Famous People Who Died In 1937

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1937. This list includes people like H. P. Lovecraft, John D. Rockefeller, Jean Harlow, George Gershwin, Jagadish Chandra Bose and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, poets, composers and novelists who died in 1937. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, France & Germany and many more countries.

H. P. LovecraftH. P. Lovecraft
20 August 1890, American
Writer
John D. RockefellerJohn D. Rockefeller
08 July 1839, American
Businessman

Jean HarlowJean Harlow
03 March 1911, American
Hollywood Sex Symbol of the 1930s

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
26 September 1898, American
Composer

Ernest RutherfordErnest Rutherford
30 August 1871, New Zealander, British
Physicist, Chemist

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
25 April 1874, Italian
Inventor
Maurice RavelMaurice Ravel
07 March 1875, French
Composer

Bessie SmithBessie Smith
15 April 1894, American
Singer

Jagadish Chandra BoseJagadish Chandra Bose
30 November 1858, Indian
Physicist

Erich LudendorffErich Ludendorff
09 April 1865, German
General of German Army
Alfred AdlerAlfred Adler
07 February 1870, Austrian
 

Edith WhartonEdith Wharton
24 January 1862, American
Writer
Ramsay MacDonaldRamsay MacDonald
12 October 1866, British
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Pierre de CoubertinPierre de Coubertin
01 January 1863, French
Father of the Modern Olympic Games

Austen ChamberlainAusten Chamberlain
16 October 1863, British
Politician
Henry Ossawa TannerHenry Ossawa Tanner
21 June 1859, American
 

Wallace Hume Carothers Wallace Carothers
27 April 1896, American
Inventor of Neoprene & Nylon
Frank B. KelloggFrank B. Kellogg
22 December 1856, American
Lawyer, Politician

Don MarquisDon Marquis
29 July 1878, American
Humorist

Gustaf Dalén Gustaf Dalén
30 November 1869, Swedish
Inventor of Automatic Regulators, AGA Cookers,
Andrew MellonAndrew William Mellon
24 March 1855, American
Industrialist, Philanthropist

Ahmad JavadAhmad Javad
05 May 1892, Azerbaijani
Poet
Antonio GramsciAntonio Gramsci
22 January 1891, Italian
Italian Politician

Lou Andreas-SaloméLou Andreas-Salomé
12 February 1861, German, Russian
Psychoanalyst, author

Mikhail TukhachevskyMikhail Tukhachevsky
16 February 1893, Russian
Military personnel, Officer

Ted HealyTed Healy
01 October 1896, American
Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor
Daniel DalyDaniel Daly
11 November 1873, American
Military personnel
Jaishankar PrasadJaishankar Prasad
30 January 1889, Indian
Poet

Robert BordenRobert Borden
26 June 1854, Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Madison GrantMadison Grant
19 November 1865, American
Lawyer, Anthropologist, Racial theorist,

R. J. MitchellR. J. Mitchell
20 May 1895, British
Aerospace engineer, Engineer
Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron RothschildWalter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
08 February 1868, British
Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist,

Elihu RootElihu Root
15 February 1845, American
Former Secretary of State

Yevgeny ZamyatinYevgeny Zamyatin
01 February 1884, French
Author

Gerda TaroGerda Taro
01 August 1910, German
Photographer, Artist, War photographer,

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Louis VierneLouis Vierne
08 October 1870, French
Composer, Organist, University teacher
Chūya NakaharaChūya Nakahara
29 April 1907, Japanese
Poet, Writer, Tanka poet, Translator

Horacio QuirogaHoracio Quiroga
31 December 1878, Uruguayan
Poet, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer
Karol SzymanowskiKarol Szymanowski
03 October 1882, Polish, Kosovar
Composer, Music educator, University teacher,

Rudolf OttoRudolf Otto
25 September 1869, German
Theologian, Politician, Philosopher, Non-fiction

Walter Burley GriffinWalter Burley Griffin
24 November 1876, American
Architect, Landscape architect, Urban planner
Charles-Marie WidorCharles-Marie Widor
21 February 1844, French
Composer, Organist, Music arranger, Music

William GilletteWilliam Gillette
24 July 1853, American
actor, screenwriter, stage actor, writer
Emilio MolaEmilio Mola
09 June 1887, Spanish
military personnel

Attila JózsefAttila József
11 April 1905, Hungarian
Hungarian poet

Elihu ThomsonElihu Thomson
29 March 1853, British
Engineer, Inventor

Ivor GurneyIvor Gurney
28 August 1890, British
Poet, Composer, Author, Writer

Gaston DoumergueGaston Doumergue
01 August 1863, French
Prime Minister, Politician
Harold DavidsonHarold Davidson
14 July 1875, British
 

J.M. BarrieJ.M. Barrie
1860 AD
Author, Playwright

Ray EwryRay Ewry
14 October 1873, American
Athlete

Tomáš MasarykTomáš Masaryk
07 March 1850, Czech
Politician, President
George Horace LorimerGeorge Horace Lorimer
06 October 1867, American
Journalist

Grigoriy OrdzhonikidzeGrigoriy Ordzhonikidze
24 October 1886, Georgian, Russian
 
Nils Gustaf DalénNils Gustaf Dalén
30 November 1869, Swedish
 

Sir James Matthew BarrieSir James Matthew Barrie
09 May 1860, Welsh
 

Edgar Watson HoweEdgar Watson Howe
03 May 1853, American
 
John Davison Rockefeller, Jr.John Davison Rockefeller, Jr.
08 July 1839, American
 

Sir. James Matthew BarrieSir. James Matthew Barrie
09 May 1860, British, Scottish, Welsh
 
W.H. CarothersW.H. Carothers
1896 AD
Chemist, Scientist

Đorđe VajfertĐorđe Vajfert
15 June 1850, Serbian
Industrialist, Banker, Coin collecting, Book