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

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Alfred Kinsey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 62 (1894-1956)

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Elwood Haynes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 68 (1857-1925)

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Lou Harrison is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 86 (1917-2003)

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Benjamin Harrison is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 68 (1833-1901)

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James Whitcomb Riley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 67 (1849-1916)

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Will H. Hays is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 75 (1879-1954)

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Calvin Maglinger is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 86 (1924-2010)

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Johnny Appleseed is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 71 (1774-1845)

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Frances Farmer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 57 (1913-1970)

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William Afflis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 62 (1929-1991)

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Timothy McVeigh is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 33 (1968-2001)

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Booth Tarkington is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 77 (1869-1946)

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David Lane is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 69 (1938-2007)

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Gordon Smiley is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 36 (1946-1982)

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Scott Brayton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 37 (1959-1996)

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George Sweigert is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 79 (1920-1999)

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Blaine Johnson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 34 (1962-1996)

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Tony Renna is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 27 (1976-2003)

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Chet Miller is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 51 (1902-1953)

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Ed Healey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 84 (1894-1978)

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Red Foley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 58 (1910-1968)

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Manny Ayulo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 34 (1921-1955)

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Melvin Simon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 83 (1926-2009)

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Bill Vukovich is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 37 (1918-1955)

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Nireah Johnson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 17 (1986-2003)

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Alexander Ralston is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 56 (1771-1827)

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George Ade is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 78 (1866-1944)

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Eli Lilly is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 60 (1838-1898)

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George Washington Steele is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 83 (1839-1922)

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Frank K. Edmondson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 96 (1912-2008)

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Daniel D. Pratt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 64 (1813-1877)

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Louis Jones, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 53 (1950-2003)

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J. J. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 77 (1924-2001)

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William S. Taylor is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 75 (1853-1928)

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Richard W. Thompson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 91 (1809-1900)

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George Gipp is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 25 (1895-1920)

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Myles Brand is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 67 (1942-2009)

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George N. Craig is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 83 (1909-1992)

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William H. H. Miller is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 77 (1840-1917)

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Thomas Dunn is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 83 (1925-2008)

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Chris Schenkel is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 82 (1923-2005)

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Caleb Blood Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 56 (1808-1864)

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Lamar Lundy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 72 (1935-2007)

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Thomas Say is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Thomas Say Dec. at 47 (1787-1834)

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Joseph E. McDonald is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 72 (1819-1891)

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Jeffri W. Bantz is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 52 (1954-2006)

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George Mullin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 64 (1880-1944)

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Thomas W. Bennett is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 62 (1831-1893)

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Rahsaan Roland Kirk is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 42 (1935-1977)

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Edna Parker is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Indiana
Dec. at 115 (1893-2008)