Famous People Who Died In 1986

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1986. This list includes people like Cary Grant, Desi Arnaz, Gia Carangi, Harold Macmillan, James Cagney and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include novelists, poets, political leaders and actresses who died in 1986. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

Cary GrantCary Grant
18 January 1904, British, American
American-British actor
Desi ArnazDesi Arnaz
02 March 1917, Cuban, American
 

Phil LynottPhil Lynott
20 August 1949, Irish, British
Singer

Georgia O'KeeffeGeorgia O'Keeffe
15 November 1887, American
Artist

Jiddu KrishnamurtiJiddu Krishnamurti
12 May 1895, Indian
Public Speaker & Philosopher

Cliff BurtonCliff Burton
10 February 1962, American
Bass Guitarist for the American heavy metal band
Harold MacmillanHarold Macmillan
10 February 1894, British
Former British Prime Minister

Gia CarangiGia Carangi
29 January 1960, American
Model

James CagneyJames Cagney
17 July 1899, American
Actor, Dancer

Tenzing NorgayTenzing Norgay
29 May 1914, Nepalese
Mountaineer
Simone de BeauvoirSimone de Beauvoir
09 January 1908, French
Writer

Neerja BhanotNeerja Bhanot
07 September 1963, Indian
Air Hostess for Hijacked Pan Am Flight 73
Vyacheslav MolotovVyacheslav Molotov
09 March 1890, Russian
Politician

Jorge Luis BorgesJorge Luis Borges
24 August 1899, Argentinian
Poet

Ted KnightTed Knight
07 December 1923, American
Actor
Anthony SpilotroAnthony Spilotro
19 May 1938, American
Mobster

Tommy DouglasTommy Douglas
20 October 1904, Canadian
Former Canadian Politician & Baptist Minister
Scatman CrothersScatman Crothers
23 May 1910, American
Actor, dancer, singer, musician

Sterling HaydenSterling Hayden
26 March 1916, American
Actor

Benny GoodmanBenny Goodman
30 May 1909, American
Bandleader and clarinetist
Josef Allen HynekJ. Allen Hynek
01 May 1910, American
Astronomer, Ufologist

Keenan WynnKeenan Wynn
27 July 1916, American
Actor
Elsa LanchesterElsa Lanchester
28 October 1902, American
Actress

Ray MillandRay Milland
03 January 1907, Welsh
Actor

Otto PremingerOtto Preminger
05 December 1905, American
Director

Hermione BaddeleyHermione Baddeley
13 November 1906, British, American
Actress
Broderick CrawfordBroderick Crawford
09 December 1911, American
Actor
Murray HamiltonMurray Hamilton
24 March 1923, American
Actor

Henry MooreHenry Moore
30 July 1898, British
 

Gian-Carlo Coppola Gian-Carlo Coppola
17 September 1963, American
Film Producer

Samora MachelSamora Machel
29 September 1933, Mozambican
Political leader
Rukmini Devi ArundaleRukmini Devi Arundale
29 February 1904, Indian
Bharatnatyam Dancer

Alan Jay LernerAlan Jay Lerner
31 August 1918, American
American lyricist

Bernard MalamudBernard Malamud
26 April 1914, American
American novelist

Bessie Love Bessie Love
10 September 1898, American
Actress

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Albert von Szent-Györgyi Albert Szent-Györgyi
16 September 1893, Austrian, Hungarian, American
Physiologist
Leonid KantorovichLeonid Kantorovich
19 January 1912, Russian, Russian
Economist

Alva MyrdalAlva Myrdal
31 January 1902, Swedish
Nobel Peace Prize Winner
Assi RahbaniAssi Rahbani
04 May 1923, Lebanese
Composer

Elisabeth Bergner Elisabeth Bergner
22 August 1897, British
Actress

L Ron HubbardL Ron Hubbard
13 March 1911, American
Founder of Church of Scientology
Robert Sanderson Mulliken Robert S. Mulliken
07 June 1896, American
Chemist, Physicist

James RainwaterJames Rainwater
09 December 1917, American
Physicist
Paul TournierPaul Tournier
12 May 1898, Swiss
Physician

John Dann MacDonaldJohn Dann MacDonald
24 July 1916, American
Novelist, Short Story Writer

L. Ron HubbardL. Ron Hubbard
13 March 1911, American
Officer, Novelist, Musician, Writer, Screenwriter,

Vincente MinnelliVincente Minnelli
28 February 1903, American
Theatre director, Film director

