Died in 1981

1
Bob Marley (1945-1981)
2
Terry Fox (1958-1981)
3
Natalie Wood (1938-1981)
4
Joe Louis (1914-1981)
5
Adam Walsh (1974-1981)
6
Jack Albertson (1907-1981)
7
Bill Haley (1925-1981)
8
Harry Chapin (1942-1981)
9
Bill Shankly (1913-1981)
10
William Holden (1918-1981)
11
Mariama Ba (1929-1981)
12
Gerry Bertier (1953-1981)
13
Vera Ellen (1921-1981)
14
Eric Williams (1911-1981)
15
Mike Bloomfield (1943-1981)
16
Allen Ludden (1917-1981)
17
Anwar Sadat (1918-1981)
18
Beulah Bondi (1889-1981)
19
Zarah Leander (1907-1981)
20
Hazel Scott (1920-1981)
21
Chief Dan George (1899-1981)
22
Walter Knott (1889-1981)
23
Nargis Dutt (1929-1981)
24
Mary Lou Williams (1910-1981)
25
Albert Speer (1905-1981)
26
Gloria Grahame (1923-1981)
27
Omar Bradley (1893-1981)
28
Hoagy Carmichael (1899-1981)
29
Robert Montgomery (1904-1981)
30
Richard Boone (1917-1981)
31
Qazi Motahar Hossain (1897-1981)
32
Ross Martin (1920-1981)
33
Edith Head (1899-1981)
34
Tiny Thompson (1903-1981)
35
Audrey Smith (1915-1981)
36
Moshe Dayan (1915-1981)
37
Cat Anderson (1916-1981)
38
Corrado Parducci (1900-1981)
39
Lotte Reiniger (1899-1981)
40
Rafael Méndez (1906-1981)
41
Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
42
Lotte Lenya (1898-1981)
43
Keefe Brasselle (1923-1981)
44
Nigar Rafibeyli (1913-1981)
45
Dean Andrews Jr. (1922-1981)
46
Gopal Chandra Bhattacharya (1895-1981)
47
Roy Wilkins (1901-1981)
48
Ella Grasso (1919-1981)