Famous People Who Died In 1931

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1931. This list includes people like Thomas Edison, Bhagat Singh, Chandra Shekhar Azad, Lili Elbe, Ida B. Wells and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include artists, poets, political leaders and philosophers who died in 1931. This list includes people from United States, Germany, France & Sweden and many more countries.

Thomas EdisonThomas Edison
11 February 1847, American
Inventor, Businessman
Bhagat SinghBhagat Singh
27 September 1907, Indian

Chandra Shekhar AzadChandra Shekhar Azad
23 July 1906, Indian

Lili ElbeLili Elbe
28 December 1882, Danish
One of the first recipients of sex reassignment

Geli RaubalGeli Raubal
04 June 1908, Austrian, Hungarian
Hitler’s Niece

Buddy BoldenBuddy Bolden
06 September 1877, American
Musical Artist
Ida B. WellsIda B. Wells
16 July 1862, American

Salvatore MaranzanoSalvatore Maranzano
31 July 1886, American
Mafia Boss

Joe MasseriaJoe Masseria
17 January 1887, Italian, American
Mafia Boss

Anna PavlovaAnna Pavlova
12 February 1881, Russian
Khalil GibranKhalil Gibran
06 January 1883, Lebanese

John MonashJohn Monash
27 June 1865, Australian
Civil engineer
Nellie MelbaNellie Melba
19 May 1861, Australian
Opera Singer

Joseph JoffreJoseph Joffre
12 January 1852, French
French general

Albert Abraham MichelsonAlbert A. Michelson
19 December 1852, American
Otto WallachOtto Wallach
27 March 1847, German

Motilal NehruMotilal Nehru
06 May 1861
Peter KürtenPeter Kürten
26 May 1883, German
Criminal, Serial killer

Hussein bin Ali, Sharif of MeccaHussein bin Ali, Sharif of Mecca
1854 AD, Jordanian, Turkish

Omar MukhtarOmar Mukhtar
20 August 1861, Libyan
Ruler of Senussi Zawiyas
Bix BeiderbeckeBix Beiderbecke
10 March 1903, American
Composer, Trumpeter, Jazz musician, Pianist

Knute RockneKnute Rockne
04 March 1888, American
Head coach, American football player
George Herbert MeadGeorge Herbert Mead
27 February 1863, American
Philosopher, Sociologist, Psychologist, University

F. W. MurnauF. W. Murnau
28 December 1888, German
Film director, Screenwriter

Gustave Le BonGustave Le Bon
07 May 1841, French
Physician, Anthropologist, Archaeologist,

Melvil DeweyMelvil Dewey
10 December 1851, American
Librarian, Resort developer, Reformer
Daniel Hale WilliamsDaniel Hale Williams
18 January 1856, American
Arthur SchnitzlerArthur Schnitzler
15 May 1862, Austrian
Writer, Playwright, Physician, Screenwriter,

Carl NielsenCarl Nielsen
09 June 1865, Danish
Conductor, Composer, Choreographer,

Carin GöringCarin Göring
21 October 1888, Swedish

Daniel Chester FrenchDaniel Chester French
20 April 1850, American
Theo van DoesburgTheo van Doesburg
30 August 1883, Dutch
Poet, Painter, Architect, Writer, Graphic

Tom RobertsTom Roberts
09 March 1856, Australian
Artist, Painter

Giovanni BoldiniGiovanni Boldini
31 December 1842

Charles StuddCharles Studd
02 December 1860, British
Cricketer, Author, Missionary

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David Starr JordanDavid Starr Jordan
19 January 1851, American
Botanist, Peace activist, Zoologist,
Akseli Gallen-KallelaAkseli Gallen-Kallela
26 April 1865, Finnish
Finnish painter

Thomas Alva EdisonThomas Alva Edison
11 February 1847, American
Charles Algernon ParsonsCharles Algernon Parsons
13 June 1854, British
Engineer, Inventor

Martinus BeijerinckMartinus Beijerinck
16 March 1851
Biologist, Microbiologist, University teacher,

Wilson BentleyWilson Bentley
09 February 1865, American
Farmer, Photographer, Meteorologist
Eugene de BlaasEugene de Blaas
24 July 1843

Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, 5th BaronetSir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, 5th Baronet
22 July 1862, Scottish
Nathan SöderblomNathan Söderblom
15 January 1866, Swedish

Erik Axel KarlfeldtErik Axel Karlfeldt
20 July 1864, Swedish
Swedish poet

Viktor DykViktor Dyk
31 December 1877, Czech

Friedrich Wilhelm MurnauFriedrich Wilhelm Murnau
28 December 1888, American

F.W. MurnauF.W. Murnau
1888 AD, American
Wilhelm HumboldtWilhelm Humboldt
18 September 1856, German

Kenneth RockneKenneth Rockne
04 March 1888, Norwegian, American
American Football coach, Coach, American football