Famous people died in 2016

George Michael

George Michael

George Michael was an English singer, songwriter, and record producer

BritishJune 25, 1963143 views

Walter Kohn

Nobel Laureate Walter Kohn was an Austrian-born American theoretical chemist and physicist

AustrianMarch 9, 1923869 views

Sir Harold W. Kroto

Sir Harold Walter Kroto was a Nobel Prize winning English chemist

BritishOctober 7, 1939128 views

Arthur Hiller

Arthur Hiller was a Canadian-born film director who belted out several hit films in the 1960s and 70s including the classic romantic film, ‘Love Story’

Reinhard Selten

Reinhard Selten is a German economist who won a share of the 1994 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences

PolishOctober 5, 1930105 views

Guy Hamilton

Guy Hamilton was an English film director who is best known for his James Bond films


Prince Rogers Nelson was an American singer widely regarded as the pioneer of Minneapolis sound

AmericanJune 7, 1958112 views

Ray Tomlinson

Raymond Tomlinson was an American computer programmer who was for long credited as the inventor of the email

AmericanApril 23, 1941213 views

Sushil Koirala

Sushil Koirala was a Nepalese politician and a former Prime Minister of Nepal

NepaliAugust 12, 193998 views

James Cronin

James Cronin was an American nuclear physicist who won the 1980 Nobel Prize in Physics