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Famous People Who Died in Santa Monica

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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
Dec. 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
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
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)