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

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
American
 

Dr. SeussDr. Seuss
American
Writer, Cartoonist

Miles DavisMiles Davis
American
Jazz Trumpeter
Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
Australian, American
Actor

Richard SpeckRichard Speck
American
Murderer

Steve ClarkSteve Clark
British
Musician
Gene TierneyGene Tierney
American
Actress

Klaus BarbieKlaus Barbie
German
Nazi Leader

Bert ConvyBert Convy
American
Actor

Nancy KulpNancy Kulp
American
Actress
Jean ArthurJean Arthur
American
Actress

Lee RemickLee Remick
American
Actress
Johnny ThundersJohnny Thunders
American
Guitarist

John McIntireJohn McIntire
American
Actor

Frank CapraFrank Capra
Italian, American
Film Director
Ralph BellamyRalph Bellamy
American
Actor

Sir David LeanDavid Lean
British
Film Director, Producer & Screenwater
Colleen DewhurstColleen Dewhurst
Canadian
Actress

Vasily ZaytsevVasily Zaytsev
Russian
Sniper

Aldo RayAldo Ray
American
Actor

Martha GrahamMartha Graham
American
Modern dancer and choreographer
Margot FonteynMargot Fonteyn
British
Ballerina
James FranciscusJames Franciscus
American
Actor

John BardeenJohn Bardeen
American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

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

Paul BrownPaul Brown
American
American Football Coach
Isaac Bashevis SingerIsaac Bashevis Singer
Polish, American
Writer

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Jerzy KosińskiJerzy Kosiński
American
Novelist

Victor ChangVictor Chang
Australian
Surgeon

Gustáv HusákGustáv Husák
Slovak
Slovak Politician

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
American
American photographer
Edwin H. LandEdwin H. Land
American
Scientist

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
American
Abstract Painter
Salvatore Edoardo LuriaSalvador Luria
Italian
Microbiologist

Aaron SiskindAaron Siskind
American
Photographer

Carl David AndersonCarl David Anderson
American
Physicist
Edwin Mattison McMillanEdwin McMillan
American
Physicist

Alfonso García RoblesAlfonso García Robles
Mexican
Diplomat
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

Eric CarrEric Carr
American
Drummer, Musician
Stan GetzStan Getz
American
Saxophonist, Jazz musician

Steve MarriottSteve Marriott
British
Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Actor, Record
Tony RichardsonTony Richardson
British
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor

Olav V of NorwayOlav V of Norway
Norwegian
Former King of Norway

Jiang QingJiang Qing
Chinese
Actress
James IrwinJames Irwin
American
Officer, Astronaut, Aviator

Tennessee Ernie FordTennessee Ernie Ford
American
Singer, Television presenter, Actor, Songwriter
Gene ClarkGene Clark
American
Guitarist, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Composer

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

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

Dottie WestDottie West
Songwriter, Singer
Tom of FinlandTom of Finland
Finnish
Painter, Illustrator
Leo DurocherLeo Durocher
American
writer, Baseball Player

Lazar KaganovichLazar Kaganovich
Ukrainian, Russian
Politician

Carmine CoppolaCarmine Coppola
American
composer, conductor, film score composer

Peggy AshcroftPeggy Ashcroft
British
Actress
Poon LimPoon Lim
Chinese, American
Sailor

Leo FenderLeo Fender
American
American inventor

Joachim KrollJoachim Kroll
German
Criminal, Serial killer

Cool Papa BellCool Papa Bell
Baseball Player

Henri LefebvreHenri Lefebvre
French
Philosopher, Politician, Sociologist, University
Martin HannettMartin Hannett
British
Record producer, Composer

Mimi SmithMimi Smith
British
Nurse, Housewife, Secretary
Diana TurbayDiana Turbay
Colombian
Journalist

PadmarajanPadmarajan
Indian
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor

Marcel LefebvreMarcel Lefebvre
French
Theologian, Catholic priest
Red GrangeRed Grange
actor, American football player

Northrop FryeNorthrop Frye
Canadian
Writer, Philosopher, Educationist, Cleric, Poet,
Arno BrekerArno Breker
German
Architect, Sculptor, Politician, University

George StiglerGeorge Stigler
American
Economist

Donald HoustonDonald Houston
British
Actor

Max FrischMax Frisch
Swiss
Writer, Architect, Playwright, Novelist, Diarist,
Alex NorthAlex North
American
Composer

Sylvia FineSylvia Fine
American
Actor, Film producer, Composer, Lyricist,
Vince TaylorVince Taylor
British
Singer, Songwriter

Jack PurcellJack Purcell
Canadian
Stockbroker, Badminton player
Rufino TamayoRufino Tamayo
Mexican
Painter

John Sherman CooperJohn Sherman Cooper
American
Politician, Judge, Lawyer, Diplomat, American
Lino BrockaLino Brocka
Filipino
film director, screenwriter, actor