Famous People Who Died At 53

The list of famous people who died at 53 includes George Michael, John Denver, Vladimir Lenin, Richard Ramirez, Babe Ruth. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, emperors & kings, artists and actors and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 53 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & Russia and many more countries.

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 1 Mohammed Omar

Mohammed Omar
28
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Terrorist
Birthdate: 1960 AD
Birthplace: Kandahar, Afghanistan
Died: April 23, 2013
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 2 George Michael

George Michael
22
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: June 25, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: East Finchley, London, England
Died: December 25, 2016
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 3 Richard Ramirez

Richard Ramirez
62
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: February 29, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, United States
Died: June 7, 2013
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 4 Vladimir Lenin

Vladimir Lenin
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Famous As: Former Premier of the Soviet Union
Birthdate: April 22, 1870
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Ulyanovsk, Russia
Died: January 21, 1924

 5 John Denver

John Denver
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 31, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Roswell, New Mexico, United States
Died: October 12, 1997

 6 Babe Ruth

Babe Ruth
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: February 6, 1895
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Pigtown, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: August 16, 1948
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 7 Hermann Goring

Hermann Goring
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: German Military Leader
Birthdate: January 12, 1893
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rosenheim, Kingdom of Bavaria, German Empire
Died: October 15, 1946
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 8 Mary Shelley

Mary Shelley
9
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: August 30, 1797
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Somers Town, London, England
Died: February 1, 1851

 9 Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: January 31, 1919
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cairo, Georgia, United States
Died: October 24, 1972

 10 Carolyn Jones

Carolyn Jones
2
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 8, 1930
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Amarillo, Texas, United States
Died: August 3, 1983

 11 Maurice Gibb

Maurice Gibb
2
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: December 22, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Douglas, Isle of Man
Died: January 12, 2003
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 12 Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 7, 1967
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
Died: April 29, 2020
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 Ivan the Terrible

Ivan the Terrible
2
Famous As: Grand Prince of Moscow (1533-1547)
Birthdate: August 25, 1530
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kolomenskoye, Moscow, Russia
Died: March 28, 1584
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 Vivien Leigh

Vivien Leigh
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 5, 1913
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Darjeeling, Bengal Presidency, British India
Died: July 8, 1967

 15 Jerry Garcia

Jerry Garcia
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: August 1, 1942
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Francisco
Died: August 9, 1995
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 16 Jim Henson

Jim Henson
4
Famous As: Puppeteer
Birthdate: September 24, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Greenville, Mississippi, United States
Died: May 16, 1990
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 17 Fred West

Fred West
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Serial Killer
Birthdate: September 29, 1941
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Much Marcle, United Kingdom
Died: January 1, 1995

 18 Vic Morrow

Vic Morrow
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 14, 1929
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Died: July 23, 1982
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 19 René Déscartes

René Déscartes
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Famous As: Mathematician, Philosopher and Writer
Birthdate: March 31, 1596
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: La Haye en Touraine, Touraine, France
Died: February 11, 1650

 20 Marc Antony

Marc Antony
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Roman General
Birthdate: January 14, 0083
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rome
Died: August 1, 0030

 21 Philip K. Dick

Philip K. Dick
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: December 16, 1928
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: March 2, 1982

 22 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: May 7, 1840
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Votkinsk, Russia
Died: November 6, 1893

 23 Charles VI of France

Charles VI of France
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Famous As: King of France (1380-1422)
Birthdate: December 3, 1368
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paris, France
Died: October 21, 1422

 24 John von Neumann

John von Neumann
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Computer Scientist
Birthdate: December 28, 1903
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: February 8, 1957

 25 Scipio Africanus

Scipio Africanus
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Roman General
Birthdate: 0236 BC
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: 0183 BC

 26 Isabella I of Castile

Isabella I of Castile
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Famous As: Queen of Castile (1474-1504)
Birthdate: April 22, 1451
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Madrigal de las Altas Torres, Spain
Died: November 26, 1504

 27 Berry Berenson

Berry Berenson
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Photographer
Birthdate: April 14, 1948
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Murray Hill, New York City, New York
Died: September 11, 2001

 28 Linda Lovelace

Linda Lovelace
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Famous As: American Adult Film Star
Birthdate: January 10, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York City, New York
Died: April 22, 2002

 29 Maria Callas

Maria Callas
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Most Influential opera singer of the 20th century
Birthdate: December 2, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: September 16, 1977

 30 Emma Chambers

Emma Chambers
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 11, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Doncaster, Yorkshire, England, UK
Died: February 21, 2018
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 31 James K. Polk

James K. Polk
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 2, 1795
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pineville
Died: June 15, 1849

 32 Terence McKenna

Terence McKenna
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Famous As: Philosopher, Psychonaut, Ethnobotanist, Author
Birthdate: November 16, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Paonia, Colorado, United States
Died: April 3, 2000

 33 Pier Paolo Pasolini

Pier Paolo Pasolini
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: March 5, 1922
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bologna, Kingdom of Italy
Died: November 2, 1975

 34 Joachim von Ribbentrop

Joachim von Ribbentrop
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Nazi Minister
Birthdate: April 30, 1893
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wesel
Died: October 16, 1946
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 35 Isambard Kingdom Brunel

Isambard Kingdom Brunel
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Civil Engineer
Birthdate: April 9, 1806
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Portsmouth, England
Died: September 15, 1859

 36 Srividya

Srividya
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 24, 1953
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Madras, Tamil Nadu, India
Died: October 19, 2006

 37 William Moulton Marston

William Moulton Marston
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Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: May 9, 1893
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saugus, Massachusetts
Died: May 2, 1947

 38 Enrico Fermi

Enrico Fermi
0
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Physicist
Birthdate: September 29, 1901
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: November 28, 1954

 39 Benjamin Orr

Benjamin Orr
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lakewood, Ohio, United States
Died: October 4, 2000

 40 Dian Fossey

Dian Fossey
0
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Zoologist, Conservationist
Birthdate: January 16, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: December 26, 1985

 41 Cleavon Little

Cleavon Little
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 1, 1939
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Chickasha, Oklahoma
Died: October 22, 1992
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 42 Al-Ghazālī

Al-Ghazālī
1
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: 1058 AD
Birthplace: Ṭūs, Iran
Died: December 19, 1111

 43 Princess Märtha of Sweden

Princess Märtha of Sweden
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: March 28, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden
Died: April 5, 1954

 44 Yootha Joyce

Yootha Joyce
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Wandsworth, England
Died: August 24, 1980

 45 Erik the Red

Erik the Red
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: First permanent European settler in Greenland
Birthdate: 0950 AD
Birthplace: Norway
Died: 1003 AD

 46 Jack Wild

Jack Wild
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Listed In:
Famous As: Television actor, Film actor, Actor
Birthdate: September 30, 1952
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Royton
Died: March 1, 2006

 47 Gene Siskel

Gene Siskel
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Film critic. Journalist
Birthdate: January 26, 1946
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: February 20, 1999

 48 Frank Cali

Frank Cali
0
Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Mobster
Birthdate: March 26, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: March 13, 2019

 49 Alfred Rosenberg

Alfred Rosenberg
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Nazi Party theorist
Birthdate: January 12, 1893
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tallinn, Estonia
Died: October 16, 1946

 50 Yi Sun-sin

Yi Sun-sin
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Naval Commander
Birthdate: April 28, 1545
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hansung
Died: December 16, 1598