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The following is a list of notable deaths in February 2000.

Entries for each day are listed alphabetically by surname. A typical entry lists information in the following sequence:

  • Name, age, country of citizenship at birth, subsequent country of citizenship (if applicable), reason for notability, cause of death (if known), and reference.

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  1. ^ Forbes, Peter (February 3, 2000). "Peter Levi Obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  2. ^ Glanz, James (February 3, 2000). "James V. Neel Is Dead at 84; Leading Genetics Researcher". The New York Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  3. ^ Stout, David (February 4, 2000). "Richard G. Kleindienst, Figure in Watergate Era, Dies at 76". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  4. ^ "John Leovich". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  5. ^ Associated Press (February 6, 2000). "Carl Bert Albert, a Powerful Democrat in Congress for Three Decades, Is Dead at 91". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  6. ^ "Joachim-Ernst Berendt, 77, Jazz Historian". The New York Times. February 20, 2000. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  7. ^ "Edgar Bowers, 75, a Poet in the Formalist Style". The New York Times. February 8, 2000. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  8. ^ Powers, Ann (February 8, 2000). "Doris Kenner-Jackson, 58, Singer In the Original Shirelles Foursome". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  9. ^ Goldstein, Richard (February 17, 2000). "Ronnie Robertson, 62, a Skater Who Entertained With His Spins". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  10. ^ Daley, Suzanne (February 9, 2000). "Claude Autant-Lara, 98, a Film Director". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  11. ^ "'Hockey Night' Host Cornell Dies". The Associated Press. February 7, 2000. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  12. ^ Geoffrey de Ste Croix
  13. ^ Todd Karns, 79, Who Played Brother in 'It's a Wonderful Life'
  14. ^ Russell, Tony (March 2, 2000). "Derroll Adams". The Guardian. Retrieved January 5, 2019.
  15. ^ Schafer, Gabrielle (February 8, 2000). "Rapper Big Pun Dies of Apparent Heart Attack". Rolling Stone. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  16. ^ McKinley, Jesse (February 9, 2000). "Doug Henning, a Superstar Of Illusion, Is Dead at 52". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  17. ^ The Associated Press (February 14, 2000). "Dave Peverett, 56, of the Rock Band Foghat". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  18. ^ Lapointe, Joe (February 10, 2000). "Sid Abel, 81, a Hockey Star On a Famed Red Wings Line". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  19. ^ Times Wire Services (February 9, 2000). "2 Small Planes Collide Over Ill. Hospital; 3 Die". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  20. ^ Pace, Eric (February 11, 2000). "Ion Gheorghe Maurer, 97, Romanian Premier From 1961 to 1974". The New York Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  21. ^ Freeman, Mike (February 9, 2000). "PRO FOOTBALL; Chiefs' Thomas Dies Unexpectedly During Hospital Stay". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  22. ^ Finder, Chuck (February 11, 2000). "Obituary: Steve Furness: Backup lineman for Steel Curtain during '70s". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  23. ^ Goldstein, Richard (February 12, 2000). "Beau Jack, 78, Lightweight Boxing Champion in the 1940's". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  24. ^ Petersen, Melody (February 15, 2000). "George Jackson, Movie Producer, Dies at 42". The New York Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  25. ^ "Gene Lambert". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  26. ^ Rainey, Chris. "Blas Monaco". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  27. ^ Pace, Eric (February 18, 2000). "Ji Pengfei, 91; Helped China Open Links to West". The New York Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  28. ^ "Jim Varney, 50, Who Turned 'Ernest' Character Into a Career". The New York Times. February 11, 2000. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  29. ^ Martin, Douglas (February 17, 2000). "Jacqueline Auriol, Top French Test Pilot, 82". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  30. ^ Pareles, Jon (February 14, 2000). "Lord Kitchener, 77, Calypso Songwriter Who Mixed Party Tunes With Deeper Messages". The New York Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  31. ^ Riding, Alan (February 12, 2000). "Roger Vadim, 72, Director Who Propelled Bardot, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  32. ^ Oliver, Myrna (February 22, 2000). "Newt Arnold; Award-Winning Filmmaker". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  33. ^ Pareles, Jon (February 14, 2000). "Screamin' Jay Hawkins, 70, Rock's Wild Man". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  34. ^ George, Thomas (February 13, 2000). "Tom Landry Is Dead at 75; Innovative Coach of Cowboys". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2012.
  35. ^ "William Swofford; Had 2 Hit Songs as 'Oliver'". Los Angeles Times. February 18, 2000. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  36. ^ Boxer, Sarah (February 14, 2000). "Charles M. Schulz, 'Peanuts' Creator, Dies at 77". The New York Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  37. ^ O'Sullivan, Kevin (February 14, 2000). "F.X. Martin, noted Wood Quay activist, dies". The Irish Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  38. ^ Saxon, Wolfgang (February 25, 2000). "Walter H. Zinn, 93, Physicist Who Helped Create Atom Bomb". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  39. ^ Forr, James. "Bob Ramazzotti". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  40. ^ "Soup Campbell". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  41. ^ Walker, Brent E. (2013). Mack Sennett's Fun Factory: A History and Filmography of His Studio and His Keystone and Mack Sennett Comedies, with Biographies of Players and Personnel. McFarland. p. 498. ISBN 9780786477111. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  42. ^ Van Gelder, Lawrence (April 20, 2000). "Lila Kedrova, Known for Oscar-Winning Role in 'Zorba,' Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  43. ^ Brown, Clifton (February 18, 2000). "Karsten Solheim, 88, Is Dead; Creator of the Ping Golf Club". The New York Times. Retrieved December 16, 2018.
  44. ^ "Turkey Tyson". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  45. ^ Wolf, Gregory H. "Lefty Hoerst". Society for American Baseball Research. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  46. ^ Nelson, Soraya Sarhaddi (February 25, 2000). "Iranian Community Mourns an Idol". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved December 28, 2018.
  47. ^ "Friedensreich Hundertwasser, Austrian Artist and Architect, 71". The New York Times. February 23, 2000. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  48. ^ Brazil, Eric (February 20, 2000). "Maddy: Man to get stuff done in Senate". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  49. ^ Bohlen, Celestine (February 21, 2000). "A.A. Sobchak Dead at 62; Mentor to Putin". The New York Times. Retrieved December 17, 2018.
  50. ^ Weber, Bruce (March 9, 2000). "Noel Annan, 83, Versatile Englishman, Dies". The New York Times. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  51. ^ Pareles, Jon (February 24, 2000). "Ofra Haza, 41, Israeli Pop Singer Who Crossed Cultural Bounds". The New York Times. Retrieved December 25, 2018.
  52. ^ Goldstein, Richard (February 24, 2000). "Stanley Matthews, 85, Knight and Soccer Star". The New York Times. Retrieved December 25, 2018.
  53. ^ "Joseph V. Perry; Played Mobsters on TV". Los Angeles Times. March 1, 2000. Retrieved December 21, 2018.
  54. ^ "Culley Rikard". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved December 30, 2018.
  55. ^ Goldstein, Richard (March 5, 2000). "George L. Street, 86, Commander of the Submarine Tirante in World War II". The New York Times. Retrieved December 17, 2018.
  56. ^ "Dennis Danell, 38, Noted Punk Guitarist". The New York Times. March 3, 2000. Retrieved December 21, 2018.