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.

Robert ByrdRobert Byrd
American
Politician
Corey HaimCorey Haim
Canadian
Actor

Rue McClanahanRue McClanahan
American
Actress

Tony CurtisTony Curtis
American
Film actor

Dennis HopperDennis Hopper
American
Actor

Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen
Canadian, American
 
Gary ColemanGary Coleman
American
Actor

Simon MonjackSimon Monjack
British
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer

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

Jean Merilyn SimmonsJean Simmons
British
Actress
Lena HorneLena Horne
American
Singer

Pernell RobertsPernell Roberts
American
Actor

Peter GravesPeter Graves
American
Actor

James MacArthurJames MacArthur
American
Actor

Martin D. GinsburgMartin D. Ginsburg
American
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Husband
Robert CulpRobert Culp
American
Actor

Alex HigginsAlex Higgins
Northern Irish
Snooker Player

Lynn RedgraveLynn Redgrave
British, American
Actress

Dawn BrancheauDawn Brancheau
American
Animal Trainer
John ForsytheJohn Forsythe
American
Actor

Miep GiesMiep Gies
Austrian, Dutch
Writer
Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
Bolivian, American
Teacher

Barbara BillingsleyBarbara Billingsley
American
Actress

Corin RedgraveCorin Redgrave
British
Actor

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

Bob ProbertBob Probert
Canadian
Ice Hockey Player

Tsutomu YamaguchiTsutomu Yamaguchi
Japanese
Survivor of Hiroshima & Nagasaki
Chris KanyonChris Kanyon
American
Wrestlers

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Maury ChaykinMaury Chaykin
Canadian, American
Actor
José SaramagoJosé Saramago
Portuguese
Writer

Michael FootMichael Foot
British
Politician

George BlandaGeorge Blanda
American
American Football Player

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

Louise BourgeoisLouise Bourgeois
French, American
Artist

Wilma MankillerWilma Mankiller
American
Chief

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

Joan SutherlandJoan Sutherland
Australian
Opera Singer

Laurent FignonLaurent Fignon
French
Road Bicycle Racer

Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
American
American poet

Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
British
Writer
Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
French, Polish, Ukrainian
Physicist

Salvador Jorge BlancoSalvador Jorge Blanco
Dominican
Former President of the Dominican Republic
Algirdas BrazauskasAlgirdas Brazauskas
Lithuanian
Yachting and Hunting

Kenneth NolandKenneth Noland
American
Abstract Painter

Maurice AllaisMaurice Allais
French
Economist
Frank FennerFrank Fenner
Australian
Played a vital role in eradication of smallpox

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

Vicki DravesVicki Draves
American
Olympic Athlete
Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio
American
Singer, Composer

Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
American
Singer

Teddy PendergrassTeddy Pendergrass
American
Singer

Maggie PierceMaggie Pierce
American
Actress
Patricia NealPatricia Neal
American
actor, television actor, film actor

Teena MarieTeena Marie
American
Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Record producer,
Blake EdwardsBlake Edwards
American
American filmmaker

Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the

Tom BosleyTom Bosley
American
Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor, Television
Dixie CarterDixie Carter
American
Film Actress

Peter SteelePeter Steele
American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer
Gloria StuartGloria Stuart
American
Actress

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

Rajiv DixitRajiv Dixit
Indian
 
Bobby FarrellBobby Farrell
Aruban
Dancer

Phil HarrisPhil Harris
American
TV personality
Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
British
Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent,

Jill ClayburghJill Clayburgh
American
Actress

Fess ParkerFess Parker
American
Actor

Captain BeefheartCaptain Beefheart
American
Singer
Israr AhmedIsrar Ahmed
Pakistani
Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher
Dino De LaurentiisDino De Laurentiis
Italian
Film producer

Lisa BlountLisa Blount
American
Actress

Merlin OlsenMerlin Olsen
American
American Football Player

George SteinbrennerGeorge Steinbrenner
American
Businessperson
GuruGuru
American
Rapper

Greg GiraldoGreg Giraldo
American
Stand-up comedian

Ari UpAri Up
German, British
Musician

Zelda RubinsteinZelda Rubinstein
American
Actress

Harold GouldHarold Gould
American
Actor
John WoodenJohn Wooden
American
Officer, Basketball coach, Basketball player

Glenn ShadixGlenn Shadix
American
Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Voice actor
Andrew KoenigAndrew Koenig
American
Actor

Bill BradleyBill Bradley
Scottish
Actor
Jyoti BasuJyoti Basu
Indian
Indian politician
Caroline McWilliamsCaroline McWilliams
American
Actress