Famous People Who Died In 2007

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2007. This list includes people like Benazir Bhutto, Anna Nicole Smith, Chris Benoit, Boris Yeltsin, Kurt Vonnegut and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, actresses, novelists and composers who died in 2007. This list includes people from United States, France, United Kingdom & India and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Anna Nicole Smith
(1993 Playmate of the Year)

Anna Nicole Smith
38
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: November 28, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Harris County
Died: February 8

 2 
Luciano Pavarotti
(Operatic tenor)

Luciano Pavarotti
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 12, 1935
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Modena, Italy
Died: September 6

 3 
Kurt Vonnegut
(Writer Known For His Satirical and Darkly Humorous Novels)

Kurt Vonnegut
12
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 11, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Died: April 11

 4 

Yvonne De Carlo
7
Birthdate: September 1, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada
Died: January 8
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 5 
Chris Benoit
(Professional wrestler)

Chris Benoit
23
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 21, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: June 25

 6 
Evel Knievel
(American Stunt Performer Known for His Motorcycle Kumps)

Evel Knievel
11
Birthdate: October 17, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Butte, Montana, United States
Died: November 30
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 7 
Sean Taylor
(American football player)

Sean Taylor
14
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Florida City, Florida, United States
Died: November 27
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 
Charles Nelson Reilly
(Best Known for His TV Shows “Match Game” and “The Ghost & Mrs. Muir”)

Charles Nelson Reilly
7
Birthdate: January 13, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: May 25
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 9 

Marcheline Bertrand
6
Birthdate: May 9, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Blue Island, Illinois, United States
Died: January 27

Benazir Bhutto
24
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 21, 1953
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Karachi
Died: December 27

 11 
Jane Wyman
(Actress, Singer)

Jane Wyman
3
Birthdate: January 5, 1917
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States
Died: September 10

 12 
Deborah Kerr
(Actress)

Deborah Kerr
2
Birthdate: September 30, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland
Died: October 16

 13 
Lady Bird Johnson
(First Lady of the United States (1963-69))

Lady Bird Johnson
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 22, 1912
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Karnack, Texas, United States
Died: July 11
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 14 
Ingmar Bergman
(One of the Most Talented and Influential Filmmakers of All Time)

Ingmar Bergman
17
Birthdate: July 14, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Uppsala, Uppland, Sweden
Died: July 30

 15 
Dan Fogelberg
(Musician)

Dan Fogelberg
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 13, 1951
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Peoria, Illinois, USA
Died: December 16

 16 
Dashrath Manjhi
(Mountain Man)

Dashrath Manjhi
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1934 AD
Birthplace: Gehlaur
Died: August 17

 17 
Yolanda King
(Civil Rights Activist and Daughter of Civil Rights Leader 'Martin Luther King Jr.')

Yolanda King
11
Birthdate: November 17, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Died: May 15

 18 
Merv Griffin
(Host of 'The Merv Griffin Show' and Creator of the Games Shows 'Jeopardy!' and 'Wheel of Fortune')

Merv Griffin
3
Birthdate: July 6, 1925
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Mateo, California, United States
Died: August 12
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 19 
Bam Bam Bigelow
(American Professional Wrestler)

Bam Bam Bigelow
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 1, 1961
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mount Laurel Township, New Jersey, United States
Died: January 19
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 20 
Lucky Dube
(Musician)

Lucky Dube
22
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 3, 1964
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ermelo, South Africa
Died: October 18

 21 
Tom Poston
(Actor)

Tom Poston
2
Birthdate: October 17, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States
Died: April 30
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 22 
Charles Harrelson
(Hitman, Organized crime figure)

Charles Harrelson
5
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: July 23, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lovelady, Texas, United States
Died: March 15
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 23 

Paul Tibbets
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 23, 1915
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Quincy, Illinois, United States
Died: November 1

 24 

Robert Goulet
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 25, 1933
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 30
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 25 

