Famous People Who Died In 1938

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1938. This list includes people like Robert Johnson, Muhammad Iqbal, Clarence Darrow, Jane Toppan, Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, journalists, poets and philosophers who died in 1938. This list includes people from United States, Russia, Germany & France and many more countries.

Robert JohnsonRobert Johnson
American
Musician, Songwriter
Muhammad IqbalMuhammad Iqbal
Pakistani
Poet & Philosopher

Yakov YurovskyYakov Yurovsky
Russian
Soviet Era Executioner

Clarence DarrowClarence Darrow
American
Lawyer

Jane ToppanJane Toppan
American
Serial killer
James Weldon JohnsonJames Weldon Johnson
American
Author

Typhoid Mary Typhoid Mary
Irish, American
Asymptomatic carrier of typhoid fever

Carl von OssietzkyCarl von Ossietzky
German
German Pacifist & Nobel Peace Prize Winner

Pearl WhitePearl White
American
Actress
Alma GluckAlma Gluck
American
Soprano

Charles Édouard GuillaumeCharles Édouard Guillaume
Swiss
Discoverer of Invar and Elinvar
Benjamin CardozoBenjamin Cardozo
American
Jurist

Mustafa Kemal AtaturkMustafa Kemal Ataturk
Turkish
Founder of the Republic of Turkey,

Georges MélièsGeorges Méliès
French
Actor, Film director, Animator, Film editor,
Maud of WalesMaud of Wales
Norwegian, British
Queen

Edmund HusserlEdmund Husserl
Austrian, Czech, German
Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher
Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
Russian
Russian Politician

Alexei RykovAlexei Rykov
Politician

Linda HazzardLinda Hazzard
American
physician
Grey OwlGrey Owl
Canadian, British
Writer, Novelist

Bhupinder Singh of PatialaBhupinder Singh of Patiala
Indian
Cricketer
Corneliu Zelea CodreanuCorneliu Zelea Codreanu
Romanian
Politician, Essayist

E. C. SegarE. C. Segar
American
Comics artist, Screenwriter, Writer

Ernst Ludwig KirchnerErnst Ludwig Kirchner
German
Painter, Sculptor

Béla KunBéla Kun
Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Journalist
Warner OlandWarner Oland
Swedish, American
Actor, Film actor
Suzanne ValadonSuzanne Valadon
French
Painter, Art model, Model

Osip MandelstamOsip Mandelstam
Polish, Russian
Poet, Writer, Translator, Literary critic,

George DaytonGeorge Dayton
American
Entrepreneur

Feodor ChaliapinFeodor Chaliapin
French, Russian
Russian opera singer
Lev ShestovLev Shestov
Russian
philosopher, university teacher

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César VallejoCésar Vallejo
Peruvian
Poet, Writer, Playwright, Translator, Journalist

Vasily BlyukherVasily Blyukher
Russian
Military commander

Reginald JohnstonReginald Johnston
Scottish
Politician, Diplomat, Teacher

Alfonsina StorniAlfonsina Storni
Argentinian
Poet, Journalist, diarist
Jigoro KanoJigoro Kano
Japanese
Educator, Athlete

Nikolai KondratievNikolai Kondratiev
Russian
economist
Robert WieneRobert Wiene
Film director, Screenwriter

Edmund LandauEdmund Landau
German
Mathematician, University teacher

Bruno TautBruno Taut
German
Architect, Urban planner
Andrei BubnovAndrei Bubnov
Russian
politician

George Ellery HaleGeorge Ellery Hale
American
Astronomer, Journalist
Valery ChkalovValery Chkalov
Russian
Pilot

Cyril Vladimirovich, Grand Duke of RussiaCyril Vladimirovich, Grand Duke of Russia
Russian
 

Isabelo de los ReyesIsabelo de los Reyes
Filipino
Linguist, Journalist, Trade unionist

Hans Christian GramHans Christian Gram
Danish
Physician, Bacteriologist, University teacher,

Ernst BarlachErnst Barlach
German
Sculptor, Printmaker, Writer, Playwright, Painter
Constantin StanislavskiConstantin Stanislavski
Russian
 

Nikolai TrubetzkoyNikolai Trubetzkoy
Austrian
Russian linguist

Christian Lous LangeChristian Lous Lange
Norwegian
Historian, Political scientist, Writer

Aleksandr KuprinAleksandr Kuprin
Russian
Russian writer
Harvey Samuel FirestoneHarvey Samuel Firestone
American
Entrepreneur

Samuel AlexanderSamuel Alexander
Australian
British philosopher
William Henry PickeringWilliam Henry Pickering
American
Astronomer

William SternWilliam Stern
German
psychologist, writer, university teacher

William JacksonWilliam Jackson
Canadian
Politician
Faustyna KowalskaFaustyna Kowalska
Polish
Saint

William McDougallWilliam McDougall
British
psychologist, university teacher
Thomas Clayton WolfeThomas Clayton Wolfe
American
 

Alfonso, Prince of AsturiasAlfonso, Prince of Asturias
Spanish
Prince of Asturias

Edwin H. HallEdwin H. Hall
American
 
Branislav NušićBranislav Nušić
Serbian
Playwright

Horace G. HutchinsonHorace G. Hutchinson
Norwegian
 
Karel ČapekKarel Čapek
Czech
Writer