Famous people died in 2002

Lisa Lopes

Lisa Lopes

Lisa Lopes was an American hip-hop singer, rapper, songwriter, and producer

SpanishMay 27, 1971445 views

George Roy Hill

George Roy Hill was a renowned American film director

Aleksandr Prokhorov

Aleksandr Prokhorov was a Soviet physicist who earned the Nobel Prize for his pioneering work on laser-maser principle

RussianJuly 11, 1916151 views

Cesar Milstein

Cesar Milstein was an Argentinian biochemist who received the Nobel Prize for his discovery of monoclonal antibody

Archer Martin

Archer John Porter Martin was a British chemist who received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1952

BritishMarch 1, 1910127 views

Max Perutz

Max Ferdinand Perutz was an Austrian-born British molecular biologist who was awarded the ‘Nobel Prize for Chemistry’ in 1962

BritishMay 19, 1914130 views

Rod Steiger

Rod Steiger was an Academy Award winning American actor who was known for brilliant portrayal of offbeat and insane characters

AmericanApril 14, 192586 views

Camilo José Cela

Camilo José Cela was a renowned Spanish writer from the post war Spanish literature period

SpanishMay 11, 1916101 views

Roberto Matta

Roberto Matta was one of the best-known painters from Chile

ChileanNovember 11, 1911174 views

Rosemary Clooney

Rosemary Clooney was a famous American cabaret singer who lent her voice to hit numbers like ‘Come On-a My House’ and ‘Mambo Italiano’

AmericanMay 23, 192898 views