Famous People Who Died At 81

The list of famous people who died at 81 includes John McCain, Queen Victoria, Richard Nixon, Charles Bronson, J. R. R. Tolkien. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, actors, artists and composers and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 81 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

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 1 Queen Victoria

Queen Victoria
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Famous As: Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1837-1901)
Birthdate: May 24, 1819
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kensington Palace, London, England
Died: January 22, 1901

 2 Richard Nixon

Richard Nixon
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 37th President of the United States
Birthdate: January 9, 1913
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Yorba Linda, California, United States
Died: April 22, 1994
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 J. R. R. Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 3, 1892
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Bloemfontein, South Africa
Died: September 2, 1973

 4 George III of the United Kingdom

George III of the United Kingdom
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: June 4, 1738
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Norfolk House, St James's Square, London, England, United Kingdom
Died: January 29, 1820

 5 Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: August 21, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Died: March 20, 2020

 6 Charles Bronson

Charles Bronson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 13, 1921
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ehrenfeld, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: August 30, 2003
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 7 Phil Spector

Phil Spector
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Record Producer
Birthdate: December 26, 1939
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York
Died: January 16, 2021
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 8 Peter O'Toole

Peter O'Toole
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 2, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Leeds, England
Died: December 14, 2013

 9 Bette Davis

Bette Davis
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 5, 1908
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 6, 1989
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 10 Eartha Kitt

Eartha Kitt
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 17, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: North, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 25, 2008
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 11 John McCain

John McCain
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: United States Senator from Arizona (1987-2018)
Birthdate: August 29, 1936
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Coco Solo, Panama
Died: August 25, 2018

 12 Don Knotts

Don Knotts
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: February 24, 2006

 13 Brian Dennehy

Brian Dennehy
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 9, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
Died: April 15, 2020
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 14 Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.

Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Business person
Birthdate: September 6, 1888
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: November 18, 1969

 15 Richard Marcinko

Richard Marcinko
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Navy officer
Birthdate: November 21, 1940
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lansford, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: December 25, 2021

 16 Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers
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Famous As: Actress, Comedian, Writer
Birthdate: June 8, 1933
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: September 4, 2014

 17 Ray Kroc

Ray Kroc
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: CEO of McDonald's (1967-1973)
Birthdate: October 5, 1902
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Died: January 14, 1984

 18 Boris Karloff

Boris Karloff
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 23, 1887
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Camberwell
Died: February 2, 1969
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 19 Glen Campbell

Glen Campbell
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: April 22, 1936
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Billstown, Arkansas, United States
Died: August 8, 2017

 20 Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of the Confederate States of America
Birthdate: June 3, 1808
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fairview, Kentucky, United States
Died: December 6, 1889

 21 Thea White

Thea White
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Famous As: Voice actress
Birthdate: June 16, 1940
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States
Died: July 30, 2021

 22 Peter Cushing

Peter Cushing
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 26, 1913
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kenley
Died: August 11, 1994
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 23 John Huston

John Huston
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: August 5, 1906
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nevada, Missouri, United States
Died: August 28, 1987
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 24 Mariam-uz-Zamani

Mariam-uz-Zamani
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Famous As: Akbar's Third Wife
Birthdate: 1542 AD
Died: May 19, 1623

 25 Larry Hagman

Larry Hagman
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 21, 1931
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas
Died: November 23, 2012
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 26 Rainier III, Prince of Monaco

Rainier III, Prince of Monaco
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Famous As: Monarch
Birthdate: May 31, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Monaco-Ville
Died: April 6, 2005

 27 Garry Marshall

Garry Marshall
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Famous As: Director, Screenwriter
Birthdate: November 13, 1934
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: July 19, 2016

 28 Mel Blanc

Mel Blanc
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Famous As: Voice Actor, Radio Personality
Birthdate: May 30, 1908
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: July 10, 1989

 29 Siegfried Fischbacher

Siegfried Fischbacher
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Listed In: Magicians
Famous As: Magician
Birthdate: June 13, 1939
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rosenheim, Gau Munich-Upper Bavaria, German Reich
Died: January 13, 2021

 30 Ron Leibman

Ron Leibman
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 11, 1937
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: April 6, 2019
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 31 Jimmy Dean

Jimmy Dean
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 10, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Plainview, Texas, United States
Died: June 13, 2010
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 32 Dennis Weaver

Dennis Weaver
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 4, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: February 24, 2006
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 33 Pio of Pietrelcina

Pio of Pietrelcina
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 25, 1887
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Pietrelcina
Died: September 23, 1968

 34 Jack Haley

Jack Haley
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Famous As: Vaudevillian
Birthdate: August 10, 1897
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Died: June 6, 1979
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 35 Pernell Roberts

Pernell Roberts
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 18, 1928
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Waycross, Georgia
Died: January 24, 2010
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 36 António de Oliveira Salazar

António de Oliveira Salazar
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Acting President of Portugal
Birthdate: April 28, 1889
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Vimieiro (Santa Comba Dão), Portugal
Died: July 27, 1970

 37 Daphne du Maurier

Daphne du Maurier
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist & playwright
Birthdate: May 13, 1907
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
Died: April 19, 1989

 38 Biju Patnaik

Biju Patnaik
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 5, 1916
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Asika Aska, Bihar, India
Died: April 17, 1997

 39 Wu Zetian

Wu Zetian
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Famous As: Chinese Empress
Birthdate: February 17, 0624
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lizhou, Tang Dynasty
Died: December 16, 0705

 40 Yŏngjo

Yŏngjo
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Famous As: Korean King
Birthdate: October 31, 1694
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Gyeonghuigung, Seoul, South Korea
Died: April 22, 1776

 41 Robert Altman

Robert Altman
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: February 20, 1925
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Died: November 20, 2006

 42 Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician, Anti-Apartheid Activist
Birthdate: September 26, 1936
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bizana, Eastern Cape
Died: April 2, 2018

 43 George Jones

George Jones
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, singer, and songwriter
Birthdate: September 12, 1931
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saratoga, Texas, United States
Died: April 26, 2013
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 44 Kader Khan

Kader Khan
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Famous As: actor, screenwriter,
Birthdate: October 22, 1937
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kabul, Afghanistan
Died: December 31, 2018

 45 Clarence Williams III

Clarence Williams III
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 21, 1939
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: June 4, 2021

 46 Marcel Duchamp

Marcel Duchamp
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: July 28, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Blainville-Crevon, France
Died: October 2, 1968

 47 Harvey Korman

Harvey Korman
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 15, 1927
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: May 29, 2008
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 48 Ben Gazzara

Ben Gazzara
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Famous As: Actor, Director
Birthdate: August 28, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
Died: February 3, 2012
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 49 Peter Gotti

Peter Gotti
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Gangsters
Birthdate: October 15, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: February 25, 2021

 50 A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Founder of ISKCON
Birthdate: September 1, 1896
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kolkata
Died: November 14, 1977