List of deaths due to COVID-19

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This is a list of notable people who have died from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), as a result of infection by the virus SARS-CoV-2 during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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List of deaths in 2020

DateNameAgeOccupationPlace of deathRef.
25 January Liang Wudong 60Doctor of otorhinolaryngology (first death due to hospital-acquired infection)China (Wuhan) [1]
26 January Wang Xianliang 62Director of the Ethnic and Religious Affairs Commission of Wuhan (2012–2017)China (Wuhan) [2]
27 January Yang Xiaobo 57Mayor of Huangshi (2009–2014) and delegate to the National People's Congress (2013–2018)China (Wuhan) [3]
6 February Qiu Jun 72BodybuilderChina (Wuhan) [4]
7 February Hong Ling 53Professor of genetics at Huazhong University of Science and Technology China (Wuhan) [5]
7 February Li Wenliang 33Doctor of ophthalmology at Central Hospital of Wuhan (whistleblower of the COVID-19 outbreak in Wuhan)China (Wuhan) [6]
10 February Lin Zhengbin 62Doctor of organ transplantation China (Wuhan) [7]
13 February Liu Shouxiang 61Professor of watercolor painting at Hubei Institute of Fine Arts China (Wuhan) [8]
14 February Liu Fan 59Deputy chief nurse of Wuchang HospitalChina (Wuhan) [9]
15 February Duan Zhengcheng 85Professor of industrial engineering at Huazhong University of Science and Technology and Academian of the Chinese Academy of Engineering China (Wuhan) [10]
19 February Ke Huibing 41Professor of management science at Huazhong University of Science and TechnologyChina (Wuhan) [11]
27 February81Iranian ambassador to the Vatican (1981–1986)Iran (Tehran) [12]
29 February56Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2020)Iran (Rasht) [13]
2 March71Member of the Expediency Discernment Council and Vice President of Iran (1994–1998)Iran (Tehran) [14]
5 March67Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2004–2008) and Iranian Ambassador to Syria (1998–2003)Iran (Tehran) [15]
7 March91 Ayatollah Iran (Langarud) [13]
7 March55Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2004–2016 & since 2020)Iran (Tehran) [16]
9 March94CyclistItaly (Treviso) [17]
9 March Lee Cha-su 62Chairman of Buk District Council South Korea (Daegu) [18]
9 March67Head of State Welfare Organization (2001–2005) and Member of Islamic Consultative Assembly (1984–2000)Iran (Tehran) [19]
10 March89Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (1980–1988)Iran (Tehran) [20]
10 March59SaxophonistSpain (Madrid) [21]
11 March67PhysicianItaly (Como) [22]
12 March88Member of the Senate of the Republic (1992–1994) and member of the Chamber of Deputies (1983–1992)Italy (Asti) [23]
13 March62General and senior commander of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Iran [24]
14 March89President of the Banca Popolare di Milano (1971–1993)Italy (Milan) [25]
15 March92ArchitectItaly (Milan) [26]
15 March79 Commander of the Turkish Army (2002–2004) and General Commander of the Gendarmerie of Turkey (2000–2002)Turkey (Istanbul) [27]
16 March83Member of the Senate (2001–2014) and deputy of the National Assembly (1973–1978 & 1981–1988)France (Ajaccio) [28]
16 March69Folk singer-songwriterItaly (Crema) [29]
16 March78–79 Member of the Assembly of Experts (since 2016)Iran (Qom) [30]
16 March75MagistrateItaly (Venice) [31]
16 March75EconomistIran (Tehran) [32]
17 March78Professor of pathology at University of Washington United States (Seattle) [33]
18 March61Second vice president of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso (since 2015)Burkina Faso (Ouagadougou) [34]
18 March81FootballerItaly (Carrara) [35]
18 March75PainterFrance (Paris) [36]
19 March69FootballerItaly (Bergamo) [37]
19 March61–62Member of the Islamic Consultative Assembly (2000–2004)Iran (Tehran) [38]
19 March66Musician and composer originally from the Republic of the Congo France (Paris) [39]
19 March77GeneticistItaly (Fidenza) [40]
19 March75Olympic Sprint canoerDenmark (Roskilde) [41]
20 March83 Grandee of Spain, businessman and socialiteSpain (Madrid) [42]
20 March82 Mayor of Vicenza (1995–1998)Italy (Vicenza) [43]
20 March91Roman Catholic priestItaly (Imperia) [44]
21 March87PsychoanalystFrance (Paris) [45]
21 March60 Political scientist and sinologist Philippines (Manila) [46]
