List of famous people who died in 1977

List of celebrities who died in 1977
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This list has 3,109 members. See also 1977, 1970s deaths, 1977 events

Top 10: 1977 deaths

The top 10 members of this list - ranked by most page views:
  1. Elvis Presley
  2. Joan Crawford
  3. Charles Chaplin
  4. Ginger Alden
  5. Maria Callas
  6. Bing Crosby
  7. Marc Bolan
  8. Eve Meyer
  9. Allison Hayes
  10. Groucho Marx

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# Celebrity AgeDate of DeathDescription Views Rank
1. Elvis Presley42*16 August, 1977American singer, song producer and actor 528,966 206
2. Joan Crawford69*10 May, 1977American actress and dancer 145,015 1,298
3. Charles Chaplin88*25 December, 1977English actor and director 96,323 1,887
4. Ginger Alden57American actress 92,283 2,160
5. Maria Callas53*16 September, 1977Greek soprano 86,617 2,227
6. Bing Crosby74*14 October, 1977American singer, actor 80,800 2,393
7. Marc Bolan29*16 September, 1977British musician 60,923 3,080
8. Eve Meyer48*27 March, 1977Model, actress, film producer 53,560 3,721
9. Allison Hayes46*27 February, 1977Actress, model 48,417 4,077
10. Groucho Marx86*19 August, 1977Comedian 29,761 6,670
11. Diana Hyland41*27 March, 1977Actress 20,350 8,093
12. Leila Hyams72*4 December, 1977Actor 12,754 11,453
13. Ronnie Van Zant29*20 October, 1977American singer and songwriter 12,272 13,346
14. Freddie Prinze22*29 January, 1977Actor, stand-up comedian 11,966 13,299
15. Anaïs Nin73*14 January, 1977French, Author 10,909 12,480
16. Margaret Hayes60*26 January, 1977American actress 8,909 15,327
17. Ethel Waters76*1 September, 1977Actress, vocalist 8,462 15,054
18. Stephen Boyd45*2 June, 1977Actor 8,397 15,580
19. Burt Mustin92*28 January, 1977Actor 7,151 16,978
20. Andy Devine71*18 February, 1977Actor 6,214 18,140
21. Jean Hagen54*29 August, 1977American, Actress 5,914 18,905
22. Geraldine Brooks51*19 June, 1977American actress 5,815 19,179
23. Guy Lombardo75*5 November, 1977Canadian musician 5,652 19,270
24. Elizabeth Lee Miller70*21 July, 1977Art photography and photojournalism 5,304 19,478
25. Pauline Starke76*3 February, 1977American actor 4,710 21,359
26. Peter Finch60*14 January, 1977Australian actor 4,657 21,994
27. Edith Bouvier Beale80*5 February, 1977socialite,Singer 3,741 24,455
28. Claudia Dell68*5 September, 1977Film, stage actress 3,632 24,278
29. Florence Vidor82*3 November, 1977American actor 3,402 25,641
30. Leopold Stokowski95*13 September, 1977British conductor 3,048 26,920
31. Patricia Haines45*25 February, 1977British actress 3,013 26,837
32. Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson71*28 February, 1977Comedian, actor 3,012 29,645
33. Sebastian Cabot59*22 August, 1977English film and television actor 2,847 27,984
34. Maysa Matarazzo40*22 January, 1977Brazilian actor 2,142 32,209
35. Sylvia Ashley73*29 June, 1977Model, actress, socialite 2,139 33,303
36. Joan Tetzel56*31 October, 1977Actress 2,130 32,270
37. Howard Hawks81*26 December, 1977Film director 1,988 34,973
38. Charlotte Greenwood87*28 December, 1977American dancer and actor 1,982 34,281
39. Harriet Hoctor71*9 June, 1977American ballet dancer and actor 1,872 35,543
40. Richard Carlson65*2 November, 1977Actor, director, screenwriter 1,656 37,001
41. Edith Barrett70*22 February, 1977American actress 1,606 37,705
42. Olga Petrova93*30 November, 1977Actress 1,596 36,592
43. Zero Mostel62*8 September, 1977actor 1,574 39,183
44. Matthew Garber21*13 June, 1977Actor 1,529 42,562
45. Ricardo Cortez76*28 April, 1977Actor 1,476 39,074
46. Alice Paul92*9 July, 1977American suffragette 1,462 38,243
