The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1990

Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl (1916 - 1990)

British writer
Stevie Ray Vaughan

Stevie Ray Vaughan (1954 - 1990)

American singer and guitarist
Ava Gardner

Ava Gardner (1922 - 1990)

American actress
Sammy Davis Jr.

Sammy Davis Jr. (1925 - 1990)

Actor, singer, dancer
Jim Henson

Jim Henson (1936 - 1990)

American puppeteer, director and producer
B. F. Skinner

B. F. Skinner (1904 - 1990)

American psychologist
Greta Garbo

Greta Garbo (1905 - 1990)

Swedish actress
Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh

Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh (1931 - 1990)

Indian mystic, guru, and educator
Ryan White

Ryan White (1971 - 1990)

American HIV victim
Leonard Bernstein

Leonard Bernstein (1918 - 1990)

American conductor, pianist, and composer
Robert Noyce

Robert Noyce (1927 - 1990)

American inventor and businessman, invented the microchip and co-founded the Intel Corporation
Aaron Copland

Aaron Copland (1900 - 1990)

American composer
Keith Haring

Keith Haring (1958 - 1990)

American graphical artist
Jill Ireland

Jill Ireland (1936 - 1990)

British actress
Sarah Vaughan

Sarah Vaughan (1924 - 1990)

American singer
Eve Arden

Eve Arden (1908 - 1990)

American actress
Curtis LeMay

Curtis LeMay (1906 - 1990)

American general
Irene Dunne

Irene Dunne (1898 - 1990)

American actress
Louis Althusser

Louis Althusser (1918 - 1990)

French philosopher
Lev Yashin

Lev Yashin (1929 - 1990)

Soviet footballer
Del Shannon

Del Shannon (1934 - 1990)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Mary Martin

Mary Martin (1913 - 1990)

American actress and singer
Samuel Doe

Samuel Doe (1951 - 1990)

Liberian politician, 21st President of Liberia
Ralph Abernathy

Ralph Abernathy (1926 - 1990)

U.S. civil rights leader
Johnnie Ray

Johnnie Ray (1927 - 1990)

American singer-songwriter and pianist
Capucine

Capucine (1928 - 1990)

French actress and model
Pearl Bailey

Pearl Bailey (1918 - 1990)

American actress and singer
Joel McCrea

Joel McCrea (1905 - 1990)

American actor
Tom Fogerty

Tom Fogerty (1941 - 1990)

American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Art Blakey

Art Blakey (1919 - 1990)

American drummer and bandleader
Susan Oliver

Susan Oliver (1932 - 1990)

Actress, author, aviator
Joan Bennett

Joan Bennett (1910 - 1990)

American actress
Armand Hammer

Armand Hammer (1898 - 1990)

American businessman and philanthropist
Tom Harmon

Tom Harmon (1919 - 1990)

American football player, announcer
Dexter Gordon

Dexter Gordon (1923 - 1990)

American saxophonist, composer, and actor
Allen Collins

Allen Collins (1952 - 1990)

American musician
Bill Cullen

Bill Cullen (1920 - 1990)

American game show host
Lawrence Durrell

Lawrence Durrell (1912 - 1990)

Indian-English author
Malcolm Forbes

Malcolm Forbes (1919 - 1990)

American publisher
Stefano Casiraghi

Stefano Casiraghi (1960 - 1990)

Italian businessman, husband of Caroline, Princess of Hanover
Vic Tayback

Vic Tayback (1930 - 1990)

American actor
Bruno Bettelheim

Bruno Bettelheim (1903 - 1990)

American psychologist