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Dead at age 46

351 Notable deaths

John F. Kennedy

President of the united states from 1961 to 1963.

Born May 29th, 1917 in Brookline. [ref]

Died November 22nd, 1963 at 46 years old in Parkland Memorial Hospital (ballistic trauma). [ref]

André the Giant

French professional wrestler and actor (1946-1993).

Born May 19th, 1946 in Coulommiers. [ref]

Died January 28th, 1993 at 46 years old in 8th arrondissement of Paris (heart failure). [ref]

Beau Biden

American politician, lawyer (1969–2015).

Born February 3rd, 1969 in Wilmington.

Died May 30th, 2015 at 46 years old in Bethesda (brain cancer).

Philip Seymour Hoffman

American actor (1967-2014).

Born July 23rd, 1967 in Fairport. [ref]

Died February 2nd, 2014 at 46 years old in Manhattan. [ref]

Dolores O'Riordan

Irish musician.

Born September 6th, 1971 in Ballybricken North. [ref]

Died January 15th, 2018 at 46 years old in Mayfair (drowning). [ref]

Oscar Wilde

Irish poet, playwright, and aesthete (1854–1900).

Born October 16th, 1854 in Dublin. [ref]

Died November 30th, 1900 at 46 years old in Paris (meningitis). [ref]


American professional wrestler, actress, glamour model, bodybuilder, pornographic actress (1969-2016).

Born December 27th, 1969 in Rochester.

Died April 20th, 2016 at 46 years old in Redondo Beach (drug overdose). [ref]

Aileen Wuornos

American serial killer (1956–2002).

Born February 29th, 1956 in Rochester.

Died October 9th, 2002 at 46 years old in Florida State Prison (lethal injection).

George Orwell

English author and journalist (1903–1950).

Born June 25th, 1903 in Motihari. [ref]

Died January 21st, 1950 at 46 years old in London (tuberculosis). [ref]

H. P. Lovecraft

American author (1890–1937).

Born August 20th, 1890 in Providence. [ref]

Died March 15th, 1937 at 46 years old in Providence (small intestine cancer). [ref]

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That’s what literature is. It’s the people who went before us, tapping out messages from the past, from beyond the grave, trying to tell us about life and death! Listen to them! Connie Willis