Famous People Who Died In 1982

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1982. This list includes people like Grace Kelly, John Belushi, Ayn Rand, Ingrid Bergman, Henry Fonda and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, soldiers, poets and novelists who died in 1982. This list includes people from United States, Germany, United Kingdom & Russia and many more countries.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 
Grace Kelly
(Princess of Monaco)

Grace Kelly
52
Birthdate: November 12, 1929
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: September 14

 2 
John Belushi
(Comedian, Actor)

John Belushi
17
Birthdate: January 24, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: March 5

 3 

Henry Fonda
7
Birthdate: May 16, 1905
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Grand Island, Nebraska, United States
Died: August 12
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 4 
Ingrid Bergman
(Actresses)

Ingrid Bergman
33
Birthdate: August 29, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: August 29
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 5 
Jimmy Hoffa
(Labor Union Leader)

Jimmy Hoffa
13
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 14, 1913
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Brazil, Indiana, United States
Died: July 30

 6 
Barack Obama Sr.
(Kenyan Official)

Barack Obama Sr.
12
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 18, 1936
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rachuonyo District, Nyang'oma Kogelo
Died: November 24

 7 
Randy Rhoads
(Guitarist, Musician, Classical guitarist)

Randy Rhoads
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 6, 1956
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santa Monica
Died: March 19
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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 8 
Philip K. Dick
(Novelist)

Philip K. Dick
6
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 16, 1928
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: March 2

 9 
Vic Morrow
(Actor)

Vic Morrow
4
Birthdate: February 14, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Died: July 23
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 10 
Paul Lynde
(Comedian)

Paul Lynde
3
Birthdate: June 13, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mount Vernon, Ohio, United States
Died: January 10

 11 
Ayn Rand
(Writer)

Ayn Rand
33
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 2, 1905
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: March 6

 12 
Marty Robbins
(Singer-songwriter)

Marty Robbins
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 26, 1925
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Glendale, Arizona, United States
Died: December 8

 13 
Jack Swigert
(Astronaut)

Jack Swigert
13
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 30, 1931
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado
Died: December 27

 14 
Peter Maivia
(Professional wrestler)

Peter Maivia
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 6, 1937
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: American Samoa
Died: June 13
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 15 
Thelonious Monk
(Jazz Pianist & Composer)

Thelonious Monk
4
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 10, 1917
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States
Died: February 17

 16 
Marty Feldman
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Poet)

Marty Feldman
1
Birthdate: July 8, 1934
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London
Died: December 2
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 17 
Satchel Paige
(Baseball player)

Satchel Paige
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 7, 1906
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Died: June 8

 18 

Romy Schneider
3
Birthdate: September 23, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: May 29

 19 
Sarah Churchill
(Actress the daughter of Winston Churchill)

Sarah Churchill
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 7, 1914
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: September 24

 20 

Hugh Beaumont
1
Birthdate: February 16, 1909
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Eudora, Kansas, United States
Died: May 14
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 21 

Dominique Dunne
7
Birthdate: November 23, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Died: November 4
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 22 
Douglas Bader
(Aircraft pilot)

Douglas Bader
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 21, 1910
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: St John's Wood, London, England
Died: September 5

 23 
Jack Webb
(Actor)

Jack Webb
1
Birthdate: April 2, 1920
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, USA
Died: December 23
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 24 

Warren Oates
3
Birthdate: July 5, 1928
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Depoy, Kentucky, United States
Died: April 3
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 25 
Lee Strasberg
(Actor, Director)

Lee Strasberg
1
Birthdate: November 17, 1901
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Budaniv, Ukraine
Died: February 17
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 26 
Brenda Benet
(Actress)

Brenda Benet
6
Birthdate: August 14, 1945
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Died: April 7
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 27 
Virginia Hall
(Espionage agent)

Virginia Hall
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 6, 1906
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: July 8

 28 
Eleanor Powell
(Dancer, Actress)

Eleanor Powell
4
Birthdate: November 21, 1912
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: February 11
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 29 
Glenn Gould
(Pianist)

Glenn Gould
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 25, 1932
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
Died: October 4

 30 
Carl Orff
(Composer)

Carl Orff
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 10, 1895
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: March 29

 31 

Hans-Ulrich Rudel
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 2, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Kondratów, Poland
Died: December 18

 32 

Victor Buono
5
Birthdate: February 3, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: San Diego, California, USA
Died: January 1
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 33 
Fernando Lamas
(Former Actor and Director)

Fernando Lamas
2
Birthdate: January 9, 1915
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: October 8
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 34 
Vinoba Bhave
(Social Reformer & Philosopher)

Vinoba Bhave
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 11, 1895
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Died: November 15

 35 
Anna Freud
(Psychoanalyst)

Anna Freud
2
Birthdate: December 3, 1895
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: October 9

 36 
John Cheever
(Novelist & Short Story Writer)

John Cheever
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 27, 1912
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Quincy
Died: June 18

 37 
Fazlur Rahman Khan
(Structural engineer)

Fazlur Rahman Khan
6
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 3, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Died: March 27

 38 
Jean Batten
(Aviator Who Made Record Breaking Trans-world Flights)

Jean Batten
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 15, 1909
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rotorua, New Zealand
Died: November 22

 39 

Arthur Rubinstein
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 28, 1887
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Łódź, Poland
Died: December 20

 40 

Kenneth More
1
Birthdate: September 20, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire, England
Died: July 12
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 41 
Micki Harris
(Singer)

Micki Harris
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 22, 1940
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Passaic, New Jersey, United States
Died: June 10

 42 
Zeng Jinlian
(Tallest Woman)

Zeng Jinlian
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 26, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hunan, China
Died: February 13

 43 

Arthur Lowe
1
Birthdate: September 22, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hayfield, Derbyshire, England, UK
Died: April 15
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 44 
Djuna Barnes
(Artist)

Djuna Barnes
0
Birthdate: June 12, 1892
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Storm King Mountain, New York, United States
Died: June 18

 45 
Lester Bangs
(American music critic)

Lester Bangs
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 13, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Escondido
Died: April 30

 46 

Curd Jürgens
1
Birthdate: December 13, 1915
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Solln, Munich, Germany
Died: June 18
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 47 
King Vidor
(Film Director and Producer)

King Vidor
2
Birthdate: February 8, 1894
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Galveston, Texas, U.S.
Died: November 1

 48 
Celia Johnson
(Actress)

Celia Johnson
3
Birthdate: December 18, 1908
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Richmond, Surrey, England
Died: April 26

 49 
Sobhuza II
(Ngwenyama of Eswatini (1899-1982))

Sobhuza II
3
Birthdate: July 22, 1899
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zombodze, Swaziland
Died: August 21

 50 
Elis Regina
(Singer of popular and jazz music)

Elis Regina
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 17, 1945
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Died: January 19
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)