The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people who died in 1992

Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov (1920 - 1992)

American chemist and author
Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich (1901 - 1992)

German-American actress and singer
Robert Reed

Robert Reed (1932 - 1992)

American actor
Friedrich Hayek

Friedrich Hayek (1899 - 1992)

Austrian-English economist and philosopher
Alex Haley

Alex Haley (1921 - 1992)

American historian
Sam Walton

Sam Walton (1918 - 1992)

American businessman, founded the retailers Walmart and Sam's Club
John Cage

John Cage (1912 - 1992)

American composer
Satyajit Ray

Satyajit Ray (1921 - 1992)

Indian director
Grace Hopper

Grace Hopper (1906 - 1992)

American computer scientist
Sam Kinison

Sam Kinison (1953 - 1992)

American comedian and actor
Eddie Kendricks

Eddie Kendricks (1939 - 1992)

American singer and songwriter
Dick York

Dick York (1928 - 1992)

American actor
Lawrence Welk

Lawrence Welk (1903 - 1992)

American musician
Albert King

Albert King (1923 - 1992)

American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer
Albert Pierrepoint

Albert Pierrepoint (1905 - 1992)

English executioner
Menachem Begin

Menachem Begin (1913 - 1992)

Israeli politician, 6th Prime Minister of Israel
Jim Garrison

Jim Garrison (1921 - 1992)

American lawyer and judge
Willy Brandt

Willy Brandt (1913 - 1992)

German politician
Roger Miller

Roger Miller (1936 - 1992)

American singer-songwriter and actor
Audre Lorde

Audre Lorde (1934 - 1992)

American poet and activist
Olivier Messiaen

Olivier Messiaen (1908 - 1992)

French composer and ornithologist
José Ferrer

José Ferrer (1912 - 1992)

Puerto Rican actor
Ástor Piazzolla

Ástor Piazzolla (1921 - 1992)

Argentine composer
Willie Dixon

Willie Dixon (1915 - 1992)

American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer
Jeff Porcaro

Jeff Porcaro (1954 - 1992)

American drummer
Nancy Walker

Nancy Walker (1922 - 1992)

American actress and musical comedy performer
Barbara McClintock

Barbara McClintock (1902 - 1992)

American geneticist
Iceberg Slim

Iceberg Slim (1918 - 1992)

American author
Peter Allen

Peter Allen (1944 - 1992)

Australian singer-songwriter, pianist, and actor
Angela Carter

Angela Carter (1940 - 1992)

English novelist and journalist
David Bohm

David Bohm (1917 - 1992)

American-English physicist, philosopher, and neuropsychologist
Giovanni Falcone

Giovanni Falcone (1939 - 1992)

Italian magistrate and Mafia victim
Mary Wells

Mary Wells (1943 - 1992)

Singer-songwriter
Joe Shuster

Joe Shuster (1914 - 1992)

Canadian-American illustrator
Neville Brand

Neville Brand (1920 - 1992)

Recipient of the Purple Heart medal
Paul Henreid

Paul Henreid (1908 - 1992)

actor, director
Roy Acuff

Roy Acuff (1903 - 1992)

Singer, fiddler, promoter
Hal Roach

Hal Roach (1892 - 1992)

Film producer
Aribert Heim

Aribert Heim (1914 - 1992)

Austrian physician