List of people who disappeared mysteriously

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This is a list of people who disappeared mysteriously, and whose current whereabouts are unknown or whose deaths are not substantiated, as well as a few cases of people whose disappearance was notable and remained mysterious for a long time, but was eventually explained.

Before 1801[edit]

1800 to 1899[edit]

1900s[edit]

1910s[edit]

1920s[edit]

1930s[edit]

1940s[edit]

1950s[edit]

1960s[edit]

1970s[edit]

1970[edit]

1971[edit]

1972[edit]

1973[edit]

1974[edit]

1975[edit]

Disappearance of the Lyon Sisters in 1975 from a Washington D.C. suburban mall

1976[edit]

1977[edit]

1978[edit]

1979[edit]

1980s[edit]

1980[edit]

Donald Eugene Webb vanished without a trace after murdering a police officer, he is believed to be dead, but if Webb were to be alive today, he would be 82

1982[edit]

1983[edit]

1984[edit]

1985[edit]

1986[edit]

1987[edit]

1988[edit]

1989[edit]

1990s[edit]

1990[edit]

1991[edit]

1992[edit]

1994[edit]

1995[edit]

1996[edit]

1997[edit]

1998[edit]

2000s[edit]

2000[edit]

2001[edit]

2002[edit]

2003[edit]

2004[edit]

2005[edit]

2006[edit]

2007[edit]

2008[edit]

2009[edit]

2010s[edit]

2010[edit]

2011[edit]

2012[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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