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

This list below has everyone from John Hotaling to Alonzo J. Edgerton.

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

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

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Bill Janklow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Bill Janklow Died at 73 (1939-2012)

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George McGovern is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
George McGovern Died at 90 (1922-2012)

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Wild Bill Hickok is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Wild Bill Hickok Died at 39 (1837-1876)

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Red Cloud is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Red Cloud Died at 87 (1822-1909)

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Russell Means is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Russell Means Died at 73 (1939-2012)

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Lone Horn is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Lone Horn Died at 87 (1790-1877)

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Henry R. Pease is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Henry R. Pease Died at 72 (1835-1907)

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Touch the Clouds is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Touch the Clouds Died at 67 (1838-1905)

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Herbert E. Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Herbert E. Hitchcock Died at 91 (1867-1958)

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Gall is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Gall Died at 54 (1840-1894)

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Spotted Elk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Spotted Elk Died at 64 (1826-1890)

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Harlan J. Bushfield is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Harlan J. Bushfield Died at 66 (1882-1948)

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American Horse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
American Horse Died at 68 (1840-1908)

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James Abdnor is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
James Abdnor Died at 89 (1923-2012)

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Richard F. Pettigrew is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Richard F. Pettigrew Died at 78 (1848-1926)

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Robert J. Gamble is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Robert J. Gamble Died at 73 (1851-1924)

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Seth Bullock is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Seth Bullock Died at 70 (1849-1919)

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Gladys Pyle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Gladys Pyle Died at 99 (1890-1989)

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Payne Stewart is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Payne Stewart Died at 42 (1957-1999)

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Peter Norbeck is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Peter Norbeck Died at 66 (1870-1936)

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Alonzo J. Edgerton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Alonzo J. Edgerton Died at 69 (1827-1896)

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Charles N. Herreid is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Charles N. Herreid Died at 71 (1857-1928)

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John Blair Smith Todd is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
John Blair Smith Todd Died at 58 (1814-1872)

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Joseph H. Bottum is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Joseph H. Bottum Died at 81 (1903-1984)

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Nils Boe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Nils Boe Died at 79 (1913-1992)

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Clarence "Pug" Manders Died at 72 (1913-1985)

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Donn Clendenon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Donn Clendenon Died at 70 (1935-2005)

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Solomon L. Spink is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Solomon L. Spink Died at 50 (1831-1881)

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Black Elk is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Black Elk Died at 87 (1863-1950)

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Sol Star is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Sol Star Died at 77 (1840-1917)

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Bobby Buntrock is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Bobby Buntrock Died at 22 (1952-1974)

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James H. Kyle is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
James H. Kyle Died at 47 (1854-1901)

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John Chandler Gurney is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
John Chandler Gurney Died at 89 (1896-1985)

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Edwin S. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Edwin S. Johnson Died at 76 (1857-1933)

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Sherry Robertson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Sherry Robertson Died at 51 (1919-1970)

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George Theodore Mickelson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
George Theodore Mickelson Died at 62 (1903-1965)

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Walter A. Burleigh is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Walter A. Burleigh Died at 76 (1820-1896)

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He Dog is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
He Dog Died at 96 (1840-1936)

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Richard F. Kneip is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Richard F. Kneip Died at 54 (1933-1987)

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Archie M. Gubbrud is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Archie M. Gubbrud Died at 77 (1910-1987)

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John Hotaling is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
John Hotaling Died at 62 (1824-1886)

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Mary Ingalls is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Mary Ingalls Died at 63 (1865-1928)

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Grace Ingalls is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Grace Ingalls Died at 64 (1877-1941)

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Newton Edmunds is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Newton Edmunds Died at 89 (1819-1908)

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Caroline Ingalls is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Caroline Ingalls Died at 85 (1839-1924)

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Carrie Ingalls is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Carrie Ingalls Died at 76 (1870-1946)

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Charles Ingalls is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Charles Ingalls Died at 66 (1836-1902)

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Jack McCall is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Jack McCall Died at 25 (1852-1877)

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Art Hillebrand is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Art Hillebrand Died at 64 (1877-1941)

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Charles Thomas Campbell is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in South Dakota
Charles Thomas Campbell Died at 72 (1823-1895)