Famous People Who Died At 85

The list of famous people who died at 85 includes Hedy Lamarr, Agatha Christie, Shirley Temple, Mary of Teck, V. S. Naipaul. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, actors and poets and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 85 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

Mary of TeckMary of Teck
British
Queen consort of the United Kingdom
Agatha ChristieAgatha Christie
British
Writer

Hedy LamarrHedy Lamarr
Austrian, American
Actress, Co-inventor of technology for spread

Shirley TempleShirley Temple
American
Actress

Carl JungCarl Jung
Swiss
Psychiatrist

James MadisonJames Madison
American
4th President of the United States
Tony CurtisTony Curtis
American
Film actor

Lloyd BridgesLloyd Bridges
American
Film & TV Actor

Svetlana AlliluyevaSvetlana Alliluyeva
Russian
Joseph Stalin's Daughter
Sojourner TruthSojourner Truth
American
American women's rights activist

Karl LagerfeldKarl Lagerfeld
German
Fashion Designer
Jessica TandyJessica Tandy
British
Actress

Shelley WintersShelley Winters
American
Actress

Daniel BooneDaniel Boone
American
Pioneer

Anne MearaAnne Meara
American
Actress

Robert LoggiaRobert Loggia
American
Actor
Don AmecheDon Ameche
American
Actor

Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
British
 

Bettie PageBettie Page
American
 

Ralph WaiteRalph Waite
American
Actor
Lee RadziwillLee Radziwill
American
Socialite, Actress, Interior Decorator

Grace HopperGrace Hopper
American
Computer Scientist
Emilie SchenklEmilie Schenkl
Austrian
Wife of Subhash Chandra Bose

Hermann HesseHermann Hesse
Swiss, German
Poet

Mutsuhiro WatanabeMutsuhiro Watanabe
Japanese
Imperial Japanese Army Corporal
Howard KeelHoward Keel
American
Actor

Carmine PersicoCarmine Persico
American
Boss of the Colombo Crime Family
Annie BesantAnnie Besant
British
Member of the London School Board

Harriet Beecher StoweHarriet Beecher Stowe
American
American author

Ariel SharonAriel Sharon
Israeli
Prime Minister of Israel
Erich von MansteinErich von Manstein
German
Military Leader

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Joe PaternoJoe Paterno
American
American Football Player
Mary WickesMary Wickes
American
Actress

Maila NurmiMaila Nurmi
Finnish, American
Actress

Art CarneyArt Carney
American
Actor

Richard Georg StraussRichard Georg Strauss
German
Composer
Haakon VII of NorwayHaakon VII of Norway
Danish, Norwegian
King of Norway
Howard MorrisHoward Morris
American
Actor, Director

Alexander HaigAlexander Haig
American
Former United States Secretary of State

Zhao ZiyangZhao Ziyang
Chinese
Former Prime Minister of China

Carl RogersCarl Rogers
American
Psychologist

George RaftGeorge Raft
American
Actor

Thomas CarlyleThomas Carlyle
Scottish
Philosopher

Ralph Vaughan WilliamsRalph Vaughan Williams
British
Composer

Fred PerryFred Perry
British
 
K. R. NarayananK. R. Narayanan
Indian
President of India

Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of RussiaGrand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia
Russian
Grand Duchess of Russia
V. S. NaipaulV. S. Naipaul
British
Writer

Pope Pius IXPope Pius IX
Italian
Religious Leader

Richard CromwellRichard Cromwell
British
Statesman
Grace Lee WhitneyGrace Lee Whitney
American
Actress

Cato the ElderCato the Elder
Ancient Roman
Historian
Dorothy McGuireDorothy McGuire
American
Actress

Joshua ChamberlainJoshua Chamberlain
American
Educator & War Hero

Bhupen HazarikaBhupen Hazarika
Indian
Musician, Singer, Poet, Filmmaker, Lyricist

Frances PerkinsFrances Perkins
American
Activist

Marjorie MainMarjorie Main
American
Actress
Kim Dae Jung Kim Dae Jung
South Korean
Former President of South Korea

Ernst HaeckelErnst Haeckel
German
Biologist, Physician, Philosopher & Artist

Hugo BlackHugo Black
American
Former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of

Jean-Baptiste LamarckJean-Baptiste Lamarck
French
Naturalist
Joyce BrothersJoyce Brothers
American
American psychologist

V. V. GiriV. V. Giri
Indian
Fourth President of India
Caroll SpinneyCaroll Spinney
American
Puppeteer

William C. DurantWilliam C. Durant
American
Entrepreneur

H. L. HuntH. L. Hunt
American
Businessman
ChespiritoChespirito
Mexican
Actor

Walter LippmannWalter Lippmann
American
First to introduce the concept of Cold War
Charles G. DawesCharles G. Dawes
American
Vice President of the United States

Lord John RussellLord John Russell
British
Prime Minister of Great Britain

Edmond HalleyEdmond Halley
British
Astronomer
Konrad LorenzKonrad Lorenz
Austrian
Zoologist

Casey StengelCasey Stengel
American
American baseball manager
Walter KeaneWalter Keane
American
Real-Estate Entrepreneur

Dorothea DixDorothea Dix
American
Social Reformer

Arthur MaletArthur Malet
British, American
Actor

Thomas Hart BentonThomas Hart Benton
American
Painter
Robert Andrews MillikanRobert Andrews Millikan
American
Physicist
Morihei UeshibaMorihei Ueshiba
Japanese
Martial Artist

Jamini RoyJamini Roy
Indian
Indian painter

Girija Prasad Koirala Girija Prasad Koirala
Nepalese
Former Prime Minister of Nepal

Henry BessemerHenry Bessemer
British
Inventor
Delores TaylorDelores Taylor
American
Actress

Daniel Carleton GajdusekDaniel Carleton Gajdusek
American
Physician and medical researcher

Franco ModiglianiFranco Modigliani
Italian
Economist

Konstantin KuzakovKonstantin Kuzakov
Russian
Joseph Stalin's Son

John HicksJohn R Hicks
British
Economist
Johannes Diderik van der WaalsJohannes van der Waals
Dutch
Theoretical Physicist

Judith Wright Judith Wright
Australian
Poet, Environmentalist, Campaigner for Aboriginal
Piero SraffaPiero Sraffa
Italian
Founder of the Neo-Ricardian School of Economics

Camilo José CelaCamilo José Cela
Spanish
Writer
Melvin Ellis CalvinMelvin Calvin
American
Biochemist
Selman WaksmanSelman Waksman
Ukrainian
Discoverer of Streptomycin