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Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island

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

List includes Benjamin Bourne, Dennis Driscoll, more.

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

This list of historic deaths in Rhode Island includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.
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John Huston is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 81 (1906-1987)
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Zachariah Allen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 87 (1795-1882)
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Julia Ward Howe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 91 (1819-1910)
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Richard Morris Hunt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 67 (1828-1895)
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Roger Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 80 (1603-1683)
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H. P. Lovecraft is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 47 (1890-1937)
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J. Howard McGrath is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 63 (1903-1966)
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Red Pollard is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 72 (1909-1981)
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Lemuel H. Arnold is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 60 (1792-1852)
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Lou Abbruzzi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Died at 65 (1917-1982)
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Pat Abbruzzi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 66 (1932-1998)
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Louis F. Budenz is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Louis F. Budenz Dec. at 81 (1891-1972)
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James Alexander Williamson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 73 (1829-1902)
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Abbie L. Hoisington is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 29 (1974-2003)
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Bob Stewart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Bob Stewart Dec. at 66 (1915-1981)
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Gouverneur K. Warren is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 52 (1830-1882)
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John Hopkins Clarke is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 81 (1789-1870)
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John Brown Francis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 73 (1791-1864)
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Philip Allen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 80 (1785-1865)
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James F. Simmons is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 69 (1795-1864)
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John Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 67 (1736-1803)
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Patrick Ford is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Patrick Ford Dec. at 65 (1914-1979)
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Raphael Pumpelly is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 86 (1837-1923)
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Benjamin Robbins Curtis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 65 (1809-1874)
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Harriet Lane is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rhode Island
Dec. at 73 (1830-1903)