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List of famous people who died in Baton Rouge, with photos when available. These notable Baton Rouge deaths are loosely ordered by how famous each person was, meaning the most well-known people are at the top of the list. Some of the people mentioned below were celebrities who died in Baton Rouge, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Baton Rouge listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Baton Rouge has information about them next to their names, including the year they were born and their place of birth.

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This list of historic deaths in Baton Rouge includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.

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Huey Long is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Huey Long Died at 42 (1893-1935)

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Mike Dunne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Mike Dunne Died at 58 (1949-2007)

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Robert F. Kennon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Robert F. Kennon Died at 86 (1902-1988)

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Bill Dodd is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Bill Dodd Died at 82 (1909-1991)

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Justin Wilson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Justin Wilson Died at 87 (1914-2001)

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Allison Kolb is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Allison Kolb Died at 58 (1915-1973)

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T. Harry Williams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
T. Harry Williams Died at 70 (1909-1979)

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Kenneth L. Dixon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Kenneth L. Dixon Died at 71 (1915-1986)

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Jack Breaux is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Jack Breaux Died at 54 (1926-1980)

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Jared Y. Sanders, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Jared Y. Sanders, Sr. Died at 75 (1869-1944)

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Jimmie Davis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Jimmie Davis Died at 101 (1899-2000)

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Henry L. Fuqua is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Henry L. Fuqua Died at 61 (1865-1926)

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Theo Cangelosi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Theo Cangelosi Died at 81 (1911-1992)

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Jerry Fowler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Jerry Fowler Died at 69 (1940-2009)

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Victor Bussie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Victor Bussie Died at 92 (1919-2011)

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Robert DeBlieux is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Robert DeBlieux Died at 77 (1933-2010)

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Troy H. Middleton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Troy H. Middleton Died at 87 (1889-1976)

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Gaynell Tinsley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Gaynell Tinsley Died at 87 (1915-2002)

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W. Fox McKeithen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
W. Fox McKeithen Died at 59 (1946-2005)

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Mike Donahue is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Mike Donahue Died at 84 (1876-1960)

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Oscar K. Allen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Oscar K. Allen Died at 54 (1882-1936)

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Jack P.F. Gremillion is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Jack P.F. Gremillion Died at 87 (1914-2001)

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Jared Y. Sanders, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Jared Y. Sanders, Jr. Died at 68 (1892-1960)

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Wade O. Martin, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Wade O. Martin, Jr. Died at 79 (1911-1990)

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John Spencer Hardy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
John Spencer Hardy Died at 99 (1913-2012)

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Margaret Dixon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Margaret Dixon Died at 62 (1908-1970)

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A. P. Tugwell is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
A. P. Tugwell Died at 87 (1889-1976)

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Slim Harpo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Slim Harpo Died at 46 (1924-1970)

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Sue Gunter is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Sue Gunter Died at 66 (1939-2005)

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Eugene Roe is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Eugene Roe Died at 77 (1921-1998)

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John Wesley Hillman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
John Wesley Hillman Died at 83 (1832-1915)

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Barry Seal is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Barry Seal Died at 47 (1939-1986)

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Philemon Thomas is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Philemon Thomas Died at 84 (1763-1847)

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Elmer Litchfield is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Elmer Litchfield Died at 81 (1927-2008)

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Johnny Adams is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Johnny Adams Died at 66 (1932-1998)

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Ace Mumford is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Ace Mumford Died at 64 (1898-1962)

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Jesse Bankston is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Jesse Bankston Died at 103 (1907-2010)

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Carlos Spaht is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Carlos Spaht Died at 95 (1906-2001)

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Buddy Myer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Buddy Myer Died at 70 (1904-1974)

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Cecil J. Picard is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Cecil J. Picard Died at 69 (1938-2007)

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Claude Kirkpatrick is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Claude Kirkpatrick Died at 80 (1917-1997)

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Harry Palmerston Williams is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Harry Palmerston Williams Died at 47 (1889-1936)

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Charles E. Coates is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Charles E. Coates Died at 73 (1866-1939)

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Jan Hamer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Jan Hamer Died at 81 (1927-2008)

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David French Boyd is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
David French Boyd Died at 65 (1834-1899)

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Doc Fenton is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Doc Fenton Died at 81 (1887-1968)

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Dudley A. Guglielmo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Dudley A. Guglielmo Died at 96 (1909-2005)

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George Washburn is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
George Washburn Died at 65 (1914-1979)

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John Sparks Patton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
John Sparks Patton Died at 67 (1894-1961)

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Glenn Hardin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baton Rouge
Glenn Hardin Died at 65 (1910-1975)