Famous People Who Died In 1999

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1999. This list includes people like Wilt Chamberlain, Stanley Kubrick, Fred Trump, John F. Kennedy Jr., Joe DiMaggio and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, composers, novelists and journalists who died in 1999. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Canada 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 Wilt Chamberlain

Wilt Chamberlain
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: One of the Greatest Basketball Players
Birthdate: August 21, 1936
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 12
Height: 7'1" (216 cm)

 2 John F. Kennedy Jr.

John F. Kennedy Jr.
24
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Son of John F. Kennedy
Birthdate: November 25, 1960
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: July 16
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 3 Walter Payton

Walter Payton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: July 25, 1954
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Columbia, Mississippi, United States
Died: November 1
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Joe DiMaggio

Joe DiMaggio
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: November 25, 1914
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Martinez, California, United States
Died: March 8
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 5 Stanley Kubrick

Stanley Kubrick
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Famous As: One of the Greatest Filmmakers in Cinematic History
Birthdate: July 26, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: March 7

 6 Dusty Springfield

Dusty Springfield
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Artist, Cleric
Birthdate: April 16, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: West Hampstead, London,England
Died: March 2
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 7 Shel Silverstein

Shel Silverstein
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: September 25, 1930
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: May 10
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 8 Fred Trump

Fred Trump
23
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Real Estate Developer, Father of Donald Trump
Birthdate: October 11, 1905
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: June 25

 9 Brandon Burlsworth

Brandon Burlsworth
21
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: September 20, 1976
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Harrison, Arkansas, United States
Died: April 28
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 10 Madeline Kahn

Madeline Kahn
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Famous As: Former Actress whose credits include History of the World, Part I, Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein
Birthdate: September 29, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 3
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 11 Owen Hart

Owen Hart
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: May 7, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Calgary, Canada
Died: May 23
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 12 Carlos Hathcock

Carlos Hathcock
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military Personnel
Birthdate: May 20, 1942
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Little Rock, Arkansas
Died: February 23

 13 Oliver Reed

Oliver Reed
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 13, 1938
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wimbledon, London, England
Died: May 2

 14 George C. Scott

George C. Scott
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 18, 1927
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wise, Virginia, United States
Died: September 22
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 15 Vikram Batra

Vikram Batra
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 9, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Palampur
Died: July 7

 16 Curtis Mayfield

Curtis Mayfield
1
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Guitarist
Birthdate: June 3, 1942
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: December 26

 17 Gene Rayburn

Gene Rayburn
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Famous As: Radio & Television Personality
Birthdate: December 22, 1917
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Christopher, Illinois, United States
Died: November 29
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 18 DeForest Kelley

DeForest Kelley
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 20, 1920
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Toccoa, Georgia, USA
Died: June 11
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 19 Rory Calhoun

Rory Calhoun
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 8, 1922
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: April 28
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 20 King Hussein of Jordan

King Hussein of Jordan
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Famous As: King of Jordan (1952-99)
Birthdate: November 14, 1935
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan
Died: February 7

 21 Rick Rude

Rick Rude
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: December 7, 1958
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Saint Peter, Minnesota, United States
Died: April 20
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 22 George Hill Hodel

George Hill Hodel
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Suspect in the murder of Elizabeth Short aka the Black Dahlia
Birthdate: October 10, 1907
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: May 16

 23 Bill Bowerman

Bill Bowerman
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Co-founder of Nike, Inc.
Birthdate: February 19, 1911
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Died: December 24

 24 Mario Puzo

Mario Puzo
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Famous As: Novelist, Screenwriter
Birthdate: October 15, 1920
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: July 2

 25 Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy

Carolyn Bessette-Kennedy
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Publicist
Birthdate: January 7, 1966
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: White Plains, New York, United States
Died: July 16

 26 Khushwant Singh

Khushwant Singh
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Famous As: Novelist, Lawyer, Journalist & Politician
Birthdate: February 2, 1915
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hadali, British India (now in Khushab District, Punjab, Pakistan)
Died: March 20

 27 Ellen Corby

Ellen Corby
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 3, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Racine, Wisconsin, United States
Died: April 14
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 28 Scatman John

Scatman John
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Singer
Birthdate: March 13, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Monte, California, United States
Died: December 3
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 29 Cassie Bernall

Cassie Bernall
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Victim of Columbine High School Massacre
Birthdate: November 6, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wheat Ridge, Colorado, United States
Died: April 20

 30 Victor Mature

Victor Mature
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Famous As: First male film star to be labeled a hunk, he appeared in Samson and Delilah in 1949 and The Robe in 1953
Birthdate: January 29, 1913
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: August 4
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 31 Mel Tormé

Mel Tormé
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Actor, Singer, Composer, Novelist, Songwriter, Autobiographer, Jazz musician, Television actor, Writer
Birthdate: September 13, 1925
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: June 5

 32 Dana Plato

Dana Plato
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 7, 1964
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maywood, California, United States
Died: May 8
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 33 Iron Eyes Cody

Iron Eyes Cody
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 3, 1904
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kaplan, Louisiana, United States
Died: January 4

 34 Roger Troutman

Roger Troutman
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: November 29, 1951
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Hamilton, Ohio, United States
Died: April 25

 35 Sylvia Sidney

Sylvia Sidney
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 8, 1910
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: July 1
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 36 Lena Zavaroni

Lena Zavaroni
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: November 4, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland, UK
Died: October 1
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 37 Clayton Moore

Clayton Moore
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Famous As: American actor
Birthdate: September 14, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: December 28

 38 Rick Danko

Rick Danko
1
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: December 29, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Norfolk County, Canada
Died: December 10

 39 Julius Nyerere

Julius Nyerere
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Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 13, 1922
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Butiama, Tanzania
Died: October 14

 40 Pete Conrad

Pete Conrad
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: American NASA astronaut was the third person to walk on the Moon
Birthdate: June 2, 1930
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: July 8
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 41 Payne Stewart

Payne Stewart
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: January 30, 1957
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Springfield, Missouri, United States
Died: October 25

 42 Anthony Newley

Anthony Newley
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 24, 1931
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 14

 43 Desmond Llewelyn

Desmond Llewelyn
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 12, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Newport, Wales Newport, Wales
Died: December 19
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 44 Jill Wendy Dando

Jill Wendy Dando
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: November 9, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Weston-super-Mare, England
Died: April 26

 45 Gene Siskel

Gene Siskel
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Film critic. Journalist
Birthdate: January 26, 1946
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: February 20

 46 Buster Merryfield

Buster Merryfield
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 27, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Battersea, London, England
Died: June 23
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 47 Mary Kay Bergman

Mary Kay Bergman
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Famous As: Actor, Voice actor
Birthdate: June 5, 1961
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles
Died: November 11
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 48 Dirk Bogarde

Dirk Bogarde
1
Famous As: English actor
Birthdate: March 28, 1921
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: West Hampstead, London
Died: May 8

 49 Joseph Heller

Joseph Heller
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: May 1, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Coney Island, New York, United States
Died: December 12

 50 Shirley Hemphill

Shirley Hemphill
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Famous As: Comedians
Birthdate: July 1, 1947
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Asheville, North Carolina, United States
Died: December 10