Famous People Who Died In 1941

Discover the most famous people died who died in the year 1941. This list includes people like Rabindranath Tagore, Lou Gehrig, Virginia Woolf, James Joyce, Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include poets, artists, political leaders and novelists who died in 1941. This list includes people from Germany, United States, United Kingdom & France and many more countries.

Rabindranath TagoreRabindranath Tagore
Indian
Poet and Author
Virginia WoolfVirginia Woolf
British
Novelist

James JoyceJames Joyce
Irish
Writer

Lou GehrigLou Gehrig
American
Baseball Player

Robert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-PowellRobert Baden-Powell, 1st Baron Baden-Powell
British
Founder of the Scout Movement

Alfonso XIII of SpainAlfonso XIII of Spain
Spanish
King of Spain
Maximilian KolbeMaximilian Kolbe
Polish
Friar

Frederick BantingFrederick Banting
Canadian
Discoverer of Insulin

Henri BergsonHenri Bergson
French
Philosopher and Writer
Louis BrandeisLouis Brandeis
American
Former Lawyer & US Supreme Court Associate Justice

Amy JohnsonAmy Johnson
British
Aviator
Wilhelm IIWilhelm II
German
Emperor of Germany

Louis ChevroletLouis Chevrolet
Swiss, American
Founder of the Chevrolet Motor Car Company

Gutzon BorglumGutzon Borglum
American
Sculptor

Banjo PatersonBanjo Paterson
Australian
Poet

Sherwood AndersonSherwood Anderson
American
Writer
Ernest Everett JustErnest Everett Just
American
Biologist

Annie Jump CannonAnnie Jump Cannon
American
Astronomer

Walther NernstWalther Nernst
German
Physicist and Chemist

Amrita ShergilAmrita Shergil
Indian
Indian painter
Paul SabatierPaul Sabatier
French
Chemist

Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton
American
Pianist, Bandleader, Composer, Conductor, Jazz
Abe RelesAbe Reles
American
Mobster

Ioannis MetaxasIoannis Metaxas
Greek
Politician, Officer, Military personnel

Ernst UdetErnst Udet
German
Aviator, Officer, Actor
Ignacy Jan PaderewskiIgnacy Jan Paderewski
Ukrainian, American
Former Prime Minister of Poland

El LissitzkyEl Lissitzky
Russian
painter, architect, graphic designer,
Günther PrienGünther Prien
German
Officer, Submariner

Bruno MussoliniBruno Mussolini
Aviator

Robert DelaunayRobert Delaunay
French
Painter, Artist
James George FrazerJames George Frazer
British
Anthropologist, Writer, Historian, Mythographer

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Werner MöldersWerner Mölders
German
Fighter pilot
William Gibbs McAdooWilliam Gibbs McAdoo
American
Politician

Marina TsvetaevaMarina Tsvetaeva
Russian, Russian
Poet, Writer

Arthur EvansArthur Evans
British
Archaeologist

Werner SombartWerner Sombart
German
Economist, Sociologist, University teacher
Benjamin Lee WhorfBenjamin Lee Whorf
American
Anthropologist, Linguist
Gottfried FederGottfried Feder
German
Economist, Politician, University teacher

Maurice LeblancMaurice Leblanc
French
Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer

Helen MorganHelen Morgan
American
Actress

Minnie VautrinMinnie Vautrin
American
Missionary
Zoya KosmodemyanskayaZoya Kosmodemyanskaya
Russian, Russian
Activist

Harry M. DaughertyHarry M. Daugherty
American
Attorney General

Franz von WerraFranz von Werra
Swiss, German
Fighter pilot, Aviator

Nigel GresleyNigel Gresley
British
Engineer

Evelyn UnderhillEvelyn Underhill
British
Writer
Gus KahnGus Kahn
American
Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist, Film score

Chris WatsonChris Watson
Australian, Chilean
Politician, Trade unionist
Émile NelliganÉmile Nelligan
Canadian
Poet

Edwin S. PorterEdwin S. Porter
American
Film Producer

Josef JakobsJosef Jakobs
German
Double agent
Christian RakovskyChristian Rakovsky
Bulgarian
Military physician, Politician, Diplomat,

Alexej von JawlenskyAlexej von Jawlensky
German, Russian
painter
Tullio Levi-CivitaTullio Levi-Civita
Mathematician

Gaetano MoscaGaetano Mosca
Italian
Political scientist

Elizabeth von ArnimElizabeth von Arnim
German, British
Writer, Novelist

Frank BridgeFrank Bridge
British
Composer, Conductor, Music educator

J. Stuart BlacktonJ. Stuart Blackton
British
Film Producer
Maximilien LuceMaximilien Luce
French
Painter

Kurt KoffkaKurt Koffka
German
Psychologist, University teacher

Rudolf HilferdingRudolf Hilferding
Austrian, German
Economist, Politician, Writer

Julian EltingeJulian Eltinge
American
Actor
Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
French
Painter, Poet, Writer

Willis Van DevanterWillis Van Devanter
American
Jurist
Karin BoyeKarin Boye
Swedish
Writer, Poet, Novelist, Literary critic,

Hans SpemannHans Spemann
German
Embryologist

C. F. A. VoyseyC. F. A. Voysey
British
Architect
Catherine RadziwillCatherine Radziwill
Polish
Writer

Dmitry MerezhkovskyDmitry Merezhkovsky
Russian
Novelist
James Allen WardJames Allen Ward
New Zealander
 

William SulzerWilliam Sulzer
American
Politician

Hans DrieschHans Driesch
German
Biologist
Simon DubnowSimon Dubnow
Belarusian, Russian
Historian

Nicolae TitulescuNicolae Titulescu
Romanian
Diplomat
Tom MannTom Mann
British
Public Speaker

Aribert MogAribert Mog
German
Actor

Louis D. BrandeisLouis D. Brandeis
American
Judge

George Lyman KittredgeGeorge Lyman Kittredge
American
musicologist, literary critic, journalist
Jiří OrtenJiří Orten
Czech
Writer, Poet
Sir Hugh WalpoleSir Hugh Walpole
New Zealander, British
Novelist

Eduard Freiherr von Böhm-ErmolliEduard Freiherr von Böhm-Ermolli
Czech, Italian
Austrian general

Thomas Raymond KellyThomas Raymond Kelly
American
 

Edward Rydz-ŚmigłyEdward Rydz-Śmigły
Polish, Ukrainian
Polish Politician