21 March83Member of the Congress of Deputies (1977–1979) and member of the Parliament of Catalonia (1980–1984)Spain (L'Hospitalet de Llobregat) [47]
21 March81Member of the Senate (1986–2004)France (Paris) [48]
21 March68Doctor of pediatricsFrance (Lille) [49]
21 March76President of Real Madrid (1995–2000)Spain (Madrid) [50]
21 March84Hungarian-born businessman and survivor of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp United Kingdom [51]
22 March91 Philologist Spain (Barcelona) [52]
22 March71Designer and academicItaly (Maddaloni) [53]
22 March84Footballer and coachSpain (Alicante) [54]
22 March83BusinessmanSpain (Ciudad Real) [55]
22 March83Jazz pianistUnited States (New York City) [56]
23 March63Chief curator of the Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture United States (Copake) [57]
23 March89Actress and Miss Italia 1947Spain (Segovia) [58]
23 March76Executive director of the World Bank (2001–2005)United States (Palm Beach) [59]
23 March74BusinessmanSpain (Mérida) [60]
23 March82 British Ambassador to Austria (1989–1992) [61]
23 March75Member of the Congress of Deputies (2004–2008) and Secretary of State for Budgets, Expenses and Energy (1996–2004)Spain (Madrid) [62]
23 March65ArtistUnited Kingdom (Leigh-on-Sea) [63]
23 March30JournalistZimbabwe (Harare) [64]
23 March26DoctorPakistan (Gilgit) [65]
23 March65Architect and historic preservationistItaly (Syracuse) [66]
23 March91EngineerUnited States (Schenectady) [67]
23 March93PhilosopherFrance (Paris) [68]
23 March90Puppet actor and EsperantistItaly (Piacenza) [69]
23 March50Drag queenUnited States (New York City) [70]
24 March89Member of the Chamber of Deputies (1994–2006) and Member of the Senate of the Republic (1987–1994)Italy (Genoa) [71]
24 March71FootballerItaly (Ponte San Pietro) [72]
24 March91Czechoslovakian-born rabbi and real estate developerUnited States (Brooklyn) [73]
24 March86Saxophonist and songwriter, originally from CameroonFrance (Paris) [74]
24 March37British Deputy Ambassador to Hungary (since 2019)Hungary (Budapest) [75]
24 March59Somali international footballerUnited Kingdom (London) [76]
24 March72JournalistUnited States (Ridgewood) [77]
24 March81Playwright and screenwriterUnited States (Sarasota) [78]
24 March70JournalistItaly (Catania) [79]
24 March93Pulmonologist and chief of Pulmonology at San Francisco General Hospital France (Paris) [80]
24 March62Fashion designerDominican Republic (Santo Domingo) [81]
25 March90Member of the House of Representatives (1973–1993)Netherlands (Tilburg) [82]
25 March76Football chairman and police officerNetherlands (Arnhem) [83]
25 March92CyclistItaly (Santa Maria Nuova) [84]
25 March69ActorUnited States (New York City) [85]
25 March59Chef and television personalityUnited States (Montclair) [86]
25 March66ConductorBrazil (São Paulo) [87]
25 March84Political dissident and writer, originally RomanianFrance (Paris) [88]
25 March82Musician and composerItaly (Milan) [89]
25 March67 Apostolic Vicar of Gambella Italy (Brescia) [90]
25 March69Costume designerSpain (Barcelona) [91]
26 March66ActorPhilippines (Manila) [92]
26 March60Fashion designerPhilippines (Muntinlupa) [93]
26 March83TrombonistSweden [94]
26 March86Princess, activist and political sociologistFrance (Paris) [95]
26 March64ConductorBrazil (São Paulo) [96]
26 March78SingerItaly (Lucca) [97]
26 March71Architect and criticUnited States (New York City) [98]
26 March75University professor and doctorEcuador [99]
26 March77ActorUnited Kingdom (Rutherglen) [100]
26 March75Olympic cyclistSpain (Madrid) [101]
27 March72Comic book artistBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [102]
27 March79EconomistSweden (Stockholm) [103]
27 March56Indonesian politician, member of the People's Representative Council Indonesia (Semarang) [104]
27 March62AthleteSpain (Segovia) [105]
27 March48Head of GAR Spain (Logroño) [106]
27 March74SingerSpain (Madrid) [107]
27 March64CEO of Swiss Re (2009–2012) [108]
27 March59 American football playerUnited States (Dallas) [109]
27 March84ArchitectUnited States (Beverly) [110]
27 March64PoetItaly (Piadena) [111]
28 March89Academic, neurologist and sportswriterTurkey (Istanbul) [112]
28 March69Radio broadcasterSweden (Stockholm) [113]
28 March71Activist and former political prisonerSpain (Madrid) [114]
28 March77Voice actorSpain (Barcelona) [115]
28 March70Minister of National Defense (1995–1996)Uruguay (Montevideo) [116]