Andrei TarkovskyAndrei Tarkovsky
04 April 1932, Russian
Film director, Actor, Film editor, Screenwriter,
Christa McAuliffeChrista McAuliffe
02 September 1948, American
Astronaut, Teacher

Smita PatilSmita Patil
17 October 1955, Indian
Actor

Donna ReedDonna Reed
27 January 1921, American
American film actress

Mircea EliadeMircea Eliade
13 March 1907, Romanian
Historian
Richard ManuelRichard Manuel
03 April 1943, Canadian
Singer-songwriter, Singer, Pianist, Musician

Marlin PerkinsMarlin Perkins
28 March 1905, American
Zoologist
Chiune SugiharaChiune Sugihara
01 January 1900, Japanese
Diplomat

Anna NeagleAnna Neagle
20 October 1904, British
Actor, Singer, Musician

Paola MoriPaola Mori
18 September 1928, Italian
Actor
Joseph BeuysJoseph Beuys
12 May 1921, German
Sculptor, Choreographer, Painter, University

Jean GenetJean Genet
19 December 1910, French
Writer, Playwright, Poet, Film director,
Perry EllisPerry Ellis
03 March 1940, American
Fashion designer

Ronald McNairRonald McNair
21 October 1950, American
Physicist, Astronaut

Paul FreesPaul Frees
22 June 1920, American
Actor, Screenwriter, Dub actor, Film actor,
Raymond LoewyRaymond Loewy
05 November 1893, French, American
Designer, Automotive designer, Postage stamp

Hyman G. RickoverHyman G. Rickover
27 January 1900, American
Officer, Submariner
Lilli PalmerLilli Palmer
24 May 1914, German
Actor, Writer, Table tennis player, Autobiographer

Hank GreenbergHank Greenberg
01 January 1911, American
Famous Baseball Players

Minoru YamasakiMinoru Yamasaki
01 December 1912, American
Architect

Jacqueline RoqueJacqueline Roque
24 February 1926, French
choreographer, painter, model
Ellison OnizukaEllison Onizuka
24 June 1946, American
Officer, Astronaut, Engineer
Dick ScobeeDick Scobee
19 May 1939, American
Officer, Astronaut

Beryl MarkhamBeryl Markham
26 October 1902, British
Horse trainer

Henri ToivonenHenri Toivonen
25 August 1956, Finnish
Rally driver, Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver

Frank DeCiccoFrank DeCicco
05 November 1935, American
 
Jacques PlanteJacques Plante
17 January 1929, Canadian
Ice hockey player

Harold ArlenHarold Arlen
15 February 1905, American
Composer, Songwriter, Music arranger, Film

Herbert W. ArmstrongHerbert W. Armstrong
31 July 1892, American
 

Fritz PollardFritz Pollard
27 January 1894, American
American coach

Elio de AngelisElio de Angelis
26 March 1958, Italian
Motorcycle racer, Racecar driver, Pianist
Urho KekkonenUrho Kekkonen
03 September 1900, Finnish
Politician, Diplomat, Athletics competitor,

Kate WolfKate Wolf
27 January 1942, American
Composer, Singer-songwriter
Gregory JarvisGregory Jarvis
24 August 1944, American
Engineer, Astronaut, Officer

Abel MeeropolAbel Meeropol
10 February 1903, American
Poet, Songwriter, Writer

Adolfo CeliAdolfo Celi
27 July 1922, Italian
Film director, Actor, Film producer
Erich KochErich Koch
19 June 1896, German
politician

Michael SpilotroMichael Spilotro
12 September 1944, American
Actor, Television actor
Juan RulfoJuan Rulfo
16 May 1917, Mexican
writer, screenwriter, photographer, novelist

Felix MitchellFelix Mitchell
1954 AD, American
Drug Dealer, Organized Crime

Masti Venkatesha IyengarMasti Venkatesha Iyengar
06 June 1891, Indian
Writer

Emilio FernándezEmilio Fernández
26 March 1904, Mexican
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Military
Gardner FoxGardner Fox
20 May 1911, American
Comics artist, Writer, Novelist, Science fiction

Jim LakerJim Laker
09 February 1922, British
Cricketer
John Bagot GlubbJohn Bagot Glubb
16 April 1897, British
Engineer, Officer

Marcel DassaultMarcel Dassault
22 January 1892, French
Politician, Engineer, Entrepreneur, Aerospace

Teddy WilsonTeddy Wilson
1912 AD
Pianist

Ye JianyingYe Jianying
28 April 1897
Politician
Michel de CerteauMichel de Certeau
17 May 1925, French
Historian, Philosopher, University teacher