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

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

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

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Don Meredith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Don Meredith Died at 72 (1938-2010)

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Georgia O'Keeffe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Georgia O'Keeffe Died at 99 (1887-1986)

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Dennis Chavez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Dennis Chavez Died at 74 (1888-1962)

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John P. Slough is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
John P. Slough Died at 38 (1829-1867)

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Albert Jennings Fountain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Albert Jennings Fountain Died at 58 (1838-1896)

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Charles Bent is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Charles Bent Died at 48 (1799-1847)

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Louis Slotin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Louis Slotin Died at 36 (1910-1946)

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Harry K. Daghlian, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Harry K. Daghlian, Jr. Died at 24 (1921-1945)

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Kim Stanley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Kim Stanley Died at 76 (1925-2001)

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Mike Todd is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Mike Todd Died at 49 (1909-1958)

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Doug Sahm is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Doug Sahm Died at 58 (1941-1999)

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Howie Epstein is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Howie Epstein Died at 48 (1955-2003)

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Peter Lieberson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Peter Lieberson Died at 65 (1946-2011)

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Thalmus Rasulala is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Thalmus Rasulala Died at 52 (1939-1991)

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L. William Seidman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
L. William Seidman Died at 88 (1921-2009)

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Altina Carey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Altina Carey Died at 92 (1907-1999)

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Cassius McDonald Barnes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Cassius McDonald Barnes Died at 80 (1845-1925)

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Clyde Kluckhohn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Clyde Kluckhohn Died at 55 (1905-1960)

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Roy Bean is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Roy Bean Died at 78 (1825-1903)

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Chris Calloway is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Chris Calloway Died at 63 (1945-2008)

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Clyde Tombaugh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Clyde Tombaugh Died at 91 (1906-1997)

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Angélico Chávez is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Angélico Chávez Died at 86 (1910-1996)

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Edgar Lee Hewett is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Edgar Lee Hewett Died at 81 (1865-1946)

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Richard Farnsworth is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Richard Farnsworth Died at 80 (1920-2000)

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Andrew Dasburg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Andrew Dasburg Died at 92 (1887-1979)

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Thomas B. Catron is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Thomas B. Catron Died at 81 (1840-1921)

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Stanislaw Ulam is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Stanislaw Ulam Died at 75 (1909-1984)

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Patrick J. Hurley is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Patrick J. Hurley Died at 80 (1883-1963)

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Berlyn Brixner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Berlyn Brixner Died at 98 (1911-2009)

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Thomas J. Mabry is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Thomas J. Mabry Died at 78 (1884-1962)

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Edward T. Hall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Edward T. Hall Died at 95 (1914-2009)

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Edwin L. Mechem is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Edwin L. Mechem Died at 90 (1912-2002)

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Floyd M. Riddick is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Floyd M. Riddick Died at 92 (1908-2000)

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Nicholas Metropolis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Nicholas Metropolis Died at 84 (1915-1999)

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Steven Schiff is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Steven Schiff Died at 51 (1947-1998)

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Francisco Antonio Manzanares is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Francisco Antonio Manzanares Died at 61 (1843-1904)

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Norris Bradbury is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Norris Bradbury Died at 88 (1909-1997)

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Sylvanus Morley is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Sylvanus Morley Died at 65 (1883-1948)

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Octaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Octaviano Ambrosio Larrazolo Died at 71 (1859-1930)

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Ole Olsen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Ole Olsen Died at 71 (1892-1963)

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Robert Smithson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Robert Smithson Died at 35 (1938-1973)

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Tom Ketchum is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Tom Ketchum Died at 38 (1863-1901)

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Andrew W. Hockenhull is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Andrew W. Hockenhull Died at 97 (1877-1974)

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Jon King is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Jon King Died at 32 (1963-1995)

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Arthur T. Hannett is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Arthur T. Hannett Died at 82 (1884-1966)

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J. Carson Mark is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
J. Carson Mark Died at 84 (1913-1997)

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Woody Crumbo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Woody Crumbo Died at 77 (1912-1989)

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Merritt C. Mechem is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Merritt C. Mechem Died at 76 (1870-1946)

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George Scarborough is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
George Scarborough Died at 41 (1859-1900)

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Roger Zelazny is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in New Mexico
Roger Zelazny Died at 58 (1937-1995)