List of famous people who died in 1986

List of celebrities 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. Cliff Burton

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# Celebrity AgeDate of DeathDescription Views Rank
1. Gia Carangi26*18 November, 1986American supermodel 298,095 530
2. Donna Reed64*14 January, 1986Actress 131,805 1,366
3. Cary Grant82*29 November, 1986Actor 82,001 2,462
4. Desi Arnaz69*2 December, 1986Cuban-American musician 72,604 2,739
5. James Cagney86*30 March, 1986Actor 40,413 4,614
6. Duchess of Windsor90*24 April, 1986Wife of Edward VIII of the United Kingdom 33,667 5,298
7. Lilli Palmer71*27 January, 1986German actress 18,986 8,617
8. Susan Cabot59*10 December, 1986Actress 16,247 9,592
9. Una Merkel82*2 January, 1986Actor 15,544 9,703
10. Cliff Burton24*27 September, 1986Musician, Songwriter 14,292 12,110
11. Bessie Love87*26 April, 1986American actor 13,739 10,653
12. Elsa Lanchester84*26 December, 1986Actress 12,466 11,759
13. Benny Goodman77*13 June, 1986Jazz clarinetist 11,894 12,558
14. Phil Lynott36*4 January, 1986Musician, singer-songwriter, producer 10,932 12,371
15. Gordon MacRae64*24 January, 1986American, Actor 8,878 14,939
16. Ray Milland81*10 March, 1986Actor, director 7,901 15,472
17. Forrest Tucker67*25 October, 1986American actor 6,912 17,117
18. Ted Knight62*26 August, 1986Actor 6,822 17,365
19. Sterling Hayden70*23 May, 1986Actor 6,355 17,881
20. Heather Angel77*13 December, 1986Actress 6,217 18,064
21. Leif Erickson74*29 January, 1986Actor 6,130 18,069
22. Anna Neagle81*3 June, 1986Actress, singer 5,078 20,627
23. Dean Reed47*13 June, 1986Singer, musician, actor, writer, director 4,983 21,060
24. Blanche Sweet90*6 September, 1986Actress 4,972 20,332
25. Rudy Vallee84*3 July, 1986Singer, actor, bandleader, and entertainer 4,591 21,712
26. Helen Mack72*13 August, 1986American actress 4,447 21,832
27. Kate Smith79*17 June, 1986American singer 4,421 22,571
28. Keenan Wynn70*14 October, 1986American actor 4,359 21,984
29. Virginia Gregg70*15 September, 1986Actress 3,985 24,101
30. Scatman Crothers76*22 November, 1986American entertainer 3,947 23,791
31. Tim McIntire41*15 April, 1986Amrerican actor and singer 3,871 24,028
32. Faiz Ahmad12 November, 1986Afghan communist leader 3,846 22,890
33. Juan Nakpil1986Filipino, Architect 3,762 24,639
34. Tenzing Norgay71*9 April, 1986Nepalese mountain climber 3,519 24,819
35. Vincente Minnelli83*25 July, 1986Film and theatre director 3,454 26,195
36. Virginia Gilmore66*28 March, 1986Actress 3,259 26,875
37. Elisabeth Bergner88*12 May, 1986German actor 3,186 26,043
38. Brian Aherne83*10 February, 1986Actor 3,137 26,818
39. Diana King67*31 July, 1986British actor 3,017 28,187
40. Marcelino Sánchez28*21 November, 1986Actor 3,000 28,667
41. Gloria Blondell70*25 March, 1986American actor 2,784 29,690
42. Otto Preminger79*23 April, 1986Director, producer, actor 2,757 29,031
43. Dorothea Wieck78*20 February, 1986German actor 2,727 29,232
44. Simone de Beauvoir78*14 April, 1986French existentialist philosopher 2,503 29,872
45. Lloyd Haynes52*31 December, 1986United States Marine and actor 2,447 30,197
46. Murray Hamilton63*1 September, 1986American actor 2,158 33,195
47. Broderick Crawford74*26 April, 1986Actor 2,136 34,327
48. Doris Dawson77*20 April, 1986American, Actress 1,999 33,478
49. Jacqueline Roque59*15 October, 1986French, Model 1,945 34,232
