Died in 1984

1
Marvin Gaye (1939-1984)
Soul Singer
2
Ray Kroc (1902-1984)
Entrepreneur
3
Big Mama Thornton (1926-1984)
Blues Singer
4
Andy Kaufman (1949-1984)
Comedian
5
Indira Gandhi (1917-1984)
Politician
6
Tommy Cooper (1921-1984)
Magician
7
Richard Burton (1925-1984)
Movie Actor
8
Jackie Coogan (1914-1984)
TV Actor
9
Jackie Wilson (1934-1984)
Rock Singer
10
Ansel Adams (1902-1984)
Photographer
11
Truman Capote (1924-1984)
Novelist
12
Ben Wilson (1967-1984)
Basketball Player
13
Ethel Merman (1908-1984)
Stage Actress
14
James Mason (1909-1984)
Movie Actor
15
Count Basie (1904-1984)
Pianist
16
Tomas Rivera (1935-1984)
Poet
17
Meredith Willson (1902-1984)
Songwriter
18
Diana Dors (1931-1984)
Movie Actress
19
Janet Gaynor (1906-1984)
Movie Actress
20
Nicholas Dingley (1960-1984)
Drummer
21
Luke Kelly (1940-1984)
Folk Singer
22
Wilson Rawls (1913-1984)
Children's Author
23
Ernest Tubb (1914-1984)
Country Singer
24
Peter Lawford (1923-1984)
Movie Actor
25
Joan Lindsay (1896-1984)
Novelist
26
Chuck Cooper (1926-1984)
Basketball Player
27
Eric Morecambe (1926-1984)
Comedian
28
Smith Ballew (1902-1984)
Movie Actor
29
William Powell (1892-1984)
Movie Actor
30
Harry Stockwell (1902-1984)
Movie Actor
31
Avon Long (1910-1984)
Stage Actor
32
June Marlowe (1903-1984)
Movie Actress
33
Andrea Leeds (1914-1984)
Movie Actress
34
Jon-Erik Hexum (1957-1984)
TV Actor
35
Richard Hurndall (1910-1984)
TV Actor
36
Lillian Hellman (1905-1984)
Playwright
37
Ellen Raskin (1928-1984)
Children's Author
38
Ricky Bell (1955-1984)
Football Player
39
Adam Malik (1917-1984)
Politician
40
Peggy Ann Garner (1932-1984)
Movie Actress
41
Steve Goodman (1948-1984)
Folk Singer
42
Lennard Pearce (1915-1984)
TV Actor
43
Johnny Weissmuller (1904-1984)
Swimmer
44
Neil Hamilton (1899-1984)
TV Actor
45
ZZ Hill (1935-1984)
World Music Singer
46
Joe Cronin (1906-1984)
Baseball Player
47
George Aiken (1892-1984)
Politician
48
Faiz Ahmad Faiz (1911-1984)
Poet