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

This list includes Alfred Sandor, Georgina Cookson and more people.

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

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

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Michael Hutchence is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Michael Hutchence Died at 37 (1960-1997)

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Andy Whitfield is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney

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Tony Hancock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Tony Hancock Died at 44 (1924-1968)

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Edward Lawrence Wheelwright is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Edward Lawrence Wheelwright Died at 86 (1921-2007)

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Charles Perkins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Charles Perkins Died at 64 (1936-2000)

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Nellie Melba is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Nellie Melba Died at 70 (1861-1931)

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Kerry Packer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Kerry Packer Died at 68 (1937-2005)

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Anna Wood is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Anna Wood Died at 15 (1980-1995)

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Don Lane is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Don Lane Died at 76 (1933-2009)

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Roden Cutler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Roden Cutler Died at 86 (1916-2002)

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Anna Donald is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Anna Donald Died at 43 (1966-2009)

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James Rowland is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
James Rowland Died at 77 (1922-1999)

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Patrick White is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Patrick White Died at 78 (1912-1990)

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Charmaine Dragun is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Charmaine Dragun Died at 29 (1978-2007)

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Robert D. FitzGerald is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Robert D. FitzGerald Died at 62 (1830-1892)

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David Stove is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
David Stove Died at 67 (1927-1994)

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Googie Withers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Googie Withers Died at 94 (1917-2011)

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Victor Chang is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Victor Chang Died at 55 (1936-1991)

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H. C. Coombs is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
H. C. Coombs Died at 91 (1906-1997)

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Harry Seidler is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Harry Seidler Died at 83 (1923-2006)

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Joseph Lade Pawsey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Joseph Lade Pawsey Died at 54 (1908-1962)

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Pixie O'Harris is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Pixie O'Harris Died at 88 (1903-1991)

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Herbert Maitland is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Herbert Maitland Died at 55 (1868-1923)

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Winifred Atwell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Winifred Atwell Died at 69 (1914-1983)

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P.R. Stephensen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
P.R. Stephensen Died at 64 (1901-1965)

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Christopher Brennan is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Christopher Brennan Died at 62 (1870-1932)

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Charles Sellers is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Charles Sellers Died at 77 (1903-1980)

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John Kerr is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
John Kerr Died at 77 (1914-1991)

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Marie Byles is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Marie Byles Died at 79 (1900-1979)

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Iven Mackay is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Iven Mackay Died at 84 (1882-1966)

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Fred Hollows is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Fred Hollows Died at 64 (1929-1993)

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Evelyn Marsden is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Evelyn Marsden Died at 55 (1883-1938)

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Sandy Phillips is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Sandy Phillips Died at 83 (1879-1962)

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John Gorton is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
John Gorton Died at 91 (1911-2002)

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Ronald Ernest Aitchison is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Ronald Ernest Aitchison Died at 75 (1921-1996)

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Jimmy Carruthers is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Jimmy Carruthers Died at 61 (1929-1990)

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Roy Redgrave is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Roy Redgrave Died at 49 (1873-1922)

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Frank Packer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Frank Packer Died at 68 (1906-1974)

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John Anderson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
John Anderson Died at 69 (1893-1962)

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Miriam Hyde is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Miriam Hyde Died at 92 (1913-2005)

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Percy Spender is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Percy Spender Died at 88 (1897-1985)

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Billy Snedden is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Billy Snedden Died at 61 (1926-1987)

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Alan Dargin is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Alan Dargin Died at 41 (1967-2008)

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Albert Piddington is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Albert Piddington Died at 83 (1862-1945)

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Hedley Bunton is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Hedley Bunton Died at 91 (1906-1997)

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William McMahon is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
William McMahon Died at 80 (1908-1988)

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Robert Raymond is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Robert Raymond Died at 81 (1922-2003)

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Byron Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Byron Kennedy Died at 34 (1949-1983)

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Marit Allen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Marit Allen Died at 66 (1941-2007)

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Andrew Watson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Sydney
Andrew Watson Died at 65 (1856-1921)