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

People here include everyone from Charles A. Callis to Jim King.

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

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

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Bessie Coleman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 34 (1892-1926)

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James MacArthur is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 73 (1937-2010)

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Allen Collins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 38 (1952-1990)

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Jim Simons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 55 (1950-2005)

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L. Patrick Gray is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 89 (1916-2005)

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W. Haydon Burns is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 75 (1912-1987)

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Nathan Philemon Bryan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 63 (1872-1935)

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Bob Hayes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 60 (1942-2002)

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C. Farris Bryant is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 88 (1914-2002)

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Frank G. Slaughter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 93 (1908-2001)

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J. Frank Norris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 75 (1877-1952)

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Muhammad Hamidullah is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 94 (1908-2002)

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Ben Geraghty is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 51 (1912-1963)

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Henry Watterson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Henry Watterson Dec. at 81 (1840-1921)

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David L. McDonald is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
David L. McDonald Dec. at 91 (1906-1997)

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Alfred I. du Pont is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 71 (1864-1935)

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Stetson Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Stetson Kennedy Dec. at 95 (1916-2011)

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Joseph Duncan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 50 (1794-1844)

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Tillie K. Fowler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 63 (1942-2005)

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Maurine Dallas Watkins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 73 (1896-1969)

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Ralph Wilson Nimmons, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Ralph Wilson Nimmons, Jr. Dec. at 65 (1938-2003)

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Charles Edward Bennett is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 93 (1910-2003)

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Ed Austin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 85 (1926-2011)

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Ken Carson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 80 (1914-1994)

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Glen Lambert is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Glen Lambert Dec. at 77 (1896-1973)

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George Franklin Drew is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
George Franklin Drew Dec. at 73 (1827-1900)

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Gilbert Johnson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 67 (1905-1972)

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William H. Forney is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
William H. Forney Dec. at 71 (1823-1894)

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Napoleon B. Broward is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Napoleon B. Broward Dec. at 53 (1857-1910)

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James McNair Baker is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 71 (1821-1892)

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Ossian B. Hart is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Ossian B. Hart Dec. at 53 (1821-1874)

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Dummy Taylor is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dummy Taylor Dec. at 83 (1875-1958)

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Murder of Maria Lauterbach is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Murder of Maria Lauterbach

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Eartha M. M. White is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Eartha M. M. White Dec. at 98 (1876-1974)

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Richard M. Bishop is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Richard M. Bishop Dec. at 81 (1812-1893)

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Francis P. Fleming is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Francis P. Fleming Dec. at 67 (1841-1908)

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Thomas J. McHugh is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Thomas J. McHugh Dec. at 81 (1919-2000)

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Barbara Bedford is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 81 (1900-1981)

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Bob Biniak is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 52 (1958-2010)

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John Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
John Kennedy Dec. at 72 (1926-1998)

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Charles A. Callis is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Charles A. Callis Dec. at 82 (1865-1947)

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Beth Marion is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 91 (1912-2003)

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Joe Dobson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 77 (1917-1994)

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Lex Hester is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Lex Hester Dec. at 65 (1935-2000)

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Willard J. Smith is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Willard J. Smith Dec. at 90 (1910-2000)

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John Horace Forney is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
John Horace Forney Dec. at 73 (1829-1902)

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Jim King is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Dec. at 70 (1939-2009)

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John T. Wilder is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
John T. Wilder Dec. at 87 (1830-1917)

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Billy Taylor is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Billy Taylor Dec. at 45 (1855-1900)

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Bob Adams is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Jacksonville, Florida
Bob Adams Dec. at 63 (1907-1970)