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

Michael LandonMichael Landon
American
Actor

Miles DavisMiles Davis
American
Jazz Trumpeter

Rajiv GandhiRajiv Gandhi
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Robert MaxwellRobert Maxwell
British
Media Proprietor
Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
American
 

Richard SpeckRichard Speck
American
Murderer

Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
Australian, American
Actor
Klaus BarbieKlaus Barbie
German
Nazi Leader

Gene Tierney Gene Tierney
American
Actress
Frank CapraFrank Capra
Italian, American
Film Director

Henry Graham GreeneHenry Graham Greene
British
Novelist

Nancy KulpNancy Kulp
American
Actress
Olav V of NorwayOlav V of Norway
Norwegian
Former King of Norway

Ralph BellamyRalph Bellamy
American
Actor

Bert ConvyBert Convy
American
Actor

Aldo RayAldo Ray
American
Actor
James RooseveltJames Roosevelt
American
United States Congressman, US Military Officer,

Sir David LeanDavid Lean
British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater
Jean ArthurJean Arthur
American
Actress

Colleen DewhurstColleen Dewhurst
Canadian
Actress

John McIntireJohn McIntire
American
Actor
James FranciscusJames Franciscus
American
Actor

Steve ClarkSteve Clark
British
Musician
Johnny ThundersJohnny Thunders
American
Guitarist

Paul BrownPaul Brown
American
American Football Coach

Stanley GetzStanley Getz
American
Saxophonist
Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
Ukrainian, Russian
Politician

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Martha GrahamMartha Graham
American
Modern dancer and choreographer
Ronald DeWolfRonald DeWolf
American
Son of Scientology’s founder Lafayette Ronald

Margot FonteynMargot Fonteyn
British
Ballerina

John BardeenJohn Bardeen
American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

Leo FenderLeo Fender
American
Inventor
Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
Polish, American
Writer
Jerzy KosińskiJerzy Kosiński
American
Novelist

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

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
American
Abstract Painter

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
American
American photographer

Vasily ZaytsevVasily Zaytsev
Russian
Sniper

Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist
Rufino TamayoRufino Tamayo
Mexican
Painter

Aaron SiskindAaron Siskind
American
Photographer
Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
American
Physicist

Richard StoneRichard Stone
British
Economist

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

Sir Arthur LewisSir Arthur Lewis
Saint Lucian
Economist
Ragnar GranitRagnar Granit
Finnish, Swedish
Physiologist

Gene TierneyGene Tierney
American
Actress

Lee RemickLee Remick
American
Actress

William Arthur LewisWilliam Arthur Lewis
Saint Lucian
Economist

Vasily Grigoryevich ZaitsevVasily Grigoryevich Zaitsev
Russian
Sniper
Kevin Peter HallKevin Peter Hall
American
Actor

Redd FoxxRedd Foxx
American
Comedian

Oona O'NeillOona O'Neill
Bermudian, British
Actor

Natalie SchaferNatalie Schafer
American
Actress
Fred MacMurrayFred MacMurray
American
American actor

Ken CurtisKen Curtis
American
Singer
Klaus KinskiKlaus Kinski
German, Polish
Actor

David RuffinDavid Ruffin
American
Singer

Sylvia FineSylvia Fine
American
Actor, Film producer, Composer, Lyricist,
Tony RichardsonTony Richardson
British
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor

Steve MarriottSteve Marriott
British
Musician
Lee AtwaterLee Atwater
American
Political consultant

Eric CarrEric Carr
American
Drummer, Musician

Jiang QingJiang Qing
Chinese
Politician
John RussellJohn Russell
American
Actor, Officer, Film actor, Television actor

Carmine CoppolaCarmine Coppola
American
composer, conductor, film score composer
Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
American
Singer, Television presenter, Actor, Songwriter

Howard AshmanHoward Ashman
American
Composer, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Songwriter, Film

Brad DavisBrad Davis
American
Actor

Ronald LaceyRonald Lacey
British
Actor
Stan GetzStan Getz
American
Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Gene ClarkGene Clark
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer

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

Leo DurocherLeo Durocher
American
writer, Baseball Player

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

Don SiegelDon Siegel
American
Film director

Dottie WestDottie West
American
Singer-Songwriter

George GobelGeorge Gobel
American
Actor

John Sherman CooperJohn Sherman Cooper
American
Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American
Martin HannettMartin Hannett
British
Record producer, Composer

Henri LefebvreHenri Lefebvre
French
Philosopher, Politician, Sociologist, University
Peggy AshcroftPeggy Ashcroft
British
Actress

Mimi SmithMimi Smith
British
Nurse, Housewife, Secretary
Lino BrockaLino Brocka
Filipino
film director, screenwriter, actor
Red GrangeRed Grange
actor, American football player