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
19 November 1917, Indian
 
Marvin GayeMarvin Gaye
02 April 1939, American
Singer, Musician

Ed GeinEd Gein
27 August 1906, American
Murderer

Andy KaufmanAndy Kaufman
17 January 1949, American
Entertainer

Ray KrocRay Kroc
05 October 1902, American
Founder of the McDonald’s Corporation

Richard BurtonRichard Burton
10 November 1925, Welsh
Actor
Michel FoucaultMichel Foucault
15 October 1926, French
French philosopher

Truman CapoteTruman Capote
30 September 1924, American
Author

James Mason James Mason
15 May 1909, British
Actor

Ansel AdamsAnsel Adams
20 February 1902, American
Photographer
Yuri AndropovYuri Andropov
15 June 1914, Russian
Former General Secretary of the Communist Party of

Peter LawfordPeter Lawford
07 September 1923, British, American
Actor
Tommy CooperTommy Cooper
19 March 1921, British
Comedian

Ethel MermanEthel Merman
16 January 1908, American
Actress

Paul DiracPaul Dirac
08 August 1902, British
Physicist
J. B. PriestleyJ. B. Priestley
13 September 1894, British
Novelist and Playwright

Jon-Erik HexumJon-Erik Hexum
05 November 1957, American
Actor
Janet GaynorJanet Gaynor
06 October 1906, American
Actress

Sue RandallSue Randall
08 October 1935, American
Actress

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter
Lennard PearceLennard Pearce
09 February 1915, British
Actor

Oskar Werner Oskar Werner
13 November 1922, Austrian
Actor
Francis SchaefferFrancis Schaeffer
30 January 1912, American
Theologian, Philosopher

BrassaiBrassaï
09 September 1899, French, Hungarian, Romanian
Photographer

Irwin ShawIrwin Shaw
27 February 1913, American
Illness

Janaki AmmalJanaki Ammal
1897 AD, Indian
Botanist
Pyotr KapitsaPyotr Kapitsa
08 July 1894, Russian
Physicist
Alberta HunterAlberta Hunter
01 April 1895, American
American singer

Adam MalikAdam Malik
22 July 1917, Indonesian
Former Vice President of Indonesia

Julio CortazarJulio Cortazar
26 August 1914, Argentinian
Novelist

Carl Ferdinand CoriCarl Ferdinand Cori
05 December 1896, Czech, American
Biochemist
Martin RyleMartin Ryle
27 September 1918, British
Astronomer

Alfred Kastler Alfred Kastler
03 May 1902, French
Physicist

Ayodele AwojobiAyodele Awojobi
12 March 1937, Nigerien
Academic

Diana DorsDiana Dors
23 October 1931, British
Actress

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Jackie CooganJackie Coogan
1914 AD, American
Film Actor, Television Actor
Jarnail Singh BhindranwaleJarnail Singh Bhindranwale
12 February 1947, Indian
 

Jackie WilsonJackie Wilson
09 June 1934, American
Singer
Johnny WeissmullerJohnny Weissmuller
02 June 1904, Romanian, American
Film actor, Swimmer, Actor, Water polo player,

François TruffautFrançois Truffaut
06 February 1932, French
Film director, Screenwriter, Film actor, Film

Count BasieCount Basie
21 August 1904, American
pianist, bandleader, conductor, composer
Sam PeckinpahSam Peckinpah
1925 AD, American
Film Actor, Director

Walter PidgeonWalter Pidgeon
23 September 1897, Canadian, American
Actor, Singer, Stage actor, Television actor,
Martin NiemöllerMartin Niemöller
14 January 1892, German
Theologian

Lee KrasnerLee Krasner
27 October 1908, American
Painter, Printmaker

Eric MorecambeEric Morecambe
14 May 1926, British
actor, comedian

Richard BasehartRichard Basehart
31 August 1914, American
Actor

Garry WinograndGarry Winogrand
14 January 1928, American
Photographer
Mark W. ClarkMark W. Clark
01 May 1896, American
Officer

Stanley MilgramStanley Milgram
15 August 1933, American
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist

Alan BergAlan Berg
01 January 1934, American
Radio personality, Lawyer, Journalist

Big Mama ThorntonBig Mama Thornton
11 December 1926, American
Musician, Singer
John BetjemanJohn Betjeman
28 August 1906, British
Poet, Writer, Journalist, Literary critic

