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
Michael LandonMichael Landon
American
Actor

Rajiv GandhiRajiv Gandhi
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Miles DavisMiles Davis
American
Jazz Trumpeter

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss
American
Author

Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
Australian, American
Actor
Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
American
 

Richard SpeckRichard Speck
American
Murderer
Klaus BarbieKlaus Barbie
German
Nazi Leader

Gene TierneyGene Tierney
American
Actress

Lee RemickLee Remick
American
Actress

Nancy KulpNancy Kulp
American
Actress

Jean ArthurJean Arthur
American
Actress

Bert ConvyBert Convy
American
Actor
Olav V of NorwayOlav V of Norway
Norwegian
Former King of Norway

Frank CapraFrank Capra
Italian, American
Film Director

Sir David LeanDavid Lean
British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater

John McIntireJohn McIntire
American
Actor
Johnny ThundersJohnny Thunders
American
Guitarist

Ralph BellamyRalph Bellamy
American
Actor
Colleen DewhurstColleen Dewhurst
Canadian
Actress

Steve ClarkSteve Clark
British
Musician

John BardeenJohn Bardeen
American
Nobel Laureate in Physics
Aldo RayAldo Ray
American
Actor

James RooseveltJames Roosevelt
American
United States Congressman, US Military Officer,
Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
Ukrainian, Russian
Politician

James FranciscusJames Franciscus
American
Actor

Leo FenderLeo Fender
American
Inventor
Martha GrahamMartha Graham
American
Modern dancer and choreographer

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Jerzy KosińskiJerzy Kosiński
American
Novelist
Margot FonteynMargot Fonteyn
British
Ballerina

Paul BrownPaul Brown
American
American Football Coach

Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
Polish, American
Writer

Ronald DeWolfRonald DeWolf
American
Son of Scientology’s founder Lafayette Ronald
Edwin H. LandEdwin H. Land
American
Scientist
Victor ChangVictor Chang
Australian
Surgeon

Gustáv HusákGustáv Husák
Slovak
Slovak Politician

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
American
Abstract Painter

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
American
American photographer
Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist

Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
American
Physicist

Richard StoneRichard Stone
British
Economist

Aaron SiskindAaron Siskind
American
Photographer

Edwin Mattison McMillanEdwin McMillan
American
Physicist
Vasily ZaytsevVasily Zaytsev
Russian
Sniper

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
Henry Graham GreeneHenry Graham Greene
British
Novelist

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

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

Redd FoxxRedd Foxx
American
Comedian

Ken CurtisKen Curtis
American
Singer

Louie AndersonLouie Anderson
American
Camera man
Howard AshmanHoward Ashman
American
Composer, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Songwriter, Film

Fred MacMurrayFred MacMurray
American
American actor

Lee AtwaterLee Atwater
American
Political consultant

David RuffinDavid Ruffin
American
Singer
Klaus KinskiKlaus Kinski
German, Polish
Actor

Kevin Peter HallKevin Peter Hall
American
Actor
Tony RichardsonTony Richardson
British
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor

Steve MarriottSteve Marriott
British
Musician

Stan GetzStan Getz
American
Saxophonist, Jazz musician
Jiang QingJiang Qing
Chinese
Politician

Eric CarrEric Carr
American
Drummer, Musician
Gene ClarkGene Clark
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer

Natalie SchaferNatalie Schafer
American
Actress

Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
American
Singer, Television presenter, Actor, Songwriter
Yves MontandYves Montand
French, Italian
Film actor, Actor, Chansonnier, Singer,

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

Leo DurocherLeo Durocher
American
writer, Baseball Player

Dottie WestDottie West
American
Singer-Songwriter

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

PadmarajanPadmarajan
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor

George GobelGeorge Gobel
American
Actor

Claudio ArrauClaudio Arrau
Chilean, American
Pianist
Sylvia FineSylvia Fine
American
Actor, Film producer, Composer, Lyricist,

Diana TurbayDiana Turbay
Colombian
Journalist

Henri LefebvreHenri Lefebvre
French
Philosopher, Politician, Sociologist, University

James IrwinJames Irwin
American
Officer, Astronaut, Aviator

Martin HannettMartin Hannett
British
Record producer, Composer
Cool Papa BellCool Papa Bell
Baseball Player

Joachim KrollJoachim Kroll
German
Criminal, Serial killer
Happy ChandlerHappy Chandler
American
Politician

Mimi SmithMimi Smith
British
Nurse, Housewife, Secretary
Arno BrekerArno Breker
German
Architect, Sculptor, Politician, University
Marcel LefebvreMarcel Lefebvre
French
Theologian, Catholic priest