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.

Rosa ParksRosa Parks
American
Activist
Pope John Paul IIPope John Paul II
Polish
The 264th Pope (Bishop of Rome)

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Former British Prime Minister

Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
American
Stand-up Comedian

Richard Pryor Richard Pryor
American
Comedian

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author
Mitch HedbergMitch Hedberg
American
Stand-up Comedian

John William CarsonJohnny Carson
American
Television Host

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
American
Actress
Sidney LuftSidney Luft
American
Show Business Figure

Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
American
Professional Wrestler
Johnnie CochranJohnnie Cochran
American
Lawyer

John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
American
Inventor, Engineer

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
American
 

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

Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Sister

George BestGeorge Best
British, Northern Irish
Footballer

Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
Austrian
Nazi Hunter

Bob DenverBob Denver
American
Actor

Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress

Peter JenningsPeter Jennings
Canadian, American
Journalist
Peter DruckerPeter Drucker
American
Management Consultant

Don AdamsDon Adams
American
Actor
Debralee ScottDebralee Scott
American
Actress

Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor

Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
American
Actor
Howard MorrisHoward Morris
American
Actor, Director

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Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
American
Politician
Barbara Bel GeddesBarbara Bel Geddes
American
Actress

August WilsonAugust Wilson
American
American playwright

John VernonJohn Vernon
Canadian, American
Actor

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

Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor

Sheree NorthSheree North
American
Actress

Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China
Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist

Shelby FooteShelby Foote
American
Writer

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
Indian, South African
Writer

Teresa WrightTeresa Wright
American
Actress

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
Indian
Writer
Robert WiseRobert Wise
American
Film Director

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
American
Feminist and Writer
Vivian LibertoVivian Liberto
American
Rosanne Cash's Mother

George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
American
Diplomat

Wendie Jo SperberWendie Jo Sperber
American
Actress
Link WrayLink Wray
American
Guitarist

John T. WaltonJohn T. Walton
American
Sam Walton's Son
George CoeGeorge Coe
American
Actor, Voice Artist

Philip JohnsonPhilip Johnson
American
Architect

Rafic HaririRafic Hariri
Lebanese
Business tycoon

Lee Eun-juLee Eun-ju
South Korean
Actress

John H. JohnsonJohn H. Johnson
American
Publisher, Entrepreneur
Hans BetheHans Bethe
American
Physicist

John FowlesJohn Fowles
British
Writer & Teacher

Ernst MayrErnst Mayr
American
Biologist

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

Birgit NilssonBirgit Nilsson
Swedish
Opera Singer
Cicely SaundersCicely Saunders
British
English nurse

Henry TaubeHenry Taube
Canadian, American
Chemist

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

Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
American
Poet
Alan DundesAlan Dundes
American
Folklorist

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

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

Amrish PuriAmrish Puri
Indian
Actor

Gemini GanesanGemini Ganesan
Indian
Actor
Vincent GiganteVincent Gigante
American
Boxer
James DoohanJames Doohan
Canadian
Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor, Actor,

Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Parveen BabiParveen Babi
Indian
Actress

Thurl RavenscroftThurl Ravenscroft
American
Singer, Dub actor, Opera singer, Actor
Hank StramHank Stram
American
Football Coach

William RehnquistWilliam Rehnquist
American
Judge, Lawyer, Historian

Ronnie BarkerRonnie Barker
British
Actor, Comedian, Entrepreneur

Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
American
Officer

Fahd of Saudi ArabiaFahd of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia
Long John BaldryLong John Baldry
Canadian, British
Actor

Charles RocketCharles Rocket
American
Actor
Max SchmelingMax Schmeling
German, American
Boxer

Lamont BentleyLamont Bentley
American
Actor
Steve DavisSteve Davis
American
Actor
Domino HarveyDomino Harvey
British
Bounty hunter, Model