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

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

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Lois Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 47 (1952-1999)

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Pinheiro Machado is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 64 (1851-1915)

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Zuzu Angel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 55 (1921-1976)

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Louis Moreau Gottschalk is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 40 (1829-1869)

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Cazuza is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 32 (1958-1990)

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Renato Russo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 36 (1960-1996)

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Vinicius de Moraes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 67 (1913-1980)

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Charles Ponzi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 67 (1882-1949)

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Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 69 (1839-1908)

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Maria Leopoldina of Austria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 29 (1797-1826)

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Ryan Gracie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 33 (1974-2007)

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Herbert de Souza is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Herbert de Souza Dec. at 62 (1935-1997)

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Carlota De Camargo Nascimento ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 70 (1904-1974)

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Antônio Campos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 82 (1877-1959)

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Jaime Redondo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 62 (1890-1952)

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Sandra Bréa is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 48 (1952-2000)

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Hugo Bidet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 43 (1934-1977)

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Carlos Thiré is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Carlos Thiré Dec. at 46 (1917-1963)

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Aurélio Teixeira is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 47 (1926-1973)

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J.B. Tanko is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 87 (1906-1993)

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Carlos Galhardo is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 72 (1913-1985)

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Silveira Sampaio is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 50 (1914-1964)

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Sousa Caldas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 52 (1762-1814)

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Stefan Zweig is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 61 (1881-1942)

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Charles Frederick Hartt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 38 (1840-1878)

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Márcio Melo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 85 (1906-1991)

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Pichin Plá is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Pichin Plá

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Alberto Nepomuceno is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 56 (1864-1920)

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José Bonifácio de Andrada is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 75 (1763-1838)

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Alfredo D'Escragnolle Taunay is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 56 (1843-1899)

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José de Alencar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 48 (1829-1877)

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Joffre Rodrigues is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Joffre Rodrigues Dec. at 69 (1941-2010)

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Marcos Portugal is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Marcos Portugal Dec. at 68 (1762-1830)

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Gaston d´Orléans, comte d'Eu is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Gaston d´Orléans, comte d'Eu Dec. at 80 (1842-1922)

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Getúlio Vargas is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 72 (1882-1954)

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Artur da Costa e Silva is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 70 (1899-1969)

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João Figueiredo is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 81 (1918-1999)

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Luís Alves de Lima e Silva, Du... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Luís Alves de Lima e Silva, Duke of Caxias Dec. at 77 (1803-1880)

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Emílio Garrastazu Médici is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 80 (1905-1985)

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Hélio Pellegrino is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 64 (1924-1988)

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Augusto Boal is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 78 (1931-2009)

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Nair de Tefé is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Nair de Tefé Dec. at 95 (1886-1981)

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Aristides Leão is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 79 (1914-1993)

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José Guilherme Merquior is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 50 (1941-1991)

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Ivan Setta is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 55 (1946-2001)

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Braguinha is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 99 (1907-2006)

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Izidor Kürschner is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Izidor Kürschner Dec. at 56 (1885-1941)

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Francisco de Paula Rodrigues A... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves Dec. at 71 (1848-1919)

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Maria I of Portugal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Maria I of Portugal Dec. at 82 (1734-1816)

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Zé Trindade is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Rio De Janeiro
Dec. at 75 (1915-1990)