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

Dennis HopperDennis Hopper
American
Actor

Leslie NielsenLeslie Nielsen
Canadian, American
 

Tony CurtisTony Curtis
American
Film actor

Gary ColemanGary Coleman
American
Actor
Robert ByrdRobert Byrd
American
Politician

Lena HorneLena Horne
American
Singer

George BlandaGeorge Blanda
American
American Football Player
J. D. SalingerJ. D. Salinger
American
Writer

Alexander McQueenAlexander McQueen
British
Fashion designer
Simon MonjackSimon Monjack
British
Film Director, Screenwriter, Producer

Jean Merilyn SimmonsJean Simmons
British
Actress

Peter GravesPeter Graves
American
Actor

Pernell RobertsPernell Roberts
American
Actor

James MacArthurJames MacArthur
American
Actor
Robert CulpRobert Culp
American
Actor

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

Dawn BrancheauDawn Brancheau
American
Animal Trainer

Lynn RedgraveLynn Redgrave
British, American
Actress
Barbara BillingsleyBarbara Billingsley
American
Actress

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

Bob ProbertBob Probert
Canadian
Ice Hockey Player

Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
American
Former United States Secretary of State

Corin RedgraveCorin Redgrave
British
Actor
Alex HigginsAlex Higgins
Northern Irish
Snooker Player

Norman WisdomNorman Wisdom
British
Actor

Chris KanyonChris Kanyon
American
Wrestlers
Maury ChaykinMaury Chaykin
Canadian, American
Actor

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Steve LandesbergSteve Landesberg
American
Actor
Tsutomu YamaguchiTsutomu Yamaguchi
Japanese
Survivor of Hiroshima & Nagasaki

Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
Bolivian, American
Teacher

Michael FootMichael Foot
British
Politician

José SaramagoJosé Saramago
Portuguese
Writer
Abbey LincolnAbbey Lincoln
American
Singer, Songwriter, Actress, Civil Rights Activist
Louise BourgeoisLouise Bourgeois
French, American
Artist

DupontJohn Eleuthère du Pont
American
Philanthropist

Jamie GillisJamie Gillis
American
Adult Film Actor

Wilma MankillerWilma Mankiller
American
Chief
Joan SutherlandJoan Sutherland
Australian
Opera Singer

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

Lucille CliftonLucille Clifton
American
American poet

Alan SillitoeAlan Sillitoe
British
Writer

Laurent FignonLaurent Fignon
French
Road Bicycle Racer
Kenneth NolandKenneth Noland
American
Abstract Painter

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

Algirdas BrazauskasAlgirdas Brazauskas
Lithuanian
Yachting and Hunting

Billie Mae RichardsBillie Mae Richards
Canadian
Voice Actress
Georges Charpak Georges Charpak
French, Polish, Ukrainian
Physicist

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

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

Patricia NealPatricia Neal
American
actor, television actor, film actor

Dixie CarterDixie Carter
American
Film Actress

Manute BolManute Bol
Sudanese, American
Basketball player
Ronnie James DioRonnie James Dio
American
Singer, Composer

Teddy PendergrassTeddy Pendergrass
American
Singer

Bobby FarrellBobby Farrell
Aruban
Dancer

Jimmy DeanJimmy Dean
American
Singer
Eddie FisherEddie Fisher
American
Traditional pop music

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

Jill ClayburghJill Clayburgh
American
Actress

Greg GiraldoGreg Giraldo
American
Stand-up comedian
Teena MarieTeena Marie
American
Singer, Musician, Guitarist, Record producer,

John WoodenJohn Wooden
American
Officer, Basketball coach, Basketball player
Satoshi KonSatoshi Kon
Japanese
Animator, Film director, Screenwriter, Mangaka

Gloria StuartGloria Stuart
American
Actress

Captain BeefheartCaptain Beefheart
American
Singer
Tom BosleyTom Bosley
American
Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor, Television

Dino De LaurentiisDino De Laurentiis
Italian
Film producer
Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
British
Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent,

Merlin OlsenMerlin Olsen
American
American Football Player

Jyoti BasuJyoti Basu
Indian
Indian politician

Rajiv DixitRajiv Dixit
Indian
 
Howard ZinnHoward Zinn
American
Playwright, Political scientist, Historian of the
Paul GrayPaul Gray
American
bassist, musician, singer

Fess ParkerFess Parker
American
Actor

Israr AhmedIsrar Ahmed
Pakistani
Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher

Lisa BlountLisa Blount
American
Actress
David WarrenDavid Warren
Australian
Scientist

Kathryn GraysonKathryn Grayson
American
Actress

Kevin McCarthyKevin McCarthy
American
Actor

Harold GouldHarold Gould
American
Actor

George SteinbrennerGeorge Steinbrenner
American
Businessperson
GuruGuru
American
Rapper

Caroline McWilliamsCaroline McWilliams
American
Actress
James GammonJames Gammon
American
Actor

Andrew KoenigAndrew Koenig
American
Actor
Stephen J. CannellStephen J. Cannell
American
Television producer
Luna VachonLuna Vachon
American
Professional wrestler