28 March74Professor of Sociology at The Graduate Center, CUNY United States (Great Neck) [117]
28 March86IllustratorFrance (Paris) [118]
28 March69Olympic SprinterUnited States [119]
28 March66Journalist and writerItaly (Bergamo) [120]
28 March93Squash playerUnited Kingdom (London) [121]
28 March97Philosopher and anthropologistFrance (Paris) [122]
28 March94Film and theater criticUnited States (New York City) [123]
29 March94Journalist and children's television creatorUnited States (New York City) [124]
29 March72FootballerSpain (Madrid) [125]
29 March75 President of the General Council of Hauts-de-Seine (since 2007) and Member of the National Assembly (2010–2017)France (Paris) [126]
29 March61Country singerUnited States (Nashville) [127]
29 March77Speaker of the Utah House of Representatives (1985–1987)United States (Salt Lake City) [128]
29 March54Television news producer and journalistUnited States (New York City) [129]
29 March69Lead singer of Arrows and songwriterUnited States (New York City) [130]
29 March62PhotographerSweden (Stockholm) [131]
29 March93Medievalist historianFrance (Angers) [132]
29 March61BoxerItaly (Ponte San Pietro) [133]
29 March70ComedianJapan (Tokyo) [134]
29 March74JournalistFrance (Paris) [135]
30 March59Transgender and immigrant rights activistUnited States (New York City) [136]
30 March56Journalist, director of communication of Guayas Prefecture and the University of GuayaquilEcuador (Guayaquil) [137]
30 March67AthleteSpain [138]
30 March68FootballerEcuador [139]
30 March74ActressUnited Kingdom [140]
30 March73Professor of Neurosurgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine United States (New York City) [141]
30 March71Chairman of Lancashire County Cricket Club (since 2017)United Kingdom [142]
30 March71Serbian Orthodox Eparch of Valjevo Serbia (Belgrade) [143]
30 March74FEMA Director of the Office of Federal Coordinating Officer OperationsUnited States (Holyoke) [144]
30 March76Broadcaster and sports journalistEcuador (Guayaquil) [145]
30 March81 Prime Minister of the Republic of the Congo (1993–1996) and President of the Republic of the Congo (1977–1979)France (Neuilly) [146]
30 March80 Ballet master and teacherUnited States (New York City) [147]
31 March88Voice actorUnited States (Los Angeles) [148]
31 March75Stage actorBelarus (Vitebsk) [149]
31 March68President of Olympique de Marseille (2005–2009)Senegal (Dakar) [150]
31 March99 Spanish Civil War and World War II veteran, last surviving member of La Nueve France (Strasbourg) [151]
31 March67Sports manager, former president of the Italian Cycling Federation Italy (Crema) [152]
31 March83Member of the House of Lords (since 1997) and founder of Radio Clyde United Kingdom (Glasgow) [153]
31 March76Dialect coach and actorUnited Kingdom (London) [154]
31 March64MusicianUnited States (New York City) [155]
31 March63HIV prevention researcherSouth Africa (Umhlanga) [156]
31 March59Jazz trumpeterUnited States (Paterson) [157]
31 March73EconomistUnited Kingdom [158]
31 March68ActorTurkey (Istanbul) [159]
1 April63 Minister of Environmental Protection (1998–2000)Serbia (Belgrade) [160]
1 April88Visual artist and academicUnited States (Hyattsville) [161]
1 April87Judge for the U.S. District Court for Southern New York (1972–1998)United States (Greenwich) [162]
1 April83Writer and literary criticFrance (Paris) [163]
1 April83 Prime Minister of Somalia (2007–2009)United Kingdom (London) [164]
1 April85Jazz pianistUnited States (New Orleans) [165]
1 April94Aeronautical engineer and space scientistUnited States (Silver Spring) [166]
1 April94Jazz guitaristUnited States (Saddle River) [167]
1 April52Songwriter, member of Fountains of Wayne United States (Poughkeepsie) [168]
1 April99Nurse and social workerFrance (Paris) [169]
2 April73FootballerSpain (Madrid) [170]
2 April79Architect, teacher and singer, former Secretary of Sports and RecreationEcuador (Guayaquil) [171]
2 April86Actress and authorUnited States (New York City) [172]
2 April62Philippine ambassador to Lebanon (since 2017)Lebanon (Beirut) [173]
2 April83FootballerItaly (Romano di Lombardia) [174]
2 April98Catholic priest and missionaryFrance (Paris) [175]
2 April108Allergist and immunologistUnited Kingdom (London) [176]
2 April76Comic book artist and illustratorArgentina (Mendoza) [177]
2 April51Technology reporter and editor, first internet writer for the Associated Press United States (New York City) [178]
2 April78ComedianUnited Kingdom (Bristol) [179]
