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List of famous people who died in Singapore, with photos when available. These notable Singapore 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 Singapore, while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Singapore listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Singapore 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 Singapore includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.
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Munir Said Thalib is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 39 (1965-2004)
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Benjamin Sheares is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 74 (1907-1981)
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Laleh Bijani is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 29 (1974-2003)
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Ladan Bijani is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 29 (1974-2003)
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Goh Sin Tub is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 77 (1927-2004)
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Kok Leong Chu is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Kok Leong Chu Dec. at 86 (1910-1996)
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Teresa Hsu Chih is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 113 (1898-2011)
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Howe Yoon Chong is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 84 (1923-2007)
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Ong Teng Cheong is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 66 (1936-2002)
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Lee Choon Seng is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Lee Choon Seng Dec. at 78 (1888-1966)
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David Marshall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 87 (1908-1995)
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Chen Chong Swee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 75 (1910-1985)
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Wee Kim Wee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 90 (1915-2005)
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Yusof bin Ishak is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 60 (1910-1970)
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Goh Keng Swee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 92 (1918-2010)
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Sinnathamby Rajaratnam is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 91 (1915-2006)
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Runme Shaw is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Runme Shaw Dec. at 84 (1901-1985)
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Hoi Kim Heng is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 24 (1970-1994)
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Cheong Soo Pieng is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 66 (1917-1983)
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Nicole Lai is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 34 (1974-2008)
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Ibrahim Nasir is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Ibrahim Nasir Dec. at 82 (1926-2008)
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Ali Alatas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 76 (1932-2008)
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John Martin Scripps is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Dec. at 37 (1959-1996)
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Wandly Yazid is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Wandly Yazid Dec. at 80 (1925-2005)
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Zubir Said is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Singapore
Zubir Said Dec. at 80 (1907-1987)