Famous People Who Died At 59

The list of famous people who died at 59 includes Clark Gable, William the Conqueror, Oliver Cromwell, Solomon, Rock Hudson. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, emperors & kings, poets and spiritual & religious leaders and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 59 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Italy 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 Robert Kardashian

Robert Kardashian.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Attorney
Birthdate: February 22, 1944
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: September 30, 2003
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 2 Clark Gable

Clark Gable.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 1, 1901
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cadiz, Ohio, United States
Died: November 16, 1960
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 3 William the Conqueror

William the Conqueror.
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Famous As: King of England
Birthdate: 1028 AD
Birthplace: Falaise, France
Died: September 9, 1087
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Oliver Cromwell

Oliver Cromwell.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: English Statesman
Birthdate: April 25, 1599
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire, Kingdom of England
Died: September 3, 1658

 5 Solomon

Solomon.
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Famous As: King of Israel
Birthdate: 0990 BC
Birthplace: Jerusalem, Israel
Died: 0931 BC

 6 Ali ibn Abi Talib

Ali ibn Abi Talib.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prophet of Islam
Birthdate: September 15, 0601
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mecca, Saudi Arabia
Died: January 29, 0661

 7 Rock Hudson

Rock Hudson.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 17, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Winnetka
Died: October 2, 1985
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 8 John Hughes

John Hughes
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Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: February 18, 1950
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States
Died: August 6, 2009

 9 Fyodor Dostoevsky

Fyodor Dostoevsky.
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Famous As: Novelist & Philosopher
Birthdate: November 11, 1821
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Died: February 9, 1881

 10 Tawny Kitaen

Tawny Kitaen
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 5, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States
Died: May 7, 2021

 11 Virginia Woolf

Virginia Woolf.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: January 25, 1882
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: South Kensington, London, England
Died: March 28, 1941

 12 John Brown

John Brown.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Abolitionist
Birthdate: May 9, 1800
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Torrington, Connecticut, United States
Died: December 2, 1859

 13 George Best

George Best.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: May 22, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Belfast
Died: November 25, 2005
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 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, 1999
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 15 Truman Capote

Truman Capote.
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Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 30, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: August 25, 1984
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 16 John Cassavetes

John Cassavetes.
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Famous As: Actor, Director
Birthdate: December 9, 1929
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: February 3, 1989
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 17 Jamal Khashoggi

Jamal Khashoggi
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: October 13, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Medina, Saudi Arabia
Died: October 2, 2018

 18 Bill Bixby

Bill Bixby.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 22, 1934
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: San Francisco, California
Died: November 21, 1993
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 19 Sher Shah Suri

Sher Shah Suri.
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Famous As: Founder of the Sur Empire in North India
Birthdate: 1486 AD
Birthplace: Sasaram
Died: May 22, 1545

 20 Emperor Meiji

Emperor Meiji.
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Famous As: Emperor of Japan
Birthdate: November 3, 1852
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kyoto Gyoen National Garden, Kyoto, Yamashiro Province, Japan
Died: July 30, 1912
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 21 Isoroku Yamamoto

Isoroku Yamamoto.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Japanese Naval Officer Who Conceived The Pearl Harbor Attack in 1941
Birthdate: April 4, 1884
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nagaoka, Niigata, Japan
Died: April 18, 1943

 22 Roy Cohn

Roy Cohn.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: February 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: August 2, 1986
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 23 Robert Reed

Robert Reed
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 19, 1932
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Highland Park, Illinois, United States
Died: May 12, 1992
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 24 Sitting Bull

Sitting Bull.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Warrior
Birthdate: 1831 AD
Birthplace: Grand River
Died: December 15, 1890

 25 Peter Lorre

Peter Lorre.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 26, 1904
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ružomberok
Died: March 23, 1964
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 26 Booker T. Washington

Booker T. Washington.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 5, 1856
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Westlake Corner, Virginia, United States
Died: November 14, 1915

 27 Harold Holt

Harold Holt.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of Australia
Birthdate: August 5, 1908
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Stanmore
Died: December 17, 1967

 28 Teddy Pendergrass

Teddy Pendergrass
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: March 26, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kingstree, South Carolina, USA
Died: January 13, 2010
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 29 Conway Twitty

Conway Twitty.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 1, 1933
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Friars Point
Died: June 5, 1993
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 30 Vincent Margera

Vincent Margera
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Famous As: Television actor, Actor, Film actor
Birthdate: July 3, 1956
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Concordville, Pennsylvania
Died: November 15, 2015
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 31 Doug McClure

Doug McClure.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 11, 1935
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Glendale, California
Died: February 5, 1995
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 32 Billy Preston

Billy Preston.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician & Songwriter
Birthdate: September 2, 1946
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, U.S.
Died: June 6, 2006

 33 Toussaint Louverture

Toussaint Louverture.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Leader of the Haitian Revolution
Birthdate: May 20, 1743
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Saint-Dominigue (present day Haiti)
Died: April 7, 1803

 34 Nathaniel Hawthorne

Nathaniel Hawthorne.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: American Novelist
Birthdate: July 4, 1804
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Salem, Massachusetts, United States
Died: May 19, 1864

 35 Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor

Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor.
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Famous As: Holy Roman Emperor
Birthdate: March 22, 1459
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wiener Neustadt
Died: January 12, 1519

 36 Juliet Prowse

Juliet Prowse.
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Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: September 25, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mumbai
Died: September 14, 1996
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 37 Helena Blavatsky

Helena Blavatsky.
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: August 12, 1831
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Yekaterinoslav, Russian Empire (now Ukraine)
Died: May 8, 1891

 38 Paramahansa Yogananda

Paramahansa Yogananda.
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Famous As: Guru
Birthdate: January 5, 1893
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Died: March 7, 1952

 39 John Donne

John Donne.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet, lawyer, satirist
Birthdate: January 22, 1572
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London, England
Died: March 31, 1631

 40 Erik Satie

Erik Satie.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: May 17, 1866
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Honfleur
Died: July 1, 1925

 41 Emile Durkheim

Emile Durkheim.
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Famous As: Sociologist & Philosopher
Birthdate: April 15, 1858
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Épinal
Died: November 15, 1917

 42 Sam Peckinpah

Sam Peckinpah
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Famous As: Film director
Birthdate: February 21, 1925
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fresno, California, United States
Died: December 28, 1984
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 43 Dayanand Saraswati

Dayanand Saraswati.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Indian philosopher
Birthdate: February 12, 1824
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tankara, Gujarat
Died: October 30, 1883

 44 Gypsy Rose Lee

Gypsy Rose Lee
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Famous As: Entertainer
Birthdate: January 8, 1911
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, USA
Died: April 26, 1970
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 45 Ovid

Ovid.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 20, 0043
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sulmo, Italy, Roman Republic
Died: 0017 AD

 46 Anne Ramsey

Anne Ramsey.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 27, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska
Died: August 11, 1988

 47 W. Eugene Smith

W. Eugene Smith
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Listed In: Photographers
Famous As: Photographer, Photojournalist, War photographer, Journalist
Birthdate: December 30, 1918
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Wichita
Died: October 15, 1978

 48 Seretse Khama

Seretse Khama
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: July 1, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Serowe, Botswana
Died: July 13, 1980

 49 Dred Scott

Dred Scott
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: American slave
Birthdate: 1799 AD
Birthplace: Southampton County, Virginia
Died: September 17, 1858

 50 Sayyid Qutb

Sayyid Qutb.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Religious Leader
Birthdate: October 9, 1906
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mūshā, Asyut Governorate, Khedivate of Egypt
Died: August 29, 1966