List of famous people who died in 1986

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This list has 3,431 members. See also 1980s deaths, 1986, 1986 events

Top 10: 1986 deaths

The top 10 members of this list - ranked by most page views:
  1. Gia Carangi
  2. Donna Reed
  3. Cary Grant
  4. Desi Arnaz
  5. James Cagney
  6. Duchess of Windsor
  7. Lilli Palmer
  8. Susan Cabot
  9. Una Merkel
  10. Bessie Love

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# Celebrity AgeDate of DeathDescription Views Rank
1. Gia Carangi26*November 18, 1986American supermodel 286,054 530
2. Donna Reed64*January 14, 1986Actress 128,945 1,366
3. Cary Grant82*November 29, 1986Actor 79,146 2,462
4. Desi Arnaz69*December 2, 1986Cuban-American musician 70,536 2,739
5. James Cagney86*March 30, 1986Actor 38,706 4,614
6. Duchess of Windsor90*April 24, 1986Wife of Edward VIII of the United Kingdom 33,162 5,298
7. Lilli Palmer71*January 27, 1986German actress 18,594 8,617
8. Susan Cabot59*December 10, 1986Actress 15,670 9,592
9. Una Merkel82*January 2, 1986Actor 15,141 9,703
10. Bessie Love87*April 26, 1986American actor 13,619 10,653
11. Cliff Burton24*September 27, 1986Musician, Songwriter 13,481 12,111
12. Elsa Lanchester84*December 26, 1986Actress 12,272 11,760
13. Benny Goodman77*June 13, 1986Jazz clarinetist 11,450 12,559
14. Phil Lynott36*January 4, 1986Musician, singer-songwriter, producer 10,768 12,372
15. Gordon MacRae64*January 24, 1986American, Actor 8,624 14,940
16. Ray Milland81*March 10, 1986Actor, director 7,686 15,473
17. Forrest Tucker67*October 25, 1986American actor 6,751 17,118
18. Ted Knight62*August 26, 1986Actor 6,545 17,366
19. Sterling Hayden70*May 23, 1986Actor 6,185 17,882
20. Heather Angel77*December 13, 1986Actress 6,092 18,065
21. Leif Erickson74*January 29, 1986Actor 6,008 18,070
22. Anna Neagle81*June 3, 1986Actress, singer 4,977 20,629
23. Blanche Sweet90*September 6, 1986Actress 4,911 20,333
24. Dean Reed47*June 13, 1986Singer, musician, actor, writer, director 4,896 21,062
25. Rudy Vallee84*July 3, 1986Singer, actor, bandleader, and entertainer 4,470 21,714
26. Helen Mack72*August 13, 1986American actress 4,348 21,834
27. Kate Smith79*June 17, 1986American singer 4,336 22,572
28. Keenan Wynn70*October 14, 1986American actor 4,288 21,986
29. Scatman Crothers76*November 22, 1986American entertainer 3,873 23,792
30. Faiz AhmadNovember 12, 1986Afghan communist leader 3,821 22,891
31. Virginia Gregg70*September 15, 1986Actress 3,784 24,102
32. Tim McIntire41*April 15, 1986Amrerican actor and singer 3,759 24,029
33. Juan Nakpil1986Filipino, Architect 3,726 24,640
34. Tenzing Norgay71*April 9, 1986Nepalese mountain climber 3,481 24,820
35. Vincente Minnelli83*July 25, 1986Film and theatre director 3,353 26,196
36. Elisabeth Bergner88*May 12, 1986German actor 3,125 26,043
37. Virginia Gilmore66*March 28, 1986Actress 3,092 26,876
38. Brian Aherne83*February 10, 1986Actor 3,064 26,819
39. Diana King67*July 31, 1986British actor 2,905 28,188
40. Marcelino Sánchez28*November 21, 1986Actor 2,884 28,669
41. Otto Preminger79*April 23, 1986Director, producer, actor 2,693 29,033
42. Gloria Blondell70*March 25, 1986American actor 2,668 29,692
43. Dorothea Wieck78*February 20, 1986German actor 2,547 29,234
44. Simone de Beauvoir78*April 14, 1986French existentialist philosopher 2,477 29,874
45. Lloyd Haynes52*December 31, 1986United States Marine and actor 2,421 30,199
46. Murray Hamilton63*September 1, 1986American actor 2,108 33,198
47. Broderick Crawford74*April 26, 1986Actor 2,011 34,330