Ernest TubbErnest Tubb
1914 AD
Guitarist, Songwriter, Singer, Disc Jockey
Alfred A. KnopfAlfred A. Knopf
12 September 1892, American
New York City, New York, United States

Karl WolffKarl Wolff
13 May 1900, German
Politician, Officer

Richard BrautiganRichard Brautigan
30 January 1935, American
Writer, Poet, Novelist
Hans SpeidelHans Speidel
28 October 1897, German
Career soldier, Military personnel

Stanislaw UlamStanislaw Ulam
13 April 1909, Polish, Ukrainian, American
Mathematician
Meredith WillsonMeredith Willson
18 May 1902, American
Conductor, Composer, Flautist, Pianist, Songwriter

Eddie LoweryEddie Lowery
14 October 1902, American
Golfer

Shabeg SinghShabeg Singh
1925 AD, Indian
Indian Army
Ahmed Sékou TouréAhmed Sékou Touré
09 January 1922, American
Political leader

Patrick NagelPatrick Nagel
25 November 1945, American
Artist
Dino ShafeekDino Shafeek
21 March 1930, Bangladeshi
Comedian, Actor

Alexis KornerAlexis Korner
19 April 1928, British
Musician, Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter

Tigran PetrosianTigran Petrosian
17 June 1929, Georgian
Chess player, Writer, Journalist

Jane RobertsJane Roberts
08 May 1929, American
Poet, Writer, Psychic, Science fiction writer,
Karl RahnerKarl Rahner
05 March 1904, German
Theologian, Writer, University teacher, Catholic
Agnes von KurowskyAgnes von Kurowsky
05 January 1892, American
Nurse

Muhammad NaguibMuhammad Naguib
20 February 1901, Egyptian, Sudanese
 

Enrico BerlinguerEnrico Berlinguer
25 May 1922, Italian
Politician

Moshé FeldenkraisMoshé Feldenkrais
06 May 1904, Israeli
Physicist, Judoka, University teacher
Lenny BreauLenny Breau
05 August 1941, Canadian
Guitarist, Songwriter, Jazz musician, Musician,

Edward JamesEdward James
16 August 1907
Horticulturist, Architect, Writer

Kevin A. LynchKevin A. Lynch
07 January 1918, American
architect, university teacher

Raoul SalanRaoul Salan
10 June 1899, French
Military personnel

Dmitriy UstinovDmitriy Ustinov
30 October 1908, Russian
 
M. A. G. OsmaniM. A. G. Osmani
01 September 1918, Bangladeshi
 

Richard E. BellmanRichard E. Bellman
26 August 1920, American
Mathematician, University teacher, Computer
Bernard LonerganBernard Lonergan
17 December 1904, Canadian
Theologian, Philosopher, University teacher

Raymond L.S. PatriarcaRaymond L.S. Patriarca
18 March 1908, American
 

Roland PenroseRoland Penrose
14 October 1900, British
Paramedic, Art historian, Engineer, Photographer,
William EmpsonWilliam Empson
27 September 1906, British
Literary critic, Poet, Writer

Rajinder Singh BediRajinder Singh Bedi
01 September 1915, Indian
Playwright, Film director, Screenwriter
Yigael YadinYigael Yadin
20 March 1917, Israeli
Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Politician,

Henri MichauxHenri Michaux
24 May 1899, Belgian, French
Painter, Poet, Writer

Hervey M. CleckleyHervey M. Cleckley
25 January 1903, American
Psychiatrist, screenwriter

Vicente AleixandreVicente Aleixandre
26 April 1898, Spanish
Spanish poet
Jean ProuvéJean Prouvé
08 April 1901, French
Architect, Designer, Artist, Politician

Eduardo De FilippoEduardo De Filippo
24 May 1900, Italian
Film director, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter,
Juan TizolJuan Tizol
22 January 1900, Puerto Rican
Composer, Jazz musician

SantoSanto
23 September 1917, Mexican
Actor, Professional wrestler, Film actor

Carl BoenishCarl Boenish
03 April 1941, American
Cinematographer

Chaïm PerelmanChaïm Perelman
20 May 1912, Belgian, Polish
Philosopher, University teacher
Barbara DemingBarbara Deming
23 July 1917, American
Writer, Journalist