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

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Elizabeth Edwards is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Elizabeth Edwards Died at 61 (1949-2010)

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Georgia Carroll is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Georgia Carroll Died at 92 (1919-2011)

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George H. Hitchings is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
George H. Hitchings Died at 93 (1905-1998)

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Gertrude B. Elion is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Gertrude B. Elion Died at 81 (1918-1999)

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Randall Jarrell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Randall Jarrell Died at 51 (1914-1965)

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Martin Rodbell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Martin Rodbell Died at 73 (1925-1998)

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Paul Green is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Paul Green Died at 87 (1894-1981)

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Francis Harper is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Francis Harper Died at 86 (1886-1972)

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Helen Vinson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Helen Vinson Died at 92 (1907-1999)

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John E. Ivey, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
John E. Ivey, Jr. Died at 73 (1919-1992)

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Francis Preston Venable is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Francis Preston Venable Died at 78 (1856-1934)

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Frank Porter Graham is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Frank Porter Graham Died at 86 (1886-1972)

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Joseph Caldwell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Joseph Caldwell Died at 62 (1773-1835)

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Martin J. Klein is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Martin J. Klein Died at 85 (1924-2009)

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Harold Hotelling is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Harold Hotelling Died at 78 (1895-1973)

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Kay Kyser is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Kay Kyser Died at 80 (1905-1985)

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Luther H. Hodges is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Luther H. Hodges Died at 76 (1898-1974)

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Louis Leon Thurstone is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Louis Leon Thurstone Died at 68 (1887-1955)

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Weston La Barre is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Weston La Barre Died at 85 (1911-1996)

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Floyd Council is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Floyd Council Died at 65 (1911-1976)

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Alfred Brauer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Alfred Brauer Died at 91 (1894-1985)

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Vincent Anania is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Vincent Anania Died at 88 (1920-2008)

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James H. Street is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
James H. Street Died at 51 (1903-1954)

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Rogers McVaugh is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Rogers McVaugh Died at 100 (1909-2009)

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Fred S. Keller is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Fred S. Keller Died at 97 (1899-1996)

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Ike Franklin Andrews is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Ike Franklin Andrews Died at 85 (1925-2010)

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Wassily Hoeffding is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Wassily Hoeffding Died at 77 (1914-1991)

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Deane Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Deane Montgomery Died at 83 (1909-1992)

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J. Carlyle Sitterson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
J. Carlyle Sitterson Died at 84 (1911-1995)

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Karl Edward Wagner is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Karl Edward Wagner Died at 49 (1945-1994)

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Leo Sternbach is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Leo Sternbach Died at 97 (1908-2005)

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Murder of Eve Carson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Murder of Eve Carson Died at 23 (1985-2008)

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Jim Tatum is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Jim Tatum Died at 46 (1913-1959)

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Friedrich Solmsen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Friedrich Solmsen Died at 85 (1904-1989)

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Paul Bogart is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Paul Bogart Died at 93 (1919-2012)

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Abraham Rencher is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Abraham Rencher Died at 85 (1798-1883)

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Carl T. Durham is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Carl T. Durham Died at 82 (1892-1974)

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Don Higginbotham is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Don Higginbotham Died at 77 (1931-2008)

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Lester Asheim is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Lester Asheim Died at 83 (1914-1997)

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Thomas Robert Shannon Broughto... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Thomas Robert Shannon Broughton Died at 93 (1900-1993)

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Dick Culler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Dick Culler Died at 49 (1915-1964)

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Erik Darling is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Erik Darling Died at 75 (1933-2008)

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Bo Shepard is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Bo Shepard Died at 79 (1904-1983)

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George Watts Hill is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
George Watts Hill Died at 92 (1901-1993)

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Tom Waldman is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
Tom Waldman Died at 63 (1922-1985)

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John Lotz is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Chapel Hill
John Lotz Died at 64 (1937-2001)