Famous people who died at the age of 80.

This is list of celebrities and other famous people who died when they were 80 years old.

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

John Quincy Adams

US President. Deceased
Died on February 23rd, 1848
Died at the age of 80

William Wordsworth

Poet. Deceased
Died on April 23rd, 1850
Died at the age of 80

Samuel Morse

Scientist. Deceased
Died on April 2nd, 1872
Died at the age of 80

Alfred Hitchcock

Film director. Deceased
Died on April 29th, 1980
Died at the age of 80
Kidney failure.

Marlon Brando

Actor. Deceased
Died on July 1st, 2004
Died at the age of 80

Charles Haughey

Irish prime minister. Deceased
Died on June 13th, 2006
Died at the age of 80
Prostate cancer.

Frank Vincent

Actor. Deceased
Died on September 13th, 2017
Died at the age of 80
Heart attack.

Kofi Annan

UN Secretary Deceased
Died on August 18th, 2018
Died at the age of 80
Short undisclosed illness.

Samuel Little

American serial killer. Deceased
Died on December 30th, 2020
Died at the age of 80
Diabetes and heart problems.

Charlie Watts

Drummer. Deceased
Died on August 24th, 2021
Died at the age of 80
Not disclosed.

Statistics about the 80-year-olds above.

Statistics about the 10 celebrity deaths above.

  • Men make up the majority of celebrity deaths in this age group. 90% were male, whereas only 10% were female.
  • These deaths make up 2% of our database (10/595).
  • Out of the 10 people on this list, 10% passed away due to cancer.
  • 10% of them died from a heart attack.

Other ages.

Other ages that celebrities died at.

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