Famous People Who Died In 1991

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1991. This list includes people like Freddie Mercury, Rajiv Gandhi, Michael Landon, Dr. Seuss, Miles Davis and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include actresses, composers, political leaders and novelists who died in 1991. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Russia and many more countries.

Freddie MercuryFreddie Mercury
British
Singer-songwriter
Dr. SeussDr. Seuss
American
Author

Miles DavisMiles Davis
American
Jazz Trumpeter

Michael LandonMichael Landon
American
Actor

Rajiv GandhiRajiv Gandhi
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
American
 

Richard SpeckRichard Speck
American
Murderer

Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
Australian, American
Actor
Frank CapraFrank Capra
Italian, American
Film Director

Gene TierneyGene Tierney
American
Actress
Klaus BarbieKlaus Barbie
German
Nazi Leader

Nancy KulpNancy Kulp
American
Actress

Lee RemickLee Remick
American
Actress

Ralph BellamyRalph Bellamy
American
Actor
Bert ConvyBert Convy
American
Actor

Jean ArthurJean Arthur
American
Actress

Sir David LeanDavid Lean
British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater

Colleen DewhurstColleen Dewhurst
Canadian
Actress
Steve ClarkSteve Clark
British
Musician

Paul BrownPaul Brown
American
American Football Coach
Olav V of NorwayOlav V of Norway
Norwegian
Former King of Norway

John McIntireJohn McIntire
American
Actor

Johnny ThundersJohnny Thunders
American
Guitarist
Martha GrahamMartha Graham
American
Modern dancer and choreographer

Vasily ZaytsevVasily Zaytsev
Russian
Sniper
John BardeenJohn Bardeen
American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Margot FonteynMargot Fonteyn
British
Ballerina

James RooseveltJames Roosevelt
American
United States Congressman, US Military Officer,
James FranciscusJames Franciscus
American
Actor

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Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
Ukrainian, Russian
Politician
Aldo RayAldo Ray
American
Actor

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
Polish, American
Writer

Leo FenderLeo Fender
American
Inventor

Ronald DeWolfRonald DeWolf
American
Son of Scientology’s founder Lafayette Ronald
Jerzy KosińskiJerzy Kosiński
American
Novelist
Edwin H. LandEdwin H. Land
American
Scientist

Victor ChangVictor Chang
Australian
Surgeon

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
American
American photographer

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
American
Abstract Painter
Gustáv HusákGustáv Husák
Slovak
Slovak Politician

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist

Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
American
Physicist

Edwin Mattison McMillanEdwin McMillan
American
Physicist

Richard StoneRichard Stone
British
Economist
Aaron SiskindAaron Siskind
American
Photographer

Alfonso García RoblesAlfonso García Robles
Mexican
Diplomat
Ragnar GranitRagnar Granit
Finnish, Swedish
Physiologist

Sir Arthur LewisSir Arthur Lewis
Saint Lucian
Economist

Stanley GetzStanley Getz
American
Saxophonist
George Joseph StiglerGeorge Joseph Stigler
American
Economist

Henry Graham GreeneHenry Graham Greene
British
Novelist
Gene Tierney Gene Tierney
American
Actress

Robert MaxwellRobert Maxwell
British
Politician, Entrepreneur, Writer, Publisher,

Rufino TamayoRufino Tamayo
Mexican
Painter

Redd FoxxRedd Foxx
American
Television actor, Actor

David RuffinDavid Ruffin
American
Singer
Ken CurtisKen Curtis
American
Singer

Fred MacMurrayFred MacMurray
American
American actor

Kevin Peter HallKevin Peter Hall
American
Actor

Steve MarriottSteve Marriott
British
Musician
Tony RichardsonTony Richardson
British
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor

Stan GetzStan Getz
American
Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Natalie SchaferNatalie Schafer
American
Actress

Eric CarrEric Carr
American
Drummer, Musician

Sylvia FineSylvia Fine
American
Actor, Film producer, Composer, Lyricist,
Jiang QingJiang Qing
Chinese
Politician

Gene ClarkGene Clark
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer
Lee AtwaterLee Atwater
American
Political consultant

Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
American
Singer, Television presenter, Actor, Songwriter

Tom of FinlandTom of Finland
Finnish
Painter, Illustrator
Carmine CoppolaCarmine Coppola
American
composer, conductor, film score composer

Howard AshmanHoward Ashman
American
Composer, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Songwriter, Film
Dottie WestDottie West
Songwriter, Singer

Yves MontandYves Montand
French, Italian
Film actor, Actor, Chansonnier, Singer,

Leo DurocherLeo Durocher
American
writer, Baseball Player

Soichiro HondaSoichiro Honda
Japanese
Businessperson
Peggy AshcroftPeggy Ashcroft
British
Actress
Don SiegelDon Siegel
American
Film director

PadmarajanPadmarajan
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor

George GobelGeorge Gobel
American
Actor

Henri LefebvreHenri Lefebvre
French
Philosopher, Politician, Sociologist, University
Diana TurbayDiana Turbay
Colombian
Journalist

Cool Papa BellCool Papa Bell
Baseball Player

Lino BrockaLino Brocka
Filipino
film director, screenwriter, actor

Mimi SmithMimi Smith
British
Nurse, Housewife, Secretary

Martin HannettMartin Hannett
British
Record producer, Composer
Eva Le GallienneEva Le Gallienne
British, American
Actress

Marcel LefebvreMarcel Lefebvre
French
Theologian, Catholic priest
Northrop FryeNorthrop Frye
Canadian
Writer, Philosopher, Educationist, Cleric, Poet,

James IrwinJames Irwin
American
Officer, Astronaut, Aviator
Dave GuardDave Guard
American
Singer, Banjoist, Singer-songwriter, Composer,
Gernot ReinstadlerGernot Reinstadler
Austrian