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

List people include D. W. Brooks, William Bellinger Bulloch and many additional people as well.

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

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

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James Brown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 73 (1933-2006)

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Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 63 (1882-1945)

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Bobby Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 69 (1902-1971)

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John Ehrlichman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 74 (1925-1999)

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Ty Cobb is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 75 (1886-1961)

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Margaret Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 49 (1900-1949)

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John Pemberton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 57 (1831-1888)

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David Bushnell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 84 (1740-1824)

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Ma Rainey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 53 (1886-1939)

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Vic Chesnutt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 45 (1964-2009)

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Juliette Gordon Low is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 67 (1860-1927)

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Khachatur Abovian is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 39 (1809-1848)

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Flannery O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 39 (1925-1964)

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Sonny Carter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 44 (1947-1991)

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Duane Allman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 25 (1946-1971)

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Chris Benoit is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 40 (1967-2007)

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John Sevier is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 70 (1745-1815)

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Joel Chandler Harris is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 63 (1845-1908)

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Walter F. George is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 79 (1878-1957)

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Lynn Turner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 42 (1968-2010)

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Fatali Khan Khoyski is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 45 (1875-1920)

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Anicetus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia

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Earl Paulk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 82 (1927-2009)

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Rick Rude is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 41 (1958-1999)

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Amos T. Akerman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Georgia
Dec. at 59 (1821-1880)