Famous People Who Died At 79

The list of famous people who died at 79 includes Elizabeth Taylor, Anthony Eden, Immanuel Kant, Ho Chi Minh, Antonin Scalia. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, philosophers, novelists and artists and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 79 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

Elizabeth TaylorElizabeth Taylor
27 February 1932, British, American
John William CarsonJohnny Carson
23 October 1925, American
Television Host

Immanuel KantImmanuel Kant
22 April 1724, German

Ho Chi MinhHo Chi Minh
19 May 1890, Vietnamese
Former PM and President of Democratic Republic of

Charles de GaulleCharles de Gaulle
22 November 1890, French
Former President of France

Ivar the BonelessIvar the Boneless
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Viking Warrior
Anthony EdenAnthony Eden
12 June 1897, British
Prime Minister of UK

Robert MitchumRobert Mitchum
06 August 1917, American
Film actor

Merle HaggardMerle Haggard
06 April 1937, American

George WallaceGeorge Wallace
25 August 1919, American
H. G. WellsH. G. Wells
21 September 1866, British

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
06 January 1912, American
Nancy DowNancy Dow
22 July 1936, American

Ella FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald
25 April 1917, American

Martin Van BurenMartin Van Buren
05 December 1782, American
16 June 1829, American

Harold WilsonHarold Wilson
11 March 1916, British
Former British Prime Minister
Walter MatthauWalter Matthau
01 October 1920, American

Charles BabbageCharles Babbage
26 December 1791, British
Father of the computer

George Washington CarverGeorge Washington Carver
01 January 1864, American
Scientist & Inventor
Antonin ScaliaAntonin Scalia
11 March 1936, American

Robert CulpRobert Culp
16 August 1930, American
DeForest KelleyDeForest Kelley
20 January 1920, American

Paulette GoddardPaulette Goddard
03 June 1910, American
Film actress

John CageJohn Cage
05 September 1912, American
Composer, Writer

William FrawleyWilliam Frawley
26 February 1887, American
John FordJohn Ford
01 February 1894, American
Film Director & Producer
François MitterrandFrançois Mitterrand
26 October 1916, French
Former President of France

Charles X of FranceCharles X of France
09 October 1757, French
King of France and Navarre

John MarshallJohn Marshall
24 September 1755, American
Former Chief Justice

Stephen CoveyStephen Covey
24 October 1932, American
Writer of "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective
William ShockleyWilliam Shockley
13 February 1910, American

Nikolai BulganinNikolai Bulganin
11 June 1895, Russian
Former Premier of the Soviet Union

Richard BriersRichard Briers
14 January 1934, British

Audra LindleyAudra Lindley
24 September 1918, American

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Ray MillandRay Milland
03 January 1907, Welsh
William HarveyWilliam Harvey
01 April 1578, British

Hermione BaddeleyHermione Baddeley
13 November 1906, British, American
Adolphe SaxAdolphe Sax
06 November 1814, Belgian
Inventor of Saxophone

Karlheinz StockhausenKarlheinz Stockhausen
22 August 1928, German

Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
31 December 1930, Bolivian, American
Sam RayburnSam Rayburn
06 January 1882, American
Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives

Gabriel FauréGabriel Fauré
12 May 1845, French
French Composer & Pianist
Ethel BarrymoreEthel Barrymore
15 August 1879, American

Charles IvesCharles Ives
20 October 1874, American

Paul TillichPaul Tillich
20 August 1886, German, American

Willie SuttonWillie Sutton
30 June 1901, American
Bank Robber

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter
Jerome RobbinsJerome Robbins
11 October 1918, American
Dance Choreographer

John LindsayJohn Lindsay
24 November 1921, American
Politician, Former Mayor of New York City

Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
07 October 1934, American

Amedeo AvogadroAmedeo Avogadro
09 August 1776, Italian
Chemist and Physicist
Marcel Lajos Breuer Marcel Breuer
21 May 1902, Hungarian
Architect & Furniture Designer

Andrei GromykoAndrei Gromyko
18 July 1909, Russian
Rab ButlerRab Butler
09 December 1902, British
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
25 September 1866, American

John FowlesJohn Fowles
31 March 1926, British
Writer & Teacher
James FarmerJames Farmer
12 January 1920, American
Civil Rights Activist

Leo BurnettLeo Burnett
21 October 1891, American
Businessman, Advertising Executive
Lord MountbattenLord Mountbatten
25 June 1900, British
Last Viceroy of British India and Governor-General

Yip ManYip Man
01 October 1893, Chinese
Martial Artist

William A. WellmanWilliam A. Wellman
29 February 1896, American
Sir Charles Trevelyan, 1st BaronetSir Charles Trevelyan, 1st Baronet
02 April 1807, British
Father of Modern British Civil Service

Bill BlassBill Blass
22 June 1922, American
American fashion designer
Ann Harding Ann Harding
07 August 1902, American

Bryce CourtenayBryce Courtenay
14 August 1933, South African

Pitirim SorokinPitirim Sorokin
21 January 1889, American, Russian

William Henry BraggWilliam Henry Bragg
02 July 1862, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics
Frederick SoddyFrederick Soddy
02 September 1877, British
Allen TateAllen Tate
19 November 1899, American

Alexandre Émile John YersinAlexandre Yersin
22 September 1863, Swiss, French, Vietnamese
Discoverer of Yersinia Pestis

Joshua Lockwood Logan Joshua Logan
05 October 1908, American
Film & Stage Director, Writer

Joan AikenJoan Aiken
04 September 1924, American
Milton AveryMilton Avery
07 March 1885, American

Betty CuthbertBetty Cuthbert
20 April 1938, Australian

Percy Williams BridgmanPercy Williams Bridgman
21 April 1882, American

Tayeb SalihTayeb Salih
12 July 1929, Sudanese

William DieterleWilliam Dieterle
15 July 1893, German
Actor, Director
Heinrich RohrerHeinrich Rohrer
06 June 1933, Swiss

Kenichi Fukui Kenichi Fukui
04 October 1918, Japanese
 Owen Willans RichardsonOwen Willans Richardson
26 April 1879, British

Albert AnkerAlbert Anker
01 April 1831, Swiss

Derek Harold Richard BartonDerek Barton
08 September 1918, British
Archibald AlexanderArchibald Alexander
17 April 1772, American
American theologian

Haldan Keffer HartlineHaldan Keffer Hartline
22 December 1903, American
Richard Laurence Millington Synge Richard Laurence Millington Synge
28 October 1914, British

Hugo TheorellHugo Theorell
06 July 1903, Swedish
Swedish scientist

Christian Boehmer AnfinsenChristian Anfinsen
26 March 1916, American

John GatesJohn Gates
1913 AD, American
American Communist
Charles BestCharles Best
27 February 1899, Canadian, American
Co-discoverer of Insulin

Carlos ChavezCarlos Chavez
13 June 1899, Mexican
Composer, conductor
Diptendu PramanickDiptendu Pramanick
18 July 1910, Indian
Bengali film personality

William MasonWilliam Mason
24 January 1829, American
Composer, Pianist

Richard DawsonRichard Dawson
20 November 1932, American
Television actor, Film actor, Actor, Television

Shammi KapoorShammi Kapoor
21 October 1931, Indian, British Indian Ocean Territory
Frank RosenthalFrank Rosenthal
12 June 1929, American
Entrepreneur, Manager, Journalist