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.

John D. RockefellerJohn D. Rockefeller
American
Businessman
H. P. LovecraftH. P. Lovecraft
American
Writer

Jean HarlowJean Harlow
American
Hollywood Sex Symbol of the 1930s

Ernest RutherfordErnest Rutherford
New Zealander, British
Physicist, Chemist

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
American
Composer

Jagadish Chandra BoseJagadish Chandra Bose
Indian
Physicist
Antonio GramsciAntonio Gramsci
Italian
Politician, Philosopher

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
Italian
Inventor

Erich LudendorffErich Ludendorff
German
General of German Army

Ramsay MacDonaldRamsay MacDonald
British
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Maurice RavelMaurice Ravel
French
Composer

Bessie SmithBessie Smith
American
Singer
Alfred AdlerAlfred Adler
Austrian
 

Edith WhartonEdith Wharton
American
Writer

Pierre de CoubertinPierre de Coubertin
French
Father of the Modern Olympic Games
Austen ChamberlainAusten Chamberlain
British
Politician

Frank B. KelloggFrank B. Kellogg
American
Lawyer, Politician

Wallace Hume Carothers Wallace Carothers
American
Inventor of Neoprene & Nylon

Gustaf Dalén Gustaf Dalén
Swedish
Inventor of Automatic Regulators, AGA Cookers,
Don MarquisDon Marquis
American
Humorist

Andrew MellonAndrew William Mellon
American
Industrialist, Philanthropist
Ahmad JavadAhmad Javad
Azerbaijani
Poet

Sir James Matthew BarrieSir James Matthew Barrie
British, Scottish
Writer

J. Bruce IsmayJ. Bruce Ismay
British
Businessman

Mikhail TukhachevskyMikhail Tukhachevsky
Russian
Military personnel, Officer
Lou Andreas-SaloméLou Andreas-Salomé
German, Russian
Psychoanalyst
Ted HealyTed Healy
American
Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor

Daniel DalyDaniel Daly
American
Military personnel

Jaishankar PrasadJaishankar Prasad
Indian
Poet

R. J. MitchellR. J. Mitchell
British
Aerospace engineer, Engineer
Robert BordenRobert Borden
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

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Harry VardonHarry Vardon
Islanders
Golfer

Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron RothschildWalter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
British
Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist,

Madison GrantMadison Grant
American
Lawyer, Anthropologist, Racial theorist,

Elihu RootElihu Root
American
Former Secretary of State
Gerda TaroGerda Taro
German
Photographer, Artist, War photographer,

Yevgeny ZamyatinYevgeny Zamyatin
French
Author
Louis VierneLouis Vierne
French
Composer, Organist, University teacher

Horacio QuirogaHoracio Quiroga
Uruguayan
Poet, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer

Rudolf OttoRudolf Otto
German
Theologian, Politician, Philosopher, Non-fiction
Elihu ThomsonElihu Thomson
British
Engineer, Inventor

Karol SzymanowskiKarol Szymanowski
Polish, Kosovar
Composer, Music educator, University teacher,
Emilio MolaEmilio Mola
Spanish
military personnel

Walter Burley GriffinWalter Burley Griffin
American
Architect, Landscape architect, Urban planner

William GilletteWilliam Gillette
American
actor, screenwriter, stage actor, writer

Charles-Marie WidorCharles-Marie Widor
French
Composer, Organist, Music arranger, Music

Chūya NakaharaChūya Nakahara
Japanese
Poet, Writer, Tanka poet, Translator
Attila JózsefAttila József
Hungarian
Hungarian poet

John Gresham MachenJohn Gresham Machen
American
Theologian

Harold DavidsonHarold Davidson
British
 

Ivor GurneyIvor Gurney
British
Poet, Composer, Author, Writer
Gaston DoumergueGaston Doumergue
French
Prime Minister, Politician

J.M. BarrieJ.M. Barrie
Author, Playwright
Đorđe VajfertĐorđe Vajfert
Serbian
Industrialist, Banker, Coin collecting, Book

Ray EwryRay Ewry
American
Athlete

Tomáš MasarykTomáš Masaryk
Czech
Politician, President
George Horace LorimerGeorge Horace Lorimer
American
Journalist

Grigoriy OrdzhonikidzeGrigoriy Ordzhonikidze
Georgian, Russian
 
Edgar Watson HoweEdgar Watson Howe
American
 

Sir. James Matthew BarrieSir. James Matthew Barrie
British, Scottish, Welsh
 

W.H. CarothersW.H. Carothers
Chemist, Scientist