Famous people who died at the age of 29.

A list of celebrities and other famous people who died when they were 29 years old.

The list below is ordered by the person's date of death.

Hank Williams

Singer. Deceased
Died on January 1st, 1953
Died at the age of 29
Heart failure following years of alcoholism and substance abuse.

Marc Bolan

Musician. Deceased
Died on September 16th, 1977
Died at the age of 29
The car he was a passenger in struck a fence and tree in southwest London.

Lance Cade

Wrestler. Deceased
Died on August 13th, 2010
Died at the age of 29
Mixed drug intoxication.

Reeva Steenkamp

South African model. Deceased
Died on February 14th, 2013
Died at the age of 29
Shot dead by her boyfriend.

Gia Allemand

Model and Reality TV star. Deceased
Died on August 14th, 2013
Died at the age of 29
Suicide by hanging.

Lee Thompson Young

American actor. Deceased
Died on August 19th, 2013
Died at the age of 29
Self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Omar Mateen

Mass murderer. Deceased
Died on June 12th, 2016
Died at the age of 29
Killed in a shootout with police.


American YouTuber. Deceased
Died on June 19th, 2019
Died at the age of 29
Suicide by drowning.

Statistics about the 29-year-olds above.

A few statistics about the 8 celebrity deaths above.

  • Men make up the majority of celebrity deaths in this age group. 75% were male, whereas only 25% were female.
  • These deaths make up 2% of our database (8/497).
  • 13% of them were murdered or assassinated.
  • Suicide accounted for 38% of the deaths in this age group.
  • 13% of these celebrities died in accidents.
  • 13% of the deaths above were due to drug overdoses.

Other ages.

Other ages that celebrities died at.

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