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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Freddie Mercury

Freddie Mercury.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Record Producer
Birthdate: September 5, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Stone Town, Tanzania
Died: November 24
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 Olav V of Norway

Olav V of Norway.
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Famous As: Former King of Norway
Birthdate: July 2, 1903
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Appleton House, Sandringham, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Died: January 17

 3 Rajiv Gandhi

Rajiv Gandhi.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of India
Birthdate: August 20, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Died: May 21

 4 Michael Landon

Michael Landon.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 31, 1936
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Forest Hills, New York City, United States
Died: July 1
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 5 Miles Davis

Miles Davis.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Jazz Trumpeter
Birthdate: May 26, 1926
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Alton, Illinois
Died: September 28

 6 Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss.
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: March 2, 1904
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Springfield, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 24

 7 Robert Maxwell

Robert Maxwell.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Media Proprietor
Birthdate: June 10, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Slatinské Doly, Czechoslovakia (now Solotvyno, Ukraine)
Died: November 5
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 Klaus Barbie

Klaus Barbie.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Nazi Leader
Birthdate: October 25, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bad Godesberg
Died: 1991 AD

 9 James Franciscus

James Franciscus.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 31, 1934
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clayton, Missouri, United States
Died: July 8
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 10 Oona O'Neill

Oona O'Neill
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 14, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Warwick Parish, Bermuda
Died: September 27

 11 Cassandra Harris

Cassandra Harris.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 15, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sydney
Died: December 28

 12 Richard Speck

Richard Speck.
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: December 6, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Kirkwood, Illinois, United States
Died: December 5

 13 Redd Foxx

Redd Foxx
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: December 9, 1922
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: October 11
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 14 Gene Tierney

Gene Tierney.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 19, 1920
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Died: November 6
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 15 Lee Remick

Lee Remick.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 14, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Died: July 2
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 16 Henry Graham Greene

Henry Graham Greene.
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Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: October 2, 1904
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berkhamsted, England
Died: April 3

 17 Klaus Kinski

Klaus Kinski
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 18, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sopot, Poland
Died: November 23

 18 Gene Roddenberry

Gene Roddenberry.
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Birthdate: August 19, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: El Paso
Died: October 24

 19 Kevin Peter Hall

Kevin Peter Hall
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 9, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: April 10
Height: 7'3" (221 cm)

 20 Fred MacMurray

Fred MacMurray
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Famous As: American actor
Birthdate: August 30, 1908
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kankakee, Illinois, United States
Died: November 5

 21 Serge Gainsbourg

Serge Gainsbourg.
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 2, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris
Died: March 2

 22 Ken Curtis

Ken Curtis
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 2, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lamar, Colorado, USA
Died: April 28
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 23 Danny Thomas

Danny Thomas.
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Birthdate: January 6, 1912
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Deerfield, Michigan, U.S.
Died: February 6

 24 David Ruffin

David Ruffin
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 18, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Meridian
Died: June 1

 25 Vasily Zaytsev

Vasily Zaytsev.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Sniper
Birthdate: March 23, 1915
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Yeleninka, Russia
Died: December 15

 26 Eric Carr

Eric Carr
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Drummer, Musician
Birthdate: July 12, 1950
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City
Died: November 24

 27 Nancy Kulp

Nancy Kulp.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 28, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 3
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 28 Jiang Qing

Jiang Qing
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 5, 1914
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Zhucheng, Weifang, China
Died: May 14

 29 Tony Richardson

Tony Richardson
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor
Birthdate: June 5, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Shipley, England
Died: November 14

 30 Martha Graham

Martha Graham.
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Modern dancer and choreographer
Birthdate: May 11, 1894
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Allegheny County
Died: April 1

 31 Steve Marriott

Steve Marriott
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: January 30, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Manor Park, London, England
Died: April 20
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 32 Ralph Bellamy

Ralph Bellamy.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 17, 1904
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois
Died: November 29
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 33 Bert Convy

Bert Convy.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 23, 1933
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: St. Louis
Died: July 15
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 34 David Lean

Sir David Lean.
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Famous As: Film Director, Producer & Screenwater
Birthdate: March 25, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Croydon, Surrey, England
Died: April 16

 35 Steve Clark

Steve Clark.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: April 23, 1960
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hillsborough, Sheffield, United Kingdom
Died: January 8

 36 Jean Arthur

Jean Arthur.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 17, 1900
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Plattsburgh, New York, U.S.
Died: June 19

 37 Natalie Schafer

Natalie Schafer
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 5, 1900
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Died: April 10

 38 Frank Capra

Frank Capra.
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: May 18, 1897
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bisacquino, Sicily, Italy
Died: September 3
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 39 Johnny Thunders

Johnny Thunders.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: July 15, 1952
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Queens, New York, United States
Died: April 23
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 40 Colleen Dewhurst

Colleen Dewhurst.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 3, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montreal
Died: August 22
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 41 Lee Atwater

Lee Atwater
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Political consultant
Birthdate: February 27, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Died: March 29

 42 Tennessee Ernie Ford

Tennessee Ernie Ford
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Television presenter, Actor, Songwriter
Birthdate: February 13, 1919
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bristol
Died: October 17

 43 Aldo Ray

Aldo Ray.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 25, 1926
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania
Died: March 27
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 44 John McIntire

John McIntire.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 27, 1907
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Spokane, Washington
Died: January 30
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 45 Brad Davis

Brad Davis
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 6, 1949
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Tallahassee, Florida, United States
Died: September 8

 46 James Roosevelt

James Roosevelt.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: United States Congressman, US Military Officer, Businessman
Birthdate: December 23, 1907
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: August 13

 47 Howard Ashman

Howard Ashman
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Composer, Screenwriter, Lyricist, Songwriter, Film score composer
Birthdate: May 17, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Baltimore
Died: March 14

 48 Yves Montand

Yves Montand
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 13, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Monsummano Terme, Italy
Died: November 9
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 49 Carmine Coppola

Carmine Coppola
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: composer, conductor, film score composer
Birthdate: June 11, 1910
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City
Died: April 26

 50 John Russell

John Russell
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Famous As: Actor, Officer, Film actor, Television actor
Birthdate: January 3, 1921
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: January 19