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.

Tony CurtisTony Curtis
American
Film actor
Corey HaimCorey Haim
Canadian
Actor

Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen
Canadian, American
 

Dennis HopperDennis Hopper
American
Actor

Gary ColemanGary Coleman
American
Actor

Rue McClanahanRue McClanahan
American
Actress
Simon MonjackSimon Monjack
British
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Alexander McQueenAlexander McQueen
British
Fashion designer

Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
American
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
American
Writer
Lena HorneLena Horne
American
Singer

Jean Merilyn SimmonsJean Simmons
British
Actress
Peter GravesPeter Graves
American
Actor

Michael FootMichael Foot
British
Politician

Pernell RobertsPernell Roberts
American
Actor
Robert CulpRobert Culp
American
Actor

George BlandaGeorge Blanda
American
American Football Player
John ForsytheJohn Forsythe
American
Actor

Robert ByrdRobert Byrd
American
Politician

Dawn BrancheauDawn Brancheau
American
Animal Trainer
Barbara BillingsleyBarbara Billingsley
American
Actress

James MacArthurJames MacArthur
American
Actor
Miep GiesMiep Gies
Austrian, Dutch
Writer

Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
Bolivian, American
Teacher

Norman WisdomNorman Wisdom
British
Actor

Corin RedgraveCorin Redgrave
British
Actor
Alex HigginsAlex Higgins
Northern Irish
Snooker Player
José SaramagoJosé Saramago
Portuguese
Writer

Jamie GillisJamie Gillis
American
Adult Film Actor

Bob ProbertBob Probert
Canadian
Ice Hockey Player

DupontJohn Eleuthère du Pont
American
Philanthropist
Laurent FignonLaurent Fignon
French
Road Bicycle Racer

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Girija Prasad Koirala Girija Prasad Koirala
Nepalese
Former Prime Minister of Nepal

Abbey LincolnAbbey Lincoln
American
Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Civil Rights Activist

Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
British
Writer

Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
American
American poet
Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
French, Polish, Ukrainian
Physicist

Maurice AllaisMaurice Allais
French
Economist
Kenneth NolandKenneth Noland
American
Abstract Painter

Algirdas BrazauskasAlgirdas Brazauskas
Lithuanian
Yachting and Hunting

Frank FennerFrank Fenner
Australian
Played a vital role in eradication of smallpox
Salvador Jorge BlancoSalvador Jorge Blanco
Dominican
Former President of the Dominican Republic

Billie Mae RichardsBillie Mae Richards
Canadian
Voice Actress
Marshall W. NirenbergMarshall W. Nirenberg
American
Biochemist and Geneticist

Sir James W. BlackSir James W. Black
British, Scottish
Pharmacologist

William ShakespeareWilliam Shakespeare
Australian
Singer

Manute BolManute Bol
Sudanese, American
Basketball player

Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
American
Actor, Musician, Singer, Songwriter
Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio
American
Singer, Composer

Teddy PendergrassTeddy Pendergrass
American
Singer

Patricia NealPatricia Neal
American
actor, television actor, film actor

Peter SteelePeter Steele
American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer
Blake EdwardsBlake Edwards
American
American filmmaker

Teena MarieTeena Marie
American
Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Record producer,
Captain BeefheartCaptain Beefheart
American
Singer

Greg GiraldoGreg Giraldo
American
Stand-up comedian

Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
British
Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent,
Tom BosleyTom Bosley
American
Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor, Television

Rajiv DixitRajiv Dixit
Indian
 
George SteinbrennerGeorge Steinbrenner
American
Businessperson

Dixie CarterDixie Carter
Television Actress

Lynn RedgraveLynn Redgrave
British
Actress
John WoodenJohn Wooden
American
Officer, Basketball coach, Basketball player

Fess ParkerFess Parker
American
Actor
Gloria StuartGloria Stuart
American
Actress

Jill ClayburghJill Clayburgh
American
Actress

GuruGuru
American
Rapper

Bobby FarrellBobby Farrell
Aruban
Dancer
Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
Canadian, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality
Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the

Merlin OlsenMerlin Olsen
American
American Football Player

Glenn ShadixGlenn Shadix
American
Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Voice actor

Satoshi KonSatoshi Kon
Japanese
Animator, Film director, Screenwriter, Mangaka
Dino De LaurentiisDino De Laurentiis
Italian
Film producer

Néstor KirchnerNéstor Kirchner
Argentinian
Lawyer, Politician

Andy IronsAndy Irons
American
Surfer

Simon MacCorkindaleSimon MacCorkindale
British
Actor

Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
American
Diplomat, Politician, Military personnel,
Tsutomu YamaguchiTsutomu Yamaguchi
Japanese
Engineer

Jack TatumJack Tatum
American
American Football player
Lisa BlountLisa Blount
American
Actress

Andrew KoenigAndrew Koenig
American
Actor

Don MeredithDon Meredith
American
American Football Player
Caroline McWilliamsCaroline McWilliams
American
Actress

Steve LandesbergSteve Landesberg
American
Actor
Richard HolbrookeRichard Holbrooke
American
Banker, Diplomat, Politician, Writer

Louise BourgeoisLouise Bourgeois
French, American
Sculptor, Visual artist, Artist, Painter

Harold GouldHarold Gould
American
Actor

Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German
Entrepreneur
Benoit MandelbrotBenoit Mandelbrot
French, Polish, American
Mathematician, Economist, Professor, Scientist,

Zelda RubinsteinZelda Rubinstein
American
Actress
Alex ChiltonAlex Chilton
American
Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Record

Stephen J. CannellStephen J. Cannell
American
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,
Frank FrazettaFrank Frazetta
American
Artist

Chris KanyonChris Kanyon
American
Wrestlers
Solomon BurkeSolomon Burke
American
Singer, Priest, Guitarist, Songwriter, Composer