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.

Rue McClanahanRue McClanahan
American
Actress
Corey HaimCorey Haim
Canadian
Actor

Tony CurtisTony Curtis
American
Film actor

Dennis HopperDennis Hopper
American
Actor

Gary ColemanGary Coleman
American
Actor

Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen
Canadian, American
 
Alexander McQueenAlexander McQueen
British
Fashion designer

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
American
Writer

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

Lena HorneLena Horne
American
Singer
Simon MonjackSimon Monjack
British
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Jean Merilyn SimmonsJean Simmons
British
Actress
Peter GravesPeter Graves
American
Actor

Pernell RobertsPernell Roberts
American
Actor

Robert ByrdRobert Byrd
American
Politician
Robert CulpRobert Culp
American
Actor

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

Dawn BrancheauDawn Brancheau
American
Animal Trainer

Barbara BillingsleyBarbara Billingsley
American
Actress
Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
Bolivian, American
Teacher

James MacArthurJames MacArthur
American
Actor
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

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

Laurent FignonLaurent Fignon
French
Road Bicycle Racer
Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
American
American poet

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

Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
British
Writer

Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
French, Polish, Ukrainian
Physicist

Kenneth NolandKenneth Noland
American
Abstract Painter
Maurice AllaisMaurice Allais
French
Economist

Algirdas BrazauskasAlgirdas Brazauskas
Lithuanian
Yachting and Hunting
Frank FennerFrank Fenner
Australian
Played a vital role in eradication of smallpox

Billie Mae RichardsBillie Mae Richards
Canadian
Voice Actress

Salvador Jorge BlancoSalvador Jorge Blanco
Dominican
Former President of the Dominican Republic
Sir James W. BlackSir James W. Black
British, Scottish
Pharmacologist

Marshall W. NirenbergMarshall W. Nirenberg
American
Biochemist and Geneticist
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

Rajiv DixitRajiv Dixit
Indian
 
Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
British
Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent,

George SteinbrennerGeorge Steinbrenner
American
Businessperson

Dixie CarterDixie Carter
Television Actress
Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the

Lynn RedgraveLynn Redgrave
British
Actress
Tom BosleyTom Bosley
American
Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor, Television

Satoshi KonSatoshi Kon
Japanese
Animator, Film director, Screenwriter, Mangaka

Fess ParkerFess Parker
American
Actor
Gloria StuartGloria Stuart
American
Actress

Jill ClayburghJill Clayburgh
American
Actress
GuruGuru
American
Rapper

John WoodenJohn Wooden
American
Officer, Basketball coach, Basketball player

Bobby FarrellBobby Farrell
Aruban
Dancer

Merlin OlsenMerlin Olsen
American
American Football Player
Dino De LaurentiisDino De Laurentiis
Italian
Film producer
Glenn ShadixGlenn Shadix
American
Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Voice actor

Andy IronsAndy Irons
American
Surfer

Simon MacCorkindaleSimon MacCorkindale
British
Actor

Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German
Entrepreneur
Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
Canadian, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality

Tsutomu YamaguchiTsutomu Yamaguchi
Japanese
Engineer

Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
American
Diplomat, Politician, Military personnel,

Néstor KirchnerNéstor Kirchner
Argentinian
Lawyer, Politician

Michael FootMichael Foot
British
Politician, Journalist, Screenwriter, Biographer
Richard HolbrookeRichard Holbrooke
American
Banker, Diplomat, Politician, Writer

Miep GiesMiep Gies
Austrian
Writer
Lisa BlountLisa Blount
American
Actress

Andrew KoenigAndrew Koenig
American
Actor

Don MeredithDon Meredith
American
American Football Player
Stephen J. CannellStephen J. Cannell
American
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,

Caroline McWilliamsCaroline McWilliams
American
Actress
Steve LandesbergSteve Landesberg
American
Actor

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

Harold GouldHarold Gould
American
Actor

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

Frank FrazettaFrank Frazetta
American
Artist
Luna VachonLuna Vachon
American
Professional wrestler

Chris KanyonChris Kanyon
American
Wrestlers
Benoit MandelbrotBenoit Mandelbrot
French, Polish, American
Mathematician, Economist, Professor, Scientist,

Ari UpAri Up
German, British
Musician
Maury ChaykinMaury Chaykin
Canadian, American
Actor