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

List people range from Vic Ghezzi to Donald Ray Matthews.

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

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

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Anna Nicole Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 40 (1967-2007)

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Leslie Nielsen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 84 (1926-2010)

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Jackie Gleason is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 71 (1916-1987)

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Joe DiMaggio is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 85 (1914-1999)

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Ted Bundy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 43 (1946-1989)

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John D. Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 98 (1839-1937)

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Aileen Wuornos is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 46 (1956-2002)

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Hedy Lamarr is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 86 (1914-2000)

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George Steinbrenner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 80 (1930-2010)

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Billy Mays is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 51 (1958-2009)

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Count Basie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 80 (1904-1984)

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Carol Vitale is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 60 (1948-2008)

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Hart Crane is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 33 (1899-1932)

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Pedro Zamora is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 22 (1972-1994)

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Bessie Coleman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 34 (1892-1926)

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Andrew Cunanan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 28 (1969-1997)

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Clarence Clemons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 69 (1942-2011)

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Edith Bouvier Beale is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 85 (1917-2002)

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Krissy Taylor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 17 (1978-1995)

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Christine Chubbuck is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 30 (1944-1974)

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Hilda Clark is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 60 (1872-1932)

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Phyllis Sherwood is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 70 (1937-2007)

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Curt Hennig is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 45 (1958-2003)

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Dovima is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 63 (1927-1990)

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Mary McLeod Bethune is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Florida
Dec. at 80 (1875-1955)