Famous People Who Died In 1998

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1998. This list includes people like Frank Sinatra, Phil Hartman, Sonny Bono, Linda McCartney, Pol Pot and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, artists and composers who died in 1998. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Germany and many more countries.

Frank SinatraFrank Sinatra
American
Singer and Actor
Pol PotPol Pot
Cambodian
Dictator, War Criminal

Phil HartmanPhil Hartman
Canadian, American
Actor, Voice Actor, Comedian

Matthew ShepardMatthew Shepard
American
Gay Hate Murder Victim

Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
American
Photographer, Musician

Sonny BonoSonny Bono
American
Singer-songwriter
Alan ShepardAlan Shepard
American
Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur

George WallaceGeorge Wallace
American
 

James Earl RayJames Earl Ray
American
Assassin

Lloyd BridgesLloyd Bridges
American
Film & TV Actor
Akira KurosawaAkira Kurosawa
Japanese
Filmmaker

Roy RogersRoy Rogers
American
King of the Cowboys
John DerekJohn Derek
American
Actor

Roddy McDowallRoddy McDowall
British
Actor

Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette
American
Singer
Michelle ThomasMichelle Thomas
American
Actress

Stokely CarmichaelStokely Carmichael
Guinean, Trinidadian, American
 
Ted HughesTed Hughes
British
Poet and Children's Writer

Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
British
 

Rob PilatusRob Pilatus
German
Singer
Harry CarayHarry Caray
American
 

Flip WilsonFlip Wilson
American
Comedian & Actor
Jack LordJack Lord
American
Television actor

Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
American
Journalist & Writer

Carlos CastanedaCarlos Castaneda
American
Author

Karla Faye TuckerKarla Faye Tucker
American
First woman to be executed in the US since 1984
Gulzarilal NandaGulzarilal Nanda
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India
Jeanette NolanJeanette Nolan
American
Actress

Michel TrudeauMichel Trudeau
Canadian
Pierre Trudeau's son

Persis KhambattaPersis Khambatta
Indian
Actress, Model
Leo PennLeo Penn
American
Actor

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Benjamin Spock Benjamin Spock
American
Pediatrician and Political Activist

E. G. MarshallE. G. Marshall
American
Actor

Mary FrannMary Frann
American
Actress

Jerome RobbinsJerome Robbins
American
Dance Choreographer
Vasili ArkhipovVasili Arkhipov
Russian
Naval Officer

Octavio PazOctavio Paz
Mexican
Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate
Vladimir Petrovich DemikhovVladimir Demikhov
Russian
Organ Transplant Pioneer

Henny YoungmanHenny Youngman
American
Comedian

Galina UlanovaGalina Ulanova
Russian
Ballet Dancer, Choreographer
Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
Syrian
Diplomat

Alfred SchnittkeAlfred Schnittke
German, Russian
Composer
Helen CarterHelen Carter
American
Singer-Songwriter

Michael TippettMichael Tippett
British
Composer

Frederick ReinesFrederick Reines
American
Physicist

Theodore William Schultz Theodore Schultz
American
Economist

Alan Lloyd HodgkinAlan Lloyd Hodgkin
British
Biophysicist & Physiologist
Allan McLeod Cormack Allan McLeod Cormack
British, American, South African
Physicist

Vladimir PrelogVladimir Prelog
Swiss
Chemist

Kenichi Fukui Kenichi Fukui
Japanese
Chemist

Derek Harold Richard BartonDerek Barton
British
Chemist
Martin Rodbell Martin Rodbell
American
Biochemist

George H. HitchingsGeorge H. Hitchings
American
Physiologist
Andre WeilAndre Weil
French
Mathematician

Barry Morris GoldwaterBarry Morris Goldwater
American
Former United States Senator

Florence Griffith JoynerFlorence Griffith Joyner
American
Sprinter
Raman LambaRaman Lamba
Indian
Cricketer

Carl WilsonCarl Wilson
American
Musician, Guitarist, Record producer, Composer
Esther RolleEsther Rolle
American
Theater Actress, Film Actress, Television Actress

Lenny McLeanLenny McLean
British
Actor, Boxer

Sani AbachaSani Abacha
Nigerian
Politician, Military personnel
Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez
American
Soldier

Justin FashanuJustin Fashanu
British
Association football player
Gene AutryGene Autry
American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,

Shari LewisShari Lewis
American
Actor, Television presenter, Puppeteer,

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
British
Screenwriter, Librettist

Carl PerkinsCarl Perkins
Guitarist, Songwriter
Francys ArsentievFrancys Arsentiev
American
Mountaineer
Wendy O. WilliamsWendy O. Williams
American
Singer

Norman FellNorman Fell
American
Actor

Alice FayeAlice Faye
American
Actress

Bob KaneBob Kane
American
Painter, Artist, Writer, Screenwriter
Cozy PowellCozy Powell
British
Drummer

Archie MooreArchie Moore
American
Professional boxer

Ernst JüngerErnst Jünger
German
Soldier, Author, Entomologist

Shirley Ardell MasonShirley Ardell Mason
American
Artist

BharathanBharathan
Indian
film director
Marjory Stoneman DouglasMarjory Stoneman Douglas
American
Journalist, Feminist

Protima BediProtima Bedi
Indian
Model
Alan J. PakulaAlan J. Pakula
American
American film director

Grandpa JonesGrandpa Jones
American
Banjoist, Singer, Songwriter

Dan OsmanDan Osman
American
Rock climber
Jean-François LyotardJean-François Lyotard
French
Philosopher, Philologist, Writer, Linguist,

Conrad SchumannConrad Schumann
German
Soldier
Jean MaraisJean Marais
French
Film actor, Actor, Sculptor, Painter, Theatre

Florence Griffith-JoynerFlorence Griffith-Joyner
American
American track and field athlete

Otto KretschmerOtto Kretschmer
German
Soldier, Submariner

Yang ShangkunYang Shangkun
Politician
Niklas LuhmannNiklas Luhmann
German
Philosopher, Scientist, Sociologist, University

Christian MortensenChristian Mortensen
Danish, American
Tailor
Todor ZhivkovTodor Zhivkov
Bulgarian
Politician

Konstantinos KaramanlisKonstantinos Karamanlis
Greek
Politician
Talat MahmoodTalat Mahmood
Indian
Actor, Singer

Raymond CattellRaymond Cattell
British, American
Psychologist, University teacher
David McClellandDavid McClelland
American
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist