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.

B.B. KingB.B. King
American
Singer-songwriter
Jonah LomuJonah Lomu
New Zealander
Rugby Player

Christopher LeeChristopher Lee
British
Character actor

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
American
Actor, Author, Film Director

Beau BidenBeau Biden
American
Son of Joe Biden

John Forbes Nash Jr.John Forbes Nash Jr.
American
Mathematician
Scott WeilandScott Weiland
American
Singer, Lyricist, Songwriter, Record producer

Saeed JaffreySaeed Jaffrey
Indian, British
Actor

Roddy PiperRoddy Piper
Canadian, American
Wrestler

A.P.J. Abdul KalamA.P.J. Abdul Kalam
Indian
Former President of India
Donna DouglasDonna Douglas
American
Actress

Lee Kuan YewLee Kuan Yew
Singaporean
Founding Father of Modern Singapore
Jules BianchiJules Bianchi
French
F1 Driver

Omar SharifOmar Sharif
Egyptian
Actor

Sawyer SweetenSawyer Sweeten
American
Child Actor
Natalie ColeNatalie Cole
American
Singer

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

Yogi BerraYogi Berra
American
Baseball Player

Wayne RogersWayne Rogers
American
Actor
Cilla BlackCilla Black
British
Singer

Robert LoggiaRobert Loggia
American
Actor
Frank GiffordFrank Gifford
American
American Football Player

Rod TaylorRod Taylor
Australian, American
Actor

Fred ThompsonFred Thompson
American
Former United States Senator

James BestJames Best
American
Actor
Wayne DyerWayne Dyer
American
Self-Help Author and Motivational Speaker
Melissa MathisonMelissa Mathison
American
Screenwriter

Martin MilnerMartin Milner
American
Actor

Satoru IwataSatoru Iwata
Japanese
Former President & CEO of Nintendo

Dick Van PattenDick Van Patten
American
Actor, Animal Welfare Activist
Judy CarneJudy Carne
British
Actress

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Beth HowlandBeth Howland
American
Actress

Nicholas WintonNicholas Winton
British
Humanitarian

Anna KashfiAnna Kashfi
American
Actress

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

R K LaxmanR. K. Laxman
Indian
Cartoonist & Creator of 'The Common Man"
Movita CastanedaMovita Castaneda
American
Actress

Jayne MeadowsJayne Meadows
American
Actress

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

René GirardRené Girard
French
Philosopher

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

David CanaryDavid Canary
American
Actor

Ernie BanksErnie Banks
American
Baseball Player

Jerry WeintraubJerry Weintraub
American
Producer
Faten HamamaFaten Hamama
Egyptian
Actress

Darren ShahlaviDarren Shahlavi
British
Actor & Stunt Performer
Dean SmithDean Smith
American
Basketball Coach

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

Charles Hard TownesCharles H. Townes
American
Physicist
Douglass NorthDouglass North
American
Economist

A. Alfred TaubmanA. Alfred Taubman
American
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist

Bart CummingsBart Cummings
Australian
Horse Trainer
Alfred G. GilmanAlfred G. Gilman
American
Pharmacologist, Biochemist

Assia DjebarAssia Djebar
Algerian
Author
Val Logsdon FitchVal Logsdon Fitch
American
Physicist

Caleb Logan LeblancCaleb Logan Leblanc
American
YouTube Star

Shaquon ThomasShaquon Thomas
American
Rapper

Daniel Von BargenDaniel Von Bargen
American
Actor
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
Terry PratchettTerry Pratchett
British
Writer, Novelist, Journalist, Screenwriter,

Cynthia LennonCynthia Lennon
British
Film maker

Vincent MargeraVincent Margera
American
Television actor, Actor, Film actor

Amanda PetersonAmanda Peterson
American
Actress

Diana DouglasDiana Douglas
Bermudian, American
Actress
Stuart ScottStuart Scott
American
Sportscaster

James HornerJames Horner
American
Composer, Conductor, Musician, Orchestrateur, Film
Wes CravenWes Craven
American
Director, writer, producer, acto

Francesca HiltonFrancesca Hilton
American
Actress

Jack HaleyJack Haley
American
Basketball Players
Alicia NashAlicia Nash
Salvadoran, American
Physicist

Oliver SacksOliver Sacks
British
Scientist, Neurologist, Educator, Psychiatrist
Sadhana ShivdasaniSadhana Shivdasani
Indian
Actor

Lesley GoreLesley Gore
American
Singer, Musician, Actor

Moses MaloneMoses Malone
American
Basketball player

Anita EkbergAnita Ekberg
Swedish
Actor, Model, Film actor, Beauty pageant
Ben E. KingBen E. King
American
Singer, Musician, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter,

Vincent BugliosiVincent Bugliosi
American
Lawyer, Writer, Poet lawyer
Jackie CollinsJackie Collins
British, American
Novelist

Julia JonesJulia Jones
British
Actress
Chris SquireChris Squire
British
Bassist, Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Film score

Demis RoussosDemis Roussos
Egyptian, Greek
Singer, Composer
Geraldine McEwanGeraldine McEwan
British
Actress