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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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. at 55 (1943-1998)