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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
Dec. at 27 (1984-2011)

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

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

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Michael Rennie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Dec. 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
Dec. at 49 (1721-1770)

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Henry Irving is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Dec. 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
Dec. at 95 (1845-1940)

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

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William Foulke is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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 Dec. at 37 (1931-1968)

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Elizabeth Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Dec. 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
Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. at 85 (1885-1970)

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Jack Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Dec. 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 Dec. at 77 (1762-1839)

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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
Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. at 28 (1978-2006)

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Emlyn Hughes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. at 79 (1791-1870)

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

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Gillian Baverstock is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Dec. 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 Dec. at 75 (1932-2007)

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

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

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

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

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Cuth Harrison is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. at 73 (1889-1962)

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Peter Boyle is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Who Died in Yorkshire
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 Dec. at 55 (1366-1421)

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