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

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Garrett Morgan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Garrett Morgan Died at 85 (1878-1963)

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Samuel T. Wellman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Samuel T. Wellman Died at 72 (1847-1919)

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Bob Feller is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Bob Feller Died at 92 (1918-2010)

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Carl Stokes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Carl Stokes Died at 69 (1927-1996)

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Charles W. Chesnutt is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Charles W. Chesnutt Died at 74 (1858-1932)

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DeHart Hubbard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
DeHart Hubbard Died at 73 (1903-1976)

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Gerald Levert is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Gerald Levert Died at 40 (1966-2006)

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Masumi Hayashi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Masumi Hayashi Died at 61 (1945-2006)

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Al Lerner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Al Lerner Died at 69 (1933-2002)

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John W. Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
John W. Taylor Died at 70 (1784-1854)

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Moses Fleetwood Walker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Moses Fleetwood Walker Died at 68 (1856-1924)

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Stephanie Tubbs Jones is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Stephanie Tubbs Jones Died at 59 (1949-2008)

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Robert S. Shankland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Robert S. Shankland Died at 74 (1908-1982)

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Benning W. Jenness is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Benning W. Jenness Died at 73 (1806-1879)

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John Kenley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
John Kenley Died at 103 (1906-2009)

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Marion Motley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Marion Motley Died at 79 (1920-1999)

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Hy Buller is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Hy Buller Died at 42 (1926-1968)

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Anthony J. Celebrezze is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Anthony J. Celebrezze Died at 88 (1910-1998)

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Florence Ellinwood Allen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Florence Ellinwood Allen Died at 82 (1884-1966)

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Bob Bartlett is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Bob Bartlett Died at 64 (1904-1968)

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Heydar Aliyev is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Heydar Aliyev Died at 80 (1923-2003)

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Antanas Smetona is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Antanas Smetona Died at 70 (1874-1944)

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Johnny Kilbane is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Johnny Kilbane Died at 68 (1889-1957)

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Frank N. Wilcox is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Frank N. Wilcox Died at 77 (1887-1964)

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Ernie Davis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Ernie Davis Died at 24 (1939-1963)

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Rufus P. Spalding is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Rufus P. Spalding Died at 88 (1798-1886)

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Cyrus S. Eaton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Cyrus S. Eaton Died at 96 (1883-1979)

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Mortimer Dormer Leggett is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Mortimer Dormer Leggett Died at 75 (1821-1896)

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Frank J. Battisti is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Frank J. Battisti Died at 72 (1922-1994)

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Stacy Dijulius is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Stacy Dijulius Died at 39 (1970-2009)

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Danny Greene is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Danny Greene Died at 44 (1933-1977)

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Frank Lausche is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Frank Lausche Died at 95 (1895-1990)

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Steve O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Steve O'Neill Died at 71 (1891-1962)

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Bunk Congalton is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Bunk Congalton Died at 62 (1875-1937)

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Dorothy Fuldheim is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Dorothy Fuldheim Died at 96 (1893-1989)

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Terry Turner is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Terry Turner Died at 79 (1881-1960)

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Andrew Bishop is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Andrew Bishop Died at 65 (1894-1959)

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W. Braddock Hickman is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
W. Braddock Hickman Died at 59 (1911-1970)

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Dante Lavelli is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Dante Lavelli Died at 86 (1923-2009)

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Herman Chittison is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Herman Chittison Died at 59 (1908-1967)

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Ahmed Sékou Touré is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Ahmed Sékou Touré Died at 62 (1922-1984)

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Gene Hickerson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Gene Hickerson Died at 73 (1935-2008)

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Ed Seward is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Ed Seward Died at 80 (1867-1947)

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Roger Peckinpaugh is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Roger Peckinpaugh Died at 86 (1891-1977)

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Frank Kesson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Frank Kesson Died at 54 (1885-1939)

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Atlee Pomerene is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Atlee Pomerene Died at 74 (1863-1937)

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Chief Zimmer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Chief Zimmer Died at 89 (1860-1949)

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John Brough is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
John Brough Died at 54 (1811-1865)

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Cyrus Locher is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
Cyrus Locher Died at 51 (1878-1929)

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John Nardi is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Cleveland
John Nardi Died at 61 (1916-1977)