
American
Physicist
Lee Eun-juLee Eun-ju
South Korean
Actress

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

Ernst MayrErnst Mayr
American
Biologist

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

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

Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
American
Poet

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

Gemini GanesanGemini Ganesan
Indian
Actor

Amrish PuriAmrish Puri
Indian
Actor
Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Parveen BabiParveen Babi
Indian
Actress

Vincent GiganteVincent Gigante
American
Boxer

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Politician, Military personnel, Journalist,

Lloyd Avery IILloyd Avery II
American
Actor
Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
American
Officer

James DoohanJames Doohan
Canadian
Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor, Actor,
William RehnquistWilliam Rehnquist
American
Judge, Lawyer, Historian

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

Ronnie BarkerRonnie Barker
British
Actor, Comedian, Entrepreneur
George MikanGeorge Mikan
American
American basketball player

William WestmorelandWilliam Westmoreland
American
Officer, Politician
Ossie DavisOssie Davis
American
American film actor

Shelby FooteShelby Foote
American
Historian, Novelist, Writer, University teacher,

Virginia MayoVirginia Mayo
American
Actress

Edward BunkerEdward Bunker
American
Author
Charles RocketCharles Rocket
American
Actor

Lane SmithLane Smith
American
Actor
Long John BaldryLong John Baldry
Canadian, British
Actor

John FiedlerJohn Fiedler
American
Actor, Dub actor, Stage actor, Television actor
George DantzigGeorge Dantzig
American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician

Max SchmelingMax Schmeling
German, American
Boxer
Brock PetersBrock Peters
American
Actor