Famous People Who Died In 2022

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 2022. This list includes people like Bob Saget, Sidney Poitier, Ronnie Spector, Lata Mangeshkar, Birju Maharaj and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include journalists, rock singers, anthropologists and cricketers who died in 2022. This list includes people from United States, India 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 
Bob Saget
(Stand-up Comedian)

Bob Saget
33
Birthdate: May 17, 1956
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 9
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 2 

Sidney Poitier
10
Birthdate: February 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
Died: January 6
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 
Ray Liotta
(Actor)

Ray Liotta
11
Birthdate: December 18, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: May 26
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 4 
Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
(2nd President of UAE (2004–2022))

Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
37
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 25, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Al Ain, Trucial States
Died: May 13
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

Lata Mangeshkar
20
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 28, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Indore
Died: February 6
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 6 
Gilbert Gottfried
(Stand-up comedian, Actor)

Gilbert Gottfried
2
Listed In:
Birthdate: February 28, 1955
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: April 12

 7 

William Hurt
7
Birthdate: March 20, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: March 13
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 
Shane Warne
(Australian cricketer. Widely considered one of the greatest leg spin bowlers in cricket history.)

Shane Warne
5
Birthdate: September 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Victoria, Australia
Died: March 4
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 9 
Meat Loaf
(Singer)

Meat Loaf
24
Birthdate: September 27, 1947
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Died: January 20
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 10 
Scott Hall
(Professional wrestler)

Scott Hall
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 20, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: St. Mary's County, Maryland, United States
Died: March 14
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 11 
Madeleine Albright
(Ist Female U.S. Secretary of State)

Madeleine Albright
18
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 28, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Smíchov, Prague, Czechia
Died: March 23
Height: 4'10" (147 cm)

 12 
Ivan Reitman
(Director Known for His Comedy Film ‘Ghostbusters’ & Owner of the ‘Montecito Picture Company')

Ivan Reitman
4
Birthdate: October 27, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Komárno, Czechoslovakia
Died: February 12
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 13 

Dennis Waterman
13
Birthdate: February 24, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Clapham, London, England
Died: May 8
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 

Sally Kellerman
1
Birthdate: June 2, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, United States
Died: February 24
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 15 
Fred Ward
(Known for Role in the 'Right Stuff')

Fred Ward
1
Birthdate: December 30, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
Died: May 8
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 16 
Bappi Lahiri
(Film director, Composer)

Bappi Lahiri
2
Listed In:
Birthdate: November 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kolkata
Died: February 16

 17 

Dwayne Hickman
5
Birthdate: May 18, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: January 9
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

Krishnakumar Kunnath
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 23, 1968
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Delhi, India
Died: May 31
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 19 
Thierry Mugler
(Fashion designer)

Thierry Mugler
0
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: December 21, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Strasbourg, France
Died: January 23

 20 
Birju Maharaj
(Kathak Dancer)

Birju Maharaj
4
Listed In: Dancers
Birthdate: February 4, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Varanasi
Died: January 16
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 21 
Andrew Symonds
(Batting allrounder Cricketer)

Andrew Symonds
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 9, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Birmingham, England
Died: May 14
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

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Pandit Shivkumar Sharma
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 13, 1938
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jammu, India
Died: May 10
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

Paul Farmer
0
Birthdate: October 26, 1959
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: North Adams, Massachusetts
Died: February 21

 24 
P. J. O'Rourke
(Political Satirist & Author)

P. J. O'Rourke
1
Birthdate: November 14, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, U.S
Died: February 15

 25 
Richard Leakey
(Paleoanthropologist)

Richard Leakey
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 19, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Nairobi, Kenya
Died: January 2

 26 
Tim Considine
(Actor Known for His Acting Roles in the Late 1950s and Early 1960s)

Tim Considine
1
Birthdate: December 31, 1940
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: March 3
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 27 
Ronnie Hawkins
(Rockabilly musician notable for his role as a talent scout and mentor of musicians he recruited for his band the Hawks)

Ronnie Hawkins
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 10, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Huntsville, Arkansas, United States
Died: May 22

 28 
Monica Vitti
(Actress best known for her starring roles in films directed by Michelangelo Antonioni during the early-to-mid 1960s.)

Monica Vitti
2
Birthdate: November 3, 1931
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: February 2
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

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Bjarni Tryggvason
4
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: September 21, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Reykjavík, Iceland
Died: April 5

 30 
Ernest Shonekan
(9th Head of State of Nigeria)

Ernest Shonekan
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 9, 1934
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria
Died: January 11

 31 
Luc Montagnier
(Virologist & Discoverer of HIV)

Luc Montagnier
7
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 18, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Chabris, France
Died: February 8

 32 

Ronnie Spector
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 10, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: East Harlem, New York, United States
Died: January 12
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 33 
Adalia Rose
(YouTuber)

Adalia Rose
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Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: December 10, 2006
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Round Rock, Texas, United States
Died: January 12

 34 
Robert Durst
(Criminal)

Robert Durst
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: April 12, 1943
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York,City New York
Died: January 10

 35 
Cooper Noriega
(TikTok Star)

Cooper Noriega
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Birthdate: June 28, 2002
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: United States of America
Died: June 9
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 36 
Mark Lanegan
(Musician)

Mark Lanegan
2
Birthdate: November 25, 1964
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ellensburg, Washington, USA
Died: February 22
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 37 
Chelsie Kryst
(Beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss USA 2019.)

Chelsie Kryst
0
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: April 28, 1991
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Jackson, Michigan, United States
Died: January 30

 38 
André Leon Talley
(Fashion journalist, stylist and the former creative director and American editor-at-large of Vogue magazine)

André Leon Talley
4
Birthdate: October 16, 1949
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: January 18
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 39 
Rod Marsh
(Australian Cricketer who played as a wicketkeeper.)

Rod Marsh
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 4, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Armadale, Australia
Died: March 4

 40 
Gary Burgess
(Former Journalist, broadcaster known for ITV Channel Television, Channel 103)

Gary Burgess
0
Birthdate: November 13, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bury, England
Died: January 1

 41 
Kenneth Tsang
(Actor who won the Best Supporting Actor Award at the 34th Hong Kong Film Awards in 2015)

Kenneth Tsang
0
Birthdate: September 2, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Shanghai, China
Died: April 27
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 42 
Adreian Payne
(Basketball Player)

Adreian Payne
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 19, 1991
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States
Died: May 9
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)

 43 
Bob Falkenburg
(Tennis player, Entrepreneur)

Bob Falkenburg
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 29, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: January 6
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 44 
Ludmila Ferber
(Singer, Songwriter)

Ludmila Ferber
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 8, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: January 26

 45 

Françoise Forton
0
Birthdate: July 8, 1957
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: January 16

 46 
Joseph Belmont
(Vice-President of Seychelles (2004–2010))

Joseph Belmont
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 1, 1947
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mahé, Seychelles
Died: January 28

 47 

Diego Verdaguer
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 26, 1951
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: January 27

 48 
Junior Siavii
(American football defensive tackle)

Junior Siavii
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 14, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pago Pago, American Samoa
Died: January 13
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 49 
Alberto Baillères
(Chairman of Grupo BAL, and of ITAM)

Alberto Baillères
9
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: August 22, 1931
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: February 2