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
American
Writer
John D. RockefellerJohn D. Rockefeller
American
Businessman

Jean HarlowJean Harlow
American
Hollywood Sex Symbol of the 1930s

George GershwinGeorge Gershwin
American
Composer

Ernest RutherfordErnest Rutherford
New Zealander, British
Physicist, Chemist

Jagadish Chandra BoseJagadish Chandra Bose
Indian
Physicist
Maurice RavelMaurice Ravel
French
Composer

Guglielmo MarconiGuglielmo Marconi
Italian
Inventor

Erich LudendorffErich Ludendorff
German
General of German Army

Bessie SmithBessie Smith
American
Singer
Ramsay MacDonaldRamsay MacDonald
British
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Edith WhartonEdith Wharton
American
Writer
Alfred AdlerAlfred Adler
Austrian
 

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
Antonio GramsciAntonio Gramsci
Italian
Italian Politician

Mikhail TukhachevskyMikhail Tukhachevsky
Russian
Military personnel, Officer

Lou Andreas-SaloméLou Andreas-Salomé
German, Russian
Psychoanalyst, author

Daniel DalyDaniel Daly
American
Military personnel
Ted HealyTed Healy
American
Actor, Screenwriter, Stage actor
Jaishankar PrasadJaishankar Prasad
Indian
Poet

Madison GrantMadison Grant
American
Lawyer, Anthropologist, Racial theorist,

Robert BordenRobert Borden
Canadian
Politician, Lawyer, Diplomat

Walter Rothschild, 2nd Baron RothschildWalter Rothschild, 2nd Baron Rothschild
British
Biologist, Banker, Politician, Zoologist,
Elihu RootElihu Root
American
Former Secretary of State

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Yevgeny ZamyatinYevgeny Zamyatin
French
Author

Gerda TaroGerda Taro
German
Photographer, Artist, War photographer,

R. J. MitchellR. J. Mitchell
British
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Louis VierneLouis Vierne
French
Composer, Organist, University teacher
William GilletteWilliam Gillette
American
actor, screenwriter, stage actor, writer

Horacio QuirogaHoracio Quiroga
Uruguayan
Poet, Writer, Novelist, Children's writer
Chūya NakaharaChūya Nakahara
Japanese
Poet, Writer, Tanka poet, Translator

Rudolf OttoRudolf Otto
German
Theologian, Politician, Philosopher, Non-fiction

Walter Burley GriffinWalter Burley Griffin
American
Architect, Landscape architect, Urban planner
Charles-Marie WidorCharles-Marie Widor
French
Composer, Organist, Music arranger, Music

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

Attila JózsefAttila József
Hungarian
Hungarian poet

Harold DavidsonHarold Davidson
British
 

Elihu ThomsonElihu Thomson
British
Engineer, Inventor

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

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

Ray EwryRay Ewry
American
Athlete

Tomáš MasarykTomáš Masaryk
Czech
Politician, President
Đorđe VajfertĐorđe Vajfert
Serbian
Industrialist, Banker, Coin collecting, Book

George Horace LorimerGeorge Horace Lorimer
American
Journalist
Grigoriy OrdzhonikidzeGrigoriy Ordzhonikidze
Georgian, Russian
 

Nils Gustaf DalénNils Gustaf Dalén
Swedish
 

Sir James Matthew BarrieSir James Matthew Barrie
Welsh
 
John Davison Rockefeller, Jr.John Davison Rockefeller, Jr.
American
 

Edgar Watson HoweEdgar Watson Howe
American
 
Sir. James Matthew BarrieSir. James Matthew Barrie
British, Scottish, Welsh
 

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