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.

Noriyuki MoritaPat Morita
American
Actor, Comedian
Richard Pryor Richard Pryor
American
Comedian

Rosa ParksRosa Parks
American
Activist

Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
American
Professional Wrestler

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author
Johnny CarsonJohnny Carson
American
Television Host

Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II
Polish
Sovereign of the State of the Vatican City

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

Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
American
Singer
Arthur MillerArthur Miller
American
 

John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
American
Inventor, Engineer

George BestGeorge Best
British, Northern Irish
Footballer

Johnnie CochranJohnnie Cochran
American
Lawyer
Mitch HedbergMitch Hedberg
American
Stand-up Comedian

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Former British Prime Minister

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress

Bob DenverBob Denver
American
Actor
Rafic HaririRafic Hariri
Lebanese
Business tycoon

Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor

Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
Austrian
Nazi Hunter

Sidney LuftSidney Luft
American
Show Business Figure
Debralee ScottDebralee Scott
American
Actress

Peter DruckerPeter Drucker
American
Management Consultant
K. R. NarayananK. R. Narayanan
Indian
President of India

Shelby FooteShelby Foote
American
Writer

Peter JenningsPeter Jennings
Canadian, American
Journalist
Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China

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Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
American
Stand-up Comedian
Don AdamsDon Adams
American
Actor

Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
American
Actor

Howard MorrisHoward Morris
American
Actor, Director

Wendie Jo SperberWendie Jo Sperber
American
Actress
Barbara Bel GeddesBarbara Bel Geddes
American
Actress
Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
American
Politician

Joe RanftJoe Ranft
American
Screenwriter

August WilsonAugust Wilson
American
American playwright

Chris LeDouxChris LeDoux
American
American singer-songwriter
John VernonJohn Vernon
Canadian, American
Actor

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
Indian
Writer

Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor

Teresa WrightTeresa Wright
American
Actress

Sheree NorthSheree North
American
Actress
John T. WaltonJohn T. Walton
American
Sam Walton's Son

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist
Link WrayLink Wray
American
Guitarist

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
Indian, South African
Writer

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

George CoeGeorge Coe
American
Actor, Voice Artist
Vivian LibertoVivian Liberto
American
Rosanne Cash's Mother

Lee Eun-juLee Eun-ju
South Korean
Actress

Mo MowlamMo Mowlam
British
Politician

George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
American
Diplomat

Philip JohnsonPhilip Johnson
American
Architect
Hans BetheHans Bethe
American
Physicist

John FowlesJohn Fowles
British
Writer & Teacher

John GarangJohn Garang
Sudanese
Politician

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

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

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

Cicely SaundersCicely Saunders
British
English nurse
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

James DoughertyJames Dougherty
American
Marilyn Monroe’s First Husband
Al LópezAl Lopez
American
Former American Baseball Player

Richard E. SmalleyRichard E. Smalley
American
Father of Nanotechnology

William Childs WestmorelandWilliam Childs Westmoreland
American
Military Leader

Parveen BabiParveen Babi
Indian
Actress
Gemini GanesanGemini Ganesan
Indian
Actor
Amrish PuriAmrish Puri
Indian
Actor

Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Lamont BentleyLamont Bentley
American
Actor

Vincent GiganteVincent Gigante
American
Boxer
Ramanand SagarRamanand Sagar
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer

Steve DavisSteve Davis
American
Actor

Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
American
Officer

Stanley Tookie WilliamsStanley Williams
American
Murderer

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

Ossie DavisOssie Davis
American
American film actor
Lloyd Avery IILloyd Avery II
American
Actor

Fahd of Saudi ArabiaFahd of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian
King
Aenne BurdaAenne Burda
German
Publisher
Virginia MayoVirginia Mayo
American
Actress