50. L. Ron Hubbard74*24 January, 1986Speculative fiction author, founder of Scientology 1,916 34,336
51. Coluche41*19 June, 1986French actor 1,793 35,197
52. Samira Khashoggi1986Saudi Arabian, Writer 1,722 35,784
53. Yakima Canutt90*24 May, 1986Actor, stuntman, rodeo rider 1,680 35,775
54. Robert Helpmann77*28 September, 1986Australian actor 1,672 36,581
55. Hermione Baddeley79*19 August, 1986Actress 1,664 37,049
56. Albert Reed76*31 May, 1986American actor 1,481 39,609
57. Adolph Caesar52*6 March, 1986American, Actor 1,466 40,221
58. Lya Lys78*2 June, 1986American actor 1,457 39,717
59. Siobhan McKenna63*16 November, 1986Actor 1,443 39,663
60. Georgia O'Keeffe98*6 March, 1986Painter 1,439 39,802
61. Alan Jay Lerner67*14 June, 1986American, Playwright 1,371 39,867
62. Adolfo Celi63*19 February, 1986Actor 1,241 44,165
63. Olive Deering67*22 March, 1986Actress 1,229 43,016
64. Edith Atwater74*14 March, 1986American stage, film and television actress 1,214 42,745
65. Hank Greenberg75*4 September, 1986Baseball outfielder 1,211 42,170
66. Howard Da Silva76*16 February, 1986Actor 1,204 43,741
67. Robert Alda72*3 May, 1986American theatrical and film actor; father of actors Alan and Antony Alda. 1,203 43,069
68. Jacqueline Gadsden86*10 August, 1986American, Actress 1,151 43,210
69. Roger C. Carmel54*11 November, 1986American actor 1,141 44,157
70. Jacques Henri Lartigue92*12 September, 1986French painter 1,110 43,380
71. Hal B. Wallis88*5 October, 1986Film producer 1,096 45,789
72. Mamo Clark72*18 December, 1986American actor 1,026 47,572
73. Paul Frees66*2 November, 1986Character actor and voice actor 1,001 48,161
74. Csilla Molnar17*10 July, 1986Hungarian, Military 946 53,388
75. Frank Nelson75*12 September, 1986Actor 849 52,182
76. Esquerita50*23 October, 1986American musician 832 49,098
77. Charles Starrett82*22 March, 1986American actor 825 52,896
78. Herschel Bernardi62*9 May, 1986American actor 791 50,958
79. Mary Welsh89*25 June, 1986RAF air marshal 761 51,104
80. Andrei Tarkovsky54*28 December, 1986Film director 740 53,371
81. Steve Tracy34*27 November, 1986Actor 735 54,403
82. Jerry Paris60*31 March, 1986American actor and director 733 54,089
83. Alvin Childress78*19 April, 1986American, Actor 706 63,550
84. Smita Patil31*13 December, 1986Actress 659 58,637
85. John William Sublett84*18 May, 1986American dancer and musician 633 55,865
86. Robert Stevenson81*30 April, 1986British film director 624 55,535
87. Valentín Parera1191986Spanish actor 623 56,429
88. Janet Davies59*22 September, 1986British actor 621 59,496
89. Jerry Colonna82*21 November, 1986American musician 621 61,719
90. Yukiko Okada18*8 April, 1986Japanese, Model 605 67,202
91. Paul Stewart77*17 February, 1986Actor 597 58,393
92. Dar Robinson39*21 November, 1986Actor, stunt performer 578 61,956
93. Tony Wright60*7 June, 1986Actor 569 59,960
94. Ronald S. Kass51*17 October, 1986American, Business 559 58,309
95. Mona Ray81*3 July, 1986American actor 546 59,524
96. Richard Manuel42*4 March, 1986Canadian musician and composer 545 61,355
97. Toby Robins55*21 March, 1986Canadian actress and television personality 539 62,202
98. Kate Wolf44*10 December, 1986American singer 537 67,847
99. Norm Cash51*12 October, 1986American baseball player 521 63,294
100. Florence Halop63*15 July, 1986Actress 518 62,827
* deceased (age at death)