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

Rue McClanahanRue McClanahan
American
Actress

Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen
Canadian, American
 

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
American
Writer

Dennis HopperDennis Hopper
American
Actor
Alexander McQueenAlexander McQueen
British
Fashion designer

Gary ColemanGary Coleman
American
Actor

Simon MonjackSimon Monjack
British
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer
Jean Merilyn SimmonsJean Simmons
British
Actress

Lena HorneLena Horne
American
Singer
Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
American
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband

Peter GravesPeter Graves
American
Actor

Robert ByrdRobert Byrd
American
Politician

Bob ProbertBob Probert
Canadian
Ice Hockey Player

Pernell RobertsPernell Roberts
American
Actor
George BlandaGeorge Blanda
American
American Football Player

Robert CulpRobert Culp
American
Actor

Michael FootMichael Foot
British
Politician

James MacArthurJames MacArthur
American
Actor
John ForsytheJohn Forsythe
American
Actor

Barbara BillingsleyBarbara Billingsley
American
Actress
Dawn BrancheauDawn Brancheau
American
Animal Trainer

Miep GiesMiep Gies
Austrian, Dutch
Writer

Norman WisdomNorman Wisdom
British
Actor
Alex HigginsAlex Higgins
Northern Irish
Snooker Player

Corin RedgraveCorin Redgrave
British
Actor
Maury ChaykinMaury Chaykin
Canadian, American
Actor

José SaramagoJosé Saramago
Portuguese
Writer

Chris KanyonChris Kanyon
American
Wrestlers
Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
Bolivian, American
Teacher

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Jamie GillisJamie Gillis
American
Adult Film Actor
DupontJohn Eleuthère du Pont
American
Philanthropist

Billie Mae RichardsBillie Mae Richards
Canadian
Voice Actress

Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
American
American poet

Abbey LincolnAbbey Lincoln
American
Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Civil Rights Activist
Girija Prasad Koirala Girija Prasad Koirala
Nepalese
Former Prime Minister of Nepal
Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
British
Writer

Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
French, Polish, Ukrainian
Physicist

Kenneth NolandKenneth Noland
American
Abstract Painter

Laurent FignonLaurent Fignon
French
Road Bicycle Racer
Maurice AllaisMaurice Allais
French
Economist

Frank FennerFrank Fenner
Australian
Played a vital role in eradication of smallpox

Algirdas BrazauskasAlgirdas Brazauskas
Lithuanian
Yachting and Hunting

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

Marshall W. NirenbergMarshall W. Nirenberg
American
Biochemist and Geneticist
Sir James W. BlackSir James W. Black
British, Scottish
Pharmacologist

William ShakespeareWilliam Shakespeare
Australian
Singer
Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
American
Actor, Musician, Singer, Songwriter

Manute BolManute Bol
Sudanese, American
Basketball player

Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio
American
Singer, Composer
Peter SteelePeter Steele
American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer

Teddy PendergrassTeddy Pendergrass
American
Singer
Patricia NealPatricia Neal
American
actor, television actor, film actor

Blake EdwardsBlake Edwards
American
American filmmaker

Teena MarieTeena Marie
American
Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Record producer,

John WoodenJohn Wooden
American
Officer, Basketball coach, Basketball player

Greg GiraldoGreg Giraldo
American
Stand-up comedian
Captain BeefheartCaptain Beefheart
American
Singer

Dixie CarterDixie Carter
Television Actress

Lynn RedgraveLynn Redgrave
British
Actress

Satoshi KonSatoshi Kon
Japanese
Animator, Film director, Screenwriter, Mangaka
Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
British
Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent,

Gloria StuartGloria Stuart
American
Actress
Merlin OlsenMerlin Olsen
American
American Football Player

Tom BosleyTom Bosley
American
Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor, Television

George SteinbrennerGeorge Steinbrenner
American
Businessperson
Jill ClayburghJill Clayburgh
American
Actress

Fess ParkerFess Parker
American
Actor
GuruGuru
American
Rapper

Bobby FarrellBobby Farrell
Aruban
Dancer

Rajiv DixitRajiv Dixit
Indian
 
Don MeredithDon Meredith
American
American Football Player

Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the
Irvin KershnerIrvin Kershner
American
Film Director

Andy IronsAndy Irons
American
Surfer

Néstor KirchnerNéstor Kirchner
Argentinian
Lawyer, Politician

Dino De LaurentiisDino De Laurentiis
Italian
Film producer
Tsutomu YamaguchiTsutomu Yamaguchi
Japanese
Engineer
Simon MacCorkindaleSimon MacCorkindale
British
Actor

Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German
Entrepreneur

Andrew KoenigAndrew Koenig
American
Actor

Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
American
Diplomat, Politician, Military personnel,
Lisa BlountLisa Blount
American
Actress

Caroline McWilliamsCaroline McWilliams
American
Actress

Luna VachonLuna Vachon
American
Professional wrestler

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

Alex ChiltonAlex Chilton
American
Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Record
Jyoti BasuJyoti Basu
Indian
Indian politician

Art LinkletterArt Linkletter
Canadian, American
Actor, Television presenter, Radio personality
Jack TatumJack Tatum
American
American Football player

Benoit MandelbrotBenoit Mandelbrot
French, Polish, American
Mathematician, Economist, Professor, Scientist,
Kathryn GraysonKathryn Grayson
American
Actress
Zelda RubinsteinZelda Rubinstein
American
Actress