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List of famous people who died in Rio de Janeiro, with photos when available. These notable Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Rio de Janeiro listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Rio de Janeiro 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 Rio de Janeiro includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.

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Lois Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Lois Hamilton Died at 47 (1952-1999)

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Pinheiro Machado is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Pinheiro Machado Died at 64 (1851-1915)

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Zuzu Angel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Zuzu Angel Died at 55 (1921-1976)

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Louis Moreau Gottschalk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Louis Moreau Gottschalk Died at 40 (1829-1869)

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Cazuza is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Cazuza Died at 32 (1958-1990)

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Renato Russo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Renato Russo Died at 36 (1960-1996)

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Vinicius de Moraes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Vinicius de Moraes Died at 67 (1913-1980)

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Charles Ponzi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Charles Ponzi Died at 67 (1882-1949)

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Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis Died at 69 (1839-1908)

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Maria Leopoldina of Austria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Maria Leopoldina of Austria Died at 29 (1797-1826)

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Ryan Gracie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Ryan Gracie Died at 33 (1974-2007)

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Herbert de Souza is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Herbert de Souza Died at 62 (1935-1997)

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Carlota De Camargo Nascimento ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Carlota De Camargo Nascimento (Loty) Died at 70 (1904-1974)

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Antônio Campos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Antônio Campos Died at 82 (1877-1959)

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Jaime Redondo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Jaime Redondo Died at 62 (1890-1952)

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Sandra Bréa is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Sandra Bréa Died at 48 (1952-2000)

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Hugo Bidet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Hugo Bidet Died at 43 (1934-1977)

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Carlos Thiré is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Carlos Thiré Died at 46 (1917-1963)

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Aurélio Teixeira is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Aurélio Teixeira Died at 47 (1926-1973)

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J.B. Tanko is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
J.B. Tanko Died at 87 (1906-1993)

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Carlos Galhardo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Carlos Galhardo Died at 72 (1913-1985)

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Silveira Sampaio is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Silveira Sampaio Died at 50 (1914-1964)

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Sousa Caldas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Sousa Caldas Died at 52 (1762-1814)

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Stefan Zweig is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Stefan Zweig Died at 61 (1881-1942)

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Charles Frederick Hartt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Charles Frederick Hartt Died at 38 (1840-1878)

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Márcio Melo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Márcio Melo Died at 85 (1906-1991)

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Pichin Plá is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro

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Alberto Nepomuceno is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Alberto Nepomuceno Died at 56 (1864-1920)

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José Bonifácio de Andrada is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
José Bonifácio de Andrada Died at 75 (1763-1838)

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Alfredo D'Escragnolle Taunay is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Alfredo D'Escragnolle Taunay Died at 56 (1843-1899)

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José de Alencar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
José de Alencar Died at 48 (1829-1877)

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Joffre Rodrigues is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Joffre Rodrigues Died at 69 (1941-2010)

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Marcos Portugal is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Marcos Portugal Died at 68 (1762-1830)

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Gaston d´Orléans, comte d'Eu is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Gaston d´Orléans, comte d'Eu Died at 80 (1842-1922)

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Getúlio Vargas is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Getúlio Vargas Died at 72 (1882-1954)

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Artur da Costa e Silva is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Artur da Costa e Silva Died at 70 (1899-1969)

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João Figueiredo is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
João Figueiredo Died at 81 (1918-1999)

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Luís Alves de Lima e Silva, Du... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro

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Emílio Garrastazu Médici is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Emílio Garrastazu Médici Died at 80 (1905-1985)

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Hélio Pellegrino is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Hélio Pellegrino Died at 64 (1924-1988)

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Augusto Boal is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Augusto Boal Died at 78 (1931-2009)

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Nair de Tefé is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Nair de Tefé Died at 95 (1886-1981)

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Aristides Leão is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Aristides Leão Died at 79 (1914-1993)

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José Guilherme Merquior is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
José Guilherme Merquior Died at 50 (1941-1991)

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Ivan Setta is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Ivan Setta Died at 55 (1946-2001)

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Braguinha is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Braguinha Died at 99 (1907-2006)

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Izidor Kürschner is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Izidor Kürschner Died at 56 (1885-1941)

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Francisco de Paula Rodrigues A... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves Died at 71 (1848-1919)

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Maria I of Portugal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Maria I of Portugal Died at 82 (1734-1816)

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Zé Trindade is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Zé Trindade Died at 75 (1915-1990)