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

Walter CronkiteWalter Cronkite
American
Broadcaster

Corazon AquinoCorazon Aquino
Filipino
Former President of Phillipines
James WhitmoreJames Whitmore
American
Actor

Millvina DeanMillvina Dean
British
Cartographer
Norman BorlaugNorman Borlaug
American
Father of the Green Revolution

Jennifer JonesJennifer Jones
American
Actress

Edward WoodwardEdward Woodward
British
Actor
Karl MaldenKarl Malden
American
Actor

John UpdikeJohn Updike
American
 
Paul HarveyPaul Harvey
American
Radio Broadcaster

Henry GibsonHenry Gibson
American
Actor

Claude Lévi-StraussClaude Lévi-Strauss
French
Anthropologist
Wendy RichardWendy Richard
British
Actress

Andrew WyethAndrew Wyeth
American
 
Soupy SalesSoupy Sales
American
Comedian

Lou AlbanoLou Albano
American
Wrestler

Paul SamuelsonPaul Samuelson
American
Economist

Dominick DunneDominick Dunne
American
Journalist
Dennis ColeDennis Cole
American
Actor
Ron SilverRon Silver
American
Actor

Richard ToddRichard Todd
Irish
Actor

Popcorn SuttonPopcorn Sutton
American
Criminal, Non Fiction Writer

Abdurrahman WahidAbdurrahman Wahid
Indonesian
Former President of Indonesia
Altovise DavisAltovise Davis
American
Actress

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Dan SealsDan Seals
American
Musician

Mollie SugdenMollie Sugden
British
Actress

Sable StarrSable Starr
American
Socialite, Groupie

Merce CunninghamMerce Cunningham
American
Dancer and Choreographer
Ali Akbar KhanAli Akbar Khan
Indian
Musician

Jack CardiffJack Cardiff
British
Cinematographer, Film Director
Aage Niels BohrAage Bohr
Danish
Physicist

Tayeb SalihTayeb Salih
Sudanese
Writer

Guillermo EndaraGuillermo Endara
Panamanian
President of Panama
Tyeb MehtaTyeb Mehta
Indian
Indian painter

Edwin G. KrebsEdwin G. Krebs
American
Biochemist
Jean DaussetJean Dausset
French
Immunologist

Robert F. Furchgott Robert F. Furchgott
American
Biochemist

Kim Dae Jung Kim Dae Jung
South Korean
Former President of South Korea

Mamadou DiaMamadou Dia
Senegalese
Politician

Britanny MurphyBritanny Murphy
American
Actress
Sir Clive William John GrangerSir Clive William John Granger
British, American, Welsh
British economist

Brittany MurphyBrittany Murphy
American
Film Actress

Ted KennedyTed Kennedy
Canadian
Ice Hockey Players

Steve McNairSteve McNair
American
American Football Player
Eunice Kennedy ShriverEunice Kennedy Shriver
American
Political Activists

Kim PeekKim Peek
American
Savant syndrome
Jade GoodyJade Goody
Nurse, Autobiographer, Writer, Socialite

Dom DeLuiseDom DeLuise
American
Actor

Ricardo MontalbánRicardo Montalbán
Mexican
Television actor, Film actor, Character actor,
John Allen MuhammadJohn Allen Muhammad
American
Spree killer, Serial killer

Patrick McGoohanPatrick McGoohan
Irish, American
American-Irish actor
Marilyn ChambersMarilyn Chambers
American
Actress

Billy MaysBilly Mays
American
American salesperson

Velupillai PrabhakaranVelupillai Prabhakaran
Sri Lankan
 
Ed McMahonEd McMahon
actor, officer, radio personality

Stephen GatelyStephen Gately
Irish
Singer-songwriter
Bobby RobsonBobby Robson
British
Association football player, Autobiographer,

August CoppolaAugust Coppola
American
Academic

Robert EnkeRobert Enke
German
Association football player

Roy E. DisneyRoy E. Disney
American
Producer
Wayne AllwineWayne Allwine
American
Actor, Dub actor
Simple KapadiaSimple Kapadia
Indian
Actress

Les PaulLes Paul
American
Guitarist, Banjoist, Inventor, Jazz musician, Jazz

Arturo GattiArturo Gatti
Canadian
Boxer

John MartynJohn Martyn
British
Singer
Hélio GracieHélio Gracie
Brazilian
Judoka

The RevThe Rev
American
Musician, Drummer, Pianist, Songwriter, Singer

Mary TraversMary Travers
American
Singer-songwriter, Composer

Keith FloydKeith Floyd
British
Television producer, Chef, Author, Autobiographer

Jim CarrollJim Carroll
American
Writer
Gayatri DeviGayatri Devi
Indian, British
Princess

Jim RohnJim Rohn
American
Motivational speaker, Entrepreneur, Writer
Gene BarryGene Barry
American
Actor

Steven WilliamsSteven Williams
American
Wrestler

Pat HinglePat Hingle
American
Actor
J. G. BallardJ. G. Ballard
Chinese, British
Novelist, Writer, Autobiographer, Screenwriter,

Oral RobertsOral Roberts
American
 
Mark LandonMark Landon
American
Actor

Harve PresnellHarve Presnell
American
Actor

Jack KempJack Kemp
American
Politician

John MortimerJohn Mortimer
American
Barrister
Frank McCourtFrank McCourt
Irish, American
Writer

Bruce WassersteinBruce Wasserstein
American
Banker, Financier, Investment banker
Kim Dae-jungKim Dae-jung
South Korean
Former President of South Korea

Vivian MaierVivian Maier
American
Photographer
Chuck DalyChuck Daly
American
Basketball coach

Maurice JarreMaurice Jarre
French
Composer, Conductor, Film score composer
Roh Moo-hyunRoh Moo-hyun
South Korean
Judge, Politician, Lawyer