Dabbs Greer
4
Birthdate: April 2, 1917
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fairview, Missouri, United States
Died: April 28
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 26 
Joey Bishop
(Entertainer)

Joey Bishop
1
Birthdate: February 3, 1918
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, USA
Died: October 17
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 27 
Oscar Peterson
(Jazz Pianist)

Oscar Peterson
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 15, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montreal
Died: December 23

 28 
Betty Hutton
(film actor, singer, stage actor, television actor)

Betty Hutton
2
Birthdate: February 26, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Battle Creek
Died: March 11

 29 
Mohammed Zahir Shah
(King of Afghanistan (1933-73))

Mohammed Zahir Shah
12
Birthdate: October 15, 1914
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kabul, Afghanistan
Died: July 23

 30 
Porter Wagoner
(Country Music Singer)

Porter Wagoner
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 12, 1927
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Plains, Missouri, United States
Died: October 28

 31 
Pimp C
(Singer, Businessperson, Rapper, Record producer, Composer)

Pimp C
11
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 29, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Port Arthur
Died: December 4

 32 
John Inman
(Actor)

John Inman
1
Birthdate: June 28, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Preston, England
Died: March 8
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 33 

Marcel Marceau
3
Birthdate: March 22, 1923
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: September 22
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 34 
Ève Curie
(Journalist and Pianist Best Known for Writing a Biography of Her Mother “Madame Curie”)

Ève Curie
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 6, 1904
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 22

 35 
Sigrid Valdis
(Actress)

Sigrid Valdis
1
Birthdate: September 21, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bakersfield, California, United States
Died: October 14

 36 

Roscoe Lee Browne
1
Birthdate: May 2, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Woodbury, New Jersey
Died: April 11

 37 
Michel Lotito
(Entertainer)

Michel Lotito
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 15, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Grenoble, France
Died: June 25

 38 
Brad Delp
(Singer-songwriter)

Brad Delp
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 12, 1951
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Peabody, Massachusetts, United States
Died: March 9

 39 
Wally Schirra
(NASA astronaut who became one of the original seven astronauts chosen for Project Mercury)

Wally Schirra
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 12, 1923
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hackensack, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 3

 40 

Alice Ghostley
3
Birthdate: August 14, 1923
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Eve, Missouri
Died: September 21

 41 
Kurt Waldheim
(Secretary-General of the United Nations (1972-81))

Kurt Waldheim
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 21, 1918
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sankt Andrä-Wördern, Austria
Died: June 14

 42 
Sidney Sheldon
(Writer, Screenwriter, Novelist, Playwright, Film director, Actor, Television producer, Author)

Sidney Sheldon
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 11, 1917
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: January 30

 43 
Lois Maxwell
(Actress known for her portrayal of Miss Moneypenny in James Bond films)

Lois Maxwell
0
Birthdate: February 14, 1927
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Died: September 29
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 44 
Anita Roddick
(Businesswoman)

Anita Roddick
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 23, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Littlehampton, England
Died: September 10

 45 
Norman Mailer
(Author of 'The Naked and the Dead', 'Armies of the Night' and 'The Executioner's Song')

Norman Mailer
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 31, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
Died: November 10

 46 
Teji Bachchan
(Human rights activist)

Teji Bachchan
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: August 12, 1914
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Faisalabad, Pakistan
Died: December 21

 47 
Momofuku Ando
(Inventor)

Momofuku Ando
3
Birthdate: March 5, 1910
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Puzi City, Taiwan
Died: January 5

 48 
Dennis Johnson
(Basketball player)

Dennis Johnson
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 18, 1954
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: February 22
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 49 
Richard Jeni
(Comedian, Television Actor, Film Actor, Talk Show Host)

Richard Jeni
0
Birthdate: April 14, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Died: 2007 AD

 50 
Bill Walsh
(Former American football coach of the San Francisco 49ers in the 1980s who popularized spread-passing in the West Coast Offense)

Bill Walsh
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 30, 1931
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: July 30