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

Pol PotPol Pot
Cambodian
Dictator, War Criminal

Matthew ShepardMatthew Shepard
American
Gay Hate Murder Victim

Sonny BonoSonny Bono
American
Singer-songwriter

Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
American
Photographer, Musician
James Earl RayJames Earl Ray
American
Assassin

George WallaceGeorge Wallace
American
 

Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette
American
Singer

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

Ted HughesTed Hughes
British
Poet and Children's Writer
Roy RogersRoy Rogers
American
King of the Cowboys

John DerekJohn Derek
American
Actor

Roddy McDowallRoddy McDowall
British
Actor
Michelle ThomasMichelle Thomas
American
Actress

Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
British
 
Alan ShepardAlan Shepard
American
Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur

Stokely CarmichaelStokely Carmichael
Guinean, Trinidadian, American
 

Rob PilatusRob Pilatus
German
Singer
Bob KaneBob Kane
American
Comic Book Writer

Michel TrudeauMichel Trudeau
Canadian
Pierre Trudeau's son
Carlos CastanedaCarlos Castaneda
American
Author

Jack LordJack Lord
American
Television actor

Karla Faye TuckerKarla Faye Tucker
American
First woman to be executed in the US since 1984

Flip WilsonFlip Wilson
American
Comedian & Actor
Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
American
Journalist & Writer
Gulzarilal NandaGulzarilal Nanda
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Jeanette NolanJeanette Nolan
American
Actress

Harry CarayHarry Caray
American
 
Benjamin Spock Benjamin Spock
American
Pediatrician and Political Activist

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Persis KhambattaPersis Khambatta
Indian
Actress, Model

Archie MooreArchie Moore
American
Boxer

Leo PennLeo Penn
American
Actor

E. G. MarshallE. G. Marshall
American
Actor
Ernst JüngerErnst Jünger
German
Soldier, Author, Entomologist

Jerome RobbinsJerome Robbins
American
Dance Choreographer
Octavio PazOctavio Paz
Mexican
Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate

Mary FrannMary Frann
American
Actress

Vasili ArkhipovVasili Arkhipov
Russian
Naval Officer
Vladimir Petrovich DemikhovVladimir Demikhov
Russian
Organ Transplant Pioneer

Henny YoungmanHenny Youngman
American
Comedian
Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
Syrian
Diplomat

Alfred SchnittkeAlfred Schnittke
German, Russian
Composer

Helen CarterHelen Carter
American
Singer-Songwriter

Galina UlanovaGalina Ulanova
Russian
Ballet Dancer, Choreographer

Michael TippettMichael Tippett
British
Composer
Frederick ReinesFrederick Reines
American
Physicist

Alan Lloyd HodgkinAlan Lloyd Hodgkin
British
Biophysicist & Physiologist

Theodore William Schultz Theodore Schultz
American
Economist

Kenichi Fukui Kenichi Fukui
Japanese
Chemist
Vladimir PrelogVladimir Prelog
Swiss
Chemist

Allan McLeod Cormack Allan McLeod Cormack
British, American, South African
Physicist
Derek Harold Richard BartonDerek Barton
British
Chemist

George H. HitchingsGeorge H. Hitchings
American
Physiologist

Martin Rodbell Martin Rodbell
American
Biochemist
Andre WeilAndre Weil
French
Mathematician

Barry Morris GoldwaterBarry Morris Goldwater
American
Former United States Senator
Marjory DouglasMarjory Douglas
American
Journalist

Florence Griffith JoynerFlorence Griffith Joyner
American
Sprinter

Gene AutryGene Autry
American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,
Raman LambaRaman Lamba
Indian
Cricketer

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

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
British
Screenwriter, Librettist

Shalimar SeiuliShalimar Seiuli
American Samoan
Dancer

Eddie RabbittEddie Rabbitt
American
Singer
Lenny McLeanLenny McLean
British
Actor, Boxer
Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez
American
Soldier

Carl PerkinsCarl Perkins
Guitarist, Songwriter

Shari LewisShari Lewis
American
Actor, Television presenter, Puppeteer,

William JoyceWilliam Joyce
American
Actor
BharathanBharathan
Indian
film director

Dermot MorganDermot Morgan
Northern Irish
Comedian

Sani AbachaSani Abacha
Nigerian
Politician, Military personnel

Norman FellNorman Fell
American
Actor

Wendy O. WilliamsWendy O. Williams
American
Singer
Cozy PowellCozy Powell
British
Drummer

Alice FayeAlice Faye
American
Actress
John HansonJohn Hanson
Canadian
Actor

Justin FashanuJustin Fashanu
British
Association football player

Shirley Ardell MasonShirley Ardell Mason
American
Artist
Joan HicksonJoan Hickson
British
Actress

Francys ArsentievFrancys Arsentiev
American
Mountaineer
Sid LuckmanSid Luckman
American
American Footballer

Grandpa JonesGrandpa Jones
American
Banjoist, Singer, Songwriter

Alan J. PakulaAlan J. Pakula
American
American film director

Conrad SchumannConrad Schumann
German
Soldier
Jean-François LyotardJean-François Lyotard
French
Philosopher, Philologist, Writer, Linguist,

Marjory Stoneman DouglasMarjory Stoneman Douglas
American
Journalist, Feminist
Niklas LuhmannNiklas Luhmann
German
Philosopher, Scientist, Sociologist, University

Hurd HatfieldHurd Hatfield
American
Actor
Protima BediProtima Bedi
Indian
Model

Doak WalkerDoak Walker
American
American football player
Jean MaraisJean Marais
French
Film actor, Actor, Sculptor, Painter, Theatre