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

Robert MaxwellRobert Maxwell
British
Media Proprietor
Klaus BarbieKlaus Barbie
German
Nazi Leader

Richard SpeckRichard Speck
American
Murderer

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
American
 
Gene TierneyGene Tierney
American
Actress

Henry Graham GreeneHenry Graham Greene
British
Novelist

Lee RemickLee Remick
American
Actress

Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
Australian, American
Actor

Ralph BellamyRalph Bellamy
American
Actor
Olav V of NorwayOlav V of Norway
Norwegian
Former King of Norway

Nancy KulpNancy Kulp
American
Actress

Margot FonteynMargot Fonteyn
British
Ballerina

Bert ConvyBert Convy
American
Actor
Colleen DewhurstColleen Dewhurst
Canadian
Actress

Johnny ThundersJohnny Thunders
American
Guitarist
Sir David LeanDavid Lean
British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater

Steve ClarkSteve Clark
British
Musician

Frank CapraFrank Capra
Italian, American
Film Director
John McIntireJohn McIntire
American
Actor

James FranciscusJames Franciscus
American
Actor
Jean ArthurJean Arthur
American
Actress

James RooseveltJames Roosevelt
American
United States Congressman, US Military Officer,

Stanley GetzStanley Getz
American
Saxophonist
Paul BrownPaul Brown
American
American Football Coach

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Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
Ukrainian, Russian
Politician
Martha GrahamMartha Graham
American
Modern dancer and choreographer

Aldo RayAldo Ray
American
Actor

Leo FenderLeo Fender
American
Inventor

John BardeenJohn Bardeen
American
Nobel Laureate in Physics
Ronald DeWolfRonald DeWolf
American
Son of Scientology’s founder Lafayette Ronald
Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
Polish, American
Writer

Jerzy KosińskiJerzy Kosiński
American
Novelist

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
American
Abstract Painter

George Joseph StiglerGeorge Joseph Stigler
American
Economist
Victor ChangVictor Chang
Australian
Surgeon

Gustáv HusákGustáv Husák
Slovak
Slovak Politician

Edwin H. LandEdwin H. Land
American
Scientist

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
American
American photographer

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist
Rufino TamayoRufino Tamayo
Mexican
Painter

Vasily ZaytsevVasily Zaytsev
Russian
Sniper
Aaron SiskindAaron Siskind
American
Photographer

Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
American
Physicist

Richard StoneRichard Stone
British
Economist
Edwin Mattison McMillanEdwin McMillan
American
Physicist

Alfonso García RoblesAlfonso García Robles
Mexican
Diplomat
Sir Arthur LewisSir Arthur Lewis
Saint Lucian
Economist

Ragnar GranitRagnar Granit
Finnish, Swedish
Physiologist

Oona O'NeillOona O'Neill
Bermudian, British
Actor

Redd FoxxRedd Foxx
American
Comedian

David RuffinDavid Ruffin
American
Singer
Ken CurtisKen Curtis
American
Singer

Kevin Peter HallKevin Peter Hall
American
Actor

Natalie SchaferNatalie Schafer
American
Actress

Fred MacMurrayFred MacMurray
American
American actor
Klaus KinskiKlaus Kinski
German, Polish
Actor

Vasily Grigoryevich ZaitsevVasily Grigoryevich Zaitsev
Russian
Sniper
Jiang QingJiang Qing
Chinese
Politician

Tony RichardsonTony Richardson
British
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor

Steve MarriottSteve Marriott
British
Musician
Brad DavisBrad Davis
American
Actor

Eric CarrEric Carr
American
Drummer, Musician
Gernot ReinstadlerGernot Reinstadler
Austrian
 

Stan GetzStan Getz
American
Saxophonist, Jazz musician

Howard AshmanHoward Ashman
American
Composer, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Songwriter, Film
Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
American
Singer, Television presenter, Actor, Songwriter

Carmine CoppolaCarmine Coppola
American
composer, conductor, film score composer
Lee AtwaterLee Atwater
American
Political consultant

Gene ClarkGene Clark
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer

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

Ronald LaceyRonald Lacey
British
Actor
Leo DurocherLeo Durocher
American
writer, Baseball Player
Don SiegelDon Siegel
American
Film director

John RussellJohn Russell
American
Actor, Officer, Film actor, Television actor

Peggy AshcroftPeggy Ashcroft
British
Actress

Soichiro HondaSoichiro Honda
Japanese
Businessperson
Tom of FinlandTom of Finland
Finnish
Painter, Illustrator

George GobelGeorge Gobel
American
Actor

Dottie WestDottie West
American
Singer-Songwriter

Diana TurbayDiana Turbay
Colombian
Journalist

PadmarajanPadmarajan
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor
Henri LefebvreHenri Lefebvre
French
Philosopher, Politician, Sociologist, University

Joey LaMottaJoey LaMotta
American
Boxing Manager
John Sherman CooperJohn Sherman Cooper
American
Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American

Martin HannettMartin Hannett
British
Record producer, Composer
Sylvia FineSylvia Fine
American
Actor, Film producer, Composer, Lyricist,
Arkady StrugatskyArkady Strugatsky
Russian
Author