Famous Deaths on January 2, Who Died on January 2

Here is a list who died on January 2. Famous deaths for the 2nd of January. See which celebrities, musicians, actors, historical figures, scientists and other famous people were died on January 2. Also you can find some answers for the following questions;
Famous people who died in January 2nd?
Who died on the 2nd January?
Who died on January 2?

Date Name
1096 William de St-Calais, Bishop of Durham and chief counsellor of William II of England
1169 Bertrand de Blanchefort, sixth Grand Master of the Knights Templar (b. c. 1109)
1184 Theodora Komnene, Duchess of Austria, daughter of Andronikos Komnenos
1298 Lodomer, Hungarian prelate, Archbishop of Esztergom
1470 Heinrich Reuß von Plauen, Grand Master of the Teutonic Order
1512 Svante Nilsson, Sweden politician (b. 1460)
1514 William Smyth, English bishop and academic (b. 1460)
1543 Francesco Canova da Milano, Italian composer (b. 1497)
1557 Pontormo, Italian painter and educator (b. 1494)
1613 Salima Sultan Begum, Empress of the Mughal Empire (b. 1539)
1614 Luisa Carvajal y Mendoza, Spanish mystical poet and Catholic martyr (b. 1566)
1726 Domenico Zipoli, Italian organist and composer (b. 1688)
1763 John Carteret, 2nd Earl Granville, English statesman (b. 1690)
1850 Manuel de la Peña y Peña, Mexican lawyer and 20th President (1847) (b. 1789)
1861 Frederick William IV of Prussia (b. 1795)
1892 George Biddell Airy, English mathematician and astronomer (b. 1801)
1904 James Longstreet, American general and diplomat (b. 1821)
1913 Léon Teisserenc de Bort, French meteorologist (b. 1855)
1915 Karl Goldmark, Hungarian violinist and composer (b. 1830)
1917 Léon Flameng, French cyclist (b. 1877)
1920 Paul Adam, French author (b. 1862)
1924 Sabine Baring-Gould, English author and scholar (b. 1834)
1939 Roman Dmowski, Polish politician, Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs (b. 1864)
1941 Mischa Levitzki, Russian-American pianist and composer (b. 1898)
1946 Joe Darling, Australian cricketer and politician (b. 1870)
1950 James Dooley, Irish-Australian politician, 21st Premier of New South Wales (b. 1877)
1951 William Campion, English colonel and politician, 21st Governor of Western Australia (b. 1870)
1953 Guccio Gucci, Italian businessman and fashion designer, founder of Gucci (b. 1881)
1960 Paul Sauvé, Canadian lawyer and politician, 17th Premier of Quebec (b. 1907)
1963 Dick Powell, American actor, singer, and director (b. 1904)
1974 Tex Ritter, American actor (b. 1905)
1975 Siraj Sikder, Bangladesh revolutionary leader (b. 1944)
1977 Erroll Garner, American pianist and composer (b. 1921)
1986 Una Merkel, American actress (b. 1903)
1987 Harekrushna Mahatab, Indian journalist and politician, 1st Chief Minister of Odisha (b. 1899)
1989 Safdar Hashmi, Indian actor, director, and playwright (b. 1954)
1990 Alan Hale Jr., American film and television actor (b. 1921)
1994 Dixy Lee Ray, American biologist and politician; 17th Governor of Washington (b. 1914)
1995 Nancy Kelly, American actress (b. 1921)
1999 Rolf Liebermann, Swiss-French composer and manager (b. 1910)
2000 Elmo Zumwalt, American admiral (b. 1920)
2001 William P. Rogers, American lieutenant, lawyer, and politician, 55th United States Secretary of State (b. 1913)
2005 Maclyn McCarty, American geneticist and physician (b. 1911)
2006 Cecilia Muñoz-Palma, Filipino lawyer and jurist (b. 1913)
2007 A. Richard Newton, Australian-American engineer and academic (b. 1951)
2008 George MacDonald Fraser, Scottish journalist and author (b. 1925)
2009 Inger Christensen, Danish poet and author (b. 1935)
2010 David R. Ross, Scottish historian and author (b. 1958)
2011 Anne Francis, American actress (b. 1930)
2012 Gordon Hirabayashi, American-Canadian sociologist and academic (b. 1918)
2013 Gerda Lerner, Austrian-American historian, author, and academic (b. 1920)
2014 Bernard Glasser, American director and producer (b. 1924)
2015 Tihomir Novakov, Serbian-American physicist and academic (b. 1929)
2016 Ardhendu Bhushan Bardhan, Indian lawyer and politician (b. 1924)
2017 Jean Vuarnet, French ski racer (b. 1933)
2018 Guida Maria, Portuguese actress (b. 1950)
2019 Daryl Dragon, American musician (b. 1942)
2022 Richard Leakey, Kenyan paleontologist and politician (b. 1944)
951 Liu Chengyou, Emperor Yin of the Later Han