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 146,688 1,175
2. Bruce Lee32*20 July, 1973Martial artist 87,504 2,303
3. Betty Grable56*2 July, 1973dancer, singer, actress 84,182 2,353
4. Jim Croce30*20 September, 1973American singer-songwriter 57,938 3,474
5. Peggie Castle45*11 August, 1973Actress 54,651 3,305
6. Irene Ryan70*26 April, 1973Actress 42,909 4,430
7. Bobby Darin37*20 December, 1973American singer and actir 41,516 4,807
8. Lex Barker54*11 May, 1973Actor, singer 19,370 8,816
9. Cleo Moore48*25 October, 1973Actress, businesswoman 17,059 9,200
10. Gram Parsons26*19 September, 1973American singer-songwriter 12,981 12,262
11. Betty Field60*13 September, 1973American, Actress 12,614 12,351
12. Edward G. Robinson79*26 January, 1973Romanian-American film actor 11,892 11,970
13. John Banner63*28 January, 1973Austrian actor 9,319 15,088
14. Inga Arvad1973Danish newspaper reporter and gossip columnist 9,025 14,282
15. Anna Magnani65*26 September, 1973Actress 8,886 14,822
16. Myrna Fahey40*6 May, 1973American, Actress 8,853 16,449
17. Lyndon Johnson64*22 January, 1973President of the United States 7,954 15,643
18. Wally Cox48*15 February, 1973American actor 7,867 15,693
19. Norma Crane44*28 September, 1973Actress 6,883 17,151
20. Lila Lee72*13 November, 1973American film actress 6,642 17,622
21. Robert Ryan63*11 July, 1973Actor 6,640 17,643
22. Lon Chaney Jr.67*12 July, 1973Actor 6,146 18,791
23. Claire Dodd64*23 November, 1973Actress 5,905 18,844
24. William Haines73*26 December, 1973Actor, interior designer 5,824 19,788
25. Allan Sherman48*20 November, 1973American comedian 5,738 21,524
26. Veda Ann Borg58*16 August, 1973Actress 5,718 19,089
27. Joe E. Brown80*6 July, 1973American, Actor 5,234 20,389
28. Laurence Harvey45*25 November, 1973Actor 5,187 20,435
29. Pablo Picasso91*8 April, 1973Spanish painter and sculptor 4,907 20,528
30. Noel Coward73*26 March, 1973English playwright and composer 4,686 22,940
31. Willy Rey23*13 August, 1973Dutch playboy playmate 4,355 24,644
32. K├Ąthe von Nagy69*20 December, 1973Actor 4,339 22,443
33. Tim Holt55*15 February, 1973American actor 4,006 22,959
34. Mary Kornman57*1 June, 1973American film actress 3,737 24,858
35. Constance Talmadge75*23 November, 1973American actor 3,726 24,670
36. Franciska Gaal68*2 January, 1973Hungarian actor 3,142 26,224
37. John Ford79*31 August, 1973American film director 2,844 27,962
38. Jeanne Coyne50*10 May, 1973American actor 2,780 28,009
39. Gene Krupa64*16 October, 1973Drummer, Composer, Bandleader 2,532 30,185
40. Michael Dunn48*30 August, 1973Actor and singer 2,145 33,482
41. J.R.R. Tolkien81*2 September, 1973British philologist and author 1,905 35,337
42. Willy Fritsch72*13 July, 1973German actor 1,893 34,128
43. Hannah Williams61*11 January, 1973American actor 1,852 35,253
44. Jack Hawkins62*18 July, 1973Actor 1,847 35,081
45. Jack MacGowran54*30 January, 1973Actor 1,809 35,791
46. Ursula Jeans66*21 April, 1973British actor 1,763 35,809
47. Minna Gombell80*14 April, 1973American actor 1,706 36,240
48. Viola Richard69*28 December, 1973American actor 1,698 35,603
49. Mantan Moreland71*28 September, 1973Actor 1,605 37,264
50. Bruce Yarnell37*30 November, 1973American actor 1,464 38,707
51. Gabrielle Ray90*21 May, 1973British actor, singer and dancer 1,403 40,015
