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
Beau BidenBeau Biden
American
Son of Joe Biden

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
American
Actor, Author, Film Director

John Forbes Nash Jr.John Forbes Nash Jr.
American
Mathematician

Natalie ColeNatalie Cole
American
Singer

Scott WeilandScott Weiland
American
Singer, Lyricist, Songwriter, Record producer
Cilla BlackCilla Black
British
Singer

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

Roddy PiperRoddy Piper
Canadian, American
Wrestler
Saeed JaffreySaeed Jaffrey
Indian, British
Actor

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

Melissa MathisonMelissa Mathison
American
Screenwriter

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

Martin MilnerMartin Milner
American
Actor

Wayne RogersWayne Rogers
American
Actor

Robert LoggiaRobert Loggia
American
Actor
Rod TaylorRod Taylor
Australian, American
Actor

Yogi BerraYogi Berra
American
Baseball Player
Wayne DyerWayne Dyer
American
Self-Help Author and Motivational Speaker

James BestJames Best
American
Actor

Fred ThompsonFred Thompson
American
Former United States Senator
Beth HowlandBeth Howland
American
Actress

Nicholas WintonNicholas Winton
British
Humanitarian
Satoru IwataSatoru Iwata
Japanese
Former President & CEO of Nintendo

Suzanne FarringtonSuzanne Farrington
British
Actress

Frank GiffordFrank Gifford
American
American Football Player
Dick Van PattenDick Van Patten
American
Actor, Animal Welfare Activist

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Ron MoodyRon Moody
British
Actor
Dean SmithDean Smith
American
Basketball Coach

Jules BianchiJules Bianchi
French
F1 Driver

Jonah LomuJonah Lomu
New Zealander
Rugby Player

Anna KashfiAnna Kashfi
American
Actress
Mary Ellen TrainorMary Ellen Trainor
American
Actress
Judy CarneJudy Carne
British
Actress

Chandra Bahadur DangiChandra Bahadur Dangi
Nepalese
Shortest Adult Male in Recorded History

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

Suzanne CroughSuzanne Crough
American
Actress
Kirk KerkorianKirk Kerkorian
American
Businessman

Ariel CamachoAriel Camacho
Mexican
Singer, songwriter

Dave GoldbergDave Goldberg
American
Entrepreneur

Darren ShahlaviDarren Shahlavi
British
Actor & Stunt Performer

Movita CastanedaMovita Castaneda
American
Actress
Grace Lee WhitneyGrace Lee Whitney
American
Actress

Jayne MeadowsJayne Meadows
American
Actress
Helmut SchmidtHelmut Schmidt
German
Politician

David CanaryDavid Canary
American
Actor

René GirardRené Girard
French
Philosopher
Günter GrassGünter Grass
German
Novelist

Jerry WeintraubJerry Weintraub
American
Producer
Ernie BanksErnie Banks
American
Baseball Player

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

Faten HamamaFaten Hamama
Egyptian
Actress

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

Ahmed ChalabiAhmed Chalabi
Iraqi
Former Deputy Prime Minister of Iraq
Charles Hard TownesCharles H. Townes
American
Physicist

Eduardo GaleanoEduardo Galeano
Uruguayan
Writer

Theodore HesburghTheodore Hesburgh
American
15th President of the University of Notre Dame

Douglass NorthDouglass North
American
Economist
A. Alfred TaubmanA. Alfred Taubman
American
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist

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

Alfred G. GilmanAlfred G. Gilman
American
Pharmacologist, Biochemist

Bart CummingsBart Cummings
Australian
Horse Trainer
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

George ColeGeorge Cole
British
Actor
Maureen O’HaraMaureen O’Hara
Irish, American
Actress

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

Diana DouglasDiana Douglas
Bermudian, American
Actress

Stuart ScottStuart Scott
American
Sportscaster

M. S. ViswanathanM. S. Viswanathan
Indian
Actor, Composer
Julia JonesJulia Jones
British
Actress
Terry PratchettTerry Pratchett
British
Writer, Novelist, Journalist, Screenwriter,

Moses MaloneMoses Malone
American
Basketball player

Cynthia LennonCynthia Lennon
British
Film maker

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

Jack HaleyJack Haley
American
Basketball Players

Lesley GoreLesley Gore
American
Singer, Musician, Actor

Francesca HiltonFrancesca Hilton
American
Actress

Alicia NashAlicia Nash
Salvadoran, American
Physicist
Oliver SacksOliver Sacks
British
Scientist, Neurologist, Educator, Psychiatrist

Ken StablerKen Stabler
American
Football player
Anita EkbergAnita Ekberg
Swedish
Actor, Model, Film actor, Beauty pageant

Vincent MargeraVincent Margera
American
Television actor, Actor, Film actor
Sadhana ShivdasaniSadhana Shivdasani
Indian
Actor
Monty OumMonty Oum
American
Animator