Famous People Who Died In 2015

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2015. This list includes people like John Forbes Nash Jr., A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, Christopher Lee, Leonard Nimoy, Scott Weiland and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, composers and novelists who died in 2015. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Australia and many more countries.

Christopher LeeChristopher Lee
British
Character actor
John Forbes Nash Jr.John Forbes Nash Jr.
American
Mathematician

Beau BidenBeau Biden
American
Son of Joe Biden

Jonah LomuJonah Lomu
New Zealander
Rugby Player

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
American
Actor, Author, Film Director

Scott WeilandScott Weiland
American
Singer, Lyricist, Songwriter, Record producer
Saeed JaffreySaeed Jaffrey
Indian, British
Actor

Natalie ColeNatalie Cole
American
Singer

B.B. KingB.B. King
American
Singer-songwriter

Roddy PiperRoddy Piper
Canadian, American
Wrestler
Lee Kuan YewLee Kuan Yew
Singaporean
Founding Father of Modern Singapore

Omar SharifOmar Sharif
Egyptian
Actor
Sawyer SweetenSawyer Sweeten
American
Child Actor

Donna DouglasDonna Douglas
American
Actress

Anne MearaAnne Meara
American
Actress
Abdullah of Saudi ArabiaAbdullah of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabian
Former King of Saudi Arabia

Wayne RogersWayne Rogers
American
Actor
Frank GiffordFrank Gifford
American
American Football Player

Yogi BerraYogi Berra
American
Baseball Player

Robert LoggiaRobert Loggia
American
Actor
Cilla BlackCilla Black
British
Singer

Melissa MathisonMelissa Mathison
American
Screenwriter
Rod TaylorRod Taylor
Australian, American
Actor

Fred ThompsonFred Thompson
American
Former United States Senator

James BestJames Best
American
Actor

Jules BianchiJules Bianchi
French
F1 Driver
Satoru IwataSatoru Iwata
Japanese
Former President & CEO of Nintendo
Martin MilnerMartin Milner
American
Actor

Wayne DyerWayne Dyer
American
Self-Help Author and Motivational Speaker

Dick Van PattenDick Van Patten
American
Actor, Animal Welfare Activist

Judy CarneJudy Carne
British
Actress
Beth HowlandBeth Howland
American
Actress

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Anna KashfiAnna Kashfi
American
Actress

Nicholas WintonNicholas Winton
British
Humanitarian

Suzanne FarringtonSuzanne Farrington
British
Actress

Suzanne CroughSuzanne Crough
American
Actress
Chandra Bahadur DangiChandra Bahadur Dangi
Nepalese
Shortest Adult Male in Recorded History

Mary Ellen TrainorMary Ellen Trainor
American
Actress
Kirk KerkorianKirk Kerkorian
American
Businessman

Ariel CamachoAriel Camacho
Mexican
Singer, songwriter

Dave GoldbergDave Goldberg
American
Entrepreneur
Movita CastanedaMovita Castaneda
American
Actress

Helmut SchmidtHelmut Schmidt
German
Politician
Jayne MeadowsJayne Meadows
American
Actress

Charles KennedyCharles Kennedy
Scottish
Former Member of Parliament of the United Kingdom

René GirardRené Girard
French
Philosopher

Dean SmithDean Smith
American
Basketball Coach

Grace Lee WhitneyGrace Lee Whitney
American
Actress
Günter GrassGünter Grass
German
Novelist

A.P.J. Abdul KalamA.P.J. Abdul Kalam
Indian
Former President of India

R K LaxmanR. K. Laxman
Indian
Cartoonist & Creator of 'The Common Man"

David CanaryDavid Canary
American
Actor
Darren ShahlaviDarren Shahlavi
British
Actor & Stunt Performer

Jerry WeintraubJerry Weintraub
American
Producer
Faten HamamaFaten Hamama
Egyptian
Actress

Ernie BanksErnie Banks
American
Baseball Player

Charles Hard TownesCharles H. Townes
American
Physicist
Eduardo GaleanoEduardo Galeano
Uruguayan
Writer

Ahmed ChalabiAhmed Chalabi
Iraqi
Former Deputy Prime Minister of Iraq
Theodore HesburghTheodore Hesburgh
American
15th President of the University of Notre Dame

Douglass NorthDouglass North
American
Economist

Assia DjebarAssia Djebar
Algerian
Author
Bart CummingsBart Cummings
Australian
Horse Trainer

A. Alfred TaubmanA. Alfred Taubman
American
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist
Alfred G. GilmanAlfred G. Gilman
American
Pharmacologist, Biochemist

Val Logsdon FitchVal Logsdon Fitch
American
Physicist

Shaquon ThomasShaquon Thomas
American
Rapper

Daniel Von BargenDaniel Von Bargen
American
Actor
Caleb Logan LeblancCaleb Logan Leblanc
American
YouTube Star
Daniel FredinburgDaniel Fredinburg
American
Google X Engineer

Maureen O’HaraMaureen O’Hara
Irish, American
Actress

George ColeGeorge Cole
British
Actor

Daniel KyreDaniel Kyre
American
YouTuber, Musician
Bobbi Kristina BrownBobbi Kristina Brown
American
Television personality

M. S. ViswanathanM. S. Viswanathan
Indian
Actor, Composer

Terry PratchettTerry Pratchett
British
Writer, Novelist, Journalist, Screenwriter,

Jihadi JohnJihadi John
Kuwaiti, British
Murderer

Cynthia LennonCynthia Lennon
British
Film maker
Amanda PetersonAmanda Peterson
American
Actress

Diana DouglasDiana Douglas
Bermudian, American
Actress
James HornerJames Horner
American
Composer, Conductor, Musician, Orchestrateur, Film

Stuart ScottStuart Scott
American
Sportscaster

Wes CravenWes Craven
American
Director, writer, producer, acto
Francesca HiltonFrancesca Hilton
American
Actress

Jack HaleyJack Haley
American
Basketball Players
Lesley GoreLesley Gore
American
Singer, Musician, Actor

Alicia NashAlicia Nash
Salvadoran, American
Physicist

Oliver SacksOliver Sacks
British
Scientist, Neurologist, Educator, Psychiatrist

Sadhana ShivdasaniSadhana Shivdasani
Indian
Actor
Ken StablerKen Stabler
American
Football player

Vincent MargeraVincent Margera
American
Television actor, Actor, Film actor
Moses MaloneMoses Malone
American
Basketball player

Anita EkbergAnita Ekberg
Swedish
Actor, Model, Film actor, Beauty pageant
Jackie CollinsJackie Collins
British, American
Novelist

Julia JonesJulia Jones
British
Actress
Ben E. KingBen E. King
American
Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter,