Famous People Who Died In 1932

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Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1932. This list includes people like John Philip Sousa, Nadezhda Alliluyeva, George Eastman, Peg Entwistle, Ronald Ross and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, artists, prime ministers and novelists who died in 1932. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, Germany & France and many more countries.
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 1 
Molly Brown
(American Socialite, Philanthropist and Actress Who Survived the Sinking of the Titanic)
Molly Brown
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 18, 1867
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Hannibal, Missouri, United States
Died: October 26
 2 
John Philip Sousa
(Conductor, Composer)
John Philip Sousa
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 6, 1854
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: March 6
 3 
George Eastman
(Inventor of Roll Film)
George Eastman
7
Birthdate: July 12, 1854
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Waterville
Died: March 14
 4 
Peg Entwistle
(Actress)
Peg Entwistle
6
Birthdate: February 5, 1908
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Port Talbot, Glamorgan, England
Died: September 16
 5 
Alberto Santos Dumont
(Brazilian aviator)
Alberto Santos Dumont
4
Birthdate: July 20, 1873
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Santos Dumont
Died: July 23
 6 
Manuel II of Portugal
(King of Portugal from 1908 to 1910)
Manuel II of Portugal
4
Birthdate: November 15, 1889
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
Died: July 2
 7 
Edith Cowan
(Social Campaigner)
Edith Cowan
14
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: August 2, 1861
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Geraldton, Australia
Died: June 9
 8 
Sophia of Prussia
(Princess of Prussia and Former Queen consort of the Hellenes (1913 - 1917))
Sophia of Prussia
3
Birthdate: June 14, 1870
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New Palace, Potsdam, Germany
Died: January 13
 9 
William Wrigley, Jr.
(Industrialist)
William Wrigley, Jr.
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 30, 1861
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: January 26
 10 
Ronald Ross
(Medical doctor)
Ronald Ross
1
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: May 13, 1857
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Almora, India
Died: September 16
 11 
Edgar Wallace
(Multi-genre writer who is most famous for King Kong and the J. G. Reeder detective series)
Edgar Wallace
0
Birthdate: April 1, 1875
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Greenwich, Kent, England, united Kingdom
Died: February 10
 12 
Bill Pickett
(Cowboy)
Bill Pickett
2
Birthdate: December 5, 1870
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Williamson County, Texas, United States
Died: April 2
 13 
Gertrude Jekyll
(Horticulturist, Painter, Gardener, Non-fiction writer, Botanist, Architect)
Gertrude Jekyll
0
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: November 29, 1843
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: London
Died: December 8
 14 
Florence Kelley
(American Social and Political Reformer and the Pioneer of the Term 'Wage Abolitionism')
Florence Kelley
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 12, 1859
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 17
 15 
Wilhelm Ostwald
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 2, 1853
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Riga
Died: April 4
 16 
Hart Crane
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: July 21, 1899
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Garrettsville, Ohio, United States
Died: April 27
 17 
Albert Jacka
(Victoria Cross Winner)
Albert Jacka
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 10, 1893
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Winchelsea
Died: January 17
Reginald Aubrey Fessenden
1
Birthdate: October 6, 1866
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: East Bolton, Canada
Died: July 22
 19 
Aristide Briand
(Prime Minister)
Aristide Briand
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: March 28, 1862
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nantes
Died: April 7
Frederick Augustus III of Saxony
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 25, 1865
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Dresden, Germany
Died: February 18
 21 
Henry M. Leland
(American Machinist, Inventor, Automotive Entrepreneur and Founder of Automotive Brands ‘Cadillac’ and ‘Lincoln')
Henry M. Leland
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: February 16, 1843
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Vermont, United States
Died: March 26
 22 
Ilya Ivanovich Ivanov
0
Birthdate: August 1, 1870
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Shchigry
Died: March 20
 23 
Karl Blossfeldt
(German Photographer and Sculptor Best Known for His Close-up Photographs of Plants and Living Things)
Karl Blossfeldt
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Birthdate: June 13, 1865
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Schielo, Germany
Died: December 9
 24 
Major Taylor
(Cyclist)
Major Taylor
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 26, 1878
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Died: June 21
 25 
King Camp Gillette
(Businessman)
King Camp Gillette
3
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 5, 1855
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States
Died: July 9
 26 
Dorabji Tata
(Key figure in the history and development of the Tata Group)
Dorabji Tata
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: August 27, 1859
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Died: June 3
 27 
Giuseppe Peano
(Mathematician)
Giuseppe Peano
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 27, 1858
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cuneo, Italy
Died: April 20
 28 
Julius Rosenwald
(Businessman)
Julius Rosenwald
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: August 12, 1862
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Springfield, Illinois, United States
Died: January 6
 29 
Mabel Loomis Todd
0
Birthdate: November 10, 1856
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 14
 30 
Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
(Theatrical Producer)
Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 21, 1867
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: July 22
 31 
Gustav Meyrink
(Austrian Novelist Famous for His Novel 'The Golem')
Gustav Meyrink
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 19, 1868
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: December 4
 32 
Kang Pan-sok
(Activists)
Kang Pan-sok
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: April 21, 1892
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mangyongdae, Pyongyang, North Korea
Died: July 31
 33 
Aḥmad Shawqī
(Arabic Poet Laureate, Playwright, and Writer)
Aḥmad Shawqī
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 17, 1870
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt
Died: October 14
 34 
Ellen Churchill Semple
(American Geographer Who Made Immense Contributions to the Development of Geography as Discipline in the US)
Ellen Churchill Semple
1
Birthdate: January 8, 1863
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: May 8
Anna Elizabeth Dickinson
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 28, 1842
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 22
 36 
Louis Anquetin
(Was a French Painter)
Louis Anquetin
0
Birthdate: January 26, 1861
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Étrépagny, France
Died: August 19
 37 
Maironis
(Poet)
Maironis
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 2, 1862
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Raseiniai District Municipality, Lithuania
Died: June 28
 38 
Karl Fazer
(Finnish Confectioner and Businessman, Who Was Also a Sharp Shooter and an Olympian)
Karl Fazer
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 16, 1866
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Helsinki, Finland
Died: October 9
 39 
C.P. Scott
(British Journalist and the Editor of 'The Guardian’ from 1872 to 1929)
C.P. Scott
0
Birthdate: October 26, 1846
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bath, England
Died: January 1
 40 
Julia Lathrop
(American Social Reformer and 1st Director of United States Children's Bureau)
Julia Lathrop
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 29, 1858
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rockford, Illinois, United States
Died: April 15
 41 
Paul Bern
(American Film Director, Screenwriter, and Producer for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer)
Paul Bern
1
Birthdate: December 3, 1889
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Wandsbek, Germany
Died: September 5
 42 
Augusta, Lady Gregory
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 15, 1852
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Galway, Ireland
Died: May 22
 43 
Dora Carrington
3
Birthdate: March 29, 1893
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hereford
Died: March 11
 44 
Minnie Maddern Fiske
0
Birthdate: December 19, 1865
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: February 15
 45 
William Williams Keen
(American Physician and the First Brain Surgeon in the United States)
William Williams Keen
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: January 19, 1837
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: June 7
 46 
Christian von Ehrenfels
0
Birthdate: June 20, 1859
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Vienna, Austria
Died: September 8
 47 
Max Wolf
(Astronomer)
Max Wolf
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 21, 1863
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Heidelberg
Died: October 3
 48 
Wovoka
(Religious leader)
Wovoka
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1856 AD
Birthplace: Smith Valley, Nevada, U.S.
Died: September 29
 49 
Patrick Geddes
(Scottish Biologist, Sociologist and Pioneering Town Planner Who Coined the Term 'Conurbation')
Patrick Geddes
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 2, 1854
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Died: April 17
 50 
Inukai Tsuyoshi
(Politician, Prime Minister)
Inukai Tsuyoshi
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 4, 1855
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Okayama, Japan
Died: May 15