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

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Will Rogers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 56 (1879-1935)

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Wiley Post is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 37 (1898-1935)

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Christopher Johnson McCandless is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 24 (1968-1992)

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Hale Boggs is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 58 (1914-1972)

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Theodore Stevens is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 87 (1923-2010)

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Timothy Treadwell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 46 (1957-2003)

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David T. McLaughlin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 81 (1923-2004)

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Soapy Smith is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 38 (1860-1898)

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Nick Begich is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 40 (1932-1972)

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William A. Egan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
William A. Egan Died at 70 (1914-1984)

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Fran Reed is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Fran Reed Died at 65 (1943-2008)

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Nicholas Hughes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 47 (1962-2009)

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Jay Hammond is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 83 (1922-2005)

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John Bissell Carroll is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 87 (1916-2003)

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Samuel Pandolfo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Samuel Pandolfo Died at 86 (1874-1960)

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Wally Hickel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Wally Hickel Died at 91 (1919-2010)

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William P. Upshur is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
William P. Upshur Died at 62 (1881-1943)

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Archie Van Winkle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 61 (1925-1986)

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Randy Acord is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 89 (1919-2008)

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Lydia T. Black is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 82 (1925-2007)

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Muzafer Sherif is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 82 (1906-1988)

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Carl F. Brady is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Carl F. Brady Died at 86 (1919-2005)

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Charley Paddock is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 43 (1900-1943)

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John Green Brady is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
John Green Brady Died at 71 (1847-1918)

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Felix Pedro is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Felix Pedro Died at 52 (1858-1910)

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Louis K. Church is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Louis K. Church Died at 52 (1846-1898)

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Alfred P. Swineford is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Alfred P. Swineford Died at 73 (1836-1909)

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James Wickersham is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 82 (1857-1939)

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Bob Stenehjem is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Bob Stenehjem Died at 59 (1952-2011)

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Joe P. Martinez is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Joe P. Martinez Died at 23 (1920-1943)

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John Haines is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 87 (1924-2011)

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George Alexander Parks is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 101 (1883-1984)

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Mahala Ashley Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Mahala Ashley Dickerson Died at 95 (1912-2007)

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Anna Marly is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Anna Marly Died at 89 (1917-2006)

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Norman D. Vaughan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Norman D. Vaughan Died at 100 (1905-2005)

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Peter Kalifornsky is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Peter Kalifornsky Died at 82 (1911-1993)

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Robert Kennicott is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Robert Kennicott Died at 31 (1835-1866)

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David J. McCloud is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
David J. McCloud Died at 53 (1945-1998)

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Herman of Alaska is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Herman of Alaska Died at 80 (1756-1836)

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Félix Rodríguez de la Fuente is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Félix Rodríguez de la Fuente Died at 52 (1928-1980)

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Herman Tripp is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Herman Tripp Died at 80 (1859-1939)

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Hudson Stuck is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 57 (1863-1920)

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Richard H. Geoghegan is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Richard H. Geoghegan Died at 77 (1866-1943)

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Jean Keene is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Jean Keene Died at 86 (1923-2009)

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Joe Vogler is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Joe Vogler Died at 80 (1913-1993)

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Barbara Katie Chapman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 24 (1982-2006)

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Waino Hendrickson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Waino Hendrickson Died at 87 (1896-1983)

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George M. Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Died at 87 (1922-2009)

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Hugh Wade is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
Hugh Wade Died at 94 (1901-1995)

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H. A. Boucher is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Alaska
H. A. Boucher Died at 88 (1921-2009)