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

People include everyone from Mary Elizabeth Frye to Clifford Truesdell.

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

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

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Ottmar Mergenthaler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 45 (1854-1899)

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Edgar Allan Poe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 40 (1809-1849)

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Robert Kearns is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 78 (1927-2005)

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William Painter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 68 (1838-1906)

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Victor Gustav Bloede is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 88 (1849-1937)

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Tamara Dobson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 59 (1947-2006)

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Ogden Nash is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 69 (1902-1971)

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Robert H. Goddard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 63 (1882-1945)

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Francis Scott Key is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 64 (1779-1843)

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Johns Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 78 (1795-1873)

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Rosa Ponselle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 84 (1897-1981)

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Thomas Wolfe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 38 (1900-1938)

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Leslie Glass is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 37 (1963-2000)

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John A. Lejeune is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 75 (1867-1942)

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Curt Motton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 70 (1940-2010)

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Alexander Haig is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 86 (1924-2010)

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Chick Webb is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 34 (1905-1939)

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Christian B. Anfinsen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 79 (1916-1995)

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Clarence W. Blount is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 82 (1921-2003)

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Pete Rawlings is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 66 (1937-2003)

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Olympia Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 91 (1835-1926)

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Parren Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 85 (1922-2007)

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John Gibbon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 69 (1827-1896)

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John Dos Passos is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 74 (1896-1970)

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Patricia Breslin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 80 (1931-2011)

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Albert L. Lehninger is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 69 (1917-1986)

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Jim McKay is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 87 (1921-2008)

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Samuel Smith is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 87 (1752-1839)

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Adolf Meyer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 84 (1866-1950)

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Cordwainer Smith is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 53 (1913-1966)

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Frederick Jelinek is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 78 (1932-2010)

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Edward Raymond Ames is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Edward Raymond Ames Dec. at 73 (1806-1879)

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Alexander Barrow is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 45 (1801-1846)

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Jack L. Chalker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 61 (1944-2005)

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Aris T. Allen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 81 (1910-1991)

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Elemore Morgan, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 77 (1931-2008)

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William F. Albright is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 80 (1891-1971)

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Harry Stewart New is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 79 (1858-1937)

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Frances Folsom Cleveland Prest... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 83 (1864-1947)

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Louis McLane is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 71 (1786-1857)

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Robert H. Roy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 94 (1906-2000)

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William Donald Schaefer is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 90 (1921-2011)

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Isaac W. Van Schaick is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 84 (1817-1901)

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Knute Nelson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 80 (1843-1923)

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Thomas Pratt is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 65 (1804-1869)

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Jack Dunn is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 56 (1872-1928)

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Philip Berrigan is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 79 (1923-2002)

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William J. O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 69 (1836-1905)

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Henrietta Lacks is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 31 (1920-1951)

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Aditya Vikram Birla is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Baltimore
Dec. at 52 (1943-1995)