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

This list has everyone from Ed Pabst to Virginia Kyle Campbell.

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

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

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William Clark is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 68 (1770-1838)

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Gerty Cori is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 61 (1896-1957)

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Elliot See is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 39 (1927-1966)

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Thomas Eagleton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 78 (1929-2007)

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Stuart M. Kaminsky is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 75 (1934-2009)

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Stephen W. Kearny is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 54 (1794-1848)

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Kate Chopin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 54 (1850-1904)

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Helen Stephens is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 76 (1918-1994)

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Warren Bockwinkel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 75 (1911-1986)

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Dred Scott is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 63 (1795-1858)

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Jimmy Burke is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 68 (1874-1942)

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Charles Bassett is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 35 (1931-1966)

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Henry Thomas Rainey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 74 (1860-1934)

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Joseph Erlanger is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 91 (1874-1965)

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Jack Buck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 78 (1924-2002)

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Howard H. Aiken is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 73 (1900-1973)

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Richard Yates is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 58 (1815-1873)

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Charles Nagel is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 91 (1849-1940)

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Johnnie Johnson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 81 (1924-2005)

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David R. Francis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 77 (1850-1927)

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Martin L. Clardy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 70 (1844-1914)

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Walter J. Ong is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 91 (1912-2003)

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Edwin Thompson Jaynes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 76 (1922-1998)

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Doug Wickenheiser is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 38 (1961-1999)

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William L. Hungate is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in St. Louis
Dec. at 85 (1922-2007)