52. A. Edward Sutherland78*31 December, 1973Actor, film director 1,363 40,155
53. Allan Lane64*27 October, 1973Actor 1,323 42,820
54. Glenn Strange74*20 September, 1973Actor 1,321 43,339
55. Maxine Doyle58*8 May, 1973American actress, primarily worked in the 1930s and 1940s and known for her work at Republic Pictures 1,293 40,951
56. Dennis Price58*6 October, 1973Actor 1,161 44,903
57. Diana Sands39*21 September, 1973American actor 1,140 49,225
58. Alexander Onassis24*23 January, 1973Greek, Socialite 1,116 45,327
59. Rosemary Theby81*10 November, 1973Actress 1,003 45,126
60. Mary Carr99*24 June, 1973Actress 960 47,458
61. Ted de Corsia67*11 April, 1973American actor 935 52,240
62. Michael O'Shea67*4 December, 1973American actor 933 48,221
63. Vaughn Monroe61*21 May, 1973American musician 930 51,506
64. Sidney Blackmer78*6 October, 1973Actor 904 48,614
65. Lauritz Melchior82*18 March, 1973Danish opera singer 884 49,272
66. Eileen Percy72*29 July, 1973Actress 879 49,471
67. Robert Armstrong82*20 April, 1973Actor 869 50,618
68. Katina Paxinou72*22 February, 1973Actress 867 49,178
69. June Hutton49*2 May, 1973American singer 851 50,369
70. Mary Fuller85*9 December, 1973Actress, screenwriter 843 48,832
71. Taha Hussein83*28 October, 1973Egyptian, Writer 836 49,754
72. W.H. Auden66*29 September, 197320th century Anglo-American poet 775 52,285
73. P. Ramlee44*29 May, 1973Malaysian actor and film director 771 52,768
74. Sessue Hayakawa84*23 November, 1973Japanese actor 712 54,095
75. Cecil Kellaway79*28 February, 1973Actor 699 53,660
76. Dudley Foster48*8 January, 1973actor 692 55,195
77. Louise Huff77*22 August, 1973American actress 673 53,145
78. Frances Marion84*12 May, 1973Writer, Screenwriter 646 56,054
79. Lane Bradford50*7 June, 1973American, Actor 622 62,062
80. Ken Maynard77*23 March, 1973American Actor and stunt performer 615 57,299
81. Memphis Minnie76*6 August, 1973American blues guitarist, singer, and songwriter 602 65,753
82. Heba Selim1973Egyptian spy 581 61,114
83. Pearl S. Buck80*6 March, 1973Novelist, writer, missionary, activist 566 57,481
84. Arthur Freed78*12 April, 1973American film producer 553 59,552
85. Barbette73*5 August, 1973 533 62,641
86. J. Carrol Naish77*24 January, 1973Actor 532 60,158
87. Patricia Avery70*21 August, 1973Silent film actress 512 61,236
88. Kane Richmond66*22 March, 1973American actor 511 64,245
89. Bud Westmore55*24 June, 1973Known for Creature from the Black Lagoon and the television show "The Munsters" 509 61,307
90. José Alfredo Jiménez47*23 November, 1973Mexican singer 464 66,190
91. Otto Klemperer88*6 July, 1973American conductor 458 70,552
92. Paul Hartman69*2 October, 1973American actor and dancer 438 68,510
93. David "Stringbean" Akeman57*10 November, 1973Banjo player 438 72,171
94. Violet Hopson85*21 July, 1973British actress 431 64,948
95. Stacy Harris54*13 March, 1973Actor 410 69,615
96. Murry Wilson55*4 June, 1973American musician, producer 404 72,365
97. James Beck44*6 August, 1973Actor 396 73,684
98. Marjorie Merriweather Post86*12 September, 1973American, Philanthropist 385 69,439
99. Luis Van Rooten66*17 June, 1973American actor 370 76,279
100. Balraj Sahni59*13 April, 1973Indian actor 354 69,191
* deceased (age at death)