47. Mary Ford53*30 September, 1977American musician 1,434 38,779
48. Gertrude Astor90*9 November, 1977Actress 1,420 39,915
49. Roberto Rossellini71*3 June, 1977Director, Producer, Screenwriter 1,370 41,226
50. Yvonne Printemps82*18 January, 1977Singer and actress 1,318 41,891
51. Abdel Halim Hafez47*30 March, 1977Egyptian actor and singer 1,287 44,300
52. Helen Ferguson76*14 March, 1977Actress, publicist 1,271 42,864
53. Dorothy Davenport82*12 October, 1977Actor, film director 1,243 41,892
54. Cassie Gaines29*20 October, 1977American singer-songwriter 1,218 65,095
55. Goddard Lieberson66*29 May, 1977British, Music Producer 1,136 43,028
56. Alan Reed69*14 June, 1977Actor 1,060 45,709
57. Cyril Ritchard80*18 December, 1977Actor 1,053 46,270
58. Betty Balfour74*4 November, 1977British actress 980 48,286
59. Steve Gaines28*20 October, 1977American musician 833 55,550
60. Shannon Day80*24 February, 1977American, Actress 731 52,308
61. Henry Hull86*8 March, 1977American actor 699 55,573
62. Erroll Garner55*2 January, 1977American, Jazz Musician 694 55,788
63. Erik Chitty70*22 July, 1977Actor 660 56,001
64. Victor Francen89*18 November, 1977Actor 574 57,338
65. Anthony Nicholls74*22 February, 1977Actor 571 59,095
66. Misha'al bint Fahd al Saud15 July, 1977Saudi royal 524 65,781
67. Onslow Stevens74*5 January, 1977Actor 521 63,251
68. Andre Eglevsky59*4 December, 1977American dancer 511 61,072
69. Greta Keller74*4 November, 1977Austrian, Actress 479 69,390
70. Gummo Marx21 April, 1977American comedian 469 -
71. Murder of Mary Quigley17*10 September, 1977Murder victim 461 68,839
72. Willis Bouchey70*26 August, 1977American actor 455 65,304
73. Nora Marlowe62*31 December, 1977American actor 448 69,407
74. Stevan Javellana1977Filipino writer 444 63,746
75. David Lochary32*29 July, 1977Actor, Film crew 444 65,054
76. Dorothy Christy70*21 May, 1977American actor 433 65,061
77. Barbara Mitchell9 December, 1977 414 66,808
78. Alfred Lunt84*3 August, 1977Actor 411 66,505
79. Sophie Stewart69*6 June, 1977British actor 386 68,061
80. Paul Desmond52*30 May, 1977American musician 378 72,212
81. Vince Barnett75*10 August, 1977Actor 362 69,478
82. Eduard Roschmann69*25 August, 1977SS officer 361 71,984
83. Trevor Bardette75*28 November, 1977American actor 358 70,718
84. Ruth Graves Wakefield73*10 January, 1977American chef 357 71,722
85. Trude Berliner73*26 February, 1977German actor 311 74,523
86. Ali Shariati43*19 June, 1977Iranian academic and activist 310 72,538
87. Victor Beaumont56*21 March, 1977Actor 309 77,570
88. Joyce Barbour75*14 March, 1977British, Actress 306 73,843
89. Rahsaan Roland Kirk42*5 December, 1977American musician 278 80,716
90. Wernher von Braun65*16 June, 1977Rocket engineer and designer 273 77,605
91. Dale Van Sickel69*25 January, 1977All-American college football player, lineman, end, College Football Hall of Fame member, movie stuntman, movie actor 271 78,611
92. Wilhelm Boger70*3 April, 1977Holocaust perpetrator, Gestapo and SS officer at Auschwitz 256 95,059
93. Delmer Daves73*17 August, 1977American, Director 253 80,067
94. Magda Lupescu81*29 June, 1977Mistress of King Carol II of the Romanians 249 79,406
95. Alia al-Hussein28*9 February, 1977Queen consort of Jordan 245 81,904
96. Stephen Dunne59*2 September, 1977Actor 244 81,381
97. Ernie Lombardi69*26 September, 1977American baseball player 243 80,120
98. Niall MacGinnis63*6 January, 1977Actor 234 81,856
99. Vladimir Nabokov78*2 July, 1977Russian-American novelist, lepidopterist, professor 233 80,887
100. Carter DeHaven90*20 July, 1977Actor, director, writer 230 80,175
* deceased (age at death)