Famous people died in January 2008

Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger

Heath Ledger was an acclaimed actor, best known for his role in the movie ‘Dark Knight’

AustralianApril 4, 1979231 views

George Habash

George Habash was the founder of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine

IsraeliAugust 2, 1926110 views

Edmund Hillary

Edmund Hillary was a New Zealand mountaineer who along with Tenzing Norgay became the first climbers to reach the summit of Mount Everest.

New ZealanderJuly 20, 1919160 views

Bobby Fischer

Bobby Fischer is considered one of the greatest chess players of all times

AmericanMarch 9, 1943386 views

Brad Renfro

Brad Renfro was an American actor known for his role in the film ‘The Client.’

AmericanJuly 25, 1982232 views

Christian Brando

Christian Brando was the eldest son of actor-director, Marlon Brando, and his first wife, Anna Kashfi

AmericanMay 11, 1958155 views