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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If you're trying to answer the questions, "Which famous people died in Rio de Janeiro?" and "Which celebrities died in Rio de Janeiro?" then this list will have you covered.This list of historic deaths in Rio de Janeiro includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.