48. Doris Dawson77*April 20, 1986American, Actress 1,972 33,481
49. Jacqueline Roque59*October 15, 1986French, Model 1,924 34,235
50. L. Ron Hubbard74*January 24, 1986Speculative fiction author, founder of Scientology 1,885 34,339
51. Coluche41*June 19, 1986French actor 1,751 35,200
52. Samira Khashoggi1986Saudi Arabian, Writer 1,686 35,787
53. Yakima Canutt90*May 24, 1986Actor, stuntman, rodeo rider 1,673 35,778
54. Robert Helpmann77*September 28, 1986Australian actor 1,653 36,584
55. Hermione Baddeley79*August 19, 1986Actress 1,649 37,052
56. Albert Reed76*May 31, 1986American actor 1,451 39,612
57. Siobhan McKenna63*November 16, 1986Actor 1,419 39,666
58. Lya Lys78*June 2, 1986American actor 1,416 39,720
59. Adolph Caesar52*March 6, 1986American, Actor 1,412 40,224
60. Georgia O'Keeffe98*March 6, 1986Painter 1,400 39,805
61. Alan Jay Lerner67*June 14, 1986American, Playwright 1,356 39,870
62. Adolfo Celi63*February 19, 1986Actor 1,193 44,168
63. Olive Deering67*March 22, 1986Actress 1,192 43,018
64. Hank Greenberg75*September 4, 1986Baseball outfielder 1,183 42,173
65. Robert Alda72*May 3, 1986American theatrical and film actor; father of actors Alan and Antony Alda. 1,183 43,071
66. Edith Atwater74*March 14, 1986American stage, film and television actress 1,182 42,747
67. Howard Da Silva76*February 16, 1986Actor 1,181 43,743
68. Jacqueline Gadsden86*August 10, 1986American, Actress 1,139 43,212
69. Roger C. Carmel54*November 11, 1986American actor 1,118 44,160
70. Jacques Henri Lartigue92*September 12, 1986French painter 1,099 43,382
71. Hal B. Wallis88*October 5, 1986Film producer 1,060 45,792
72. Mamo Clark72*December 18, 1986American actor 982 47,576
73. Paul Frees66*November 2, 1986Character actor and voice actor 964 48,165
74. Csilla Molnar17*July 10, 1986Hungarian, Military 880 53,393
75. Frank Nelson75*September 12, 1986Actor 815 52,186
76. Esquerita50*October 23, 1986American musician 810 49,101
77. Herschel Bernardi62*May 9, 1986American actor 780 50,961
78. Charles Starrett82*March 22, 1986American actor 750 52,899
79. Mary Welsh89*June 25, 1986RAF air marshal 748 51,108
80. Andrei Tarkovsky54*December 28, 1986Film director 718 53,376
81. Jerry Paris60*March 31, 1986American actor and director 716 54,094
82. Steve Tracy34*November 27, 1986Actor 715 54,408
83. Alvin Childress78*April 19, 1986American, Actor 676 63,553
84. Smita Patil31*December 13, 1986Actress 631 58,640
85. John William Sublett84*May 18, 1986American dancer and musician 629 55,868
86. Robert Stevenson81*April 30, 1986British film director 615 55,539
87. Valentín Parera1181986Spanish actor 596 56,432
88. Paul Stewart77*February 17, 1986Actor 578 58,396
89. Janet Davies59*September 22, 1986British actor 576 59,500
90. Jerry Colonna82*November 21, 1986American musician 575 61,723
91. Dar Robinson39*November 21, 1986Actor, stunt performer 555 61,960
92. Ronald S. Kass51*October 17, 1986American, Business 548 58,312
93. Tony Wright60*June 7, 1986Actor 547 59,964
94. Yukiko Okada18*April 8, 1986Japanese, Model 545 67,208
95. Mona Ray81*July 3, 1986American actor 541 59,528
96. Toby Robins55*March 21, 1986Canadian actress and television personality 522 62,205
97. Richard Manuel42*March 4, 1986Canadian musician and composer 520 61,359
98. Florence Halop63*July 15, 1986Actress 503 62,830
99. Alan Hewitt71*November 7, 1986American actor 497 61,204
100. Norm Cash51*October 12, 1986American baseball player 490 63,297
* deceased (age at death)

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