2 April86–87Pathologist, academic and medical doctorTurkey [180]
2 April82Writer and poetEcuador (Guayaquil) [181]
2 April84Shoe designerItaly (Cesena) [182]
2 April92BusinessmanUnited States (New York City) [183]
2 April67Singer, Ragi of Darbar Sahib India (Amritsar) [184]
2 April89FootballerFrance (Lens) [185]
2 April53 Regent of North Morowali (since 2016)Indonesia (Makassar) [186]
2 April75Professor of Ethnobotany at the University of Hawaii United States (Honolulu) [187]
2 April83Olympic pentathlete and fencerUnited States (San Antonio) [188]
3 April92Professor of Industrial Microbiology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology United States (Madison) [189]
3 April96Military officerFrance (Paris) [190]
3 April74Member of the South Dakota House of Representatives (since 2017)United States (Sioux Falls) [191]
3 April74Housing developerSpain (Madrid) [192]
3 April104WriterCanada (Longueuil) [193]
3 April81Surinamese ambassador to the Netherlands (1981–1982)Netherlands (Rotterdam) [194]
3 April76 President of the National Congress of Ecuador (2005)Ecuador (Guayaquil) [195]
3 April85Writer and cartographerUnited Kingdom (London) [196]
3 April71–72Member of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (1987–1991)Turkey (Balıkesir) [197]
4 April79PublisherSpain (Barcelona) [198]
3 April86Member of the New York City Council (1976–1977)United States (New York City) [199]
4 April68ActorUnited Kingdom (London) [200]
4 April75Member of the Senate (1999–2003)Belgium (Brussels) [201]
4 April94ActorUnited States (Shelter Island) [202]
4 April70BusinessmanBrazil (São Paulo) [203]
4 April73 American football playerUnited States (New Orleans) [204]
4 April91Embryologist and anti-abortion activistFrance (Paris) [205]
4 April89Barbadian-born Jamaican Olympic cyclistUnited States (New York City) [206]
4 April87Chief of the United Nations Human Rights Council United States (New York City) [207]
4 April63Member of the Gibson Brothers and drummerFrance (Paris) [208]
4 April72BusinessmanEcuador (Guayaquil) [209]
4 April77Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (1973–1982)United States (New York City) [210]
4 April56Actor and artistUnited States (New York City) [211]
4 April86Belgian writerFrance (Paris) [212]
4 April75Doctor and author (writing as Anton Sebastian)United Kingdom (London) [213]
4 April87Member of the House of Lords (1992–1997)United Kingdom (Bath) [214]
4 April54Doctor and clownEcuador (Guayaquil) [215]
4 April79DoctorIndonesia (Jakarta) [216]
4 April95Member of the French resistance France (Paris) [217]
4 April93Decorator and designerFrance (Paris) [218]
5 April91ActressUnited States (Akron) [219]
5 April67Acting Prime Minister of Libya (2011)Egypt (Cairo) [220]
5 April74 Lord Justice of Appeal (1999–2016)United Kingdom (London) [221]
5 April83Historian [222]
6 April89Ecofeminist artistUnited States (New York City) [223]
6 April79Playwright and screenwriterSpain (Lleida) [224]
6 April76President of Repsol YPF (1996–2004)Spain (Toledo) [225]
6 April66Indian-American JournalistUnited States (Nassau County) [226]
6 April88HistorianFrance (Paris) [227]
6 April78Olympic sprinter and hurdlerUnited States (New York City) [228]
6 April77American-born mathematician and professor of Philosophy at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem Israel (Jerusalem) [229]
6 April95 Ukrainian Catholic Archeparch emeritus of Philadelphia United States (Voorhees Township) [230]
6 April72Chairman of the Islamic Commission of Spain (since 2016)Spain (Madrid) [231]
6 April75Mayor of Saint Louis (since 2011)Germany (Bonn) [232]
7 April79Olympic ice hockey playerSwitzerland [233]
7 April82LinguistFrance (Aix-en-Provence) [234]
7 April36Rugby union player and coachFrance (Lyon) [235]
7 April85Actor and directorFrance (Paris) [236]
7 April89Journalist and television producerFrance (Paris) [237]
7 April80ActorUnited States (Los Angeles) [238]
7 April98HistorianUnited States (Greenwich) [239]
7 April88 Chabad-Lubavitch RabbiUnited States (New York City) [240]
7 April89Traditional Somali MusicianUnited Kingdom (London) [241]
7 April72PhysicistRussia (Moscow) [242]
7 April89Historian, academic and dissidentCzech Republic (Prague) [243]
7 April77Military officerGuyana (Georgetown) [244]
7 April71British professor of Criminology at the University of Kent [245]
7 April89Hasidic rabbiUnited States (New York City) [246]
