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

Peter R. Hunt and Lorne Greene are included in this list.

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

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

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George Carlin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
George Carlin Died at 71 (1937-2008)

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Margaux Hemingway is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Margaux Hemingway Died at 42 (1954-1996)

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Joan Blondell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Joan Blondell Died at 73 (1906-1979)

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Stan Laurel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Stan Laurel Died at 75 (1890-1965)

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Cesar Romero is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Cesar Romero Died at 87 (1907-1994)

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Blake Edwards is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Blake Edwards Died at 88 (1922-2010)

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Cole Porter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Cole Porter Died at 73 (1891-1964)

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Howard Zinn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Howard Zinn Died at 88 (1922-2010)

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Nat King Cole is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Nat King Cole Died at 46 (1919-1965)

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Jackie Cooper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Jackie Cooper Died at 89 (1922-2011)

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Dom DeLuise is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Dom DeLuise Died at 76 (1933-2009)

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Barbara Stanwyck is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Barbara Stanwyck Died at 83 (1907-1990)

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Miles Davis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Miles Davis Died at 65 (1926-1991)

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Dick Clark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Dick Clark Died at 83 (1929-2012)

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William Holden is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
William Holden Died at 63 (1918-1981)

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Fred MacMurray is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Fred MacMurray Died at 83 (1908-1991)

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Jean Simmons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Jean Simmons Died at 81 (1929-2010)

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Irving Thalberg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Irving Thalberg Died at 37 (1899-1936)

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Lawrence Welk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Lawrence Welk Died at 89 (1903-1992)

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Lorne Greene is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Lorne Greene Died at 72 (1915-1987)

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Douglas Fairbanks is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Douglas Fairbanks Died at 56 (1883-1939)

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Dane Clark is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Dane Clark Died at 86 (1912-1998)

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Evelyn Nesbit is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Evelyn Nesbit Died at 83 (1884-1967)

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Leo Carrillo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Leo Carrillo Died at 80 (1881-1961)

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James Dunn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
James Dunn Died at 66 (1901-1967)

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Hope Lange is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Hope Lange Died at 70 (1933-2003)

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Patrick McGoohan is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Patrick McGoohan Died at 81 (1928-2009)

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Louella Parsons is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Louella Parsons Died at 91 (1881-1972)

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Gene Roddenberry is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Gene Roddenberry Died at 70 (1921-1991)

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Robert Taylor is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Robert Taylor Died at 58 (1911-1969)

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Leo McCarey is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Leo McCarey Died at 71 (1898-1969)

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Christopher Isherwood is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Christopher Isherwood Died at 82 (1904-1986)

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Charles Lane is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Charles Lane Died at 102 (1905-2007)

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Jackie Coogan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Jackie Coogan Died at 70 (1914-1984)

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Anna May Wong is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Anna May Wong Died at 56 (1905-1961)

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Barbara Billingsley is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Barbara Billingsley Died at 95 (1915-2010)

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Meredith Willson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Meredith Willson Died at 82 (1902-1984)

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Mala Powers is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Mala Powers Died at 76 (1931-2007)

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Ralph Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Ralph Bellamy Died at 87 (1904-1991)

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Dorothy McGuire is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Dorothy McGuire Died at 85 (1916-2001)

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Lloyd Bochner is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Lloyd Bochner Died at 81 (1924-2005)

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David Wayne is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
David Wayne Died at 81 (1914-1995)

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Dean Jagger is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Dean Jagger Died at 88 (1903-1991)

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Tim Buckley is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Tim Buckley Died at 28 (1947-1975)

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Ferde Grofé is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Ferde Grofé Died at 80 (1892-1972)

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Molly Dodd is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Molly Dodd Died at 60 (1921-1981)

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Fred Clark is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Fred Clark Died at 54 (1914-1968)

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Mary Pickford is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Mary Pickford Died at 87 (1892-1979)

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Peter Tomarken is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Peter Tomarken Died at 64 (1942-2006)

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Jon Postel is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica
Jon Postel Died at 55 (1943-1998)