The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1988

Judith Barsi

Judith Barsi (1978 - 1988)

American actress
Richard Feynman

Richard Feynman (1918 - 1988)

American physicist
Roy Orbison

Roy Orbison (1936 - 1988)

American singer-songwriter
Jean-Michel Basquiat

Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960 - 1988)

American painter and poet
Pete Maravich

Pete Maravich (1947 - 1988)

American basketball player
Andy Gibb

Andy Gibb (1958 - 1988)

English-Australian singer
Nico

Nico (1938 - 1988)

German singer-songwriter, model, and actress
Chet Baker

Chet Baker (1929 - 1988)

American trumpet player and singer
Hillel Slovak

Hillel Slovak (1962 - 1988)

Israeli-American musician
Enzo Ferrari

Enzo Ferrari (1898 - 1988)

Italian race car driver and businessman, founded Ferrari
Divine

Divine (1945 - 1988)

American actor, singer and drag queen
Kim Philby

Kim Philby (1912 - 1988)

British spy, Soviet double agent
Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq

Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq (1924 - 1988)

Pakistani politician
Christina Onassis

Christina Onassis (1950 - 1988)

American businesswoman
Isamu Noguchi

Isamu Noguchi (1904 - 1988)

American sculptor
Louis L'Amour

Louis L'Amour (1908 - 1988)

American author
Son House

Son House (1902 - 1988)

American musician
Bruiser Brody

Bruiser Brody (1946 - 1988)

American wrestler
Roy Buchanan

Roy Buchanan (1939 - 1988)

American blues musician
Art Rooney

Art Rooney (1901 - 1988)

Founder and owner of Pittsburgh Steelers professional American football team
Raymond Williams

Raymond Williams (1921 - 1988)

Welsh academic and author
John Houseman

John Houseman (1902 - 1988)

Romanian-American actor and producer
Joe Besser

Joe Besser (1907 - 1988)

American actor and comedian
Hal Ashby

Hal Ashby (1929 - 1988)

Film director
Virginia Satir

Virginia Satir (1916 - 1988)

American psychotherapist and author
Chico Mendes

Chico Mendes (1944 - 1988)

Brazilian activist
Dennis Day

Dennis Day (1916 - 1988)

Actor, comedian and singer
Roger Hargreaves

Roger Hargreaves (1935 - 1988)

English author and illustrator
Clifford D. Simak

Clifford D. Simak (1904 - 1988)

American science fiction writer
Max Robinson

Max Robinson (1939 - 1988)

Television journalist
Frederick Loewe

Frederick Loewe (1901 - 1988)

composer of Broadway and film musicals
Carl Hubbell

Carl Hubbell (1903 - 1988)

American baseball player
Joshua Logan

Joshua Logan (1908 - 1988)

Actor, director, writer
Monte Kay

Monte Kay (1924 - 1988)

Music producer, club manager, Television Producer