7 April73Singer and songwriterUnited States (Nashville) [247]
7 April95Police officer and boxing administrator [248]
7 April56Olympic middle-distance runnerItaly (Potenza) [249]
7 April89Priest and football managerIreland (Dublin) [250]
7 April78Theologian and exegete Italy (Rome) [251]
7 April64Music producerUnited States (New York City) [252]
8 April89Filipino-American television and radio hostUnited States (New York City) [253]
8 April81American-Canadian vertebrate paleontologist and director of the Redpath Museum (1985–1991)Canada (Montreal) [254]
8 April95American publisher [255]
8 April81FootballerSpain (Madrid) [256]
8 April77Member of the Vermont House of Representatives (2013–2019)United States (Vermont) [257]
8 April93FootballerItaly (Milan) [258]
8 April83 Jesuit priest and theologianFrance (Lille) [259]
8 April79Canadian-American voice actor and theatrical performer, director and teacherUnited States (Seattle) [260]
9 April54Member of the Louisiana House of Representatives (since 2020)United States (Raceland) [261]
9 April54Sound engineer [262]
9 April80Statistician [263]
9 April75Sports journalistEcuador (Guayaquil) [264]
9 April95Martial artistCanada (Toronto) [265]
9 April75Businessman and motorboat racerItaly (Milan) [266]
9 April84ActivistFrance (Paris) [267]
9 April89French footballer and coach [268]
9 April43CricketerUnited Kingdom (Basingstoke) [269]
9 April86Member of the Legislative Assembly of São Paulo (1987–2019)Brazil (São Paulo) [270]
9 April71ComposerUnited Kingdom (London) [271]
10 April93Architect, photographer and activistUnited Kingdom (London) [272]
10 April80FootballerNetherlands (Amsterdam) [273]
10 April57–58 House and R&B vocalistUnited States (New York City) [274]
10 April88Olympic swimmerSweden (Stockholm) [275]
10 April88 Ombudsman of Spain (2000–2010), Minister of Justice (1988–1991) and Member of the Congress of Deputies (1977–2000)Spain (Madrid) [276]
10 April88PriestNetherlands (Boxmeer) [277]
10 April62Rector of the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons (since 2015)Ghana (Accra) [278]
10 April83Author, independence activist and intellectualSpain (Madrid) [279]
11 April89Member of the House of Lords (1991–1997) and Bishop of Coventry (1985–1997)United Kingdom [280]
11 April84Actress and directorFrance (Paris) [281]
11 April77Real estate executiveUnited States (New York City) [282]
11 April82MathematicianUnited States (New Brunswick) [283]
11 April97Artistic directorUnited States (New York City) [284]
11 April84Abstract artistFrance (Paris) [285]
11 April74Architect and university professorSpain (Valladolid) [286]
12 April81Olympic long-distance runnerSpain (Guadalajara) [287]
12 April79Footballer and manager [288]
12 April79 Sephardi Chief Rabbi of Israel (1993–2003)Israel (Jerusalem) [289]
12 April87Actor and singerFrance (Montbard) [290]
12 April80Editor and journalistCanada (Montreal) [291]
12 April79ComedianUnited Kingdom [292]
12 April87Editor and publisherCuba (Havana) [293]
12 April93Jesuit priest and theologianFrance (Lille) [294]
12 April86Filmmaker and screenwriterUnited States (New York City) [295]
12 April70Chairman of the Mexican Stock Exchange (since 2015)Mexico (Mexico City) [296]
12 April96HistorianSpain (Madrid) [297]
12 April58Minister of Justice of Hirshabelle State (since 2017)Somalia (Mogadishu) [298]
12 April73Member of the National Assembly (1983–1987)Cameroon (Douala) [299]
12 April35Singer and percussionistNetherlands (Amsterdam) [300]
13 April76Footballer [301]
13 April84Jamaican radio broadcasterUnited States (New York City) [302]
13 April70President of the Corts Valencianes (2011–2014) and Director General of the Police (1996–2002)Spain (Valencia) [303]
13 April67Executioner and anti-death penalty advocateUnited States (Richmond) [304]
13 April78Jesuit priest and historianFrance (Paris) [305]
13 April81Biologist [306]
13 April93Lithuanian-born Israeli partisan and Holocaust survivorUnited States (New York City) [307]
13 April90FilmmakerFrance (Paris) [308]
13 April82 Electrochemist United States (Bloomington) [309]
13 April71Rabbi and politicianUnited Kingdom (London) [310]
13 April50CricketerPakistan (Peshawar) [311]
13 April63 Regional Councillor of Grand Est for Bas-Rhin (since 2016)France (Strasbourg) [312]
13 April76PriestEcuador (Guayaquil) [313]
13 April91AnimatorUnited States (Los Angeles) [314]
14 April73Leader of the Independent Turkey Party (since 2002)Turkey (Trabzon) [315]
