Famous People Who Died In 2010

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2010. This list includes people like Alexander McQueen, Corey Haim, Dennis Hopper, J. D. Salinger, Gary Coleman and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, directors, journalists and economists who died in 2010. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Russia and many more countries.

Alexander McQueenAlexander McQueen
(Fashion designer)

17 March 1969

British

Corey HaimCorey Haim
(Actor)

23 December 1971

Canadian

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
(Writer)

01 January 1919

American

Dennis HopperDennis Hopper
(Actor)

17 May 1936

American

Tony CurtisTony Curtis
(Film actor)

03 June 1925

American

Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
(Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband)

10 June 1932

American

Gary ColemanGary Coleman
(Actor)

08 February 1968

American

Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen

11 February 1926

Canadian,American

Simon MonjackSimon Monjack
(Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer)

09 March 1970

British

Lena HorneLena Horne
(Singer)

30 June 1917

American

Peter GravesPeter Graves
(Actor)

18 March 1926

American

Pernell RobertsPernell Roberts
(Actor)

18 May 1928

American

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Robert ByrdRobert Byrd
(Politician)

20 November 1917

American

Robert CulpRobert Culp
(Actor)

16 August 1930

American

Jean Merilyn SimmonsJean Simmons
(Actress)

31 January 1929

British

John ForsytheJohn Forsythe
(Actor)

29 January 1918

American

Dawn BrancheauDawn Brancheau
(Animal Trainer)

16 April 1969

American

James MacArthurJames MacArthur
(Actor)

08 December 1937

American

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Corin RedgraveCorin Redgrave
(Actor)

16 July 1939

British

George BlandaGeorge Blanda
(American Football Player)

17 September 1927

American

DupontJohn Eleuthère du Pont
(Philanthropist)

22 November 1938

American

Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
(Teacher)

31 December 1930

Bolivian,American

José SaramagoJosé Saramago
(Writer)

16 November 1922

Portuguese

Jamie GillisJamie Gillis
(Adult Film Actor)

20 April 1943

American

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Girija Prasad Koirala Girija Prasad Koirala
(Former Prime Minister of Nepal)

04 July 1924

Nepalese

Abbey LincolnAbbey Lincoln
(Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Civil Rights Activist)

06 August 1930

American

Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
(Writer)

04 March 1928

British

Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
(American poet)

27 June 1936

American

Laurent FignonLaurent Fignon
(Road Bicycle Racer)

12 August 1960

French

Kenneth NolandKenneth Noland
(Abstract Painter)

10 April 1924

American

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Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
(Physicist)

01 August 1924

French,Polish,Ukrainian

Frank FennerFrank Fenner
(Played a vital role in eradication of smallpox and control of Australia's rabbit plague)

21 December 1914

Australian

Algirdas BrazauskasAlgirdas Brazauskas
(Yachting and Hunting)

22 September 1932

Lithuanian

Maurice AllaisMaurice Allais
(Economist)

31 May 1911

French

Billie Mae RichardsBillie Mae Richards
(Voice Actress)

21 November 1921

Canadian

Salvador Jorge BlancoSalvador Jorge Blanco
(Former President of the Dominican Republic)

05 July 1926

Dominican

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Marshall W. NirenbergMarshall W. Nirenberg
(Biochemist and Geneticist)

10 April 1927

American

Sir James W. BlackSir James W. Black
(Pharmacologist)

14 June 1924

British,Scottish

Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
(Actor, Musician, Singer, Songwriter)

10 August 1928

American

Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio
(Singer, Composer)

10 July 1942

American

John WoodenJohn Wooden
(Officer, Basketball coach, Basketball player)

14 October 1910

American

Teena MarieTeena Marie
(Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Record producer, Songwriter)

05 March 1956

American

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Blake EdwardsBlake Edwards
(American filmmaker)

26 July 1922

American

Patricia NealPatricia Neal
(actor, television actor, film actor)

20 January 1926

American

Peter SteelePeter Steele
(Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer)

04 January 1962

American

Rajiv DixitRajiv Dixit

30 November 1967

Indian

Lynn RedgraveLynn Redgrave
(Actress)

08 March 1943

British

Dixie CarterDixie Carter
(Television Actress)

1939 AD

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Tom BosleyTom Bosley
(Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor, Television actor)

01 October 1927

American

Bobby FarrellBobby Farrell
(Dancer)

06 October 1949

Aruban

Gloria StuartGloria Stuart
(Actress)

04 July 1910

American

Luna VachonLuna Vachon
(Professional wrestler)

12 January 1962

American

Barbara BillingsleyBarbara Billingsley
(Television Actress)

1915 AD

American

Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
(Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent, Record producer, Talent manager)

22 January 1946

British

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Jill ClayburghJill Clayburgh
(Actress)

30 April 1944

American

GuruGuru
(Rapper)

17 July 1961

American

Satoshi KonSatoshi Kon
(Animator, Film director, Screenwriter, Mangaka)

12 October 1963

Japanese

Dino De LaurentiisDino De Laurentiis
(Film producer)

08 August 1919

Italian

Miep GiesMiep Gies
(Writer)

15 February 1909

Austrian

Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
(Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the modern age, Historian, Writer, University teacher, Pacifist, Journalist)

24 August 1922

American

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Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
(Entrepreneur)

28 March 1922

German

Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
(Diplomat, Politician, Military personnel, Businessperson)

02 December 1924

American

Tsutomu YamaguchiTsutomu Yamaguchi
(Engineer)

16 March 1916

Japanese

Stephen J. CannellStephen J. Cannell
(Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer, Novelist, Writer, Television actor)

05 February 1941

American

Alex ChiltonAlex Chilton
(Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Record producer)

28 December 1950

American

Louise BourgeoisLouise Bourgeois
(Sculptor, Visual artist, Artist, Painter)

25 December 1911

French,American

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Michael FootMichael Foot
(Politician, Journalist, Screenwriter, Biographer)

23 July 1913

British

Benoit MandelbrotBenoit Mandelbrot
(Mathematician, Economist, Professor, Scientist, Writer, Computer scientist)

20 November 1924

French,Polish,American

Richard HolbrookeRichard Holbrooke
(Banker, Diplomat, Politician, Writer)

24 April 1941

American

Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
(Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality)

17 July 1912

Canadian,American

Néstor KirchnerNéstor Kirchner
(Lawyer, Politician)

25 February 1950

Argentinian

Elizabeth EdwardsElizabeth Edwards
(Attorney at law, Lawyer, Teacher, Writer)

03 July 1949

American

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Ted StevensTed Stevens
(Former United States Senator)

18 November 1923

American

Shahid AzmiShahid Azmi
(lawyer, human rights activist)

1977 AD

Indian

Solomon BurkeSolomon Burke
(Singer, Priest, Guitarist, Songwriter, Composer)

21 March 1940

American