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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
Died at 36 (1926-1962)

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Ronald Reagan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 93 (1911-2004)

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Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 51 (1958-2009)

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Elizabeth Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 79 (1932-2011)

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Farrah Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 62 (1947-2009)

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Lenny Bruce is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 41 (1925-1966)

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Brittany Murphy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 32 (1977-2009)

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Bob Hope is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 100 (1903-2003)

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Rodney Dangerfield is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 83 (1921-2004)

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Marlon Brando is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 80 (1924-2004)

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Whitney Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 49 (1963-2012)

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Janis Joplin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 27 (1943-1970)

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Dennis Hopper is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 74 (1936-2010)

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Robert F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 43 (1925-1968)

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Frank Zappa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 53 (1940-1993)

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Frank Sinatra is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 83 (1915-1998)

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Milton Berle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 94 (1908-2002)

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Lucille Ball is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 78 (1911-1989)

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Redd Foxx is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 69 (1922-1991)

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Johnny Carson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 80 (1925-2005)

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Buckminster Fuller is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 88 (1895-1983)

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Bettie Page is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 85 (1923-2008)

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Jack Benny is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 80 (1894-1974)

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John Belushi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 33 (1949-1982)

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Henry Fonda is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 77 (1905-1982)

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River Phoenix is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 23 (1970-1993)

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Yvette Vickers is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 82 (1928-2010)

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Freddie Prinze is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 23 (1954-1977)

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John Wayne is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 72 (1907-1979)

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Patrick Swayze is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 57 (1952-2009)

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Anthony Perkins is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 60 (1932-1992)

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Michael Crichton is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 66 (1942-2008)

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Jack Lemmon is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 76 (1925-2001)

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Steve Allen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 79 (1921-2000)

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Peter Graves is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 84 (1926-2010)

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Phyllis Diller is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 95 (1917-2012)

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Hattie McDaniel is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 57 (1895-1952)

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John Phillips is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 66 (1935-2001)

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George Harrison is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 58 (1943-2001)

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Ernest Borgnine is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 95 (1917-2012)

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Orson Welles is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 70 (1915-1985)

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Ricardo Montalbán is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 89 (1920-2009)

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Ray Charles is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 74 (1930-2004)

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Humphrey Bogart is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 58 (1899-1957)

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Lee de Forest is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 88 (1873-1961)

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Harry Morgan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 96 (1915-2011)

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James Stewart is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 89 (1908-1997)

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Rod Steiger is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 77 (1925-2002)

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Gene Raymond is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 90 (1908-1998)

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Sam Cooke is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Los Angeles
Died at 33 (1931-1964)