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.

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

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

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

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

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,

Thomas Clayton WolfeThomas Clayton Wolfe
American
Novelist
Georges MélièsGeorges Méliès
French
Actor, Film director, Animator, Film editor,

Edmund HusserlEdmund Husserl
Austrian, Czech, German
Mathematician, Philosopher, University teacher
Maud of WalesMaud of Wales
Norwegian, British
Queen

Nikolai BukharinNikolai Bukharin
Russian
Russian Politician

Linda HazzardLinda Hazzard
American
physician
Alexei RykovAlexei Rykov
Politician

Grey OwlGrey Owl
Canadian, British
Writer, Novelist
Ernst Ludwig KirchnerErnst Ludwig Kirchner
German
Painter, Sculptor

Bhupinder Singh of PatialaBhupinder Singh of Patiala
Indian
Cricketer

Corneliu Zelea CodreanuCorneliu Zelea Codreanu
Romanian
Politician, Essayist

Karl KautskyKarl Kautsky
Czech, German
Philosopher
E. C. SegarE. C. Segar
American
Comics artist, Screenwriter, Writer
Béla KunBéla Kun
Hungarian
Politician, Diplomat, Journalist

King OliverKing Oliver
American
Musician

Warner OlandWarner Oland
Swedish, American
Actor, Film actor

Zitkala-SaZitkala-Sa
American
Writer
Suzanne ValadonSuzanne Valadon
French
Painter, Art model, Model

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

George DaytonGeorge Dayton
American
Entrepreneur

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

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

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
Constantin StanislavskiConstantin Stanislavski
Russian
 

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

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
Nikolai TrubetzkoyNikolai Trubetzkoy
Austrian
Russian linguist

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 JacksonWilliam Jackson
Canadian
Politician

William SternWilliam Stern
German
psychologist, writer, university teacher

Faustyna KowalskaFaustyna Kowalska
Polish
Saint
Genrikh Grigoryevich YagodaGenrikh Grigoryevich Yagoda
Russian
Official

William McDougallWilliam McDougall
British
psychologist, university teacher
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