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
Former Prime Minister of Cambodia

Alan ShepardAlan Shepard
American
Astronaut, Aviator, Entrepreneur

Matthew ShepardMatthew Shepard
American
Gay Hate Murder Victim

George WallaceGeorge Wallace
American
 
Sonny BonoSonny Bono
American
Singer-songwriter

James Earl RayJames Earl Ray
American
Assassin

John DerekJohn Derek
American
Actor
Linda Louise McCartneyLinda McCartney
American
Photographer, Musician

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

Stokely CarmichaelStokely Carmichael
Guinean, Trinidadian, American
 

Michelle ThomasMichelle Thomas
American
Actress

Roddy McDowallRoddy McDowall
British
Actor

Roy RogersRoy Rogers
American
King of the Cowboys
Tammy WynetteTammy Wynette
American
Singer

Ted HughesTed Hughes
British
Poet and Children's Writer

Rob PilatusRob Pilatus
German
Singer

Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
British
 
Michel TrudeauMichel Trudeau
Canadian
Pierre Trudeau's son

Justin FashanuJustin Fashanu
British
Footballer

Jack LordJack Lord
American
Television actor

Persis KhambattaPersis Khambatta
Indian
Actress, Model
Carlos CastanedaCarlos Castaneda
American
Author

Flip WilsonFlip Wilson
American
Comedian & Actor
Martha GellhornMartha Gellhorn
American
Journalist & Writer

Harry CarayHarry Caray
American
 

Karla Faye TuckerKarla Faye Tucker
American
First woman to be executed in the US since 1984
Bob KaneBob Kane
American
Comic Book Writer

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Leo PennLeo Penn
American
Actor
Gulzarilal NandaGulzarilal Nanda
Indian
Former Prime Minister of India

Jeanette NolanJeanette Nolan
American
Actress

Ernst JüngerErnst Jünger
German
Soldier, Author, Entomologist

Archie MooreArchie Moore
American
Boxer
Benjamin Spock Benjamin Spock
American
Pediatrician and Political Activist
E. G. MarshallE. G. Marshall
American
Actor

Mary FrannMary Frann
American
Actress

Octavio PazOctavio Paz
Mexican
Writer, Poet, Diplomat and Noble Prize Laureate

Jerome RobbinsJerome Robbins
American
Dance Choreographer
Henny YoungmanHenny Youngman
American
Comedian

Vladimir Petrovich DemikhovVladimir Demikhov
Russian
Organ Transplant Pioneer

Galina UlanovaGalina Ulanova
Russian
Ballet Dancer, Choreographer

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
Syrian
Diplomat

Alfred SchnittkeAlfred Schnittke
German, Russian
Composer
Sid LuckmanSid Luckman
American
American Football Player

Helen CarterHelen Carter
American
Singer-Songwriter
Michael TippettMichael Tippett
British
Composer

Shalimar SeiuliShalimar Seiuli
American Samoan
Dancer

Theodore William Schultz Theodore Schultz
American
Economist
Vladimir PrelogVladimir Prelog
Swiss
Chemist

Frederick ReinesFrederick Reines
American
Physicist
Kenichi Fukui Kenichi Fukui
Japanese
Chemist

Allan McLeod Cormack Allan McLeod Cormack
British, American, South African
Physicist

Derek Harold Richard BartonDerek Barton
British
Chemist

Alan Lloyd HodgkinAlan Lloyd Hodgkin
British
Biophysicist & Physiologist

Vasili ArkhipovVasili Arkhipov
Russian
Naval Officer
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

Orlando AndersonOrlando Anderson
Musicians
Florence Griffith JoynerFlorence Griffith Joyner
American
Sprinter

Carl WilsonCarl Wilson
American
Musician, Guitarist, Record producer, Composer

Maureen O'SullivanMaureen O'Sullivan
Irish, American
Actress
Esther RolleEsther Rolle
American
Theater Actress, Film Actress, Television Actress

Joan HicksonJoan Hickson
British
Actress
Gene AutryGene Autry
American
Actor, Singer, Singer-songwriter, Musician,

Carl PerkinsCarl Perkins
Guitarist, Songwriter

Beverley CrossBeverley Cross
British
Screenwriter, Librettist
Roy BenavidezRoy Benavidez
American
Soldier

Wendy O. WilliamsWendy O. Williams
American
Singer
Norman FellNorman Fell
American
Actor

Dermot MorganDermot Morgan
Northern Irish
Comedian

Shari LewisShari Lewis
American
Actor, Television presenter, Puppeteer,

Sani AbachaSani Abacha
Nigerian
Military personnel
William JoyceWilliam Joyce
American
Actor
Ajit KhanAjit Khan
Indian
Actor

John HansonJohn Hanson
Canadian
Actor

Eddie RabbittEddie Rabbitt
American
Singer

Cozy PowellCozy Powell
British
Drummer
Lenny McLeanLenny McLean
British
Actor, Boxer

BharathanBharathan
Indian
film director

Mary MillarMary Millar
British
Actress

Junkyard DogJunkyard Dog
American
Wrestler

Francys ArsentievFrancys Arsentiev
American
Mountaineer
Protima BediProtima Bedi
Indian
Model

Alan J. PakulaAlan J. Pakula
American
American film director
Alice FayeAlice Faye
American
Actress

Hurd HatfieldHurd Hatfield
American
Actor
Shirley Ardell MasonShirley Ardell Mason
American
Artist
Grandpa JonesGrandpa Jones
American
Banjoist, Singer, Songwriter