List of famous people who died in 1973

List of celebrities who died in 1973
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This list has 3,139 members. See also 1973, 1970s deaths, 1973 events

Top 10: 1973 deaths

The top 10 members of this list - ranked by most page views:
  1. Veronica Lake
  2. Bruce Lee
  3. Betty Grable
  4. Jim Croce
  5. Peggie Castle
  6. Irene Ryan
  7. Bobby Darin
  8. Lex Barker
  9. Cleo Moore
  10. Gram Parsons

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# Celebrity AgeDate of DeathDescription Views Rank
1. Veronica Lake50*7 July, 1973Actress 146,610 1,175
2. Bruce Lee32*20 July, 1973Martial artist 87,430 2,303
3. Betty Grable56*2 July, 1973dancer, singer, actress 83,536 2,353
4. Jim Croce30*20 September, 1973American singer-songwriter 57,705 3,474
5. Peggie Castle45*11 August, 1973Actress 54,616 3,305
6. Irene Ryan70*26 April, 1973Actress 42,894 4,430
7. Bobby Darin37*20 December, 1973American singer and actir 41,362 4,807
8. Lex Barker54*11 May, 1973Actor, singer 19,306 8,816
9. Cleo Moore48*25 October, 1973Actress, businesswoman 17,043 9,200
10. Gram Parsons26*19 September, 1973American singer-songwriter 12,962 12,262
11. Betty Field60*13 September, 1973American, Actress 12,604 12,351
12. Edward G. Robinson79*26 January, 1973Romanian-American film actor 11,891 11,970
13. John Banner63*28 January, 1973Austrian actor 9,302 15,088
14. Inga Arvad1973Danish newspaper reporter and gossip columnist 9,019 14,282
15. Anna Magnani65*26 September, 1973Actress 8,880 14,822
16. Myrna Fahey40*6 May, 1973American, Actress 8,808 16,449
17. Lyndon Johnson64*22 January, 1973President of the United States 7,951 15,643
18. Wally Cox48*15 February, 1973American actor 7,859 15,693
19. Norma Crane44*28 September, 1973Actress 6,882 17,151
20. Lila Lee72*13 November, 1973American film actress 6,642 17,622
21. Robert Ryan63*11 July, 1973Actor 6,633 17,643
22. Lon Chaney Jr.67*12 July, 1973Actor 6,134 18,790
23. Claire Dodd64*23 November, 1973Actress 5,892 18,843
24. William Haines73*26 December, 1973Actor, interior designer 5,823 19,788
25. Veda Ann Borg58*16 August, 1973Actress 5,715 19,088
26. Allan Sherman48*20 November, 1973American comedian 5,706 21,524
27. Joe E. Brown80*6 July, 1973American, Actor 5,232 20,389
28. Laurence Harvey45*25 November, 1973Actor 5,166 20,435
29. Pablo Picasso91*8 April, 1973Spanish painter and sculptor 4,903 20,528
30. Noel Coward73*26 March, 1973English playwright and composer 4,681 22,940
31. Willy Rey23*13 August, 1973Dutch playboy playmate 4,353 24,644
32. K├Ąthe von Nagy69*20 December, 1973Actor 4,339 22,443
33. Tim Holt55*15 February, 1973American actor 3,995 22,959
34. Mary Kornman57*1 June, 1973American film actress 3,737 24,858
35. Constance Talmadge75*23 November, 1973American actor 3,724 24,670
36. Franciska Gaal68*2 January, 1973Hungarian actor 3,140 26,224
37. John Ford79*31 August, 1973American film director 2,839 27,962
38. Jeanne Coyne50*10 May, 1973American actor 2,780 28,009
39. Gene Krupa64*16 October, 1973Drummer, Composer, Bandleader 2,528 30,185
40. Michael Dunn48*30 August, 1973Actor and singer 2,145 33,483
41. J.R.R. Tolkien81*2 September, 1973British philologist and author 1,905 35,338
42. Willy Fritsch72*13 July, 1973German actor 1,892 34,129
43. Jack Hawkins62*18 July, 1973Actor 1,847 35,082
44. Hannah Williams61*11 January, 1973American actor 1,842 35,254
45. Jack MacGowran54*30 January, 1973Actor 1,809 35,792
46. Ursula Jeans66*21 April, 1973British actor 1,763 35,810
47. Minna Gombell80*14 April, 1973American actor 1,705 36,241
