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
 
Merle HaggardMerle Haggard
06 April 1937, American
 

John William CarsonJohnny Carson
23 October 1925, American
Television Host

Immanuel KantImmanuel Kant
22 April 1724, German
Philosopher

Anthony EdenAnthony Eden
12 June 1897, British
Prime Minister of UK

Danny ThomasDanny Thomas
06 January 1912, American
 
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Viking Warrior

George WallaceGeorge Wallace
25 August 1919, American
 

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

Robert MitchumRobert Mitchum
06 August 1917, American
Film actor
Ho Chi MinhHo Chi Minh
19 May 1890, Vietnamese
Former PM and President of Democratic Republic of

James StacyJames Stacy
23 December 1936, American
Actor
H. G. WellsH. G. Wells
21 September 1866, British
Writer

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

Harold WilsonHarold Wilson
11 March 1916, British
Former British Prime Minister
GeronimoGeronimo
16 June 1829, American
Leader

Nancy DowNancy Dow
22 July 1936, American
Actress
Peter FondaPeter Fonda
23 February 1940, American
Actor, Director

Walter MatthauWalter Matthau
01 October 1920, American
Actor

Martin Van BurenMartin Van Buren
05 December 1782, American
 
Antonin ScaliaAntonin Scalia
11 March 1936, American
 

Ella FitzgeraldElla Fitzgerald
25 April 1917, American
Singer
George Washington CarverGeorge Washington Carver
01 January 1864, American
Scientist & Inventor

Robert CulpRobert Culp
16 August 1930, American
Actor

François MitterrandFrançois Mitterrand
26 October 1916, French
Former President of France

Paulette GoddardPaulette Goddard
03 June 1910, American
Film actress
DeForest KelleyDeForest Kelley
20 January 1920, American
Actor
John FordJohn Ford
01 February 1894, American
Film Director & Producer

William FrawleyWilliam Frawley
26 February 1887, American
Actor

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

Edward WoodwardEdward Woodward
01 June 1930, British
Actor
John CageJohn Cage
05 September 1912, American
Composer, Writer

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Ray MillandRay Milland
03 January 1907, Welsh
Actor

Stephen CoveyStephen Covey
24 October 1932, American
Writer of "The Seven Habits of Highly Effective

John MarshallJohn Marshall
24 September 1755, American
Former Chief Justice

William HarveyWilliam Harvey
01 April 1578, British
Physician
Nikolai BulganinNikolai Bulganin
11 June 1895, Russian
Former Premier of the Soviet Union

Richard BriersRichard Briers
14 January 1934, British
Actor
Audra LindleyAudra Lindley
24 September 1918, American
Actress

William ShockleyWilliam Shockley
13 February 1910, American
Physicist

Jaime Escalante Jaime Escalante
31 December 1930, Bolivian, American
Teacher
David H. KochDavid H. Koch
03 May 1940, American
Co-owner of Koch Industries

Hermione BaddeleyHermione Baddeley
13 November 1906, British, American
Actress
Karlheinz StockhausenKarlheinz Stockhausen
22 August 1928, German
Composer

Gabriel FauréGabriel Fauré
12 May 1845, French
French Composer & Pianist

Roger WilliamsRoger Williams
21 December 1603, British, American
Theologian

Sam RayburnSam Rayburn
06 January 1882, American
Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives

Paul TillichPaul Tillich
20 August 1886, German, American
 
John LindsayJohn Lindsay
24 November 1921, American
Politician, Former Mayor of New York City

Rab ButlerRab Butler
09 December 1902, British
Former Chancellor of the Exchequer

Lillian HellmanLillian Hellman
20 June 1905, American
Dramatist and Screenwriter

Ethel BarrymoreEthel Barrymore
15 August 1879, American
Actress
Amedeo AvogadroAmedeo Avogadro
09 August 1776, Italian
Chemist and Physicist

Charles IvesCharles Ives
20 October 1874, American
Composer
Jerome RobbinsJerome Robbins
11 October 1918, American
Dance Choreographer

Amiri BarakaAmiri Baraka
07 October 1934, American
Writer

Adolphe SaxAdolphe Sax
06 November 1814, Belgian
Inventor of Saxophone
Marcel Lajos Breuer Marcel Breuer
21 May 1902, Hungarian
Architect & Furniture Designer

Andrei GromykoAndrei Gromyko
18 July 1909, Russian
Diplomat
Willie SuttonWillie Sutton
30 June 1901, American
Bank Robber

John FowlesJohn Fowles
31 March 1926, British
Writer & Teacher

Leo BurnettLeo Burnett
21 October 1891, American
Businessman, Advertising Executive
James FarmerJames Farmer
12 January 1920, American
Civil Rights Activist

Thomas Hunt MorganThomas Hunt Morgan
25 September 1866, American
Geneticist
Yip ManYip Man
01 October 1893, Chinese
Martial Artist

Lord MountbattenLord Mountbatten
25 June 1900, British
Last Viceroy of British India and Governor-General

William A. WellmanWilliam A. Wellman
29 February 1896, American
Director

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
Bryce CourtenayBryce Courtenay
14 August 1933, South African
Novelist

Pitirim SorokinPitirim Sorokin
21 January 1889, American, Russian
Sociologist

William Henry BraggWilliam Henry Bragg
02 July 1862, British
Nobel Prize Winner in Physics

Ann Harding Ann Harding
07 August 1902, American
Actress
Betty CuthbertBetty Cuthbert
20 April 1938, Australian
Athlete

Frederick SoddyFrederick Soddy
02 September 1877, British
Radiochemist

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

Joan AikenJoan Aiken
04 September 1924, American
Writer

Alexandre Émile John YersinAlexandre Yersin
22 September 1863, Swiss, French, Vietnamese
Discoverer of Yersinia Pestis
Allen TateAllen Tate
19 November 1899, American
Poet

Percy Williams BridgmanPercy Williams Bridgman
21 April 1882, American
Physicist
Tayeb SalihTayeb Salih
12 July 1929, Sudanese
Writer

Milton AveryMilton Avery
07 March 1885, American
Painter

Heinrich RohrerHeinrich Rohrer
06 June 1933, Swiss
Physicist
 Owen Willans RichardsonOwen Willans Richardson
26 April 1879, British
Physicist

William DieterleWilliam Dieterle
15 July 1893, German
Actor, Director
Kenichi Fukui Kenichi Fukui
04 October 1918, Japanese
Chemist

Derek Harold Richard BartonDerek Barton
08 September 1918, British
Chemist

Albert AnkerAlbert Anker
01 April 1831, Swiss
Painter

Archibald AlexanderArchibald Alexander
17 April 1772, American
American theologian
Charles BestCharles Best
27 February 1899, Canadian, American
Co-discoverer of Insulin

Hugo TheorellHugo Theorell
06 July 1903, Swedish
Swedish scientist
Richard Laurence Millington Synge Richard Laurence Millington Synge
28 October 1914, British
Biochemist

Haldan Keffer HartlineHaldan Keffer Hartline
22 December 1903, American
Physiologist
Christian Boehmer AnfinsenChristian Anfinsen
26 March 1916, American
Biochemist

John GatesJohn Gates
1913 AD, American
American Communist
Carlos ChavezCarlos Chavez
13 June 1899, Mexican
Composer, conductor