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Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles

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

List is made up of a variety of people, including Verna Felton and Natalie Schafer.

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

This list of historic deaths in Los Angeles includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.
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Marilyn Monroe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 36 (1926-1962) from Los Angeles, California, United States of America
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Ronald Reagan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 93 (1911-2004) from Tampico, Illinois, United States of America
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Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 51 (1958-2009) from USA, Indiana, Gary
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Elizabeth Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 79 (1932-2011) from United Kingdom
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Farrah Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 62 (1947-2009) from Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
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Lenny Bruce is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 41 (1925-1966) from Mineola, New York, United States of America
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Brittany Murphy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 32 (1977-2009) from Georgia, USA, Atlanta
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Bob Hope is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 100 (1903-2003) from England, London
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Rodney Dangerfield is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 83 (1921-2004) from USA, New York, Deer Park
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Marlon Brando is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Age Died at 80 (1924-2004) from Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America
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Whitney Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 49 (1963-2012) from Newark, New Jersey, USA
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Janis Joplin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 27 (1943-1970) from Port Arthur, Texas, United States of America
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Dennis Hopper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 74 (1936-2010) from Dodge City, USA, Kansas
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Robert F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 43 (1925-1968) from Brookline, Massachusetts, United States of America
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Frank Zappa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 53 (1940-1993) from Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
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Frank Sinatra is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 83 (1915-1998) from Hoboken, USA, New Jersey
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Milton Berle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 94 (1908-2002) from New York City, New York, United States of America
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Lucille Ball is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 78 (1911-1989) from Jamestown, New York, United States of America
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Redd Foxx is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 69 (1922-1991) from USA, St. Louis, Missouri
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Johnny Carson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 80 (1925-2005) from Corning, Quincy Township, Iowa, United States of America
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Buckminster Fuller is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 88 (1895-1983) from Milton, Massachusetts
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Bettie Page is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Bettie Page Dec. at 85 (1923-2008) from Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America
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Jack Benny is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 80 (1894-1974) from Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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John Belushi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 33 (1949-1982) from Humboldt Park, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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Henry Fonda is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Dec. at 77 (1905-1982) from Grand Island, Nebraska, United States of America