Famous People Who Died In 2020

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2020. This list includes people like Kobe Bryant, Kirk Douglas, Neil Peart, Rocky Johnson, Lexii Alijai and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include lyricists & songwriters, composers, jazz musicians and pianists who died in 2020. This list includes people from United States 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 Sean Connery

Sean Connery
34
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 25, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: October 31
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 2 Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant
63
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: August 23, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 26
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 3 Diego Maradona

Diego Maradona
62
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Player
Birthdate: October 30, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: LanĂºs, Argentina
Died: November 25
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 4 Chadwick Boseman

Chadwick Boseman
31
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 29, 1976
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Anderson, South Carolina, United States
Died: August 28
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 5 Kelly Preston

Kelly Preston
20
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 13, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Died: July 12
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 6 Pop Smoke

Pop Smoke
6
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: American rapper closely associated with Brooklyn drill
Birthdate: July 20, 1999
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Canarsie, New York, United States
Died: February 19

 7 Kirk Douglas

Kirk Douglas
14
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 9, 1916
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Amsterdam, New York, United States
Died: February 5
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 8 Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers
6
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: August 21, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Died: March 20

 9 Naya Rivera

Naya Rivera
26
Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: January 12, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Valencia, Santa Clarita, California, United States
Died: July 8
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 10 Mark Blum

Mark Blum
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 14, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: March 25
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 11 Eddie Van Halen

Eddie Van Halen
16
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: January 26, 1955
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nijmegen
Died: October 6
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 12 Sushant Singh Rajput

Sushant Singh Rajput
19
Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 21, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Patna, Bihar, India
Died: June 14
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 13 Wilford Brimley

Wilford Brimley
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 27, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Died: August 1
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 14 Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ruth Bader Ginsburg
11
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Associate Justice of US Supreme Court
Birthdate: March 15, 1933
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: September 18

 15 Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan
19
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 7, 1967
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Died: April 29
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 16 Jerry Stiller

Jerry Stiller
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 8, 1927
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: May 11
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 17 Mary Kay Letourneau

Mary Kay Letourneau
7
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: January 30, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tustin, California, United States
Died: July 6

 18 Brian Dennehy

Brian Dennehy
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 9, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Died: April 15
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 19 Olivia de Havilland

Olivia de Havilland
21
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 1, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Died: July 26

 20 Rocky Johnson

Rocky Johnson
7
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: August 24, 1944
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Amherst, Canada
Died: January 15
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 21 Caroline Flack

Caroline Flack
15
Famous As: Television Presenter
Birthdate: November 9, 1979
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Enfield, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Died: February 15
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 22 Little Richard

Little Richard
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 5, 1932
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Macon, Georgia, U.S.A
Died: May 9
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 23 Max von Sydow

Max von Sydow
6
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 10, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lund, Sweden
Died: March 8
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 24 John Prine

John Prine
4
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: October 10, 1946
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Maywood, Illinois, United States
Died: April 7

 25 Rishi Kapoor

Rishi Kapoor
8
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 4, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mumbai, India
Died: April 30
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 26 Nick Cordero

Nick Cordero
4
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 17, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Died: July 5

 27 Peter Sutcliffe

Peter Sutcliffe
26
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: June 2, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bingley, England
Died: November 13

 28 Alex Trebek

Alex Trebek
16
Famous As: Television personality
Birthdate: July 22, 1940
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Greater Sudbury, Canada
Died: November 8
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 29 Carl Reiner

Carl Reiner
1
Famous As: Actor, Film director
Birthdate: March 20, 1922
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: June 29
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 30 David Graeber

David Graeber
4
Famous As: Anthropologist, Professor
Birthdate: February 12, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York, United States
Died: September 2

 31 Dawn Wells

Dawn Wells
5
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 18, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, United States
Died: December 30
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 32 Neil Peart

Neil Peart
3
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Songwriter
Birthdate: September 12, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hamilton, Canada
Died: January 7
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 33 Katherine Johnson

Katherine Johnson
17
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: August 26, 1918
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia, United States
Died: February 24

 34 S. P. Balasubrahmanyam

S. P. Balasubrahmanyam
6
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 4, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
Died: September 25

 35 Ennio Morricone

Ennio Morricone
2
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Conductor, orchestrator
Birthdate: November 10, 1928
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: July 6

 36 Pranab Mukherjee

Pranab Mukherjee
5
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 13th President of India (2012-2017)
Birthdate: December 11, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mirity, West Bengal, India
Died: August 31

 37 Herman Cain

Herman Cain
16
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: December 13, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Died: July 30

 38 John Saxon

John Saxon
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 5, 1935
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: July 25
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 39 Honor Blackman

Honor Blackman
6
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 22, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plaistow, Essex, London, England
Died: April 5
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 40 Jill Gascoine

Jill Gascoine
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 11, 1937
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lambeth, London, England
Died: April 28
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 41 Grim Sleeper

Grim Sleeper
8
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Criminal
Birthdate: August 30, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: March 28

 42 Chuck Yeager

Chuck Yeager
7
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Test Pilot
Birthdate: February 13, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Myra, West Virginia, United States
Died: December 7

 43 Terry Jones

Terry Jones
6
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 1, 1942
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Colwyn Bay, Denbighshire, Wales
Died: January 21
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 44 Alex Pullin

Alex Pullin
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Snowboarder
Birthdate: September 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mansfield, Victoria, Australia
Died: July 8
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 45 John Lewis

John Lewis
5
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former United States Representative
Birthdate: February 21, 1940
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Alabama, United States
Died: July 17

 46 Adam Schlesinger

Adam Schlesinger
3
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: October 31, 1967
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: April 1

 47 Steve Bing

Steve Bing
4
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: March 31, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: June 22
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 48 Don Shula

Don Shula
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football coach
Birthdate: January 4, 1930
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Grand River, Ohio, United States
Died: May 4
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 49 Bill Gates Sr.

Bill Gates Sr.
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Lawyer, Philanthropist
Birthdate: November 30, 1925
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bremerton, Washington, United States
Died: September 14
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 50 Qasem Soleimani

Qasem Soleimani
30
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Commander of Quds Force
Birthdate: March 11, 1957
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Qanat-e Malek, Kerman, Iran
Died: January 3