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
Ed GeinEd Gein
American
Murderer

Marvin GayeMarvin Gaye
American
Singer, Musician

Andy KaufmanAndy Kaufman
American
Entertainer

Richard BurtonRichard Burton
Welsh
Actor

Michel FoucaultMichel Foucault
French
French philosopher
Truman CapoteTruman Capote
American
Author

Ray KrocRay Kroc
American
Founder of the McDonald’s Corporation

Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams
American
Photographer

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

Peter LawfordPeter Lawford
British, American
Actor
Tommy CooperTommy Cooper
British
Comedian

Paul DiracPaul Dirac
British
Physicist

Ethel MermanEthel Merman
American
Actress
Jon-Erik HexumJon-Erik Hexum
American
Actor

Janet GaynorJanet Gaynor
American
Actress
J. B. PriestleyJ. B. Priestley
British
Novelist and Playwright

Lee KrasnerLee Krasner
American
Artist

Sue RandallSue Randall
American
Actress
Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

Lennard PearceLennard Pearce
British
Actor
Oskar Werner Oskar Werner
Austrian
Actor

Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
American
Theologian, Philosopher

Janaki AmmalJanaki Ammal
Indian
Botanist

BrassaiBrassaï
French, Hungarian, Romanian
Photographer
Irwin ShawIrwin Shaw
American
Illness
Carl Ferdinand CoriCarl Ferdinand Cori
Czech, American
Biochemist

Pyotr KapitsaPyotr Kapitsa
Russian
Physicist

Martin RyleMartin Ryle
British
Astronomer

Adam MalikAdam Malik
Indonesian
Former Vice President of Indonesia
Alberta HunterAlberta Hunter
American
American singer

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Alfred Kastler Alfred Kastler
French
Physicist

Ayodele AwojobiAyodele Awojobi
Nigerien
Academic

Julio CortazarJulio Cortazar
Argentinian
Novelist

Anna AndersonAnna Anderson
Polish
Impostor
Diana DorsDiana Dors
British
Actress

Jackie CooganJackie Coogan
American
Film Actor, Television Actor
Jackie WilsonJackie Wilson
American
Singer

Jarnail Singh BhindranwaleJarnail Singh Bhindranwale
Indian
 

Johnny WeissmullerJohnny Weissmuller
Romanian, American
Film actor, Swimmer, Actor, Water polo player,
François TruffautFrançois Truffaut
French
Film director, Screenwriter, Film actor, Film

Count BasieCount Basie
American
pianist, bandleader, conductor, composer
Eric MorecambeEric Morecambe
British
actor, comedian

Sam PeckinpahSam Peckinpah
American
Film Actor, Director

Walter PidgeonWalter Pidgeon
Canadian, American
Actor, Singer, Stage actor, Television actor,

Jennifer KendalJennifer Kendal
Indian, British
Actress

Martin NiemöllerMartin Niemöller
German
Theologian
Leonard RossiterLeonard Rossiter
British
Actor

Arnold RidleyArnold Ridley
British
Actor

Dino ShafeekDino Shafeek
Bangladeshi
Comedian, Actor

Big Mama ThorntonBig Mama Thornton
American
Musician, Singer
Stanley MilgramStanley Milgram
American
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist

Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
American
Golfer
Richard BasehartRichard Basehart
American
Actor

Alan BergAlan Berg
American
Radio personality, Lawyer, Journalist

Alfred A. KnopfAlfred A. Knopf
American
New York City, New York, United States
John BetjemanJohn Betjeman
British
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Literary critic

SantoEl Santo
Mexican
Actor
Luke KellyLuke Kelly
Irish
Singer

Mark W. ClarkMark W. Clark
American
Officer

Mike RileyMike Riley
American
Musician
Meredith WillsonMeredith Willson
American
Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter

Ernest TubbErnest Tubb
Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer, Disc Jockey
Richard BrautiganRichard Brautigan
American
Writer, Poet, Novelist

Stanislaw UlamStanislaw Ulam
Polish, Ukrainian, American
Mathematician

Karl WolffKarl Wolff
German
Politician, Officer

Frank ChurchFrank Church
American
Politician
Hans SpeidelHans Speidel
German
Career soldier, Military personnel
Alexis KornerAlexis Korner
British
Musician, Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter

Karl RahnerKarl Rahner
German
Theologian, Writer, University teacher, Catholic

Shabeg SinghShabeg Singh
Indian
Indian Army

Ahmed Sékou TouréAhmed Sékou Touré
American
Political leader
Tigran PetrosianTigran Petrosian
Georgian
Chess player, Writer, Journalist

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

Joseph LoseyJoseph Losey
American
Film Director

Patrick NagelPatrick Nagel
American
Artist

Jane RobertsJane Roberts
American
Poet, Writer, Psychic, Science fiction writer,
Garry WinograndGarry Winogrand
American
Photographer

Walter AlstonWalter Alston
American
Baseball player
Agnes von KurowskyAgnes von Kurowsky
American
Nurse

Edward JamesEdward James
Horticulturist, Architect, Writer

Enrico BerlinguerEnrico Berlinguer
Italian
Politician
Moshé FeldenkraisMoshé Feldenkrais
Israeli
Physicist, Judoka, University teacher

Kevin A. LynchKevin A. Lynch
American
architect, university teacher
Bernard LonerganBernard Lonergan
Canadian
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher

Viktor ShklovskyViktor Shklovsky
Russian
Novelist

George GallupGeorge Gallup
American
Pollster

Raoul SalanRaoul Salan
French
Military personnel
Chester HimesChester Himes
American
Writer

M. A. G. OsmaniM. A. G. Osmani
Bangladeshi
 
Muhammad NaguibMuhammad Naguib
Egyptian, Sudanese
 

Richard E. BellmanRichard E. Bellman
American
Mathematician, University teacher, Computer
Dmitriy UstinovDmitriy Ustinov
Russian
 

Raymond L.S. PatriarcaRaymond L.S. Patriarca
American
 
Roland PenroseRoland Penrose
British
Paramedic, Art historian, Engineer, Photographer,