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.

Kobe BryantKobe Bryant
American
Basketball Player
Kirk DouglasKirk Douglas
American
Actor

Kenny RogersKenny Rogers
American
Singer-Songwriter

Max von SydowMax von Sydow
French, Swedish
Actor

Rocky JohnsonRocky Johnson
Canadian
Professional Wrestler

Tarvaris JacksonTarvaris Jackson
American
American Football Player
Little RichardLittle Richard
American
 

Neal PeartNeil Peart
Canadian
Musician, Songwriter

Lexii AlijaiLexii Alijai
American
Rapper
Edd ByrnesEdd Byrnes
American
Actor

Derek FowldsDerek Fowlds
British
Actor
Derek AcorahDerek Acorah
British
Actor

Phyllis GeorgePhyllis George
American
Television Personality

Josie HarrisJosie Harris
American
Ex-girlfriend of Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Corey La BarrieCorey La Barrie
Australian
YouTuber

Irrfan KhanIrrfan Khan
Indian
Actor
Rishi KapoorRishi Kapoor
Indian
Actor

John PrineJohn Prine
American
Singer-songwriter

Joe DiffieJoe Diffie
American
Singer-songwriter

Li WenliangLi Wenliang
Chinese
Ophthalmologist
Mark BlumMark Blum
American
Actor

Adam SchlesingerAdam Schlesinger
American
Musician
Orson BeanOrson Bean
American
Actor

Tim Brooke-TaylorTim Brooke-Taylor
British
Comedian

Terrence McNallyTerrence McNally
American
Playwright
Jay BenedictJay Benedict
American
 

Alexander Thynn, 7th Marquess of BathAlexander Thynn, 7th Marquess of Bath
British
Artist
Ken ShimuraKen Shimura
Japanese
Comedian

Terry JonesTerry Jones
British, Welsh
Actor

Alan MerrillAlan Merrill
American
Musician
Jackie BrownJackie Brown
Scottish
Boxer

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Mary Higgins ClarkMary Higgins Clark
American
Novelist
Manu DibangoManu Dibango
Cameroonian
Musician

Ellis Marsalis Jr.Ellis Marsalis Jr.
American
Pianist

Lorenzo SanzLorenzo Sanz
Spanish
Businessman

James T. GoodrichJames T. Goodrich
American
Neurosurgeon
Allen GarfieldAllen Garfield
American
Actor
Abba KyariAbba Kyari
Nigerian
Businessperson

Floyd CardozFloyd Cardoz
Indian, American
Chef

Luis SepúlvedaLuis Sepúlveda
Chilean
Writer

Roger ScrutonRoger Scruton
British
Philosopher
Lucia BosèLucia Bosè
Italian
Model, Beauty pageant contestant, Film actor

Michael SorkinMichael Sorkin
American
Critic

Fatemeh RahbarFatemeh Rahbar
Iranian
Politician

Wallace RoneyWallace Roney
American
Jazz trumpeter

Pape DioufPape Diouf
Senegalese, Chadian
Journalist
Vittorio GregottiVittorio Gregotti
Italian
Architect

Lee KonitzLee Konitz
American
American composer
Bennie G. AdkinsBennie G. Adkins
American
Soldier

Princess María Teresa of Bourbon-ParmaPrincess María Teresa of Bourbon-Parma
Spanish, French
Political Scientist

Julie BennettJulie Bennett
American
Actress
Mahmoud JibrilMahmoud Jibril
Libyan
Former Prime Minister of Libya

Lorena BorjasLorena Borjas
Mexican, American
Activist
Peter SerkinPeter Serkin
American
Classical pianist

Robert H. GarffRobert H. Garff
American
Businessman

Hossein SheikholeslamHossein Sheikholeslam
Iranian
Politician

Marcelo PeraltaMarcelo Peralta
Argentinian
Composer

Patrick DevedjianPatrick Devedjian
French
Politician
Maria MercaderMaria Mercader
American
Journalist

Orlando McDanielOrlando McDaniel
American
Football Player

Joachim Yhombi-OpangoJoachim Yhombi-Opango
Congolese
Politician

Mohammad MirmohammadiMohammad Mirmohammadi
Iranian
Politician
Maurice BergerMaurice Berger
American
Historian

Steven DickSteven Dick
British
Diplomat
Zororo MakambaZororo Makamba
Zimbabwean
Journalist

Lee FierroLee Fierro
American
Actress

Andrew JackAndrew Jack
British
Voice coach
Aurlus MabéléAurlus Mabélé
Congolese
Singer

Mike LongoMike Longo
American
Jazz pianist
Sergio RossiSergio Rossi
Italian
Shoe Designer

Liang WudongLiang Wudong
Chinese
Physician

Hadi KhosroshahiHadi Khosroshahi
Iranian
Diplomat
Carlos Falcó, 5th Marquess of GriñónCarlos Falcó, 5th Marquess of Griñón
Spanish
Peer

Lucien SèveLucien Sève
French
Philosopher
Mohammad-Reza RahchamaniMohammad-Reza Rahchamani
Iranian
Physician

Usama RiazUsama Riaz
Pakistani
Physician

Nashom WoodenNashom Wooden
American
Musical Artist

Paul GomaPaul Goma
Moldovan, Romanian
Writer
Naomi MunakataNaomi Munakata
Brazilian, Japanese
Conductor
Italo De ZanItalo De Zan
Italian
Sport cyclist

Giovanni Battista RabinoGiovanni Battista Rabino
Italian
Politician

Fariborz RaisdanaFariborz Raisdana
Iranian
Economist

William B. HelmreichWilliam B. Helmreich
Swiss, American
Professor
Nasser ShabaniNasser Shabani
Iranian
General

Hashem Bathaie GolpayeganiHashem Bathaie Golpayegani
Iranian
Politician

Francis RappFrancis Rapp
French
Medievalist

Hamish WilsonHamish Wilson
Scottish
Actor

Aileen BavieraAileen Baviera
Filipino
Political Scientist
Duan ZhengchengDuan Zhengcheng
Chinese
Engineer

Menggie CobarrubiasMenggie Cobarrubias
Filipino
Actor
Aytaç YalmanAytaç Yalman
Turkish
General

Lisel MuellerLisel Mueller
German, American
Poet
Nicolas AlfonsiNicolas Alfonsi
French
Politician
Hamid KahramHamid Kahram
Iranian
Politician