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

This list has a variety of people, like Abe Waddington and Peter Boyle, in it.

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

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

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Savannah Gold is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Savannah Gold Died at 27 (1984-2011)

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Beryl Burton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Beryl Burton Died at 59 (1937-1996)

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Anne Brontë is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Anne Brontë Died at 29 (1820-1849)

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Michael Rennie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Michael Rennie Died at 62 (1909-1971)

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John Manners, Marquis of Granb... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
John Manners, Marquis of Granby Died at 49 (1721-1770)

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Henry Irving is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Henry Irving Died at 67 (1838-1905)

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R. E. B. Crompton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
R. E. B. Crompton Died at 95 (1845-1940)

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Billy Bremner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Billy Bremner Died at 55 (1942-1997)

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William Foulke is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
William Foulke Died at 42 (1874-1916)

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Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Hal... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Charles Wood, 1st Viscount Halifax Died at 85 (1800-1885)

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James Makittrick Adair is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
James Makittrick Adair Died at 74 (1728-1802)

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Grenville Hair is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Grenville Hair Died at 37 (1931-1968)

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Elizabeth Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Elizabeth Hamilton Died at 60 (1756-1816)

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Henry Clifton Sorby is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Henry Clifton Sorby Died at 82 (1826-1908)

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Phyllis Nicolson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Phyllis Nicolson Died at 51 (1917-1968)

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Albert Rosenfeld is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Albert Rosenfeld Died at 85 (1885-1970)

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Jack Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Jack Reynolds Died at 48 (1869-1917)

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Ebenezer Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Ebenezer Rhodes Died at 77 (1762-1839)

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Murder of Sharon Beshenivsky is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire

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Ernest Steward is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Ernest Steward Died at 80 (1910-1990)

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Matt Gadsby is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Matt Gadsby Died at 27 (1979-2006)

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Charles Elliott is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Charles Elliott Died at 44 (1896-1940)

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Paul Hunter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Paul Hunter Died at 28 (1978-2006)

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Emlyn Hughes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Emlyn Hughes Died at 57 (1947-2004)

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Billy Walker is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Billy Walker Died at 67 (1897-1964)

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Bobby Barclay is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Bobby Barclay Died at 63 (1906-1969)

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John Twenge is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
John Twenge Died at 59 (1320-1379)

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Alexander Trotman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Alexander Trotman Died at 72 (1933-2005)

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Charles Harry Coverdale is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Charles Harry Coverdale Died at 67 (1888-1955)

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John Willie Sutcliffe is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
John Willie Sutcliffe Died at 79 (1868-1947)

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Wolfgang Droege is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Wolfgang Droege Died at 57 (1948-2005)

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Ronnie Starling is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Ronnie Starling Died at 82 (1909-1991)

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Samuel Bailey is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Samuel Bailey Died at 79 (1791-1870)

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Samuel Earnshaw is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Samuel Earnshaw Died at 83 (1805-1888)

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Gillian Baverstock is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Gillian Baverstock Died at 76 (1931-2007)

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Bert Maddlethwaite is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Bert Maddlethwaite Died at 75 (1932-2007)

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Andrea Dunbar is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Andrea Dunbar Died at 29 (1961-1990)

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Jack Woolgar is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Jack Woolgar Died at 65 (1913-1978)

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Christopher Gable is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Christopher Gable Died at 58 (1940-1998)

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Fred Feast is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Fred Feast Died at 70 (1929-1999)

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Cuth Harrison is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Cuth Harrison Died at 75 (1906-1981)

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Edward John Eyre is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Edward John Eyre Died at 86 (1815-1901)

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Oakey Field is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Oakey Field Died at 70 (1879-1949)

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Henry Ernest Atkins is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Henry Ernest Atkins Died at 83 (1872-1955)

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William Miller is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
William Miller Died at 86 (1796-1882)

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John Nicholson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
John Nicholson Died at 68 (1864-1932)

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Harold Buddery is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Harold Buddery Died at 73 (1889-1962)

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Peter Boyle is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Peter Boyle Died at 71 (1935-2006)

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Jean Le Maingre is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Jean Le Maingre Died at 55 (1366-1421)

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Arthur Bottom is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Arthur Bottom Died at 82 (1930-2012)