Famous People Who Died In 2013

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2013. This list includes people like Nelson Mandela, Paul Walker, Chris Kyle, Margaret Thatcher, Richard Ramirez and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include journalists, political leaders, composers and novelists who died in 2013. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Italy and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Mohammed Omar

Mohammed Omar.
18
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Terrorist
Birthdate: 1960 AD
Birthplace: Kandahar, Afghanistan
Died: April 23
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 2 Paul Walker

Paul Walker.
18
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 12, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Glendale, California, United States
Died: November 30

 3 Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela.
11
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and Former President of South Africa
Birthdate: July 18, 1918
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mvezo
Died: December 5

 4 James Gandolfini

James Gandolfini.
13
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 18, 1961
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Westwood, New Jersey
Died: June 19
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 5 Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher.
61
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former British Prime Minister
Birthdate: October 13, 1925
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Grantham, Lincolnshire, England
Died: April 8
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 6 Richard Ramirez

Richard Ramirez.
58
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: February 29, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, United States
Died: June 7
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 7 Chris Kyle

Chris Kyle.
12
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: US Navy SEAL Veteran
Birthdate: April 8, 1974
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Odessa, Texas, United States
Died: February 2
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 Aaron Swartz

Aaron Swartz.
4
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Computer Programmer
Birthdate: November 8, 1986
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: January 11

 9 Peter O'Toole

Peter O'Toole.
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 2, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leeds, England
Died: December 14

 10 Cory Monteith

Cory Monteith.
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 11, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Calgary
Died: July 13
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 11 Lou Reed

Lou Reed.
2
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, Singer
Birthdate: March 2, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Southampton, New York, United States
Died: October 27

 12 Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert.
3
Birthdate: June 18, 1942
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Urbana, Illinois, U.S.
Died: April 4

 13 Tom Clancy

Tom Clancy.
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: April 12, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Baltimore County, Maryland, United States of America
Died: October 1

 14 Bert Trautmann

Bert Trautmann
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: October 22, 1923
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bremen, Germany
Died: July 19
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 15 Esther Williams

Esther Williams
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American swimmer
Birthdate: August 8, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Inglewood, California, United States
Died: June 6

 16 Tommy Morrison

Tommy Morrison
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: January 2, 1969
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gravette, Arkansas, United States
Died: September 1
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 17 Lee Thompson Young

Lee Thompson Young.
4
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 1, 1984
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Columbia, South Carolina
Died: August 19
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 18 James Avery

James Avery
1
Famous As: Film actor
Birthdate: November 27, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Suffolk, Virginia, U.S.
Died: December 31
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 19 Hugo Chavez

Hugo Chavez.
6
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of Venezuela
Birthdate: July 28, 1954
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sabaneta, Venezuela
Died: March 5

 20 Chris Kelly

Chris Kelly
5
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musical artist
Birthdate: August 11, 1978
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Died: May 1

 21 Joan Fontaine

Joan Fontaine.
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 22, 1917
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: December 15

 22 Don Shirley

Don Shirley
1
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: January 29, 1927
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pensacola, Florida, USA
Died: April 6

 23 Reeva Steenkamp

Reeva Steenkamp.
3
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: August 19, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cape Town
Died: February 14

 24 Dennis Farina

Dennis Farina.
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 29, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Died: July 22
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 25 Christopher Dorner

Christopher Dorner
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Police Officer
Birthdate: June 4, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, United States
Died: February 12

 26 Richard Griffiths

Richard Griffiths.
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 31, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Thornaby-on-Tees, North Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died: March 28

 27 Jiah Khan

Jiah Khan.
0
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 20, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: June 3
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 28 Karen Black

Karen Black.
2
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 1, 1939
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Park Ridge, Illinois
Died: August 8
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 29 Annette Funicello

Annette Funicello.
0
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 22, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Utica, New York
Died: April 8
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 30 Michael Ansara

Michael Ansara.
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 15, 1922
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Syria
Died: July 31
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 31 Shakuntala Devi

Shakuntala Devi.
7
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Human Computer
Birthdate: November 4, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bangalore
Died: April 21

 32 Jean Stapleton

Jean Stapleton.
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 19, 1923
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York
Died: May 31
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 33 Tony Lip

Tony Lip
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 30, 1930
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: January 4

 34 George Jones

George Jones
0
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, singer, and songwriter
Birthdate: September 12, 1931
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saratoga, Texas, United States
Died: April 26
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 35 Mikhail Kalashnikov

Mikhail Kalashnikov.
2
Famous As: Inventor of AK-47 Assault Rifle
Birthdate: November 10, 1919
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kurya, Russia
Died: December 23
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 36 Ray Manzarek

Ray Manzarek
1
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: American musician
Birthdate: February 12, 1939
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: May 20

 37 Ken Norton

Ken Norton.
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: August 9, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Jacksonville, Illinois, United States
Died: September 18
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 38 Tamerlan Tsarnaev

Tamerlan Tsarnaev
3
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: October 21, 1986
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elista, Russia
Died: April 19

 39 Dale Robertson

Dale Robertson.
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 14, 1923
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Harrah, Oklahoma, United States
Died: February 27
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 40 Vito Rizzuto

Vito Rizzuto
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: February 21, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cattolica Eraclea, Italy
Died: December 23

 41 Manjula Vijayakumar

Manjula Vijayakumar
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 4, 1953
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chennai, India
Died: July 23
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 42 Chinua Achebe

Chinua Achebe.
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Nigerian novelist
Birthdate: November 16, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ogidi, Nigeria Protectorate
Died: March 21

 43 Reid Flair

Reid Flair
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Amateur wrestler, Professional wrestler
Birthdate: February 26, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Charlotte
Died: March 29

 44 Pran

Pran
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 12, 1920
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ballimaran, Delhi, India
Died: July 12
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 45 Jonathan Winters

Jonathan Winters.
1
Famous As: Comedian, Actor
Birthdate: November 11, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, U.S
Died: April 11

 46 David Frost

David Frost.
3
Famous As: Television Host
Birthdate: April 7, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tenterden, Kent, England
Died: August 31
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 47 Mindy McCready

Mindy McCready
1
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: November 30, 1975
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Fort Myers
Died: February 17
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 48 Paul Bearer

Paul Bearer
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Manager (professional wrestling), Professional wrestler, Funeral director
Birthdate: April 10, 1954
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mobile
Died: March 5
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 49 Eleanor Parker

Eleanor Parker.
0
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 26, 1922
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Cedarville, Ohio, U.S.
Died: December 9

 50 Richard Briers

Richard Briers.
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 14, 1934
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Raynes Park, London, United Kingdom
Died: February 17
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)