14 April89Scholar of Old English literatureUnited States [316]
14 April77 Footballer and hurler Ireland (Portlaoise) [317]
14 April70Archbishop of Paraíba (2004–2016)Brazil (Fortaleza) [318]
14 April90 Holocaust survivor United States (New Jersey) [319]
14 April91Art historian [320]
14 April87WriterUnited Kingdom (London) [321]
14 April99FootballerUnited Kingdom (Farnworth) [322]
14 April80ImmunologistPortugal (Lisbon) [323]
14 April94Human rights activist and aide to Eleanor Roosevelt United States (Philadelphia) [324]
14 April67Olympic modern pentathleteUnited Kingdom (Peterborough) [325]
15 April51Radio and television hostSweden (Stockholm) [326]
15 April77Cinematographer ( E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial , The Color Purple , Empire of the Sun )United States (Los Angeles) [327]
15 April84Jazz bassistUnited States (New York City) [328]
15 April78Actor and comedianFrance (Paris) [329]
15 April88Atmospheric physicistUnited Kingdom (Dolgellau) [330]
15 April84ScreenwriterUnited States (New York City) [331]
15 April92Jazz composer and alto saxophonistUnited States (New York City) [332]
15 April81PhotographerUnited States (Buffalo) [333]
15 April56PhotographerUnited Kingdom (London) [334]
15 April82Bishop of Mweka (1989–2016)Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa) [335]
15 April40Sports journalistEcuador (Guayaquil) [336]
15 April86–87Academic, lawyer and a founder of the Istanbul University School of Political SciencesTurkey (Istanbul) [337]
16 April79Mobster (Sicilian Mafia) and pentito France (Paris) [338]
16 April83 American football playerUnited States (Lansdale) [339]
16 April71Member of the Congress of Deputies (2000–2014) and President of the Government of Aragon (1995–1999)Spain (Madrid) [340]
16 April89Lawyer and juristUnited States (New York City) [341]
16 April74SingerFrance (Brest) [342]
16 April70WriterSpain (Oviedo) [343]
16 April51Member of the Congress of the Republic of Peru (2016–2019)Peru (Pucallpa) [344]
17 April86 United States Army soldier and recipient of the Medal of Honor United States (Opelika) [345]
17 April76FootballerUnited Kingdom [346]
17 April67 Chief of Staff to the President of Nigeria (since 2015)Nigeria (Lagos) [347]
17 April84Jazz musicianUnited States (New York City) [348]
17 April63Historian and anthropologistItaly (Saluzzo) [349]
17 April86Archaeologist and dog breederUnited States (New York City) [350]
17 April56Olympic swimmerIndonesia (Jakarta) [351]
17 April89Operatic sopranoUnited States (New York City) [352]
17 April64Bass guitarist, member of The Soft Boys and Thompson Twins United Kingdom (London) [353]
17 April85Disc jockeyUnited States (Wynnewood) [354]
17 April70Professor of Neurosurgery at the Autonomous University of Madrid Spain (Madrid) [355]
17 April72Astrophysicist and science journalistItaly (Gravedona) [356]
18 April74Diplomat and businessmanSweden (Stockholm) [357]
18 April92JournalistUnited Kingdom (London) [358]
18 April84ActressNetherlands (Rotterdam) [359]
18 April78Tibetan-Italian lamaItaly (Verbania) [360]
18 April63–64Chief of Staff to the President of Guinea (since 2018)Guinea (Conakry) [361]
18 April81Race car driverUnited States (Denver) [362]
18 April86Wrestling refereeUnited States (New York City) [363]
18 April74Football player and managerItaly (Milan) [364]
18 April81ActorFrance (Paris) [365]
19 April80Baseball playerUnited States (New Britain) [366]
19 April66Justice of the New York Supreme Court (since 2015)United States (New York City) [367]
19 April80Pop music manager and music publishing executive, known for his association with the Beatles United Kingdom (London) [368]
19 April83Paper sculptor, set designer and television personalityCanada (Longueuil) [369]
19 April81ActorFrance (Paris) [370]
19 April99 Minister of the Interior (1983–1985)Chile (Las Condes) [371]
19 April76ComposerRussia (Moscow) [372]
20 April80Commissioner on the Climate Change Commission (2009–2016) and Member of the Senate (1987–1998)Philippines (Manila) [373]
20 April59NovelistUnited States (Washington, D.C.) [374]
20 April84 Footballer Ireland (Drogheda) [375]
20 April52DoctorUnited Kingdom (Derby) [376]
20 April82 Casteller Spain (Vilafranca del Penedès) [377]
20 April78EconomistSpain (Canary Islands) [378]
21 April79FootballerIreland (Dublin) [379]
21 April61–62Member of the National Assembly of Mali (since 2013)Mali (Niono) [380]
