Famous People Who Died In 2009

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2009. This list includes people like Michael Jackson, Patrick Swayze, Ted Kennedy, Natasha Richardson, Farrah Fawcett and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, presidents, soldiers and novelists who died in 2009. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & India and many more countries.

Michael JacksonMichael Jackson
American
Singer
Patrick SwayzePatrick Swayze
American
Actor

Natasha RichardsonNatasha Richardson
British, American
Actress

Farrah FawcettFarrah Fawcett
American
Actress

Bea ArthurBea Arthur
American
Actress

Ted KennedyTed Kennedy
American
Former US Senator
Susan AtkinsSusan Atkins
American
Murderer

Robert McNamaraRobert McNamara
American
Former United States Secretary of Defense

Corazon AquinoCorazon Aquino
Filipino
Former President of Phillipines
Jennifer JonesJennifer Jones
American
Actress

Walter CronkiteWalter Cronkite
American
Broadcaster
James WhitmoreJames Whitmore
American
Actor

Millvina DeanMillvina Dean
British
Cartographer

Wendy RichardWendy Richard
British
Actress

Paul HarveyPaul Harvey
American
Radio Broadcaster

Norman BorlaugNorman Borlaug
American
Father of the Green Revolution
Karl MaldenKarl Malden
American
Actor

Edward WoodwardEdward Woodward
British
Actor

Popcorn SuttonPopcorn Sutton
American
Criminal, Non Fiction Writer

John UpdikeJohn Updike
American
 
Henry GibsonHenry Gibson
American
Actor

Soupy SalesSoupy Sales
American
Comedian
Claude Lévi-StraussClaude Lévi-Strauss
French
Anthropologist

Andrew WyethAndrew Wyeth
American
 

Richard ToddRichard Todd
Irish
Actor
Mollie SugdenMollie Sugden
British
Actress

Lou AlbanoLou Albano
American
Wrestler
Oral RobertsOral Roberts
American
Televangelist

Ron SilverRon Silver
American
Actor

Altovise DavisAltovise Davis
American
Actress
Dominick DunneDominick Dunne
American
Journalist

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Paul SamuelsonPaul Samuelson
American
Economist
Dan SealsDan Seals
American
Musician

Merce CunninghamMerce Cunningham
American
Dancer and Choreographer

Dennis ColeDennis Cole
American
Actor

Sable StarrSable Starr
American
Socialite, Groupie
Abdurrahman WahidAbdurrahman Wahid
Indonesian
Former President of Indonesia
Ali Akbar KhanAli Akbar Khan
Indian
Musician

Aage Niels BohrAage Bohr
Danish
Physicist

Tayeb SalihTayeb Salih
Sudanese
Writer

Jack CardiffJack Cardiff
British
Cinematographer, Film Director
Tyeb MehtaTyeb Mehta
Indian
Indian painter

Guillermo EndaraGuillermo Endara
Panamanian
President of Panama

Robert F. Furchgott Robert F. Furchgott
American
Biochemist

Edwin G. KrebsEdwin G. Krebs
American
Biochemist

Jean DaussetJean Dausset
French
Immunologist
Mamadou DiaMamadou Dia
Senegalese
Politician

Kim Dae Jung Kim Dae Jung
South Korean
Former President of South Korea
Britanny MurphyBritanny Murphy
American
Actress

Brittany MurphyBrittany Murphy
American
Film Actress
Ted KennedyTed Kennedy
Canadian
Ice Hockey Players

Steve McNairSteve McNair
American
American Football Player
John Allen MuhammadJohn Allen Muhammad
American
Serial killer

Ricardo MontalbánRicardo Montalbán
Mexican
Television actor, Film actor, Character actor,

Kim PeekKim Peek
American
Savant syndrome

Dom DeLuiseDom DeLuise
American
Actor

Roy E. DisneyRoy E. Disney
American
Producer
Marilyn ChambersMarilyn Chambers
American
Actress

Patrick McGoohanPatrick McGoohan
Irish, American
American-Irish actor

Eunice Kennedy ShriverEunice Kennedy Shriver
American
Political Activists

Billy MaysBilly Mays
American
American salesperson
Arturo GattiArturo Gatti
Canadian, Italian
Boxer

Jade GoodyJade Goody
Nurse, Autobiographer, Writer, Socialite
The RevThe Rev
American
Musician, Drummer, Pianist, Songwriter, Singer

August CoppolaAugust Coppola
American
Academic

Ed McMahonEd McMahon
actor, officer, radio personality
Stephen GatelyStephen Gately
Irish
Singer-songwriter

Simple KapadiaSimple Kapadia
Indian
Actress
Les PaulLes Paul
American
Guitarist, Banjoist, Inventor, Jazz musician, Jazz

John MartynJohn Martyn
British
Singer

Jack KempJack Kemp
American
Politician
Bobby RobsonBobby Robson
British
Association football player, Autobiographer,

Mary TraversMary Travers
American
Singer-songwriter, Composer
Keith FloydKeith Floyd
British
Television producer, Chef, Author, Autobiographer

Gene BarryGene Barry
American
Actor

J. G. BallardJ. G. Ballard
Chinese, British
Novelist, Writer, Autobiographer, Screenwriter,

Al MartinoAl Martino
American
Singer
Gayatri DeviGayatri Devi
Indian, British
Princess
Hélio GracieHélio Gracie
Brazilian
Judoka

Velupillai PrabhakaranVelupillai Prabhakaran
Sri Lankan
 

Jim CarrollJim Carroll
American
Writer

Jim RohnJim Rohn
American
Motivational speaker, Entrepreneur, Writer
Steven WilliamsSteven Williams
American
Wrestler

Pat HinglePat Hingle
American
Actor

Gale StormGale Storm
American
Actress

Mark LandonMark Landon
American
Actor

Harve PresnellHarve Presnell
American
Actor
Kim Dae-jungKim Dae-jung
South Korean
Former President of South Korea

Vivian MaierVivian Maier
American
Photographer
Frank McCourtFrank McCourt
Irish, American
Writer

Chuck DalyChuck Daly
American
Basketball coach
Clement FreudClement Freud
German, British
Politician
Iqbal BanoIqbal Bano
Pakistani
Singer