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Famous People Who Died in El Salvador

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

List features Santiago González, Manuel Enrique Araujo and more people.

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

This list of historic deaths in El Salvador includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.
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Emiliano Zapata is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 40 (1879-1919) from Anenecuilco
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Maura Clarke is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 49 (1931-1980) from New York City, New York
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Manuel Enrique Araujo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 48 (1865-1913) from El Salvador
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José Napole&oacut... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 65 (1925-1990) from San Salvador, El Salvador
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Ignacio Ellacuría... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 59 (1930-1989) from Portugalete, Spain
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Ita Ford is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 40 (1940-1980) from New York City, New York
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Albert Schaufelberger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
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Jean Donovan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 27 (1953-1980) from Westport, Connecticut
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Óscar Romero is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 63 (1917-1980) from Ciudad Barrios, El Salvador
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Castro Alves is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 24 (1847-1871) from Castro Alves, Bahia, Brazil
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Manuel José Arce ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Manuel José Arce Dec. at 60 (1787-1847) from San Salvador, El Salvador
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Roberto D'Aubuisson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Roberto D'Aubuisson Dec. at 48 (1944-1992) from Santa Tecla, El Salvador
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Schafik Handal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Schafik Handal Dec. at 76 (1930-2006) from Usulután, El Salvador
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Arturo Ambrogi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Arturo Ambrogi Dec. at 62 (1874-1936) from San Salvador, El Salvador
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Eugenio Aguilar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Eugenio Aguilar Dec. at 75 (1804-1879) from Santiago Nonualco, El Salvador
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Francisco Malespí... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Francisco Malespín Dec. at 40 (1806-1846) from Sonsonate Department, El Salvador
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Gerardo Barrios is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Gerardo Barrios Dec. at 52 (1813-1865) from El Salvador
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Santiago González... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Santiago González Dec. at 69 (1818-1887) from Guatemala
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José Castellanos ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
José Castellanos Contreras Dec. at 84 (1893-1977) from El Salvador
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Agustín Barrios ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Dec. at 59 (1885-1944) from Misiones Department, Paraguay
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José Matía... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
José Matías Delgado Dec. at 65 (1767-1832) from San Salvador, El Salvador
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José María... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
José María Cornejo Dec. at 76 (1788-1864) from San Vicente, El Salvador
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José Damiá... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
José Damián Villacorta Dec. at 64 (1796-1860) from Zacatecoluca, La Paz, El Salvador
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Joaquín Escol&aac... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
Joaquín Escolán y Balibrera
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José María... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in El Salvador
José María Silva Dec. at 72 (1804-1876) from San Miguel, El Salvador