Actors who died in 2020 are so memorable for their fans. We can’t deny that 2020 is a challenging year for many people in this world because of a coronavirus. Surprisingly, the coronavirus has also attacked famous actors until they died. Some of them have died due to other diseases and personal issues related to drugs and stress. While they are all well known, some of them weren’t even old enough to enter an award nomination and get a successful lifestyle! So, Let’s remember them for their good deeds, and see the list of 10 Famous Actors who died in 2020.
10 Famous Actors who died in 2020
1. Mark Blum
Real name: Mark Blum
Date of birth: May 14, 1950
Award/ Nominations: Obie Award for Performance
Died: March 25, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: The actor who appeared in the television series You, the film Desperately Seeking Susan, and Crocodile Dundee have died of complications from Covid-19.
2. Chadwick Boseman
Real name: Chadwick Aaron Boseman
Date of birth: November 29, 1976
Award/ Nominations: Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture, MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Performance, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor.
Died: August 28, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: One of the biggest stars died at the age of 43 after a colon cancer fight several years ago. Nobody knew Chadwick’s condition because he never revealed his illness.
3. Stan Kirsch
Real name: Stanley Benjamin Kirsch
Date of birth: July 15, 1968
Died: January 11, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: Everyone knows him from FRIENDS sitcom (played with Jennifer Aniston). According to The Los Angeles Medical Examination Office, the actor died of a suicide.
4. Kirk Douglas
Real name: Kirk Douglas
Date of birth: December 9, 1916
Award/ Nominations: Best Actor award at the San Sebastian International Film Festival, Doctor of Fine Arts from St. Lawrence University, Presidential Medal of Freedom from Jimmy Carter, Western Performers Hall of Fame at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, French Legion of Honor, AFI Life Achievement Award, Kennedy Center Honors, Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award.
Died: February 2, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: His son, actor Michael Douglas announced the death of one of the most respected actors in Hollywood. Kirk Douglas died after he suffered a severe stroke. Previously he had several times escaped death. He survived a helicopter crash in 1991. He also had a violent stroke in 1996, but Kirk Douglas never gave up.
5. Andrew Jack
Real name: Andrew Jack
Date of birth: January 28, 1944
Died: March 31, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: This Star Wars star died in Surrey, England, at the age of 76, just a day after being confirmed that he was affected with the deadly Coronavirus.
6. Logan Williams
Real name: Logan Williams
Date of birth: April 9, 2003
Died: April 2, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: The teenage actor is best known for playing the young Barry Allen in the series The Flash on the television network The CW has died at 16. A month after his death, it became clear that Logan’s death was due to an overdose of fentanyl.
7. Jay Benedict
Real name: Jay Benedict
Date of birth: April 11, 1951
Died: April 4, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: The star of the film The Dark Knight Rises died at 68 years of age after experiencing an infection related to the coronavirus.
8. Dimitri Diatchenko
Real name: Dimitri Diatchenko
Date of birth: April 11, 1968,
Died: April 21, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: After being in movies like Indiana Jones and the Crystal Skull and Criminal Minds’ Kingdom, died from a heart attack in Daytona Beach, Florida. His manager, Barry Booking, said Dimitri Diatchenko was suspected of having suffered a heart attack after being electrocuted while working on electrical construction.
9. Gregory Tyree Boyce
Real name: Gregory Tyree Boyce
Date of birth: December 5, 1989
Died: May 13, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: Twilight film star, Gregory Tyree Boyce, was found lifeless in Las Vegas, United States. The family decided not to reveal ‘why the actor died at a young age.’ However, the controversy believed that Actor who died in 2020, because of drugs. He died with his girlfriend in Las Vegas.
10. Nick Cordero
Real name: Nicholas Eduardo Alberto Cordero
Date of birth: September 17, 1978
Award/ Nominations: Outstanding Debut Performance, 70th Theatre World Awards, Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical, 64th Outer Critics Circle Awards
Died: July 5, 2020
Actors who died in 2020: The actor was fighting for three months. However, this Broadway star died at 41 and was not able to survive the coronavirus’s complications. Before he died, the actor in July had his right leg amputated in April 2020 due to the coronavirus’s circulatory problems.