Famous people died in 2009

    Walter Cronkite

    Walter Cronkite

    Walter Cronkite was one of America’s most trusted broadcast journalists, best known for anchoring the ‘CBS Evening News.’ Explore more about his childhood, family, personal life, etc.

    Robert McNamara

    Robert McNamara was an American business executive and politician

    AmericanJune 9, 1916112 views

    Jack Cardiff

    Jack Cardiff was a British cinematographer and director who took British cinema to new heights with his mastery of the Technicolor technology

    Aage Bohr

    Aage Niels Bohr was a Nobel Prize winning nuclear physicist

    DanishJune 19, 1922236 views

    Jennifer Jones

    Jennifer Jones was an American actress, who dominated the silver screen during the Hollywood golden years

    AmericanMarch 2, 1919131 views

    James Whitmore

    James Whitmore was an American actor who acted in films, television and theatre

    AmericanOctober 1, 1921107 views

    Edwin G. Krebs

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    AmericanJune 6, 1918116 views

    Jean Dausset

    Jean-Baptiste-Gabriel-Joachim Dausset was a French immunologist who won the 1980 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine

    FrenchOctober 19, 191692 views

    Richard Todd

    Richard Andrew Palethorpe Todd was an Irish-born British military officer and film actor

    IrishJune 11, 1919260 views