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
Robert ByrdRobert Byrd
American
Politician

Tony CurtisTony Curtis
American
Film actor

Simon MonjackSimon Monjack
British
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Corey HaimCorey Haim
Canadian
Actor

Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen
Canadian, American
 
Dennis HopperDennis Hopper
American
Actor

Gary ColemanGary Coleman
American
Actor

Dawn BrancheauDawn Brancheau
American
Animal Trainer
Jean Merilyn SimmonsJean Simmons
British
Actress

J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
American
Writer
Alexander McQueenAlexander McQueen
British
Fashion designer

Lena HorneLena Horne
American
Singer

Peter GravesPeter Graves
American
Actor

Pernell RobertsPernell Roberts
American
Actor

Barbara BillingsleyBarbara Billingsley
American
Actress
James MacArthurJames MacArthur
American
Actor

Robert CulpRobert Culp
American
Actor

Lynn RedgraveLynn Redgrave
British, American
Actress

Alex HigginsAlex Higgins
Northern Irish
Snooker Player
Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
American
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband

John ForsytheJohn Forsythe
American
Actor
Miep GiesMiep Gies
Austrian, Dutch
Writer

Corin RedgraveCorin Redgrave
British
Actor
Bob ProbertBob Probert
Canadian
Ice Hockey Player

Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
American
Former United States Secretary of State
Norman WisdomNorman Wisdom
British
Actor

Chris KanyonChris Kanyon
American
Wrestlers

Michael FootMichael Foot
British
Politician
José SaramagoJosé Saramago
Portuguese
Writer

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George BlandaGeorge Blanda
American
American Football Player
DupontJohn Eleuthère du Pont
American
Philanthropist

Maury ChaykinMaury Chaykin
Canadian, American
Actor

Jamie GillisJamie Gillis
American
Adult Film Actor

Tsutomu YamaguchiTsutomu Yamaguchi
Japanese
Survivor of Hiroshima & Nagasaki
Joan SutherlandJoan Sutherland
Australian
Opera Singer
Louise BourgeoisLouise Bourgeois
French, American
Artist

Steve LandesbergSteve Landesberg
American
Actor

Wilma MankillerWilma Mankiller
American
Chief

Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
Bolivian, American
Teacher
Girija Prasad Koirala Girija Prasad Koirala
Nepalese
Former Prime Minister of Nepal

Laurent FignonLaurent Fignon
French
Road Bicycle Racer

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

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
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

Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio
American
Singer, Composer
Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
American
Singer

Blake EdwardsBlake Edwards
American
American filmmaker

Teddy PendergrassTeddy Pendergrass
American
Singer

Peter SteelePeter Steele
American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer
Maggie PierceMaggie Pierce
American
Actress

Patricia NealPatricia Neal
American
actor, television actor, film actor
George SteinbrennerGeorge Steinbrenner
American
Businessperson

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

Tom BosleyTom Bosley
American
Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor, Television
Rajiv DixitRajiv Dixit
Indian
 

Dixie CarterDixie Carter
Television Actress
Gloria StuartGloria Stuart
American
Actress

Phil HarrisPhil Harris
American
TV personality

Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the
Jill ClayburghJill Clayburgh
American
Actress

Satoshi KonSatoshi Kon
Japanese
Animator, Film director, Screenwriter, Mangaka
Bobby FarrellBobby Farrell
Aruban
Dancer

Captain BeefheartCaptain Beefheart
American
Singer

Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
British
Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent,

Merlin OlsenMerlin Olsen
American
American Football Player
GuruGuru
American
Rapper
Fess ParkerFess Parker
American
Actor

Lisa BlountLisa Blount
American
Actress

Greg GiraldoGreg Giraldo
American
Stand-up comedian

John WoodenJohn Wooden
American
Officer, Basketball coach, Basketball player
Israr AhmedIsrar Ahmed
Pakistani
Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher

Dino De LaurentiisDino De Laurentiis
Italian
Film producer

Bill BradleyBill Bradley
Scottish
Actor

Andy IronsAndy Irons
American
Surfer

Ari UpAri Up
German, British
Musician
Luna VachonLuna Vachon
American
Professional wrestler

Glenn ShadixGlenn Shadix
American
Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Voice actor
Lionel JeffriesLionel Jeffries
British
Actor

Harold GouldHarold Gould
American
Actor
Theo AlbrechtTheo Albrecht
German
Entrepreneur
Andrew KoenigAndrew Koenig
American
Actor