Famous People Who Died In 1984

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1984. This list includes people like Indira Gandhi, Marvin Gaye, Ed Gein, Ray Kroc, Andy Kaufman and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, political leaders, playwrights and artists who died in 1984. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & India and many more countries.

Indira GandhiIndira Gandhi
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India
Marvin GayeMarvin Gaye
American
Singer, Musician

Ed GeinEd Gein
American
Murderer

Richard BurtonRichard Burton
Welsh
Actor

Ray KrocRay Kroc
American
Founder of the McDonald’s Corporation

Andy KaufmanAndy Kaufman
American
Entertainer
Truman CapoteTruman Capote
American
Author

Michel FoucaultMichel Foucault
French
French philosopher

James Mason James Mason
British
Actor
Yuri AndropovYuri Andropov
Russian
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Peter LawfordPeter Lawford
British, American
Actor
Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams
American
Photographer

Paul DiracPaul Dirac
British
Physicist

Ethel MermanEthel Merman
American
Actress

Tommy CooperTommy Cooper
British
Comedian

Jon-Erik HexumJon-Erik Hexum
American
Actor
Sue RandallSue Randall
American
Actress

J. B. PriestleyJ. B. Priestley
British
Novelist and Playwright

Lennard PearceLennard Pearce
British
Actor

Martin NiemöllerMartin Niemöller
German
Theologian
Janet GaynorJanet Gaynor
American
Actress

Oskar Werner Oskar Werner
Austrian
Actor
Lee KrasnerLee Krasner
American
Artist

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
American
Theologian, Philosopher
Irwin ShawIrwin Shaw
American
Illness

Alberta HunterAlberta Hunter
American
American singer
Janaki AmmalJanaki Ammal
Indian
Botanist

Carl Ferdinand CoriCarl Ferdinand Cori
Czech, American
Biochemist

Pyotr KapitsaPyotr Kapitsa
Russian
Physicist
BrassaiBrassaï
French, Hungarian, Romanian
Photographer

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Adam MalikAdam Malik
Indonesian
Former Vice President of Indonesia
Martin RyleMartin Ryle
British
Astronomer

Ayodele AwojobiAyodele Awojobi
Nigerien
Academic

Alfred Kastler Alfred Kastler
French
Physicist

Julio CortazarJulio Cortazar
Argentinian
Novelist
Jennifer KendalJennifer Kendal
Indian, British
Actress
Jackie CooganJackie Coogan
American
Film Actor, Television Actor

Diana DorsDiana Dors
British
Actress

Jackie WilsonJackie Wilson
American
Singer

François TruffautFrançois Truffaut
French
Film director, Screenwriter, Film actor, Film
Wally WestWally West
American
Actor

Anna AndersonAnna Anderson
Polish
Impostor

Leonard RossiterLeonard Rossiter
British
Actor

Jarnail Singh BhindranwaleJarnail Singh Bhindranwale
Indian
 

Johnny WeissmullerJohnny Weissmuller
Romanian, American
Film actor, Swimmer, Actor, Water polo player,
Count BasieCount Basie
American
pianist, bandleader, conductor, composer

Sam PeckinpahSam Peckinpah
American
Film director
Walter PidgeonWalter Pidgeon
Canadian, American
Actor, Singer, Stage actor, Television actor,

Arnold RidleyArnold Ridley
British
Actor

Henry MurrayHenry Murray
French
Actor
Richard BasehartRichard Basehart
American
Actor

Luke KellyLuke Kelly
Irish
Singer
Sir Arthur Harris, 1st BaronetSir Arthur Harris, 1st Baronet
British
Military officer

Eric MorecambeEric Morecambe
British
actor, comedian

Stanley MilgramStanley Milgram
American
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist

Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
American
Golfer

Alfred A. KnopfAlfred A. Knopf
American
New York City, New York, United States
Alan BergAlan Berg
American
Radio personality, Lawyer, Journalist

Big Mama ThorntonBig Mama Thornton
American
Musician, Singer

Dino ShafeekDino Shafeek
Bangladeshi
Comedian, Actor

Mark W. ClarkMark W. Clark
American
Officer
SantoEl Santo
Mexican
Actor

Karl WolffKarl Wolff
German
Politician, Officer
Claire RichardsClaire Richards
American
Actress

Ernest TubbErnest Tubb
Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer, Disc Jockey

John BetjemanJohn Betjeman
British
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Literary critic
Richard BrautiganRichard Brautigan
American
Writer, Poet, Novelist

Joseph LoseyJoseph Losey
American
Film Director
Frank ChurchFrank Church
American
Politician

Stanislaw UlamStanislaw Ulam
Polish, Ukrainian, American
Mathematician

Meredith WillsonMeredith Willson
American
Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter
Hans SpeidelHans Speidel
German
Career soldier, Military personnel

Tigran PetrosianTigran Petrosian
Georgian
Chess player, Writer, Journalist
Roland PenroseRoland Penrose
British
Artist

Alexis KornerAlexis Korner
British
Musician, Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter

Patrick NagelPatrick Nagel
American
Artist

Rajinder Singh BediRajinder Singh Bedi
Indian
Playwright, Film director, Screenwriter
Ahmed Sékou TouréAhmed Sékou Touré
American
Political leader
Karl RahnerKarl Rahner
German
Theologian, Writer, University teacher, Catholic

Shabeg SinghShabeg Singh
Indian
Indian Army

Jane RobertsJane Roberts
American
Poet, Writer, Psychic, Science fiction writer,

Agnes von KurowskyAgnes von Kurowsky
American
Nurse
Enrico BerlinguerEnrico Berlinguer
Italian
Politician

Mikhail SholokhovMikhail Sholokhov
Russian
Novelist

Lenny BreauLenny Breau
Canadian
Guitarist, Songwriter, Jazz musician, Musician,

Mike RileyMike Riley
American
Musician

Walter AlstonWalter Alston
American
Baseball player
Richard E. BellmanRichard E. Bellman
American
Mathematician, University teacher, Computer

M. A. G. OsmaniM. A. G. Osmani
Bangladeshi
 
Moshé FeldenkraisMoshé Feldenkrais
Israeli
Physicist, Judoka, University teacher

Garry WinograndGarry Winogrand
American
Photographer
Raoul SalanRaoul Salan
French
Military personnel
Edward JamesEdward James
Horticulturist, Architect, Writer