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
Rajiv GandhiRajiv Gandhi
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Michael LandonMichael Landon
American
Actor

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss
American
Writer, Cartoonist

Miles DavisMiles Davis
American
Jazz Trumpeter

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
American
 

Richard SpeckRichard Speck
American
Murderer

Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
Australian, American
Actor

Steve ClarkSteve Clark
British
Musician
Gene TierneyGene Tierney
American
Actress

Klaus BarbieKlaus Barbie
German
Nazi Leader

Nancy KulpNancy Kulp
American
Actress

Bert ConvyBert Convy
American
Actor
Lee RemickLee Remick
American
Actress

Jean ArthurJean Arthur
American
Actress
John BardeenJohn Bardeen
American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Paul BrownPaul Brown
American
American Football Coach

Johnny ThundersJohnny Thunders
American
Guitarist
Frank CapraFrank Capra
Italian, American
Film Director

John McIntireJohn McIntire
American
Actor
Sir David LeanDavid Lean
British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater

Ralph BellamyRalph Bellamy
American
Actor

Colleen DewhurstColleen Dewhurst
Canadian
Actress

Martha GrahamMartha Graham
American
Modern dancer and choreographer
Vasily ZaytsevVasily Zaytsev
Russian
Sniper
Aldo RayAldo Ray
American
Actor

Jerzy KosińskiJerzy Kosiński
American
Novelist

Margot FonteynMargot Fonteyn
British
Ballerina

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

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Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
Polish, American
Writer

Victor ChangVictor Chang
Australian
Surgeon

Edwin H. LandEdwin H. Land
American
Scientist

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
American
American photographer
Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
American
Abstract Painter

Gustáv HusákGustáv Husák
Slovak
Slovak Politician
Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist

Aaron SiskindAaron Siskind
American
Photographer

Edwin Mattison McMillanEdwin McMillan
American
Physicist
Alfonso García RoblesAlfonso García Robles
Mexican
Diplomat

Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
American
Physicist
Ragnar GranitRagnar Granit
Finnish, Swedish
Physiologist

Henry Graham GreeneHenry Graham Greene
British
Novelist

Sir Arthur LewisSir Arthur Lewis
Saint Lucian
Economist

Stanley GetzStanley Getz
American
Saxophonist

George Joseph StiglerGeorge Joseph Stigler
American
Economist
Gene Tierney Gene Tierney
American
Actress

Sir Richard StoneSir Richard Stone
British
Economist

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

Redd FoxxRedd Foxx
American
Television actor, Actor
Ken CurtisKen Curtis
American
Singer

David RuffinDavid Ruffin
American
Singer
Fred MacMurrayFred MacMurray
American
American actor

Kevin Peter HallKevin Peter Hall
American
Actor

Natalie SchaferNatalie Schafer
American
Actress
Steve MarriottSteve Marriott
British
Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Actor, Record

Tony RichardsonTony Richardson
British
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor
Jiang QingJiang Qing
Chinese
Actress

Eric CarrEric Carr
American
Drummer, Musician

Olav V of NorwayOlav V of Norway
Norwegian
Former King of Norway
Stan GetzStan Getz
American
Saxophonist, Jazz musician

James IrwinJames Irwin
American
Officer, Astronaut, Aviator
Gene ClarkGene Clark
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer

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

Tom of FinlandTom of Finland
Finnish
Painter, Illustrator

Yves MontandYves Montand
French, Italian
Film actor, Actor, Chansonnier, Singer,
Dottie WestDottie West
Songwriter, Singer
Lee AtwaterLee Atwater
American
Political consultant

Carmine CoppolaCarmine Coppola
American
composer, conductor, film score composer

Leo DurocherLeo Durocher
American
writer, Baseball Player

Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
Ukrainian, Russian
Politician
Howard AshmanHoward Ashman
American
Composer, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Songwriter, Film

Peggy AshcroftPeggy Ashcroft
British
Actress

Leo FenderLeo Fender
American
American inventor

Mimi SmithMimi Smith
British
Nurse, Housewife, Secretary

Henri LefebvreHenri Lefebvre
French
Philosopher, Politician, Sociologist, University
George GobelGeorge Gobel
American
Actor

PadmarajanPadmarajan
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor
Joachim KrollJoachim Kroll
German
Criminal, Serial killer

Cool Papa BellCool Papa Bell
Baseball Player

Marcel LefebvreMarcel Lefebvre
French
Theologian, Catholic priest
Lino BrockaLino Brocka
Filipino
film director, screenwriter, actor

Diana TurbayDiana Turbay
Colombian
Journalist
Northrop FryeNorthrop Frye
Canadian
Writer, Philosopher, Educationist, Cleric, Poet,

Martin HannettMartin Hannett
British
Record producer, Composer

Arno BrekerArno Breker
German
Architect, Sculptor, Politician, University

Red GrangeRed Grange
actor, American football player
George StiglerGeorge Stigler
American
Economist

Sylvia FineSylvia Fine
American
Actor, Film producer, Composer, Lyricist,
Donald HoustonDonald Houston
British
Actor

Alex NorthAlex North
American
Composer
Jack PurcellJack Purcell
Canadian
Stockbroker, Badminton player

Max FrischMax Frisch
Swiss
Writer, Architect, Playwright, Novelist, Diarist,
Poon LimPoon Lim
Chinese, American
Sailor