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

Examples of people on this list include Thomas H. Maren and Clarence Hale.

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

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

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Caspar Weinberger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 89 (1917-2006)

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Amos Whitney is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 88 (1832-1920)

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Kay Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 78 (1917-1995)

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John Wesley Powell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 68 (1834-1902)

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James Weldon Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 67 (1871-1938)

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Henry Knox is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 56 (1750-1806)

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Winslow Homer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 74 (1836-1910)

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Kenneth Noland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 86 (1924-2010)

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Margaret Chase Smith is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 98 (1897-1995)

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Scott Nearing is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 100 (1883-1983)

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Albion Parris is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 69 (1788-1857)

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Sarah Caldwell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 82 (1924-2006)

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Neal S. Dow is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 93 (1804-1897)

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John Holmes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 70 (1773-1843)

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Marguerite Yourcenar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 84 (1903-1987)

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Oren B. Cheney is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 87 (1816-1903)

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Erich Kunzel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 74 (1935-2009)

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Judah Dana is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 73 (1772-1845)

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Samuel Longfellow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Samuel Longfellow Dec. at 73 (1819-1892)

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George Davis Snell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 93 (1903-1996)

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Ether Shepley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 88 (1789-1877)

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Frederick G. Payne is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 74 (1904-1978)

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Gary Merrill is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 75 (1915-1990)

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Sarah Orne Jewett is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 60 (1849-1909)

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Ernest Martin Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Maine
Dec. at 87 (1877-1964)