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List of famous people who died in Buffalo, with photos when available. These notable Buffalo 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 Buffalo, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Buffalo listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Buffalo has information about them next to their names, including the year they were born and their place of birth.

With people ranging from Elijah Pitts to Alex Faickney Osborn, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

If you're trying to answer the questions, "Which famous people died in Buffalo?" and "Which celebrities died in Buffalo?" then this list will have you covered.

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

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William McKinley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
William McKinley Died at 58 (1843-1901)

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Glenn Curtiss is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Glenn Curtiss Died at 52 (1878-1930)

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Millard Fillmore is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Millard Fillmore Died at 74 (1800-1874)

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William E. Miller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
William E. Miller Died at 69 (1914-1983)

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Nathan K. Hall is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Nathan K. Hall Died at 64 (1810-1874)

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Lawrence Dale Bell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Lawrence Dale Bell Died at 62 (1894-1956)

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James B. Sumner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
James B. Sumner Died at 68 (1887-1955)

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Bennett C. Riley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Bennett C. Riley Died at 66 (1787-1853)

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Herbert A. Hauptman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Herbert A. Hauptman Died at 94 (1917-2011)

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Jimmy Collins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Jimmy Collins Died at 73 (1870-1943)

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H.B. Halicki is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
H.B. Halicki Died at 49 (1940-1989)

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Elli Perkins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo

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Red Jacket is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Red Jacket Died at 80 (1750-1830)

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Herm Doscher is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Herm Doscher Died at 82 (1852-1934)

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James Burke is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
James Burke Died at 65 (1931-1996)

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Pete Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Pete Johnson Died at 63 (1904-1967)

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Isaac R. Harrington is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Isaac R. Harrington Died at 62 (1789-1851)

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Elbridge G. Spaulding is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Elbridge G. Spaulding Died at 88 (1809-1897)

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Milton Rogovin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Milton Rogovin Died at 102 (1909-2011)

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Albert J. Myer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Albert J. Myer Died at 52 (1828-1880)

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George Stoneman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
George Stoneman Died at 72 (1822-1894)

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Anna Katharine Green is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Anna Katharine Green Died at 89 (1846-1935)

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Heinie Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Heinie Smith Died at 68 (1871-1939)

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Joseph J. Kelly is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Joseph J. Kelly Died at 66 (1897-1963)

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Leslie Carter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Leslie Carter Died at 26 (1986-2012)

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Tom Sestak is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Tom Sestak Died at 51 (1936-1987)

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De Alva S. Alexander is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
De Alva S. Alexander Died at 79 (1846-1925)

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Jacob A. Marinsky is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Jacob A. Marinsky Died at 87 (1918-2005)

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Morton Feldman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Morton Feldman Died at 61 (1926-1987)

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Nick Sebek is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Nick Sebek Died at 80 (1927-2007)

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Scrappy Carroll is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Scrappy Carroll Died at 82 (1860-1942)

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Solomon G. Haven is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Solomon G. Haven Died at 51 (1810-1861)

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Jack Abbott is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Jack Abbott Died at 58 (1944-2002)

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Lewis P. Dayton is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Lewis P. Dayton Died at 79 (1821-1900)

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William Fargo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
William Fargo Died at 63 (1818-1881)

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Iron Davis is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Iron Davis Died at 71 (1890-1961)

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Adolph von Steinwehr is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Adolph von Steinwehr Died at 55 (1822-1877)

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Philip Becker is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Philip Becker Died at 68 (1830-1898)

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Conrad Diehl is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Conrad Diehl Died at 75 (1843-1918)

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Jozef Mazur is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Jozef Mazur Died at 73 (1897-1970)

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Chester A. Kowal is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Chester A. Kowal Died at 62 (1904-1966)

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Orlando Allen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Orlando Allen Died at 71 (1803-1874)

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Elijah Pitts is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Elijah Pitts Died at 60 (1938-1998)

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James D. Griffin is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
James D. Griffin Died at 79 (1929-2008)

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Wilson S. Bissell is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Wilson S. Bissell Died at 56 (1847-1903)

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Tony Sisti is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Tony Sisti Died at 82 (1901-1983)

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Jimmy Herbert is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Jimmy Herbert Died at 71 (1897-1968)

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Jim Kelley is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Jim Kelley Died at 61 (1949-2010)

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Joe McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Joe McCarthy Died at 91 (1887-1978)

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Joseph Mruk is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Buffalo
Joseph Mruk Died at 92 (1903-1995)