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.

Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
American
Professional Wrestler
Rosa ParksRosa Parks
American
Activist

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

Richard Pryor Richard Pryor
American
Comedian

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author

George BestGeorge Best
British, Northern Irish
Footballer

Johnny CarsonJohnny Carson
American
Television Host

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
American
Actress
Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Sister

Noriyuki MoritaPat Morita
American
Actor, Comedian
Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
American
Singer

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
American
 

Johnnie CochranJohnnie Cochran
American
Lawyer

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Former British Prime Minister

John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
American
Inventor, Engineer
Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
Austrian
Nazi Hunter

Mitch HedbergMitch Hedberg
American
Stand-up Comedian
Bob DenverBob Denver
American
Actor

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress
Sidney LuftSidney Luft
American
Show Business Figure

Don AdamsDon Adams
American
Actor

Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor
Debralee ScottDebralee Scott
American
Actress

Peter DruckerPeter Drucker
American
Management Consultant
Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China

Peter JenningsPeter Jennings
Canadian, American
Journalist

Howard MorrisHoward Morris
American
Actor, Director
Barbara Bel GeddesBarbara Bel Geddes
American
Actress

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Joe RanftJoe Ranft
American
Screenwriter
Wendie Jo SperberWendie Jo Sperber
American
Actress

Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
American
Actor

Teresa WrightTeresa Wright
American
Actress

Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
American
Stand-up Comedian
Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
American
Politician
John VernonJohn Vernon
Canadian, American
Actor

Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor

Sheree NorthSheree North
American
Actress

K. R. NarayananK. R. Narayanan
Indian
President of India
Chris LeDouxChris LeDoux
American
American singer-songwriter

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

Shelby FooteShelby Foote
American
Writer

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
Indian, South African
Writer

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist
Link WrayLink Wray
American
Guitarist

Robert WiseRobert Wise
American
Film Director
Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
American
Feminist and Writer

George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
American
Diplomat

August WilsonAugust Wilson
American
American playwright
George CoeGeorge Coe
American
Actor, Voice Artist

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
Indian
Writer
Philip JohnsonPhilip Johnson
American
Architect

Vivian LibertoVivian Liberto
American
Rosanne Cash's Mother

Lee Eun-juLee Eun-ju
South Korean
Actress

Mo MowlamMo Mowlam
British
Politician

Hans BetheHans Bethe
American
Physicist
Rafic HaririRafic Hariri
Lebanese
Business tycoon

John FowlesJohn Fowles
British
Writer & Teacher

John GarangJohn Garang
Sudanese
Politician

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

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

Cicely SaundersCicely Saunders
British
English nurse

José Dinis AveiroJosé Dinis Aveiro
Portuguese, British
Cristiano Ronaldo's Father
Terri SchiavoTerri Schiavo
American
 

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

William Childs WestmorelandWilliam Childs Westmoreland
American
Military Leader

Ramanand SagarRamanand Sagar
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer
Gemini GanesanGemini Ganesan
Indian
Actor
Amrish PuriAmrish Puri
Indian
Actor

Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Parveen BabiParveen Babi
Indian
Actress

Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
American
Officer
Stanley Tookie WilliamsStanley Williams
American
Murderer

Vincent GiganteVincent Gigante
American
Boxer

George DantzigGeorge Dantzig
American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician

Lloyd Avery IILloyd Avery II
American
Actor

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

James StockdaleJames Stockdale
American
Officer, Aviator, Politician
George MikanGeorge Mikan
American
American basketball player

Ossie DavisOssie Davis
American
American film actor
William RehnquistWilliam Rehnquist
American
Judge, Lawyer, Historian
Ronnie BarkerRonnie Barker
British
Actor, Comedian, Entrepreneur