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

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

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

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Gary Coleman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Gary Coleman Died at 42 (1968-2010)

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Mike Starr is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Mike Starr Died at 45 (1966-2011)

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Harvey Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Harvey Fletcher Died at 97 (1884-1981)

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Philo Farnsworth is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Philo Farnsworth Died at 65 (1906-1971)

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Val A. Browning is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Val A. Browning Died at 99 (1895-1994)

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John Taylor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
John Taylor Died at 79 (1808-1887)

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William Clayton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
William Clayton Died at 65 (1814-1879)

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Arthur Gary Bishop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Arthur Gary Bishop Died at 36 (1952-1988)

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Hugh Nibley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Hugh Nibley Died at 95 (1910-2005)

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Laraine Day is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Laraine Day Died at 87 (1920-2007)

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Ammon Hennacy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Ammon Hennacy Died at 77 (1893-1970)

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Fred C. Koch is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Fred C. Koch Died at 67 (1900-1967)

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Henry Eyring is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Henry Eyring Died at 80 (1901-1981)

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Simon Bamberger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Simon Bamberger Died at 80 (1846-1926)

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Herman Bang is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Herman Bang Died at 55 (1857-1912)

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Keene Curtis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Keene Curtis Died at 79 (1923-2002)

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Sarah Burke is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Sarah Burke Died at 30 (1982-2012)

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Barbara Stuart is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Barbara Stuart Died at 81 (1930-2011)

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Gary Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Gary Gilmore Died at 37 (1940-1977)

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Marlene Kinghorn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Marlene Kinghorn Died at 57 (1933-1990)

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J. Neely Johnson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
J. Neely Johnson Died at 47 (1825-1872)

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Gordon B. Hinckley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Gordon B. Hinckley Died at 98 (1910-2008)

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Truman G. Madsen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Truman G. Madsen Died at 83 (1926-2009)

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Bingham Ray is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Bingham Ray Died at 58 (1954-2012)

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John Williams Gunnison is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
John Williams Gunnison Died at 41 (1812-1853)

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Ezra Taft Benson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Ezra Taft Benson Died at 95 (1899-1994)

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Arthur Vivian Watkins is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Arthur Vivian Watkins Died at 87 (1886-1973)

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Joseph F. Smith is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Joseph F. Smith Died at 80 (1838-1918)

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Richard L. Evans is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Richard L. Evans Died at 65 (1906-1971)

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David M. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
David M. Kennedy Died at 91 (1905-1996)

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Calvin L. Rampton is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Calvin L. Rampton Died at 94 (1913-2007)

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David B. Haight is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
David B. Haight Died at 98 (1906-2004)

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Sylvester Q. Cannon is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Sylvester Q. Cannon Died at 66 (1877-1943)

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Frank Moss is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Frank Moss Died at 92 (1911-2003)

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James E. Talmage is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
James E. Talmage Died at 71 (1862-1933)

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Joe Hill is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Joe Hill Died at 36 (1879-1915)

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John A. Widtsoe is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
John A. Widtsoe Died at 80 (1872-1952)

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Marion G. Romney is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Marion G. Romney Died at 91 (1897-1988)

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Larry H. Miller is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Larry H. Miller Died at 65 (1944-2009)

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Samuel Augustus Merritt is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Samuel Augustus Merritt Died at 83 (1827-1910)

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Leonard J. Arrington is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Leonard J. Arrington Died at 82 (1917-1999)

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Maurice Abravanel is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Maurice Abravanel Died at 90 (1903-1993)

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Hugh B. Brown is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Hugh B. Brown Died at 92 (1883-1975)

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Arthur Cronquist is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Arthur Cronquist Died at 73 (1919-1992)

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John Vallone is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
John Vallone Died at 51 (1953-2004)

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George Albert Smith is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
George Albert Smith Died at 81 (1870-1951)

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Harry J Robertson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Harry J Robertson Died at 75 (1896-1971)

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Neal A. Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Neal A. Maxwell Died at 78 (1926-2004)

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Wallace F. Bennett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Wallace F. Bennett Died at 95 (1898-1993)

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Scott M. Matheson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Utah
Scott M. Matheson Died at 61 (1929-1990)