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

List is made up of a variety of people, including Gordon Herickx and Alpha Robertson.

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

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

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Glenn Shadix is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Glenn Shadix Died at 58 (1952-2010)

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Fred West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Fred West Died at 54 (1941-1995)

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William Church is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
William Church Died at 85 (1778-1863)

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John Henry Poynting is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
John Henry Poynting Died at 62 (1852-1914)

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Tony De Vit is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Tony De Vit Died at 41 (1957-1998)

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Sun Ra is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Sun Ra Died at 79 (1914-1993)

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Sherri Martel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Sherri Martel Died at 49 (1958-2007)

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Charles Coughlin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Charles Coughlin Died at 88 (1891-1979)

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James Rachels is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
James Rachels Died at 62 (1941-2003)

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John Baskerville is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
John Baskerville Died at 69 (1706-1775)

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Noele Gordon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Noele Gordon Died at 66 (1919-1985)

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H. Guy Hunt is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
H. Guy Hunt Died at 76 (1933-2009)

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Matthew Boulton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Matthew Boulton Died at 81 (1728-1809)

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Arthur Lowe is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Arthur Lowe Died at 67 (1915-1982)

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William Withering is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
William Withering Died at 58 (1741-1799)

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Carol Friedman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Carol Friedman Died at 76 (1925-2001)

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B. B. Comer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
B. B. Comer Died at 79 (1848-1927)

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Russell McWhortor Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Russell McWhortor Cunningham Died at 66 (1855-1921)

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David Cox is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
David Cox Died at 76 (1783-1859)

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Truman H. Aldrich is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Truman H. Aldrich Died at 84 (1848-1932)

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John Henry Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
John Henry Chamberlain Died at 52 (1831-1883)

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Eddie Kendricks is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Eddie Kendricks Died at 53 (1939-1992)

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Frederick W. Lanchester is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Frederick W. Lanchester Died at 78 (1868-1946)

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Malcolm Ross is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Malcolm Ross Died at 66 (1919-1985)

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Bull Connor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Bull Connor Died at 76 (1897-1973)

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L. Mendel Rivers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
L. Mendel Rivers Died at 65 (1905-1970)

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Charles Linn is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Charles Linn Died at 68 (1814-1882)

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Anne George is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Anne George Died at 74 (1927-2001)

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Dixie Walker is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Dixie Walker Died at 72 (1910-1982)

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Richard Yates is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Richard Yates Died at 66 (1926-1992)

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Rufus W. Cobb is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Rufus W. Cobb Died at 84 (1829-1913)

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Charles Lapworth is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Charles Lapworth Died at 78 (1842-1920)

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Joshua Toulmin is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Joshua Toulmin Died at 75 (1740-1815)

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William Haywood is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
William Haywood Died at 81 (1876-1957)

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Fred Shuttlesworth is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Fred Shuttlesworth Died at 89 (1922-2011)

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William McGregor is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
William McGregor Died at 65 (1846-1911)

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John Cadbury is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
John Cadbury Died at 87 (1802-1889)

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Ed Salem is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Ed Salem Died at 73 (1928-2001)

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William Dufty is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
William Dufty Died at 86 (1916-2002)

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Frank Warren is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Frank Warren Died at 43 (1959-2002)

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Mary Wimbush is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Mary Wimbush Died at 81 (1924-2005)

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Charles B. Glenn is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Charles B. Glenn Died at 96 (1871-1967)

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Howard Hill is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Howard Hill Died at 76 (1899-1975)

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Johnny Dixon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Johnny Dixon Died at 86 (1923-2009)

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John Tolkien is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
John Tolkien Died at 86 (1917-2003)

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Tony Miles is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Tony Miles Died at 46 (1955-2001)

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John Devey is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
John Devey Died at 74 (1866-1940)

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George Ravenhill is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
George Ravenhill Died at 49 (1872-1921)

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Ivy Andrews is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
Ivy Andrews Died at 63 (1907-1970)

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James Coyle is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Birmingham
James Coyle Died at 48 (1873-1921)