List of famous people who died in Washington, D.C., with photos when available. These notable Washington, D.C. 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 Washington, D.C., while others were just renowned in their line of work. Either way everyone on this list has Washington, D.C. listed as their official place of death in any public records. Each prominent person who passed away in Washington, D.C. has information about them next to their names, including the year they were born and their place of birth.
These people, like Thomas Armat and Alfred Gruenther include images when available.
If you're trying to answer the questions, "Which famous people died in Washington, D.C.?" and "Which celebrities died in Washington, D.C.?" then this list will have you covered.This list of historic deaths in Washington, D.C. includes athletes, musicians, celebrities and notable local figures.