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.

Richard Pryor Richard Pryor
American
Comedian
Rosa ParksRosa Parks
American
Activist

Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
American
Singer

Johnny CarsonJohnny Carson
American
Television Host

John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
American
Inventor, Engineer

Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II
Polish
Sovereign of the State of the Vatican City
Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
American
Professional Wrestler

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author

Vivian LibertoVivian Liberto
American
Rosanne Cash's Mother
Noriyuki MoritaPat Morita
American
Actor, Comedian

George BestGeorge Best
British, Northern Irish
Footballer
Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
American
Actress

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
American
 

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Former British Prime Minister

Johnnie CochranJohnnie Cochran
American
Lawyer

Mitch HedbergMitch Hedberg
American
Stand-up Comedian

Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Sister

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress
Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
American
Actor

Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
American
U.S Navy SEAL Officer
Terri SchiavoTerri Schiavo
American
 

Bob DenverBob Denver
American
Actor

August WilsonAugust Wilson
American
American playwright

Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
Austrian
Nazi Hunter
Sir John MillsSir John Mills
British
Actor

Sidney LuftSidney Luft
American
Show Business Figure

Don AdamsDon Adams
American
Actor
Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor

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William RehnquistWilliam Rehnquist
American
Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the
Barbara Bel GeddesBarbara Bel Geddes
American
Actress

Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China

Howard MorrisHoward Morris
American
Actor, Director

Peter DruckerPeter Drucker
American
Management Consultant
Peter JenningsPeter Jennings
Canadian, American
Journalist
Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
American
Stand-up Comedian

Debralee ScottDebralee Scott
American
Actress

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

Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor
Teresa WrightTeresa Wright
American
Actress

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist

Joe RanftJoe Ranft
American
Screenwriter

Sheree NorthSheree North
American
Actress

William Childs WestmorelandWilliam Childs Westmoreland
American
Military Leader
Chris LeDouxChris LeDoux
American
American singer-songwriter

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
Indian, South African
Writer
Shelby FooteShelby Foote
American
Writer

John VernonJohn Vernon
Canadian, American
Actor

Wendie Jo SperberWendie Jo Sperber
American
Actress
Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
American
Politician

Link WrayLink Wray
American
Guitarist
Domino HarveyDomino Harvey
British
Bounty hunter

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
American
Feminist and Writer

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
Indian
Writer

John T. WaltonJohn T. Walton
American
Sam Walton's Son

George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
American
Diplomat
Robert WiseRobert Wise
American
Film Director

George CoeGeorge Coe
American
Actor, Voice Artist

Philip JohnsonPhilip Johnson
American
Architect

Mo MowlamMo Mowlam
British
Politician
Lee Eun-juLee Eun-ju
South Korean
Actress

Rafic HaririRafic Hariri
Lebanese
Business tycoon
John FowlesJohn Fowles
British
Writer & Teacher

Hans BetheHans Bethe
American
Physicist

John GarangJohn Garang
Sudanese
Politician
Jack KilbyJack Kilby
American
Inventor of integrated circuit

Ernst MayrErnst Mayr
American
Biologist
Birgit NilssonBirgit Nilsson
Swedish
Opera Singer

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

John H. JohnsonJohn H. Johnson
American
Publisher, Entrepreneur
Cicely SaundersCicely Saunders
British
English nurse

Al LópezAl Lopez
American
Former American Baseball Player
Richard E. SmalleyRichard E. Smalley
American
Father of Nanotechnology

Alan DundesAlan Dundes
American
Folklorist

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

Henry TaubeHenry Taube
Canadian, American
Chemist
Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
American
Poet
James DoughertyJames Dougherty
American
Marilyn Monroe’s First Husband

Dave AllenDave Allen
Irish
Comedian

Gemini GanesanGemini Ganesan
Indian
Actor

Parveen BabiParveen Babi
Indian
Actress
Amrish PuriAmrish Puri
Indian
Actor

Vincent GiganteVincent Gigante
American
Mobster

Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

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

Stanley Tookie WilliamsStanley Williams
American
Murderer
John SpencerJohn Spencer
American
Film actor

Mary JacksonMary Jackson
American
Mathematician
Zdzisław BeksińskiZdzisław Beksiński
Polish
Painter

Fahd of Saudi ArabiaFahd of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian
King
Melita NorwoodMelita Norwood
British
Secretary and Spy
Charles RocketCharles Rocket
American
Actor