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
Rosa ParksRosa Parks
American
Activist

Richard Pryor Richard Pryor
American
Comedian

Edward HeathEdward Heath
British
Former British Prime Minister

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

Eddie GuerreroEddie Guerrero
American
Professional Wrestler

Johnny CarsonJohnny Carson
American
Television Host

Hunter S. ThompsonHunter S. Thompson
American
Journalist and Author
George BestGeorge Best
British, Northern Irish
Footballer

Bob DenverBob Denver
American
Actor
Rosemary KennedyRosemary Kennedy
American
John F. Kennedy's Sister

Anne BancroftAnne Bancroft
American
Actress

Luther VandrossLuther Vandross
American
Singer

August WilsonAugust Wilson
American
American playwright

Arthur MillerArthur Miller
American
 
John DeLoreanJohn DeLorean
American
Inventor, Engineer

William RehnquistWilliam Rehnquist
American
Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the

Johnnie CochranJohnnie Cochran
American
Lawyer

Sidney LuftSidney Luft
American
Show Business Figure
Mitch HedbergMitch Hedberg
American
Stand-up Comedian

Vivian LibertoVivian Liberto
American
Rosanne Cash's Mother

Terri SchiavoTerri Schiavo
American
 
Sandra DeeSandra Dee
American
Film Actress

Matthew McGroryMatthew McGrory
American
Actor
Vincent SchiavelliVincent Schiavelli
American
Actor

Sir John MillsSir John Mills
British
Actor

Michael P. MurphyMichael P. Murphy
American
U.S Navy SEAL Officer
Simon WiesenthalSimon Wiesenthal
Austrian
Nazi Hunter

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Peter JenningsPeter Jennings
Canadian, American
Journalist
Teresa WrightTeresa Wright
American
Actress

Barbara Bel GeddesBarbara Bel Geddes
American
Actress

Peter DruckerPeter Drucker
American
Management Consultant

K. R. NarayananK. R. Narayanan
Indian
President of India
Don AdamsDon Adams
American
Actor
Nipsey RussellNipsey Russell
American
Stand-up Comedian

Debralee ScottDebralee Scott
American
Actress

Howard MorrisHoward Morris
American
Actor, Director

Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
American
Politician
Joe RanftJoe Ranft
American
Screenwriter

Frank GorshinFrank Gorshin
American
Actor

Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China

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

Wendie Jo SperberWendie Jo Sperber
American
Actress
John VernonJohn Vernon
Canadian, American
Actor

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

Shelby FooteShelby Foote
American
Writer

Link WrayLink Wray
American
Guitarist
Sheree NorthSheree North
American
Actress

Saul Bellow Saul Bellow
American
Novelist
George CoeGeorge Coe
American
Actor, Voice Artist

Robert WiseRobert Wise
American
Film Director

Amrita PritamAmrita Pritam
Indian
Writer

Andrea Dworkin Andrea Dworkin
American
Feminist and Writer

Philip JohnsonPhilip Johnson
American
Architect
George F. KennanGeorge F. Kennan
American
Diplomat

Ahmed DeedatAhmed Deedat
Indian, South African
Writer

Lee Eun-juLee Eun-ju
South Korean
Actress

Mo MowlamMo Mowlam
British
Politician
Rafic HaririRafic Hariri
Lebanese
Business tycoon

John FowlesJohn Fowles
British
Writer & Teacher
Hans BetheHans Bethe
American
Physicist

Jack KilbyJack Kilby
American
Inventor of integrated circuit

John GarangJohn Garang
Sudanese
Politician
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
Al LópezAl Lopez
American
Former American Baseball Player

Alan DundesAlan Dundes
American
Folklorist
Richard E. SmalleyRichard E. Smalley
American
Father of Nanotechnology

Henry TaubeHenry Taube
Canadian, American
Chemist

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

James DoughertyJames Dougherty
American
Marilyn Monroe’s First Husband
Lorenzo ThomasLorenzo Thomas
American
Poet
John SpencerJohn Spencer
American
Film actor

Gemini GanesanGemini Ganesan
Indian
Actor

Amrish PuriAmrish Puri
Indian
Actor

Thurl RavenscroftThurl Ravenscroft
American
Singer, Dub actor, Opera singer, Actor
Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Actor

Vincent GiganteVincent Gigante
American
Boxer

Charles RocketCharles Rocket
American
Actor

Lamont BentleyLamont Bentley
American
Actor

Parveen BabiParveen Babi
Indian
Actress
George DantzigGeorge Dantzig
American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician

Stanley Tookie WilliamsStanley Williams
American
Murderer
James DoohanJames Doohan
Canadian
Screenwriter, Television actor, Film actor, Actor,

Virginia MayoVirginia Mayo
American
Actress
Lloyd Avery IILloyd Avery II
American
Actor
Ronnie BarkerRonnie Barker
British
Actor, Comedian, Entrepreneur