21 April64Journalist, political prisoner and anti-ETA activistSpain (Madrid) [381]
21 April69Lawyer, civic activist and advocate for Italian American rights issuesUnited States (New York City) [382]
21 April84Member of the Colorado Senate (2000–2008) and House of Representatives (1992–2000)United States (Steamboat Springs) [383]
21 April88Scientist, public administrator, and academicUnited States (Redwood City) [384]
21 April88Karate masterUnited States (Philadelphia) [385]
21 April87Television producer and writer ( The Virginian , Ironside , Magnum, P.I. )United States (Woodland Hills) [386]
21 April63Jazz guitaristFrance (Brest) [387]
21 April88Member of the Chamber of Deputies (1983–2003 and 2007–2011)Brazil (Belém) [388]
21 April72–73Human geographer, expert on cultural tourism and heritage preservation Spain (Madrid) [389]
21 April77Member of the House of Representatives (1986–2002)Netherlands (Nunspeet) [390]
22 April88Flamenco singer and dancerSpain (Mandayona) [391]
22 April78Chemist [392]
22 April82Jazz saxophonistUnited States (Philadelphia) [393]
23 April89GolferUnited Kingdom (Maidstone) [394]
23 April35DJ and rapperUnited States (New York City) [395]
23 April63Actress, voice actress and television presenterJapan (Tokyo) [396]
23 April75FootballerNetherlands (Amsterdam) [397]
24 April57 U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detaineeUnited States (National City) [398]
24 April77NephrologistUnited States (Newton) [399]
24 April54Deep house DJUnited States (Detroit) [400]
24 April74Diplomat and diplomatic analystJapan (Tokyo) [401]
25 April91Percussionist and music educatorUnited States (Wynnewood) [402]
25 April92Businessman, engineer and art collectorBrazil (Recife) [403]
25 April94Holocaust survivorBelgium (Brussels) [404]
25 April76Book collectorUnited States (New York) [405]
25 April90ConductorUnited Kingdom (Leicester) [406]
25 April65PhotographerSweden (Stockholm) [407]
26 April85Auxiliary bishop emeritus of Boston United States (Boston) [408]
26 April64Argentine ambassador to Ireland (since 2016)Ireland (Dublin) [409]
26 April69Member of the Legislative Assembly of Amazonas (1991–2002)Brazil (Manaus) [410]
26 April [lower-alpha 1] 73Footballer [411]
26 April67Leader of Opposition in Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (since 2010)India (Ahmedabad) [412]
26 April75 Member of the European Parliament (2004–2014) and Member of the Senate (1995–2004)France (Avignon) [413]
27 April80–89 Mashgiach ruchani at Beth Medrash Govoha United States (Lakewood Township) [414]
27 April62Pulmonologist and internistUnited States (New York City) [415]
27 April70JournalistPakistan (Rawalpindi) [416]
27 April80Member of the Chamber of Deputies (1987–1991; 1997–1999 and 2001–2014)Brazil (Belém) [417]
27 April89Olympic long-distance runnerItaly (Bari) [418]
27 April52Gospel musicianUnited States (Jacksonville) [419]
27 April80Thai-born painter, sculptor, and printmakerNetherlands (Amsterdam) [420]
28 April84OrganistUnited States (Chicago) [421]
28 April91Kenyan Roman Catholic prelate, former bishop of Meru Italy (Turin) [422]
28 April59Mayor of Tanjung Pinang (since 2018)Indonesia (Tanjung Pinang) [423]
29 April80Art historian, critic and curatorItaly (Milan) [424]
29 April93Member of the Amadeus Quartet and cellistUnited Kingdom (London) [425]
29 April86 American football playerUnited States (Philadelphia) [426]
29 April84Military Officer, footballer, manager and administratorIreland (Ennis) [427]
30 April85SingerMexico (Mexico City) [428]
30 April71Businessman and sports executiveFrance (Bourg-en-Bresse) [429]
30 April79Anthropologist and ethnologistCanada (Montreal) [430]
30 April57Member of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly (since 2015)Nigeria (Keffi) [431]
1 May88Chinese-American writerUnited States (Gaithersburg) [432]
1 May65Member of the Parliament of Catalonia (1984–1988)Spain (Castelldefels) [433]
1 May77Olympic water polo playerBrazil (São Paulo) [434]
1 May72Catholic priest, poet and writerSpain (León) [435]
2 May77Member of the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab (1997–1999)Pakistan (Sargodha) [436] [437]
2 May [lower-alpha 1] 63American home care worker and labor organizer [438]
2 May87 Ice hockey player and coachUnited States (Savannah) [439]
2 May79Member of the Legislative Assembly of Ontario (1985–1995)Canada (Toronto) [440]
2 May83Organic chemistUnited States (Concord) [441]
