Famous People Who Died In 2016

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2016. This list includes people like David Bowie, Muhammad Ali, George Michael, Carrie Fisher, Alan Rickman and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, composers, novelists and presidents who died in 2016. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Italy and many more countries.

Muhammad AliMuhammad Ali
American
 
David BowieDavid Bowie
British
Singer

PrincePrince
American
Singer

Alan RickmanAlan Rickman
British
Actor

Carrie FisherCarrie Fisher
American
 

George MichaelGeorge Michael
British
Singer
Tom HaydenTom Hayden
American
Political Activist

Fidel CastroFidel Castro
Cuban
Former Prime Minister of Cuba

Gene WilderGene Wilder
American
 
Debbie ReynoldsDebbie Reynolds
American
Actress

Glenn FreyGlenn Frey
American
Songwriter
Kimbo SliceKimbo Slice
American
Mixed martial Artist

ChynaChyna
American
Professional Wrestler

Leonard CohenLeonard Cohen
Canadian
Singer-songwriter

John GlennJohn Glenn
American
Tthe First American to Orbit the Earth

Christina GrimmieChristina Grimmie
American
Singer
Michelle McNamaraMichelle McNamara
American
Freelance Writer, Blogger

Johan CruyffJohan Cruyff
Dutch
Former Dutch Footballer & Manager

Caroline AherneCaroline Aherne
British
Comedian

Tammy GrimesTammy Grimes
American
Actress
Nancy ReaganNancy Reagan
American
Former First Lady of the United States

Frank Sinatra Jr.Frank Sinatra Jr.
American
Singer
Afeni ShakurAfeni Shakur
American
Activist

Arnold PalmerArnold Palmer
American
Golf Player

Merle HaggardMerle Haggard
American
 
Zaha HadidZaha Hadid
British
Architect

Garry ShandlingGarry Shandling
American
Stand-up Comedian
Antonin ScaliaAntonin Scalia
American
 

Harper LeeHarper Lee
American
Novelist

Robert VaughnRobert Vaughn
American
Actor
Doris RobertsDoris Roberts
American
Actress

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George KennedyGeorge Kennedy
American
Actor
Nancy DowNancy Dow
American
Actress

Vanity (Singer)Vanity (Singer)
Canadian
Singer-songwriter

Elie WieselElie Wiesel
Romanian, American
Writer

Abe VigodaAbe Vigoda
American
Actor
Alfredo BowmanAlfredo Bowman
Honduran
Herbalist
Garry MarshallGarry Marshall
American
Film Director

Janet RenoJanet Reno
American
78th Attorney General of the United States

Bhumibol AdulyadejBhumibol Adulyadej
Thai, American
Former King of Thailand

Jerry HellerJerry Heller
American
Businessman
Rob FordRob Ford
Canadian
Former Mayor of Toronto

George MartinGeorge Martin
British
Record Producer, Musician, Composer

Bud SpencerBud Spencer
Italian
Actor

Umberto EcoUmberto Eco
Italian
Italian Semiotician, Philosopher

Lou PearlmanLou Pearlman
American
Record producer
Pat SummittPat Summitt
American
Coach

James StacyJames Stacy
American
Actor
Michael MasseeMichael Massee
American
Actor

Shimon PeresShimon Peres
Israeli
Former President of Israel

Larry FortenskyLarry Fortensky
American
Elizabeth Taylor’s Husband
Terry WoganTerry Wogan
Irish, British
Television presenter

Maurice WhiteMaurice White
American
Singer
Thomas Mikal FordThomas Mikal Ford
American
Actor

Angela RaiolaAngela Raiola
American
Reality TV Star

Juan GabrielJuan Gabriel
Mexican
Singer

Dan HaggertyDan Haggerty
American
Actor

Ann Morgan GuilbertAnn Morgan Guilbert
American
Actress
José FernándezJosé Fernández
Cuban, American
Baseball Pitcher

Qandeel BalochQandeel Baloch
Pakistani
Model

Boutros Boutros-GhaliBoutros Boutros-Ghali
Egyptian
Former UN Secretary General

John MeehanJohn Meehan
American
Con Artist
Jon PolitoJon Polito
American
Actor

Alan YoungAlan Young
Canadian, British, American
Actor
Earl Hamner Jr.Earl Hamner Jr.
American
Television Writer

Abdul Sattar EdhiAbdul Sattar Edhi
Pakistani
Philanthropist

Pat ConroyPat Conroy
American
Writer
Bobby VeeBobby Vee
American
Singer

Ricky HarrisRicky Harris
American
Actor
Alvin TofflerAlvin Toffler
American
Writer & Futurist

Alan VegaAlan Vega
American
Vocalist

Geneviève CastréeGeneviève Castrée
Canadian, American
Canadian Cartoonist
Rashaan SalaamRashaan Salaam
American
American Football Player

Guy HamiltonGuy Hamilton
British
Film Director
Ray TomlinsonRay Tomlinson
American
Inventor of the First Email System

Mrinalini Sarabhai Mrinalini Sarabhai
Indian
Classical Dancer and Choreographer

Arthur HillerArthur Hiller
Canadian
Film Director

Denton CooleyDenton Cooley
American
Heart Surgeon
Francisco Flores PérezFrancisco Flores Pérez
Salvadoran
Salvadoran Politician
Sushil KoiralaSushil Koirala
Nepalese
Former Prime Minister of Nepal

Walter KohnWalter Kohn
Austrian
Physicist and Chemist

Yang JiangYang Jiang
Chinese
Playwright

Reinhard SeltenReinhard Selten
Polish
Economist
Sir Harold W. KrotoSir Harold W. Kroto
British
Chemist

James CroninJames Cronin
American
Physicist

Johannah PoulstonJohannah Poulston
British
Louis Tomlinson's Mother

Joey FeekJoey Feek
American
Singer-songwriter

Patty DukePatty Duke
American
Actress
Boxing career of Muhammad AliBoxing career of Muhammad Ali
American
Boxers

Alan ThickeAlan Thicke
Canadian
Actor, Songwriter, Composer, Television presenter,
Alexis ArquetteAlexis Arquette
American
American actress

Victoria WoodVictoria Wood
British
Comedian
Charmian CarrCharmian Carr
American
Actress
Phyllis SchlaflyPhyllis Schlafly
American
Radio personality, Lawyer, Political activist,