Famous People Who Died In 2007

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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.
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 1 
Anna Nicole Smith
(1993 Playmate of the Year)
Anna Nicole Smith
56
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: November 28, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Harris County
Died: February 8
 2 
Luciano Pavarotti
(Italian Operatic Tenor Regarded as the 'King of the High Cs')
Luciano Pavarotti
15
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
17
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 11, 1922
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Died: April 11
 4 
Evel Knievel
(American Stunt Performer Known for His Motorcycle Kumps)
Evel Knievel
17
Birthdate: October 17, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Butte, Montana, United States
Died: November 30
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 5 
Yvonne De Carlo
(A Famous Hollywood Star in the 1940s & 1950s)
Yvonne De Carlo
19
Birthdate: September 1, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada
Died: January 8
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 6 
Chris Benoit
(Canadian Professional Wrestler Known for Winning 22 Championships Under WWF/WWE, WCW, NJPW, and ECW)
Chris Benoit
31
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 21, 1967
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montreal, Canada
Died: June 25
 7 
Charles Nelson Reilly
(Best Known for His TV Shows “Match Game” and “The Ghost & Mrs. Muir”)
Charles Nelson Reilly
9
Birthdate: January 13, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: May 25
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 8 
Sean Taylor
(American football player)
Sean Taylor
23
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 1, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Florida City, Florida, United States
Died: November 27
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 9 
Deborah Kerr
(British Actress Who was Known for Her Impeccable Grace and Beauty)
Deborah Kerr
4
Birthdate: September 30, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Helensburgh
Died: October 16
 10 
Marcheline Bertrand
(American Actress and Former Wife of Actor ‘Jon Voight’)
Marcheline Bertrand
9
Birthdate: May 9, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Blue Island, Illinois, United States
Died: January 27
 11 
Jane Wyman
(Actress)
Jane Wyman
8
Birthdate: January 5, 1917
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: St. Joseph
Died: September 10
 12 
Ingmar Bergman
(One of the Most Talented and Influential Filmmakers of All Time)
Ingmar Bergman
22
Birthdate: July 14, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Uppsala, Uppland, Sweden
Died: July 30
 13 
Lady Bird Johnson
(Former First Lady of the United States as the Wife of President Lyndon B. Johnson)
Lady Bird Johnson
12
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 22, 1912
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Karnack, Texas, United States
Died: July 11
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 14 
Merv Griffin
(Host of 'The Merv Griffin Show' and Creator of the Games Shows 'Jeopardy!' and 'Wheel of Fortune')
Merv Griffin
4
Birthdate: July 6, 1925
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Mateo, California, United States
Died: August 12
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 15 
Richard Jewell
(American Security Guard Who Alerted Police During the Centennial Olympic Park Bombing at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics)
Richard Jewell
16
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 17, 1962
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Danville, Virginia, United States
Died: August 29
 16 
Dan Fogelberg
(Musician)
Dan Fogelberg
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 13, 1951
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Peoria, Illinois, USA
Died: December 16
 17 
Robert Goulet
(Actor and Singer Known for His Song ‘If Ever I Would Leave You’)
Robert Goulet
8
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 26, 1933
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lawrence, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 30
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 18 
Lucky Dube
(One of the Greatest Reggae Musicians of All Time)
Lucky Dube
35
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 3, 1964
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Ermelo, South Africa
Died: October 18
 19 
Bam Bam Bigelow
(American Professional Wrestler)
Bam Bam Bigelow
13
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 
Boris Yeltsin
(Former President of Russia)
Boris Yeltsin
23
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 1, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Butka
Died: April 23
 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 
Benazir Bhutto
(Former Prime Minister of Pakistan)
Benazir Bhutto
46
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 21, 1953
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Karachi
Died: December 27
 23 
Marcel Marceau
3
Birthdate: March 22, 1923
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: September 22
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 24 
Paul Tibbets
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 23, 1915
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Quincy, Illinois, United States
Died: November 1
 25 
Norman Mailer
(Author of 'The Naked and the Dead', 'Armies of the Night' and 'The Executioner's Song')
Norman Mailer
4
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 31, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States
Died: November 10
 26 
Dabbs Greer
5
Birthdate: April 2, 1917
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Fairview, Missouri, United States
Died: April 28
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 27 
Yolanda King
(Civil Rights Activist and Daughter of Civil Rights Leader 'Martin Luther King Jr.')
Yolanda King
15
Birthdate: November 17, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Died: May 15
 28 
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)
 29 
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
 30 
Oscar Peterson
(Jazz Pianist)
Oscar Peterson
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 15, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Montreal
Died: December 23
 31 
Betty Hutton
(film actor, singer, stage actor, television actor)
Betty Hutton
4
Birthdate: February 26, 1921
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Battle Creek
Died: March 11
 32 
Mohammed Zahir Shah
(King of Afghanistan from 1933 to 1973)
Mohammed Zahir Shah
16
Birthdate: October 15, 1914
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kabul, Afghanistan
Died: July 23
 33 
Michel Lotito
(French Entertainer Known for Consuming Indigestible Objects)
Michel Lotito
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 15, 1950
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Grenoble, France
Died: June 25
 34 
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
 35 
Alice Ghostley
4
Birthdate: August 14, 1923
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Eve, Missouri
Died: September 21
 36 
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
 37 
Roscoe Lee Browne
1
Birthdate: May 2, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Woodbury, New Jersey
Died: April 11
 38 
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)
 39 
Sigrid Valdis
(Actress)
Sigrid Valdis
2
Birthdate: September 21, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bakersfield, California, United States
Died: October 14
 40 
John Inman
(Actor)
John Inman
2
Birthdate: June 28, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Preston, England
Died: March 8
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 41 
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
 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 
Wally Schirra
(American Astronaut Who Became the Fifth American and Ninth Human to Travel Into Space)
Wally Schirra
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 12, 1923
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hackensack, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 3
 44 
Kurt Waldheim
(Fourth Secretary-General of the United Nations )
Kurt Waldheim
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 21, 1918
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sankt Andrä-Wördern, Austria
Died: June 14
 45 
Don Ho
(Best known for theme song Tiny Bubbles)
Don Ho
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 13, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kaka'ako, Hawaii, United States
Died: April 14
 46 
Anita Roddick
(British Businesswoman and Human Rights Activist)
Anita Roddick
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 23, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Littlehampton, West Sussex, United Kingdom
Died: September 10
 47 
Michelangelo Antonioni
(Italian Director & Screenwriter Known for His Trilogy 'L'Avventura', 'La Notte' and 'L'Eclisse')
Michelangelo Antonioni
0
Birthdate: September 29, 1912
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ferrara, Italy
Died: July 30
 48 
Momofuku Ando
(Inventor of Instant Noodles and the Creator of the Brands 'Top Ramen' and 'Cup Noodles')
Momofuku Ando
3
Birthdate: March 5, 1910
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Puzi City, Taiwan
Died: January 5
 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 
Dennis Johnson
(Basketball player)
Dennis Johnson
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 18, 1954
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: February 22
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)