2 May92Intelligence officerUnited States (Falmouth) [442]
2 May70Commander of the Afghan National Police (2010–2016)Afghanistan (Kabul) [443]
2 May91FootballerUnited Kingdom (Leicester) [444]
2 May96GeologistUnited States (Manassas) [445]
2 May62Judicial Member of Lokpal (since 2019) and Chief Justice of Chhattisgarh High Court (2018–2019)India (New Delhi) [446]
3 May71Member of The Stranglers and keyboardistUnited Kingdom [447]
3 May52TheologianTurkey (Istanbul) [448]
3 May69Tibetan-Swiss humanitarianSwitzerland (Chur) [449]
3 May96 American football player and coachUnited States (Rockville) [450]
3 May55Minister of Employment, Labor and Social Protection (since 2017)Niger (Niamey) [451]
4 May73Author and lyricistBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [452]
4 May92Preservationist (Monuments Men)United States (Westland) [453]
4 May64Composer and singerNorth Macedonia (Skopje) [454]
5 May47SkateboarderBrazil (Armação dos Búzios) [455]
5 May57 Paleobotanist and ecology professorUnited States [456]
5 May62Singer-songwriterBrazil (São Paulo) [457]
6 May69Swiss ski trainer [458]
7 May87Princess of the House of Bourbon-ParmaGermany (Hamburg) [459]
7 May90French actor and film producerFrance [460]
7 May90Member of the Legislative Assembly of Rio de Janeiro (1980–1988), Actress and radio broadcasterBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [461]
7 May47RapperUnited Kingdom [462]
7 May89Television presenterCanada (Toronto) [463]
7 May73 Political-Social Brigade inspectorSpain (Madrid) [464]
8 May85Member of the Chamber of Deputies (1987–1995 and 2003–2007)Brazil (João Pessoa) [465] [466] [467]
8 May78Actor, film director, producer and writerBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [468]
8 May68Member of the Chamber of Deputies (1995–1999)Brazil (Recife) [469]
8 May78Member of the Hellenic Parliament (2009–2019), Vice President of the Hellenic Parliament (2015–2019) and Minister of Health (1993–1996)Greece (Athens) [470]
8 May75Member of Siegfried & Roy, stage magician and lion tamerUnited States (Las Vegas) [471]
8 May70Author, scholar of Eastern European literatureUnited Kingdom [472]
9 May97 Jesuit priest and social ethicistGermany (Munich) [473]
9 May85Singer-songwriterBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [474]
9 May92Artist and inventorBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [475]
10 May82Singer-songwriterBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [476]
10 May76 Minister of Power (2006) and Member of the Jatiya Sangsad (2001–2006)Bangladesh (Dhaka) [477]
10 May78WriterBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [478]
10 May68HistorianIndia (Kolkata) [479]
10 May92Somalian Ambassador to Egypt and the Arab League (since 2018) Kuwait [480]
11 May64SingerItaly (Portofino) [481]
11 May97Cryptanalyst and psychologistUnited Kingdom (Edinburgh) [482]
12 May80Singer and actressCanada (Montreal) [483]
12 May54Member of the Michigan Senate (2010–2018) and Michigan House of Representatives (2002–2008)United States (Ann Arbor) [484]
12 May68Chairperson of the Council of Medical Schemes, uMkhonto we Sizwe, AIDS activist.South Africa (Johannesburg) [485] [486]
13 May71Eritrean diplomatUnited Kingdom (London) [487]
13 May87Writer and art historianUnited Kingdom (Harwich) [488]
13 May72 Minister of Culture of Syria (2010–2012)United States (Chicago) [489]
13 May28Sumo wrestlerJapan (Tokyo) [490]
13 May64Mayor of Villers-Bretonneux (since 2008), proponent of Australia–France relations France (Amiens) [491]
13 May70SingerMexico (Mexico City) [492]
14 May83Bangladeshi writer, activist and National Professor Bangladesh (Dhaka) [493]
14 May97MicrobiologistNetherlands (Bosch en Duin) [494]
15 May75LawyerSweden (Stockholm) [495]
15 May86Writer and literary criticBrazil (Teresópolis) [496] [497]
16 May83Member of the Chamber of Deputies (1991–1995)Brazil (Belém) [498]
16 May91White House butler to 11 U.S. presidents United States (Woodbridge) [499]
16 May82ActressMexico (Mexico City) [500]
17 May88Member of the Chamber of Deputies (1967–1982, 1995–2003 and 2007–2011) and Governor of Paraíba (1983–1987)Brazil (João Pessoa) [466] [467]
17 May62Businessman and sportsmanBrazil (Rio de Janeiro) [501]
17 May81Writer and film producerIndia (Mumbai) [502]
18 May78 Member of Parliament (1992–2010)United Kingdom (Nuneaton) [503]
18 May88Auxiliary Bishop of Liverpool (1989–2006)United Kingdom (Liverpool)