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

Jennifer JonesJennifer Jones
American
Actress

Walter CronkiteWalter Cronkite
American
Broadcaster
Corazon AquinoCorazon Aquino
Filipino
Former President of Phillipines

Millvina DeanMillvina Dean
British
Cartographer
James WhitmoreJames Whitmore
American
Actor

Norman BorlaugNorman Borlaug
American
Father of the Green Revolution

Edward WoodwardEdward Woodward
British
Actor
Karl MaldenKarl Malden
American
Actor

Paul HarveyPaul Harvey
American
Radio Broadcaster
John UpdikeJohn Updike
American
 

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

Oral RobertsOral Roberts
American
Televangelist

Paul SamuelsonPaul Samuelson
American
Economist
Dominick DunneDominick Dunne
American
Journalist
Dennis ColeDennis Cole
American
Actor

Altovise DavisAltovise Davis
American
Actress

Ron SilverRon Silver
American
Actor

Richard ToddRichard Todd
Irish
Actor
Popcorn SuttonPopcorn Sutton
American
Criminal, Non Fiction Writer

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Dan SealsDan Seals
American
Musician

Mollie SugdenMollie Sugden
British
Actress

Merce CunninghamMerce Cunningham
American
Dancer and Choreographer

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

Jack CardiffJack Cardiff
British
Cinematographer, Film Director

Tayeb SalihTayeb Salih
Sudanese
Writer
Tyeb MehtaTyeb Mehta
Indian
Indian painter

Guillermo EndaraGuillermo Endara
Panamanian
President of Panama
Edwin G. KrebsEdwin G. Krebs
American
Biochemist

Robert F. Furchgott Robert F. Furchgott
American
Biochemist

Jean DaussetJean Dausset
French
Immunologist

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

Mamadou DiaMamadou Dia
Senegalese
Politician
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

Eunice Kennedy ShriverEunice Kennedy Shriver
American
Political Activists
Kim PeekKim Peek
American
Savant syndrome

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
 
Jade GoodyJade Goody
Nurse, Autobiographer, Writer, Socialite

The RevThe Rev
American
Musician, Drummer, Pianist, Songwriter, Singer
Ed McMahonEd McMahon
actor, officer, radio personality

Stephen GatelyStephen Gately
Irish
Singer-songwriter

Robert EnkeRobert Enke
German
Association football player

August CoppolaAugust Coppola
American
Academic
Roy E. DisneyRoy E. Disney
American
Producer
Bobby RobsonBobby Robson
British
Association football player, Autobiographer,

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

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

Mary TraversMary Travers
American
Singer-songwriter, Composer

Hélio GracieHélio Gracie
Brazilian
Judoka

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

Gene BarryGene Barry
American
Actor
Steven WilliamsSteven Williams
American
Wrestler

Pat HinglePat Hingle
American
Actor

Jim RohnJim Rohn
American
Motivational speaker, Entrepreneur, Writer
J. G. BallardJ. G. Ballard
Chinese, British
Novelist, Writer, Autobiographer, Screenwriter,

Mark LandonMark Landon
American
Actor
Harve PresnellHarve Presnell
American
Actor

Jack KempJack Kemp
American
Politician

Danny La RueDanny La Rue
British
Cabaret artist, Autobiographer, Singer

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

Kim Dae-jungKim Dae-jung
South Korean
Former President of South Korea
Wayne AllwineWayne Allwine
American
Actor, Dub actor

Vivian MaierVivian Maier
American
Photographer
Roh Moo-hyunRoh Moo-hyun
South Korean
Judge, Politician, Lawyer

Chuck DalyChuck Daly
American
Basketball coach
Maurice JarreMaurice Jarre
French
Composer, Conductor, Film score composer