48. Viola Richard69*28 December, 1973American actor 1,697 35,604
49. Mantan Moreland71*28 September, 1973Actor 1,604 37,265
50. Bruce Yarnell37*30 November, 1973American actor 1,464 38,708
51. Gabrielle Ray90*21 May, 1973British actor, singer and dancer 1,400 40,016
52. A. Edward Sutherland78*31 December, 1973Actor, film director 1,363 40,156
53. Allan Lane64*27 October, 1973Actor 1,322 42,821
54. Glenn Strange74*20 September, 1973Actor 1,313 43,340
55. Maxine Doyle58*8 May, 1973American actress, primarily worked in the 1930s and 1940s and known for her work at Republic Pictures 1,293 40,952
56. Dennis Price58*6 October, 1973Actor 1,158 44,903
57. Diana Sands39*21 September, 1973American actor 1,140 49,226
58. Alexander Onassis24*23 January, 1973Greek, Socialite 1,108 45,327
59. Rosemary Theby81*10 November, 1973Actress 1,003 45,126
60. Mary Carr99*24 June, 1973Actress 960 47,459
61. Ted de Corsia67*11 April, 1973American actor 935 52,241
62. Michael O'Shea67*4 December, 1973American actor 930 48,222
63. Vaughn Monroe61*21 May, 1973American musician 927 51,507
64. Sidney Blackmer78*6 October, 1973Actor 902 48,615
65. Lauritz Melchior82*18 March, 1973Danish opera singer 884 49,273
66. Robert Armstrong82*20 April, 1973Actor 869 50,618
67. Katina Paxinou72*22 February, 1973Actress 867 49,179
68. Eileen Percy72*29 July, 1973Actress 866 49,472
69. June Hutton49*2 May, 1973American singer 849 50,370
70. Mary Fuller85*9 December, 1973Actress, screenwriter 843 48,833
71. Taha Hussein83*28 October, 1973Egyptian, Writer 836 49,755
72. W.H. Auden66*29 September, 197320th century Anglo-American poet 773 52,286
73. P. Ramlee44*29 May, 1973Malaysian actor and film director 770 52,769
74. Sessue Hayakawa84*23 November, 1973Japanese actor 703 54,096
75. Cecil Kellaway79*28 February, 1973Actor 696 53,661
76. Dudley Foster48*8 January, 1973actor 692 55,195
77. Louise Huff77*22 August, 1973American actress 673 53,146
78. Frances Marion84*12 May, 1973Writer, Screenwriter 646 56,054
79. Lane Bradford50*7 June, 1973American, Actor 622 62,065
80. Ken Maynard77*23 March, 1973American Actor and stunt performer 614 57,299
81. Memphis Minnie76*6 August, 1973American blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter 601 65,756
82. Heba Selim1973Egyptian spy 577 61,117
83. Pearl S. Buck80*6 March, 1973Novelist, writer, missionary, activist 566 57,481
84. Arthur Freed78*12 April, 1973American film producer 553 59,554
85. J. Carrol Naish77*24 January, 1973Actor 532 60,160
86. Barbette73*5 August, 1973 532 62,644
87. Patricia Avery70*21 August, 1973Silent film actress 512 61,239
88. Kane Richmond66*22 March, 1973American actor 511 64,248
89. Bud Westmore55*24 June, 1973Known for Creature from the Black Lagoon and the television show "The Munsters" 509 61,310
90. José Alfredo Jiménez47*23 November, 1973Mexican singer 461 66,193
91. Otto Klemperer88*6 July, 1973American conductor 455 70,556
92. Paul Hartman69*2 October, 1973American actor and dancer 436 68,513
93. Violet Hopson85*21 July, 1973British actress 431 64,951
94. David "Stringbean" Akeman57*10 November, 1973Banjo player 431 72,174
95. Stacy Harris54*13 March, 1973Actor 410 69,619
96. Murry Wilson55*4 June, 1973American musician, producer 404 72,368
97. James Beck44*6 August, 1973Actor 396 73,688
98. Marjorie Merriweather Post86*12 September, 1973American, Philanthropist 384 69,443
99. Luis Van Rooten66*17 June, 1973American actor 370 76,283
100. Balraj Sahni59*13 April, 1973Indian actor 354 69,195
* deceased (age at death)