Famous People Who Died At 88

The list of famous people who died at 88 includes Charlie Chaplin, Harry S. Truman, Michelangelo, Edmund Hillary, Aurangzeb. Famous personalities featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, artists and actors and from other domains of life. This list of celebrities who died at 88 includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.

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 1 Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin
47
Famous As: Actor, Comedian
Birthdate: April 16, 1889
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Walworth, London, England
Died: December 25, 1977

 2 Michelangelo

Michelangelo
9
Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Sculptor, Painter
Birthdate: March 6, 1475
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Caprese Michelangelo, Italy
Died: February 18, 1564

 3 Harry S. Truman

Harry S. Truman
34
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 33rd President of the United States (1945 – 53)
Birthdate: May 8, 1884
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lamar, Missouri, United States
Died: December 26, 1972
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 Robert Frost

Robert Frost
21
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: March 26, 1874
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: January 29, 1963

 5 Fred Astaire

Fred Astaire
10
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 10, 1899
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Died: June 22, 1987
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 6 Edmund Hillary

Edmund Hillary
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: First person to climb Mt. Everest
Birthdate: July 20, 1919
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Auckland, New Zealand
Died: January 11, 2008

 7 Adam West

Adam West
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 19, 1928
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Walla Walla, Washington, United States
Died: June 9, 2017
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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 8 Toni Morrison

Toni Morrison
23
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: February 18, 1931
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lorain, Ohio
Died: August 5, 2019

 9 Chanakya

Chanakya
14
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Philosopher, Theologian
Birthdate: 0371 BC
Birthplace: India
Died: 0283 BC

 10 William Randolph Hearst

William Randolph Hearst
11
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Newspaper Baron
Birthdate: April 29, 1863
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: August 14, 1951

 11 Akira Kurosawa

Akira Kurosawa
8
Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: March 23, 1910
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Shinagawa City, Tokyo, Japan
Died: September 6, 1998
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 12 Ricardo Montalbán

Ricardo Montalbán
4
Famous As: Actor who played the role of Mr. Roarke on the series, Fantasy Island and received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Screen Actor's Guild in 1993.
Birthdate: November 25, 1920
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Mexico City, Mexico
Died: January 14, 2009
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 Myrna Loy

Myrna Loy
0
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 2, 1905
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Helena, Montana, United States
Died: December 14, 1993
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 14 Aurangzeb

Aurangzeb
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Famous As: Mughal Emperor (1658-1707)
Birthdate: November 3, 1618
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Dahod, Gujarat, India
Died: March 3, 1707

 15 Bhumibol Adulyadej

Bhumibol Adulyadej
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Famous As: King of Thailand (1946-2016)
Birthdate: December 5, 1927
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 13, 2016

 16 Perry Como

Perry Como
8
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: May 18, 1912
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Canonsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: May 13, 2001
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 17 Titian

Titian
3
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: 1488 AD
Birthplace: Pieve di Cadore, Italy
Died: August 27, 1576

 18 Omar Bradley

Omar Bradley
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 1st Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (1949-53)
Birthdate: February 12, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clark, Missouri, United States
Died: April 8, 1981

 19 Frank Lucas

Frank Lucas
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Drug Trafficker
Birthdate: September 9, 1930
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: La Grange, North Carolina, United States
Died: May 30, 2019

 20 Ann B. Davis

Ann B. Davis
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, United States
Died: June 1, 2014
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 21 Milton S. Hershey

Milton S. Hershey
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Chocolatier & Businessman
Birthdate: September 13, 1857
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Derry Township, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 13, 1945

 22 Abdul Sattar Edhi

Abdul Sattar Edhi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Humanitarian
Birthdate: February 28, 1928
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bantva, Gujarat, India
Died: July 8, 2016

 23 Ursula K. Le Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 21, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States
Died: January 22, 2018

 24 Bill Bowerman

Bill Bowerman
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Co-founder of Nike, Inc.
Birthdate: February 19, 1911
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Died: December 24, 1999

 25 Cliff Robertson

Cliff Robertson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 9, 1923
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: La Jolla
Died: September 10, 2011

 26 June Allyson

June Allyson
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 7, 1917
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, USA
Died: July 8, 2006
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 27 Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Eunice Kennedy Shriver
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Philanthropist
Birthdate: July 10, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 11, 2009

 28 Francis Crick

Francis Crick
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Co-discoverer of the Structure of the DNA Molecule, Nobel Prize Winner
Birthdate: June 8, 1916
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Weston Favell, Northamptonshire, England
Died: July 28, 2004

 29 Joseph Cotten

Joseph Cotten
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 15, 1905
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Petersburg, Virginia, United States
Died: February 6, 1994
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 30 Cy Young

Cy Young
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: March 29, 1867
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gilmore, Ohio, United States
Died: November 4, 1955

 31 Gordie Howe

Gordie Howe
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Ice hockey player
Birthdate: March 31, 1928
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Floral, Saskatchewan, Canada
Died: June 10, 2016
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 32 James Arness

James Arness
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 26, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: June 3, 2011
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 33 Ed Koch

Ed Koch
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: 105th Mayor of New York City
Birthdate: December 12, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: February 1, 2013

 34 James Best

James Best
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 26, 1926
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Powderly, Kentucky, United States
Died: April 6, 2015
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 35 Blake Edwards

Blake Edwards
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Famous As: American filmmaker
Birthdate: July 26, 1922
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Died: December 15, 2010

 36 Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Army Officer
Birthdate: November 17, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London
Died: March 24, 1976

 37 Ruth Gordon

Ruth Gordon
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 30, 1896
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 28, 1985
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 38 Alfredo Di Stéfano

Alfredo Di Stéfano
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: July 4, 1926
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Barracas, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: July 7, 2014
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 39 William Ewart Gladstone

William Ewart Gladstone
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister
Birthdate: December 29, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Liverpool, Lancashire, England
Died: May 19, 1898

 40 M. S. Subbulakshmi

M. S. Subbulakshmi
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Carnatic Musician
Birthdate: September 16, 1916
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Madurai
Died: December 11, 2004

 41 Jackie Cooper

Jackie Cooper
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 15, 1922
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: May 3, 2011

 42 Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky

Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Pianist & Conductor
Birthdate: June 17, 1882
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lomonosov, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Died: April 6, 1971

 43 L. S. Lowry

L. S. Lowry
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: November 1, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Stretford, Lancashire, England
Died: February 23, 1976

 44 Daniel Inouye

Daniel Inouye
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 7, 1924
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Died: December 17, 2012

 45 Sylvia Sidney

Sylvia Sidney
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 8, 1910
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bronx, New York, United States
Died: July 1, 1999
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 46 Wilhelm Wundt

Wilhelm Wundt
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: August 16, 1832
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mannheim, Germany
Died: August 31, 1920

 47 Roger Bannister

Roger Bannister
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Athlete
Birthdate: March 23, 1929
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Harrow, England
Died: March 3, 2018
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 48 Katsushika Hokusai

Katsushika Hokusai
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: October 31, 1760
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Edo, Tokyo, Japan
Died: May 10, 1849

 49 Matthew Henson

Matthew Henson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Explorer
Birthdate: August 8, 1866
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nanjemoy, Maryland, United States
Died: March 9, 1955

 50 Shelby Foote

Shelby Foote
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 17, 1916
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Greenville, Mississippi, United States
Died: June 27, 2005