Famous People Who Died In 1990

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1990. This list includes people like Leonard Bernstein, Roald Dahl, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Ava Gardner, Lev Yashin and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, poets and novelists who died in 1990. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Italy & India and many more countries.

Sammy Davis Jr.Sammy Davis Jr.
(singer)

08 December 1925

American

Roald DahlRoald Dahl
(Novelist, Short Story Writer)

13 September 1916

British,Welsh

Ryan WhiteRyan White

06 December 1971

American

Stevie Ray VaughanStevie Ray Vaughan
(Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer)

03 October 1954

American

Ava GardnerAva Gardner

24 December 1922

American

Greta GarboGreta Garbo
(Film actress)

18 September 1905

Swedish,American

Barbara StanwyckBarbara Stanwyck
(Actress)

16 June 1907

American

Keith HaringKeith Haring
(American artist)

04 May 1958

American

B. F. SkinnerB. F. Skinner
(American psychologist)

20 March 1904

American

Leonard BernsteinLeonard Bernstein
(Conductor (New York Philharmonic))

25 August 1918

American

Rex Harrison Rex Harrison
(Actor)

05 March 1908

British

Paulette GoddardPaulette Goddard
(Film actress)

03 June 1910

American

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Lev YashinLev Yashin
(Football Player)

22 October 1929

Russian,Russian

Aaron CoplandAaron Copland
(Composer, teacher, writer)

14 November 1900

American

Irene DunneIrene Dunne
(Actress)

20 December 1898

American

Vic TaybackVic Tayback
(Actor)

06 January 1930

American

Joan BennettJoan Bennett
(Actress)

27 February 1910

American

Mary MartinMary Martin
(Actress, Singer)

01 December 1913

American

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Tunku Abdul RahmanTunku Abdul Rahman
(First Prime Minister of Malaysia)

08 February 1903

Malaysian

Gary MerrillGary Merrill
(Actor)

02 August 1915

American

Robert NoyceRobert Noyce
(Co-inventor of the integrated circuit)

12 December 1927

American

Malcolm MuggeridgeMalcolm Muggeridge
(Journalist and Author)

24 March 1903

British

Patrick WhitePatrick White
(Australian Writer)

28 May 1912

Australian

John Stewart BellJohn Stewart Bell
(Physicist)

28 June 1928

Northern Irish

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Reinaldo ArenasReinaldo Arenas
(Cuban poet)

16 July 1943

Cuban

Norman CousinsNorman Cousins
(Journalist & Author)

24 June 1915

American

Hussein OnnHussein Onn
(Former Prime Minister of Malaysia)

12 February 1922

Malaysian

José Napoleón DuarteJosé Napoleón Duarte
(Salvadoran Political figure)

23 November 1925

Salvadoran

Alberto MoraviaAlberto Moravia
(Italian novelist)

28 November 1907

Italian

Anatole BroyardAnatole Broyard
(Writer)

16 July 1920

American

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Martin RittMartin Ritt
(Film Director)

02 March 1914

American

Robert HofstadterRobert Hofstadter
(Physicist)

05 February 1915

American

An WangAn Wang
(Co-founder of Wang Laboratories)

07 February 1920

Chinese,American

Osho RajneeshOsho Rajneesh
(One of the most controversial spiritual leaders and public speakers)

11 December 1931

Indian

Pavel Alekseyevich CherenkovPavel Cherenkov
(Physicist)

28 July 1904

Russian

David RoseDavid Rose
(Entrepreneur)

15 June 1910

American

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Curtis LemayCurtis Lemay
(U. S. Air Force General During World War II)

15 November 1906

American

Jože JavoršekJože Javoršek
(Playwright)

20 October 1920

Slovenian

Alan John Percival TaylorAlan John Percival Taylor
(Historian)

25 March 1906

British

Sammy Davis Jr.Sammy Davis Jr.
(American singer)

08 December 1925

American

RajneeshRajneesh
(Teacher, Writer, Autobiographer, Guru)

11 December 1931

Indian

Jim HensonJim Henson
(Television director, Film director, Film producer, Voice actor, Puppeteer, Actor, Screenwriter)

24 September 1936

American

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Lawrence DurrellLawrence Durrell
(Novelist)

27 February 1912

British

CapucineCapucine
(Actor, Model)

06 January 1928

French

Meir KahaneMeir Kahane
(Politician, Rabbi, Journalist)

01 August 1932

Israeli,American

Tom FogertyTom Fogerty
(Singer, Guitarist)

09 November 1941

American

Del ShannonDel Shannon
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Songwriter, Guitarist, Musician)

30 December 1934

American

Sarah VaughanSarah Vaughan
(Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist)

27 March 1924

American

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Rocky GrazianoRocky Graziano
(Boxer, Television actor)

01 January 1919

Italian,American

Samuel DoeSamuel Doe
(Military personnel)

06 May 1951

Liberian

Xavier CugatXavier Cugat
(Conductor, Composer, Jazz musician, Singer, Bandleader)

01 January 1900

Cuban,Spanish

Michael PowellMichael Powell
(Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer)

30 September 1905

British

Louis AlthusserLouis Althusser
(Philosopher, Politician, University teacher)

16 October 1918

French

HalstonHalston
(Fashion designer, Costume designer)

23 April 1932

American

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Viktor TsoiViktor Tsoi
(Poet, Actor, Singer, Guitarist, Composer, Songwriter)

21 June 1962

Russian

Jacques DemyJacques Demy
(Film director, Screenwriter, Dialogue writer, Lyricist, Film producer, Actor)

05 June 1931

French

Bill CullenBill Cullen
(Actor)

18 February 1920

American

Dexter GordonDexter Gordon
(Actor, Saxophonist)

1923 AD

American

Brent MydlandBrent Mydland
(Musician, Singer)

21 October 1952

American

Elliott RooseveltElliott Roosevelt
(Politician, Military personnel)

23 September 1910

American

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John BowlbyJohn Bowlby
(Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Child psychiatrist)

26 February 1907

British

V. ShantaramV. Shantaram
(Film director, Actor, Film producer, Screenwriter, Film actor)

18 November 1901

Indian

Stefano CasiraghiStefano Casiraghi
(Businessperson, Socialite)

08 September 1960

Italian

Gerald BullGerald Bull
(Aerospace engineer, Engineer, Inventor)

09 March 1928

Canadian

Sammy Davis, Jr.Sammy Davis, Jr.
(Singer)

09 December 1925

American

Wendell ScottWendell Scott
(Racecar driver)

29 August 1921

American

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Lewis MumfordLewis Mumford
(Architect, Historian of technology, Historian, Sociologist, Screenwriter, Literary critic, Philosopher, Journalist)

19 October 1895

American

Bruno BettelheimBruno Bettelheim
(Writer, Psychologist, University teacher, Psychiatrist)

28 August 1903

Austrian,American

Walker PercyWalker Percy
(Writer, Novelist, Philosopher)

28 May 1916

American

Graham YoungGraham Young
(Serial killer)

07 September 1947

British

A. J. P. TaylorA. J. P. Taylor
(Historian of the modern age, University teacher, Journalist)

25 March 1906

British

Slim KeithSlim Keith
(Model, Socialite)

15 July 1917

American

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Ric GrechRic Grech
(Guitarist)

01 November 1946

British

Michael OakeshottMichael Oakeshott
(Philosopher, Political scientist, University teacher)

11 December 1901

British

William S. PaleyWilliam S. Paley
(Executive)

28 September 1901

American